Bringing the multicultural, creative spirit of Ezra Jack Keats
into children's lives and literature
April 2017
We're going to the EJK Book Award ceremony—and the Emmys!
Peter's a TV Star!

The Snowy Day, Amazon's holiday special, has been nominated for five Daytime Emmys, including Outstanding Preschool Children's Animated Program!

The EJK Interviews

Read what New Writer Jeri Watts and New Illustrator Micha Archer told us about their work and winning the EJK Book Award. Coming soon: Award ceremony highlights

Thanks for Your Submissions 

We received a bumper crop of Mini-Grant proposals this year, and everyone who applied will hear from us next month. Best of luck to all!

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And the Winners Are....

The Atlanta EJK Bookmaking Competition got off to a blazing start this year.  Who were the inaugural winners? Take a look! Next up: San Francisco awards, April 9.

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Ezra Jack Keats Story & Craft
@ Brooklyn Public Library
Free Keats book!
Thursday, April 20, 4  p.m.
Central Library , Grand Army Plaza