2021 NSK Neustadt Prize Announced
Author Cynthia Leitich Smith has been named the winner of the 2021 NSK Neustadt Prize for Children’s Literature. Leitich Smith lives in Austin, Tex., and is a citizen of the Muscogee Creek Nation. Awarded in alternating years with the Neustadt International Prize for Literature, the NSK Prize recognizes outstanding achievement in the world of children’s and YA literature. Winners are awarded $35,000, a silver medallion and a certificate of recognition. For more information, click here.