Award Name : Odyssey Award
Year of Award : 2015
Award for : Books
Location : Queens, New York, United States
Christopher Myers is an American writer and illustrator of children's books. In 1998, Myers won a Caldecott Honor for his illustrations in Harlem.The following year, he wrote and illustrated Black Cat, a book that received a Coretta Scott King Award (2000).In addition to writing and illustrating his own stories, Myers often illustrates books written by his father Walter Dean Myers. Some of Christopher's books feature lies and tall tales.He won Odyssey Award in 2015 for H.O.R.S.E. A Game of Basketball and Imagination.