Battle Bunny, written by Jon Scieszka and Mac
Barnett, illustrated by Matthew Myers, and published by Simon & Schuster, is the winner of the 2014
Gryphon Award for Children’s Literature.
The Gryphon Award, which includes a $1,000 prize, is given
annually by the Center for Children’s Books. This year’s committee was chaired
by Deborah Stevenson, director of the Center for Children’s Books, and Kate
Quealy-Gainer, assistant editor of the Bulletin of the Center for Children’s