One of the many literary prizes connected to the African continent is the Children’s Africana Book Award. Every year this prize is awarded. Previous winner include the South African bishop Desmond Tutu. The prize originates in the United States of America. This year the prize is awarded to the book Grandma’s List. This book has been written by Portia Dery, a writer from Ghana, in cooperation with the South African artist Toby Newsome. In this article you will find more information.