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2007 Vice-President of the National Children's Book and Literacy Alliance


Bread and Roses, Too

New York Public Library Best Books for Teen Age, 2007
Bank Street Best Children's Books of the Year, 2007
VOYA's 2006 Top Shelf Fiction for Middle School Readers
Notable Social Studies Trade Book for Young People, 2007
Christopher Award, 2006
Parents' Choice Gold Medal, Fall 2006, Historical Fiction


The Same Stuff as Stars

Co-winner of the Paterson Prize 2003
Honor Book for The Red Mitten, Judy Lopez Memorial, and Jane Addams Awards 2003


Preacher's Boy

Parents' Choice 1999 Story Book Award
Jefferson Cup of Virginia Library Association


Jip, His Story

The Scott O'Dell Award for Historical Fiction 1997
Parents' Choice 1996 Story Book Award
Parents' Choice 1999 Paperback Book Honor


Flip-Flop Girl

ALA Notable Children's Book
School Library Journal Best Book
American Bookseller Spring Pick of the Lists for Middle Readers
New York Public Library - 100 titles for Reading and Sharing


Lyddie

Honor Book of the International Board of Books for Young People 1994
ALA Best Book for Young Adults
ALA Notable Children's Book
American Bookseller Pick of the Lists
IBBY Honor Book


The Tale of the Mandarin Ducks

Boston Globe/Horn Book Picture Book Award 1991
The New York Times Ten Best Illustrated Books
American Bookseller Pick of the Lists
Booklist Editors' Choice


Park's Quest

American Bookseller Pick of the Lists
NCSS_CBC Notable Children's Trade Book in the Field of Social Studies
IRA-CBC Children's Choice
Learning Choice
Library of Congress Books for Children
Child Study Assocation Children's Books of the Year
The Horn Book Fanfare Honor List


The Tongue-Cut Sparrow

Parent's Choice Award
NCSS-CBC Notable Children's Trade Book in the Field of Social Studies
IRA-CBC Children's Choice
Child Study Association Children's Books of the Year
CCBC Choice
Library of Congress Books for Children


Come Sing, Jimmy Jo

Parents' Choice Award
School Library Journal Best Books
CCBC Choice Booklist Editors' Choice


Rebels of the Heavenly Kingdom

Parents' Choice Award
NCSS-CBC Notable Children's Trade Book in the Field of Social Studies
Child Study Assoc. Children's Books of the Year


Jacob Have I Loved

Newbery Medal 1981
ALA Notable Children's Book 1976-1980
School Library Journal Best Books of 1980
Best of the 80's YA Novels (English Journal)
Best of the 80's (ALA Booklist)


The Great Gilly Hopkins

National Book Award 1979
Newbery Honor Award 1979
Honor Book, Jane Addams Children's Book Awards 1979
Christopher Award, 1979
American Library Association Notable Children's Books 1978
School Library Journal Best book of 1978


Bridge to Terabithia

Janusz Korczak Medal (Poland) 1981
Silver Pencil Award (Netherlands) 1981
Newbery Medal 1978
ALA Notable Children's Books 1977
School Library Journal Best Book of 1977
Lewis Carroll Shelf Award, 1978
Le Grand Prix des Jeunes Lecturs (France), 1986
1986 Colorado Blue Spruce Young Adult Book Award


The Master Puppeteer

National Book Award for Children's Literature 1977
Edgar Allen Poe Special Award, Mystery Writers of America 1977
Citation from The Puppeteers of America, Inc. 1978
ALA Notable Children's Books 1976
School Library Journal Best Book of Spring, 1976


Of Nightingales that Weep

Phoenix Award Children's Literature Association 1994
ALA Notable Children's Books 1974





 
 

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