Newbery Award Winners

The Newbery Medal was named for eighteenth-century British bookseller John Newbery. It is awarded annually by the Association for Library Services to Children, a division of the American Library Association, to the author of the most distinguished contribution to American literature for children. For more information check out ALA's Official Newbery Medal Home Page.

(Note: Call numbers given are all in the Curriculum Center of the Foley Center Library.)
2010 Stead, Rebecca When you Reach Me
PZ4.S7932 W43 2009
2009 Hoose, Phillip Claudetter Colvin: Twice Toward Justice not available in Foley
2008 Kelly, Jacqueline The Evolution of Calpurnia Tate
no call number available
2007 Lin, Grace Where the Mountain Meets the Moon
No call number available
2006 Perkins, Lynne Rae Criss Cross PZ4.P47 C75 2005
2005 Kadohata, Cynthia Kira-Kira PZ4.K33 K57 2004
2004 DiCamillo, Kate The Tale of Despereaux: Being the Story of a Mouse, a Princess, Some Soup, and a Spool of Thread PZ3.D53T35 2003
2003 Avi Crispin: the Cross of Lead PZ4.A94C75 2002
2002 Park, Linda Sue A Single Shard PZ3.P3726S56 2001
2001 Peck, Richard A Year Down Yonder PZ4.P42Y43 2000
2000 Curtis, Christopher Paul Bud, Not Buddy PZ4.C87B83 1999
1999 Sachar, Louise Holes PZ3.S214H65
1998 Hesse, Karen Out of the Dust PZ4.H47O9
1997 Konigsburg, E.L. The View from Saturday PZ3.K66V5
1996 Cushman , Karen The Midwife's Apprentice PZ3.C873M5
1995 Creech, Sharon Walk Two Moons PZ3.C735W3
1994 Lowry, Lois The Giver PZ4.L68G5
1993 Rylant, Cynthia Missing May PZ3.R94M5
1992 Naylor, Phillis Reynolds Shiloh PZ3.N33S4
1991 Spinelli, Jerry Maniac Magee PZ3.S6944.M36
1990 Lowry, Lois Number the Stars PZ3.L688N85
1989 Fleischman, Paul Joyful Noise: Poems for Two Voices PS3556.L42268J69
1988 Freedman, Russel Lincoln, A Photobiography E457.905.F73
1987 Fleischman, Sid The Whipping Boy PZ3.F556W5
1986 MacLachain, Patricia Sarah, Plain and Tall PZ3.M328S37
1985 McKinley, Robin The Hero and the Crown PZ4.M395H4
1984 Cleary, Beverly Dear Mr. Henshaw PZ3.C54D42
1983 Voigt, Cynthia Dicey's Song PZ3.V64D5
1982 Willard A Visit to William Blake's Inn: Poems
for Innocent and Experienced Travelers
1981 Paterson, Katherine Jacob I Have Loved PZ3.P379J3
1980 Blos, Joan W. A Gathering of Days:
A New England Girl's Journal
1979 Raskin, Ellen The Westing Game PZ4.R375W4
1978 Paterson, Katherine Bridge to Terabithia PZ3.P379B74
1977 Taylor, Mildred Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry PZ3.T395R65
1976 Cooper, Susan The Grey King PZ3.C686G73
1975 Hamilton, Virginia M.C. Higgins the Great PZ3.H35M2
1974 Fox, Paula The Slave Dancer PZ3.F69S59
1973 George, Jean Craighead Julie of the Wolves PZ3.G46J85
1972 O'Brien, Robert C. Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH PZ3.027M7
1971 Byars, Betsy Summer of the Swans PZ3.B92S95
1970 Armstrong, William H. Sounder PZ3.A753S68
1969 Alexander, Lloyd The High King PZ8.A37H5
1968 Konigsburg, E.L. From the Mixed-Up Files
of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler
1967 Hunt, Irene Up a Road Slowly PZ3.H894U6
1966 de Trevino, Elizabeth B. I, Juan de Pareja PZ3.T73I2
1965 Wojciechowska, Maia Shadow of a Bull PZ3.W623S52
1964 Neville, Emily Chene It's Like This, Cat PZ3.N485I87
1963 L'Engle, Madeleine A Wrinkle in Time PZ3.L46W74
1962 Speare, Elizabeth The Bronze Bow PZ3.S693B76
1961 O'Dell, Scott Island of the Blue Dolphins PZ3.O33I85
1960 Krumgold, Joseph Onion John PZ3.K78O54
1959 Speare, Elizabeth G. The Witch of Blackbird Pond PZ3.S693W5
1958 Keith, Harold Rifles for Watie PZ3.K443R5
1957 Sorensen, Virginia E. Miracles on Maple Hill PZ3.S687M57
1956 Latham, Jean Lee Carry On, Mr. Bowditch PZ3.L379C37
1955 de Jong, Meindert The Wheel on the School PZ3.D42W5
1954 Krumgold, Joseph And Now Miguel PZ3.K78A52
1953 Clark, Ann Nolan Secret of the Andes PZ3.C52S428
1952 Estes, Eleanor Ginger Pye PZ3.E879G5
1951 Yates, Elizabeth Amos Fortune, Free Man E185.97.F73Y3
1950 de Angeli, Marguerite The Door in the Wall PZ3.D419D66
1949 Henry, Marguerite King of the Wind PZ3.H46K56
1948 du Bois, William Pene The Twenty-One Balloons PZ4.D824T89
1947 Bailey, Carolyn S. Miss Hickory PZ3.B34M5
1946 Lenski, Lois Strawberry Girl PZ3.L467S7
1945 Lawson, Robert Rabbit Hill PZ3.L44R3
1944 Forbes, Esther Johnny Tremain PZ3.F67J6
1943 Gray, Elizabeth Janet Adam of the Road PZ3.V56A3
1942 Edmonds, Walter D. The Matchlock Gun PZ3.E35M3
1941 Sperry, Armstrong Call it Courage PZ8.1.S75C3
1940 Daugherty, James Daniel Boone not available in Foley
1939 Enright, Elizabeth Thimble Summer PZ3.E57T49
1938 Seredy, Kate The White Stag PZ8.1.S457W5
1937 Sawyer, Ruth Roller Skates PZ3.S287R6
1936 Brink, Carol R. Caddie Woodlawn PZ3.B74C32
1935 Shannon, Monica Dobry not available in Foley
1934 Meigs, Cornelia Invincible Louisa PS1018.M4
1933 Lewis, Elizabeth
Young Fu of the Upper Yangtze PZ3.L489Y6
1932 Armer, Laura Adams Waterless Mountain PZ3.A75W3
1931 Coatsworth, Elizabeth The Cat Who Went to Heaven PZ3.C627C3
1930 Field, Rachael Hitty, Her First Hundred Years PZ3.F49H5
1929 Kelly, Eric P. The Trumpeter of Krakow PZ3.K4498T7
1928 Mukerji, Dhan Gopal Gay-Neck, the Story of a Pigeon QL795.B57M8
1927 James, Will Smoky the Cowhorse QL795.H7J3
1926 Chrisman, Arthur B. Shen of the Sea PZ3.C495S5
1925 Finger, Charles J. Tales from Silver Lands PZ8.F49T3
1924 Charles B. Hawes The Dark Frigate PZ3.H385D3
1923 Hugh Lofting The Story of Dr. Dolittle PZ3.L633S765
1922 van Loon, Hendrik
The Story of Mankind D21.V3