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Booklist: Newbery Winners and Honors

I have read the titles in bold.
I highly recommend the titles in italics.

2008    Laura Amy Schlitz    Good Masters! Sweet Ladies!: Voices From a Medieval Village
2007    Susan Patron    The Higher Power of Lucky
2006    Lynne Rae Perkins    Criss Cross
2005    Cynthia Kadohata    Kira-Kira
2004    Kate DiCamillo    The Tale of Despereaux

2003    Avi    Crispin: The Cross of Lead
2002    Linda Sue Park    A Single Shard
2001    Richard Peck    A Year Down Yonder
2000    Christopher Paul Curtis    Bud, Not Buddy
1999    Louis Sachar    Holes
1998    Karen Hesse    Out of the Dust
1997    E. L. Konigsburg    The View from Saturday
1996    Karen Cushman    The Midwife's Apprentice
1995    Sharon Creech    Walk Two Moons
1994    Lois Lowry    The Giver
1993    Cynthia Rylant    Missing May
1992    Phyllis Reynolds Naylor    Shiloh
1991    Jerry Spinelli    Maniac Magee
1990    Lois Lowry    Number the Stars

1989    Paul Fleischman    Joyful Noise: Poems for Two Voices
1988    Russell Freedman    Lincoln: A Photobiography
1987    Sid Fleischman    The Whipping Boy
1986    Patricia MacLachlan    Sarah, Plain and Tall
1985    Robin McKinley    The Hero and the Crown
1984    Beverly Cleary    Dear Mr. Henshaw
1983    Cynthia Voigt    Dicey's Song

1982    Nancy Willard    A Visit to William Blake's Inn
1981    Katherine Paterson    Jacob Have I Loved
1980    Joan Blos    A Gathering of Days: A New England Girl's Journal
1979    Ellen Raskin    The Westing Game
1978    Katherine Paterson    Bridge to Terabithia

1977    Mildred Taylor    Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry
1976    Susan Cooper    The Grey King
1975    Virginia Hamilton    M. C. Higgins, the Great
1974    Paula Fox    The Slave Dancer
1973    Jean Craighead George    Julie of the Wolves
1972    Robert C. O'Brien    Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH
1971    Betsy Byars    Summer of the Swans
1970    William H. Armstrong    Sounder
1969    Lloyd Alexander    The High King
1968    E. L. Konigsburg    From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler
1967    Irene Hunt    Up a Road Slowly
1966    Elizabeth Borton de Treviño    I, Juan de Pareja
1965    Maia Wojciechowska    Shadow of a Bull
1964    Emily Cheney Neville    It's Like This, Cat
1963    Madeleine L'Engle    A Wrinkle in Time

1962    Elizabeth George Speare    The Bronze Bow
1961    Scott O'Dell    Island of the Blue Dolphins
1960    Joseph Krumgold    Onion John
1959    Elizabeth George Speare    The Witch of Blackbird Pond
1958    Harold Keith    Rifles for Watie
1957    Virginia Sorenson    Miracles on Maple Hill
1956    Jean Lee Latham    Carry On, Mr. Bowditch
1955    Meindert DeJong    The Wheel on the School
1954    Joseph Krumgold    ...And Now Miguel
1953    Ann Nolan Clark    Secret of the Andes
1952    Eleanor Estes    Ginger Pye
1951    Elizabeth Yates    Amos Fortune, Free Man
1950    Marguerite de Angeli    The Door in the Wall
1949    Marguerite Henry    King of the Wind
1948    William Pène du Bois    The Twenty-One Balloons
1947    Carolyn Sherwin Bailey    Miss Hickory
1946    Lois Lenski    Strawberry Girl
1945    Robert Lawson    Rabbit Hill
1944    Esther Forbes    Johnny Tremain
1943    Elizabeth Gray Vining    Adam of the Road
1942    Walter D. Edmonds    The Matchlock Gun
1941    Armstrong Sperry    Call It Courage
1940    James Daugherty    Daniel Boone
1939    Elizabeth Enright    Thimble Summer
1938    Kate Seredy    The White Stag
1937    Ruth Sawyer    Roller Skates
1936    Carol Ryrie Brink    Caddie Woodlawn
1935    Monica Shannon    Dobry
1934    Cornelia Meigs    Invincible Louisa
1933    Elizabeth Foreman Lewis    Young Fu of the Upper Yangtze
1932    Laura Adams Armer    Waterless Mountain
1931    Elizabeth Coatsworth    The Cat Who Went to Heaven
1930    Rachel Field    Hitty, Her First Hundred Years
1929    Eric P. Kelly    The Trumpeter of Krakow
1928    Dhan Gopal Mukerji    Gay Neck, the Story of a Pigeon
1927    Will James    Smoky the Cow Horse
1926    Arthur Bowie Chrisman    Shen of the Sea
1925    Charles Finger    Tales from Silver Lands
1924    Charles Hawes    The Dark Frigate
1923    Hugh Lofting    The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle
1922    Hendrik Willem van Loon    The Story of Mankind

Elijah of Buxton by Christopher Paul Curtis
The Wednesday Wars by Gary D. Schmidt

Feathers by Jacqueline Woodson


Penny from Heaven by Jennifer L. Holm
Hattie Big Sky by Kirby Larson
Rules by Cynthia Lord


Whittington by Alan Armstrong
Hitler Youth: Growing Up in Hitler's Shadow by Susan Campbell Bartoletti Nonfiction, an imprint of Scholastic
Princess Academy by Shannon Hale
Show Way by Jacqueline Woodson


Al Capone Does My Shirts by Gennifer Choldenko
The Voice that Challenged a Nation: Marian Anderson and the Struggle for Equal Rights by Russell Freedman
Lizzie Bright and the Buckminster Boy by Gary D. Schmidt


Olive's Ocean by Kevin Henkes
An American Plague: The True and Terrifying Story of the Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1793 by Jim Murphy


The House of the Scorpion by Nancy Farmer
Pictures of Hollis Woods by Patricia Reilly Giff
Hoot by Carl Hiaasen
A Corner of the Universe by Ann M. Martin
Surviving the Applewhites by Stephanie S. Tolan


Everything on a Waffle by Polly Horvath
Carver: A Life In Poems by Marilyn Nelson


Hope Was Here by Joan Bauer
Because of Winn-Dixie by Kate DiCamillo

Joey Pigza Loses Control by Jack Gantos
The Wanderer by Sharon Creech


Getting Near to Baby by Audrey Couloumbis
Our Only May Amelia by Jennifer L. Holm
26 Fairmount Avenue by Tomie dePaola


A Long Way from Chicago by Richard Peck


Ella Enchanted by Gail Carson Levine
Lily's Crossing by Patricia Reilly Giff

Wringer by Jerry Spinelli


A Girl Named Disaster by Nancy Farmer Richard Jackson
The Moorchild by Eloise McGraw Margaret
The Thief by Megan Whalen Turner
Belle Prater's Boy by Ruth White


What Jamie Saw by Carolyn Coman
The Watsons Go to Birmingham - 1963 by Christopher Paul Curtis
Yolonda's Genius by Carol Fenner Margaret K.
The Great Fire by Jim Murphy


Catherine, Called Birdy by Karen Cushman Clarion
The Ear, the Eye and the Arm by Nancy Farmer Jackson


Crazy Lady by Jane Leslie Conly
Dragon's Gate by Laurence Yep
Eleanor Roosevelt: A Life of Discovery by Russell Freedman


What Hearts by Bruce Brooks
The Dark-thirty: Southern Tales of the Supernatural by Patricia McKissack
Somewhere in the Darkness by Walter Dean Myers


Nothing But The Truth: a Documentary Novel by Avi Jackson
The Wright Brothers: How They Invented the Airplane by Russell Freedman Holiday House


The True Confessions of Charlotte Doyle by Avi Jackson


Afternoon of the Elves by Janet Taylor Lisle Jackson
Shabanu, Daughter of the Wind by Suzanne Fisher Staples
The Winter Room by Gary Paulsen Jackson


In The Beginning: Creation Stories from Around the World by Virginia Hamilton
Scorpions by Walter Dean Myers


After The Rain by Norma Fox Mazer
Hatchet by Gary Paulsen


A Fine White Dust by Cynthia Rylant
On My Honor by Marion Dane Bauer
Volcano: The Eruption and Healing of Mount St. Helens by Patricia Lauber


Commodore Perry In the Land of the Shogun by Rhoda Blumberg Lothrop
Dogsong by Gary Paulsen


Like Jake and Me by Mavis Jukes
The Moves Make the Man by Bruce Brooks
One-Eyed Cat by Paula Fox


The Sign of the Beaver by Elizabeth George Speare
A Solitary Blue by Cynthia Voigt
Sugaring Time by Kathryn Lasky
The Wish Giver by Bill Brittain


Doctor DeSoto by William Steig
Graven Images by Paul Fleischman
Homesick: My Own Story by Jean Fritz
Sweet Whispers, Brother Rush by Virginia Hamilton


Ramona Quimby, Age 8 by Beverly Cleary
Upon the Head of the Goat: A Childhood in Hungary 1939-1944 by Aranka Siegal
The Blue Sword by Robin McKinley


The Fledgling by Jane Langton
A Ring of Endless Light by Madeleine L'Engle


The Road from Home: The Story of an Armenian Girl by David Kherdian


The Great Gilly Hopkins by Katherine Paterson Crowell


Ramona and Her Father by Beverly Cleary
Anpao: An American Indian Odyssey by Jamake Highwater


Abel's Island by William Steig
A String in the Harp by Nancy Bond


The Hundred Penny Box by Sharon Bell Mathis
Dragonwings by Laurence Yep


Figgs & Phantoms by Ellen Raskin Dutton
My Brother Sam is Dead by James Lincoln Collier & Christopher Collier
The Perilous Gard by Elizabeth Marie Pope
Philip Hall Likes Me, I Reckon Maybe by Bette Greene


The Dark is Rising by Susan Cooper


Frog and Toad Together by Arnold Lobel
The Upstairs Room by Johanna Reiss Crowell
The Witches of Worm by Zilpha Keatley Snyder


Incident At Hawk's Hill by Allan W. Eckert
The Planet of Junior Brown by Virginia Hamilton
The Tombs of Atuan by Ursula K. Le Guin
Annie and the Old One by Miska Miles
The Headless Cupid by Zilpha Keatley Snyder


Knee Knock Rise by Natalie Babbitt
Enchantress From the Stars by Sylvia Louise Engdahl
Sing Down the Moon by Scott O'Dell


Our Eddie by Sulamith Ish-Kishor Pantheon
The Many Ways of Seeing: An Introduction to the Pleasures of Art by Janet Gaylord Moore
Journey Outside by Mary Q. Steele


To Be a Slave by Julius Lester
When Shlemiel Went to Warsaw and Other Stories by Isaac Bashevis Singer


Jennifer, Hecate, Macbeth, William McKinley, and Me, Elizabeth by E. L. Konigsburg
The Black Pearl by Scott O'Dell
The Fearsome Inn by Isaac Bashevis Singer
The Egypt Game by Zilpha Keatley Snyder


The King's Fifth by Scott O'Dell
Zlateh The Goat and Other Stories by Isaac Bashevis Singer
The Jazz Man by Mary Hays Weik


The Black Cauldron by Lloyd Alexander Holt
The Animal Family by Randall Jarrell Pantheon
The Noonday Friends by Mary Stolz


Across Five Aprils by Irene Hunt Follett


Rascal: A Memoir of a Better Era by Sterling North Dutton
The Loner by Ester Wier McKay


Thistle and Thyme: Tales and Legends from Scotland by Sorche Nic Leodhas, pseud. Leclaire Alger Holt
Men of Athens by Olivia Coolidge


Frontier Living by Edwin Tunis
The Golden Goblet by Eloise Jarvis McGraw Coward
Belling The Tiger by Mary Stolz


America Moves Forward: A History for Peter by Gerald W. Johnson
Old Ramon by Jack Schaefer
The Cricket in Times Square by George Selden, pseud. George Thompson


My Side of the Mountain by Jean Craighead George Dutton
America Is Born: A History for Peter by Gerald W. Johnson
The Gammage Cup by Carol Kendall


The Family Under The Bridge by Natalie Savage Carlson
Along Came A Dog by Meindert DeJong
Chucaro: Wild Pony of the Pampa by Francis Kalnay
The Perilous Road by William O. Steele


The Horsecatcher by Mari Sandoz Westminster
Gone-Away Lake by Elizabeth Enright
The Great Wheel by Robert Lawson
Tom Paine, Freedom's Apostle by Leo Gurko Crowell


Old Yeller by Fred Gipson
The House of Sixty Fathers by Meindert DeJong
Mr. Justice Holmes by Clara Ingram Judson Follett
The Corn Grows Ripe by Dorothy Rhoads
Black Fox of Lorne by Marguerite de Angeli


The Secret River by Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings
The Golden Name Day by Jennie Lindquist
Men, Microscopes, and Living Things by Katherine Shippen


Courage of Sarah Noble by Alice Dalgliesh
Banner In The Sky by James Ullman


All Alone by Claire Huchet Bishop
Shadrach by Meindert DeJong
Hurry Home, Candy by Meindert DeJong
Theodore Roosevelt, Fighting Patriot by Clara Ingram Judson Follett
Magic Maize by Mary & Conrad Buff


Charlotte's Web by E. B. White
Moccasin Trail by Eloise Jarvis McGraw Coward
Red Sails to Capri by Ann Weil
The Bears on Hemlock Mountain by Alice Dalgliesh
Birthdays of Freedom, Vol. 1 by Genevieve Foster


Americans Before Columbus by Elizabeth Baity
Minn of the Mississippi by Holling C. Holling
The Defender by Nicholas Kalashnikoff
The Light at Tern Rock by Julia Sauer
The Apple and the Arrow by Mary & Conrad Buff


Better Known as Johnny Appleseed by Mabel Leigh Hunt
Gandhi, Fighter Without a Sword by Jeanette Eaton
Abraham Lincoln, Friend of the People by Clara Ingram Judson Follett
The Story of Appleby Capple by Anne Parrish


Tree of Freedom by Rebecca Caudill
The Blue Cat of Castle Town by Catherine Coblentz Longmans
Kildee House by Rutherford Montgomery
George Washington by Genevieve Foster
Song of The Pines: A Story of Norwegian Lumbering in Wisconsin by Walter & Marion Havighurst Winston


Seabird by Holling C. Holling
Daughter of the Mountain by Louise Rankin
My Father's Dragon by Ruth S. Gannett
Story of the Negro by Arna Bontemps


Pancakes-Paris by Claire Huchet Bishop
Li Lun, Lad of Courage by Carolyn Treffinger Abingdon
The Quaint and Curious Quest of Johnny Longfoot by Catherine Besterman
The Cow-Tail Switch, and Other West African Stories by Harold Courlander Holt
Misty of Chincoteague by Marguerite Henry


Wonderful Year by Nancy Barnes Messner
Big Tree by Mary & Conrad Buff
The Heavenly Tenants by William Maxwell
The Avion My Uncle Flew by Cyrus Fisher, pseud. Darwin L. Teilhet
The Hidden Treasure of Glaston by Eleanor Jewett


Justin Morgan Had a Horse by Marguerite Henry
The Moved-Outers by Florence Crannell Means
Bhimsa, the Dancing Bear by Christine Weston
New Found World by Katherine Shippen


The Hundred Dresses by Eleanor Estes
The Silver Pencil by Alice Dalgliesh
Abraham Lincoln's World by Genevieve Foster
Lone Journey: The Life of Roger Williams by Jeanetter Eaton


These Happy Golden Years by Laura Ingalls Wilder
Fog Magic by Julia Sauer
Rufus M. by Eleanor Estes
Mountain Born by Elizabeth Yates Coward


The Middle Moffat by Eleanor Estes
Have You Seen Tom Thumb? by Mabel Leigh Hunt


Little Town on the Prairie by Laura Ingalls Wilder
George Washington's World by Genevieve Foster
Indian Captive: The Story of Mary Jemison by Lois Lenski
Down Ryton Water by Eva Roe Gaggin


Blue Willow by Doris Gates
Young Mac of Fort Vancouver by Mary Jane Carr Crowell
The Long Winter by Laura Ingalls Wilder
Nansen by Anna Gertrude Hall


The Singing Tree by Kate Seredy
Runner of the Mountain Tops: The Life of Louis Agassiz by Mabel Robinson
By the Shores of Silver Lake by Laura Ingalls Wilder
Boy with a Pack by Stephen W. Meader


Nino by Valenti Angelo
Mr. Popper's Penguins by Richard & Florence Atwater
Hello the Boat! by Phyllis Crawford Holt
Leader By Destiny: George Washington, Man and Patriot by Jeanette Eaton
Penn by Elizabeth Janet Gray


Pecos Bill by James Cloyd Bowman
Bright Island by Mabel Robinson
On the Banks of Plum Creek by Laura Ingalls Wilder


Phoebe Fairchild: Her Book by Lois Lenski
Whistler's Van by Idwal Jones
The Golden Basket by Ludwig Bemelmans
Winterbound by Margery Bianco Margery Williams
The Codfish Musket by Agnes Hewes
Audubon by Constance Rourke


Honk, the Moose by Phil Stong Dodd
The Good Master by Kate Seredy
Young Walter Scott by Elizabeth Janet Gray
All Sail Set: A Romance of the Flying Cloud by Armstrong Sperry Winston


Pageant of Chinese History by Elizabeth Seeger Longmans
Davy Crockett by Constance Rourke
Day On Skates: The Story of a Dutch Picnic by Hilda van Stockum


The Forgotten Daughter by Caroline Snedeker
Swords of Steel by Elsie Singmaster
ABC Bunny by Wanda Gág Coward
Winged Girl of Knossos by Erik Berry, pseud. Allena Best
New Land by Sarah Schmidt McBride
Big Tree of Bunlahy: Stories of My Own Countryside by Padraic Colum
Glory of the Seas by Agnes Hewes
Apprentice of Florence by Ann Kyle


Swift Rivers by Cornelia Meigs
The Railroad To Freedom: A Story of the Civil War by Hildegarde Swift
Children of the Soil: A Story of Scandinavia by Nora Burglon


The Fairy Circus by Dorothy P. Lathrop
Calico Bush by Rachel Field
Boy of the South Seas by Eunice Tietjens Coward-McCann
Out of the Flame by Eloise Lownsbery Longmans
Jane's Island by Marjorie Allee
Truce of the Wolf and Other Tales of Old Italy by Mary Gould Davis


Floating Island by Anne Parrish
The Dark Star of Itza: The Story of A Pagan Princess by Alida Malkus
Queer Person by Ralph Hubbard
Mountains are Free by Julie Davis Adams Dutton
Spice and the Devil's Cave by Agnes Hewes
Meggy MacIntosh by Elizabeth Janet Gray
Garram the Hunter: A Boy of the Hill Tribes by Herbert Best
Ood-Le-Uk the Wanderer by Alice Lide & Margaret Johansen


A Daughter of the Seine: The Life of Madame Roland by Jeanette Eaton
Pran of Albania by Elizabeth Miller
Jumping-Off Place by Marion Hurd McNeely Longmans
The Tangle-Coated Horse and Other Tales by Ella Young Longmans
Vaino by Julia Davis Adams Dutton
Little Blacknose by Hildegarde Swift


Pigtail of Ah Lee Ben Loo by John Bennett Longmans
Millions of Cats by Wanda Gág Coward
The Boy Who Was by Grace Hallock Dutton
Clearing Weather by Cornelia Meigs
Runaway Papoose by Grace Moon
Tod of the Fens by Elinor Whitney


The Wonder Smith and His Son by Ella Young Longmans
Downright Dencey by Caroline Snedeker

1927 None


The Voyagers: Being Legends and Romances of Atlantic Discovery by Padraic Colum


Nicholas: A Manhattan Christmas Story by Annie Carroll Moore
The Dream Coach by Anne Parrish

1924 None

1923 None


The Great Quest by Charles Hawes
Cedric the Forester by Bernard Marshall
The Old Tobacco Shop: A True Account of What Befell a Little Boy in Search of Adventure by William Bowen
The Golden Fleece and The Heroes Who Lived Before Achilles by Padraic Colum
The Windy Hill by Cornelia Meigs
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