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Jane Addams Children's Book Award Winners

Description: The Jane Addams Childrens' Book Awards are given annually to those books of exceptional quality which promote the cause of peace, social justice, world community, and the equality of the sexes and all races. #award #kids


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Year Category Award Title Author Date Added Action
1995 Older Children Medal Winner Kids at Work Russell Freedman 05/25/2017
1994 Picture Book Medal Winner This Land Is My Land George Littlechild 05/25/2017
1994 Older Children Medal Winner Freedom's Children Ellen S. Levine 05/25/2017
1993 Picture Book Medal Winner Aunt Harriet's Underground Railroad In The Sky Faith Ringgold 05/25/2017
1993 Book for Older Children Medal Winner Taste of Salt Frances Temple 05/25/2017
1992 Medal Winner Journey of the Sparrows Fran Leeper Buss 05/25/2017
1991 Medal Winner The Big Book for Peace Lloyd Alexander and Yoshiko Uchida and Jean Fritz and Charlotte Zolotow and Natalie Babbitt and John Bierhorst and Thacher Hurd and Steven Kellogg and Myra Cohn Livingston and Lois Lowry and Milton Meltzer and Katherine Paterson and Marilyn Sachs and Mildred Pitts Walter and Nancy Willard and Jean Craighead George 05/25/2017
1990 Medal Winner A Long Hard Journey Patricia C. Mckissack and Fredrick L. Mckissack 05/25/2017
1989 Medal Winner Looking Out Victoria Boutis 05/25/2017
1989 Medal Winner Anthony Burns Virginia Hamilton 05/25/2017
1988 Medal Winner Waiting For The Rain Sheila Gordon 05/25/2017
1987 Medal Winner Nobody Wants A Nuclear War Judith Vigna 05/25/2017
1986 Medal Winner Ain't Gonna Study War No More Milton Meltzer 05/25/2017
1985 Medal Winner The Short Life Of Sophie Scholl Hermann Vinke and Ilse Aichinger 05/25/2017
1984 Medal Winner Rain Of Fire Marion Dane Bauer 05/25/2017
1983 Special Commendation Children as Teachers of Peace Gerald G. Jampolsky 05/25/2017
1983 Special Commendation All The Colors Of The Race Arnold Adoff and John L. Steptoe 05/25/2017
1983 Medal Winner Hiroshima No Pika Toshi Maruki 05/25/2017
1982 Medal Winner A Spirit to Ride the Whirlwind Athena V. Lord 05/25/2017
1981 Medal Winner First Woman In Congress Florence Meiman White 05/25/2017
1980 Special Commendation Natural History M. B. Goffstein 05/25/2017
1980 Medal Winner The Road from Home David Kherdian 05/25/2017
1979 Medal Winner Many Smokes, Many Moons Jamake Highwater 05/25/2017
1978 Special Commendation Amifika Lucille Clifton and Thomas Digrazia 05/25/2017
1978 Special Commendation The Wheel of King Asoka Ashok Davar 05/25/2017

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