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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.


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Year Category Award Title Author Date Added Action
1992 Medal Winner Journey of the Sparrows Fran Leeper Buss 05/25/2017
1991 Medal Winner The Big Book for Peace Lloyd Alexander and Marilyn Sachs and Lois Lowry and Yoshiko Uchida and Katherine Paterson and Jean Fritz and Natalie Babbitt and Nancy Willard and Myra Cohn Livingston and Charlotte Zolotow and John Bierhorst and Thacher Hurd and Steven Kellogg and Milton Meltzer and Mildred Pitts Walter and Jean Craighead George 05/25/2017
1990 Medal Winner A Long Hard Journey: The Story Of The Pullman Porter 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: The Defeat and Triumph of a Fugitive Slave 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: The Story of America's Peace Seekers 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: Jeannette Rankin Florence Meiman White 05/25/2017
1980 Special Commendation Natural History M. B. Goffstein 05/25/2017
1980 Medal Winner The Road from Home: The Story of an Armenian Girl David Kherdian 05/25/2017
1979 Medal Winner Many Smokes, Many Moons: A Chronology of American Indian History Through Indian Art 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
1978 Medal Winner Child of the Owl Laurence Yep 05/25/2017
1977 Medal Winner Never to Forget: The Jews of the Holocaust Milton Meltzer 05/25/2017
1976 Medal Winner Paul Robeson (Crowell Biographies) Eloise Greenfield 05/25/2017
1975 Medal Winner The Princess And The Admiral Charlotte Pomerantz and Tony Chen 05/25/2017
1973 Medal Winner The Riddle of Racism S. Carl Hirsch 05/25/2017

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