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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
1983 Special Commendation All The Colors Of The Race Arnold Adoff and John L. Steptoe 05/25/2017
1985 Medal Winner The Short Life Of Sophie Scholl Hermann Vinke and Ilse Aichinger 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
1999 Picture Book Medal Winner Marianthe's Story, Painted Words: Marianthe's Story, Spoken Memories Aliki 05/25/2017
1998 Picture Book Medal Winner Seven Brave Women Betsy Hearne and Bethanne Andersen 05/25/2017
1961 Medal Winner What Then Raman Shirley L. Arora 05/25/2017
1997 Older Children Medal Winner Growing Up in Coal Country Susan Campbell Bartoletti 05/25/2017
1984 Medal Winner Rain Of Fire Marion Dane Bauer 05/25/2017
2005 Older Children Medal Winner With Courage and Cloth: Winning the Fight for a Woman's Right to Vote Ann Bausum 05/25/2017
1957 Medal Winner Blue Mystery Margot Benary-Isbert 05/25/2017
2006 Older Children Medal Winner Let Me Play: The Story of Title IX, the Law That Changed the Future of Girls in America Karen Blumenthal 05/25/2017
1956 Medal Winner The Story Of The Negro Arna Bontemps and Raymond Lufkin 05/25/2017
1989 Medal Winner Looking Out Victoria Boutis 05/25/2017
1965 Medal Winner Meeting with a Stranger Duane Bradley 05/25/2017
2000 Older Children Medal Winner Through My Eyes Margo Lundell and Ruby Bridges 05/25/2017
2008 Older Children Medal Winner We Are One: the Story of Bayard Rustin Larry Dane Brimner 05/25/2017
2016 Older Children Medal Winner Turning 15 on the Road to Freedom: My Story of the Selma Voting Rights March Elspeth Leacock and Susan Buckley and Lynda Blackmon Lowery and Pj Loughran 05/25/2017
1967 Medal Winner Queenie Peavy Robert Burch 05/25/2017
1992 Medal Winner Journey of the Sparrows Fran Leeper Buss 05/25/2017
1975 Medal Winner The Princess And The Admiral Charlotte Pomerantz and Tony Chen 05/25/2017
1996 Special Commendation Middle Passage: White Ships/ Black Cargo Tom Feelings and John Henrik Clarke 05/25/2017
1978 Special Commendation Amifika Lucille Clifton and Thomas Digrazia 05/25/2017
2012 Older Children Medal Winner Sylvia and Aki Winifred Conkling 05/25/2017
1978 Special Commendation The Wheel of King Asoka Ashok Davar 05/25/2017
2004 Special Commendation The Breadwinner (Breadwinner #1) Deborah Ellis 05/25/2017

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