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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
1983 Special Commendation Children as Teachers of Peace Gerald G. Jampolsky 05/25/2017
2004 Special Commendation The Breadwinner Deborah Ellis 05/25/2017
1983 Special Commendation All The Colors Of The Race Arnold Adoff and John L. Steptoe 05/25/2017
1980 Special Commendation Natural History M. B. Goffstein 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
1996 Special Commendation Middle Passage Tom Feelings and John Henrik Clarke 05/25/2017
2018 Younger Children Medal Winner Malala's Magic Pencil Kerascoet and Malala Yousafzai 05/15/2018
2018 Older Children Medal Winner The Enemy Sara Holbrook 05/15/2018
2016 Younger Children Medal Winner New Shoes Susan Lynn Meyer and Eric Velasquez 05/15/2018
1994 Picture Book Medal Winner This Land Is My Land George Littlechild 05/25/2017
2006 Younger Children Medal Winner Delivering Justice Jim Haskins 05/25/2017
1954 Medal Winner Stick-in-the-mud Jean Ketchum 05/25/2017
2003 Older Children Medal Winner Parvana's Journey Deborah Ellis 05/25/2017
2002 Picture Book Medal Winner Martin's Big Words Doreen Rappaport 05/25/2017
1984 Medal Winner Rain Of Fire Marion Dane Bauer 05/25/2017
1989 Medal Winner Looking Out Victoria Boutis 05/25/2017
2010 Younger Children Medal Winner Nasreen's Secret School Jeanette Winter 05/25/2017
2011 Younger Children Medal Winner Emma's Poem Linda Glaser 05/25/2017
2004 Older Children Medal Winner Out of Bounds Beverley Naidoo 05/25/2017
2016 Older Children Medal Winner Turning 15 on the Road to Freedom Susan Buckley and Lynda Blackmon Lowery and Elspeth Leacock and Pj Loughran 05/25/2017
2002 Older Children Medal Winner The Other Side of Truth Beverley Naidoo 05/25/2017
1965 Medal Winner Meeting with a Stranger Duane Bradley 05/25/2017
1998 Older Children Medal Winner Habibi Naomi Shihab Nye 05/25/2017
1993 Book for Older Children Medal Winner Taste of Salt Frances Temple 05/25/2017

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