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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. Bookshare is pleased to provide the Medal winners in each category each year.

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Year Award Title Author Action
1992 Medal Winner Journey of the Sparrows Buss, Fran Leeper
1991 Medal Winner The Big Book for Peace Alexander, Lloyd and Sachs, Marilyn and Lowry, Lois and Uchida, Yoshiko and Paterson, Katherine and Fritz, Jean and Babbitt, Natalie and Willard, Nancy and Livingston, Myra Cohn and Zolotow, Charlotte and Bierhorst, John and Hurd, Thacher and Kellogg, Steven and Meltzer, Milton and Walter, Mildred Pitts and George, Jean Craighead
1990 Medal Winner A Long Hard Journey: The Story Of The Pullman Porter Mckissack, Patricia C. and Mckissack, Fredrick L.
1989 Medal Winner Anthony Burns: The Defeat and Triumph of a Fugitive Slave Hamilton, Virginia
1989 Medal Winner Looking Out Boutis, Victoria
1988 Medal Winner Waiting For The Rain Gordon, Sheila
1987 Medal Winner Nobody Wants a Nuclear War Vigna, Judith
1986 Medal Winner Ain't Gonna Study War No More: The Story of America's Peace Seekers Meltzer, Milton
1985 Medal Winner The Short Life Of Sophie Scholl Vinke, Hermann and Aichinger, Ilse
1984 Medal Winner Rain Of Fire Bauer, Marion Dane
1983 Medal Winner Hiroshima No Pika Maruki, Toshi
1982 Medal Winner A Spirit to Ride the Whirlwind Lord, Athena V.
1981 Medal Winner First Woman In Congress: Jeannette Rankin White, Florence Meiman
1980 Medal Winner The Road from Home: The Story of an Armenian Girl Kherdian, David
1979 Medal Winner Many Smokes, Many Moons: A Chronology of American Indian History Through Indian Art Highwater, Jamake
1978 Medal Winner Child of the Owl Yep, Laurence
1977 Medal Winner Never to Forget: The Jews of the Holocaust Meltzer, Milton
1976 Medal Winner Paul Robeson (Crowell Biographies) Greenfield, Eloise
1975 Medal Winner The Princess and the Admiral Pomerantz, Charlotte
1974 Medal Winner Nilda Mohr, Nicholasa
1973 Medal Winner The Riddle of Racism Hirsch, S. Carl
1972 Medal Winner The Tamarack Tree Underwood, Betty
1971 Medal Winner Jane Addams: Pioneer of Social Justice Meigs, Cornelia
1970 Medal Winner The Cay Theodore Taylor
1969 Medal Winner The Endless Steppe Hautzig, Esther
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