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Children's Literature: Award Book Resources: Newbery Medal

Welcome! This guide features information about award books located the library's juvenile collection.

Newbery in the Library

There are at least two copies of each Newbery Medal winner and one copy of Newbery Honor books available in Ashland University Library's juvenile collection. One copy is located in the Newbery Award collection area, in this section titles have a call number beginning "Newbery" and the corresponding year. A second copy is located within the juvenile collection using Library of Congress call number classification.

AU Library Catalog Link:  View a complete list of Newbery Medal winners by year.

Newbery Award Winners by Year

 Year  Title  Author  Call Number
2000 Bud, Not Buddy Curtis, Christopher Paul PZ7.C94137 Bu 1999
2001 A Year Down Yonder Peck, Richard PZ7.P338 Yh 2000
2002 A Single Shard Park, Linda Sue PZ7.P22115 Si 2001
2003 Crispin: The Cross of Lead Avi PZ7.A953 Cr 2002
2004 The Tale of Despereaux DiCamillo, Kate PZ8.D525 Tal 2003
2005 Kira-Kira Kadohata, Cynthia PZ7.K1166 Ki 2004
2006 Criss Cross Perkins, Lynne Rae PZ7.P4313 Cr 2005
2007 The Higher Power of Lucky Patron, Susan PZ7.P2756 Hig 2006
2008 Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Schlitz, Laura Amy PS6319.C43 C55 2007
2009 The Graveyard Book Gaiman, Neil PZ7.G1273 Gr 2008
2010 When You Reach Me Stead, Rebecca PZ7.S80857 Wh 2009
2011 Moon Over Manifest Vanderpool, Clare PZ7.V2832 Mo 2010
2012 Dead End in Norvelt Gantos, jack PZ7.G15334 Dea 2011
2013 The One and Only Ivan Applegate, Katherine PZ7.A648 On 2012
2014 Flora & Ulysses DiCamillo, Kate PZ7.D5455 Fl 2013
2015 The Crossover Alexander, Kwame PZ7.5.A44 Cr 2014
2016 The Last Stop on Market Street de la Peña, Matt PZ7.P3715 Las 2015
2017 The Girl Who Drank the Moon Barnhill, Kelly PZ7.B26663 Gi 2016
2018 Hello, Universe Kelly, Erin Entrada PZ7.K2942 Hel 2017
2019 Merci Suarez Changes Gears Medina, Meg PZ7.M512765 Me 2018
2020 New Kid Craft, Jerry PZ7.7.C73 New 2019
 Year  Title  Author  Call Number
1980 A Gathering of Days Blos, Joan W. PZ7.B6237 Gat
1981 Jacob Have I Loved Paterson, katherine PZ7.P273 Jac
1982 A Visit to William Blake's Inn Willard, Nancy PS3573.I444 V5 1981
1983 Dicey's Song Voigt, Cinthia PZ7.V874 Di 1982
1984 Dear Mr. Henshaw Cleary, Beverly PZ7.C5792 De 1983
1985 The Hero and the Crown McKinley, Robin PZ7.M1988 He 1985
1986 Sarah, Plan and Tall MacLachlan, Patricia PZ7.M2225 Sar 1985
1987 The Whipping Boy Fleischman, Sid PZ7.F5992 Wh 1986
1988 Lincoln: A Photobiography Freedman, Russell E457.905.F73 1987
1989 Joyful Noise Fleischman, Paul PS3556.L42268 J69 1988
1990 Number the Stars Lowry, Lois PZ7.L9673 Nu 1989
1991 Maniac Magee Spinelli, Jerry PZ7.S5663 Man 1990
1992 Shiloh Naylor, Phyllis Reynolds PZ7.N24 Sg 1991
1993 Missing May Rylant, Cynthia PZ7.R982 Mj 1992
1994 The Giver Lowry, Lois PZ7.L9673 Gi 1993
1995 Walk Two Moons Creech, Sharon PZ7.C8615 Wal 1994
1996 The Midwife's Apprentice Cushman, Karen PZ7.C962 Mi 1995
1997 The View from Saturday Konigsburg, E.L. PZ7.K8352 Vi 1996
1998 Out of the Dust Hesse, Karen PZ7.H4364 Ou 1997
1999 Holes Sachar, Louis PZ7.S1185 Ho 1998

Newbery Award Winners by Year

 Year  Title  Author  Call Number
1960 Onion John Krumgold, Joseph PZ7.K946 On
1961 Island of the Blue Dolphins O'Dell, Scott PZ7.O237 Is
1962 The Bronze Bow Speare, Elizabeth George PZ7.S7376 Br
1963 A Wrinkle in Time L'Engle, Madeline PZ7.L5385 Wr
1964 It's Like This, Cat Neville, Emily Cheney PZ7.N462 It
1965 Shadow of a Bull Wojciechowska, Maia PZ7.L348 Car
1966 I, Juan de Pareja Trevino, Elizabeth Borton PZ7.T327 I
1967 Up a Road Slowly Hunt, Irene PZ7.H9156 Up
1968 From the Mixed-Up Files Konigsburg, E.L. PZ7.K8352 Fr
1969 The High King Alexander, Lloyd PZ7.A3774 Hi
1970 Sounder Armstrong, William PZ7.A7339 So
1971 The Summer of the Swans Byars, Betsy Cromer PZ7.B9836 Su
1972 Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of Nimh O'Brien, Robert C. PZ7.O135 Mr
1973 Julie of the Wolves George, Jean Craighead PZ7.G2933 Ju
1974 The Slave Dancer Fox, Paula PZ7.F838 Sl
1975 M.C. Higgins, The Great Hamilton, Virginia PZ7.H1828 Mac
1976 The Grey King Cooper, Susan PZ7.C7878 Gt
1977 Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry Taylor, Mildred D. PZ7.T21723 Ro
1978 Bridge to Terabithia Paterson, Katherine PZ7.P273 Be
1979 The Westing Game Raskin, Ellen PZ7.R1817 We
 Year  Title  Author  Call Number
1940 Daniel Boone Daugherty, James H. F454.B733
1941 Call it Courage Sperry, Armstrong PZ8.1.S75 Cal
1942 The Matchlock Gun Edmonds, Walter PZ7.E247 Mat
1943 Adam of the Road Vining, Elizabeth Gray PZ7.B746 Ad
1944 Johnny Tremain Forbes, Esther PZ7.F4384
1945 Rabbit Hill Lawson, Robert PZ7.L4384 Rag
1946 Strawberry Girl Lenski, Lois PZ7.L54 St
1947 Miss Hickory Bailey, Carollyn Sherwin PZ8.9.B16
1948 The Twenty-One Balloons DuBois, William Pene PZ7.D8527 Tw
1949 King of the Wind Henry, Marguerite PZ7.H394 Ki
1950 The Door in the Wall De Angeli, Marguerite PZ7.D35 Do
1951 Amos Fortune, Free Man Yates, Elizabeth E185.97.F73Y3
1952 Ginger Pye Estes, Eleanor PZ7.E749 Gi
1953 Secret of the Andes Clark, Ann Nolan PZ7.C5296 Se
1954 ... And now Miguel Krumgold, Joseph PZ7.K946 An
1955 The Wheel on the School De Jong, Meindert PZ7.D3675 Wg
1956 Carry on, Mr. Bowditch Latham, Jean Lee PZ7.L348 Car
1957 Miracles on Maple Hill Sorensen, Virginia PZ7.S72 Mi
1958 Rifles for Watie Keith, Harold PZ7.K255 Rif
1959 The Witch of Blackbird Pond Speare, Elizabeth George PZ7.S7376 Wi
 Year  Title  Author  Call Number
1922 The Story of Mankind Van Loon, Hendrik D21.V3
1923 The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle Lofting, Hugh PZ7.L827 Vo
1924 The Dark Frigate Hawes, Charles B. PZ7.H312 Da
1925 Tales from Silver Lands Finger, Charles J. PZ8.F494 Ta
1926 Shen of the Sea Chrisman, Arthur Bowie PZ7.C45 Sh
1927 Smoky, the Cow Horse James, Will PZ7.J1545 Smc
1928 Gay-Neck: The Story of a Pigeon Mukerji, Dhan Gopal PZ7.M885 Ga
1929 Trumpeter of Krakowy Kelly, Eric PZ7.K294 Tr 1928
1930 Hitty, Her First Hundred Years Field, Rachel PZ8.9.F442 Hi
1931 Cat Who Went to Heaven Coatsworth, Elizabeth PZ7.C6294 Cat
1932 Waterless Mountain Armer, Laura A. PZ7.A715 Wa
1933 Young Fu of the Upper Yangtze Lewis, Elizabeth F. PZ7.L5849 Yo
1934 Invincible Louisa Meigs, Cornelia Newbery 1934
1935 Dobry Shannon, Monica PZ7.S529 Do
1936 Caddie Woodlawn Brink, Carol Ryrie PZ7.B78 Cad
1937 Roller Skates Sawyer, Ruth PZ7.S269 Ro
1938 The White Stag Seredy, Kate PZ8.1.S457 wh
1939 Thimble Summer Enright, Elizabeth PZ7.E724 Th

Newbery Award Links

Association of Library Services to Children (ALSC)

The Newbery Medal Home Page:

"The Newbery Medal was named for eighteenth-century British bookseller John Newbery. It is awarded annually by the Association for Library Service to Children, a division of the American Library Association, to the author of the most distinguished contribution to American literature for children."

Newbery by Year ...