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I've decided that I am going to read all the Newbery Award winning books over the next few years.

This is the list. I have highlighted the ones I've already read. 

2012: Dead End in Norvelt by Jack Gantos

2011: Moon over Manifest by Clare Vanderpool 
2010: When You Reach Me by Rebecca Stead 
2009: The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman, illus. by Dave McKean 
2008: Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village by Laura Amy Schlitz 
2007: The Higher Power of Lucky by Susan Patron, illus. by Matt Phelan 
2006: Criss Cross by Lynne Rae Perkins (Greenwillow Books/HarperCollins)
2005: Kira-Kira by Cynthia Kadohata (Atheneum Books for Young Readers/Simon & Schuster)
2004: The Tale of Despereaux: Being the Story of a Mouse, a Princess, Some Soup, and a Spool of Thread by Kate DiCamillo (Candlewick Press) 
2003: Crispin: The Cross of Lead by Avi
2002: A Single Shard by Linda Sue Park
2001: A Year Down Yonder by Richard Peck 
2000: Bud, Not Buddy by Christopher Paul Curtis 
1999: Holes by Louis Sachar  
1998: Out of the Dust by Karen Hesse 
1997: The View from Saturday by E.L. Konigsburg 
1996: The Midwife's Apprentice by Karen Cushman 
1995: Walk Two Moons by Sharon Creech
1993: Missing May by Cynthia Rylant 
1992: Shiloh by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor 
1991: Maniac Magee by Jerry Spinelli 
1990: Number the Stars by Lois Lowry 
1989: Joyful Noise: Poems for Two Voices by Paul Fleischman 
1988: Lincoln: A Photobiography by Russell Freedman 
1987: The Whipping Boy by Sid Fleischman 
1986: Sarah, Plain and Tall by Patricia MacLachlan 
1985: The Hero and the Crown by Robin McKinley 
1984: Dear Mr. Henshaw by Beverly Cleary 
1983: Dicey's Song by Cynthia Voigt 
1982: A Visit to William Blake's Inn: Poems for Innocent and Experienced Travelers by Nancy Willard 
1981: Jacob Have I Loved by Katherine Paterson 
1980: A Gathering of Days: A New England Girl's Journal, 1830-1832 by Joan W. Blos
1979: The Westing Game by Ellen Raskin 
1978: Bridge to Terabithia by Katherine Paterson 
1977: Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry by Mildred D. Taylor 
1976: The Grey King by Susan Cooper 
1975: M. C. Higgins, the Great by Virginia Hamilton 
1973: Julie of the Wolves by Jean Craighead George 
1972: Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH by Robert C. O'Brien 



There are some I should reread because I haven't read them since I was a kid. There are also some I think I read but wasn't sure. LOL

How many have you read?

by on Oct. 6, 2012 at 1:14 PM
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Jinx-Troublex3
by Platinum Member on Feb. 2, 2013 at 1:00 AM


Your list stops at 1972...

Do you plan to read al lteh older ones as well?

I found The Bronze Bow (1962) at the thrift store for $2 today so that will be one I read.

Quoting maxswolfsuit:

I've decided that I am going to read all the Newbery Award winning books over the next few years.

1972: Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH by Robert C. O'Brien 

There are some I should reread because I haven't read them since I was a kid. There are also some I think I read but wasn't sure. LOL

How many have you read?



Jinx - Homeschooling, Scouting & Karate butt-kicking  Mom to Star Scout Ian 1/98, Scout Sean 9/00, Junior GS Heidi 4/03. Wife to Joe & Alpha to German Shepherd Spazz.

maxswolfsuit
by Max on Feb. 2, 2013 at 2:32 AM

I decided to read all the ones written since I was born so I am starting with 1975. Eventually I might do all of them. But this was a goal that I could focus on. They really go back to the 20s but the whole thing was so long I couldn't post it. 

Quoting Jinx-Troublex3:


Your list stops at 1972...

Do you plan to read al lteh older ones as well?

I found The Bronze Bow (1962) at the thrift store for $2 today so that will be one I read.

Quoting maxswolfsuit:

I've decided that I am going to read all the Newbery Award winning books over the next few years.

1972: Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH by Robert C. O'Brien 

There are some I should reread because I haven't read them since I was a kid. There are also some I think I read but wasn't sure. LOL

How many have you read?




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