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Jane Addams Children's Book Awards, 1953-2018

Jane Addams Children's Book Awards, 1953-2018

Resources for the titles recognized by this award since its inception in 1953 -- promoting peace, social justice, world community, and equality
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Esperanza Rising
  • by Pam Muñoz Ryan
  • Multimedia Resources: 35
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    Each Kindness
  • by Jacqueline Woodson and E.B. Lewis
  • Multimedia Resources: 32
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    Number the Stars
  • by Lois Lowry
  • Jane Addams Award (Honor, 1990)
    Newbery Medal (Winner, 1990)
  • Multimedia Resources: 28
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    Birchbark House, The
  • by Louise Erdrich
  • Multimedia Resources: 26
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    Inside Out & Back Again
  • by Thanhha Lai
  • Multimedia Resources: 25
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    Great Gilly Hopkins, The
  • by Katherine Paterson
  • Jane Addams Award (Honor, 1979)
    Newbery Medal (Honor, 1979)
  • Multimedia Resources: 22
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    Sit-In: How Four Friends Stood Up by Sitting Down
  • by Andrea Davis Pinkney and Brian Pinkney
  • Jane Addams Award (Honor, 2011)
    Carter G. Woodson Award (Winner, 2011)
  • Multimedia Resources: 21
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    Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry
  • by Mildred D. Taylor
  • Multimedia Resources: 20
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    Silver People: Voices from the Panama Canal
  • by Margarita Engle
  • Multimedia Resources: 20
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    Dragonwings
  • by Laurence Yep
  • Multimedia Resources: 18
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    Heart of a Chief, The
  • by Joseph Bruchac
  • Jane Addams Award (Honor, 1999)
  • Multimedia Resources: 18
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    Wolf Hollow
  • by Lauren Wolk
  • Multimedia Resources: 17
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    Circuit, The: Stories from the Life of a Migrant Child
  • by Francisco Jiménez
  • Multimedia Resources: 15
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    Rickshaw Girl
  • by Mitali Perkins and Jamie Hogan
  • Jane Addams Award (Honor, 2008)
  • Multimedia Resources: 15
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    Wilma Unlimited: How Wilma Rudolph Became the World's Fastest Woman
  • by Kathleen Krull and David Diaz
  • Jane Addams Award (Winner, 1997)
    ALSC Notable Books (Commended, 1997)
  • Multimedia Resources: 15
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    Ninth Ward
  • by Jewell Parker Rhodes
  • Multimedia Resources: 15
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    Long Walk to Water, A
  • by Linda Sue Park
  • Jane Addams Award (Winner, 2011)
  • Multimedia Resources: 15
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    Before She Was Harriet
  • by Lesa Cline-Ransome and James Ransome
  • Multimedia Resources: 15
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    Cay, The
  • by Theodore Taylor
  • Jane Addams Award (Winner, 1970)
  • Multimedia Resources: 14
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    Color of My Words, The
  • by Lynn Joseph
  • Multimedia Resources: 14
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    Breadwinner, The
  • by Deborah Ellis
  • Jane Addams Award (Commended, 2004)
    Middle East Book Award (Winner, 2002)
  • Multimedia Resources: 13
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    From the Notebooks of Melanin Sun
  • by Jacqueline Woodson
  • Multimedia Resources: 13
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    Passage to Freedom: The Sugihara Story
  • by Ken Mochizuki and Dom Lee
  • Jane Addams Award (Honor, 1998)
    ALSC Notable Books (Commended, 1998)
  • Multimedia Resources: 13
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    Song of the Trees
  • by Mildred D. Taylor and Jerry Pinkney
  • Jane Addams Award (Honor, 1976)
    CSK Book Awards (Honor, 1976)
  • Multimedia Resources: 13
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    Band of Angels, A: A Story Inspired by the Jubilee Singers
  • by Deborah Hopkinson and Raúl Colón
  • Jane Addams Award (Honor, 2000)
    ALSC Notable Books (Commended, 2000)
  • Multimedia Resources: 13
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    Sitti's Secrets
  • by Naomi Shihab Nye and Nancy Carpenter
  • Jane Addams Award (Winner, 1995)
  • Multimedia Resources: 13
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    Hey, Little Ant
  • by Phillip Hoose, Hannah Hoose, and Debbie Tilley
  • Jane Addams Award (Honor, 1999)
  • Multimedia Resources: 12
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    I Hadn't Meant to Tell You This
  • by Jacqueline Woodson
  • Multimedia Resources: 12
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    Ain't Nothing But a Man: My Quest to Find the Real John Henry
  • by Scott Nelson and Marc Aronson
  • Jane Addams Award (Honor, 2009)
    ALSC Notable Books (Commended, 2009)
  • Multimedia Resources: 12
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    Sojourner Truth's Step-Stomp Stride
  • by Andrea Davis Pinkney and Brian Pinkney
  • Jane Addams Award (Honor, 2010)
  • Multimedia Resources: 12
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    Patrol: An American Soldier in Vietnam
  • by Walter Dean Myers and Ann Grifalconi
  • Jane Addams Award (Winner, 2003)
  • Multimedia Resources: 12
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    Sugar
  • by Jewell Parker Rhodes
  • Jane Addams Award (Winner, 2014)
    ALSC Notable Books (Commended, 2014)
  • Multimedia Resources: 12
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    Whispering Town, The
  • by Jennifer Elvgren and Fabio Santomauro
  • Jane Addams Award (Honor, 2015)
    ALSC Notable Books (Commended, 2015)
  • Multimedia Resources: 12
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    First Step, The: How One Girl Put Segregation on Trial
  • by Susan E. Goodman and E.B. Lewis
  • Multimedia Resources: 12
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    Full Cicada Moon
  • by Marilyn Hilton
  • Multimedia Resources: 11
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    Mrs. Katz and Tush
  • by Patricia Polacco
  • Jane Addams Award (Honor, 1993)
  • Multimedia Resources: 11
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