Past Golden Kite Recipients

2014

2014 WINNERS

Tim Federle
(Simon and Schuster)
 
NonfictionCall of the Klondike
David Meissner
(Boyd Mills Press)
 
Picture Book TextSophie's Squash
Pat Zietlow Miller
(Random House)
 
Picture Book Illustration: Mr. Tiger Goes Wild
Peter Brown
(Little, Brown)
 
2014 HONOR RECIPIENTS
 
Fiction: Rose Under Fire
Elizabeth Wein
(Hyperion)
 
Nonfiction: The Dolphins of Shark Bay
Pamela Turner
(Houghton Mifflin)
 
Picture Book Text: Forest Has a Song
Amy Ludwig VanDerwater
(Clarion Books) 
 
Picture Book Illustration: Niño Wrestles the World
Yuyi Morales
(Roaring Brook Press)

2013

2013 WINNERS

by Joanne Rocklin
Amulet Books/Abrams
 
by Jeri Chase Ferris (Illustrated by Vincent X. Kirsch)
HM for Children
 
Picture Book Text: Me and Momma and Big John
by Mara Rockliff (Illustrated by William Low)
Candlewick
 
Picture Book Illustration: Lester's Dreadful Sweaters
by K. G. Campbell
Kids Can Press
 
2013 HONOR RECIPIENTS
 
Fiction: Code Name Verity

by Elizabeth Wein
Hyperion
 
Nonfiction: We've Got a Job 
by Cynthia Levinson
Peachtree
 
Picture Book Text: A Leaf Can Be
by Laura Purdie Salas (Illustrated by Violeta Dabija)
Millbrook
  
Picture Book Illustration: Electric Ben
by Robert Byrd
Dial
 
2012
 
2012 WINNERS
Fiction: Between Shades of Gray
By Ruta Sepetys
Philomel (Penguin Group USA)
 
NonfictionAmelia Lost: The Life and Disappearance of Amelia Earhart                             
By Candace Fleming
Schwartz & Wade (Random House)
 
Picture Book TextOver and Under the Snow
By Kate Messner, illustrated by Christopher Silas Neal
Chronicle Books
 
Picture Book Illustration:  Balloons Over Broadway
By Melissa Sweet
Houghton Mifflin
 
2012 HONOR RECIPIENTS
 
Fiction:  Words in the Dust
By Trent Reedy    
Arthur A. Levine Books (Scholastic)
 
Nonfiction: Mysterious Bones: The Story of Kennewick Man           
By Katherine Kirkpatrick, illustrated by Emma Stevenson
Holiday House
 
Picture Book Text: These Hands
By Margaret H. Mason, illustrated by Floyd Cooper
Houghton Mifflin Books for Children
 
Picture Book Illustration:  Follow Me
By Tricia Tusa
Harcourt Children’s Books
 

2011

2011 WINNERS
 
FICTION: Turtle in Paradise
Jennifer Holm
Random House Books for Young Readers
 
NONFICTION: The Good, the Bad, and the Barbie
Tanya Lee Stone
Viking Juvenile
 
PICTURE BOOK TEXT: Big Red Lollipop
Rukhsana Khan
Viking Juvenile
 
PICTURE BOOK ILLUSTRATION: A Pocket Full of Posies
Salley Mavor
Houghton Mifflin
 
2011 HONOR RECIPIENTS
 
FICTION: Mockingbird
Kathryn Erskine
Puffin
 
NONFICTION: Fort Mose
Glennette Tilley Turner
Abrams
 
PICTURE BOOK TEXT: Interrupting Chicken
David Ezra Stein
Candlewick
 
PICTURE BOOK ILLUSTRATION: Bunny Days
Tao Nyeu
Dial
 
2010
 
2010 WINNERS
 
FICTION: Sea of the Dead
Julia Durango
Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
 
NONFICTION: Ashley Bryan: Words to My Life's Song
Ashley Bryan
Atheneum Books for Young Readers (Simon & Schuster)
 
PICTURE BOOK TEXT: The Longest Night
Marion Dane Bauer, illustrated by Ted Lewin
Holiday House
 
PICTURE BOOK ILLUSTRATION: Gracias Thanks
illustrated by John Parra, written by Pat Mora
Lee & Low Books
 
2010 HONOR RECIPIENTS
 
FICTION: Neil Armstrong is My Uncle
Nan Marino
Roaring Book Press
 
NONFICTION: Ernest Hemingway: A Writer's Life
Catherine Reef
Clarion Books (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt)
 
PICTURE BOOK TEXT: Bella & Bean
Rebecca Kai Dotlich, illustrated by Aileen Leijten
Atheneum Books for Young Readers (Simon & Schuster)
 
PICTURE BOOK ILLUSTRATION: Bad News for Outlaws
illustrated by R. Gregory Christie, written by Vaunda Micheaux Nelson
Carolrhoda Books
 
2009
 
2009 WINNERS
 
Fiction: Down Sand Mountain
Steve Watkins
Candlewick
 
Pamela S. Turner
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
 
Picture Book Text: A Visitor for Bear
Bonny Becker
Illustrated by Kady MacDonald Denton
Candlewick Press
 
Picture Book Illustration:  Last Night  
Hyewon Yum
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
 
2009 HONOR RECIPIENTS
 
Mary E. Pearson
Henry Holt & Co.
 
Ellen Jackson
Photographed & illustrated by Nic Bishop
Houghton Mifflin
 
Picture Book Text: Before John was a Jazz Giant
Carole Boston Weatherford, Illustrated by Sean Qualls
Henry Holt Books for Young Readers
 
Picture Book Illustration: I Love My New Toy

illustrated and written by Mo Willems
Hyperion                                 

 
2008         
 
Fiction                                           
Katherine Applegate      
Home Of The Brave 
(Feiwel & Friends)       
 
Nonfiction                   
Ann Bausum                                  
Muckrakers 
(National Geographic)  
 
Picture Book Text         
Sara Pennypacker         
Pierre In Love 
(Orchard)                                       
 
Picture Book Illustration                
Yuyi Morales                                 
Little Night 
(Roaring Brook Press)     
 
HONOR BOOKS:
 
Fiction:
Emma-Jean Lazarus Fell Out Of A Tree     
Tarshis, Lauran​
 
Nonfiction:
1607: A New Look At Jamestown       
Lange, Karen

 
Picture Book Text:
The End        

LaRochelle, David      
 
Picture Book Illustration:
Who Put The B In Ballyhoo 

Beccia, Carlyn                       

2007         

Fiction                                           

Tony Abbott                                  
Firegirl 
(Little, Brown) 
 
Nonfiction                   
Russell Freedman                           
The Adventures Of Marco Polo 
(Arthur A. Levine Books)               
 
Picture Book Text         
Walter Dean Myers       
Jazz 
(Holiday House)
                                                     
Picture Book Illustration                
Larry Day                                      
Not Afraid Of Dogs 
(Walker)     
 
HONOR BOOKS:
 
Fiction:
Wings
Loizeaux, William
 
Nonfiction:     
Team Moon: How 400,000 People Landed Apolo 11         
Thimmesh, Catherine
 
Picture Book Text:
Dear Mr. Rosenwald
Weatherford, Carole Boston
 
Picture Book Illustration:
Hippo! No, Rhino!     
Newman, Jeff
 
2006 
        
Fiction                                           
Mary E. Pearson                             
A Room On Lorelei Street  (Henry Holt)
 
Nonfiction                   
Russell Freedman                           
Children Of The Great Depression 
(Clarion)        
 
Picture Book Text         
Pat Mora                      
Doña Flor 
(Alfred A. Knopf)                            
                 
Picture Book Illustration                
Melissa Sweet                                 
Baby Bear’s Chairs  (Harcourt)  
 
HONOR BOOKS:
 
Fiction
Each Little Bird That Sings  
Wiles, Deborah
 
Nonfiction              
The Forbidden Schoolhouse: Prudence Crandall  
Jurmain, Suzanne

 
Picture Book Text
Grandmama's Pride 
Birtha, Becky
 
Picture Book Illustration
Cinderella     
McClintock, Barbara
 

2005         
 
Fiction                                           
Christopher Paul Curtis                  
Bucking The Sarge 
(Wendy Lamb Books)  
      
Nonfiction                   
Michael L. Cooper        
Dust To Eat: Drought And Depression In The 1930s 
(Clarion)
 
Picture Book Text         
Deborah Hopkinson    
Apples To Oregon 
(Atheneum)                                                     
 
Picture Book Illustration                
Jean Cassels                                    
The Mysterious Collection Of Dr. David Harleyson 
(Walker & Co.)  
 
HONOR BOOKS:
 
Fiction
The Gift Moves         
Lyon, Steve
 
Nonfiction
The Power Of One: Daisy Bates      
Fradin, Judith Bloom          
 
Picture Book Text
Hachiko: The True Story Of A Loyal Dog   
Turner, Pamela S.
 
Picture Book Illustration
When I Heard The Learn'd Astronomer   
Whitman, Walt                       

 
2004         
 
Fiction                                           
Jerry Spinelli                                  
Milkweed 
(Alfred A. Knopf)
                 
Nonfiction                   
Robert Byrd                                   
Leonardo: Beautiful Dreamer 
(Dutton)    
 
Picture Book Text         
Amy Timberlake                            
The Dirty Cowboy 
(Farrar, Straus & Giroux)                                  
 
Picture Book Illustration                
Loren Long                                    
I Dream Of Trains 
(Simon & Schuster)
 
HONOR BOOKS:
 
Fiction
Breath           
Napoli, Donna Jo
 
Nonfiction              
After The Last Dog Died: Antartic  
Bredenson, Carmen
 
Picture Book Text
On Sand Island         
Martin, Jacqueline Briggs
 
Picture Book Illustration
Just A Minute
Morales, Yuyi

 

2003         

Fiction                                           
Jaïra Placide                                   

Fresh Girl  (Wendy Lamb)
 
Nonfiction                   
Elizabeth Partridge       
This Land Was Made For You And Me: The Life And Songs Of Woody Guthrie 
(Viking)     
                 
Picture Book Text         
Sarah Wilson                                  
George Hogglesberry, Grade School Alien 
(Tricycle Press)                             
 
Picture Book Illustration                
Marla Frazee                                  
Mrs. Biddlebox 
(Harpercollins) 
 
HONOR BOOKS:
 
Fiction
Shaper           
Haas, Jessie
 
Nonfiction 
Ansel Adams: America's Photographer     
Gherman, Beverly            
 
Picture Book Text
Stars In The Darkness         
Joosse, Barbara
 
Picture Book Illustration
Sailor Moo, Cow At Sea        
Wheeler, Lisa

 
2002
 
Fiction                                           
Virginia Euwer Wolff    
True Believer 
(Atheneum)                 
 
Nonfiction                   
Susan Campbell Bartoletti               
Black Potatoes: The Story Of The Great Irish Famine 
(Houghton Mifflin)
                                   
Picture Book Text         
J. Patrick Lewis                               
The Shoe Tree Of Chagrin 
(Creative Editions)                         
 
Picture Book Illustration                
Beth Krommes                               
The Lamp, The Ice, And The Boat Called Fish 
(Houghton Mifflin)          
 
HONOR BOOKS:
 
Fiction
The Life History Of A Star   
Easton, Kelly
 
Nonfiction 
John & Abigail Adams: An American Love Story   
St.George, Judith            
 
Picture Book Text
Bluebird Summer    
Hopkinson, Deborah
 
Picture Book Illustration
Castles, Caves And Honeycombs    
Ashman, Linda
 

 
2001         
 
Fiction                                           
Kathleen Karr                                 
The Boxer 
(Farrar, Straus & Giroux)
 
Nonfiction                   
Ellen Levine                                   
Darkness Over Denmark 
(Holiday House)
 
Picture Book Text         
Jane Kurtz                    
River Friendly, River Wild 
(Simon & Schuster)                        
 
Picture Book Illustration                
David Shannon                              
The Rain Came Down 
(Blue Sky Press)           
 
HONOR BOOKS:
 
Fiction
Nory Ryan's Song     
Giff, Patricia Reilly
 
Nonfiction              
Fireflies In The Dark:Friedl Dicker 
Rubin, Susan Goldman
 
Picture Book Text
Momma, Where Are You From?     
Bradby, Marie
 
Picture Book Illustration
The King And The Three Thieves  
Balouch, Kristen                 

 

2000         
 
Fiction                                           
Laurie Halse Anderson 
Speak 
(Farrar, Straus & Giroux)                
 
Nonfiction                   
Marianne J. Dyson        
Space Station Science: Life In Free Fall 
(Scholastic)                                    
 
Picture Book Text         
Deborah Hopkinson    
A Band Of Angels 
(Atheneum)                                                     
 
Picture Book Illustration                
Amy Walrod                                  
The Little Red Hen (Makes A Pizza) 
(Dutton)    
 
HONOR BOOKS:
 
Fiction
Bud, Not Buddy        
Curtis, Christopher Paul
 
Nonfiction 
Ice Story: Shackleton's Lost Expedition     
Kimmel, Elizabeth Cody            
 
Picture Book Text
The Babe & I 
Adler, David
 
Picture Book Illustration
Red Berry Wool        
Eversole, Robyn

                 
1999         
 
Fiction                                           
Joan Bauer                   
Rules Of The Road 
(Putnam)
 
Nonfiction                   
Russell Freedman                           
Martha Graham: A Dancer’s Life  (Clarion)        
 
Picture Book Text         
Kristine O’connell-George               
Old Elm Speaks: Tree Poems  (Clarion)                                                
 
Picture Book Illustration                
Uri Shulevitz                                  
Snow 
(Farrar, Straus & Giroux)            
 
HONOR BOOKS:
 
Fiction
Whirligig       
Fleischman, Paul
 
Nonfiction
Restless Spirit: The Life And Work Of Dorothea Lange   
Partridge, Elizabeth              
 
Picture Book Text
Zelda And Ivy           
Kvasnosky, Laura McGee
 
Picture Book Illustration
Zelda And Ivy           
Kvasnosky, Laura McGee

                      

1998         

Fiction                                           
Donna Jo Napoli                            
Stones In Water 
(Dutton)
 
Nonfiction                   
Arlene Schulman                            
Carmine’s Story: A Book About A Boy Living With AIDS 
(Lerner)
                 
Picture Book Text         
Marguerite W. Davol     
The Paper Dragon
(Atheneum)
                                                     
Picture Book Illustration                
Robert Sabuda                                
The Paper Dragon 
(Atheneum)                                   
 
HONOR BOOKS:
 
Fiction
Seedfolks       
Fleischman, Paul
 
Nonfiction
With Heroic Truth: The Life Of Edward R. Murrow         
Finkelstein, Norman              
 
Picture Book Text
December     
Bunting, Eve
 
Picture Book Illustration
To Market, To Market          
Miranda, Anne

 

 

 

 

 

 
1997         
 
Fiction                                           
Eloise Mcgraw                                
The Moorchild 
(Margaret Mcelderry)
 
Nonfiction                   
Peg Kehret                                      
Small Steps 
(Albert Whitman & Co.)                  
 
Picture Book Text         
Diane Stanley                                 
Saving Sweetness 
(Putnam)                     
 
Picture Book Illustration                
Holly Berry                                   
Market Day 
(Harpercollins)                    
 
HONOR BOOKS:
 
Fiction
The Music Of Dolphins        
Hesse, Karen
 
Nonfiction
Growing Up In Coal Country           
Bartoletti, Susan Campbell              
 
Picture Book Text
Leah's Pony  
Friedrich, Elizabeth
 
Picture Book Illustration
Minty: A Story Of Young Harriet Tubman 
Schroeder, Alan

 

 

 

 

 

 
1996         
 
Fiction                                           
Christopher Paul Curtis                  
The Watsons Go To Birmingham – 1963 
(Delacorte)
 
Nonfiction                   
Natalie S. Bober                              
Abigail Adams 
(Atheneum)                 
 
Picture Book                                  
Dennis Nolan & Lauren Mills         
Fairy Wings 
(Little, Brown)          
 
HONOR BOOKS:
 
Fiction
Been To Yesterdays: Poems Of A Life        
Hopkins, Lee Bennett
 
Nonfiction
One More River To Cross: African American Photo Album         
Myers, Walter Dean              
 
Picture Book 
The Loyal Cat
Namioka, Lensey

                    

1995         

 

Fiction                                           
Karen Cushman                              
Catherine, Called Birdy 
(Clarion)
 
Nonfiction                   
Russell Freedman                           
Kids At Work: Lewis Hine And The Crusade Against Child Labor 
(Clarion)   
 
Picture Book                                  
Keith Baker                  
Big Fat Hen 
(Harcourt) 
 
HONOR BOOKS:
 
Fiction
The Ear, The Eye, And The Arm     
Farmer, Nancy
 
Nonfiction 
Shadow Catcher: The Life And Work Of Edward S. Curtis          
Lawlor, Laurie            
 
Picture Book
The Christmas Alphabet     
Sabuda, Robert

 

 

 

 

 

 
1994         
 
Fiction                                           
Virginia Euwer Wolff    
Make Lemonade  (Henry Holt)       
 
Nonfiction                   
Russell Freedman                           
Eleanor Roosevelt 
(Clarion)   
 
Picture Book                                  
Kevin Hawkes                                
By The Light Of The Halloween Moon 
(Lothrop)  
 
HONOR BOOKS:
 
Fiction
Owl In Love   
Kindl, Patrice
 
Nonfiction              
Lives Of The Musicians: Good Times, Bad Times  
Krull, Kathleen
 
Picture Book 
Santa Calls    
Joyce, William

 

 

 

 

 
1993         
 
Fiction                                           
Mary E. Lyons                               
Letters From A Slave Girl 
(Scribners)
 
Nonfiction                   
Jim Murphy                                   
The Long Road To Gettysburg 
(Clarion)   
 
Picture Book                                  
Patricia Polacco                              
Chicken Sunday 
(Philomel) 
 
HONOR BOOKS:
 
Fiction
Steal Away    
Armstrong, Jennifer
 
Nonfiction
An Indian Winter     
Freedman, Russell              
 
Picture Book 
The Fortune Tellers 
Alexander, Lloyd

 

1992         
 
Fiction                                           
Jean Thesman                                 
The Raincatchers 
(Houghton Mifflin)
 
Nonfiction                   
Russell Freedman                           
The Wright Brothers 
(Holiday House)          
 
Picture Book                                  
Barbara Lavallee                             
Mama, Do You Love Me? 
(Chronicle)                  
 
HONOR BOOKS:
 
Fiction
The Borning Room   
Fleischman, Paul
 
Nonfiction 
Now Is Your Time!: African American Sturggle For Freedom     
Myers, Walter Dean            
 
Picture Book 
Where Does The Trail Lead?          
Albert, Burton

 

 
1991         
 
Fiction                                           
Avi
The True Confessions of Charlotte Doyle                            
 
Nonfiction                   
Jim Murphy                                   
The Boy’s War 
(Clarion)   
 
Picture Book                                  
Jerry Pinkney                                
Home Place 
(Macmillan)
 
HONOR BOOKS:
 
Fiction
Everywhere  
Brooks, Bruce
 
Nonfiction              
Franklin Delano Roosevelt  
Freedman, Russell
 
Picture Book
Dinosaur Dream       
Nolan, Dennis

 1990         

 
Fiction                                           
Kristiana Gregory                           
Jenny Of The Tetons 
(Gulliver)
 
Nonfiction                   
Judith St. George                             
Panama Canal: Gateway To The World 
(Putnam)   
 
Picture Book                                  
Richard Jesse Watson    
Tom Thumb
(Harcourt)        
 
HONOR BOOKS:
 
Fiction
Children Of The River         
Crew, Linda
 
Nonfiction
Bill Peet: An Autobiography
Peet, Bill              
 
Picture Book
Bill Peet: An Autobiography
Peet, Bill            

 

1989         
 
Fiction                                           
George Ella Lyon                            
Borrowed Children 
(Orchard)
 
Nonfiction                   
James Cross Giblin       
Let There Be Light  (Crowell)                            
 
Picture Book                                  
Susan Jeffers                                   
Forest Of Dreams 
(Dial)        
 
HONOR BOOKS:
 
Fiction
The Reluctant God   
Service, Pamela F.
 
Nonfiction
Buffalo Hunt 
Freedman, Russell              
 
Picture Book
Canterbury Tales     
Cohen, Barbara 

1988         

 

Fiction                                           
Lois Lowry                                    
Rabble Starkey 
(Houghton Mifflin)
 
Nonfiction                   
Rhoda Blumberg                            
Incredible Journey Of Lewis And Clark 
(Lothrop)  
 
Picture Book                                  
Arnold Lobel                                 
The Devil & Mother Crump 
(Harper)    
 
HONOR BOOKS:
 
Fiction
The Great Dimpole Oak       
Lisle, Janet Taylor
 
Nonfiction
Lincoln           
Freedman, Russell              
 
Picture Book 
What The Mailman Brought           
Craven, Carolyn

 

1987         
 
Fiction                                           
Margaret Rostkowski    
After The Dancing Days 
(Harper)    
 
Nonfiction                   
Milton Meltzer                               
Poverty In America 
(Morrow)  
 
Picture Book                                  
Suse Macdonald                             
Alphabatics 
(Bradbury)               
 
 
HONOR BOOKS:
 
Fiction
The Solitary  
Hall, Lynn
 
Nonfiction
Peter The Great        
Stanley, Diane              
 
Picture Book 
Juma and The Magic Jinn    
Anderson, Joy

1986         

 
Fiction                                           
Patricia Maclachlan       
Sarah, Plain And Tall 
(Harper)    
 
Nonfiction                   
Rhoda Blumberg                            
Commodore Perry In The Land Of The Shogun
(Lothrop)  
 
Picture Book                                  
Barbara Helen Berger    
The Donkey’s Dream 
(Philomel)     
 
HONOR BOOKS:
 
Fiction
Prairie Songs
Conrad, Pam
 
Nonfiction
The Mount Rushmore Story           
St.George, Judith              
 

1985         
 
Fiction                                           
Belinda Hurmence        
Tancy 
(Clarion)   
 
Nonfiction                   
James Cross Giblin       
Walls: Defenses Throughout History 
(Little, Brown)                               
 
Picture Book                                  
Don Wood                   
The Napping House 
(Harcourt)
 
HONOR BOOKS:
 
Fiction
Circle Of Giving         
Howard, Ellen
 
Nonfiction 
How You Were Born
Cole, Joanna            
 

1984         
 
Fiction                                           
Gloria Skurzynski                          
The Tempering 
(Clarion)
 
Nonfiction                   
Helen Roney Sattler      
The Illustrated Dinosaur Dictionary 
(Lothrop)                    
 
Picture Book                                  
Trina Schart Hyman     
Little Red Riding Hood 
(Holiday)               
 
HONOR BOOKS:
 
Fiction
The Path Of The Pale Horse           
Fleischman, Paul
 
Nonfiction
Pets Without Homes
Arnold, Caroline              
 
1983         

 
Fiction                                           
Beverly Cleary                               
Ralph S. Mouse 
(Morrow)
 
Nonfiction                   
James Cross Giblin       
Chimney Sweeps  (Crowell)                              
 
Picture Book                                  
Tomie dePaola                               
Giorgios Village  (Putnam)    
 
HONOR BOOKS:
 
Fiction
Class Dismissed: High School Poems          
Glenn, Mel
 
Nonfiction 
The Brooklyn Bridge: They Said It Couldn't Be Built       
St. George, Judith
 
1982         

 
Fiction                                           
M.E. Kerr                      
Little, Little 
(Harper)
 
Nonfiction                   
Elizabeth Helfman        
Blissymbolics 
(Lodestar)          
 
HONOR BOOKS:
 
Fiction
A Visit To William Blake's Inn         
Willard, Nancy
 
Nonfiction  
Dinosaurs Of North America           
Sattler, Helen Roney

 1981         

 
Fiction                                           
Patricia Maclachlan       
Arthur, For The Very First Time 
(Harper)    
 
Nonfiction                   
Dorothy Hinshaw Patent                
The Lives Of Spiders 
(Holiday)
 
HONOR BOOKS:
 
Fiction
The Half-A-Moon Inn           
Fleischman, Paul
 
Nonfiction 
Finding Your First Job         
Alexander, Sue 

1980         

 
Fiction                                           
Carole S. Adler                                
The Magic Of The Glits 
(Macmillan)
 
Nonfiction                   
Arnold Madison                             
Runaway Teens 
(Elsevier/Nelson)        
 
HONOR BOOKS:
 
Fiction
Cross Country Cat    
Calhoun, Mary
 
Nonfiction 
America's Endangered Birds: Programs And People
McClung, Robert 
 

1979         
 
Fiction                                           
Stella Pevsner                                 
And You Give Me A Pain, Elaine 
(Seabury)
 
Nonfiction                   
Phyllis Reynolds Naylor                
How I Came To Be A Writer 
(Atheneum)    
 
HONOR BOOKS:
 
Fiction
The Devil In Vienna 
Orgel, Doris
 
Nonfiction 
Bionic Parts For People       
Skurzynski, Gloria 

1978         

 
Fiction                                           
Bernice Rabe                                  
The Girl Who Had No Name 
(Dutton)
 
Nonfiction                   
Robert Mcclung                              
Peeper, First Voice Of Spring 
(Morrow)  
 
HONOR BOOKS:
 
Fiction
Foster Child  
Bauer, Marion Dane
 
Nonfiction
Evolution Goes On Every Day         
Patent, Dorothy Hinshaw  

1977

Eve Bunting                                   

 

 

One More Flight 
(Warne) 
 
HONOR BOOKS:
 
Growing Anyway Up 
Heide, Florence Parry
 
The Moon Ribbon And Other Tales            
Yolen, Jane
 
 
1976         
 
Carol Farley                                   
The Garden Is Doing Fine 
(Atheneum)       
 
HONOR BOOKS:
 
The Transfigured Hart        
Yolen, Jane
 
Naomi
Rabe, Berniece   

 

 

 
1975         
 
General                        
Jane Yolen                    
The Girl Who Cried Flowers 
(Crowell)   
 
HONOR BOOKS:
 
The Way Things Are And Other Poems     
Livingston, Myra Cohen
 
Meaning Well           

Cole, Sheila
 
1974         
 
General                        
Bette Green                   
Summer Of My German Soldier 
(Dial)       
 
HONOR BOOKS:
 
Red Rock Over The River    
Beatty, Patricia
 
McBroom The Rainmaker   
Fleischman, Sid