Who Won the 1959
Newbery Medal

Elizabeth George Speare

The Witch of Blackbird Pond

1958 Newbery Medal Winner
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1959 Newbery Medal Winner Elizabeth George Speare News

Great books help develop sensitivity
Pocono Record
“The Sign of the Beaver” by Elizabeth George Speare, Dell Yearling Book, 135 pages. Read aloud: age 8 - 9 and older. Read yourself: age 10 and older. The year is 1768, and Matt and his father have just finished building their cabin in the Maine wilderness.

1959 Newbery Medal Winner Elizabeth George Speare News

Kendal Rautzhan: Great books help develop sensitivity
Reading Eagle
We'd all do well to slow down. Slow down to be more observant, more aware of others and the world around us. Slowing down helps us all to be more sensitive to life. Reading great books with kids that address different angles of sensitivity helps raise ...

1959 Newbery Medal Winner Elizabeth George Speare News

Equinozio d'autunno, ecco le citazioni letterarie più belle riferite all'autunno
Libreriamo
It makes me want to buy school supplies. I would send you a bouquet of newly sharpened pencils if I knew your name and address.” ELIZABETH GEORGE SPEARE - Dopo i silenziosi e appassionati giorni di Settembre, il sole di Ottobre riempiva il mondo con ...

1959 Newbery Medal Winner Elizabeth George Speare News

Fall, the most wonderful time of the year
Greenville News
In fact, I often feel like Kit Tyler, the girl protagonist in Elizabeth George Speare's 1958 Newberry Medal-winning children's novel, "The Witch of Blackbird Pond," who believes that, "In October any wonderful unexpected thing might be possible." It's ...

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