Who Won the 1959
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Elizabeth George Speare

The Witch of Blackbird Pond

1958 Newbery Medal Winner
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Here are 20 books to bring comfort and joy this holiday season for the whole family

Salt Lake Tribune
Alison Randall • Although it's not technically a Christmas book, I read "The Bronze Bow" by Elizabeth George Speare nearly every Christmas. The author does such an amazing job at setting the scene in Israel at the time of Christ that it's almost like ...

1959 Newbery Medal Winner Elizabeth George Speare News

Kelley: Books can inspire girls to achieve great things

Battle Creek Enquirer
“Witch of Blackbird Pond” by Elizabeth George Speare: Kit Tyler is a little selfish, but she gets into trouble by befriending outcasts of the Puritan village she can't quite conform to. “Julie of the Wolves” by Jean Craighead George: A tale of survival ...

1959 Newbery Medal Winner Elizabeth George Speare News

10 wonderful adventure novels for children

Treehugger
I was also a big fan of the Rose Years, books following the life of Laura's daughter Rose Wilder. 4. The Sign of the Beaver by Elizabeth George Speare. Set in the 1700s, this Newbery award-winner tells the story of an apprehensive young boy named Matt ...

1959 Newbery Medal Winner Elizabeth George Speare News

RI Festival of Children's Books & Authors Set for Saturday, Oct. 15

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This year's list of authors includes Cece Bell, Sophie Blackall, Bryan Collier, Anika Denise, Christopher Denise, Candace Fleming, Natasha Friend, Mitch Krpata, Eric Rohman, Sergio Ruzzier, Anita Silvey, Chris Van Allsburg and Elizabeth Wein. See the ...

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