Who Won the 1960
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Joseph Krumgold

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1960 Newbery Medal Winner Joseph Krumgold News

Tell The Tribune: What's your favorite Newbery book?

Salt Lake Tribune
"You can't really say what a Newbery book is except that it's wonderful," says best-selling Utah author Ally Condie. Since 1922, the Newbery has been awarded to the most “distinguished” children's book published in the U.S. The Salt Lake Tribune and ...

1960 Newbery Medal Winner Joseph Krumgold News

Seven Miles from Alcatraz

DVD Talk
Director Edward Dmytryk (Murder, My Sweet) keeps the story brisk and exciting, even if a few instances of on-the-nose patriotic dialogue cause Joseph Krumgold's script to occasionally come off a little stilted. James Craig and Frank Jenks play a couple ...

1960 Newbery Medal Winner Joseph Krumgold News

1966: It was a very good year

Albuquerque Journal
And 'Now Miguel,'” a Universal Pictures production, had its world premiere in Albuquerque. The film, shot at Ghost Ranch, San Ildefonso Pueblo and Santa Fe, was based on an award-winning novel by Joseph Krumgold and told a coming-of-age story about ...

1960 Newbery Medal Winner Joseph Krumgold News

Movie review: "And Now, Miguel" depicts life of New Mexico sheepherding family

Ruidoso News
"And Now, Miguel” (1953), directed by Joseph Krumgold, featuring the Chavez family, filmed in the Sangre de Cristo Mountains and Los Cordovas, New Mexico. Based on the Newberry Medal recipient for excellence in American children's literature in 1954, ...

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