Who Won the 1971
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Betsy Byars

The Summer of the Swans

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7 books (and wine) for a bubbly time on Read In The Bathtub Day!

We really don't know the what, who, where, when, why of international Read In The Bathtub Day, but it's today! That's right, every Feb 9 is when you want to run a bath with bubbles, oils and sea salts, pour a glass of wine, and soak in a great book ...

1971 Newbery Medal Winner Betsy Byars News

With beer, Ames patrons use political postcards to vent

Ames Tribune
Betsy DeVos' confirmation today was really problematic.” While it was definitely a more left-leaning crowd, both Byars and her fellow organizer Molly Backes said it was a nonpartisan get-together. Anyone with a bone to pick with a local or federal ...

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Best children's book? Butler County school librarian had inside scoop

Hamilton Journal News
... “Jacob Have I Loved” by Katherine Paterson (1981); “Bridge to Terabithia” by Katherine Paterson (1978); “Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry” by Mildred D. Taylor (1977); “Summer of the Swans” by Betsy Byars (1971); “A Wrinkle in Time” by Madeleine L ...

1971 Newbery Medal Winner Betsy Byars News

Bear necessities: Sitters help keep an eye on Boulder's furry visitors

Boulder Daily Camera
But while the bear slept peacefully among the branches, Brenda Lee and Betsy Heppner were on high alert at the base of the tree. "Sir, could you come over to this side," Heppner urged a passerby who, in an effort to get a better picture of the bear ...

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