Who Won the 1980
Newbery Medal

Joan W Blos

A Gathering of Days: A New England Girl's Journal 1830-1832

1979 Newbery Medal Winner
1981  Winner

1980 Newbery Medal Videos

1980 Newbery Medal Photos

Joan W Blos News

1980 Newbery Medal Winner Joan W Blos News

You'll love this festival all about books

The Daily Advertiser (blog)
There will also be New York Times bestselling Oprah-acclaimed author Wally Lamb, Newbery Medal and Margaret A. Edwards Award recipient Richard Peck, Baton Rouge's own M.O. Walsh, in conversation with Big Fish author Daniel Wallace discussing his ...

1980 Newbery Medal Winner Joan W Blos News

Lowry's 'The Giver' series closes out with 'Son'

Great Falls Tribune
Lois Lowry's book “The Giver”, a Newbery Medal winner, was written in 1993. Her thrilling conclusion, “Son” finally closes the storyline. We were left wondering if Gabriel and Jonas would ever find a happy ending. There are some unexplained mysteries ...

1980 Newbery Medal Winner Joan W Blos News

Kate DiCamillo turns a doodle into a story of hope

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Living in Minnesota, homesick for Florida and grieving the lack of a dog, she wrote "Because of Winn-Dixie," which launched her career. Even though DiCamillo has won the Newbery Medal for year's best children's book twice, starting to write a new book ...

1980 Newbery Medal Winner Joan W Blos News

Four Questions for Katherine Paterson

Publishers Weekly
Author Katherine Paterson, who has twice won the Newbery Medal and the National Book Award, and who served as the National Ambassador for Young People's Literature from 2010–2012, returns with her first new novel since 2011. My Brigadista Year, a ...

Joan W Blos Tweets

5 stars - based on 375 reviews