Who Won the 1986
Newbery Medal

Patricia MacLachlan

Sarah Plain and Tall

1985 Newbery Medal Winner
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1986 Newbery Medal Winner Patricia MacLachlan News

Review: "Someone Like Me"

The Missourian (blog)
With Hallmark-like sentiment by Patricia MacLachlan, and burnished illustrations in autumnal shades by Chris Sheban, “Someone Like Me” is a treasure. It's story returns us to yesteryear, when sipping lemonade on a porch swing was the norm as was lying ...

1986 Newbery Medal Winner Patricia MacLachlan News

Check It Out: Mashpee Public Library

This month we are reading “The Truth of Me” by Patricia MacLachlan. This sweet story teaches children about coming to terms with their own feelings as well as accepting and appreciating others for their own “small truths.” Space is limited and ...

1986 Newbery Medal Winner Patricia MacLachlan News

Plum Creek Literacy Festival to feature authors, illustrators

Seward County Independent
The conference features a luncheon and keynote address by Patricia MacLachlan, who has written hundreds of books for young readers and is a Newberry award winner. She is well-known for her book “Sarah, Plain and Tall,” which was later made into a TV ...

1986 Newbery Medal Winner Patricia MacLachlan News

New Kids' and YA Books: Week of September 11, 2017

Publishers Weekly
Just Dance by Patricia MacLachlan. S&S/McElderry, $15.99; ISBN 978-1-4814-7252-4. In a characteristically subtle novel set in rural Wyoming, MacLachlan intertwines past and present as she explores the truest meaning of family, home, and fulfillment.

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5 stars - based on 375 reviews