Newbery Medal Winners

 

Newbery Medal Winners

1922 – The Story of Mankind by Hendrik van Loon

1923 – The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle by Hugh Lofting

1924 – The Dark Frigate by Charles Hawes

1925 – Tales from Silver Lands by Charles Finger

1926 – Shen of the Sea by Arthur Bowie Chrisman

1927 – Smoky the Cow Horse by Will James

1928 – Gay Neck, the Story of a Pigeon by Dhan Gopal Mukerji

1929 – The Trumpeter of Krakow by Eric P. Kelly

1930 – Hitty, Her First Hundred Years by Rachel Field

1931 – The Cat Who Went to Heaven by Elizabeth Coatsworth

1932 – Waterless Mountain by Laura Adams Armer

1933 – Young Fu of the Upper Yangtze by Elizabeth Foreman Lewis

1934 – Invincible Louisa by Cornelia Meigs

1935 – Dobry by Monica Shannon

1936 – Caddie Woodlawn by Carol Ryrie Brink

1937 – Roller Skates by Ruth Sawyer

1938 – The White Stag by Kate Seredy

1939 – Thimble Summer by Elizabeth Enright

1940 – Daniel Boone by James Daugherty

1941 – Call it Courage by Armstrong Sperry

1942 – The Matchlock Gun by Walter D. Edmonds

1943 – Adam of the Road by Elizabeth Janet Gray

1944 – Johnny Tremain by Esther Forbes

1945 – Rabbit Hill by Robert Lawson

1946 – Strawberry Girl by Lois Lenski

1947 – Miss Hickory by Carolyn Sherwin Bailey

1948 – The Twenty-One Balloons by William Pene du Bois

1949 – King of the Wind by Marguerite Henry

1950 – The Door in the Wall by Marguerite de Angeli

1951 – Amos Fortune, Free Man by Elizabeth Yates

1952 – Ginger Pye by Eleanor Estes

1953 – Secret of the Andes by Ann Nolan Clark

1954 – …And Now Miguel by Joseph Krumgold

1955 – The Wheel on the School by Meindert DeJong

1956 – Carry on, Mr. Bowditch by Jean Lee Latham

1957 – Miracles on Maple Hill by Virginia Sorensen

1958 – Rifles for Watie by Harold Keith

1959 – The Witch of Blackbird Pond by Elizabeth George Speare

1960 – Onion John by Joseph Krumgold

1961 – Island of the Blue Dolphins by Scott O’Dell

1962 – The Bronze Bow by Elizabeth George Speare

1963 – A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L’Engle

1964 – It’s Like This, Cat by Emily Cheney Neville

1965 – Shadow of a Bull by Maia Wojciechowska

1966 – I, Juan de Pareja by Elizabeth Borton de Trevino

1967 – Up a Road Slowly by Irene Hunt

1968 – From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler by E. L. Konigsburg

1969 – The High King by Lloyd Alexander

1970 – Sounder by William H. Armstrong

1971 – Summer of the Swans by Betsy Byars

1972 – Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH by Robert C. O’Brien

1973 – Julie of the Wolves by Jean Craighead George

1974 – The Slave Dancer by Paula Fox

1975 – M. C. Higgins, the Great by Virginia Hamilton

1976 – The Grey King by Susan Cooper

1977- Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry by Mildred Taylor

1978 – Bridge to Terabithia by Katherine Paterson

1979 – The Westing Game by Ellen Raskin

1980 – A Gathering of Days: A New England Girl’s Journal by Joan Blos

1981 – Jacob Have I Loved by Katherine Paterson

1982 – A Visit to William Blake’s Inn by Nancy Willard

1983 – Dicey’s Song by Cynthia Voigt

1984 – Dear Mr. Henshaw by Beverly Cleary

1985 – The Hero and the Crown by Robin McKinley

1986 – Sarah, Plain and Tall by Patricia MacLachlan

1987 – The Whipping Boy by Sid Fleischman

1988 – Lincoln: A Photobiography by Russell Freedman

1989 – Joyful Noise: Poems for Two Voices by Paul Fleischman

1990 – Number the Stars by Lois Lowry

1991 – Maniac Magee by Jerry Spinelli

1992 – Shiloh by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor

1993 – Missing May by Cynthia Rylant

1994 – The Giver by Lowis Lowry

1995 – Walk Two Moons by Sharon Creech

1996 – The Midwife’s Apprentice by Karen Cushman

1997 – The View from Saturday by E. L. Konigsburg

1998 – Out of the Dust by Karen Hesse

1999- Holes by Louis Sachar

2000 – Bud, Not Buddy by Louis Sachar

2001 – A Year Down Yonder by Richard Peck

2002 – A Single Shard by Linda Sue Park

2003 – Crispin: The Cross of Lead by Avi

2004 – The Tale of Despereaux by Kate Di’Camillo

2005 – Kira-Kira by Cynthia Kadohata

2006 – Criss Cross by Lynne Rae Perkins

2007 – The Higher Power of Lucky by Susan Patron

2008 – Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village by Laura Amy Schiltz

2009 – The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman

2010 – When You Reach Me by Rebecca Stead

2011 – Moon Over Manifest by Clare Vanderpool

2012 – Dead End in Norvelt by Jack Gantos

2013 – The One and Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate

2014 – Flora & Ulysses: The Illuminated Adventures by Kate Di’Camillo

2015 – The Crossover by Kwame Alexander

2016 – Last Stop on Market Street by Matt de la Pena

2017 – The Girl Who Drank the Moon by Kelly Barnhill