How is a book judged on to getting the Newbery Medal?
Yes it won the Newbery Medal in 1999.
The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman won the 2009 Newbery Medal.
No, it received a Newbery Honor which are like the runner ups for the Newbery Medal.
This is a book that has won the Newbery Medal. This award is given to the book deemed to be the best American children's literature of the year.
The Tale of Despereaux by Kate DiCamillo was the 2004 Newbery Medal winner.
He won the Newbery Medal in 1991 for Maniac Magee.
No, Wonder did not win the Newbery Medal. It was a New York Times Bestseller and was awarded many smaller awards, but not the Newbery.
Thimble Summer by Elizabeth Enright won the 1939 Newbery Medal.
The 1969 Newbery Medal winner was The High King by Lloyd Alexander.
Kira-Kira by Cynthia Kadohata won the 2005 Newbery Medal.
No, James and the Giant Peach has not won a Newbery Medal.
It means your book has won the Newbery Medal for outstanding contribution to children's literature.
No. It was a runner-up in 2003 and received a Newbery Honour but not the medal.
Dear Mr. Henshaw won the 1984 Newbery Medal.
Shiloh was the Newbery Medal winner in 1992.
The Newbery Medal can only be awarded to books by American authors.
The John Newbery Medal is a medal that is given to one children's book each year for excellence in children's literature.
A book is chosen to win the Newbery Medal because the committee believe it is the most outstanding American children's literature of the year.
"The Tale of Despereaux" won the 2004 Newbery Medal. It was written by Kate DiCamillo.
The 1949 Newbery Medal winner was King of the Wind. It was written by Marguerite Henry.
The 2002 Newbery Medal was awarded to A Single Shard by Linda Sue Park.
The 2001 winner of the Newbery Medal is Richard Peck's A Year Down Yonder.
You can win a Newbery Medal by writing a children's book and having it selected by the ALA (American Library Association) panel of voters that choose what books win the Newbery Medal each year.
The Newbery Medal was named after John Newbery and is awarded to the best children's book of the year by the Association for Library Service to Children, a division of ALA.
Bridge to Terabithia (novel) won the Newbery Medal in 1978. It was written by Katherine Paterson.
The 1970 Newbery Medal winner was Sounder by William H. Armstrong.
The 2011 Newbery Medal went to Clare Vanderpool's novel Moon Over Manifest.
Jack Gantos won the 2012 Newbery Medal. His book was Dead End in Norvelt.
No, it was written before the Newbery Award was created.
It is not. The Newbery Medal is only awarded to children's books.
It didn't actually win the Newbery Medal. It won a Newbery Honour (runner-up) award in 2007.
Scott O'Dell won the Newbery Medal in 1961. It was for his book Island of the Blue Dolphin. It's a good book, which is why it won.
Katherine Applegate won the 2013 Newbery Medal for her work, The One and Only Ivan.
The Newbery Medal was first awarded in 1922 to the book 'The Story of Mankind' by Hendrik Willem van Loon .
Walk Two Moons by Sharon Creech won the 1995 Newbery Medal.
Dear Mr. Henshaw by Beverly Cleary won the 1984 Newbery Medal.
The 12th Newbery Medal was awarded to Young Fu of the Upper Yangtze by Elizabeth Foreman Lewis.
Louis Sachar won the Newbery Medal in 1999. It was for the book Holes, which has since been made into a movie.
One book a year can win the Newbery Medal. Up to 5 books a year can earn the Newbery Honor Award.
When You Reach Me by Rebecca Stead won the Newbery that year.
The 1999 Newbery Medal winner was Holes by Louis Sachar.
Charlotte's Web was a Newbery Honor Book. That was in 1953 and it did not win.
The John Newbery Award is a term for children's books that are considered exceptional by the Association for Library Service to Children, a division of the American Library Association. There are two levels of the award. The winner is given the John Newbery Medal which is gold. Others books can be awarded the title of Newbery Honor Book, which is also a Newbery Award, usually designated by a silver medal.
No, Savvy by Ingrid Law won a Newbery Honor in 2009, but the Newbery Award went to Neil Gaiman's The Graveyard Book.
Karen Cushman's 1995 The Midwife's Apprentice won her a Newbery Medal, while her 1994 Catherine, Called Birdy won her a Newbery Honor.
One book receives the Newbery Medal each year. There may be up to three Newbery Honor books each year.
The first Newbery Medal was given in 1922 to "The Story of Mankind" by Hendrik Willem van Loon.
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Savvy (novel) won the 2009 Newbery award. Savvy by Ingrid Law was a 2009 Newbery Honor winner. The Newbery Medal winner was The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman.
The 1999 Newbery Award winner was Holes by Louis Sachar.