North Hall Library



Newbery Medal Books


The following page lists the Newbery Medal Books to date, with call number locations in the North Hall Library. This award is presented annually by the Association for Library Service for Children, a division of the American Library Association, to the author of the most distinguished contribution to American literature for children. Learn more about the Newbery Medal Books.

Note: All materials are housed on the first floor, North wing, in the Media/Curriculum area. Search the MU Library Catalog to check availability of books

2010's Current Newbery Medal Winner

2018 Erin Entrada Kelly.  Hello Universe.  Greenwillow.  
2017 Kelly BarnhillThe Girl Who Drank the Moon.  Algonquin.  
2016 Matt de la Pena.  Last Stop on Market Street.  G. P. Putnams's Sons. PZ 7 .P3725Las 2015
Kwame Alexander.  The Crossover.  Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.
PZ 7.5 .A44Cr 2014

Kate DiCamillo.  Flora & Ulysses: The Illuminated Adventures.

PZ 7 .D5455Fl 2013

 Katherine Applegate. The One and Only Ivan.  HarperCollins.

PZ7 .A6485On 2012

Jack Gantos. Dead End in Norvelt. Farrar Straus Giroux.

PZ 7.G15334Dd 2011

Clare Vanderpool. Moon over Manifest. Delacorte.

PZ7 .P28393Mo 2010

Rebecca Stead. When You Reach Me. Random.
Read MORE about the 2010 winners from the web site of ALA

PZ7 .S80857Wh 2009


2000's Newbery Medal Winners


Neil Gaiman.  The Graveyard Book.  HarperCollins.
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PZ7 .G1273Gr 2008

2008 Laura Amy Schlitz. Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village. 
Read MORE about the 2008 winners from the web site of ALA
PS3619 .C43 C55 2007

Susan Patron. The Higher Power of Lucky. Illustrated by Matt Phelan.
Simon & Schuster/Richard Jackson.
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PZ7 .P27565Hig 2006


Lynn Rae Perkins. Criss Cross
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PZ7 .P4313Cr 2005

2005 Cynthia Kadohata. Kira-Kira.
Atheneum/Simon & Schuster.
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PZ7 .K1166Ki 2004
2004 Kate Dicamillo. The Tale of Despereaux: Being the Story of a Mouse, A Princess, Some Soup and a Spool of Thread. Candlewick Press.
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PZ8 .D525Tal 2003
2003 Avi. Crispin: The Cross of Lead. Hyperion Books.
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PZ7 .A953Cr 2002
2002 Linda Sue Park. A Single Shard. Houghton Mifflin/Clarion.
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PZ7 .P22115Si 2001
2001 Richard Peck. A Year Down Yonder. Dial Books.
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PZ7 .P338Yh 2000
2000 Christopher Paul Curtis. Bud, Not Buddy. Delacorte Press.
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PZ7 .C94137Bu 1999


1990's Newbery Medal Winners

1999 Louis Sachar. Holes. Farrar Straus and Giroux.
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PZ 7 .S1185Ho 1998
1998 Karen Hesse. Out of the Dust. Scholastic Press.
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PZ 7 .H4364Ou1997
1997 E.L. Konigsburg. The View from Saturday. Jean Karl/Atheneum.
Read MORE about the 1997 winners from the web site of ALA
PZ 7 .K8352Vi 1996
1996 Karen Cushman. The Midwife's Apprentice. Clarion Books, N.Y.
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PZ 7 .C962Mi 1995
1995 Sharon Creech. Walk Two Moons. Harper-Collins.
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PZ 7 .C8615Wal 1994
1994 Lois Lowry. The Giver. Houghton Mifflin.
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PZ 7 .L9673Gi 1993
1993 Cynthia Rylant. Missing May. Orchard Books. PZ 7 .R982Mj 1992
1992 Phyllis R. Naylor. Shiloh. Maxwell Macmillan International Pub. Group. PZ 7 .N24Sg 1991
1991 Jerry Spinelli. Maniac Magee. Little, Brown. PZ 7 .S75663Man 1990
1990 Lois Lowry. Number the Stars. Houghton Mifflin. PZ 7 .L9673Nu 1989


1980's Newbery Medal Winners

1989 Paul Fleischman. Joyful Noise: Poems for Two Voices. Harper & Row. PS 3556 .L42268 .J69 1988
1988 Russell Freedman. Lincoln: A Photobiography. Clarion. E 457 .905 .F73 1987
1987 Sid Fleischman. The Whipping Boy. Greenwillow Books. PZ 7 .F5992Wh 1986
1986 Patricia MacLachlan. Sarah, Plain and Tall. Harper & Row. PZ 7 .M2225Sar 1985
1985 Robin McKinley. The Hero and the Crown. Greenwillow Books. PZ 7 .M1988He 1984
1984 Beverly Cleary. Dear Mr. Henshaw. Morrow. PZ 7 .C5792De 1983
1983 Cynthia Voigt. Dicey's Song. Atheneum. PZ 7 .V874Di 1982
1982 Nancy Willard. A Visit to William Blake's Inn: Poems for Innocent & Experienced Travelers. Harcourt Brace Jovanovich. PS 3573 .I444 .V5 1981
1981 Katherine Paterson. Jacob Have I Loved. Crowell. PZ 7 .P273 Jac 1980
1980 Joan W. Blos. A Gathering of Days: A New England Girl's Journal, 1830-32. Scribner. PZ 7 .B6237Gat


1970's Newbery Medal Winners

1979 Ellen Raskin. The Westing Game. Dutton. PZ 7 .R181We
1978 Katherine Paterson. Bridge to Terabithia. Crowell. PZ 7 .P273Br
1977 Mildred D. Taylor. Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry. Dial Press. PZ 7 .T21723Ro
1976 Susan Cooper. The Grey King. illus. by Michael Heslop. Atheneum (A Margaret K. McElderry Book). PZ 7 .C7878Gt
1975 Virginia Hamilton. M. C. Higgins the Great. Macmillan. PZ 7 .H1828Mac
1974 Paula Fox. The Slave Dancer. Bradbury Press. PZ 7 .F838Sl
1973 Jean Craighead George. Julie of the Wolves. Harper. PZ 7 .G2933Ju
1972 Robert C. O'Brien. Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH. Atheneum. PZ 10 .3 .O19Mi
1971 Betsy Byars. Summer of the Swans. Viking Press. PZ 7 .B98396Su
1970 William H. Armstrong. Sounder. Harper & Row. PZ 7 .A73394So


1960's Newbery Medal Winners

1969 Lloyd Alexander. The High King. Holt, Rinehart & Winston. PZ 7 .A3774Hi
1968 E. L. Konigsburg. From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler. illus. by the author. Atheneum. PZ 7 .K8352Fr
1967 Irene Hunt. Up a Road Slowly. Follett. PZ 7 .H9156Up
1966 Elizabeth Borton de Trevino. I, Juan de Pareja. Farrar, Straus & Giroux. PZ 7 .T7327I
1965 Maia Wojciechowska. Shadow of a Bull. illus. by Alvin Smith. Atheneum. PZ 7 .W8182Sh
1964 Emily Neville. It's Like This, Cat. illus. by Emil Weiss. Harper & Row. PZ 7 .N462It
1963 Madeleine L'Engle. A Wrinkle in Time. Farrar, Straus. PZ 7 .L5385Wr
1962 Elizabeth George Speare. The Bronze Bow. Houghton Mifflin. PZ 7 .S7376Br
1961 Scott O'Dell. Island of the Blue Dolphins. Houghton Mifflin. PZ 7 .O237Is
1960 Joseph Krumgold. Onion John. illus. by Symeon Shimin. Thomas Y. Crowell. PZ 7 .K946On


1950's Newbery Medal Winners

1959 Elizabeth George Speare. The Witch of Blackbird Pond. Houghton Mifflin. PZ 7 .S7376Wi
1958 Harold Keith. Rifles for Watie. illus. by Peter Burchard. Thomas Y. Crowell. PZ 7 .K255Ri
1957 Virginia Sorenson. Miracles on Maple Hill. illus. by Beth & Joe Krush. Harcourt, Brace. PZ 7 .S72Mi
1956 Jean Lee Latham. Carry On, Mr. Bowditch. illus. by John O'Hara Cosgrave II. Houghton Mifflin. PZ 7 .L348Car
1955 Meindert DeJong. The Wheel on the School. illus. by Maurice Sendak. Harper. PZ 7 .D3675Wg
1954 Joseph Krumgold. ...And Now Miguel. illus. by Jean Charlot. Thomas Y. Crowell. PZ 7 .K946An
1953 Ann Nolan Clark. Secret of the Andes. illus. by Jean Charlot. Viking Press. PZ 7 .C5296Se
1952 Eleanor Estes. Ginger Pye. illus. by the author. Harcourt, Brace. PZ 7 .E749Gi
1951 Elizabeth Yates. Amos Fortune, Free Man. illus. by Nora S. Unwin. Aladdin Books. E 185 .97 .F73 .Y3
1950 Marguerite de Angeli. The Door in the Wall. illus. by the author. Doubleday. PZ 7 .D35Do


1940's Newbery Medal Winners

1949 Marguerite Henry. King of the Wind. illus. by Wesley Dennis. Rand McNally. PZ 10 .3 .H43Ki
1948 William Pene du Bois. The Twenty-One Balloons. illus. by the author. Viking Press. PZ 7 .D8527Tw
1947 Carolyn Sherwin Bailey. Miss Hickory. illus. by Ruth Gannett. Viking Press. PZ 8 .9 .B16Mi
1946 Lois Lenski. Strawberry Girl illus. by the author. Lippincott-Stokes. PZ 7 .L54St
1945 Robert Lawson. Rabbit Hill. illus. by the author. Viking Press. PZ 10 .3 .L39Rab
1944 Esther Forbes. Johnny Tremain. illus. by Lynd Ward. Houghton Mifflin.

PZ 7 .F749Jo

Phonodisc PZ 7 .F749Jo

1943 Elizabeth Janet Gray. Adam of the Road. illus. by Robert Lawson. Viking Press. PZ 7 .V746Ad
1942 Walter Dumaux Edmonds. The Matchlock Gun. illus. by Paul Lantz. Dodd, Mead. PZ 9 .E515Mat
1941 Armstrong Sperry. Call It Courage. illus. by the author. Macmillan. PZ 8 .1 .S75Cal
1940 James Daugherty. Daniel Boone illus. by the author. Viking Press. F 454 .B733


1930's Newbery Medal Winners

1939 Elizabeth Enright. Thimble Summer. illus. by the author. Farrar & Rinehart. PZ 7 .E724Th
1938 Kate Seredy. The White Stag. illus. by the author. Viking Press. PZ 8 .1 .S457Wh
1937 Ruth Sawyer. Roller Skates. illus. by Valenti Angelo. Viking Press. PZ 7 .S269Ro
1936 Carol Ryrie Brink. Caddie Woodlawn. illus. by Kate Seredy. Macmillan. PZ 7 .B78Cad
1935 Monica Shannon. Dobry. illus. by Atanas Katchamokoff. Viking Press. PZ 7 .S529Do
1934 Cornelia Lynde Meigs. Story of the Author of "Little Women"; Invincible Louisa. Little, Brown. PS 1018 .M4
1933 Elizabeth Foreman Lewis. Young Fu of The Upper Yangtze. illus. by Kurt Wiese. John C. Winston. PZ 7 .L5849Yo
1932 Laura Adams Armer. Waterless Mountain. illus. by Sidney Armer and the author. Longmans, Green. PZ 7 .A715Wat
1931 Elizabeth Coatsworth. The Cat Who Went to Heaven. illus. by Lynd Ward. Macmillan. PZ 10 .3 .C629Cat
1930 Rachel Lyman Field. Hitty, Her First Hundred Years. illus. by Dorothy P. Lathrop. Macmillan. PZ 8 .9 .F442Hi


1920's Newbery Medal Winners

1929 Eric P. Kelly. Trumpeter of Krakow. illus. by Angela Pruszynska. Macmillan. PS 3521 .E423x .T7 1966
1928 Dhan Gopal Mukerji. Gay-Neck. illus. by Boris Artzybasheff. E. P. Dutton. QL 795 .B57 .M8
1927 Will James. Smoky, the Cowhorse. illus. by the author. Charles Scribner's Sons. QL 795 .H7 .J3
1926 Arthur Bowie Chrisman. Shen of the Sea. illus. by Else Hasselriis. E. P. Dutton. PZ 7 .C45Sh
1925 Charles Joseph Finger. Tales from Silver Lands. illus. by Paul Honore. Doubleday, Doran. PZ 8 .F494Ta
1924 Charles Boardman Hawes. The Dark Frigate. Little, Brown. PZ 7 .H312Da
1923 Hugh Lofting. The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle. illus. by the author. Frederick A. Stokes. PZ7.L827Vo 1978 
1922 Willem Van Loon Hendrik. The Story of Mankind. illus. by the author. Liveright. D 21 .V3 1972