Newbery Medal and Honor Books

  1. 1922

  2. Medal Winner:
  3. The Story of Mankind by Hendrik Willem van Loon (Liveright)
  4. Honor Books:
  5. The Great Quest by Charles Hawes (Little, Brown)
  6. Cedric the Forester by Bernard Marshall (Appleton)
  7. The Old Tobacco Shop: A True Account of What Befell a Little Boy in Search of Adventure by William Bowen (Macmillan)
  8. The Golden Fleece and The Heroes Who Lived Before Achilles by Padraic Colum (Macmillan)
  9. The Windy Hill by Cornelia Meigs (Macmillan)
  10. 1923

  11. Medal Winner:
  12. The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle by Hugh Lofting (Stokes)
  13. Honor Books:
  14. [None recorded]
  15. 1924

  16. Medal Winner:
  17. The Dark Frigate by Charles Hawes (Little, Brown)
  18. Honor Books:
  19. [None recorded]
  20. 1925

  21. Medal Winner:
  22. Tales from Silver Lands by Charles Finger (Doubleday)
  23. Honor Books:
  24. Nicholas: A Manhattan Christmas Story by Annie Carroll Moore (Putnam)
  25. The Dream Coach by Anne Parrish (Macmillan)
  26. 1926

  27. Medal Winner:
  28. Shen of the Sea by Arthur Bowie Chrisman (Dutton)
  29. Honor Book:
  30. The Voyagers: Being Legends and Romances of Atlantic Discovery by Padraic Colum (Macmillan)
  31. 1927

  32. Medal Winner:
  33. Smoky, the Cowhorse by Will James (Scribner)
  34. Honor Books:
  35. [None recorded]
  36. 1928

  37. Medal Winner:
  38. Gay Neck, the Story of a Pigeon by Dhan Gopal Mukerji (Dutton)
  39. Honor Books:
  40. The Wonder Smith and His Son by Ella Young (Longmans)
  41. Downright Dencey by Caroline Snedeker (Doubleday)
  42. 1929

  43. Medal Winner:
  44. The Trumpeter of Krakow by Eric P. Kelly (Macmillan)
  45. Honor Books:
  46. Pigtail of Ah Lee Ben Loo by John Bennett (Longmans)
  47. Millions of Cats by Wanda Gág (Coward)
  48. The Boy Who Was by Grace Hallock (Dutton)
  49. Clearing Weather by Cornelia Meigs (Little, Brown)
  50. Runaway Papoose by Grace Moon (Doubleday)
  51. Tod of the Fens by Elinor Whitney (Macmillan)
  52. 1930

  53. Medal Winner:
  54. Hitty, Her First Hundred Years by Rachel Field (Macmillan)
  55. Honor Books:
  56. A Daughter of the Seine: The Life of Madame Roland by Jeanette Eaton (Harper)
  57. Pran of Albania by Elizabeth Miller (Doubleday)
  58. Jumping-Off Place by Marion Hurd McNeely (Longmans)
  59. The Tangle-Coated Horse and Other Tales by Ella Young (Longmans)
  60. Vaino by Julia Davis Adams (Dutton)
  61. Little Blacknose by Hildegarde Swift (Harcourt)
  62. 1931

  63. Medal Winner:
  64. The Cat Who Went to Heaven by Elizabeth Coatsworth (Macmillan)
  65. Honor Books:
  66. Floating Island by Anne Parrish (Harper)
  67. The Dark Star of Itza: The Story of A Pagan Princess by Alida Malkus (Harcourt)
  68. Queer Person by Ralph Hubbard (Doubleday)
  69. Mountains are Free by Julie Davis Adams (Dutton)
  70. Spice and the Devil's Cave by Agnes Hewes (Knopf)
  71. Meggy MacIntosh by Elizabeth Janet Gray (Doubleday)
  72. Garram the Hunter: A Boy of the Hill Tribes by Herbert Best (Doubleday)
  73. Ood-Le-Uk the Wanderer by Alice Lide & Margaret Johansen (Little, Brown)
  74. 1932

  75. Medal Winner:
  76. Waterless Mountain by Laura Adams Armer (Longmans)
  77. Honor Books:
  78. The Fairy Circus by Dorothy P. Lathrop (Macmillan)
  79. Calico Bush by Rachel Field (Macmillan)
  80. Boy of the South Seas by Eunice Tietjens (Coward-McCann)
  81. Out of the Flame by Eloise Lownsbery (Longmans)
  82. Jane's Island by Marjorie Allee (Houghton)
  83. Truce of the Wolf and Other Tales of Old Italy by Mary Gould Davis (Harcourt)
  84. 1933

  85. Medal Winner:
  86. Young Fu of the Upper Yangtze by Elizabeth Lewis (Winston)
  87. Honor Books:
  88. Swift Rivers by Cornelia Meigs (Little, Brown)
  89. The Railroad To Freedom: A Story of the Civil War by Hildegarde Swift (Harcourt)
  90. Children of the Soil: A Story of Scandinavia by Nora Burglon (Doubleday)
  91. 1934

  92. Medal Winner:
  93. Invincible Louisa: The Story of the Author of Little Women by Cornelia Meigs (Little, Brown)
  94. Honor Books:
  95. The Forgotten Daughter by Caroline Snedeker (Doubleday)
  96. Swords of Steel by Elsie Singmaster (Houghton)
  97. ABC Bunny by Wanda Gág (Coward)
  98. Winged Girl of Knossos by Erik Berry, pseud. (Allena Best) (Appleton)
  99. New Land by Sarah Schmidt (McBride)
  100. Big Tree of Bunlahy: Stories of My Own Countryside by Padraic Colum (Macmillan)
  101. Glory of the Seas by Agnes Hewes (Knopf)
  102. Apprentice of Florence by Ann Kyle (Houghton)
  103. 1935

  104. Medal Winner:
  105. Dobry by Monica Shannon (Viking)
  106. Honor Books:
  107. Pageant of Chinese History by Elizabeth Seeger (Longmans)
  108. Davy Crockett by Constance Rourke (Harcourt)
  109. Day On Skates: The Story of a Dutch Picnic by Hilda Von Stockum (Harper)
  110. 1936

  111. Medal Winner:
  112. Caddie Woodlawn by Carol Ryrie Brink (Macmillan)
  113. Honor Books:
  114. Honk, the Moose by Phil Stong (Dodd)
  115. The Good Master by Kate Seredy (Viking)
  116. Young Walter Scott by Elizabeth Janet Gray (Viking)
  117. All Sail Set: A Romance of the Flying Cloud by Armstrong Sperry (Winston)
  118. 1937

  119. Medal Winner:
  120. Roller Skates by Ruth Sawyer (Viking)
  121. Honor Books:
  122. Phebe Fairchild: Her Book by Lois Lenski (Stokes)
  123. Whistler's Van by Idwal Jones (Viking)
  124. The Golden Basket by Ludwig Bemelmans (Viking)
  125. Winterbound by Margery Bianco (Viking)
  126. The Codfish Musket by Agnes Hewes (Doubleday)
  127. Audubon by Constance Rourke (Harcourt)
  128. 1938

  129. Medal Winner:
  130. The White Stag by Kate Seredy (Viking)
  131. Honor Books:
  132. Pecos Bill by James Cloyd Bowman (Little, Brown)
  133. Bright Island by Mabel Robinson (Random House)
  134. On the Banks of Plum Creek by Laura Ingalls Wilder (Harper)
  135. 1939

  136. Medal Winner:
  137. Thimble Summer by Elizabeth Enright (Rinehart)
  138. Honor Books:
  139. Nino by Valenti Angelo (Viking)
  140. Mr. Popper's Penguins by Richard & Florence Atwater (Little, Brown)
  141. Hello the Boat! by Phyllis Crawford (Holt)
  142. Leader By Destiny: George Washington, Man and Patriot by Jeanette Eaton (Harcourt)
  143. Penn by Elizabeth Janet Gray (Viking)
  144. 1940

  145. Medal Winner:
  146. Daniel Boone by James Daugherty (Viking)
  147. Honor Books:
  148. The Singing Tree by Kate Seredy (Viking)
  149. Runner of the Mountain Tops: The Life of Louis Agassiz by Mabel Robinson (Random House)
  150. By the Shores of Silver Lake by Laura Ingalls Wilder (Harper)
  151. Boy with a Pack by Stephen W. Meader (Harcourt)
  152. 1941

  153. Medal Winner:
  154. Call It Courage by Armstrong Sperry (Macmillan)
  155. Honor Books:
  156. Blue Willow by Doris Gates (Viking)
  157. Young Mac of Fort Vancouver by Mary Jane Carr (Crowell)
  158. The Long Winter by Laura Ingalls Wilder (Harper)
  159. Nansen by Anna Gertrude Hall (Viking)
  160. 1942

  161. Medal Winner:
  162. The Matchlock Gun by Walter Edmonds (Dodd)
  163. Honor Books:
  164. Little Town on the Prairie by Laura Ingalls Wilder (Harper)
  165. George Washington's World by Genevieve Foster (Scribner)
  166. Indian Captive: The Story of Mary Jemison by Lois Lenski (Lippincott)
  167. Down Ryton Water by Eva Roe Gaggin (Viking)
  168. 1943

  169. Medal Winner:
  170. Adam of the Road by Elizabeth Janet Gray (Viking)
  171. Honor Books:
  172. The Middle Moffat by Eleanor Estes (Harcourt)
  173. Have You Seen Tom Thumb? by Mabel Leigh Hunt (Lippincott)
  174. 1944

  175. Medal Winner:
  176. Johnny Tremain by Esther Forbes (Houghton)
  177. Honor Books:
  178. These Happy Golden Years by Laura Ingalls Wilder (Harper)
  179. Fog Magic by Julia Sauer (Viking)
  180. Rufus M. by Eleanor Estes (Harcourt)
  181. Mountain Born by Elizabeth Yates (Coward)
  182. 1945

  183. Medal Winner:
  184. Rabbit Hill by Robert Lawson (Viking)
  185. Honor Books:
  186. The Hundred Dresses by Eleanor Estes (Harcourt)
  187. The Silver Pencil by Alice Dalgliesh (Scribner)
  188. Abraham Lincoln's World by Genevieve Foster (Scribner)
  189. Lone Journey: The Life of Roger Williams by Jeanetter Eaton (Harcourt)
  190. 1946

  191. Medal Winner:
  192. Strawberry Girl by Lois Lenski (Lippincott)
  193. Honor Books:
  194. Justin Morgan Had a Horse by Marguerite Henry (Rand McNally)
  195. The Moved-Outers by Florence Crannell Means (Houghton)
  196. Bhimsa, the Dancing Bear by Christine Weston (Scribner)
  197. New Found World by Katherine Shippen (Viking)
  198. 1947

  199. Medal Winner:
  200. Miss Hickory by Carolyn Sherwin Bailey (Viking)
  201. Honor Books:
  202. Wonderful Year by Nancy Barnes (Messner)
  203. Big Tree by Mary & Conrad Buff (Viking)
  204. The Heavenly Tenants by William Maxwell (Harper)
  205. The Avion My Uncle Flew by Cyrus Fisher, pseud. (Darwin L. Teilhet) (Appleton)
  206. The Hidden Treasure of Glaston by Eleanor Jewett (Viking)
  207. 1948

  208. Medal Winner:
  209. The Twenty-One Balloons by William Pène du Bois (Viking)
  210. Honor Books:
  211. Pancakes-Paris by Claire Huchet Bishop (Viking)
  212. Li Lun, Lad of Courage by Carolyn Treffinger (Abingdon)
  213. The Quaint and Curious Quest of Johnny Longfoot by Catherine Besterman (Bobbs-Merrill)
  214. The Cow-Tail Switch, and Other West African Stories by Harold Courlander (Holt)
  215. Misty of Chincoteague by Marguerite Henry (Rand McNally)
  216. 1949

  217. Medal Winner:
  218. King of the Wind by Marguerite Henry (Rand McNally)
  219. Honor Books:
  220. Seabird by Holling C. Holling (Houghton)
  221. Daughter of the Mountains by Louise Rankin (Viking)
  222. My Father's Dragon by Ruth S. Gannett (Random House)
  223. Story of the Negro by Arna Bontemps (Knopf)
  224. 1950

  225. Medal Winner:
  226. The Door in the Wall by Marguerite de Angeli (Doubleday)
  227. Honor Books:
  228. Tree of Freedom by Rebecca Caudill (Viking)
  229. The Blue Cat of Castle Town by Catherine Coblentz (Longmans)
  230. Kildee House by Rutherford Montgomery (Doubleday)
  231. George Washington by Genevieve Foster (Scribner)
  232. Song of The Pines: A Story of Norwegian Lumbering in Wisconsin by Walter & Marion Havighurst (Winston)
  233. 1951

  234. Medal Winner:
  235. Amos Fortune, Free Man by Elizabeth Yates (Dutton)
  236. Honor Books:
  237. Better Known as Johnny Appleseed by Mabel Leigh Hunt (Lippincott)
  238. Gandhi, Fighter Without a Sword by Jeanette Eaton (Morrow)
  239. Abraham Lincoln, Friend of the People by Clara Ingram Judson (Follett)
  240. The Story of Appleby Capple by Anne Parrish (Harper)
  241. 1952

  242. Medal Winner:
  243. Ginger Pye by Eleanor Estes (Harcourt)
  244. Honor Books:
  245. Americans Before Columbus by Elizabeth Baity (Viking)
  246. Minn of the Mississippi by Holling C. Holling (Houghton)
  247. The Defender by Nicholas Kalashnikoff (Scribner)
  248. The Light at Tern Rock by Julia Sauer (Viking)
  249. The Apple and the Arrow by Mary & Conrad Buff (Houghton)
  250. 1953

  251. Medal Winner:
  252. Secret of the Andes by Ann Nolan Clark (Viking)
  253. Honor Books:
  254. Charlotte's Web by E. B. White (Harper)
  255. Moccasin Trail by Eloise Jarvis McGraw (Coward)
  256. Red Sails to Capri by Ann Weil (Viking)
  257. The Bears on Hemlock Mountain by Alice Dalgliesh (Scribner)
  258. Birthdays of Freedom, Vol. 1 by Genevieve Foster (Scribner)
  259. 1954

  260. Medal Winner:
  261. ...And Now Miguel by Joseph Krumgold (Crowell)
  262. Honor Books:
  263. All Alone by Claire Huchet Bishop (Viking)
  264. Shadrach by Meindert Dejong (Harper)
  265. Hurry Home, Candy by Meindert Dejong (Harper)
  266. Theodore Roosevelt, Fighting Patriot by Clara Ingram Judson (Follett)
  267. Magic Maize by Mary & Conrad Buff (Houghton)
  268. 1955

  269. Medal Winner:
  270. The Wheel on the School by Meindert DeJong (Harper)
  271. Honor Books:
  272. Courage of Sarah Noble by Alice Dalgliesh (Scribner)
  273. Banner In The Sky by James Ullman (Lippincott)
  274. 1956

  275. Medal Winner:
  276. Carry On, Mr. Bowditch by Jean Lee Latham (Houghton)
  277. Honor Books:
  278. The Secret River by Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings (Scribner)
  279. The Golden Name Day by Jennie Lindquist (Harper)
  280. Men, Microscopes, and Living Things by Katherine Shippen (Viking)
  281. 1957

  282. Medal Winner:
  283. Miracles on Maple Hill by Virginia Sorensen (Harcourt)
  284. Honor Books:
  285. Old Yeller by Fred Gipson (Harper)
  286. The House of Sixty Fathers by Meindert DeJong (Harper)
  287. Mr. Justice Holmes by Clara Ingram Judson (Follett)
  288. The Corn Grows Ripe by Dorothy Rhoads (Viking)
  289. Black Fox of Lorne by Marguerite de Angeli (Doubleday)
  290. 1958

  291. Medal Winner:
  292. Rifles for Watie by Harold Keith (Crowell)
  293. Honor Books:
  294. The Horsecatcher by Mari Sandoz (Westminster)
  295. Gone-Away Lake by Elizabeth Enright (Harcourt)
  296. The Great Wheel by Robert Lawson (Viking)
  297. Tom Paine, Freedom's Apostle by Leo Gurko (Crowell)
  298. 1959

  299. Medal Winner:
  300. The Witch of Blackbird Pond by Elizabeth George Speare (Houghton)
  301. Honor Books:
  302. The Family Under The Bridge by Natalie Savage Carlson (Harper)
  303. Along Came A Dog by Meindert Dejong (Harper)
  304. Chucaro: Wild Pony of the Pampa by Francis Kalnay (Harcourt)
  305. The Perilous Road by William O. Steele (Harcourt)
  306. 1960

  307. Medal Winner:
  308. Onion John by Joseph Krumgold (Crowell)
  309. Honor Books:
  310. My Side of the Mountain by Jean Craighead George (Dutton)
  311. America Is Born: A History for Peter by Gerald W. Johnson (Morrow)
  312. The Gammage Cup by Carol Kendall (Harcourt)
  313. 1961

  314. Medal Winner:
  315. Island of the Blue Dolphins by Scott O'Dell (Houghton)
  316. Honor Books:
  317. America Moves Forward: A History for Peter by Gerald W. Johnson (Morrow)
  318. Old Ramon by Jack Schaefer (Houghton)
  319. The Cricket In Times Square by George Selden, pseud. (George Thompson) (Farrar)
  320. 1962

  321. Medal Winner:
  322. The Bronze Bow by Elizabeth George Speare (Houghton)
  323. Honor Books:
  324. Frontier Living by Edwin Tunis (World)
  325. The Golden Goblet by Eloise Jarvis McGraw (Coward)
  326. Belling The Tiger by Mary Stolz (Harper)
  327. 1963

  328. Medal Winner:
  329. A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L'Engle (Farrar)
  330. Honor Books:
  331. Thistle and Thyme: Tales and Legends from Scotland by Sorche Nic Leodhas, pseud. (Leclaire Alger) (Holt)
  332. Men of Athens by Olivia Coolidge (Houghton)
  333. 1964

  334. Medal Winner:
  335. It's Like This, Cat by Emily Neville (Harper)
  336. Honor Books:
  337. Rascal: A Memoir of a Better Era by Sterling North (Dutton)
  338. The Loner by Ester Wier (McKay)
  339. 1965

  340. Medal Winner:
  341. Shadow of a Bull by Maia Wojciechowska (Atheneum)
  342. Honor Book:
  343. Across Five Aprils by Irene Hunt (Follett)
  344. 1966

  345. Medal Winner:
  346. I, Juan de Pareja by Elizabeth Borton de Trevino (Farrar)
  347. Honor Books:
  348. The Black Cauldron by Lloyd Alexander (Holt)
  349. The Animal Family by Randall Jarrell (Pantheon)
  350. The Noonday Friends by Mary Stolz (Harper)
  351. 1967

  352. Medal Winner:
  353. Up a Road Slowly by Irene Hunt (Follett)
  354. Honor Books:
  355. The King's Fifth by Scott O'Dell (Houghton)
  356. Zlateh The Goat and Other Stories by Isaac Bashevis Singer (Harper)
  357. The Jazz Man by Mary Hays Weik (Atheneum)
  358. 1968

  359. Medal Winner:
  360. From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler by E. L. Konigsburg (Atheneum)
  361. Honor Books:
  362. Jennifer, Hecate, Macbeth, William McKinley, and Me, Elizabeth by E. L. Konigsburg (Atheneum)
  363. The Black Pearl by Scott O'Dell (Houghton)
  364. The Fearsome Inn by Isaac Bashevis Singer (Scribner)
  365. The Egypt Game by Zilpha Keatley Snyder (Atheneum)
  366. 1969

  367. Medal Winner:
  368. The High King by Lloyd Alexander (Holt)
  369. Honor Books:
  370. To Be a Slave by Julius Lester (Dial)
  371. When Shlemiel Went to Warsaw and Other Stories by Isaac Bashevis Singer (Farrar)
  372. 1970

  373. Medal Winner:
  374. Sounder by William H. Armstrong (Harper)
  375. Honor Books:
  376. Our Eddie by Sulamith Ish-Kishor (Pantheon)
  377. The Many Ways of Seeing: An Introduction to the Pleasures of Art by Janet Gaylord Moore (World)
  378. Journey Outside by Mary Q. Steele (Viking)
  379. 1971

  380. Medal Winner:
  381. Summer of the Swans by Betsy Byars (Viking)
  382. Honor Books:
  383. Knee Knock Rise by Natalie Babbitt (Farrar)
  384. Enchantress From the Stars by Sylvia Louise Engdahl (Atheneum)
  385. Sing Down the Moon by Scott O'Dell (Houghton)
  386. 1972

  387. Medal Winner:
  388. Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH by Robert C. O'Brien (Atheneum)
  389. Honor Books:
  390. Incident At Hawk's Hill by Allan W. Eckert (Little, Brown)
  391. The Planet of Junior Brown by Virginia Hamilton (Macmillan)
  392. The Tombs of Atuan by Ursula K. LeGuin (Atheneum)
  393. Annie and the Old One by Miska Miles (Little, Brown)
  394. The Headless Cupid by Zilpha Keatley Snyder (Atheneum)
  395. 1973

  396. Medal Winner:
  397. Julie of the Wolves by Jean Craighead George (Harper)
  398. Honor Books:
  399. Frog and Toad Together by Arnold Lobel (Harper)
  400. The Upstairs Room by Johanna Reiss (Crowell)
  401. The Witches of Worm by Zilpha Keatley Snyder (Atheneum)
  402. 1974

  403. Medal Winner:
  404. The Slave Dancer by Paula Fox (Bradbury)
  405. Honor Book:
  406. The Dark Is Rising by Susan Cooper (McElderry/Atheneum)
  407. 1975

  408. Medal Winner:
  409. M. C. Higgins, the Great by Virginia Hamilton (Macmillan)
  410. Honor Books:
  411. Figgs & Phantoms by Ellen Raskin (Dutton)
  412. My Brother Sam is Dead by James Lincoln Collier & Christopher Collier (Four Winds)
  413. The Perilous Gard by Elizabeth Marie Pope (Houghton)
  414. Philip Hall Likes Me, I Reckon Maybe by Bette Greene (Dial)
  415. 1976

  416. Medal Winner:
  417. The Grey King by Susan Cooper (McElderry/Atheneum)
  418. Honor Books:
  419. The Hundred Penny Box by Sharon Bell Mathis (Viking)
  420. Dragonwings by Laurence Yep (Harper)
  421. 1977

  422. Medal Winner:
  423. Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry by Mildred D. Taylor (Dial)
  424. Honor Books:
  425. Abel's Island by William Steig (Farrar)
  426. A String in the Harp by Nancy Bond (Atheneum)
  427. 1978

  428. Medal Winner:
  429. Bridge to Terabithia by Katherine Paterson (Crowell)
  430. Honor Books:
  431. Ramona and Her Father by Beverly Cleary (Morrow)
  432. Anpao: An American Indian Odyssey by Jamake Highwater (Lippincott)
  433. 1979

  434. Medal Winner:
  435. The Westing Game by Ellen Raskin (Dutton)
  436. Honor Book:
  437. The Great Gilly Hopkins by Katherine Paterson (Crowell)
  438. 1980

  439. Medal Winner:
  440. A Gathering of Days: A New England Girl's Journal, 1830-1832 by Joan W. Blos (Scribner)
  441. Honor Book:
  442. The Road from Home: The Story of an Armenian Girl by David Kherdian (Greenwillow)
  443. 1981

  444. Medal Winner:
  445. Jacob Have I Loved by Katherine Paterson (Crowell)
  446. Honor Books:
  447. The Fledgling by Jane Langton (Harper)
  448. A Ring of Endless Light by Madeleine L'Engle (Farrar)
  449. 1982

  450. Medal Winner:
  451. A Visit to William Blake's Inn: Poems for Innocent and Experienced Travelers by Nancy Willard (Harcourt)
  452. Honor Books:
  453. Ramona Quimby, Age 8 by Beverly Cleary (Morrow)
  454. Upon the Head of the Goat: A Childhood in Hungary 1939-1944 by Aranka Siegal (Farrar)
  455. 1983

  456. Medal Winner:
  457. Dicey's Song by Cynthia Voigt (Atheneum)
  458. Honor Books:
  459. The Blue Sword by Robin McKinley (Greenwillow)
  460. Doctor DeSoto by William Steig (Farrar)
  461. Graven Images by Paul Fleischman (Harper)
  462. Homesick: My Own Story by Jean Fritz (Putnam)
  463. Sweet Whispers, Brother Rush by Virginia Hamilton (Philomel)
  464. 1984

  465. Medal Winner:
  466. Dear Mr. Henshaw by Beverly Cleary (Morrow)
  467. Honor Books:
  468. The Sign of the Beaver by Elizabeth George Speare (Houghton)
  469. A Solitary Blue by Cynthia Voigt (Atheneum)
  470. Sugaring Time by Kathryn Lasky (Macmillan)
  471. The Wish Giver: Three Tales of Coven Tree by Bill Brittain (Harper)
  472. 1985

  473. Medal Winner:
  474. The Hero and the Crown by Robin McKinley (Greenwillow)
  475. Honor Books:
  476. Like Jake and Me by Mavis Jukes (Knopf)
  477. The Moves Make the Man by Bruce Brooks (Harper)
  478. One-Eyed Cat by Paula Fox (Bradbury)
  479. 1986

  480. Medal Winner:
  481. Sarah, Plain and Tall by Patricia MacLachlan (Harper)
  482. Honor Books:
  483. Commodore Perry In the Land of the Shogun by Rhoda Blumberg (Lothrop)
  484. Dogsong by Gary Paulsen (Bradbury)
  485. 1987

  486. Medal Winner:
  487. The Whipping Boy by Sid Fleischman (Greenwillow)
  488. Honor Books:
  489. A Fine White Dust by Cynthia Rylant (Bradbury)
  490. On My Honor by Marion Dane Bauer (Clarion)
  491. Volcano: The Eruption and Healing of Mount St. Helens by Patricia Lauber (Bradbury)
  492. 1988

  493. Medal Winner:
  494. Lincoln: A Photobiography by Russell Freedman (Clarion)
  495. Honor Books:
  496. After The Rain by Norma Fox Mazer (Morrow)
  497. Hatchet by Gary Paulsen (Bradbury)
  498. 1989

  499. Medal Winner:
  500. Joyful Noise: Poems for Two Voices by Paul Fleischman (Harper)
  501. Honor Books:
  502. In The Beginning: Creation Stories from Around the World by Virginia Hamilton (Harcourt)
  503. Scorpions by Walter Dean Myers (Harper)
  504. 1990

  505. Medal Winner:
  506. Number the Stars by Lois Lowry (Houghton)
  507. Honor Books:
  508. Afternoon of the Elves by Janet Taylor Lisle (Jackson/Orchard)
  509. Shabanu, Daughter of the Wind by Suzanne Fisher Staples (Knopf)
  510. The Winter Room by Gary Paulsen (Jackson/Orchard)
  511. 1991

  512. Medal Winner:
  513. Maniac Magee by Jerry Spinelli (Little, Brown)
  514. Honor Book:
  515. The True Confessions of Charlotte Doyle by Avi (Jackson/Orchard)
  516. 1992

  517. Medal Winner:
  518. Shiloh by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor (Atheneum)
  519. Honor Books:
  520. Nothing But The Truth: a Documentary Novel by Avi (Jackson/Orchard)
  521. The Wright Brothers: How They Invented the Airplane by Russell Freedman (Holiday House)
  522. 1993

  523. Medal Winner:
  524. Missing May by Cynthia Rylant (Jackson/Orchard)
  525. Honor Books:
  526. What Hearts by Bruce Brooks (A Laura Geringer Book, a HarperCollins imprint)
  527. The Dark-thirty: Southern Tales of the Supernatural by Patricia McKissack (Knopf)
  528. Somewhere in the Darkness by Walter Dean Myers (Scholastic Hardcover)
  529. 1994

  530. Medal Winner:
  531. The Giver by Lois Lowry (Houghton)
  532. Honor Books:
  533. Crazy Lady by Jane Leslie Conly (HarperCollins)
  534. Dragon's Gate by Laurence Yep (HarperCollins)
  535. Eleanor Roosevelt: A Life of Discovery by Russell Freedman (Clarion Books)
  536. 1995

  537. Medal Winner:
  538. Walk Two Moons by Sharon Creech (HarperCollins)
  539. Honor Books:
  540. Catherine, Called Birdy by Karen Cushman (Clarion)
  541. The Ear, the Eye and the Arm by Nancy Farmer (Jackson/Orchard)
  542. 1996

  543. Medal Winner:
  544. The Midwife's Apprentice by Karen Cushman (Clarion)
  545. Honor Books:
  546. What Jamie Saw by Carolyn Coman (Front Street)
  547. The Watsons Go to Birmingham: 1963 by Christopher Paul Curtis (Delacorte)
  548. Yolonda's Genius by Carol Fenner (Margaret K. McElderry/Simon & Schuster)
  549. The Great Fire by Jim Murphy (Scholastic)
  550. 1997

  551. Medal Winner:
  552. The View from Saturday by E.L. Konigsburg (Jean Karl/Atheneum)
  553. Honor Books:
  554. A Girl Named Disaster by Nancy Farmer (Richard Jackson/Orchard Books)
  555. Moorchild by Eloise McGraw (Margaret McElderry/Simon & Schuster)
  556. The Thief by Megan Whalen Turner (Greenwillow/Morrow)
  557. Belle Prater's Boy by Ruth White (Farrar Straus Giroux)
  558. 1998

  559. Medal Winner:
  560. Out of the Dust by Karen Hesse (Scholastic)
  561. Honor Books:
  562. Ella Enchanted by Gail Carson Levine (HarperCollins)
  563. Lily's Crossing by Patricia Reilly Giff (Delacorte)
  564. Wringer by Jerry Spinelli (HarperCollins)
  565. 1999

  566. Medal Winner:
  567. Holes by Louis Sachar (Frances Foster)
  568. Honor Book:
  569. A Long Way from Chicago by Richard Peck (Dial)
  570. 2000

  571. Medal Winner:
  572. Bud, Not Buddy by Christopher Paul Curtis (Delacorte)
  573. Honor Books:
  574. Getting Near to Baby by by Audrey Couloumbis (Putnam)
  575. Our Only May Amelia by Jennifer L. Holm (HarperCollins)
  576. 26 Fairmount Avenue by Tomie dePaola (Putnam)
  577. 2001

  578. Medal Winner:
  579. A Year Down Yonder by Richard Peck (Dial)
  580. Honor Books:
  581. Hope Was Here by Joan Bauer (G.P. Putnam’s Sons)
  582. Because of Winn-Dixie by Kate DiCamillo (Candlewick Press)
  583. Joey Pigza Loses Control by Jack Gantos (Farrar, Straus, and Giroux)
  584. The Wanderer by Sharon Creech (Joanna Cotler Books/HarperCollins)
  585. 2002

  586. Medal Winner:
  587. A Single Shard by Linda Sue Park (Clarion Books/Houghton Mifflin)
  588. Honor Books:
  589. Everything on a Waffle by Polly Horvath (Farrar Straus Giroux)
  590. Carver: A Life In Poems by Marilyn Nelson (Front Street)
  591. 2003

  592. Medal Winner:
  593. Crispin: The Cross of Lead by Avi (Hyperion Books for Children)
  594. Honor Books:
  595. The House of the Scorpion by Nancy Farmer (Atheneum)
  596. Pictures of Hollis Woods by Patricia Reilly Giff (Random House/Wendy Lamb Books)
  597. Hoot by Carl Hiaasen (Knopf)
  598. A Corner of The Universe by Ann M. Martin (Scholastic)
  599. Surviving the Applewhites by Stephanie S. Tolan (HarperCollins)
  600. 2004

  601. Medal Winner:
  602. The Tale of Despereaux: Being the Story of a Mouse, a Princess, Some Soup, and a Spool of Thread by Kate DiCamillo, illustrated by Timothy Basil Ering, (Candlewick Press)
  603. Honor Books:
  604. Olive's Ocean by Kevin Henkes (Greenwillow Books)
  605. An American Plague: The True and Terrifying Story of the Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1793 by Jim Murphy (Clarion Books)
  606. 2005

  607. Medal Winner:
  608. Kira-Kira by Cynthia Kadohata (Atheneum Books for Young Readers/Simon & Schuster)
  609. Honor Books:
  610. Al Capone Does My Shirts by Gennifer Choldenko (G.P. Putnam's Sons/a division of Penguin Young Readers Group)
  611. The Voice that Challenged a Nation: Marian Anderson and the Struggle for Equal Rights" by Russell Freedman (Clarion Books/Houghton Mifflin)
  612. Lizzie Bright and the Buckminster Boy by Gary D. Schmidt (Clarion Books/Houghton Mifflin)
  613. 2006

  614. Medal Winner:
  615. Criss Cross by Lynne Rae Perkins (Greenwillow Books/HarperCollins)
  616. Honor Books:
  617. Whittington by Alan Armstrong, illustrated by S.D. Schindler (Random House)
  618. Hitler Youth: Growing Up in Hitler's Shadow by Susan Campbell Bartoletti (Scholastic)
  619. Princess Academy by Shannon Hale (Bloomsbury Children's Books)
  620. Show Way by Jacqueline Woodson, illustrated by Hudson Talbott (G.P. Putnam's Sons)
  621. 2007

  622. Medal Winner:
  623. The Higher Power of Lucky by Susan Patron, illus. by Matt Phelan (Simon & Schuster/Richard Jackson)
  624. Honor Books:
  625. Penny from Heaven by Jennifer L. Holm, (Random House)
  626. Hattie Big Sky by Kirby Larson (Delacorte Press)
  627. Rules by Cynthia Lord (Scholastic)
  628. 2008

  629. Medal Winner:
  630. Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village by Laura Amy Schlitz (Candlewick)
  631. Honor Books:
  632. Elijah of Buxton by Christopher Paul Curtis (Scholastic)
  633. The Wednesday Wars by Gary D. Schmidt (Clarion)
  634. Feathers by Jacqueline Woodson (Putnam)
  635. 2009

  636. Medal Winner:
  637. The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman, illus. by Dave McKean (HarperCollins)
  638. Honor Books:
  639. The Underneath by Kathi Appelt, illus. by David Small (Atheneum Books for Young Readers, an imprint of Simon & Schuster)
  640. The Surrender Tree: Poems of Cuba's Struggle for Freedom by Margarita Engle (Henry Holt)
  641. Savvy by Ingrid Law (Dial Books for Young Readers, a division of Penguin Young Readers Group in partnership with Walden Media)
  642. After Tupac & D Foster by Jacqueline Woodson (G.P. Putnam's Sons, a division of Penguin Books for Young Readers)
  643. 2010

  644. Medal Winner:
  645. When You Reach Me by Rebecca Stead (Wendy Lamb Books, an imprint of Random House Children's Books)
  646. Honor Books:
  647. Claudette Colvin: Twice Toward Justice by Phillip Hoose (Melanie Kroupa Books/Farrar, Straus & Giroux)
  648. The Evolution of Calpurnia Tate by Jacqueline Kelly (Henry Holt)
  649. Where the Mountain Meets the Moon by Grace Lin (Little, Brown and Company Books for Young Readers)
  650. The Mostly True Adventures of Homer P. Figg by Rodman Philbrick (The Blue Sky Press, an imprint of Scholastic, Inc.)
  651. 2011

  652. Medal Winner:
  653. Moon over Manifest by Clare Vanderpool (Delacorte Press, an imprint of Random House Children's Books)
  654. Honor Books:
  655. Turtle in Paradise by Jennifer L. Holm (Random House Children's Books)
  656. Heart of a Samurai by Margi Preus (Amulet Books, an imprint of Abrams)
  657. Dark Emperor and Other Poems of the Night by Joyce Sidman, illustrated by Rick Allen (Houghton Mifflin Books for Children)
  658. One Crazy Summer by Rita Williams-Garcia (Amistad, an imprint of Harper Collins)
  659. 2012

  660. Medal Winner:
  661. Dead End in Norvelt by Jack Gantos (Farrar Straus Giroux)
  662. Honor Books:
  663. Inside Out & Back Again by Thanhha Lai (HarperCollins Children's Books, a division of HarperCollins Publishers)
  664. Breaking Stalin's Nose by Eugene Yelchin (Henry Holt and Company, LLC)
  665. 2013

  666. Medal Winner:
  667. The One and Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate (HarperCollins)
  668. Honor Books:
  669. Splendors and Glooms by Laura Amy Schlitz (Candlewick Press)
  670. Bomb: The Race to Build—and Steal—the World’s Most Dangerous Weapon by Steve Sheinkin (Roaring Brook Press)
  671. Three Times Lucky by Sheila Turnage (Dial Books)
  672. 2014

  673. Medal Winner:
  674. Flora & Ulysses: The Illuminated Adventures by Kate DiCamillo (Candlewick)
  675. Honor Books:
  676. Doll Bones by Holly Black (Simon & Schuster)
  677. The Year of Billy Miller by Kevin Henkes (Greenwillow)
  678. One Came Home by Amy Timberlake (Knopf)
  679. Paperboy by Vince Vawter (Delacorte)
  680. 2015

  681. Medal Winner:
  682. The Crossover by Kwame Alexander (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt)
  683. Honor Books:
  684. El Deafo by Cece Bell (Amulet)
  685. Brown Girl Dreaming by Jacqueline Woodson (Nancy Paulsen)
  686. 2016

  687. Medal Winner:
  688. Last Stop on Market Street by Matt de la Pena, illustrated by Christian Robinson
  689. Honor Books:
  690. The War that Saved My Life by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley
  691. Roller Girl written and illustrated by Victoria Jamieson
  692. Echo by Pam Munoz Ryan
Author Comments: 

Announced in late January, the Newbery Medal is awarded annually by the American Library Association for the most distinguished American children's book published the previous year.