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Winner of the 1964 Newbery Medal. Fourteen-year-old Dave Mitchell, growing up in New York City, tells of his affection for a tomcat and his first friendship with a girl.

Winner of the 1964 Newbery Medal. Fourteen-year-old Dave Mitchell, growing up in New York City, tells of his affection for a tomcat and his first friendship with a girl.

1960: The story of a friendship between a 12-year-old boy and an immigrant handyman, almost wrecked by the good intentions of the townspeople.

1960: The story of a friendship between a 12-year-old boy and an immigrant handyman, almost wrecked by the good intentions of the townspeople.

"My Favorite Newbery" by Linda Sue Park, July/August 2012 Horn Book Magazine

"My Favorite Newbery" by Linda Sue Park, July/August 2012 Horn Book Magazine

1933: When Young Fu arrives w/ his mother in bustling 1920s Chungking, all he has seen of the world is the rural farming village where he has grown up. He knows nothing of city life. But the city, w/ its wonders & dangers, fascinates the 13-year-old boy, & he sets out to make the best of what it has to offer him. First published in 1932, Young Fu of the Upper Yangtze was one of the earliest Newbery Medal winners. Although China has changed since that time, Young Fu’s experiences are…

1933: When Young Fu arrives w/ his mother in bustling 1920s Chungking, all he has seen of the world is the rural farming village where he has grown up. He knows nothing of city life. But the city, w/ its wonders & dangers, fascinates the 13-year-old boy, & he sets out to make the best of what it has to offer him. First published in 1932, Young Fu of the Upper Yangtze was one of the earliest Newbery Medal winners. Although China has changed since that time, Young Fu’s experiences are…

From the author of "Catherine, Called Birdy" comes another spellbinding novel set in medieval England. The girl known only as Brat has no family, no home, and no future until she meets Jane the Midwife and becomes her apprentice.

From the author of "Catherine, Called Birdy" comes another spellbinding novel set in medieval England. The girl known only as Brat has no family, no home, and no future until she meets Jane the Midwife and becomes her apprentice.

1942 winner.  The Matchlock Gun / by Walter D. Edmonds ; illustrated by Paul Lantz.

1942 winner. The Matchlock Gun / by Walter D. Edmonds ; illustrated by Paul Lantz.

Carry On, Mr. Bowditch - originally printed in 1955 juvenile historical fiction - well written, informative, and interesting for anyone

Carry On, Mr. Bowditch - originally printed in 1955 juvenile historical fiction - well written, informative, and interesting for anyone

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