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Book awards: Newbery Honor

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Cedric the Forester by Bernard Marshall1922
The Golden Fleece and the Heroes Who Lived Before Achilles by Padraic Colum1922
The Great Quest by Charles Boardman Hawes1922
The Old Tobacco Shop: A True Account of What Befell a Little Boy in Search of Adventure by William Bowen1922
The Windy Hill by Cornelia Meigs1922
The Dream Coach by Anne Parrish1925
Nicholas: A Manhattan Christmas Story by Anne Carroll Moore1925
The Voyagers: Being Legends and Romances of Atlantic Discovery by Padraic Colum1926
Downright Dencey by Caroline Dale Snedeker1928
The Wondersmith and His Son: A Tale from the Golden Childhood of the World by Ella Young1928
The Boy Who Was by Grace Taber Hallock1929
Clearing Weather by Cornelia Meigs1929
The Jumping-Off Place by Marian Hurd McNeely1929
Millions of Cats by Wanda Gág1929
The Pigtail of Ah Lee Ben Loo by John Bennett1929
The Runaway Papoose by Grace Moon1929
Tod of the Fens by Elinor Whitney1929
A Daughter of the Seine: The Life of Madame Roland by Jeanette Eaton1930
Little Blacknose: The Story of a Pioneer by Hildegarde H. Swift1930
Pran of Albania by Elizabeth Cleveland Miller1930
The Tangle-Coated Horse and Other Tales: Episodes from the Fionn Saga by Ella Young1930
Vaino: A Boy of New Finland by Julia Davis Adams1930
The Dark Star of Itza: The Story of a Pagan Princess by Alida Sims Malkus1931
Floating Island by Anne Parrish1931
Garram the Hunter: A Boy of the Hill Tribes by Herbert Best1931
Meggy MacIntosh: A Highland Girl in the Carolina Colony by Elizabeth Janet Gray1931
Mountains Are Free by Julia Davis Adams1931
Ood-Le-Uk the Wanderer by Alice Lide1931
Queer Person by Ralph Hubbard1931
Spice and the Devil's Cave by Agnes Danforth Hewes1931
Boy of the South Seas by Eunice Tietjens1932
Calico Bush by Rachel Field1932
The Fairy Circus by Dorothy P. Lathrop1932
Jane's Island by Marjorie Hill Allee1932
Out of the Flame by Eloise Lownsbery1932
The Truce of the Wolf and Other Tales of Old Italy by Mary Gould Davis1932
Children of the Soil: A Story of Scandinavia by Nora Burglon1933
The Railroad To Freedom: A Story of the Civil War by Hildegarde H. Swift1933
Swift Rivers by Cornelia Meigs1933
The ABC Bunny by Wanda Gág1934
The Apprentice of Florence by Anne D. Kyle1934
The Big Tree of Bunlahy: Stories of My Own Countryside by Padraic Colum1934
The Forgotten Daughter by Caroline Dale Snedeker1934
Glory of the Seas by Agnes Danforth Hewes1934
New Land by Sarah Lindsay Schmidt1934
Swords of Steel: The Story of a Gettysburg Boy by Elsie Singmaster1934
The Winged Girl of Knossos by Erick Berry1934
Davy Crockett by Constance Rourke1935
A Day On Skates by Hilda Van Stockum1935
The Pageant of Chinese History by Elizabeth Seeger1935
All Sail Set: A Romance of the Flying Cloud by Armstrong Sperry1936
The Good Master by Kate Seredy1936
Honk the Moose by Phil Stong1936
Young Walter Scott by Elizabeth Janet Gray1936
Audubon by Constance Rourke1937
The Codfish Musket by Agnes D. Hewes1937
The Golden Basket by Ludwig Bemelmans1937
Phebe Fairchild: Her Book by Lois Lenski1937
Whistler's Van by Idwal Jones1937
Winterbound by Margery Williams Bianco1937
Bright Island by Mabel L. Robinson1938
On the Banks of Plum Creek by Laura Ingalls Wilder1938
Pecos Bill: The Greatest Cowboy of All Time by James Cloyd Bowman1938
Hello, the Boat! by Phyllis Crawford1939
Leader by Destiny: George Washington, Man and Patriot by Jeanette Eaton1939
Mr. Popper's Penguins by Richard Atwater1939
Nino by Valenti Angelo1939
Penn by Elizabeth Janet Gray1939
Boy With a Pack by Stephen W. Meader1940
By the Shores of Silver Lake by Laura Ingalls Wilder1940
Runner of the Mountain Tops: The Life of Louis Agassiz by Mabel L. Robinson1940
The Singing Tree by Kate Seredy1940
Blue Willow by Doris Gates1941
The Long Winter by Laura Ingalls Wilder1941
Nansen by Anna Gertrude Hall1941
Young Mac of Fort Vancouver by Mary Jane Carr1941
Down Ryton Water by E. R. Gaggin1942
George Washington's World by Joanna Foster1942
Indian Captive: The Story of Mary Jemison by Lois Lenski1942
Little Town on the Prairie by Laura Ingalls Wilder1942
Have You Seen Tom Thumb? by Mabel Leigh Hunt1943
The Middle Moffat by Eleanor Estes1943
Fog Magic by Julia L. Sauer1944
Mountain Born by Elizabeth Yates1944
Rufus M. by Eleanor Estes1944
These Happy Golden Years by Laura Ingalls Wilder1944
Abraham Lincoln's World by Genevieve Foster1945
The Hundred Dresses by Eleanor Estes1945
Lone Journey: The Life of Roger Williams by Jeanette Eaton1945
The Silver Pencil by Alice Dalgliesh1945
Bhimsa, the Dancing Bear by Christine Weston1946
Justin Morgan Had a Horse by Marguerite Henry1946
The Moved-Outers by Florence Crannell Means1946
New found world by Katherine Binney Shippen1946
The Avion My Uncle Flew by Darwin L. Teilhet1947
Big Tree by Mary Buff1947
The Heavenly Tenants by William Maxwell1947
The Hidden Treasure of Glaston by Eleanore M. Jewett1947
The Wonderful Year by Nancy Barnes1947
The Cow-Tail Switch: And Other West African Stories by Harold Courlander1948
Li Lun, Lad of Courage by Carolyn Treffinger1948
Misty of Chincoteague by Marguerite Henry1948
Pancakes-Paris by Claire Huchet Bishop1948
The Quaint and Curious Quest of Johnny Longfoot, the Shoe-King's Son by Catherine Besterman1948
Daughter of the Mountains by Louise S. Rankin1949
My Father's Dragon by Ruth Stiles Gannett1949
Seabird by Holling C. Holling1949
Story of the Negro by Arna Bontemps1949
The Blue Cat of Castle Town by Catherine Cate Coblentz1950
George Washington by Genevieve Foster1950
Kildee House by Rutherford George Montgomery1950
Song of the pines; a story of Norwegian lumbering in Wisconsin by Walter Havighurst1950
Tree of Freedom by Rebecca Caudill1950
Abraham Lincoln: Friend of the People by Clara Ingram Judson1951
Better Known as Johnny Appleseed by Mabel Leigh Hunt1951
Gandhi: Fighter Without a Sword by Jeanette Eaton1951
The Story of Appleby Capple by Anne Parrish1951
Americans before Columbus by Elizabeth Chesley Baity1952
The Apple and the Arrow by Mary Buff1952
The Defender by Nicholas Kalashnikoff1952
The Light at Tern Rock by Julia L. Sauer1952
Minn of the Mississippi by Holling C. Holling1952
The Bears on Hemlock Mountain by Alice Dalgliesh1953
Birthdays of Freedom from Early Egypt to the Fall of Rome by Genevieve Foster1953
Charlotte's Web by E. B. White1953
Moccasin Trail by Eloise Jarvis McGraw1953
Red Sails to Capri by Ann Weil1953
All Alone by Claire Huchet Bishop1954
Hurry Home, Candy by Meindert DeJong1954
Magic Maize by Mary Buff1954
Shadrach by Meindert DeJong1954
Theodore Roosevelt: Fighting Patriot by Clara Ingram Judson1954
Banner in the Sky by James Ramsey Ullman1955
The Courage of Sarah Noble by Alice Dalgliesh1955
The Golden Name Day by Jennie D. Lindquist1956
Men, Microscopes, and Living Things by Katherine B. Shippen1956
Mr. Bell Invents the Telephone by Katherine B. Shippen1956
The Secret River by Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings1956
Black Fox of Lorne by Marguerite De Angeli1957
The Corn Grows Ripe (Puffin Newbery Library) by Dorothy Rhoads1957
The House of Sixty Fathers by Meindert DeJong1957
Mr Justice Holmes by Clara Ingram Judson1957
Old Yeller by Fred Gipson1957
Gone-Away Lake by Elizabeth Enright1958
The Great Wheel by Robert Lawson1958
The Horsecatcher (Bison Book) by Mari Sandoz1958
Tom Paine, Freedom's Apostle by Leo Gurko1958
Along Came a Dog by Meindert DeJong1959
Chucaro: Wild Pony of the Pampa by Francis Kalnay1959
The Family Under the Bridge by Natalie Savage Carlson1959
The Perilous Road by William O. Steele1959
America Is Born by Gerald W. Johnson1960
The Gammage Cup by Carol Kendall1960
My Side of the Mountain by Jean Craighead George1960
America Moves Forward by Gerald W. Johnson1961
The Cricket in Times Square by George Selden1961
Old Ramon by Jack Schaefer1961
Belling the Tiger by Mary Stolz1962
Frontier Living: An Illustrated Guide to Pioneer Life in America by Edwin Tunis1962
The Golden Goblet by Eloise Jarvis McGraw1962
Men of Athens by Olivia E. Coolidge1963
Thistle and Thyme: Tales and Legends from Scotland by Sorche nic Leodhas1963
The Loner by Ester Wier1964
Rascal by Sterling North1964
Across Five Aprils by Irene Hunt1965
The Animal Family by Randall Jarrell1966
The Black Cauldron by Lloyd Alexander1966
The Noonday Friends by Mary Stolz1966
The Jazz Man by Mary Hays Weik1967
The King's Fifth by Scott O'Dell1967
Zlateh the Goat and Other Stories by Isaac Bashevis Singer1967
The Black Pearl by Scott O'Dell1968
The Egypt Game by Zilpha Keatley Snyder1968
The Fearsome Inn by Isaac Bashevis Singer1968
Jennifer, Hecate, Macbeth, William McKinley, and Me, Elizabeth by E. L. Konigsburg1968
To Be a Slave by Julius Lester1969
When Shlemiel Went to Warsaw and Other Stories by Isaac Bashevis Singer1969
Journey Outside by Mary Q. Steele1970
The Many Ways of Seeing: An Introduction to the Pleasures of Art by Janet Gaylord Moore1970
Our Eddie by Sulamith Ish-Kishor1970
Enchantress from the Stars by Sylvia Engdahl1971
Kneeknock Rise by Natalie Babbitt1971
Sing Down the Moon by Scott O'Dell1971
Annie and the Old One by See and Read1972
The Headless Cupid by Zilpha Keatley Snyder1972
Incident at Hawk's Hill by Allan W. Eckert1972
The Planet of Junior Brown by Virginia Hamilton1972
The Tombs of Atuan by Ursula K. Le Guin1972
Frog and Toad Together by Arnold Lobel1973
The Upstairs Room by Johanna Reiss1973
The Witches of Worm by Zilpha Keatley Snyder1973
The Dark Is Rising by Susan Cooper1974
Figgs & Phantoms by Ellen Raskin1975
My Brother Sam is Dead by James Lincoln Collier1975
The Perilous Gard by Elizabeth Marie Pope1975
Philip Hall Likes Me, I Reckon Maybe by Bette Greene1975
Dragonwings by Laurence Yep1976
The Hundred Penny Box (Picture Puffin Books) by Sharon Bell Mathis1976
Abel's Island by William Steig1977
A String in the Harp by Nancy Bond1977
Anpao: An American Indian Odyssey by Jamake Highwater1978
Ramona and Her Father by Beverly Cleary1978
The Great Gilly Hopkins by Katherine Paterson1979
The Road From Home: A True Story of Courage, Survival and Hope by David Kherdian1980
The Fledgling by Jane Langton1981
A Ring of Endless Light by Madeleine L'Engle1981
Ramona Quimby, Age 8 by Beverly Cleary1982
Upon the Head of the Goat: A Childhood in Hungary 1939-1944 by Aranka Siegal1982
The Blue Sword by Robin McKinley1983
Doctor De Soto by William Steig1983
Graven Images by Paul Fleischman1983
Homesick by Jean Fritz1983
Sweet Whispers, Brother Rush by Virginia Hamilton1983
The Sign of the Beaver by Elizabeth George Speare1984
A Solitary Blue by Cynthia Voigt1984
Sugaring Time by Kathryn Lasky1984
The Wish Giver: Three Tales of Coven Tree by Bill Brittain1984
Like Jake and Me by Mavis Jukes1985
The Moves Make the Man by Bruce Brooks1985
One-Eyed Cat by Paula Fox1985
Commodore Perry in the Land of the Shogun by Rhoda Blumberg1986
Dogsong by Gary Paulsen1986
A Fine White Dust by Cynthia Rylant1987
On My Honor by Marion Dane Bauer1987
Volcano: The Eruption and Healing of Mount St. Helens by Patricia Lauber1987
After the Rain by Norma Fox Mazer1988
Hatchet by Gary Paulsen1988
In the Beginning: Creation Stories from Around the World by Virginia Hamilton1989
Scorpions by Walter Dean Myers1989
Afternoon of the Elves by Janet Taylor Lisle1990
Shabanu: Daughter of the Wind by Suzanne Fisher Staples1990
The Winter Room by Gary Paulsen1990
The True Confessions of Charlotte Doyle by Avi1991
Nothing But The Truth by Avi1992
The Wright Brothers: How They Invented the Airplane by Russell Freedman1992
The Dark-Thirty: Southern Tales of the Supernatural by Patricia McKissack1993
Somewhere In The Darkness by Walter Dean Myers1993
What Hearts by Bruce Brooks1993
Crazy Lady! by Jane Leslie Conly1994
Dragon's Gate by Laurence Yep1994
Eleanor Roosevelt: A Life of Discovery by Russell Freedman1994
Catherine, Called Birdy by Karen Cushman1995
The Ear, the Eye, and the Arm by Nancy Farmer1995
The Great Fire by Jim Murphy1996
The Watsons Go to Birmingham—1963 by Christopher Paul Curtis1996
What Jamie Saw by Carolyn Coman1996
Yolanda's Genius by Carol Fenner1996
Belle Prater's Boy by Ruth White1997
A Girl Named Disaster by Nancy Farmer1997
The Moorchild by Eloise McGraw1997
The Thief by Megan Whalen Turner1997
Ella Enchanted by Gail Carson Levine1998
Lily's Crossing by Patricia Reilly Giff1998
Wringer by Jerry Spinelli1998
A Long Way from Chicago by Richard Peck1999
26 Fairmount Avenue by Tomie DePaola2000
Getting Near to Baby by Audrey Couloumbis2000
Our Only May Amelia by Jennifer L. Holm2000
Because of Winn-Dixie by Kate DiCamillo2001
Hope Was Here by Joan Bauer2001
Joey Pigza Loses Control by Jack Gantos2001
The Wanderer by Sharon Creech2001
Carver: A Life in Poems by Marilyn Nelson2002
Everything on a Waffle by Polly Horvath2002
A Corner of the Universe by Ann M. Martin2003
Hoot by Carl Hiaasen2003
The House of the Scorpion by Nancy Farmer2003
Pictures of Hollis Woods by Patricia Reilly Giff2003
Surviving the Applewhites by Stephanie S. Tolan2003
An American Plague: The True and Terrifying Story of the Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1793 (Newbery Honor Book) by Jim Murphy2004
Olive's Ocean by Kevin Henkes2004
Al Capone Does My Shirts by Gennifer Choldenko2005
Lizzie Bright and the Buckminster Boy by Gary D. Schmidt2005
The Voice That Challenged a Nation: Marian Anderson and the Struggle for Equal Rights by Russell Freedman2005
Hitler Youth: Growing Up in Hitler's Shadow by Susan Campbell Bartoletti2006
Princess Academy by Shannon Hale2006
Show Way by Jacqueline Woodson2006
Whittington by Alan W. Armstrong2006
Hattie Big Sky by Kirby Larson2007
Penny from Heaven by Jennifer L. Holm2007
Rules by Cynthia Lord2007
Elijah of Buxton by Christopher Paul Curtis2008
Feathers by Jacqueline Woodson2008
The Wednesday Wars by Gary D. Schmidt2008
After Tupac and D Foster by Jacqueline Woodson2009
Savvy by Ingrid Law2009
The Surrender Tree: Poems of Cuba's Struggle for Freedom by Margarita Engle2009
The Underneath by Kathi Appelt2009
Claudette Colvin: Twice Toward Justice by Phillip Hoose2010
The Evolution of Calpurnia Tate by Jacqueline Kelly2010
The Mostly True Adventures Of Homer P. Figg by Rodman Philbrick2010
Where the Mountain Meets the Moon by Grace Lin2010
Dark Emperor & Other Poems of the Night by Joyce Sidman2011
Heart of a Samurai by Margi Preus2011
One Crazy Summer by Rita Williams-Garcia2011
Turtle in Paradise by Jennifer L. Holm2011
Breaking Stalin's Nose by Eugene Yelchin2012
Inside Out and Back Again by Thanhha Lai2012
Bomb: The Race to Build - and Steal - the World's Most Dangerous Weapon by Steve Sheinkin2013
Splendors and Glooms by Laura Amy Schlitz2013
Three Times Lucky by Sheila Turnage2013
Doll Bones by Holly Black2014
One Came Home by Amy Timberlake2014
Paperboy by Vince Vawter2014
The Year of Billy Miller by Kevin Henkes2014
Brown Girl Dreaming by Jacqueline Woodson2015
El Deafo by Cece Bell2015
Echo by Pam Muñoz Ryan2016
Roller Girl by Victoria Jamieson2016
The War That Saved My Life by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley2016
Freedom Over Me: Eleven Slaves, Their Lives and Dreams Brought to Life by Ashley Bryan (Coretta Scott King Illustrator Honor Books) by Ashley Bryan2017
The Inquisitor's Tale: Or, The Three Magical Children and Their Holy Dog by Adam Gidwitz2017
Wolf Hollow by Lauren Wolk2017
Crown: An Ode to the Fresh Cut by Derrick Barnes2018
Long Way Down by Jason Reynolds2018
Piecing Me Together by Renée Watson2018
The Book of Boy by Catherine Gilbert Murdock2019
The Night Diary by Veera Hiranandani2019
Genesis Begins Again by Alicia D. Williams2020
Other Words for Home by Jasmine Warga2020
Scary Stories for Young Foxes by Christian McKay Heidicker2020
The Undefeated by Kwame Alexander2020

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The Newbery Honor is a citation given by the Association for Library Service to Children of the American Library Association (ALA). The Newbery Honor is given to worthy runners-up for the Newbery Medal, a higher honor. Though the Newbery Honor was initiated in 1971, specially cited runners-up for the Newbery Medal from previous years were retroactively named Newbery Honor books.

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