1983 - Children’s Books, Nonfiction

The Brooklyn Bridge

By Judith St. George

Original Publisher: Putnam
Current Publisher: Out of Print
Digital Publisher: Not Available

Reading Level: Not Available

Children’s Books, Nonfiction Finalists That Year:

  • Linda Grant De Pauw for Seafaring Women
  • Patricia Lauber for Journey to the Planets
  • John Nance for Lobo of the Tasaday
  • Judith St. George for The Brooklyn Bridge

Children’s Books, Nonfiction Winner That Year: James Cross Giblin for Chimney Sweeps

Judges That Year: Not Available

The Year in Literature: Dicey’s Song by Cynthia Voigt won the Newbery Medal.

More Information: In 2001, Judith St. George won the Caldecott Medal for her book So You Want to Be President? She shared the award with the book’s illustrator, David Small, who was a National Book Award Finalist for Young People’s Literature in 2009 for Stitches.

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