By Tor Seidler
Current Publisher: Out of Print
Digital Publisher: Not Available
Reading Level: Ages 8 & Up
YPL Finalists That Year:
- Brock Cole for The Facts Speak for Themselves
- Adele Griffin for Sons of Liberty
- Mary Ann McGuigan for Where You Belong
- Tor Seidler for Mean Margaret
YPL Winner That Year: Han Nolan for Dancing on the Edge
Judges That Year: Michael Cart, Julius Lester, Robert Lipsyte, Lois Lowry, Katherine Paterson
The Year in Literature: The View from Saturday by E.L. Konigsburg won the Newbery Medal.
- In Mean Margaret, as in many of his other books, Tor Seidler worked with an illustrator. He said it’s always exciting to work with illustrators who bring their own observations and suggestions about his book, and that often these suggestions lead to significant changes in his text.
- You can read about Tor’s pick for The Book That Changed My Life here.
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