Ox Under Pressure
By John Ney
Publisher: J.B. Lippincott & Company
Current Publisher: Out of Print
Digital Publisher: Not Available
Reading Level: Not Available
Children’s Literature Finalists That Year:
- Milton Meltzer for Never to Forget: The Jews of the Holocaust
- John Ney for Ox Under Pressure
- Mildred D. Taylor for Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry
- Barbara Wersba for Tunes for a Small Harmonica
Children’s Literature Winner That Year: Katherine Paterson for The Master Puppeteer
Judges That Year: Kay Boyle, Julia Cunningham, Emily C. Neville
The Year in Literature: Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry by Mildred D. Taylor won the Newbery Medal.
More Information: Ney has written scripts, novels for adults as well as children, and works of nonfiction. Originally from New York, he has lived in a variety of places including Italy, Switzerland, Austria, and Jamaica.
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