Hew Against the Grain
By Betty Sue Cummings
Publisher: Atheneum (Simon & Schuster)
Current Publisher: Out of Print
Digital Publisher: Not Available
Reading Level: Not Available
Children’s Literature Finalists That Year:
- Betty Sue Cummings for Hew Against the Grain
- Ilse Koehn for Mischling, Second Degree
- David McCord for One at a Time
- William Steig for Caleb & Kate
Children’s Literature Winner That Year: Judith and Herbert Kohl for The View from the Oak
Judges That Year: Charlotte Blount, Milton Meltzer, Elizabeth Gray Vining
The Year in Literature: Bridge to Terabithia by Katherine Paterson won the Newbery Medal.
More Information: Aside from writing and teaching, Cummings served with the U.S. Coast Guard from 1942 to 1945.
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