1981 - Children’s Books, Fiction (Paperback)

All Together Now

By Sue Ellen Bridgers

Current Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf (Random House)
Digital Publisher: Not Available

Reading Level: Not Available

Children’s Books, Fiction (Paperback) Finalists That Year:

  • Lloyd Alexander for The High King
  • Sue Ellen Bridgers for All Together Now
  • S.E. Hinton for Tex
  • Ellen Raskin for The Westing Game

Children’s Books, Fiction (Paperback) Winner That Year: Beverly Cleary for Ramona and Her Mother

Judges That Year: Not Available

The Year in Literature: Jacob Have I Loved by Katherine Paterson won the Newbery Medal.

More Information: 

  • Bridgers was also a Finalist for Children’s Books, Fiction (Paperback) in 1983 for Notes from Another Life.
  • Bridgers is also a screenwriter. She co-wrote the script for the movie Paradise Falls with her son, Sean Bridgers. This film help launched Sean’s career as an actor, most notable as Johnny Burns in HBO’s “Deadwood.” 

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