1983 - Children’s Books, Fiction (Paperback)

Notes for Another Life

By Sue Ellen Bridgers

Original Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf (Random House)
Current Publisher: Out of Print
Digital Publisher: Not Available

Reading Level: Not Available

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

  • Judy Blume for Tiger Eyes
  • Sue Ellen Bridgers for Notes for Another Life
  • Lois Lowry for Anastasia Again!

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

  • Paula Fox for A Place Apart
  • Joyce Carol Thomas for Marked by Fire

Judges That Year: Not Available

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

More Information: 

  • Bridgers was also a Finalist in 1981 for All Together Now.
  • Bridgers is also a screen writer. 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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