1983 - Children’s Books, Fiction (Paperback)

A Place Apart

By Paula Fox

Original Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Current Publisher: Out of Print
Digital Publisher: Out of Print

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: Paula Fox was a Finalist in 1971 for Blowfish Live in the Sea, in 1979 for The Little Swineherd and Other Tales, and in 1981 for the hardcover edition of A Place Apart.

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