Claudette Colvin: Twice Toward Justice
By Phillip Hoose
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Current Publisher: Squarefish (Macmillan)
Digital Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Reading Level: Ages 10 & Up
YPL Finalists That Year:
- Deborah Heiligman for Charles and Emma: The Darwins’ Leap of Faith
- David Small for Stitches
- Laini Taylor for Lips Touch: Three Times
- Rita Williams-Garcia for Jumped
YPL Winner That Year: Phillip Hoose for Claudette Colvin: Twice Toward Justice
Judges That Year: Kathi Appelt, Coe Booth, Carolyn Coman, Nancy Werlin, Gene Luen Yang
The Year in Literature: The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman won the Newbery Medal. Jellicoe Road by Melina Marchetta won the Printz Award.
More Information: Hoose was previously a National Book Award Finalist in 2001 for We Were There, Too! Young People in U.S. History.
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