1976

El Bronx Remembered

By Nicholasa Mohr

Current Publisher: HarperTeen (HarperCollins)
Digital Publisher: Not Available

Reading Level: Not Available 

Children’s Literature Finalists That Year:

  • Eleanor Cameron for To the Green Mountains
  • Norma Farber for As I Was Crossing Boston Common
  • Isabelle Holland for Of Love and Death and Other Journeys
  • David McCord for The Star in the Pail
  • Nicholasa Mohr for El Bronx Remembered
  • Brenda Scott Wilkinson for Ludell

Children’s Literature Winner That Year: Walter D. Edmonds for Bert Breen’s Barn

Judges That Year: Paula Fox, Ethel Heins, William Jay Smith

The Year in Literature:  The Grey King  by Susan Cooper won the Newbery Medal.

More Information: Mohr’s work has received several prizes, among them the 1974 Jane Addams Children’s Book Award and The New York Times Outstanding Children’s Book of the Year.

Buy the Book: