1976

Ludell

By Brenda Scott Wilkinson

Original Publisher: Harper & Row
Current Publisher: Out of Print
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: Wilkinson is the recipient of many awards, including The New York Times Book Review Outstanding Children’s Book of the Year Award and an American Library Association Best Books for Young Adults Award. Ludell was her debut novel.

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