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" To encourage original and creative work in the field of books for children. To emphasize to the public that contributions to the literature for children deserve similar recognition to poetry, plays, or novels. "
The Newbery Companion: Booktalk and Related Materials for Newbery Medal and ... - Page xvi
by John Thomas Gillespie, Corinne J. Naden - 2001 - 465 pages
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The Newbery and Caldecott Awards: A Guide to the Medal and Honor ..., Book 2001

Association for Library Service to Children - Education - 2001 - 173 pages
...Melcher's formal agreement with the board, the purpose of the Newbery Medal was stated as follows: "To encourage original and creative work in the field...contributions to the literature for children deserve similar recognition to poetry, plays, or novels. To give those librarians, who make it their life work...
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The Everything Guide To Writing Children's Books: From Cultivating an Idea ...

Lesley Bolton - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2002 - 304 pages
The Everything Guide to Writing Children's Books is the perfect handbook if you're looking to create a successful children's book. From generating a sellable idea to turning in ...
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Winning Authors: Profiles of the Newbery Medalists

Kathleen Long Bostrom - Biography & Autobiography - 2003 - 338 pages
...annually, following the guidelines set by Frederic Melcher, who stated that the purpose of the medal was to Encourage original and creative work in the field of books for children Emphasize to the public that contributions to literature for children deserve recognition similar...
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The Branch Librarians' Handbook

Vickie Rivers - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2004 - 211 pages
...agreement with the board, the purpose of the Newbery Medal was stated as follows: "To encourage original creative work in the field of books for children....contributions to the literature for children deserve similar recognition to poetry, plays, or novels. To give those librarians, who make it their life work...
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Children's Book Award Handbook

Diana F. Marks - Literary Criticism - 2006 - 412 pages
Presents information on a variety of children's literature awards and includes brief biographies of their namesakes, including Jane Addams, Randolph Caldecott, Coretta Scott ...
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The Only Writing Series You'll Ever Need: Writing Children's Books

Lesley Bolton, Lea Wait - Reference - 2006 - 192 pages
Do you have a great idea for a children's book, but aren't exactly sure what to do next? Then this is the book for you! Writing a children's book can be harder than it looks ...
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