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Top 20 Fiction and Poetry Books of the 1980's

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1980-2013 | 1950-1979 | Before 1950 | All Time


Category: Picture Books | Fiction and Poetry | Non-Fiction | All

[Rabble Starkey]
Rabble Starkey
[Sarah, Plain and Tall]
Sarah, Plain and Tall
[Dicey's Song]
Dicey's Song
[Joyful Noise: Poems for Two Voices]
Joyful Noise: Poems for Two Voices
[The Moves Make the Man]
The Moves Make the Man
[Sweet Whispers, Brother Rush]
Sweet Whispers, Brother Rush
[Homesick: My Own Story]
Homesick: My Own Story
[A Solitary Blue]
A Solitary Blue
[1,2,3]
1,2,3
[After the Dancing Days]
After the Dancing Days
[Arthur, For the Very First Time]
Arthur, For the Very First Time
[Bad Boy]
Bad Boy
[Borrowed Children]
Borrowed Children
[Conrad's War]
Conrad's War
[Dear Mr. Henshaw]
Dear Mr. Henshaw
[The Friendship]
The Friendship
[Galahad Schwartz and the Cockroach Army]
Galahad Schwartz and the Cockroach Army
[A Gathering of Days: A New England Girl's Journal, 1830-1832]
A Gathering of Days: A New England Girl's Journal, 1830-1832
[Graham Oakley's Magical Changes]
Graham Oakley's Magical Changes
[The Hero and the Crown]
The Hero and the Crown

Top 10 Authors of the 1980's

  • Chris Van Allsburg
    (7 nominations, 3 wins)
  • Molly Bang
    (5 nominations, 1 win)
  • Rhoda Blumberg
    (4 nominations, 3 wins)
  • James Cross Giblin
    (4 nominations, 3 wins)
  • Patricia MacLachlan
    (4 nominations, 3 wins)
  • Virginia Hamilton
    (4 nominations, 2 wins)
  • Jean Fritz
    (4 nominations, 1 win)
  • Arnold Lobel
    (4 nominations, 1 win)
  • Cynthia Voigt
    (4 nominations, 1 win)
  • Vera B. Williams
    (4 nominations, 1 win)
  • Top 10 Illustrators of the 1980's

  • Chris Van Allsburg
    (7 nominations, 3 wins)
  • Stephen Gammell
    (6 nominations, 1 win)
  • Molly Bang
    (5 nominations, 1 win)
  • Alice Provensen and Martin Provensen
    (4 nominations, 3 wins)
  • Trina Schart Hyman
    (3 nominations, 2 wins)
  • John Steptoe
    (3 nominations, 1 win)
  • Vera B. Williams
    (3 nominations, 1 win)
  • Anita Lobel
    (3 nominations, 0 wins)
  • Michael Foreman
    (2 nominations, 2 wins)
  • Arnold Lobel
    (2 nominations, 2 wins)
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