What other awards has Lois Lowry won?

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Children's literature author Lois Lowry has won a number of awards. Among them:

  • A Summer to Die... Children's Literature Award, International Reading Association, 1978.
  • Autumn Street... American Library Association Notable Book Award citation, 1980.
  • Anastasia Again!... American Book Award Nomination (juvenile paperback category), 1983.
  • Rabbie Starkey... Boston Globe-Horn Book Award, Golden Kite Award, Society of Children's Book Writers, and Child Study Award , Children's Book Committee of Bank Street College, 1987.
  • Number the Stars... Newbery Medal, National Jewish Book Award, and Sidney Taylor Award, National Jewish Libraries, 1990.
  • The Giver... Newbery Medal, 1994.
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