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Bluebonnet Award Lists

The Texas Bluebonnet Award Master List is one of the most prestigious children’s literature lists in the country. Students, parents, teachers, librarians, booksellers, and authors eagerly await the yearly release.

Bluebonnet Award Winner and Master List
1982-1983

Animal Fact / Animal Fable by Seymour Simon
Barney and the UFO by Margaret G. Clark
Blind Outlaw by Glen Rounds
Chester by Mary F. Shura
The Cybil War by Betsy Byers
The Day the Sea Rolled Back by Mickey Spillane
Devil's Workshop by Katherine Marcuse
Dial Leroi Ruper, DJ by Jamie GIlson
Encyclopedia Brown Carries On by Donald Sobol
The Fledgling by Jane Langton
Ida Early Comes Over the Mountain by Robert Burch
If You Say So, Claude by Joan Nixon
Old Blue by Sibyl Hancock
Revenge of Incredible Dr. Rancid and His Youthful Assistant, Jeffrey by Ellen Conford
Rinehart Lifts by R. R. Knudson
Sorrow's Song by Larry Callen
Story of NIM : The Chimp Who Learned Language by Anna Michel
A Very Young Circus Flyer by Jill Krementz
Warton and Traders by Russell E. Erickson