Want to Participate in the Newbery Quiz Bowl April 2014?

Waikoloa Region Friends of the Library are looking for students who will be in 4th, 5th, 6th, or 7th  grade next school year to represent them in the 25th Annual Big Island Newbery Quiz Bowl in April 2014.  If you commit now you will have a year to read the (40) Newbery Medal winning books.  They are in the process of acquiring Kindles loaded with the titles for loan to you for accomplish the required reading.  This bowl is a fun day of celebration of reading by readers with a morning competition, lunch, awards, and games in the afternoon.  If interested, contact Paula at 883-2285 or tweetybyrd@hawaii.rr.com

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  1. Waikoloa Youth Activities Post author

    This is the official list:

    1978 Bridge to Terabithia (Paterson)

    2000 Bud, Not Buddy (Curtis)

    1941 Call It Courage (Sperry)

    1931 The Cat Who Went to Heaven (Coatsworth)

    2006 Criss Cross (Perkins)

    1924 The Dark Frigate (Hawes)

    2012 Dead End in Norvelt (Gantos)

    1950 The Door in the Wall (de Angeli)

    1980 A Gathering of Days: A New England
    Girl’s Journal, 1830-32 (Blos)

    1952 Ginger Pye (Estes)

    2008 Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! : Voices
    from a Medieval Village (Schlitz)

    2009 The Graveyard Book (Gaiman)

    1985 The Hero and the Crown (McKinley)

    2007 The Higher Power of Lucky (Patron)

    1930 Hitty, Her First Hundred Years (Field)

    1966 I, Juan de Pareja (de Trevino)

    1934 Invincible Louisa (Meigs)

    1944 Johnny Tremain (Forbes)

    1949 King of the Wind (Henry)

    1975 M. C. Higgins, the Great (Hamilton)

    1996 The Midwife’s Apprentice (Cushman)

    1957 Miracles on Maple Hill (Sorensen)

    1993 Missing May (Rylant)

    2010 Moon Over Manifest (Vanderpool)

    2013 The One and Only Ivan (Applegate)

    1998 Out of the Dust (Hesse)

    2002 A Single Shard (Park)

    1927 Smoky, the Cowhorse (James)

    1970 Sounder (Armstrong)

    2004 The Tale of Despereaux: Being the
    Story of a Mouse, a Princess,
    Some Soup, and a Spool of Thread

    1923 The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle (Lofting)

    1995 Walk Two Moons (Creech)

    1932 Waterless Mountain (Armer)

    1979 The Westing Game (Raskin)

    2010 When You Reach Me (Stead)

    1987 The Whipping Boy (Fleischman, S.)

    1938 The White Stag (Seredy)

    1959 The Witch of Blackbird Pond (Speare)

    1963 A Wrinkle in Time (L’Engle)

    1933 Young Fu of the Upper Yangtze (Lewis)


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