The Children's Literature Web Guide

Award for Excellence in Poetry for Children

National Council of Teachers of English (U.S.)

Established 1977. Currently awarded every three years. Announced at the Spring Conference of NCTE.


*1997 - Eloise Greenfield

*1994 - Barbara Juster Esbensen

*1991 - Valerie Worth

*1988 - Arnold Adoff

*1985 - Lillian Moore

*1982 - John Ciardi

*1981 - Eve Merriam

*1980 - Myra Cohn Livingston

*1979 - Karla Kuskin

*1978 - Aileen Fisher

*1977 - David McCord


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Sunday, April 5, 1998

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