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Paula Fox

USA flag (1923 - 2017)

Paula Fox was an American author of novels for adults and children and two memoirs. Her novel The Slave Dancer (1973) received the Newbery Medal in 1974; and in 1978, she was awarded the Hans Christian Andersen Medal. More recently, A Portrait of Ivan won the Deutscher Jugendliteraturpreis in 2008.

Genres: Young Adult Fiction, Literary Fiction
Non fiction
Newbery Medal Best Novel nominee (1985) : One-eyed Cat