Ruta Sepetys Josette Frank Award 2023 Acceptance Speech
Author Ruta Sepetys wins the Josette Frank Award (for older readers) 2023 for I Must Betray You from Bank Street College Children's Book Committee.
The Josette Frank Award
This award for fiction honors a book or books of outstanding literary merit in which children or young people deal in a positive and realistic way with difficulties in their world and grow emotionally and morally. The award has been given annually since 1943. Josette Frank, the editor of anthologies for children, served for many years as the Executive Director of the Child Study Association of America of which this committee was a part.
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Children's and Young Adult Literature
Sepetys, R. (2023). Ruta Sepetys Josette Frank Award 2023 Acceptance Speech. Bank Street College of Education. https://educate.bankstreet.edu/cbc_awards/10