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Lois Lowry says, "My books have varied in content and style. Yet it seems that all of them deal, essentially, with the same general theme: the importance of human connections."
A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L'Engle and When You Reach Me by Rebecca Stead are both Newbery Medal winners. These middle-grade readers also share such common themes as time travel, mysterious strangers, and adolescence.
Katherine Paterson has written many beloved children's books. She has been awarded two Newbery medals, and also served as the National Ambassador for Young People's Literature.