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Leslie Bradshaw/Eloise Jarvis McGraw Awards (Oregon): Home

About the Award

Eloise Jarvis Mcgraw Award for Children's Literature (Oregon) 

Eloise McGraw’s (1915-2000) books for children include The Striped Ships, which received an Oregon Book Award in 1992, and The Moorchild, which received an Oregon Book Award and a Newbery Award in 1997

Leslie Bradshaw Award for Young Adult Literature (Oregon)

"This award was created in 1999 by friends and family to honor a devoted lover of literature, Leslie Bradshaw (1952-1998). Bradshaw was well known within her community for sharing a passion for reading and love of a good story. She inspired many children at Beaver Acres Elementary School in Beaverton to become engaged with books"-- From Oregon Book Awards Literary Arts--Young Readers 

Categories include Children's Literature and Young Adult Literature

Leslie Bradshaw Award Winners


Eloise McGraw Award