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Janet S. Wong (1962-) - Awards, Honors

Brief BiographiesBiographies: Carlos Watson Biography - Was a Student Journalist to Stefan Zweig (1881–1942) BiographyJanet S. Wong (1962-) Biography - Awards, Honors, Writings, Sidelights - Personal, Addresses, Career, Work in Progress

Honors Awards

Books for the Teen Age citation, New York Public Library, and Notable Children's Trade Book in the Field of Social Studies citation, National Council for the Social Studies/Children's Book Council, 1996, and Stone Center Recognition of Merit, Claremont Graduate School, 1999, all for A Suitcase of Seaweed and Other Poems; Oppenheim Toy Portfolio Gold Award, for This Next New Year; Asian Pacific American Award for Literature, for The Trip Back Home; International Reading Association's Celebrate Literacy Award, Foothill Reading Janet S. Wong Council, 1998; Stone Center Recognition of Merit, Claremont Graduate School, 1999, for Good Luck Gold and Other Poems; Wong's books have been named to many recommended reading lists by various groups and publications.



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