Dictionary of American Children's Fiction, 1960-1984: Recent Books of Recognized Merit
Alethea K. Helbig and Agnes Regan Perkins. New York: Greenwood Press, 1986. Ref PS374.C454 H45 1986 Includes 1, 550 entries on titles, authors, characters, and settings based on 489 books of fiction for children and young adults. All books included have won or been finalists for major awards in children's literature.