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O’DELL, Scott (1898–1989) American novelist 

The Oxford Companion to Children's Literature

Daniel Hahn

who won the *Newbery Medal for his first book for children, Island of the Blue Dolphins (1960), the true story of a Native American girl, Karana, left alone on a small island for eighteen years. His later books include ... ...

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