Awards & Winners

Mari Sandoz

Date of Birth 11-May-1896
Place of Birth Hay Springs
(Sheridan County, Nebraska)
Nationality United States of America
Also know as Mari Susette Sandoz, Mary Susette Sandoz, Maurice Sandoz
Profession Writer, Novelist, Historian, Biographer, Teacher
Mari Susette Sandoz was a novelist, biographer, lecturer, and teacher. She was one of Nebraska's foremost writers, and wrote extensively about pioneer life and the Plains Indians, and has been occasionally referred to as Mari S. Sandoz, Marie Sandoz, and also Maris Sandoz.

Awards by Mari Sandoz

Check all the awards nominated and won by Mari Sandoz.


Spur Award for Best Juvenile
Honored for : The story catcher


John Newbery Medal
Honored for : The Horsecatcher

Nominations 1958 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
John Newbery Medal The Horsecatcher