The Caldecott Award

The Caldecott Medal was named for nineteenth-century English illustrator Randolph Caldecott. It has been awarded annually since 1938 by the Association for Library Service to Children, a division of the American Library Association, to the illustrator of the most distinguished American picture book for children.


This seal is the Caldecott Honor Seal which are chosen 2 books every year.
>>see the list of the Caldecott Honor books from Association for Library Service to Children


Do you want to see which Caldecott books you can check out now?

DATE   TITLE AUTHOR
ILLUSTRATOR
CALL #
2016 caldecott Finding Winnie : the true story of the world's most famous bear by Lindsay Mattick
illustrated by Sophie Blackall.
 E MAT
2015   The Adventures of Beekle written¬†and illustrated by Dan Santat  - -
2014 caldecott Locomotive Brian Floca E FLO
2013 caldecott This Is Not My Hat Jon Klassen  E Kla
2012 caldecott A ball for Daisy Chris Raschka  E Ras
2011 A Sick Day for Amos McGee Philip C. Stead
Erin E
 - -
2010 The Lion & the Mouse Jerry Pinkney
Jerry Pinkney
E 398.2 Pin
2009 The House in the Night Susan Marie Swanson 
Beth Krommes
E Swa
2008 The Invention of Hugo Cabret Brian Selznick F Sel
2007 Flotsam David Wiesner  E Wie
2006 The Hello, Goodbye Window Norton Juster
Chris Raschka
E Jus
2005 Kitten's First Full Moon Kevin Henkes E Hen
2004 The Man Who Walked Between the Towers Mordicai Gerstein E Ger
2003 My Friend Rabbit Eric Rohmann E Roh
2002 The Three Pigs David Wiesner E Wie
2001 So You Want to be President? Judith St George. 
David Small
E 973.099 Sai
2000 Joseph Had a Little Overcoat Simms Taback E Tab
1999 Snowflake Bentley Jacqueline Briggs Martin
Mary Azarian
EB Ben
1998 Rapunzel Retold
Paul O. Zelinsky
E398.2 Zel
1997 Golem David Wisnsniewski. E 398.21 Wis
1996 Officer Buckle and Gloria Peggy Rathmann E Rat
AE Rat
1995 Smoky Night Eve Bunting
David Diaz
E Bun
1994 Grandfather's Journey Allen Say E Say
1993 Mirette on the High Wire Emily Arnold McCully E McC
1992 Tuesday David Wiesner E Wie
1991 Black and White David Macaulay E Mac
1990 Lon Po Po Ed Young E You
1989 Song and Dance Man Karen Ackerman E Ack
1988 Owl Moon Jane Yolen
John Schoenherr
E Yol
1987 Hey, Al Arthur Yorinks
Richard Egielski
E Yor
1986 The Polar Express Chris Van Allsburg E Van
1985 Saint George and the Dragon Margaret Hodges.
Trina Schart Hyman
E 398.2 Hod
1984 The Glorious Flight Alice & Marin Provensen EB Ble
1983 Shadow Marcia Brown
Original text in French: Blaise Cendrars (Scribner)
E Cen
1982 Jumanji Chris Van Allsburg OSF Van
1981 Fables Arnold Lobel E Lob
1980 Ox-Cart Man Donald Hall
Barbara Cooney
E Hal
1979 The Girl Who Loved Wild Horses Paul Gobel. E Gob
1978 Noah's Ark Peter Spier E Spi
1977 Ashanti to Zulu: African Traditions Margaret Musgrove
Leo and Diane Dillon
E Mus
960 Mus
1976 Why Mosquitos Buzz in People's Ears Verna Aardema
Leo and Diane Dillon
E Aar
AE Aar
1975 Arrow to the Sun Gerald McDermott E McD
AE McD
1974 Duffy and the Devil Harve Zemach
Margot Zemach
E Zem
1973 The Funny Little Woman Arlene Mosel E Mos
AE Mos
1972 One Fine Day Nonny Hogrogian E Hog
1971 A Story, a Story; An African Tale Gail Haley E Hal
1970 Sylvester and the Magic Pebble William Steig E Ste
1969 The Fool of the World and the Flying Ship Arthur Ransome
Uri Shulevitz
E Ran
AE Ran
1968 Drummer Hoff Barbara Emberley
Ed Emberley
E Emb
AE Emb
1967 Sam, Bangs and Moonshine Evaline Ness E Nes
1966 Always Room for One More Sorche Nic-Leodhas
Nonny Hogrogian.
E Nic
1965 May I Bring a Friend Beatrice Schenk de Regniers
Beni Montressor
E DeR
1964 Where the Wild Things Are Maurice Sendak ESen
1963 The Snowy Day Ezra Jack Keats E Kea
AE Kea
1962 Once a Mouse Marcia Brown E Bro
1961 Baboushka and the Three Kings Ruth Robbins
Nicolas Sidjakov.
E Rob
1960 Nine Days to Christmas Marie Hall Ets E Ets
1959 Chanticleer and the Fox Geoffery Chaucer
Barbara Cooney
E Cha
AE Cha
1958 Time of Wonder Robert McCloskey E McC
AE McC
1957 A Tree is Nice

Janice Udry
Marc Simont

E Udr
AE Udr
1956 Carry On, Mr. Bowditch Donald Hall
Barbara Cooney
E Hal
1955 Cinderella Charles Perrault
Marcia Brown
E Per
1954 .Madeline's Rescue Ludwig Bemelmans E Bem
AE Bem
1953 The Biggest Bear Lynd Ward E War
1952 Finders Keepers William Lipkind
Nicolas Mordinoff
E Lip
AE Lip
1951 The Egg Tree Katherine Milhouse E Mil
1950 Song of the Swallows Leo Politi. E Pol
1949 The Big Snow Berta and Elmer Hader E Had
AE Had
1948 White Snow, Bright Snow Alvin Tresselt AE Tre
1947 The Little Island Golden MacDonald E Mac
AE Mac
1946 The Rooster Crows Maud and Miska Petersham E 398.8 Pet
1945 Prayer for a Child Rachel Field E 264.1 Fie
1944 Many Moons James Thurber E Thu
1943 The Little House Virginia Burton E Bur
AE Bur
1942 Make Way for Ducklings Robert McCloskey E McC
AE McC
1941 They Were Strong and Good Robert Lawson E Law
1940 Abraham Lincoln Ingri and Edgar d'Aulaire. EB Lin
1939 Mei Li Thomas Handforth E Han
1938 Animals of the Bible Helen Fish
Dorothy Lathrop
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