Caldecott Medal

Caldecott Medal

The Caldecott Medal was named in honor of nineteenth-century English illustrator Randolph Caldecott. It is awarded annually by the Association for Library Service to Children, a division of the American Library Association, to the artist if the most distinguished American picture book for chidren.

2013

Medal Winner

book coverThis Is Not My Hat
Written and illustrated Jon Klassen

Honor Books

    • Creepy Carrots – written by Aaron Reynolds ; illustrated by Peter Brown
    • Extra yarn – written by Mac Barnett ; illustrated by Jon Klassen
    • Green – written and illustrated Laura Vaccaro Seeger
    • One Cool Friend – written by Toni Buzzeo ; illustrated by David Small
    • Sleep Like a Tiger – written by Mary Logue ; illustrated by Pamela Zagarenski

2012

Medal Winner

book coverA Ball for Daisy
Written and illustrated Chris Raschka

Honor Books

2011

Medal Winner

book coverA Sick Day for Amos McGee
Written by Philip C. Stead ; illustrated by Erin E. Stead

Honor Books

2010

Medal Winner

Illustrated and written by Jerry Pinkney

Honor Books

2009

Medal Winner

book coverThe house in the night
Written by Susan Marie Swanson and illustrated by Beth Krommes

Honor Books

2008

Medal Winner

Honor Books

2007

Medal Winner

book coverFlotsam
By David Wiesner

Honor Books

2006

Medal Winner

book cover The hello, goodbye window
By Juster, Norton