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Award-Winning Children's Books

Caldecott Medal

Randolph 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 of the most distinguished American picture book for children.

Lycoming call number Year AUTHOR. Title.
Juv. BS 663 .F5 1938 LATHROP, DOROTHY P. Animals of the Bible.  
  1939 HANDFORTH, THOMAS.  Mei Li.
  1940 d'AULAIRE, INGRI. Abraham Lincoln.
  1941 LAWSON, ROBERT. They were strong and good.
Juv. PZ 10.3 .M1295 M38 1942 MCCLOSKEY, ROBERT.  Make way for ducklings.
Juv. PZ 7 .B954 L56 1943 BURTON, VIRGINIA LEE.  The little house.
Juv. PS 3539 .H94 M28 1944 SLOBODKIN, LOUIS. Many moons.
Juv. BV 265 .F5 1944 1945 JONES, ELIZABETH ORTON.  Prayer for a child.
Juv. PZ 8.3 .P447 R58 1946 PETERSHAM, MAUD.  The rooster crows.
Juv. PZ 8.3 .B815 L53 1947 BROWN, MARGARET WISE.  The little island.
Juv. PZ 7.7 .T732 W49 1948 DUVOISIN, ROGER.  White snow, bright snow.
Juv. PZ 10.3 .H117 B5 1949 HADER, BERTA.  The big snow.
Juv. PZ 7 .P753 S68 1949 1950 POLITI, LEO.  Song of the swallows.
Juv. PZ 7 .M596 E36 1951 MILHOUS, KATHERINE.  The egg tree.
Juv. PZ 10.3 .L647 E5 1952 MORDVINOFF, NICOLAS.  Finders keepers.
Juv. PZ 10.3 .W214 B48 1953 WARD, LYNN.  The biggest bear.
Juv. PZ 8.3 .B425 M29 1953 1954 BEMELMANS, LUDWIG.  Madeline's rescue.
Juv. PZ 8 .P4263 C5 1955 BROWN, MARCIA.  Cinderella, or the little glass slipper.
Juv. PZ 8.3 .F92 F7 1956 ROJANKOVSKY, FEODOR.  Frog went a-courtin'.
Juv. PZ 10 .U4 T68 1957 SIMONT, MARC.  A tree is nice.
Juv. PZ 7 .M1336 T48 1958 MCCLOSKEY, ROBERT.  Time of wonder.
Juv. PZ 8.2 .C47 C48 1959 COONEY, BARBARA.  Chanticleer and the fox.
Juv. PZ 7 .E855 N5 1960 ETS, MARIE HALL.  Nine days to Christmas.
Juv. PZ 8.1 .R5 B28 1961 SIDJAKOV, NICOLAS.  Baboushka and the three kings.
Juv. PZ 8.2 .H5 O56 1962 BROWN, MARCIA.  Once a mouse.
Juv. PZ 7 .K2253 S63 1963 KEATS, EZRA JACK.  The snowy day.
Juv. PZ 8 .S3294 W48 1964 SENDAK, MAURICE.  Where the wild things are.
Juv. PZ 7 .D4417 M32 1965 MONTRESOR, BENI.  May I bring a friend?
Juv. PZ 8.3 .A388 A48 1966 HOGROGIAN, NONNY.  Always room for one more.
Juv. PZ 7 .N4384 S28 1967 NESS, EVALINE.  Sam, Bangs & Moonshine.
Juv. PZ 8.3 .E515 D75 1968 EMBERLEY, ED.  Drummer Hoff.
Juv. PZ 8 .R174 F55 1969 SHULEVITZ, URI.  The fool of the world and the flying ship.
Juv. PZ 10.3 .S816 S95 1970 STEIG, WILLIAM.  Sylvester and the magic pebble.
Juv. PZ 8.1 .H139 S75 1971 HALEY, GAIL.  A story, a story.
Juv. PZ 7 .H6844 O55 1972 HOGROGIAN, NONNY.  One fine day.
Juv. PZ 8.1 .M8346 F8 1973 LENT, BLAIR.  The funny little woman.
Juv. PZ 8.1 .Z38 D78 1974 ZEMACH, MARGOT.  Duffy and the devil.
Juv. PZ 8.1 .M159 A4 1975 MCDERMOTT, GERALD.  Arrow to the sun.
Juv. PZ 8.1 .A213 W45 1976 DILLON, LEO.  Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears.
Juv. GN 64.5 .M87 1977 DILLON, LEO.  Ashanti to Zulu: African traditions.
Juv. PZ 8.3 .R3 N6 1978 SPIER, PETER.  Noah's ark.
Juv. PZ 8 .G537 G5 1979 GOBLE, PAUL.  The girl who loved wild horses.
Juv. PZ 7 .H14115 O9 1980 COONEY, BARBARA.  Ox-cart man.
  1981 LOBEL, ARNOLD.  Fables.
Juv. PZ 7 .V266 J8 1982 VAN ALLSBURG, CHRIS.  Jumanji.
Juv. PQ 2605 .E55 F4713 1982 1983 BROWN, MARCIA.  Shadow.
Juv. TL 721 .B5 P76 1983 1984 PROVENSEN, ALICE.  The glorious flight across the Channel with Louis Bleriot.
Juv. PZ 8.1 .H69 S3 1984 1985 HYMAN, TRINA SCHART.  Saint George and the dragon.
Juv. PZ 7.V266 P6 1985    1986 VAN ALLSBURG, CHRIS.  The Polar express
Juv. PZ 7 .Y819 H4 1986 1987 YORINKS, ARTHUR.  Hey, Al.
Juv. PZ 7 .Y78 O9 1987 1988 YOLEN, JANE.  Owl moon.
Juv. PZ 7 .A1824 S6 1988 1989 ACKERMAN, KAREN.  Song and dance man.
Juv. PZ 8.1 .Y4 L6 1989 1990 YOUNG, ED.  Lon Po Po.
Juv. PZ 7 .M1197 B55 1990 1991 MACAULAY, DAVID.  Black and white.
Juv. PZ 7 .W6367 T9 1991 1992 WIESNER, DAVID. Tuesday.
Juv. PZ 7 .M478415 M5 1992 1993 MCCULLY, EMILY ARNOLD.  Mirette on the high wire.
Juv. PZ 7 .S2744 G7 1993 1994 SAY, ALLEN.  Grandfather's journey.
  1995 BUNTING, EVE. Smoky night.
Juv. PZ 7 .R1936 O5 1995 1996 RATHMAN, PEGGY.  Officer Buckle and Gloria.
Juv. BM 531 .W57 1996 1997 WISNIEWSKI, DAVID. Golem.
  1998 ZELINSKY, PAUL O. Rapunzel.
  1999 Snowflake Bentley
Juv. PZ 7 .T1115 J6 1999 2000 TABACK, SIMMS.  Joseph had a little overcoat.
  2001 SMALL, DAVID. So you want to be President?
Juv. PZ 7 .W6367 T45 2001 2002 WIESNER, DAVID. The three pigs.
Juv. PZ 7 .R6413 M9 2002 2003 ROHMANN, ERIC. My friend rabbit.
Juv. GV 551 .G47 2003 2004 GERSTEIN, MORDECAI. The man who walked between the towers.
Juv. PZ 7 .H389 K5 2004 2005 HENKES, KEVIN.  Kitten’s first full moon.
Juv. PZ 7 .J984 H4 2005 2006 JUSTER. NORMAN.  The hello, goodbye window.
Juv. PZ 7 .W6367 F55 2006 2007 WIESNER. DAVID.  Flotsam.
Juv. PZ 7.S4654 I58 2007 2008 SELZNICK, BRIAN.  The invention of Hugo Cabret.
Juv. PZ 7.S97255 H6 2008 2009 SWANSON, SUSAN MARIE.  The house in the night.
Juv. PZ 8.2.P456 L5 2009 2010 PINKNEY, JERRY.  The lion & the mouse.
Juv. PZ 7.S808566 S5 2010  2011 STEAD, PHILIP CHRISTIAN.  A sick day for Amos McGee.
Juv. PZ 7.R1814 B3 2011 2012 RASCHKA, CHRIS.  A ball for Daisy.
Juv. PZ 7.K6781446 T7 2012 2013 KLASSEN, J. This is not my hat.
Juv. TJ 603.2 .F56 2013 2014 FLOCA, BRIAN.  Locomotive.
Juv. PZ7.S23817 A37 2014 2015 SANTAT, DAN. The adventures of Beekle.
Juv. PZ7.1.M38 F5 2015   2016 MATTICK, LINDSAY.  Finding Winnie.
Juv. N6537.B233 S84 2016 2017 STEPTOE, JAVAKA.  Radiant child : the story of young artist Jean-Michel Basquiat
Juv. PZ7.C815343 W6 2017  2018 CORDELL, MATTHEW. Wolf in the snow.
Juv. PZ7.B5319 H48 2018 2019 BLACKALL, SOPHIE. Hello lighthouse.
Juv. PZ7.L6623 W4 2020 2020 LINDSTROM, CAROLE.  We are water protectors.