The Caldecott Medal honors the artist of the most distinguished American picture book for children.
2014 WINNER. Learn what it was like to travel on the transcontinental railroad in the 1860s.
J 385.0973 FLOCA
This is not my hat
2013 WINNER. A tiny minnow wearing a pale blue bowler hat has a thing or two up his fins in this underwater light-on-dark chase scene.
A ball for Daisy
2012 WINNER. A wordless picture book about all the fun a dog can have with her ball.
A sick day for Amos McGee
2011 WINNER. Amos McGee, a friendly zookeeper, always made time to visit his good friends: the elephant, the tortoise, the penguin, the rhinoceros, and the owl. But one day--'Ah-choo!'--he woke with the sniffles and the sneezes. Though he didn't make it into the zoo that day, he did receive some unexpected guests.
Stead, Philip Christian.
The lion & the mouse
2010 WINNER. Illustrated and written by Jerry Pinkney. A brilliantly illustrated edition of the Aesop’s fable where a mouse proves that even small creatures are capable of great deeds.
The house in the night
2009 WINNER. Illustrations and easy-to-read text explore the light that makes a house in the night a home filled with light.