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Caldecott Award Winners

Award Winning Books for Children: 1942 - 2015

The Caldecott Medal, named in honor of nineteenth-century English illustrator Randolph Caldecott, honors outstanding illustration of children’s books published in the United States during the previous year.

2015 Caldecott Award Winner
E Santat, Dan. The Adventures of Beekle
2015 Caldecott Honor Books
E Barnett, Mac. Sam & Dave Dig a Hole
E Castillo, Lauren. Nana in the City
E Tamaki, Mariko. This One Summer
JB Kadenski. The Noisy Paintbox
JB Roget. The Right Word: Roget and His Thesaurus
SP E Morales, Yuyi. Viva Frida
Picture Books (E)
Aardema, Verna. Why Mosquitoes Buzz in People’s Ears
Ackerman, Karen. Song and Dance Man
Bemelmans, Ludwig. Madeline’s Rescue
Brown, Marcia. Cinderella, or the Little Glass Slipper
Once a Mouse
Burton, Virginia. The Little House
De Regniers, Beatrice. May I Bring a Friend?
Emberley, Barbara. Drummer Hoff
Ets, Marie. Nine Days to Christmas
Gerstein, Mordicai. The Man Who Walked Between the Towers
Goble, Paul. The Girl Who Loved Wild Horses
Hader, Berta. The Big Snow
Hall, Donald. Ox-Cart Man
Henkes, Kevin. Kitten’s First Full Moon
Hogrogian, Nonny. One Fine Day.
Juster, Norton. The Hello Goodbye Window
Keats, Ezra. The Snowy Day
Langstaff, John. Frog Went A-Courtin’
Lobel, Arnold. Fables
MacDonald, Golden. The Little Island
McCloskey, Robert Time of Wonder
Make Way for Ducklings
McCully, Emily. Mirette on the High Wire
Milhouse, Katherine. The Egg Tree
Petersham, Maude. The Rooster Crows
Pinkney, Jerry. The Lion & the Mouse
Provensen, Alice. Glorious Flight: Across the Channel with Louis Bleriot
Raschka, Chris. A Ball for Daisy
Rathman, Peggy. Officer Buckle and Gloria
Rohmann, Eric. My Friend Rabbit
Santat, Dan. The Adventures of Beekle
Say, Allen. Grandfather's Journey
Sendak, Maurice. Where the Wild Things Are
Spier, Peter. Noah’s Arc
Stead, Philip. A Sick Day for Amos McGee
Steig, William. Sylvester and the Magic Pebble
Swanson, Susan. The House in the Night
Taback, Simms. Joseph Had A Little Overcoat
Tresselt, Alvin. White Snow, Bright Snow
Udry, Janice. A Tree is Nice
Van Allsburg, Chris. Jumanji
The Polar Express
Ward, Lynd. The Biggest Bear
Wiesner, David. Flotsam
The Three Pigs
Yolen, Jane. Owl Moon
Yorinks, Arthur. Hey, Al
3rd & 4th Grade Books (JX)
Bunting, Eve. Smoky Night
Ness, Evaline. Sam, Bangs & Moonshine
Politi, Leo. Song of the Swallows
Thurber, James. Many Moons
5th & 6th Grade Books (J)
Macaulay, David. Black and White
Selznick, Brian. The Invention of Hugo Cabret
Children’s Nonfiction (JNF)
J220 ANI Fish, Helen. Animals of the Bible: A Picture Book
J264 FIE Field, Rachel. Prayer for a Child
J385.097 FLO Floca, Brian Locomotive
J398 CEN Cedars, Blaise. Shadow
J398 CHA Cooney, Barbara. Chanticleer and the Fox
J398 HAL Haley, Gail. A Story A Story
J398 HOD Hodges, Margaret. Saint George and the Dragon
J398 LEO Leodhas, Sorche. Always Room for One More
J398 MCD McDermott, Gerald. Arrow to the Sun
J398 MOS Mosel, Arlene. The Funny Little Woman
J398 RAN Ransome , Arthur. The Fool of the World and the Flying Ship
J398 ROB Robbins, Ruth. Baboushka and the Three Kings
J398 YOU Young, Ed. Lon Po Po: A Red-Riding Hood Story from China
J398 ZEM Zemach, Harve. Duffy and the Devil
J398.21 WIS Wisniewski, David. Golem
J398.22 ZEL Zelinsky, Paul. Rapunzel
J916 MUS Musgrove, Margaret. Ashanti to Zulu: African Traditions
J973.099 SAI St. George, Judith. So You Want To Be President
Children’s Biographies (JB)
JB Bentley: Martin, Jacqueline. Snowflake Bentley
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