John Heaton (jheaton) wrote,
John Heaton

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Ten of my favorite Caldecott Medal-winning books:

  1. Ed Emberley, Drummer Hoff
  2. Gerald McDermott, Arrow to the Sun
  3. David Macaulay, Black and White
  4. Uri Shulevitz, The Fool of the World and the Flying Ship
  5. Robert McCloskey, Make Way for Ducklings
  6. Chris Van Allsburg, Jumanji
  7. Maurice Sendak, Where the Wild Things Are
  8. Chris Van Allsburg, The Polar Express
  9. William Steig, Sylvester and the Magic Pebble
  10. David Wiesner, Tuesday

The Caldecott Medal is awarded annually by the American Library Association to honor the most distinguished American picture book. (A complete list of winners can be found here.)


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