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Caldecott Medal Winners List

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List of Caldecott Medal winners from every year the award has been given out. All Caldecott Medal winners are listed below in order of popularity, but can be sorted by any column. People who won the Caldecott Medal award are listed along with photos for every Caldecott Medal winner that has a picture associated with their name online. You can click on the name of the Caldecott Medal award recipients to get more information about each. People who won the Caldecott Medal are usually listed by year, but on this list you've got a complete list of Caldecott Medal winners from all years. If this proves to not be a full list of Caldecott Medal winners, you can help make it so by adding to this one. This list includes the most memorable and well-known Caldecott Medal winners of all time. Anybody who won the Caldecott Medal usually has a picture associated with their name, so all the Caldecott Medal-winning people are listed here with photos when available. This list spans the history of the Caldecott Medal, so most of the famous Caldecott Medal winners are here and can be a good starting point for making a list of your favorites. This list answers the question "who are all the people who have ever won Caldecott Medal?" If you're looking for all the nominees, you can click the links above the title of this page to the Listopedia page where you'll find a directory of award nominees, as well as the rest of the award winners lists we have. You can use this fact-based list to create a new list, re-rank it to fit your views, then share it with your Facebook friends, Twitter followers or with any other social networks you use regularly. The list you're viewing has a variety of items in it, like Emily Arnold McCully and Diane Dillon. (177 items)

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    Abe Birnbaum

    Abe Birnbaum was a writer and illustrator.more

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    Adrienne Adams is a writer and illustrator.more

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    Alice Provensen
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    Alice Provensen and Martin Provensen were an American couple who illustrated more than 40 children's books together, 19 of which they also wrote and edited. According to Alice, "we were a true collaboration. Martin and I really were one artist." Their early lives were remarkably similar. Both were born ...more

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    Allen Say
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    Allen Say is an Asian American writer and illustrator. He is best known for Grandfather's Journey, a children's picture book detailing his grandfather's voyage from Japan to the United States and back again, which won the 1994 Caldecott Medal for illustration. This story is autobiographical and relates ...more

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    Anita Lobel
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    Anita Lobel is a writer and illustrator.more

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    Ann Grifalconi
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    Ann Grifalconi is an author and illustrator.more

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    Antonio Frasconi was an Uruguayan - American visual artist, best known for his woodcuts. He was naturalized in Uruguay from an early age and lived in the United States since 1945.more

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    Arnold E. Bare

    Arnold E. Bare is an illustrator.more

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    Arnold Stark Lobel was an American author of children's books, including the Frog and Toad series and Mouse Soup. He both wrote and illustrated those picture books, as well as Fables for which he won the 1981 Caldecott Medal recognizing the year's best-illustrated U.S. picture book. Lobel also ...more

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    Barbara Cooney
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    Barbara Cooney was an American writer and illustrator of more than 200 children's books, published over sixty years. She won two Caldecott Medals, which are awarded to the year's best-illustrated U.S. picture book, and a National Book Award. Her books have been translated into 10 languages. For her ...more

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    Barbara Lehman
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    Barbara Lehman is a writer and illustrator.more

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    Beckie Prange

    Beckie Prange
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    Beckie Prange is a children's book illustrator.more

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    Beni Montresor
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    Beni Montresor was a versatile Italian artist, opera and film director, set designer, author and children's book illustrator. He won the 1965 Caldecott Medal for U.S. picture book illustration, recognizing May I Bring a Friend?. The Italian government knighted him in 1966 for his contributions to the ...more

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    Bernarda Bryson Shahn
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    Bernarda Bryson Shahn was an American painter and lithographer. She also wrote and illustrated children's books including The Zoo of Zeus and Gilgamesh. The renowned artist Ben Shahn was her "life companion" and they married in 1969. Bernarda Bryson was born in Athens, Ohio, where her father owned the ...more

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    Berta and Elmer Hader

    Berta Hoerner Hader and Elmer Stanley Hader were an American couple who jointly illustrated more than 70 children's books, about half of which they also wrote. They won the annual Caldecott Medal for The Big Snow, recognizing the year's "most distinguished American picture book for children".more

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    Berta Hader

    Berta Hader was a writer.more

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    Beth Krommes
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    Beth Krommes is an American illustrator of children's books. Her work has won several honors, including the 2002 Golden Kite Award and the 2009 Caldecott Medal.more

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    Betsy Lewin
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    Betsy Reilly Lewin is an American illustrator from Clearfield, Pennsylvania. She studied illustration at Pratt Institute. After graduation, she began designing greeting cards. She began writing and illustrating stories for children's magazines and eventually children's books. She is married to ...more

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    Beverly Brodsky
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    Beverly Brodsky is a writer.more

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    Bill Peet
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    Bill Peet, was an American children's book illustrator and a story writer for Disney Studios. He joined Disney in 1937 and worked first on Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs near the end of its production. Progressively, his involvement in the Disney studio's animated feature films and shorts increased, ...more

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