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List of Laura Ingalls Wilder Medal winners from every year the award has been given out. All Laura Ingalls Wilder Medal winners are listed below in order of popularity, but can be sorted by any column. People who won the Laura Ingalls Wilder Medal award are listed along with photos for every Laura Ingalls Wilder Medal winner that has a picture associated with their name online. You can click on the name of the Laura Ingalls Wilder Medal award recipients to get more information about each. People who won the Laura Ingalls Wilder Medal are usually listed by year, but on this list you've got a complete list of Laura Ingalls Wilder Medal winners from all years. If this proves to not be a full list of Laura Ingalls Wilder Medal winners, you can help make it so by adding to this one. This list includes the most memorable and well-known Laura Ingalls Wilder Medal winners of all time. Anybody who won the Laura Ingalls Wilder Medal usually has a picture associated with their name, so all the Laura Ingalls Wilder Medal-winning people are listed here with photos when available. This list spans the history of the Laura Ingalls Wilder Medal, so most of the famous Laura Ingalls Wilder 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 Laura Ingalls Wilder 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 list to create a new list, re-rank it to fit your opinion, then publish it. This list has a variety of items in it, from Marcia Brown to Eric Carle. (17 items)
Ashley Bryan is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Laura Ingalls Wilder Medal Winners List
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Ashley F. Bryan is an American writer and illustrator of children's books. Most of his subjects are from the African American experience. He was U.S. nominee for the Hans Christian Andersen Award in 2006 and he won the Laura Ingalls Wilder Award for his contribution to American children's literature in 2009. ...more

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Beverly Cleary is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Laura Ingalls Wilder Medal Winners List
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Beverly Cleary is an American author of more than 30 books for young adults and children. One of America's most successful writers of children's literature, she has sold 91 million copies of her books worldwide. Some of her best-known characters are Henry Huggins, Ribsy, Beatrice Quimby, her sister Ramona Quimby, and Ralph S. Mouse. She won the 1981 National Book Award for Ramona and Her Mother and the 1984 Newbery Medal for Dear Mr. Henshaw. For her lifetime contributions to American literature Cleary has received the National Medal of Arts, recognition as a "Living Legend" by the Library of Congress, and the Laura Ingalls Wilder Medal from the children's librarians. ...more

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Clara Ingram Judson


Clara Ingram Judson was an American author who wrote over 70 children's books, primarily nonfiction including several biographies of American presidents. In 1960 she won the second Laura Ingalls Wilder Medal from the professional children's librarians, although she died before she could receive it. The award recognizes a living author or illustrator whose books, published in the United States, have made "a substantial and lasting contribution to literature for children". ...more

Dr. Seuss is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Laura Ingalls Wilder Medal Winners List
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Theodor Seuss Geisel was an American writer and cartoonist. He was most widely known for his children's books, which he wrote and illustrated under the pseudonym Dr. Seuss. He had used the pen name Dr. Theophrastus Seuss in college and later used Theo LeSieg and Rosetta Stone. Geisel published 46 children's books, often characterized by imaginative characters, rhyme, and frequent use of anapestic meter. His most-celebrated books include the bestselling Green Eggs and Ham, The Cat in the Hat, The Lorax, One Fish Two Fish Red Fish Blue Fish, The 500 Hats of Bartholomew Cubbins, Fox in Socks, The King's Stilts, Hop on Pop, Thidwick the Big-Hearted Moose, Horton Hatches the Egg, Horton Hears a ...more

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