Award Winners Laura Ingalls Wilder Medal Winners List

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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)

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Ashley Bryan is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Laura Ingalls Wilder Medal Winners List
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 ...more

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Beverly Cleary is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Laura Ingalls Wilder Medal Winners List
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 ...more

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Clara Ingram Judson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Laura Ingalls Wilder Medal Winners List
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 ...more

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Dr. Seuss is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Laura Ingalls Wilder Medal Winners List
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 ...more

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E. B. White is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Laura Ingalls Wilder Medal Winners List
Elwyn Brooks "E. B." White was an American writer. He was a contributor to The New Yorker magazine and a co-author of the English language style guide The Elements of Style, which is ...more

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Elizabeth George Speare is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Laura Ingalls Wilder Medal Winners List
Elizabeth George Speare was an American writer of children's books, best known for historical novels including two Newbery Medal winners. She has been called one of America's 100 most popular ...more

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Eric Carle is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Laura Ingalls Wilder Medal Winners List
Eric Carle is a screenwriter.

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James Marshall is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Laura Ingalls Wilder Medal Winners List
James Edward Marshall was an American illustrator and writer of children's books, probably best known for the George and Martha series of picture books. He illustrated books exclusively as James ...more

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Jean Fritz is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Laura Ingalls Wilder Medal Winners List
Jean Guttery Fritz is an American children's writer best known for American biography and history. She won the Laura Ingalls Wilder Award for her career contribution to American children's ...more

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Laura Ingalls Wilder is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Laura Ingalls Wilder Medal Winners List
Laura Ingalls Wilder was an American writer, most notably the author of the Little House on the Prairie books of children's novels based on her childhood in a settler family. Her daughter, Rose ...more

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Laurence Yep is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Laura Ingalls Wilder Medal Winners List
Laurence Michael Yep is a prolific Chinese-American writer, best known for children's books. In 2005, he received the biennial Laura Ingalls Wilder Medal for his career contribution to American ...more

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Marcia Brown is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Laura Ingalls Wilder Medal Winners List
Marcia Joan Brown is an American writer and illustrator of more than 30 children's books. She has won three annual Caldecott Medals from the American Library Association, recognizing the year's ...more

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Maurice Sendak is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Laura Ingalls Wilder Medal Winners List
Maurice Sendak was a writer, illustrator, TV and film producer.

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Milton Meltzer is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Laura Ingalls Wilder Medal Winners List
Milton Meltzer was an American historian and author best known for his history nonfiction books on Jewish, African-American and American history. Since the 1950s, he was a leading author of ...more

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Russell Freedman is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Laura Ingalls Wilder Medal Winners List
Russell A. Freedman is an American biogapher and the author of nearly 50 books for young people. He may be known best for winning the 1988 Newbery Medal with his work Lincoln: A Photobiography.

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Ruth Sawyer is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Laura Ingalls Wilder Medal Winners List
Ruth Sawyer Ruth Sawyer, was an American storyteller and a writer of fiction and non-fiction for children and adults. She may be best known as the author of Roller Skates, which won the 1937 Newbery Medal. ...more

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Virginia Hamilton is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Laura Ingalls Wilder Medal Winners List
Virginia Esther Hamilton was a multi-award winning African-American children's books author. She wrote 41 books, including M. C. Higgins, the Great, for which she won the U.S. National Book ...more