Children's Book Lists: Caldecott Awards, 1938-2016

[Printable book list]

Lindsay Mattick, illustrated by Sophie Blackall / E MATTICK
Finding Winnie: the True Story of the World's Most Famous Bear

Dan Santat / E SANTAT
The Adventures of Beekle: the Uninmaginary Friend

Brian Floca / J 385.0973 FLOCA
Locomotive

Jon Klassen / E KLASSEN
This is Not My Hat

Christopher Raschka / E RASHCHKA
A Ball for Daisy

Philip Christian Stead, illustrated by Erin E. Stead / E STEAD
A Sick Day for Amos McGee

Jerry Pinkney / E PINKNEY
The Lion & the Mouse

Susan Marie Swanson, illustrated by Beth Krommes / E SWANSON
The House in the Night

Brian Selznick / J FIC SELZNICK
The Invention of Hugo Cabret

David Wiesner / E WIESNER
Flotsam

Norton Juster, illustrated by Chris Raschka / E JUSTER
The Hello, Goodbye Window

Kevin Henkes / E HENKES
Kitten's First Full Moon

Mordicai Gerstein / E GERSTEIN
The Man Who Walked Between the Towers

Eric Rohmann / E ROHMANN
My Friend Rabbit

David Wiesner / E WIESNER
The Three Pigs

Judith St. George, illustrated by David Small / J 973.099 STGEORGE
So You Want to Be President?

Simms Taback / E TABACK
Joseph Had a Little Overcoat

Jacqueline Briggs Martin, illustrated by Mary Azarian / J 551.5784 MARTIN
Snowflake Bentley

Paul O. Zelinksy / E ZELINSKY
Rapunzel

Peggy Rathman / E RATHMAN
Officer Buckle and Gloria

Eve Bunting, illustrated by David Diaz / E BUNTING
Smoky Night

Allen Say / E SAY
Grandfather's Journey

Emily Arnold McCully / E MCCULLY
Mirette on the High Wire

David Wiesner / E WEISNER
Tuesday

David Macaulay, illustrated by Stephen Gammell / E MACAULAY
Black and White

Ed Young, illustrated by Stephen Gammell / E YOUNG
Lon Po Po: a Red-Riding Hood Story from China

Karen Ackerman, illustrated by Stephen Gammell / E ACKERMAN
Song and Dance Man

Jane Yolen, illustrated by John Schoenherr / E YOLEN
Owl Moon

Arthur Farrar, illustrated by Richard Egielski / E YORINKS
Hey, Al

Chris Van Allsburg / E VANALLSB
The Polar Express

Margaret Hodges, illustrated by Trina Schart Hyman / J 398.2 HODGES
Saint George and the Dragon: a Golden Legend

Alice Provensen / E PROVENSE
The Glorious Flight: Across the Channel with Louis Blériot, July 25, 1909

Blaise Cendrars, illustrated by Marcia Brown / E CENDRARS
Shadow

Chris Van Allsburg / E VANALLSB
Jumanji

Arnold Lobel / E HALL
Fables

Donald Hall, illustrated by Barbara Cooney / E HALL
Ox-Cart Man

Paul Goble / E GOBLE
The Girl Who Loved Wild Horses

Peter Spier / E SPIER
Noah's Ark

Margaret Musgrove, illustrated by Leo and Diane Dillon / J 960 MUSGROVE
Ashanti to Zulu: African Traditions

Verna Aardema, illustrated by Leo and Diane Dillon / E AARDEMA
Why Mosquitoes Buzz in People's Ears: a West African Tale

Gerald McDermott, illustrated by Margot Zemach / E MCDERMOT
Arrow to the Sun: a Pueblo Indian Tale

Harve Zemach, illustrated by Margot Zemach / E ZEMACH
Duffy and the Devil

Arlene Mosel, illustrated by Blair Lent / E MOSEL
The Funny Little Woman

Nonny Hogrogian / E HOGROGIA
One Fine Day

Gail E. Haley / E HALEY
A Story, a Story: an African Tale

William Steig / E STEIG
Sylvester and the Magic Pebble

Arthur Ransome, illustrated by Uri Shulevitz / J 398.21 RANSOME
The Fool of the World and the Flying Ship

Barbara Emberley, illustrated by Ed Emberley / E EMBERLEY
Drummer Hoff

Evaline Ness / E NESS
Sam, Bangs, and Moonshine

Sorche Nic Leodhas, illustrated by Nonny Hogrogian / E LEODHAS
Always Room for One More

Beatrice Schenk de Regniers, illustrated by Beni Montresor / E DEREGNIE
May I Bring a Friend?

Maurice Sendak / E SENDAK
Where the Wild Things Are

Ezra Jack Keats / E KEATS
The Snowy Day

Marcia Brown / E Brown
Once a Mouse...: a Fable Cut in Wood

Ruth Robbins, illustrated by Nicolas Sidjakov / E ROBBINS
Baboushka and the Three Kings

Marie Hall Ets / E ETS
Nine Days to Christmas

Barbara Cooney / E COONEY
Chanticleer and the Fox

Robert McCloskey / E MCCLOSKE
Time of Wonder

Janice May Udry, illustrated by Marc Simont / E UDRY
A Tree is Nice

John Langstaff, illustrated by Feodor Rojankovsky / E LANGSTAF
Frog went-a-courtin'

Marcia Brown / E BROWN
Cinderella, or, the little glass slipper

Ludwig Bemelmans / E BEMELMAN
Madeline's Rescue

William Lipkind, illustrated by Nicholas Mordvinoff / E LIPKIND
Finders Keepers

Katherine Milhous / E MILHOUS
The Egg Tree

Leo Politi / E POLITI
Song of the Swallows

Berta and Elmer Hader / E HADER
The Big Snow

Alvin R. Tresselt, illustrated by Roger Duvoisin / E TRESSELT
White Snow, Bright Snow

Margaret Wise Brown / E BROWN
The Little Island

Maud and Miska Petersham / E PETERSHA
The Rooster Crows

Rachel Field, illustrated by Elizabeth Orton Jones / E FIELD
Prayer for a Child

James Thurber, illustrated by Louis Slobodkin / E THURBER
Many Moons

Virginia Lee Burton / E BURTON
The Little House: Her Story

Robert McCloskey / E MCCLOSKE
Make Way for Ducklings

Ingri and Edgar Parin d'Aulaire / J B LINCOLN
Abraham Lincoln

Thomas Handforth / E HANDFORT
Mei Li

Dorothy Pulis Lathrop / J 220.8 LATHROP
Animals of the Bible, a Picture Book