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The Caldecott Collection

One of the things that we will be looking at often are the winners of the Caldecott Medal Award and the winners of the Caldecott Honor Award. 160 more words


The Man Who Walked Between the Towers

By Mordicai Gerstein

My students LOVE this one.  I wait until the end to tell them it’s all true, it really happened, and they think their teacher’s full of lies. 158 more words


2013 Illustrator's Boot Camp: Finding The Joy

Originally Posted: September 2013

by Melanie Hope Greenberg

Caldecott Honor-winner Peter McCarty, like many picture book artists, fell into the publishing business as a freelance illustrator who was in the right place at the right time. 654 more words

Bartholomew and the Oobleck

Review of Bartholomew and the Oobleck
By Dr. Seuss
Publisher Age Recommendation: 5-9 years

In this Caldecott Honor Book, King Derwin is angry about having the same snow, fog, sunshine, and rain always coming down from the sky. 291 more words

Children's Books

Owl Moon

Review of Owl Moon
By Jane Yolen
Illustrated by John Schoenherr
Publisher Age Recommendation: 4-8 years

This 1988 Caldecott Medal Winner is a beautiful story about a little girl going owling with her father. 113 more words

Children's Books

Sometimes, One Crayon is All You Need to Get Out of a Predicament

After reading the 2014 Caldecott Honor Book, Journey, about a bored girl who creates a daring and dangerous adventure for herself using a red… 194 more words

Story Time

The House in the Night

The House in the Night

By Susan Marie Swanson
Illustrated by Beth Krommes
Caldecott Medal Award Winner 2009
Ages preschool, 0-3

Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. 361 more words