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Award Winning Youth Books: Caldecott Medal

An overview of award winning youth books and audio books in our collection for kids and teens, broken down by award.

Award Winners (1980 - Present)

The Caldecott Medal was named in honor of nineteenth-century English illustrator Randolph Caldecott. It is awarded annually by the Association for Library Service to Children, a division of the American Library Association, to the artist of the most distinguished American picture book for children. 

♦Winners from 1980 to present are listed in the top box, scroll down for a listing of winners 1979-1938♦

Award Winners (1979- 1938)