Caldecott Award Contenders

Caldecott Award Contenders

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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.

Below are some books that the Youth Services staff have chosen as possible contenders for the 2017 Caldecott Medal. Will one of these be the winner? Stay tuned for the announcement from the American Library Association on Monday, January 23! 

Check out the UAPL Pinterest site for even more staff picks: https://www.pinterest.com/uapubliclibrary/