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Recommended Reading: Caldecott Medal

A collection of ALA's literature award winners and various notable reading lists.

Randolph Caldecott Medal imageThe 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. 

Caldecott Medal Winner

Caldecott Medal Honor Books

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