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April's Kittens
3.65
Caldecott Honor, 1940

Art Medium: Watercolor, charcoal, and ink

Favorite illustration: page 13

Favorite line: "'Heavens, no' cried Miss Elwell 'I already...more
Jan 2012
Dec 28, 2011
 
Barkis
3.34
Caldecott Honor Book, 1938

Favorite line: At once Barkis was on top of him, licking his face, nipping his ears, and tugging at his clothes and hair, a...more
Dec 29, 2011
Dec 28, 2011
 
What Do You Say, Dear?
4.19
Caldecott Honor Book, 1959

Art Medium:
*Pen and ink
*Watercolor
*Wash separation

Favorite illustration: pages 17-19

Favorite page:

"You go to London to se...more
Jan 09, 2012
Dec 29, 2011
 
Wee Gillis
3.89
Caldecott Honor Book, 1939. Robert Lawson was a busy illustrator and won many awards. His name is on the cover of quite a few early Caldecott winners....more
Dec 29, 2011
Dec 28, 2011
 
Hildilid's Night
3.60
Caldecott Honor Book, 1972

Favorite illustration: page 22

Art Medium: Pen and ink, yellow overlays

Favorite line: "Hildilid sang it lullabies, poured it...more
Jan 05, 2012
Jan 05, 2012
 
Dick Whittington and His Cat
3.36
Caldecott Honor Book, 1951

Dick Whittington and His Cat is told and cut in linoleum.

Favorite illustration: page 8 (it is creepy)

This line made me laug...more
Dec 31, 2011
Dec 29, 2011
 
White Snow, Bright Snow
3.76
Caldecott Medal, 1948

Favorite illustration: page 7

Favorite line:

Covering roads and hiding fences,
Sifting in cracks and filling up trenches.
Millions...more
Dec 30, 2011
Dec 29, 2011
 
Finders Keepers
3.15
Caldecott Medal, 1952

Favorite illustration: page 11

Favorite line: "The first person they met was an apprentice barber. He was just learning how to cut...more
Dec 31, 2011
Dec 29, 2011
 
The Most Wonderful Doll in the World (Blue Ribbon Book)
3.61
Caldecott Honor, 1951

It looks like an early chapter book.

Favorite illustration: page 34

Favorite line: "There was once a little girl named Dulcy who f...more
Dec 31, 2011
Dec 29, 2011
 
The Fox Went Out on a Chilly Night
3.81
It shows what would have happened to Chicken in The Chicken Thief if Fox hadn't liked her.

Caldecott Honor Book, 1962

Favorite illustration: pages 5-6

A...more
Jan 09, 2012
Jan 09, 2012
 
Song of the Swallows
3.64
Caldecott Medal, 1950

Art Media: Tempera

Favorite illustration: pages 11-12

Favorite line: "The swallows were very much like little folks who had been o...more
Jan 2012
Dec 29, 2011
 
In My Mother's House
2.85
Caldecott Honor, 1942

Favorite illustration: page 39

Favorite line:

We are the people
Living together,
All of us together.

We live here,
In the houses,
In...more
Dec 31, 2011
Dec 28, 2011
 
Marshmallow
3.96
Caldecott Honor Book, 1943

Favorite illustration: page 21

Favorite line: "Marshmallow shut his eyes and snuggled close, blissfully happy to have found a...more
Dec 29, 2011
Dec 28, 2011
 
Rain Drop Splash
3.28
Caldecott Honor Book, 1947

Favorite line: "Dripped from the shiny leaves, dropped from a rabbit's nose, splashed from a brown bear's tail."

Favorite ill...more
Dec 29, 2011
Dec 28, 2011
 
The Egg Tree
3.49
Caldecott Medal, 1951

Favorite illustration: spread on pages 7-8

Favorite line: "Katy began to run round and round like a waltzing mouse. If only she co...more
Dec 31, 2011
Dec 29, 2011
 
Nothing At All
3.59
Caldecott Honor Book, 1942

Favorite line:

"He was not very tall
Nor yet very small;
He looked like nothing,
Like nothing at all."

Favorite illustration: p...more
Dec 29, 2011
Dec 28, 2011
 
Andy and the Lion
3.97
Caldecott Honor Book, 1939. It is dedicated to Lady Astor and Lord Leonx, the library lions who have so long say in front of the New York Public Libr...more
Dec 29, 2011
Dec 28, 2011
 
The Little Island
3.62
Caldecott Medal, 1947

Favorite illustration: page 24

Favorite line:

So the kitten caught the fish.
"Answer me this or I'll eat you up," said the kitten...more
Dec 30, 2011
Dec 28, 2011
 
The Biggest Bear
3.99
The poor bear. What an awful ending!

Caldecott Medal Book, 1953

Favorite illustration: page 19

Favorite line: Nothing stands out
Dec 30, 2011
Dec 29, 2011
 
The Big Snow
3.84
Caldecott Medal, 1949

Art Medium: Watercolor

Favorite illustration: page 25

Favorite line: "Snow, snow, nothing but snow--and the birds and the animals...more
Jan 06, 2012
Dec 29, 2011
 
Duke Ellington: The Piano Prince and His Orchestra
4.06
Caldecott Honor Book, 1999

Art Media: Scratch Board Rendering with Gouache; luma dyes; oil paints
Feb 11, 2012
Feb 11, 2012
 
One Morning in Maine
4.35
Caldecott Honor Book, 1953

Art Medium: lithograph

Favorite illustration: page 11

Favorite line: "When we get home we're going to have CLAM CHOWDER FOR L...more
Jan 06, 2012
Dec 29, 2011
 
All in the Morning Early
2.89
Caldecott Honor Book, 1964

Favorite illustration: page 12

Favorite line: "Over the burn and over the hill, and down the road--and there was the mill!"
Jan 06, 2012
Dec 29, 2011
 
If All The Seas Were One Sea
2.91
Caldecott Honor Book, 1972

Art Medium:
*Etchings (Zinc Plate)
*Brush and Ink Overlays
Jan 09, 2012
Jan 09, 2012
 
Hide and Seek Fog
3.36
Caldecott Honor Book, 1966

Art Medium: gouache

Favorite illustration: pages 25-26

Favorite line: "But out of doors the fog twisted about the cottages lik...more
Jan 09, 2012
Dec 29, 2011
 
When I Was Young in the Mountains
4.21
Caldecott Honor Book, 1983

Art Media: watercolor and fine-colored pencil
Feb 11, 2012
Feb 11, 2012
 
Three Jovial Huntsmen (Mother Goose Rhyme)
3.08
Caldecott Honor Book, 1974

Art Medium:
-Pen and ink
-wash overlays
-oils
Jan 12, 2012
Jan 12, 2012
 
One Fine Day
3.78
1973 Caldecott Medal

Art Media: acrylic paint and gesso panels
Feb 13, 2012
Feb 13, 2012
 
Goggles!
3.85
Caldecott Honor Book, 1970

Art Media: oil paint and collage
Feb 11, 2012
Feb 11, 2012
 
Have You Seen My Duckling?
3.83
Caldecott Honor Book, 1985

Art Media: watercolor and pastels

Jan 28, 2012
Jan 28, 2012
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