Welcome to the East Holmes Mock Caldecott Site

Here, you can explore some of the best picture books published in 2017. You will be able to read what others are saying about the books, and you will be able to post your own comments. Then, in December, we can all vote for our pick for the 2018 Caldecott Medal winner and Honor books.

Click on 2018 books (top navigation) to read a summary and local reviews of our East Holmes Mock Caldecott contenders. You can start learning about some of the books that have the best chance of winning awards.

Local voting will take place in December and the East Holmes Mock Caldecott will be announced in January. The American Library Association ALSC committee will announce the 2018 Caldecott Medal winner in February 2018. Maybe you will pick the winner!

~Lori Pringle, District Library Media Specialist, East Holmes Local Schools

Learn the criteria for the selection of the annual Caldecott Medal winner by reviewing the "Caldecott Medal Terms & Criteria"

Visit the ALSC Caldecott Medal Page to review award winning books from 1938-Present.