Children's Literature : Medal Winners

Bibliography updated February 13, 2017

Caldecott Medal and Honors

An asterisk notes which titles are available at the Sullivan University Library.


Radiant Child: The Story of Young Artist Jean-Michel Basquiat written and illustrated by Javaka Steptoe-winner
Leave Me Alone written and illustrated by Vera Brosgol-honor
Freedom in Congo Square illustrated by R. Gregory Christie and written by Carole Boston Weatherford-honor
Du Iz Tak? written and illustrated by Carson Ellis-honor
They All Saw a Cat written and illustrated by Brendan Wenzel-honor

Finding Winnie: The True Story of the World's Most Famous Bear illustrated by Sophie Blackall and written by Lindsay Mattick-winner
Trombone Shorty illustrated by Bryan Collier and written by Troy Andrews-honor
*Waiting written and illustrated by Kevin Henkes-honor (JF H-Lexington)
Voice of Freedom: Fannie Lou Hamer, Spirit of the Civil Rights Movement illustrated by Ekua Holmes and written by Carole Boston Weatherford-honor
*Last Stop on Market Street illustrated by Christian Robinson and written by Matt de la Pena -honor (JF D-Lexington)

*The Adventures of Beekle: The Unimaginary Friend written and illustrated by Dan Santat-winner (JF Award S-Louisville)
Nana in the City written and illustrated by Lauren Castillo-honor
The Noisy Paintbox: The Colors and Sounds of Kadinsky's Abstract Art written by Barb Rosenstock and illustrated by Mary Granpre-honor
*Sam & Dave Dig a Hole by Mac Barnett and illustrated by Jon Klassen-honor (JF B-Lexington)
Viva Frida written and illustrated by Yuyi Morales-honor
The Right Word: Roget and His Thesaurus written by Jen Bryant and illustrated by Melissa Sweet-honor
This One Summer written by Mariko Tamaki and illustrated by Jillian Tamaki-honor

*Locomotive written and illustrated by Brian Floca-winner (JF Award F-Louisville) (JF F-Lexington)
*Journey written and illustrated by Aaron Becker-honor (JF Award B-Louisville)
Flora and the Flamingo written and illustrated by Molly Idle-honor
Mr. Wuffles written and illustrated by David Wiesner-honor

*This Is Not My Hat written and illustrated by Jon Klassen-winner (JF Award K-Louisville)
*Creepy Carrots illustrated by Peter Brown and written by Aaron Reynolds-honor (JF Award R-Louisville)
*Extra Yarn illustrated by Jon Klassen and written by Mac Barnett-honor (JF Award B-Louisville) (JF B-Lexington)
*Green written and illustrated by Laura Vaccaro Seeger-honor (JF Award S-Louisville)
*One Cool Friend illustrated by David Small and written by Toni Buzzeo-honor (JF Award B-Louisville)
*Sleep Like a Tiger illustrated by Pamela Zagarenski and written by Mary Logue-honor (JF Award L-Louisville)
*A Ball for Daisy written and illustrated by Chris Raschka-winner (JF Award R-Louisville) (JF R-Lexington)
*Blackout written and illustrated by John Rocco-honor (JF Picture R-Louisville)
*Grandpa Green written and illustrated. by Lane Smith-honor (JF Growing S-Louisville)
*Me. . .Jane written and illustrated. by Patrick McDonnell-honor (JF Nature M-Louisville)
*A Sick Day for Amos McGee illustrated by Erin Stead, written by Philip Stead-winner(JF Award S-Louisville) (JF S-Lexington)
*Dave the Potter: Artist, Poet, Slave illustrated by Bryan Collier, written by Laban Carrick Hill-honor (JF H-Lexington)
*Interrupting Chicken written and illustrated by David Ezra Stein-honor (JF S-Lexington) 
*The Lion & the Mouse written and illustrated by Jerry Pinkney-winner (JF Award P-Louisville)(JF P-Lexington)
*All the World illustrated. by Marla Frazee, written by Liz Garton Scanlon-honor (JF F-Lexington)
*Red Sings from Treetops: A Year in Colors 
illustratedby Pamela Zagarenski, written by Joyce Sidman-honor (JF Award S-Louisville) (JF S-Lexignton)




*The House in the Night illustrated by Beth Krommes, written by Susan Marie Swanson-winner(JF Award S-Louisville) (JF S-Lexington)

*A Couple of Boys Have the Best Week Ever written and illustrated by Marla Frazee-honor(JF Award F- Louisville) (JF F-Lexington)

*How I Learned Geography written and illustrated by Uri Shulevitz-honor(JF Cel/Mul S-Louisville) (JF S)

A River of Words: The Story of William Carlos Williams illustrated by Melissa Sweet, written by Jen Bryant-honor  


*The Invention of Hugo Cabret written and illustrated by Brian Selznick-winner (JF S-Louisville)

*Henry’s Freedom Box: A True Story from the Underground Railroad illustrated by Kadir Nelson, written by Ellen Levine-honor (JF L)

*First the Egg written and illustrated by Laura Vaccaro Seeger-honor (JF Concepts S-Louisville)

*The Wall: Growing up Behind the iron Curtain written and illustrated by Peter Sis-honor (JF Nature S-Louisville)

*Knuffle Bunny Too: A Case of Mistaken Identity written and illustrated by Mo Willems-honor(JF Picture W-Louisville) (JF W-Lexington)

*Flotsam written and illustrated by David Wiesner-winner(JF Award W-Louisville) (JF W-Lexington)

*Gone Wild: An Endangered Animal Alphabet written and illustrated by David McLimans-honor (JF Concepts M-Louisville)

Moses: When Harriet Tubman Led Her People to Freedom illustrated by Kadir Nelson, written by Carole Boston Weatherford-honor


*The Hello, Goodbye Window illustrated by Chris Raschka, written by Norton Juster-winner (JF Award J-Louisville)

Rosa illustrated by Bryan Collier, written by Nikki Giovanni-honor

Zen Shorts written and illustrated by Jon J. Muth-honor

Hot Air: The (Mostly) True Story of the First Hot-Air Balloon Ride written and illustrated by Marjorie Priceman-honor

Song of the Water Boatman and Other Pond Poems illustrated by Beckie Prange, written by Joyce Sidman-honor


*Kitten’s first Full Moon written and illustrated by Kevin Henkes-winner (JF Award H-Louisville)

*The Red Book written and illustrated by Barbara Lehman-honor(JF Picture L-Louisville) (JF L-Lexington)

*Coming on Home Soon illustrated by E.B. Lewis, written by Jacqueline Woodson-honor(JF Award W-Louisville) (JF W-Lexington)

*Knuffle Bunny: A Cautionary Tale written and illustrated by Mo Willems-honor(JF Picture W-Louisville) (JF W-Lexington)


*The Man Who Walked Between the Towers written and illus. by Mordecai Gerstein-winner(JF Award G-Louisville) (JF G-Lexington)

*Ella Sarah Gets Dressed written and illus. by Margaret Chodos-Irvine-honor(JF Picture C-Louisville) (JF C-Lexington)

*What Do You Do with a Tail Like This? Illus. and written by Steve Jenkins and Robin Page-honor(JF Nature J-Louisville (JF J-Lexington)

*Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus written and illus. by Mo Willems-honor(JF Picture W-Louisville) (JF W-Lexington)



*My Friend Rabbit written and illustrated by Eric Rohmann-winner(JF Award R-Louisville) (JF R-Lexington)

*The Spider and the Fly illustrated by Mary Howitt, written by Toni DiTerlizzi-honor (JF Picture H-Louisville)

*Hondo and Fabian written and illustrated by Peter McCarty-honor(JF Picture M-Louisville) (JF M-Lexington)

Noah’s Ark written and illustrated by Jerry Pinkney­­-honor



*The Three Pigs written and illustrated by David Wiesner-winner (JF Award W-Louisville)

The Dinosaurs of Waterhouse Hawkins illustrated by Brian Selznick, written by Barbara Kerley-honor

Martin’s Big Words: the Life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. illustrated by Bryan Collier, written by Doreen Rappaport-honor

*The Stray Dog written and illustrated by Marc Simont-honor(JF Picture S-Louisville) (JF S-Lexington)



*So You Want to Be President? illustrated by David Small, written by Judith St. George-winner (JF Award S-Louisville)

*Casey at the Bat illustrated by Christopher Bing, written by Ernest Thayer-honor (JF PictureT-Louisville)

*Click, Clack, Moo: Cows that Type illustrated by Betsy Lewin, written by Doreen Cronin-honor(JF Picture C-Louisville) (JF C-Lexington)

*Olivia written and illustrated by Ian Falconer-honor(JF Picture F-Louisville) (JF F-Lexington)



*Joseph Had a Little Overcoat written and illustrated by Simms Taback-winner(JF Award T-Louisville) (JF T-Lexington)

A Child’s Calendar illustrated by Trina Schart Hyman, written by John Updike-honor

Sector 7 written and illustrated by David Wiesner-honor

*When Sophie Gets Angry-Really, Really Angry written and illustrated by Molly Bang-honor(JF Growing B-Louisville) (JF B-Lexington)

*The Ugly Duckling adapted and illustrated by Jerry Pinkney-honor(JF Folk P-Louisville) (JF P-Lexington)




Snowflake Bentley illus. by Mary Azarian, written by Jacqueline Briggs Martin-winner

Duke Ellington The Piano Prince and His Orchestra illus. by Brian Pinkney, written by Andrea Davis Pinkney-honor

*No! David Written and illus. by David Shannon-honor (JF S-Lexington)

*Snow written and illus. by Uri Shulevitz-honor (JF S-Lexington)

Tibet Through the Red Box written and illus. by Peter Sis-honor



*Rapunzel written and illustrated by Paul Zelinsky-winner(JF Award Z-Louisville) (JF Z-Lexington)

*The Gardener illustrated by David Small, written by Sarah Stewart-honor (JF Growing S-Louisville)

Harlem illustrated by Christopher Myers, written by Walter Dean Myers-honor

There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly written and illus. by Simms Taback-honor



*Golem written and illustrated by David Wisniewski-winner (JF Award W-Louisville)
Hush! A Thai Lullaby illustrated by Holly Meade, written by Minfong Ho-honor
The Graphic Alphabet written and illustrated by David Pelletier-honor
The Paperboy written and illustrated by Dav Pilkey­-honor
Starry Messenger written and illustrated by Peter Sis-honor 

*Officer Buckle and Gloria written and illustrated by Peggy Rathmann-winner(JF Award R-Louisville) (JF R-Lexignton)

*Alphabet City written and illustrated by Stephen Johnson-honor(JF Concepts J-Louisville) (JF J-Lexington)

Zin! Zin! Zin! A Violin illustrated by Marjorie Priceman, written by Lloyd Moss-honor

The Faithful Friend illustrated by Brian Pinkney, written by Robert San Souci-honor

*Tops & Bottoms adapted and illustrated by Janet Stevens-honor(JF Folk S-Louisville) (JF S-Lexington)


*Smoky Night illustrated by David Diaz, written by Eve Bunting-winner (JF Award B-Louisville)

John Henry illustrated by Jerry Pinkney, written by Julius Lester-honor 

*Swamp Angel illustrated by Paul Zelinsky, written by Anne Issacs-honor (JF Picture I-Louisville)

*Time Flies written and illustrated by Eric Rohmann-honor (JF Picture R-Louisville)



*Grandfather’s Journey written and illustrated by Allen Say-winner (JF S-Louisville)

Peppe the Lamplighter illustrated by Ted Lewin, written by Elisa Bartone-honor

*In the Small, Small Pond written and illustrated by Denise Fleming-honor (JF F-Lexington)

Raven: A Trickster Tale from the Pacific Northwest written and illustrated by Gerald McDermott-honor

*Owen written and illustrated by Kevin Henkes-honor(JF Growing H-Louisville) (JF H-Lexington)

*Yo! Yes? written and illustrated by Chris Raschka-honor (JF R-Lexington)



*Mirette on the High Wire written and illustrated by Emily Arnold McCully-winner (JF Award M-Louisville)

*The Stinky Cheese Man and Other Fairly Stupid Tales illustrated by Lane Smith, written by Jon Scieszka-honor (JF S-Lexington)

*Seven Blind Mice written and illustrated by Ed Young-honor(JF Folk Y-Louisville) (JF Y-Lexington)

Working Cotton illustrated by Carole Byard, written by Sherley Anne Williams-honor


*Tuesday written and illus. by David Wiesner-winner (JF Award W-Louisville)

*Tar Beach written and illus. by Faith Ringgold-honor(JF Award R-Louisville) (JF R-Lexington)



*Black and White written and illustrated by David Macaulay-winner (JF Award M-Louisville)

Puss in Boots illustrated by Fred Marcellino, written by Charles Perrault-honor

*“More More More,” Said the Baby: Three Love Stories written and illustrated by Vera Williams-honor (JF W-Louisville)
(JF W-Lexington


*Lon Po Po: A Red-Riding Hood Story from China written and illustrated by Ed Young-winner (JF Award Y-Louisville)

*Bill Peet: An Autobiography written and illustrated by Bill Peet-honor (JF Nature P-Louisville)

*Color Zoo written and illustrated by Lois Ehlert-honor (JF E-Lexington)

The Talking Eggs: A Folktale from the American South illustrated by Jerry Pinkney, written by Robert San Souci-honor

Hershel and the Hanukkah Goblins illustrated by Trina Schart Hyman, written by Eric Kimmel-honor




*Song and Dance Man illustrated by Stephen Gammell, written by Karen Ackerman-winner(JF Award A-Louisville) (JF A-Lexington)

The Boy of the Three-Year Nap illustrated by Allen Say, written by Diane Snyder-honor

Free Fall written and illustrated by David Weisner-honor

*Goldilocks and the Three Bears written and illustrated by James Marshall-honor (JF M-Lexington)

*Mirandy and Brother Wind illustrated by Jerry Pinkney, written by Patricia McKissack-honor (JF Award M-Louisville)



*Owl Moon illustrated by John Schoenherr, written by Jane Yolen-winner(JF Award Y-Louisville) (JF Y-Lexington)

Mufaro’s Beautiful Daughter’s written and illustrated by John Steptoe-honor (JF S)


*Hey, Al illustrated by Richard Egielski, written by Arthur Yorinks-winner(JF Award Y-Louisville) (JF Y-Lexington)
The Village of Round and Square Houses written and 
illustrated by Ann Grifalconi-honor (JF G)
Alphabatics written and 
illustrated by Suse MacDonald-honor (JF M)
Rumpelstiltskin written and 
illustrated by Paul Zelinsky-honor (JF Z)  

*The Polar Express written and illustrated by Chris Van Allsburg-winner(JF Award V-Louisville) (JF V-Lexington)

*The Relatives Came illustrated by Stephen Gammell, written by Cynthia Rylant-honor(JF Picture R-Louisville) (JF R-Lexington)

*King Bidgood’s in the Bathtub illustrated by Don Wood, written by Audrey Wood-honor (JF W-Lexington)

*Saint George and the Dragon illustrated by Trina Schart Hyman, retold by Margaret Hodges-winner(JF Award H-Louisville) (JF H-Lexington)

*Hansel and Gretel illustrated by Paul Zelinsky, retold by Rika Lesser-honor (JF L-Lexington)

*Have You Seen My Duckling? Written and illustrated by Nancy Tafuri-honor (JF T-Lexington)

The Story of Jumping Mouse: a Native American Legend retold and illustrated by John Steptoe-honor

*The Glorious Flight: Across the Channel with Louis Bleriot written and illustrated by Alice and Martin Provensen-winner (JF P-Louisville)

Little Red Riding Hood retold and illustrated by Trina Schart Hyman-honor

*Ten, Nine, Eight written and illustrated by Molly Bang-honor (JF B-Lexington) 



*Shadow illustrated by Marcia Brown, written by Blaise Cendrars-winner (JF Award C-Lousiville)

*A Chair for My Mother written and illustrated by Vera Williams-honor(JF Growing W-Louisville) (JF W-Lexington)

When I Was Young in the Mountains illustrated by Diane Goode, written by Cynthia Rylant-honor



*Jumanji written and illustrated by Chris Van Allsburg-winner (JF Award V-Louisville)

Where the Buffaloes Begin illustrated by Stephen Gammell, written by Olaf Baker-honor

On Market Street illustrated by Anita Lobel, written by Arnold Lobel-honor

Outside Over There written and illustrated by Maurice Sendak-honor

A Visit to William Blake’s Inn: Poems for Innocent and Experienced Travelers illustrated by Alice and Martin Provensen, written by Nancy Willard



*Fables written and illustrated by Arnold Lobel-winner (JF Award L-Louisville)

The Bremen-Town Musicians retold and illustrated by Ilse Plume-honor

*The Grey Lady and the Strawberry Snatcher written and illustrated by Molly Bang-honor (JF Picture B-Louisville)

Mice Twice written and illustrated by Joseph Low-honor

Truck written and illustrated by Donald Crews-honor

*Ox-Cart Man illustrated by Barbara Cooney, written by Donald Hall-winner (JF Award H-Lousiville)

Ben’s Trumpet written and illustrated by Rachel Isadora-honor

The Garden of Abdul Gasazi written and illustrated by Chris Van Allsburg-honor

The Treasure written and illustrated by Uri Shulevitz-honor




*The Girl Who Loved Wild Horses written and illustrated by Paul Goble-winner (JF Award G-Louisville)

*Freight Train written and illustrated by Donald Crews-honor(JF Picture C-Louisville) (JF C-Lexington)

The Way to Start a Day illustrated by Peter Parnall, written by Byrd Baylor-honor



*Noah’s Ark written and illustrated by Peter Spier-winner (JF Award S-Louisville)

Castle written and illustrated by David Macaulay-honor

It Could Always Be Worse retold and illustrated by Margot Zemach-honor



Ashanti to Zulu: African Traditions illustrated by Leo and Diane Dillon, written by Margaret Musgrove-winner

The Amazing Bone written and illustrated by William Steig-honor

The Contest retold and illustrated by Nonny Hogrogian-honor

Fish for Supper written and illustrated by M.B. Goffstein-honor

The Golem: A Jewish Legend written and illustrated by Beverly Brodsky McDermott-honor

Hawk, I’m Your Brother illustrated by Peter Parnall, written by Byrd Baylor-honor



*Why Mosquitoes Buzz in People’s Ears illustrated by Leo and Diane Dillon, retold by Verna Aardema-winner(JF Award A-Lousiville) (JF A-Lexington)

The Desert Is Theirs illustrated by Peter Parnall, written by Byrd Baylor-honor

*Strega Nona written and illustrated by Tomie de Paola-honor (JF Folk D-Louisville) (JF D-Lexington)



*Arrow to the Sun written and illustrated by Gerald McDermott-winner (JF Award M-Louisville)

Jambo Means Hello: A Swahili Alphabet Book illustrated by Tom Feelings, written by Muriel Feelings-honor

*Duffy and the Devil illustrated by Margot Zemach, retold by Harve Zemach­-winner (JF Award Z-Louisville)

Three Jovial Huntsmen written and illustrated by Susan Jeffers-honor
Cathedral written and illustrated by David Macaulay-honor  

*The Funny Little Woman illustrated by Blair Lent, retold by Arlene Mosel-winner (JF Award M-Louisville)

*Anansi the Spider: A Tale from the Ashanti adapted and illustrated by Gerald McDermott-honor (JF Folk M-Louisville)

Hosie’s Alphabet illustrated by Leonard Baskin, written by Hosea, Tobias & Lisa Baskin-honor

Snow-White and the Seven Dwarfs illustrated by Nancy Ekholm Burkert, trans by Randall Jarrell-honor

When Clay Sings illustrated by Tom Bahti, written by Byrd Baylor-honor



*One Fine Day retold and illustrated by Nonny Hogrogian-winner(JF Award H-Louisville) (JF H-Lexington)

Hildilid’s Night illustrated by Arnold Lobel, written by Cheli Duran Ryan-honor

If All the Seas Were One Sea written and illustrated by Janina Domanska-honor

Moja Means One: Swahili Counting Book illustrated by Tom Feelings, written by Muriel Feelings-honor



*A Story A Story retold and illustrated by Gail E. Haley-winner (JF Award H-Louisville)

The Angry Moon illustrated by Blair Lent, retold by William Sleator-honor

*Frog and Toad Are Friends written and illustrated by Arnold Lobel-honor (JF L-Lexington)

In the Night Kitchen written and illustrated by Maurice Sendak-honor



*Sylvester and the Magic Pebble written and illustrated by William Steig-winner(JF Award S-Louisville) (JF S-Lexington)

Goggles written and illustrated by Ezra Jack Keats-honor

Alexander and the Wind-Up Mouse written and illustrated by Leo Lionni-honor

Pop Corn and Ma Goodness illustrated by Robert Andrew Parker, written by Edna Mitchell Preston-honor

Thy Friend, Obadiah written and illustrated by Brinto Turkle-honor

The Judge: An Untrue Tale illustrated by Margot Zemach, written by Harve Zemach-honor



*The Fool of the World and the Flying Ship illustrated by Uri Shulevitz, retold by Arthur Ransome-winner (JF Award R-Louisville)

Why the Sun and the Moon Live in the Sky illustrated by Blair Lent, written by Elphinstone Dayrell-honor



*Drummer Hoff illustrated by Ed Emberley, adapted by Barbara Emberley-winner (JF Award E-Louisville)

*Frederick written and illustrated by Leo Lionni-honor (JF Picture L-Lousiville) (JF L-Lexington)

Seashore Story written and illustrated by Taro Yashima-honor

The Emperor and the Kite illustrated by Ed Young, written by Jane Yolen-honor



*Sam, Bangs & Moonshine written and illustrated by Evaline Ness-winner (JF Award N-Louisville)

One Wide River to Cross illustrated by Ed Emberley, adapted by Barbara Emberley-honor



*Always Room for One More illustrated by Nonny Hogrogian, written by Sorche Nic Leodhas (aka Leclair Alger)-winner (JF Award L-Louisville)

Hide and Seek Fog illustrated by Roger Duvoisin, written by Alvin Tresselt-honor

Just Me written and illustrated by Marie Hall Ets-honor

Tom Tit Tot retold and illustrated by Evaline Ness-honor



*May I Bring a Friend illustrated by Roger Duvoisin; written by Alvin Tresselt-winner (JF Award D-Louisville)

Rain Makes Applesauce illustrated by Marvin Bileck, written by Julian Scheer-honor

The Wave illustrated by Blair Lent, written by Margaret Hodges-honor

A Pocketful of Cricket illustrated by Evaline Ness, written by Rebecca Caudill-honor



*Where the Wild Things Are written and illustrated by Maurice Sendak-winner(JF Award S-Louisville) (JF S-Lexington)

Swimmy written and illustrated by Leo Lionni-honor

All in the Morning Early illustrated by Evaline Ness, written by Sorche nic Leodhas (aka Leclaire Alger)-honor

Mother Goose and Nursery Rhymes illustrated by Philip Reed-honor



*The Snowy Day written and illustrated by Ezra Jack Keats-winner(JF Award K-Louisville) (JF K-Lexington)

The Sun Is a Golden Earring illustrated by Bernarda Bryson, written by Natalia Belting-honor
Mr. Rabbit and the Lovely Present illustrated by Maurice Sendak, written by Charlotte Zolotow-honor

*Once a Mouse retold and illustrated by Marcia Brown-winner (JF B-Louisville)

Fox Went Out on a Chilly Night: An Old Song written and illustrated by Peter Spier-honor

Little Bear’s Visit illustrated by Maurice Sendak, written by Else Minarik-honor

The Day We Saw the Sun Come Up illustrated by Adrienne Adams, written by Alice Goudey-honor



*Baboushka and the Three Kings illustrated by Nicolas Sidjakov, written by Ruth Robbins (Parnassus)-winner (JF Award R-Louisville)

*Inch by Inch written and  illustrated by Leo Lionni-honor (JF L-Lexington)



Nine Days to Christmas illustrated by Marie Hall Ets, written by Marie Hall Ets and Aurora Labastida-winner

Houses from the Sea by Adrienne Adams, written by Alice Goudey-honor

The Moon Jumpers  illustrated by Maurice Sendak, written by Janice May Udry-honor





*Chanticleer and the Fox adapted and illustrated by Barbara Cooney-winner (JF Award C-Louisville)

The House that Jack Built/La Maison Que Jacques a Batie written and illustrated by Antonio Frasconi-honor

What Do You Say, Dear? illustrated by Maurice Sendak, written by Sesyle Joslin (aka W.R. Scott)-honor

Umbrella written and illustrated by Taro Yashima-honor 

*Time of Wonder written and illustrated by Robert McCloskey-winner (JF Award M-Louisville)

Fly High, Fly Low written and illustrated by Don Freeman-honor

Anatole and the Cat illustrated by Paul Galdone, written by Eve Titus-honor



*A Tree Is Nice illustrated by Marc Simont, written by Janice Udry-winner(JF Award U-Louisville) (JF U-Lexington)

Mr. Penny’s Race Horse written and illustrated by Marie Hall Ets-honor

1 Is One written and illustrated by Tasha Tudor-honor

Anatole illustrated by Paul Galdone, written by Eve Titus-honor

Gillespie and the Guards illustrated by James Daugherty, written by Benjamin Elkin-honor

Lion written and illustrated by William Pene du Bois-honor



*Frog Went A-Courtin’ illustrated by Feodor Rojankovsky, retold by John Langstaff-winner (JF Award L-Louisville)

Play with Me written and illustrated by Marie Hall Ets-honor

Crow Boy written and illustrated by Taro Yashima-honor



Cinderella, or the Little Glass Slipper illustrated by Marcia Brown, written by Charles Perrault-winner

Book of Nursery and Mother Goose Rhymes illustrated by Marguerite de Angeli-honor

Wheel on the Chimney illustrated by Tibor Gergely, written by Margaret Wise Brown-honor

The Thanksgiving Story illustrated by Helen Sewell, written by Alice Dalgliesh-honor


*Madeline’s Rescue written and illustrated by Ludwig Bemelmans-winner (JF Chapter B-Louisville)

Journey Cake, Ho! illustrated by Robert McCloskey, written by Ruth Sawyer-honor

When Will the World Be Mine? illustrated by Jean Charlot, written by Miriam Schlein-honor

The Steadfast Tin Soldier illustrated. by Marcia Brown, written by Hans Christian Anderson-honor

A Very Special House illustrated by Maurice Sendak, written by Ruth Krauss-honor

Green Eyes written and  illustrated by A. Birnbaum-honor



The Biggest Bear written and illustrated by Lynd Ward-winner

Puss in Boots illustrated by Marcia Brown, written by Charles Perrault-honor

One Morning in Maine written and illustrated by Robert McCloskey-honor

Ape in a Cape: An Alphabet of Odd Animals written and illustrated by Fritz Eichenberg-honor

The Storm Book illustrated by Margaret Bloy Graham, written by Charlotte Zolotow-honor

Five Little Monkeys written and illustrated by Juliet Kepes-honor



*Finders Keepers illustrated by Nicolas (aka Nicholas Mordvinoff), written by Will (aka William Lipkind)-winner (JF Award W-Louisville)

Mr. T.W. Anthony Woo written and illustrated by Marie Hall Ets-honor

Skipper John’s Cook written and illustrated by Marcia Brown-honor

All Falling Down illustrated by Margaret Bloy Graham, written by Gene Zion-honor

Bear Party written and illustrated by William Pene du Bois-honor

Feather Mountain written and illustrated by Elizabeth Olds-honor



*The Egg Tree written and illustrated by Katherine Milhous-winner (JF Award M-Louisville)

Dick Whittington and His Cat written and illustrated by Marcia Brown-honor

The Two Reds illustrated by Nicolas (aka Nicholas Mordvinoff), written by Will (aka William Lipkind)-honor

If I Ran the Zoo written and illustrated by Dr. Seuss-honor

The Most Wonderful Doll in the World illustrated by Helen Stone, written by Phyllis McGinley-honor

T-Bone, the Babysitter written and illustrated by Clare Turlay Newberry-honor



*Song of the Swallows written and illustrated by Leo Politi-winner (JF Award P-Louisville)

America’s Ethan Allen illustrated by Lynd Ward, written by Stewart Holbrook-honor

The Wild Birthday Cake illustrated by Hildegard Woodward, written by Lavinia Davis-honor

The Happy Day illustrated by Marc Simont, written by Ruth Krauss-honor

Bartholomew and the Oobleck written and illustrated by Dr. Seuss-honor

Henry Fisherman written and illustrated by Marcia Brown





*The Big Snow written and illustrated by Berta and Elmer Hader-winner (JF Award H-Louisville)

*Blueberries for Sal written and illustrated by Robert McCloskey-honor(JF Picture M-Louisville) (JF M-Lexington)

All Around the Town illustrated by Helen Stone, written by Phyllis McGinley-honor

Juanita written and illustrated by Leo Politi-honor

Fish in the Air written and illustrated by Kurt Wiese-honor



*White Snow, Bright Snow illustrated by Roger Duvoisin, written by Alvin Tresselt-winner (JF Award T-Louisville)

*Stone Soup written and illustrated by Marcia Brown-honor (JF Folk B-Louisville)

McElligot’s Pool written and illustrated by Dr. Seuss-honor

Bambino the Clown illustrated by Hildegard Woodward, written by Lavinia Davis-honor

Song of Robin Hood illustrated by Virginia Lee Burton, text ed. By Anne Malcolmson-honor



*The Little Island illustrated by Leonard Weisgard, written by Golden MacDonald-winner (JF Award M-Louisville)

Rain Drop Splash, illustrated by Leonard Weisgard, written by Alvin Tresselt-honor

Timothy Turtle illustrated by Tony Palazzo, written by Al Graham-honor

Pedro, the Angel of Olvera Street written and illustrated by Leo Politi-honor

Sing in Praise: A Collection of the Best Loved Hymns illustrated by Marjorie Torrey, selected by Opal Wheeler-honor



*The Rooster Crows written and illustrated by Maud and Miska Petersham-winner (JF Award P-Louisvile)

Little Lost Lamb illustrated by Leonard Weisgard, written by Golden Macdonald­­-honor

Sing Mother Goose illustrated by Marjorie Torrey, music by Opal Wheeler-honor

My Mother Is the Most Beautiful Woman in the World illustrated Ruth Gannett, written by Becky Reyher

You Can Write Chinese written and illustrated by Kurt Wiese-honor



*Prayer for a Child illus. by Elizabeth Orton Jones, written by Rachel Field-winner (JF Award F-Louisville)

Mother Goose illus. by Tasha Tudor-honor

In the Forest written and illus. by Marie Hall Ets-honor

Yonie Wondernose written and illus. by Marguerite de Angeli-honor

The Christmas Anna Angel illus. by Kate Seredy, written by Ruth Sawyer



*Many Moons illustrated by Louis Slobodkin, written by James Thurber-winner (JF Award T-Louisville)

Small Rain: Verses from the Bible, illustrated by Elizabeth Orton Jones, selected by Jessie Orton Jones-honor

Pierre Pidgeon illustrated by Arnold Bare, written by Lee Kingman-honor

The Mighty Hunter written and illustrated by Berta and Elmer Hader-honor

*A Child’s Good Night Book illustrated by Jean Charlot, written by Margaret Wise Brown-honor

Good-Luck Horse illustrated by Plato Chan, written by Chih-Yi Chan-honor



*The Little House written and illustrated by Virginia Lee Burton-winner(JF Award B-Louisville) (JF B-Lexington)

Dash and Dart written and illustrated by Mary and Conrad Buff-honor

Marshmallow written and illustrated by Clare Turlay Newberry-honor



*Make Way for Ducklings written and illustrated by Robert McCloskey-winner(JF Award M-Louisville) (JF M-Lexington)

An American ABC written and illustrated by Maud and Miska Petersham-honor

In My Mother’s House illustrated by Velino Herrera, written by Ann Nolan Clark-honor

Paddle-to-the-Sea by Holling Holling-honor

Nothing at All written and illustrated by Wanda Gag-honor



*They Were Strong and Good written and illustrated by Robert Lawson-winner (JF Award L-Louisville)

*April’s Kittens written and illustrated by Clare Turlay Newberry-honor (JF Picture N-Louisville)



*Abraham Lincoln written and illustrated by Ingri and Edgar Parin d’Aulaire-winner (JF Award D-Louisville)

Cock-A-Doodle Doo written and illustrated by Berta and Elmer Hader-honor

*Madeline written and illustrated by Ludwig Bemelmans-honor (JF Chapter B-Louisville) (JF B-Lexington)

The Ageless Story written and illustrated by Lauren Ford-honor





Mei Li written and illustrated by Thomas Handforth-winner

Andy and the Lion written and illustrated by James Daugherty-honor

Barkis written and illustrated by Clare Turlay Newberry-honor

The Forest Pool written and illustrated by Laura Adams Armer-honor

Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs written and illustrated by Wanda Gag-honor

Wee Gillis illustrated by Robert Lawson, written by Munro Leaf-honor



*Animals of the Bible, A Picture Book illustrated by Dorothy Lathrop-winner (JF Award L-Louisville)

Four and Twenty Blackbirds illustrated by Robert Lawson, compiled by Helen Dean Fish-honor

Seven Simeons: A Russian Tale retold and  illustrated by Boris Artzybasheff-honor



Newbery Medal and Honors


The Girl Who Drank the Moon by Kelly Barnhill-winner
Freedom Over Me: Eleven Slaves, Their Lives and Dreams Brought to Life by Ashley Bryan-honor
The Inquisitor’s Tale: Or, The Three Magical Children and Their Holy Dog by Adam Gidwitz and illustrated by Hatem Aly-honor
Wolf Hollow by Lauren Wolk-honor

*Last Stop on Market Street by Matt de la Pena and illustrated by Christian Robinson-winner (JF D-Lexington)
The War that Saved My Life by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley-honor
Roller Girl written and illustrated by Victoria Jamieson-honor
Echo written by Pam Munoz Ryan-honor

The Crossover by Kwame Alexander-winner
*El Deafo written and illustrated by CeCe Bell-honor (JF Growing B-Louisville)
*Brown Girl Dreaming by Jacqueline Woodson-honor (811.54 W898b-Lexington)
*Flora & Ulysses by Kate DiCamillo-winner (JF Award D-Louisville)
Paperboy by Vince Vawter-honor
Doll Bones by Holly Black-honor
The Year of Billy Miller by Kevin Henkes-honor
One Came Home by Amy Timberlake-honor

*The One and Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate-winner(JF Award A-Louisville)
*Bomb: The Race to Build--and Steal--the World's Most Dangerous Weapon by Steve Sheinkin-honor(623.4 S543b-Louisville)
*Splendors and Glooms by Laura Amy Schlitz-honor(JF Award S-Louisville)
*Three Times Lucky by Sheila Turnage-honor(JF Award T-Louisville)
Dead End in Norvelt by Jack Gantos-winner
Breaking Stalin's Nose by Eugene Yelchin-honor
Inside Out and Back Again by Thanhha Lai-honor
*Moon Over Manifest by Clare Vanderpool-winner (JF Award V-Louisville)
Dark Emperor and Other Poems of the Night by Joyce Sidman-honor
*Heart of a Samurai by Margi Preus-honor (JF P-Lexington)
One Crazy Summer by Rita Williams-Garcia-honor
Turtle in Paradise by Jennifer Holm-honor
*When You Reach Me by Rebecca Stead-winner(J Award S-Louisville) (JF S-Lexington)
Claudette Colvin: Twice Toward Justice by Phillip Hoose-honor
The Evolution of Calpurnia Tate by Jacqueline Kelly-honor
The Mostly True Adventures of Homer P. Figg by Rodman Philbrick-honor
Where the Mountain Meets the Moon by Grace Lin-honor


The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman-winner
After Tupac and D Foster by Jacqueline Woodson-honor
Savvy by Ingrid Law-honor
The Surrender Tree: Poems of Cuba's Struggle for Freedom by Margarita Engle-honor
The Underneath by Kathi Appelt-honor 
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village by Laura Amy Schlitz-winner
Elijah of Buxton by Christopher Paul Curtis-honor
Feathers by Jacqueline Woodson-honor
The Wednesday Wars by Gary Schmidt-honor
The Higher Power of Lucky by Susan Patron-winner
Hattie Big Sky by Kirby Larson-honor
Penny from Heaven by Jennifer Holm-honor
Rules by Cynthia Lord-honor



*Criss Cross by Lynne Rae Perkins-winner (JF Award P-Louisville)

Hitler Youth: Growing Up in Hitler’s Shadow by Susan Campbell Bartoletti-honor

Princess Academy by Shannon Hale-honor

Show Way by Jacqueline Woodson-honor

Whittington by Alan Armstrong-honor



*Kira-Kira by Cynthia Kadohata-winner (JF K-Lexington)

*Al Capone Does My Shirts by Gennifer Choldenko-honor (JF C-Lexington)

*Lizzie Bright and the Buckminster Boy by Gary Schmidt-honor (JF S-Lexington)

*The Voice that Challenged a Nation by Russell Freedman-honor(JF Nature F-Louisville) (JF F-Lexington)



*The Tale of Desperaux: Being the Story of a Mouse, a Princess, Some Soup, and a Spool of  

    Thread by Kate DiCamillo-winner(JF Award D-Louisville) (JF D-Lexington)

*An American Plague: The True and Terrifying Story of the Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1793 by

    Jim Murphy-honor (JF M-Lexington)

*Olive’s Ocean by Kevin Henkes-honor (JF H-Lexington)



*Crispin: The Cross of Lead by Avi-winner (JF Award A-Louisville)

A Corner of the Universe by Ann Martin-honor

Hoot by Carl Hiaasen-honor

The House of the Scorpion by Nancy Farmer-honor

Pictures of Hollis Woods by Patricia Reilly Giff-honor

Surviving the Applewhites by Stephanie Tolan-honor



*A Single Shard by Linda Sue Park-winner (JF Award P-Louisville)

Carver: A Life in Poems by Marilyn Nelson-honor

*Everything on a Waffle by Polly Horvath-honor (JF Chapter H-Louisville)



*A Year Down Yonder by Richard Peck-winner(JF Award P-Louisville)

*Because of Winn-Dixie by Kate DiCamillo-honor(JF Chapter D-Louisville)

Hope Was Here by Joan Bauer-honor

Joey Pigza Loses Control by Jack Gantos-honor

The Wanderer by Sharon Creech-honor



*Bud, Not Buddy by Christopher Paul Curtis-winner(JF Award C-Louisville) (JF C-Lexington)

26 Fairmount Avenue by Tomie dePaola-honor

Getting Near to Baby by Audrey Couloumbis-honor

Our Only May Amelia by Jennifer Holm-honor





*Holes by Louis Sachar-winner (JF Award S-Louisville)

*A Long Way from Chicago by Richard Peck-honor (JF Chapter P-Louisville)



Out of the Dust by Karen Hesse-winner

*Ella Enchanted by Gail Carson Levine-honor (JF Folk L-Louisville)

Lily’s Crossing by Patricia Reilly Giff-honor

Wringer by Jerry Spinelli-honor



*The View from Saturday by E.L. Konigsburg-winner (JF Award K-Louisville)

Belle Prater’s Boy by Ruth White-honor

A Girl Named Disaster by Nancy Farmer-honor

*Moorchild by Eloise McGraw-honor (JF M-Lexington)

*The Thief by Megan Whalen Turner-honor (JF T-Lexington)



*The Midwife’s Apprentice by Karen Cushman-winner (JF Award C-Louisville)

The Great Fire by Jim Murphy-honor

*The Watsons Go to Birmingham—1963 by Christopher Paul Curtis-honor(JF Award C-Louisville) (JF C-Lexington)

What Jamie Saw by Carolyn Coman-honor

Yolanda’s Genius by Carol Fenner-honor


Walk Two Moons by Sharon Creech-winner

Catherine, Called Birdy by Karen Cushman-honor

The Ear, the Eye, and the Arm by Nancy Farmer-honor


*The Giver by Lois Lowry-winner(JF Award L-Louisville) (JF L-Lexington)

Crazy Lady by Jane Leslie Conly-honor

Dragon’s Gate by Laurence Yep-honor

Eleanor Roosevelt: A Life of Discovery-honor
*Missing May by Cynthia Rylant-winner (JF Award R-Louisville)

The Dark-Thirty: Southern Tales of the Supernatural by Patricia McKissack-honor

Somewhere in the Darkness by Walter Dean Myers-honor

What Hearts by Bruce Brooks-honor



*Shiloh by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor-winner(JF Award N-Louisville) (JF N-Lexington)

Nothing but the Truth by Avi-honor

The Wright Brothers: How They Invented the Airplane by Russell Freedman-honor

Maniac Magee by Jerry Spinelli-winner
*The True Confessions of Charlotte Doyle by Avi-honor (JF A-Louisville)
*Number the Stars by Lois Lowry-winner(JF Award L-Louisville) (JF L-Lexington)

Afternoon of the Elves by Janet Taylor Lisle-honor

Shabanu, Daughter of the Wind by Suzanne Fisher Staples-honor

*The Winter Room by Gary Paulsen-honor (JF ChapterP-Louisville)




Joyful Noise: Poems for Two Voices by Paul Fleischman-winner

In the Beginning: Creation Stories from Around the World by Virginia Hamilton-honor

Scorpions by Walter Dean Myers-honor
*Lincoln: A Photobiography by Russell Freedman-winner (JF F-Lexington)

After the Rain by Norma Fox Mazer-honor

*Hatchet by Gary Paulsen-honor (JF Chapter P-Louisville)
The Whipping Boy by Sid Fleischman-winner

A Fine White Dust by Cynthia Rylant-honor

On My Honor by Marion Dane Bauer-honor

*Volcano: The Eruption and Healing of Mount St. Helens by Patricia Lauber-honor (JF Nature L-Louisville)
*Sarah, Plain and Tall by Patricia MacLachlan-winner (JF Award M-Louisville)

Commodore Perry in the Land of the Shogun by Rhoda Blumberg-honor

Dogsong by Gary Paulsen-honor


*The Hero and the Crown by Robin McKinley-winner (JF M-Lexington)

Like Jake and Me by Mavis Jukes-honor

The Moves Make the Man by Bruce Brooks-honor

One-Eyed Cat by Paula Fox-honor
*Dear Mr. Henshaw by Beverly Cleary-winner (JF Chapter C-Louisville)

The Sign of the Beaver by Elizabeth George Speare-honor

A Solitary Blue by Cynthia Voigt-honor

Sugaring Time by Kathryn Lasky-honor

The Wish Giver: Three Tales of Coven Tree by Bill Brittain-honor
*Dicey’s Song by Cynthia Voigt-winner (JF V-Louisville)

The Blue Sword by Robin McKinley-honor

*Doctor DeSoto by William Steig-honor (JF S-Lexington)

Graven Images by Paul Fleischman-honor

Homesick: My Own Story by Jean Fritz-honor

Sweet Whispers, Brother Rush by Virginia Hamilton-honor
Visit to William Blake’s Inn: Poems for Innocent and Experienced Travelers by Nancy Willard-winner

Ramona Quimby, Age 8 by Beverly Cleary-honor

Upon the Head of the Goat: A Childhood in Hungary 1939-1944 by Aranka Seigal-winner
Jacob Have I Loved by Katherine Paterson-winner

The Fledgling by Jane Langton-honor

A Ring of Endless Light by Madeline L’Engle-honor


*A Gathering of Days: A New England Girl’s Journal, 1830-1832 by Joan W. Blos-winner (JF Award B-Louisville)
The Road from Home: The Story of an Armenian Girl by David Kherdian-honor


The Westing Game by Ellen Raskin-winner
The Great Gilly Hopkins by Katherine Paterson-honor 


*Bridge to Terabithia by Katherine Paterson-winner (JF P-Louisville) (JF P-Lexington)

Anpao: An American Indian Odyssey by Jamake Highwater-honor

*Ramona and Her Father by Beverly Cleary-honor (JF Chapter C-Louisville)



*Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry by Mildred Taylor-winner (JF Award T-Louisville) (JF T-Lexington)

Abel’s Island by William Steig-honor

A String in the Harp by Nancy Bond-honor



The Grey King by Susan Cooper-winner

Dragonwings by Laurence Yep-honor

*The Hundred Penny Box by Sharon Bell Mathis-honor (JF Chapter M-Louisville)



M.C. Higgins the Great by Virginia Hamilton-winner

Figgs and Phantoms by Ellen Raskin-honor

My Brother Sam Is Dead by James Lincoln Collier and Christopher Collier-honor

The Perilous Guard by Elizabeth Marie Pope-honor

Philip Hall Likes Me, I Reckon Maybe by Bette Greene-honor



The Slave Dancer by Paula Fox-winner

The Dark Is Rising by Susan Cooper-honor



Julie of the Wolves by Jean Craighead George-winner

Frog and Toad Together by Arnold Lobel-honor

The Upstairs Room by Johanna Reiss-honor

The Witches of Worm by Zilpha Keatley Snyder-honor



Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH by Robert O’Brien-winner

*Annie and the Old One by Miska Miles-honor (JF Cel/Mul M-Louisville)

The Headless Cupid by Zilpha Keatley Snyder-honor

Incident at Hawk’s Hill by Allan W. Eckert-honor

The Planet of Junior Brown by Virginia Hamilton-honor

*The Tombs of Atuan by Ursula LeGuin-honor(JF L-Lexington)



*Summer of the Swans by Betsy Byars-winner (JF Award B-Louisville)

Enchantress from the Stars by Sylvia Louise Engdahl-honor

KneeKnock Rise by Natalie Babbitt-honor

Sing Down the Moon by Scott O’Dell-honor



*Sounder by William H. Armstrong-winner (JF Award A-Louisville)

Journey Outside by Mary Q. Steele-honor

The Many Ways of Seeing: An Introduction to the Pleasures of Art by Janet Gaylord Moore-honor

Our Eddie by Sulamith Ish-Kishor-honor





*The High King by Lloyd Alexander-winner (JF Award A-Louisville)

*To Be a Slave by Julius Lester-honor (JF Nature L-Louisville)

When Shlemiel Went to Warsaw and Other Stories by Isaac Bashevis Singer-honor



*From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler by E.L. Konigsburg-winner (JF Award K-Louisville)

The Black Pearl by Scott O’Dell-honor

The Egypt Game by Zilpha Keatley Snyder-honor

The Fearsome Inn by Isaac Bashevis Singer-honor

Jennifer, Hecate, Macbeth, William McKinley, and Me, Elizabeth by E.L. Konigsburg-honor



*Up a Road Slowly by Irene Hunt-winner (JF Award H-Louisville)

The Jazz Man by Mary Hays Weik-honor

The King’s Fifth by Scott O’Dell-honor

Zlateh the Goat and Other Stories by Isaac Bashevis Singer-honor



*I, Juan de Pareja by Elizabeth Borton de Trevino-winner (JF Award T-Louisville)

The Animal Family by Randall Jarrell-honor

The Black Cauldron by Lloyd Alexander-honor

The Noonday Friends by Mary Stolz-honor



*Shadow of a Bull by Maia Wojciechowska-winner (JF Award W-Louisville)

Across Five Aprils by Irene Hunt-honor



*It’s Like this, Cat by Emily Neville-winner (JF Award N-Louisville)

*The Loner by Ester Wier-honor (JF Chapter W-Louisville)

*Rascal: A Memoir of a Better Era by Sterling North-honor (JF Chapter N-Louisville)



*A Wrinkle in Time by Madeline L’Engle-winner (JF Award L-Louisville) (JF L-Lexington)

Men of Athens by Olivia Coolidge-honor

Thistle and Thyme: Tales and Legends from Scotland by Sorche Nic Leodhas (aka Leclaire Alger)-honor



The Bronze Bow by Elizabeth George Speare-winner

Belling the Tiger by Mary Stolz-honor

Frontier Living by Edwin Tunis-honor

The Golden Goblet by Eloise Jarvis McGraw-honor



*Island of the Blue Dolphins by Scott O’Dell-winner (JF Award O-Louisville)

America Moves Forward: A History for Peter by Gerald W. Johnson-honor

*The Cricket in Times Square by George Selden (aka George Thompson)-honor (JF Chapter S-Louisville)

Old Ramon by Jack Schaefer-honor



*Onion John by Joseph Krumgold-winner (JF Award K-Louisville)

America Is Born: A History for Peter by Gerald W. Johnson-honor

The Gammage Cup by Carol Kendall-honor

*My Side of the Mountain by Jean Craighead George-honor (JF Chapter G-Louisville)





*The Witch of Blackbird Pond by Elizabeth George Speare-winner (JF Award S-Louisville)

Along Came a Dog by Meindert Dejong-honor

Chucaro: Wild Pony of the Pampa by Francis Kalnay-honor

The Family Under the Bridge by Natalie Savage Carson-honor

The Perilous Road by William O. Steele-honor



Rifles for Watie by Harold Keith-winner

Gone Away Lake by Elizabeth Enright-honor

*The Great Wheel by Robert Lawson-honor (JF Chapter L-Louisville)

The Horsecatcher by Mari Sandoz-honor

Tom Paine, Freedom’s Apostle by Leo Gurko-honor



*Miracles on Maple Hill by Virginia Sorensen-winner (JF Award S-Louisville)

Black Fox of Lorne by Margeurite de Angeli-honor

The Corn Grows Ripe by Dorothy Rhoads-honor

The House of Sixty Fathers by Meindert DeJong-honor

Mr. Justice Holmes by Clara Ingram Judson-honor

*Old Yeller by Fred Gipson-honor (JF Chapter G-Louisville)



Carry On, Mr. Bowditch by Jean Lee Latham-winner

The Golden Name Day by Jennie Lindquist-honor

Men, Microscopes, and Living Things by Katherine Shippen-honor

The Secret River by Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings-honor



*The Wheel on the School by Meindert DeJong-winner (JF Award D-Louisville)

Banner in the Sky by James Ullman-honor

Courage of Sarah Noble by Alice Dalgliesh-honor



*. . . And Now Miguel by Joseph Krumgold-winner (JF Award K-Louisville)

All Alone by Claire Huchet Bishop-honor

Hurry Home, Candy by Meindert DeJong-honor

Magic Maize by Mary and Conrad Buff-honor

Shadrach by Meindert DeJong-honor

Theodore Roosevelt, Fighting Patriot by Clara Ingram Judson-honor



Secret of the Andes by Ann Nolan Clark-winner

The Bears on Hemlock Mountain by Alice Dalgliesh-honor

Birthdays of Freedom, v. 1 by Genevieve Foster-honor

*Charlotte’s Web by E.B. White-honor (JF W-Lexington)

*Moccasin Trail by Eloise Jarvis McGraw-honor (JF Chapter M-Louisville)

Red Sails to Capri by Ann Weil-honor



Ginger Pye by Eleanor Estes-winner

Americans Before Columbus by Elizabeth Baity-honor

*The Apple and the Arrow by Mary and Conrad Buff-honor (JF Folk B-Louisville)

The Defender by Nicholas Kalashnikoff-honor

The Light at Tern Rock by Julia Sauer-honor

Minn of the Mississippi by Holling C. Holling-honor



Amos Fortune, Free Man by Elizabeth Yates-winner

Abraham Lincoln, Friend of the People by Clara Ingram Judson-honor

Better Known as Johnny Appleseed by Mabel Leigh Hunt-honor

Gandhi, Fighter without a Sword by Jeanette Eaton-honor

The Story of Appleby Capple by Anne Parrish-honor



*The Door in the Wall by Marguerite de Angeli-winner (JF Award D-Louisville)

The Blue Cat of Castle Town by Catherine Coblentz-honor

George Washington by Genevieve Foster-honor

Kildee House by Rutherford Montgomery-honor

Song of the Pines: A Story of Norwegian Lumbering in Wisconsin by Walter and Marion Havighurst-honor

Tree of Freedom by Rebecca Caudill-honor




King of the Wind by Marguerite Henry-winner

Daughter of the Mountains by Louise Rankin-honor

My Father’s Dragon by Ruth Gannett-honor

Seabird by Holling Holling-honor

Story of the Negro by Arna Bontemps-honor



*The Twenty-One Balloons by William Pene du Bois-winner (JF Award D-Louisville)

The Cow-Tail Switch, and Other West African Stories by Harold Courlander-honor

Li Lun, Lad of Courage by Carolyn Treffinger-honor

Misty of Chincoteague by Marguerite Henry-honor

Pancakes-Paris by Clare Huchet Bishop-honor

The Quaint and Curious Quest of Johnny Longfoot by Catherine Besterman-honor



*Miss Hickory by Carolyn Sherwin Bailey-winner (JF Award B-Louisville)

The Avion My Uncle Flew by Cyrus Fisher (aka Darwin Teilet)-honor

Big Tree by Mary & Conrad Buff-honor

The Heavenly Tenants by William Maxwell-honor

The Hidden Treasures of Glaston by Eleanor Jewett-honor

Wonderful Year by Nancy Barnes-honor



Strawberry Girl by Lois Lenski-winner

Bhimsa, The Dancing Bear by Christine Weston-honor

Justin Morgan Had a Horse by Marguerite Henry-honor

The Moved-Outers by Florence Crannell Means-honor

New Found World by Katherine Shippen-honor



*Rabbit Hill by Robert Lawson-winner (JF Award L-Louisville)

Abraham Lincoln’s World by Genevieve Foster-honor

*The Hundred Dresses by Eleanor Estes-honor (JF Chapter E-Louisville)

Lone Journey: The Life of Roger Williams by Jeanetter Eaton-honor

The Silver Pencil by Alice Dalgliesh-honor



*Johnny Tremain by Esther Forbes-winner (JF Award F-Louisville)

Fog Magic by Julia Sauer-honor

Mountain Born by Elizabeth Yates-honor

Rufus M by Eleanor Estes-honor

These Happy Golden Years by Laura Ingalls Wilder-honor



Adam of the World by Elizabeth Janet Gray-winner

Have You Seen Tom Thumb? by Mabel Leigh Hunt-honor

The Middle Moffat by Eleanor Estes-honor



The Matchlock Gun by Walter Edmonds-winner

Down Ryton Water Eva Roe Gaggin-honor

George Washington’s World by Genevieve Foster-honor

Indian Captive: The Story of Mary Jemison by Lois Lenski-honor

Little Town on the Prairie by Laura Ingalls Wilder-honor



*Call It Courage by Armstrong Sperry-winner (JF Award S-Louisville)

*Blue Willow by Doris Gates-honor (JF Chapter G-Louisville)

The Long Winter by Laura Ingalls Wilder-honor

Nansen by Anna Gertrude Hall-honor

Young Mac of Fort Vancouver by Mary Jane Carr-honor



Daniel Boone by James Daugherty-winner

Boy with a Pack by Stephen Meader-honor

By the Shores of Silver Lake by Laura Ingalls Wilder-honor

Runner of the Mountain Tops: The Life of Louis Agassiz by Mabel Robinson-honor

The Singing Tree by Kate Seredy





Thimble Summer by Elizabeth Enright-winner

Hello the Boat! By Phyllis Crawford-honor

Leader by Destiny: George Washington, Man and Patriot by Jeanette Eaton-honor

*Mr. Popper’s Penguins by Richard and Florence Atwater­-honor (JF Chapter A-Louisville)

Nino by Valenti Angelo-honor

Penn by Elizabeth Janet Gray-honor



The White Stag by Kate Seredy-winner

Bright Island by Mabel Robinson-honor

On the Banks of Plum Creek by Laura Ingalls Wilder-honor

Pecos Bill by James Cloyd Bowman-honor



Roller Skates by Ruth Sawyer-winner

Audubon by Constance Rourke-honor

The Codfish Musket by Agnes Hewes-honor

The Golden Basket by Ludwig Bemelmans-honor

Phebe Fairchild: Her Book by Lois Lenski-honor

Whistler’s Van by Idwal Jones-honor

Winterbound by Margery Bianco-honor



Caddie Woodlawn by Carol Ryrie Brink-winner

All Sail Set: A Romance of the Flying Cloud by Armstrong Sperry-honor

The Good Master by Kate Seredy-honor

Honk, the Moose by Phil Strong-honor

Young Walter Scott by Elizabeth Janet Gray-honor



Dobry by Monica Shannon-winner

Davy Crockett by Constance Rourke-honor

Day on Skates: The Story of a Dutch Picnic by Hilda von Stockum-honor

Pageant of Chinese History by Elizabeth Seeger-honor



Invincible Louisa: The Story of the Author of Little Women by Cornelia Meigs-winner

ABC Bunny by Wanda Gag-honor

Apprentice of Florence by Ann Kyle-honor

Big Tree of Bunlahy: Stories of My Own Countryside by Padraic Colum-honor

The Forgotten Daughter by Caroline Snedeker-honor

Glory of the Seas by Agnes Hewes-honor

New Land by Sarah Schmidt-honor

Swords of Steel by Elsie Singmaster-honor

Winged Girl of Knossos by Erick Berry (aka Allena Best)-honor



Young Fu of the Upper Yangtze by Della McGregor-winner

Children of the Soil: A Story of Scandinavia by Nora Burglon-honor

The Railroad to Freedom: A Story of the Civil War by Hildegarde Swift-honor

Swift Rivers by Cornelia Meigs-honor



Waterless Mountain by Laura Adams Armer-winner

Boy of the South Seas by Eunice Tietjens-honor

Calico Bush by Rachel Field-honor

The Fairy Circus by Dorothy Lathrop-honor

Jane’s Island by Marjorie Allee-honor

Out of the Flame by Eloise Lownsbery-honor

Truce of the Wolf and Other Tales of Old Italy by Mary Gould Davis-honor



*The Cat Who Went to Heaven by Elizabeth Coatsworth-winner (JF Award C-Louisville)

The Dark Star of Itza: The Story of a Pagan Princess by Alida Malkus-honor

Floating Island by Anne Parrish-honor

Garram the Hunter: A Boy of the Hill Tribes by Herbert Best-honor

Meggy MacIntosh by Elizabeth Janet Gray-honor

Mountains Are Free by Julie Davis Adams-honor

Ood-Le-Uk the Wanderer by Alice Lide and Margaret Johansen-honor

Queer Person by Ralph Hubbard-honor

Spice and the Devil’s Cave by Agnes Hewes-honor



Hitty, Her First Hundred Years by Rachel Field-winner

A Daughter of the Seine: The Life of Madame Roland by Jeanette Eaton-honor

Jumping-Off Place by Marion Hurd McNeely-honor

Little Blacknose by Hildegard Swift-honor

Pran of Albania by Elizabeth Miller-honor

The Tangle-Coated Horse and Other Tales by Ella Young-honor

Vaino by Julia Davis Adams-honor





Trumpeter of Krakow by Eric Kelly-winner

The Boy Who Was by Grace Hallock-honor

Clearing Weather by Cornelia Meigs-honor

*Millions of Cats by Wanda Gag-honor (JF Picture G-Louisville) and (JF G-Lexington)

Pigtail of Ah Lee Ben Loo by John Bennett-honor

Runaway Papoose by Grace Moon-honor

Tod of the Fens by Elinor Whitney-honor



Gay Neck, the Story of a Pigeon by Dhan Gopal Mukerji-winner

Downright Dencey by Caroline Snedeker-honor

The Wonder Smith and His Son by Ella Young-honor



Smoky, the Cowhorse by Will James-winner



Shen of the Sea by Arthur Bowie Chrisman-winner

The Voyagers: Being Legends and Romances of Atlantic Discovery by Padraic Colum-honor


Tales from Silver Lands by Charles Joseph Finger-winner

The Dream Coach by Anne Parrish-honor

Nicholas: A Manhattan Christmas Story by Annie Carol Moore-honor
The Dark Frigate by Charles Boardman Hawes-winner
The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle by Hugh Lofting-winner
Story of Mankind by Hendrik Willem van Loon-winner

Cedric the Forester by Bernard Marshall-honor

The Golden Fleece and the Heroes Who Lived Before Achilles by Padraic Colum-honor

The Great Quest by Charles Hawes-honor

The Old Tobacco Shop: A True Account of What Befell a Little Boy in Search of Adventure by William Bowen-honor

The Windy Hill by Cornelia Meigs-honor