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Oak Lawn School Library: Caldecott

What is it?

What is the Caldecott Award?

The Caldecott Award is given every year to the book with the best pictures.


Who gives the Caldecott Award?

The Association for Library Service to Children, a division of the American Library Association


Who is the Caldecott Award named for?

Randolph Caldecott, a nineteenth-century English illustrator 




For more information, visit the Caldecott website



Check out all of the winners of the Caldecott Medal!

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