Caldecott Medal Awards 1960s
The Caldecott Medal is awarded annually by the Association for Library Service to Children for the best American picture book for children.
The Fool of the World and the Flying Ship
Illustrated by Uri Shulevitz
The czar proclaims that he will marry his daughter to the man who brings him a flying ship.
Illustrated by Ed Emberley
Cumulative folk song in which seven soldiers build a magnificent cannon.
Sam, Bangs & Moonshine
A little girl learns to tell the difference between make believe and real life.
Always Room for One More
Illustrated by Nonny Hogrogian
A generous family always has room for another person.
May I Bring a Friend?
Illustrated by Beni Montresor
A well mannered little boy has permission to bring his animal friends to visit the king and queen.
Where the Wild Things Are
Max sails to the land of the wild things, where he becomes king.
The Snowy Day
The adventures of a little boy in the city on a very snowy day.
Once a Mouse
As it magically changes from mouse, to cat, to dog, to tiger, a hermit's pet becomes increasingly vain.
Baboushka and the Three Kings
Illustrated by Nicolas Sidjakov
An old woman who was too busy to travel with the wise men to find the Child now searches endlessly for Him each Christmas season.
Nine Days to Christmas
Ceci anxiously awaits her first posada.