This year is the 75th anniversary celebration of the Caldecott Medal. Click here to visit the Website for the Association for Library Services to Children (a division of the American Library Association).
- To read a brief history of this prestigious award, click here .
- For a complete list of books that received Caldecott Medals and special honors, click here.
- To read a brief history of the Caldecott Medal, click here.
The medal was named for Randolph Caldecott (1846 - 1886). Who was Randolph Caldecott?
Click here to read all about this inspiring artist and illustrator at the Randloph Caldecott Society's Website.
Linda Eve Diamond is an author whose books include "The Beauty of Listening" (a listening-themed poetry collection) and "E-Z Spelling" (Barron's Educational Series, 2011). She also blogs about the art and skill of listening at ListenersUnite.com. Find Linda's poetry and books at LindaEveDiamond.com and her photographs at LeDiamondGallery.com.