2000 Caldecott Medal and Honor Books

The Caldecott Medal is awarded annually by the American Library Association for the most distinguished American picture book for children.
Caldecott Medal for Best Picture Book: Joseph Had a Little Overcoat, written and illustrated by Simms Taback, (Viking)
Caldecott Honor Books: Sector 7, written and illustrated by David Weisner (Clarion Books);
The Ugly Duckling, adapted and illustrated by Jerry Pinkney (Morrow);
When Sophie Gets Angry—Really, Really Angry, illustrated and written by Molly Bang (Scholastic);
A Child's Calendar, illustrated by Trina Schart Hyman, written by John Updike (Holiday House)