1998 Caldecott Medal and Honor Books

Updated September 9, 2022 | Infoplease Staff
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: Rapunzel, illustrated and retold by Paul Zelinsky (Dutton)
Caldecott Honor Books: Harlem, illustrated by Christopher Myers, written by Walter Dean Myers (Scholastic Press);
The Gardener, illustrated by David Small, written by Sarah Stewart (Farrar, Straus & Giroux);
There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly, illustrated and retold by Simms Taback (Viking)

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