1999 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: Snowflake Bentley, illustrated by Mary Azarian, written by Jacqueline Briggs Martin (Houghton Mifflin)
Caldecott Honor Books: Duke Ellington: The Piano Prince and His Orchestra, illustrated by Brian Pinkney, written by Andrea Davis Pinkney (Hyperion Books for Children);
No, David!, illustrated and written by David Shannon (Blue Sky Press/Scholastic);
Snow, illustrated and written by Uri Shulevitz (Farrar Straus & Giroux);
Tibet through the Red Box, illustrated and written by Peter Sís (Frances Foster Books/Farrar Straus & Giroux)

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