2008 Caldecott Medal and Honor Books
Updated February 11, 2017 | 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:||The Invention of Hugo Cabret, illustrated by Brian Selznick (Scholastic)|
|Caldecott Honor Books:||Henry's Freedom Box: A True Story from the Underground Railroad, illustrated by Kadir Nelson, written by Ellen Levine (Scholastic)|
|First the Egg, illustrated and written by Laura Vaccaro Seeger (Roaring Brook/Neal Porter)|
|The Wall: Growing Up Behind the Iron Curtain, illustrated and written by Peter Ss (Farrar/Frances Foster)|
|Knuffle Bunny Too: A Case of Mistaken Identity, illustrated and written by Mo Willems (Hyperion)|
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