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And the Winners of Our 2017 Mock Caldecott Are . . .

Over 500 K-4th grade students read, discussed, and debated a group of the best picture books of 2016. This week they voted. And the winners of our 2017 Mock Caldecott are . . .

MOCK CALDECOTT MEDAL:

night-gardener

The Night Gardener by Terry and Eric Fan

MOCK CALDECOTT HONOR:

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Maybe Something Beautiful by F. Isabel Campoy & Theresa Howell, illustrated by Rafael López

MOCK CALDECOTT HONOR:

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They All Saw a Cat by Brendan Wenzel

MOCK CALDECOTT HONOR:

We Found a Hat

We Found a Hat by Jon Klassen

Now to see what the official Caldecott committee selects tomorrow morning. Click here to bookmark the live webcast, beginning at 8:00 AM ET.

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About Travis Jonker

Travis Jonker is an elementary school librarian in Michigan. He writes reviews (and the occasional article or two) for School Library Journal and is a member of the 2014 Caldecott committee. You can email Travis at scopenotes@gmail.com, or follow him on Twitter: @100scopenotes.

Comments

  1. Dana Frank says:

    Great choices! Night Gardener is doing well at my school, but we are a bit behind from snow days. Can you recommend a way to record the webcast? We will be watching it first hour tomorrow, but I want to show it to my other library classes as well.

    • Dana,
      The webcast is usually available afterward…I certainly hope they are planning that for this year as well as I have to work during the actual award program…Looking forward to it!

      Julia