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1960s Caldecott Winners
1968 - Drummer Hoff by
Call Number: E E53d
Publication Date: 1967
A cumulative folk song in which seven soldiers build a magnificent cannon, but Drummer Hoff fires it off.
1967 - Sam, Bangs and Moonshine by
Call Number: E N463s
Publication Date: 1988
Relates the experiences of a little girl as she learns to tell the difference between make-believe and real life.
1966 - Always Room for One More by
Call Number: E L577a
Publication Date: 1965
In this Scottish folk song, a generous family always has room for another person and invites in everyone who passes by.
1965 - May I Bring a Friend? by
Call Number: E D431m
Publication Date: 1989
A well-mannered little boy, frequently invited to visit the king and queen, always asks to bring a friend--and the friends are always wild animals--and always well-behaved.
1964 - Where the Wild Things Are by
Call Number: E S474w
Publication Date: 2012
A naughty little boy, sent to bed without his supper, sails to the land of the wild things where he becomes their king.
1963 - The Snowy Day by
Call Number: E K25s
Publication Date: 1962
The adventures of a little boy in the city on a very snowy day.
1962 - Once a Mouse... by
Call Number: E B879.2o
Publication Date: 1972
As it changes from mouse, to cat, to dog, to tiger, a hermit's pet also becomes increasingly vain.
1961 - Baboushka and the Three Kings by
Call Number: E R635b
Publication Date: 1960
An old woman who was too busy to travel with the Wise Men to find the Child now searches endlessly for Him each Christmas season.
1960 - Nine Days to Christmas by
Call Number: E E85n
Publication Date: 1959
Ceci anxiously awaits her first posada, the special Mexican Christmas party, and the opportunity to select a piñata for it.