Jerry Pinkney Wins Caldecott


The Randolph Caldecott Medal is awarded annually to the illustrator of the most distinguished American picture book for children.  The Lion & the Mouse illustrated and written by Jerry Pinkney is the 2010 Caldecott Medal winner.




Two Caldecott Honor Books were also named:  All the World illustrated by Marla Frazee, written by Liz Garton Scanlon and Red Sings from Treetops:  A Year in Colors illustrated by Pamela Zagarenski, written by Joyce Sidman.



List of the Winners of all Children's Book Awards announced by the American Library Association on January 18, 2010.