2011 Caldecott Medal and Honor Books

Updated February 21, 2017 | Factmonster Staff

The Caldecott Medal is awarded annually by the American Library Association for the most distinguished American picture book for children.

2011 Caldecott Medal for Best Picture Book: A Sick Day for Amos McGee, illustrated by Erin E. Stead, written by Philip C. Stead (Roaring Brook Press)
2011 Caldecott Honor Books: Dave the Potter: Artist, Poet, Slave, illustrated by Bryan Collier, written by Laban Carrick Hill (Little, Brown and Company)
Interrupting Chicken, written and illustrated by David Ezra Stein (Candlewick Press)