2012 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.

2012 Caldecott Medal for Best Picture Book: A Ball for Daisy, written and illustrated by Chris Raschka (Schwartz & Wade Books)
2012 Caldecott Honor Books: Blackout, written and illustrated by John Rocco (Disney - Hyperion Books)
Grandpa Green, written and illustrated by Lane Smith (Roaring Brook Press)
Me ... Jane, written and illustrated by Patrick McDonnell (Little, Brown and Company)