2015 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.

2015 Caldecott Medal for Best Picture Book: The Adventures of Beekle: The Unimaginary Friend, written and illustrated by Dan Santat
2015 Caldecott Honor Books: Nana in the City, written and illustrated by Lauren Castillo
The Noisy Paint Box: The Colors and Sounds of Kandinsky's Abstract Art, written by Barb Rosenstock, illustrated by Mary GrandPré
Sam & Dave Dig A Hole, written by Mac Barnett, illustrated by Jon Klassen
Viva Frida, written and illustrated by Yuyi Morales
The Right Word: Roget and His Thesaurus, written by Jen Bryant, illustrated by Melissa Sweet
This One Summer, written by Mariko Tamaki, illustrated by Jillian Tamaki