My favorite Caldecott Honor books are:
- 2006: Zen Shorts by Jon J. Muth
- 2005: Knuffle Bunny: A Cautionary Tale by Mo Willems
- 2005: The Red Book by Barbara Lehman
- 2004: Don't Let the
Pigeon Drivethe Bus by Mo Willems
- 2001: Click, Clack, Moo: Cows that Type illustrated by Betsy Lewin, written by Doreen Cronin
- 2000: Sector 7 by David Wiesner
- 1993: The Stinky Cheese Man and Other Fairly Stupid Tales, illustrated by Lane Smith; text: Jon Scieszka
- 1989: Free Fall by David Wiesner
- 1988: Mufaro's Beautiful Daughters: An African Tale by John Steptoe
- 1979: Freight Train by Donald Crews
- 1976: Strega Nona by Tomie de Paola
- 1971: Frog and Toad are Friends by Arnold Lobel
- 1959: What Do You Say, Dear? illustrated by Maurice Sendak; written by Sesyle Joslin
- 1951: If I Ran the Zoo by Dr. Seuss
- 1948: Stone Soup by Marcia Brown
- 1948: McElligot's Pool by Dr. Seuss
- 1940: Madeline by Ludwig Bemelmans
By the way, I've been impressed at how many people have voted in my Caldecott poll so far.
The current leaders are The Polar Express and Where the Wild Things Are.
In second place are Flotsam, Officer Buckle and Gloria, The Snowy Day and
And tied for third place are Tuesday, Hey, Al, Saint George and the Dragon, Jumanji, Why Mosquitoes Buzz in People's Ears, Sylvester and the Magic Pebble.
Keep the votes coming!