Mock Caldecott 2018

ICPL's Mock Caldecott nominees for YMA's 2018 

Big cat, little cat

Elisha Cooper

jE Cooper
Picture Books

"A moving tale about friendship, new beginnings, and cats"--

Grand Canyon

Jason Chin

jE Chin
Picture Books

"An exploration of the Grand Canyon on a grand scale, as only Jason Chin can illustrate and explain."--

Little fox in the forest

Stephanie Graegin

jE Graegin
Picture Books

"A wordless picture book in which two friends follow a young fox deep into the woods and discover a wondrous and magical world"--

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ICPL's 2018 Mock Caldecott winner.
- Casey

The antlered ship

Dashka Slater

jE Slater
Picture Books

An inquisitive fox named Marco and a bored flock of pigeons join the crew of deer Captain Sylvia, setting sail in her antlered ship in search of a wonderful island and finding friendship on the way.

Here we are : notes for living on planet Earth

Oliver Jeffers

jE Jeffers
Picture Books

In this salutation from Earth, the chronicler gives a tour of the planet and introduces those who call it home.

Wolf in the snow

Matthew Cordell

jE Cordell
Picture Books

When a wolf cub and little girl are lost in a snowstorm they must find their way home.

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Caldecott Winner 2018!
- Casey

Over and under the pond

Kate Messner

jE Messner
Picture Books

Celebrates the forms of life that live above and under a pond, including turtles, red-winged blackbirds, blue herons, minnows, frogs, and catfish.

Maya Lin : artist-architect of light and lines

Jeanne Walker Harvey

j720.92 Lin
Picture Books

"The bold story of Maya Lin, the artist-architect who designed the Vietnam War Memorial"--


Antoinette Portis

jE Portis
Picture Books

"Follow a little girl as she takes you on a tour through all of her favorite things, from the holes she digs to the hugs she gives"--

Full of fall

April Pulley Sayre

jE Sayre
Picture Books

"Simple text and photographs explore the science behind the transformation that trees undergo in the fall." --