Marcus, Leonard S., 1950-

A Caldecott celebration : six artists and their paths to the Caldecott medal / Leonard S. Marcus. - New York : Walker & Co. : c1998. - 49 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm.

Includes index.

Robert McCloskey -- Marcia Brown -- Maurice Sendak -- William Steig -- Chris Van Allsburg -- David Wiesner

Profiles six Caldecott award winning books and their authors, including Robert McCloskey's "Make Way for Ducklings," Marcia Brown's "Cinderella," Maurice Sendak's "Where the Wild Things Are," William Steig's "Sylvester and the Magic Pebble," Chris Van Allsburg's "Jumanji," and David Wiesner's "Tuesday."

ALA Notable Children's Book, 1999.

0802786561 9780802786562 0802786588 9780802786586

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McCloskey, Robert, 1914-2003.
Brown, Marcia.
Sendak, Maurice.
Steig, William, 1907-2003.
Van Allsburg, Chris.
Wiesner, David.


Illustration of books--Awards--United States--Juvenile literature.
Illustrated children's books--United States--Juvenile literature.
Illustration of books--United States--20th century--Juvenile literature.
Illustrators--United States--Biography--Juvenile literature.
Caldecott Medal--Juvenile literature.

NC975 / .M37 1998

741.6/42/0973