Follow this link for a list of my top twenty picks in picture books for young children of this past year.
Every year the Caldecott Medal Committee of the Association for Library Service to Children, a division of the American Library Association, convenes in January to choose the winner of the Caldecott Medal. The Caldecott Medal honors the artist of the most distinguished American picture book for children. Stay tuned on Monday, January 14, 2008. Fans of children's book illustration can watch a live webcast of the Youth Media Awards that morning via the following link: http://www.unikron.com/clients/ala-webcast-2008.