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Top 20 Picture Books from 1950-1979

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Category: Picture Books | Fiction and Poetry | Non-Fiction | All

[Mr. Gumpy's Outing]
Mr. Gumpy's Outing
[Ashanti to Zulu: African Traditions]
Ashanti to Zulu: African Traditions
[Jambo Means Hello: A Swahili Alphabet Book]
Jambo Means Hello: A Swahili Alphabet Book
[A Story, A Story]
A Story, A Story
[The Amazing Bone]
The Amazing Bone
[The Angry Moon]
The Angry Moon
[The Desert is Theirs]
The Desert is Theirs
[If All the Seas Were One Sea]
If All the Seas Were One Sea
[Thy Friend, Obadiah]
Thy Friend, Obadiah
[A.B.C.]
A.B.C.
[The Adventures of Paddy Pork]
The Adventures of Paddy Pork
[Always Room for One More]
Always Room for One More
[Anno's Alphabet]
Anno's Alphabet
[Anno's Journey]
Anno's Journey
[Arrow to the Sun]
Arrow to the Sun
[Baboushka and the Three Kings]
Baboushka and the Three Kings
[The Biggest Bear]
The Biggest Bear
[Borka: The Adventures of a Goose With No Feathers]
Borka: The Adventures of a Goose With No Feathers
[Chanticleer and the Fox]
Chanticleer and the Fox
[Charley, Charlotte and the Golden Canary]
Charley, Charlotte and the Golden Canary

Top 10 Authors from 1950-1979

  • Marcia Brown
    (8 nominations, 2 wins)
  • Maurice Sendak
    (7 nominations, 1 win)
  • Meindert DeJong
    (5 nominations, 1 win)
  • Byrd Baylor
    (5 nominations, 0 wins)
  • Ellen Raskin
    (4 nominations, 2 wins)
  • Evaline Ness
    (4 nominations, 1 win)
  • Scott O'Dell
    (4 nominations, 1 win)
  • William Steig
    (4 nominations, 1 win)
  • Marie Hall Ets
    (4 nominations, 0 wins)
  • Leo Lionni
    (4 nominations, 0 wins)
  • Top 10 Illustrators from 1950-1979

  • Marcia Brown
    (8 nominations, 2 wins)
  • Maurice Sendak
    (7 nominations, 1 win)
  • Blair Lent
    (6 nominations, 2 wins)
  • Marie Hall Ets
    (5 nominations, 1 win)
  • Diane Dillon and Leo Dillon
    (4 nominations, 2 wins)
  • Trina Schart Hyman
    (4 nominations, 1 win)
  • Evaline Ness
    (4 nominations, 1 win)
  • Leo Lionni
    (4 nominations, 0 wins)
  • Peter Parnall
    (4 nominations, 0 wins)
  • Raymond Briggs
    (3 nominations, 3 wins)
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