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Top 20 Picture Books of the 1950's

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1980-2013 | 1950-1979 | Before 1950 | All Time


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

[The Biggest Bear]
The Biggest Bear
[Chanticleer and the Fox]
Chanticleer and the Fox
[Cinderella]
Cinderella
[The Egg Tree]
The Egg Tree
[Finders Keepers]
Finders Keepers
[Frog Went A-Courtin']
Frog Went A-Courtin'
[Kashtanka and A Bundle of Ballads]
Kashtanka and A Bundle of Ballads
[Madeline's Rescue]
Madeline's Rescue
[Mrs. Easter and the Storks]
Mrs. Easter and the Storks
[Song of the Swallows]
Song of the Swallows
[Tim All Alone]
Tim All Alone
[Time of Wonder]
Time of Wonder
[A Tree Is Nice]
A Tree Is Nice
[1 is One]
1 is One
[All Falling Down]
All Falling Down
[America's Ethan Allen]
America's Ethan Allen
[Anatole]
Anatole
[Anatole and the Cat]
Anatole and the Cat
[Ape in a Cape: An Alphabet of Odd Animals]
Ape in a Cape: An Alphabet of Odd Animals
[Bartholomew and the Oobleck]
Bartholomew and the Oobleck

Top 10 Authors of the 1950's

  • Marcia Brown
    (6 nominations, 1 win)
  • Meindert DeJong
    (5 nominations, 1 win)
  • Marguerite de Angeli
    (3 nominations, 1 win)
  • Robert McCloskey
    (3 nominations, 1 win)
  • Marie Hall Ets
    (3 nominations, 0 wins)
  • Clara Ingram Judson
    (3 nominations, 0 wins)
  • William Lipkind
    (2 nominations, 1 win)
  • Lynd Ward
    (2 nominations, 1 win)
  • Conrad Buff and Mary Buff
    (2 nominations, 0 wins)
  • Alice Dalgliesh
    (2 nominations, 0 wins)
  • Top 10 Illustrators of the 1950's

  • Marcia Brown
    (6 nominations, 1 win)
  • Robert McCloskey
    (3 nominations, 1 win)
  • Marie Hall Ets
    (3 nominations, 0 wins)
  • Nicholas Mordvinoff
    (2 nominations, 1 win)
  • Marc Simont
    (2 nominations, 1 win)
  • Lynd Ward
    (2 nominations, 1 win)
  • William Pene du Bois
    (2 nominations, 0 wins)
  • Paul Galdone
    (2 nominations, 0 wins)
  • Margaret Bloy Graham
    (2 nominations, 0 wins)
  • Maurice Sendak
    (2 nominations, 0 wins)
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