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Top 20 Books of the Last 10 Years

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


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

[An American Plague: The True and Terrifying Story of the Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1793]
An American Plague: The True and Terrifying Story of the Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1793
[Balloons over Broadway: The True Story of the Puppeteer of Macy's Parade]
Balloons over Broadway: The True Story of the Puppeteer of Macy's Parade
[Bomb: The Race to Build--and Steal--the World's Most Dangerous Weapon]
Bomb: The Race to Build--and Steal--the World's Most Dangerous Weapon
[The Wall: Growing Up Behind the Iron Curtain]
The Wall: Growing Up Behind the Iron Curtain
[Almost Astronauts: 13 Women Who Dared to Dream]
Almost Astronauts: 13 Women Who Dared to Dream
[Electric Ben: The Amazing Life and Times of Benjamin Franklin]
Electric Ben: The Amazing Life and Times of Benjamin Franklin
[The Hello, Goodbye Window]
The Hello, Goodbye Window
[The Voice that Challenged a Nation: Marian Anderson and the Struggle for Equal Rights]
The Voice that Challenged a Nation: Marian Anderson and the Struggle for Equal Rights
[Hitler Youth: Growing Up in Hitler's Shadow]
Hitler Youth: Growing Up in Hitler's Shadow
[Big Red Lollipop]
Big Red Lollipop
[Children of The Great Depression]
Children of The Great Depression
[Kitten's First Full Moon]
Kitten's First Full Moon
[The Man Who Walked Between the Towers]
The Man Who Walked Between the Towers
[Pocketful of Posies: A Treasury of Nursery Rhymes]
Pocketful of Posies: A Treasury of Nursery Rhymes
[When You Reach Me]
When You Reach Me
[Amelia Lost: The Life and Disappearance of Amelia Earhart]
Amelia Lost: The Life and Disappearance of Amelia Earhart
[At Night]
At Night
[Ballet for Martha: Making Appalachian Spring]
Ballet for Martha: Making Appalachian Spring
[Black Dog]
Black Dog
[Extra Yarn]
Extra Yarn

Top 10 Authors of the Last 10 Years

  • Mo Willems
    (12 nominations, 2 wins)
  • Russell Freedman
    (10 nominations, 4 wins)
  • Kevin Henkes
    (9 nominations, 2 wins)
  • Jacqueline Woodson
    (7 nominations, 1 win)
  • Robert Byrd
    (5 nominations, 2 wins)
  • Candace Fleming
    (5 nominations, 2 wins)
  • Phillip Hoose
    (5 nominations, 1 win)
  • Laura Vaccaro Seeger
    (5 nominations, 1 win)
  • Joyce Sidman
    (5 nominations, 0 wins)
  • Jim Murphy
    (4 nominations, 3 wins)
  • Top 10 Illustrators of the Last 10 Years

  • Mo Willems
    (11 nominations, 2 wins)
  • Melissa Sweet
    (8 nominations, 4 wins)
  • Kevin Henkes
    (7 nominations, 2 wins)
  • E. B. Lewis
    (6 nominations, 3 wins)
  • Jon Klassen
    (5 nominations, 3 wins)
  • Chris Raschka
    (5 nominations, 2 wins)
  • Laura Vaccaro Seeger
    (5 nominations, 1 win)
  • Nic Bishop
    (4 nominations, 2 wins)
  • Peter Sis
    (4 nominations, 2 wins)
  • Kadir Nelson
    (4 nominations, 1 win)
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