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Children’s Literature Legacy Award, 1954-2018

Resources for the authors recognized by this award, formerly known as the Laura Ingalls Wilder Award, since its inception in 1954 -- honoring authors and illustrators whose books have made a substantial and lasting contribution to literature for children in the United States
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Woodson, Jacqueline image
Photo credit: Toshi Widoff-Woodson
Children’s Lit Legacy (Winner, 2018)

Multimedia Resources: 173
Seuss, Dr. image
Photo credit: Dr. Seuss Enterprises
Children’s Lit Legacy (Winner, 1980)

Multimedia Resources: 149
Grimes, Nikki image
Children’s Lit Legacy (Winner, 2017)

Multimedia Resources: 142
dePaola, Tomie image
Photo courtesy of Tomie dePaola
Children’s Lit Legacy (Winner, 2011)

Multimedia Resources: 108
Pinkney, Jerry image
Photo credit: Myles C. Pinkney
Children’s Lit Legacy (Winner, 2016)

Multimedia Resources: 101
Paterson, Katherine image
Children’s Lit Legacy (Winner, 2013)

Multimedia Resources: 93
Carle, Eric image
Children’s Lit Legacy (Winner, 2003)

Multimedia Resources: 85
Cleary, Beverly image
Photo credit: Alan McEwan
Children’s Lit Legacy (Winner, 1975)

Multimedia Resources: 75
Sendak, Maurice image
Photo credit: John Dugdale
Children’s Lit Legacy (Winner, 1983)

Multimedia Resources: 71
Marshall, James image
Children’s Lit Legacy (Winner, 2007)

Multimedia Resources: 67
Bryan, Ashley image
Children’s Lit Legacy (Winner, 2009)

Multimedia Resources: 62
Hamilton, Virginia image
Photo courtesy of Virginia Hamilton's website
Children’s Lit Legacy (Winner, 1995)

Multimedia Resources: 60
Wilder, Laura Ingalls image
Children’s Lit Legacy (Winner, 1954)

Multimedia Resources: 55
Fritz, Jean image
Photo courtesy of Publishers Weekly
Children’s Lit Legacy (Winner, 1986)

Multimedia Resources: 44
Yep, Laurence image
Photo credit: Joanne Ryder
Children’s Lit Legacy (Winner, 2005)

Multimedia Resources: 39
Freedman, Russell image
Photo © Evans Chan
Children’s Lit Legacy (Winner, 1998)

Multimedia Resources: 37
White, E.B. image
Children’s Lit Legacy (Winner, 1970)

Multimedia Resources: 30
Brown, Marcia image
Children’s Lit Legacy (Winner, 1992)

Multimedia Resources: 25
Speare, Elizabeth George image
Children’s Lit Legacy (Winner, 1989)

Multimedia Resources: 18
Crews, Donald image
Children’s Lit Legacy (Winner, 2015)

Multimedia Resources: 16
Sawyer, Ruth image
Children’s Lit Legacy (Winner, 1965)

Multimedia Resources: 3
Judson, Clara Ingram image
Children’s Lit Legacy (Winner, 1960)

Multimedia Resources: 2
Meltzer, Milton image
Children’s Lit Legacy (Winner, 2001)

Multimedia Resources: 2
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