The Undefeated

2020 Caldecott Award Winner and Honors

The 2020 Randolph Caldecott Medal winner, which is awarded to illustrators for the “most distinguished American Picture Book for Children published in the United States during the preceding year,” was announced on Monday, January 27, 2020. The Undefeated by Kwame Alexander, illustrated by Kadir Nelson, is about “the African American experience in America.¹

Three books were selected for Caldecott Honors. They are:

Bear Came Along by Richard T. Morris, illustrated by LeUyen Pham
Double Bass Blues by Andrea J. Loney, illustrated by Rudy Gutierrez
Going Down Home with Daddy by Kelly Starling Lyons, illustrated Daniel Minter

Come check out one of our copies today!