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Instructional Media Center: Theodor Seuss Geisel Award


"The Theodor Seuss Geisel Award, established in 2004, is given annually (beginning in 2006) to the author(s) and illustrator(s) of the most distinguished contribution to the body of American children’s literature known as beginning reader books published in the United States during the preceding year." -- American Library Association


2017 We Are Growing! -- Keller E W667wg

2016 Don’t Throw It to Mo! -- Adler E Ad59d

2015 You are (not) small -- Kang E K132y

2014 The watermelon seed -- Pizzoli E P6898w

2013  Up, tall and high! -- Long

2012 Tales for very picky eaters -- Schneider E Sch58t

2011 Bink and Gollie -- DiCamillo F D546bi

2010 Benny and Penny in the Big No-No! -- Hayes E H326b

2009 Are you ready to play outside? -- Willems E W667a

2008 There is a bird on your head -- Willems E W667th

2007 Zelda and Ivy: the runaways -- Kvasnosky E K971z

2006 Henry and Mudge and the great grandpas -- Rylant

Honor Books ... 2017 - 2012

2017 Go Otto Go! -- Milgrim E M598g

Good Night Owl -- Pizzoli E P6898g

The Infamous Ratsos -- LaReau

Oops, Pounce, Quick, Run!: an alphabet Caper -- Twohy E T932o

2016 A Pig, a Fox, and a Box -- Fenske

Supertruck -- Savage 

Waiting -- Henkes E H389wa

2015 Mr. Putter & Tabby turn the page -- Rylant

Waiting is not easy -- Willems

2014 Ball -- Sullivan

A big guy took my ball! -- Willems

Penny and her marble -- Henkes E H389p

2013 Let's go for a drive! -- Willems

Pete the cat and his four groovy buttons -- Litwin

Rabbit and robot: the sleepover -- Bell

2012 I broke my trunk -- Willems E W667ib

I want my hat back -- Klassen E K666i

See me run -- Meisel E M478s

Honors ... 2011 - 2006

2011 Ling & Ting: not exactly the same! -- Lin E L63l

We are in a book! -- Willems E W667w

2010 I spy fly guy -- Arnold E Ar64i

Little mouse gets ready -- Smith E Sm593l

Mouse and mole: fine feathered friends -- Yee E Y35f

Pearl and Wagner: one funny day -- McMullan E M229p

2009 Chicken said, 'Cluck!' -- Grant  E G767c

One boy -- Seeger E Se32o

Stinky -- Davis E D292s

Wolfsnail: a backyard predator --  Campbell 594.38 C153w

2008 First the egg -- Seeger 571.8 Se32f

Hello, bumblebee bat

Jazz baby -- Wheeler

Vulture view -- Sayre

2007 Mercy Watson goes for a ride -- DiCamillo F D546me

Move over Rover! -- Beaumont E B383m

Not a box -- Portis E P836n

2006 Amanda Pig and the really hot day -- Leeuwen

Cowgirl Kate and cocoa -- Silverman

Hi! Fly guy -- Arnold

A splendid friend, indeed -- Bloom E B624s