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Caldecott Winning Illustrators Series: Simms Taback

By Adrienne Rivera. Sep 29, 2022. 9:42 PM.

Topics: Caldecott Medal, Children's Books

The Caldecott Medal is awarded annually to a children's book illustrator who has published a work of immense creativity that furthers the field of illustration within the previous year. The Caldecott Medal entered the 20th century by honoring an illustrator who often turned to the stories and songs of the past to revamp them into fun and vibrant books for modern children. Join us today as we continue our Caldecott Medal Winning Illustrators series by taking a closer look at the winner of the 2000 Caldecott Medal: Simms Taback.


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