2011 Best Illustrated Children’s Books

The New York Times has announced their 10 Best Illustrated Children’s Books for 2011:


Along a Long Road by Frank Viva

A Ball for Daisy by Chris Raschka (my review)

Brother Sun, Sister Moon by Katherine Paterson, illustrated by Pamela Dalton


Grandpa Green by Lane Smith (my review)

Ice by Arthur Geisert (my review)


I Want My Hat Back by Jon Klassen (my review)

Me… Jane by Patrick McDonnell (my review)

Migrant by Maxine Trottier, illustrated by Isabelle Arsenault


A Nation’s Hope: the Story of Boxing Legend Joe Louis by Matt de la Pena, illustrated by Kadir Nelson

A New Year’s Reunion by Yu Li-Qiong, illustrated by Zhu Cheng-Liang