Geisel Award

The Geisel Award is given annually to the author(s) and illustrator(s) of the most distinguished American book for beginning readers published in English in the United States during the preceding year.


The Bear in My Family by Maya Tatsukawa

Ty’s Travels: Zip, Zoom! by Kelly Starling Lyons, illustrated by Nina Mata

What About Worms!? (Elephant & Piggie Like Reading!) Cover

What About Worms!? by Ryan T. Higgins

Where’s Baby? by Anne Hunter


See the Cat: Three Stories about a Dog by David LaRochelle, illustrated by Mike Wohnoutka