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!? 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