Mildred L. Batchelder Award Winners

The Batchelder Award is presented annually to outstanding children’s books originally published in a country other than the United States and in a language other than English. The award is given to encourage US publishers to translate and publish children’s books from around the world. See a complete list of all past Batchelder Award winners.
Subject Author Title Call number Year
Honor Lee, Uk-bae When Spring Comes to the DMZ

E Y5125wh

2020
Honor Peretti, Paola The Distance Between Me and the Cherry Tree

Fic P43745di

2020
Honor Raschke, Jens Do Fish Sleep

Fic R223do

2020
Honor Uehashi, Nahoko The Beast Player

Fic U223be

2020
Winner Dickson, Kari Brown

Fic O966br

Honor Gandolfi, Silvana Run for Your Life

Fic G196ru

2019
Honor Jun, Nie My Beijing

741.595147 J95my

2019
Honor Kuhlmann, Torben Edison: the Mystery of the Missing Mouse Treasure

Fic K9625ed

2019
Honor Scotto, Thomas Jerome By Heart

E S4314je

2019
Winner Daciute, Evelina The Fox on the Swing

E D1177fo

Honor Frier, Raphaele Malala: Activist for Girls’ Education

92 Y82fr

2018
Honor Mello, Roger You Can’t Be Too Careful

E M527yo

2018
Honor Naumann-Villemin, Christine When a Wolf Is Hungry

E N311wh

2018
Winner Wegelius, Jakob The Murderer’s Ape

Fic W411mu

Honor Gomi, Taro Over the Ocean

E G633ov

2017
Honor Sanabria, José As Time Went

E S1978as

2017
Honor Svingen, Arne The Ballad of a Broken Nose

Fic S969ba

2017
Winner Ringtved, Glenn Cry, Heart, But Never Break

E R5825cr

Honor Apelfeld, Aharon Adam and Thomas

Fic A641ad

2016
Honor Fang, Suzhen Grandma Lives in a Perfume Village

E F2116gr

2016
Honor Liniers Written and Drawn by Henrietta

741.5982 L756wr

2016
Winner Alemagna, Beatrice The Wonderful Fluffy Little Squishy

E A367wo

Honor Dauvillier, Loic Hidden: A Child’s Story of the Holocaust

741.5944 D244hi

2015
Honor Lindelauf, Benny Nine Open Arms

Fic L743ni

2015
Winner Dumon Tak, Bibi Mikis and the Donkey

Fic D892mi

Honor Lunde, Stein Erik My Father’s Arms Are a Boat

E L962my

2014
Honor Moundlic, Charlotte The Bathing Costume or the Worst Vacation of My Life

E M928ba

2014
Honor Sax, Aline The War Within These Walls

Fic S272wa

2014
Winner Matti, Truus Mister Orange

Fic T874mi

Honor Abirached, Zeina A Game for Swallows: To Die, To Leave, To Return

741.595692 A149ga

2013
Honor De Graaf, Anne Son of a Gun

Fic D3195so

2013
Winner Voorhoeve, Anne C My Family for the War

Fic V9515my

Honor Thor, Annika The Lily Pond

Fic T487Li

2012
Winner Dumon Tak, Bibi Soldier Bear

Fic D892so

Honor Matti, Truus Departure Time

Fic T874de

2011
Honor Teller, Janne Nothing

Fic T274no

2011
Winner Bondoux, Anne-Laure A Time of Miracles

Fic B7118ti

Honor Bredsdorff, Bodil Eidi

Fic B8315ei

2010
Honor Brun-Cosme, Nadine Big Wolf and Little Wolf

E B8945bg

2010
Honor Uehashi, Nahoko Moribito II: Guardian of the Darkness

Fic U223mor

2010
Winner Thor, Annika A Faraway Island

Fic T487fa

Honor Hole, Stian Garmann’s Summer

E H729ga

2009
Honor Michaelis, Antonia Tiger Moon

Fic M621ti

2009
Winner Uehashi, Nahoko Moribito: Guardian of the Spirit

Fic U223mo

Honor Goscinny, Rene Nicholas and the Gang

Fic G676nig

2008
Honor Richter, Jutta The Cat: Or, How I Lost Eternity

Fic R5355ca

2008
Winner Miyabe, Miyuki Brave Story

Fic M6853br

Honor Bondoux, Anne-Laure The Killer's Tears 2007
Honor De Mari, Silvana The Last Dragon

Fic D27782La

2007
Winner Mourlevat, Jean-Claude The Pull of the Ocean

Fic M9314pu

Honor Goscinny, Rene Nicholas

Fic G676ni

2006
Honor Zenatti, Valérie When I Was a Soldier

956.94054 Z54wh

2006
Winner Holub, Josef An Innocent Soldier

Fic H7583in