Orbis Pictus Award Winners

Subject Author Title Call number Year
Winner Wittenstein, Barry A Place to Land: Martin Luther King Jr. and the Speech That Inspired a Nation

323.092 W829pl

2020
Honor Denise, Anika Planting Stories: The Life of Librarian and Storyteller Pura Belpre

92 B4523de

2020
Honor Jarrow, Gail The Poison Eaters

353.997 J37po

2020
Honor Sandler, Martin W. 1919: The Year That Changed America

973.91 S217ni

2020
Honor Thermes, Jennifer Manhattan: Mapping the Story of An Island

974.71 T411ma

2020
Tonatiuh, Duncan Soldier for Equality

92 S1275to

Winner Wallace, Sandra Niel Between the Lines

92 B261wa

2019
Honor Nobleman, Marc Tyler Thirty Minutes Over Oregon: A Japanese Pilot’s World War II Story

92 F9615no

2019
Honor Rosenstock, Barb The Secret Kingdom: Nek Chand, a Changing India, and a Hidden World of Art

92 C454ro

2019
Honor Sorrell, Traci We Are Grateful: Otsaliheliga

497.55711 S713we

2019
Honor Stone, Tanya Lee Pass Go and Collect $200

794 S881pa

2019
Walker, Sally Champion: The Comeback Tale of the American Chestnut Tree

583.46 W184ch

Winner Chin, Jason Grand Canyon

557.9132 C539gr

2018
Honor Barton, Chris Dazzle Ships

940.45941 B293da

2018
Honor Harris, Shawn Her Right Foot

974.71 E29he

2018
Honor Martin, Jacqueline Briggs Chef Roy Choi and the Street Food Remix

92 C545ma

2018
Honor Rubin, Susan Goldman The Quilts of Gee's Bend

746.4609761 R896qu

2018
Winter, Jeanette The World is Not a Rectangle

92 H129wi

Winner Sweet, Melissa Some Writer!: The Story of E.B. White

92 W5833sw

2017
Honor Delacre, Lulu Olinguito, de la A a la Z

468.6421 D332ol

2017
Honor Fleming, Candace Giant Squid

594.58 F597gi

2017
Honor Goodman, Susan E. The First Step: How One Girl Put Segregation on Trial

92 R647go

2017
Honor Jenkins, Steve Animals by the Numbers: A Book of Infographics

590.728 J52an

2017
Levy, Debbie I Dissent: Ruth Bader Ginsburg Made Her Mark

92 G493Le

Winner Brown, Don Drowned City: Hurricane Katrina and New Orleans

363.3492 B877dr

2016
Honor Bartoletti, Susan Terrible Typhoid Mary: A True Story of the Deadliest Cook in America

92 T991ba

2016
Honor Rockliff, Mara Mesmerized: How Ben Franklin Solved a Mystery that Baffled all of France

507.2 R683me

2016
Honor Tavares, Matt Growing up Pedro

92 M3854ta

2016
Tonatiuh, Duncan Funny Bones: Posada and His Day of the Dead Calaveras

92 T663to

Winner Fleming, Candace The Family Romanov: Murder, Rebellion, & the Fall of Imperial Russia

947.083 F597fa

2015
Honor Bryant, Jennifer The Right Word: Roget and His Thesaurus

92 R732br

2015
Honor Davis, Kathryn Mr. Ferris and His Wheel

791.068 D262mr

2015
Honor Kerley, Barbara A Home for Mr. Emerson

92 E53ke

2015
Honor Sisson, Stephanie Star Stuff: Carl Sagan and the Mysteries of the Cosmos

92 S129si

2015
Tonatiuh, Duncan Separate is Never Equal: Sylvia Mendez & Her Family's Fight for Desegregation

379.263 T663se

Honor Floca, Brian Locomotive

385.0973 F628Lo

2014
Honor Heiligman, Deborah The Boy Who Loved Math

92 E66he

2014
Honor Markel, Michelle Brave Girl: Clara and the Shirtwaist Makers' Strike of 1909

331.892 M345br

2014
Honor Roth, Susan Parrots over Puerto Rico

598.71 R845pa

2014
Stone, Tanya Lee Courage Has No Color

940.541273 S881co

Winner Shubert, Leda Monsieur Marceau

92 M313sc

2013
Honor Burns, Loree Citizen Scientists: Be a Part of Scientific Discovery from your own Backyard

590.723 B967ci

2013
Honor Byrd, Robert Electric Ben: The Amazing Life and Times of Benjamin Franklin

92 F831by

2013
Honor Kerley, Barbara Those Rebels: John and Tom

973.44092 K39th

2013
Honor Levinson, Cynthia We've Got a Job: The 1963 Birmingham Children's March

323.1196 L6655we

2013
Rusch, Elizabeth The Mighty Mars Rover: The Incredible Adventures of Spirit and Opportunity

523.43 R951mi

Winner Sweet, Melissa Balloons over Broadway: The True Story of the Puppeteer of Macy's Parade

92 S2449sw

2012
Honor Brown, Monica Pablo Neruda: Poet of the People

92 N454br

2012
Honor Fleming, Candace Amelia Lost: The Life and Disappearance of Amelia Earhart

92 E12fl

2012
Honor Holzer, Harold Father Abraham: Lincoln and His Sons

973.70922 H762fa

2012
Roth, Susan The Mangrove Tree

577.698 R845ma

Winner Greenberg, Jan Ballet for Martha: Making Appalachian Spring

792.8092 G798ba

2011
Honor Aronson, Mark If Stones Could Speak: Unlocking the Secrets of Stonehenge

936.2319 A769if

2011
Honor Bardoe, Cheryl Mammoths and Mastodons: Titans of the Ice Age

569.67 B247ma

2011
Honor Brimner, Larry Birmingham Sunday

323.1196 B8575bi

2011
Honor Johnson, Rebecca Journey into the Deep: Discovering New Ocean Creatures

591.77 J68jo

2011
Honor Thomson, Ruth Terezin: Voices from the Holocaust

940.5318 T484te

2011
Tunnell, Michael O. Candy Bomber: The Story of the Berlin Airlift's "Chocolate Pilot"

92 H197tu

Winner Bass, Hester The Secret World of Walter Anderson

92 S552ba

2010
Honor Markle, Sandra How Many Baby Pandas?

599.789 M346ho

2010
Honor McGlinty, Alice B. Darwin: With Glimpses into His Private Journal and Letters

92 D228mc

2010
Honor Shea, Pegi Deitz Noah Webster: Weaver of Words

92 W382sh

2010
Turner, Pamela The Frog Scientist

597.89 T951fr

Winner Tanaka, Shelley Amelia Earhart: The Legend of the Lost Aviator

92 E12ta

2009
Honor Bolden, Tonya George Washington Carver

92 C331boL

2009
Honor Fleming, Candace The Lincolns: A Scrapbook Look at Abraham and Mary

92 L7365fL

2009
Honor Freedman, Russell Washington at Valley Forge

973.3341 F853wa

2009
Honor Nelson, Kadir We Are the Ship: The Story of Negro League Baseball

796.357 N427we

2009
Patent, Dorothy Hinshaw When the Wolves Returned: Restoring Nature's Balance in Yellowstone

599.773 P295wh

Winner Bolden, Tonya M.L.K. Journey of a King

92 K53bo

2008
Honor Bausum, Ann Muckrakers 2008
Honor Bishop, Nic Spiders

595.44 B622sp

2008
Honor Fleischman, John Black and White Airman: Their True History

940.5449 F596bL

2008
Honor Singer, Marilyn Venom

595.165 S617ve

2008
Sullivan, George Helen Keller: Her Life in Pictures

92 K29su

Winner Montgomery, Sy Quest for the Tree Kangaroo: An Expedition to the Cloud Forest of New Guinea

599.22 M788qu

2007
Honor Bishop, Nic Gregor Mendel: The Friar Who Grew Peas

92 M5368ba

2007
Honor Freedman, Russell Freedom Walkers: The Story of the Montgomery Bus Boycott

323.1196 F8534fr

2007
Honor Killough, Carla Something Out of Nothing: Marie Curie and Radium

92 C975mc

2007
Honor Lasky, Kathryn John Muir: America’s First Environmentalist

92 M953La

2007
Thimmesh, Catherine Team Moon: How 400,000 People Landed Apollo 11

629.454 T443te

Winner Freedman, Russell Children of the Great Depression

305.230973 F853ch

2006
Honor Bartoletti, Susan Campbell Hitler Youth: Growing Up in Hitler’s Shadow

943.086 B292hi

2006
Honor Delano, Marfe Ferguson Genius: A Photobiography of Albert Einstein

92 E35de

2006
Honor Jackson, Donna ER Vets: Life in an Animal Emergency Room

636.089 J125er

2006
Honor Jurmain, Suzanne Forbidden Schoolhouse: The True and Dramatic Story of Prudence Crandall and Her Students

92 C8898ju

2006
Siy, Alexandra Mosquito Bite

595.772 S625mo