Joseph Had a Little Overcoat

CALDECOTT MEDAL WINNER – 2000

Joseph Had a Little Overcoat

by Simms Taback

Viking, 1999

34 pp.

Age: 3+

Interests: folksongs, Jewish folktales/folksongs, sewing, recycling/repurposing

Also by this author: There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly, This is the House that Jack Built

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Always Room for One More

CALDECOTT MEDAL WINNER – 1966

Always Room for One More

retold by Sorche Nic Leodhas

illustrated by Nonny Hogrogian

24 pp.

Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1965

Age: 5+

Interests: Scotland, folksongs, poetry, hospitality/generosity

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Frog Went a-Courtin’

CALDECOTT MEDAL WINNER – 1956

Frog Went a-Courtin’

retold by John Langstaff

illustrated by Feodor Rojankovsky

New York: Harcourt, Brace & World, 1955

30 pp.

Ages: 3+

Interests: folktales, folk songs, insects, animals

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