2011 (THEODOR SEUSS) GEISEL AWARD AND HONOR BOOKS . . .
The Geisel Award honors the author(s) and illustrator(s) of the most distinguished contribution to the body of American children's literature known as beginning reader books published in the United States during the prededing year.
Winner: Bink and Gollie, written by Kate DiCamillo and Alison McGee, illustrated by Tony Fucile, published by Candlewick
Honor: Ling & Ting: Not Exactly the SAme!, written and illustrated by Grace Lin, published by Little, Brown and Company, a division of Hachette Book Group, Inc.
Honor:We Are in a Book!, written and illustrated by Mo Willems, published by Hyperion Books for Children, an imprint of Disney Book Group