Explore the titles that have won the CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal in previous years!
The CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal is awarded by children’s librarians for an outstanding book in terms of illustration for children and young people. The CILIP Carnegie and Kate Greenaway Medals are the UK’s oldest and best-loved children’s book awards, recognising outstanding reading experiences created through writing and illustration in books for children and young people.
Click here for the 2021 Kate Greenaway Shortlist
Click here for the 2021 Carnegie Shortlist
Click here to explore previous winners of the Carnegie Medal
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2010 - Harry and Hopper - Margaret Wild & Freya Blackwood
2003 - Ella's Big Chance - Shirley Hughes
2002 - Jethro Byrde, Fairy Child - Bob Graham
1999 - Alice's Adventures in Wonderland - Helen Oxenbury
1993 - Black Ships Before Troy - Rosemary Sutcliff & Alan Lee
1985 - Sir Gawain and the Loathly Lady - Selena Hastings & Juan Wijngaard
1984 - Hiawatha's Childhood - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow & Errol Le Cain
1976 - The Post Office Cat - Gail E. Haley
1975 - Mishka - Victor Ambrus
1974 - The Wind Blew - Pat Hutchins
1972 - The Woodcutter's Duck - Krystyna Turska
1971 - The Kingdom Under the Sea - Joan Aiken & Jan Pieńkowski
1969 - The Quangle Wangle's Hat - Edward Lear & Helen Oxenbury
1968 - A Dictionary of Chivalry - Grant Uden & Paulines Baynes
1967 - Charley, Charlotte and the Golden Canary - Charles Keeping
1966 - Mother Goose Treasury - Raymond Briggs
1965 - The Three Poor Tailors - Victor Ambrus
1964 - Shakespeare's Theatre - C. Walter Hodges
1962 - ABC - Brian Wildsmith
1961 - Mrs Cockle's Cat - Philippa Pearce & Antony Maitland
1960 - Old Winkle and the Seagulls - Elizabeth Rose
1959 - Kastanka - Anton Chekhov & William Stobbs
1957 - Mrs Easter and the Storks - V.H. Drummond
1956 - Tim All Alone - Edward Ardizzone
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