2006 — The Hello, Goodbye Window by Norton Juster, illustrated by Chris Raschka
Perfectly encapsulating the relationship between a grandchild and grandparents, the illustrations in this tale about a magical gateway are nothing short of enchanting.

2005 — Kitten's First Full Moon by Kevin Henkes
Cast a wondrous spell over your prereader with this black-and-white illustrated tale of a kitten who mistakes the moon for a bowl of milk.

2004— The Man Who Walked Between the Towers by Mordicai Gerstein
Readers young and old will be on the edge of their seats with this daring, dazzling look at the aerialist who danced on a tight rope between the Twin Towers in 1974.

2003 — My Friend Rabbit by Eric Rohmann
Delight your child with this tribute to teamwork that begins when animal friends strand their toy airplane in a tree...

2002 — The Three Pigs by David Wiesner
An extraordinary look at what happens when the wolf blows the pigs right out of the story — and into a fantasy world of their own.

2001 — So You Want to Be President? by Judith St. George, illustrated by David Small
Meet the motley group of men who made it to the Oval Office in this tongue-and-cheek book that proves your child can do it, too!

2000 — Joseph Had a Little Overcoat by Simms Taback
Watch how a coat evolves in an imaginative story that utilizes collage and die-cut illustrations.

1999 — Snowflake Bentley by Jacqueline Briggs Martin, illustrated by Mary Azarian
Discover the life of a snowflake scientist in this stunning look at nature's marvels.

1998 — Rapunzel by Paul O. Zelinsky
Sweep your child back in time with an extravagant, Renaissance-style retelling of the classic tale.

1997 — Golem by David Wisniewski
The drama of this Jewish legend comes to life in cut-paper collage illustrations in stark, neutral tones.

1996 — Officer Buckle and Gloria by Peggy Rathmann
A laugh-out-loud book about the world's most boring police officer and his hilarious dog.