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  • Bibliography:
    13 Books
  • First Book:
    April 1988
  • Latest Book:
    September 2020
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Book List in Order: 13 titles

  • When he falls asleep with a book in his arms, a young boy dreams an amazing dream—about dragons, about castles, and about an unchartered, faraway land. And you can come along...This wordless Caldecott Honor Book is a classic, beautiful picture ...

  • When a storm is raging, David and George are glad to be inside the house, snug and safe. In this spectacular picture book by Caldecott Honor recipient David Wisener, a fallen tree becomes the threshold to the limitless voyage of the imagination, whic...

  • A Caldecott classic celebrating twenty years in print.David Wiesner received the 1991 Caldecott Medal for Tuesday . In the years that followed, he went on to receive two more Caldecotts, and Tuesday went on to sell half a million copies in the United...

  • 32 pp. Pub: 9/95.This sci-fi adventure begins with Holly Evans, a visionary third grader who launches some seedlings into the iconosphere as part of a science experiment. And so the fun begins (School Library Journal). Publishers Weekly and School Li...

  • The Caldecott Honorâ€"winning adventure of a young boy and a mischievous cloud in a funny, touching story about art, friendship, and the weather by three-time Caldecott Medalist David Wiesner. Only the person who gave us Tuesday could have devised th...

  • Winner of the 2002 Caldecott Medal This picture book begins placidly (and familiarly) enough, with three pigs collecting materials and going off to build houses of straw, sticks, and bricks. But the wolf’s huffing and puffing blows the first pig ri...

  • A bright, science-minded boy goes to the beach equipped to collect and examine flotsam--anything floating that has been washed ashore. Bottles, lost toys, small objects of every description are among his usual finds. But there's no way he could have ...

  • Max and Arthur are friends who share an interest in painting. Arthur is an accomplished painter; Max is a beginner. Max's first attempt at using a paintbrush sends the two friends on a whirlwind trip through various artistic media, which turn out to ...

  • In a near wordless masterpiece that could only have been devised by David Wiesner, a cat named Mr. Wuffles doesn't care about toy mice or toy goldfish. He’s much more interested in playing with a little spaceship full of actual aliens -- but the sh...

  • David Wiesner's first graphic novel, with text by acclaimed author Donna Jo Napoli, is a beautiful, engaging, and frequently funny coming-of-age tale about a mermaid for middle grade readers. ...

  • Three-time Caldecott winner and bestseller David Wiesner works his visual magic in this near-wordless account of the most suspenseful, nerve-wracking few seconds in a baseball game. David Wiesner brings his trademark artistry and rich imagination ...

  • In this hilarious gem from triple Caldecott winner David Wiesner, it''s big sister to the rescue when a new baby is delivered to a family of robots and the adults are flummoxed by technical difficulties. A new baby''s arrival is a ...

Award-Winning Books by David Wiesner

Art & Max
2013 Grand Canyon Reader Award -- Picture Book
2006 NAPPA Gold Award -- Ages 6 & Up
2006 Parents Choice Award (Fall) (1998-2007) -- Gold
2007 Caldecott Medal -- Picture Book
2007 Quill Award -- Children's Picture
2008 Red Clover Award -- Picture Book
Sector 7
2000 Bookseller's Choice -- Picture Book
The Three Pigs
2001 Irma S. & James H. Black Award -- Children's Literature
2002 Bookseller's Choice -- Special Subjects
2002 Caldecott Medal -- Picture Book
1992 Caldecott Medal -- Picture Book
1993 Kentucky Bluegrass Award -- Grades K-3
1993 Young Hoosier Book Award -- Grades K-3

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

David Wiesner has published 13 books.

David Wiesner does not have a new book coming out soon. The latest book, Robobaby, was published in September 2020.

The first book by David Wiesner, Free Fall, was published in April 1988.

No. David Wiesner does not write books in series.