Evaline Ness (1911-1986) illustrated more than thirty books for young readers and also wrote many of her own. In addition to winning the Caldecott Honor for A Pocketful of Cricket, she received the Caldecott Medal for Sam, Bangs, and Moonshine. She left a huge mark on the world of children's literature.
Caldecott Medal Winner
Sam, Bangs & Moonshine
Evaline Ness; Illustrated by the Author
Sam, Bangs & Moonshine is the winner of the 1967 Caldecott Medal.