Awards & Winners

Helen Oxenbury

Date of Birth 1938
Place of Birth Ipswich
(Suffolk, England, United Kingdom)
Also know as Helen Gillian Oxenbury
Profession Illustrator
Helen Gillian Oxenbury is an English author and illustrator of picture books. She lives in North London with her husband John Burningham, another children's literature author and illustrator. She is a two-time winner and four-time runner up for the annual Kate Greenaway Medal, the British librarians' award for illustration. For the 50th anniversary of that Medal her 1999 illustrated edition of Alice in Wonderland was named one of the top ten winning works.

Awards by Helen Oxenbury

Check all the awards nominated and won by Helen Oxenbury.


Kate Greenaway Medal
Honored for : Alice's Adventures in Wonderland


Nestlé Smarties Book Prize
Honored for : Très, très fort !
(Gold Award, 0-5 years )


Nestlé Smarties Book Prize
Honored for : We're Going on a Bear Hunt
(Gold Award, 0-5 years )