Awards & Winners

Holling C. Holling

Date of Birth 02-August-1900
Place of Birth Jackson County
Nationality United States of America
Also know as Holling Holling, Holling Clancy Holling, Holling Allison Clancy
Profession Illustrator, Writer, Author
Holling Clancy Holling was an American author and illustrator, best known for the book Paddle-to-the-Sea, which was a Caldecott Honor Book in 1942. Paddle to the Sea won the Lewis Carroll Shelf Award in 1962. In 1966, Bill Mason directed the Oscar-nominated short film Paddle to the Sea, based on Holling's book, for the National Film Board of Canada.

Awards by Holling C. Holling

Check all the awards nominated and won by Holling C. Holling.


John Newbery Medal
Honored for : Minn of the Mississippi

Nominations 1952 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
John Newbery Medal Minn of the Mississippi


John Newbery Medal
Honored for : Seabird

Nominations 1949 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
John Newbery Medal Seabird


Caldecott Medal
Honored for : Paddle-to-the-Sea

Nominations 1942 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
Caldecott Medal Paddle-to-the-Sea