Janice May Udry

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Janice May Udry (born 1928) is an American author. She was born in Jacksonville, Illinois and graduated from Northwestern University in 1950. Her first book, A Tree is Nice, was awarded the Caldecott Medal in 1957 for Marc Simont's illustrations. Her papers are held at the University of Southern Mississippi.[1]


  • A Tree is Nice
  • Thump and Plunk
  • Let's Be Enemies
  • What Mary Jo Shared
  • The Sunflower Garden
  • Alfred
  • The Moon Jumpers


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