Fireboat and The Man Who Walked Between the Towers

fireboat <i>Fireboat</i> and <i>The Man Who Walked Between the Towers</i>Back in 2003 and again in 2004, picture books featuring the Twin Towers were honoredman who walked between towers1 <i>Fireboat</i> and <i>The Man Who Walked Between the Towers</i> with Boston Globe-Horn Book Awards. To mark the tenth anniversary of the September 11 attacks, we’ve posted  Maira Kalman‘s and Mordicai Gerstein‘s acceptance speeches, originally published, respectively, in the January/February 2004 and 2005 issues of The Horn Book Magazine.

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Kitty Flynn is executive editor of The Horn Book Guide.

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