Read more about ’em (the ALA winners, that is)

Congratulations to all the winners! Here’s some extra credit reading from our archives.

Me...JaneCaldecott honor
Five questions for Patrick McDonnell (from May 2011 Notes from the Horn Book)
Me…Jane discussion on Calling Caldecott




Heart and SoulCSK Author Award winner and CSK Illustrator honor
Roger Talks with Kadir Nelson (from a November 2011 interview)






Balloons Over BroadwaySibert Medal winner
Five questions for Melissa Sweet (from November 2011 Notes from the Horn Book)





YALSA Nonfiction Award
Steve Sheinkin‘s acceptance speech for the 2011 Boston Globe-Horn Book Award for Nonfiction for The Notorious Benedict Arnold: A True Story of Adventure, Heroism, & Treachery


Kitty Flynn About Kitty Flynn

Kitty Flynn is executive editor of The Horn Book Guide.

Horn Book at Simmons Colloquium: Transformations
SummerTeen On October 2-3 2015, join an esteemed group of award-winning authors, illustrators, librarians, and other children’s book experts and aficionados in Boston, MA, for a memorable two-day event celebrating the best in children’s and young adult literature. Confirmed speakers include 2015 BOSTON GLOBE HORN–BOOK AWARD recipients Candace Fleming, Marla Frazee, Jon Agee, Gregory Maguire, and Neal Shusterman, plus a special keynote appearance by Susan Cooper.


  1. Thanks Kitty! You saved me some searching…

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