Photos from the 2012 BGHB announcement at BEA

For more information about the Boston Globe–Horn Book Awards, click here.

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Roger Sutton and Rebecca Stead prepare to announce the awards. Photo: Mark Tuchman.

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A large crowd gathered to listen and tweet. Photo: Mark Tuchman.

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NONFICTION
WINNER:
Chuck Close: Face Book
, written and illustrated by Chuck Close (Abrams Books for Young Readers) 

NONFICTION HONOR WINNERS:
• Georgia in Hawaii: When Georgia O’Keeffe Painted What She Pleased
by Amy Novesky, illustrated by Yuyi Morales (Harcourt Children’s Books, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt imprint)
• The Elephant Scientist
by Caitlin O’Connell & Donna M. Jackson, photographs by Caitlin O’Connell and Timothy Rodwell (Houghton Mifflin Books for Children, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt imprint)

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Photo: Mark Tuchman.

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FICTION AWARD WINNER:

No Crystal Stair:
A Documentary Novel of the Life and Work of Lewis Michaux, Harlem Bookseller by Vaunda Micheaux Nelson, illustrated by R. Gregory Christie (Carolrhoda Lab, an imprint of Lerner)

FICTION HONOR WINNERS:
• Life: An Exploded Diagram
by Mal Peet (Candlewick Press)
• Code Name Verity
by Elizabeth Wein (Hyperion Books for Children, a Disney imprint)

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Photo: Mark Tuchman.

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PICTURE BOOK AWARD
WINNER:
Extra Yarn
by Mac Barnett, illustrated by Jon Klassen (Balzer + Bray, a HarperCollins imprint)

PICTURE BOOK HONOR WINNERS:
• And Then It’s Spring
by Julie Fogliano, illustrated by Erin E. Stead (Roaring Brook Press, a Macmillan imprint)
• And the Soldiers Sang
by J. Patrick Lewis, illustrated by Gary Kelley (Creative Editions)

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Photo: Mark Tuchman.

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After the announcements, BEA attendees looked at the winning books in the Horn Book booth. Photo: Mark Tuchman.

 

Mark Tuchman is the Creative Director of Library Journal and School Library Journal.

 

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