Photos from the 2012 Boston Globe-Horn Book Awards and HBAS


Boston Globe-Horn Book Award winners and honor books. Photo: Lolly Robinson.


Roger Sutton, Viki Ash, Thom Barthelmess, Lauren Adams. Photo: Lolly Robinson.


Mac Barnett and Jon Klassen. Photo: Lolly Robinson.


Cathie Mercier's opening remarks. Photo: Lolly Robinson.


Roger Sutton's opening remarks. Photo: Lolly Robinson.


Caitlin O’Connell. Photo: Lolly Robinson.


Elizabeth Wein. Photo: Lolly Robinson.


R. Gregory Christie. Photo: Lolly Robinson.


Megan Lambert, Thom Barthelmess, Lauren Adams. Photo: Lolly Robinson.


Julie Fogliano. Photo: Shara Hardeson.


Roger Sutton. Photo: Shara Hardeson.


Joan Sommers and Amanda Freymann. Photo: Shara Hardeson.


Andrew Karre, Vaunda Micheaux Nelson, Deborah Taylor, R. Gregory Christie. Photo: Shara Hardeson.


Roger Sutton, Jon Klassen, Mac Barnett. Photo: Shara Hardeson.


Philip C. Stead and Erin E. Stead. Photo: Shara Hardeson.


Illustration by Erin E. Stead. Photo: Shara Hardeson.


Illustration by Erin E. Stead. Photo: Shara Hardeson.


Elizabeth Wein, Mal Peet, Martha V. Parravano. Photo: Shara Hardeson.

Photos from the 2012 Boston Globe-Horn Book Awards and The Horn Book at Simmons: Look Out! Also check out video from the event, our Twitter timelines for BGHB and HBAS, press release for the books, and the HBAS program.

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. Eileen Morelli says:

    An outline of the plan for Oct. 4 and 5? as listed in hornbook tells me 404 page not found? Thanks

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  1. […] divided into the following YouTube video segments. If you’d like to see some photographs, click here. For a page of tweets from the ceremony, click here. And stay tuned for more to come in the […]

  2. […] The awards will be given at the Boston Globe-Horn Book Awards Ceremony, a part of The Horn Book at Simmons Colloquium (October 4 and 5, 2013) at Simmons College in Boston, MA. The event kicks off with the Boston Globe–Horn Book Awards ceremony with speeches from the awardees, followed by an autographing session and a celebratory evening reception. The following day, The Horn Book at Simmons Colloquium features the award winners and honorees in talks, panel discussions and small group sessions offering librarians, educators and children’s literature professionals a chance to examine critical issues relevant to children’s and young adult literature. For more information, please click here. […]

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