The Horn Book at Simmons Colloquium: Transformations
On October 2-3 2015, an esteemed group of award-winning authors, illustrators, librarians, and other children’s book experts and aficionados came together in Boston, MA, for a memorable two-day event celebrating the best in children’s and young adult literature.
BOSTON GLOBE–HORN BOOK AWARD recipients
It’s Only Stanley
(Picture Book Honor)
The Dark Is Rising
(1973 Fiction Winner)
The Family Romanov:
Murder, Rebellion, and
the Fall of Imperial Russia
The Farmer and the Clown
(Picture Book Winner)
Egg & Spoon
The 2015 Colloquium took a close-up look at the transformative life cycle of a book: how manuscripts morph into books, how old stories shift into new forms, how youth literature responds to a changing world, and how books transform readers. This immersive Horn Book event provided an insider’s look into award-winning books that excite and inspire young readers.
NOTE: Registrants were also admitted to the Boston Globe–Horn Book Awards ceremony on Friday, October 2nd!
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