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2015 BGHB Nonfiction Day

fleming_family romanovIt’s BGHB Week! Yesterday we celebrated our Fiction Award winner and honorees; today nonfiction is in the limelight. Read reviews of all of the 2015 nonfiction winners here; see below for more web extras about them. Join us on October 2–3, 2015, for the Horn Book at Simmons Colloquium: Transformations, featuring several 2015 Boston Globe–Horn Book Award recipients.

The 2015 Boston Globe–Horn Book Nonfiction Award winner is The Family Romanov: Murder, Rebellion, and 
the Fall of Imperial Russia by Candace Fleming (Schwartz & Wade).

The Boys Who Challenged Hitler: Knud Pedersen and the Churchill Club by Phillip Hoose (Farrar) received a BGHB Nonfiction Honor.

Brown Girl Dreaming by Jacqueline Woodson (Penguin/Paulsen) received a BGHB Nonfiction Honor.

Also check out our August 2015 What Makes a Good Narrative Nonfiction? newsletter. Stay tuned for tomorrow’s Picture Book Award celebration! For all of our BGHB Week posts, click here.

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