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2016 BGHB Picture Book Day

BGHB16_PB_all_tweetIt’s BGHB Week! Today we’re honoring our 2016 Boston Globe-Horn Book Picture Book Award winners. Read reviews of all of the 2016 picture book winners here; see below for more web extras to celebrate them. Join us on September 30-October 1, 2016, for the Boston Globe-Horn Book Awards ceremony and the Horn Book at Simmons Colloquium: Out of the Box, featuring several 2016 Boston Globe–Horn Book Award recipients.

The 2016 Boston Globe–Horn Book Picture Book Award winner is Jazz Day: The Making of a Famous Photograph written by Roxane Orgill and illustrated by Francis Vallejo (Candlewick).

Thunder Boy Jr. written by Sherman Alexie and illustrated by Yuyi Morales (Little, Brown) received a BGHB Picture Book Honor.

One Day, the End: Short, Very Short, Shorter-than-Ever Stories written by Rebecca Kai Dotlich, illustrated by Fred Koehler (Boyds Mills) received a BGHB Picture Book Honor.

Click here for a list of past BGHB winners and honorees. For book reviews, acceptance speeches, and more, click on the tags Boston Globe-Horn Book Awards or BGHB16.

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