2014 Boston Globe-Horn Book speeches

For your kind consideration: here are the complete 2014 Boston Globe-Horn Book Awards speeches. Click on the tag BGHB14 for timelines, pictures, and more. Photos, judges' intros, and other information can be found in the January/February 2015 Horn Book Magazine. And look to the March/April 2015 Horn Book Magazine for Vaunda Micheaux Nelson's unforgettable keynote speech that opened the Horn Book at Simmons Colloquium: Mind the Gaps.

Port ChicagoNonfiction Award Winner
The Port Chicago 50: Disaster, Mutiny, and the Fight for Civil Rights by Steve Sheinkin

Nonfiction Honor Books


 

Mr TigerPicture Book Award Winner
Mr. Tiger Goes Wild by Peter Brown

Picture Book Honor Books

 

grasshopper jungleFiction Award Winner
Grasshopper Jungle
by Andrew Smith

Fiction Honor Books

Elissa Gershowitz

Elissa Gershowitz is executive editor of The Horn Book, Inc. She holds an MA from the Center for the Study of Children's Literature at Simmons University and a BA from Oberlin College.

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