BGHB 2021: Fighting Words

Welcome to Fiction and Poetry week in our month-long virtual Boston Globe–Horn Book Awards celebration.


Today, judge Nicholl Denice Montgomery introduces the 2021 BGHB Fiction and Poetry Honor Book Fighting Words:


The 2021 Boston Globe–Horn Book Honor Book Award for Fiction and Poetry is presented to Kimberly Brubaker Bradley for Fighting Words published by Dial Books for Young Readers, an imprint of Penguin Random House.

Here is Kimberly accepting her silver plate via video:


Read the Horn Book's review of Fighting Words here, peruse extra content by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley here, and learn more about the awards here.

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