BGHB 2021: I Am Every Good Thing

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


Today, chair Luann Toth introduces the 2021 BGHB Picture Book Honor Book I Am Every Good Thing:


The 2021 Boston Globe–Horn Book Honor Book Award for Picture Book is presented to author Derrick Barnes and illustrator Gordon C. James for I Am Every Good Thing published by Nancy Paulsen Books, an imprint of Penguin Random House.

Here is Derrick accepting his silver plate via video:


And here is Gordon accepting his silver plate via video:


Read the Horn Book's review of I Am Every Good Thing here, peruse extra content by and about Derrick Barnes and Gordon C. James here, and learn more about the awards here.

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