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Boston Globe - Horn Book Award (Nonfiction)

First presented in 1967 and customarily announced in June, the Boston Globe - Horn Book Awards are among the most prestigious honors in the field of children

(Source: http://www.hbook.com/resources/boston-globe-horn-book-awards/)


Category: Picture Books | Fiction and Poetry | Non-Fiction | Special Citation

2013

[Electric Ben: The Amazing Life and Times of Benjamin Franklin]
Electric Ben: The Amazing Life and Times of Benjamin Franklin
Winner
[Dreaming Up: A Celebration of Building]
Dreaming Up: A Celebration of Building
Honor Book
[Hand in Hand: Ten Black Men Who Changed America]
Hand in Hand: Ten Black Men Who Changed America
Honor Book

2012

[Chuck Close: Face Book]
Chuck Close: Face Book
Winner
[The Elephant Scientist]
The Elephant Scientist
Honor Book
[Georgia in Hawaii: When Georgia O'Keeffe Painted What She Pleased]
Georgia in Hawaii: When Georgia O'Keeffe Painted What She Pleased
Honor Book

2011

[The Notorious Benedict Arnold: A True Story of Adventure, Heroism, and Treachery]
The Notorious Benedict Arnold: A True Story of Adventure, Heroism, and Treachery
Winner
[Can We Save the Tiger?]
Can We Save the Tiger?
Honor Book
[Into the Unknown: How Great Explorers Found Their Way by Land, Sea, and Air]
Into the Unknown: How Great Explorers Found Their Way by Land, Sea, and Air
Honor Book

2010

[Marching for Freedom: Walk Together, Children, and Don't You Grow Weary]
Marching for Freedom: Walk Together, Children, and Don't You Grow Weary
Winner
[Anne Frank: Her Life in Words and Pictures]
Anne Frank: Her Life in Words and Pictures
Honor Book
[Smile]
Smile
Honor Book

2009

[The Lincolns: A Scrapbook Look at Abraham and Mary]
The Lincolns: A Scrapbook Look at Abraham and Mary
Winner
[Almost Astronauts: 13 Women Who Dared to Dream]
Almost Astronauts: 13 Women Who Dared to Dream
Honor Book
[The Way We Work]
The Way We Work
Honor Book

2008

[The Wall: Growing Up Behind the Iron Curtain]
The Wall: Growing Up Behind the Iron Curtain
Winner
[Frogs]
Frogs
Honor Book
[What to Do About Alice: How Alice Roosevelt Broke the Rules, Charmed the World, and Drove Her Father Teddy Crazy!]
What to Do About Alice: How Alice Roosevelt Broke the Rules, Charmed the World, and Drove Her Father Teddy Crazy!
Honor Book

2007

[The Strongest Man in the World: Louis Cyr]
The Strongest Man in the World: Louis Cyr
Winner
[Escape!]
Escape!
Honor Book
[Tracking Trash: Flotsam, Jetsam, and the Science of Ocean Motion]
Tracking Trash: Flotsam, Jetsam, and the Science of Ocean Motion
Honor Book

2006

[If You Decide to Go to the Moon]
If You Decide to Go to the Moon
Winner
[A Mother's Journey]
A Mother's Journey
Honor Book
[Wildfire]
Wildfire
Honor Book

2005

[The Race to Save the Lord God Bird]
The Race to Save the Lord God Bird
Winner
[Good Brother, Bad Brother]
Good Brother, Bad Brother
Honor Book
[Michael Rosen's Sad Book]
Michael Rosen's Sad Book
Honor Book

2004

[An American Plague: The True and Terrifying Story of the Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1793]
An American Plague: The True and Terrifying Story of the Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1793
Winner
[The Man Who Went to the Far Side of the Moon: The Story of Apollo 11 Astronaut Michael Collins]
The Man Who Went to the Far Side of the Moon: The Story of Apollo 11 Astronaut Michael Collins
Honor Book
[Surprising Sharks]
Surprising Sharks
Honor Book

2003

[Fireboat: The Heroic Adventures of the John J. Harvey]
Fireboat: The Heroic Adventures of the John J. Harvey
Winner
[Revenge of the Whale: The True Story of the Whaleship Essex]
Revenge of the Whale: The True Story of the Whaleship Essex
Honor Book
[To Fly: The Story of the Wright Brothers]
To Fly: The Story of the Wright Brothers
Honor Book

2002

[This Land was Made for You and Me: The Life and Songs of Woody Guthrie]
This Land was Made for You and Me: The Life and Songs of Woody Guthrie
Winner
[Handel, Who Knew What He Liked]
Handel, Who Knew What He Liked
Honor Book
[Woody Guthrie: Poet of the People]
Woody Guthrie: Poet of the People
Honor Book

2001

[The Longitude Prize]
The Longitude Prize
Winner
[Rocks in His Head]
Rocks in His Head
Honor Book
[Uncommon Traveler: Mary Kingsley in Africa]
Uncommon Traveler: Mary Kingsley in Africa
Honor Book

2000

[Sir Walter Ralegh and the Quest for El Dorado]
Sir Walter Ralegh and the Quest for El Dorado
Winner
[Osceola: Memories of a Sharecropper's Daughter]
Osceola: Memories of a Sharecropper's Daughter
Honor Book
[Sitting Bull and His World]
Sitting Bull and His World
Honor Book

1999

[The Top of the World: Climbing Mount Everest]
The Top of the World: Climbing Mount Everest
Winner
[Shipwreck at the Bottom of the World: The Extraordinary True Story of Shackleton and the Endurance]
Shipwreck at the Bottom of the World: The Extraordinary True Story of Shackleton and the Endurance
Honor Book
[William Shakespeare and the Globe]
William Shakespeare and the Globe
Honor Book

1998

[Leon's Story]
Leon's Story
Winner
[Chuck Close Up Close]
Chuck Close Up Close
Honor Book
[Martha Graham: A Dancer's Life]
Martha Graham: A Dancer's Life
Honor Book

1997

[A Drop of Water: A Book of Science and Wonder]
A Drop of Water: A Book of Science and Wonder
Winner
[Leonardo da Vinci]
Leonardo da Vinci
Honor Book
[Lou Gehrig: The Luckiest Man]
Lou Gehrig: The Luckiest Man
Honor Book

1996

[Orphan Train Rider: One Boy's True Story]
Orphan Train Rider: One Boy's True Story
Winner
[The Boy Who Lived with the Bears: And Other Iroquois Stories]
The Boy Who Lived with the Bears: And Other Iroquois Stories
Honor Book
[Haystack]
Haystack
Honor Book

1995

[Abigail Adams: Witness to a Revolution]
Abigail Adams: Witness to a Revolution
Winner
[The Great Fire]
The Great Fire
Honor Book
[It's Perfectly Normal: Changing Bodies, Growing Up, Sex, and Sexual Health]
It's Perfectly Normal: Changing Bodies, Growing Up, Sex, and Sexual Health
Honor Book

1994

[Eleanor Roosevelt: A Life of Discovery]
Eleanor Roosevelt: A Life of Discovery
Winner
[A Tree Place and Other Poems]
A Tree Place and Other Poems
Honor Book
[Unconditional Surrender: U.S. Grant and the Civil War]
Unconditional Surrender: U.S. Grant and the Civil War
Honor Book

1993

[Sojourner Truth: Ain't I a Woman?]
Sojourner Truth: Ain't I a Woman?
Winner
[Lives of the Musicians: Good Times, Bad Times (And What the Neighbors Thought)]
Lives of the Musicians: Good Times, Bad Times (And What the Neighbors Thought)
Honor Book

1992

[Talking with Artists]
Talking with Artists
Winner
[The Handmade Alphabet]
The Handmade Alphabet
Honor Book
[Red Leaf, Yellow Leaf]
Red Leaf, Yellow Leaf
Honor Book

1991

[Appalachia: The Voices of Sleeping Birds]
Appalachia: The Voices of Sleeping Birds
Winner
[Good Queen Bess: The Story of Elizabeth I of England]
Good Queen Bess: The Story of Elizabeth I of England
Honor Book
[The Wright Brothers: How They Invented the Airplane]
The Wright Brothers: How They Invented the Airplane
Honor Book

1990

[The Great Little Madison]
The Great Little Madison
Winner
[Insect Metamorphosis: From Egg to Adult]
Insect Metamorphosis: From Egg to Adult
Honor Book

1989

[The Way Things Work]
The Way Things Work
Winner
[The Rainbow People]
The Rainbow People
Honor Book
[Round Buildings Square Buildings, and Buildings That Wiggle Like a Fish]
Round Buildings Square Buildings, and Buildings That Wiggle Like a Fish
Honor Book

1988

[Anthony Burns: The Defeat and Triumph of a Fugitive Slave]
Anthony Burns: The Defeat and Triumph of a Fugitive Slave
Winner
[African Journey]
African Journey
Honor Book
[Little by Little: A Writer's Education]
Little by Little: A Writer's Education
Honor Book

1987

[The Pilgrims of Plimoth]
The Pilgrims of Plimoth
Winner
[Being Born]
Being Born
Honor Book
[The Magic Schoolbus at the Waterworks]
The Magic Schoolbus at the Waterworks
Honor Book
[Steamboat in a Cornfield]
Steamboat in a Cornfield
Honor Book

1986

[Auks, Rocks, and the Odd Dinosaur]
Auks, Rocks, and the Odd Dinosaur
Winner
[Dark Harvest: Migrant Farmworkers in America]
Dark Harvest: Migrant Farmworkers in America
Honor Book
[The Truth about Santa Claus]
The Truth about Santa Claus
Honor Book

1985

[Commodore Perry In the Land of the Shogun]
Commodore Perry In the Land of the Shogun
Winner
[1812: The War Nobody Won]
1812: The War Nobody Won
Honor Book
[Boy]
Boy
Honor Book

1984

[The Double Life of Pocahontas]
The Double Life of Pocahontas
Winner
[Children of the Wild West]
Children of the Wild West
Honor Book
[Queen Eleanor: Independent Spirit of the Medieval World: A Biography of Eleanor of Aquitaine]
Queen Eleanor: Independent Spirit of the Medieval World: A Biography of Eleanor of Aquitaine
Honor Book
[The Tipi: A Center of Native American Life]
The Tipi: A Center of Native American Life
Honor Book

1983

[Behind Barbed Wire]
Behind Barbed Wire
Winner
[Hiroshima No Pika]
Hiroshima No Pika
Honor Book
[The Jewish Americans: A History in Their Own Words: 1650]
The Jewish Americans: A History in Their Own Words: 1650
Honor Book

1982

[Upon the Head of the Goat]
Upon the Head of the Goat
Winner
[Dinosaurs of North America]
Dinosaurs of North America
Honor Book
[Lobo of the Tasaday]
Lobo of the Tasaday
Honor Book

1981

[The Weaver's Gift]
The Weaver's Gift
Winner
[The Hospital Book]
The Hospital Book
Honor Book
[Junk Food, Fast Food Health Food: What America Eats and Why]
Junk Food, Fast Food Health Food: What America Eats and Why
Honor Book
[You Can't Be Timid with a Trumpet: Notes from the Orchestra]
You Can't Be Timid with a Trumpet: Notes from the Orchestra
Honor Book

1980

[Building: The Fight Against Gravity]
Building: The Fight Against Gravity
Winner
[Childtimes: A Three-Generation Memoir]
Childtimes: A Three-Generation Memoir
Honor Book
[How the Forest Grew]
How the Forest Grew
Honor Book
[Stonewall]
Stonewall
Honor Book

1979

[The Road from Home: The Story of an Armenian Girl]
The Road from Home: The Story of an Armenian Girl
Winner
[The Iron Road: A Portrait of American Railroading]
The Iron Road: A Portrait of American Railroading
Honor Book
[Self-Portrait: Margot Zemach]
Self-Portrait: Margot Zemach
Honor Book
[The Story of American Photography: An Illustrated History for Young People]
The Story of American Photography: An Illustrated History for Young People
Honor Book

1978

[Mischling, Second Degree]
Mischling, Second Degree
Winner
[Castle]
Castle
Honor Book
[Settlers and Strangers: Native Americans of the Desert Southwest and History as They Saw It]
Settlers and Strangers: Native Americans of the Desert Southwest and History as They Saw It
Honor Book

1977

[Chance, Luck and Destiny]
Chance, Luck and Destiny
Winner
[The Colonial Cookbook]
The Colonial Cookbook
Honor Book
[From Slave to Abolitionist]
From Slave to Abolitionist
Honor Book
[Watching the Wild Apes]
Watching the Wild Apes
Honor Book

1976

[Voyaging to Cathay]
Voyaging to Cathay
Winner
[Never to Forget: The Jews of the Holocaust]
Never to Forget: The Jews of the Holocaust
Honor Book
[Pyramid]
Pyramid
Honor Book
[Will You Sign Here, John Hancock?]
Will You Sign Here, John Hancock?
Honor Book