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Boston Globe-Horn Book Award for Nonfiction (Children's) - Recommended Reading

Annual award for excellence in literature for children and young adults. 
    • Search Result #1. Chuck Close: Face Book by Chuck Close

    • Title
      Chuck Close: Face Book
      Author
      Chuck Close
      Holdings
      3 copies available at Beatley Central Library, Burke Branch, and Duncan Branch
      Pub date
      2012 Horn Book Nonfiction
    • Search Result #2. Pocketful of Posies: A Treasury of Nursery Rhymes by Salley Mavor

    • Title
      Pocketful of Posies: A Treasury of Nursery Rhymes
      Author
      Salley Mavor
      Holdings
      No copies of this title were found.
      Pub date
      2011 Horn Book Picture Book
    • Search Result #3. The Notorious Benedict Arnold: A True Story of Adventure, Heroism, & Treachery by Steve Sheinkin

    • Title
      The Notorious Benedict Arnold: A True Story of Adventure, Heroism, & Treachery
      Author
      Steve Sheinkin
      Holdings
      2 copies available at Beatley Central Library and Burke Branch
      Pub date
      2011 Horn Book Nonfiction
    • Search Result #4. Blink & Caution by Tim Wynne-Jones

    • Title
      Blink & Caution
      Author
      Tim Wynne-Jones
      Holdings
      3 copies available at Beatley Central Library, Burke Branch, and Duncan Branch
      Pub date
      2011 Horn Book Fiction
    • Search Result #5. When You Reach Me by Rebecca Stead

    • Title
      When You Reach Me
      Author
      Rebecca Stead
      Holdings
      1 copy available at Burke Branch in Juvenile Fiction
      Pub date
      2010 Horn Book Fiction
    • Search Result #6. When You Reach Me by Rebecca Stead

    • Title
      When You Reach Me
      Author
      Rebecca Stead
      Holdings
      1 copy available at Beatley Central Library in Online
      Pub date
      2010 Horn Book Fiction
    • Search Result #7. When You Reach Me by Rebecca Stead

    • Title
      When You Reach Me
      Author
      Rebecca Stead
      Holdings
      1 copy available at Beatley Central Library in Juvenile Audio Book
      Pub date
      2010 Horn Book Fiction
    • Search Result #8. When You Reach Me by Rebecca Stead

    • Title
      When You Reach Me
      Author
      Rebecca Stead
      Holdings
      4 copies available at Beatley Central Library, Barrett Branch, Burke Branch, and Duncan Branch
      Pub date
      2010 Horn Book Fiction
    • Search Result #9. Marching for Freedom: Walk Together, Children, and Don*t You Grow Weary by Elizabeth Partridge

    • Title
      Marching for Freedom: Walk Together, Children, and Don*t You Grow Weary
      Author
      Elizabeth Partridge
      Holdings
      1 copy available at Burke Branch in Juvenile Audio Book
      Pub date
      2010 Horn Book Nonfiction
    • Search Result #10. Marching for Freedom: Walk Together, Children, and Don*t You Grow Weary by Elizabeth Partridge

    • Title
      Marching for Freedom: Walk Together, Children, and Don*t You Grow Weary
      Author
      Elizabeth Partridge
      Holdings
      3 copies available at Beatley Central Library, Burke Branch, and Duncan Branch
      Pub date
      2010 Horn Book Nonfiction
    • Search Result #11. I Know Here by Laurel Croza

    • Title
      I Know Here
      Author
      Laurel Croza
      Holdings
      No copies currently available. Estimated wait undetermined.
      Pub date
      2010 Horn Book Picture Book
    • Search Result #12. The Lincolns: A Scrapbook Look at Abraham and Mary by Candace Fleming

    • Title
      The Lincolns: A Scrapbook Look at Abraham and Mary
      Author
      Candace Fleming
      Holdings
      2 copies available at Beatley Central Library and Barrett Branch
      Pub date
      2009 Horn Book /Nonfiction
    • Search Result #13. The Wall by Peter Sís

    • Title
      The Wall
      Author
      Peter Sís
      Holdings
      4 copies available at Barrett Branch, Burke Branch, and Duncan Branch
      Pub date
      2008 Horn Book /Nonfiction
    • Search Result #14. The Strongest Man in the World: Louis Cyr by Nicolas Debon

    • Title
      The Strongest Man in the World: Louis Cyr
      Author
      Nicolas Debon
      Holdings
      No copies of this title were found.
      Pub date
      2007 Horn Book /Nonfiction
    • Search Result #15. If You Decide to Go to the Moon by Faith McNulty; Steven Kellogg, ill.

    • Title
      If You Decide to Go to the Moon
      Author
      Faith McNulty; Steven Kellogg, ill.
      Holdings
      2 copies available at Beatley Central Library and Barrett Branch
      Pub date
      2006 Horn Book /Nonfiction
    • Search Result #16. The Race to Save the Lord God Bird by Phillip Hoose

    • Title
      The Race to Save the Lord God Bird
      Author
      Phillip Hoose
      Holdings
      2 copies available at Burke Branch and Duncan Branch
      Pub date
      2005 Horn Book /Nonfiction
    • Search Result #17. An American Plague: The True and Terrifying Story of the Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1793 by Jim Murphy

    • Title
      An American Plague: The True and Terrifying Story of the Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1793
      Author
      Jim Murphy
      Holdings
      1 copy available at Beatley Central Library in Online
      Pub date
      2004 Horn Book /Nonfiction
    • Search Result #18. An American Plague: The True and Terrifying Story of the Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1793 by Jim Murphy

    • Title
      An American Plague: The True and Terrifying Story of the Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1793
      Author
      Jim Murphy
      Holdings
      2 copies available at Burke Branch and Duncan Branch
      Pub date
      2004 Horn Book /Nonfiction
    • Search Result #19. Fireboat: The Heroic Adventures of the John J. Harvey by Maira Kalman

    • Title
      Fireboat: The Heroic Adventures of the John J. Harvey
      Author
      Maira Kalman
      Holdings
      2 copies available at Barrett Branch
      Pub date
      2003 Horn Book /Nonfiction
    • Search Result #20. Fireboat: The Heroic Adventures of the John J. Harvey by Maira Kalman

    • Title
      Fireboat: The Heroic Adventures of the John J. Harvey
      Author
      Maira Kalman
      Holdings
      3 copies available at Barrett Branch, Burke Branch, and Duncan Branch
      Pub date
      2003 Horn Book /Nonfiction
    • Search Result #21. This Land Was Made for You and Me: The Life and Songs of Woody Guthrie by Elizabeth Partridge

    • Title
      This Land Was Made for You and Me: The Life and Songs of Woody Guthrie
      Author
      Elizabeth Partridge
      Holdings
      1 copy available at Duncan Branch in Juvenile Biography
      Pub date
      2002 Horn Book /Nonfiction
    • Search Result #22. The Longitude Prize by Joan Dash; Dusan Petricic, ill.

    • Title
      The Longitude Prize
      Author
      Joan Dash; Dusan Petricic, ill.
      Holdings
      4 copies available at Beatley Central Library, Barrett Branch, Burke Branch, and Duncan Branch
      Pub date
      2001 Horn Book /Nonfiction
    • Search Result #23. Sir Walter Ralegh and the Quest for El Dorado by Marc Aronson

    • Title
      Sir Walter Ralegh and the Quest for El Dorado
      Author
      Marc Aronson
      Holdings
      4 copies available at Beatley Central Library, Barrett Branch, Burke Branch, and Duncan Branch
      Pub date
      2000 Horn Book /Nonfiction
    • Search Result #24. The Top of the World: Climbing Mount Everest by Steve Jenkins

    • Title
      The Top of the World: Climbing Mount Everest
      Author
      Steve Jenkins
      Holdings
      3 copies available at Beatley Central Library, Barrett Branch, and Duncan Branch
      Pub date
      1999 Horn Book /Nonfiction
    • Search Result #25. Leon\'s Story by Leon Walter Tillage ill. by Susan L. Roth

    • Title
      Leon's Story
      Author
      Leon Walter Tillage ill. by Susan L. Roth
      Holdings
      1 copy available at Beatley Central Library in Juvenile Biography
      Pub date
      1998 Horn Book /Nonfiction
    • Search Result #26. A Drop of Water: A Book of Science and Wonder by Walter Wick

    • Title
      A Drop of Water: A Book of Science and Wonder
      Author
      Walter Wick
      Holdings
      3 copies available at Barrett Branch, Burke Branch, and Duncan Branch
      Pub date
      1997 Horn Book /Nonfiction
    • Search Result #27. Orphan Train Rider: One Boy\'s True Story by Andrea Warren

    • Title
      Orphan Train Rider: One Boy's True Story
      Author
      Andrea Warren
      Holdings
      2 copies available at Beatley Central Library and Duncan Branch
      Pub date
      1996 Horn Book /Nonfiction
    • Search Result #28. Abigail Adams: Witness to a Revolution by Natalie S. Bober

    • Title
      Abigail Adams: Witness to a Revolution
      Author
      Natalie S. Bober
      Holdings
      4 copies available at Beatley Central Library, Barrett Branch, Burke Branch, and Duncan Branch
      Pub date
      1995 Horn Book /Nonfiction
    • Search Result #29. Eleanor Roosevelt: A Life of Discovery by Russell Freedman

    • Title
      Eleanor Roosevelt: A Life of Discovery
      Author
      Russell Freedman
      Holdings
      1 copy available at Beatley Central Library in Online
      Pub date
      1994 Horn Book /Nonfiction
    • Search Result #30. Eleanor Roosevelt: A Life of Discovery by Russell Freedman

    • Title
      Eleanor Roosevelt: A Life of Discovery
      Author
      Russell Freedman
      Holdings
      5 copies available at Beatley Central Library, Barrett Branch, Burke Branch, and Duncan Branch
      Pub date
      1994 Horn Book /Nonfiction
    • Search Result #31. Sojourner Truth: Ain\'t I a Woman? by Patricia C. and Fredrick McKissack

    • Title
      Sojourner Truth: Ain't I a Woman?
      Author
      Patricia C. and Fredrick McKissack
      Holdings
      2 copies available at Beatley Central Library and Duncan Branch
      Pub date
      1993 Horn Book /Nonfiction
    • Search Result #32. Sojourner Truth: Ain\'t I a Woman? by Patricia C. and Fredrick McKissack

    • Title
      Sojourner Truth: Ain't I a Woman?
      Author
      Patricia C. and Fredrick McKissack
      Holdings
      1 copy available at Duncan Branch in Juvenile Biography
      Pub date
      1993 Horn Book /Nonfiction
    • Search Result #33. Sojourner Truth: Ain\'t I a Woman? by Patricia C. and Fredrick McKissack

    • Title
      Sojourner Truth: Ain't I a Woman?
      Author
      Patricia C. and Fredrick McKissack
      Holdings
      1 copy available at Duncan Branch in Juvenile Biography
      Pub date
      1993 Horn Book /Nonfiction
    • Search Result #34. Talking with Artists by Pat Cummings, ed.

    • Title
      Talking with Artists
      Author
      Pat Cummings, ed.
      Holdings
      No copies of this title were found.
      Pub date
      1992 Horn Book /Nonfiction
    • Search Result #35. Appalachia: The Voices of Sleeping Birds by Cynthia Rylant, ill. by Barry Moser

    • Title
      Appalachia: The Voices of Sleeping Birds
      Author
      Cynthia Rylant, ill. by Barry Moser
      Holdings
      3 copies available at Beatley Central Library, Burke Branch, and Duncan Branch
      Pub date
      1991 Horn Book /Nonfiction
    • Search Result #36. The Great Little Madison by Jean Fritz

    • Title
      The Great Little Madison
      Author
      Jean Fritz
      Holdings
      2 copies available at Barrett Branch and Duncan Branch
      Pub date
      1990 Horn Book /Nonfiction
    • Search Result #37. The Way Things Work by David Macaulay

    • Title
      The Way Things Work
      Author
      David Macaulay
      Holdings
      6 copies available at Beatley Central Library, Barrett Branch, Burke Branch, and Duncan Branch
      Pub date
      1989 Horn Book /Nonfiction, 1990 Charlotte/6-8, 1989 UK Junior Science
    • Search Result #38. The Way Things Work by David Macaulay

    • Title
      The Way Things Work
      Author
      David Macaulay
      Holdings
      2 copies available at Duncan Branch
      Pub date
      1989 Horn Book /Nonfiction, 1990 Charlotte/6-8, 1989 UK Junior Science
    • Search Result #39. Anthony Burns: The Defeat and Triumph of a Fugitive Slave by Virginia Hamilton

    • Title
      Anthony Burns: The Defeat and Triumph of a Fugitive Slave
      Author
      Virginia Hamilton
      Holdings
      No copies of this title were found.
      Pub date
      1988 Horn Book /Nonfiction
    • Search Result #40. The Pilgrims of Plimoth by Marcia Sewall

    • Title
      The Pilgrims of Plimoth
      Author
      Marcia Sewall
      Holdings
      5 copies available at Beatley Central Library, Barrett Branch, and Duncan Branch
      Pub date
      1987 Horn Book /Nonfiction
    • Search Result #41. Auks, Rocks, and the Odd Dinosaur: Inside Stories from the Smithsonian\'s Museum of Natural History by Peggy Thomson

    • Title
      Auks, Rocks, and the Odd Dinosaur: Inside Stories from the Smithsonian's Museum of Natural History
      Author
      Peggy Thomson
      Holdings
      No copies of this title were found.
      Pub date
      1986 Horn Book /Nonfiction
    • Search Result #42. Commodore Perry in the Land of the Shogun by Rhoda Blumberg

    • Title
      Commodore Perry in the Land of the Shogun
      Author
      Rhoda Blumberg
      Holdings
      1 copy available at Beatley Central Library in Online
      Pub date
      1985 Horn Book /Nonfiction
    • Search Result #43. Commodore Perry in the Land of the Shogun by Rhoda Blumberg

    • Title
      Commodore Perry in the Land of the Shogun
      Author
      Rhoda Blumberg
      Holdings
      4 copies available at Beatley Central Library, Barrett Branch, and Burke Branch
      Pub date
      1985 Horn Book /Nonfiction
    • Search Result #44. The Double Life of Pocahontas by Jean Fritz, ill. by Ed Young

    • Title
      The Double Life of Pocahontas
      Author
      Jean Fritz, ill. by Ed Young
      Holdings
      4 copies available at Beatley Central Library, Barrett Branch, Burke Branch, and Duncan Branch
      Pub date
      1984 Horn Book /Nonfiction
    • Search Result #45. Behind Barbed Wire: The Imprisonment of Japanese Americans During World War II by Daniel S. Davis

    • Title
      Behind Barbed Wire: The Imprisonment of Japanese Americans During World War II
      Author
      Daniel S. Davis
      Holdings
      No copies of this title were found.
      Pub date
      1983 Horn Book /Nonfiction
    • Search Result #46. Upon the Head of the Goat: A Childhood in Hungary 1939-1944 by Aranka Siegal

    • Title
      Upon the Head of the Goat: A Childhood in Hungary 1939-1944
      Author
      Aranka Siegal
      Holdings
      2 copies available at Beatley Central Library and Burke Branch
      Pub date
      1982 Horn Book /Nonfiction
    • Search Result #47. The Weaver\'s Gift by Kathryn Lasky, ill. with photographs by Christopher G. Knight

    • Title
      The Weaver's Gift
      Author
      Kathryn Lasky, ill. with photographs by Christopher G. Knight
      Holdings
      No copies of this title were found.
      Pub date
      1981 Horn Book /Nonfiction
    • Search Result #48. Building: The Fight Against Gravity by Mario Salvadori, ill. by Saralinda Hooker and Christopher Ragus

    • Title
      Building: The Fight Against Gravity
      Author
      Mario Salvadori, ill. by Saralinda Hooker and Christopher Ragus
      Holdings
      No copies of this title were found.
      Pub date
      1980 Horn Book /Nonfiction
    • Search Result #49. The Road from Home: The Story of an Armenian Girl by David Kherdian

    • Title
      The Road from Home: The Story of an Armenian Girl
      Author
      David Kherdian
      Holdings
      2 copies available at Burke Branch
      Pub date
      1979 Horn Book /Nonfiction
    • Search Result #50. Mischling, Second Degree by Ilse Koehn

    • Title
      Mischling, Second Degree
      Author
      Ilse Koehn
      Holdings
      1 copy available at Beatley Central Library in Biography
      Pub date
      1978 Horn Book /Nonfiction
    • Search Result #51. Chance, Luck and Destiny by Peter Dickinson

    • Title
      Chance, Luck and Destiny
      Author
      Peter Dickinson
      Holdings
      No copies of this title were found.
      Pub date
      1977 Horn Book /Nonfiction
    • Search Result #52. Voyaging to Cathay: Americans in the China Trade, by Alfred Tamarin and Shirley Glubok

    • Title
      Voyaging to Cathay: Americans in the China Trade,
      Author
      Alfred Tamarin and Shirley Glubok
      Holdings
      No copies of this title were found.
      Pub date
      1976 Horn Book /Nonfiction
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