2017 Boston Globe – Horn Book Awards

Awards were given in three categories: nonfiction, picture book, and fiction and poetry. For each category, there was a winner and two honor books. Here they are!

NONFICTION AWARD WINNER

Vincent and Theo: The Van Gogh Brothers

Vincent and Theo: The Van Gogh Brothers by Deborah Heiligman

FICTION AND POETRY WINNER

The Hate U Give

The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas

PICTURE BOOK WINNER

Freedom Over Me: Eleven Slaves, Their Lives and Dreams Brought to Life by Ashley Bryan

Freedom Over Me: Eleven Slaves, Their Lives and Dreams Brought to Life by Ashley Bryan

NONFICTION HONOR BOOKS

Undefeated: Jim Thorpe and the Carlisle Indian School Football Team Some Writer!: The Story of E.B. White

Undefeated: Jim Thorpe and the Carlisle Indian School Football Team by Steven Sheinkin

Some Writer!: The Story of E. B. White by Melissa Sweet

FICTION AND POETRY HONOR BOOKS

One Last Word: Wisdom from the Harlem Renaissance The Best Man

One Last Word: Wisdom from the Harlem Renaissance by Nikki Grimes

The Best Man by Richard Peck

PICTURE BOOK HONOR BOOKS

Wolf in the Snow 31213527

Wolf in the Snow by Matthew Cordell

Town Is by the Sea by Joanne Schwartz, illustrated by Sydney Smith

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