The Boston Globe announced their Horn Book Award Winners yesterday. This is the 49th year of the award for children's and young adult literature, and the winners are in the company of titles such as Holes by Louis Sachar (1999), The Westing Game by Ellen Raskin (1978), and A Wizard of Earthsea by Ursula K. Le Guin (1969).
And the winners are:
The Farmer and the Clown by Maria Frazee
The Family Romanov: Murder, Rebellion and the Fall Imperial Russia by Candace Fleming