06/14/2011 12:24 pm ET Updated Aug 14, 2011

Children's Books: Boston Globe–Horn Book Awards Announced

The 2011 Boston Globe-Horn Book Award winners have just been announced!

The Boston Globe-Horn Book Wards are one of the more prestigious honors in children's and young adult literature. Winners are selected in 3 categories, Fiction, Nonfiction and Picture Book, with 2 Honor Books in each category as well. Book winners must be published in the United States, though their authors and illustrators can be from any country.

Here are the 2011 winners: