Annal: 1982 Golden Kite Nonfiction Award

Results of the Golden Kite Award in the year 1982.

Book:Chimney Sweeps

Chimney Sweeps: Yesterday and Today

James Cross Giblin

Traces the history and folklore of the chimney-sweeping profession from the fifteenth century to the present day, emphasizing the plight of the often abused climbing boys of past centuries.

Book:The Brooklyn Bridge

The Brooklyn Bridge: They Said It Couldn't Be Built

Judith St. George

Text and contemporary illustrations describe the seemingly impossible feat of building a bridge over the East River during the nineteenth century.

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