Honor roll: National Book Award for Children's Nonfiction

Each of these books has been nominated for a National Book Award for Children's Nonfiction. They are ranked by honors received.

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:A Penguin Year

A Penguin Year

Susan Bonners

An introduction to the physical characteristics, habits, and natural environment of the Adelie penguins of Antarctica.

Book:Oh Boy! Babies!

Oh Boy! Babies!

Alison Herzig, Jane Mali

A photo essay of a class in infant care given to fifth and sixth grade boys with the help of mothers and real babies.

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