We couldn't be more excited to confirm that One Times Square: A Century of Change at the Crossroads of the World by Joe McKendry has been selected as one of The New York Times' Best Illustrated Children's Books of 2012! Although the official press release and article have not yet been released, Pamela Paul from the Times tweeted the news yesterday. Edited to add: The article is now available online here.
Best Illustrated 2012 Winner: “One Times Square: A Century of Change at the Crossroads of the World,” by Joe McKendry (David R. Godine)
— Pamela Paul (@PamelaPaulNYT) November 1, 2012
Please join us in congratulating Joe McKendry on this fantastic accomplishment! The full list of winners is currently available on The Horn Book's website.
You can purchase a copy of One Times Square on our website or at a bookstore near you.