Best of Boston

1999 Best Story

“The Lost Boy,” Boston Herald

We know, we know—how could we possibly overlook the Globe‘s compelling multipart series on that single, white Beacon Hill female and her frustrating search for the perfect man? Call us frivolous, but we preferred the three-part Herald narrative on a 14-year-old runaway living in the woods, eloquently written by Lauren Beckham Falcone and poignantly photographed by Garo Lachinian.