>Sometimes the Jokes Just Write Themselves

>Like here.

Roger Sutton About Roger Sutton

Roger Sutton has been the editor in chief of The Horn Book, Inc, since 1996. He was previously editor of The Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books and a children's and young adult librarian. He received his M.A. in library science from the University of Chicago in 1982 and a B.A. from Pitzer College in 1978. Follow him on Twitter: @RogerReads.

Horn Book at Simmons Colloquium: Transformations
SummerTeen On October 2-3 2015, join an esteemed group of award-winning authors, illustrators, librarians, and other children’s book experts and aficionados in Boston, MA, for a memorable two-day event celebrating the best in children’s and young adult literature. Confirmed speakers include 2015 BOSTON GLOBE HORN–BOOK AWARD recipients Candace Fleming, Marla Frazee, Jon Agee, Gregory Maguire, and Neal Shusterman, plus a special keynote appearance by Susan Cooper.


  1. Anonymous says:

    >so glad someone else saw this! A real hoot!! Indeed the whole prediction market idea is classic American entrepreneurism

  2. rindawriter says:

    >No wonder people think that writing a picture book is soooooooo easy! Very funny in a way but painful in another!

    In the interest of unroofing all, here’s yet another innovative example of american get-up-and-go in the picture book realm:


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