>James Joyce wins BGHB?

>You know, I was there and it was nothing like this.

[Update--the link was to a German blog titled "Boston Globe Horn Book Awards" filled with English words and sentences strung together in a way that occasionally made sense but more often were simply madly stream-of-consciousness insanity. Apparently now it takes you to another site. This is the kind of spamming I don't understand. I mean, the gold-farm people want your money but this didn't have anything like that.]

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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.

Comments

  1. >i like how it is the “horn” award. no books! just horn.

  2. >Is that the literary equivalent of John Cage’s 4’33″? Or am I missing something…

  3. >Roger, your site has been taken over by a hacker.

    I clicked on the link and got a message that “We are processing your request.” Then I was redirected to a quiz. (about life insurance?) When I back arrowed from that, I was redirected to one of those pages that have multiple links, none of which are the one you want. This one: /www.lowpriceshopper.com

    Yikes! -wendieO

  4. >Yeah, me too. It’s been hijacked. What were you linking to?

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