>Help Arthur reclaim his heritage!

>So Marc Brown’s Arthur is looking for a new friend. How about . . . an aardvark?

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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.


  1. Anonymous says:

    >Possibly even an aardvark with a long nose.

  2. david elzey says:

    >Reminds me of the time I saw a young child pulling animal crackers out of a box, holding them up and announcing “Arthur!” to which the adult would say “No, that’s a… well, a rhino, I think.” “No, that’s a… let’s call that a lion.”

    I think any new companion in the Marc Brown universe will resemble their real-life counterparts with the same muddled detail as an animal cracker.

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