>March Notes

>In the new issue of Notes from the Horn Book, we recommend some springtime picture books, middle-grade adventure novels, new YA for girls, and a few good science books. And I interview the sizzle behind the Frizzle, Joanna Cole.

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Alice Hoffman About Alice Hoffman

Alice Hoffman is the author of more than thirty best-selling titles for adults, including Practical Magic and The Museum of Extraordinary Things. Her latest novel for children is Nightbird (Lamb/Random), reviewed in this issue.

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  1. Anonymous says:

    >Great interview with Cole. I I wish you'd asked her though, if she'd found any "science" that had changed between the first Magic School Bus book and today. My mother works in a Natural History museum and it's been interesting to see Accepted Theories change, over a relatively short time. I wonder if the pace is accelerating since the days when it thirty years to get people to stop putting Brontosauri in childrens' books.

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