>This space for rent

>Our (well, Kitty’s) very own licensed characters, Jakob and Chloe, celebrate Dr. Seuss Day.

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.

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  1. Kristin Cashore says:

    >Roger, I can't not respond with a picture of my twin nieces when they were still teeny.

  2. >Oh! Those Things are wonderful!

  3. Anonymous says:

    >Jakob's looking a bit gangsta!


  4. >I know. When you tell him to smile, that's what you get these days. I was going to add to my comment that Kristin's nieces look angelic and non-threatening, but I then thought I shouldn't draw any more attention to the semi-choke-hold he's got on his sister.

  5. >I think he's being protective. Back off, potential future suitors!

  6. Kristin Cashore says:

    >Kitty, if it's any comfort, my nieces are now old enough to have discovered that if one of them dares to have something the other one wants (an especially problematic situation when only one of said item exists), biting, knocking each other off the furniture, and/or stealing the item and running all work really well. :o)

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