- Roger Sutton’s “What Hath Harry Wrought?” examines children’s publishing, post-Harry Potter.
- Uma Krishnaswami calls for more humor in multicultural children’s literature.
- Barbara Bader on the birth of children’s librarianship in Cleveland and Pittsburgh.
- Jane Yolen’s original poems capture the essence of classic children’s book authors.
- Rebecca Donnelly muses on what lights up children’s literature.
- Sight Reading: Leonard S. Marcus on color in picture books.
- Books in the Home: Equal reading for girls and boys.
- April Spisak answers the question: “What Makes a Good YA Dystopian Novel?”
- Cadenza: Elissa Gershowitz and Leo Landry imagine “If Babies Ran The Horn Book.”
- Original cover art by former Horn Book design intern/freelancer José Luis Olivares.
Preview May/June 2012 Horn Book Magazine
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