Preview November/December 2012 Horn Book Magazine

  • november2012 HBMag 200x300 Preview November/December 2012 Horn Book MagazineIn his 2012 Zena Sutherland Lecture Neil Gaiman poses the question: “What the [Very Bad Swearword] Is a Children’s Book Anyway?”
  • Susan Cooper remembers Margaret Mahy.
  • Board book roundup: aficionado Viki Ash recommends some recent titles.
  • Foreign Correspondence: Horn Book designer and production manager Lolly Robinson tours some of London’s illustration archive sites.
  • Books in the Home: Author and mother Rosanne Parry discusses the pros and cons of “Reading Up.”
  • Sight Reading: Leonard S. Marcus on picture book covers.
  • ’Tis the season for our annual Holiday High Notes book reviews.
  • From The Guide: Artists and Masterpieces.
  • Cadenza: A librarian imagines patron book requests as haiku.
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  1. […] up October 22, 2012 By Roger Sutton Leave a Comment Lolly just brought me a copy of the November/December Horn Book Magazine and I must say it looks like candy, all chocolate and caramel and cream. Yum. May print never die. […]

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