From the editor – April 2013

sutton roger 170x304 From the editor   April 2013On April 25th, the Horn Book, along with our partners Reach Out and Read and the Cambridge Public Library, is presenting “Fostering Lifelong Learners: Prescribing Books for Early Childhood Education,” a free one-day conference for professionals in ECE (librarians, teachers, daycare providers). The day will begin with a keynote speech by Dr. Robert Needlman, a founder of Reach Out and Read and the coauthor of Dr. Spock’s Baby and Child Care, and will include presentations from the Horn Book and our partners about choosing and using books for young children. Anna Dewdney, author-illustrator of the preschool-popular Llama Llama books, will close the conference with a reading. I hope you can come!

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Roger Sutton
Editor in Chief

From the April 2013 issue of Notes from the Horn Book.

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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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