June’s Notes is here!

In June’s edition of Notes from the Horn Book, we ask historian Don Mitchell about researching his new book The Freedom Summer Murders. You’ll also find

• more nonfiction about Freedom Summer and Black History
• new going-to-bed books
• wacky intermediate sci-fi
• graphic novels for middle schoolers

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Katie Bircher About Katie Bircher

Katie Bircher, assistant editor at The Horn Book, Inc., is a former bookseller and holds an MA in children's literature from Simmons College.

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