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From the Editor – June 2016

Roger_EdBriant_191x300We’ve just announced the 2016 Boston Globe–Horn Book Awardsand via video no less! — the fiftieth time we’ve done so (which is a lot if not quite enough to constitute a fiftieth anniversary; ask a math teacher). The awards will be conferred in a ceremony on September 30th in Boston at Simmons College and will be followed the next day by the Horn Book at Simmons Colloquium, itself celebrating its seventh year. The Horn Book and Simmons’s Center for the Study of Children’s Literature are already putting our heads together to make it a great day, and we will keep you posted on the details.

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Roger Sutton
Editor in Chief

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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