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From the Editor – August 2016

Roger_EdBriant_191x300I invite you to join The Horn Book and Simmons College for the seventh annual Horn Book at Simmons Colloquium, to be held at Simmons College in Boston on October 1st. Our theme this year is “Out of the Box,” as we join with the recipients of the 2016 Boston Globe–Horn Book Awards to look at ways books for youth resist, evade, and confound our attempts to box them in by genre, classification, or audience. Sign up now for the early-bird price; all attendees will also receive free admission to our swanky awards ceremony and party the night before where we will honor our BGHB winners.

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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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