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New Guide Online reviews

The Spring 2011 Horn Book Guide, covering books published from July to December 2010, will be out in April. Get a sneak peek over at our website, where we’ve added 349 reviews to the Guide Online.

Spring Guide preview!

The Spring 2011 Horn Book Guide will be published in April — but you can get a sneak peek now. We’ve just updated the Guide Online database with 209 new reviews of titles published from July to December 2010.

New Guide reviews

The Horn Book Guide Online has just added 290 new reviews for your reading pleasure. Also, beginning in January, the Magazine will be including a supplement of Guide reviews, selected from the last two years, in each issue. Up first we feature reviews of recommended sports books to accompany Dean Schneider’s article “What Makes a […]

She’ll be swell, she’ll be great . . .

  . . . and she’s got SLJ on her plate! Today Chelsey Philpot becomes the former editorial assistant at the Horn Book Guide as she begins her reign as assistant editor for School Library Journal‘s book review section and managing editor for the Second Helpings newsletter. We sent Chelsey off to New York with […]

>More Guide reviews

>We have just uploaded some five hundred new reviews to the Horn Book Guide Online, check it out. And I’ve just finished proofreading the preschool section of the forthcoming (print) edition of the Guide. Lots of go-to-sleep books, along with the apparently unstoppable flood of Mommy/Daddy-Love-You-More-than-Anyone-Has-Been-Loved, Ever (and you had better love him/her right back) […]

>More more more

>than 400 reviews of Spring 2010 books have been added to the Horn Book Guide Online.

>More, more, more

>1,288 new reviews added to the Horn Book Guide Online. How do you like it? How do you like it?

>Count ’em, 669

>Previewing the Spring 2010 print edition of The Horn Book Guide, that’s the number of new reviews just added to the Horn Book Guide Online. Check it out.

>Always Lots of Heinies at the Zoo and 652 more

>Elissa, Kitty and Chelsey have achieved their first step toward world domination with the release of the latest quarterly update to the Guide Online. We have a very nice new page designed by Lolly, and you’ll notice that you can now access lists of the authors and titles of the 653 books newly reviewed. We […]

>The breadth of children’s literature

>It’s a wide world, all right. I’m editing Guide reviews this week and got conceptual whiplash when I hit these two picture book reviews in a row: Harriet Dancing, by Ruth Symes and Caroline Jayne Church. “A hedgehog’s feelings are hurt when the dancing butterflies won’t let her join in.” Giant Meatball, by Robert Weinstock. […]