From the Guide: More Mockingbird

in search of mockingbird

The following reviews are from The Horn Book Guide and The Horn Book Guide Online. For information about subscribing to the Guide and the Guide Online, please visit www.hbook.com/subscriber-info. Ellsworth, Loretta In Search of Mockingbird 183 pp. Holt 2007. ISBN 978-0-8050-7236-5 YA Motivated by her late mother’s diary, aspiring writer Erin spontaneously buys a bus […]

Spring Guide now online

We’ve just added the final Spring 2011 Horn Book Guide reviews (1,551 of them!) to the Guide Online database. Take a peek at the newly added titles, authors, and illustrators. Subscribe to the print Guide and Guide Online here.

We’re still waiting for spring in Boston…

  but the Spring 2011 Guide just came in! We can’t stop exclaiming over the gorgeous cover, featuring art from Anita Lobel’s Nini Lost and Found. Kudos to all the Guide goddesses and designer Lolly — and Ms. Lobel, of course.

From the Guide: Good Scientist Books

honey bees

The following reviews are from The Horn Book Guide and The Horn Book Guide Online. To find even more good books about scientists, look to the Guide subject index and the Guide Online fully searchable database. For more information about subscribing to the Guide and the Guide Online, please visit www.hbook.com/subscriber-info. Buchmann, Stephen Honey Bees: […]

HBGO à go-go

The Horn Book Guide online has just posted 349 new reviews of the great, good, and distinctly mediocre.

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.

From the Guide: Good Sports Books

greatest moments in sports

The following reviews are from The Horn Book Guide and The Horn Book Guide Online. To find even more good sports books, look to the Guide subject index and the Guide Online fully searchable database. For more information about subscribing to the Guide and the Guide Online, please visit www.hbook.com/subscriber-info. Berman, Len The Greatest Moments […]

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 […]