Books mentioned in the June 2013 issue of Notes from the Horn Book

Five questions for Ann M. Martin Better to Wish [Family Tree] by Ann M. Martin, Scholastic, 10–14 years. Middle-grade family stories The Thing About Luck by Cynthia Kadohata; illus. by Julia Kuo, Atheneum, 10–14 years. The Romeo and Juliet Code and Romeo Blue by Phoebe Stone, Levine/Scholastic, 10–14 years. One Crazy Summer and P.S. Be […]

From the editor — May 2013

Roger Sutton

Many of the books in this issue of Notes implicitly enjoin us to look up from the page and head out into nature (or, as my mother would say, “put down that book and go out and play!”). As I write this, we’re just coming off of Screen-Free Week, an annual effort in which young […]

Books mentioned in the May 2013 issue of Notes from the Horn Book

Five questions for Emily Jenkins Water in the Park: A Book About Water & the Times of the Day written by Emily Jenkins, illus. by Stephanie Graegin, Schwartz & Wade/Random, 4–7 years. Lemonade in Winter: A Book About Two Kids Counting Money written by Emily Jenkins, illus. by G. Brian Karas, Schwartz & Wade/Random, 4–7 […]

From the editor – April 2013

Roger Sutton

On April 25th, the Horn Book, along with our partners Reach Out and Read and the Cambridge Public Library, is presenting “Fostering Lifelong Learners: Prescribing Books for Early Childhood Education,” a free one-day conference for professionals in ECE (librarians, teachers, daycare providers). The day will begin with a keynote speech by Dr. Robert Needlman, a […]

Books mentioned in the April 2013 issue of Notes from the Horn Book

Five questions for Marilyn Singer Mirror Mirror: A Book of Reversible Verse written by Marilyn Singer, illus. by Josée Masse, Dutton, 5–8 years. Follow Follow: A Book of Reverso Poems written by Marilyn Singer, illus. by Josée Masse, Dial, 5–8 years. A Strange Place to Call Home: The World’s Most Dangerous Habitats & the Animals That Call […]

From the editor – March 2013

Roger Sutton

I hope you can join us on Thursday, April 25th for “Fostering Lifelong Learners,” a one-day conference about early childhood education the Horn Book is co-sponsoring with the Cambridge Public Library and Reach Out and Read. The keynote address will be provided by Dr. Robert Needlman, editor of Dr. Spock’s Baby and Child Care, and […]

Books mentioned in the March 2013 issue of Notes from the Horn Book

Titles featured in the March 2013 issue of Notes from the Horn Book.

Books mentioned in the February 2013 issue of Notes from the Horn Book

Titles featured in the February 2013 issue of Notes from the Horn Book.

From the editor – February 2013

Roger Sutton

Editor in chief Roger Sutton’s editorial from the February 2013 issue of Notes from the Horn Book.

From the Editor – January 2013

Roger Sutton

Editor in chief Roger Sutton’s editorial from the January 2013 issue of Notes from the Horn Book.