Horn Book Fanfare 1986

Best books of 1986 Chosen annually by our editors, Fanfare is The Horn Book Magazine’s selection of the best children’s and young adult books of the year. Picture Books The Selkie Girl retold by Susan Cooper, illustrated by Warwick Hutton (McElderry) Not So Fast Songololo written and illustrated by Niki Daly (McElderry) Pigs from A […]

Horn Book Fanfare 1985

Best books of 1985 Chosen annually by our editors, Fanfare is The Horn Book Magazine’s selection of the best children’s and young adult books of the year. Picture Books The Paper Crane written and illustrated by Molly Bang (Greenwillow) Gorilla written and illustrated by Anthony Browne (Knopf) The Very Busy Spider written and illustrated by […]

Horn Book Fanfare 1984

Best books of 1984 Chosen annually by our editors, Fanfare is The Horn Book Magazine’s selection of the best children’s and young adult books of the year. Picture Books Spirit Child: A Story of the Nativity translated by John Bierhorst, illustrated by Barbara Cooney (Morrow) How My Parents Learned to Eat written by Ina R. […]

Horn Book Fanfare 1983

Best books of 1983 Chosen annually by our editors, Fanfare is The Horn Book Magazine’s selection of the best children’s and young adult books of the year. Picture Books The Baby’s Catalogue written and illustrated by Janet and Allan Ahlberg (Atlantic-Little) The Best Town in the World written by Byrd Baylor, illustrated by Ronald Himler […]

Horn Book Fanfare 1982

Best books of 1982 Chosen annually by our editors, Fanfare is The Horn Book Magazine’s selection of the best children’s and young adult books of the year. Picture Books Anno’s Britain written and illustrated by Mitsumasa Anno (Philomel) Shadow written by Blaise Cendrars, translated and illustrated by Marcia Brown (Scribner) Miss Rumphius written and illustrated […]

Horn Book Fanfare 1981

Best books of 1981 Chosen annually by our editors, Fanfare is The Horn Book Magazine’s selection of the best children’s and young adult books of the year. Picture Books A Farmer’s Alphabet written and illustrated by Mary Azarian (Godine) Where the Buffaloes Begin written by Olaf Baker, illustrated by Stephen Gammell (Warne) On Market Street […]

Horn Book Fanfare 1980

Best books of 1980 Chosen annually by our editors, Fanfare is The Horn Book Magazine’s selection of the best children’s and young adult books of the year. Picture Books Anno’s Italy illustrated by Mitsumasa Anno (Philomel) The Three Little Pigs illustrated by Erik Blegvad (Atheneum/McElderry) My Friend Jacob written by Lucille Clifton, illustrated by Thomas […]

Horn Book Fanfare 1979

Best books of 1979 Chosen annually by our editors, Fanfare is The Horn Book Magazine’s selection of the best children’s and young adult books of the year. Picture Books Why the Tides Ebb and Flow written by Joan Chase Bowden, illustrated by Marc Brown (Houghton) King Krakus and the Dragon written and illustrated by Janina […]

Horn Book Fanfare 1978

Best books of 1978 Chosen annually by our editors, Fanfare is The Horn Book Magazine’s selection of the best children’s and young adult books of the year. Picture Books Anno’s Journey written and illustrated by Mitsumasa Anno (Collins-World) The Snowman written and illustrated by Raymond Briggs (Random) Time to Get Out of the Bath, Shirley […]

Horn Book Fanfare 1977

Best books of 1977 Chosen annually by our editors, Fanfare is The Horn Book Magazine’s selection of the best children’s and young adult books of the year. Picture Books Who’s in Rabbit’s House? retold by Verna Aardema, illustrated by Leo and Diane Dillon (Dial) Anno’s Counting Book written and illustrated by Mitsumasa Anno (Crowell) Come […]