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Fall 2017 Publishers’ Preview: Five Questions for Sherri Duskey Rinker & John Rocco

This interview originally appeared in the September/October 2017 Horn Book Magazine as part of the Fall Publishers’ Preview, an advertising supplement that allows participating publishers a chance to each highlight a book from its current list. They choose the books; we ask the questions. Sponsored by Big Machines: The Story of Virginia Lee Burton relates […]


I’ve been struggling with this book for a while. There’s a lot to love about it, but what I’m not in love with is how Rocco has drawn the central characters. Is this just a personal dislike or is it actually a problem with the book? I don’t love beans, but that doesn’t make succotash […]