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.

Returning YA fantasy and sci-fi series

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Four new entries in recommended YA sci-fi and fantasy series.

Nonfiction apps for middle graders

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Four recent iOS nonfiction apps for middle grade and older users.

Picks of the litter

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Four new picture books for preschoolers starring dogs and puppies.

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

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

Five questions for Jonathan Bean

Jonathan Bean

Roger Sutton’s five questions for Jonathan Bean, author/illustrator of Building Our House.

Building books for primary readers

Dreaming Up

Four books for primary readers featuring building and architecture.