Week in Review, June 29th-July 3rd

Week in Review

This week on hbook.com… From the July/August 2015 Special Awards issue of The Horn Book Magazine: Table of Contents Editorial: “What the Survey Doesn’t Say” Profile of 2015 Caldecott Medalist Dan Santat by editor Connie Hsu Profile of 2015 Newbery Medalist Kwame Alexander by poet/teacher Nikki Giovanni “Dream Keepers”: 2015 CSK Author Award acceptance speech […]

Week in Review, June 22nd-26th

Week in Review

This week on hbook.com… From the May/June 2015 Horn Book Magazine Special Issue: Transformations: “Transformers: But Myth Has No Prototype” by Susan Cooper Reviews of the Week: Picture Book: Vegetables in Underwear by Jared Chapman Fiction: Misty [Stanley & Me] by Christine Dencer; illus. by Jessica Meserve Nonfiction: Gordon Parks: How the Photographer Captured 
Black and White […]

Week in Review, June 15th-19th

Week in Review

This week on hbook.com… From the May/June 2015 Horn Book Magazine Special Issue: Transformations: “Transformers: The Power of Storytelling” by Jerry Pinkney Reviews of the Week: Picture Book: Tad and Dad by David Ezra Stein Fiction: Nimona by Noelle Stevenson Nonfiction: The Case for Loving: The Fight for Interracial Marriage by Selina Alko; illus. by 
Sean Qualls and […]

Week in Review, June 8th-12th

Week in Review

This week on hbook.com… Starred reviews coming up in the July/August Horn Book Magazine June’s issue of Notes from the Horn Book: five questions for Ann Bausum on Stonewall, more YA narrative nonfiction, picture books for Father’s Day, summery primary adventures, wacky intermediate audiobooks From the May/June 2015 Horn Book Magazine Special Issue: Transformations: From […]

Week in Review, June 1st-5th

Week in Review

This week on hbook.com… Preview the July/August 2015 issue of The Horn Book Magazine Special Issue: Awards From the May/June 2015 Horn Book Magazine Special Issue: Transformations: Book & Me comics by Charise Mericle Harper “Transformers: Reimagining the World” by Malinda Lo Reviews of the Week: Picture Book: Float by Daniel Miyares Fiction: X: A Novel by […]

Week in Review, May 25th-29th

Week in Review

This week on hbook.com… The 2015 Boston Globe–Horn Book Awards were announced on Wednesday! full press release Horn Book reviews of the Picture Book, Fiction, and Nonfiction Award winners and honor books video and pictures of the announcement made by Roger and Rebecca Stead early-bird registration for the 2015 Horn Book at Simmons Colloquium: Transformations […]

Week in Review, May 18th-22nd

Week in Review

This week on hbook.com… Our 2015 Summer Reading recommendations are here! See what made the cut and download our pretty PDF for easy shopping/library-checking-out (or buy them from our online store)! From the May/June 2015 Horn Book Magazine Special Issue: Transformations: Book & Me comics by Charise Mericle Harper “What Makes a Good Fractured Fairy […]

Week in Review, May 11th-15th

Week in Review

This week on hbook.com… From the May/June 2015 Horn Book Magazine Special Issue: Transformations: Book & Me comics by Charise Mericle Harper “Transformers: Transforming the Classics” by Gareth Hinds May Notes from the Horn Book newsletter: five questions for Last Stop on Market Street illustrator Christian Robinson, more picture books celebrating grandmas, picture-book musician biographies, […]

Week in Review, May 4th-8th

Week in Review

This week on hbook.com… In memory of three-time Caldecott Medalist Marcia Brown From the May/June 2015 Horn Book Magazine Special Issue: Transformations: Book & Me comics by Charise Mericle Harper “Field Notes: Alice, the Transformer” by Monica Edinger (Alice Liddell was born 163 years ago this week!) “Transformers: How Did Snow White Survive in that […]

Week in Review, April 27th-May 1st

Week in Review

This week on hbook.com… From the May/June 2015 Horn Book Magazine Special Issue: Transformations: Table of contents Elissa Gershowitz’s editorial “Plus ça change” “In the Time of Daily Magic,” author Alice Hoffman’s tribute to Edward Eager (and Eager’s own tribute to E. Nesbit) The Harvard Crimson‘s article “For the Kids: Children’s and YA literature in […]