Subscribe to The Horn Book

Week in Review, July 11th-15th

Week in Review

This week on hbook.com… We’re celebrating the 2016 ALA Youth Media Award–winning authors and illustrators!  Mind the Gap Awards: the books that didn’t win at ALA Reviews of 2016 Mind the Gap Award winners See all of our 2016 ALA coverage here. July’s Notes: 5Q for Lauren Wolk, middle-grade historical fiction, preschool books about milestones, […]

Week in Review, July 4th-8th

Week in Review

This week on hbook.com… We’re celebrating the 2016 ALA Youth Media Award–winning authors and illustrators!  “2015 in Review: The Year in Words” by Elizabeth Bird “2015 in Review: The Year in Pictures” by Julie Danielson “2016 Mind the Gap Awards“: the books that didn’t win at ALA “ALA and Harry Potter” and “ALA Extras” on […]

Week in Review: June 27th-July 1st

Week in Review

This week on hbook.com… All week we’ve been celebrating the 2016 ALA Youth Media Award–winning authors and illustrators. Here are the winners’ acceptance speeches and profiles; stay tuned for more next week! Matt de la Peña’s Newbery acceptance speech for Last Stop on Market Street Profile of Matt de la Peña by Jennifer Buehler “Becoming […]

Week in Review, June 20th-24th

Week in Review

This week on hbook.com… Christopher Myers’s powerful essay “Orlando”: “We walk in, by ones or twos, flash IDs, and smiles. If you are lucky the dance floor is already crowded and you can simply slip between the sounds, into the movement…” From the July/August Horn Book Magazine: Table of Contents Roger Sutton’s editorial “Last Stop, […]

Week in Review, June 13th-17th

Week in Review

This week on hbook.com… We were saddened to learn of author Lois Duncan’s death this week. Roger remembers her For LGBT Pride Month, we’re highlighting articles about LGBTQIA+ characters and children’s book luminaries — one a day throughout June. This week’s picks: “Transformers: Reimagining the World” by Malinda Lo (May/June 2015 Horn Book Magazine: Special […]

Week in Review, June 6th-10th

Week in Review

This week on hbook.com… For LGBT Pride Month, we’re highlighting articles about LGBTQIA+ characters and children’s book luminaries — one a day throughout June. This week’s picks: “Five Gay Picture-Book Prodigies and the Difference They’ve Made” by Barbara Bader (March/April 2015 Horn Book Magazine) Editorial: “The Difference That Made Them” by Roger Sutton (March/April 2015 […]

Week in Review: May 30th-June 3rd

Week in Review

This week on hbook.com… Yesterday, June 2nd, Horn Book editor in chief Roger Sutton and The Boston Globe’s managing director Linda Pizutti Henry announced the 2016 Boston Globe–Horn Book Award winners via video (for the first time!). Read the full press release and The Horn Book’s reviews of the winners. We’ll be at Hubbub Fest […]

Week in Review, May 23th-27th

Week in Review

This week on hbook.com… The countdown has begun! 2016’s Boston Globe-Horn Book Award winners will be announced — via video for the first time! — by Horn Book editor in chief Roger Sutton and Linda Pizzuti Henry, managing director of the Boston Globe, at 11 a.m. Thursday, June 2nd From the May/June 2016 Special Issue […]

Week in Review, May 16th-20th

Week in Review

This week on hbook.com… Our 2016 Summer Reading List is out! Head on over to the annotated list to read why we love these titles, then download the PDF to take with you to the library or bookstore To accompany the May/June 2016 Special Issue of The Horn Book Magazine: Collaborations, a great Classic Horn […]

Week in Review, May 9th-13th

Week in Review

This week on hbook.com… Our 2016 Summer Reading List is out! Head on over to the annotated list to read why we love these titles, then download the PDF to take with you to the library or bookstore To accompany the May/June 2016 Special Issue of The Horn Book Magazine: Collaborations, a gem from our […]