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Week in Review, October 9th-13th

This week on… BGHB and HBAS celebration coverage: October 6th Boston Globe–Horn Book Awards ceremony timeline Horn Book at Simmons Colloquium: “Resistance: Children’s Books in Troubled Times” timeline 2017 BGHB weekend photo slideshow From the September/October 2017 issue of The Horn Book Magazine: Melissa Sweet’s 2017 Zena Sutherland lecture: “To Inform and Delight: The […]

Week in Review, October 2nd-6th

This week on November/December 2017 Horn Book Magazine starred reviews Reviews of the Week: Picture Book: Welcome: A Mo Willems Guide for New Arrivals by Mo Willems Fiction: Jasmine Toguchi: Mochi Queen by Debbi Michiko Florence; illus. by Elizabet Vuković Nonfiction: Danza!: Amalia Hernández and El Ballet Folklórico de México by Duncan Tonatiuh Poetry: […]

Week in Review, September 25th – 29th

This week on… Gallery of Horn Book Magazine covers by BGHB winners and honorees Ryan T. Higgins Talks with Roger Reviews of the Week: Picture Book: Home in the Rain by Bob Graham Fiction: You Bring the Distant Near by Mitali Perkins Nonfiction: Muddy: The Story of Blues Legend Muddy Waters by Michael Mahin; illus. by […]

Week in Review, September 18th – 22nd

This week on… From the September/October 2017 Horn Book Magazine: BGHB at 50: “The Adventures of Sparrowboy” by Carole Boston Weatherford “Looking for Queer Girls on the Shelves” by E. M. Kokie Jon J Muth Talks with Roger Fall 2017 Publishers’ Previews: Michelle Cuevas, Patrick Ness, Dan Santat, Shelley Johannes, Sherri Duskey Rinker & […]

Week in Review, September 11th – 15th

This week on… September 2017 issue of Notes from the Horn Book: 5Q for Anne Quirk on The Good Fight, history nonfiction audiobooks, picture books full of back-to-school silliness, new chapter-book friends, YA about school as a source of (or break from) anxiety Reviews of the Week: Picture Book: Why Am I Me? by Paige […]

Week in Review, September 4th – 8th

This week on… Alan Gratz Talks with Roger about Refugee July/August 2017 Horn Book Magazine Publishers’ Previews: Debut Authors interviews: J.C. Geiger, Nic Stone, Karina Yan Glaser, Nidhi Chanani, Jessica Townsend, and Gillian French. Reviews of the Week: Picture Book: Say Zoop! by Hervé Tullet Fiction: Landscape with Invisible Hand by M. T. Anderson Nonfiction: How […]

Week in Review, August 28th – September 1st

This week on… September/October 2017 Horn Book Magazine Table of Contents, Editorial: “The Incomparable Robin Smith,” and Letters to the Editor Back-to-School Week 5Q for Andrew Clements on The Losers Club Recommended Reading Class Notes Extracurricular Activities Lolly’s Classroom Back in Session 2016–2017 Yearbook Superlatives Reviews of the Week: Picture Book: Another Way to Climb […]

Week in Review, August 21st – 25th

This week on… Simon Pulse/Aladdin Books Publisher Mara Anastas Talks with Roger August 2017 Back-to-School Edition of The Horn Book Herald: 5Q for Andrew Clements on The Losers Club, Recommended Reading, Class Notes, and Extracurricular Activities Summer 2017 Board Book Roundup: new board books tackling concepts big and small Reviews of the Week: Picture […]

Week in Review, August 14th – 18th

This week on… This week’s featured BGHB reminiscence: “Seeing the Grey: Reading Molly Bang’s The Grey Lady and the Strawberry Snatcher with Children” by Megan Dowd Lambert Reviews of the Week: Picture Book: The Little Red Cat Who Ran Away and Learned His ABC’s (the Hard Way) by Patrick McDonnell Fiction: It All Comes Down to […]

Week in Review, August 7th – 11th

This week on… From the May/June 2017 issue of The Horn Book Magazine: Special Issue: Humor: “A Quick Way to Die: Humor in Translation” by Julia Marshall August issue of Notes from the Horn Book: Five questions for author Mitali Perkins, YA about changing sibling relationships, “WAHOO!”-worthy concept books, dynamic-duo easy readers, and intermediate […]