Week in Review, January 5th-9th

Week in Review

This week on hbook.com… All 2014 BGHB Award acceptance speeches From the January/February issue of The Horn Book Magazine: Barbara Bader’s “A Second Look: The Planet of Junior Brown“ Upcoming kidlit events in the Boston area Reviews of the Week: Picture Book: First Snow by Peter McCarty Fiction: The Darkest Part of the Forest by […]

Week in Review, December 29th-January 2nd

Week in Review

This week on hbook.com… Happy New Year! See some highlights from The Horn Book’s year in “2014 in review” Take a peek at the January/February 2015 Horn Book Magazine January/February 2015 Editorial: “Why #WNDB” Reviews of the Week: Picture Book: Firebird: Ballerina Misty Copeland 
Shows a Young Girl How to 
Dance like the Firebird by […]

Week in Review, December 22nd-26th

Week in Review

This week on hbook.com… Reviews of the Week: Picture Book: I Know an Old Lady Who 
Swallowed a Dreidel by Caryn Yacowitz; 
illus. by David Slonim Fiction: My True Love Gave to Me: Twelve Holiday Stories edited by Stephanie Perkins Nonfiction: Unbroken: An Olympian’s Journey from 
Airman to Castaway to Captive by Laura Hillenbrand; 
adapted by […]

Week in Review, December 15th-19th

Week in Review

This week on hbook.com… Comics legend Stan Lee Talks with Roger Reviews of the Week: Picture Book: Blizzard by John Rocco Fiction: Tell Me Again How a Crush Should Feel by Sara Farizan Nonfiction: The Next Wave: The Quest to Harness the Power of 
the Oceans [Scientists in the Field] by Elizabeth Rusch Read Roger: “Everything must […]

Week in Review, December 8th-12th

Week in Review

This week on hbook.com…  December’s Notes from the Horn Book: Special Issue: Fanfare! Reviews of the Week: Picture Book: What There Is Before 
There Is Anything There: A Scary Story by Liniers — plus a Q&A for the author/illustrator Fiction: Murilla Gorilla and the Hammock Problem by Jennifer Lloyd; illus. by Jacqui Lee Folklore: My Grandfather’s Coat […]

Week in Review, December 1st-5th

Week in Review

This week on hbook.com… Horn Book Fanfare, our choices for the best books of 2014 Starred reviews coming in the January/February 2015 Horn Book Magazine January/February 2015 Horn Book Magazine preview Reviews of the Week: Picture Book: Flora and the Penguin by Molly Idle Fiction: Gracefully Grayson by Ami Polonsky Nonfiction: The Right Word: Roget and […]

Week in Review, November 24th-28th

Week in Review

This week on hbook.com… The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 1 movie review November’s Nonfiction Notes: social change, how things work, indigenous cultures, geography and maps, medicine and the human body Reviews of the Week: Picture Book: A Perfectly Messed-Up Story by Patrick McDonnell Fiction: Nuts to You by Lynne Rae Perkins Nonfiction: Little Melba and 
Her Big […]

Week in Review, November 17th-21st

Week in Review

This week on hbook.com… Naomi Shihab Nye Talks With Roger Jim Arnosky’s “Remembering Trina Schart Hyman” on the tenth anniversary of her death Congratulations to Jacqueline Woodson on her National Book Award for Brown Girl Dreaming! Here’s our starred review. Reviews of the Week: Picture Book: The Book with No Pictures by B. J. Novak […]

Week in Review, November 10th-14th

Week in Review

This week on hbook.com… November’s Notes from the Horn Book: 5Q for Sharon G. Flake, more wacky middle-grade adventures, pals in new picture books, around-the-world primary and intermediate, YA nonfiction about social justice Reviews of the Week: Picture Book: The Way to the Zoo by John Burningham Fiction: The Red Pencil by Andrea Davis Pinkney; illus. […]

Week in Review, November 3rd-7th

Week in Review

This week on hbook.com… From the November/December 2014 issue of The Horn Book Magazine: Writer’s Page: “Beyond the Magically (Dis)abled” by Cammie McGovern Field Notes: “What Happened to the Frog?” by Jonathan Hunt “Girls in Towers” by Margaret Willey Reviews of the Week: Picture Book: The Farmer and the Clown by Marla Frazee Fiction: Unstoppable Octobia […]