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Week in Review, October 24th-28th

Week in Review

This week on hbook.com… From the November/December 2016 issue of The Horn Book Magazine: “Decolonizing Nostalgia: When Historical Fiction Betrays Readers of Color” by Sarah Hannah Gómez October’s Nonfiction Notes newsletter: presidential biographies, domestic animals, natural resources at risk, personal and global economics, blood and gore (for Halloween!) Melissa Sweet Talks with Roger Reviews of […]

Week in Review: October 17th-21st

Week in Review

This week on hbook.com… We had a blast at Boston Book Festival — and we’ve got the pics to prove it! See any familiar faces? Over on Twitter, author/illustrator Tom Lichtenheld has some advice for the presidential candidates… Reviews of the Week: Picture Book: Return by Aaron Becker — plus a Q&A for the author/illustrator Fiction: […]

Week in Review, October 10th-14th

Week in Review

This week on hbook.com… We’ll be at Boston Book Festival tomorrow! Stop by booth #61 and say hi — and pick up Horn Book swag! Mag editor Elissa Gershowitz will also be hosting Jon Klassen’s children’s lit keynote at 10:30 am. In honor of the 100th anniversary of the opening of Bertha Mahony Miller’s Bookshop […]

Week in Review, October 3rd-7th

Week in Review

This week on hbook.com… Last Friday we celebrated the Boston Globe–Horn Book Awards ceremony, followed by the Horn Book at Simmons Colloquium on Saturday. We had a fantastic time! Thanks to all who attended; mark your calendars for October 6th and 7th for next year’s events. Highlights from the 2016 BGHB/HBAS celebration: BGHB and HBAS […]

Week in Review, September 26th-30th

Week in Review

This week on hbook.com… Tonight is the Boston Globe–Horn Book Awards ceremony (it’s like our Oscars and National Book Awards rolled into one), followed by tomorrow’s Horn Book at Simmons Colloquium. If you can’t make it to Boston, follow @HornBook and look for the hashtags #BGHB16 #HBAS16 all weekend. Can you tell we’re excited? Get […]

Week in Review, September 19th-23rd

Week in Review

This week on hbook.com… Monika Schröder Talks with Roger From the September/October 2016 Horn Book Magazine: Fall 2016 Publishers’ Previews featuring Adam Gidwitz, Brian Won, Laurie Halse Anderson, Sharon Creech, Helen & Thomas Docherty, Robin Roe, Brendan Wenzel, Ed Vere, Kevin Sands, Jennifer Mathieu Reviews of the Week: Picture Book: Rescue Squad No. 9 by Mike […]

Week in Review, September 12th-16th

Week in Review

This week on hbook.com… NEW: Introducing our bouncing baby blog, Family Reading! From the September/October 2016 issue of The Horn Book Magazine: Marilyn Nelson’s Zena Sutherland Lecture: “How I Discovered Young Adult Poetry” September’s Notes from the Horn Book: 5Q for Vera Brosgol, picture books behaving badly, chapter books about interspecies friendships, middle-grade graphic novels, […]

Week in Review, September 5th-9th

Week in Review

This week on hbook.com… RIP Anna Dewdney, 1965–2016 Calling Caldecott is back! Which books do you want to see CC cover this year? From the September/October 2016 issue of The Horn Book Magazine: “A Second Look: Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry” by Kekla Magoon Reviews of the Week: Picture Book: Goodbye Summer, 
Hello Autumn by […]

Week in Review, August 29-September 2

Week in Review

This week on hbook.com… Horn Book at Simmons 2016 full program… and sale! New Horn Book family blog — we have a name! September/October 2016 Horn Book Magazine Table of Contents Roger’s September/October Horn Book Magazine editorial: “Unboxing” Summer Board Book Roundup Charlie at 50 and RIP Gene Wilder Reviews of the Week: Picture Book: […]

Week in Review, August 22nd-26th

Week in Review

This week on hbook.com… “What Makes a Good School Story?” newsletter featuring 5Q for Adam Rex and Christian Robinson and recommended picture book, primary, intermediate, middle-school, and high-school stories From the September/October 2016 issue of The Horn Book Magazine: “From the Guide: First-Day-of-School Picture Books” Jewell Parker Rhodes Talks with Roger John Steptoe’s 1987 Boston […]