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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 […]

Week in Review, August 15th-18th

Week in Review

This week on hbook.com… Roger’s Paper Doll Bow Ties: For Roger’s twentieth anniversary as The Horn Book’s editor in chief, we asked some of his favorite illustrators to decorate his favorite fashion item. Now you can, too! Kelly Barnhill Talks with Roger Reviews of the Week: Picture Book: The Not So Quiet Library by Zachariah OHora […]

Week in Review, August 8th-12th

Week in Review

This week on hbook.com… August 2016 Notes from the Horn Book newsletter: five questions for Rep. John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, and Nate Lewis on March, more YA nonfiction about historical crossroads, picture books about good dogs with bad habits, welcoming new easy readers and chapter books, and intermediate books starring plucky protagonists From the July/August […]

Week in Review, August 1st-5th

Week in Review

This week on hbook.com… It’s Fan Week at The Horn Book! We’ve been celebrating our favorite authors and fandoms, fan culture and creations, and author/fan engagement all week. Click here to see lots (and we mean LOTS) of love for Harry Potter, The Hunger Games, Neil Gaiman, Susan Cooper, Rainbow Rowell, Philip Pullman, The Baby-Sitters […]

Week in Review, July 25th-29th

Week in Review

This week on hbook.com… From the July/August 2016 Horn Book Magazine: “From the Guide: Celebrating Music” Reviews of the Week: Picture Book: Follow the Moon Home: A Tale of One Idea, Twenty Kids, and a Hundred Sea Turtles by Philippe Cousteau and Deborah Hopkinson; illus. by Meilo So Fiction: Look Out for the Fitzgerald-Trouts by Esta Spalding; […]