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Week in Review, February 15th-19th: Black History Month Week 3

Week in Review

This week on hbook.com… Black History Month For Black History Month, we’ve selected articles by and/or about African American children’s book luminaries — one a day throughout February, with a roundup on Fridays. This week’s selections: “Who Can Tell My Story” and “Dream Keepers” (2015 Coretta Scott King Author Award Acceptance) by Jacqueline Woodson three […]

Week in Review, February 8th-12th: Black History Month Week 2

Week in Review

This week on hbook.com… Black History Month For Black History Month, we’ve selected articles by and/or about African American children’s book luminaries — one a day throughout February, with a roundup on Fridays. This week’s selections: “Decolonizing the Imagination” by Zetta Elliott “The Dillons on the Dillons” by Leo, Diane, and Lee Dillon “The Changing […]

Week in Review, February 1st-5th: Black History Month Week 1

Week in Review

This week on hbook.com… Black History Month For Black History Month, we’ve selected articles by and/or about African American children’s book luminaries — one a day throughout February, with a roundup on Fridays. This week’s selections: Black History Month 2016 at The Horn Book introduction “Mind the Gaps: Books for ALL Young Readers” by Vaunda […]

Week in Review, January 25th-29th

Week in Review

This week on hbook.com… January’s Horn Book Herald, special 2016 ALA Awards edition: 5Q for Jerry Pinkney, our reviews of honored books, and lots of web extras January’s Nonfiction Notes: Immigration; customs and lifestyles; inspiring athletes; investigating crime; psychology and mindfulness Reviews of the Week: Picture Book: The Red Hat by David Teague; 
illus. by Antoinette […]

Week in Review, January 18th-22nd

Week in Review

This week on hbook.com… From the Guide: Spanish-Language and Bilingual Books We’re on Pinterest — come say hi and see our boards! Reviews of the Week: Picture Book: Murphy in the City by Alice Provensen Fiction: Ling & Ting: Together in All Weather by Grace Lin Nonfiction: Amazing Places selected by Lee Bennett Hopkins; illus. by Chris […]

Week in Review, January 11th-15th

Week in Review

This week on hbook.com… Horn Book reviews of the 2016 ALA YMA winners and honor books including Caldecott, Newbery, CSK Author and Illustrator Awards, Belpré, Printz, Sibert, Geisel, Batchelder, and more Photos from the 2016 ALA Midwinter conference January Notes from the Horn Book: 5Q for Barbara McClintock, movin’ and groovin’ picture books, PS nonfiction […]

Week in Review, January 4th-8th

Week in Review

This week on hbook.com… Roger announces the 2016 Scott O’Dell Award for Historical Fiction And the 2016 Calling Caldecott winners are… All 2015 Boston Globe-Horn Book Awards acceptance speeches and Susan Cooper’s keynote speech (“The World That Changes“) are now available online! January/February 2016 Horn Book Magazine table of contents, including editorial “Climbing the Walls“ […]

Week in Review, December 28th-31st

Week in Review

This week on hbook.com… We wish you a happy, healthy, and well-read New Year! A look back at The Horn Book’s highlights of 2015 Calling Caldecott begins voting on Monday, January 4th! Reviews of the Week: Picture Book: On the Ball by Brian Pinkney Fiction: City of Halves by Lucy Inglis Nonfiction: Game Changer: John McLendon […]

Week in Review, December 21st-24th

Week in Review

This week on hbook.com… From the January/February 2016 Horn Book Magazine: “The Writer’s Page: On Writing the American Familia“ by Meg Medina “What Can Data Tell Us?: An Agent’s Thoughts on the 2015 Nielsen Children’s Book Summit” by Stephen Barbara Marieke Nijkamp Talks with Roger Reviews of the Week: Picture Book: Samurai Santa: A Very […]

Week in Review, December 14th-18th

Week in Review

This week on hbook.com… From the January/February 2016 Horn Book Magazine: “Shelf Lives: From Bookseller to Bestseller” by Abby McGanney Nolan David Fickling Talks with Roger Reviews of the Week: Picture Book: The Plan by Alison Paul; illus. by Barbara Lehman Fiction: Orbiting Jupiter by Gary D. Schmidt Nonfiction: W Is for Webster: Noah Webster and His American […]