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Week in Review: April 11th-15th

Week in Review

This week on hbook.com… Remembering James Cross Giblin Happy 100th Birthday, Beverly Cleary! We’re celebrating with a series of Cleary appreciations from the March/April 2016 Horn Book Magazine and on Out of the Box. Elissa rounds up all the entries in Today’s the day! Happy 100th birthday, Beverly Cleary. Frances Hardinge Talks with Roger Spring […]

Week in Review, April 4th-8th

Week in Review

This week on hbook.com… Preview the May/June 2016 issue of The Horn Book Magazine May/June 2016 Magazine starred reviews Happy 100th Birthday, Beverly Cleary! We’re celebrating with a series of Cleary appreciations from the March/April 2016 Horn Book Magazine. This week’s entries: “Once Upon a Time It Was 1950” by Tony Di Terlizzi Beverly Cleary […]

Week in Review, March 28th-April 1st

Week in Review

This week on hbook.com… To celebrate Roger’s 20th anniversary as The Horn Book’s editor in chief, here are twenty little-known facts about him from his upcoming memoir Sitting in Bertha’s Chair (Update: April Fool! But some of the “facts” are true… See details and Roger’s response) Happy 100th Birthday, Beverly Cleary! We’re celebrating with a […]

Week in Review: March 21st-25th

Week in Review

This week on hbook.com… Have you heard our new podcast? Listen to the fourth (and four-and-a-halfth) episode: 1.4: Special Guest David Hyde Costello and 1.45: Special Material with David Hyde Costello Happy 100th Birthday, Beverly Cleary! We’re celebrating with a series of Cleary appreciations from the March/April 2016 Horn Book Magazine. This week’s entry: “Telling […]

Week in Review, March 14th-March 18th

Week in Review

This week on hbook.com… Have you heard our new podcast? Listen to the third episode 1.3: To Kill a Mockingjay Happy 100th Birthday, Beverly Cleary! We’re celebrating with a series of Cleary appreciations from the March/April 2016 Horn Book Magazine. This week’s entry: “The Real Ramona” by David Reuther Also from the March/April Horn Book […]

Week in Review, March 7th-March 11th

Week in Review

This week on hbook.com… Our new podcast is live! Listen to the first two episodes: 1.1 Social Medias and 1.2 What House Are You? Happy 100th Birthday, Beverly Cleary! We’re celebrating with a series of Cleary appreciations from the March/April 2016 Horn Book Magazine. This week’s entries: “Everyone Needs a Ramona” by Kate Messner “Dear […]

Week in Review, February 29th-March 4th (plus last day of Black History Month 2016)

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. For the final day of February: “A Fine Bookshelf” by Ibi Zoboi (with bonus interview with Rita Williams-Garcia and Edwidge Danticat!) Shortest month of the year #HBBlackHistoryMonth16 […]

Week in Review, February 22nd-26th: Black History Month Week 4

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: 2014 CSK Author Award Acceptance by Rita Williams-Garcia “Following in Their Fathers’ Paths” by Rudine Sims Bishop “Young Dreamers” […]

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 […]