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Week in Review, September 18th – 22nd

This week on hbook.com… From the September/October 2017 Horn Book Magazine: BGHB at 50: “The Adventures of Sparrowboy” by Carole Boston Weatherford “Looking for Queer Girls on the Shelves” by E. M. Kokie Jon J Muth Talks with Roger Fall 2017 Publishers’ Previews: Michelle Cuevas, Patrick Ness, Dan Santat, Shelley Johannes, Sherri Duskey Rinker & […]

Week in Review, September 11th – 15th

This week on hbook.com… September 2017 issue of Notes from the Horn Book: 5Q for Anne Quirk on The Good Fight, history nonfiction audiobooks, picture books full of back-to-school silliness, new chapter-book friends, YA about school as a source of (or break from) anxiety Reviews of the Week: Picture Book: Why Am I Me? by Paige […]

Week in Review, September 4th – 8th

This week on hbook.com… Alan Gratz Talks with Roger about Refugee July/August 2017 Horn Book Magazine Publishers’ Previews: Debut Authors interviews: J.C. Geiger, Nic Stone, Karina Yan Glaser, Nidhi Chanani, Jessica Townsend, and Gillian French. Reviews of the Week: Picture Book: Say Zoop! by Hervé Tullet Fiction: Landscape with Invisible Hand by M. T. Anderson Nonfiction: How […]

Week in Review, August 28th – September 1st

This week on hbook.com… September/October 2017 Horn Book Magazine Table of Contents, Editorial: “The Incomparable Robin Smith,” and Letters to the Editor Back-to-School Week 5Q for Andrew Clements on The Losers Club Recommended Reading Class Notes Extracurricular Activities Lolly’s Classroom Back in Session 2016–2017 Yearbook Superlatives Reviews of the Week: Picture Book: Another Way to Climb […]

Week in Review, August 21st – 25th

This week on hbook.com… Simon Pulse/Aladdin Books Publisher Mara Anastas Talks with Roger August 2017 Back-to-School Edition of The Horn Book Herald: 5Q for Andrew Clements on The Losers Club, Recommended Reading, Class Notes, and Extracurricular Activities Summer 2017 Board Book Roundup: new board books tackling concepts big and small Reviews of the Week: Picture […]

Week in Review, August 14th – 18th

This week on hbook.com… This week’s featured BGHB reminiscence: “Seeing the Grey: Reading Molly Bang’s The Grey Lady and the Strawberry Snatcher with Children” by Megan Dowd Lambert Reviews of the Week: Picture Book: The Little Red Cat Who Ran Away and Learned His ABC’s (the Hard Way) by Patrick McDonnell Fiction: It All Comes Down to […]

Week in Review, August 7th – 11th

This week on hbook.com… From the May/June 2017 issue of The Horn Book Magazine: Special Issue: Humor: “A Quick Way to Die: Humor in Translation” by Julia Marshall August issue of Notes from the Horn Book: Five questions for author Mitali Perkins, YA about changing sibling relationships, “WAHOO!”-worthy concept books, dynamic-duo easy readers, and intermediate […]

Week in Review, July 31st – August 4th

This week on hbook.com… Preview the September/October 2017 issue of The Horn Book Magazine September/October starred reviews For our BGHB at 50 celebration: Five questions for 2016 BGHB Committee Chair Joanna Rudge Long Reviews of the Week: Picture Book: Bulldozer Helps Out by Candace Fleming; illus. by Eric Rohmann Fiction: The Emperor’s Ostrich by Julie Berry Nonfiction: […]

Week in Review, July 24th-28th

This week on hbook.com… For our BGHB at 50 celebration: Sherman Alexie’s 2008 BGHB Fiction Award speech for The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian Reviews of the Week: Picture Book: Now by Antoinette Portis Fiction: Saints and Misfits by S. K. Ali Nonfiction: Take a Picture of Me, James VanDerZee! by Andrea J. Loney; illus. […]

Week in Review, July 17th-21st

This week on hbook.com… From the July/August 2017 issue of The Horn Book Magazine: BGHB at 50: “Who’s Afraid of Virginia Hamilton?: M. C. Higgins, the Great“ by Kathleen T. Horning Reviews of the Week: Picture Book: The Fox Wish by Kimiko Aman; illus. by Komako Sakai Fiction: Charlie & Mouse by Laurel Snyder; illus. by Emily […]