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Archives for 1981

Horn Book Fanfare 1981

Best books of 1981 Chosen annually by our editors, Fanfare is The Horn Book Magazine’s selection of the best children’s and young adult books of the year. Picture Books A Farmer’s Alphabet written and illustrated by Mary Azarian (Godine) Where the Buffaloes Begin written by Olaf Baker, illustrated by Stephen Gammell (Warne) On Market Street […]

Ah, Sweet Rememory!

by Virginia Hamilton Rememory is a “reword” out of my past. It is not poetic license but a volunteer, like a self-sown seed come forth unbidden. A given. I was fourteen, and I met a dashing fellow who told me he wasn’t much on names, but he had a perfect rememory of my smile (i.e., […]

Review of Outside Over There

Outside Over There by Maurice Sendak; illus. by the author Primary, Intermediate     Harper     48 pp. 4/81     0-06-025523-4     $12.95 Library ed. 0-06-025524-2 Of his “self-styled picture-book trilogy” Maurice Sendak says, “They are all variations on the same theme: how children master various feelings — anger, boredom, fear, frustration, jealousy — and manage to come to grips […]