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>Breed update

>Thank yous, please, to Lolly and her able ally Claire, for formatting and uploading the Clara Breed article I referenced the other day. Here it is. Some of Breed’s opinions, such as her implicit (or perhaps cagey) acceptance of the necessity for removal of Japanese-Americans from California for the duration of the war, look complacent in hindsight, but her account is both eye-witnessing and timely–let’s pray it isn’t prescient.

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Roger Sutton has been the editor in chief of The Horn Book, Inc, since 1996. He was previously editor of The Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books and a children's and young adult librarian. He received his M.A. in library science from the University of Chicago in 1982 and a B.A. from Pitzer College in 1978. Follow him on Twitter: @RogerReads.



  1. rindambyers says:

    >Indeed, yes, hope and pray most fervently. It can happen again so easily today among us; it’s scary to think how easily it happened back then. Thanks very, much, again for bringing this lady and her work to my attention. Wow! That’s all I can say, wow!

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