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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. Anonymous says:

    >I love that you asked him what he was going to wear.

  2. GraceAnne LadyHawk says:

    >It was a great interview, Roger, and I enjoyed it mightily. I hope to meet the man himself this Saturday at Books of Wonder, because I love his new Blueberry Girl beyond counting.

  3. >Nice piece, but doesn’t Mr. Gaiman live in Minnesota?

  4. Roger Sutton says:

    >Nope, near it but not in it.

  5. Anonymous says:

    >Great interview, Roger. And how ballsy of you was it to diss SLJ in an interview they have to pay you for and print in their magazine?

  6. Roger Sutton says:

    >Nah, SLJ has always liked to keep things lively. Happy to help.

  7. chellej says:

    >Great interview. I’ve always looked up to librarians for their gowns.

  8. >This interview makes me very very happy. Like the sun coming out after a storm: so nice to hear sensible and funny perspectives on the Newbery.

  9. Anonymous says:

    >Thank you for this. You’ve redeemed SLJ’s really disastrous coverage of this year’s Newbery.

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