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Roger Sutton About Roger Sutton

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. Julie Larios says:

    >Well, that was great fun – mockingbirds from California to Tennessee to Baja to the Galapagos! Thanks, Roger.

    I just got the audio book of Sissy Spacek reading To Kill a Mockingbird and recommend it whole-heartedly.

  2. Anonymous says:

    >That was splendid, thanks.

  3. >for 367 more mockingbirds explore this:
    mahvelous resource!

  4. >Hi Roger –
    Just saw Obama’s first 100 days Facebook-style and thought you might like:

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