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Baby Evelyn, a friend of Lolly’s, really likes to throw herself into her reading.

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. >I'm sorry, but this looks like cruel baby-as-amusing-prop to me. She has progressive preschool, non-competitive soccer, and suzuki lessons to look forward to for the next few years. Poor little sod.

  2. Roger Sutton says:

    >You think? My grandson at just a few months found this book irresistible, and I hear anecdotes about babies trying to crawl into books all the time. Lighten up.

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