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Archives for June 2010

The 2010 Boston Globe-Horn Book Awards

Here they are: Fiction: When You Reach Me by Rebecca Stead (Wendy Lamb Books) Honor books: The Dreamer by Pam Muñoz Ryan; illustrated by Peter Sís (Scholastic) A Conspiracy of Kings by Megan Whalen Turner (Greenwillow) Nonfiction: Marching for Freedom: Walk Together Children and Don’t You Grow Weary by Elizabeth Partridge (Viking) Honor Books: Anne […]

>John Green Dream

>I usually only inflict my dreams on Richard and coworkers but this one was great. I dreamed last night I was reviewing a new book by John Green, and it was terrific. And so John Green:  it was about this college upperclassman who enlisted an impressionable freshman girl in a plan to expose a college […]

>July/August stars

>The following books will receive starred reviews in the July/August issue of the Horn Book Magazine (which, if I do say so myself, is going to be among our classics): Sleepy, Oh So Sleepy by Denise Fleming (Holt) The Village Garage by G. Brian Karas (Ottaviano/Holt) Ship Breaker by Paolo Bacigalupi (Little, Brown) Happy Birthday, […]