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>Grandchildren are important

>if only for the way that, posed correctly, they can take thirty pounds off a guy.

photo by Richard Asch
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. Anonymous says:

    >Unbelievably cute. What are you reading?

  2. Roger Sutton says:

    >It was a book about butts. I didn't know it but he loved it. So much for the experts!

  3. Lisa Yee says:

    >You both look adorable in your colorful socks.

  4. >I love his thinker's pose. You should take him on all your publicity photo shoots!

  5. Anonymous says:

    >Is it The Tushy Book by Fran Manushkin? That book rocks

  6. >I have always made a point of standing behind a strategically placed child. If I can't find one from my own family, I grab one from someone else's.

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