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April’s Nonfiction Notes

This afternoon subscribers to our monthly newsletter Notes from the Horn Book receive its nonfiction counterpart Nonfiction Notes. Editor in chief Roger Sutton has an important (and happy!) announcement about the newsletter’s schedule. You’ll also find reviews of recommended nonfiction books for all grade levels, covering these subjects:

– the Holocaust
– explorers and exploration
– animals and their habitats
– farming and gardening
– life skills and wellness

Subscribe here or browse archived issues and other nonfiction resources here. Send feedback to — we’d love to hear how you’re using nonfiction books in your classroom, library, or home!

Katie Bircher About Katie Bircher

Katie Bircher, associate editor at The Horn Book, Inc., is a former bookseller and holds an MA in children's literature from Simmons College. She served as chair of the 2018 Boston Globe-Horn Book Award committee. Follow Katie on Twitter @lyraelle.

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