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July/August 2013 Horn Book Magazine coverSpecial Issue: Awards

  • Original cover art by 2013 Caldecott Honoree Laura Vaccaro Seeger.
  • Robin L. Smith, coauthor of the Horn Book’s Calling Caldecott blog, looks back at the 2013 Caldecott contenders.
  • Jon Klassen’s Caldecott Medal Acceptance speech.
  • Mac Barnett’s profile of his friend and collaborator, Jon Klassen.
  • Horn Book Magazine executive editor Martha V. Parravano’s thoughts on Newbery 2013.
  • Katherine Applegate’s Newbery Medal Acceptance speech.
  • Author Michael Grant profiles his wife, Katherine Applegate.
  • Katherine Paterson’s Laura Ingalls Wilder Medal Acceptance speech.
  • Writer Nancy Price Graff’s profile of her friend, Katherine Paterson.
  • Andrea Davis Pinkney’s Coretta Scott King Author Award Acceptance speech.
  • Husband Brian Pinkney, brother Phil Davis Jr., and son Dobbin Pinkney profile Andrea Davis Pinkney.
  • Bryan Collier’s Coretta Scott King Illustrator Award Acceptance speech.
  • Simon & Schuster art director Laurent Linn’s profile of Bryan Collier.
  • Horn Book Magazine senior editor Elissa Gershowitz asks, “What Makes a Good ‘Bad’ Book?”
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