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January/February 2014 Horn Book MagazineHorn Book Fanfare: our choices for the best books of 2013.

Coverage of the 2013 Boston Globe–Horn Book Awards: judges’ remarks, speeches, photos.

Borderlands: Sophie Brookover, Elizabeth Burns, and Kelly Jensen discuss the emergence of New Adult books.

The Writer’s Page: Jane Yolen revisits Owl Moon.

Monica Edinger calls for a more nuanced depiction of Africa in books for children.

Horn Book reviewer Anita L. Burkam asks, “What Makes a Good Horse Book?”

From The Guide: Picture Book Builders.

Cadenza: “Saxon Burial Mounds Reveal Earliest Fairy Tale,” a poem by Ron Koertge.

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