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May/June 2014 Horn Book MagazineHarriet at 50: To mark the golden anniversary of Harriet the Spy, authors Jack Gantos and Megan McDonald, librarian Kathleen T. Horning, critic Betsy Hearne, editor Ginee Seo, and educator Cathryn M. Mercier reflect on Louise Fitzhugh’s groundbreaking 1964 novel.

Borderlands: Deirdre F. Baker interviews author—and pilot!—Elizabeth Wein.

Books in the Home: Megan Lambert’s reassuring “Words for Flora’s Mother (and Other Imperfect Parents).”

Foreign Correspondence: 2014 Printz winner Marcus Sedgwick takes us along on his school visits to Scotland’s Hebrides islands.

From The Guide: Spy Novels.

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