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Week in Review, May 23th-27th

Week in Review

This week on…

The countdown has begun! 2016’s Boston Globe-Horn Book Award winners will be announced — via video for the first time! — by Horn Book editor in chief Roger Sutton and Linda Pizzuti Henry, managing director of the Boston Globe, at 11 a.m. Thursday, June 2nd

From the May/June 2016 Special Issue of The Horn Book Magazine: Collaborations: “Field Notes: Loud in the Library: Creating Social Activists at School” by Liz Phipps Soeiro

Board Book Roundup: Spring 2016 Edition: Diverse Board Books

May’s Nonfiction Notes: recommended nonfiction on art appreciation, activism, inventions and inventors, wildlife rescue, war and peace

We want to hear from you! Send us your recommendations for books to use in the classroom (to be featured on The Horn Book Podcast) and name ideas for our upcoming parent-centered blog!

Our 2016 Summer Reading List is out! Head on over to the annotated list to read why we love these titles, then download the PDF to take with you to the library or bookstore

Reviews of the Week:

Read Roger: Anticipayaytion

Out of the Box:

Podcast: 1.13 — Special Guest Vicky Smith of Kirkus Reviews on “Unmaking the White Default

Events calendar

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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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