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Fan Week 2016 wrap-up superpost

fan bookshelf

a fandom bookshelf

All week long we’ve been celebrating fandom — our fandoms, fan-created works, and author engagement with fans. Here’s a cheat sheet to all of our Fan Week content. We’ve highlighted a few must-reads for each category; click on the author/fandom name for more.


Let your fan flag fly!

On fan culture and fan-created works

Specific fandoms/authors

Tuck Everlasting by Natalie Babbit

Gail Carriger

Graceling series by Kristin Cashore

The Hunger Games trilogy by Suzanne Collins

Susan Cooper

Doctor Who

Harriet the Spy by Louise Fitzhugh

Neil Gaiman

A Wrinkle in Time by Madeline L’Engle

Margaret Mahy

Baby-Sitters Club series by Ann M. Martin

Old Kingdom Chronicles by Garth Nix

Terry Pratchett

His Dark Materials trilogy by Philip Pullman

Rainbow Rowell

Harry Potter series by J. K. Rowling

Crossover authors series

Fandom lookalikes

For even more, click on the tags fandom and Fan Week 2016 and see #HBFanWeek on Twitter.

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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