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Preview September/October 2016 Horn Book Magazine

September/October 2016 Horn Book MagazineAuthor Kekla Magoon’s Second Look at Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry, and cover art by Kadir Nelson from the 40th Anniversary Special Edition.

Author/illustrator Christopher Myers’s “Orlando.

“Machetes”: from Jason Reynolds’s 2016 CSK Author Honor award acceptance speech for All American Boys.

“How I Discovered Young Adult Poetry”: Marilyn Nelson’s 2016 Zena Sutherland Lecture.

The Writer’s Page: “Awakening.” Pulitzer Prize winner and former U.S. Poet Laureate Ted Kooser recalls a moment of discovery.

A legendary editor interviews a new picture book writer — and they’re both Richard Jackson.

A Tribute of Ties — Happy 20th anniversary, Roger!

“Horn BOO!” reviews of new Halloween books.

First-Day-of-School Picture Book from The Horn Book Guide.

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