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Week in Review, May 15th-19th

Week in Review

This week on…

Our 2017 Summer Reading recommendations are here! See our top 10 fiction, poetry, and nonfiction books from the last year for preschoolers through high schoolers (with annotations), then download our pretty, printable PDF.

Check out our beautiful new Boston Globe–Horn Book Awards microsite! This week’s featured BGHB reminiscence: “BGHB at 50: The Garden of Abdul Gasazi: A Personal Recollection” by Tim Wynne-Jones

Reviews of the Week:

Read Roger: Shut up, Rihanna

Out of the Box: PotterCon Boston

Calling Caldecott: On the Radar

Family Reading:

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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. Follow Katie on Twitter @lyraelle.

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