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Week in Review, May 22nd-26th

Week in Review

This week on…

Watch the 2017 Boston Globe–Horn Book Awards announcement LIVE on Wednesday, May 31st! In the meantime, check out our beautiful new BGHB microsite. This week’s featured BGHB reminiscence: “Saffy’s Angel by Hilary McKay” by Elizabeth Wein.

Mo Willems & Laurie Keller Talk with Roger

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.

Ramadan mubarak! Reading for Ramadan and Eid al-Fitr

May 2017 Nonfiction Notes from the Horn Book: labor and labor movements, Memorial Day, short story collections, the wonderful world of math, Pride Month

Reviews of the Week:

Read Roger:

Out of the Box: Big little world

Calling Caldecott: Readers, meet Triangle

Family Reading:

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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