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Week in Review, October 23rd-27th

Week in Review

This week on…

We’re at Boston Book Festival tomorrow — come by booth #9 to say hi and pick up freebies!

Here are the updated submissions guidelines for the 2018 Boston Globe–Horn Book Awards.

From the September/October 2017 issue of The Horn Book Magazine: “The Writer’s Page: On Home, Empathy, and Voice” by E. Lockhart

October’s Nonfiction Notes from the Horn Book: harvest and agriculture, our universe, fascinating facts, extreme weather, photographers

Reviews of the Week:

Read Roger:

Calling Caldecott:

Lolly’s Classroom: Poetry and folklore | class #5, fall 2017

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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