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December 2017 Picture Books Horn Book Herald: More recommended reading

Fanfare: The Horn Book’s choices for the best books of 2017
2017 Boston Globe–Horn Book Picture Book Award winner and honor books
The New York Times Best Illustrated List
• “Why the Hell Hasn’t Photography Won the Caldecott?!?
Julie Danielson on running mock Caldecotts
“Calling CaldeNott”: Thom Barthelmess on extraordinary (but ineligible) international picture books
• “Using Picture Books to Teach Adolescents about Genre” by Christina Dobbs
“Prepare to Be Amazed!” Travis Jonker’s cabinet of Caldecott wonders
Picture Book Reviews of the Week
“Field Notes: Escaping Series Mania” by Betty Carter

From the December 2017 issue of The Horn Book Herald: Picture Book Edition.

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