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Week in Review, December 3rd – 7th

Week in Review

This week on…

Preview the January/February 2019 issue of The Horn Book Magazine: original cover by Jillian Tamaki; Fanfare; 2018 BGHB Awards speeches and pics; Uma Krishnaswami on books as “prisms”; Grace Lin asks white authors to “Speak with Us, Not for Us”; lots more!

From the November/December 2018 Horn Book Magazine: Publishers’ Previews: Picture Books: interviews with Maira Kalman (Bold & Brave), Anika Aldamuy Denise and Paola Escobar (Planting Stories); and Laura Vaccaro Seeger (Blue)

#25DaysofHolidayBooks continues!

Reviews of the Week:

Read Roger:

Out of the Box: Small print

Calling Caldecott:

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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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