♫Notes is bustin' out all over!♫

It's the second Wednesday of the month, and you know what that means: June's Notes from the Horn Book newsletter the 100th issue, in fact! is headed your way.

This issue has 5Q for author/Broadway veteran Tim Federle about his novel The Great American Whatever, other queer-centric books for young readers, and (of course) musical theater. You'll also find

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Katie Bircher

Katie Bircher, formerly editor of The Horn Book Guide, is a former bookseller and holds an MA in children's literature from Simmons University. She served as chair of the 2018 Boston Globe-Horn Book Award committee. Follow Katie on Twitter @lyraelle.

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