Week in Review, February 15th-19th: Black History Month Week 3

Week in Review

This week on hbook.com…


Black History Month

For Black History Month, we've selected articles by and/or about African American children's book luminaries — one a day throughout February, with a roundup on Fridays. This week's selections:

Marieke Nijkamp Talks with Roger

The answers to our Valentine's Day–themed Twitter guessing game

For Presidents' Day, some recommended reads about U.S. presidents, their families, and presidential elections

Reviews of the Week:


Read Roger: Freeing writers AND readers


Out of the Box: 

Events calendar

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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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