Horn Book Fanfare

Welcome to Horn Book Fanfare! Chosen annually by our editors, Fanfare is The Horn Book Magazine’s selection of the best children’s and young adult books of the year. All Fanfare lists going back to 1938 are now available. So, step back in time — or check out the best of the best of what’s new.

Current Fanfare list — best books of 2019

Fanfare lists from previous years

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