Preview January/February 2024 Horn Book Magazine

Original cover art by Jack Wong.


First issue of our centennial year!

HB100: The Early Years: Starting our centennial coverage at the beginning, with picture books.

Bertha E. Mahony’s first editorial from 1924 (and, of course, Elissa Gershowitz’s first editorial of 2024).

Horn Book reminiscence from Roger Sutton.


Original cover art and artist’s statement by Jack Wong.

Horn Book Fanfare: Our choices for the best books of 2023.

Coverage of the 2023 Boston Globe–Horn Book Awards virtual celebration: judges’ remarks, speeches, photos.


In Memoriam: “To Tweeter from Curly.” Allyn Johnston remembers Lois Ehlert.

Board Book Roundup: Rachel G. Payne recommends 2023 board books and looks at picture-book-to-board-book adaptations.


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