Preview November/December 2021 Horn Book Magazine

Cover art by Paul O. Zelinsky from Red and Green and Blue and White, written by Lee Wind.

Leonard S. Marcus remembers Eric Carle, 1929–2021.

“When Failure Is Not an Option”: Christine Taylor-Butler on sparking creativity and making connections with diverse STEM experts.

Eric Rohmann reflects on “Bad Books (and How I’ve Learned to Love Them).”

Emily Schneider wishes a happy seventieth anniversary to Sydney Taylor’s All-of-a-Kind Family.

A roundup of 2021 board books that Rachel G. Payne recommends for “little ones—and maybe a big kid or two.”

Holiday High Notes book reviews.

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