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Dream, dream, dream

The cover of the Fall 2015 Horn Book Guide is a beautiful Rafael López illustration from Drum Dream Girl by Margarita Engle (which, by the way, just won the Charlotte Zolotow Award). In this story, saturated acrylic-on-wood illustrations capture the island’s musicality and the surreal dream-images that inspire young Millo — a Chinese-African-Cuban girl who […]

>John Green Dream

>I usually only inflict my dreams on Richard and coworkers but this one was great. I dreamed last night I was reviewing a new book by John Green, and it was terrific. And so John Green:  it was about this college upperclassman who enlisted an impressionable freshman girl in a plan to expose a college […]