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Week in Review, July 2nd-6th

This week on hbook.com… From the July/August 2018 The Horn Book Magazine: Special Issue: ALA Awards: Table of Contents Roger Sutton’s editorial “Some Best Books, and a Best Man“ 2018 CSK–Virginia Hamilton Award Acceptance by Eloise Greenfield Reviews of the Week: Picture Book: Niblet & Ralph by Zachariah OHora Fiction: All Summer Long by Hope Larson […]

Week in Review, June 25th-29th

This week on hbook.com… From the July/August 2018 issue of The Horn Book Magazine: Special Issue: ALA Awards: 2018 Newbery Medal Acceptance by Erin Entrada Kelly “Hello, Erin Entrada Kelly”: Profile by Virginia Duncan 2018 Caldecott Medal Acceptance by Matthew Cordell Profile of Matthew Cordell by Julie Halpern 2018 CSK Author Award Acceptance by Renée […]

Week in Review, June 18th-22nd

This week on hbook.com… One year ago we said goodbye to contributor and Friend of the Horn Book Robin Smith, whom Editor in Chief Roger Sutton rightly called “one of the best things to ever happen to The Horn Book.” Read some of her insightful, impassioned writing about children’s books, then read “Dear Robin,” “WWRD?,” […]

Week in Review, June 11th-15th

This week on hbook.com… Horn Book Herald: 2018 Boston Globe–Horn Book Award Edition: Five questions for 2018 BGHB Nonfiction Award winners Isabel Quintero and Zeke Peña plus reviews of the winning titles; extras on the honored books and their creators; BGHB history; and some award-related silliness June 2018 Notes from the Horn Book newsletter: 5Q […]

Week in Review, June 4th-8th

This week on hbook.com… Preview the July/August 2018 issue of The Horn Book Magazine: Special Issue: ALA Awards  Starred reviews coming in the July/August issue From the May/June 2018 Making a Difference issue: “From the Guide: Be an Everyday Un-Hero” Christina Collins Talks with Roger Reviews of the Week: Picture Book: Alma and How She Got […]

Week in Review, May 28th-June 1st

This week on hbook.com… Yesterday, May 31st, editor in chief Roger Sutton and Boston Globe Foundation president Emily Procknal announced the 2018 Boston Globe–Horn Book Award winners and honorees! Watch the announcement video, see the press release, and read the Horn Book’s reviews here. From the May/June 2018 Horn Book Magazine: Special Issue: Making a […]

Week in Review, May 21st-25th

This week on hbook.com… RIP Richard Peck (1934–2018) From the May/June 2018 Horn Book Magazine: Special Issue: Making a Difference: The Book That Changed My Life series “Barbara’s Book” by Kevin Henkes “Advice for an Author” by Joyce Sidman “At Home in the Pages” by Naomi Shihab Nye “Why Do I Like This Story So Much?” […]

Week in Review, May 14th-18th

This week on hbook.com… 2018 Summer Reading Recommendations: Picture Books, Easy Readers and Primary Grades, Intermediate, Middle School, High School plus 5Q for Stephanie Parsley Ledyard and Jason Chin on Pie Is for Sharing  From the March/April 2018 issue of The Horn Book Magazine: Field Notes: “Camp Read-a-Rama: Learning to ‘Live Books’” From the May/June […]

Week in Review, May 7th-11th

This week on hbook.com… From the May/June 2018 Horn Book Magazine: Special Issue: Making a Difference: The Book That Changed My Life series “A Dangerous Book” by Eugene Yelchin “My Heart’s Music” by Andrea Davis Pinkney “Jo March Is Me” by Mitali Perkins “Not-So-Simple Semple” by Derrick Barnes “A Sense of Possibility” by Bob Graham Alexa […]

Week in Review, April 30th-May 4th

This week on hbook.com… From the May/June 2018 Horn Book Magazine: Special Issue: Making a Difference: table of contents and editorial “Get Up from the Chair!” Jillian Tamaki Talks with Roger Reviews of the Week: Picture Book: I Got It! by David Wiesner Fiction: Baby Monkey, Private Eye by Brian Selznick and David Serlin; illus. by Brian […]