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Our free booklists consist of short, critical reviews written by trusted professionals of recommended hardcover trade books published in the United States for young people. They are curated by Horn Book editors from our authoritative, subscription-based Guide/Reviews Database and are perfect for teachers, librarians, parents, and anyone else who is looking for good new books for children of all ages. New booklists are featured on the Guide/Reviews Database homepage and are updated frequently. Here is an archive of booklists we've created so far.



Transgender Day of Visibility

St. Patrick's Day

Presidents' Day

Veterans Day

Suffrage Centennial

Picture Books for Mother's Day

Cinco de Mayo

Performing Arts: Dance

50th anniversary of Earth Day: Climate Action

Performing Arts: Theater Novels

Embracing Spring: Spring Books for Primary Readers

International Women's Day

2020 ALA Award winners

Autumn-y Picture Books and Nonfiction

2019 Boston-Globe Horn Book Award Winners and Honor Books

Word-Game Picture Books


Summer Camp

Moon and Space Nonfiction (Primary)

Project Apollo Nonfiction (Intermediate & Older)

Fourth of July Picture Books

World Refugee Day

Celebrate Juneteenth

Pride Month

Coretta Scott King

Summer Reading 2019

Boston Globe–Horn Book Awards

Picture Books for Father's Day


Book Bundles

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Book Bundles: Water, Water Everywhere

Book Bundles: Pride

Book Bundles: A New Home

Book Bundles: Viruses, Vaccines, and Victories

Book Bundles: Women's Voices

Book Bundles: Sing Me a Song

Book Bundles: No Planet B

Book Bundles: Free Range

Book Bundles: Playing with Words

Book Bundles: Welcome

Book Bundles: Pep Talks

Book Bundles: Go, Girls!!

Book Bundles: Women in Sports

Book Bundles: Women Making History

Book Bundles: Influential Women

Book Bundles: Boredom Busters

Book Bundles: Separate and Unequal

Book Bundles: Pandemic Travel

Book Bundles: Music Against the Odds

Book Bundles: Bundle Up

Book Bundles: Good Stories for New Readers

Book Bundles: Animal Jobs

Book Bundles: BRAVO!

Book Bundles: Finding Hope

Book Bundles: Earth Work

Book Bundles: Winter Holidaze

Book Bundles: It's Science

Book Bundles: Make Your Voice Heard

Book Bundles: Intentional Action

Book Bundles: Dino-mite!

Book Bundles: Leaders

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