The new issue of Notes from the Horn Book is out, with Laura Vaccaro (look at the photo; you can totally see they're related) Seeger at the beach; graduation gifts, concept books, new YA novels, etc. etc.
I've been the editor in chief of The Horn Book, Inc, since 1996; previously editor of The Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books and a children's and young adult librarian. Received my M.A. in library science from the University of Chicago in 1982 and a B.A. from Pitzer College in 1978.