On the Horizon

On the Horizon’s remarkable poems are a powerful reminder of our shared humanity in times of conflict and a gift from one of our most distinguished writers.

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Review of ‘On the Horizon’

In 1940, when two-time Newbery Medalist Lois Lowry was 3 years old, her father made a home movie of her as she played on a beach in Hawaii, where Lowry’s family lived. Years later, while watching the film, Lowry realized the USS Arizona, the battleship that sank during the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, was…

Interview with Kenard Pak

In On the Horizon, Lois Lowry reflects on her extraordinary childhood and the historical moment in which it occurred.

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