Friday, April 09, 2010

May/June starred reviews

The following books will receive starred reviews in the May/June issue of the Horn Book Magazine:

Farm
(Orchard/Scholastic)
by Elisha Cooper

I Know Here
(Groundwood)
by Laurel Croza; illus. by Matt James

What If?
(Porter/Roaring Brook)
by Laura Vaccaro Seeger

As Easy as Falling Off the Face of the Earth
(Greenwillow)
by Lynne Rae Perkins

Countdown
(Scholastic)
by Deborah Wiles


Borrowed Names: Poems about Laura Ingalls Wilder, Madam C. J. Walker, Marie Curie, and Their Daughters
(Holt)
by Jeannine Atkins

Ubiquitous: Celebrating Nature’s Survivors
(Houghton)
by Joyce Sidman; illus. by Beckie Prange

Emma’s Poem: The Voice of the Statue of Liberty
(Houghton)
by Linda Glaser; illus. by Claire A. Nivola

2 comments:

Litland.com said...

Sounds like a great list! Do you have age recommendations for each? What was special about each? :>))

Roger Sutton said...

Each of these books will receive a full review and age-level recommendation in the May/June issue of the Horn Book Magazine.