>January 2011 starred reviews

>The following books will receive starred reviews in the January/February 2011 issue of the Horn Book Magazine. And watch for your December issue of Notes from the Horn Book, which will contain Fanfare, our choices for the best books of 2010.

Mirror by Jeannie Baker (Candlewick)

Little White Rabbit by Kevin Henkes (Greenwillow)
Snook Alone by Marilyn Nelson; illus. by Timothy Basil Ering (Candlewick)
A Time of Miracles by Anne-Laure Bondoux; trans. from the French by Y. Maudet (Delacorte)
The Great Migration: Journey to the North by Eloise Greenfield; illus. by Jan Spivey Gilchrist (Amistad/HarperCollins)
Sugar Changed the World: A Story of Magic, Spice, Slavery, Freedom, and Science by Marc Aronson and Marina Budhos (Clarion)
The Notorious Benedict Arnold: A True Story of Adventure, Heroism, & Treachery by Steve Sheinkin (Flash Point/Roaring Brook)
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Roger Sutton About Roger Sutton

Roger Sutton has been the editor in chief of The Horn Book, Inc, since 1996. He was previously editor of The Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books and a children's and young adult librarian. He received his M.A. in library science from the University of Chicago in 1982 and a B.A. from Pitzer College in 1978. Follow him on Twitter: @RogerReads.

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