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Books mentioned in the September 2017 issue of Notes from the Horn Book

Five Questions for Anne Quirk
The Good Fight: The Feuds of the Founding Fathers (And How They Shaped the Nation) by Anne Quirk, illus. by Elizabeth Baddeley, Knopf, 10–14 years.
This Is Our Constitution: Discover America with a Gold Star Father by Khizr Khan, Knopf, 10–14 years.

Of scientists and samurai
Samurai Rising: The Epic Life of Minamoto Yoshitsune by Pamela S. Turner, narrated by Brian Nishii, Recorded Books, 12 years and up.
Undefeated: Jim Thorpe and the Carlisle Indian School Football Team by Steve Sheinkin, narrated by Mark Bramhall, Listening Library, 12 years and up.
Radioactive!: How Irène Curie & Lise Meitner Revolutionized Science and Changed the World by Winifred Conkling, narrated by Andrea Gallo, Recorded Books, 12 years and up.
Uprooted: The Japanese American Experience During World War II by Albert Marrin, narrated by Marc Cashman, Listening Library, 12 years and up.

Back-to-school silliness
Here Comes Teacher Cat by Deborah Underwood, illus. by Claudia Rueda, Dial, 4–7 years.
Lucía the Luchadora by Cynthia Leonor Garza, illus. by  Alyssa Bermudez, Pow!, 4–7 years.
7 Ate 9: The Untold Story by Tara Lazar, illus. by Ross MacDonald, Disney-Hyperion, 4–7 years.
First Grade Dropout by Audrey Vernick, illus. by Matthew Cordell, Clarion, 5–8 years.
Second Grade Holdout by Audrey Vernick, illus. by Matthew Cordell, Clarion, 5–8 years.

Chapter-book chums
King & Kayla and the Case of the Missing Dog Treats by Dori Hillestad Butler, illus. by Nancy Meyers, Peachtree, 5–8 years.
King & Kayla and the Case of the Secret Code by Dori Hillestad Butler, illus. by Nancy Meyers, Peachtree, 5–8 years.
Jasmine Toguchi: Mochi Queen by Debbi Michiko Florence, illus. by Elizabet Vuković, Farrar, 5–8 years.
Sam the Man & the Rutabaga Plan by Frances O’Roark Dowell, illus. by Amy June Bates, Atheneum/Dlouhy, 5–8 years.
Trouble at School for Marvin & James [Masterpiece Adventures] by Elise Broach, illus. by Kelly Murphy, Holt/Ottaviano, 5–8 years.

How to deal
Posted by John David Anderson, HarperCollins/Walden Pond, 12–14 years.
Saints and Misfits by S. K. Ali, Simon/Salaam, 14 years and up.
This Impossible Light by Lily Myers, Philomel, 14 years and up.
Running Full Tilt by Michael Currinder, Charlesbridge Teen, 14 years and up.

These titles were featured in the September 2017 issue of Notes from the Horn Book.

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