From The Guide: Paranormal Romance

nightshade

Dying for some paranormal romance? These swoon-worthy YA stories of supernatural love, all recommended by The Horn Book Guide, are sure to melt hearts and raise spirits. —Elissa Gershowitz Managing Editor, The Horn Book Guide Cremer, Andrea Nightshade 454 pp. Philomel 2010. ISBN 978-0-399-25482-6 YA Werewolf Calla defies her pack by saving human Shay from […]

From the Guide: More Good Space Books

13 planets

Danielle J. Ford writes about “What Makes a Good Space Book?” in this issue. For more recommended space books, see the reviews below, compiled from The Horn Book Guide and The Horn Book Guide Online. For information about subscribing to the Guide and the Guide Online, please visit www.hbook.com/subscriber-info.   Aguilar, David A. 13 Planets: […]

From the Guide: Batchelder Award Winners

time of miracles

The following reviews of recent Batchelder Award winners and honor books are from The Horn Book Guide and The Horn Book Guide Online. For information about subscribing to the Guide and the Guide Online, please visit www.hbook.com/subscriber-info. Bondoux, Anne-Laure A Time of Miracles 181 pp. Delacorte 2010. ISBN 978-0-385-73922-1 Library binding ISBN 978-0-385-90777-4 YA Translated […]

From the Guide: 2011 Award Winners

moon over manifest

The following reviews are from The Horn Book Guide and The Horn Book Guide Online. For information about subscribing to the Guide and the Guide Online, please visit www.hbook.com/subscriber-info. Newbery Medal Winner and Honor Books Vanderpool, Clare Moon Over Manifest 253 pp. Delacorte 2010. ISBN 978-0-385-73883-5 LE ISBN 978-0-385-90750-7 Gr. 4–6 It’s 1936 and Abilene’s […]

From the Guide: More Mockingbird

in search of mockingbird

The following reviews are from The Horn Book Guide and The Horn Book Guide Online. For information about subscribing to the Guide and the Guide Online, please visit www.hbook.com/subscriber-info. Ellsworth, Loretta In Search of Mockingbird 183 pp. Holt 2007. ISBN 978-0-8050-7236-5 YA Motivated by her late mother’s diary, aspiring writer Erin spontaneously buys a bus […]

From the Guide: Good Scientist Books

honey bees

The following reviews are from The Horn Book Guide and The Horn Book Guide Online. To find even more good books about scientists, look to the Guide subject index and the Guide Online fully searchable database. For more information about subscribing to the Guide and the Guide Online, please visit www.hbook.com/subscriber-info. Buchmann, Stephen Honey Bees: […]

From the Guide: Good Sports Books

greatest moments in sports

The following reviews are from The Horn Book Guide and The Horn Book Guide Online. To find even more good sports books, look to the Guide subject index and the Guide Online fully searchable database. For more information about subscribing to the Guide and the Guide Online, please visit www.hbook.com/subscriber-info. Berman, Len The Greatest Moments […]