Books mentioned in the February 2013 issue of Notes from the Horn Book

Titles featured in the February 2013 issue of Notes from the Horn Book.

From the editor – February 2013

Roger Sutton

Editor in chief Roger Sutton’s editorial from the February 2013 issue of Notes from the Horn Book.

Middle-school reading for Black History Month

Zora!

Four nonfiction books on African American history for middle-school readers.

Down on the farm

Grumpy Goat

Four farm animal–themed picture books for preschool and primary readers.

Board books and flap books galore

I Can Do It Myself

Four recommended pairs of board and flap books for toddlers.

Love among the ruins: romance in YA fiction

Ask the Passengers

Four recommended YA romances.

Two and one-half questions for Katherine Applegate and Michael Grant

Katherine Applegate and Michael Grant

Editor in chief Roger Sutton interviews Eve & Adam authors Katherine Applegate and Michael Grant.