>March/April stars

>The following books will receive starred reviews in the March/April 2011 issue of The Horn Book Magazine: Where’s Walrus? by Stephen Savage (Scholastic) Chime by Franny Billingsley (Dial) Recovery Road by Blake Nelson (Scholastic) The Romeo and Juliet Code by Phoebe Stone (Levine/Scholastic) Young Fredle by Cynthia Voigt; illus. by Louise Yates (Knopf) Amelia Lost: […]

>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 […]

>November/December 2010 stars

>The following books will receive starred reviews in the November/December issue of The Horn Book Magazine: Me and You by Anthony Browne (Farrar) Nini Lost and Found by Anita Lobel (Knopf) Pecan Pie Baby by Jacqueline Woodson (Putnam) Forge [Seeds of America] by Laurie Halse Anderson (Atheneum) The 10 p.m. Question by Kate De Goldi […]

>September starred reviews

>The following books will receive starred reviews in the September/October 2010 issue of the Horn Book Magazine: April and Esme, Tooth Fairies by Bob Graham ((Candlewick)) The Boy in the Garden by Allen Say (Houghton) Keeper by Kathi Appelt; illus. by August Hall (Atheneum) Annexed by Sharon Dogar (Houghton) Aggie the Brave by Lori Ries; […]

>July/August stars

>The following books will receive starred reviews in the July/August issue of the Horn Book Magazine (which, if I do say so myself, is going to be among our classics): Sleepy, Oh So Sleepy by Denise Fleming (Holt) The Village Garage by G. Brian Karas (Ottaviano/Holt) Ship Breaker by Paolo Bacigalupi (Little, Brown) Happy Birthday, […]

>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 […]

>March/April starred reviews

>The following books will receive starred reviews in the March-April issue of the Horn Book Magazine: My Garden, by Kevin Henkes (Greenwillow)Once by Morris Gleitzman (Holt)Shakespeare Makes the Playoffs by Ron Koertge (Candlewick)The Dreamer by Pam Muñoz Ryan; illus. by Peter Sís (Scholastic)Revolver by Marcus Sedgwick (Roaring Brook)The Last Summer of the Death Warriors by […]

>January-February starred reviews

>The following books will receive starred reviews in the January-February issue of the Horn Book Magazine: Incarceron; by Catherine Fisher (Dial) Salt; by Maurice Gee (Orca) Half-Minute Horrors; edited by Susan Rich (HarperCollins) A Faraway Island; by Annika Thor (Delacorte) The Champion of Children: The Story of Janusz Korczak; by Tomek Bogacki (Foster/Farrar) An Eye […]

>November-December Stars

>The following books will receive starred reviews in the November-December 09 issue of the Horn Book Magazine: Imogene’s Last Stand (Schwartz & Wade/Random) written by Candace Fleming, illustrated by Nancy Carpenter The Lion & the Mouse (Little) illustrated by Jerry Pinkney War Games (Random) by Audrey Couloumbis and Akila Couloumbis Crossing Stones (Foster/Farrar) by Helen […]

>September/October Stars

>The following books will receive starred reviews in the September/October issue of the Horn Book Magazine: All the World written by Liz Garton Scanlon, illustrated by Marla Frazee (Beach Lane/Simon). Fire by Kristin Cashore (Dial). The Lost Conspiracy by Frances Hardinge (Bowen/HarperCollins). Alvin Ho: Allergic to Camping, Hiking, and Other Natural Disasters written by Lenore […]