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>May/June Stars

>The following books will receive starred reviews in the May/June issue of the Horn Book Magazine:

The London Eye Mystery (Fickling/Random) by Siobhan Dowd

Forever Rose (McElderry) by Hilary McKay

Princess Ben (Houghton) by Catherine Gilbert Murdock

Sunrise over Fallujah (Scholastic) by Walter Dean Myers

The Last of the High Kings (Greenwillow) by Kate Thomspon

We Are the Ship: The Story of Negro League Baseball (Jump at the Sun/Hyperion) written and illustrated by Kadir Nelson

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.



  1. qrunhee says:

    >What’s with the new picture, Roger? You look dead.

  2. Anonymous says:

    >I just got my new email blast … whats up with the “question” from J. Wakefield in Sweet Valley, CA? Book character nom de plume, much?

  3. Anonymous says:

    >re: Sweet Valley query: surely this was just a way of checking to see whether the “audience” was awake? re: new photo: meant to look more “with it”?

  4. Roger Sutton says:

    >no, just goofing around with Photo Booth.

  5. Anonymous says:

    >Tried the Photo Booth x-ray effect? Scary.

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