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Books mentioned in the September 2014 issue of Notes from the Horn Book

Five questions for Christine Heppermann
Poisoned Apples: Poems for You, My Pretty by Christine Heppermann, photos by various artists, Greenwillow, 14 years and up.
City Chickens by Christine Heppermann, Houghton, 8–11 years.

Girls on the edge
Kiss of Broken Glass by Madeline Kuderick, HarperTeen, 14 years and up.
The Things You Kiss Goodbye by Leslie Connor, HarperCollins/Tegen, 14 years and up.
A Time to Dance by Padma Venkatraman, Penguin/Paulsen, 14 years and up.
I Love I Hate I Miss My Sister by Amélie Sarn, trans. from the French by Y. Maudet, Delacorte, 14 years and up.

Picture book sequels you’ve been waiting for
Quest by Aaron Becker, Candlewick, 4–8 years.
Journey by Aaron Becker, Candlewick, 4–8 years.
Circle, Square, Moose by Kelly Bingham, illus. by Paul O. Zelinsky, Greenwillow, 4–8 years.
Z Is for Moose by Kelly Bingham, illus. by Paul O. Zelinsky, Greenwillow, 4–8 years.
The Pigeon Needs a Bath! by Mo Willems, Hyperion, 3–5 years.
The Twins’ Blanket by Hyewon Yum, Farrar/Foster, 3–5 years.
The Twins’ Little Sister by Hyewon Yum, Farrar/Foster, 3–5 years.

Nature lovers
Neighborhood Sharks: Hunting with the Great Whites of California’s Farallon Islands by Katherine Roy, Roaring Brook/Macaulay, 5–8 years.
Living Sunlight: How Plants Bring the Earth to Life by Molly Bang and Penny Chisholm, illus. by Molly Bang, Scholastic/Blue Sky, 5–8 years.
Ocean Sunlight: How Tiny Plants Feed the Seas by Molly Bang and Penny Chisholm, illus. by Molly Bang, Scholastic/Blue Sky, 5–8 years.
Buried Sunlight: How Fossil Fuels Have Changed the Earth by Molly Bang and Penny Chisholm, illus. by Molly Bang, Scholastic/Blue Sky, 5–8 years.
Tiny Creatures: The World of Microbes by Nicola Davies, illus. by Emily Sutton, Candlewick, 4–7 years.
In the Rainforest [Let’s-Read-and-Find-Out Science] by Kate Duke, HarperCollins/Harper, 4–7 years.

Middle-grade BFFs
Elijah of Buxton by Christopher Paul Curtis, Scholastic, 9–13 years.
The Madman of Piney Woods by Christopher Paul Curtis, Scholastic, 9–13 years.
Where I Belong by Mary Downing Hahn, Clarion, 8–11 years.
My Cousin’s Keeper by Simon French, Candlewick, 8–11 years.
Circa Now by Amber McRee Turner, Disney-Hyperion, 9–13 years.

These titles were featured in the September 2014 issue of Notes from the Horn Book.

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