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Starred reviews, January/February Horn Book Magazine

From Dasha Tolstikova's A Year Without Mom

From Dasha Tolstikova’s A Year Without Mom

The following books will receive starred reviews in the January/February 2016 issue of The Horn Book Magazine:


I Hear a Pickle; (and Smell, See, Touch, and Taste It, Too!); written and illustrated by Rachel Isadora (Paulsen/Penguin)

Emma and Julia Love Ballet; written and illustrated by Barbara McClintock (Scholastic)

Unbecoming; by Jenny Downham (Fickling/Scholastic)

Ling & Ting: Together in All Weather; written and illustrated by Grace Lin (Little, Brown)

Anna and the Swallow Man; by Gavriel Savit (Knopf)

Green City: How One Community Survived a Tornado and Rebuilt for a Sustainable Future; written and illustrated by Allan Drummond (Foster/Farrar)

A Year Without Mom; written and illustrated by Dasha Tolstikova (Groundwood)

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.

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