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Starred reviews, July-August Horn Book Magazine


The following books will receive starred reviews in the July-August issue of the Horn Book Magazine:

Lion Lessons; written and illustrated by Jon Agee (Dial)

Who Wants a Tortoise?; by Dave Keane; illustrated by K. G. Campbell (Knopf)

Goodbye Summer, Hello Autumn; written and illustrated by Kenard Pak (Holt)

Before Morning; by Joyce Sidman; illustrated by Beth Krommes (Houghton)

Henry & Leo; written and illustrated by Pamela Zagarenski (Houghton)

Full of Beans; by Jennifer L. Holm (Random)

The Best Man; by Richard Peck (Dial)

As Brave As You; by Jason Reynolds (Dlouhy/Atheneum)

Wolf Hollow; by Lauren Wolk (Dutton)

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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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