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Books mentioned in the March 2017 issue of Notes from the Horn Book

Five questions for Cynthia Levinson
We’ve Got a Job: The 1963 Birmingham Children’s March by Cynthia Levinson, Peachtree, 12–16 years.
The Youngest Marcher: The Story of Audrey Faye Hendricks, a Young Civil Rights Activist by Cynthia Levinson, illus. by Vanessa Brantley Newton, Atheneum, 5–8 years.

Doing their bit (backwards and in heels)
Doing Her Bit: A Story About the Woman’s Land Army of America by Erin Hagar, illus. by Jen Hill, Charlesbridge, 5–8 years.
Fancy Party Gowns: The Story of Fashion Designer Ann Cole Lowe by Deborah Blumenthal, illus. by Laura Freeman, Little Bee, 5–8 years.
Ada Lovelace, Poet of Science: The First Computer Programmer by Diane Stanley, illus. by Jessie Hartland, Simon/Wiseman, 5–8 years.
Ada’s Ideas: The Story of Ada Lovelace, the World’s First Computer Programmer by Fiona Robinson, Abrams, 5–8 years.

Friendly feuds
What’s Up, Chuck? by Leo Landry, Charlesbridge, 6–8 years.
Ape and Armadillo Take Over the World by James Sturm, TOON, 6–8 years.
Ballet Cat: What’s Your Favorite Favorite? by Bob Shea, Disney-Hyperion, 6–8 years.
Mae and June and the Wonder Wheel by Charise Mericle Harper, illus. by Ashley Spires, Houghton, 6–8 years.

There — and back again?
The Left-Handed Fate by Kate Milford, illus. by Eliza Wheeler, Holt, 11–14 years.
The Voyage to Magical North by Claire Fayers, Holt, 9–12 years.
The Murderer’s Ape by Jakob Weglius, trans. by Peter Graves, Delacorte, 9–12 years.
The Silver Gate by Kristin Bailey, HarperCollins/Tegen, 9–12 years.

A collection of collections
Here We Are: Feminism for the Real World edited by Kelly Jensen, Algonquin, 12 years and up.
Comics Confidential: Thirteen Graphic Novelists Talk Story, Craft, and Life Outside the Box edited by Leonard S. Marcus, Candlewick, 11–14 years.
Flying Lessons & Other Stories edited by Ellen Oh, Crown, 9–12 years. The Playbook: 52 Rules to Aim, Shoot, and Score in This Game Called Life by Kwame Alexander, photos by Thai Neave, Houghton, 9–12 years.

These titles were featured in the March 2017 issue of Notes from the Horn Book.

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