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Books mentioned in the March 2018 issue of Notes from the Horn Book

Five questions for Winifred Conkling
Votes for Women: American Suffragists and the Battle for the Ballot by Winifred Conkling, Algonquin, 12 years and up.

Who run the world?
Yayoi Kusama: From Here to Infinity by Sarah Suzuki, illus. by Ellen Weinstein, MoMA, 5–8 years.
Girl Running: Bobbi Gibb and the Boston Marathon by Annette Bay Pimentel, illus. by Micha Archer, Penguin/Paulsen, 5–8 years.
Malala’s Magic Pencil by Malala Yousafzai, illus. by Kerascoët, Little, Brown, 5–8 years.
The Girl Who Drew Butterflies: How Maria Merian’s Art Changed Science by Joyce Sidman, Houghton, 9–12 years.

Cuteness overload
Buster and the Baby by Amy Hest, illus. by Polly Dunbar, Candlewick, 2–4 years.
Me and Mr. Fluffernutter by Jennifer Gray Olson, Knopf, 3–5 years.
Hilda and the Runaway Baby by Daisy Hirst, Candlewick, 3–5 years.
Pup and Bear by Kate Banks, illus. by Naoko Stoop, Random House/Schwartz & Wade, 3–5 years.

Wacky “weading”
Wed Wabbit by Lissa Evans, Scholastic/Fickling, 8–11 years.
Marabel and the Book of Fate by Tracy Barrett, Little, Brown, 8–11 years.
The Boggart Fights Back by Susan Cooper, McElderry, 8–11 years.
The Problim Children by Natalie Lloyd, HarperCollins/Tegen, 8–11 years.

“Disturbed girls” save themselves (and one another)
Mary’s Monster: Love, Madness, and How Mary Shelley Created Frankenstein by Lita Judge, Roaring Brook, 14 years and up.
Maresi by Maria Turtschaninoff, trans. by A. A. Prime, Abrams/Amulet, 14 years and up.
Naondel by Maria Turtschaninoff, trans. by A. A. Prime, Abrams/Amulet, 14 years and up.
The Disturbed Girl’s Dictionary by NoNieqa Ramos, Carolrhoda Lab, 14 years and up.
Moxie by Jennifer Mathieu, Roaring Brook, 14 years and up.

These titles were featured in the March 2018 issue of Notes from the Horn Book.

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