Books mentioned in the April 2020 issue of Notes from the Horn Book

Five questions for Diana Murray and Zachariah OHora
Goodnight, Veggies by Diana Murray, illus. by Zachariah OHora, Houghton.

Preschool bedtime books
Brown Baby Lullaby by Tameka Fryer Brown, illus. by AG Ford, Farrar.
I’m Brave! I’m Strong! I’m Five! by Cari Best, illus. by Boris Kulikov, Ferguson/Holiday.
Bedtime for Sweet Creatures by Nikki Grimes, illus. by Elizabeth Zunon, Sourcebook Jabberwocky.
What Color Is Night? by Grant Snider, illus. by the author, Chronicle

National Poetry Month 2020
Up Verses Down: Poems, Paintings, and Serious Nonsense by Calef Brown, illus. by the author, Ottaviano/Holt.
I Remember: Poems and Pictures of Heritage compiled by Lee Bennett Hopkins, illus. by various artists, Lee & Low.
Box: Henry Brown Mails Himself to Freedom by Carole Boston Weatherford; illus. by Michele Wood, Candlewick.
Feed Your Mind: A Story of August Wilson by Jen Bryant, illus. by Cannaday Chapman, Abrams.

75th anniversary of WWII's VE Day
Catherine’s War by Julia Billet, illus. by Claire Fauvel, trans. from French by Ivanka Hahnenberger, HarperAlley/HarperCollins.
Fing’s War by Benny Lindelauf, trans. from the Dutch by John Nieuwenhuizen, Enchanted Lion.
Village of Scoundrels: Based on a True Story of Courage During WWII by Margi Preus, Amulet/Abrams.
Thirteen Doorways, Wolves Behind Them All by Laura Ruby, Balzer + Bray/HarperCollins.
The Blossom and the Firefly by Sherri L. Smith, Putnam.

From the April 2020 issue of Notes from the Horn Book.

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