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

Five Questions for A.S. King
Dig. by A.S. King, Dutton, 14 years and up.
I Crawl Through It by A.S. King, Little, Brown, 14 years and up.

Reviews of the 2020 ALA Youth Media Award winners

YA love stories for Black History Month 2020
With the Fire on High by Elizabeth Acevedo, HarperTeen, 14 years and up.
Becoming Beatriz by Tami Charles, Charlesbridge Teen, 14 years and up.
The Revolution of Birdie Randolph by Brandy Colbert, Little, Brown, 14 years and up.
Not So Pure and Simple by Lamar Giles, HarperTeen, 14 years and up.
Deathless Divide by Justina Ireland, Balzer + Bray/HarperCollins, 12 years and up.
Dear Haiti, Love Alaine by Maika Moulite and Maritza Moulite, Inkyard, 14 years and up.
Jackpot by Nic Stone, Crown, 14 years and up.

Picture books for Presidents' Day 2020
The Next President: The Unexpected Beginnings and Unwritten Future of America’s Presidents by Kate Messner, illus. by Adam Rex, Chronicle, 5-8 years.
The Only Woman in the Photo: Frances Perkins & Her New Deal for America by Kathleen Krull, illus. by Alexandra Bye, Atheneum, 6-9 years.
Ruth Objects: The Life of Ruth Bader Ginsburg by Doreen Rappaport, illus. by Eric Velasquez, Disney-Hyperion, 6-9 years.
Thurgood by Jonah Winter, illus. by Bryan Collier, Schwartz & Wade/Random, 5-8 years.
The Power of Her Pen: The Story of Groundbreaking Journalist Ethel L. Payne by Lesa Cline-Ransome, illus. by John Parra, Wiseman/Simon, 5-8 years.
Dancing Hands: How Teresa Carreño Played the Piano for President Lincoln by Margarita Engle, illus. by Rafael López, Atheneum, 5-8 years.

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

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