Horn Book Magazine Starred Reviews, March/April 2019


illustration by Iris Deppe from Dogs in Space

The following books will receive starred reviews in the March/April 2019 issue of The Horn Book Magazine:


Olive & Pekoe: In Four Short Walks; by Jacky Davis; illustrated by Giselle Potter (Greenwillow).

Home Is a Window; by Stephanie Parsley Ledyard; illus. by Chris Sasaki (Porter/Holiday).

Hey, Water!; written and illustrated by Antoinette Portis (Porter/Holiday).

¡Vamos!: Let’s Go to the Market!; written and illustrated by Raúl the Third; color by Elaine Bay (Versify/Houghton).

Another; written and illustrated by Christian Robinson (Atheneum).

How to Two; written and illustrated by David Soman (Dial).

Lovely War; by Julie Berry (Viking).

Sweeping Up the Heart; by Kevin Henkes (Greenwillow).

Dig; by A.S. King (Dutton).

On the Come Up; by Angie Thomas (Balzer + Bray/HarperCollins).

The Undefeated; by Kwame Alexander; illustrated by Kadir Nelson (Versify/Houghton).

Shout; by Laurie Halse Anderson (Viking).

Soaring Earth; by Margarita Engle (Atheneum).

Two Brothers, Four Hands: The Artists Alberto and Diego Giacometti; by Jan Greenberg and Sandra Jordan; illustrated by Hadley Hooper ( Porter/Holiday).

Dogs in Space; by Vix Southgate; illustrated by Iris Deppe (Kane Miller).

Roger Sutton
Roger Sutton
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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