July/August 2020 starred reviews

art by Elisa Chavarri

The following books will receive starred reviews in the July/August issue of the Horn Book Magazine.

13 Stories About Harris; written and illustrated by Amy Schwartz (Holiday).

The Blue House; written and illustrated by Phoebe Wahl (Knopf).

Clap When You Land; by Elizabeth Acevedo (HarperTeen).

I Am Here Now; by Barbara Bottner (Imprint/Macmillan).

Echo Mountain; by Lauren Wolk (Dutton).

A Sporting Chance: How Ludwig Guttmann Created the Paralympic Games; written by Lori Alexander; illustrated by Allan Drummond (Houghton).

Sharuko: El arqueólogo Peruano / Peruvian Archaeologist; written by Monica Brown; illustrated by Elisa Chavarri; translated into Spanish by Adriana Domínguez (Children’s/Lee).

Exquisite: The Poetry and Life of Gwendolyn Brooks; written by Suzanne Slade; illus. by Cozbi A. Cabrera (Abrams).

A Bowl Full of Peace: A True Story; written by Caren Stelson; illustrated by Akira Kusaka (Carolrhoda).

How to Find a Bird; written by Jennifer Ward; illustrated by Diana Sudyka (Beach Lane/Simon).

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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