May/June 2022 Horn Book Magazine starred reviews

Illustration from Every Dog in the Neighborhood by Philip C. Stead, illustrated by Matthew Cordell.

The following books will receive starred reviews in the May/June 2022 Horn Book Magazine:

Together We Ride by Valerie Bolling; illus. by Kaylani Juanita (Chronicle)

Our Fort by Marie Dorléans; trans. from French by Alyson Waters (NYRB)

Rodney Was a Tortoise by Nan Forler; illus. by Yong Ling Kang (Tundra)

Little Houses by Kevin Henkes; illus. by Laura Dronzek (Greenwillow)

The Depth of the Lake and the Height of the Sky by Jihyun Kim (Floris)

A Day for Sandcastles by JonArno Lawson; illus. by Qin Leng (Candlewick)

Every Dog in the Neighborhood by Philip C. Stead; illus. by Matthew Cordell (Porter/Holiday)

Big Truck Little Island by Chris Van Dusen (Candlewick)

Little Monarchs by Jonathan Case (Ferguson/Holiday)

Moonwalking by Zetta Elliott and Lyn Miller-Lachmann (Farrar)

Miss Quinces by Kat Fajardo; color by Mariana Azzi (Graphix/Scholastic)

The Summer of Bitter and Sweet by Jen Ferguson (Heartdrum/HarperCollins)

Freewater by Amina Luqman-Dawson (Little, Brown)

The Prisoner of Shiverstone by Linette Moore (Amulet/Abrams)

An Arrow to the Moon by Emily X. R. Pan (Little, Brown)

Healer and Witch by Nancy Werlin (Candlewick)

Book of Questions / Libro de las preguntas: Selections / Selecciones by Pablo Neruda; illus. by Paloma Valdivia; trans. from Spanish by Sara Lissa Paulson (Enchanted Lion)

Out of This World: Star-Studded Haiku by Sally M. Walker; illus. by Matthew Trueman (Candlewick)

I Begin with Spring: The Life and Seasons of Henry David Thoreau by Julie Dunlap; illus. by Megan Elizabeth Baratta (Tilbury)

A Seed Grows by Antoinette Portis (Porter/Holiday)

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