Books mentioned in the February 2022 issue of Notes from the Horn Book

Five questions for Christine McDonnell and Victoria Tentler-Krylov
Sanctuary: Kip Tiernan and Rosie’s Place, the Nation’s First Shelter for Women by Christine McDonnell, illus. by Victoria Tentler-Krylov; Candlewick.

Picture-book biographies for Women's History Month 2022
Fall Down Seven Times, Stand Up Eight: Patsy Takemoto Mink and the Fight for Title IX by Jen Bryant, illus. by Toshiki Nakamura; Quill Tree/HarperCollins.
Ida B. Wells, Voice of Truth: Educator, Feminist, and Anti-Lynching Civil Rights Leader by Michelle Duster, illus. by Laura Freeman; Godwin/Holt.
Ablaze with Color: A Story of Painter Alma Thomas by Jeanne Walker Harvey, illus. by Loveis Wise; Harper/HarperCollins.
Harriet’s Ruffled Feathers: The Woman Who Saved Millions of Birds by Joy McCullough, illus. by Romina Galotta; Atheneum.
Out of the Shadows: How Lotte Reiniger Made the First Animated Fairytale Movie by Fiona Robinson; Abrams.
Blast Off!: How Mary Sherman Morgan Fueled America into Space by Suzanne Slade, illus. by Sally Wern Comport; Calkins/Astra.
Alice Waters Cooks Up a Food Revolution by Diane Stanley, illus. by Jessie Hartland; Wiseman/Simon.
Call Me Miss Hamilton: One Woman’s Case for Equality and Respect by Carole Boston Weatherford, illus. by Jeffery Boston Weatherford; Millbrook.
One Wish: Fatima al-Fihri and the World’s Oldest University by M. O. Yuksel, illus. by Mariam Quraishi; Harper/HarperCollins.

Grrl power graphic novels and memoirs
Scout Is Not a Band Kid by Jade Armstrong; RH Graphic/Random.
Big Apple Diaries by Alyssa Bermudez; Roaring Brook.
Isla to Island by Alexis Castellanos; Atheneum.
Bad Sister by Charise Mericle Harper, illus. by Rory Lucey; First Second.
Saving Sorya: Chang and the Sun Bear by Trang Nguyen, illus. by Jeet Zdung; Dial.
Treasure in the Lake by Jason Pamment; HarperAlley/HarperCollins.

Historical fiction adventures
The Deep Blue Between by Ayesha Harruna Attah; Carolrhoda Lab.
The Red Palace by June Hur; Feiwel.
Daughters of a Dead Empire by Carolyn Tara O’Neil; Roaring Brook.
Anatomy: A Love Story by Dana Schwartz; Wednesday/St. Martin's.
Ironhead, or, Once a Young Lady by Jean-Claude van Rijckeghem, trans. from Dutch by Kristen Gehrman; Em Querido/Levine Querido.

From the February 2022 issue of Notes from the Horn Book.

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