Books mentioned in the February 2023 issue of Notes from the Horn Book

Five questions for Joy McCullough
Enter the Body by Joy McCullough; Dutton.  

"Remember the ladies" during Women's History Month
For Lamb by Lesa Cline-Ransome; Holiday.
Funeral Songs for Dying Girls by Cherie Dimaline; Tundra.
As Long as the Lemon Trees Grow by Zoulfa Katouh; Little, Brown.
The Hunger Between Us by Marina Scott; Farrar.
Stateless by Elizabeth Wein; Little, Brown.

Sports and struggles
The Hope of Elephants by Amanda Rawson Hill; Charlesbridge.
Hands by Torrey Maldonado; Paulsen/Penguin.
Aniana del Mar Jumps In by Jasminne Mendez; Dial.
The Tryout by Christina Soontornvat; illus. by Joanna Cacao; color by Amanda Lafrenais; Graphix/Scholastic.
Hoops by Matt Tavares; Candlewick.

Philosophical meditations
Twenty Questions by Mac Barnett; illus. by Christian Robinson; Candlewick.
Like by Annie Barrows; illus. by Leo Espinosa; Chronicle.
We Go Way Back by Idan Ben-Barak; illus. by Philip Bunting; Roaring Brook.
All the Beating Hearts by Julie Fogliano; illus. by Cátia Chien; Porter/Holiday.
All About Nothing by Elizabeth Rusch; illus. by Elizabeth Goss; Charlesbridge.
In Between by April Pulley Sayre and Jeff Sayre; Beach Lane/Simon.

From the February 2023 issue of Notes from the Horn Book.

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