starMay Stars

Starred titles are books of special distinction. See the archives for selections from previous months.

AVERBECK, JIM     Two Problems for Sophia; illus. by Yasmeen Ismail.     McElderry, 2018  [34p]
Trade ed. ISBN 978-1-4814-7788-8     $17.99
E-book ed. ISBN 978-1-4814-7789-5     $10.99
Reviewed from galleys       R*     5-8 yrs

GARBER, STEPHANIE     Legendary.     Flatiron, 2018     [416p]     (Caraval)
Trade ed. ISBN 978-1-250-09531-2     $18.99
E-book ed. ISBN 978-1-250-09533-6     $9.99
Reviewed from galleys          R*      Gr. 7-10

HOWELL, TROY    Whale in a Fishbowl; illus. by Richard Jones.     Schwartz & Wade, 2018    [34p]
Trade ed. ISBN 978-1-5247-1518-2   $17.99
E-book ed. ISBN 978-1-5247-1520-5     $10.99
Reviewed from galleys     R*          6-9 yrs

IRELAND, JUSTINA     Dread Nation.     Balzer + Bray/HarperCollins, 2018     [464p]
Trade ed. ISBN 978-0-06-257060-4     $17.99
E-book ed. ISBN 978-0-06-257062-8
Reviewed from galleys          R*     Gr. 9-12

LEGRAND, CLAIRE     Furyborn.     Sourcebooks Fire, 2018      [512p]     (The Empirium Trilogy)
ISBN 978-1-4926-5662-3     $17.99
Reviewed from galleys          R*      Gr. 9-12

LOVE, JESSICA     Julián Is a Mermaid; written and illus. by Jessica Love.     Candlewick, 2018     [34p]
ISBN 978-0-7636-9045-8     $16.99
Reviewed from galleys          R*     4-8 yrs

PEÑAFLOR, LYGIA DAY     All of This Is True.     HarperTeen/HarperCollins, 2018     [432p]
Trade ed. ISBN 978-0-06-267365-7     $17.99
E-book ed. ISBN 978-0-06-267367-1     $8.99
Reviewed from galleys          R*      Gr. 8-12

PERKINS, LYNNE RAE     Secret Sisters of the Salty Sea; written and illus. by Lynne Rae Perkins.     Greenwillow/HarperCollins, 2018      [240p]
Trade ed. ISBN 978-0-06-249966-0     $16.99
E-book ed. ISBN 978-0-06-249968-4     $9.99
Reviewed from galleys          R*     Gr. 2-4

ROSENSTOCK, BARB      Otis and Will Discover the Deep: The Record-Setting Dive of the Bathysphere; illus. by Katherine Roy.      Little, 2018      [42p]
Trade ed. ISBN 978-0-316-39382-9     $18.99
E-book ed. ISBN 978-0-316-39379-9     $9.99
Reviewed from galleys          R*      5-8 yrs

SALES, LEILA     If You Don’t Have Anything Nice to Say.     Farrar, 2018     [336p]
Trade ed. ISBN 978-0-374-38099-1     $17.99
E-book ed. ISBN 978-0-374-38100-4     $9.99
Reviewed from galleys         R*     Gr. 8-12

SELL, CHAD     The Cardboard Kingdom; by Chad Sell, David DeMeo, and Jay Fuller et al.; illus. by Chad Sell.     Knopf, 2018      [288p]
Trade ed. ISBN 978-1-5247-1937-1     $18.99
Paper ed. ISBN 978-1-5247-1938-8     $12.99
E-book ed. ISBN 978-1-5247-1939-5     $9.99
Reviewed from galleys          R*      Gr. 4-7

YANG, KELLY     Front Desk.     Levine/Scholastic, 2018     [304p]
ISBN 978-1-338-15779-6     $16.99
Reviewed from galleys          R*     Gr. 4-7