July/August Stars

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

Barnes, DerrickThe King of Kindergarten; illus. by Vanessa Brantley-Newton. Paulsen/Penguin, 2019 [32p]
Trade ed. ISBN 978-1-5247-4074-0 $17.99
E-book ed. ISBN 978-1-5247-4075-7 $10.99
Reviewed from galleys   R* 4-7 yrs

del Toro, GuillermoPan’s Labyrinth: The Labyrinth of the Faun; written by Guillermo del Toro and Cornelia Funke. Tegen/HarperCollins, 2019 [272p]
Trade ed. ISBN 978-0-06-241446-5 $19.99
E-book ed. ISBN 978-0-06-241448-9 $12.99
Reviewed from galleys   R* Gr. 6-9

Doerrfeld, CoriGoodbye, Friend! Hello, Friend!; written and illus. by Cori Doerrfeld. Dial, 2019 [36p]
Trade ed. ISBN 978-0-525-55423-3 $17.99
E-book ed. ISBN 978-0-525-55437-0 $10.99
Reviewed from galleys   R* 4-8 yrs
See this month’s Big Picture for review.

Hemingway, BlaiseGhost: Thirteen Haunting Tales to Tell; written by Blaise Hemingway and Jesse Reffsin; illus. by Chris Sasaki and Jeff Turley. Chronicle, 2019 153p
ISBN 978-1-4521-7128-9 $21.99   R* Gr. 4-7

Lee, StaceyThe Downstairs Girl. Putnam, 2019 [372p]
Trade ed. ISBN 978-1-5247-4095-5 $17.99
E-book ed. ISBN 978-1-5247-4096-2 $10.99
Reviewed from galleys   R* Gr. 7-10

Macaulay, DavidCrossing on Time: Steam Engines, Fast Ships, and a Journey to the New World; written and illus. by David Macaulay. Roaring Brook, 2019 128p
Trade ed. ISBN 978-1-59643-477-6 $24.99
E-book ed. ISBN 978-1-250-26158-8 $11.99    R* Gr. 5-10

Miller, SarahThe Miracle & Tragedy of the Dionne Quintuplets. Schwartz & Wade, 2019 [320p] illus. with photographs
Library ed. ISBN 978-1-5247-1382-9 $20.99
Trade ed. ISBN 978-1-5247-1381-2 $17.99
E-book ed. ISBN 978-1-5247-1383-6 $10.99
Reviewed from galleys   R* Gr. 7-12

Ofili, SylviaGerman Calendar, No December; illus. and lettered by Birgit Weyhe. Cassava Republic, 2019 186p
Trade ed. ISBN 978-1-911115-61-8 $24.95    R* Gr. 8-12

Prentice, AndrewGhost and Bone. Delacorte, 2019 [216p]
Trade ed. ISBN 978-0-525-64393-7 $16.99
E-book ed. ISBN 978-0-525-64394-4 $9.99
Reviewed from galleys   R* Gr. 4-7

Tavengerwei, RutendoHope Is Our Only Wing. Soho Teen, 2019 [216p]
Trade ed. ISBN 978-1-64129-072-2 $18.99
E-book ed. ISBN 978-1-64129-073-9 $10.99
Reviewed from galleys         R* Gr. 8-12