Volume 71, Number 3, November 2017

Table of Contents

The Big Picture

I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter by Erika Sánchez (review)

pp. 105-106
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New Books for Children and Young People

The Summer of Owen Todd by Tony Abbott (review)

p. 106
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The Wicker King by K. Ancrum (review)

p. 107
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The Devils You Know by M.C. Atwood (review)

p. 107
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The Player King by Avi (review)

p. 108
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The Language of Thorns: Midnight Tales and Dangerous Magic by Leigh Bardugo (review)

p. 108
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The Wolf, the Duck, & the Mouse by Mac Barnett (review)

p. 109
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The Lumberjack’s Beard by Duncan Beedie (review)

p. 109
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The House at 758 by Kathryn Berla (review)

p. 110
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Louis Undercover by Fanny Britt (review)

pp. 110-111
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The Perfect Score by Rob Buyea (review)

p. 111
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The Last Namsara by Kristen Ciccarelli (review)

p. 111
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The Adventurers Guild by Zack Loran Clark (review)

p. 112
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Forest of a Thousand Lanterns by Julie C. Dao (review)

p. 112
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Many: The Diversity of Life on Earth by Nicola Davies (review)

p. 113
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Blood and Ink by Stephen Davies (review)

p. 113
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Sit by Deborah Ellis (review)

pp. 113-114
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Mama Africa!: How Miriam Makeba Spread Hope with Her Song by Kathryn Erskine (review)

p. 114
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Uncanny by Sarah Fine (review)

pp. 114-115
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Neighborhood Girls by Jessie Ann Foley (review)

p. 115
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Speak Easy, Speak Love by McKelle George (review)

pp. 115-116
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The Boy and the Whale by Mordicai Gerstein (review)

p. 116
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Uncanny by David Macinnis Gill (review)

pp. 116-117
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The Breathless by Tara Goedjen (review)

p. 117
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Bumpety, Dunkety, Thumpety-Thump! by K. L. Going (review)

pp. 117-118
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Light Years by Emily Ziff Griffin (review)

p. 118
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The Afterlife of Holly Chase by Cynthia Hand (review)

p. 118
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Ruby & Olivia by Rachel Hawkins (review)

p. 119
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Bear and Chicken by Jannie Ho (review)

p. 119
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Ahimsa by Supriya Kelkar (review)

pp. 119-120
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The Unlikely Story of a Pig in the City by Jodi Kendall (review)

p. 120
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The Things Owen Wrote by Jessica Scott Kerrin (review)

pp. 120-121
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Last Laughs: Prehistoric Epitaphs by J. Patrick Lewis (review)

p. 121
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Shadow Girl by Liana Liu (review)

pp. 121-122
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A Line in the Dark by Malinda Lo (review)

p. 122
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The Girl with the Red Balloon by Katherine Locke (review)

pp. 122-123
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Whichwood by Tahereh Mafi (review)

p. 123
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Someday, Narwhal by Lisa Mantchev (review)

pp. 123-124
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We Are Party People by Leslie Margolis (review)

p. 124
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This Darkness Mine by Mindy McGinnis (review)

pp. 124-125
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Zack and the Turkey Attack! by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor (review)

p. 125
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Gray Wolf Island by Tracey Neithercott (review)

p. 125
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The Bone Thief by Alyson Noël (review)

p. 126
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Polaris by Michael Northrop (review)

p. 126
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Akata Warrior by Nnedi Okorafor (review)

p. 127
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Beasts Made of Night by Tochi Onyebuchi (review)

p. 127
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My Brigadista Year by Katherine Paterson (review)

p. 128
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Lock and Key: The Downward Spiral by Ridley Pearson (review)

p. 128
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Poe: Stories and Poems by Edgar Allan Poe (review)

p. 129
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Victoria: Portrait of a Queen by Catherine Reef (review)

pp. 129-130
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Kids Like Us by Hilary Reyl (review)

p. 130
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The 12 Sleighs of Christmas by Sherri Duskey Rinker (review)

p. 130
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Maya Lin: Thinking with Her Hands by Susan Goldman Rubin (review)

p. 131
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Last Star Burning by Caitlin Sangster (review)

pp. 131-132
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Silent Days, Silent Dreams by Allen Say (review)

p. 132
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Plague Land by Alex Scarrow (review)

pp. 132-133
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Imagine That!: How Dr. Seuss Wrote by Judy Sierra (review)

p. 133
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Pelé: The King of Soccer by Eddy Simon (review)

pp. 133-134
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The 57 Bus by Dashka Slater (review)

p. 134
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The Secret of Nightingale Wood by Lucy Strange (review)

pp. 134-135
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A Semi-Definitive List of Worst Nightmares by Krystal Sutherland (review)

p. 135
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Lumberjanes: Unicorn Power by Mariko Tamaki (review)

pp. 135-136
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Calling My Name by Liara Tamani (review)

p. 136
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Laura Ingalls Is Ruining My Life by Shelley Tougas (review)

pp. 136-137
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Gertie Milk & the Keeper of Lost Things by Simon Van Booy (review)

p. 137
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Small Walt by Elizabeth Verdick (review)

p. 137
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Sven Carter and the Trashmouth Effect by Rob Vlock (review)

p. 138
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Shai & Emmie Star in Break an Egg by Quvenzhané Wallis (review)

p. 138
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Behind the Song ed. by K. M. Walton, (review)

p. 139
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Girl in a Bad Place by Kaitlin Ward (review)

p. 139
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Bad Girls with Perfect Faces by Lynn Weingarten (review)

pp. 139-140
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Gum by Nancy Willard (review)

p. 140
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Water in May by Ismée Williams (review)

pp. 140-141
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Professional Connections: Resources for Teachers and Librarians

p. 142
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Subject and Use Index

pp. 143-144
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