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|Featured Caldecott Medal Winners Selection|
| ||The Invention of Hugo Cabret|
by Brian Selznick
Publishers Weekly Selznick's unique, visually arresting illustrated novel is transformed into an equally...
|Featured ALA Notable Books for Children Selection|
| ||The Elephant Scientist|
by Caitlin O'Connell and Donna M. Jackson
School Library Journal Gr 5-8-O'Connell traveled to Africa in 1992 to observe wild animals; the trip turned into a j...
|Featured Horn Book Picture Book Awards Selection|
| ||Henry Hikes to Fitchburg|
by D.B. Johnson
School Library Journal K-Gr 4-A nicely realized retelling of a short passage from Henry Thoreau's Walden. Henry and h...
|Featured Pulitzer Prize Selection|
| ||Hirohito and the Making of Modern Japan |
by Herbert Bix
Book list Most postwar histories have portrayed Emperor Hirohito in one of two ways: a shy, hands-off monarch...