31 Stellar Books | May Stars


Picture Books

Archer, Micha. Daniel’s Good Day. illus. by author. Penguin/Nancy Paulsen Bks. May 2019. p. 82.

Buitrago, Jairo. Lion and Mouse. tr. from Spanish by Eliza Amado. illus. by Rafael Yockteng. Groundwood. May 2019. p. 82.

Cherry, Matthew A. Hair Love. illus. by Vashti Harrison. Penguin/Kokila. May 2019. p. 83.

Choi, Susan. Camp Tiger. illus. by John ­Rocco. Putnam. May 2019. p. 83.

Elschner, Géraldine. My Little Chick. tr. from French by Kathryn Bishop. illus. by Eve Tharlet. minedition. Apr. 2019. p. 84.

Hare, John. Field Trip to the Moon. illus. by author. Holiday House/Margaret Ferguson Bks. May 2019. p. 84.

Lanan, Jessica. The Fisherman & the Whale. illus. by author. S. & S. May 2019. p. 85.

Quintero, Isabel. My Papi Has a Motorcycle. illus. by Zeke Peña. Penguin/Kokila. May 2019. p. 87.

Savage, Stephen. Sign Off. illus. by author. S. & S./Beach Lane. May 2019. p. 87.

Stead, Philip C. Music for Mister Moon. ­illus. by Erin E. Stead. Holiday House/Neal ­Porter Bks. Mar. 2019. p. 88.


Middle Grade

del Toro, Guillermo & Cornelia Funke. Pan’s­ ­Labyrinth: The Labyrinth of the Faun. ­HarperCollins/Katherine Tegen Bks. Jul. 2019. p. 92.

Kadohata, Cynthia. A Place To Belong. ­Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Bks. May 2019. p. 93.

Strong, Karen. Just South of Home. S. & S. May 2019. p. 96.



Ali, S.K. Love from A to Z. S. & S./Salaam Reads. May 2019. p. 99.

Faizal, Hafsah. We Hunt the Flame. Farrar. May 2019. p. 103.

Kaplan, Ariel. We Are the Perfect Girl. Knopf. May 2019. p. 100.

King, A.S. Dig. Dutton. Mar. 2019. p. 105.

Safi, Aminah Mae. Tell Me How You Really Feel. Feiwel & Friends. Jun. 2019. p. 106.

Sugiura, Misa. This Time Will Be Different. HarperCollins/HarperTeen. Jun. 2019. p. 106.


Graphic Novels

Gerstein, Mordicai. I Am Hermes!: Mischief-Making Messenger of the Gods. illus. by author. Holiday House. Mar. 2019. p. 118.


Adult Books 4 Teens

Anders, Charlie Jane. The City in the Middle of the Night. Tor. Feb. 2019. p. 108.

Atwood, Margaret. The Handmaid’s Tale (Graphic Novel). illus. & adapt. by Renée Nault. Doubleday/Nan A. Talese Bks. Mar. 2019. p. 110.

McGuire, Seanan. Middlegame. Tor. May 2019. p. 109.

Fies, Brian. A Fire Story. illus. by author. Abrams ComicArts. Mar. 2019. p. 110.



Bausum, Ann. VIRAL: The Fight Against AIDS in America. Viking. Jun. 2019. p. 116.

Kluger, Jeffrey. Disaster Strikes!: The Most Dangerous Space Missions of All Time. Philomel. May 2019. p. 116.

Macaulay, David. Crossing on Time: Steam Engines, Fast Ships, and a Journey to the New World. illus. by author. Roaring Brook. May 2019. p. 117.

Roth, Susan L. Birds of a Feather: Bowerbirds and Me. illus. by author. Holiday House/Neal Porter Bks. May 2019. p. 114.

Wittenstein, Barry. Sonny’s Bridge: Jazz ­Legend Sonny Rollins Finds His Groove. illus. by Keith Mallett. Charlesbridge. May 2019. p. 115.


Professional Reading

Thomas, Ebony Elizabeth. The Dark Fantastic: Race and the Imagination from Harry Potter to the Hunger Games. New York University Pr. May 2019. p. 119.



ARDEN, Katherine. Small Spaces. Listening Library. Sept. 2018. p. 76.

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