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|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 who pre...
|Featured New York Times Bestsellers Selection|
| ||Prince Lestat|
by Anne Rice
Book list After exploring the plights of angels, werewolves, and even Jesus Christ himself in a string of nov...
|Featured Caldecott Medal Winners Selection|
| ||Black and White|
by David Macaulay
Book list Gr. 2-6, younger for reading aloud. See Focus, p.1546.
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|Featured Newbery Medal Winners Selection|
| ||Out of the Dust|
by Karen Hesse
School Library Journal Gr 5 Up?In the midst of the Dust Bowl, 13-year-old Billie Jo loses her mother and unbo...
|Featured ALA Notable Books for Children Selection|
by John Rocco
Book list It's a scenario many kids are probably all too familiar with: a young boy wants to play, but ol...
|Featured Edgar Awards Selection|
| ||The Lock Artist|
by Steve Hamilton
Publishers Weekly At the start of this offbeat thriller from Edgar-winner Hamilton (A Stolen Season and six other ti...
|Featured Agatha Awards Selection|
| ||Youve Got Murder|
by Donna Andrews
Publishers Weekly In a detour from her first three outings featuring the delightful Meg Langslow (Revenge of the Wro...
|Featured National Book Critics Circle Selection|
| ||George F. Kennan: An American Life|
by John Lewis Gaddis
Book list *Starred Review* Diplomat and historian Kennan (1904-2005) cooperated with this biography that in its docum...
|Featured Horn Book Picture Book Awards Selection|
| ||The Tale of the Mandarin Ducks|
by Katherine Paterson
: In another picture book retelling of a Japanese folktale, Paterson ( The Tongue-Cut Sparrow ) re...
|Featured Hugo Awards Selection|
| ||Blue Mars|
by Kim Stanley Robinson
Publishers Weekly Red Mars, the kickoff to Robinson's epic Mars trilogy, won the Nebula for best SF novel of 1992; it...
|Featured Independent Booksellers List Selection|
| ||And the Mountains Echoed|
by Khaled Hosseini
Book list *Starred Review* Saboor, a laborer, pulls his young daughter, Pari, and his son, Abdullah, across the deser...
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