What I’m Doing at Kirkus This Week,
Plus What I Did Last Week, Featuring Boris Kulikov

h1 July 1st, 2016 by jules

“‘You’re really going?’ his mother said.
‘Yes.’ Angus put on his backpack.
‘I’ll miss you.’
‘No, you won’t,’ Angus said, and left.”

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Today over at Kirkus, I’ve got some new emerging-reader books on the mind. That link is here.

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I’ve got a couple of spreads here today at 7-Imp from Patrick Downes’s Come Home, Angus (Orchard/Scholastic, July 2016), illustrated by Boris Kulikov. I wrote about the book here at Kirkus last week. You can click below to see one more spread.



“Nothing looked familiar. Only stores; no houses. The streets were busier, noisier, wider, darker. He had walked farther than he had ever walked on his own.
He had walked into a whole new world. Angus was afraid.”

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Illustrations from COME HOME, ANGUS by Patrick Downes © 2016 by Boris Kulikov. Used with permission from Orchard Books/Scholastic.

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