NY Times Books

Children's Books: ‘Glory O’Brien’s History of the Future,’ by A. S. King

December 19, 2014 - 9:05am
A high school senior grappling with her mother’s suicide is suddenly able to envision people’s pasts and futures.

Children's Books: ‘Isabel’s War,’ by Lila Perl

December 19, 2014 - 9:02am
This novel’s 12-year-old heroine, growing up in 1940s New York, finds World War II a nuisance, until she meets a refugee.