Category: Kids' books

The Orphan and the Polar Bear

Inhabit Media Inc | May 15, 2012 | 40 pages
Retells the Inuit folk legend of an orphan who learns to be self-sufficient from a mystical polar bear.  More Info
$10.99

Time Stoppers

Bloomsbury USA Childrens | May 2, 2017 | 400 pages
"A wild and fresh take on fantasy . . . I freaking loved it!" --Lisa McMann, New York Times bestselling author of The Unwanted series Discover the magical town of Aurora in this exhilarating first book in the Time Stoppers series--perfect for fans of Percy Jackson and The Five Kingdoms. Annie... More Info
$10.99

Bear's Big Day

Bloomsbury USA Childrens | May 2, 2017 | 32 pages
It's Bear's very first day of school! He wants to be grown up, so he leaves his stuffed bunny Floppy at home along with all his familiar things. But being away from his best friend is hard--and the first day doesn't turn out quite how Bear wanted it to. Bear learns that the first day of school... More Info
$17.99

Real Friends

First Second Books | May 2, 2017 | 224 pages
Newbery Honor author Shannon Hale and New York Times bestselling illustrator LeUyen Pham join forces in this graphic memoir about how hard it is to find your real friends—and why it's worth the journey. When best friends are not forever . . . Shannon and Adrienne have been best friends ever since... More Info
$24.99

Goldfish Ghost

Macmillan | May 2, 2017 | 40 pages
Goldfish Ghost was born on the surface of the water in the bowl on a dresser in a boy’s room. The boy’s room was pleasant and familiar, but Goldfish Ghost wanted company, so he set out to find a friend. He floats over the neighborhood, past the pier, and let the breeze carry him into town where... More Info
$12.99

Room on the Broom

Macmillan Children's Books | April 6, 2017 | 24 pages
How the cat purred and how the witch grinned,As they sat on their broomstick and flew through the wind.The witch and her cat fly happily over forests, rivers and mountains on their broomstick until a stormy wind blows away the witch's hat, bow and wand. Luckily, they are retrieved by a dog, a bird... More Info
$12.99

The Gruffalo's Child

Macmillan Children's Books | April 6, 2017 | 24 pages
The Gruffalo said that no gruffalo shouldEver set foot in the deep dark wood.But one wild and windy night the Gruffalo's child disobeys her father's warnings and ventures out into the snow. After all, the Big Bad Mouse doesn't really exist... does he?The Gruffalo's Child is the number one... More Info

Stack the Cats

May 2, 2017 | 32 pages
"One cat sleeps. Two cats play. Three cats stack!" "Stack the Cats" is a charming book about counting and organizing cats in various formations. But when the cats decide to go their own way as cats often will it s time to count down until there s only one sweet cat left. Counting forward and... More Info

So Many Feet

May 2, 2017 | 34 pages
"High feet, slow feet, fast feet, snow feet! So Many Feet" introduces young children to the great diversity in the natural world, using feet as an accessible point of entry. The playful, rhyming main text offers some information, but is mostly fun to read aloud. The secondary text offers more facts... More Info
$18.95

Just a Normal Tuesday

Kids Can Press Ltd | May 2, 2017 | 256 pages
For Kai, nothing will ever be normal again. Sixteen-year-old KaiÍs life is shattered forever by a letter from her sister, Jen, which begins, ñIf you are reading this, I am already gone.î Jen has committed suicide. Heartbroken and furious, Kai gets caught in a downward spiral, self-medicating and... More Info
$17.95

Wade's Wiggly Antlers

Kids Can Press Ltd | May 2, 2017 | 32 pages
Wade is concerned when he notices his antlers are wiggly. That means they are going to fall off! ñDonÍt worry,î says his mother. ñNew ones will grow in the summer.î But Wade is worried. He used his antlers for lots of fun things, such as paddles for Ping-Pong and perches for giving friends... More Info
$18.95

Different? Same!

Kids Can Press Ltd | May 2, 2017 | 32 pages
The zebra gallops, the bumblebee flies, the lemur leaps and the tiger prowls „ ñBut look closer now ƒ We all have STRIPES!î This clever exploration of animal characteristics shows how each animal in diverse groups of four is completely different in many ways, but the same as the others in one... More Info
$16.95

Daddy Long Legs

Kids Can Press Ltd | May 2, 2017 | 26 pages
An endearing tale about a little boy who wants to be sure. ñSee you this afternoon,î says Daddy when he drops off Matthew at kindergarten. But Matthew says, ñWhat if, this afternoon, the old green car doesnÍt start?î Thus begins a series of what-ifs that Matthew poses to all of DaddyÍs ideas... More Info

All in a Day

Abrams Appleseed | May 2, 2017 | 30 pages
This lovely book illuminates all the possibilities a day offers--the opportunities and chances that won't ever come again--and also delivers a gentle message of good stewardship of our planet. Newbery Medal winner Cynthia Rylant's poetic text, alongside Nikki McClure's stunning, meticulously... More Info
$21.99

Cinnamon

HarperCollins | May 2, 2017 | 40 pages
A talking tiger is the only one who may be able to get a princess to speak in this beautiful picture book set in a mythic India by Newbery Medal-winning and New York Times bestselling author Neil Gaiman, illustrated in bold colors by Divya Srinivasan. Previously available only as an audio book,... More Info
$8.50

The Secret Destiny of Pixie Piper

Greenwillow Books | May 2, 2017 | 320 pages
No summary available.

The Siren

HarperTeen | May 2, 2017 | 352 pages
#1 New York Times bestseller From Kiera Cass, author of the Selection series, comes a captivating stand-alone fantasy romance. Kahlen is a Siren, bound to serve the Ocean by luring humans to watery graves with her voice, which is deadly to any human who hears it. Akinli is human—a kind, handsome... More Info
$23.99

The Scattering

HarperCollins | May 2, 2017 | 320 pages
New York Times bestselling author Kimberly McCreight raises the stakes in the second book of the heart-pounding Outliers trilogy, a uniquely speculative story about secrets, betrayal, and a world where one small group of people are blessed—or cursed—with an incredible power. Wylie may have... More Info
$21.00

Posted

Walden Pond Press | May 2, 2017 | 384 pages
From John David Anderson, author of the acclaimed Ms. Bixby’s Last Day, comes a humorous, poignant, and original contemporary story about bullying, broken friendships, and the failures of communication between kids. In middle school, words aren’t just words. They can be weapons. They can be... More Info
$8.50

Going Wild

HarperCollins | May 2, 2017 | 400 pages
Spider-Man meets Animorphs in this thrilling new middle grade series from Lisa McMann, New York Times bestselling author of the Unwanteds series. Newbery Medal–winning author Katherine Applegate calls Going Wild “gripping, action-packed, and filled with humor and heart.” Charlie Wilde knew... More Info
$9.99

House of Secrets: Clash of the Worlds

Balzer + Bray | May 2, 2017 | 528 pages
With their last adventure just barely over, the Walker kids thought life would finally go back to normal. But things don’t remain calm for long . . . especially when the colossus Fat Jagger turns up in San Francisco Bay—and he’s in danger! With the police closing in, the Walkers must figure... More Info

I'll Give You the Sun

Speak | September 8, 2015 | 400 pages
A story of first love and family loss follows the estrangement between daredevil Jude and her loner twin brother, Noah, as a result of a mysterious event that is brought to light by a beautiful, broken boy and a new mentor. Simultaneous eBook.  More Info
$21.00

The Lost Kingdom of Bamarre

HarperCollins | May 2, 2017 | 400 pages
No summary available.
$12.50

Beat Bugs: I Am the Walrus

HarperFestival | May 2, 2017 | 32 pages
Based on Beat Bugs, the Netflix TV show inspired by songs made famous by the Beatles. Being the new kid in town is never fun, especially for Walter Walrus, who just moved to Beat Bugs Village. When he sees the Beat Bugs, he is too nervous to introduce himself. And when he finally does muster up the... More Info
$4.99

Beat Bugs: Ticket to Ride

HarperCollins | May 2, 2017 | 32 pages
Based on Beat Bugs, the Netflix TV show inspired by songs made famous by the Beatles. When the Beat Bugs build a carnival ride in the backyard, everyone wants to take a turn! But it takes a special golden-leaf ticket to get on the ride. And when everyone loses their ticket except for Kumi, the Beat... More Info

I Love My Daddy Board Book

Katherine Tegen Books | May 2, 2017 | 32 pages
Sebastien Braun’s celebrated I Love My Daddy is now in board book format—perfect for little hands in strollers and highchairs! Sometimes daddies are loud and playful. Other times they are quiet and compassionate. And they are always loving. Sebastien Braun's appealing text and charming... More Info
$21.99

Morris Mole

HarperCollins | May 2, 2017 | 40 pages
From internationally acclaimed author-illustrator Dan Yaccarino comes a heartwarming tale about finding your own courage. Meet Morris Mole—he has always been a little bit different. When the moles are running low on food, it's up to clever Morris to save the day. With a little help from an... More Info

The Parent Agency

HarperCollins | May 2, 2017 | 384 pages
Travel to an alternate world where kids get to choose their own parents in this zany, internationally bestselling adventure, which combines the be-careful-what-you-wish-for humor of The Chocolate Touch with the classic appeal of Roald Dahl. Barry Bennett is sick of his parents. They’re boring,... More Info
$8.99

Slappy Birthday to You (Goosebumps Slappyworld #1)

Scholastic Paperbacks | February 28, 2017 | 160 pages
The evil dummy comes to life to tell his own twisted tales and scary stories! It's bad enough Ian Barker has to spend his twelfth birthday with his sister and their two annoying cousins. The four of them can't ever hang out without getting into trouble. Vinnie and Jonny always want to play with... More Info

Umberland (Everland, Book 2)

Scholastic Press | May 9, 2017 | 288 pages
Gwen, Pete, and the others have escaped from Everland. But the safe haven they hoped to find at Alnwick Castle doesn't exist. With the Queen of England on her deathbed, Duchess Alyssa has stepped in to lead, but things have gotten worse as the cure Doc created for the Horologia virus has mutated,... More Info
$8.99

A Handful of Stars

Scholastic Press | May 9, 2017 | 192 pages
When Lily's blind dog, Lucky, slips his collar and runs away across the wide-open blueberry barrens of eastern Maine, it's Salma Santiago who manages to catch him. Salma, the daughter of migrant workers, is in the small town with her family for the blueberry-picking season. After their initial... More Info
$4.99

100 Blagues! et Plus..

Les editions Scholastic | May 1, 2017 | 108 pages
See below for English description. Faits cocasses, blagues, devinettes et illustrations hilarantes, le tout rassembl� dans d'amusants petits livres en format de poche. � partager avec sa famille et ses amis, n'importe quand et n'importe o�! Fun facts, jokes and riddles that promise hours of... More Info
$10.99

Mother-Daughter Book Camp

Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers | May 2, 2017 | 352 pages
Spend one last summer with the Mother-Daughter Book Club at camp in this bittersweet conclusion to Heather Vogel Frederick’s beloved and bestselling series. After so many summers together, Emma, Jess, Megan, Becca, and Cassidy are reunited for one final hurrah before they go their separate ways.... More Info
$24.99

The Lines We Cross

Scholastic Press | May 9, 2017 | 400 pages
"First published 2016 in Pan by Pan Macmillan Australia Pty Ltd ... Sydney, New South Wales, Australia."  More Info
$18.95

Greetings, Leroy

May 1, 2017 | 32 pages
The first day at a new school is nerve-wracking enough, never mind when it’s in a new country! In this lively picture book from award-winning storyteller Itah Sadu, Roy realizes he may come to love his new home as much as he loves his old home.  More Info
$11.99

Jane Foster's Things That Go

little bee books | May 2, 2017 | 26 pages
Introduce little ones to their favorite things that go in this bold and graphic board book by illustrator and textile designer Jane Foster. In this beautiful and sophisticated board book, children will be introduced to bold images of things that go, such as beeping buses, zooming rockets, and more!... More Info

Toucans, Too

little bee books | May 2, 2017 | 40 pages
This hilarious follow-up book to Cockatoo, Too features cockatoos, toucans, two-can stew, and gnus! One can. Two cans. Toucans? Toucans, too. Toucan stew???! The cockatoos are back, and the toucans are too!  More Info
$15.99

Hit the Road!

little bee books | May 2, 2017 | 112 pages
Get ready to hit the road in this new high-end, highly-designed Mishmania book—a collectible activity series for children with out-of-the-ordinary activities and fantastic artwork! In Hit the Road!, kids will enjoy having a bunch of different and fun activities to do based on the theme of road... More Info
$10.99

Framed!

Aladdin | May 2, 2017 | 320 pages
Get to know the only kid on the FBI Director’s speed dial and several international criminals’ most wanted lists all because of his Theory of All Small Things in this hilarious start to a brand-new middle grade mystery series. So you’re only halfway through your homework and the Director of... More Info

The Legend of the Fog

Inhabit Media | April 1, 2017 | 40 pages
In this traditional Inuit story, a simple walk on the tundra becomes a life or death journey for a young man. When he comes across a giant who wants to take him home and cook him for dinner, the young man's quick thinking saves him from being devoured by the giant and his family, and in the process... More Info
$13.95

Baby on Board

Dawn Publications (CA) | March 1, 2017 | 32 pages
How do animals carry their babies? Not in backpacks or strollers, but tucked in pouches . . . Gripped in teeth . . . Propped on backs . . . Even underneath! Marianne Berkes' rhyming verses present some of the many ways that animals carry their young. Cathy Morrison's magical illustrations capture... More Info
$19.95

By the Time You Read This...

March 1, 2017 |
No summary available.
$13.95

There's a Bug on My Book!

Dawn Publications (CA) | March 1, 2017 | 32 pages
Beetles fly, frogs hop, and slugs slide over the pages of this book, made to be read by a child while lying on the grass. Children interact with the book, with a tip, tap, and turn of the book, moving the critters along. The critters even interact with each other in surprising ways. John Himmelman... More Info
$13.95

Wonderful Nature, Wonderful You

Dawn Publications (CA) | March 1, 2017 | 32 pages
Nature can be a great teacher! With a light touch especially suited for children, Karin Ireland explores the lessons of nature and finds their relevance to all of us. She gracefully weaves together inspiration and fascinating fact. Nature becomes a metaphor for positive social and emotional... More Info
$21.95

Iggy Peck, Architect

Harry N. Abrams | October 1, 2007 | 32 pages
Ever since he was a baby, Iggy Peck has built towers, bridges, and buildings, which comes in handy when his second grade class is stranded on an island during a picnic.  More Info
$14.99

Man's Search for Meaning

Beacon Press | April 4, 2017 | 200 pages
A young adult edition of the best-selling classic about the Holocaust and finding meaning in suffering, with a photo insert, a glossary of terms, a chronology of Frankl's life, and supplementary letters and speeches Viktor E. Frankl's Man's Search for Meaning is a classic work of Holocaust... More Info
$19.49

I Love My Computer Because My Friends Live in It

Running Press | April 4, 2017 | 240 pages
I Love My Computer Because My Friends Live in It is tech analyst Jess Kimball Leslie's hilarious, frank homage to the technology that contributed so significantly to the person she is today. From accounts of the lawless chat rooms of early AOL to the perpetual high school reunions that are... More Info

Sesame Street: The Monster at the End of this Book

Running Press | April 4, 2017 | 24 pages
The Monster at the End of This Book is a classic, adored by toddlers and adults alike. This collectible kit includes a mini book version of The Monster at the End of this Book, featuring the full text and illustrations from the original classic story, and a plush Grover backpack clip. Journey with... More Info
$12.95

Circle, Triangle, Elephant

Phaidon Press | May 8, 2017 | 22 pages
A clever and refreshing approach to learning about shapes, with a bit of silliness mixed in This unexpected take on shapes offers a breath of fresh air within this well-established toddler concept genre. With bright block-art visuals and a rhythmic, read-aloud text, this book begins by offering... More Info

Stick Cat: Cats in the City

HarperCollins | April 25, 2017 | 224 pages
Join Stick Cat and his incomparable sidekick Edith on another dangerous, epic, and hilarious rescue mission in Tom Watson’s Stick Cat: Cats in the City! With over-the-top fun and humor, this scrumptious story features Tom Watson’s trademark laughs, adventure, and hilarious stick-figure... More Info

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