Category: Kids' books

The Secret Destiny of Pixie Piper

Greenwillow Books | May 2, 2017 | 320 pages
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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

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

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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

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

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

The Lost Kingdom of Bamarre

HarperCollins | May 2, 2017 | 400 pages
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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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

By the Time You Read This...

March 1, 2017 |
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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

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

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

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

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

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

First Sticker Book Museums

March 1, 2017 | 16 pages
Wander through the corridors of the Usborne museum with this interactive sticker books. Discover what museums are for and what they hold inside them. Part of a large range of Usborne First Sticker Books, covering topics as diverse as cars, ballet, dragons, London, monkeys and Your Body.  More Info

Moo Moo in a Tutu

Balzer + Bray | April 25, 2017 | 32 pages
In the classic tradition of George and Martha, Elephant and Piggie, and Frog and Toad comes Moo Moo and Mr. Quackers in their debut, Moo Moo in a Tutu. A cow who wants to be a ballerina? Are you for real? This is a hilarious, one-of-a-kind friendship story between an adventurous cow and a very... More Info

Teddy the Dog: (Almost) Best in Show

HarperCollins | April 25, 2017 | 32 pages
Teddy the Dog has always been a one-of-a-kind dog, so it’s only fitting for him to compete in the Strut Your Mutt dog show. But when he arrives, it doesn’t turn out to be exactly what he expected. Who would want to sit and stay when you can jump and run? Dog and cat lovers alike will delight in... More Info

Alfie Far from Home

June 2, 2016 |
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Dinosaurs Love Cheese

March 1, 2016 | 32 pages
PICTURE BOOKS. AUSTRALIAN. A delightful picture book about a world of hidden animals that only a child can see. Giraffes can't resist the trees, I like milk and sandwiches ... But who stole the cheese?. Ages 0+  More Info

Our Song: the Story of O Canada

April 25, 2017 | 24 pages
Celebrate the 150th birthday of Canada with a closer look at its majestic anthem! A new generation of young readers will experience the 100-year evolution of the Canadian national anthem, from its composition in 1880 to the moment it was proclaimed the national anthem in 1980. Line by line, in both... More Info

Cammie Takes Flight

April 30, 2017 | 224 pages
Eleven-year-old Cammie Turple grew up with more obstacles than most. Visually impaired and abandoned by her parents, she was raised by her tenacious, bootlegging aunt in rural Tanner, Nova Scotia. After Cammie and her best friend, Evelyn Merry, destroy the local moonshine still, forcing Evelyn's... More Info

If You Could Wear My Sneakers

May 30, 2017 | 32 pages
A Sheree Fitch classic, the Silver Birch- and Hackmatack Award-winning children's picture book about children's rights, If You Could Wear My Sneakers, is now available for a new generation of young readers. A series of humorous poems, paired with timeless illustrations, interprets 15 of the 54... More Info

Goth Girl

April 30, 2017 | 180 pages
There are only three things fifteen-year-old Victoria Markham truly enjoys: English class, her signature "Goth Girl" look, and art. It's just that she tends to do the last one late at night, with spray paint, in public places. It isn't long before Vic is caught red-handed and forced into community... More Info

CatStronauts: Mission Moon

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers | April 18, 2017 | 160 pages
CatStronauts, you are needed! When the world is thrust into darkness due to a global energy shortage, the Worlds Best Scientist comes up with a bold plan to set up a solar power plant on the moon. But someone has to go up there to set it up, and that adventure falls to the CatStronauts, the best... More Info

Let's Find Momo!

March 14, 2017 | 24 pages
He's back! Everyone's favorite hide-and-seek border collie returns in this colorful, kid-friendly photography board book. Look for Momo hiding on a farm, in a bookstore, at a construction site, and in other unlikely locations (the photos are also loaded with other hidden objects for kids and... More Info

Library of Souls

Quirk Books | April 11, 2017 | 464 pages
The New York Times #1 best-selling series. The movie adaptation of Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children is now a major motion picture from visionary director Tim Burton, staring Eva Green, Asa Butterfield, Ella Purnell, Samual L. Jackson, and Judi Dench. Like its predecessors, Library of... More Info

33 Minutes

Aladdin | April 18, 2017 | 224 pages
Will Sam’s best friend turn out to be a bully? He’s about to find out in this “strong and refreshingly straightforward” (School Library Journal) MAX novel. Sam Lewis is going to get his butt kicked in exactly thirty-three minutes. He knows this because yesterday his former best friend... More Info

Quelle Chance! Ton Papa N'est Pas une Pieuvre!

Les editions Scholastic | May 1, 2017 | 40 pages
See below for English description. La plupart du temps, on est fier de notre p�re. jusqu'� ce qu'il devienne grognon, autoritaire, voire repoussant. Mais l'�changerait-on contre un autre? Dans ce livre rigolo, on imagine ce que serait la vie avec un papa-animal. Les enfants vont �clater de... More Info

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