Category: Kids' books



HarperCollins | December 31, 2014 | 272 pages
Fer must save her realm from the Forsworn, a group destroying the land with their broken oaths, in Moonkind, the conclusion to award-winning author Sarah Prineas's fantasy-adventure series, which includes Winterling, Summerkin, and the short story Thrice Sworn. As the Lady of the Summerlands, Fer... More Info

I Love Dogs!

Katherine Tegen Books | December 30, 2014 | 32 pages
Dogs, dogs, dogs. I love dogs! Bestselling author Sue Stainton and bestselling illustrator Bob Staake come together to tell of a rambunctious boy's journey through the park on his way to adopt the pet of his dreams—a dog, of course! The short, upbeat, rhyming text and vibrant illustrations make I... More Info

The Spirit of the Sea

Inhabit Media | November 1, 2014 | 32 pages
The creation story of one of the central figures in Inuit mythology This illustrated picture book tells the story of the spirit of the sea, known by many Inuktitut names including Nuliajuq, Sedna, and Takannaaluk, who is a key figure from the pantheon of Inuit lore. Sedna was once a young woman who... More Info

A Children's Guide to Arctic Birds

Inhabit Media Incorporated | November 15, 2014 | 32 pages
A children’s introduction to the avians of the Arctic With a simple layout and easy-to-follow format, this beautiful book introduces young readers to a dozen birds that call the Arctic home. From the Long-tailed Duck and the Red-throated Loon to the Snowy Owl and the Rock Ptarmigan, this picture... More Info

Love from Paddington

HarperCollins | December 23, 2014 | 144 pages
A brand-new novel from Michael Bond, celebrating Paddington's many adventures! Told through Paddington's letters to his aunt Lucy back in Peru, this new novel offers Paddington's own special view on some of his most famous tales. Filled with Paddington's signature charm and with black-and-white... More Info

Frog and Toad and Friends Box Set

HarperCollins | December 23, 2014 | 384 pages
Featuring Frog and Toad and seven other beloved I Can Read characters together, this collection of favorite easy-to-read I Can Read stories is full of familiar faces and comes with a free poster starring our most popular characters! This Level Two slipcase is perfect for children who read on their... More Info

My Weird School Special: Oh, Valentine, We've Lost Our Minds!

HarperCollins | December 23, 2014 | 144 pages
A.J. and the gang from My Weird School star in this series of after-school, holiday-themed chapter books featuring all-new hilarious stories and thirty-two pages of games, puzzles, and more. It's the week of Valentine's Day, and A.J.'s class is getting a foreign exchange student! His name is... More Info

Batman Classic: The Penguin's Arctic Adventure

HarperFestival | December 23, 2014 | 24 pages
Young Super Hero fans will be excited to see Batman and Robin take on the Penguin in this brand-new 8 x 8 illustrated storybook. When Oswald Chesterfield Cobblepot, also known as the Penguin, opens an exotic animals garden in Gotham City, Batman investigates to discover if the garden has a... More Info

The One and Only Ivan

HarperCollins | January 6, 2015 | 336 pages
Winner of the 2013 Newbery Medal and a #1 New York Times bestseller, this stirring and unforgettable novel from renowned author Katherine Applegate celebrates the transformative power of unexpected friendship. Inspired by the true story of a captive gorilla known as Ivan, this illustrated novel is... More Info

The Genius Files #4: From Texas with Love

HarperCollins | December 23, 2014 | 304 pages
The wackiest road trip in history continues in book four of the New York Times bestselling Genius Files series, following twins Coke and Pepsi as they dodge villains and visit weird-but-true landmarks from Texas all the way to Roswell, New Mexico! After their explosive escape at Graceland, twins... More Info

The High Hills

September 1, 1989 | 32 pages
Step into the exquisite, miniature world of the mice of Brambly Hedge in this beautiful new edition of the classic picture book. It is the very end of autumn and Flax and Lily are busy making blankets for the voles in the High Hills. Mr Apple has to deliver the blankets to them before the cold... More Info

Project Ancient Egypt

December 20, 2014 | 32 pages
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Project Space

December 20, 2014 | 32 pages
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Kaleidoscopia Book and Kit

Workman Publishing Company | September 9, 2014 | 136 pages
"Scope it out: Here's a one-of-a-kind book of kaleidoscopes, plus a kit that contains everything you need to build your own. From Carolyn Bennett-author of The Kids' Book of Kaleidoscopes, with 185,000 copies in print-Kaleidoscopia! is the comprehensive update and revision loaded with kaleidoscope... More Info

The New Small Person

Puffin | September 4, 2014 | 32 pages
Elmore Green started off life as an only child, as many children do. He had a room all to himself, and everything in it was his. But the one day everything changed . . . More brilliant books by Lauren Child: The Princess and the Pea Goldilocks and the Three Bears Maude The Not-so-Noticeable... More Info

Love Monster

HarperCollins Children's Books | December 30, 2014 | 32 pages
Featuring the only Monster in Cutesville, Love Monster is a wonderfully warm and witty look at how sometimes, when you least expect it, love finds you... From a phenomenal picture book talent. It can be tough being the only funny-looking Monster in Cutesville, but this Monster is not one to hang... More Info

Superfab Saves the Day

August 12, 2014 | 40 pages
With a large superhero costume collection, Superfab is the best-dressed superhero around, but his frequent costume changes often stop him for arriving in time to help people in trouble, until one day, his style sense may just save the day.  More Info

Ring Ring Pop Pop

Firefly Books Limited | July 18, 2014 | 22 pages
Features the sounds of everyday household objects, including a clock, kettle, and vacuum.  More Info

Pick Me Up, Mama!

Little Simon | December 16, 2014 | 34 pages
A spirited homage to the ups and downs of toddlerhood, Pick Me Up, Mama! is now available for the first time as a board book—perfect for story time! Whether she’s up or down, whirling or twirling, dressing or bathing, snacking or snoozing, the busy raccoon in this story enjoys each moment of... More Info

Saturn Could Sail

Little Simon | December 16, 2014 | 32 pages
3...2...1...Blast off with this book of fun facts about spaceships, planets, the Milky Way, and more! Did you know that Saturn is the least dense planet in the solar system? If there were a body of water large enough to hold it, Saturn would float! How about that Neil Armstrong was also an... More Info

Percy Jackson's Greek Gods

Disney-Hyperion | August 19, 2014 | 336 pages
A publisher in New York asked me to write down what I know about the Greek gods, and I was like, Can we do this anonymously? Because I don't need the Olympians mad at me again. But if it helps you to know your Greek gods, and survive an encounter with them if they ever show up in your face, then I... More Info

Secrets and Spies (My Sister the Vampire 15)

Egmont Books | January 1, 2014 | 216 pages
Olivia becomes suspicious when her stepmother is acting more like a zombie than a vampire, while Ivy, her vampire twin sister, tries to discover why Maya, a new girl in town, is taking a special interest in her boyfriend.  More Info

Not to Be Opened Until September 2014

HarperCollins Children's Books | September 25, 2014 | 416 pages
The screechingly funny new novel from the Number One bestselling author. A page-turning, rollicking romp of a read, sparkling with Walliams' most eccentric characters yet and full of humour and heart. From larger than life, tiddlywinks obsessed Awful Aunt Alberta to her pet owl, Wagner -- this is... More Info

The First Hippo on the Moon

HarperCollins Children's Books | November 1, 2014 | 32 pages
The latest picture book from the author and illustrator team of 'The Slightly Annoying Elephant'.  More Info

Warp Speed

Arthur a Levine | December 20, 2014 | 310 pages
Marley Sandelski has always felt invisible at school when he is not facing bullies, but a series of unexpected events gives him a taste of popularity and insights into some classmates, well-liked or greatly-feared.  More Info

The Island of Adventure

Macmillan Children's Books | October 9, 2014 | 336 pages
A beautiful Macmillan Classics edition of the first book in Enid Blyton's Adventure series For Philip, Dinah, Lucy-Ann, Jack and Kiki the parrot, the summer holidays in Cornwall are everything they'd hoped for. Until they begin to realise that something very sinister is taking place on the... More Info

Top Ten Clues You're Clueless

HarperTeen | December 9, 2014 | 304 pages
Top Five Things That Are Ruining Chloe's Day 5) Working the 6:30 a.m. shift at GoodFoods Market 4) Crashing a cart into a customer's car right in front of her snarky coworker Sammi 3) Trying to rock the "drowned rat" look after being caught in a snowstorm 2) Making zero progress with her crush,... More Info

Blue on Blue

Beach Lane Books | December 9, 2014 | 48 pages
Discover the joys of a wild rainstorm in this poetic picture book, illustrated by a Caldecott Medalist. Join a farming family as they experience the full range of a thrilling seaside thunderstorm—from the wild wind and the very first drops; to the pouring, pouring rain; to the wonderful messy mud... More Info

Centaur Rising

Macmillan | October 21, 2014 | 272 pages
Seeing a shooting star land on her family's horse farm during a Perseid meteor shower, Arianne is astonished when one of the horses gives birth to a baby centaur that they must hide from the public. By the Caldecott Medal-winning author of Owl Moon.  More Info

Violet and Victor Write the Best-Ever Bookworm Book

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers | December 2, 2014 | 40 pages
Violet and Victor Small are twins on a mission: to write the best book in the whole, entire world--together! Victor is reluctant, but Violet is determined, and soon the ideas can't come quickly enough. They begin to write a story about a hungry Bookworm who is eating all the books in the library.... More Info

Goodnight Already!

HarperCollins | December 2, 2014 | 32 pages
Meet Bear. He's exhausted. All he wants is to go to sleep. Meet Duck, Bear's persistent next-door neighbor. All he wants is to hang out . . . with Bear. Jory John, author of All My Friends Are Dead, and Benji Davies join together to create this standout hilarious picture book that will make bedtime... More Info

This book just ate my dog!

Henry Holt and Company (BYR) | September 30, 2014 | 32 pages
When her dog disappears into the gutter of the book, Bella calls for help. But when the helpers disappear too, Bella realizes it will take more than a tug on the leash to put things right. Cleverly using the physicality of the book, This book just ate my dog! is inventive, ingenious, and just pure... More Info

The Night Before Christmas

Hodder Children's Books | September 30, 2014 | 32 pages
This glorious publication sees Clement C. Moore's timeless verse brought to life with stunning artwork that is sure to bring visions of sugarplums to everyone's head  More Info

Nanny Fox and the Three Little Pigs

September 12, 2014 | 32 pages
Arnold Fox - the Nanny to Mrs Buff Orpington's chicks - is back in the follow up to the charming NANNY FOX. When Nanny Fox and the chicks visit their friends the three little pigs, they dress up just for fun - until Arnold's hungry family come hunting. Will the Big Bad Wolf come to their rescue?  More Info

Asterix and the Picts

Orion Publishing Company | September 30, 2014 | 48 pages
When Asterix and Obelix rescue a mysterious Pict named MacAroon, they must journey to Caledonia, now Scotland, to return him to his lady love, Camomilla, the adopted daughter of the old king. However, the treacherous chieftain, MacCabeus, plans to marry her and claim the throne - with the help of... More Info

Square Cat ABC

Aladdin | December 2, 2014 | 32 pages
Enjoy the alphabet with this charming tale about a curious mouse and the delightful Eula from Square Cat, which School Library Journal said was “perfect for storytime or sharing one-on-one.” Each letter of the alphabet tells the story of an adorable mouse who discovers Eula, a hip-yet-square... More Info

Coloring with Your Octopus

August 15, 2014 | 48 pages
A cinematically proportioned coloring book based on Brian Kesinger's popular picture book "Walking Your Octopus" which showcases the day-to-day adventures of independent girl-about-town Victoria Psismall and her pet land octopus Otto. Forty-eight ready-to-color illustrations humorously chronicle... More Info

The Queen's Hat

Hodder Children's Books | September 12, 2014 | 32 pages
A sudden gust of wind sets off a marvellous London adventure for the Queen, the Queen's men and one very special hat. So let's follow one determined, daredevil queen through the zoo, over Tower Bridge and up Big Ben - just where will that hat land?  More Info

Thursdays with the Crown

Bloomsbury USA Childrens | October 7, 2014 | 224 pages
Castle Glower has been acting weird, so it's no surprise when two towers transport Celie and her siblings to an unknown land. When they realize that no one from home is coming to get them, the kids–along with Celie's pet griffin Rufus–set out through the forest to figure out where they are and... More Info

The Stonekeeper

Hippo Bks | January 1, 2008 | 185 pages
After chasing the monster that kidnapped their mother, Emily and Navin find themselves in a magical world of man-eating demons and shadowy enemies, where they must learn to control an amulet given to them by their grandfather.  More Info

Who Was That Masked Man Anyway?

By Avi
Scholastic Paperbacks | July 29, 2014 | 170 pages
In the early forties when nearly everyone else is thinking about World War II, sixth-grader Frankie Wattleson gets in trouble at home and at school because of his preoccupation with his favorite radio programs.  More Info

Can You See what I See?

Scholastic Inc. | December 20, 2014 | 34 pages
The creator of the best-selling I Spy series presents a new search-and-find sequence of elaborately illustrated puzzles that takes readers on a journey through time to imagine the travels of a coin from the hull of an 18th-century pirate ship to the shore of a present-day beach.  More Info

On the Edge

HarperTeen | November 25, 2014 | 304 pages
From Allison van Diepen, author of Snitch and Street Pharm, comes a sexy, dangerous novel—perfect for fans of Simone Elkeles and Paul Griffin—about a teen who witnesses a murder and gets caught up in the seedy world of Miami's gangs. Maddie Diaz never should have taken that shortcut through the... More Info

You Wouldn't Want to be an Aztec Sacrifice!

Franklin Watts | December 20, 2014 | 40 pages
A humorous and gory look at the ancient Aztec tradition of sacrificing enemy warriors to the gods.  More Info

You Wouldn't Want to Be a Viking Explorer! (Revised Edition)

Franklin Watts | September 1, 2013 | 40 pages
Presents a light-hearted approach to what life was like as a Viking explorer.  More Info

You Wouldn't Want to Be a Pyramid Builder!

Franklin Watts | September 1, 2013 | 40 pages
Describes the construction of an Egyptian pharaoh's tomb, the life and various jobs of the workers, and the burial of the pharaoh.  More Info

Winter Bees & Other Poems of the Cold

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt | December 20, 2014 | 32 pages
A tribute to the winter season in the wild combines fact-filled verses about how animals survive the cold with sumptuous, realistic illustrations. 30,000 first printing.  More Info

Geronimo Stilton #58: the Super Chef Contest

Scholastic Paperbacks | September 30, 2014 | 128 pages
Geronimo tries to help his cousin Trap when he enters the Super Chef contest, but seems to have no idea how to cook.  More Info

On with the Show!

Scholastic Paperbacks | January 1, 2014 | 76 pages
While staying at the Pet Hotel, the spirited Velvet, the Persian show cat, keeps getting into trouble until a new guest arrives and an unlikely friendship results.  More Info

Prince of the Elves

December 20, 2014 | 187 pages
After chasing the monster that kidnapped their mother, Emily and Navin find themselves in a magical world of man-eating demons and shadowy enemies, where they must learn to control an amulet given to them by their grandfather.  More Info