Category: Kids' books


Jake Makes a World

April 14, 2015 | 44 pages
Jacob Lawrence Makes a World follows the creative adventures of the young artist as he finds inspiration in the vibrant colours and characters of his community in Harlem. From his mothers apartment, where he is surrounded by brightly coloured walls with intricate patterns, to the streets full of... More Info

Ask Me

HMH Books For Young Readers | May 12, 2015 | 40 pages
A father and daughter explore their neighborhood, talking and asking questions as they go.  More Info

Anastasia Off Her Rocker

HMH Books For Young Readers | July 14, 2015 | 160 pages
Anastasia's seventh-grade science project becomes almost more than she can handle, but brother Sam, age three, and a bust of Freud nobly aid her.  More Info

The Loud Book! Padded Board Book

HMH Books For Young Readers | June 2, 2015 | 32 pages
The much louder companion to the bestselling "Quiet Book "is now available inacozy padded board book edition!"  More Info

Big Nate Super Scribbler

Balzer + Bray | July 7, 2015 | 224 pages
[Big Nate Super Scribbler; PB 9780062349224] Scribble for hours with Big Nate Super Scribbler, the awesome fifth Big Nate activity book! Chock-full of mazes, crossword puzzles, comics, quizzes, and sudokus, the newest installment in the New York Times bestselling series gives kids the chance to... More Info

Amelia Bedelia Chapter Book #7: Amelia Bedelia Sets Sail

Greenwillow Books | July 7, 2015 | 160 pages
In the seventh chapter book in the New York Times bestselling series, Amelia Bedelia comes out of her shell and heads to the beach! Amelia Bedelia and her mother share a summer vacation home at the shore with her aunt Mary (her mother's sister) and her cousin Jason, who has a wicked sense of... More Info

99 Maths Puzzles

May 1, 2015 | 112 pages
Children can keep their brains active and practise their number skills with this handy paperback book, packed with full-colour puzzles to test your numeracy. This is entertaining practice to help support maths lessons at school. A fun way to engage children with maths -- pop into a school bag or... More Info


Groundwood Books Ltd | July 1, 2015 | 24 pages
The life of an Inuit girl and her world in the Arctic is presented in this charming tale featuring a girl named Alego, her devoted grandmother, and their special trip to the shore to collect clams where the wonders of life within the tide pools are revealed.  More Info

If Everything Were Blue

Little Simon | June 30, 2015 | 16 pages
Does blue make your world go ’round? From a blueberry-hued monkey to a sky-colored train, this tabbed board book showcases the many shades of blue! If everything were blue, a blue monkey would bounce on a blue trampoline, blue pigs would float away in blue hot-air balloons, and blue trees would... More Info

Birthdays and Biscuits

Orion Children's Books | April 2, 2015 | 144 pages
Eleven-year-old Hannah Hallett has loved baking all her life and is endlessly coming up with amazing new ideas. Her mum's just the same - and now she's moved the whole family to the countryside so she can pursue her dream of opening her own bakery! It's the summer holidays, and now that JUNIOR... More Info

Pantone: Sticker Book with Posters

Harry N. Abrams | May 19, 2015 | 54 pages
Twenty-one pages of stickers and six double-sided pull-out posters will excite children and PANTONE-loving adults alike! Three of the posters feature simple backgrounds such as wood panels or bricks to encourage creative muraling, and the other three offer black-line illustrations, inviting readers... More Info

Scarlett Undercover

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers | May 19, 2015 | 320 pages
Meet Scarlett, a smart, sarcastic fifteen-year-old, ready to take on crime in her hometown. When Scarlett agrees to investigate a local boy's suicide, she figures she's in for an easy case and a quick buck. But it doesn't take long for suicide to start looking a lot like murder. As Scarlett finds... More Info

Thor's Serpents

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers | May 19, 2015 | 368 pages
For fans of Percy Jackson and the Olympians, the thrilling conclusion to The Blackwell Pages, written by New York Times bestselling YA authors, K.L. Armstrong and M.A. Marr. Thirteen-year-olds Matt, Laurie, and Fen have beaten near-impossible odds to assemble their fellow descendants of the Norse... More Info

Lost and Found

HarperCollins UK | July 1, 2015 | 32 pages
New cover reissue of this magical story from award-winning international bestselling picture book creator, Oliver Jeffers There once was a boy... and one day a penguin arrives on his doorstep. The boy decides the penguin must be lost and tries to return him. But no one seems to be missing a... More Info


David Fickling Books | June 30, 2015 | 32 pages
When Sam catches the Jampires who have been sucking his jelly doughnuts dry, they invite him to fly with them to their faraway land that is filled with desserts.  More Info

The Treasure of Easter Island

June 30, 2015 | 128 pages
When Geronimo's sister Thea gets into trouble while searching for treasure on Easter Island, he and his friends come to help.  More Info

The Princess and the Pony

Arthur A. Levine Books | June 30, 2015 | 40 pages
Princess Pinecone would like a real war horse for her birthday, instead of which she gets a plump, cute pony--but sometimes cuteness can be a kind of weapon, especially in a fight with dodgeballs and spitballs and hairballs and squareballs.  More Info

Dear Zoo Animal Shapes

Macmillan Children's Books | May 1, 2015 | 20 pages
An elephant? Too big! A giraffe? Too tall! A puppy? Perfect!Even the very youngest Dear Zoo fans can enjoy turning the die-cut pages of this sturdy board book to discover the different shapes of all their favourite animals from the original story. What will the zoo send you?Look out for Oh Dear!... More Info

Oh Dear! Farm Animal Shapes

Macmillan Children's Books | May 1, 2015 | 20 pages
Who has the eggs for Buster's breakfast? Not the pig, the sheep or the cow . . . oh dear!Even the very youngest Oh Dear! fans can enjoy turning the die-cut pages of this sturdy board book to discover the different shapes of all their favourite farm animals from the original story. Look out for Dear... More Info

What the Jackdaw Saw

Macmillan Children's Books | May 1, 2015 | 32 pages
The jackdaw wants all his friends to come to his party, but when he calls out his invitation the animals just touch their heads. Why won't they answer? And what do their actions mean?  More Info

The Puppy Plan

Pan MacMillan | April 23, 2015 | 208 pages
The first story about me, Summer Holly Love, and how I went loop-the-loop crazy for Honey the dog. In my life I have wished a million thousand times for a puppy, so I was officially over the moon when I finally obtained Parental Consent to get Honey -- the most absolutely softest and velvetest... More Info

The First Flute

May 31, 2013 | 32 pages
A lavishly illustrated tale inspired by Native American naming ceremonies explains the difference between names given to children and adults while relating the story of young Dancing Raven, whose talents go unrecognized by the hunters, fishers and trackers in his village until he reveals the... More Info

Pete the Cat: The Wheels on the Bus Board Book

HarperFestival | June 23, 2015 | 32 pages
Join Pete the Cat and his pals in New York Times bestselling author James Dean’s Pete the Cat: The Wheels on the Bus as they head to school in this groovy version of “The Wheels on the Bus”—now in board book format, perfect for little hands!  More Info

Gran on a Fan

HarperCollins | June 23, 2015 | 40 pages
Written by elementary reading specialist Kevin Bolger, these short, wacky comics are designed to teach beginning readers the five short vowel sounds and will make anyone a fan of phonics. Zany, graphic illustrations from award-winning artist Ben Hodson and carefully controlled text make Gran on a... More Info

My Weirdest School #2: Ms. Cuddy Is Nutty!

HarperCollins | June 23, 2015 | 112 pages
With more than 8 million books sold, the My Weird School series really gets kids reading! In this second book in the new My Weirdest School series, the students of Ella Mentry School are about to get a wonderful gift—a million dollars! A.J. and the gang vote to create an in-school,... More Info

B. Bear and Lolly: Catch That Cookie!

HarperCollins | June 23, 2015 | 32 pages
Best friends B. Bear (formerly known as Baby Bear) and Lolly (short for Goldilocks) are hard at work inventing a Porridge Perfecter, but the Gingerbread Man races by and smashes their machine into pieces. With their hopes of the perfect porridge dashed, B. Bear and Lolly cook up a plan that would... More Info

Children of the Seventh Fire

July 1, 2015 | 40 pages
"Children of the Seventh Fire--An Ancient Prophecy for Modern Times is a fully illustrated children's book for use by teachers, mentors, parents, outreach educators, and others interested in teaching the importance of environmental conservation, protection, and sustainability.  More Info

Oracle of the Shapeshifters

Simon Pulse/Beyond Words | April 30, 2013 | 176 pages
This striking collection of forty-five illustrated cards and an in-depth guidebook entertain and empower with sage advice. The wisdom of magickal familiars—once the companions of shamans, witches, wizards, and wise ones—is now directly accessible in this deck of forty-five cards and... More Info

Girl at the Bottom of the Sea

McSweeneys Books | May 5, 2015 | 240 pages
Sophie Swankowski is the hero from the stories she's been hearing all her life: she's the girl who will save the world. Or so she's been told. Now she and her unlikely guardian—the gruff, filthy mermaid Syrena—must travel the pitch-black seas from broken-down Chelsea, Massachusetts, to... More Info

Temple Run: Castle Chase

February 26, 2015 | 160 pages
A retired explorer has bought a very old castle in Ireland, and he wants you to come on a treasure hunt! What's your first move? It's up to you. Your choices will change the story – a different adventure every time!  More Info

Sedric and the Great Pig Rescue

Jelly Pie | February 26, 2015 | 192 pages
Set in the Dark Ages, this boisterous new adventure series contains the perfect combination of history and comedy!Being a boy in the Dark Ages village of Little-Soggy-in-the-Mud can be pretty rough. And muddy. And there are lots of rats around. But fun-loving, carefree Sedric knows how to make the... More Info

Happy Street: Bookshop

January 29, 2015 | 10 pages
Mr. Pages can't wait to open his shop today, where there will be a special visit from children's author, Lizzie Letters!"Happy Street" is a novelty series for preschoolers which offers huge possibilities for creative play. Children will love exploring all the different stores and businesses: the... More Info

Making the Grade

January 29, 2015 | 263 pages
Love Cathy Cassidy or Jacqueline Wilson? Don't miss this gorgeous new series set in the heady world of gymnastics. Ellie has a dream . . . to become a world-class gymnast. When she’s offered a place at the prestigious London Gymnastics Academy, it looks like she has a chance to make that dream... More Info

Barry Loser and the Case of the Crumpled Carton

Jelly Pie | April 1, 2015 | 240 pages
In the sixth volume of the series, there's a new loser in town, and Barry's not at all happy about it. The only thing that's keeping him going is a "superkeel" new drink. But when disaster strikes, Barry must do some serious sleuthing to solve the mystery of the century-the case of the crumpled... More Info

The Night World

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers | June 16, 2015 | 40 pages
Everyone in the house is sleeping, but outside, the night world is wide-awake. It's a wonderful night to explore! Perfect for bedtime, this book from Caldecott Medalist Mordicai Gerstein celebrates the secrets of the night world and the joys of the sunrise.  More Info

Branded by the Pink Triangle

July 1, 2015 | 155 pages
Examines the persecution of homosexuals by the Nazis, citing raids, arrests, prison sentences, expulsions, and concentration camp incarceration.  More Info


Groundwood Books Ltd | July 1, 2015 | 141 pages
Presents the whole gamut of tortured teen life--friends, love, depression, suicide, and cliques--through the eyes of Skim, a.k.a. Kimberly Keiko Cameron, a would-be Wiccan goth at a girls' academy in Toronto during the 1990s.  More Info

Little Miss, Big Sis

HarperCollins | June 16, 2015 | 40 pages
The big news is this—Little Miss becomes a big sis! In the perfect follow-up to Plant a Kiss, Little Miss learns the wonders of becoming a big sister as she and her family celebrate the momentous arrival of a new baby. New York Times bestselling author Amy Krouse Rosenthal and award-winning... More Info

Painted Skies

Inhabit Media | May 1, 2015 | 36 pages
A young child learns about the traditional Inuit mythology behind the Aurora Borealis Leslie is new to the Arctic, and no one told her there would be so much snow, and so many interesting animals to see. Along with her new friend, Oolipika, Leslie soon discovers one of the Arctic's most unique and... More Info

The Song Within My Heart

Red Deer Press | December 15, 2014 | 32 pages
As a young Cree Indian boy hears the beat of a pow-wow for the first time, he learns from his grandmother that he has to create stories and songs to prepare for his own upcoming pow-wow.  More Info

A Caribou Alphabet

Tilbury House Pub | May 8, 2015 | 36 pages
A lyrical celebration of the caribou.  More Info

Who Wants Broccoli?

HarperCollins | June 16, 2015 | 40 pages
Broccoli is a lovable but rambunctious dog who wants to find a home in this fetchingly fun picture book! Broccoli lives at Beezley’s Animal Shelter and loves to show off his bowl-tossing and tail-chasing skills—and especially his great big BARK! He dreams of playing in a yard with a boy. But... More Info

Arts & Crafts Patterns to Colour

May 1, 2015 | 32 pages
Discover the aesthetic made popular by the designer William Morris during the last decades of the 1800s and the beginning of the twentieth century. Illustrations to colour include designs taken from wallpapers and fabrics, stained glass windows, ceramics, book illuminations, glassware and... More Info

Endgame: The Complete Training Diaries

HarperCollins | June 9, 2015 | 416 pages
All three thrilling volumes of Endgame: The Training Diaries, the prequel novellas to the New York Times bestselling Endgame series, together in one paperback bind-up! Before they were Players . . . Before the Calling . . . They trained to be selected as the one to save their ancient... More Info

Endgame: The Calling

HarperCollins | June 9, 2015 | 496 pages
The New York Times bestseller and international multimedia phenomenon! In each generation, for thousands of years, twelve Players have been ready. But they never thought Endgame would happen. Until now. Omaha, Nebraska. Sarah Alopay stands at her graduation ceremony—class valedictorian, star... More Info


February 12, 2015 | 256 pages
‘I found Jean’s friend dead in the river. His name was Colin Kirk. He was a homeless man, but he still wanted to live.’ There’s been a murder, but the police don’t care. It was only a homeless old man after all. Kieran cares. He’s made a promise, and when you say something out loud,... More Info

Daddy Sat on a Duck

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers | May 5, 2015 | 32 pages
Do you ever hear strange noises in your house? (The bathroom in particular.) Are hairy creatures raiding the fridge at midnight? Does some animal keep leaving the toilet seat up? YOU ARE NOT ALONE! Join one little girl on her quest to catch the wild beasts in her home that HONK and ROAR and BELCH... More Info

Gus & Me

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers | September 9, 2014 | 32 pages
Long before there was a band, there was a boy: a young Keith Richards, who was introduced to the joy of music through his beloved granddad, Theodore Augustus Dupree, affectionately known as "Gus," who was in a jazz big band and is the namesake of Keith's daughter, Theodora Dupree Richards. Gus... More Info

My Cousin Momo

Dial Books for Young Readers | June 2, 2015 | 32 pages
When Momo the flying squirrel arrives for a much-anticipated visit with his cousins, they think Momo is no fun until they try doing things his way.  More Info

Royal Wedding

William Morrow Paperbacks | June 2, 2015 | 448 pages
From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Princess Diaries series, comes the very first adult installment, which follows Princess Mia and her Prince Charming as they plan their fairy tale wedding—but a few poisoned apples could turn this happily-ever-after into a royal nightmare. For... More Info