Category: Kids' books

Allegedly

Katherine Tegen Books | January 24, 2017 | 400 pages
Orange Is the New Black meets Walter Dean Myer’s Monster in this gritty, twisty, and haunting debut by Tiffany D. Jackson about a girl convicted of murder seeking the truth while surviving life in a group home. Mary B. Addison killed a baby. Allegedly. She didn’t say much in that first... More Info

Pete the Cat: Five Little Ducks

HarperCollins | January 24, 2017 | 32 pages
No summary available.

Plant the Tiny Seed

Greenwillow Books | January 24, 2017 | 40 pages
There is magic in every tiny seed. The seeds that come in little paper packets and those that fall from flowers and plants. In every garden and every flowerpot, magic can grow. With a little sunlight, a little water, and a little help from birds and worms and bees, a tiny seed sprouts, a plant... More Info

How to Be a Bigger Bunny

Katherine Tegen Books | January 24, 2017 | 32 pages
Florence and Wendell Minor, the husband-and-wife team behind If You Were a Penguin, If You Were a Panda Bear, and Christmas Tree!, have created a picture book treasure featuring a cast of adorable bunnies. The artwork and story are reminiscent of picture book classics by Margaret Wise Brown and... More Info

Frederick Douglass: The Lion Who Wrote History

HarperCollins | January 24, 2017 | 40 pages
In this picture book biography, the late New York Times bestselling author Walter Dean Myers and acclaimed artist Floyd Cooper take readers on an inspiring journey through the life of Frederick Douglass. Frederick Douglass was a self-educated slave in the South who grew up to become an icon.  More Info

La Merveilleuse Machine à Se Faire des Amis

February 1, 2017 | 32 pages
See below for English description. Une fable amusante du créateur de la série de livres à succès Gros Ours grincheux. Un beau jour, Pep, la poulette la plus amicale de la ferme Bagatelle, trouve une merveilleuse machine à se faire des amis : un téléphone intelligent. Elle décide... More Info

Cart and Cwidder

HarperCollins Children's Books | November 3, 2016 | 336 pages
The first book in the magical, epic adventure series from 'the Godmother of Fantasy', Diana Wynne Jones. Now back in print! For centuries, Dalemark has been a land divided by the warring earldoms of the North and South. Now, with the help of the mysterious gods of Dalemark, four extraordinary young... More Info

The Fabulous Friend Machine

January 31, 2017 | 32 pages
Popcorn the chicken has found a Fabulous Friend Machine-and now she's going to have more friends than ever! What could go wrong? When Popcorn, the friendliest chicken at Fiddlesticks Farm, finds a forgotten smartphone in the barn, she sets about making some brand new friends. Soon she is so busy... More Info

Slurp Monster Showdown (Geronimo Stilton Spacemice #9)

Scholastic Paperbacks | January 31, 2017 | 128 pages
Meet Geronimo Stiltonix He is a spacemouse -- the Geronimo Stilton of a parallel universe! He is captain of the spaceship "MouseStar 1." While flying through the cosmos, he visits distant planets and meets crazy aliens. His adventures are out of this world! "Slurp Monster Showdown" Geronimo... More Info

The Rooster Who Would Not Be Quiet!

Scholastic Press | January 31, 2017 | 48 pages
"The mayor of the noisy city of La Paz institutes new laws forbidding all singing, but a brave little rooster decides he must sing, despite the progressively severe punishments he receives for continuing to crow. The silenced populace, invigorated by the rooster's bravery, ousts the tyrannical... More Info

Untwine

Scholastic Incorporated | January 31, 2017 | 320 pages
Giselle Boyer and her identical twin, Isabelle, are as close as sisters can be, even as their family seems to be unraveling. Then the Boyers have a tragic encounter that will shatter everyone's world forever. Giselle wakes up in the hospital, injured and unable to speak or move. Trapped in the... More Info

Elon Musk and the Quest for a Fantastic Future Young Readers' Edition

HarperCollins | January 24, 2017 | 288 pages
An in-depth look into the extraordinary life of the world’s most important entrepreneur, Elon Musk This fascinating and easily accessible young readers’ adaptation of Ashlee Vance’s New York Times bestselling Elon Musk: Tesla, SpaceX, and the Quest for a Fantastic Future features... More Info

The Runaway Bunny Padded Board Book

HarperFestival | January 24, 2017 | 36 pages
Celebrate 75 years of The Runaway Bunny with this brand-new padded board book edition—perfect for babies and toddlers! “If you run away,” said his mother, “I will run after you. For you are my little bunny.” A little bunny keeps running away from his mother in this imaginary game of... More Info

The Ethan I Was Before

HarperCollins | January 24, 2017 | 368 pages
Life can be transformed in one moment, but does that one moment define you for life? Lost in the Sun meets The Thing About Jellyfish in Ali Standish’s breathtaking debut. A poignant middle grade novel of friendship and forgiveness, The Ethan I Was Before is a classic in the making. Ethan had been... More Info

One Plus One Equals Five

Sterling Publishing Company Incorporated | January 20, 2017 | 32 pages
A playful approach to addition with wild and wacky illustrations takes children on a joyful mathematical journey that will engage their minds and teach them to think about numbers in creative new ways.  More Info

The Youngest Marcher

Atheneum Books for Young Readers | January 17, 2017 | 40 pages
Meet the youngest known child to be arrested for a civil rights protest in Birmingham, Alabama, 1963, in this moving picture book that proves you’re never too little to make a difference. Nine-year-old Audrey Faye Hendricks intended to go places and do things like anybody else. So when she heard... More Info

First Reading Farmyard Tales: the Silly Sheepdog

November 1, 2016 | 32 pages
This much-loved story, with illustrations by Stephen Cartwright, has been rewritten with the help of reading experts to fit into the framework of the Usborne Reading Programme (First Reading, Level 2).  More Info

Caterpillar Dreams

HarperCollins | January 17, 2017 | 32 pages
The Very Hungry Caterpillar meets Giraffes Can’t Dance in this sweet coming of age story about finding one’s courage. All Henri the Caterpillar has is a dream. It’s an amazing, incredible, impossible dream. And to chase it, Henri will have to leave the safety of his garden and embark on the... More Info

Bluescreen

Balzer + Bray | January 17, 2017 | 368 pages
“Bluescreen is a stunning deluge of imagination, filled with suspense and twists and unforgettable characters. This book is just plain awesome.”—James Dashner, bestselling author of The Maze Runner From Dan Wells, author of the New York Times bestselling Partials Sequence, comes the first... More Info

Clean Sweep!

Tundra Books (NY) | January 3, 2017 | 32 pages
When Frank Zamboni, along with his brother and cousin, opened their own skating rink in 1940 in Paramount, California, it could take an hour and a half for a crew to resurface the ice. They had to level the surface by shaving down the pits and grooves with a tractor, remove the shavings, wash the... More Info

Pierre Board Book

HarperCollins | January 10, 2017 | 38 pages
Pierre, along with the other three classic Nutshell Library titles (Alligators All Around, Chicken Soup with Rice, and One Was Johnny), is the first board book edition of Maurice Sendak’s original work! You loved Nutshell Library as a miniature collection, and these large board books make it even... More Info

One Was Johnny Board Book

HarperCollins | January 10, 2017 | 46 pages
One Was Johnny, along with the other three classic Nutshell Library titles (Alligators All Around, Chicken Soup with Rice, and Pierre), is the first board book edition of Maurice Sendak’s original work! You loved Nutshell Library as a miniature collection, and these large board books will make it... More Info

Chicken Soup with Rice Board Book

HarperCollins | January 10, 2017 | 32 pages
Chicken Soup with Rice, along with the other three classic Nutshell Library titles (Alligators All Around, One Was Johnny, and Pierre), is the first board book edition of Maurice Sendak’s original work! You loved Nutshell Library as a miniature collection, and these large board books will make it... More Info

Alligators All Around Board Book

HarperCollins | January 10, 2017 | 32 pages
Alligators All Around, along with the other three classic Nutshell Library titles (Chicken Soup with Rice, One Was Johnny, and Pierre), is the first board book edition of Maurice Sendak’s original work! You loved Nutshell Library as a miniature collection, and these large board books will make it... More Info

The Klutz Book of Knots

Scholastic Incorporated | January 3, 2017 | 22 pages
No summary available.
$12.95

Skim

Groundwood Books Ltd | January 20, 2017 | 141 pages
Professor:  Prof. Emma Lind
Course Codes:  WGST 2814
Semester:  Winter-2017
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
$10.99

J'ai Besoin D'un Câlin

January 20, 2017 | 24 pages
See below for English description. Tout ce que demande ce petit porc-�pic est un c�lin, mais avec tous ces piquants qui voudra lui en faire un? Une autre histoire adorable d'Aaron Blabey, cr�ateur de Carlos le carlin et Les m�chants! All a little porcupine wants is a hug, but with such... More Info
$15.99

The Dark Days Club

Razorbill | January 3, 2017 | 512 pages
New York Times bestseller Alison Goodman's eagerly awaited new novel--a Regency adventure starring a stylish and intrepid demon-hunter! London, April 1812. On the eve of 18-year-old Lady Helen Wrexhall's presentation to the Queen, one of her family's housemaids disappears--and Helen is drawn into... More Info
$21.99

Egg

Greenwillow Books | January 3, 2017 | 40 pages
Four eggs. One big surprise! Crack…Crack…Crack  More Info
$4.99

Pete the Cat and the Surprise Teacher

HarperCollins | January 3, 2017 | 32 pages
New York Times bestselling author and artist James Dean brings readers in for a big school surprise in Pete the Cat and the Surprise Teacher. When Pete goes to school, he finds out his teacher is out sick and the substitute teacher is . . . his mom! It’s up to Pete to teach the teacher what... More Info

A Study in Charlotte

Katherine Tegen Books | January 3, 2017 | 352 pages
The first book in a witty, suspenseful new trilogy about a brilliant new crime-solving duo: the teen descendants of Sherlock Holmes and John Watson. This clever page-turner will appeal to fans of Maureen Johnson and Ally Carter. Jamie Watson has always been intrigued by Charlotte Holmes; after all,... More Info
$12.50

Front Lines

Katherine Tegen Books | January 3, 2017 | 592 pages
Perfect for fans of Girl in the Blue Coat, Salt to the Sea, and The Boy at the Top of the Mountain, New York Times bestselling author Michael Grant unleashes an epic, genre-bending, and transformative new series that reimagines World War II with girl soldiers fighting on the front lines. World War... More Info
$4.99

Rappy Goes to the Supermarket

HarperCollins | January 3, 2017 | 32 pages
Rappy the Raptor is going to the grocery store. What a bore! But Rappy finds himself actually having fun…that is, until he tips over a HUGE display of toilet paper rolls. The manager is angry, but the quick-thinking Rappy uses his rhyming skills to save the day! Beginning readers will enjoy... More Info
$12.50

Cat and Dog

HarperCollins | January 3, 2017 | 40 pages
“Woof, woof!” “Meow, meow!” Cat and dog, two playful pets, make the perfect zany match: whether the dog is taking a dip in the bird’s bath, or the cat is snacking on bones, the result is hilarious! The simple text by the author of Little Bear, Else Holmelund Minarik, is perfect for My... More Info
$12.50

Sammy the Seal

HarperCollins | January 3, 2017 | 72 pages
Track 1, page turn signals; track 2, no page turn signals.  More Info
$21.99

Muhammad Ali

Katherine Tegen Books | January 3, 2017 | 40 pages
In this picture book biography of Muhammad Ali, author Gene Barretta and illustrator Frank Morrison tell the unforgettable childhood story of this legendary boxing champion and how one pivotal moment set him on his path to become the Greatest of All Time. The Louisville Lip. The Greatest. The... More Info
$12.50

What This Story Needs Is a Bang and a Clang

HarperCollins | January 3, 2017 | 40 pages
Join Pig and her friends in their latest adventure as they get ready to put on the best show ever! What this story needs is a pig in a wig, building a stage, arranging a stand, and getting ready to conduct the Pig in a Wig Band. But when a surprise guest shows up onstage, scaring Elephant,... More Info
$12.95

Peep Inside the Jungle

November 2, 2016 | 14 pages
A very simple non-fiction, lift-the-flap book for small children, packed with holes to peep through, flaps to peek beneath and snippets of factual information about what happens in the heart of the jungle. This is the latest in an ever-popular series which includes Peep-Inside the Castle,... More Info
$20.00

Stepping Stones

October 18, 2016 | 28 pages
A refugee family's flight to freedom, uniquely illustrated.  More Info
$16.99

My Hand Art

January 3, 2017 |
No summary available.
$19.95

Waiting for the Whales

September 27, 2016 | 32 pages
In this timeless picture book, an old man lives alone on a bluff overlooking the sea and awaits the whales' return each year to the bay.  More Info
$8.99

Quelle Tête!

January 1, 2017 | 32 pages
See below for English description. Ashley adore ses beaux cheveux, mais il faut une ÉTERNITÉ pour les tresser. Peut-être que sa grand-mère pourra l'aider. Ashley can't figure out why her mom always insists on putting her hair up in braids. Her hair might look beautiful in braids, but it always... More Info
$7.99

Snuggle Bunny (a Storyplay Book)

Cartwheel Books | December 27, 2016 | 40 pages
Introducing StoryPlay Books--the smart way to read and play together! StoryPlay Books offer fun ways to engage with little ones during story time and playtime with prompts and activities that everyone will love! Each quality story will delight readers while building early literacy skills for ages... More Info
$7.99

I Love You Because You're You (a Storyplay Book)

Cartwheel Books | December 27, 2016 | 32 pages
Introducing StoryPlay Books--the smart way to read and play together! StoryPlay Books offer fun ways to engage with little ones during story time and playtime with prompts and activities that everyone will love! Each quality story will delight readers while building early literacy skills for ages... More Info
$21.00

I'm Going to Give You a Bear Hug!

December 27, 2016 | 32 pages
I'm Going to Give You a Bear Hug!, written by bestselling author Caroline B. Cooney, is a playful and comforting bedtime book that imagines all the wonderful ways a child might give and receive a hug. Whether it's a big bear, gasp for air, knock over a chair hug or a wet and drippy, slimy, slippy... More Info
$12.99

Dog Man

Graphix | December 27, 2016 | 240 pages
Dog Man, the newest hero from the creator of Captain Underpants, is still learning a few tricks of the trade. If only the Chief would throw him a bone every once and a while... Dog Man needs to dry up the drool, dust away the dander, and roll out of the refuse if he's going to impress the Chief,... More Info
$23.99

The Impossible Clue

Chicken House | January 3, 2017 | 304 pages
Math whiz Alice Jones has already cracked a mystery or two. She's smart and she's fearless, so who else would her classmates turn to? But when a famous local scientist vanishes from a locked room, Alice and her detective skills graduate to the big leagues. Dr. Learner had been working on a... More Info
$7.99

Braids!

December 27, 2016 | 32 pages
More laugh-out-loud fun from best-selling author Robert Munsch! It's Saturday morning and Ashley just wants to go outside and play. Who cares if her hair is messy? Mom does! Ashley hates it when her mom puts braids in her hair. It looks nice when it's done, but she has to sit still for hours while... More Info
$14.99

Out

December 27, 2016 | 32 pages
A little girl and her mother have fled their homeland, making the long and treacherous journey to find a new place to call home. We came here on a boat. Our trip took so long, sometimes I wondered if I would ever walk on grass again. A brave little girl and her mother escape a war-torn land. On the... More Info
$12.50

The Shadow Queen

Balzer + Bray | December 20, 2016 | 416 pages
A New York Times bestselling dark epic fantasy inspired by the tale of Snow White, from C. J. Redwine, the author of the Defiance series. This breathtakingly romantic, action-packed fantasy is perfect for fans of A Court of Thorns and Roses and Cinder. Lorelai Diederich, crown princess and fugitive... More Info

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