Category: Kids' Books

$8.99

Wednesdays in the Tower

Bloomsbury Publishing USA | May 6, 2014 | 256 pages
After discovering a giant egg in the magical Castle Glower, Princess Celie agrees to care for the egg and what creature it hatches.  More Info
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Tuesdays at the Castle

Bloomsbury Publishing USA | September 17, 2014 | 256 pages
Eleven-year-old Princess Celie lives with her parents, the king and queen, and her brothers and sister at Castle Glower, which adds rooms or stairways or secret passageways most every Tuesday, and when the king and queen are ambushed while travelling, it is up to Celie--the castle's favorite--with... More Info
$19.00

Bad Magic

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers | September 16, 2014 | 400 pages
A magical new series from Pseudonymous Bosh, the bestselling author of the Secret Series Magic is BAD.As in fake. Cheesy. Unreal. At least, that's what Clay, who has seen one magic show too many, thinks. When words from his journal appear mysteriously on his school wall as graffiti, he never... More Info
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The Red Pencil

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers | September 16, 2014 | 336 pages
"Amira, look at me," Muma insists.She collects both my hands in hers."The Janjaweed attack without warning.If ever they come-- run." Finally, Amira is twelve. Old enough to wear a toob, old enough for new responsibilities. And maybe old enough to go to school in Nyala-- Amira's one true dream. But... More Info
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Let's Read/the Santa Trap

Macmillan Children's Books | July 31, 2014 | 32 pages
Let's get reading with Macmillan early readers! The complete story and original illustrations of Jonathan Emmett and Poly Bernatene's picture book, The Santa Trap, have been specially re-designed into a smaller early reader format. Created with expert advice from a literacy consultant, this new... More Info
$11.95

How I Learn

Magination Press | April 1, 2014 | 32 pages
I like school, but sometimes I get confused. That's because I learn in a different way. But guess what? That's OK. How I Learn introduces the concept of a learning disability in concrete terms for younger students. This supportive and upbeat story reassures readers that they are capable, and can... More Info
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Riff Raff Sails the High Cheese

HarperCollins | September 16, 2014 | 24 pages
Shiver me whiskers! Someone has stolen the mice pirates’ most valuable loot: a great big chunk of cheese! Captain Riff Raff and the gang set out to retrieve the stolen booty, but can the cheese be seized? With colorful illustrations from Anne Kennedy and lively text from Susan Schade, Riff Raff... More Info
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Backhoe Joe

HarperCollins | September 16, 2014 | 40 pages
In debut author Lori Alexander's picture book Backhoe Joe, a young boy tries to adopt a backhoe. When Nolan finds a stray backhoe in the street, he can't wait to adopt it. But this backhoe is not very well behaved. As Nolan tries to train his new pet, he learns that maybe this backhoe already has a... More Info
$21.99

Made for You

HarperCollins | September 16, 2014 | 368 pages
Thrilling contemporary romantic suspense from New York Times bestselling author Melissa Marr. Eva Tilling wakes up in the hospital to discover an attempt has been made on her life. But who in her sleepy little North Carolina town could have hit her with their car? And why? Before she can consider... More Info
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Guys Read: True Stories

Walden Pond Press | September 16, 2014 | 272 pages
Jon Scieszka's Guys Read anthology series for tweens turns to nonfiction in its fifth volume, True Stories. The fifth installment in the Guys Read Library of Great Reading features ten stories that are 100% amazing, 100% adventurous, 100% unbelievable—and 100% true. A star-studded group of... More Info
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Shadowmagic Trilogy

Friday Project | June 19, 2014 | 600 pages
A Lord of the Rings for the 21st century. Only a lot shorter. And funnier. And completely different. The complete Shadowmagic trilogy. Including Shadowmagic, Prince of Hazel and Oak and Sons of Macha. Shadowmagic is a fantasy adventure for young adults (although grown-ups will like it too). Written... More Info
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The Octonauts and the Growing Goldfish

By Meomi
HarperCollins Children's Books | September 17, 2014 | 40 pages
Join global sensations, the Octonauts, in an exciting new title in the classic picture book series that inspired the phenomenally successful animated TV show, broadcast around the world. The Octonauts are a crew of cute animals who love to explore the big blue ocean. From their underwater base, the... More Info
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Movi La Mano / I Moved My Hand

September 5, 2014 | 32 pages
When a little girl moves her hand, she changes the world as she discovers it. As she moves her known world, she discovers her own power and creates everything anew. The poem, written by Argentine poet Jorge Luján, comes from a culture saturated with magic, in which even the very young can make the... More Info
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The Great Granny Gang

HarperCollins Children's Books | April 19, 2013 | 29 pages
Here comes the fearless granny gang, The youngest eighty-two. They leap down from their granny van, And there's nothing they can't do! A gleeful celebration of why grannies are great! Through wonderfully rhythmical writing and exquisite illustrations, Judith Kerr OBE shows us that there is a lot... More Info
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Round is a Mooncake

Chronicle Books | September 16, 2014 | 40 pages
A little girl's urban neighborhood becomes a discovery ground for all things round, square, and rectangular in this lyrical picture book. Most items are Asian in origin, others universal: round rice bowls and a found pebble, square dim sum and the boxes that the pizzas come in, rectangular Chinese... More Info
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A Good Home for Max

Chronicle Books | September 9, 2014 | 40 pages
In a little shop in a little town, lives a little mouse named Tabi. Each night Tabi tidies the shop, puts out new merchandise, and plays with his animal friends. But when, day after day, Tabi's best friend Max the Dog doesn't find a good home, Tabi realizes he has a bigger job to do. In this sweet,... More Info
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Let's Read!/Little Ogre's Surprise Supper

Pan MacMillan | August 1, 2014 | 32 pages
The complete story and original illustrations of Timothy Knapman and Ben Cort's picture book, LITTLE OGRE'S SURPRISE SUPPER, have been specially re-designed into a smaller early reader format. Created with expert advice from a literacy consultant, this new version offers children a natural next... More Info
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Let's Read!/Dinosaur Sleepover

Pan MacMillan | July 31, 2014 | 32 pages
Let's get reading with Macmillan early readers! The complete story and original illustrations of Pamela Duncan Edwards and Deborah Allwright's picture book, Dinosaur Sleepover, have been specially re-designed into a smaller early reader format. Created with expert advice from a literacy consultant,... More Info
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Our Heroes

September 12, 2014 | 32 pages
A girl who founded a charity for girls’ education, a boy who raised money with every baseball he could hit. True stories of children who opened up their hearts and minds to the unfairness of the world and decided to try and make a difference, because everyone deserves to be happy.Andrew... More Info

Evolution

Kids Can Press Ltd | September 17, 2014 | 56 pages
Describes the evolution of life on Earth, from the first life forms to complex organisms and the age of the dinosaurs, and explains how some modern animals evolved from prehistoric ancestors.  More Info
$21.99

Me & Dog

Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers | September 16, 2014 | 48 pages
This endearing friendship story about a boy and his dog from a Pulitzer Prize–winning writer gently explores a timeless question: who’s really in charge? Meet Sid. He’s an ordinary kid. He’s far from perfect. But to Murphy, Sid’s faithful dog, Sid is the whole world. Murphy thinks Sid is... More Info
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String Art

September 1, 2014 | 56 pages
Turn string and pins into works of art with String Art, a modern twist on a classic craft. Children can use more than 20 art templates, including animals, words and pictures to create the whole look: pick a design, prepare it with pins and string and display! String Art comes with everything you... More Info
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Winterkill

Amulet Books | September 9, 2014 | 336 pages
When the revered leader of her settlement, a dark, isolated land with merciless winters and puritanical rulers, asks Emmeline for her hand it is a rare opportunity, but not only does she love another man, she cannot ignore dreams that urge her into the dangerous and forbidden woods that took her... More Info
$15.99

Snoop Troop: It Came from Beneath the Playground

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers | September 9, 2014 | 176 pages
Every newly independent reader will be rolling on the floor--and has a chance to solve the mystery--in this wildly wacky mash-up of chapter book and graphic novel, with art on every page, interactive seek-and-find elements, and more! In this first book of the series, fifth-grade detective Logan... More Info
$7.99

Dim Sum for Everyone!

Knopf Books for Young Readers | September 9, 2014 | 24 pages
A tasty morsel of a board book all about dim sum from the Newbery Honor-winning author of Where the Mountain Meets the Moon, Grace Lin. A Chinese American family sits down to enjoy a traditional dim sum meal. Dumplings, cakes, buns, and tarts are wheeled out in little dishes on trolleys, and each... More Info
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The Poky Little Puppy's First Christmas

Golden Books | September 9, 2014 | 26 pages
A popular Little Golden Book Christmas tale about the Poky Little Puppy is now available as a board book. With its shiny, colorful pages, this title makes an ideal gift for Poky's littlest fans. Full color.  More Info
$19.00

Philemon

Toon Books | September 17, 2014 | 48 pages
"Young dreamer Philemon lives in the countryside, until one day he falls down a well and finds himself in a parallel world of islands that form the letters of the word Atlantic Ocean. Together with the strange characters he meets there, Philemon must find his way home"--  More Info
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Hope Springs

Tundra Books | September 9, 2014 | 32 pages
A drought has settled in the area around the orphanage where Boniface lives. There are long line-ups at the tiny spring where all the local people get their water, and suddenly the orphans are pushed to the back of the line, unwelcome. Boniface's houseparent, Henry, tells him that the people were... More Info
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Who Needs a Reef?

Tundra Books | September 9, 2014 | 32 pages
Karen Patkau takes readers on an amazing voyage of discovery to find out * How coral reefs form * Why coral reefs bustle and teem with life * Why there are more kinds of living things on coral reefs than anywhere else in the sea * What the types of hard corals are * Which plants and animals attach... More Info
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Who Needs a Prairie?

Tundra Books | September 9, 2014 | 32 pages
Karen Patkau takes readers on an amazing voyage of discovery to find out * How wild and rugged prairies become grasslands * Why prairie inhabitants depend on each other and their surroundings * What wildlife and plants thrive in large open spaces * How seasons and weather conditions affect life on... More Info
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Who Needs a Desert?

Tundra Books | September 9, 2014 | 32 pages
Karen Patkau takes readers on an amazing voyage of discovery to find out * How deserts are formed * Where deserts are found * How plants and animals adapt to the severe environment * What wildlife thrives there * Which plants bloom under the blazing sun * How desert plants and animals get energy... More Info
$11.00

Can We Save the Tiger?

Candlewick Press (MA) | September 9, 2014 | 56 pages
The team behind the award-winning APE returns with an inspiring look at a range of endangered species sure to engage every child who loves animals. Tigers are pretty special — and so are ground iguanas and partula snails and even white-rumped vultures. But these and many other animals are in... More Info
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Amy Namey in Ace Reporter

Candlewick Press (MA) | September 9, 2014 | 64 pages
Hoping to secure her career as an ace reporter in spite of limited happenings in quiet Frog Neck Lake, Amy Namey teams up with Judy Moody to search for an exciting news story involving the famed Great Virginia Sea Serpent. Simultaneous.  More Info
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Frank Pearl in the Awful Waffle Kerfuffle

Candlewick Press (MA) | September 9, 2014 | 64 pages
Wanting more than anything to win a blue ribbon at the Great Third-Grade Breakfast Bash, Frank Pearl has three shots at a prize, and with the (albeit halfhearted) support of Judy Moody as well as his amazing yo-yo trick, there's no way Frank can miss out on a trophy this time! Simultaneous.  More Info
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Hello, I'm Johnny Cash

Candlewick Press (MA) | September 1, 2014 | 40 pages
An uplifting portrait of the legendary country music star is told through lyrical free verse that conveys information about his impoverished childhood, and the extraordinary talent that enabled his career and rise to success on the world stage. By the award-winning author of Ghetto Cowboy.  More Info
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Smelly Louie

Macmillan Children's Books | July 1, 2014 | 32 pages
Louie the dog has just had a bath -- and he is NOT happy about it. He smells all wrong. Determined to get his Special Smell back, he goes on a hunt for it and meets lots of smelly things along the way -- a fox, some interesting dustbins and a marvellously muddy puddle to roll in. Will he succeed in... More Info
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The Very Nearly Honorable League of Pirates #2: The Terror of the Southlands

HarperCollins | September 9, 2014 | 336 pages
From one of the 2013 New Voices comes a swashbuckling sequel in the Very Nearly Honorable League of Pirates series. The Enchantress is missing-again! But this time for real, so Hilary Westfield embarks on a quest to prove her pirate prowess by finding by finding her and sealing her own reputation... More Info
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Huff and Puff Have Too Much Stuff!

HarperCollins | September 9, 2014 | 24 pages
Huff pulls the train. Puff pushes the train. Together they can haul a lot. Big stuff, small stuff, they’ve got it all! But what happens when the best friends realize that they’re stuck with too much stuff? Farmer Fluff has a brilliant idea! With colorful illustrations from Gill Guile and fun,... More Info
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Louise Loves Art

Balzer + Bray | September 9, 2014 | 40 pages
For fans of Olivia and Eloise, this stunning debut from Kelly Light is an irresistible story about the importance of creativity in all its forms. Meet Louise. Louise loves art more than anything. It's her imagination on the outside. She is determined to create a masterpiece—her pièce de... More Info
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Long Walk to Freedom

Macmillan Children's Books | July 1, 2014 | 64 pages
Official picture-book edition of Nelson Mandela's bestselling autobiography Read the amazing story of a true hero of our times and discover how a little boy whose father called him "troublemaker" grew up to fight apartheid, become South Africa's first black president and campaign for freedom and... More Info
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Gruffalo Explorers

Macmillan Children's Books | July 1, 2014 | 32 pages
Calling all nature explorers to go outside with the Gruffalo! Don't forget to take this sticker activity guide with you and keep your eyes peeled. Learn all about nature with this colourful spotter's guide, packed with fun outdoor activities and hundreds of stickers -- a brilliant book for all the... More Info

Lucy Cousins Nursery Rhymes Book 1 Board Book

Macmillan Children's Books | July 3, 2014 | 10 pages
From Humpty Dumpty, to The Grand Old Duke of York, the sounds and rhythms of these wonderful nursery rhymes are beautifully imagined by Lucy Cousins, illustrator of the Maisy books. They're a perfect, playful introduction to the world of stories for little children.  More Info
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Let's Read/the Gruffalo's Child

Macmillan Children's Books | July 31, 2014 | 32 pages
Let's get reading with Macmillan early readers! The complete story and original illustrations of Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler's bestselling picture book, The Gruffalo's Child, have been specially re-designed into a smaller early reader format. Created with expert advice from a literacy... More Info
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The Flying Bath

Macmillan Children's Books | September 17, 2014 | 32 pages
Fly across the world in the amazing Flying Bath! When everyone has left the house in the morning, the bath toys spring into action and head off on exciting adventures in their magical flying bath! From giving a muddy piglet a shower to putting out a fire for a frightened baboon, they have water at... More Info
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Theseus and the Minotaur

Toon Books | August 26, 2014 | 56 pages
Master French cartoonist Pommaux introduces a wealth of historically accurate details that immerse the reader in the context and culture of ancient Greece in this interpretation of the ancient myth, supplemented with character cards, maps, mazes, and an index.  More Info
$18.00

Frances Dean Who Loved to Dance and Dance

Candlewick Press (MA) | August 26, 2014 | 32 pages
The award-winning creator of "Oliver" introduces a little girl who loves to dance. However, if anyone is around to see her, Frances Dean becomes nervous and forgets how to dance. Will she find the courage to share her talent? Full color.  More Info
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Quest

Candlewick Press (MA) | August 26, 2014 | 40 pages
Surprising them by emerging from a magical door at the park and pressing a map and strange objects into their hands before being captured and disappearing, two children are swept up in an imaginative, wordless quest to save the king and his realm from dark forces.  More Info
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To This Day

Annick Press | September 2, 2014 | 72 pages
An authentic rallying cry for anyone who has been affected by bullying. In February 2013, Shane Koyczan's passionate anti-bullying poem "To This Day" electrified the world. An animated video of the lyric narrative went viral, racking up over 12 million hits to date and inspiring an international... More Info
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Amazing Me! For Boys

Reader's Digest | September 9, 2014 | 96 pages
Part activity, part fact book, and part journal, this book includes hundreds of challenges and spaces to record each performance. YOU are amazing! How amazing? Let’s find out! Inside the pages of this book are 250 challenges, feats, competitions, and tests of extreme awesomeness. How many pennies... More Info
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Amazing Me! For Girls

Reader's Digest | September 9, 2014 | 96 pages
Part activity, part fact book, and part journal, this book includes hundreds of challenges and spaces to record each performance. Plus there are achievement stickers kids can use as rewards for their accomplishments. YOU are amazing! How amazing? Let’s find out! Inside the pages of this book are... More Info

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