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Inside Out and Back Again: A Harper Classic

HarperCollins | October 24, 2017 | 288 pages
Winner of the National Book Award, a Newbery Honor, and a #1 New York Times bestseller! Inspired by the author's childhood experience as a refugee—fleeing Vietnam after the fall of Saigon and immigrating to Alabama—this coming-of-age debut told in verse has been celebrated for its touching... More Info

The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe: A Harper Classic

HarperCollins | October 24, 2017 | 208 pages
Open the door and enter a new world! The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe is the second book in C. S. Lewis's classic fantasy series, which has been captivating readers of all ages with a magical land and unforgettable characters for over sixty years. This hardcover Harper Classic edition features... More Info


HarperCollins Publishers | October 17, 2017 | 288 pages
Sprung from their hugely successful podcast Canadianity, Taggart (that guy from that band) and Torrens (that guy from that show) share a collection of showbiz tales from the road and relatable everyday anecdotes, all wrapped up in a nostalgic fondness for this great country. Canadianity takes... More Info

The Escapist

HarperCollins Publishers | October 17, 2017 | 400 pages
Survival comes at a price In The Escapist, one of Canada’s foremost mountaineers, Gabriel Filippi, shares a life spent in and out of the Death Zone and proves an old axiom true: no climber returns from a summit the same person as when he began his ascent. The Escapist is an unflinching account of... More Info

My Weirdest School #9: Miss Tracy Is Spacey!

HarperCollins | October 17, 2017 | 112 pages
With more than 11 million books sold, the My Weird School series really gets kids reading! In this ninth book in the new My Weirdest School series, Miss Universe is coming to Ella Mentry School! Her real name is Miss Tracy, and she's a retired scientist who will teach the students about planets and... More Info

The Little Girl Who Didn't Want to Go to Bed

HarperCollins | October 17, 2017 | 40 pages
The internet’s “World’s Best Father," award-winning photographer Dave Engledow, makes his picture book debut with The Little Girl Who Didn’t Want to Go to Bed, a hilarious, eye-popping, photographic bedtime tale that’s sure to make bedtime a lot more fun. There was once a little girl who... More Info

Applewhites Coast to Coast

HarperCollins | October 17, 2017 | 320 pages
This third story about the madcap family introduced in Stephanie Tolan’s Newbery Honor Book Surviving the Applewhites features even more outlandish adventures and will appeal to fans of the Applewhites and those meeting them for the first time. E.D. and Jake are doing their best to forget their... More Info

Reckless Daughter

HarperCollins Publishers | August 29, 2017 | 544 pages
Joni Mitchell is a cultural touchstone for generations of Canadians. In her heyday she released ten experimental, challenging, and revealing albums; her lyrics captivated people with the beauty of their language and the rawness of their emotions, both deeply personal to Mitchell and universally... More Info

Paddington Storybook Collection

HarperCollins | October 3, 2017 | 192 pages
Michael Bond’s classic character, Paddington Bear, has warmed the hearts of generations of readers with his earnest good intentions and numerous misadventures. In this collection of six classic stories, Paddington’s nose for adventure leads him into one sticky situation after the next. But with... More Info

Lock and Key: The Downward Spiral

HarperCollins | October 10, 2017 | 432 pages
“Will leave you dying to know more.” —Rick Riordan, author of the #1 bestselling Percy Jackson series The New York Times bestselling author of the Peter and the Starcatcher and Kingdom Keepers series, Ridley Pearson, brings us the second riveting tale in the Lock and Key trilogy. This bravely... More Info

Max Tilt: Fire the Depths

HarperCollins | October 3, 2017 | 368 pages
“A bold, big-hearted start to a groundbreaking new series.” —Soman Chainani, author of The School for Good and Evil The New York Times bestselling author of the Seven Wonders series and books in the 39 Clues series, Peter Lerangis, brings us the enthralling first installment of the... More Info

Mice of the Round Table #2: Voyage to Avalon

HarperCollins | October 3, 2017 | 336 pages
A mysterious new threat sparks a dangerous quest in book two of the epic middle grade series Booklist called “a charming blend of Arthurian legend and Brian Jacques’ Redwall series.” Young mouse Calib Christopher has nearly completed his training to become a squire to the Knights of the Round... More Info


HarperCollins | October 3, 2017 | 528 pages
Like its ambitious companion novel, Replica, this far-reaching novel by the powerhouse author of Before I Fall and the Delirium trilogy digs deep into questions of how to be a human being in a world where humanity cannot be taken for granted. In the world outside of the Haven Institute, Lyra and... More Info

Going Wild #2: Predator vs. Prey

HarperCollins | October 3, 2017 | 400 pages
The Avengers meets Animorphs in the second book of this epic series from Lisa McMann, New York Times bestselling author of the Unwanteds and Unwanteds Quests. “Kids will go wild for Going Wild!” raved Newbery Medal–winning author Katherine Applegate. The Going Wild series highlights the... More Info


HarperCollins Publishers | October 3, 2017 | 480 pages
Following on the heels of his New York Times—bestselling novel Telegraph Avenue, Pulitzer Prize—winning author Michael Chabon delivers another literary masterpiece: a novel of truth and lies, family legends and existential adventure—and the forces that work to destroy us. In 1989, fresh from... More Info

Paddington's Finest Hour

HarperCollins | October 3, 2017 | 144 pages
A brand-new title from Michael Bond chronicling new and exciting adventures of Paddington Bear! Somehow Paddington always finds himself in extraordinary situations, so it is no surprise when he appears in a popular TV cooking show, finds himself on a stage giving one of his hard stares to a... More Info

George and His Shadow

HarperCollins | October 3, 2017 | 40 pages
One morning, when George walks into his kitchen, he finds someone sitting at his table. “Who are you?” he asks. “I’m your shadow,” answers the shadow. The shadow follows George—for a walk on the street, fishing on the pier at Coney Island, and everywhere else George goes. Who is this... More Info

The Unlikely Story of a Pig in the City

HarperCollins | October 3, 2017 | 336 pages
This delightful middle grade novel is a modern-day homage to Charlotte’s Web, perfect for fans of Katherine Applegate and Cammie McGovern. “We fell in love with The Unlikely Story of a Pig in the City! No matter how big she gets, there’s always room for Hamlet in our hearts.” —Steve... More Info

The Second Sister

HarperCollins Publishers | September 26, 2017 | 496 pages
An obsessive quest to solve the mystery of her older sister’s disappearance puts a young woman in mortal jeopardy in this taut, sophisticated novel of psychological suspense from the author of the “truly riveting” (New York Times) The Book of You. An intoxicating cocktail of loyalty and... More Info

Frazzled #2: Ordinary Mishaps and Inevitable Catastrophes

HarperCollins | September 26, 2017 | 224 pages
The New York Times bestselling Frazzled series continues Things are looking up for Abbie Wu: this year she’ll run for class president and get a brand-new shiny locker. Until—she doesn’t… In her second tumultuous misadventure, Abbie Wu tackles more unbelievably unfair and calamitous middle... More Info

Jingle Bells

HarperCollins | September 19, 2017 | 40 pages
Susan Jeffers, the Caldecott Honor and New York Times bestselling artist of The Nutcracker and The Twelve Days of Christmas, takes readers on an enchanted journey set to lyrics from the beloved holiday song. Dashing through the snow, in a one-horse open sleigh O’er the fields we go, laughing all... More Info

The Nutcracker in Harlem

HarperCollins | September 19, 2017 | 32 pages
This jazz-inspired reinvention of The Nutcracker is a worthy tribute to the dreamlike wonder and magic of the Christmas season. In this original retelling, set in New York City during the height of the Harlem Renaissance, one little girl finds her voice as a musician thanks to her enchanting... More Info

Runny Babbit Returns

HarperCollins | September 19, 2017 | 96 pages
Runny Babbit, the lovable star of Shel Silverstein’s New York Times bestselling poetry book, is back. Runny Babbit Returns, a collection of 41 never-before-published poems and drawings, features Runny and other woodland characters who speak a topsy-turvy language all their own. This carefully... More Info

The School for Good and Evil #4: Quests for Glory

HarperCollins | September 19, 2017 | 496 pages
If Good and Evil can’t find a way to work together, neither side will survive. With every end comes a new beginning in the fourth installment of Soman Chainani’s New York Times bestselling School for Good and Evil series, Quests for Glory. Join Sophie, Agatha, Tedros, and the other students as... More Info

Bear's Merry Book of Hidden Things

HarperCollins | September 19, 2017 | 32 pages
If you’re searching for Where’s Waldo? for the next generation, this holiday seek-and-find from internet sensation Gergely Dudás will have you—and your kids—busy for hours. Bear loves the holidays, and this year he's throwing a party for all his animal friends. But there's so much to do to... More Info

Like Magic

HarperCollins | September 19, 2017 | 288 pages
"An endlessly endearing story of three girls’ pursuit of friendship and the beauty and challenge of what it means to be 10.” —Kirkus Reviews (starred review) “Like Magic is truly a treasure.” —Liz Garton Scanlon, author of The Great Good Summer “Debut novelist Vickers has created... More Info

Five Little Pumpkins

HarperCollins Children's Books | September 18, 2017 | 24 pages
Roll into Halloween with this wickedly funny rhyming book! Five little pumpkins sitting on a gate. The first one said, "My, it's getting late!" The second one said, "There are witches in the air!" The third one said, "Good folk, beware!" Five little pumpkins are sitting quietly on a gate until...... More Info

Forest Dark

HarperCollins Publishers | September 12, 2017 | 304 pages
"A brilliant novel. I am full of admiration." —Philip Roth "One of America’s most important novelists" (New York Times), the award-winning, New York Times bestselling author of The History of Love, conjures an achingly beautiful and breathtakingly original novel about personal transformation... More Info


HarperCollins Children's Books | September 12, 2017 | 284 pages
From master storyteller MICHAEL MORPURGO, and illustrated in stunning colour by the award-winning EMMA CHICHESTER CLARK, comes a surprising, charming and uplifting twist on The Wizard of Oz, told by a very special and unforgettable character: Dorothy's pet dog, Toto. A perfect, collectible gift for... More Info

Barbarian Lost

HarperCollins Publishers | September 12, 2017 | 304 pages
The #1 national bestseller by Alexandre “Sacha” Trudeau The Montreal Gazette praises Alexandre Trudeau’s debut as “a work in the spirit of V. S. Naipaul’s celebrated India travelogues, an on-the-ground, agenda-free enquiry into a place that does not reveal its essence easily.” Ever... More Info

On a Magical Do-Nothing Day

HarperCollins | September 12, 2017 | 48 pages
A compelling, magical picture book with whimsical, stunning art and heartfelt, charming text, from award-winning illustrator Beatrice Alemagna. “Hands down, Beatrice Alemagna is my favorite contemporary illustrator," said the Caldecott Honor-winning illustrator of Last Stop on Market Street,... More Info

King of the Bench: Control Freak

HarperCollins | September 12, 2017 | 224 pages
In the second book of this new, highly illustrated middle grade series by the nationally syndicated cartoonist of “In the Bleachers,” Steve reprises his role as perpetual bench-warmer. Perfect for fans of Timmy Failure and Diary of a Wimpy Kid, King of the Bench is an ode to teammates,... More Info

The Ghost Orchard

HarperCollins Publishers | September 5, 2017 | 256 pages
For readers of H is for Hawk and The Frozen Thames, The Ghost Orchard is award-winning author Helen Humphreys’ fascinating journey into the secret history of an iconic food. Delving deep into the storied past of the apple in North America, Humphreys explores the intricate link between... More Info

That's My Baby

HarperCollins Publishers | September 5, 2017 | 368 pages
A new Deseronto novel from the internationally bestselling author of Tell and Deafening At the end of Frances Itani’s Scotiabank Giller Prize—shortlisted Tell, a baby is adopted by a young Deseronto couple who are coming to terms with the end of the Great War. Eighteen years on, the baby,... More Info

Beat Bugs: Penny Lane

HarperCollins | September 5, 2017 | 32 pages
Based on Beat Bugs, the Netflix TV show inspired by songs made famous by the Beatles. Lately, Crick is feeling down. It’s up to the Beat Bugs to cheer him up in their own special way. But will it be just what Crick needs? Based on the new Netflix original show Beat Bugs and inspired by the hit... More Info

Project Semicolon

HarperCollins | September 5, 2017 | 352 pages
For fans of PostSecret, Humans of New York, and If You Feel Too Much, this collection from suicide-awareness organization Project Semicolon features stories and photos from those struggling with mental illness. Project Semicolon began in 2013 to spread a message of hope: No one struggling with a... More Info

I Love You More Than the Smell of Swamp Gas

HarperCollins | September 5, 2017 | 40 pages
Do you love me as much as the skink that you chase or the smell of the swamp or the beasts in this place? Papa and little monster are on a skink chase in the dark, stinky swamp near home. The smells! The beasts! The muck! Papa relishes each moment of the romp, but little monster wonders: Does Papa... More Info

Mice of the Round Table #1: A Tail of Camelot

HarperCollins | September 5, 2017 | 320 pages
An epic new middle grade series in the tradition of Redwall and Poppy, based on Arthurian legend and told from the perspective of Camelot’s most humble creatures: mice Young mouse Calib Christopher aspires to be a Knight of the Round Table. For generations, his family has valiantly led the mice... More Info

The Dazzling Heights

HarperCollins | August 29, 2017 | 432 pages
The sequel to the New York Times bestselling novel The Thousandth Floor New York, 2118. Manhattan is home to a thousand-story supertower, a breathtaking marvel that touches the sky. But amidst high-tech luxury and futuristic glamour, five teenagers are keeping dangerous secrets… LEDA is haunted... More Info


HarperCollins | August 29, 2017 | 288 pages
Fans of Newbery Medal winner Sharon Creech's Love That Dog and Hate That Cat will love her new tween novel, Moo. Following one family's momentous move from the city to rural Maine, an unexpected bond develops between twelve-year-old Reena and one very ornery cow. Now available in paperback, this... More Info

Caps for Sale and the Mindful Monkeys

HarperCollins | August 29, 2017 | 48 pages
The New York Times bestselling and beloved Caps for Sale series by renowned illustrator Esphyr Slobodkina continues! Following More Caps for Sale, this funny and thoughtful read-aloud is inspired by The Elves and the Shoemaker. Here the monkeys prove to the peddler that while they may be... More Info

Al Roker's Extreme Weather

HarperCollins | August 29, 2017 | 48 pages
New York Times bestselling author, award-winning meteorologist, and Today Show co-anchor Al Roker explores extreme weather phenomena in his first book for kids. Dive deep into a world of fascinating weather with everyone’s favorite meteorologist, Al Roker! With this mesmerizing book that covers a... More Info

The Bad Seed

HarperCollins | August 29, 2017 | 40 pages
From the New York Times bestselling author of the Goodnight Already! series This is a book about a bad seed. A baaaaaaaaaad seed. How bad? Do you really want to know? He has a bad temper, bad manners, and a bad attitude. He’s been bad since he can remember! This seed cuts in line every time,... More Info

To Siri With Love

HarperCollins Publishers | August 22, 2017 | 256 pages
From the author of the viral New York Times op-ed column "To Siri with Love" comes a collection of touching, hilarious, and illuminating stories about life with a thirteen-year-old boy with autism that hold insights and revelations for us all. When Judith Newman shared the story of how Apple’s... More Info

Skulduggery Pleasant 10

HarperCollins Children's Books | June 1, 2017 | 432 pages
The skeleton detective is coming back to life... again! It's the tenth, triumphant novel in the Skulduggery Pleasant series, and it will rearrange your world.  More Info

The Owl Service

HarperCollins UK | August 17, 2018 | 224 pages
Winner of both the Guardian Award and the Carnegie Medal, this is an all-time classic, combining mystery, adventure, history and a complex set of human relationships.  More Info

Rocks & Minerals

HarperCollins | August 15, 2017 | 48 pages
Award-winning science writer Seymour Simon explains to readers the different types of rocks and minerals with fascinating facts and stunning full-color photographs. Readers will learn how to identify and classify various kinds of stones, such as granite, sandstone, basalt, quartz, and crystal. This... More Info

Skulduggery Pleasant 09. The Dying of the Light

HarperCollins Children's Books | March 26, 2015 | 608 pages
The FINAL shocking, heart-wrenching book in the jaw-droppingly stupendous Skulduggery Pleasant series. Valkerie. Darquesse. Stephanie. The world ain't big enough for the three of them. The end will come... The War of the Sanctuaries has been won, but it was not without its casualties. Following the... More Info

Last Stand of Dead Men

HarperCollins Children's Books | March 27, 2014 | 604 pages
The eighth instalment in the biggest, funniest, most thrilling comedy-horror-adventure series in the universe - and the follow-up to 2012's number-one bestseller, Kingdom of the Wicked... War has finally come. But it's not a war between good and evil, or light and dark -- it's a war between... More Info

Mr. Biddles

HarperCollins | August 8, 2017 | 40 pages
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