Books published by Katherine Tegen Books

Rules for Stealing Stars

Katherine Tegen Books | May 23, 2017 | 352 pages
In the tradition of Sharon Creech and Wendy Mass, Corey Ann Haydu's sparkling middle grade debut is a sister story with a twist of magic, a swirl of darkness, and a whole lot of hope. Silly is used to feeling left out. Her three older sisters think she's too little for most things—especially when... More Info

How Dare the Sun Rise

Katherine Tegen Books | May 16, 2017 | 288 pages
This profoundly moving memoir is the remarkable and inspiring true story of Sandra Uwiringyimana, a girl from the Democratic Republic of the Congo who tells the tale of how she survived a massacre, immigrated to America, and overcame her trauma through art and activism. Sandra was just ten years... More Info

This Monstrous Thing

Katherine Tegen Books | May 16, 2017 | 400 pages
This wildly creative, critically acclaimed retelling of Frankenstein is perfect for fans of Cinder by Marissa Meyer and the Yellow Brick War series by Danielle Page. Now available in paperback. In an alternative fantasy world where some men are made from clockwork parts and carriages are steam... More Info

Deacon Locke Went to Prom

Katherine Tegen Books | May 9, 2017 | 400 pages
The love life of an awkward teen takes an unforgettable turn after he brings his grandmother to prom in this funny, offbeat, and smile-inducing contemporary romance that is pitch perfect for fans of Jesse Andrews and Robyn Schneider. Promposals are taking over Deacon Locke’s high school and there... More Info

Gabby Garcia's Ultimate Playbook

Katherine Tegen Books | May 9, 2017 | 304 pages
Dear fans of Dork Diaries and Middle School: The Worst Year of My Life—meet your new favorite kid-next-store hero! Gabby Garcia an overly confident baseball-obsessed sport nut who’s going to win your heart. If life were a baseball game, all-star pitcher Gabby Garcia would be having her Best.... More Info

I Love My Daddy Board Book

Katherine Tegen Books | May 2, 2017 | 32 pages
Sebastien Braun’s celebrated I Love My Daddy is now in board book format—perfect for little hands in strollers and highchairs! Sometimes daddies are loud and playful. Other times they are quiet and compassionate. And they are always loving. Sebastien Braun's appealing text and charming... More Info

Brambleheart

Katherine Tegen Books | April 4, 2017 | 288 pages
From the beloved illustrator and author of A Nest for Celeste comes Brambleheart, a beautiful tale about nature, imagination, and how love is the greatest thing we build. With stunning black-and-white artwork and a gorgeous package, Henry Cole’s animal fantasy adventure harkens back to Brian... More Info

Ronit & Jamil

Katherine Tegen Books | February 21, 2017 | 192 pages
Pamela L. Laskin’s beautiful and lyrical novel in verse delivers a fresh and captivating retelling of Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet that transports the star-crossed lovers to the modern-day Israel-Palestine conflict. Ronit, an Israeli girl, lives on one side of the fence. Jamil, a Palestinian... More Info

Almost a Winner

Katherine Tegen Books | February 21, 2017 | 304 pages
Teddy goes from record breaker to friendship fixer in the heartwarming and hilarious follow-up to Molly B. Burnham’s 2016 Sid Fleischman Humor Award-winning debut, Teddy Mars: Almost a World Record Breaker, now in paperback. Win or lose, friends stick together. But when Teddy’s whole class... More Info

Unrivaled

Katherine Tegen Books | January 31, 2017 | 448 pages
From #1 New York Times bestselling author Alyson Noël comes the first book in the Beautiful Idols series. With mystery, suspense, and an insiders-only look at Los Angeles that echoes Gossip Girl’s racy and real New York, fans of Pretty Little Liars and readers who crave pulse-pounding romance... More Info

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

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
$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

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
$21.00

The Copernicus Legacy: The Crown of Fire

Katherine Tegen Books | November 15, 2016 | 560 pages
This concluding book in bestselling author Tony Abbott’s critically acclaimed middle grade adventure series is a mile-a-minute thrill ride. Perfect for fans of Rick Riordan and Ridley Pearson. “Upon my life, I will.” Across the centuries, every Guardian who has protected one of the twelve... More Info
$21.99

Charlie Piechart and the Case of the Missing Hat

Katherine Tegen Books | October 4, 2016 | 40 pages
Charlie Piechart’s second math mystery takes place at school—when a purple, sparkly cone-shaped princess hat goes missing! Margot needs her hat in time for the school play (today!), so Charlie and his dog companion, Watson, are on the case—finding evidence of sparkles and purple paint and... More Info
$9.99

TodHunter Moon, Book Two: SandRider

Katherine Tegen Books | September 13, 2016 | 496 pages
Tod’s story races on in this second book in the TodHunter Moon trilogy, a spin-off of the popular Septimus Heap series. Fans of Septimus, as well as fantasy readers new to the world of Magyk, will enjoy this next installment in the series ALA Booklist calls “warm and inventive.” Full-page... More Info

Crash

Katherine Tegen Books | August 2, 2016 | 368 pages
Fans of the 5th Wave series will devour the pulse-pounding conclusion to The Game trilogy, by bestselling author Eve Silver, about teens pulled in and out of an alternate reality where battling aliens is more than a game—it's life and death. As her dad and best friend lie dying in the hospital,... More Info
$18.50

Puddles!!!

Katherine Tegen Books | May 24, 2016 | 32 pages
RAIN! PUDDLES! MUD! Squish, squish, squish. Declan loves rain and splashing and mud! But the bunnies? Not so much! The perfect companion to the delightful Bunnies!!! Spare text, loads of fun, and heaps of emotion make Puddles!!! extraordinary for toddler read-alouds. Fans of Mo Willems and Sandra... More Info
$21.99

I Love Cake!

Katherine Tegen Books | May 3, 2016 | 40 pages
Bestselling author Tammi Sauer’s characters are both lovable and mischievous. In I Love Cake!, the first picture book featuring irrepressible Moose, orderly Rabbit, and fun-loving Porcupine, Rabbit plans a fabulous birthday party with fun activities and a delicious cake. Porcupine and Moose come... More Info
$8.50

The Copernicus Legacy: The Golden Vendetta

Katherine Tegen Books | May 3, 2016 | 528 pages
Filled with pulse-pounding action and cryptic codes, The Golden Vendetta is the third engrossing book in bestselling author Tony Abbott's cloak-and-dagger series for young readers. Fans of Rick Riordan and Ridley Pearson will love this adventurous series. It's been two months since the Kaplan... More Info
$21.99

Unrivaled

Katherine Tegen Books | May 10, 2016 | 432 pages
From #1 New York Times bestselling author Alyson Noël comes the first book in the Beautiful Idols series. With mystery, suspense, and an insiders-only look at Los Angeles that echoes Gossip Girl’s racy and real New York, fans of Pretty Little Liars and readers who crave pulse-pounding romance... More Info
$21.99

How to Eat an Airplane

Katherine Tegen Books | May 24, 2016 | 40 pages
Eat a what? Eat an airplane. How do you do that? Have a dinner party, of course. The Bad Idea Book Club proudly presents our first installment in a series of practical guides for doing the absurd. Upcoming titles might or might not include: How to Camp Underwater How to Fold the Sun How to Walk a... More Info

The Thickety: The Whispering Trees

Katherine Tegen Books | February 9, 2016 | 544 pages
Perfect for fans of Neil Gaiman, book two in the acclaimed Thickety series is the story of a good witch, a bad witch, and a forest demon, trapped together in a world that is both enchanting and dangerous. After Kara Westfall's village turns on her for practicing witchcraft, she and her brother,... More Info

Brambleheart

Katherine Tegen Books | February 9, 2016 | 272 pages
From the beloved illustrator and author of A Nest for Celeste comes Brambleheart, a beautiful tale about nature, imagination, and how love is the greatest thing we build. With stunning black-and-white artwork and a gorgeous package, Henry Cole’s animal fantasy adventure harkens back to Brian... More Info

Catalyst

Katherine Tegen Books | September 29, 2015 | 432 pages
S. J. Kincaid has created a fascinating dystopian world for Insignia, her futuristic science-fiction adventure series perfect for fans of Ender’s Game. Earth is in the middle of WWIII, battling to determine which governments and corporations will control the resources of the solar system. Teen... More Info

Allegiant

Katherine Tegen Books | January 19, 2016 | 592 pages
The explosive conclusion to Veronica Roth's #1 New York Times bestselling Divergent trilogy reveals the secrets of the dystopian world that captivated millions of readers and film fans in Divergent and Insurgent. This paperback edition includes bonus content by Veronica Roth! One choice will define... More Info

Four: A Divergent Collection

Katherine Tegen Books | January 19, 2016 | 304 pages
Complete your Divergent library with Four! Fans of the Divergent trilogy by #1 New York Times bestselling author Veronica Roth will be thrilled by Four: A Divergent Collection, a companion volume that includes four pre-Divergent stories plus three additional scenes from Divergent, all told from... More Info

I Want a Monster!

Katherine Tegen Books | March 15, 2016 | 40 pages
Winnie wants a monster! Some monsters smell like pirate feet and some might read your diary, but they are so darn cute! All Winnie’s friends have one. But how much do Oogly-Wumps eat? Don’t they ever sleep? Can monsters get lonely? I Want a Monster! is a humorous, energetic celebration of the... More Info

Newt's Emerald

Katherine Tegen Books | October 13, 2015 | 304 pages
Inspired by the works of Georgette Heyer and Jane Austen, Garth Nix's Newt's Emerald is a Regency romance with a fantasy twist. New York Times bestselling author Gail Carriger calls it "charming; quite, quite charming." After Lady Truthful's magical Newington Emerald is stolen from her she devises... More Info

Mr. Puffball: Stunt Cat to the Stars

Katherine Tegen Books | September 29, 2015 | 240 pages
In this hilarious illustrated adventure meet Mr. Puffball, a medium-size feline with a big dream! With amazing humor that appeals to both kids and adults as well as funny illustrations throughout the story, Mr. Puffball: Stunt Cat to the Stars is perfect for dreamers, movie buffs, and fans of Timmy... More Info

How to Behave at a Dog Show

Katherine Tegen Books | September 15, 2015 | 32 pages
Is Rexie cut out to be Best in Show? Probably not. Does Julia enter him in the Happy Tails Best of Breed Dog Show anyway? She sure does. This companion to How to Behave at a Tea Party offers readers more laugh-out-loud silly fun with sister-brother duo Julia and Charles and their lovably... More Info

TodHunter Moon, Book One: PathFinder

Katherine Tegen Books | September 15, 2015 | 496 pages
Introducing Alice TodHunter Moon, a Magykal addition to the world of Septimus Heap! Perfect for both established fans of the Septimus Heap series and readers coming to the world of Septimus Heap for the first time, PathFinder is the first book in the Septimus Heap spin-off series, TodHunter Moon.... More Info

Charlie Piechart and the Case of the Missing Pizza Slice

Katherine Tegen Books | September 1, 2015 | 40 pages
With a dinnertime mystery and 5 hungry suspects, Charlie Piechart makes fractions fun. Charlie Piechart has a piechart for a belly, and it’s a belly that’s perfect for showing fractions. In his first mystery, perfect for little math enthusiasts, it’s pizza night at the Piecharts’ house. How... More Info

Extraordinary Means

Katherine Tegen Books | May 26, 2015 | 336 pages
John Green's The Fault in Our Stars meets Rainbow Rowell's Eleanor & Park in this darkly funny novel from the critically acclaimed author of The Beginning of Everything. Up until his diagnosis, Lane lived a fairly predictable life. But when he finds himself at a tuberculosis sanatorium called... More Info

The Improbable Theory of Ana and Zak

Katherine Tegen Books | May 19, 2015 | 336 pages
Perfect for fans of Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist and The Statistical Probability of Love at First Sight, The Improbable Theory of Ana and Zak is Stonewall Award-winning author Brian Katcher's hilarious he said/she said romance about two teens discovering themselves on an out-of-this-world... More Info

Freddy & Frito and the Clubhouse Rules

Katherine Tegen Books | May 5, 2015 | 40 pages
Freddy and Frito play together every day—sometimes at Frito's and sometimes at Freddy's. But there are rules. Rules aren't fun! So what do these best buddies do? They build their own clubhouse in a tree in the park! With no rules, there's plenty of fun—until all of their friends come by for a... More Info

The Thickety: The Whispering Trees

Katherine Tegen Books | March 10, 2015 | 528 pages
For fans of Neil Gaiman, The Whispering Trees, book two in the Thickety series by J. A. White. It is the story of a good witch, a bad witch, and a forest demon, trapped together in a world that is both enchanting and dangerous. After Kara Westfall's village turns on her for practicing witchcraft,... More Info

The Thickety: A Path Begins

Katherine Tegen Books | February 10, 2015 | 512 pages
The Thickety: A Path Begins is a spellbinding tale about a girl, the Thickety, and the power of magic. Fans of Neil Gaiman will love this thrilling new world. When Kara Westfall was five years old, her mother was convicted of the worst of all crimes: witchcraft. Years later, Kara and her little... More Info

Hero

Katherine Tegen Books | February 3, 2015 | 208 pages
From the author of A Dog Called Homeless, winner of the Schneider Family Book Award, comes an action-filled adventure about friendship, imagination, and what it means to be a hero, perfect for fans of classic dog and friendship stories like Because of Winn-Dixie and Shiloh. The short length makes... More Info

Bunnies!!!

Katherine Tegen Books | January 27, 2015 | 32 pages
Story time for little ones has never been this exciting! When a friendly monster spots a group of bunnies in the woods, his delight is contagious! And when they're gone, how he misses them so! With bright illustrations and a simple text, this is the most fun type of read aloud and one that mirrors... More Info

The Truth of Me

Katherine Tegen Books | January 20, 2015 | 144 pages
When Robbie spends the summer at his grandmother Maddy's house, he revels in his grandmother's easy, relaxed ways. Robbie has always felt as if something is missing in his life—his parents don't always act like they love him. Maddy helps him understand that an experience his mother had long ago... More Info

A Hundred Horses

Katherine Tegen Books | January 6, 2015 | 240 pages
From the author of A Dog Called Homeless, winner of the Schneider Family Book Award, comes another gentle novel with a touch of magic about the power of friendship and the truth of belonging. Nell isn't happy about spending her vacation on a farm, but when she meets a half-wild and mysterious girl... More Info

Thornhill

Katherine Tegen Books | January 6, 2015 | 368 pages
Thornhill is the second book in a supernatural mystery trilogy perfect for readers who love Richelle Meade and HBO's hit drama True Blood. Kathleen Peacock's extraordinary follow-up to her debut novel, Hemlock, features heart-stopping action and a sizzling romance. Mackenzie's new love, Kyle, plans... 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 Copernicus Legacy: The Forbidden Stone

Katherine Tegen Books | September 9, 2014 | 448 pages
Bestselling author Tony Abbott's epic new middle grade series, the Copernicus Legacy, begins with The Forbidden Stone, a thrilling adventure packed with puzzles, intrigue, and action. Fans of Rick Riordan and Ridley Pearson will love this first book in an exciting series that takes the reader all... More Info

Kiss Kill Vanish

Katherine Tegen Books | October 7, 2014 | 432 pages
Love. Betrayal. Murder. Valentina is living a charmed, glittering life in Miami—falling in love for the first time, showered with gifts and affection by her father, surrounded by friends—when one shocking moment shatters everything she thought she knew about herself, her boyfriend, and her... More Info

The Last Polar Bear

Katherine Tegen Books | August 26, 2014 | 32 pages
Bestselling duo Jean Craighead George and Wendell Minor team up to show young readers the natural world. The Last Polar Bear is a poignant tale about a boy desperate to save one of the last polar bears in the rapidly changing Arctic environment. Can Tigluk and his grandmother help the young cub who... More Info

Four: A Divergent Collection

Katherine Tegen Books | July 8, 2014 | 304 pages
Fans of the Divergent series by #1 New York Times bestselling author Veronica Roth will be thrilled by Four: A Divergent Collection, a companion volume that includes four pre-Divergent stories told from Tobias's point of view. Readers first encountered Tobias as "Four" in Divergent. His voice is an... More Info

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