Books published by Scholastic Press


Two Dogs in a Trench Coat Go on a Class Trip

Scholastic Press | May 28, 2019 | 208 pages
Sassy and Waldo are good dogs who are about to be let loose on their first class trip!  More Info

Out of the Wild Night

Scholastic Press | May 14, 2019 | 320 pages
From the New York Times bestselling author of Chasing Vemeer comes an unforgettable story about an island haunted by the past... and the ghosts who must help with the present.  More Info

Maybe Tomorrow?

Scholastic Press | January 5, 2019 | 40 pages
Elba carries the black block of grief and sadness wherever she goes--until Norris comes along and helps her to let go of the block and enjoy life again.  More Info

Zen Happiness

Scholastic Press | March 26, 2019 | 32 pages
This beautiful, small-format gift book contains twelve inspiring and affirmational sayings that take on deeper meaning when paired with Jon J Muth's profoundly beautiful Zen books, many featuring the beloved panda bear, Stillwater. This is a book to cherish. Every saying inspires delight, and each... More Info

The Love and Lies of Rukhsana Ali

Scholastic Press | January 29, 2019 | 336 pages
With a welcome mix of humor, heart, and high-stakes drama, Sabina Khan provides a timely and honest portrait of what it's like to grow up feeling unwelcome in your own culture.  More Info


Scholastic Press | January 29, 2019 | 48 pages
A fussy eraser and a mischievous pencil spar in this picture book adventure.  More Info

The Boy Who Dared

Scholastic Press | December 26, 2018 | 208 pages
A powerful and gripping novel about a youth in Nazi Germany who dares to the truth about Hitler, written by a Newbery Honor Book author.  More Info

The Silver Mask

Scholastic Press | July 31, 2018 | 240 pages
From the bestselling powerhouses of Holly Black and Cassandra Clare comes another gripping journey about magic, danger, and friendship.  More Info

A Night Divided

Scholastic Press | March 27, 2018 | 352 pages
A stunning thriller from NYT bestselling author Jennifer A. Nielsen about a girl who must escape to freedom after the Berlin Wall divides her family between east and west. With the rise of the Berlin Wall, twelve-year-old Gerta finds her family suddenly divided. She, her mother, and her brother... More Info

Martin Rising

Scholastic Press | January 2, 2018 | 128 pages
In a rich embroidery of visions, musical cadence, and deep emotion, Andrea and Brian Pinkney convey the final months of Martin Luther King's life -- and of his assassination -- through metaphor, spirituality, and multi-layers of meaning. Andrea's stunning poetic requiem, illustrated with Brian's... More Info

All the Crooked Saints

Scholastic Press | October 10, 2017 | 288 pages
From bestselling author Maggie Stiefvater, a gripping tale of darkness, miracles, and family! Saints. Miracles. Family. Romance. Death. Redemption.  More Info

The Silver Mask

Scholastic Press | August 29, 2017 | 272 pages
From the bestselling powerhouses of Holly Black and Cassandra Clare, comes another gripping journey about magic, danger, and friendship! The mystery and the magic intensify in the fourth installment of the remarkable Magisterium series.  More Info

Thank You, Mr. Panda

Scholastic Press | August 20, 2019 | 32 pages
Mr. Panda has presents for all his animal friends, but many of the gifts are not quite right--but as little Lemur knows, it is the thought that counts.  More Info

Why Am I Me?

Scholastic Press | September 12, 2017 | 40 pages
Have you ever wondered why you are you? Or who you would be if you were someone else? Someone taller, faster, smaller, smarter? Someone lighter, older, darker, bolder? Presented as a poetic exchange between two characters--who don't realize they are thinking and asking the very same questions--this... More Info

The Trail

Scholastic Press | July 25, 2017 | 240 pages
Toby has to finish the final thing on The List. It's a list of brave, daring, totally awesome things that he and his best friend, Lucas, planned to do together, and the only item left is to hike the Appalachian Trail. But now Lucas isn't there to do it with him. Toby's determined to hike the trail... More Info

The Bronze Key

Scholastic Press | July 25, 2017 | 256 pages
From Holly Black and Cassandra Clare comes the third installment in the New York Times bestselling series that defies what you think you know about the worlds of good and evil.  More Info

The Dragonet Prophecy

Scholastic Press | April 30, 2013 | 304 pages
Determined to end a generations-long war among the seven dragon tribes, a secret movement called the Talons of Peace draws on a prophecy that calls for a great sacrifice, compelling five appointed dragonets to fulfill a painful destiny against their will.  More Info


Scholastic Press | May 30, 2017 | 256 pages
A boy who's been a bully and hanging out with the wrong friends gets a new start after a memory-loss-inducing accident. But can someone really change who he is, or will the old him merely come back over time?  More Info

Umberland (Everland, Book 2)

Scholastic Press | May 9, 2017 | 288 pages
Gwen, Pete, and the others have escaped from Everland. But the safe haven they hoped to find at Alnwick Castle doesn't exist. With the Queen of England on her deathbed, Duchess Alyssa has stepped in to lead, but things have gotten worse as the cure Doc created for the Horologia virus has mutated,... More Info

A Handful of Stars

Scholastic Press | May 9, 2017 | 192 pages
When Lily's blind dog, Lucky, slips his collar and runs away across the wide-open blueberry barrens of eastern Maine, it's Salma Santiago who manages to catch him. Salma, the daughter of migrant workers, is in the small town with her family for the blueberry-picking season. After their initial... More Info

The Lines We Cross

Scholastic Press | May 9, 2017 | 400 pages
"First published 2016 in Pan by Pan Macmillan Australia Pty Ltd ... Sydney, New South Wales, Australia."  More Info

Plankton Is Pushy

Scholastic Press | April 25, 2017 | 40 pages
In this funny, underwater picture book, Plankton says hello to Mussel, but Mussel doesn't say anything back. Plankton tries everything to get quiet Mussel to talk. In fact, Plankton gets VERY pushy about it! Will Mussel ever open his mouth? Kids will relate to Plankton's frustration with Mussel,... More Info

Old Turtle

Scholastic Press | March 28, 2017 | 56 pages
Why are we here? What is the purpose of life? How do we find happiness? Once again, Old Turtle's wise answers offer readers of all ages inspiration, solace, and the most important gift of all -- hope. Timed to commemorate the 25th anniversary of the publication of the national bestseller Old... More Info

The Goldfish Boy

Scholastic Press | February 28, 2017 | 320 pages
Lisa Thompson's debut novel is a page-turning mystery with an emotionally-driven, complex character study at its core -- like Rear Window meets The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time. Matthew Corbin suffers from severe obsessive-compulsive disorder. He hasn't been to school in weeks. His... 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

I'll Wait, Mr. Panda

Scholastic Press | October 25, 2016 | 32 pages
Mr. Panda is making something, and all of his animal friends are interested--but only Penguin is willing to wait to see what it is.  More Info

Hungry Bird

Scholastic Press | September 27, 2016 | 32 pages
Bird is hiking with his friends when his tummy rumbles. But no one packed him a snack that he likes! With every step, his hunger mounts until he collapses on the ground. How will Bird survive if he doesn't eat the perfect something this instant?! The hilarious blue-feathered anti-hero who first... More Info

Unstoppable Octobia May

Scholastic Press | August 25, 2015 | 288 pages
In 1953 ten-year-old Octobia May lives in her Aunt's boarding house in the South, surrounded by an African American community which has its own secrets and internal racism, and spends her days wondering if Mr. Davenport in room 204 is really a vampire--or something else entirely.  More Info


Scholastic Press | September 29, 2015 | 320 pages
Identical twin teenagers Giselle and Isabelle Boyer have always been inseparable, and expected to stay that way even though their Haitian American parents are separating--so when Isabelle is killed in a devastating car crash, Giselle must find a way to heal not only her own serious injuries, but... More Info

The Marvels

Scholastic Press | September 15, 2015 | 672 pages
In his most intricate and ambitious work to date, Caldecott Award-winner Brian Selznick delivers a magnificent reinvention of his signature form. Two seemingly unrelated stories-the first in words, the second in pictures-together create a beguiling narrative puzzle! The Marvels opens with an... More Info


Scholastic Press | August 25, 2015 | 40 pages
The bestselling creators of Exclamation Mark! introduce a triangle, circle, square, and rectangle who celebrate the gift of friendship. Friends shape who we are. They make us laugh. They fill us with fun. They stand by us during life's up and downs. And even when we disagree with our friends, if... More Info


Scholastic Press | August 25, 2015 | 240 pages
A bright, bold debut about a girl who was born a boy, but refuses to let that stand in the way of her dream. More than anything else, George wants to play Charlotte in her fourth-grade class's production of Charlotte's Web. The problem is, her teacher won't let her, because George is a boy. But... More Info

Elephant in the Dark

Scholastic Press | August 20, 2019 | 40 pages
In this version of the blind men and the elephant, based on a poem by Rūmī, Persian villagers try to figure out what strange animal in a dark barn has arrived from India.  More Info

Becoming Maria

Scholastic Press | August 25, 2015 | 272 pages
Pura Belpre Honor winner for The Revolution of Evelyn Serrano and one of America's most influential Hispanics--'Maria' on Sesame Street--delivers a beautifully wrought coming-of-age memoir. Set in the 1950s in the Bronx, this is the story of a girl with a dream. Emmy award-winning actress and... More Info

Please, Mr. Panda

Scholastic Press | January 1, 2015 | 32 pages
Mr. Panda has a plate of doughnuts to share, but most of the other animals forget to say "Please."  More Info

Fairest of All

Scholastic Press | April 1, 2013 | 169 pages
After moving to a new house, ten-year-old Abby and her younger brother Jonah discover an antique mirror that transports them into the Snow White fairy tale.  More Info

One Dog and His Boy

Scholastic Press | January 28, 2014 | 282 pages
When lonely, 10-year-old Hal learns that his wealthy but neglectful parents only rented Fleck, the dog he always wanted, he and new friend Pippa take Fleck and four other dogs from the rental agency on a trek from London to Scotland, where Hal's grandparents live. By the award-winning author of A... More Info

Sink Or Swim

Scholastic Press | August 20, 2019 | 165 pages
Once again Abby and her brother Jonah go through the magic mirror in their basement, and this time they find themselves interfering in the Little Mermaid story--and needing to set things right and make sure everyone has a happy ending.  More Info

If the Shoe Fits

Scholastic Press | November 26, 2013 | 166 pages
On their second adventure through the magic mirror Abby and Jonah find themselves in the Cinderella fairy tale--and that is when things start to go really wrong.  More Info

The Dark Secret

Scholastic Press | September 30, 2014 | 336 pages
When Starflight is kidnapped by the NightWings he finds that the kingdom of his birth is a miserable place, full of terrible secrets--and that, with his fellow dragonets too far away to help, the fate of two kingdoms rests in his talons.  More Info

My Grandfather's Coat

Scholastic Press | October 21, 2014 | 32 pages
A tailor's very old overcoat is recycled numerous times over the years into a variety of garments and other uses.  More Info

The Cat, the Dog, Little Red, the Exploding Eggs, the Wolf, and Grandma

Scholastic Press | August 26, 2014 | 32 pages
Cat tries to read the story of Little Red Riding Hood aloud, but Dog keeps interrupting with silly questions.  More Info

Memory Maze

Scholastic Press | August 20, 2019 | 240 pages
The second entry in the mesmerizing series from the masterful, #1 New York Times bestselling author Gordon Korman When Jackson Opus's identity as one of the most powerful young hypnotists in the world is leaked, he and his family are forced into hiding. But just as Jax settles into his new home --... More Info

The Freedom Summer Murders

Scholastic Press | April 29, 2014 | 256 pages
To coincide with the 50th anniversary of the Freedom Summer murders, this will be the first book for young adults to explore the harrowing true story of three civil rights workers slain by the KKK. In June of 1964, three idealistic young men (one black and two white) were lynched by the Ku Klux... More Info

The Field of Wacky Inventions

Scholastic Press | September 24, 2013 | 224 pages
Leo and Remi have gotten used to the strangeness of the Whippet Hotel, but when the entire top floor is hoisted into the sky and transported to the field of wacky inventions, they find that they must compete against a number of foes to solve a puzzle or lose their beloved hotel forever.  More Info

The Hunger Games Trilogy Boxset

Scholastic Press | September 24, 2013 |
All three books in the Hunger Games trilogy are now available for the first time in a paperback box set! This special edition showcases the iconic logos in a striking new design. Available for the first time ever . . . a paperback box set of the Hunger Games! This special edition box set features a... More Info

Year of the Jungle

Scholastic Press | September 10, 2013 | 40 pages
Suzy spends her year in first grade waiting for her father, who is serving in Vietnam, and when the postcards stop coming she worries that he will never make it home.  More Info


Scholastic Press | August 27, 2013 | 40 pages
Rex is bigger than anyone else at school, and everybody is scared at him--but he reminds us that "rawr" means hello in dinosaur language.  More Info

Want to Go Private?

Scholastic Press | August 1, 2013 | 336 pages
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Scholastic Press | May 1, 2013 | 272 pages
Charlie had his chocolate factory. Stanley Yelnats had his holes. Leo has the wacky, amazing Whippet Hotel. There's mystery and adventure on every floor. There's no other place quite like the Whippet Hotel. Each and every floor has its own wacky design--and its own wacky secrets. The guests are... More Info