Published in collaboration with the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, discover over fifty remarkable African American women whose unique skills and contributions paved the way for the next generation of young people. Perfect for fans of Rad Women Worldwide, Women in Science, and Girls Think of Everything.
Amy Guglielmo, Jacqueline Tourville, and Giselle Potter come together to tell the inspiring story of autism advocate Dr. Temple Grandin and her brilliant invention: the hug machine.
As a young girl, Temple Grandin loved folding paper kites, making obstacle courses, and building lean-tos. But she really didn’t like hugs.
Author-illustrator Vashti Harrison shines a bold, joyous light on black men through history in this #1 New York Times bestseller.
Little Leaders meets Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls in this gorgeous nonfiction picture book that introduces readers to nineteen powerhouse Muslim women who rose up and made their voices heard.
Long ago, Muslim women rode into battle to defend their dreams. They opened doors to the world’s oldest library.
As a new generation of activists demands an end to racism, A Place to Land reflects on Martin Luther King, Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" speech and the movement that it galvanized.
Winner of the Orbis Pictus Award for Outstanding Nonfiction for Children
Selected for the Texas Bluebonnet Master List
“This rich volume is a national treasure.” —Kirkus Reviews (starred review)
“Captivating, informative, and inspiring…Easy to follow and hard to put down.” —School Library Journal (starred review)
The inspiring autobiography of NASA mathematician Katherine Johnson, who helped launch Apollo 11.
Thurgood Marshall--the first black justice on the Supreme Court and a giant of the civil rights movement--jumps to life in this inspiring picture-book biography from an award-winning author and six-time Coretta Scott King, four-time Caldecott Honor-winning illustrator.
This #1 New York Times bestseller is the first book in a new series set in Chris Colfer's Land of Stories universe, perfect for both new and longtime fans!$7.99ISBN: 9781368014748Availability: Usually arrives at our store in 2-8 business days.Published: Rick Riordan Presents - January 7th, 2020Best-selling author Rick Riordan presents Yoon Ha Lee's space opera about thirteen-year-old Min, who comes from a long line of fox spirits.$6.99ISBN: 9781524770488Availability: Usually arrives at our store in 2-8 business days.Published: Yearling - August 13th, 2019
The dragon's out of the bag in this diverse, young urban fantasy from an award-winning author--with two starred reviews!$7.99ISBN: 9780062335548Availability: Usually arrives at our store in 2-8 business days.Published: HarperCollins - March 5th, 2019
A New York Times bestseller from the beloved author of the action-packed Animorphs series and the award-winning The One and Only Ivan. In this first book of an epic middle grade series, Katherine Applegate takes us on an unforgettable journey.Not currently availableISBN: 9780062689818Availability: BackorderedPublished: Katherine Tegen Books - April 28th, 2020
Kirkus Best Books of 2019 * Kids’ Indie Next Pick List * Bookpage Best Books of 2019: Middle Grade
“Beautiful, mysterious and deeply satisfying.” —Rebecca Stead, Newbery Medal-winning author of When You Reach Me and Goodbye Stranger$16.99ISBN: 9780062747273Availability: Usually arrives at our store in 2-8 business days.Published: Greenwillow Books - September 3rd, 2019
“Fast-paced and full of wonder, this is a powerful, gripping must-read.”—Kirkus (starred review)
“A lush and mysterious fable, full of beauty, full of wonder.”—Rebecca Stead, Newbery Medal–winning author of When You Reach Me$16.99ISBN: 9781328460837Availability: Usually arrives at our store in 2-8 business days.Published: Versify - April 2nd, 2019
"The Last Last-Day-of-Summer reminds me that all children deserve to exist in magical spaces where their imaginations and familial bonds will them into heroism. Every single child should have the freedom to be one of The Legendary Alstons.$16.99ISBN: 9781419736919Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Amulet Books - October 8th, 2019
Soon to be a major motion picture from the producers of Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse! In a future when humans are believed to be extinct, what will one curious robot do when it finds a girl who needs its help?
In the future, robots have eliminated humans, and 12-year-old robot XR_935 is just fine with that. Without humans around, there is no war, no pollution, no crime.$7.99ISBN: 9781250233707Availability: Usually arrives at our store in 2-8 business days.Published: Square Fish - April 28th, 2020
The Library of Ever is an instant classic for middle grade readers and booklovers everywhere—an adventure across time and space, as a young girl becomes a warrior for the forces of knowledge.Not currently availableISBN: 9780062275103Availability: BackorderedPublished: Walden Pond Press - May 12th, 2020
Three starred reviews
A Publishers Weekly Best Children’s Book of 2019
Anne Ursu, author of the National Book Award nominee The Real Boy, returns with a story of the power of fantasy, the limits of love, and the struggles inherent in growing up.$6.99ISBN: 9780062402646Availability: Usually arrives at our store in 2-8 business days.Published: Katherine Tegen Books - April 16th, 2019
From the author of the acclaimed Jinx trilogy comes a spellbinding fantasy, perfect for fans of the School for Good and Evil series, about a young heroine fighting to save a world that would dare to tame her.$8.99ISBN: 9781442444102Availability: Usually arrives at our store in 2-8 business days.Published: Aladdin - May 7th, 2013
A young girl, a winged horse, and an Olympian war make for an adventurous start to an exciting trilogy.
When Pegasus crashes onto a Manhattan roof during a terrible storm, thirteen-year-old Emily’s life changes forever.$7.99ISBN: 9781368023627Availability: Usually arrives at our store in 2-8 business days.Published: Rick Riordan Presents - May 5th, 2020Winner of the Pura Belpr AwardNow in paperback, best-selling author Rick Riordan presents Carlos Hernandez's brilliant sci-fi romp with Cuban influence.$18.99ISBN: 9781580896825Availability: Usually arrives at our store in 2-8 business days.Published: Charlesbridge - August 13th, 2019
Watch out, mice! This cat is a sumo champion!$7.99ISBN: 9780062406392Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: HarperCollins - March 31st, 2020
2019 Bank Street College of Education's "Best Children's Books of the Year"
Peter Lerangis, the New York Times bestselling author of the Seven Wonders and Max Tilt series, returns with an electrifying new trilogy about a boy who discovers that he alone may be able to alter the course of history.$19.99ISBN: 9781484746448Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Disney-Hyperion - September 24th, 2019In his penultimate adventure, a devastated but determined Apollo travels to Camp Jupiter, where he must learn what it is to be a hero, or die trying.$17.99ISBN: 9781368039932Availability: Usually arrives at our store in 2-8 business days.Published: Rick Riordan Presents - October 15th, 2019
Winner of a Coretta Scott King Author Honor
Best-selling author Rick Riordan presents Kwame Mbalia's epic fantasy, a middle grade American Gods set in a richly-imagined world populated with African American folk heroes and West African gods.$17.99ISBN: 9780062965387Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: HarperCollins - March 3rd, 2020
Wayside School is back in session in this brand-new, fourth installment in the perennially beloved and bestselling series by Newbery Medal-winning author Louis Sachar.$19.99ISBN: 9780399257308Availability: Usually arrives at our store in 2-8 business days.Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - January 7th, 2020
The saga of the Logan family--made famous in the Newbery Medal-winning Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry--concludes in a long-awaited and deeply fulfilling story.$17.99ISBN: 9781338245721Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Scholastic Press - October 15th, 2019
A New York Times bestseller!Alan Gratz, bestselling author of Refugee, weaves a stunning array of voices and stories into an epic tale of teamwork in the face of tyranny -- and how just one day can change the world.June 6, 1944: The Nazis are terrorizing Europe, on their evil quest to conquer the world. The only way to stop them?$16.99ISBN: 9780358006077Availability: Usually arrives at our store in 2-8 business days.Published: Versify - September 24th, 2019
A 2020 Sydney Taylor Award Honor Book
This lush tale of magic and dragons is a gem for any adventure-seeking middle grader and perfect for fans of Aru Shah and the End of Time.
Anya and the Dragon is the story of fantasy and mayhem in tenth century Eastern Europe, where headstrong eleven-year-old Anya is a daughter of the only Jewish family in her v$16.99ISBN: 9781524770419Availability: Usually arrives at our store in 2-8 business days.Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - March 26th, 2019
2020-2021 Texas Bluebonnet Award Master List
Bernice Buttman is tough, crass, and hilarious, and she just might teach you a thing or two about empathy in this debut for fans of The Great Gilly Hopkins.$16.99ISBN: 9780062866417Availability: Usually arrives at our store in 2-8 business days.Published: Balzer + Bray - October 8th, 2019
From award-winning actor Maulik Pancholy comes a hilarious and heartfelt middle grade debut about a gay Indian American boy coming into his own. One of Time Out's “LGBTQ+ books for kids to read during Pride Month,” this is perfect for fans of Tim Federle’s Nate series.$16.99ISBN: 9780763694647Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Candlewick - September 24th, 2019
Revisiting once again the world of Raymie Nightingale, two-time Newbery Medalist Kate DiCamillo turns her focus to the tough-talking, inescapably tenderhearted Beverly.
Beverly put her foot down on the gas. They went faster still.
This was what Beverly wanted — what she always wanted. To get away. To get away as fast as she could. To stay away.$7.99ISBN: 9780062686213Availability: Usually arrives at our store in 2-8 business days.Published: Greenwillow Books - May 5th, 2020
A Newbery Honor Book * Booklist Editors’ Choice * BookPage Best Books * Chicago Public Library Best Fiction * Horn Book Fanfare * Kirkus Reviews Best Books * Publishers Weekly Best Books * Wall Street Journal Best of the Year * An ALA Notable Book$8.99ISBN: 9781524738136Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Puffin Books - April 14th, 2020
"Readers will be captivated by this beautifully written novel about young people who must use their instincts and grit to survive. Padma infuses her story with hope and bravery that will inspire readers."--Aisha Saeed, author of the New York Times Bestseller Amal Unbound$16.99ISBN: 9780062473073Availability: Usually arrives at our store in 2-8 business days.Published: Balzer + Bray - October 1st, 2019
The first middle grade novel from Julie Murphy, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Dumplin’ (now a popular Netflix film), is a funny, heartwarming story perfect for fans of Rebecca Stead, Ali Benjamin, and Holly Goldberg Sloan. Four starred reviews!$16.99ISBN: 9780062691811Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Greenwillow Books - August 27th, 2019
In the companion to her acclaimed So Done, Paula Chase follows best friends Simp and Rollie as their friendship is threatened by the pressures of basketball, upcoming auditions, middle school, and their growing involvement in the local drug ring.$7.99ISBN: 9780399557620Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Yearling - January 7th, 2020
A fabulous school story about fads and friendship from the bestselling author of Frindle.
This is war. Okay--that's too dramatic.
But no matter what this is called, so far I'm winning.
And it feels wonderful.$16.99ISBN: 9780062875853Availability: Usually arrives at our store in 2-8 business days.Published: Katherine Tegen Books - January 14th, 2020
#1 Kids Indie Next List * Parents Magazine Best Book of the Year * Chicago Public Library Best of the Best Book of the Year * SLJ Best Book of the Year * Kirkus Best Book of the Year * Junior Library Guild Selection * Edgar Award Nominee * Four Starred Reviews$7.99ISBN: 9781338157826Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Arthur A. Levine Books - June 25th, 2019
Four starred reviews and over ten best-of-year lists!* "Many readers will recognize themselves or their neighbors in these pages." -- Kirkus Reviews, starred reviewWinner of the Asian / Pacific American Award for Children's Literature!* "Many readers will recognize themselves or their neighbors in these pages." -- Kirkus Reviews, starred reviewMia Tang has a lot of secre$16.99ISBN: 9780525646303Availability: Usually arrives at our store in 2-8 business days.Published: Crown Books for Young Readers - July 30th, 2019
From We Need Diverse Books, the organization behind Flying Lessons & Other Stories, comes another middle-grade short story collection--this one focused on exploring acts of bravery--featuring some of the best own-voices children's authors, including R. J.Not currently availableISBN: 9781338159356Availability: BackorderedPublished: Scholastic Paperbacks - May 5th, 2020
Award-winning author Angela Cervantes returns to the fan favorite animal shelter featured in Gaby, Lost and Found, with a heartfeltnovel about friendship and finding your voice.Can Lety find her voice before it's too late?Lety Muñoz's first language is Spanish, and she likes to take her time putting her words together.$16.99ISBN: 9780553534221Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Wendy Lamb Books - September 24th, 2019
In the tumult of 1970s New York City, seventh graders are bussed from their neighborhood in Queens to integrate a new school in South Jamaica.$17.99ISBN: 9781481438285Availability: Usually arrives at our store in 2-8 business days.Published: Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books - October 8th, 2019
A National Book Award Finalist!
Coretta Scott King Author Honor Book
An NPR Favorite Book of 2019
A New York Times Best Children’s Book of 2019
A Time Best Children’s Book of 2019
A Today Show Best Kids’ Book of 2019
A Washington Post Best Children’s Book of 2019
A School$16.99ISBN: 9780062839398Availability: Usually arrives at our store in 2-8 business days.Published: Balzer + Bray - October 16th, 2018
The third book in the hilarious middle-grade series about Mya, the cowgirl-loving fourth grader—perfect for fans of Ramona the Pest and Clementine. This chapter book is an excellent choice to share during homeschooling, in particular for children ages 7 to 9 who are reading independently.$13.99ISBN: 9781101931080Availability: Usually arrives at our store in 2-8 business days.Published: Crown Books for Young Readers - January 8th, 2019
Join Max's quest to become a knight in this laugh-filled, New York Times bestselling adventure from the author of the Big Nate series!
"Max is epic fun!" --JEFF KINNEY, New York Times bestselling author of the DIARY OF A WIMPY KID seriesNot currently availableISBN: 9780374309749Availability: Special Order, Subject to AvailabilityPublished: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) - July 30th, 2019
An Amazon Best Children's Book of 2019
In the tradition of heartwrenching and hopeful middle grade novels such as Bridge to Terabithia comes Jess Redman's stunning debut about a young boy who must regain his faith in miracles after a tragedy changes his world.$16.99ISBN: 9780062836625Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Walden Pond Press - September 3rd, 2019
“This book is a treasure—a touching story of friendship, loss, and finding beauty in the everyday, with characters who stay with you long after you’ve turned the final page. I absolutely loved it.”—R. J. Palacio, New York Times bestselling author of Wonder$16.99ISBN: 9780399187353Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Dutton Books for Young Readers - August 27th, 2019
National Book Award-finalist Ibi Zoboi makes her middle-grade debut with a moving story of a girl finding her place in a world that's changing at warp speed.$16.99ISBN: 9780545709484Availability: Usually arrives at our store in 2-8 business days.Published: Scholastic Press - July 30th, 2019
From award-winning Carolyn Mackler, the story of Willa, who has been living with Sensory Processing Disorder but is thrown for a BIG loop when her dad announces he's dating Willa's best friend's mom.Willa likes certain things to be certain ways. Her socks have to be soft . . . and definitely can't have irritating tags on the inside. She loves the crunch of popcorn and nachos . . .Not currently availableISBN: 9780062795298Availability: Special Order, Subject to AvailabilityPublished: Katherine Tegen Books - April 2nd, 2019
* A Chicago Public Library’s Best of the Best Books of 2019 Selection * A Canadian Children’s Book Center Best Books for Kids & Teens Pick *$16.99ISBN: 9780062747808Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Balzer + Bray - May 28th, 2019
New York Times bestseller and Newbery Honor Book!
A gorgeously written, hopeful middle grade novel in verse about a young girl who must leave Syria to move to the United States, perfect for fans of Jason Reynolds and Aisha Saeed.$7.99ISBN: 9780545952781Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Arthur A. Levine Books - June 25th, 2019
A Boston Globe / Horn Book Honor winner * Four Starred Reviews * Over Ten Best-of-Year Lists"Powerful....$7.99ISBN: 9780062652959Availability: Usually arrives at our store in 2-8 business days.Published: HarperCollins - April 7th, 2020
A Kirkus Best Book of 2019!$17.99ISBN: 9781534442559Availability: Usually arrives at our store in 2-8 business days.Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - October 1st, 2019
A Kirkus Reviews Best Middle Grade Book of 2019
“A big-hearted story that’s as sweet as it is awesome.” —R.J.$7.99ISBN: 9781524770266Availability: Usually arrives at our store in 2-8 business days.Published: Yearling - December 31st, 2019
In the spirit of modern-day classics like Fish in a Tree and Counting by 7s comes the Schneider Family Book Award-winning story of a deaf girl's connection to a whale whose song can't be heard by his species, and the journey she takes to help him.$16.99ISBN: 9780425290439Availability: Usually arrives at our store in 2-8 business days.Published: Kokila - September 3rd, 2019
From the award-winning author of The First Rule of Punk comes the story of four kids who form an alternative Scout troop that shakes up their sleepy Florida town.
"Writing with wry restraint that's reminiscent of Kate DiCamillo... a beautiful tale." --Kirkus Reviews (starred review!)Not currently availableISBN: 9780062796318Availability: Special Order, Subject to AvailabilityPublished: Katherine Tegen Books - May 21st, 2019
Fans of Jason Reynolds and Sharon M. Draper will love this oh-so-honest middle grade novel from writer and educator Maurice Broaddus.$16.99ISBN: 9781328577573Availability: Usually arrives at our store in 2-8 business days.Published: HMH Books for Young Readers - September 17th, 2019
A New York Times best-selling series! Harlem’s favorite family returns in the third installment in the Vanderbeerkers series, wherein the Vanderbeeker kids find themselves racing to save their mother’s baking business from city closure.$5.99ISBN: 9781338305814Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Scholastic Paperbacks - June 25th, 2019
SOON TO BE A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE!"I wish I'd had these books as a kid. Hilarious!" -- Dav Pilkey, creator of Captain Underpants and Dog ManThey may look like Bad Guys, but these wannabe heroes are doing good deeds...whether you like it or not! This New York Times bestselling illustrated series is perfect for fans of Dog Man and Captain Underpants.When Mr.$12.99ISBN: 9781250317469Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: First Second - August 27th, 2019
A National and New York Times Bestseller!
The creators of Real Friends Shannon Hale and LeUyen Pham are back with a true story about popularity, first crushes, and finding your own path in the graphic novel, Best Friends.
Follow your heart. Find your people.$8.99ISBN: 9780316451260Availability: Usually arrives at our store in 2-8 business days.Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - August 27th, 2019In the fifth book in the CatStronauts graphic novel series, Pom Pom pushes her experiments to the limit on the International Space Station, while the cats at Mission Control take a much needed break. What could possibly go wrong?Not currently availableISBN: 9781467795715Availability: BackorderedPublished: Graphic Universe (Tm) - January 1st, 2016
A lot is changing for Cici. Her parents are separating, her wacky abuela is moving in, and on her tenth birthday, she wakes up with fairy wings Cici's new magical powers let her see people as they truly are. But what she learns about her friends and family isn't always easy to accept. She has only one day to decide whether to keep her wings.$12.99ISBN: 9781328575494Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Etch/HMH Books for Young Readers - September 24th, 2019
Kwame Alexander’s New York Times bestseller and Newbery Medal–winning The Crossover is vividly brought to life as a graphic novel with stunning illustrations by star talent Dawud Anyabwile.$9.99ISBN: 9781401282561Availability: Usually arrives at our store in 2-8 business days.Published: DC Zoom - June 4th, 2019
There's a new student at Super Hero High in DC Super Hero Girls: Spaced Out, and she's about to take some of her new friends on an out-of-this-world mission!
Earth's new Green Lantern, Jessica Cruz, learns that she must report to Oa and introduce herself to the Green Lantern Corps--as if learning new powers and being the new girl at Super Hero High weren't enough!$9.99ISBN: 9781401284138Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: DC Zoom - August 6th, 2019
Hello! Justice League here. Ask us anything!
Does Superman ever make mistakes? Does Wonder Woman have to listen to her parents? Does Aquaman smell like fish? The greatest heroes in the DC Comics Universe, the Justice League, answer mail from their biggest fans--kids!$10.99ISBN: 9781338120912Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Graphix - February 4th, 2020
A thrilling graphic novel adaptation of Lauren Tarshis's bestselling I Survived the Sinking of the Titanic, 1912, with text adapted by Georgia Ball and art by Haus Studio
George Calder must be the luckiest kid alive - he and his little sister, Phoebe, are sailing with their aunt on the Titanic, the greatest ship ever built!$13.99ISBN: 9780593117187Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Viking Books for Young Readers - April 7th, 2020
The New York Times bestselling Last Kids on Earth series presents June Del Toro in her very own adventure!$14.99ISBN: 9781608867370Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: BOOM! Box - October 13th, 2015
What a mystery!
Jo, April, Mal, Molly, and Ripley are not your average campers, and Miss Qiunzella Thiskwin Penniquiqul Thistle Crumpet's Camp for Hardcore Lady-Types is not your average summer camp. Between the river monsters, magic, and the art of friendship bracelets, this summer is only just beginning.$16.99ISBN: 9780810984233Availability: Usually arrives at our store in 2-8 business days.Published: Amulet Books - March 1st, 2010
Follow the tabs to create your own story in this groundbreaking, bestselling graphic novel, now with a revised 10th anniversary cover!
Celebrate 10 years of this completely original graphic novel take on a “choose your own adventure.” A boy stumbles upon the lab of a mad scientist who asks him to choose between testing a mind-reading device, a time machine, an$14.99ISBN: 9781250191731Availability: Usually arrives at our store in 2-8 business days.Published: First Second - September 3rd, 2019
It's the middle-grade team-up of the century as the heroes of New York Times bestselling author Ben Hatke join forces to save the world in Mighty Jack and Zita the Spacegirl.$9.99ISBN: 9781338047738Availability: Usually arrives at our store in 2-8 business days.Published: Graphix - February 26th, 2019
Another charming and funny adventure in the Mr. Wolf's Class series!Mr. Wolf's students are settling into their new classroom, and Randy, Aziza, and Margot realize they have some questions:1. What happened to Aziza's favorite Frisbee?2. Is the girls' bathroom really haunted?3. Where is Mr. Greens, the teacher who disappeared?$12.99ISBN: 9780062691194Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Quill Tree Books - February 5th, 2019
Winner of the Newbery Medal, Coretta Scott King Author Award, and Kirkus Prize for Young Readers’ Literature!$12.99ISBN: 9780062484963Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Balzer + Bray - May 1st, 2018
Award-winning comics creator and author of the bestselling Invisible Emmie Terri Libenson returns with a companion graphic novel that captures the drama, angst, and humor of middle-school life. Perfect for fans of Raina Telgemeier, Jennifer Holm, and Victoria Jamieson.
Middle school is all about labels.$12.99ISBN: 9781423150695Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Disney-Hyperion - October 2nd, 2012
#1 NEW YORK TIMES BEST SELLING AUTHOR
Book one of the New York Times best-selling Kane Chronicles series is transformed into an exhilarating graphic novel.$12.99ISBN: 9781250183880Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: First Second - September 10th, 2019
Stargazing is a heartwarming middle-grade graphic novel in the spirit of Real Friends and El Deafo, from New York Times bestselling author-illustrator Jen Wang.$8.99ISBN: 9781541526457Availability: Usually arrives at our store in 2-8 business days.Published: Graphic Universe (Tm) - August 1st, 2018
Super Max has it all. He's a superhero with a flashy uniform and a great head of hair. Sure, sometimes the evil Dr. Malevolent pops up to cause trouble. But Super Max has defeated the villain over and over again.$9.99ISBN: 9781401286392Availability: Usually arrives at our store in 2-8 business days.Published: DC Zoom - April 2nd, 2019
Jon Kent and Ian Wayne are opposites in every way except one--they are the sons of the World's Greatest Heroes, Superman and Batman! To uncover a global conspiracy, this unlikely duo will need to learn to trust each other and work together to save the Earth. But who is the mysterious Candace, and what secrets does she hold that could be the key to everything?$9.99ISBN: 9781449499389Availability: Usually arrives at our store in 2-8 business days.Published: Andrews McMeel Publishing - April 23rd, 2019
The NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING series Phoebe and Her Unicorn is back with all-new sparkling tales of best friendship. Whether they're visiting Camp Shimmerhorn or fitting unicorn hooves for bowling shoes, Phoebe and Marigold find magic in every moment.
A unicorn in bowling shoes is quite a STRIKE-ing sight.$8.99ISBN: 9780525515074Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Puffin Books - June 30th, 2020
New York Times bestselling author Katherine Arden returns with another creepy, spine-tingling adventure in this follow-up to the critically acclaimed Small Spaces. Now in paperback.Not currently availableISBN: 9780316505338Availability: Special Order, Subject to AvailabilityPublished: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - May 12th, 2020Jada Sly, a hilarious and spunky artist and spy, explores New York City on a mission to find her mom in this "fast paced, fun" illustrated novel from an acclaimed author (School Library Connection).$12.99ISBN: 9781338143713Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Orchard Books - September 17th, 2019
Mac B. is on a madcap adventure in this New York Times bestseling series! This time a stolen raven threatens to topple the Queen... and it's up to Mac to smackdown his KGB rival once and for all!Ravens have been stolen from the Tower of London! Mac B.'s top-secret mission? Travel to Iceland and retrieve the ravens...$7.99ISBN: 9781481490214Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Aladdin - June 5th, 2018
A girl discovers her boarding school is actually an elite spy-training program, and she must learn the skills of the trade in order to find her mother in this action-packed middle grade debut that’s perfect for fans of Stu Gibbs.
After a botched escape plan from her boarding school, Abigail is stunned to discover the school is actually a cover for an elite spy ring called The Center,$9.99ISBN: 9780316003957Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - April 1st, 2008
For fans of Lemony Snicket and Escape from Mr. Lemoncello's Library, this first book in the bestselling, award-winning Mysterious Benedict Society Series is not to be missed!$9.99ISBN: 9781338206777Availability: Usually arrives at our store in 2-8 business days.Published: Scholastic Inc. - February 27th, 2018
Five of the most popular books in the Who Would Win? series together in one book!Which dangerous animals would win in a fight? Find out in this awesome bind-up of five books in the popular Who Would Win? series! The collection features a range of mammals, sea creatures, reptiles, and dinosaurs to satisfy all kinds of animal fans, including Wolverine vs.$19.99ISBN: 9781426328374Availability: Usually arrives at our store in 2-8 business days.Published: National Geographic Kids - August 8th, 2017$21.99ISBN: 9781681195148Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Bloomsbury Children's Books - March 26th, 2019
Codes can carry big secrets! Throughout history, lots of good guys and lots of bad guys have used codes to keep their messages under wraps. This fun and flippable nonfiction features stories of hidden treasures, war-time maneuverings, and contemporary hacking as well as explaining the mechanics behind the codes in accessible and kid friendly forms.$29.99ISBN: 9781465482440Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: DK Children - October 15th, 2019
Welcome to the Explanatorium - the only science encyclopedia for children you'll ever need, with amazing photography that shows and explains how chemistry, physics, and biology work.$29.99ISBN: 9781465463630Availability: Usually arrives at our store in 2-8 business days.Published: DK Children - October 3rd, 2017
Get closer to nature than you’ve ever been before with this jaw-dropping guide to our wonderful world.$19.99ISBN: 9781101966440Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Del Rey - October 8th, 2019
Discover the hidden corners of the many weird and wonderful locations in Minecraft with this beautifully illustrated, full-color guide--written in official partnership with the experts at game-creator Mojang.$19.99ISBN: 9781512449167Availability: Usually arrives at our store in 2-8 business days.Published: Carolrhoda Books (R) - September 3rd, 2019
Could Dr. Frankenstein's machine ever animate a body? Why should vampires drink from veins and not arteries? What body parts are best for zombies to eat? (It's not brains.) This fascinating encyclopedia of monsters delves into the history and science behind eight legendary creatures, from Bigfoot and the kraken to zombies and more.$18.99ISBN: 9781499804119Availability: Usually arrives at our store in 2-8 business days.Published: little bee books - January 8th, 2019
Explore the roots of rap in this stunning, rhyming, triple-timing picture book!
A generation voicing
stories, hopes, and fears
founds a hip-hop nation.
Say holler if you hear.
The roots of rap and the history of hip-hop have origins that precede DJ Kool Herc and Grandmaster Flash.Not currently availableISBN: 9781426333583Availability: BackorderedPublished: National Geographic Kids - January 8th, 2019$18.99ISBN: 9781465435552Availability: Usually arrives at our store in 2-8 business days.Published: DK Children - August 16th, 2016
A picture atlas that takes young readers on a visual journey around the world, from Spain and Portugal to China and Mongolia.
Continents and countries are brought to life through stunning photography and eye-catching illustrations. Uncover incredible geographical features, wildlife, culture, history, and landmarks in unprecedented detail.$24.99ISBN: 9781465446008Availability: Usually arrives at our store in 2-8 business days.Published: DK Children - April 19th, 2016
Come face to face with the most incredible insects on Earth, where you’ll experience the microscopic world of bugs in mind-blowing depth and detail.Not currently availableISBN: 9780358272595Availability: Special Order, Subject to AvailabilityPublished: HMH Books for Young Readers - June 23rd, 2020
Funny and fact-filled, Moles is another installment in the Superpower Field Guide series by author Rachel Poliquin, featuring full-color illustrations by Nicholas John Frith that will engage readers with witty narration and fun visual elements, inspiring readers to dig deep and see the world, both above and below ground, with new eyes.
Meet Rosalie, a common mo$19.99ISBN: 9781426330711Availability: Usually arrives at our store in 2-8 business days.Published: National Geographic Kids - May 15th, 2018$29.95ISBN: 9780714878621Availability: Usually arrives at our store in 2-8 business days.Published: Phaidon Press - May 22nd, 2019
Cook around the country with this geographical collection of authentic recipes from each of the USA's 50 states, plus three territories, and the nation's capital
Following the success of America: The Cookbook, author (and mother) Gabrielle Langholtz has curated 54 child-friendly recipes – one for each state, plus Washington D.C. and three U.S.$8.99ISBN: 9781426331046Availability: Usually arrives at our store in 2-8 business days.Published: National Geographic Kids - August 28th, 2018$18.99ISBN: 9780763680251Availability: Usually arrives at our store in 2-8 business days.Published: Candlewick - March 5th, 2019
Hang on tight for a raucous bounce through the solar system and back — propelled by funny, fanciful, factually sound poems and exuberant illustrations.
The universe poured into me.
My brain was overloaded.
It smoked and glowed red-hot.
it actually exploded.$19.95ISBN: 9781620143117Availability: Usually arrives at our store in 2-8 business days.Published: Lee & Low Books - October 22nd, 2019
An outstanding celebration of diversity and family: fourteen poets and sixteen illustrators of diverse backgrounds share memorable childhood experiences and reflect upon their different heritages, traditions, and beliefs.
I Remember: Poems and Pictures of Heritage brings together the work of fourteen award-winning poets and sixteen illustrators of diverse backgrounds who share asp$17.99ISBN: 9781328780966Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Versify - April 2nd, 2019
Winner of the 2020 Caldecott Medal
A 2020 Newbery Honor Book
Winner of the 2020 Coretta Scott King Illustrator Award
The Newbery Award-winning author of THE CROSSOVER pens an ode to black American triumph and tribulation, with art from a two-time Caldecott Honoree.
Originally performed for ESPN's The Undefeated, this poem is a love letter to black life in t$16.99ISBN: 9781419728457Availability: Usually arrives at our store in 2-8 business days.Published: Abrams Books for Young Readers - March 27th, 2018
“Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.” —Leonardo da Vinci
Based on this simple statement by Leonardo, eighteen poets have written new poems inspired by some of the most popular works in the collection of The Metropolitan Museum.$8.99ISBN: 9781481468657Availability: Usually arrives at our store in 2-8 business days.Published: Aladdin - March 6th, 2018
An average kid with an above average talent for predicting baseball pitches tries to help his favorite player out of a slump in this New York Times bestselling novel from authors Tim Green and Derek Jeter.
Jalen DeLuca loves baseball. Unfortunately his dad can’t afford to keep him on the travel team.$7.99ISBN: 9781534421561Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - June 9th, 2020
A New York Times bestseller
From acclaimed author of the Home Team series Mike Lupica comes an inspiring novel about the heart and soul of baseball.
On or off the field, Ben and Matt couldn’t be more different. Ben Roberson is an all-or-nothing player: he’s big, he’s bold, and he’s brash.$17.99ISBN: 9781481443876Availability: Usually arrives at our store in 2-8 business days.Published: Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books - January 23rd, 2018
“A visually striking, enlightening picture-book biography.” —Booklist (starred review)
“An absolutely indispensable illustrated biography.” —School Library Journal (starred review)
“A well-sourced, stirringly told account of an artist.” —Publishers Weekly (starred review)
“For sporNot currently availableISBN: 9780316524742Availability: Special Order, Subject to AvailabilityPublished: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - October 8th, 2019
Packed with humor and thrilling sports action, this "wonderful story of friendship and the unique ability of kids to overcome a challenge" (#1 New York Times bestselling author Mitch Albom) "will get in your heart and won't get out" (#1 New York Times bestselling author Mike Lupica).Not currently availableISBN: 9781250155764Availability: BackorderedPublished: Roaring Brook Press - September 18th, 2018
From debut author Alyssa Hollingsworth comes a story about living with fear, being a friend, and finding a new place to call home.$12.99ISBN: 9781733329200Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Rebel Girls - February 25th, 2020
From the world of Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls comes the historical novel based on the life of Junko Tabei, the first female climber to summit Mount Everest.
Junko is bad at athletics. Really bad. Other students laugh because they think she is small and weak. Then her teacher takes the class on a trip to a mountain.$7.99ISBN: 9780316521895Availability: Usually arrives at our store in 2-8 business days.Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - March 3rd, 2020Nikki wants to be a basketball star . . . but between school stress, friend drama, and babysitting woes, will she be able to make it on her new team? Judy Blume meets Mike Lupica in this pitch-perfect, action-packed, and funny novel.
Not currently availableISBN: 9780147513120Availability: Special Order, Subject to AvailabilityPublished: Puffin Books - June 6th, 2017
Fans of Amelia’s Notebook and Judy Moody will love this friendship story bursting with doodles and pictures
$7.99ISBN: 9781933390031Availability: Usually arrives at our store in 2-8 business days.Published: Chooseco - May 1st, 2006
WHAT IF YOU COULD CHOOSE THE PLANET OF YOUR BIRTH? Born aboard a deep space cruiser on a dangerous research mission, you are asked to choose your home planet. Your parents are from different planets in different galaxies. Their planets are alike enough so that you will not be a freak on either one. But they are different enough so that YOUR choice will have a huge effect on your life.Not currently availableISBN: 9781419737060Availability: Special Order, Subject to AvailabilityPublished: Amulet Paperbacks - August 13th, 2019
A hilarious early chapter book series set in the Flytrap Files universe from New York Times bestselling author Tom Angleberger!
Meet Didi Dodo. She's a dodo and a spy. Or she will be, once she's hired!
Meet Koko Dodo. He's a dodo and a baker.$5.99ISBN: 9780142419885Availability: Usually arrives at our store in 2-8 business days.Published: Puffin Books - February 2nd, 2012
EllRay Jakes is tired of being bullied by fellow classmate Jared Matthews. But when EllRay tries to defend himself, he winds up in trouble. Then his dad offers him a deal: If he stays out of trouble for one week, they'll go to Disneyland! EllRay says he can do it. But saying it and doing it are two very different things.$13.99ISBN: 9781419703966Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Amulet Books - August 1st, 2012
Meet America's first spy Nathan Hale in this installment of the New York Times bestselling graphic novel series!
“I regret that I have but one life to give for my country.” These are the famous last words of Nathan Hale, a spy for the American rebels in the Revolutionary War.
But who was this Nathan Hale?$13.99ISBN: 9780385386173Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Random House Books for Young Readers - September 1st, 2015
"An action-packed page turner with heart!"—Dav Pilkey, author of DOG MAN
Take off on an action packed adventure with HILO Book 1! Dog Manmeets Big Nate in this hilarious New York Times bestselling graphic novel series that kids love!$6.99ISBN: 9780142403525Availability: Usually arrives at our store in 2-8 business days.Published: Puffin Books - May 5th, 2005
The first book in the series about everyone's favorite classroom pet!$9.99ISBN: 9780316201568Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - July 2nd, 2013
The first book in Chris Colfer's #1 New York Times bestselling series The Land of Stories about two siblings who fall into a fairy-tale world!
Alex and Conner Bailey's world is about to change, in this fast-paced adventure that uniquely combines our modern day world with the enchanting realm of classic fairy tales.$8.99ISBN: 9781534429130Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - September 18th, 2018
“The Nate series by Tim Federle is a wonderful evocation of what it’s like to be a theater kid.Not currently availableISBN: 9781512456325Availability: Special Order, Subject to AvailabilityPublished: Lerner Classroom - August 1st, 2017
As a kid, Lonnie Johnson liked to invent things. He often faced prejudice as an African American growing up in the segregated southern United States, but he eventually became an engineer for the US Air Force and NASA. He was working on a different invention when he came up with the idea for a new type of water gun.$7.99ISBN: 9780062264350Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: HarperCollins - May 12th, 2020
Introducing everyone's new best friend: Stick Dog! Don't miss the very first book in this bestselling funny illustrated series.
He'll make you laugh...he'll make you cry...but above all, he'll make you hungry!
Follow Stick Dog as he goes on an epic quest for the perfect burger. With hilarious text and stick-figure drawings, reluctant readers eat this one up!$8.99ISBN: 9780545103671Availability: Usually arrives at our store in 2-8 business days.Published: Scholastic Paperbacks - April 15th, 2009
Geronimo's adventurous sister Thea takes center stage in this super special that's packed with mystery, adventure, and friendship!When Geronimo's sister, Thea, is invited to teach a journalism class at a college on Mouse Island, she has no idea that she's going to be called on to help solve a mystery.$8.99ISBN: 9781442407695Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Aladdin - July 10th, 2012
A riveting middlegrade dystopian novel from New York Times bestselling Wake author Lisa McMann that Kirkus Reviews calls “The Hunger Games meets Harry Potter.”
Every year in Quill, thirteen-year-olds are sorted into categories: the strong, intelligent Wanteds go to university, and the artistic Unwanteds are sent to their deaths.
Thirtee$5.99ISBN: 9780448478630Availability: Usually arrives at our store in 2-8 business days.Published: Penguin Workshop - August 15th, 2013
Born into a close knit family in Chicago, Michelle Robinson was a star student who graduated from Princeton and Harvard Law. Then in 1992, she married another promising young lawyer and the rest, as they say, is history.$5.99ISBN: 9780448447230Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Penguin Workshop - December 27th, 2007
The story of one of the most influential civil rights activist of our time.