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Billy Miller Makes a Wish Cover Image
By Kevin Henkes, Kevin Henkes (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9780063042797
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Published: Greenwillow Books - April 6th, 2021

Billy Miller is back! The stand-alone companion to two-time Newbery Honor author Kevin Henkes’s award-winning, acclaimed, and bestselling The Year of Billy Miller, Billy Miller Makes a Wish is a laugh-out-loud funny and accessible story about summer, family, and wishes that (almost) come true.


Ivy and Bean Get to Work! (Book 12) (Ivy & Bean #12) Cover Image
By Annie Barrows, Sophie Blackall (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781797205106
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Published: Chronicle Books - April 6th, 2021

Ivy and Bean go searching for treasure in Book 12—the final story in the New York Times bestselling early chapter book series!


What Ollie Saw Cover Image
By Joukje Akveld, Sieb Posthuma (Illustrator), Bill Nagelkerke (Translated by)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781646140398
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Published: Levine Querido - April 6th, 2021

Ollie doesn't see things the same way everybody else does (and he certainly doesn't see things the same way his older sister does). Instead of cars in traffic, Ollie sees a circus parade. Instead of cows grazing in a field, Ollie sees deadly bison with sharp horns and hooves.


J.D. and the Great Barber Battle Cover Image
By J. Dillard, Akeem S. Roberts (Illustrator)
$6.99
ISBN: 9780593111543
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Published: Kokila - February 23rd, 2021

Eight-year-old J.D. turns a tragic home haircut into a thriving barber business in this hilarious new illustrated chapter book series


Dog Man: Mothering Heights: From the Creator of Captain Underpants (Dog Man #10) Cover Image
By Dav Pilkey, Dav Pilkey (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9781338680454
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Published: Graphix - March 23rd, 2021

Dog Man and Petey face their biggest challenges yet in the tenth Dog Man book from worldwide bestselling author and illustrator Dav Pilkey.

Dog Man is down on his luck, Petey confronts his not so purr-fect past, and Grampa is up to no good. The world is spinning out of control as new villains spill into town. Everything seems dark and full of despair. But hope is not lost.


Doggo and Pupper Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781250620972
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Published: Feiwel & Friends - March 23rd, 2021


Siblings Fritz and Franny have fun trying all the rides at the amusement park in this early reader from Geisel Honor winner Tina Kügler!

Pick a Book. Grow a Reader!

This series is part of Scholastic's early reader line, Acorn, aimed at children who are learning to read. With easy-to-read text, a short-story format, plenty of humor, and full-color artwork on every page, these books will boost reading confidence and fluency. Acorn books plant a love of reading and help readers grow!

Get ready to ride! Fox siblings Fritz and Franny -- and their faithful dog, Fred -- are spending the day at the amusement park. After sizing up the tallest, fastest, and loudest rides they can find, these foxes come together on the perfect coaster. Geisel Honor winner Tina Kügler's easy-to-read text and humor-filled, full-color artwork will have young readers everywhere laughing out loud!


Jasmine Green Rescues: A Lamb Called Lucky Cover Image
By Helen Peters, Ellie Snowdon (Illustrator)
$6.99
ISBN: 9781536216042
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Published: Walker Books US - March 9th, 2021

Nurturing an orphaned lamb pays an unexpected benefit when sheep rustlers come to town in this exciting episode in the Jasmine Green Rescues series.


Jasmine Green Rescues: A Goat Called Willow Cover Image
By Helen Peters, Ellie Snowdon (Illustrator)
$6.99
ISBN: 9781536216059
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Published: Walker Books US - March 9th, 2021

After Jasmine saves a baby goat from a dire fate, its athletic talents lead to comical mischief—and some difficult decisions.


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Too Small Tola Cover Image
By Atinuke, Onyinye Iwu (Illustrator)
$15.99
ISBN: 9781536211276
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Published: Candlewick - March 2nd, 2021

Three delightful tales from a renowned Nigerian storyteller introduce a chapter-book heroine who is every bit as mighty as she is small.


Fox at Night (My First I Can Read) Cover Image
By Corey R. Tabor, Corey R. Tabor (Illustrator)
$4.99
ISBN: 9780062977076
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Published: Balzer + Bray - March 2nd, 2021

In his next I Can Read adventure, Fox—the hilarious trickster character featured in Geisel Award-winning Fox the Tiger—overcomes his fear of monsters when he meets real nocturnal animals.


Camp Time in California (Magic Tree House (R) #35) Cover Image
By Mary Pope Osborne, AG Ford (Illustrator)
$13.99
ISBN: 9780593177464
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - March 2nd, 2021

The #1 bestselling Magic Tree House series is ready to whisk you away through time with Jack and Annie--this time to the Yosemite National Park!

The magic tree house whisks Jack and Annie to the Yosemite National Park in 1903. They are surprised to join John Muir and President Theodore Roosevelt on the most significant camping trip in conservation history!


Ducks Run Amok! Cover Image
By J. E. Morris, J. E. Morris (Illustrator)
$4.99
ISBN: 9780593222904
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Published: Penguin Workshop - March 2nd, 2021

Ducks take over one turtle's pond in this hilarious rhyming tale!

When a flock of ducks arrives at an unsuspecting turtle's pond, the turtle is mistaken for a green duck and can't seem to convince anyone otherwise. Can the turtle find a way to take back the pond and get some peace and quiet once more?


The Infamous Ratsos: Ratty Tattletale Cover Image
By Kara LaReau, Matt Myers (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781536207460
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Published: Candlewick - March 2nd, 2021

When Ralphie Ratso stands up to some kids who bullied his friend, they vow revenge. But will ratting them out make it worse?


Knight of the Cape (Definitely Dominguita #1) Cover Image
$5.99
ISBN: 9781534465022
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Published: Aladdin - March 2nd, 2021

Judy Moody meets Netflix’s One Day at a Time in this first book in a new chapter book series featuring a young Cuban American girl who tries to find adventure based on the classics she read with her beloved abuela—can Dominguita become a noble knight?

All Dominguita wants to do is read.


Captain Dom's Treasure (Definitely Dominguita #2) Cover Image
$5.99
ISBN: 9781534465053
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Published: Aladdin - March 2nd, 2021

In this second book of the charming and heartfelt chapter series that is Judy Moody meets Netflix’s One Day at a Time, will Dominguita find that X marks the spot?

When Dominguita finds an old map in the back of an even older book in her beloved library, she is excited to see a telltale X marking an unknown place.


Fair and Square: An Acorn Book (Unicorn and Yeti #5) Cover Image
$4.99
ISBN: 9781338627725
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Published: Scholastic Inc. - March 2nd, 2021

Magical friends Unicorn and Yeti learn what it means to play fair -- in fun and unexpected ways!

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This series is part of Scholastic's early reader line, Acorn, aimed at children who are learning to read.


Heat of the Lava Dragon: A Branches Book (Dragon Masters #18) Cover Image
By Tracey West, Graham Howells (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9781338635454
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Published: Scholastic Inc. - March 2nd, 2021

Drake and Ana must find a Lava Dragon in the latest adventure in this action-packed, bestselling series!

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This series is part of Scholastic's early chapter book line, Branches, aimed at newly independent readers.


Jack Gets Zapped! (A Jack Book #8) Cover Image
By Mac Barnett, Greg Pizzoli (Illustrator)
$9.99
ISBN: 9780593114018
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - February 2nd, 2021

From New York Times bestselling author Mac Barnett and Geisel Award-winning illustrator Greg Pizzoli, an uproarious early reader series about a mischievous rabbit, a cranky old lady, and a lovable dog.


Eva at the Beach: A Branches Book (Owl Diaries #14) Cover Image
By Rebecca Elliott, Rebecca Elliott (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9781338298796
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Published: Scholastic Inc. - February 2nd, 2021

It's summertime and Eva Wingdale is going to the beach!

Pick a book. Grow a Reader!

This series is part of Scholastic's early chapter book line, Branches, aimed at newly independent readers. With easy-to-read text, high-interest content, fast-paced plots, and illustrations on every page, these books will boost reading confidence and stamina.


Pug's Got Talent: A Branches Book (Diary of a Pug #4) Cover Image
By Kyla May, Kyla May (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9781338530124
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Published: Scholastic Inc. - February 2nd, 2021

Bub, everyone's favorite pug, and his human, Bella, are back in their fourth Branches chapter book!

Pick a book. Grow a Reader!

This series is part of Scholastic's early chapter book line, Branches, aimed at newly independent readers.


Rollo's Many Coats Cover Image
By Reed Duncan, Keith Frawley (Illustrator)
$4.99
ISBN: 9781524792503
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Published: Penguin Workshop - January 26th, 2021

For fans of Tiny, Biscuit, and Charlie the Ranch Dog comes an easy-to-read series about a rambunctious, mischievous, and totally lovable bulldog, Rollo! In this story designed to engage early readers, charming characters combine with simple text, lively illustrations, and laugh-out-loud humor to help boost kids' confidence and create lifelong readers!


Starla Jean Cover Image
By Elana K. Arnold, A. N. Kang (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781250305763
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Published: Roaring Brook Press - January 19th, 2021

Printz Honor winner and National Book Award Finalist Elana K. Arnold makes her chapter book debut with this charming story of a girl and her chicken, irresistibly illustrated by A. N. Kang.

Introducing Starla Jean!

She's full of moxie, clever as a fox, and obsessed with catching a chicken she finds at the park.


Uni Brings Spring (Uni the Unicorn) (Step into Reading) Cover Image
$5.99
ISBN: 9780593178065
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - January 5th, 2021

The Uni the Unicorn reader series has sold more than half a million copies sold, here's a new Uni the Unicorn for early readers! This Step 2 Step into Reading book is about Uni bringing back spring after a long, bleak winter. Everyone's favorite Unicorn is back for


The Doll in the Hall and Other Scary Stories: An Acorn Book (Mister Shivers #3) Cover Image
By Max Brallier, Letizia Rubegni (Illustrator)
$4.99
ISBN: 9781338615449
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Published: Scholastic Inc. - January 5th, 2021

Beginning readers will love these spooky stories from New York Times bestselling author Max Brallier!

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This series is part of Scholastic's early reader line, Acorn, aimed at children who are learning to read.


Libby Loves Science: Mix and Measure (I Can Read Level 3) Cover Image
$4.99
ISBN: 9780062946119
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Published: Greenwillow Books - January 5th, 2021

Libby loves science! In this STEM-themed Level 3 I Can Read! title, Libby and her friend Rosa learn about mixing and measuring to bake a delicious treat for a puppy party. A great choice for aspiring scientists, emerging readers, and fans of Andrea Beaty’s Ada Twist, Scientist. Includes activities, a glossary, and a cupcake recipe.


Biscuit and the Little Llamas (My First I Can Read) Cover Image
$4.99
ISBN: 9780062909978
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Published: HarperCollins - January 5th, 2021

It’s spring on the farm. Join the beloved and bestselling little yellow puppy, Biscuit, as he makes friends with the piglets, the lambs, the chicks, and even the little llamas!


Beak & Ally #1: Unlikely Friends Cover Image
By Norm Feuti, Norm Feuti (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9780063021570
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Published: HarperAlley - January 5th, 2021

A brand-new early reader graphic novel series about finding friendship in unexpected places! This fun and funny buddy comedy is perfect for fans of Narwhal & Jelly, emerging readers, and all kids who love comics.

Ally the alligator is perfectly happy being alone . . . until one day a noisy bird named Beak lands on her snout.


Camila the Baking Star Cover Image
By Alicia Salazar, Thais Damiao (Illustrator)
$5.95
ISBN: 9781515883180
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Published: Picture Window Books - January 1st, 2021

Camila and her papa enter a baking competition on TV. As they start their challenge, Camila is determined to take complete control of their challenge, strawberry-iced cake pops. But without teamwork, their dessert is a mess Is it too late to become baking stars?


Bad Kitty Joins the Team Cover Image
$6.99
ISBN: 9781250762702
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Published: Square Fish - December 29th, 2020

See Kitty as you've never seen her before: EXERCISING (reluctantly) in Bad Kitty Joins the Team, the latest installment of Nick Bruel's phenomenally successful New York Times bestselling series.