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An Elephant & Piggie Biggie! Volume 4 (An Elephant and Piggie Book) Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781368071123
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Published: Hyperion Books for Children - September 21st, 2021

From award-winning, best-selling author and illustrator Mo Willems comes a bind-up of five Elephant & Piggie adventures that celebrate friendship.
This bind-up includes the titles: My Friend is Sad; I Love My New Toy!; Pigs Make Me Sneeze!; A Big Guy Took My Ball!; and My New Friend is So Fun!


Rabbit & Bear: A Bad King Is a Sad Thing Cover Image
By Julian Gough, Jim Field (Illustrator)
$9.99
ISBN: 9781645176022
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Published: Silver Dolphin Books - September 21st, 2021

Rabbit and Bear must do everything they can to keep Icebear from becoming king in this story about friends, enemies, and how to avoid being pooped on by an icebear.

Icebear has arrived in Rabbit and Bear's valley, and he wants to be king. He's big and scary, and the more kind and understanding the animals are, the meaner he becomes.


Barkus: The Most Fun: Book 3 Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781452173344
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Published: Chronicle Books - September 21st, 2021

Barkus is back in this third installment of the warm and funny early chapter book series from the Newbery Medal-winning author, Patricia MacLachlan.

The lovable dog Barkus and his lucky young owner romp through the pages of this colorful and heartwarming book that's just right for emerging readers and fans of series like Henry and Mudge and Juana and Lucas.


Flubby Will Not Go to Sleep Cover Image
By J. E. Morris, J. E. Morris (Illustrator)
$4.99
ISBN: 9780593382837
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Published: Penguin Workshop - September 21st, 2021

Flubby, the cute but aloof cat, refuses to hit the hay in this gentle story perfect for bedtime!

Kami makes a new bed for Flubby, but the fussy feline won't settle into slumber. A squishy pillow, a warm blanket, and even a bedtime snack are not enough to do the trick! Flubby finally drifts off to dreamland with the help of a friend.


Flubby Will Not Take a Bath Cover Image
By J. E. Morris, J. E. Morris (Illustrator)
$4.99
ISBN: 9780593382868
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Published: Penguin Workshop - September 21st, 2021

Flubby, the cute but aloof cat, refuses to wash up in this silly story about bathtime!

It's time for Flubby to take a bath, but the fussy feline won't get in the water. Bubbles, shampoo, and even a toy cannot convince the cat to get clean. Kami is determined to get the job done, though--even if she has to get creative!


Narwhal on a Sunny Night (Magic Tree House (R) #33) Cover Image
By Mary Pope Osborne, AG Ford (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9780525648390
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - September 21st, 2021

The #1 bestselling Magic Tree House series is ready to whisk you away with Jack and Annie! This time, meet famous explorer Leif Erikson and help save a narwhal!


See the Dog: Three Stories About a Cat Cover Image
By David LaRochelle, Mike Wohnoutka (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9781536216295
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Published: Candlewick - September 14th, 2021

What happens when a cat tries to be a dog? With this second wry primer, the creators of See the Cat return to demonstrate that standing in for a friend can be trickier than expected.


Sona Sharma, Very Best Big Sister? Cover Image
By Chitra Soundar, Jen Khatun (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781536214826
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Published: Candlewick - September 14th, 2021

Can Sona be the best big sister ever when she’s not sure she even wants a baby sister or brother? Brimming with warmth and charm, this story set in India will resonate with new older siblings everywhere.


Pig and Pug (Step into Reading) Cover Image
$4.99
ISBN: 9780593432587
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - September 14th, 2021

Who doesn't love unlikely animals friendships! This adorable story is now in Step into Reading, the premier early reader line.


Jasmine Green Rescues: A Donkey Called Mistletoe Cover Image
By Helen Peters, Ellie Snowdon (Illustrator)
$6.99
ISBN: 9781536222463
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Published: Walker Books US - September 14th, 2021

What better time than the Christmas season for aspiring vet Jasmine to find a new home for her elderly neighbor’s gentle donkey?


Kick It, Mo! (Step into Reading) Cover Image
By David A. Adler, Sam Ricks (Illustrator)
$4.99
ISBN: 9780593432563
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - September 14th, 2021

Mo may not be the biggest, the strongest, or the fastest soccer player, but he won't let that stop him from playing! The Geisel Award Winning series from David Adler is now in Step into Reading!


Mindy Kim and the Big Pizza Challenge Cover Image
By Lyla Lee, Dung Ho (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9781534488977
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Published: Aladdin - September 14th, 2021

Fresh off the Boat meets Junie B. Jones in this adorable chapter book series following Mindy Kim, a young Asian American girl—in this sixth novel, Mindy enters a delicious pizza competition!

Mindy Kim loves food—from her beloved Korean staples to pizza!


Judy Moody: In a Monday Mood Cover Image
By Megan McDonald, Peter H. Reynolds (Illustrator)
$15.99
ISBN: 9781536213911
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Published: Candlewick - September 14th, 2021

For anyone who has ever had the Sunday night blues, Judy declares that every day can be a holiday if you just find something to celebrate. Happy National Eat Ice Cream for Breakfast Day, anyone?

Crumbs! Why can’t every day be Saturday?


Dear Beast: Someone Is Missing! Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780823448555
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Published: Holiday House - September 14th, 2021

Who says cats and dogs don't get along? A snobby cat and a good-natured dog team up--sort of--to solve the mystery of a missing classroom pet in this playful illustrated chapter book told in letters.


Cranky Chicken Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781534469884
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Published: Margaret K. McElderry Books - September 7th, 2021

Narwhal and Jelly meet The Bad Guys in this heartwarming, brightly illustrated, and downright hilarious chapter book about what happens when a very cranky chicken is befriended by a very cheerful worm.

Cranky Chicken is, well, cranky. With one cranky eyebrow, cranky eyes, and even cranky, scratchy feet.


Narwhal's School of Awesomeness (A Narwhal and Jelly Book #6) Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9780735262546
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Published: Tundra Books - September 7th, 2021

INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER
 
Narwhal and Jelly become the coolest teachers in the world wide waters in the hilarious sixth book of this blockbuster graphic novel series!


Popcorn Bob 2: The Popcorn Spy Cover Image
By Maranke Rinck, Martijn van der Linden (Illustrator), Nancy Forest-Flier (Translated by)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781646140954
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Published: Levine Querido - September 7th, 2021

Ellis is now best friends with a grumpy, talking popcorn kernel. Yes, REALLY!


Magic Tree House Survival Guide (Magic Tree House (R)) Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780593428795
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - September 7th, 2021

Now in paperback with an all-new chapter on how to survive a pandemic! Learn to survive anything--just like Jack and Annie! This kid-friendly guide is based on the #1 New York Times bestselling series.
 


Grumpy Monkey Ready, Set, Bananas! (Step into Reading) Cover Image
By Suzanne Lang, Max Lang (Illustrator)
$4.99
ISBN: 9780593428313
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Published: Random House Studio - September 7th, 2021

Funny monkey Jim Panzee, star of the #1 New York Times bestselling series, is reluctant to join the race in the jungle until banana after banana falls from above.
 


Dear Beast: The Pet Parade Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780823450688
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Published: Holiday House - September 7th, 2021

A snobby cat and a good-natured dog fight over the chance to dress up with their owner in this playful illustrated chapter book series told in letters.


Scaredy-Pug: A Branches Book (Diary of a Pug #5) Cover Image
By Kyla May, Kyla May (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9781338713442
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Published: Scholastic Inc. - September 7th, 2021

A fifth Branches early chapter book featuring everyone's favorite pug, Bub, and his human, Bella!

Pick a book. Grow a Reader!

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


Angelina Ballerina and the Art Fair: Ready-to-Read Level 1 Cover Image
By Katharine Holabird, Helen Craig (Illustrator)
$4.99
ISBN: 9781534495104
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Published: Simon Spotlight - August 31st, 2021

Angelina Ballerina participates in a Chipping Cheddar art fair in this original Level 1 Ready-to-Read!

Angelina and her cousin Henry are so excited to participate in Chipping Cheddar’s annual art fair! But when Henry’s painting comes out less than picture perfect, can Angelina help him fix it?

©2021 Helen Craig Ltd. and Katharine Holabird.


A Snoopy Tale: Ready-to-Read Level 2 (Peanuts) Cover Image
$4.99
ISBN: 9781534485532
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Published: Simon Spotlight - August 24th, 2021

Snoopy and Charlie Brown take a trip down memory lane in this Level 2 Ready-to-Read based on the new Apple TV series, The Snoopy Show!

Snoopy writes a book about his younger days, but Charlie Brown has a few corrections! Discover their story in this fun beginning reader starring everyone’s favorite beagle and boy pair!

© 2021 Peanuts Worldwide LLC


When Snoopy Met Woodstock: Ready-to-Read Level 2 (Peanuts) Cover Image
$4.99
ISBN: 9781534485563
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Published: Simon Spotlight - August 24th, 2021

It’s the beginning of a beautiful friendship in this Level 2 Ready-to-Read based on the new Apple TV series, The Snoopy Show!

Learn how Snoopy and Woodstock met and became best friends in this Level 2 Ready-to-Read guaranteed to make readers smile!

© 2021 Peanuts Worldwide LLC


¡Me han invitado a una fiesta! (Spanish Edition) (An Elephant and Piggie Book) Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781368071628
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Published: Hyperion Books for Children - August 17th, 2021

Geraldo es cuidadoso. Cerdita no lo es.
Cerdita no puede evitar sonreír. Geraldo sí puede.
Geraldo se preocupa para que Cerdita no tenga que hacerlo.


Geraldo y Cerdita son mejores amigos.


¿Quién es el Misterioso Lector? (Unlimited Squirrels) Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781368071642
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Published: Hyperion Books for Children - August 17th, 2021

Ardillas Ilimitadas son amigas peludas!
Ardillas Ilimitadas tienen finales mullidos!
Si puedes leer Elefante y Cerdita, aquí tienes nuestra recomendación:
¡Prueba ARDILLAS ILIMITADAS!


Pizza and Taco: Super-Awesome Comic! Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780593376034
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - August 10th, 2021

Besties Pizza and Taco are BACK in Book 3, putting their drawing skills--and wild imaginations--to good use writing a comic book together!


Dino-Zombies! Cover Image
$4.99
ISBN: 9780593224755
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Published: Penguin Workshop - August 10th, 2021

Celebrate Halloween with the dino-zombies as they stomp and chomp through the streets on their quest for candy

In this rhyming 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


J.D. and the Family Business (J.D. the Kid Barber #2) Cover Image
By J. Dillard, Akeem S. Roberts (Illustrator)
$6.99
ISBN: 9780593111574
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Published: Kokila - August 3rd, 2021

Eight-year-old kid barber J.D. joins forces with his sister, who has beauty shop dreams, in this hilarious illustrated chapter book series.


Sydney and Taylor Explore the Whole Wide World Cover Image
$6.99
ISBN: 9780358531661
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Published: Clarion Books - August 3rd, 2021

Best-selling author Jacqueline Davies tells the story of two unlikely friends: Sydney and Taylor, a skunk and a hedgehog who strike out to discover the great unknown, despite how afraid they are of it.


Otter: Best Cake Ever (My First I Can Read) Cover Image
By Sam Garton, Sam Garton (Illustrator)
$4.99
ISBN: 9780062991201
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Published: Balzer + Bray - August 3rd, 2021

On her next adventure, Otter—the irrepressible character sure to be adored by fans of Llama Llama—bakes a delicious cake for Teddy's birthday. 

Young readers will delight in watching Otter messily go about the cake making process!


Wave of the Sea Dragon: A Branches Book (Dragon Masters #19) Cover Image
By Tracey West, Matt Loveridge (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9781338635485
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Published: Scholastic Inc. - July 20th, 2021

Drake, Bo, and Opeli seek the help of a powerful Sea Dragon in the latest adventure in this action-packed, New York Times bestselling series!

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


Twinkle and the Fairy Flower Garden: Ready-to-Read Level 2 Cover Image
$4.99
ISBN: 9781534486263
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Published: Simon Spotlight - July 13th, 2021

The feisty fairy, Twinkle, tries to make her garden grow in this third Level 2 Ready-to-Read story about everyone’s favorite fairy from the acclaimed author of the beloved Angelina Ballerina series!

The fairies at The Fairy School of Magic and Music are planting a class garden. All the fairies love tending to their pretty flowers, except Twinkle.


Rocket Has a Sleepover (Step into Reading) Cover Image
$4.99
ISBN: 9780593181225
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - July 13th, 2021

Kids are learning to read with Rocket! Rocket, the beloved puppy from Tad Hills's New York Times bestselling picture books, returns in an easy-to-read book about a sleepless sleepover.


The Bad Guys in Cut to the Chase (The Bad Guys #13) Cover Image
$6.99
ISBN: 9781338329520
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Published: Scholastic Paperbacks - July 6th, 2021

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 Man

They may look like Bad Guys, but these wannabe heroes are doing good deeds... whether you like it or not in this New York Times bestselling illustrated series.

A MYSTERIOUS DOORWAY!


Friends Do Not Eat Friends: Ready-to-Read Graphics Level 1 (Thunder and Cluck) Cover Image
By Jill Esbaum, Miles Thompson (Illustrator)
$6.99
ISBN: 9781534486515
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Published: Simon Spotlight - June 29th, 2021

Two dinosaurs with larger-than-life personalities become unlikely friends in this silly and sweet Level 1 Ready-to-Read Graphics book, the first in a new series!

Thunder is big. Cluck is small. Thunder likes to ROAR!


All Ketchup, No Mustard!: Ready-to-Read Graphics Level 2 (Nugget and Dog) Cover Image
By Jason Tharp, Jason Tharp (Illustrator)
$6.99
ISBN: 9781534484627
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Published: Simon Spotlight - June 29th, 2021

Join a hot dog named Dog and a chicken nugget named Nugget in this Level 2 Ready-to-Read Graphics book about kindness, the first in a new series by Jason Tharp!

Nugget is a chicken nugget. Dog is a hot dog. They are friends, and they like ketchup. Their town of Gastropolis is a peaceful place...until a spicy mustard packet named Dijon Mustard tries to make everyone grumpy.


Grumpy Monkey Freshly Squeezed: A Graphic Novel Chapter Book Cover Image
By Suzanne Lang, Max Lang (Illustrator)
$9.99
ISBN: 9780593306017
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Published: Random House Studio - June 29th, 2021

This early graphic novel chapter book based on the #1 New York Times bestselling Grumpy Monkey is perfect for children who love the original picture books and are ready for the next step. Features hilarious dialogue, multiple panels per page, and a longer storyline to keep kids laughing all the way to the end!


Geraldine Pu and Her Lunch Box, Too!: Ready-to-Read Graphics Level 3 Cover Image
By Maggie P. Chang, Maggie P. Chang (Illustrator)
$6.99
ISBN: 9781534484689
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Published: Simon Spotlight - June 29th, 2021

Meet spunky, funny, and friendly Geraldine Pu as she takes on a bully and makes a new friend in this first book in a new Level 3 Ready-to-Read Graphics series!

Geraldine Pu’s favorite part of school is lunch. She loves her lunch box, which she calls Biandang. She can’t wait to see what her grandmother, Amah, has packed inside it each day.


Tiny Tales: Shell Quest (I Can Read Comics Level 3) Cover Image
By Steph Waldo, Steph Waldo (Illustrator)
$4.99
ISBN: 9780063067820
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Published: HarperAlley - June 22nd, 2021

Introducing I Can Read Comics, a brand-new early reader line that familiarizes children with the world of graphic novel storytelling and encourages visual literacy in emerging readers.


Fish and Sun (I Can Read Comics Level 1) Cover Image
By Sergio Ruzzier, Sergio Ruzzier (Illustrator)
$4.99
ISBN: 9780063076631
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Published: HarperAlley - June 22nd, 2021

Introducing I Can Read Comics, a brand-new early reader line that familiarizes children with the world of graphic novel storytelling and encourages visual literacy in emerging readers.


Franklin Endicott and the Third Key: Tales from Deckawoo Drive, Volume Six Cover Image
By Kate DiCamillo, Chris Van Dusen (Illustrator)
$15.99
ISBN: 9781536201819
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Published: Candlewick - June 8th, 2021

The latest tale from Deckawoo Drive—and New York Times best-selling creators Kate DiCamillo and Chris Van Dusen—is a balm for young worrywarts facing the unknown.


Big Cats (Step into Reading) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780593432464
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - June 1st, 2021

From tigers to cougars and leopards to lions, this leveled reader is a great introduction to big cats, now available in Step into Reading, the premier early reader line!


Coral Reefs in Danger (Step into Reading) Cover Image
By Samantha Brooke, Peter Bull (Illustrator)
$4.99
ISBN: 9780593432488
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - June 1st, 2021

Did you know that coral is actually a living creature? Read about this fragile ecosystem in this Step 3 reader, now in Step into Reading!


Slow, Slow Sloths (Step into Reading) Cover Image
$4.99
ISBN: 9780593432440
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - June 1st, 2021

This fact-and-photo-filled book features one of the cutest and most unique animals out there--the sloth! Now in Step into Reading, the premier leveled reader line.


Cupcake Fix: A Branches Book (Layla and the Bots #3) Cover Image
By Vicky Fang, Christine Nishiyama (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9781338582970
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Published: Scholastic Inc. - June 1st, 2021

Layla and the Bots are building a SWEET new invention!

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.


Twins vs. Triplets #1: Back-to-School Blitz (HarperChapters) Cover Image
By Jennifer Torres, Vanessa Flores (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9780063059443
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Published: HarperCollins - June 1st, 2021

David Suárez gets stuck in the middle of a prank war when the neighborhood twins and triplets compete to rule the school. This is the first book of this hilarious, highly illustrated early chapter book series.


Fox & Chick: The Sleepover: and Other Stories Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781452183381
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Published: Chronicle Books - May 25th, 2021

Fox and Chick are back in this newest book in the hilarious early reader series by Geisel Honoree Sergio Ruzzier.


Fitz and Cleo (A Fitz and Cleo Book #1) Cover Image
By Jonathan Stutzman, Heather Fox (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9781250239440
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - May 25th, 2021

The dynamo team behind Llama Destroys the World invites you to meet the stars of their first graphic novel—Fitz and Cleo! If you’re a fan of Narwhal and Jelly or Owly, get ready to fall head over heels for this brother-and-sister duo.

Fitz and Cleo are siblings by chance, but best friends by choice. Oh, and they also happen to be ghosts!


Ty's Travels: Beach Day! (My First I Can Read) Cover Image
By Kelly Starling Lyons, Nina Mata (Illustrator)
$4.99
ISBN: 9780062951137
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Published: HarperCollins - May 25th, 2021

A Geisel Honor-winning series! Author Kelly Starling Lyons selected as the 2021 Piedmont Laureate! 


Trouble with Tattle-Tails (The Fabled Stables Book #2) Cover Image
By Jonathan Auxier, Olga Demidova (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9781419742729
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Published: Amulet Books - May 18th, 2021

Book 2 in The Fabled Stables series from New York Times bestselling author Jonathan Auxier introduces a new one-of-a-kind creature: the Tattle-Tail!

Auggie and his magical companions are tending to the Fabled Stables when the building shakes and shudders to make room for a new arrival: the Tattle-Tail.


The Giant Ice Cream Mess: An Acorn Book (Fox Tails #3) Cover Image
By Tina Kügler, Tina Kügler (Illustrator)
$4.99
ISBN: 9781338561722
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Published: Scholastic Inc. - May 18th, 2021

Siblings Fritz and Franny have their sights set on the tastiest ice cream treat 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.


Look at Rollo! Cover Image
By Reed Duncan, Keith Frawley (Illustrator)
$4.99
ISBN: 9781524792534
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Published: Penguin Workshop - May 11th, 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!


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Jo Jo Makoons: The Used-to-Be Best Friend Cover Image
By Dawn Quigley, Tara Audibert (Illustrator)
$4.99
ISBN: 9780063015388
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Published: Heartdrum - May 11th, 2021

Hello/Boozhoo—meet Jo Jo Makoons! Full of pride, joy, and plenty of humor, this first book in an all-new chapter book series by Dawn Quigley celebrates a spunky young Ojibwe girl who loves who she is.


The Mosquito (Disgusting Critters) Cover Image
$5.99
ISBN: 9780735266476
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Published: Tundra Books - May 11th, 2021

Hilarious illustrated nonfiction about mosquitos perfect for beginning readers. Conversational text and silly illustrations will have you up all night reading about the most annoying bug on Earth!

Fast mosquito facts:
    Distinctive trait: Leaving annoying itchy bites


You're a Star, Lolo! Cover Image
$7.95
ISBN: 9781946395467
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Published: Catalyst Press - May 11th, 2021

Part of Niki Daly's Lolo series

Another winning addition--Lolo is indeed a star --Kirkus, starred review


Let's Go Swimming!: An Acorn Book (Hello, Hedgehog! #4) Cover Image
By Norm Feuti, Norm Feuti (Illustrator)
$4.99
ISBN: 9781338677119
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Published: Scholastic Inc. - May 4th, 2021

Harry and Hedgehog have a fun day at the pond in this adorable early reader perfect for fans of Frog and Toad!

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.


Pea, Bee, & Jay #3: Lift Off Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780062981226
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Published: HarperAlley - May 4th, 2021

Buckle up for Flight School with Pea, Bee, & Jay in this early graphic novel series by Brian “Smitty” Smith, perfect for fans of Narwhal & Jelly, emerging readers, and comic lovers alike!


Splat the Cat and the Obstacle Course (I Can Read Level 2) Cover Image
By Rob Scotton, Rob Scotton (Illustrator)
$4.99
ISBN: 9780062697158
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Published: HarperCollins - May 4th, 2021

Splat underestimates his little sister Flo’s ability to ace Plank’s obstacle course in this hilarious I Can Read story from the New York Times bestselling author Rob Scotton.


Popcorn Bob Cover Image
By Maranke Rinck, Martijn van der Linden (Illustrator), Nancy Forest-Flier (Translated by)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781646140404
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Published: Levine Querido - April 20th, 2021

Ellis loves popcorn. Who doesn't?


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

“Full of heart and depth.”—Kirkus Reviews (starred review)

“Henkes is a master of characterization. —The Horn Book (starred review)

“A first-rate choice for reading aloud.”—Booklist (starred review)


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 (J.D. the Kid Barber #1) 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: A Graphic Novel (Dog Man #10): From the Creator of Captain Underpants 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!

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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.