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Super Puzzletastic Mysteries: Short Stories for Young Sleuths from Mystery Writers of America Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062884213
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Published: HarperCollins - July 27th, 2021

Bestselling author Chris Grabenstein and the Mystery Writers of America bring together twenty peerless puzzles—from bestselling authors such as Peter Lerangis, Stuart Gibbs, Lauren Magaziner, Kate Milford, and, of course, Grabenstein himself—in an anthology of mystery short stories that invite readers to try to unravel the riddles themselves.


Weird Kid Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062970602
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Published: HarperCollins - July 27th, 2021

From the author of Cog and Voyage of the Dogs, Weird Kid is a hilarious and heartfelt homage to everyone who feels like they don’t belong. Perfect for fans of Gordon Korman and Stuart Gibb.


Linked Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781338629118
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Published: Scholastic Inc. - July 20th, 2021

An unforgettable novel from the New York Times bestselling Gordon Korman.

Link, Michael, and Dana live in a quiet town. But it's woken up very quickly when someone sneaks into school and vandalizes it with a swastika.

Nobody can believe it. How could such a symbol of hate end up in the middle of their school?


Better With Butter Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781338662191
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Published: Scholastic Press - July 20th, 2021

A girl with anxiety disorder finds an unlikely friend -- and emotional support animal -- in the form of an adorable fainting goat.

Twelve-year-old Marvel is afraid of absolutely everything -- amusement park rides, food poisoning, earthquakes, and that big island of plastic floating through the ocean.


Maya and the Robot Cover Image
By Eve L. Ewing, Christine Almeda (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9781984814630
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Published: Kokila - July 13th, 2021

From award-winning author Eve L. Ewing comes an illustrated middle grade novel about a forgotten homemade robot who comes to life just when aspiring fifth-grade scientist Maya needs a friend -- and a science fair project.


Marvel Monsters: Creatures Of The Marvel Universe Explored Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780744028621
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Published: DK Children - July 13th, 2021

All Super Heroes need a monster to fight, or a monstrous sidekick to help them. Some are even monsters themselves.
 
This comprehensive field guide to Marvel flora, fauna, and beasts great and small shows off claws, teeth, tails, and wings in sumptuous, never-seen-before detail.
 


Forever This Summer (Love Like Sky) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780759555204
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - July 6th, 2021

The second book from critically acclaimed author Leslie C. Youngblood, about family, identity, and learning to stand up for what's right.
Georgie has no idea what to expect when she, Mama, and Peaches are plopped down in the middle of small town USA--aka Bogalusa, Louisiana--where Mama grew up and Great Aunt Vie needs constant care.


The Missing (Titans #2) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781534417083
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Published: Aladdin - July 6th, 2021

Follow Astraea, Zephyr, and their friends as they travel to a dangerous jungle world in this second book in a brand-new series from bestselling Pegasus author Kate O’Hearn, who masterfully blends mystery and mythology together.

With the weakened Titan prisoners hidden on Earth, Astraea, Zephyr, and their team head to Nesso’s jungle world to seek help in the struggle again


Dead City Saga: Dead City; Blue Moon; Dark Days Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781665902458
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Published: Aladdin - July 6th, 2021

Discover the truth about who really lives above and below New York City with the entire Dead City trilogy—now available in one volume!

I hate zombies. I know that sounds prejudiced and I’m sure some are probably nice to kittens and love their parents. But it’s been my experience that these are the exceptions to the rule.

Meet Molly Bigelow.


Dragon Slayers (The Unwanteds Quests #6) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781534416086
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Published: Aladdin - July 6th, 2021

Ten years after Alex and Aaron Stowe brought peace to Quill and Artimé, their younger twin sisters journey beyond Artimé in the sixth novel in the New York Times bestselling sequel series to The Unwanteds, which Kirkus Reviews called “The Hunger Games meets Harry Potter.”

The Revinir is getting desperate.

Following her dramatic abduc


True Rescue: A Storm Too Soon: A Remarkable True Survival Story in 80-Foot Seas (True Rescue Series) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250137579
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. BYR Paperbacks - July 6th, 2021

When a sailboat disappears in the Gulf Stream during a disastrous storm, three weary sailors struggle to survive aboard a life raft in violent waves 80-feet tall in this illustrated chapter book adaptation (for readers 6-9) of A Storm Too Soon: : A Remarkable True Survival Story in 80-Foot Seas.


True Rescue: The Finest Hours: The True Story of a Heroic Sea Rescue (True Rescue Series) Cover Image
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. BYR Paperbacks - July 6th, 2021

Four young men in a tiny lifeboat brave a dreadful storm to save dozens of lives in this illustrated chapter book adaptation (for readers 6-9) of the New York Times bestseller The Finest Hours.


Josephine Against the Sea Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781338642087
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Published: Scholastic Inc. - July 6th, 2021

Meet Josephine, the most loveable mischief-maker in Barbados, in a magical, heartfelt adventure inspired by Caribbean mythology.

“A heart-wrenching adventure with big laughs and well-earned surprises.” –Kirkus Reviews, Starred Review

Eleven-year-old Josephine knows that no one is good enough for her daddy.


Secondhand Dogs Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062989185
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Published: Balzer + Bray - July 6th, 2021

A heartwarming—and heart-tugging—middle grade novel about love, loyalty, and what it means to be part of a family—from author Carolyn Crimi, with adorable illustrations by Melissa Manwill. Perfect for fans of A Dog’s Life and Because of Winn-Dixie.

Miss Lottie’s home was for second chances.


A Glasshouse of Stars Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781534488830
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - June 29th, 2021

Heart-twisting and hopeful, bursting with big feelings and gentle magic…destined to be read and loved for generations and held close in many hearts (including mine).”Jessica Townsend, New York Times bestselling author of the Nevermoor series
“Gorgeous.” —Booklist (starred review)​

A


His Dark Materials: The Golden Compass Illustrated Edition Cover Image
By Philip Pullman, Chris Wormell (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9780593377710
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Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - June 22nd, 2021

An over-sized, lavishly illustrated, full-color edition of Philip Pullman's beloved classic.

Philip Pullman's The Golden Compass has been changing the world for twenty-five years.

We are delighted to offer this new edition of the classic, with more than 100 full-color illustrations from acclaimed illustrator Chris Wormell.


Arrow Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781534465978
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Published: Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books - June 22nd, 2021

From the author of The Boy, the Boat, and the Beast comes a lush and timely tale about a boy who’s grown up as the only human in an enchanted rainforest and what happens when people from the outside world discover his home.

For the first twelve years of Arrow’s life, he has grown up as the only human in a lush, magical rainforest that’s closed off from the re


All scales, fins and feathers considered, there’s so much to explore when it comes to the endlessly exciting and dramatically diverse inhabitants of the wizarding world!


Much Ado About Baseball Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781499811018
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Published: Yellow Jacket - June 15th, 2021

"Much Ado About Baseball is the best children's book I've read in the past 10 years!" -Brad Thor, New York Times bestselling author of the Scot Harvath series

"A moving tale of baseball, magic, and former rivals who come together to solve a problem." -Kirkus Reviews, STARRED REVIEW

In this companion novel to Midsumm


The Stars of Whistling Ridge Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780063006416
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Published: Quill Tree Books - June 15th, 2021

This enchanting story about magic, family, and the meaning of home from the award-winning author of Where the Watermelons Grow is perfect for fans of Corey Ann Haydu and Natalie Lloyd.


Both Can Be True Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780063053892
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Published: Quill Tree Books - June 8th, 2021

Debut author Jules Machias explores identity, gender fluidity, and the power of friendship and acceptance in this dual-narrative story about two kids who join forces to save a dog . . . but wind up saving each other.


Rez Dogs Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780593326213
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Published: Dial Books - June 8th, 2021

****Four starred reviews ****

From the U.S.'s foremost Indigenous children's author comes a middle grade verse novel set during the COVID-19 pandemic, about a Wabanaki girl's quarantine on her grandparents' reservation and the local dog that becomes her best friend


What Comes Next Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780525648024
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Published: Delacorte Press - June 8th, 2021

From the beloved author of the MR. TERUPT and PERFECT SCORE series comes this stand-alone middle-grade novel about a girl who is dealing with the tragic loss of her best friend, and the dog that helps her forge new friendships and find happiness once again.


Tomoko Takes the Lead (The Derby Daredevils Book #3) Cover Image
By Kit Rosewater, Sophie Escabasse (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9781419751721
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Published: Amulet Books - June 1st, 2021

Book 3 in this highly illustrated middle-grade series stars shy Tomoko and finds the team at roller derby summer camp in nearby Dallas

School’s out, and the Derby Daredevils are excited to spend all summer tearing up the track. But, the coaches have something special planned: the Austin league is heading to Dallas for a week of roller derby sleepaway camp!


Mac Saves the World (Mac B., Kid Spy #6) Cover Image
By Mac Barnett, Mac Barnett, Mike Lowery (Illustrator), Mike Lowery (Illustrator)
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Published: Orchard Books - June 1st, 2021

Mac B. is on another secret mission in this totally true kid spy adventure from New York Times bestselling author, Mac Barnett!

The Queen of England calls on her trusty spy, Mac B., once again. This time, Mac must navigate secret tunnels beneath the Berlin Wall in order to retrieve cheat codes from a Soviet scientist.


The Hidden Knife Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780525518525
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Published: Nancy Paulsen Books - June 1st, 2021

“Unique and gripping.”—Tamora Pierce
 


Force of Fire Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781338636642
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Published: Scholastic Press - June 1st, 2021

From New York Times bestselling author Sayantani DasGupta comes the story of a demon who must embrace her bad to serve the greater good.

Pinki hails from a long line of rakkhosh resisters, demons who have spent years building interspecies relationships, working together to achieve their goal of overthrowing the snakey oppressors and taking back their rights.


One Small Hop Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781338565614
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Published: Scholastic Press - June 1st, 2021

Perfect for fans of Carl Hiaasen's classic Hoot, this humorous adventure story set in a not-so-distant future celebrates the important differences we can make with small, brave acts.

When Ahab and his friends find a bullfrog in their town -- a real, live bullfrog, possibly the last bullfrog in North America -- they have several options:A.


Sisters of the Neversea Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062869975
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Published: Heartdrum - June 1st, 2021

In this beautifully reimagined story by NSK Neustadt Laureate and New York Times bestselling author Cynthia Leitich Smith (Muscogee Creek), Native American Lily and English Wendy embark on a high-flying journey of magic, adventure, and courage to a fairy-tale island known as Neverland&


Da Vinci's Cat Cover Image
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Published: Greenwillow Books - May 25th, 2021

Two unlikely friends—Federico, in sixteenth-century Rome, and Bee, in present-day New Jersey—are linked through an amiable cat, Leonardo Da Vinci’s mysterious wardrobe, and an eerily perfect sketch of Bee. Newbery Honor author Catherine Gilbert Murdock’s Da Vinci’s Cat is a thrilling, time-slip fantasy about rewriting history to save the present.


Hazel Bly and the Deep Blue Sea Cover Image
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - May 25th, 2021

For fans of Erin Entrada Kelly and Ali Benjamin comes a poignant yet hopeful novel about a girl navigating grief, trauma, and friendship, from Ashley Herring Blake, the award-winning author of Ivy Aberdeen's Letter to the World.

Hazel Bly used to live in the perfect house with the perfect family in sunny California.


How to Become a Planet Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781643750361
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Published: Algonquin Young Readers - May 25th, 2021

One of The Nerd Daily's “Anticipated Queer Book Releases You Can’t Miss in 2021”
One of Lambda Literary's “May’s Most Anticipated LGBTQ Literature”


“Gorgeous.” —BuzzFeed

The two most important things to know about Pluto Timoney:  (1) she’s always l


That Thing about Bollywood Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781534466739
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - May 18th, 2021

Bollywood takes over in this contemporary, magical middle grade novel about an Indian American girl whose world turns upside down when she involuntarily starts bursting into glamorous song-and-dance routines during everyday life.

You know how in Bollywood when people are in love, they sing and dance from the mountaintops?


Saint Ivy: Kind at All Costs Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781419741258
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Published: Amulet Books - May 18th, 2021

A thoughtful middle-grade novel about caring for others and for yourself––and what it truly means to be kind and vulnerable

Thirteen-year-old Ivy Campbell has always been a good kid: She supports her soccer-star brother, bakes with her nana, and puts her friends’ needs before her own.


Lily's Promise Cover Image
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Published: Quill Tree Books - May 18th, 2021

From National Book Award–winning author Kathryn Erskine comes a heartfelt, poignant novel that tackles grief, change, and the struggle to let your voice be heard. Perfect for fans of Lynda Mullaly Hunt, Erin Entrada Kelly, and Ali Benjamin.


The Kate In Between Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062912701
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Published: Quill Tree Books - May 18th, 2021

In this timely, call-to-action contemporary middle grade novel from Claire Swinarski, author of What Happens Next, a twelve-year-old girl must face herself, and the truth, after her participation in a bullying incident goes viral. 


Jude Banks, Superhero Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780593094075
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Published: Penguin Workshop - May 18th, 2021

New York Times best-selling author Ann Hood pens a poignant story of grief and resilience, perfect for readers of The Thing About Jellyfish.


Annie Lumsden, the Girl from the Sea Cover Image
By David Almond, Beatrice Alemagna (Illustrator)
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Published: Candlewick - May 18th, 2021

A solitary girl with a kinship for the sea makes a wondrous discovery in a tale of identity and belonging from master storyteller David Almond.


D-39: A Robodog's Journey Cover Image
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Published: Charlesbridge - May 18th, 2021

Klynt's days on her Papa's farm are all the same, even during wartime. Until the robodog, that is. A dystopic but heartwarming novel-in-verse perfect for fans of Pax by Sara Pennypacker.


The Chronicles of Chrestomanci, Vol. I Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780063067035
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Published: Greenwillow Books - May 18th, 2021

“Always perfectly magical.” —Neil Gaiman

A timeless classic with brand-new cover art! Diana Wynne Jones’s bestselling, magical, and funny Chrestomanci novels will enchant fans of Soman Chainani, Rick Riordan, and Chris Colfer.


The Chronicles of Chrestomanci, Vol. II Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780063067042
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Published: Greenwillow Books - May 18th, 2021

“Always perfectly magical.” —Neil Gaiman

A timeless classic with brand-new cover art! Diana Wynne Jones’s bestselling, magical, and funny Chrestomanci novels will enchant fans of Soman Chainani, Rick Riordan, and Chris Colfer.


The Chronicles of Chrestomanci, Vol. III Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780063067059
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Published: Greenwillow Books - May 18th, 2021

“Always perfectly magical.” —Neil Gaiman

A timeless classic with brand-new cover art! Diana Wynne Jones’s bestselling, magical, and funny Chrestomanci novels will enchant fans of Soman Chainani, Rick Riordan, and Chris Colfer.


Sunshine Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781536214116
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Published: Candlewick - May 18th, 2021

Set in the northern Minnesota wilderness, a timeless novel about a boy and his imaginary dog explores the legacy of guilt and blame—and what really constitutes a family.


Ophie’s Ghosts Cover Image
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Published: Balzer + Bray - May 18th, 2021

The New York Times bestselling author of Dread Nation makes her middle grade debut with a sweeping tale of the ghosts of our past that won’t stay buried, starring an unforgettable girl named Ophie.


Long Lost Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062691750
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Published: Greenwillow Books - May 18th, 2021

Once there were two sisters who did everything together. But only one of them disappeared.


The Shape of Thunder Cover Image
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Published: Balzer + Bray - May 11th, 2021

An extraordinary new novel from Jasmine Warga, Newbery Honor–winning author of Other Words for Home, about loss and healing—and how friendship can be magical.

Cora hasn’t spoken to her best friend, Quinn, in a year.


Unsettled Cover Image
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Published: HarperCollins - May 11th, 2021

For fans of Other Words for Home and Front Desk, this powerful, charming own voices immigration story follows a girl who moves from Karachi, Pakistan to Peachtree City, Georgia, and must find her footing in a new world. Reem Faruqi is the ALA Notable author of award-winning Lailah's Lunchbox.


Rule of Threes Cover Image
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Published: Chronicle Books - May 11th, 2021

Part family drama, part contemporary thriller, Rule of Threes is a middle grade story about what happens when "perfect" is out of your control.


Thanks a Lot, Universe Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781419751028
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Published: Harry N. Abrams - May 11th, 2021

Mission Multiverse Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781419748233
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Published: Amulet Books - May 11th, 2021

Middle school misfits are tasked with saving the multiverse in this sweeping space adventure perfect for fans of the Percy Jackson series
 
When five members of a middle school marching band are accidentally projected into an alternative universe during a field trip to the NASA headquarters, their fates land in the hands of the Multiverse Allied Council: a group of extrater


Paper Heart Cover Image
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - May 11th, 2021

In this companion to Tornado Brain, a moving tale of loss and healing comes full circle.


Healer of the Water Monster Cover Image
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Published: Heartdrum - May 11th, 2021

Brian Young’s powerful debut novel tells of a seemingly ordinary Navajo boy who must save the life of a Water Monster—and comes to realize he’s a hero at heart.


Last Gate of the Emperor Cover Image
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Published: Scholastic Press - May 4th, 2021

From Kwame Mbalia and Prince Joel David Makonnen comes an Afrofuturist adventure about a mythical Ethiopian empire. Sci-fi and fantasy combine in this epic journey to the stars.

Yared Heywat lives an isolated life in Addis Prime -- a hardscrabble city with rundown tech, lots of rules, and not much to do. His worrywart Uncle Moti and bionic lioness Besa are his only family...


Finding Junie Kim Cover Image
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Published: HarperCollins - May 4th, 2021

For fans of Inside Out and Back Again and Amina’s Voice comes a breathtaking own voices story of family, hope, and survival from Ellen Oh, cofounder of We Need Diverse Books.


The Last Fallen Star (A Gifted Clans Novel) Cover Image
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Published: Rick Riordan Presents - May 4th, 2021

Best-selling author Rick Riordan presents Graci Kim's thrilling debut about an adopted Korean-American girl who discovers her heritage and her magic on a perilous journey to save her witch clan family.


The Last Shadow Warrior Cover Image
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Published: Scholastic Press - May 4th, 2021

Percy Jackson meets Thor in a laugh-out-loud, action-packed adventure inspired by Norse mythology.

Twelve-year-old Abby Beckett is proud to come from a long line of elite Viking warriors known as the Aesir. She's spent her entire life training to hunt the horrific creatures known as Grendels-the ancient foe of the Aesir-just like her mother did before she died.


Maybe Maybe Marisol Rainey Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062970428
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Published: Greenwillow Books - May 4th, 2021

“Utterly endearing!” —Annie Barrows, New York Times-bestselling author of the Ivy + Bean books

"Hilarious and heart-melting.” —Sara Pennypacker, New York Times-bestselling author of Pax


Bea Is for Blended Cover Image
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Published: HarperCollins - May 4th, 2021

Girl power scores a goal in this uplifting story of teamwork, new beginnings, and coming together to fight for what’s right—perfect for fans of Lisa Graff and Lynda Mullaly Hunt.

Bea and her mom have always been a two-person team. But now her mom is marrying Wendell, and their team is growing by three boys, two dogs, and a cat.


Willa of Dark Hollow (Willa of the Wood #2) Cover Image
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Published: Disney-Hyperion - May 4th, 2021

This enchanting companion to Robert Beatty's instant #1 New York Times bestseller Willa of the Wood is perfect for any reader who cares deeply about the natural world.


Flight of the Puffin Cover Image
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Published: Nancy Paulsen Books - May 4th, 2021

One small act of kindness ripples out to connect four kids in this stirring novel by the author of the beloved The Benefits of Being an Octopus.


Ways to Grow Love (A Ryan Hart Story #2) Cover Image
By Renée Watson, Nina Mata (Illustrator)
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Published: Bloomsbury Children's Books - April 27th, 2021

Newbery Honor and Coretta Scott King Author Award winner Renée Watson continues her charming young middle grade series starring Ryan Hart, a girl who is pure spirit and sunshine.


River Magic Cover Image
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Published: Dial Books - April 27th, 2021

Magic moves in next door in this hilarious and heartfelt middle grade fantasy about a resourceful girl battling a temperamental thunder wizard.


Atlantis: The Accidental Invasion (Atlantis Book #1) Cover Image
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Published: Amulet Books - April 20th, 2021

Perfect for fans of Percy Jackson and Mr. Lemoncello’s Library, Atlantis: The Accidental Invasion launches an exciting, action-packed new series about the underwater lost city

Kaya, raised in the undersea, high-tech world of Atlantis, has always been fascinated by the legends about life above the water.


Too Bright to See Cover Image
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Published: Dial Books - April 20th, 2021

A haunting ghost story about navigating grief, growing up, and growing into a new gender identity


Sugar and Spite Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781338630923
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Published: Scholastic Press - April 20th, 2021

Can a bully be defeated by a magical love potion?

Jolina can't take Claudine's bullying any longer! The taunts and teasing are too much. Though Jolina knows she's still in training to use her grandfather's arbularyo magic, she sneaks into his potions lab to get her revenge. Jolina brews a batch of gayuma, a powerful love potion.

And it works.


It Doesn't Take a Genius Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781644420027
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Published: Six Foot Press - April 13th, 2021

A hilarious and moving coming-of-age tale that explores the intersection between self and community and the complexity of Black identity as a boy wonders: if he's not who he's always thought he was, who exactly can he be?

An exceptional novel with broad appeal. – Kirkus Reviews (Starred Review)


Chance to Fly Cover Image
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Published: Harry N. Abrams - April 13th, 2021

Cece Rios and the Desert of Souls Cover Image
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Published: HarperCollins - April 13th, 2021

When a powerful desert spirit kidnaps her sister, Cece Rios must learn forbidden magic to get her back, in this own voices middle grade fantasy perfect for fans of The Storm Runner and Aru Shah and the End of Time


Aru Shah and the City of Gold: A Pandava Novel Book 4 (Pandava Series #4) Cover Image
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Published: Rick Riordan Presents - April 6th, 2021

Best-selling author Rick Riordan Presents the penultimate book in the Pandava series by best-selling author Roshani Chokshi.

*"Chokshi spins a fantastical narrative that seamlessly intertwines Hindu cosmology and folklore, feminism, and witty dialogue for an uproarious novel for young readers."--Kirkus (starred review of Aru Shah and the End of Time)


Merci Suárez Can't Dance Cover Image
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Published: Candlewick - April 6th, 2021

A Kirkus Reviews Most Anticipated Book of 2021
In Meg Medina’s follow-up to her Newbery Medal–winning novel, Merci takes on seventh grade, with all its travails of friendship, family, love—and finding your rhythm.


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The Great Peach Experiment 1: When Life Gives You Lemons, Make Peach Pie Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781645950349
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Published: Pixel+Ink - April 6th, 2021

Mix together a used food truck, a road trip that doesn't exactly go as planned, and a lot of pie, and you have the recipe for this sweet middle grade series starter brimming with humor, heart, and a family you'll fall in love with.


The 130-Story Treehouse: Laser Eyes and Annoying Flies (The Treehouse Books #10) Cover Image
By Andy Griffiths, Terry Denton (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9781250236081
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Published: Feiwel & Friends - April 6th, 2021

New York Times-bestselling team Andy Griffiths and Terry Denton invite readers to come hang out with them in their 130-Story Treehouse—the tenth book in the illustrated chapter book series filled with Andy and Terry's signature slapstick humor!


Almost There and Almost Not Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781534478800
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Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - April 6th, 2021

From acclaimed author Linda Urban comes the funny, bittersweet story of a girl and her ghosts—and the welcoming home they find where they least expect it.

California Poppy has been dropped off, yet again, with an unsuspecting relative. This time it’s her eccentric Great-Aunt Monica, a woman she’s never even met.


Do You Know Me? Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781338656152
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Published: Scholastic Press - April 6th, 2021

In this sequel to Can You See Me?, Libby Scott and Rebecca Westcott return with another heartwarming and eye-opening story of friendship and middle school, inspired by Libby's own experiences of autism.

Everyone else in Tally's grade seems excited for their class trip... And she knows she is supposed to be too.


Buster Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781338541885
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Published: Scholastic Press - April 6th, 2021

Buster's a therapy dog who needs to take matters into his own paws to help a boy understand his own anxiety even if it means breaking a few rules.

Buster's in big trouble. He's been dragged to Dog Court for breaking one of the most sacred of all dog rules: Never, ever talk to a human, or let a human know how smart you really are.

But he swears he had a good reason!


The Case of the Burgled Bundle: A Mighty Muskrats Mystery: Book 3 Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781772601664
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Published: Second Story Press - April 6th, 2021

The National Assembly of Cree Peoples has gathered together in the Windy Lake First Nation, home to the Mighty Muskrats--cousins Chickadee, Atim, Otter, and Sam. But when the treaty bundle, the center of a four-day-long ceremony, is taken, the four mystery-solving cousins set out to catch those responsible and help protect Windy Lake's reputation


War and Millie McGonigle Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781984850102
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Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - April 6th, 2021

The Newbery Award-winning author of Catherine, Called Birdy and The Midwife's Apprentice tells a heartfelt and humorous story of WWII on the homefront.


Ghosts of Weirdwood: A William Shivering Tale (Thieves of Weirdwood #2) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250302908
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - April 6th, 2021

In this second action-packed and hilarious Weirdwood adventure by William Shivering and Newbery Honor winner Christian McKay Heidicker (Scary Stories for Young Foxes), two thieves and their ghost friend wage a battle against a shadowy magical organization intent on opening a Rift between the worlds of the living and the dead.


The Last Kids on Earth: Thrilling Tales from the Tree House Cover Image
By Max Brallier, Douglas Holgate (Illustrator), Jay Cooper (Illustrator), Anoosha Syed (Illustrator), Lorena Alvarez (Illustrator), Christopher Mitten (Illustrator), Xavier Bonet (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9780593350065
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - April 6th, 2021

The first ever graphic novel in the New York Times bestselling The Last Kids on Earth series--now with over 7 million copies in print! • A Netflix Original Series
 


Horse Girl Cover Image
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Published: Penguin Workshop - March 30th, 2021

Mean Girls meets Black Beauty in Horse Girl by celebrated author Carrie Seim--a funny and tender middle-grade novel about finding your forever herd.


Breathing Underwater Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780374313258
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) - March 30th, 2021

A Junior Library Guild Selection

“In Breathing Underwater, Sarah Allen has created characters so alive and compelling that readers will root for them every mile of this moving, heartfelt journey.” —Dan Gemeinhart, author of The Remarkable Journey of Coyote Sunrise


The Accidental Apprentice (Wilderlore #1) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781534477568
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Published: Margaret K. McElderry Books - March 30th, 2021

A boy who accidentally bonds with a magical Beast must set off on an adventure in the mysterious Woods in this “wholesome, delightful” (Kirkus Reviews, starred review), and cheeky middle grade fantasy debut—perfect for fans of Nevermoor and How to Train Your Dragon.

The last thing Barclay Thorne ever wanted was an adventure.

Thankfully,


The House That Wasn't There Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062937063
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Published: Walden Pond Press - March 30th, 2021

"In this luminous story full of mystery and magic, Elana K. Arnold weaves a shimmering tapestry about the lovely and surprising ways we’re connected to each other.


The Stolen Prince of Cloudburst Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781646140763
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Published: Levine Querido - March 23rd, 2021

Esther is a middle child, in her own mind a pale reflection of siblings who are bright, shining stars. Her mother doesn't show the slightest bit of interest, no matter what Esther does. Still, she's content to go back to school, do her best, hang out with her friends, and let others take care of things.


The Boy Who Lived with Dragons Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781499811780
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Published: Yellow Jacket - March 23rd, 2021

"Readers with high-maintenance pets (or, for that matter, brand-new siblings) will wince in sympathy even as they laugh at the gross bits".--Booklist

"This follow-up to The Boy Who Grew Dragons(2020) is an accessible jumping-in point for new readers, providing enough worldbuilding (and well-timed potty humor) to be inviting.Ogilvie's black-and-whit


Rowley Jefferson’s Awesome Friendly Spooky Stories Cover Image
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Published: Amulet Books - March 16th, 2021

An instant #1 New York Times bestseller! 

Scare yourself silly with Rowley Jefferson’s Awesome Friendly Spooky Stories by Jeff Kinney, the #1 international bestselling author of Diary of a Wimpy Kid!


Grab a flashlight, crawl under the covers, and dive into the twisted, unexpectedly hilarious world of Rowley Jefferson’s imagination.


Upstaged Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781419740817
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Published: Amulet Books - March 16th, 2021

A shy seventh grader learns to step into the spotlight in this heartwarming middle-grade novel by acclaimed author, Diana Harmon Asher
 
“As Upstaged shows so brilliantly, even the blaring of seventy-six trombones is not as glorious as the unfolding of a soul out into the world.” —Gary D.


The One Thing You'd Save Cover Image
By Linda Sue Park, Robert Sae-Heng (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9781328515131
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Published: Clarion Books - March 16th, 2021

If your house were on fire, what one thing would you save? Newbery Medalist Linda Sue Park explores different answers to this provocative question in linked poems that capture the diverse voices of a middle school class.


Bloom Cover Image
By Nicola Skinner, Flavia Sorrentino (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9780008398491
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Published: HarperCollins Children's Books - March 16th, 2021

A beautifully written, incredibly original and wickedly funny novel for readers of 10 and older - BLOOM is for everyone who has ever felt like they didn't fit in, and for anyone who has ever wanted a little more colour and wildness in their lives...

Sorrel Fallowfield is growing up - in a REALLY surprising way...


Darkwhispers (Brightstorm #2) Cover Image
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Published: Norton Young Readers - March 16th, 2021

In this spirited sequel, the Brightstorm twins venture to hidden lands in search of a missing explorer and the secrets he uncovered.


Soul Lanterns Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780593174340
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Published: Delacorte Press - March 16th, 2021

The haunting and poignant story of a how a young Japanese girl's understanding of the historic and tragic bombing of Hiroshima is transformed by a memorial lantern-floating ceremony.


Oddity Cover Image
By Eli Brown, Karin Rytter (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9781536208511
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Published: Walker Books US - March 15th, 2021

The daughter of a murdered physician vows to protect the magical Oddity he left behind in an alternate nineteenth century where a failed Louisiana Purchase has locked a young Unified States into conflict with France.


Scaredy Cat Cover Image
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Published: Jimmy Patterson - March 15th, 2021

Pasha & Poop, two adorable housecats take on Ebeneezer, the Grinch of all Cats. James Patterson’s funniest animal adventure since Katt vs. Dogg.

When shelter cats Pasha and Poop move in with their new human family, they find themselves up against a ghostly bully.


Golden Gate (City Spies #2) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781534414945
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Published: Aladdin - March 9th, 2021

In this second installment in the New York Times bestselling series from Edgar Award winner James Ponti, the young group of spies returns for another international adventure perfect for fans of Spy School and Mrs.


Amina's Song (Amina's Voice) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781534459885
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Published: Salaam Reads / Simon & Schuster Books for You - March 9th, 2021

“For inspiring empathy in young readers, you can’t get better than this book.” —R. J.


Amber and Clay Cover Image
By Laura Amy Schlitz, Julia Iredale (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9781536201222
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Published: Candlewick - March 9th, 2021

The Newbery Medal–winning author of Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! gives readers a virtuoso performance in verse in this profoundly original epic pitched just right for fans of poetry, history, mythology, and fantasy.


Treaty Words: For as Long as the Rivers Flow Cover Image
By Aimée Craft, Luke Swinson (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9781773214962
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Published: Annick Press - March 9th, 2021

The first treaty that was made was between the earth and the sky. It was an agreement to work together. We build all of our treaties on that original treaty.


Starfish Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781984814500
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Published: Nancy Paulsen Books - March 9th, 2021

Ellie is tired of being fat-shamed and does something about it in this poignant debut novel-in-verse.


Endling #3: The Only Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062335593
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Published: HarperCollins - March 2nd, 2021

The thrilling conclusion to the epic middle grade fantasy trilogy from Katherine Applegate, the New York Times bestselling and Newbery Award-winning author of The One and Only Ivan (now a major motion picture!), The One and Only Bob, Wishtree, and Crenshaw!