New Arrivals: Non-Fiction (for Various Ages)

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How to Be a (Young) Antiracist By Ibram X. Kendi, Nic Stone Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780593461600
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Published: Kokila - January 31st, 2023

The #1 New York Times bestseller that sparked international dialogue is now a book for young adults! Based on the adult bestseller by Ibram X. Kendi, and co-authored by bestselling author Nic Stone, How to be a (Young) Antiracist will serve as a guide for teens seeking a way forward in acknowledging, identifying, and dismantling racism and injustice.


Dungeons & Dragons: Behold! A Search and Find Adventure By Ulises Farinas (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Ulises Farinas (Illustrator)
$10.99
ISBN: 9780063137554
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Published: HarperCollins - January 31st, 2023

Embark on a search-and-find adventure within THE WORLD OF DUNGEONS & DRAGONS!

Dive into a dozen intricately illustrated Dungeons & Dragons worlds and realms, including the frozen winds of Icewind Dale, Waterdeep and the City of Splendors, Neverwinter, the Jewel of the North, and the legendary Baldur’s Gate!


One Last Shot: Based on a True Story of Wartime Heroism: The Story of Wartime Photographer Gerda Taro By Kip Wilson Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780063251687
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Published: Versify - January 17th, 2023

From critically acclaimed author Kip Wilson comes this gripping coming of age historical fiction novel in verse about Gerda Taro, a vibrant, headstrong photojournalist with a passion for capturing the truth amid political turmoil and the first woman photojournalist killed in combat.


Ice Cream Man: How Augustus Jackson Made a Sweet Treat Better By Glenda Armand, Kim Freeman, Keith Mallett (Illustrator) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593563229
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Published: Crown Books for Young Readers - January 17th, 2023

Discover the inspiring story of Augustus Jackson, an African American entrepreneur who is known as "the father of ice cream," in this beautifully illustrated picture-book biography.


Milloo's Mind: The Story of Maryam Faruqi, Trailblazer for Women's Education By Reem Faruqi, Hoda Hadadi (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Reem Faruqi, Hoda Hadadi (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780063056619
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Published: HarperCollins - January 17th, 2023

From the author of Lailah’s Lunchbox and Unsettled comes a powerful picture book biography about Maryam Faruqi, the founder of the Happy Home Schools, which provided education to thousands of girls across Pakistan at a time when girls weren't encouraged to go to school.


To Boldly Go: How Nichelle Nichols and Star Trek Helped Advance Civil Rights By Angela Dalton, Lauren Semmer (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Angela Dalton, Lauren Semmer (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780063073210
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Published: HarperCollins - January 17th, 2023

Perfect for fans of Hidden Figures and Mae Among the Stars! To Boldly Go tells the true story of Nichelle Nichols and how she used her platform on Star Trek to inspire and recruit a new generation of diverse astronauts and many others in the space and STEM fields.


I am John Lewis (Ordinary People Change the World) By Brad Meltzer, Christopher Eliopoulos (Illustrator) Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780593405949
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Published: Rocky Pond Books - January 17th, 2023

The late Civil Rights activist and Congressman John Lewis is the 29th hero in the New York Times bestselling picture book biography series for ages 5 to 9.


I Am Coyote By Geri Vistein Cover Image
$9.95
ISBN: 9780884489986
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Published: Tilbury House Publishers - January 10th, 2023

Coyote is three years old when she leaves her family in Algonquin Provincial Park in Ontario and embarks on a 500-mile odyssey eastward in search of a territory of her own and a mate to share it with.


Who Is Megan Rapinoe? (Who HQ Now) By Stefanie Loh, Who HQ, Andrew Thomson (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Stefanie Loh, Who HQ, Andrew Thomson (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9780593520802
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Published: Penguin Workshop - January 10th, 2023

Learn about the bold and courageous life of soccer champion and activist Megan Rapinoe in the new Who HQ Now format of #1 New York Times Best-Selling Who Was? series.


Lift Every Voice and Change: A Sound Book: A Celebration of Black Leaders and the Words that Inspire Generations (Original Series) By Charnaie Gordon, Aeron Cargill (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Charnaie Gordon, Aeron Cargill (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780760374597
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Published: becker&mayer! kids - January 10th, 2023

Powerful sound clips from twelve Black leaders amplified by bold illustrations and background facts illuminate pivotal moments of Black history in America.

With the touch of the button, hear impactful quotes spoken by inspiring Black Americans in primary source audio files.


The Green Piano: How Little Me Found Music By Roberta Flack, Tonya Bolden, Hayden Goodman (Illustrator) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593479872
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Published: Anne Schwartz Books - January 10th, 2023

This autobiographical picture book by the multiple Grammy Award-winning singer Roberta Flack recounts her childhood in a home surrounded by music and love: it all started with a beat-up piano that her father found in a junkyard, repaired, and painted green.


Justice Rising: 12 Amazing Black Women in the Civil Rights Movement By Katheryn Russell-Brown, Kim Holt (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Katheryn Russell-Brown, Kim Holt (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593403549
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - January 10th, 2023

A celebration of twelve Black women who were pivotal to the civil rights movement and the fight for justice and equal rights in America.

You've heard the names Rosa Parks and Coretta Scott King, but what about the many other women who were crucial to the civil rights movement?
 


Courage in Her Cleats: The Story of Soccer Star Abby Wambach By Kim Chaffee, Alexandra Badiu (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Kim Chaffee, Alexandra Badiu (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781645676294
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Published: Page Street Kids - January 10th, 2023

As a child, Abby Wambach was loud and clear about what she wanted and what she didn’t, and she didn’t want to be left out of any competition—especially soccer.


A Young People's History of the United States: Revised and Updated (For Young People Series) By Howard Zinn, Rebecca Stefoff (Adapted by), Ed Morales (Contributions by) Cover Image
By Howard Zinn, Rebecca Stefoff (Adapted by), Ed Morales (Contributions by)
$23.95
ISBN: 9781644212516
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Published: Triangle Square - January 3rd, 2023

A Young People's History of the United States brings to US history the viewpoints of workers, enslaved people, immigrants, women, Black people, Latino Americans, Asian Americans, American Indians, and others whose stories, and their impact, are rarely included in books for young people.


My Selma: True Stories of a Southern Childhood at the Height of the Civil Rights Movement By Willie Mae Brown Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780374390235
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) - January 3rd, 2023

Combining family stories of the everyday and the extraordinary as seen through the eyes of her twelve-year-old self, Willie Mae Brown gives readers an unforgettable portrayal of her coming of age in a town at the crossroads of history.


Deadly Hearts: History's Most Dangerous People By Michael Burgan, Karl James Mountford (Illustrator) Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9780593386675
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Published: Penguin Workshop - December 27th, 2022

A visually dynamic companion to the biographical collection Dark Hearts, this collection of biographies details the cruel and often horrifying lives of history's most notorious - and deadly - people.


The Big Puzzle Book of Area Mazes: 300 Mind-Bending Puzzles in Five Challenge Levels (Original Area Mazes) By Naoki Inaba, Ryoichi Murakami Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781615199242
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Published: The Experiment - December 27th, 2022

Stretch your brain up, down, and sideways with addictive area mazes!

Introducing a new puzzle obsession for sodoku lovers . . . amazing, absorbing area mazes.

First invented for gifted students, area mazes blend grade-school math with genius logic. Put down that calculator!


On the Corner of Chocolate Avenue: How Milton Hershey Brought Milk Chocolate to America By Tziporah Cohen, Steven Salerno (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Tziporah Cohen, Steven Salerno (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780358578758
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Published: Clarion Books - December 13th, 2022

The story of sweet success behind the Hershey's Kiss! The invention of America's quintessential milk chocolate bar is brought to vivid, delicious life in this STEAM picture book biography perfect for fans of Mr. Ferris and His Wheel and Snowflake Bentley. 


Busy Little Hands: Science Play!: Learning Activities for Preschoolers By Susan Edwards Richmond Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781635864656
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Published: Storey Publishing, LLC - December 20th, 2022

In this fourth book in the Busy Little Hands series, preschoolers get ready for a science adventure! Preschoolers wonder and explore with 20 hands-on experiments using everyday household objects and making daily activities such as snack time and play time into learning opportunities.


100 Plants to Feed the Birds: Turn Your Home Garden into a Healthy Bird Habitat By Laura Erickson Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781635864380
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Published: Storey Publishing, LLC - December 20th, 2022

The growing group of bird enthusiasts who enjoy feeding and watching their feathered friends  will learn how they can expand their activity and help address the pressing issue of habitat loss with 100 Plants to Feed the Birds. In-depth profiles offer planting and care guidance for 100 native plant species that provide food and shelter for birds throughout the year, from win


Eyewitness The Amazon (DK Eyewitness) By DK Cover Image
By DK
$9.99
ISBN: 9780744062540
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Published: DK Children - December 13th, 2022

Visit one of the most incredible natural environments in this picture-packed guide, to discover the Amazon’s plants and wildlife, and its people.

Become an eyewitness to the fascinating species that live in the depths of the Amazon rainforest, in this picture-led reference guide that will take you on a visual tour of the nine South American countries it extends across.


Eyewitness The Elements (DK Eyewitness) By DK Cover Image
By DK
$9.99
ISBN: 9780744079838
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Published: DK Children - December 20th, 2022

Packed with stunning photography, Eyewitness The Elements explores the building blocks of our universe.


Eyewitness Fish (DK Eyewitness) By DK Cover Image
By DK
$9.99
ISBN: 9780744062526
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Published: DK Children - December 20th, 2022

Dive into a watery world where many wonderful fish of all shapes and sizes swim, in rivers, lakes, and oceans.


The Earth Atlas By DK, Richard Bonson (Illustrator) Cover Image
By DK, Richard Bonson (Illustrator)
$20.00
ISBN: 9780744065053
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Published: DK Children - December 20th, 2022

Delve beneath the surface of Earth with this pictorial atlas and discover the secrets of our planet.


Backyard Bears: Conservation, Habitat Changes, and the Rise of Urban Wildlife (Scientists in the Field) By Amy Cherrix Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9780358743248
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Published: Clarion Books - December 13th, 2022

In this acclaimed addition to the beloved Scientists in the Field series, author Amy Cherrix follows scientists investigating black bears—and other animals around the globe—who are rapidly becoming our neighbors in urban and suburban areas, with full-color photography.?


Become an Antiracist Changemaker: The official companion journal of Me and White Supremacy Young Readers' Edition By Layla Saad Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781728268934
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Published: Sourcebooks Explore - December 6th, 2022

Are you ready to do your part to create a better world?

This official guided journal companion to Me and White Supremacy: Young Readers Edition includes everything kids need as they learn, grow, and embark on their antiracism journey, including:


It's Called Dyslexia (Live and Learn) By Jennifer Moore-Mallinos, Nuria Roca Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9781438089942
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Published: Sourcebooks Explore - December 6th, 2022

Have you ever wondered what it's like to be Dyslexic? Learn what it's like and about some of the tools that can help with overcoming Dyslexia. This sweet story is empowering and will inspire you to be the best you can be!

Perfect for anyone looking for:


I am Deaf (Live and Learn) By Jennifer Moore-Mallinos, Marta Fabrega (Illustrator) Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9781438089935
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Published: Sourcebooks Explore - December 6th, 2022

Have you ever wondered what it's like to be deaf? Learn what it's like and about some of the things that can be used to help with learning and communication. This sweet story is empowering and will inspire you to be the best you can be and to reach out to others to help bridge the gap between our differences!

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100 Things to See in the National Parks: Your Guide to the Most Popular Features of the US National Parks By Stefanie Payne Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781507219980
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Published: Adams Media - December 6th, 2022

Explore all the most interesting, important, and awe-inspiring sites in the US National Parks with this guide featuring 100 must-see historical sites, natural landmarks, and other points of interest.

The US National Parks are full of amazing things to see from the incredible landscapes at the Grand Canyon to historical monuments like the Gateway Arch.


Youniverse: The Quantum Kaleidoscope of You By Lizelle van der Merwe Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9780884489559
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Published: Tilbury House Publishers - December 6th, 2022

This nonfiction picture book, by a South African writer, explores how light weaves the universe together and how much we have in common with a quivering aspen leaf and the dust of a distant nebula.


The Bird Book By Steve Jenkins, Steve Jenkins (Illustrator), Robin Page Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780358325697
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Published: Clarion Books - December 6th, 2022

Caldecott Honor–winning team Steve Jenkins and Robin Page celebrate the astonishing diversity of bird species in this magnificently illustrated picture book.

They can dance, sing, and, of course, fly—what's not to love about birds?


Scholastic Year in Sports 2023 By James Buckley Jr. Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781338847512
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Published: Scholastic Inc. - December 6th, 2022

The ultimate book for young sports fans is back with the past year's top sports stories.

Look back on another year in sports with Scholastic, featuring exciting and all-new coverage for 2023.Get up close and personal with the top athletes in baseball, basketball, football, soccer, and more in this perfect book for sports fanatics and newbies alike.


Scholastic Book of World Records 2023 By Scholastic Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781338845129
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Published: Scholastic Inc. - December 6th, 2022

It's been another year of incredible facts, trends, current events, and more. Read about all the amazing world records you need to know from the past year in our world records annual, updated for 2023!

Find out amazing stats, like: - Which movie was the most success at the box office? - Whose album had the biggest hits? - Where can you find the world's oldest animal?


Opposites - Opuestos By Magda Gargulakova, Ekaterina Gaigalova (Illustrator) Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9788000065915
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Published: Albatros Media - December 6th, 2022

What is hard and what is soft? What is curved and what is straight? What is safe and what is dangerous?
Learn these and many other opposites in English and Spanish in the bilingual title Opposites-Opuestos.


Encyclopedia of Ordinary Living By Stepanka Sekaninova, Eva Chupikova (Illustrator), Scott Alexander Jones (Editor) Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9788000065939
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Published: Albatros Media - November 29th, 2022

A sequel to Encyclopedia of Ordinary Things, which appeared in Wall Street Journal review.


How Do Meerkats Order Pizza?: Wild Facts about Animals and the Scientists Who Study Them By Brooke Barker, Brooke Barker (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Brooke Barker, Brooke Barker (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9781665901604
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - November 22nd, 2022

In this uproariously funny and charmingly illustrated nonfiction book for middle grade readers, Brooke Barker of Sad Animal Facts introduces readers to incredible animals and the bizarre things human scientists do to understand them.

Did you know that crows never forget a face? Or that jaguars have a favorite cologne? Have you ever wondered how to pet a yeti crab?


Human Body Learning Lab: Take an Inside Tour of How Your Anatomy Works By Betty Choi, MD Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781635864793
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Published: Storey Publishing, LLC - November 22nd, 2022

Pediatrician Dr.


Elephants Remember: A True Story By Jennifer O'Connell Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9780884489283
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Published: Tilbury House Publishers - November 15th, 2022

The deep bond between Lawrence Anthony and the traumatized matriarch of the wild elephant herd he saved is at the heart of this story.


Of Walden Pond: Henry David Thoreau, Frederic Tudor, and the Pond Between By Lesa Cline-Ransome, Ashley Benham Yazdani (Illustrator) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780823448586
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Published: Holiday House - November 15th, 2022

From the award-winning author of Before She Was Harriet comes another work of lyrical beauty, the story of Henry David Thoreau and businessman Frederic Tudor—and a changing world.


Around the World in 80 Festivals By Nancy Dickmann, Lucy Banaji (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Nancy Dickmann, Lucy Banaji (Illustrator)
$17.95
ISBN: 9781803380414
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Published: Welbeck Editions - November 15th, 2022

When do you eat 'bread of the dead', or walk barefoot across red-hot coals? When might you dress up as a demon in a hairy suit and huge horned headdress? What are you celebrating if you climb an 18-metre-high tower made out of buns?


Invitation to the Ballet By Charlotte Guillain, Helen Shoesmith (Illustrator) Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781803380391
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Published: Welbeck Editions - November 15th, 2022

"A well-rounded look at life in the theater."--Booklist

Open the envelope to discover your very own invitation to the ballet, asking you to take a tour and peek behind the scenes to see what goes on between performances.


What Do We Know About the Loch Ness Monster? (What Do We Know About?) By Steve Korte, Who HQ, Andrew Thomson (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Steve Korte, Who HQ, Andrew Thomson (Illustrator)
$6.99
ISBN: 9780593519202
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Published: Penguin Workshop - November 15th, 2022

The What Do We Know About? series explores the mysterious, the unknown, and the unexplained. Is the Loch Ness Monster really lurking beneath Scottish waters, or is it just a myth? Find out all that there is to know about the most famous aquatic cryptid!


What Do We Know About Atlantis? (What Do We Know About?) By Emma Carlson Berne, Who HQ, Manuel Gutierrez (Illustrator) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780593386880
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Published: Penguin Workshop - November 15th, 2022

The What Do We Know About? series explores the mysterious, the unknown, and the unexplained. Does the underwater kingdom of Atlantis really exist, or is it just a centuries-old myth? Find out all there is to know about Atlantis in this compelling and up-to-date addition to an exciting new series!


The Hand Book: A Complete Guide By Magda Gargulakova, Vitezslav Mecner (Illustrator), Scott Alexander Jones (Editor) Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9788000066004
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Published: Albatros Media - November 8th, 2022

Handy hands. What a unique tool Explore the hand from a range of expected and unexpected aspects.


A History of Words for Children By Mary Richards, Rose Blake (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Mary Richards, Rose Blake (Illustrator)
$19.95
ISBN: 9780500652824
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Published: Thames & Hudson - November 8th, 2022

A children’s history of the world told via the development of language, featuring the wordsmiths, civilizations, and tools that have shaped the ways humans communicate. 


The Moon: Discover the Mysteries of Earth's Closest Neighbor (Space Explorers) By Dr. Sanlyn Buxner, Pamela Gay, Georgiana Kramer Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9780744056594
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Published: DK Children - November 1st, 2022

Discover the mysteries of Earth’s closest neighbor in this incredible guide to the Moon.


A Song for the Unsung: Bayard Rustin, the Man Behind the 1963 March on Washington By Carole Boston Weatherford, Rob Sanders, Byron McCray (Illustrator) Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781250779502
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - November 8th, 2022

A singular, richly illustrated picture book biography of Bayard Rustin, the gay Black man behind the March on Washington of 1963, by the acclaimed authors of Unspeakable: the Tulsa Race Massacre and Pride: The Story of Harvey Milk and the Rainbow Flag.


What About: The Universe By Bertrand Fichou Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9791036345159
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Published: Twirl - November 8th, 2022

What is the universe? Can you travel in time? Will humans ever live on other planets? Curious kids want to know, and they will get the answers to these questions and many more in this exceptional illustrated Q&A book.


An Anthology of Aquatic Life (DK Children's Anthologies) By Sam Hume Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9780744059823
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Published: DK Children - November 1st, 2022

Dive into the wondrous world of water and discover the stories of more than 100 incredible aquatic lifeforms.


Creature: Paintings, Drawings, and Reflections By Shaun Tan Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781646142002
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Published: Levine Querido - November 1st, 2022

From the creator of The Arrival, a collection of essays illuminating his thoughts and advice for writers and artists, young and old.

Shaun Tan is one of the world’s most highly acclaimed narrative artists—his stories and images are loved by countless young and not-so-young readers around the world.


Do Bears Poop in the Woods? By Huw Lewis Jones, Sam Caldwell (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Huw Lewis Jones, Sam Caldwell (Illustrator)
$18.95
ISBN: 9780500652763
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Published: Thames & Hudson - November 1st, 2022

Field guide and intrepid explorer Huw Lewis Jones and wildlife illustrator Sam Caldwell take readers out into the wild to discover all there is to know and love about the eight different species of bears. 


Sweet Dreams, Mis Hijos: Inspiring Bedtime Stories About Latino Leaders By Cristina Tzintzún Ramirez, Yocelyn Riojas (Illustrator) Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781950587339
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Published: Downtown Bookworks - November 1st, 2022

Bilingual mini biographies (in English and Spanish) introduce young readers to groundbreaking Latino leaders—from Roberto Clemente and Cesar Chavez to Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Sonia Sotomayor.

Thoroughly engaging stories about amazing trailblazers include contemporary figures in many fields, from science and business to journalism and visual arts.


Braiding Sweetgrass for Young Adults: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge, and the Teachings of Plants By Robin Wall Kimmerer, Monique Gray Smith, Nicole Neidhardt (Illustrator) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781728458991
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Published: Zest Books (Tm) - November 1st, 2022

Drawing from her experiences as an Indigenous scientist, botanist Robin Wall Kimmerer demonstrated how all living things--from strawberries and witch hazel to water lilies and lichen--provide us with gifts and lessons every day in her best-selling book Braiding Sweetgrass.


Purple Crayons: The Art of Drawing a Life By Ross Ellenhorn Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780063143807
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Published: Harper Wave - November 1st, 2022

In this joyous and inventive rereading of the beloved children’s book Harold and the Purple Crayon, the author of How We Change (And Ten Reasons Why We Don’t) celebrates our inherent “sacred originality” and establishes a new framework for self-reliance.


Mr. McCloskey's Marvelous Mallards: The Making of Make Way for Ducklings By Emma Bland Smith, Becca Stadtlander (Illustrator) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781635923926
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Published: Calkins Creek - November 1st, 2022

This behind-the-scenes look at the creation of the classic and beloved picture book Make Way for Ducklings will captivate young artists, writers, readers, and animal lovers alike.


Wild Animals of the World By Dieter Braun Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781838741143
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Published: Flying Eye Books - November 1st, 2022

Famous German illustrator Dieter Braun offers his readers an accurate representation of animals from all around the world in this bold and memorably illustrated volume.


History's BIGGEST Show-offs: The boldest, bravest and brainiest people of all time By Andy Seed, Sam Caldwell (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Andy Seed, Sam Caldwell (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9780711275096
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Published: Happy Yak - November 1st, 2022

Some people just can’t resist showing off… and this BIG book introduces readers to some of the biggest braggers and loudest show-offs throughout history. 

This book takes young readers on a tour of some of history's greatest show-offs, from wealthy kings and queens who loved to splash the cash to masterful musicians who weren't shy ab


The Met Amazing Treasures Coloring Book: Reveal Wonders Inspired by Masterpieces from The Met Collection (DK The Met) By Meghann Rader Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9780744063462
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Published: DK Children - November 1st, 2022

A stylish coloring book featuring line art celebrating iconic works and treasures from the Metropolitan Museum of Art

Journey through The Metropolitan Museum of Art’s collection to reveal intricate treasures with your coloring pencils.
 


Not Done Yet: Shirley Chisholm's Fight for Change By Tameka Fryer Brown, Nina Crews (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Tameka Fryer Brown, Nina Crews (Illustrator)
$20.99
ISBN: 9781728420080
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Published: Millbrook Press (Tm) - November 1st, 2022

Shirley Chisholm was a natural-born fighter. She didn't like to be bossed and she wanted things to be fair.


How to Be a Spy By Daniel Nesquens, Mathias Sielfeld (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Daniel Nesquens, Mathias Sielfeld (Illustrator)
$29.95
ISBN: 9783967047370
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Published: Little Gestalten - November 1st, 2022

To be a spy you don't need to wear a trench coat, have an elegant mustache, practise magic tricks, or carry a special briefcase. All you have to do is be an ordinary person (with great instincts) and be willing to read this handbook from cover to cover The Spy Handbook tells you everything you've ever wanted to know about spies, and teaches you everything you need to get going.


Meltdown: Discover Earth's Irreplaceable Glaciers and Learn What You Can Do to Save Them By Anita Sanchez, Lily Padula (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Anita Sanchez, Lily Padula (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9781523509508
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Published: Workman Publishing Company - November 1st, 2022

Meet the glaciers—before they disappear. Meltdown: Discover Earth's Irreplaceable Glaciers and Learn What You Can Do to Save Them is a kids’ guide to the glorious but endangered world of glaciers.


Who Is the Man in the Air?: Michael Jordan: A Who HQ Graphic Novel (Who HQ Graphic Novels) By Gabe Soria, Brittney Williams (Illustrator), Who HQ Cover Image
By Gabe Soria, Brittney Williams (Illustrator), Who HQ
$7.99
ISBN: 9780593385913
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Published: Penguin Workshop - November 1st, 2022

"Pulse-pounding, both as a sports highlight and a tribute to the character and determination of one of the game’s unexcelled greats." — Kirkus


She Persisted: Maya Lin By Grace Lin, Chelsea Clinton, Alexandra Boiger (Illustrator), Gillian Flint (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Grace Lin, Chelsea Clinton, Alexandra Boiger (Illustrator), Gillian Flint (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9780593403020
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Published: Philomel Books - November 1st, 2022

Inspired by the #1 New York Times bestseller She Persisted by Chelsea Clinton and Alexandra Boiger, a chapter book series about women who spoke up and rose up against the odds--including Maya Lin!


The Big Book of Belly Laugh Jokes, Riddles, and Puns for Kids: Includes 700 Jokes! By Sky Pony Editors, Bethany Straker (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Sky Pony Editors, Bethany Straker (Illustrator)
$9.99
ISBN: 9781510772847
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Published: Sky Pony - November 1st, 2022

Here is a huge compendium of laugh-out-loud jokes that will let boys and girls entertain themselves and their friends for hours and hours.
 

  • Why do fish live in salt water?  Because pepper makes them sneeze!
  • Why can’t your nose be 12 inches long? Because then it would be a foot!
  • Why can’t a bic


Revolutionary Women: 50 Women of Color Who Reinvented the Rules By Ann Shen Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781452184593
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Published: Chronicle Books - November 1st, 2022

Revolutionary Women celebrates the amazing stories of 50 women of color who pushed boundaries, rewrote the rules, and inspired women everywhere to follow in their footsteps.


Helping Your Anxious Child: A Step-By-Step Guide for Parents By Ronald Rapee, Ann Wignall, Susan Spence Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781684039913
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Published: New Harbinger Publications - November 1st, 2022

With more than 150,000 copies sold, this fully revised and updated edition of the classic self-help guide for parents offers cutting-edge, proven-effective techniques for helping your child overcome anxiety and thrive.


smART: Use Your Eyes to Boost Your Brain (Adapted from the New York Times bestseller Visual Intelligence) By Amy E. Herman, Heather Maclean (With) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781665901215
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - October 25th, 2022

I Spy and Where’s Waldo? get a revolutionary twist in this self-directed, interactive book that teaches young readers how to fully engage their brains to think critically and creatively.

What would you say if I told you that looking at art could give you the confidence you need to speak up in class?


You Don't Know What War Is: The Diary of a Young Girl from Ukraine By Yeva Skalietska Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781454949695
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Published: Union Square & Co. - October 25th, 2022

An inspiring memoir of resilience by a young survivor of the war in Ukraine, as told through her diary entries--a harrowing and ultimately hopeful survival story.


Troublemakers in Trousers: Women and What They Wore to Get Things Done By Sarah Albee, Kaja Kajfez (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Sarah Albee, Kaja Kajfez (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781623540951
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Published: Charlesbridge - October 25th, 2022

Meet twenty-one women throughout history who broke fashion and norms to do something groundbreaking in this unique middle-grade collection that celebrates trailblazers and troublemakers.


Underwater World: Aquatic Myths, Mysteries, and the Unexplained (Mythical Worlds) By Tamara Macfarlane Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780744059847
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Published: DK Children - October 25th, 2022

Dive into the depths and discover the mysteries of the world of water in this beautiful book for young readers.

From myths and legends, folklore and fables, to amazing discoveries, and undiscovered depths – children will love exploring the amazing world of water in this beautifully illustrated book for young readers.


I'm a Volcano! (Science Buddies #2) By Bridget Heos, Mike Ciccotello (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Bridget Heos, Mike Ciccotello (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593302880
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Published: Crown Books for Young Readers - October 25th, 2022

In the second installment of the Science Buddies series, a volcano takes young readers through the fascinating formation and life of an active volcano--cool! I mean, hot!

How do volcanoes form? What makes them erupt? Are there different kinds?
 
Hi, I’m Volcano! And I'm here to answer all your burning questions!
 


Tree Hole Homes: Daytime Dens and Nighttime Nooks By Melissa Stewart, Amy Hevron (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Melissa Stewart, Amy Hevron (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593373309
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Published: Random House Studio - October 25th, 2022

In this nature-themed picture book, nonfiction expert Melissa Stewart and illustrator Amy Hevron offer an inviting peek into tree holes and the amazing animals that inhabit them.

Imagine this: one day you're walking through the woods and spot a tree hole large enough to slip inside. So you do. And you wonder, what kind of creature lived here?
 


How Everything Works: From Brain Cells to Black Holes By DK Cover Image
By DK
$34.99
ISBN: 9780744060164
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Published: DK Children - October 25th, 2022

Discover an all-in-one encyclopedia that takes you on an explanatory tour of the world from your own body to outer space.


Building an Orchestra of Hope: How Favio Chavez Taught Children to Make Music from Trash By Carmen Oliver, Luisa Uribe (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Carmen Oliver, Luisa Uribe (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780802854674
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Published: Eerdmans Books for Young Readers - October 25th, 2022

Puffin By Martin Jenkins, Jenni Desmond (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Martin Jenkins, Jenni Desmond (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781536228502
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Published: Candlewick - October 25th, 2022

Take a first look at this appealing northern bird—and follow one diligent pair as they nurture their new chick.


Galapagos By DK, Steve Backshall (Foreword by) Cover Image
By DK, Steve Backshall (Foreword by)
$19.99
ISBN: 9780744059724
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Published: DK Children - October 25th, 2022


Learn all about one of the most unique places on the planet, the Galápagos islands, in this beautifully illustrated children’s book.


Our World in Pictures: An Encyclopedia of Everything (DK Our World in Pictures) By DK Cover Image
By DK
$29.99
ISBN: 9780744060157
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Published: DK Children - October 25th, 2022

From animals to the internet, and from pandemics to global warming, this children's encyclopedia includes everything you need to know on just about everything!


Different: A Story of the Spanish Civil War By Mónica Montañés, Eva Sánchez Gómez (Illustrator), Lawrence Schimel (Translator) Cover Image
By Mónica Montañés, Eva Sánchez Gómez (Illustrator), Lawrence Schimel (Translator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780802855985
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Published: Eerdmans Books for Young Readers - November 1st, 2022

The Story Orchestra: In the Hall of the Mountain King: Press the note to hear Grieg's music By Jessica Courtney Tickle (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Jessica Courtney Tickle (Illustrator)
$24.99
ISBN: 9780711271975
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Published: Frances Lincoln Children's Books - October 25th, 2022

Discover the spellbinding magic of In the Hall of The Mountain King in this musical retelling of Peer Gynt—push the button on each beautiful scene to hear the vivid sound of an orchestra playing from Grieg’s score.

This tale of a boy’s adventure through the valleys and mountains of the Norwegian countryside begins at a weddin


The Very Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra: With 10 Musical Sounds! By Tim Lihoreau, Philip Noyce, Olga Baumert (Illustrator) Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9780744059779
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Published: DK Children - October 25th, 2022

Discover the main instruments of the orchestra accompanied by 10 sound clips of child-friendly famous pieces, including Lark Ascending, Flight of the Bumblebee, Carnival of the Animals, Children's Intermezzo Suite, and more.


Symphony for a Broken Orchestra: How Philadelphia Collected Sounds to Save Music By Amy Ignatow, Gwen Millward (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Amy Ignatow, Gwen Millward (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781536213638
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Published: Walker Books US - October 25th, 2022

What happens when musical instruments can’t make the sounds we expect them to make? Is music still possible? An uplifting picture book based on a true story.


Curtain Up!: Behind the Scenes at the Royal Opera House By Royal Opera House, Lauren O'Hara (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Royal Opera House, Lauren O'Hara (Illustrator)
$18.95
ISBN: 9780500652510
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Published: Thames & Hudson - October 25th, 2022

A fascinating behind-the-scenes tour of the Royal Opera House in London led by Figaro the cat, thirty minutes before curtain up for The Nutcracker ballet. 


The Girl Who Built an Ocean: An Artist, an Argonaut, and the True Story of the World's First Aquarium By Jess Keating, Michelle Mee Nutter (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Jess Keating, Michelle Mee Nutter (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593305119
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Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - October 25th, 2022

The inspiring tale of a seamstress-turned-scientist who invented the world's first aquarium at a time when women in STEM were startlingly rare.


The Reading Adventure: 100 Books to Check Out Before You're 12 By We Need Diverse Books, DK Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780744057881
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Published: DK Children - October 18th, 2022

Discover your next read with this carefully curated list from We Need Diverse Books.
 
Check out 100 must-read books to try before you're 12! Packed with reviews, recommendations, and exclusive author interviews, The Reading Adventure: 100 Books To Check Out Before You're 12 will inspire young readers to discover a diverse range of books beyond the curriculum.


Arthur Who Wrote Sherlock (Who Wrote Classics) By Linda Bailey, Isabelle Follath (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Linda Bailey, Isabelle Follath (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780735269255
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Published: Tundra Books - October 18th, 2022

The adventures of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, creator of the legendary Sherlock Holmes, come to life in this inspiring picture book biography.


The Official Heartstopper Coloring Book By Alice Oseman Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9781338853902
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Published: Graphix - October 18th, 2022

A unique coloring book with stunning artwork from the bestselling Heartstopper series.

Now streaming on Netflix!

This coloring book has all the fan-favorite characters and scenes, such as Nick and Charlie's first kiss and their trip to Paris, and includes guest appearances from Nellie, Tao, Elle, Tara, Darcy, and more!


Lonely Planet Kids Atlas of Dogs 1 (Creature Atlas) By Lonely Planet Kids Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781838694463
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Published: Lonely Planet - October 18th, 2022

Explore the paw-some world of pooches in this definitive guide to dogs that’s packed with fun facts and illustrations. Large continent maps show the origin of 150 weird and wonderful breeds like the Greenland Dog with wicked sledging skills. Plus amazing Pooch Profiles provide size, coat and personality stats.


Lonely Planet Kids Factopia – Planet Earth 1 By Lonely Planet Kids Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781838695224
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Published: Lonely Planet - October 18th, 2022

Explore the wide world of fascinating facts with this fully illustrated title. Did you know that around 550 people have been to space, but only around 20 people have been to the bottom of the ocean? Or that the deepest hole ever dug by people is deeper than the deepest part of the ocean, but still only 530th of the distance to the centre of the Earth?


We Are Here: 30 Inspiring Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders Who Have Shaped the United States By Naomi Hirahara, Illianette Ferandez (Illustrator), Smithsonian Institution Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780762479658
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Published: Running Press Kids - October 18th, 2022

A stunning anthology licensed in partnership with the Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Center, We Are Here celebrates 30 of the most inspiring Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in U.S. history. 

There are more than 23 million people of Asian and Pacific Islander descent living in the United States.


Unstoppable Us, Volume 1: How Humans Took Over the World By Yuval Noah Harari, Ricard Zaplana Ruiz (Illustrator) Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9780593643464
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Published: Bright Matter Books - October 18th, 2022

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • From world-renowned historian and philosopher Yuval Noah Harari, the bestselling author of Sapiens, comes an exciting, illustrated book for middle school readers that looks at the early history of humankind.  

A New York Times Best Book of 2022


The Amazing World of Video Game Development By Denis Galanin Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781641707497
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Published: Familius - October 11th, 2022

2023 NSTA Best STEM Book of the Year

Nintendo Switch, PlayStation, Xbox, or online—the ways to play a video game are endless and varied, just like the jobs and skills it takes to make a video game.


Super Strange Story Starters By Mark Penta, T. M. Murphy Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781513134895
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Published: West Margin Press - October 18th, 2022

Read the beginning of a story--the rest is up to you


Show and Tell! Great Graphs and Smart Charts: An Introduction to Infographics By Stuart J. Murphy, Teresa Bellón (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Stuart J. Murphy, Teresa Bellón (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9781623541750
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Published: Charlesbridge - October 11th, 2022

A visual-learning expert races up the charts and graphs math success with kid-friendly content sure to help with homework.


Only the Best: The Exceptional Life and Fashion of Ann Lowe By Kate Messner, Margaret E. Powell, Erin Robinson (Illustrator) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781452161600
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Published: Chronicle Books - October 18th, 2022

An inspiring picture book biography about the amazing Ann Lowe—the first nationally-known African American fashion designer.

A careful snip, a delicate fold.
Fabric the color of new petals.
Skirts that flare like upside-down blossoms.
A garden bursts into bloom!

There is no "good enough."
For Ann, only the best will do.


Lonely Planet Kids Explorapedia 1 By Lonely Planet Kids Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781838695200
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Published: Lonely Planet - October 18th, 2022

Get ready to travel across the world and back into history, to meet some of the world’s greatest explorers in this big fun, fully illustrated reference book. Readers will learn about both famous - and these days sometimes controversial - names, such as Columbus, Magellan and Roald Amundsen, plus little-known ones, from a broad range of cultures and backgrounds.


A Story Is to Share: How Ruth Krauss Found Another Way to Tell a Tale By Carter Higgins, Isabelle Arsenault (Illustrator) Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781419749933
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Published: Abrams Books for Young Readers - October 11th, 2022

The extraordinarily told, one-of-a-kind story of legendary author and children’s book icon Ruth Krauss

Born
a baby
late at night
there’s no parade
just crashing rain
 
She listens listens
writes and draws
stitches pages
sews a book
She finds anothe


The Search for Sasquatch (A Wild Thing Book) By Laura Krantz Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781419758188
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Published: Abrams Books for Young Readers - October 11th, 2022

Inspired by her popular Wild Thing podcast, journalist Laura Krantz incorporates the scientific method and her journalistic skills to determine if Bigfoot is real

When journalist Laura Krantz discovered that her long-lost cousin, Grover Krantz, a distinguished anthropologist and professor at Washington State University, had devoted much of his career to the search for Bigfoot, she


Starring Steven Spielberg: The Making of a Young Filmmaker By Gene Barretta, Craig Orback (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Gene Barretta, Craig Orback (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316338981
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Published: Christy Ottaviano Books - October 11th, 2022

Steven Spielberg is the legendary director and producer behind many of the most popular films of all time—now, discover where did it all began with this exclusive look into his life.

Before Steven made films, he watched them. Naturally inventive with a vivid imagination, he was known for creating stories inspired by the world around him.


Peculiar Primates: Fun Facts About These Curious Creatures By Claire Powell (Illustrator), Debra Kempf Shumaker Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780762478200
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Published: Running Press Kids - October 11th, 2022

From flossing and howling, to building nests and thumping chests, this delightful follow up to Freaky, Funky Fish explores the amazing things primates do. 

All primates climb and breathe in air. They have big brains and hands and hair. But. . . some live alone, some live in groups. One primate has a nose that droops.


The Secret World of Plants: Tales of More Than 100 Remarkable Flowers, Trees, and Seeds (DK Treasures) By Ben Hoare Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9780744059830
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Published: DK Children - October 11th, 2022

A timeless treasury of more than 100 stories from the incredible kingdom of plants, told by author and nature expert Ben Hoare.


The Unofficial Guide to the Ancient Egyptian Afterlife By Sophie Berger, Laura Winstone (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Sophie Berger, Laura Winstone (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781800660120
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Published: Cicada Books - October 11th, 2022

A light-hearted, but nonetheless informative insight into the fascinating beliefs and traditions of Ancient Egypt. Striking collage illustrations by Laura Winstone bring a freshness of tone to a subject matter that might be ancient, but never grows old.


Star: The Bird Who Inspired Mozart By Mireille Messier, Matte Stephens (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Mireille Messier, Matte Stephens (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780735266896
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Published: Tundra Books - October 11th, 2022

A chance encounter with a starling inspires Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart in this picture book based on a true story.

Star: The Bird Who Inspired Mozart is based on the true story of how Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, one of the world's most remarkable musicians, was inspired by one of the world's most unremarkable birds: a starling.
 


A Bug's Notebook By Zhu Yingchun Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781662650932
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Published: mineditionUS - October 11th, 2022

Doodlers, daydreamers, journal-keepers, and bug-lovers alike will be inspired again and again by this utterly unique notebook.


Where Is the North Pole? (Where Is?) By Megan Stine, Who HQ, Robert Squier (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Megan Stine, Who HQ, Robert Squier (Illustrator)
$6.99
ISBN: 9780593093245
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Published: Penguin Workshop - October 11th, 2022

Young armchair adventurers can travel to the topmost point on the globe and learn all about the vast region surrounding the North Pole.

From the #1 New York Times Best-Selling Who Was? series comes Where Is?, a series that tells the stories of world-famous landmarks and natural wonders and features a fold-out map!


Build Your Own LEGO Escape Room: With 49 LEGO Bricks and a Sticker Sheet to Get Started By Simon Hugo, Barney Main Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780744060980
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Published: DK Children - October 11th, 2022

Plan and build thrilling LEGO® escape rooms!

Learn how to plan awesome LEGO escape rooms – with more than 30 LEGO puzzle ideas and 49 useful LEGO pieces and a sticker sheet. Create your own escape rooms and challenge your friends.


How to Build LEGO Dinosaurs By Jessica Farrell, Hannah Dolan, Nathan Dias Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9780744060959
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Published: DK Children - October 11th, 2022

Discover how to build your own awesome LEGO® dinosaurs!

Be inspired by 30 incredible LEGO dinosaurs and prehistoric creatures, from a fierce T-rex to a giant Brachiosaurus, a winged Pteranodon and so much more. 

Each dinosaur idea is broken down into three, four, or five important building steps.


Caves By Nell Cross Beckerman, Kalen Chock (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Nell Cross Beckerman, Kalen Chock (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9781338726626
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Published: Orchard Books - October 4th, 2022

A masterful exploration of one of nature's most curious ecosystems, Caves is a magical journey into subterranean wonders perfect for fans of Jason Chin.

In the shade of the woods is a hill with a hole. Beaconing black. Goosebump chills. Excitement and fear battle. What will win? You want to go in...


Crash from Outer Space: Unraveling the Mystery of Flying Saucers, Alien Beings, and Roswell (Scholastic Focus) By Candace Fleming Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781338829464
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Published: Scholastic Focus - October 4th, 2022

Award-winning author Candace Fleming sets her gaze on the mystery at Roswell, New Mexico, and the "crash from outer space" that set the United States on edge for decades.

In 1947, during the early years of the Cold War, a field in Roswell, New Mexico was disturbed by a strange crash and smattering of debris.


Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls: 100 Inspiring Young Changemakers By Jess Harriton (Editor), Maithy Vu (Editor), Rebel Girls Cover Image
By Jess Harriton (Editor), Maithy Vu (Editor), Rebel Girls
$35.00
ISBN: 9781953424341
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Published: Rebel Girls - October 4th, 2022

ONE OF OPRAH'S FAVORITE THINGS 2022

COMMON SENSE SELECTION FOR BOOKS (COMMON SENSE MEDIA)
2022 NATIONAL PARENTING PRODUCT AWARD WINNER
BOOK RIOT MUST-READ OCTOBER CHILDREN'S BOOK RELEASE


The Antiracist Kid: A Book About Identity, Justice, and Activism By Tiffany Jewell, Nicole Miles (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Tiffany Jewell, Nicole Miles (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9780358629399
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Published: Versify - October 4th, 2022

From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of This Book Is Anti-Racist, Tiffany Jewell, with art by Eisner-nominated illustrator Nicole Miles, The Antiracist Kid is the essential illustrated guide to antiracism for empowering the young readers in your life!


The Tower of Life: How Yaffa Eliach Rebuilt Her Town in Stories and Photographs By Chana Stiefel, Susan Gal (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Chana Stiefel, Susan Gal (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781338225891
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Published: Scholastic Press - October 4th, 2022

A moving biography of the woman who created The Tower of Life, a powerful exhibit at the US Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, DC.

A School Library Journal Best Book of 2022

A Booklist Editors’ Choice

★ “…There are many picture books about the Holocaust, but this one stands out with Gal’s beautiful watercolor pictures and the true account of one w


Practical Magic for Kids: Your Guide to Crystals, Horoscopes, Dreams, and More By Nicola Van De Car, Katie Vernon (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Nicola Van De Car, Katie Vernon (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9780762481309
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Published: Running Press Kids - October 4th, 2022

From the bestselling author of The Junior Witch's Handbook comes an introduction to the charmed world of magic—featuring enchanted information on crystals, horoscopes, dreams, and more!

From sparkly crystals and healing plants to the constellations that move across the night sky, the world is full of magic!


The Junior Tarot Reader's Handbook: A Kid's Guide to Reading Cards (The Junior Handbook Series) By Nikki Van De Car, Uta Krogmann (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Nikki Van De Car, Uta Krogmann (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9780762479047
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Published: Running Press Kids - October 4th, 2022

Learn how to read tarot cards and understand what the past, present, and future have to say about your life, especially as it pertains to friendships, family, and school. 

From Nikki Van De Car, author of The Junior Witch’s Handbook and The Junior Astrologer’s Handbook, this third book in the Junior Handbook series teaches young readers how to use t


The Museum of Odd Body Leftovers: A Tour of Your Useless Parts, Flaws, and Other Weird Bits By Rachel Poliquin, Clayton Hanmer (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Rachel Poliquin, Clayton Hanmer (Illustrator)
$18.95
ISBN: 9781771647458
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Published: Greystone Kids - September 27th, 2022

"Kids and adult alike will love poring over the different sections of this book and will delight in informing their friends and family members of the facts they've learned."--School Library Journal


Octopuses Have Zero Bones: A Counting Book About Our Amazing World (Math for Curious Kids, Illustrated Science for Kids) By Anne Richardson, Andrea Antinori (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Anne Richardson, Andrea Antinori (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9781735311524
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Published: Tra Publishing - September 27th, 2022

“This is a multi-dimensional triumph.” —Larry Gonick, Overeducated Cartoonist & Author of Cartoon Guide Series

“An instant classic—a fun, fascinating must-read for any child or kid at heart.”  —Lindsay Bierman, Executive Director & CEO, Exploratorium


An unconventional, engaging, and delightful counting book for curi


On Her Wings: The Story of Toni Morrison By Jerdine Nolen, James E. Ransome (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Jerdine Nolen, James E. Ransome (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781534478527
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Published: Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books - September 27th, 2022

Discover the early life and legacy of groundbreaking American writer Toni Morrison in this beautifully illustrated nonfiction picture book biography.

Born Chloe Ardelia Wofford in Ohio, Toni Morrison grew up listening to her family tell myths, legends, and stories from the Bible. She loved hearing the music and power of the words.


Horses (A Day in the Life): What Do Wild Horses like Mustangs and Ponies Get Up To All Day? By Dr. Carly Anne York, Chaaya Prabhat (Illustrator), Neon Squid Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781684492503
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Published: Neon Squid - September 27th, 2022

"A fascinating, easy-to-understand primer for anyone curious about horses."-- Kirkus

Set over a 24-hour period, meet fighting stallions, cute foals, and nosy donkeys in this nonfiction book for kids about the coolest wild horses in the world.


Tales of the Prehistoric World: Adventures from the Land of the Dinosaurs By Kallie Moore, Becky Thorns (Illustrator), Neon Squid Cover Image
By Kallie Moore, Becky Thorns (Illustrator), Neon Squid
$21.99
ISBN: 9781684492541
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Published: Neon Squid - September 27th, 2022

Travel back to the land before time to discover real dinosaur stories from the world of paleontology. Featuring T. rex, Stegosaurus, and Triceratops – it's the perfect gift for young dinosaur fans!


Maya’s Song By Renée Watson, Bryan Collier (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Renée Watson, Bryan Collier (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9780062871589
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Published: HarperCollins - September 20th, 2022

From bestselling, award-winning creators Renée Watson and Bryan Collier comes a stunningly crafted picture book chronicling the life of poet and activist Maya Angelou.


Kid Astronomer: The Space Explorer's Guide to the Galaxy (Outer Space, Astronomy, Planets, Space Books for Kids) By Applesauce Press (Created by) Cover Image
By Applesauce Press (Created by)
$14.95
ISBN: 9781646432851
Availability: Backordered
Published: Applesauce Press - September 20th, 2022

Blast off on an interstellar journey into the Milky Way and beyond with Kid Astronomer.

Introduce young readers to the wonders of space and answer little kids’ big questions about the universe. Is there life elsewhere in the universe? Do wormholes really exist?


Killer Underwear Invasion!: How to Spot Fake News, Disinformation & Conspiracy Theories By Elise Gravel Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781797214917
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Published: Chronicle Books - September 20th, 2022

A hilarious and timely tool to help kids learn how to tell what news is true and what isn't.

Can peanuts give you super strength? Were unicorns discovered on the moon? Did Martians really invade New Jersey?


Guinness World Records 2023 By Guinness World Records Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9781913484200
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Published: Guinness World Records - September 13th, 2022

3... 2... 1... We have lift off on another fully revised and updated Guinness World Records annual. The 2023 edition takes readers on a journey that's out of this world, revealing the latest and greatest record-breaking achievements here on Planet Earth and across the vast distances of space.


The Poem Forest: Poet W. S. Merwin and the Palm Tree Forest He Grew from Scratch By Carrie Fountain, Chris Turnham (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Carrie Fountain, Chris Turnham (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781536211269
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Published: Candlewick - September 13th, 2022

Vibrant art and a poetic narration tell the tale of a US Poet Laureate who spent forty years planting the world’s most comprehensive palm tree forest—and then gave it all away.


Nerdlet: Tech By Jamie Kiffel-Alcheh Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781426373589
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Published: National Geographic Kids - September 13th, 2022


Calling all tech nerds! This hefty little book is big on awesomeness—including cutting-edge tech, cool science, stunning stats, and even a little silliness.


Detector Dogs, Dynamite Dolphins, and More Animals with Super Sensory Powers (Extraordinary Animals) By Cara Giaimo, Christina Couch, Daniel Duncan (Illustrator) Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781536229530
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Published: MIT Kids Press - September 13th, 2022

Meet incredible animals with all kinds of highly developed senses and learn about the jobs they do in this book full of amazing facts, cool science, and activities.


Show-How Guides: Gingerbread Houses: 6 Essential Designs Everyone Should Know! Plus Dough and Icing Recipes! By Renée Kurilla, Keith Zoo (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Renée Kurilla, Keith Zoo (Illustrator)
$6.99
ISBN: 9781250793072
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Published: Odd Dot - September 13th, 2022

Show-How Guides: Gingerbread Houses is a primer for curious minds with a clear, fun graphic style that invites any kid to get started designing their gingerbread houses.

This pocket-sized 101 includes a curated collection of 8 essential designs and recipes. Every step is illustrated, allowing kids to easily master the basics, regardless of how they learn.


I Am Coco: The Life of Coco Chanel By Isabel Pin Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9783791375083
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Published: Prestel Junior - September 13th, 2022

This portrait of a fiercely independent creative thinker is filled with whimsical pictures and informative texts to depict the entire arc of Coco’s life and career, from schoolgirl rebel to haute couture icon.


Who Was Georgia O'Keeffe? (Who Was?) By Sarah Fabiny, Who HQ, Dede Putra (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Sarah Fabiny, Who HQ, Dede Putra (Illustrator)
$6.99
ISBN: 9780448483061
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Published: Penguin Workshop - September 13th, 2022

Discover how a little girl raised on a dairy farm grew up to become the first woman ever to have an exhibition of their entire life’s work at the Museum of Modern Art in this addition to the #1 New York Times bestselling Who Was series.


Everything You Need to Know About Soccer! By DK Cover Image
By DK
$19.99
ISBN: 9780744064216
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Published: DK Children - September 13th, 2022

A feast of football facts, plus everything you need to know about action on the pitch and behind the scenes at the stadium.


Phenomenal AOC: The Roots and Rise of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez By Anika Aldamuy Denise, Loris Lora (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Anika Aldamuy Denise, Loris Lora (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780063113749
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Published: HarperCollins - September 6th, 2022

An inspiring biography of Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez from Pura Belpré Honor-winning creators Anika Aldamuy Denise and Loris Lora!

In 2019, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez became the youngest congresswoman in America. How did this young Puertoriqueña become an unstoppable force in politics? Find out in this accessible and engaging book for young readers.


The Very Hungry Caterpillar's Very First Encyclopedia By DK Cover Image
By DK
$24.99
ISBN: 9780744065237
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Published: DK Children - September 6th, 2022

Beautifully illustrated in Eric Carle's signature style, this first encyclopedia is perfect for curious kids who love to learn.

Take part in an amazing journey of discovery with the Very Hungry Caterpillar and learn fascinating facts about everything from science and space to animals and dinosaurs.


DK Children's Encyclopedia: The Book That Explains Everything! By DK Cover Image
By DK
$24.99
ISBN: 9780744059793
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Published: DK Children - September 6th, 2022

A charming children's encyclopedia bursting with all the information your child needs, explained clearly in words and pictures.


Superheroes of Nature: Incredible Skills to Survive and Thrive (Animal Powers) By Georges Feterman Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9780711280007
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Published: QEB Publishing - September 6th, 2022

Superheroes of Nature is a fascinating, quirky photographic book featuring the amazing superheroes of the animal kingdom.

With incredible photos and fascinating text, this book is a celebration of biodiversity and nature.


Superpowers of Nature: Wild Wonders of the World (Animal Powers) By Georges Feterman Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9780711278110
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Published: QEB Publishing - September 6th, 2022

Superpowers of Nature is a fascinating, quirky photographic book featuring the amazing superpowers in the animal kingdom.

With incredible photos and fascinating text, this book is a celebration of biodiversity and nature.


Minecraft Mega Builds: An AFK Book By Future Publishing Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781338850192
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Published: AFK - September 6th, 2022

The perfect guide for any builder that wants to take their Minecraft construction skills to new heights!

From weird to awesome, this unofficial guide has it all! With step-by-step instructions you can tackle some of the biggest, wackiest, and coolest Minecraft builds of all time.


I Am Ruby Bridges By Ruby Bridges, Nikkolas Smith (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Ruby Bridges, Nikkolas Smith (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781338753882
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Published: Orchard Books - September 6th, 2022

Ruby Bridges tells her story as never before and shares the events of the momentous day in 1960 when Ruby became the first Black child to integrate the all-white William Franz Elementary as a six year old little girl -- a personal and intimate look through a child's lens at a landmark moment in our Civil Rights history.

My work will be precious.

I will bridge the "gap"


She Persisted: Diana Taurasi By Monica Brown, Chelsea Clinton, Alexandra Boiger (Illustrator), Gillian Flint (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Monica Brown, Chelsea Clinton, Alexandra Boiger (Illustrator), Gillian Flint (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9780593402962
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Published: Philomel Books - September 6th, 2022

Inspired by the #1 New York Times bestseller She Persisted by Chelsea Clinton and Alexandra Boiger, a chapter book series about women who spoke up and rose up against the odds--including Diana Taurasi!


Minnesota Hauntings: Ghost Stories from the Land of 10,000 Lakes By Ryan Jacobson Cover Image
$9.95
ISBN: 9781647553173
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Published: Adventure Publications - September 6th, 2022

Read 21 chilling ghost stories about reportedly true encounters with the supernatural in Minnesota.


Ghostly Tales of Minnesota By Ruth D. Hein Cover Image
$9.95
ISBN: 9781647553074
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Published: Adventure Publications - September 6th, 2022

Read 33 chilling ghost stories about reportedly true encounters with the supernatural in Minnesota.


The Brothers Grimm Cookbook: Recipes Inspired by Fairy Tales (Literary Cookbooks) By Robert Tuesley Anderson Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781667200811
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Published: Thunder Bay Press - August 30th, 2022

This delicious collection of more than 50 recipes is inspired by the Brothers Grimm’s fairy tales.

The fairy tales of the Brothers Grimm are full of memorable characters, dark settings, life lessons—and delicious food. The Brothers Grimm Cookbook is a collection of more than 50 recipes inspired by the short stories of Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm, which were o


I Spy: A Book of Picture Riddles By Jean Marzollo, Walter Wick (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Jean Marzollo, Walter Wick (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781338810806
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Published: Cartwheel Books - August 30th, 2022

The #1 search-and-find riddle picture book that started the I Spy craze has a brand new design -- just in time for its 30th anniversary!

Can you find toys, coins, dice, and more? What's buried in the sand?


The Hanmoji Handbook: Your Guide to the Chinese Language Through Emoji By Jason Li, An Xiao Mina, Jennifer 8. Lee, Jason Li (Illustrator) Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9781536219135
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Published: MITeen Press - August 30th, 2022

Learn Chinese with a new twist! This full-color illustrated handbook introduces and explains Han characters and idioms through the language of emoji.


Nature Handbook: Explore the Wonders of the Natural World By DK Cover Image
By DK
$22.99
ISBN: 9780744052114
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Published: DK - August 30th, 2022

A practical illustrated guide to exploring, observing, and understanding nature

Chris Packham will pass on his passion for nature and make you an enthusiastic and knowledgeable amateur naturalist


Artists: Inspiring Stories of Their Lives and Works (DK Explorers) By DK Cover Image
By DK
$21.99
ISBN: 9780744056679
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Published: DK Children - August 30th, 2022

Extraordinary reference book of over 80 famous painters, their lives, their loves and their iconic paintings.

This art book includes insightful biographies of artists accompanied with remarkable reproductions of their famous artworks. Begin with the early Renaissance and follow art movements through the centuries to some of the most well-known artists alive today.


A New History of Immigration (True History) By Jaclyn Backhaus, Jennifer Sabin (Created by), Christopher Sebastian Parker (Introduction by) Cover Image
By Jaclyn Backhaus, Jennifer Sabin (Created by), Christopher Sebastian Parker (Introduction by)
$8.99
ISBN: 9780593386125
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Published: Penguin Workshop - August 30th, 2022

"An accessible and frank primer on immigration in the United States. [A] much-needed exploration of the truths behind U.S. immigration history." -- STARRED REVIEW, School Library Journal
 
Introducing a new nonfiction series that uncovers hidden histories of the United States.


The true story of a nation of immigrants and its dreamers.


Indigenous America (True History) By Liam McDonald, Jennifer Sabin (Created by), Doug Kiel (Introduction by) Cover Image
By Liam McDonald, Jennifer Sabin (Created by), Doug Kiel (Introduction by)
$8.99
ISBN: 9780593386088
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Published: Penguin Workshop - August 30th, 2022

"A comprehensive and accessible history of the Indigenous peoples of North America." - STARRED REVIEW, School Library Journal
 
Introducing a new nonfiction series that uncovers hidden histories of the United States.


The true story of the United States’ Indigenous beginnings.


A Negro League Scrapbook By Carole Boston Weatherford, Buck O'Neil (Foreword by) Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9781635928358
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Published: Calkins Creek - August 30th, 2022

Featuring lively verse, fascinating facts, and archival photographs, here is a celebration of the Negro Leagues and the great players who went unrecognized in their time.


Mister Rogers' Gift of Music By Donna Cangelosi, Amanda Calatzis (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Donna Cangelosi, Amanda Calatzis (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781645674702
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Published: Page Street Kids - August 23rd, 2022

For a young Fred Rogers, music was a gift. It eased the pain of childhood illness and bullying and helped Fred express how he felt when words alone were difficult.

As an adult, he gifted his melodies to the world, showing children by example that they can express themselves, cope with negative feelings, and connect to each other through music.


Cleopatra Tells All! By Chris Naunton, Guilherme Karsten (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Chris Naunton, Guilherme Karsten (Illustrator)
$16.95
ISBN: 9780500652565
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Published: Thames & Hudson - August 23rd, 2022

Cleopatra, the ultimate influencer, tells her version of events as the ruler of the last ancient Egyptian dynasty. 


Warrior Princess: The Story of Khutulun By Sally Deng Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780374388386
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) - August 23rd, 2022

An empowering and informative picture book biography about Khutulun, the great-great granddaughter of Genghis Khan, and how she defied the expectations of her time to become commander of the Khan’s army.


Marcel's Masterpiece: How a Toilet Shaped the History of Art By Jeff Mack, Jeff Mack (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Jeff Mack, Jeff Mack (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9781250777164
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - August 23rd, 2022

An engaging, kid-friendly introduction to artist Marcel Duchamp and how he turned a toilet into a famous work of art.


Narwhal: The Arctic Unicorn By Justin Anderson, Jo Weaver (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Justin Anderson, Jo Weaver (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781536225129
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Published: Candlewick - August 23rd, 2022

Discover the majestic unicorn of the sea with this suspenseful narrative from a BBC filmmaker and gorgeous art from an award-winning illustrator.

With a crack and a creak, the frozen sea begins to melt—the ice splits apart and a new pathway forms.


1001 Fish By Joanna Rzezak Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780500652992
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Published: Thames & Hudson - August 23rd, 2022

The latest book from critically praised author and illustrator Joanna Rzezak, this beautifully illustrated, informative volume introduces children to the ocean and its creatures, as seen through the eyes of one school of fish. 


Passionate About Penguins (About Animals #8) By Owen Davey Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781838748524
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Published: Flying Eye Books - August 23rd, 2022

Owen Davey’s popular non-fiction series continues with a lushly illustrated guide to penguins from the Antarctic to tropical climates like beaches, and coastal forests.

"Stunning illustrations and clear readable text combine to make this large format book about all types of penguins a sure hit with animal-loving patrons."


Human Kindness: True Stories of Compassion and Generosity That Changed the World By John Francis, Josy Bloggs (Illustrator), Joan Halifax (Foreword by) Cover Image
By John Francis, Josy Bloggs (Illustrator), Joan Halifax (Foreword by)
$19.99
ISBN: 9781912920327
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Published: What on Earth Books - September 6th, 2022

Be inspired by incredible stories of
kindness from around the world, and throughout
history.

Join the Planetwalker, John Francis,
on an exploration of kindness, great and small. From the kindness John has
experienced in his own life to the history of how kindness has helped to shape
our laws, morals and communities from around the world.


My Travels in Japan: A Comic Book Artist's Amazing Journey By Audry Nicklin Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9784805316436
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Published: Tuttle Publishing - August 16th, 2022

A charming guide to Japan in comic-book form


A Mind Like Mine: 21 famous people and their mental health By Rachael Davis, Islenia Mil (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Rachael Davis, Islenia Mil (Illustrator)
$24.99
ISBN: 9780711274013
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Published: Wide Eyed Editions - August 16th, 2022

Mind Like Mine is a stigma-busting collection of biographies of some of the great people from history who have lived with mental health conditions.

*2023 Notable Social Studies Trade Book*

Did you know Charles Darwin experienced anxiety and Florence Nightingale lived with PTSD?


Gross Factopia!: Follow the Trail of 400 Foul Facts By Paige Towler, Andy Smith (Illustrator), Britannica Group Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781913750688
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Published: Britannica Books - September 6th, 2022

In this disgustingly marvelous world, you will discover facts about smelly sports, weird world records, rank rodents, vile Victorians, horrible medicine, gory gastronomy, and more--all of which are connected in unexpected and hilarious ways


Survive: The All-In-One Guide to Staying Alive in Extreme Conditions (Bushcraft, Wilderness, Outdoors, Camping, Hiking, Orienteering) By Ky Furneaux, Emily Sullivan (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Ky Furneaux, Emily Sullivan (Illustrator)
$29.95
ISBN: 9781646432189
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Published: Cider Mill Press - August 16th, 2022

Always be prepared: essential tips and tricks for keeping safe in the outdoors with Survive.

Whether you’re going for a leisurely hike or setting off into the wilderness, there is nothing more important than being properly prepared. Being knowledgeable about survival techniques can be the difference between having fun outside and an emergency rescue.


Threads of Peace: How Mohandas Gandhi and Martin Luther King Jr. Changed the World By Uma Krishnaswami Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781481416795
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Published: Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books - August 16th, 2022

“Inviting and original.” —Kirkus Reviews (starred review)

Mohandas Gandhi and Reverend Martin Luther King Jr.


Star Wars: The Padawan Cookbook: Kid-Friendly Recipes from a Galaxy Far, Far Away By Jenn Fujikawa, Liz Lee Heinecke Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781647226312
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Published: Insight Kids - August 16th, 2022

Show your little ones the ways of the Force, and the kitchen, with this cookbook filled with fun and delicious recipes for young Jedi!

Discover a galaxy of flavor with Star Wars: The Padawan Cookbook, the ultimate guide to cooking for kids! This fun cookbook is packed with a variety of Star Wars-inspired dishes that budding Jedi will love.


The Big Book of Pride Flags By Jessica Kingsley, Jem Milton (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Jessica Kingsley, Jem Milton (Illustrator)
$17.95
ISBN: 9781839972584
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Published: Jessica Kingsley Publishers - June 21st, 2022

'Lovely, lively and informative' JODIE MULLISH

'Bursting with pride' LESL A NEWMAN

'Wonderfully colourful and vibrant' GARETH PETER

Celebrate and learn about the LGBTQIA+ community with this colourful book of Pride flags


Our Little Mushroom: A Story of Franz Schubert and His Friends By Emily Arnold McCully, Emily Arnold McCully (Illustrator) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781534488786
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Published: Margaret K. McElderry Books - August 16th, 2022

Caldecott Medal winner Emily Arnold McCully delivers a charming picture book following the life of prolific composer and musician Franz Schubert through the eyes of the friends who helped him find success.

Franz Schubert was only eleven when he auditioned for the Emperor’s Choir School in Vienna, a place where everyone loved music.


How Was That Built?: The Stories Behind Awesome Structures By Roma Agrawal, Katie Hickey (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Roma Agrawal, Katie Hickey (Illustrator)
$23.99
ISBN: 9781547609291
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Published: Bloomsbury Children's Books - August 16th, 2022

This striking book explains the feats of engineering behind the world's most impressive architectural marvels.

From skyscrapers that reach astonishing heights to bridges that span deep and wide rivers, the world is filled with awe-inspiring structures. But how do they work?


Big Book of Colorful Foods (Find, Discover, Learn) By Olga Konstantinovskaya, Clever Publishing Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9781954738485
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Published: Clever Publishing - August 16th, 2022

In this newest addition to the Clever Big Books series, Allie the snail lives in an apple tree. She eats only apples because that’s the only food that grows there! One day, she leaves her apple tree and discovers that there is a rainbow of different foods for her to try.


Pizza!: A Slice of History By Greg Pizzoli, Greg Pizzoli (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Greg Pizzoli, Greg Pizzoli (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780425291078
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - August 9th, 2022

From Geisel Award-winning author Greg Pizzoli comes a hilarious and mouth-watering history of pizza.


Spies By David Long, Terri Po (Illustrator) Cover Image
By David Long, Terri Po (Illustrator)
$19.95
ISBN: 9780571361847
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Published: Faber & Faber Children's - August 9th, 2022

Discover the exciting and dangerous lives of spies and secret agents from Award-winning author David Long and rising star Terri Po.

A single spy can save thousands upon thousands of lives . . .


Agent Most Wanted: The Never-Before-Told Story of the Most Dangerous Spy of World War II By Sonia Purnell Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593350546
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - August 9th, 2022

A young readers adaptation of Sonia Purnell's New York Times bestselling book A Woman of No Importance, the story of Virginia Hall; the unassuming American spy who helped the allies win World War II.


Resistance: My Story of Activism (I, Witness) By Frantzy Luzincourt, Zainab Nasrati (Editor), Zoe Rosenblum (Series edited by), Amanda Uhle (Series edited by), Dave Eggers (Editor) Cover Image
By Frantzy Luzincourt, Zainab Nasrati (Editor), Zoe Rosenblum (Series edited by), Amanda Uhle (Series edited by), Dave Eggers (Editor)
$16.95
ISBN: 9781324016694
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Published: Norton Young Readers - August 9th, 2022

A young activist opens a window for young readers into his fight for equal education, racial justice, and economic equity.


Gaby's Latin American Kitchen: 70 Kid-Tested and Kid-Approved Recipes for Young Chefs By Gaby Melian Cover Image
$22.99
ISBN: 9781954210264
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Published: America's Test Kitchen Kids - August 9th, 2022

Celebrity Chef Gaby Melian brings you into her kitchen to teach the best recipes she’s learned from all over Latin America. From desayuno (breakfast) to cena (dinner), merienda (snacks) to postre (dessert), your young chef will be a pro in no time. 

¡En sus marcas, listos… fuera! Ready, set, cook!


If You’re a Kid Like Gavin By Gavin Grimm, J Yang (Illustrator), Kyle Lukoff Cover Image
By Gavin Grimm, J Yang (Illustrator), Kyle Lukoff
$18.99
ISBN: 9780063057562
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Published: Katherine Tegen Books - July 12th, 2022

A celebratory and empowering story from young trans activist Gavin Grimm, two-time Stonewall Award-winning and Newbery Honor-winning author Kyle Lukoff, and illustrator J Yang follows the true story of how a young boy stood up for himself—and made history along the way.  A Publishers Weekly Best Book of the Year!


The Secret Life of Butterflies By Rena Ortega (Illustrator), Roger Vila (Text by) Cover Image
By Rena Ortega (Illustrator), Roger Vila (Text by)
$16.95
ISBN: 9780500653012
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Published: Thames & Hudson - August 9th, 2022

Discover this follow-up to The Secret Life of Whales—a beautifully illustrated and expansive exploration of butterflies that will appeal to children everywhere. 


The Complete Book of Cat Names (That Your Cat Won't Answer to, Anyway) By Bob Eckstein Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781682687031
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Published: Countryman Press - August 2nd, 2022

Naming a cat is the most important step in your kitten’s life—New Yorker cartoonist Bob Eckstein can help.


Farm Anatomy Sticker Book: A Julia Rothman Creation; More than 750 Stickers By Julia Rothman (Editor) Cover Image
By Julia Rothman (Editor)
$12.95
ISBN: 9781635865387
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Published: Storey Publishing, LLC - August 2nd, 2022

Fans can't get enough of Julia Rothman's acclaimed illustrations from her best-selling book, Farm Anatomy, and now they can put them anywhere they want with more than 750 colorful stickers depicting chickens, bees, bugs, knots, fences, tractors, sheep, pigs, goats, vegetables, and much more of the bountiful parts and pieces of farm life.


Ocean Anatomy Sticker Book: A Julia Rothman Creation; More than 750 Stickers By Julia Rothman Cover Image
$12.95
ISBN: 9781635865370
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Published: Storey Publishing, LLC - August 2nd, 2022

Fans can't get enough of Julia Rothman's acclaimed illustrations from her best-selling book, Ocean Anatomy, and now they can put them anywhere they want with more than 750 stickers depicting birds, fish, lobsters, snails, sharks, jellyfish, and much more. In a compact gift package at the irresistible price of $12.95. 


Nature Anatomy Sticker Book: A Julia Rothman Creation; More than 750 Stickers By Julia Rothman Cover Image
$12.95
ISBN: 9781635865363
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Published: Storey Publishing, LLC - August 2nd, 2022

Fans can't get enough of Julia Rothman's acclaimed illustrations from her best-selling book, Nature Anatomy, and now they can put them anywhere they want with more than 750 stickers depicting birds, feathers, wildflowers, butterflies, mammals, fungi, insects, constellations, and so much more. In a compact gift package at the irresistible price of $12.95. 


Kids Cook Gluten-Free: Over 65 Fun and Easy Recipes for Young Gluten-Free Chefs By Kelli Bronski, Peter Bronski Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781615198559
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Published: The Experiment - August 2nd, 2022

A fun, foolproof guide to gluten-free cooking for the kid chef in your kitchen—from the authors of No Gluten, No Problem Pizza

Are you ready for the best gluten-free biscuits you’ve ever had? How about gluten-free mac and cheese? Or brownies? Kids Cook Gluten-Free teaches children to make all these and more.


Stand Up!: 10 Mighty Women Who Made a Change By Brittney Cooper, Cathy Ann Johnson (Illustrator) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781338763850
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Published: Orchard Books - August 2nd, 2022

From the New York Times bestselling author of Eloquent Rage comes a powerful, groundbreaking picture book debut introducing young readers to ten revolutionary Black women -- both historical and contemporary -- who changed the world for the better, inspiring readers today to know their strength, to be brave, and to STAND UP!

“A breakthrough...


Curious Creatures Working With Tools By Zoë Armstrong, Anja Susanj (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Zoë Armstrong, Anja Susanj (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781838740016
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Published: Flying Eye Books - August 2nd, 2022

From apes to otters to clever crows, this beautifully illustrated non-fiction picture book tells stories of amazing tool-using animals that use objects in crafty ways.

"This entertaining and informative title is a delightful read-aloud and a recommended addition to the nonfiction shelves."
School Library Journal


Just Like Jesse Owens By Andrew Young, Paula Young Shelton (As told by), Gordon C. James (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Andrew Young, Paula Young Shelton (As told by), Gordon C. James (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780545554657
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Published: Scholastic Inc. - August 2nd, 2022

Civil rights icon, Ambassador Andrew Young and his daughter, Paula Young Shelton, deliver a powerful oral history about a special day in Andrew’s childhood that changed him forever. This story of race relations in the 1930s South is illustrated by bestselling Caldecott Honor winner Gordon C.


Lion Lights: My Invention That Made Peace with Lions By Richard Turere, Shelly Pollock, Sonia Possentini (Illustrator) Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9780884488859
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Published: Tilbury House Publishers - August 2nd, 2022

Named an Outstanding Science Trade Book for 2022 by the National Science Teaching Association and the Children’s Book Council.

California Eureka Silver Honoree 2022

A story of ingenuity and perseverance.


Axolotls (Animals) By Jaclyn Jaycox Cover Image
$7.95
ISBN: 9781666342789
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Published: Pebble Books - August 1st, 2022

Axolotls have gills, but they are not fish. They are amphibians Unlike other amphibians, though, axolotls spend their whole lives in the water. With easy text and colorful photos, young readers will have fun finding out more about these unique creatures.


Escape Room Puzzles: Tomb of the Pharaohs By Editors of Kingfisher Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780753478370
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Published: Kingfisher - August 2nd, 2022

Are you smart enough to help Ethan, Kiran, Cassia, and Zane stop a long-forgotten ancient Egyptian tomb from disappearing forever?


The Ocean Is Kind of a Big Deal By Nick Seluk, Nick Seluk (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Nick Seluk, Nick Seluk (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781338314656
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Published: Orchard Books - August 2nd, 2022

Oh hey, guess what? New York Times bestseller Nick Seluk has a hilarious new nonfiction picture book all about the world's biggest ecosystem -- the ocean!

Have you ever thought about everything the ocean does for you? It changes the weather, creates oxygen, provides food, and is a great place to have fun, too! So why is the ocean such a big deal?


Super Soccer Activity Book: Based on the Big Book of Football By Claire Saunders, Damien Weighill (Illustrator), MUNDIAL Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9780711276994
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Published: Wide Eyed Editions - August 2nd, 2022

Show boredom the red card with the Super Soccer Activity Book, a fun-packed, interactive dive into all things soccer!

Play your way through over 30 activities designed to delight any soccer-crazy 7+ year-old.


It's My Whole Life: Charlotte Salomon: An Artist in Hiding During World War II By Susan Wider Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781324015451
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Published: Norton Young Readers - August 2nd, 2022

Winner of the National Jewish Book Award for Young Adult Literature

A gripping middle grade biography of Charlotte Salomon, and an ode to how art can capture both life’s everyday beauty and its monumental horrors.


Show-How Guides: Pumpkin Carving: The 9 Essential Designs & Techniques Everyone Should Know! By Renée Kurilla, Keith Zoo (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Renée Kurilla, Keith Zoo (Illustrator)
$6.99
ISBN: 9781250784353
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Published: Odd Dot - August 2nd, 2022

SHOW-HOW GUIDES: PUMPKIN CARVING is a primer for curious minds with a clear, fun graphic style that invites any kid to get started designing their pumpkins.

This pocket-sized 101 includes a curated collection of 18 essential cutting and carving techniques. Every step is illustrated, allowing kids to easily master the basics, regardless of how they learn.


Owls (New & Updated) By Gail Gibbons Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780823452026
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Published: Holiday House - July 26th, 2022

Delve into the nocturnal world of owls in this new and updated edition of a classic from the #1 science writer for kids Gail Gibbons.

On silent wings a bird sweeps down in the moonlight...


Growing Patterns: Fibonacci Numbers in Nature By Sarah C. Campbell, Richard P. Campbell (Photographs by) Cover Image
By Sarah C. Campbell, Richard P. Campbell (Photographs by)
$9.99
ISBN: 9781635928372
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Published: Astra Young Readers - July 26th, 2022

An ALSC Notable Children's Book

A wonderful introduction to one of the most beautiful connections between mathematics and the natural world–the Fibonacci sequence–through a series of stunning nature photographs.


Queen Elizabeth: A Platinum Jubilee Celebration By DK Cover Image
By DK
$17.99
ISBN: 9780241593882
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Published: DK Children - July 26th, 2022

A beautifully illustrated non-fiction picture book that explores the incredible life and legacy of Queen Elizabeth, the longest serving British monarch, and how her historic reign has shaped the world.

An official Platinum Jubilee souvenir that explores the incredible life and legacy of Queen Elizabeth and how her historic reign has shaped the world.


Deadly Aim: The Civil War Story of Michigan's Anishinaabe Sharpshooters By Sally M. Walker, Eric Hemenway (Foreword by) Cover Image
By Sally M. Walker, Eric Hemenway (Foreword by)
$12.99
ISBN: 9781250833228
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Published: Square Fish - July 26th, 2022

"Hits the mark."—Kirkus

An engaging middle-grade nonfiction narrative of the American Indian soldiers who bravely fought in the Civil War from Sibert Award-winning author Sally M. Walker.


More than 20,000 American Indians served in the Civil War, yet their stories have often been left out of the history books.


Speedy Knots: Quick & Easy Ways to Master the Basics (How to Tie Knots, Sailor Knots, Rock Climbing Knots, Rope Work, Activity Book for Kids) By Lindy Pokorny Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781646432738
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Published: Applesauce Press - July 26th, 2022

Little climbers, campers, sailors, and adventurers alike will become knot-tying pros with Speedy Knots.

This visual guide answers all of your knot-tying questions. Simple, straightforward language makes it easy to master the basics without getting tied up. Knot tying is a fundamental skill that will help your child through life’s adventures.


Kay's Anatomy: A Complete (and Completely Disgusting) Guide to the Human Body By Adam Kay, Henry Paker (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Adam Kay, Henry Paker (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9780593483404
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Published: Delacorte Press - July 26th, 2022

This complete (and completely gross) guide to the human body is the hilarious debut nonfiction children's book from world-wide multi-million bestselling author and former doctor Adam Kay! 


What Is the Supreme Court? (What Was?) By Jill Abramson, Who HQ, Gregory Copeland (Illustrator) Cover Image
$6.99
ISBN: 9780593386781
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Published: Penguin Workshop - July 19th, 2022

Hear ye, hear ye! Get ready to learn all about the most powerful court in the United States.


Who Is Cristiano Ronaldo? (Who HQ Now) By James Buckley, Jr., Who HQ, Gregory Copeland (Illustrator) Cover Image
$5.99
ISBN: 9780593226346
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Published: Penguin Workshop - July 19th, 2022

Discover how a young boy born in Portugal with a passion for soccer worked hard to become one of the most famous athletes of all time in this exciting addition to the Who HQ Now series that features newsmakers and trending topics.


Lunchbox: So Easy, So Delicious, So Much Fun to Eat By Marnie Hanel, Jen Stevenson Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781648290947
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Published: Artisan - July 19th, 2022

Build a better lunchbox with this little-to-no-cooking collection of 100 easy-to-make meals that are guaranteed to bring a little celebration to lunchtime, take the stress out of planning and packing, and fuel your child with nutritious and flavorful food.
 
Packing your kid’s lunch doesn’t need to be a chore.


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Rewilding: Bringing Wildlife Back Where It Belongs By David A. Steen, Chiara Fedele (Illustrator), Neon Squid Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781684492220
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Published: Neon Squid - July 19th, 2022

Selected as one of the Best Nature Books of 2022 by Kirkus Reviews
Selected as one of the Best Informational Books of 2022 for Older Readers by Chicago Public Library

"A book worth returning to multiple times. A fascinating primer on the intricacies of ecosystems." -- Kirkus, starred review


Yoshi and the Ocean: A Sea Turtle's Incredible Journey Home By Lindsay Moore, Lindsay Moore (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Lindsay Moore, Lindsay Moore (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780063060982
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Published: Greenwillow Books - May 24th, 2022

Lindsay Moore chronicles the remarkable true story of Yoshi, a loggerhead sea turtle who traveled an astounding 25,000 miles after being released from the aquarium that rehabilitated her. Informational and awe-inspiring, Yoshi and the Ocean is a gorgeous picture book about patience, perseverance, the ocean, and finding your way home.


Sea Bear: A Journey for Survival By Lindsay Moore, Lindsay Moore (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Lindsay Moore, Lindsay Moore (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9780062791290
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Published: Greenwillow Books - May 24th, 2022

“A subtle cry for environmental activism in an enticing package.”Kirkus Reviews (starred review)

“An artful and expressive take on the effects of global warming.”School Library Journal (starred review)


Inheritance: A Visual Poem By Elizabeth Acevedo, Andrea Pippins (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Elizabeth Acevedo, Andrea Pippins (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062931948
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Published: Quill Tree Books - May 3rd, 2022

They tell me to “fix” my hair.

And by fix, they mean straighten, they mean whiten;

but how do you fix this shipwrecked

history of hair?


The Wonders We Seek: Thirty Incredible Muslims Who Helped Shape the World By Saadia Faruqi, Saffa Khan (Illustrator), Aneesa Mumtaz Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780062973443
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Published: Quill Tree Books - June 7th, 2022

In this biographical collection, with stunning portraits and illustrations by Saffa Khan, authors Saadia Faruqi and Aneesa Mumtaz highlight some of the talented Muslim physicians, musicians, athletes, poets, and more who helped make the world we know today.

A brilliant surgeon heals patients in the first millennium.

A female king rules the Indian subcontinent.


Science Comics: Bridges: Engineering Masterpieces By Dan Zettwoch Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781250216908
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Published: First Second - July 19th, 2022

A 2023 National Science Teachers Association Best STEM Book

Suspend your disbelief with Science Comics: Bridges, a new volume of First Second's STEM graphic novel series!


Laugh-Out-Loud: The 1,001 Funniest LOL Jokes of All Time By Rob Elliott Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9780063255630
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Published: HarperCollins - May 31st, 2022

Laugh out loud with this uproarious collection of the 1,0001 FUNNIEST jokes from the author of the #1 bestselling Laugh-Out-Loud Jokes for Kids series. Perfect for car rides, rainy days, or anytime you just want to crack up!

Q: What goes up and down but never moves?

A: A flight of stairs.


Creative Book Art: Over 50 ways to upcycle books into stationery, decorations, gifts, and more By Clare Youngs Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9781800651180
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Published: CICO Books - July 12th, 2022

Transform old books and magazines into beautiful paper crafts, with over 50 inspiring projects.

Packed full of ideas for everything from stationery and homewares to paper animals and gifts for kids, Creative Book Art shows you how to make stunning projects that look impressive but are deceptively simple to make.


The Atlas Obscura Explorer’s Guide for the World’s Most Adventurous Kid By Dylan Thuras, Rosemary Mosco, Joy Ang (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Dylan Thuras, Rosemary Mosco, Joy Ang (Illustrator)
$14.95
ISBN: 9781523516148
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Published: Workman Publishing Company - July 19th, 2022

New York Times bestseller, now in paperback!

The Atlas Obscura Explorer’s Guide for the World’s Most Adventurous Kid is a thrilling expedition to 100 of the most surprising, mysterious, and weird-but-true places on earth. 


For curious kids, this is the chance to embark on the journey of a lifetime—and see how faraw


Learn to Write ABC & 123: Scholastic Early Learners (Workbook) By Scholastic, Scholastic (Editor) Cover Image
By Scholastic, Scholastic (Editor)
$7.99
ISBN: 9781338828542
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Published: Cartwheel Books - July 19th, 2022

This engaging, full-color workbook from Scholastic Early Learners provides practice in key skills your child needs to succeed in school. Includes stickers and a completion certificate!

A strong educational foundation helps ensure a child is able to benefit from the learning opportunities available in today's preschool classroom.


Mammoth Math: Everything You Need to Know About Numbers By David Macaulay Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780744056112
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Published: DK Children - July 12th, 2022

Introducing an off-beat guide to math from award-winning author and illustrator David Macaulay.


Mrs Wordsmith 5th Grade English Stupendous Workbook,: with 3 months free access to Word Tag, Mrs Wordsmith's vocabulary-boosting app! By Mrs Wordsmith Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9780744057003
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Published: DK Children - July 12th, 2022

Fifth Grade English in one workbook! Hours of fun, illustrated activities covering all the basics of Fifth Grade English, and more!

A comprehensive workbook of fun, illustrated exercises for ages 10–11
 
An entire year of English learning packed into 192 pages!
 
Vocabulary, grammar, punctuation, spelling, and more!
 


Mrs Wordsmith 4th Grade English Humongous Workbook: with 3 months free access to Word Tag, Mrs Wordsmith's vocabulary-boosting app! By Mrs Wordsmith Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9780744056990
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Published: DK Children - July 12th, 2022

Fourth Grade English in one workbook! Hours of fun, illustrated activities covering all the basics of Fourth Grade English, and more!

A comprehensive workbook of fun, illustrated exercises for ages 9–10
 
An entire year of English learning packed into 192 pages!
 
Vocabulary, grammar, punctuation, spelling, and more!
 


The Longest Journey: An Arctic Tern's Migration By Amy Hevron Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780823447008
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Published: Neal Porter Books - July 12th, 2022

Follow the epic annual migration of an Arctic Tern on its sixty-thousand-mile journey to the South Pole and back again, the longest such migration in the animal kingdom.


The Science Spell Book: Magical Experiments for Kids By Cara Florance Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781728232522
Availability: Backordered
Published: Sourcebooks Explore - July 6th, 2022

Use science to create REAL magic with 30 dazzling experiments you can do at home—the perfect science gift for kids!

Written by biochemist Cara Florance, The Science Spell Book is the perfect way to engage kids while teaching them about science. Readers will learn about physics, biology, chemistry and more with amazing activities like:


My Sleepover at Grandma's House (My Grandma's House) By Hazel Quintanilla (Illustrator), Luke Séguin-Magee (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Hazel Quintanilla (Illustrator), Luke Séguin-Magee (Illustrator)
$9.99
ISBN: 9781728260426
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Published: Hometown World - July 5th, 2022

Get ready for a fun-packed sleepover at Grandma's house in this special activity book for kids!


The Fact-Packed Activity Book: Rocks and Minerals: With More Than 50 Activities, Puzzles, and More! (The Fact Packed Activity Book) By DK Cover Image
By DK
$9.99
ISBN: 9780744056631
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Published: DK Children - July 5th, 2022

This fun-filled activity book will teach you all about rocks and minerals with exciting activities, puzzles and more!


Really Big Questions For Daring Thinkers: Over 40 Bold Ideas about Philosophy (Really Really Big Questions) By Stephen Law Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780753478295
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Published: Kingfisher - July 5th, 2022

• Have you ever wondered what your pet is thinking?
• Or asked yourself if aliens really exist?
• Have you pondered the meaning of life or tried to think about nothing, absolutely nothing at all?

These are some of life’s biggest questions, and you are a daring thinker for even thinking about them!


Hope Is an Arrow: The Story of Lebanese-American Poet Khalil Gibran By Cory McCarthy, Ekua Holmes (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Cory McCarthy, Ekua Holmes (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781536200324
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Published: Candlewick - July 5th, 2022

A lyrical biography of Kahlil Gibran by award-winning writer Cory McCarthy, with glorious illustrations by Caldecott Honoree and two-time Coretta Scott King Illustrator Award winner Ekua Holmes.


She Persisted: Malala Yousafzai By Aisha Saeed, Chelsea Clinton, Alexandra Boiger (Illustrator), Gillian Flint (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Aisha Saeed, Chelsea Clinton, Alexandra Boiger (Illustrator), Gillian Flint (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9780593402931
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Published: Philomel Books - July 5th, 2022

Inspired by the #1 New York Times bestseller She Persisted by Chelsea Clinton and Alexandra Boiger, a chapter book series about women who spoke up and rose up against the odds--including Malala Yousafzai!


My Name Is Jason. Mine Too.: Our Story. Our Way. By Jason Reynolds, Jason Griffin Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9781534478220
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Published: Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books - June 28th, 2022

A stunning visual autobiography of two crazy-talented besties, bestselling and award-winning author Jason Reynolds and painter Jason Griffin, who could never be who they are singularly if they weren’t who they were together.

Once upon a time in America, there were two Jasons. Jason Reynolds and Jason Griffin. One a poet. One an artist. One Black. One white. Two voices.


My First Book of Japanese: 800+ Words & Pictures By Jay Fox Cover Image
By Jay Fox
$16.99
ISBN: 9781638190455
Availability: Backordered
Published: Bushel & Peck Books - July 12th, 2022

A brilliant, colorful way to learn your first words in Japanese


Mushrooms: An Illustrated Field Guide (Illustrated Field Guides) By June Lee (Illustrator), Niko Summers Cover Image
By June Lee (Illustrator), Niko Summers
$14.95
ISBN: 9781951511319
Availability: Backordered
Published: Cider Mill Press - June 28th, 2022

A beautifully illustrated pocket-size hardcover guide to the mushrooms of North America—a must-have for any mushroom enthusiast’s backpack or home library. 

Mushrooms: An Illustrated Field Guide is a compact, beautifully illustrated field guide to 50 North America’s most popular mushrooms. Inside this elegant hardcover, you’ll find p


The Extraordinary World of Birds (The Magic and Mystery of Nature) By David Lindo, Claire McElfatrick (Illustrator) Cover Image
By David Lindo, Claire McElfatrick (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9780744050080
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Published: DK Children - June 28th, 2022

Enter the world of birds for an incredible journey through the skies, into trees, and even underground.


My First Big Book of Sight Words (My First Big Book of Coloring) By Little Bee Books Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781499812848
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Published: little bee books - June 28th, 2022

My First Big Book of Sight Words is a jumbo activity book with almost 200 pages of learning fun to help kids identify and practice sight words!

Kids will love My First Big Book of Sight Words, a follow-up and expansion to the successful My First Big Book of Coloring series that's packed with page after page of learning fun!


Who Was E. B. White? (Who Was?) By Gail Herman, Who HQ, Dede Putra (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Gail Herman, Who HQ, Dede Putra (Illustrator)
$6.99
ISBN: 9780593386729
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Published: Penguin Workshop - June 28th, 2022

An entertaining biography of the man behind Stuart Little and Charlotte's Web, two of the best loved children's books of all time. Learn about E.B. White's exciting life in this new addition to the #1 New York Times bestselling series!


Are Llamas Ticklish? #1: And Other Silly Questions from Curious Kids (But Why #1) By Jane Lindholm, Melody Bodette, Neil Swaab (Illustrator) Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780593384343
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Published: Grosset & Dunlap - June 28th, 2022

Do you know why goats have rectangular eyes? Or why horses sleep standing up? Or if llamas are ticklish? After reading this book you will!


Do Fish Breathe Underwater? #2: And Other Silly Questions from Curious Kids (But Why #2) By Jane Lindholm, Melody Bodette, Neil Swaab (Illustrator) Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780593384367
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Published: Grosset & Dunlap - June 28th, 2022

Do you know why whales sing? Or why pufferfish puff up? Or how coral changes color? You will after you read this book!


Little Guides to Great Lives: Nelson Mandela By Isabel Thomas, Hannah Warren (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Isabel Thomas, Hannah Warren (Illustrator)
$9.99
ISBN: 9781510230071
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Published: Laurence King Publishing - June 28th, 2022

Anti-apartheid revolutionary, politician and philanthropist, Nelson Mandela's journey from political prisoner to president of South Africa is an incredible tale of triumph in the face of adversity.


Little Guides to Great Lives: Leonardo Da Vinci By Isabel Thomas, Katja Spitzer (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Isabel Thomas, Katja Spitzer (Illustrator)
$9.99
ISBN: 9781510230088
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Published: Laurence King Publishing - June 28th, 2022

Most famous as the painter who created the Mona Lisa, Leonardo da Vinci is also one of history's greatest geniuses – he was a mathematician, architect, astronomer, scientist and musician...and he even invented the helicopter!

From artists to aviators and scientists to revolutionaries, Little Guides to Great Lives is a brand new series of small-format guides introducing children


Little Guides to Great Lives: Anne Frank By Isabel Thomas, Escobar Paola (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Isabel Thomas, Escobar Paola (Illustrator)
$9.99
ISBN: 9781510230026
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Published: Laurence King Publishing - June 28th, 2022

Anne Frank was an ordinary girl living in extraordinary times. Forced to go into hiding to escape the Nazis' persecution of Jews in World War II, Anne kept a diary that would become one of the most famous books in the world.

Meet one of history's most inspiring figures in this beautifully-illustrated guide to her amazing life.


Little Guides to Great Lives: Frida Kahlo By Isabel Thomas, Marianna Madriz (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Isabel Thomas, Marianna Madriz (Illustrator)
$9.99
ISBN: 9781510230118
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Published: Laurence King Publishing - June 28th, 2022

Frida Kahlo was a colourful Mexican artist who endured great pain and hardship, but used her bright, vivid brushstrokes to express her emotions and reveal her true personality.


Life in Hot Water: Wildlife at the Bottom of the Ocean By Mary Batten, Thomas Gonzalez (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Mary Batten, Thomas Gonzalez (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781682631522
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Published: Peachtree - June 21st, 2022

A dramatic overview of the deep-sea extremophiles that thrive in scalding water and permanent darkness at the bottom of the ocean


My Perfect Cabin By Emmanuelle Mardesson, Sarah Loulendo (Illustrator) Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780744051568
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Published: DK Children - June 21st, 2022

Take your little one on a journey around the world! Meet many people from different cultures and explore wonderful scenery across the planet.

Follow Lucile on a globetrotting adventure as she searches for a place that she can call home. From tropical rainforest to the snowy Arctic, will she ever find her dream home? Come along with us and let’s find out!


How Not to Get Eaten: More than 75 Incredible Animal Defenses By Josette Reeves, Asia Orlando (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Josette Reeves, Asia Orlando (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9780744056501
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Published: DK Children - June 14th, 2022

An in-depth look at the many clever, creative, and crazy ways that animals protect themselves from predators.
 


Baseball Around the World: How the World Plays the Game By Chris Singleton, Dean Burrell Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781638190912
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Published: Bushel & Peck Books - June 17th, 2022

Baseball might be America's favorite pastime, but baseball isn't just an American sport

"Awide audience of young readers will find plenty to cheer for in this winningoverview, with its grand slam collection of timely facts and positive message."--SchoolLibrary Journal, starred review


Countdown: 2979 Days to the Moon By Suzanne Slade, Thomas Gonzalez (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Suzanne Slade, Thomas Gonzalez (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781682634004
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Published: Peachtree - June 14th, 2022

The captivating true story of NASA's effort to land the first man on the Moon is told through powerful free verse and stunning illustrations.


Wild Horses By Melissa Marr, Melissa Marr (Photographs by) Cover Image
By Melissa Marr, Melissa Marr (Photographs by)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593109113
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Published: Nancy Paulsen Books - June 14th, 2022

Gorgeous photographs and an evocative text sing the praises of a real-life herd of wild horses running free in Arizona, in this ode to the beauty of these glorious creatures.
 


Between one breath and the next, / the Wild Horses appear.
Gliding through trees, / weaving between cactus and rock.
 


LEGO Party Ideas: With Exclusive LEGO Cake Mini Model (Lego Ideas) By Hannah Dolan, Nate Dias, Jessica Farrell Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780744054576
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Published: DK Children - June 14th, 2022

A fun collection of more than 50 ideas for party-themed LEGO® models to inspire young LEGO builders

      Get ready to celebrate with more than 50 playful party build ideas!
 


What's the Difference? Animals: Spot the difference in the animal kingdom! By DK Cover Image
By DK
$16.99
ISBN: 9780744056587
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Published: DK Children - June 7th, 2022

Be prepared with all the facts you need to identify these commonly confused animals!
 


How do you tell the difference between a llama and an alpaca? What really makes a crocodile different from an alligator? Is that a leopard, a cheetah or a jaguar?
 


Behind the Scenes at the Space Stations: Your All Access Guide to the World's Most Amazing Space Station By DK Cover Image
By DK
$19.99
ISBN: 9780744056105
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Published: DK Children - June 7th, 2022

Your all-access pass to spectacular space stations. 
 


Step inside one of humanity’s greatest achievements with a behind-the-scenes guide to space exploration.
 


Dr. Seuss's 100 First Words/Las primeras 100 palabras de Dr. Seuss (Bilingual Edition) By Dr. Seuss Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9780593430590
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - June 7th, 2022

This bilingual edition of Dr. Seuss's 100 First Words is perfect for introducing little ones to basic words in English and Spanish—and to the world of Dr. Seuss!


She Persisted: Marian Anderson By Katheryn Russell-Brown, Chelsea Clinton, Alexandra Boiger (Illustrator), Gillian Flint (Illustrator) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780593403785
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Published: Philomel Books - June 7th, 2022

Inspired by the #1 New York Times bestseller She Persisted by Chelsea Clinton and Alexandra Boiger, a chapter book series about women who spoke up and rose up against the odds--including Marian Anderson!


Who Was Johnny Cash? (Who Was?) By Jim Gigliotti, Who HQ, Gregory Copeland (Illustrator) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780399544163
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Published: Penguin Workshop - June 7th, 2022

Was Johnny Cash always the rebellious "Man in Black" that we remember him as today? Find out in this biography from the #1 New York Times bestselling series that takes us from Cash's childhood on an Arkansas cotton farm to his first days in rockabilly through his most famous years as a country music legend and icon of American songwriting.


Who Was Ponce de León? (Who Was?) By Pam Pollack, Meg Belviso, Who HQ, Dede Putra (Illustrator) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780399544330
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Published: Penguin Workshop - June 7th, 2022

Learn the story of Spanish conquistador Juan Ponce de León and how he shaped the history of both Florida and Puerto Rico during the Age of Exploration in this new book from the #1 New York Times bestselling series.


What's the T?: The Guide to All Things Trans and/or Nonbinary By Juno Dawson Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781728254036
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Published: Sourcebooks Fire - June 7th, 2022

Discover what it means to be a young transgender and/or non-binary person in the twenty-first century in this candid and funny guide for teens from the bestselling author of This Book is Gay.


Animals Illustrated: Ringed Seal By William Flaherty, Sara Otterstatter (Illustrator) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781772273700
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Published: Inhabit Media - June 7th, 2022

Animals Illustrated mixes fun-filled animal facts suitable for the youngest of readers with intricately detailed illustrations to create a unique and beautiful collection of children's non-fiction books about Arctic animals.


Black Girls Sew: Projects and Patterns to Stitch and Make Your Own By Hekima Hapa, Lesley Ware Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781419754845
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Published: Abrams - June 7th, 2022

Black Girls Sew supplies tools, builds skills, and offers encouragement to help young sewists create a powerful sense of self and style

Black Girls Sew is a nonprofit organization built on strong messaging: teach and empower young girls to take ownership of and have pride in their clothing.


Life Log: Track Your Life with Infographic Activities By Lea Redmond, Andrea Tsurumi (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Lea Redmond, Andrea Tsurumi (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9781452166247
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Published: Chronicle Books - June 7th, 2022

Delight in the data of your life with this beautifully illustrated journal from bestselling author Lea Redmond.

Collect data from your everyday activities and learn to recognize the extraordinary patterns all around you!


Go: A Kidd’s Guide to Graphic Design By Chip Kidd Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781523515653
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Published: Workman Publishing Company - June 7th, 2022

Now in paperback! A curious kid's guide to graphic design, covering form, function, color, typography, and much more, plus 10 hands-on design projects. Written by Chip Kidd, "the closest thing to a rock star" in the design world (USA Today).

​Design is all around you. And whether you realize it or not, you are already a designer.


Brain Fun Picture Puzzles: All Cats! By Michèle Filon Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781955703130
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Published: Centennial Books - June 7th, 2022

Can you spot the difference? BRAIN FUN PICTURE PUZZLES  CATS elevates the fun-level of what’s considered a classic among puzzlers. 

Ragdoll, Siamese, Scottish fold, American shorthair—yes, Brain Fun Picture Puzzles Cats is all about our favorite furry pet, the cat.


Deep Dive into Deep Sea: Exploring the Most Mysterious Levels of the Ocean By Tim Flannery, Sam Caldwell (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Tim Flannery, Sam Caldwell (Illustrator)
$17.95
ISBN: 9781324019770
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Published: Norton Young Readers - June 7th, 2022

Internationally renowned author and scientist Tim Flannery explores the most remote and mysterious levels of Earth’s oceans.

Who is the giant squid’s mortal enemy?

Can you see ghosts in the deep sea?

What in the world is a headless chicken monster?


What A Shell Can Tell By Helen Scales, Sonia Pulido (By (artist)) Cover Image
By Helen Scales, Sonia Pulido (By (artist))
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ISBN: 9781838664312
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Published: Phaidon Press - June 15th, 2022

'This wondrous compendium will enthrall beachcombers and landlubbers alike.' – The New York Times

'For the beach-bound family… they may even end up knowing what they're finding when they're combing the sand.' – The Wall Street Journal

A stunning, lavishly illustrated, and information-packed introduction to the wonder of shells through the art of observ


Book of Dinosaurs: 10 Record-Breaking Prehistoric Animals By Gabrielle Balkan, Sam Brewster (By (artist)) Cover Image
By Gabrielle Balkan, Sam Brewster (By (artist))
$19.95
ISBN: 9781838664299
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Published: Phaidon Press - June 15th, 2022

A stunning dinosaur picture book by the team behind the global bestseller Book of Bones – with touch-and-feel skeletons and fascinating facts to amaze, educate, and entertain young readers

In this interactive book with touch-and-feel skeletons, ten record-breaking dinosaurs are introduced through a guessing game with clues.


Here and Queer: A Queer Girl's Guide to Life By Rowan Ellis, Jacky Sheridan (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Rowan Ellis, Jacky Sheridan (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9780711264755
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Published: Frances Lincoln Children's Books - May 31st, 2022

Here and Queer is a helpful, friendly guide full of support and advice about living your best queer life, written for girls. 

This vibrant, inclusive guide, designed for all kinds of girls, is designed to help you be the strongest, proudest, happiest version of yourself! A celebration of the gift of queerness, it's packed full of heart


ABC That Could Be Me By Little Coleman, Lindsay Scott (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Little Coleman, Lindsay Scott (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9781646051496
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Published: La Reunion Publishing - May 31st, 2022

ABC That Could Be Me is an alphabet picture book written and illustrated to empower Black children across the world. This book champions Black excellence by showing kids they can be doctors, lawyers, the president, and so much more Read about people like Paul R.


Sharks (A Day in the Life): What Do Great Whites, Hammerheads, and Whale Sharks Get Up To All Day? By Carlee Jackson, Chaaya Prabhat (Illustrator), Neon Squid Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781684492190
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Published: Neon Squid - June 7th, 2022

"An attractive series for kids intrigued by animals in the wild." -- Booklist

Set over a 24-hour period, meet deadly tiger sharks, baby lemon sharks, and gigantic basking sharks in this kids’ nonfiction book about the coolest predators in the ocean.


Build-a-Bug By Sara Ball Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780789214287
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Published: Abbeville Kids - May 31st, 2022

Mix and match heads, thoraxes, and abdomens to make 1,000 remarkable insects!


Love Rules: A Family's True Story of Adoption and Unconditional Love By Andrea Melvin, Dave Eaton, Michael Clark, Jr., Danielle Parchment (Illustrator) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250780560
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Published: Feiwel & Friends - June 7th, 2022

When Michael came to live with Andrea and Dave, all he had was one bag and a list of questions. The biggest being: Will I stay?

He met their dog, Rory, and had his favorite dinner. He went camping and started a new school with new friends. All while asking himself the same question: Will I stay?


Reading Together: Share in the Wonder of Books with a Parent-Child Book Club By Noah Brown, Dominic de Bettencourt, Luci Doherty, Owen Lowe-Rogstad, Ronan McCann, Liz Kay (Illustrator) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781797205151
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Published: Chronicle Books - May 24th, 2022

Reading Together is the essential guide for parents interested in starting a book club with their kids and raising their children to become book-loving adults.


History Comics: The Stonewall Riots: Making a Stand for LGBTQ Rights By Archie Bongiovanni, A. Andrews (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Archie Bongiovanni, A. Andrews (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9781250618351
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Published: First Second - May 24th, 2022

Turn back the clock with History Comics! In this graphic novel, experience the Stonewall Riots firsthand and meet iconic activists like Marsha P. Johnson and Sylvia Rivera.


Middle school is an essential time to learn and practice social skills, including how to get along with others, talk about hard things, be an ally, and a good friend. In What Can I Say?,Catherine Newman, author of the bestseller How to Be a Person, provides supportive guidance and instruction to help kids establish or and maintain meaningful relationships and ef


What About: Science (TW What About) By Bertrand Fichou, Pascal Lemaître (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Bertrand Fichou, Pascal Lemaître (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9791036339172
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Published: Twirl - May 24th, 2022

What is the sound barrier? What is snot made of? Why do we yawn? Curious kids want to know, and they will get the answers to these questions and many more in this exceptional illustrated Q&A book.


The Whale Who Swam Through Time: A Two-Hundred-Year Journey in the Arctic By Alex Boersma, Nick Pyenson, Alex Boersma (Illustrator) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250803023
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Published: Roaring Brook Press - May 24th, 2022

This sweeping nonfiction picture book The Whale Who Swam Through Time explores the 200-year lifespan of a bowhead whale and the changing environment that surrounds her.

Almost 200 years ago . . .


Mae Makes a Way: The True Story of Mae Reeves, Hat & History Maker By Olugbemisola Rhuday-Perkovich, Andrea Pippins (Illustrator) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780525645856
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Published: Crown Books for Young Readers - May 24th, 2022

Tip your hat to fashion designer and civil rights icon Mae Reeves in this picture book biography written in collaboration with the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture!

"A fine introduction to a determined trailblazer." -The New York Times
 


Children of the World By Nicola Edwards, Andrea Stegmaier (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Nicola Edwards, Andrea Stegmaier (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9781944530402
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Published: 360 Degrees - May 24th, 2022

Young readers can discover what life is like for children all around the world as they explore everything from food to family, and even learn how to say hello in many different languages.


Out!: How to Be Your Authentic Self By Miles McKenna Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781419739958
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Published: Amulet Paperbacks - May 17th, 2022

Miles McKenna is a queer and trans activist. He transitioned online in front of a million people. This is his survival guide.

When Miles came out on his YouTube channel in 2015—then transitioned online in 2017—his aim was to help other teens navigate their identities and take charge of their own coming-out stories.


Celia Planted a Garden: The Story of Celia Thaxter and Her Island Garden By Phyllis Root, Gary D. Schmidt, Melissa Sweet (Illustrator) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781536204292
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Published: Candlewick - May 17th, 2022

From an all-star team comes a lyrical picture-book biography about a writer and master gardener who created beauty in a harsh island habitat that was visited by literary and artistic luminaries of her time.


The History of the Computer: People, Inventions, and Technology that Changed Our World By Rachel Ignotofsky Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781984857422
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Published: Ten Speed Press - May 17th, 2022

A strikingly illustrated overview of the computing machines that have changed our world—from the abacus to the smartphone—and the people who made them, by the New York Times bestselling author and illustrator of Women in Science.


Discovering Tigers, Lions & Other Cats: The Ultimate Handbook to the Big Cats of the World By Julius Csotonyi (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Julius Csotonyi (Illustrator)
$19.95
ISBN: 9781646432059
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Published: Applesauce Press - May 17th, 2022

Discover the wonderful world of big cats with this tactile book jam-packed with scientific facts and incredible full-color images that pounce right off the page.

Become an expert on all the big cats of the world, from well-known safari favorites to the elusive snow leopard. Learn about species-specific behavior, habitats, diets, cool quirks, and more.


Forest School for Grown-Ups By Richard Irvine, Paul Oakley (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Richard Irvine, Paul Oakley (Illustrator)
$24.95
ISBN: 9781797215280
Availability: Backordered
Published: Chronicle Books - May 10th, 2022

From starting a fire to foraging for food, basket making to making a bird feeder, tree hugging and cloud scrying, this beautifully designed forest almanac is a treasure for anyone who loves the outdoors.