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Homerooms and Hall Passes Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062872142
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Published: Balzer + Bray - October 8th, 2019

“You can’t help falling in love with this hilarious upside-down take on Dungeons & Dragons. I read; I cheered; I laughed out loud.”—Gordon Korman


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The Tea Dragon Festival Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9781620106556
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Published: Oni Press - September 17th, 2019

"A lovely, gentle fantasy." –– KIRKUS

Revisit the enchanting world of Tea Dragons with an all-new companion story to the two-time Eisner Award-winning graphic novel The Tea Dragon Society!

Rinn has grown up with the Tea Dragons that inhabit their village, but stumbling across a real dragon turns out to be a different matter entirely!


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Lumberjanes: Unicorn Power! (Lumberjanes #1) Cover Image
By Mariko Tamaki, Brooklyn Allen (Illustrator), BOOM! Studios (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9781419727269
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Published: Harry N. Abrams - August 13th, 2019

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Skulls! Cover Image
By Blair Thornburgh, Scott Campbell (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534414006
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Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - July 23rd, 2019

Debut picture book author Blair Thornburgh and award-winning illustrator Scott Campbell put their heads together to celebrate one of the most important bones in your body: the skull!

You probably don’t think much about skulls.
So what’s the big deal about them?

Well, every head
of every person
you’ve ever seen
has a skull inside.

And


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First Day of Groot! Cover Image
By Brendan Deneen, Cale Atkinson (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9781368000697
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Published: Marvel Press - July 2nd, 2019

You'll find adventure at every turn. Now, come on, quick-it's time to learn!



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Artsy Cats Board Book Cover Image
By Mudpuppy, Angie Rozelaar (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9780735361065
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Published: Mudpuppy Books - June 18th, 2019

A pawsitively purrfect tour through modern art history! Introduce modern art meowsters with this book of adorable cat portraits, each inspired by an iconic style of art. The Artsy Cats Board Book from Mudpuppy features clever kitty-inspired artist names and painting credits, from Clawed Monet to Paw Klee.
- 28 sturdy pages
- Book trim: 7 x 7"


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It Feels Good to Be Yourself: A Book About Gender Identity Cover Image
By Theresa Thorn, Noah Grigni (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250302953
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - June 4th, 2019

A picture book that introduces the concept of gender identity to the youngest reader from writer Theresa Thorn and illustrator Noah Grigni.

Some people are boys. Some people are girls. Some people are both, neither, or somewhere in between.


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To Night Owl From Dogfish Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780525553236
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Published: Dial Books - February 12th, 2019

From two extraordinary authors comes a moving, exuberant, laugh-out-loud novel about friendship and family, told entirely in emails and letters.


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Song for a Whale Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781524770235
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Published: Delacorte Books for Young Readers - February 5th, 2019

In the spirit of modern-day classics like Fish in a Tree and Counting by 7s comes the Schneider Family Book Award-winning story of a deaf girl's connection to a whale whose song can't be heard by his species, and the journey she takes to help him.


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Courageous Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781338226850
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Published: Scholastic Press - November 27th, 2018

Aiden is the son of a fisherman on the south coast of England, and he's feared the ocean since his oldest brother's ship was sunk by a German U-boat.


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Very Rich Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780823440283
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Published: Margaret Ferguson Books - September 25th, 2018

Ten-year-old Rupert Brown inadvertently finds himself spending Christmas with the wealthiest family in town and is astonished to discover a world he never knew existed.


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Paul Writes (a Letter) Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780802854940
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Published: Eerdmans Books for Young Readers - September 11th, 2018

A charming introduction to Saint Paul and his epistles


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Karma Khullar's Mustache Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781481477710
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - August 14th, 2018

In the tradition of Judy Blume, debut author Kristi Wientge tackles the uncomfortable—but all too relatable—subject of female body hair and self-esteem with this “sparkling and triumphant tale of a middle school misfit” (Heather Vogel Frederick).

Karma Khullar is about to start middle school, and she is super nervous.


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Nowhere Boy Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781250307576
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Published: Roaring Brook Press - August 7th, 2018

"A resistance novel for our time." - The New York Times
"A hopeful story about recovery, empathy, and the bravery of young people." - Booklist


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Star Wars Are You Scared, Darth Vader? Cover Image
By Adam Rex, Adam Rex (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781484704974
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Published: Disney Lucasfilm Press - July 3rd, 2018

It's midnight and the moon is full, but Darth Vader isn't scared.
OF COURSE I AM NOT SCARED.
Nothing can scare Lord Vader!
CORRECT.
Not monsters or witches or ghosts, and especially not the dark.
So what is Darth Vader scared of?
Re


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We Don't Eat Our Classmates Cover Image
By Ryan T. Higgins, Ryan T. Higgins (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781368003551
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Published: Disney-Hyperion - June 19th, 2018

It's the first day of school for Penelope Rex, and she can't wait to meet her classmates. But it's hard to make human friends when they're so darn delicious! That is, until Penelope gets a taste of her own medicine and finds she may not be at the top of the food chain after all. . .


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Drawn Together Cover Image
By Minh Lê, Dan Santat (Illustrator), Dan Santat (Cover design or artwork by)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781484767603
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - June 5th, 2018

The recipient of six starred reviews and the APALA Asian/Pacific American Award for Literature!


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Ocean Meets Sky Cover Image
By Terry Fan, Eric Fan, Terry Fan (Illustrator), Eric Fan (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781481470377
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - May 15th, 2018

“Young readers will be captivated.” —The Washington Post

From the creators of the gorgeous bestseller The Night Gardener comes a stunning new picture book about a young boy who sets sail to find a place his grandfather told him about…the spot where the ocean meets the sky.

It’s a good day for sailing.

Finn liv


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Doll-E 1.0 Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316510318
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - May 1st, 2018

A STEM-friendly tale of a girl and the doll she upgrades to be her new friend, for fans of The Most Magnificent Thing and Rosie Revere, Engineer.


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100 First Words for Little Geeks Cover Image
By Brooke Jorden, Kyle Kershner (Illustrator)
$9.99
ISBN: 9781945547959
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Published: Familius - May 1st, 2018

There's a TARDIS cookie jar in our kitchen. A Picard air freshener in our car. And we won't even mention Harry Potter in the bathroom. We're geeks and proud of it! But is there nothing for baby? Inconceivable!