Acclaimed author Gail Jarrow, recipient of a 2019 Robert F. Sibert Honor Award, explores the science and grisly history of U.S. Civil War medicine, using actual medical cases and first-person accounts by soldiers, doctors, and nurses.
A suspenseful tale of witches, family, and magic from internationally bestselling author Stefan Bachmann. When a twelve-year-old orphan unexpectedly becomes the mistress of a seemingly abandoned castle, she is thrust into a mysterious plot involving murderous spells, false identity, and a magical battle of wills between the living and the dead.
New York Times bestselling author Jerry Craft returns with a companion book to New Kid, winner of the 2020 Newbery Medal, the Coretta Scott King Author Award, and the Kirkus Prize.
In his latest graphic novel, Dragon Hoops, New York Times bestselling author Gene Luen Yang turns the spotlight on his life, his family, and the high school where he teaches.
Gene understands stories—comic book stories, in particular. Big action. Bigger thrills. And the hero always wins.
Winner of the 2020 National Book Award for Young People's Literature!FOUR STARRED REVIEWS!
Winner of the 2020 Boston Globe-Horn Book Award for Fiction and Poetry!
In a small but turbulent Louisiana town, one boy's grief takes him beyond the bayous of his backyard, to learn that there is no right way to be yourself.
$16.99ISBN: 9780062570741Availability: ON HAND in at least ONE of our stores. Click through or call for up-to-the-minute availability.Published: HarperCollins - September 8th, 2020
From Sharon Creech, Newbery Medal winner and New York Times bestselling author, comes a powerful coming-of-age story of a girl who discovers the endless possibilities her future may hold, with help from a brilliant teacher and a boy with a generous smile.$12.99ISBN: 9781250171115Availability: ON HAND in at least ONE of our stores. Click through or call for up-to-the-minute availability.Published: First Second - February 4th, 2020
Kat Leyh's Snapdragon is a magical realist graphic novel about a young girl who befriends her town’s witch and discovers the strange magic within herself.
Snap's town had a witch.$17.99ISBN: 9780735266100Availability: NOT on our shelves now. Usually ships from warehouse in several days.Published: Puffin Canada - September 8th, 2020
Narnia meets traditional Indigenous stories of the sky and constellations in an epic middle grade fantasy series from award-winning author David Robertson.$19.99ISBN: 9781547603947Availability: NOT on our shelves now. Usually ships from warehouse in several days.Published: Bloomsbury Children's Books - November 3rd, 2020
In 1967, a twenty-five-year-old refugee named Bashir Khairi traveled from the Palestinian hill town of Ramallah to Ramla, Israel, with a goal: to see the beloved stone house with the lemon tree in its backyard that he and his family had been forced to leave nineteen years earlier.$16.99ISBN: 9780316456388Availability: ON HAND in at least ONE of our stores. Click through or call for up-to-the-minute availability.Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - March 10th, 2020
Award-winning YA author Brandy Colbert's debut middle-grade novel about the only two Black girls in town who discover a collection of hidden journals revealing shocking secrets of the past.$16.99ISBN: 9781536212273Availability: NOT on our shelves now. Usually ships from warehouse in several days.Published: Candlewick - October 13th, 2020
A riveting middle-grade fantasy about sibling bonds, enchanted houses, and encroaching wildness, lyrically told in eerily beautiful prose
The grass grew taller than the house itself, surrounding it on all sides. It stuffed the keyholes and scraped against the roof. It shook the walls and made paintings shiver.$19.99ISBN: 9781484746455Published: Disney-Hyperion - October 6th, 2020At last, the breathtaking, action-packed finale of the #1 bestselling Trials of Apollo series is here!$17.99ISBN: 9781338591385Published: Scholastic Press - September 15th, 2020The story of Mia and her family and friends at the Calivista Motel continues in this powerful, hilarious, and resonant sequel to the award-winning novel Front Desk.
Mia Tang thinks she's going to have the best year ever.
$16.99ISBN: 9781250766861Availability: NOT on our shelves now. Usually ships from warehouse in several days.Published: Roaring Brook Press - October 6th, 2020
In this young readers adaptation of her #1 New York Times bestselling book, two-time Olympic gold medalist and FIFA World Cup champion Abby Wambach inspires the next generation to find their voice, unite their pack, and change the world.$9.95ISBN: 9781773214399Published: Annick Press - October 13th, 2020
Coming of age against all odds in the midst of the Arab Spring.$16.99ISBN: 9781525300165Published: Kids Can Press - September 1st, 2020
An essential overview of the science behind stereotypes: from why our brains form them to how recognizing them can help us be less biased.
From the time we're babies, our brains constantly sort and label the world around us --- a skill that's crucial for our survival.$17.99ISBN: 9780399545436Published: Nancy Paulsen Books - September 1st, 2020
National Book Award winner Jacqueline Woodson's stirring novel-in-verse explores how a family moves forward when their glory days have passed and the cost of professional sports on Black bodies.Not available to orderISBN: 9781728209722Availability: Backordered--delivery time uncertainPublished: Sourcebooks Young Readers - September 1st, 2020
"This is a teeth-chattering, eyes bulging, shuddering-and-shaking, chills-at-the-back-of-your-neck ghost story. I loved it "--R.L. Stine, author of the Goosebumps series$17.99ISBN: 9781984816436Availability: NOT on our shelves now. Usually ships from warehouse in several days.Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - July 7th, 2020
In this debut middle-grade girl-power friendship story, an eighth grader starts a podcast to protest the unfair dress code enforcement at her middle school and sparks a rebellion.
Molly Frost is FED UP...
Because Olivia was yelled at for wearing a tank top.$16.99ISBN: 9781984816610Availability: NOT on our shelves now. Usually ships from warehouse in several days.Published: Dial Books - July 14th, 2020
Between going out with his celebrity crush and his mom's campaign to be the next town mayor, Danny's got a lot to learn about life in the spotlight.