Kids New Releases

Marcy and the Riddle of the Sphinx Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781911171195
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Published: Nobrow Press - April 3rd, 2018

Kids will love this exciting excavation of ancient Egyptian myths as they follow along with the clever Marcy on a quest to save her dad from the belly of the sphinx


The Trials of Apollo, Book Three: The Burning Maze Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781484746431
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Published: Disney-Hyperion - May 1st, 2018

The formerly glorious god Apollo, cast down to earth in punishment by Zeus, is now an awkward mortal teenager named Lester Papadopoulos. In order to regain his place on Mount Olympus, Lester must restore five Oracles that have gone dark. But he has to achieve this impossible task without having any godly powers and while being duty-bound to a confounding young daughter of Demeter named Meg.


Hello Lighthouse Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316362382
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - April 10th, 2018

A lavish new picture book from Caldecott-winner Sophie Blackall that will transport readers to the seaside in timeless, nautical splendor! Watch the days and seasons pass as the wind blows, the fog rolls in, and icebergs drift by. Outside, there is water all around.


Polly Diamond and the Magic Book Cover Image
By Alice Kuipers, Diana Toledano (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781452152325
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Published: Chronicle Books - May 1st, 2018

"An enchanting adventure of magic and mishaps." --Kirkus Reviews
"Upbeat and lovable, Polly Diamond brings the magic of imagination to life." --Booklist, starred review

The first in a delightfully funny and magical chapter book series perfect for fans of Ivy + Bean, Amelia Bedelia, and Dory Fantasmagory


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The Smoke Thieves Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780425290217
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - May 1st, 2018

Unforgiveable betrayals, devious motives, and forbidden love collide in the first installment of internationally bestselling author Sally Green's epic new fantasy series, perfect for Game of Thrones fans.

In a land tinged with magic and a bustling trade in an illicit supernatural substance, destiny will intertwine the fates of five players:


Tiffany Sly Lives Here Now Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781335994134
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Published: Harlequin Teen - May 1st, 2018

"I've got seven days to come clean to my new dad. Seven days to tell the truth..."For sixteen-year-old Tiffany Sly, life hasn't been safe or normal for a while.


Julian Is a Mermaid Cover Image
By Jessica Love, Jessica Love (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9780763690458
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Published: Candlewick Press (MA) - April 23rd, 2018

In an exuberant picture book, a glimpse of costumed mermaids leaves one boy flooded with wonder and ready to dazzle the world.


Alma and How She Got Her Name Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780763693558
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Published: Candlewick Press (MA) - April 10th, 2018

What's in a name? For one little girl, her very long name tells the vibrant story of where she came from -- and who she may one day be.


Prince & Knight Cover Image
By Daniel Haack, Stevie Lewis (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781499805529
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Published: Little Bee Books - May 1st, 2018

"Victorious . . . the premier queer-friendly fairy tale." Kirkus Reviews, starred review

"An illuminating fairy tale for young readers to be able to see that not every prince would like to marry a princess." School Library Journal

"A colorful and entertaining tale exploring sexuality, acceptance, and young love." Booklist


I Walk with Vanessa: A Story about a Simple Act of Kindness Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781524769550
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Published: Schwartz & Wade Books - April 24th, 2018

"This beautifully illustrated story shows young readers how to become caring and supportive upstanders. Love it " --Trudy Ludwig, bestselling author of The Invisible Boy


Tradition Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781481480345
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Published: Margaret K. McElderry Books - May 1st, 2018

From New York Times bestselling and award-winning author Brendan Kiely, a stunning new novel that explores the insidious nature of tradition at a prestigious boarding school.


Leah on the Offbeat Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062643803
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Published: Balzer + Bray - April 24th, 2018

#1 New York Times bestseller!

In this sequel to the acclaimed Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda—now a major motion picture, Love, Simon—we follow Simon’s BFF Leah as she grapples with changing friendships, first love, and senior year angst.


Love Double Dutch! Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781524700003
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - April 3rd, 2018

From the creator of the popular Disney Channel original movie, Jump In comes a double Dutch novel perfect for fans of stories about sports, summer, and friendship.


Code Word Courage (Dogs of World War II) Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780545840750
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Published: Scholastic Press - April 24th, 2018

Billie has lived with her great-aunt ever since her mom passed away and her dad left. Billie's big brother, Leo, is about to leave, too, for the warfront. But first, she gets one more weekend with him at the ranch.