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Chris' Story Time Picks

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Poppy and Mozart: Storybook with 16 musical sounds (Poppy Sound Books) By Magali Le Huche (Illustrator), Magali Le Huche Cover Image
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Are You Ready to Play Outside? (An Elephant and Piggie Book) By Mo Willems, Mo Willems (Illustrator) Cover Image
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Duck on a Bike By David Shannon, David Shannon (Illustrator) Cover Image
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Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus! By Mo Willems, Mo Willems (Illustrator) Cover Image

Featured Children's & YA Bestsellers

Sweet Valley Twins: Best Friends: (A Graphic Novel) By Francine Pascal, Claudia Aguirre (Illustrator), Nicole Andelfinger (Adapted by) Cover Image
Pokemon Visual Companion By DK Cover Image
Cursed (Gilded Duology #2) By Marissa Meyer Cover Image
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

Brain Quest Decks & Workbooks

My First Brain Quest Q&A Cards: 350 Questions to Build Your Toddler's Word Skills. Teacher Approved! (Brain Quest Decks) By Chris Welles Feder, Susan Bishay Cover Image
Brain Quest Workbook: Pre-K (Brain Quest Workbooks) By Liane Onish Cover Image
Brain Quest Workbook: Kindergarten (Brain Quest Workbooks) By Lisa Trumbauer Cover Image
Summer Brain Quest: Between Grades K & 1 By Workman Publishing, Megan Butler, Claire Piddock, Kimberly Oliver Burnim, Edison Yan (Illustrator), Maris Wicks (Illustrator) Cover Image
Brain Quest Workbook: 1st Grade (Brain Quest Workbooks) By Lisa Trumbauer Cover Image
Summer Brain Quest: Between Grades 1 & 2 By Workman Publishing, Megan Butler, Claire Piddock, Mindy Yip (Guest editor), Edison Yan (Illustrator), Rachel Dukes (Illustrator) Cover Image
Brain Quest Workbook: 2nd Grade (Brain Quest Workbooks) By Liane Onish Cover Image
Summer Brain Quest: Between Grades 2 & 3 By Workman Publishing, Persephone Walker, Claire Piddock, Edison Yan (Illustrator), Matt Cummings (Illustrator), Jane Ching Fung (Guest editor) Cover Image
Brain Quest 3rd Grade Q&A Cards: 1000 Questions and Answers to Challenge the Mind. Curriculum-based! Teacher-approved! (Brain Quest Decks) By Chris Welles Feder, Susan Bishay Cover Image
Brain Quest Workbook: 3rd Grade (Brain Quest Workbooks) By Janet A. Meyer Cover Image
Brain Quest 4th Grade Q&A Cards: 1,500 Questions and Answers to Challenge the Mind. Curriculum-based! Teacher-approved! (Brain Quest Decks) By Chris Welles Feder, Susan Bishay Cover Image
Brain Quest Workbook: 4th Grade (Brain Quest Workbooks) By Barbara Gregorich Cover Image
Brain Quest 5th Grade Q&A Cards: 1,500 Questions and Answers to Challenge the Mind. Curriculum-based! Teacher-approved! (Brain Quest Decks) By Chris Welles Feder, Susan Bishay Cover Image

New Board Books

Hello, USA!: A Book of Beginner Concepts (Hello, World) By Ashley Evanson, Ashley Evanson (Illustrator) Cover Image
Pixar Buddy Block (An Abrams Block Book): The Ultimate Celebration of Pixar Pals By Pixar Studios, Peski Studio (Illustrator) Cover Image
Amor Is to Love You By Susie Jaramillo, Susie Jaramillo (Illustrator) Cover Image
We Are Love By Patricia Hegarty, Thomas Elliott (Illustrator) Cover Image
A Hug for You!: With soft arms for real HUGS! By Samantha Sweeney, Dawn Machell (Illustrator) Cover Image
Spin and Spot Things That Go: What Can You Spin and Spot Today? By DK, Anna Suessbauer (Illustrator) Cover Image
Explore the Planets (Adventures of Evie and Juno #1) By Carly Madden, Neil Clark (Illustrator) Cover Image
My Name Is Malala By Malala Yousafzai, Mariam Quraishi (By (artist)) Cover Image
Little Wild Animal Hugs (Little Animal Hugs) By Hans Wilhelm, Kirwan Wednesday (Illustrator) Cover Image
Toys: A Black-and-White Book (Baby Touch) By Ladybird, Lemon Ribbon Studio (Illustrator) Cover Image
Our Little Kitchen By Jillian Tamaki Cover Image
Bookscape Board Books: We Love Books! By Ingela P. Arrhenius (Illustrator) Cover Image

Robin's Favorite Board Books

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rAinbowZ (M books: see + read) By Michael Arndt Cover Image
Stack the Cats By Susie Ghahremani Cover Image
I Carry Your Heart with Me By E.E. Cummings, Mati McDonough (Illustrator) Cover Image
Ooko By Esmé Shapiro Cover Image
Ten Little Fingers and Ten Little Toes Padded Board Book By Mem Fox, Helen Oxenbury (Illustrator) Cover Image
Contrary Dogs By élo, élo (Illustrator) Cover Image
Big Red Barn By DK Cover Image
Changing Picture Book: Red Car, Green Car: A Changing Colors Book By Roger Priddy Cover Image
Opposite Surprise By Agnese Baruzzi, Agnese Baruzzi (Illustrator) Cover Image
Jamberry Padded Board Book By Bruce Degen, Bruce Degen (Illustrator) Cover Image
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Mama  Do You Love Me?: (Children's Storytime Book, Arctic and Wild Animal Picture Book, Native American Books for Toddlers) (Mama & Papa, Do You Love Me?) By Barbara M. Joosse, Barbara Lavallee (Illustrator) Cover Image
Where Is the Green Sheep? By Mem Fox, Judy Horacek (Illustrator), Judy Horacek Cover Image

New Picture Books

Marvel Super Heroes: The Ultimate Pop-Up Book By Matthew Reinhart Cover Image
The Great Caper Caper: Volume 5 (Lady Pancake & Sir French Toast) By Josh Funk, Brendan Kearney Cover Image
Love, Escargot By Dashka Slater, Sydney Hanson (Illustrator) Cover Image
Construction Site: Farming Strong, All Year Long (Goodnight, Goodnight, Construc) By AG Ford (Illustrator), Sherri Duskey Rinker Cover Image
How to Send a Hug By Hayley Rocco, John Rocco (Illustrator) Cover Image
The Book of Mean People (20th Anniversary Edition) By Toni Morrison, Slade Morrison Cover Image
Plume: Festival Seeker By Tania McCartney Cover Image
Love Birds By Jane Yolen, Anna Wilson (Illustrator) Cover Image
Frindleswylde By Natalia O'Hara, Lauren O'Hara Cover Image
Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening By Robert Frost, P.J. Lynch (Illustrator) Cover Image
Paradise Sands: A Story of Enchantment By Levi Pinfold, Levi Pinfold (Illustrator) Cover Image
Cozy in Love By Jan Brett, Jan Brett (Illustrator) Cover Image

Staff Favs - Picture Books

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Mending the Moon By Emma Pearl, Sara Ugolotti (Illustrator) Cover Image
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A Book, Too, Can Be a Star: The Story of Madeleine L'Engle and the Making of A Wrinkle in Time By Charlotte Jones Voiklis, Jennifer Adams, Adelina Lirius (Illustrator) Cover Image
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Farmhouse By Sophie Blackall Cover Image
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Kumo: The Bashful Cloud By Kyo Maclear, Nathalie Dion (Illustrator) Cover Image
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Beatrice Likes the Dark By April Genevieve Tucholke, Khoa Le (Illustrator) Cover Image
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Parfait, Not Parfait! By Scott Rothman, Avery Monsen (Illustrator) Cover Image
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King Kong's Cousin By Mark Teague, Mark Teague (Illustrator) Cover Image
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Old Friends By Margaret Aitken, Lenny Wen (Illustrator) Cover Image
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Lizzy and the Cloud By Terry Fan, Eric Fan, Terry Fan (Illustrator), Eric Fan (Illustrator) Cover Image
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Clementine and the Lion By Zoey Abbott, Zoey Abbott (Illustrator) Cover Image
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The Language of Flowers By Dena Seiferling Cover Image
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The Great Zapfino By Mac Barnett, Marla Frazee (Illustrator) Cover Image
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The Fairy Garden By Isabella Mazzanti (Illustrator), Georgia Buckthorn Cover Image
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Mushroom Rain By Laura K. Zimmermann, Jamie Green (Illustrator) Cover Image
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The Digger and the Duckling (The Digger Series) By Joseph Kuefler, Joseph Kuefler (Illustrator) Cover Image
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Mina By Matthew Forsythe, Matthew Forsythe (Illustrator) Cover Image
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A History of Me By Adrea Theodore, Erin Robinson (Illustrator) Cover Image
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Stretchy and Beanie By Judy Schachner, Judy Schachner (Illustrator) Cover Image
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Little Red and the Cat Who Loved Cake By Barbara Lehman, Barbara Lehman (Illustrator) Cover Image
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Cat Problems (Animal Problems) By Jory John, Lane Smith (Illustrator) Cover Image

Picture Books - Awards & Honors

Watercress By Andrea Wang, Jason Chin (Illustrator) Cover Image
Have You Ever Seen a Flower? By Shawn Harris (Illustrator) Cover Image
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Mel Fell By Corey R. Tabor, Corey R. Tabor (Illustrator) Cover Image
Unspeakable: The Tulsa Race Massacre By Carole Boston Weatherford, Floyd Cooper (Illustrator) Cover Image
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Wonder Walkers By Micha Archer, Micha Archer (Illustrator) Cover Image
The People Remember: A Kwanzaa Holiday Book for Kids By Ibi Zoboi, Loveis Wise (Illustrator) Cover Image
Nina: A Story of Nina Simone By Traci N. Todd, Christian Robinson (Illustrator) Cover Image
We Wait for the Sun By Katie McCabe, Raissa Figueroa (Illustrator) Cover Image
Soul Food Sunday By Winsome Bingham, C. G. Esperanza (Illustrator) Cover Image
The Me I Choose To Be By Natasha Anastasia Tarpley, Regis and Kahran Bethencourt (By (artist)) Cover Image
¡Vamos! Let's Cross the Bridge (World of ¡Vamos!) By III Raúl the Third, III Raúl the Third (Illustrator) Cover Image
Boogie Boogie, Y’all By C. G. Esperanza, C. G. Esperanza (Illustrator) Cover Image
Bright Star By Yuyi Morales Cover Image
De aquí como el coquí By Nomar Perez, Nomar Perez (Illustrator), Farah Perez (Translated by) Cover Image
May Your Life Be Deliciosa By Michael Genhart, Loris Lora (Illustrator) Cover Image
Child of the Flower-Song People: Luz Jiménez, Daughter of the Nahua By Gloria Amescua, Duncan Tonatiuh (Illustrator) Cover Image
De aquí como el coquí By Nomar Perez, Nomar Perez (Illustrator), Farah Perez (Translated by) Cover Image

New Non-Fiction & Activity Books

What's Up, Pup?: How Our Furry Friends Communicate and What They Are Saying By Kersten Hamilton, Lili Chin (Illustrator) Cover Image
A Land of Books: Dreams of Young Mexihcah Word Painters By Duncan Tonatiuh Cover Image
Elephants Remember: A True Story By Jennifer O'Connell Cover Image
The New Children's Encyclopedia: Packed with thousands of facts, stats, and illustrations (Visual Encyclopedia) By DK Cover Image
A History of Words for Children By Mary Richards, Rose Blake (Illustrator) Cover Image
Dreaming in Code: Ada Byron Lovelace, Computer Pioneer By Emily Arnold McCully Cover Image
Killers of the Flower Moon: Adapted for Young Readers: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI By David Grann Cover Image
Dreaming in Code: Ada Byron Lovelace, Computer Pioneer By Emily Arnold McCully Cover Image
What About: The Universe By Bertrand Fichou Cover Image
Bake, Make, and Learn to Cook Vegetarian: Healthy and Green Recipes for Young Cooks By David Atherton, Alice Bowsher (Illustrator) Cover Image
Pokémon Epic Sticker Collection 2nd Edition: From Kanto to Galar  (Pokemon Epic Sticker Collection #2) By Pikachu Press Cover Image
An Anthology of Aquatic Life (DK Children's Anthologies) By Sam Hume Cover Image

New Early & Middle Grade Readers

Wednesday and Woof #3: The Runaway Robot (HarperChapters) By Sherri Winston, Gladys Jose (Illustrator) Cover Image
Stellarlune (Keeper of the Lost Cities #9) By Shannon Messenger Cover Image
Sir Callie and the Champions of Helston By Esme Symes-Smith Cover Image
Wolfish By Christiane M. Andrews Cover Image
Aggie Morton, Mystery Queen: The Seaside Corpse By Marthe Jocelyn Cover Image
Glassheart (The Secrets of Eden Eld #3) By Kate Alice Marshall Cover Image
The Miraculous Sweetmakers #1: The Frost Fair By Natasha Hastings Cover Image
The Labyrinth of Doom (Once Upon a Tim #2) By Stuart Gibbs, Stacy Curtis (Illustrator) Cover Image
Map of Flames (The Forgotten Five, Book 1) By Lisa McMann Cover Image
The Bad Guys in the Others?! (The Bad Guys #16) By Aaron Blabey Cover Image
Diper Överlöde (Diary of a Wimpy Kid Book 17) By Jeff Kinney Cover Image
A Seed in the Sun By Aida Salazar Cover Image
Rica Baptista: Llamas, Iguanas, and My Very Best Friend By Janet Costa Bates, Gladys Jose (Illustrator) Cover Image
Show Us Who You Are By Elle McNicoll Cover Image
The Year the Maps Changed By Danielle Binks Cover Image
My Nest of Silence By Matt Faulkner, Matt Faulkner (Illustrator) Cover Image
Seekers of the Fox (Thieves of Shadow #2) By Kevin Sands Cover Image
Aggie Morton, Mystery Queen: The Dead Man in the Garden By Marthe Jocelyn, Isabelle Follath (Illustrator) Cover Image
An Elephant & Piggie Biggie! Volume 5 (Elephant and Piggie Book, An) By Mo Willems Cover Image
The FRUSTRATING Book! (An Unlimited Squirrels Book) By Mo Willems Cover Image

New Early & Middle Grade Reader GNs

PAWS: Mindy Makes Some Space By Nathan Fairbairn, Michele Assarasakorn (Illustrator) Cover Image
Mia in the Mix The Graphic Novel (Cupcake Diaries: The Graphic Novel #2) By Coco Simon, Glass House Graphics (Illustrator) Cover Image
Terry's Crew By Terry Crews, Cory Thomas Cover Image
The Greatest in the World! (Tater Tales #1) By Ben Clanton, Ben Clanton (Illustrator) Cover Image
Pea, Bee, & Jay #5: Gotta Find Gramps By Brian "Smitty" Smith, Brian "Smitty" Smith (Illustrator) Cover Image
Cat Ninja: Welcome to the 'Burbs By Matthew Cody, Chad Thomas (Illustrator), Warren Wucinich (Illustrator) Cover Image
Sweet Valley Twins: Best Friends: (A Graphic Novel) By Francine Pascal, Claudia Aguirre (Illustrator), Nicole Andelfinger (Adapted by) Cover Image
My Aunt Is a Monster: (A Graphic Novel) By Reimena Yee Cover Image
Spirit Week By Ira Marcks Cover Image
Unicornado: Another Phoebe and Her Unicorn Adventure By Dana Simpson Cover Image
Freestyle: A Graphic Novel By Gale Galligan Cover Image
I Survived Hurricane Katrina, 2005: A Graphic Novel (I Survived Graphic Novel #6) (I Survived Graphix) By Lauren Tarshis, Alvin Epps (Illustrator) Cover Image

Staff Favs - Middle Readers

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The Door of No Return By Kwame Alexander Cover Image
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Vampiric Vacation (The Sinister Summer Series #2) By Kiersten White Cover Image
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The Marvelous Land of Snergs By Veronica Cossanteli, Melissa Castrillón (Illustrator) Cover Image
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The Cosmic Adventures of Astrid and Stella (A Hello!Lucky Book) By Hello!Lucky Cover Image
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Haven: A Small Cat's Big Adventure By Megan Wagner Lloyd Cover Image
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The Clackity (Blight Harbor) By Lora Senf Cover Image
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Rick Riordan Presents The Last Fallen Moon (A Gifted Clans Novel) By Graci Kim Cover Image
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Wretched Waterpark (The Sinister Summer Series #1) By Kiersten White Cover Image
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Cat & Cat Adventures: The Goblet of Infinity By Susie Yi, Susie Yi (Illustrator) Cover Image
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Enola Holmes: The Graphic Novels: The Case of the Missing Marquess, The Case of the Left-Handed Lady, and The Case of the Bizarre Bouquets By Serena Blasco, Tanya Gold (Translated by) Cover Image
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My Own Lightning By Lauren Wolk Cover Image
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The Beatryce Prophecy By Kate DiCamillo, Sophie Blackall (Illustrator) Cover Image
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Garlic and the Vampire By Bree Paulsen, Bree Paulsen (Illustrator) Cover Image
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Eva Evergreen and the Cursed Witch By Julie Abe Cover Image
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Eva Evergreen, Semi-Magical Witch By Julie Abe Cover Image
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Taking Up Space By Alyson Gerber Cover Image
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Like Home By Louisa Onome Cover Image
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Lemonade Code By Jarod Pratt, Jey Odin (Illustrator) Cover Image
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How to Be a Girl in the World By Caela Carter Cover Image
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Ember and the Ice Dragons By Heather Fawcett Cover Image

RI Children's Book Award Nominations

The 1619 Project: Born on the Water By Nikole Hannah-Jones, Renée Watson, Nikkolas Smith (Illustrator) Cover Image
The Adventure Is Now By Jess Redman Cover Image
Allergic: A Graphic Novel By Megan Wagner Lloyd, Michelle Mee Nutter (Illustrator) Cover Image
Bartali's Bicycle: The True Story of Gino Bartali, Italy's Secret Hero By Megan Hoyt, Iacopo Bruno (Illustrator) Cover Image
Bea Is for Blended By Lindsey Stoddard Cover Image
Chunky By Yehudi Mercado, Yehudi Mercado (Illustrator) Cover Image
Katie the Catsitter By Colleen AF Venable, Stephanie Yue (Illustrator) Cover Image
The Lion of Mars By Jennifer L. Holm Cover Image
The People's Painter: How Ben Shahn Fought for Justice with Art By Cynthia Levinson, Evan Turk (Illustrator) Cover Image
The People's Painter: How Ben Shahn Fought for Justice with Art By Cynthia Levinson, Evan Turk (Illustrator) Cover Image
Playing the Cards You're Dealt By Varian Johnson Cover Image
Saving American Beach: The Biography of African American Environmentalist MaVynee Betsch By Heidi Tyline King, Ekua Holmes (Illustrator) Cover Image
Saving Sorya: Chang and the Sun Bear By Trang Nguyen, Jeet Zdung, Jeet Zdung (Illustrator) Cover Image
Shark Summer By Ira Marcks Cover Image
She Was the First!: The Trailblazing Life of Shirley Chisholm By Katheryn Russell-Brown, Eric Velasquez (Illustrator) Cover Image
Simon B. Rhymin' (Simon B. Rhymin’ #1) By Dwayne Reed Cover Image
Sona Sharma, Very Best Big Sister? By Chitra Soundar, Jen Khatun (Illustrator) Cover Image
Unsettled By Reem Faruqi Cover Image
Unspeakable: The Tulsa Race Massacre By Carole Boston Weatherford, Floyd Cooper (Illustrator) Cover Image
Willodeen By Katherine Applegate, Charles Santoso (Illustrator) Cover Image

RI Middle School Book Award Nominations

Black Brother, Black Brother By Jewell Parker Rhodes Cover Image
Bloom (The Overthrow #1) By Kenneth Oppel Cover Image
The Canyon's Edge By Dusti Bowling Cover Image
City Spies By James Ponti Cover Image
Dress Coded By Carrie Firestone Cover Image
Efrén Divided By Ernesto Cisneros Cover Image
Fighting Words By Kimberly Brubaker Bradley Cover Image
A High Five for Glenn Burke By Phil Bildner Cover Image
Monstrous: The Lore, Gore, and Science Behind Your Favorite Monsters By Carlyn Beccia, Carlyn Beccia (Illustrator) Cover Image
Once Upon an Eid: Stories of Hope and Joy by 15 Muslim Voices By S. K. Ali (Editor), Aisha Saeed (Editor), Sara Alfageeh (Illustrator) Cover Image
The Only Black Girls in Town By Brandy Colbert Cover Image
Snapdragon By Kat Leyh Cover Image
Song for a Whale By Lynne Kelly Cover Image
Superman Smashes the Klan By Gene Luen Yang, Gurihiru (Illustrator) Cover Image
Thirteens (The Secrets of Eden Eld #1) By Kate Alice Marshall Cover Image
Rick Riordan Presents Tristan Strong Punches a Hole in the Sky (A Tristan Strong Novel, Book 1) By Kwame Mbalia Cover Image
Twins: A Graphic Novel (Twins #1) By Varian Johnson, Shannon Wright (Illustrator) Cover Image
When Stars Are Scattered By Victoria Jamieson, Omar Mohamed, Victoria Jamieson (Illustrator), Iman Geddy (Illustrator) Cover Image
A Wish in the Dark By Christina Soontornvat Cover Image
Zenobia July By Lisa Bunker Cover Image

Middle Grade Readers - Awards & Honors

The Last Cuentista By Donna Barba Higuera Cover Image
Red, White, and Whole By Rajani LaRocca Cover Image
Too Bright to See By Kyle Lukoff Cover Image
Barefoot Dreams of Petra Luna By Alda P. Dobbs Cover Image