Kids Fiction & Non-Fiction - May

The One and Only Bob Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780062991317
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Published: HarperCollins - May 5th, 2020

We Dream of Space Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062747303
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Published: Greenwillow Books - May 5th, 2020

Newbery Medalist and New York Times–bestselling author Erin Entrada Kelly transports readers to 1986 and introduces them to the unforgettable Cash, Fitch, and Bird Thomas in this pitch-perfect middle grade novel about family, friendship, science, and exploration. A great choice for readers of Kate DiCamillo, Rita Williams-Garcia, and Rebecca Stead.


Iggy Peck and the Mysterious Mansion (The Questioneers) Cover Image
By Andrea Beaty, David Roberts (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9781419736926
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Published: Harry N. Abrams - May 12th, 2020

Becoming Brianna (Emmie & Friends) Cover Image
By Terri Libenson, Terri Libenson (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9780062894533
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Published: Balzer + Bray - May 5th, 2020

National bestselling author Terri Libenson returns with another endearing, relatable story of friendship and finding confidence. Perfect for fans of Raina Telgemeier and Jennifer L. Holm.

Middle school is full of challenges.


Spy School British Invasion Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781534424715
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - May 5th, 2020

Superspy middle schooler Ben Ripley is finally going to take SPYDER down, once and for all, in this latest addition to the New York Times bestselling Spy School series.

Stranded in Mexico after nearly capturing the leaders of SPYDER, thirteen-year-old Ben Ripley desperately needs a shower.


Any Day with You Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780525707578
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Published: Wendy Lamb Books - May 5th, 2020

A warm, tender story about a creative girl who hopes that by winning a filmmaking contest, she'll convince her great-grandfather not to move back home to the Philippines. For fans of Erin Entrada Kelly and Kelly Yang.


Sweep: The Story of a Girl and Her Monster Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781419737022
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Published: Harry N. Abrams - May 5th, 2020

Eight Princesses and a Magic Mirror Cover Image
By Natasha Farrant, Lydia Corry (Illustrator)
$19.95
ISBN: 9781324015567
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Published: Norton Young Readers - May 5th, 2020

Here are princesses for the Rebel Girls generation: bold, empowered, and determined to be true to themselves.


Trailblazers: Simone Biles Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780593124529
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - May 5th, 2020

Bring history home with you and meet some of the world's greatest game changers! Get inspired by the true story of the most award-winning American gymnast. This biography series is for kids who loved Who Was? and are ready for the next level.


Turtle Boy Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780593121573
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Published: Delacorte Books for Young Readers - May 5th, 2020

This middle-grade debut, which will surely appeal to fans of Wonder, explores self-image, friendship, and grief, while highlighting the importance of taking chances. It will make you laugh and cry, and you will be eager to share it with someone you love.


Shuri: A Black Panther Novel (Marvel) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781338585476
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Published: Scholastic Inc. - May 5th, 2020

From New York Times bestselling author Nic Stone comes an all-new upper middle grade series based on one of the Marvel Universe's break-out characters Shuri, from Black Panther!


Trailblazers: Stephen Hawking: A Life Beyond Limits Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780593124499
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - May 5th, 2020

Bring history home and meet some of the world's greatest game changers! Get inspired by the true story of a famous scientist who changed our understanding of physics forever. This biography series is for kids who loved Who Was? and are ready for the next level.


Sal and Gabi Fix the Universe (A Sal and Gabi Novel, Book 2) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781368022835
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Published: Rick Riordan Presents - May 5th, 2020

Best-selling author Rick Riordan presents the sequel to the critically acclaimed Sal and Gabi Break the Universe, a brilliant sci-fi romp with Cuban influence. Among many other challenges, Sal and Gabi have to try to make everything right with our world when there is a rogue Gabi from another universe running loose.


Tornado Brain Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781984815316
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - May 5th, 2020

In this heartfelt and powerfully affecting coming of age story, a neurodivergent 7th grader is determined to find her missing best friend before it's too late.


The Absence of Sparrows Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780316450904
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - May 5th, 2020

Stranger Things meets The Stand in this haunting coming-of-age novel about a plague that brings the world to a halt -- and the boy who believes that his town's missing sparrows can save his family.


What Is LEGO? (What Was?) Cover Image
By Jim O'Connor, Who HQ, Ted Hammond (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9780593092941
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Published: Penguin Workshop - May 5th, 2020

Find out how these fun, stackable blocks became the most popular toys in the world.


What We Found in the Corn Maze and How It Saved a Dragon Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780316492317
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - May 5th, 2020

When three kids discover a book of magic spells that can only be cast during a few short minutes a day, they'll need all the time they can get to save a dying magical world, its last dragon, and themselves.


Keep It Together, Keiko Carter Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781338607529
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Published: Scholastic Press - May 5th, 2020

Fans of Wendy Mass and Lisa Greenwald are sure to fall head-over-heels for this sweet story about first crushes, friendship drama, and finding the courage to stand up for yourself.


Pages & Co.: The Lost Fairy Tales Cover Image
By Anna James, Paola Escobar (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781984837295
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Published: Philomel Books - May 5th, 2020

The second magical bookwandering adventure in the nationally bestselling Pages & Co. series, featuring Tilly Pages as she journeys to France to wander inside a peculiar book of fairytales. Perfect for fans of Inkheart and The Land of Stories. Soon to be a major television series!


Connect the Dots Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781338354034
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Published: Scholastic Press - May 5th, 2020

Liar & Spy meets The Parker Inheritance in this whimsically complex story about human connection and the power we all have to determine our own fate.


The Moon Within (Scholastic Gold) Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781338283389
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Published: Arthur A. Levine Books - May 5th, 2020

* "A worthy successor to Are You There God? It's Me, Margaret set in present-day Oakland." -Kirkus Reviews, starred review

The Moon Within joins the Scholastic Gold line, which features award-winning and beloved novels. Includes exclusive bonus content!

Celi Rivera's life swirls with questions.

About her changing body.


Sal and Gabi Break the Universe (A Sal and Gabi Novel, Book 1) Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781368023627
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Published: Rick Riordan Presents - May 5th, 2020

Winner of the Pura Belpré Award

How did a raw chicken get inside Yasmany's locker?


Freedom Fire (Dactyl Hill Squad #2) Cover Image
$6.99
ISBN: 9781338268850
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Published: Arthur A. Levine Books - May 5th, 2020

"An unforgettable historical, high-octane adventure." -- Dav Pilkey, author-illustrator of the Dog Man series

Magdalys and the squad are flying south on pteroback. South to rescue her older brother. South to war.


The Ruby Princess Runs Away (Jewel Kingdom #1) Cover Image
$6.99
ISBN: 9781338565676
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Published: Scholastic Paperbacks - May 5th, 2020

Four girls are about to become princesses! But can they keep their kingdom safe? Read to find out-- and collect the full sheet of sparkly holographic stickers in every book!

In the Jewel Kingdom, four girls rule: Roxanne is the Ruby Princess, Sabrina is the Sapphire Princess, Emily is the Emerald Princess, and Demetra is the Diamond Princess.


The Sapphire Princess Meets a Monster (Jewel Kingdom #2) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781338565690
Availability: Backordered
Published: Scholastic Paperbacks - May 5th, 2020

Four girls are about to become princesses! But can they keep their kingdom safe? Read to find out-- and collect the full sheet of sparkly holographic stickers in every book!

In the Jewel Kingdom, four girls rule: Roxanne is the Ruby Princess, Sabrina is the Sapphire Princess, Emily is the Emerald Princess, and Demetra is the Diamond Princess.


Heart of Gold (Cutiecorns #1) Cover Image
By Shannon Penney, Addy Rivera Sonda (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9781338540369
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Published: Scholastic Paperbacks - May 5th, 2020

Meet the Cutiecorns, adorable puppies with magical horns who get into all kinds of enchanting adventures.


The Startup Squad: Face the Music Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781250180469
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Published: Imprint - May 5th, 2020

Girls mean business in The Startup Squad: Face the Music, the second novel in the series, which Kirkus Reviews calls “an enjoyable and diverse story highlighting friendship, entrepreneurship, and perseverance.”


Hotdog! #1 Cover Image
By Anh Do, Dan McGuiness (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9781338587203
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Published: Scholastic Inc. - May 5th, 2020

Meet Hotdog, the wiener dog, and his friends! In this colorful illustrated chapter book series, Anh Do introduces us to a small hero with a big heart.

Hotdog and his friends are going on a mad adventure to help a baby bird find his missing mom! They'll climb to crazy heights to find her! But can they handle dirty diapers and karate-chopping roosters along the way?


Bone Adventures Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781338620672
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Published: Graphix - May 5th, 2020

For the youngest fans of the bestselling graphic novel series BONE, Jeff Smith has created two hilarious tales to delight beginning readers.


Soof (Scholastic Gold) Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780545846660
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Published: Scholastic Inc. - May 5th, 2020


In this stand-alone follow-up to Sarah Weeks's beloved So B. It, a girl who the world might see as weird finds her footing and stands her ground.


The Execution (The Plot to Kill Hitler #2) Cover Image
$6.99
ISBN: 9781338359046
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Published: Scholastic Paperbacks - May 5th, 2020

Based on the real-life scheme to take down one of history's greatest monsters, this heart-pounding trilogy puts two courageous kids at the center of the plot to kill Adolf Hitler.

Summer 1944.


A Daring Rescue (Dolphin Island #1) Cover Image
By Catherine Hapka, Petur Antonsson (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9781338290189
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Published: Scholastic Press - May 5th, 2020

Welcome to Dolphin Island, where the tropical sun shines, the dolphins play, and friendship is always just down the beach!


Trespassers Cover Image
By Breena Bard, Breena Bard (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781338264210
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Published: Graphix - May 5th, 2020

Gabby Woods loves a mystery, but is breaking into an abandoned lake house going too far to uncover the truth?


Where Is the Congo? (Where Is?) Cover Image
By Megan Stine, Who HQ, Dede Putra (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9780593093214
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Published: Penguin Workshop - May 5th, 2020

Discover what lives and grows in the Congo Basin in Central Africa, one of the planet's most remarkable regions.

Running through six countries in the middle of Africa, the Congo Basin contains some of the largest tropical rainforests in the world. Dealing with present-day issues of climate change, it is home to bonobo apes, mountain gorillas, forest elephants, and more.


The Sewer Rat Stink (Geronimo Stilton Graphic Novel #1) Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781338587302
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Published: Scholastic Paperbacks - May 5th, 2020

Praise for The Sewer Rat Stink:

"Fresh, funny, and fast-paced. The free-style artwork and anything-goes story will make kids want to write and draw their own books!" -Dav Pilkey


Lety Out Loud: A Wish Novel Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781338159356
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Published: Scholastic Paperbacks - May 5th, 2020

Award-winning author Angela Cervantes returns to the fan favorite animal shelter featured in Gaby, Lost and Found, with a heartfelt
novel about friendship and finding your voice.


Can Lety find her voice before it's too late?


The Hive Queen (Wings of Fire, Book 12) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781338214499
Availability: Backordered
Published: Scholastic Press - May 5th, 2020

The #1 New York Times bestselling series continues with a thrilling revelation -- three brand-new tribes of dragons!


Tom Gates: Extra Special Treats (Not) Cover Image
By L Pichon, L Pichon (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9781536213201
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Published: Candlewick - May 5th, 2020

Between snowstorms, visiting relatives, and chocolate raisins, everything’s piling up around Tom Gates in his sixth doodle-packed diary.


National Geographic Kids Almanac 2021, U.S. Edition (National Geographic Almanacs) Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781426336713
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Published: National Geographic Children's Books - May 5th, 2020

The latest installment of the New York Times best-selling almanac features brand-new amazing animal stories, explorer profiles, and outrageous attractions that kids know and love, plus more of the incredible inventions, awesome games, and fresh challenges for curious kids who want to learn all about the world and everything that's in it!


The War Below Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781338608335
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Published: Scholastic Inc. - May 5th, 2020

This companion novel to Skrypuch's Making Bombs for Hitler follows a boy who joins the underground Ukrainian resistance in the fight against Hitler.

The Nazis took Luka from his home in Ukraine and forced him into a labor camp. Now, Luka has smuggled himself out -- even though he left behind his dearest friend, Lida. Someday, he vows, he'll find her again.


A Long Line of Cakes (Scholastic Gold) Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781338150513
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Published: Scholastic Inc. - May 5th, 2020

Two-time National Book Award finalist Deborah Wiles introduces us to the Cakes, a family of traveling bakers, who've just arrived in Wiles's legendary Aurora County, Mississippi.


You Don't Know Everything, Jilly P! (Scholastic Gold) Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780545956253
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Published: Scholastic Inc. - May 5th, 2020


Alex Gino, the Lambda Literary Award-winning author of George, is back with another sensitive tale based on increasingly relevant social justice issues.


Nikki Tesla and the Ferret-Proof Death Ray (Elements of Genius #1) Cover Image
By Jess Keating, Lissy Marlin (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9781338295207
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Published: Scholastic Press - May 5th, 2020

Ocean's 11 meets Spy School in this hilarious illustrated middle-grade series featuring the world's greatest minds.

"Let the official record show that, I, Nikki Tesla, did not intend to destroy the world."


A Is for Elizabeth Cover Image
By Rachel Vail, Paige Keiser (Illustrator)
$6.99
ISBN: 9781250250247
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Published: Square Fish - May 5th, 2020

The first in a new chapter book series spinning off of the Justin Case books, starring Justin's little sister, Elizabeth.

Elizabeth is in second grade. Class 2B! It's great! Friends, recess, homework!
Even a big project: Make a poster of your name.

Yayyy!

Hang on.

The name Elizabeth has a bajillion letters in it!


Big Mouth Elizabeth (A Is for Elizabeth #2) Cover Image
By Rachel Vail, Paige Keiser (Illustrator)
$6.99
ISBN: 9781250250254
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Published: Square Fish - May 5th, 2020

Big Mouth Elizabeth is the second in a new chapter book series spinning off of the Justin Case books, starring Justin's little sister, Elizabeth.


The Mini Jokiest Joke Book: Side-Splitters That Will Keep You Laughing Out Loud (Jokiest Joking Joke Books #1) Cover Image
By Kathi Wagner, Amanda Brack (Illustrator)
$4.99
ISBN: 9781250270337
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Published: Castle Point Books - May 5th, 2020

Why did the geologist quit?
Because rocks were too hard.


The Mini Jokiest Knock-Knock Book: Knee-Slappers That Will Keep You Laughing Out Loud (Jokiest Joking Joke Books #3) Cover Image
By Brian Boone, Amanda Brack (Illustrator)
$4.99
ISBN: 9781250270375
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Published: Castle Point Books - May 5th, 2020

Knock-Knock.
Who's there?
Aida.
Aida who?
Aida lot of sweets, and now I have a tummy ache.


Jacky Ha-Ha: A Graphic Novel Cover Image
By James Patterson, Chris Grabenstein, Adam Rau (Adapted by), Betty Tang (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9780316491952
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Published: jimmy patterson - May 4th, 2020

Adapted from James Patterson's #1 bestselling story, this hilarious and heartwarming graphic novel introduces Jacky Ha-Ha, a class clown who makes people laugh with her so they can't laugh at her!


Planet Earth Is Blue Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780525646600
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Published: Yearling - May 5th, 2020

"Tender and illuminating. A beautiful debut." --Rebecca Stead, Newbery Medal-winning author of When You Reach Me

A heartrending and hopeful story about a nonverbal girl and her passion for space exploration, for fans of See You in the Cosmos, Mockingbird, and The Thing About Jellyfish.