New Books for April!

The Night War By Kimberly Brubaker Bradley Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780735228566
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Published: Dial Books - April 9th, 2024

From the two-time Newbery Honor-winning author of The War That Saved My Life and Fighting Words comes a middle grade novel set at the border between freedom and fear in World War II France, at the Chateau de Chenonceau, where a Jewish girl who has lost everything but her life must decide whether to risk even that to bring others to freedom.


Skyriders By Polly Holyoke Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780593464434
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - April 9th, 2024

Wings of Fire meets Skandar and the Unicorn Thief in this epic fantasy adventure set in a world where human and skysteed share a deep bond of friendship and love.


Roar-Choo! By Charlotte Cheng, Dan Santat (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Charlotte Cheng, Dan Santat (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593531754
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Published: Rocky Pond Books - April 9th, 2024

Patient, peaceful Phoenix tries to take care of rambunctious and cold-ridden Dragon, which leads to hilarious and sweet results (with vibrant illustrations by the Caldecott Medal-winning creator of Beekle).

Everyone knows that dragons are fierce, capable of taking on the world!


The Secret Language of Birds By Lynne Kelly Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781524770273
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Published: Delacorte Press - April 9th, 2024

From the award-winning author of Song for a Whale comes a poignant and heartwarming tale about a girl who discovers a pair of endangered birds about to lay eggs in the marshes of her summer camp...and the secret plan she hatches to help them.

 


Gaga Mistake Day By Emma Straub, Susan Straub, Jessica Love (Illustrator) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593529461
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Published: Rocky Pond Books - April 9th, 2024

When Grandma comes for a visit, silliness and creativity are guaranteed, in this funny and endearing book by bestselling novelist Emma Straub; her kids' gaga, Susan Straub; and award-winning illustrator Jessica Love.


Blood City Rollers By V.P. Anderson, Tatiana Hill (Illustrator) Cover Image
By V.P. Anderson, Tatiana Hill (Illustrator)
$13.99
ISBN: 9780593485712
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Published: Labyrinth Road - April 9th, 2024

Skates on. Fangs out. Let’s roll. This perfectly paranormal graphic novel about a 13-year-old ice skater who embraces the dark side and finds her light when she joins a vampire roller derby team is to die for.


Dog vs. Strawberry By Nelly Buchet, Andrea Zuill (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Nelly Buchet, Andrea Zuill (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593643129
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Published: Random House Studio - April 9th, 2024

A dog and a strawberry find themselves nose to stem in this hilarious picture book that's perfect for dog lovers. An epic battle ensues—who will come out on top?

Welcome to the Greatest Race of All Time!
Give it up for our reigning champion, the one-and-only DOG!
And let’s have a hand for her opponent: the formidable STRAW-BER-RYYYY!