New Books in February

Mission Manhattan (City Spies #5) By James Ponti Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781665932479
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Published: Aladdin - February 6th, 2024

In this fifth installment in the New York Times bestselling series from Edgar Award winner James Ponti, the young group of spies take on New York City in another international adventure perfect for fans of Spy School and Mrs.


Drawing Deena By Hena Khan Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534459915
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Published: Salaam Reads / Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - February 6th, 2024

From the award-winning author of Amina’s Voice and Amina’s Song comes a tenderhearted middle grade novel about a young Pakistani American artist determined to manage her anxiety and forge her own creative path.


The Cozy Home: Three-and-a-Half Stories (Bat, Cat & Rat #1) By Ame Dyckman, Mark Teague (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Ame Dyckman, Mark Teague (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781665930420
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Published: Beach Lane Books - February 6th, 2024

Join Bat, Cat, and Rat on their three-and-a-half sweet and silly roommate adventures in this hilarious picture book, the first of a series, from New York Times bestsellers Ame Dyckman and Mark Teague.

What happens when three friends—a bat, a cat, and a rat—move in together?

In “Sharing,” Bat, Cat, and Rat find a cozy home to share.


Bloodmarked (The Legendborn Cycle #2) By Tracy Deonn Cover Image
$13.99
ISBN: 9781534441644
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - February 6th, 2024

An instant #1 New York Times bestseller!
“Deonn expertly weaves together a universe that both shines a light on the pervasive nature of racism and also harnesses the complexity of Black identity within this space.


The Teeny-Weeny Unicorn By Shawn Harris Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593571880
Availability: Backordered - Subject to Publisher Availability
Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - February 6th, 2024

Meet this pint-sized unicorn in this funny, modern fairy tale about perception and self-confidence from a Caldecott-Honor winning creator.


Go Forth and Tell: The Life of Augusta Baker, Librarian and Master Storyteller By Breanna J. McDaniel, April Harrison (Illustrator) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593324202
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Published: Dial Books - February 6th, 2024

From an award-winning author and illustrator comes this picture book biography about beloved librarian and storyteller Augusta Braxton Baker, the first Black coordinator of children’s services at all branches of the New York Public Library.


Not Yet: The Story of an Unstoppable Skater By Hadley Davis, Zahra Lari, Sara Alfageeh (Illustrator) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781338865202
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Published: Orchard Books - February 6th, 2024

A universal story about courage and determination that is loosely based on the life of five-time Emirati National Champion, Zahra Lari, who was the first figure skater to compete internationally in a hijab.

After watching an ice-skating movie, young Zahra sets her mind to learn how to ice skate even though her family and friends doubt her abilities.


Lucky Duck By Greg Pizzoli Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593649770
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Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - February 6th, 2024

From Geisel Award-winning author Greg Pizzoli comes a hilarious picture book about a duck who learns just how lucky she is.

Susan the duck has the worst luck. Her rollerskates are two sizes too big. She's lost her favorite marble. And she's run out of pickles. 


Here Be Dragons By Susannah Lloyd, Paddy Donnelly (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Susannah Lloyd, Paddy Donnelly (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780711256606
Availability: Not in stock but may be ordered. Subject to Publisher Availability.
Published: Frances Lincoln Children's Books - February 6th, 2024

Children will love this hilarious book about a funny knight who goes in search of a dragon to battle!

The other knights have told him that there's no such thing as dragons, but he says, “Forsooth!


The Curse of the Mummy: Uncovering Tutankhamun's Tomb (Scholastic Focus) By Candace Fleming Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9781338596632
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Published: Scholastic Focus - February 6th, 2024

Award-winning and critically acclaimed author Candace Fleming presents the edge-of-your-seat true story of the search for Tutankhamun's tomb, the Western public's belief that the dig was cursed, and the battle for ownership of the treasures within.

Scholastic Focus is the premier home of thoroughly researched, beautifully written, and thoughtfully designed works of narrative


Who Was Langston Hughes? (Who Was?) By Billy Merrell, Who HQ, Gregory Copeland (Illustrator) Cover Image
$6.99
ISBN: 9780593658543
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Published: Penguin Workshop - February 6th, 2024

Find out how a young boy from the Midwest became one of the most important writers and activists of the Harlem Renaissance in this addition to the #1 New York Times bestselling series!


Across So Many Seas By Ruth Behar Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593323403
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Published: Nancy Paulsen Books - February 6th, 2024

"As lyrical as it is epic, Across So Many Seas reminds us that while the past may be another country, it's also a living, breathing song of sadness and joy that helps define who we are." --Alan Gratz, New York Times bestselling author of Refugee


I Hope This Doesn't Find You By Ann Liang Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781338827156
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Published: Scholastic Press - February 6th, 2024

An instant New York Times bestseller!


Waverider: A Graphic Novel (Amulet #9) By Kazu Kibuishi, Kazu Kibuishi (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Kazu Kibuishi, Kazu Kibuishi (Illustrator)
$24.99
ISBN: 9780545850032
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Published: Graphix - February 6th, 2024

The highly anticipated, thrilling conclusion to Kazu Kibuishi's #1 New York Times bestselling series!

After her confrontation with Ikol, Emily finally understands the stone's power and what she must do to defend Alledia from the shadows.


Lines of Courage By Jennifer A. Nielsen Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9781338620955
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Published: Scholastic Press - February 6th, 2024

Jennifer A. Nielsen, author of A Night Divided and Rescue, artfully weaves together the stories of five kids living through World War I who each hold the key to each other’s futures...


Sunny Makes Her Case: A Graphic Novel (Sunny #5) By Jennifer L. Holm, Matthew Holm (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Jennifer L. Holm, Matthew Holm (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9781338792447
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Published: Graphix - February 6th, 2024

The New York Times bestselling SUNNY series continues as Sunny finds herself in the spotlight in a competition unlike any other...

Sunny is starting to understand the ins and outs of middle school... but she still feels more out than in. It's about classes or homework, really. No, it's the fact that most kids have a thing they do outside of class.