New Books for October

The Sour Grape (The Food Group) By Jory John, Pete Oswald (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Jory John, Pete Oswald (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9780063045415
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Published: HarperCollins - November 1st, 2022

The Instant #1 New York Times Bestseller!

Don’t miss the sixth picture book in the #1 New York Times bestselling Food Group series that’s ripe with humor from Jory John and Pete Oswald!


Ratty’s Big Adventure By Lara Hawthorne, Lara Hawthorne (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Lara Hawthorne, Lara Hawthorne (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781536226706
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Published: Big Picture Press - November 1st, 2022

In this beautifully illustrated picture book from Lara Hawthorne, a mysterious creature from a secluded volcano crater explores the outside world for the very first time.


Butterfly Child By Marc Majewski, Marc Majewski (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Marc Majewski, Marc Majewski (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780063021556
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Published: Katherine Tegen Books - November 1st, 2022

Author-illustrator Marc Majewski delivers a gorgeously painted, tender story about a young child who loves dressing up as a butterfly. A joyful celebration of creativity, self-expression, and family—perfect for fans of Jessica Love and Beatrice Alemagna.

I am a butterfly.


Troublemakers in Trousers: Women and What They Wore to Get Things Done By Sarah Albee, Kaja Kajfez (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Sarah Albee, Kaja Kajfez (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781623540951
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Published: Charlesbridge - October 25th, 2022

Meet twenty-one women throughout history who broke fashion and norms to do something groundbreaking in this unique middle-grade collection that celebrates trailblazers and troublemakers.


We Are Here: 30 Inspiring Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders Who Have Shaped the United States By Naomi Hirahara, Illianette Ferandez (Illustrator), Smithsonian Institution Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780762479658
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Published: Running Press Kids - October 18th, 2022

A stunning anthology licensed in partnership with the Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Center, We Are Here celebrates 30 of the most inspiring Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in U.S. history. 

There are more than 23 million people of Asian and Pacific Islander descent living in the United States.


The Three Billy Goats Gruff By Mac Barnett, Jon Klassen (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Mac Barnett, Jon Klassen (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781338673845
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Published: Orchard Books - October 18th, 2022

Instant New York Times bestseller!

The MOMENTOUS debut of a groundbreaking Fairy Tale series -- a brilliantly crafted, hilarious twist on this beloved classic, The Three Billy Goats Gruff, from renowned, award-winning, and New York Times bestselling duo and picture book pioneers Mac Barnett and Jon Klassen!

Once there was a bridge


Blue Bison Needs a Haircut By Scott Rothman, Pete Oswald (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Scott Rothman, Pete Oswald (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593428160
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Published: Random House Studio - October 18th, 2022

Blue Bison tries his best to be patient in this humorous picture book from the #1 New York Times bestselling illustrator Pete Oswald.


Witch Hazel By Molly Idle Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316541138
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - October 11th, 2022

Transform dust into magical memories in this moving intergenerational tale that celebrates stories and the time we have together.

Something magical happens when Hazel and Hilda are together. As the seasons pass, Hazel’s broom whisks the dust off many years of joyful memories, and young Hilda watches them come to life.


Off the Wall By Theodore Taylor, III Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781626722941
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Published: Roaring Brook Press - October 11th, 2022

From New York Times bestselling illustrator Theodore Taylor III comes a vibrant ode to street art, a picture book about a child discovering all of the beauty—and art—her new neighborhood has to offer.

Shapes moving in every direction,
letters weaving in and out,
bright colors jumping off of the wall.

It was like a language from another


Starring Steven Spielberg: The Making of a Young Filmmaker By Gene Barretta, Craig Orback (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Gene Barretta, Craig Orback (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316338981
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Published: Christy Ottaviano Books - October 11th, 2022

Steven Spielberg is the legendary director and producer behind many of the most popular films of all time—now, discover where did it all began with this exclusive look into his life.

Before Steven made films, he watched them. Naturally inventive with a vivid imagination, he was known for creating stories inspired by the world around him.


A Story Is to Share: How Ruth Krauss Found Another Way to Tell a Tale By Carter Higgins, Isabelle Arsenault (Illustrator) Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781419749933
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Published: Abrams Books for Young Readers - October 11th, 2022

The extraordinarily told, one-of-a-kind story of legendary author and children’s book icon Ruth Krauss

Born
a baby
late at night
there’s no parade
just crashing rain
 
She listens listens
writes and draws
stitches pages
sews a book
She finds anothe


Bear Can't Sleep (The Bear Books) By Karma Wilson, Jane Chapman (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Karma Wilson, Jane Chapman (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9781665919012
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Published: Little Simon - October 4th, 2022

Winter has arrived and Bear is having a hard time falling asleep! Luckily, his friends are here to help in this cozy Classic Board Book!

It’s winter and deep in the forest, Bear should be fast asleep. But when his friends come by to check on him, they realize that Bear is still awake!


Our Little Kitchen By Jillian Tamaki Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781419746567
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Published: Abrams Appleseed - October 4th, 2022

2021 Eisner Award Winner, Best Publication for Early Readers

A lively celebration of food and community from Caldecott Honoree Jillian Tamaki
 
Tie on your apron!


Star Trek: My First Book of Space By Erin MacDonald, Jason Kayser (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Erin MacDonald, Jason Kayser (Illustrator)
$11.99
ISBN: 9781637741665
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Published: Smart Pop - October 4th, 2022

Go where no board book has gone before with this cosmically awesome exploration of our solar system—and beyond!


Mariana and Her Familia By Mónica Mancillas, Erika Meza (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Mónica Mancillas, Erika Meza (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062962461
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Published: Balzer + Bray - October 4th, 2022

A heartwarming picture book about a young girl on her first trip to visit family in Mexico, who learns there is no language barrier when it comes to love—from debut author Mónica Mancillas and rising star illustrator Erika Meza. Perfect for fans of Where Are You From? and Mango, Abuela, and Me.


This Story Is Not About a Kitten By Randall de Sève, Carson Ellis (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Randall de Sève, Carson Ellis (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593374535
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Published: Random House Studio - October 4th, 2022

A heartwarming picture book about a neighborhood coming together to help a kitten find a home, from a New York Times bestselling author and a Caldecott Honor-winning illustrator.


Calling the Wind: A Story of Healing and Hope By Trudy Ludwig, Kathryn Otoshi (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Trudy Ludwig, Kathryn Otoshi (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593426401
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Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - October 4th, 2022

Inspired by the Wind Telephone in Japan, this poignant story explores the stages of grief, the healing power of hope, and the unbreakable family bonds that connect us all. From the acclaimed author of The Invisible Boy and the award-winning illustrator of One.


That's My Sweater! By Jessika von Innerebner Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593461945
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Published: Dial Books - October 4th, 2022

An outrageously funny sibling rivalry story with a hand-me-down twist

Olivia loves her favorite sweater. I mean, she really really loves it. So when her mom decides it's time to hand it down to Olivia's baby brother, Olivia vows that she will not rest until she and her beloved sweater are reunited. 


The Mermaid Moon By Briony May Smith Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781984896568
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Published: Anne Schwartz Books - October 4th, 2022

In this magical picture book perfect for all young mermaid lovers, two best friends--one who lives on land, the other in the water--share an exciting adventure on the night of the Mermaid Moon: the one time each year mermaids can leave the sea.


On This Airplane By Lourdes Heuer, Sara Palacios (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Lourdes Heuer, Sara Palacios (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780735268609
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Published: Tundra Books - October 4th, 2022

A story about coming to a new home and the diverse people you meet on an airplane. For fans of Last Stop on Market Street.

On this airplane . . .
 
Someone travels solo,
two travel as one,
three return
and four set out.
 


Forever Cousins By Laurel Goodluck, Jonathan Nelson (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Laurel Goodluck, Jonathan Nelson (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781623542924
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Published: Charlesbridge - October 4th, 2022

In this Native American story, Kara and Amanda are best-friend cousins. Then Kara leaves the city to move back to the Rez. Will their friendship stay the same?


Meanwhile Back on Earth . . .: Finding Our Place Through Time and Space By Oliver Jeffers Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9780593621523
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Published: Philomel Books - October 4th, 2022

A spectacular new picture book from the creator of international bestsellers Here We Are and What We’ll Build that will give readers perspective on our place in space.


Lost By Sam Usher, Sam Usher (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Sam Usher, Sam Usher (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781536226645
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Published: Templar - October 4th, 2022

The third title in a quartet of imaginative picture books in which a boy and his beloved granddad discover the wonder of the natural world


Brown Is Beautiful: A Poem of Self-Love By Supriya Kelkar, Noor Sofi (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Supriya Kelkar, Noor Sofi (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780374389529
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) - October 4th, 2022

For fans of Hair Love and Eyes that Kiss in the Corners, here is an empowering picture book about recognizing the beauty around you and within you by award-winning author Supriya Kelkar and rising star illustrator Noor Sofi.


Brown is beautiful.


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
$18.99
ISBN: 9780374388485
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) - October 4th, 2022

An inspiring picture book biography of beloved author Madeleine L’Engle and the making of A Wrinkle in Time.


Busy Betty By Reese Witherspoon, Xindi Yan (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Reese Witherspoon, Xindi Yan (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9780593465882
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Published: Flamingo Books - October 4th, 2022

From Academy Award–winning actress, founder, and bestselling author, Reese Witherspoon, comes Busy Betty, a story about a creative, curious, and exuberant young girl who has big plans and an even bigger heart.

Busy Betty has always been busy . . . even when she was just a baby!


Indigo Dreaming By Dinah Johnson, Anna Cunha (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Dinah Johnson, Anna Cunha (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780063080201
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Published: HarperCollins - October 4th, 2022

A gorgeous, imagination-sparking introduction to the beauty and interconnectedness of the Black diaspora.


The Tower of Life: How Yaffa Eliach Rebuilt Her Town in Stories and Photographs By Chana Stiefel, Susan Gal (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Chana Stiefel, Susan Gal (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781338225891
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Published: Scholastic Press - October 4th, 2022

A moving biography of the woman who created The Tower of Life, a powerful exhibit at the US Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, DC.

★ “…There are many picture books about the Holocaust, but this one stands out with Gal’s beautiful watercolor pictures and the true account of one woman’s goal that her community never be forgotten.


Hold Them Close: A Love Letter to Black Children By Jamilah Thompkins-Bigelow, Patrick Dougher (Illustrator) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780063036178
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Published: HarperCollins - October 4th, 2022

When happy things come to you, hold them close and never let go.

From celebrated author of Your Name Is a Song Jamilah Thompkins-Bigelow, fine artist Patrick Dougher, and photographer Jamel Shabazz, Hold Them Close is a picture book celebration of Black past, present, and future—a joyful love letter to Black children.


A Troll Lot of Trouble (Desmond Cole Ghost Patrol #17) By Andres Miedoso, Victor Rivas (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Andres Miedoso, Victor Rivas (Illustrator)
$6.99
ISBN: 9781665914116
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Published: Little Simon - October 4th, 2022

The team gets into a troll lot of trouble in this seventeenth spooky adventure in the Desmond Cole Ghost Patrol series!

There’s something grumpy, super stinky, and crawling with bugs underneath the stone bridge in Kersville—and it’s NOT one of the kids from town.


The Shattered Shore (Dragon Kingdom of Wrenly #8) By Jordan Quinn, Glass House Graphics (Illustrator) Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781665904582
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Published: Little Simon - October 4th, 2022

In the eighth installment of the exciting Dragon Kingdom of Wrenly graphic novel chapter book series, Ruskin and his friends travel to a distant island.

Ruskin, Cinder, Groth, and Roke join the entire Dragon Kingdom on a trip to the Shattered Shore to say goodbye to Villinelle, the Witch-Dragon who was both an enemy and a friend.


Bird & Squirrel All Together: A Graphic Novel (Bird & Squirrel #7) By James Burks Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9781338252330
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Published: Graphix - October 4th, 2022

Bird and Squirrel embark on one last adventure -- and this time, Red and Birdie come along, too!

When best friends Bird and Squirrel find a treasure map, adventure calls once again. Squirrel is worried about the dangers ahead, but this time, Red and Birdie aren't going to miss out on the fun.

The foursome's path is full of kooky clues, wacky weather, and creepy creatures.


Narwhalicorn and Jelly (A Narwhal and Jelly Book #7) By Ben Clanton Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9780735266728
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Published: Tundra Books - October 4th, 2022

NATIONAL BESTSELLER

In the hilarious seventh book of this blockbuster graphic novel series, Narwhal wishes to see a unicorn — and actually becomes one!


The Big Dreams of Small Creatures By Gail Lerner Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593407851
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Published: Nancy Paulsen Books - October 4th, 2022

From Black-ish writer and director Gail Lerner comes a whimsical and heartwarming tale where two unlikely allies band together to protect and defend the insect world from the worst enemy of all…humans.

“What an enchanting and wondrous book for young readers.” —Jamie Lee Curtis, actress and bestselling children’s book author


Crown of Flames (The Fire Queen #2) By Sayantani DasGupta Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781338766813
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Published: Scholastic Press - October 4th, 2022

From New York Times bestselling author Sayantani DasGupta comes the sequel to the critically-acclaimed Force of Fire

Pinki never expected to be the leader of the resistance -- in fact, she’s gone on record spitting at the idea.


Bhai for Now By Maleeha Siddiqui Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781338702095
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Published: Scholastic Press - October 4th, 2022

A fresh and fun new spin on the Parent-Trap story, by Indies Introduce author Maleeha Siddiqui

Ashar is busy with the ice hockey team, studying to get into the best school, and hanging out with his friends.

Shaheer and his father are always moving, following his dad's jobs.


Sisterhood of Sleuths By Jennifer Chambliss Bertman, Vesper Stamper (Illustrator) Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780316331074
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Published: Christy Ottaviano Books - October 4th, 2022

A clever and thought-provoking mystery that pays homage to classic Nancy Drew stories, perfect for fans of Wendy Mass and Trenton Lee Stewart. 

Maizy always assumed she knew everything about her grandmother, Jacuzzi. So when a box full of vintage Nancy Drew books gets left at her mom’s thrift store, Maizy is surprised to find an old photo&


Rick Riordan Presents The Lords of Night (A Shadow Bruja Novel Book 1) (Storm Runner) By J.C. Cervantes Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781368066563
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Published: Rick Riordan Presents - October 4th, 2022

Best-selling author Rick Riordan presents J. C. Cervantes's exciting new spin-off from the best-selling STORM RUNNER trilogy.

"This duology opener is accessible to readers who are new to this world. An engrossing, god-filled delight."--Kirkus Reviews


A Rover's Story By Jasmine Warga Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780063113923
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Published: Balzer + Bray - October 4th, 2022

The One and Only Ivan meets The Wild Robot in this unique and deeply moving middle grade novel about the journey of a fictional Mars rover, from the Newbery Honor–winning author of Other Words for Home. New York Times bestseller!

A Best Book of the Year from The Washington Post and Publishers Weekly


Shad Hadid and the Alchemists of Alexandria By George Jreije Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780063094819
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Published: HarperCollins - October 4th, 2022

You are invited to the Alexandria Academy . . .


The First to Die at the End By Adam Silvera Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780063240803
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Published: Quill Tree Books - October 4th, 2022

In this prequel to the bestselling phenomenon They Both Die at the End, two new strangers spend a life-changing day together after Death-Cast first makes their fateful calls. #1 New York Times bestseller!


The Empress of Time By Kylie Lee Baker Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781335915856
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Published: Inkyard Press - October 4th, 2022

"Sharp and seductive...a fantasy with teeth." --Julie C. Dao, author of Forest of a Thousand Lanterns on The Keeper of Night


The Second Death of Edie and Violet Bond By Amanda Glaze Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781454946786
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Published: Union Square & Co. - October 4th, 2022

Cross into the spirit realm with this thrilling supernatural debut about sisterhood and female defiance, perfect for fans of Kerri Maniscalco-- inspired by lives of real teenage twin mediums in the 19th century.

"Deliciously chilling and edge-of-your-seat suspenseful."
--Nina LaCour, Printz Award-winning author of We Are Okay

Sacramento, 1885


Anne of Greenville By Mariko Tamaki Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781368078405
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Published: Melissa de la Cruz Studio - October 4th, 2022

This is the story of how I became Anne of Greenville. It’s also the story of how I found my true true, and how I needed to maybe come to Greenville, of all places, to make that happen.


A Scatter of Light By Malinda Lo Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780525555285
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Published: Dutton Books for Young Readers - October 4th, 2022

“Full of yearning, ponderances about art and what it means to be an artist, and self-revelation, A Scatter of Light has a simmering intensity that makes it hard to put down."—NPR

An Instant New York Times Bestseller


The Encounter (Animorphs Graphix #3) By K. A. Applegate, Michael Grant, Chris Grine (Illustrator) Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781338538403
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Published: Graphix - October 4th, 2022

The wildly popular, bestselling sci-fi series by Katherine Applegate and Michael Grant returns in a new full-color graphic novel series, adapted by Chris Grine.

When Tobias and his friends were given the power to morph, they were also given an important warning: Never stay in a morph for more than two hours.


Making a Scene By Constance Wu Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9781982188542
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Published: Scribner - October 4th, 2022

Named a Most Anticipated Book by Time and Associated Press!

A powerful and poignant new book by Crazy Rich Asians and Fresh Off the Boat star Constance Wu about family, romance, sex, shame, trauma, and how she found her voice on the stage.


Hester: A Novel By Laurie Lico Albanese Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250278555
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Published: St. Martin's Press - October 4th, 2022

Named a Most Anticipated Book for Fall by Goodreads Washington Post New York PostBuzzFeed PopSugar Business Insider • An October Indie Next List Pick • An October LibraryReads Pick

"A hauntingly beautiful––and imagined––origin story to The Scarlet Letter." ––People


Our Missing Hearts: A Novel By Celeste Ng Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9780593492543
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Published: Penguin Press - October 4th, 2022

An instant New York Times bestseller A New York Times Notable Book of 2022 A TIME Magazine Best Book of 2022 • One of The Washington Post's Best Books of 2022 A Reese's Book Club Pick


The Edge of the Ocean (Strangeworlds Travel Agency #2) By L. D. Lapinski Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9781534483552
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Published: Aladdin - October 4th, 2022

Flick tries to save a watery world from total destruction in this magical, “fantastic, from start to (the zinger of a) finish” (Kirkus Reviews, starred review) second book in the Strangeworlds Travel Agency series.


Return of the Dragon Slayers: A Fablehaven Adventure (Dragonwatch #5) By Brandon Mull Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781481485098
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Published: Aladdin - October 4th, 2022

The epic finale of the New York Times bestselling sequel series to Fablehaven from author Brandon Mull.

The magical world teeters on the brink of collapse. The Dragon King, Celebrant, has united the dragons into a vengeful army, and only a final artifact stands in the way of them unleashing their fury against humankind.


The Shattered Castle (The Ascendance Series, Book 5) By Jennifer A. Nielsen Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781338275926
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Published: Scholastic Press - October 4th, 2022

Acclaimed author Jennifer A. Nielsen brings her signature twists and high-stakes action to the fifth installment of the New York Times bestselling Ascendance Series!

King Jaron has outwitted the Prozarians and returned to his own kingdom with one secret in his pocket that not even his friends know about.


City of Thieves (Battle Dragons #1) By Alex London Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781338716566
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Published: Scholastic Inc. - October 4th, 2022

In a modern mega-city built around dragons, one boy gets caught up in the world of underground dragon battles and a high-stakes gang war that could tear his family apart.

Once, dragons nearly drove themselves to extinction. But in the city of Drakopolis, humans domesticated them centuries ago.


Rick Riordan Presents Tristan Strong Keeps Punching (A Tristan Strong Novel, Book 3) By Kwame Mbalia Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9781368055055
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Published: Rick Riordan Presents - October 4th, 2022

Best-selling author Rick Riordan presents the finale of Kwame Mbalia's trilogy, in which Tristan Strong faces off with his archenemy, King Cotton, once and for all, now in paperback.

"Imagine if you combined Anansi the Spider, John Henry, and Marvel into, like, one book."--New York Times best-selling author and Newbery Medalist Kwame Alexander


Project Hail Mary: A Novel By Andy Weir Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9780593135228
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Published: Ballantine Books - October 4th, 2022

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • From the author of The Martian, a lone astronaut must save the earth from disaster in this “propulsive” (Entertainment Weekly), cinematic thriller full of suspense, humor, and fascinating science—in development as a major motion picture starring Ryan Gosling.


Crossroads: A Novel By Jonathan Franzen Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9781250858702
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Published: Picador - October 4th, 2022

Jonathan Franzen’s gift for wedding depth and vividness of character with breadth of social vision has never been more dazzlingly evident than in Crossroads


Going Places: Victor Hugo Green and His Glorious Book By Tonya Bolden, Eric Velasquez (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Tonya Bolden, Eric Velasquez (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062967404
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Published: Quill Tree Books - October 4th, 2022

In the vein of Hidden Figures comes a nonfiction picture book about the Green Book, a travel guide by Victor Hugo Green, a Black postal worker from Harlem, made to help African Americans stay safe while traveling during segregation.


Timelines of Science (DK Timelines Children) By DK Cover Image
By DK
$29.99
ISBN: 9780744060171
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Published: DK Children - October 4th, 2022

Explore spectacular visual timelines that tell the story of science,  from fossils to quantum physics, and discover exactly how science has changed the world - one discovery at a time.


She Persisted: Wilma Mankiller By Traci Sorell, Chelsea Clinton, Alexandra Boiger (Illustrator), Gillian Flint (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Traci Sorell, Chelsea Clinton, Alexandra Boiger (Illustrator), Gillian Flint (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9780593403051
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Published: Philomel Books - October 4th, 2022

Inspired by the #1 New York Times bestseller She Persisted by Chelsea Clinton and Alexandra Boiger, a chapter book series about women who spoke up and rose up against the odds--including Wilma Mankiller!


A Different Kind of Normal: My Real-Life COMPLETELY True Story About Being Unique By Abigail Balfe Cover Image
$13.99
ISBN: 9780593566480
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Published: Crown Books for Young Readers - October 4th, 2022

In this joyfully illustrated memoir, author-illustrator Abigail Balfe recounts her journey growing up autistic and the challenges of navigating the "normal" world around her.


We the People! (Big Ideas that Changed the World #4) By Don Brown Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781419757389
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Published: Harry N. Abrams - October 4th, 2022

Award-winning author Don Brown explores the history of democracy in the United States in this installment of the Big Ideas That Changed the World series

The Greek word democracy comes from demos (people) and kratos (rule)—meaning “the people hold power.” In this timely graphic novel, acclaimed author-illustrator Don Brown explores the hist


The Fairy Atlas: Fairy Folk of the World By Anna Claybourne, Asiain Lora Miren (Illustrator) Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781913947286
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Published: Laurence King Publishing - October 4th, 2022

Magical, mysterious and sometimes mischievous, the fairy folk of the world are notoriously elusive, but this charming compendium will reveal their secrets. From Cornish pixies and Spanish goblins to the forest gnomes of the Congo, welcome to the world of the fairy folk!

This captivating book features a mix of fairy 'facts' and short retellings of some of the most magical fairy tales.


The Antiracist Kid: A Book About Identity, Justice, and Activism By Tiffany Jewell, Nicole Miles (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Tiffany Jewell, Nicole Miles (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9780358629399
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Published: Versify - October 4th, 2022

From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of This Book Is Anti-Racist, Tiffany Jewell, with art by Eisner-nominated illustrator Nicole Miles, The Antiracist Kid is the essential illustrated guide to antiracism for empowering the young readers in your life!


My World and Me Hidden Pictures Sticker Learning Fun (Highlights Hidden Pictures Sticker Learning) By Highlights Learning (Created by) Cover Image
By Highlights Learning (Created by)
$8.99
ISBN: 9781644728666
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Published: Highlights Learning - October 4th, 2022

Get ready to discover a whole new world!


The Highlights Book of How: Discover the Science Behind How the World Works (Highlights Books of Doing) By Highlights (Created by) Cover Image
By Highlights (Created by)
$29.99
ISBN: 9781644728499
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Published: Highlights Press - October 4th, 2022

How was the moon formed? How does hair grow? How exactly does popcorn pop? Hearing a lot of questions like this lately? Highlights has the answers! The Highlights Book of How features some of kids’ most inquisitive science questions about how things work submitted by real readers over the years alongside expert answers so curious kids everywhere can learn exciting new things.