New Releases - 2/12/19

New week, new books! Y'all, Dollop and Mrs. Fabulous is adorable and might actually be about me and my sister. I'm also really excited about a new series from HMH Books called From an Idea to... These are middle grade histories of businesses that affect our lives; the histories of Disney and Nike are new this week! Dave Cullen's book, Parkland, is highly anticipated and we have a collection of essays from America's greatest living author, Toni Morrison. Another beautiful book week!

Books: 
The Perfect Horse: The Daring Rescue of Horses Kidnapped During World War II Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780525644743
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Published: Delacorte Books for Young Readers - February 12th, 2019

In this inspiring young readers adaptation of Elizabeth Letts’ New York Times bestseller, one American troop will save the world’s most precious horses during the final stretch of World War II.


How I Became a Spy: A Mystery of WWII London Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780399557064
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Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - February 12th, 2019

June 6th marks the 75th anniversary of D-Day, which means now is a great time to dive into this story of espionage, survival, and friendship during World War II that reminds readers that times of war call for bravery, brains, and teamwork from even the most unlikely heroes.


Finding Dorothy: A Novel Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780525622109
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Published: Ballantine Books - February 12th, 2019

A richly imagined novel that tells the story behind The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, the book that inspired the iconic film, through the eyes of author L. Frank Baum's intrepid wife, Maud-from the family's hardscrabble days in South Dakota to the Hollywood film set where she first meets Judy Garland.


Parkland: Birth of a Movement Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780062882943
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Published: Harper - February 12th, 2019

From the author of Columbine, the book he said he'd never write, about another school shooting. He tells the story through the lens of a handful of kids. Equal parts inspiration, manifesto, and template for change.


The Source of Self-Regard: Selected Essays, Speeches, and Meditations Cover Image
$28.95
ISBN: 9780525521037
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Published: Knopf - February 12th, 2019

A collection of forty four essays, speeches, and meditations spanning from 1976 to 2013. The Source of Self-Regard is brimming with all the elegance of mind and style, the literary prowess and moral compass that are Toni Morrison's inimitable hallmark. It is divided into three parts: the first is introduced by a powerful prayer for the dead of 9/11; the second by a searching meditation on Martin Luther King Jr., and the last by a heart-wrenching eulogy for James Baldwin. 


The Good Egg Cover Image
By Jory John, Pete Oswald (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062866004
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Published: HarperCollins - February 12th, 2019

The good egg has been so good he starts to crack...maybe it is okay to not be perfect.


Wild Fairies #1: Daisy's Decorating Dilemma Cover Image
By Brandi Dougherty, Renee Kurilla (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9781635651317
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Published: Rodale Kids - February 12th, 2019

Prepare your wings and listen closely: the wild fairies are now in bloom and popping up in a forest near you!


Wild Fairies #2: Lily's Water Woes Cover Image
By Brandi Dougherty, Renee Kurilla (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9781635651348
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Published: Rodale Kids - February 12th, 2019

Prepare your wings and listen closely: the wild fairies are now in bloom and popping up in a forest near you!


The Mad Wolf's Daughter Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780735229280
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Published: Puffin Books - February 12th, 2019

One dark night, Drest's sheltered life on a remote Scottish headland is shattered when invading knights capture her family, but leave Drest behind. Her father, the Mad Wolf of the North, and her beloved brothers are a fearsome war-band, but now Drest is the only one who can save them. So she starts off on a wild rescue attempt, taking a wounded invader along as a hostage.


From an Idea to Disney: How Imagination Built a World of Magic Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781328453600
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Published: HMH Books for Young Readers - February 12th, 2019

From an Idea to Disney is a behind-the-movie-screen look into the history, business, and brand of the world's largest entertainment empire. With humorous black & white illustrations throughout, learn about the company behind the world's favorite mouse, Mickey!


From an Idea to Nike: How Marketing Made Nike a Global Success Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9781328453624
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Published: HMH Books for Young Readers - February 12th, 2019

From an Idea to Nike is a fully-illustrated look into how Nike stepped up its sneaker game to become the most popular athletic brand in the world. Humorous black & white illustrations throughout.


Sheep Dog and Sheep Sheep Cover Image
By Eric Barclay, Eric Barclay (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062677389
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Published: HarperCollins - February 12th, 2019

With lots of humor and a fabulous farm setting, this hilarious and tender story follows an accidental friendship and shows why we all have to look out for one another.


Bedtime for Beasties Cover Image
By Leslie Staub, Jia Liu (Illustrator)
$17.95
ISBN: 9781590789308
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Published: Boyds Mills Press - February 12th, 2019

For any child who has trouble going to sleep, here is a funny, imaginative, and ultimately empowering bedtime book about a girl who takes control of her nightmare and shows a group of monsters that she's the boss of her dreams.


Dollop and Mrs. Fabulous Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780399553356
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Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - February 12th, 2019

Make way for bunny Dollop and her sister, Lily (otherwise known as Mrs. Fabulous), in this rib-tickling sibling story by the popular creator of Chick 'n' Pug.