Another amazing week in new books! We have quite a few bestsellers out in paperback this week (get ready for summer!) and some truly great kids books! We've also had a trickle of moon landing anniversary related books released over the last few weeks, be on the look out if that is your bag (definitely mine!) as I'll be doing a round up and recommendation list soon!
The Pigeon really needs a bath! Except, the Pigeon's not so sure about that. Besides, he took a bath last month! Maybe. It's going to take some serious convincing to try and get the Pigeon to take the plunge.A Mo Willems' fan favorite condensed in a bath book format.
Here come the bookstore babies, ready to give you a tour of their favorite local shop.
Spirited images pair with quirky text to introduce young readers to a group of smart, active, stylish, and just plain silly tots who love to explore their favorite bookstore.$12.95ISBN: 9781523506644Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Workman Publishing Company - April 2nd, 2019Keep Working. Keep Playing. Keep Creating.
In his previous books Steal Like an Artist and Show Your Work!, both New York Times bestsellers, Austin Kleon gave readers the keys to unlock their creativity and showed them how to become known.$12.99ISBN: 9781423648611Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Gibbs Smith - April 2nd, 2019
A beautiful keepsake extolling the magic of books.$24.99ISBN: 9781423651550Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Gibbs Smith - April 2nd, 2019
Celebrate like they do in The Big Easy with Chef Kevin Belton's newest cookbook.$17.99ISBN: 9781787080171Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Button Books - April 1st, 2019
Sit back and enjoy a cosmic tour of our awe-inspiring solar system with this illuminating illustrated guide. Aimed at children aged 8+, this exciting book makes learning a complex subject fun and accessible.$18.95ISBN: 9781523505517Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Workman Publishing Company - April 2nd, 2019
A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER.
It’s time to celebrate boys.
Against the backdrop of a growing national conversation about how to raise sons to become good people, Kate T. Parker is leading the way by turning her lens on boys.$12.95ISBN: 9781612129020Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Storey Publishing, LLC - April 2nd, 2019Pack up sandcastle-building supplies, sunscreen, and this take-along activity book!$19.99ISBN: 9781999968076Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: What on Earth Books - April 1st, 2019
Dive into the Ocean and discover all the Secrets of the Deep From clown fish to killer whales, and sunlit coral reefs to smoking deep-sea vents - welcome to our great global ocean.$17.99ISBN: 9781328780966Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Versify - April 2nd, 2019Winner of the 2020 Caldecott Medal
A 2020 Newbery Honor Book
Winner of the 2020 Coretta Scott King Illustrator Award
The Newbery Award-winning author of THE CROSSOVER pens an ode to black American triumph and tribulation, with art from a two-time Caldecott Honoree.
Originally performed for ESPN's The Undefeated, this poem is a love letter to black life$19.99ISBN: 9780762494705Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Black Dog & Leventhal - April 2nd, 2019Calling all Junior Rangers! This fun-filled guide explores the wonders and weirdness of more than 75 U.S. parks, monuments, and landmarks, from Acadia to Zion.
$12.99ISBN: 9780062889942Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: HarperCollins - April 2nd, 2019
New York Times bestselling author and artist Mary Engelbreit shares a beautifully illustrated collection of her favorite quotes.
This keepsake book is perfect for inspiring children as they grow and learn—and it makes a lovely gift for Mary Engelbreit fans, moms and other family members, and teachers.$18.99ISBN: 9780062884572Availability: BackorderedPublished: HarperCollins - April 2nd, 2019
Based on The Fresh Prince created by Will Smith, Destiny is the Fresh Princess.
Meet Destiny—a cool, energetic, and strong-willed young girl who approaches every day with her own signature style! That is, until she moves to a brand-new neighborhood, where nothing looks quite the same as it did at her old house.$18.99ISBN: 9780763677534Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Candlewick - April 2nd, 2019
The instant New York Times bestseller!
Every porcine wonder was once a piglet! Celebrate the joy of a new arrival with this endearing picture-book prequel to the New York Times best-selling Mercy Watson series.$16.95ISBN: 9783791385075Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Prestel Junior - April 2nd, 2019
The perfect book for children, this fun and engaging cookbook is written and photographed by a pair of young sisters for budding chefs.$17.99ISBN: 9780062670274Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: HarperCollins - April 2nd, 2019
“[Tess’s] self-confidence grows to match her giant heart. A fanciful story of empowerment.” —Kirkus
Internationally acclaimed and bestselling author-illustrator Dan Yaccarino presents a larger than life picture book about a girl with a heart as giant as she is.
Tess has a BIG problem.$17.99ISBN: 9780062838377Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Katherine Tegen Books - April 2nd, 2019
New York Times bestselling author Margaret Peterson Haddix takes readers on a thrilling adventure filled with mysteries and plot twists aplenty in this absorbing series about family and friendships.$12.95ISBN: 9781615195480Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: The Experiment - April 2nd, 2019
Now you can master Bach’s most beautiful prelude—even if you’ve never sat down at a piano before!
Do you have a piano (or keyboard) and forty-five spare minutes every day? Then spend the next six weeks with acclaimed concert pianist James Rhodes. By the end, you’ll be able to perform Bach’s Prelude No.$9.99ISBN: 9781680105728Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Tiger Tales. - April 2nd, 2019
Charming illustrations bring well-known songs and rhymes to life in this fun collection. Children will love learning “Five Little Speckled Frogs,” “The Itsy Bitsy Spider,” “B-I-N-G-O,” and more.$27.00ISBN: 9781982102807Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Atria Books - April 2nd, 2019
One of Esquire’s Best Nonfiction Books of the Year
One of NPR’s Favorite Books of the Year
One of the Year’s Most Anticipated Books: BuzzFeed, Bustle, HelloGiggles, Literary Hub, She Reads
“I've spent my adult life prowling bookshelves for the modern-day reincarnation of my favorite$17.99ISBN: 9781534420809Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - April 2nd, 2019
In this sweeping and inventive debut novel that’s perfect for fans of Roald Dahl, Neil Gaiman, and Tim Burton, a prodigal inventor flees his home to find his destiny.
In the humdrum town of Moormouth, Walter Mortinson’s unusual inventions cause nothing but trouble.$32.50ISBN: 9781538713648Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Twelve - April 2nd, 2019INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER"[The] rare biography of a public figure that's not only beautifully written, but also shockingly revelatory." -- The Atlantic$26.99ISBN: 9780062898104Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Harper - April 2nd, 2019
"The best book I read this decade." -Sharon Van Etten in Rolling Stone$35.00ISBN: 9780062655066Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Harper - April 2nd, 2019
Instant New York Times Bestseller$27.99ISBN: 9780062683717Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: William Morrow - April 2nd, 2019
The "American Sniper" legacy continues: Taya Kyle celebrates the American Spirit in her inspiring new book
Life leads us through difficult terrain. But what happens if you use challenge as an opportunity to discover your PURPOSE? These Americans did and are changing the world.Email or call for priceISBN: 9780778307785Availability: Hard to FindPublished: Park Row - April 2nd, 2019
An extraordinary story of a girl, her grandfather and one of nature's most mysterious and beguiling creatures: the honeybee.$16.99ISBN: 9780062795298Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Katherine Tegen Books - April 2nd, 2019
* A Chicago Public Library’s Best of the Best Books of 2019 Selection * A Canadian Children’s Book Center Best Books for Kids & Teens Pick *$18.99ISBN: 9780062676399Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: HarperCollins - April 2nd, 2019
Juliette and Warner’s story continues in the thrilling fifth installment of Tahereh Mafi’s New York Times bestselling Shatter Me series.
Juliette Ferrars isn’t who she thinks she is.Email or call for priceISBN: 9780525559535Availability: Hard to FindPublished: Penguin Press - April 2nd, 2019
“Stony the Road presents a bracing alternative to Trump-era white nationalism. . . . In our current politics we recognize African-American history—the spot under our country’s rug where the terrorism and injustices of white supremacy are habitually swept.$27.00ISBN: 9780525558736Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Penguin Press - April 2nd, 2019
A gripping and deftly plotted narrative of family and belonging, Lights All Night Long is a dazzling debut novel from an acclaimed young writer
"A luminous debut. . . . It's hard not to read the book in a single sitting."--The Los Angeles Times$27.00ISBN: 9780525537960Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: G.P. Putnam's Sons - April 2nd, 2019
From the bestselling author of Lily and the Octopus comes a novel about a struggling writer who gets his big break, with a little help from the most famous woman in America.$25.00ISBN: 9780525576389Availability: BackorderedPublished: Convergent Books - April 2nd, 2019
A descendant of Confederate General Robert E. Lee chronicles his story of growing up with the South's most honored name, and the moments that forced him to confront the privilege, racism, and subversion of human dignity that came with it.
With a foreword by Rev. Dr. Bernice A. King.$17.00ISBN: 9780399181429Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Ballantine Books - April 2nd, 2019
Featuring thoughtful exercises and words of wisdom from #1 New York Times bestselling author Debbie Macomber, this beautifully designed journal makes a treasured keepsake or a perfect gift.
$18.99ISBN: 9781368024969Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - April 2nd, 2019"Fans of The Raven Boys and Stranger Things rejoice: This is your new obsession." --Claire Legrand, New York Times best-selling author of Furyborn$18.99ISBN: 9780316440752Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - April 2nd, 2019
The stunning finale to the Defy the Stars trilogy from the New York Times bestselling author of Star Wars: Lost Stars and Bloodline.
Hunted and desperate.$17.00ISBN: 9781400032693Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Vintage - April 2nd, 2019
A New York Times bestseller$9.99ISBN: 9781401286392Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: DC Zoom - April 2nd, 2019
Jon Kent and Ian Wayne are opposites in every way except one--they are the sons of the World's Greatest Heroes, Superman and Batman! To uncover a global conspiracy, this unlikely duo will need to learn to trust each other and work together to save the Earth. But who is the mysterious Candace, and what secrets does she hold that could be the key to everything?$9.95ISBN: 9781523502165Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Workman Publishing Company - April 2nd, 2019
Your Mission: Discover Anna’s secret message using spycraft tools to uncover hidden codes!
It’s a true story of the American Revolution: Meet the secret Culper Ring, a network of American spies fighting against the army of British redcoats, and historical figures like George Washington and the soon-to-be-infamous Benedict Arnold.$16.99ISBN: 9781401283391Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: DC Ink - April 2nd, 2019
Princess Mera is teenage royalty and heir to the throne of Xebel, a penal colony ruled by the other no-so-lost land under the sea, Atlantis. Her father, his court and the entire kingdom are expecting her to marry and introduce a new king. But Mera is destined to wear a different crown....$10.99ISBN: 9780062385475Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Quill Tree Books - April 2nd, 2019
The sequel to the New York Times bestselling YA fantasy novel Three Dark Crown$10.99ISBN: 9780062220080Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Greenwillow Books - April 2nd, 2019
When a family argument turns into an urgent hunt for a missing child, seventeen-year-old Annie Boots must do everything in her power to bring her nephew home safely.$12.99ISBN: 9780062426963Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Katherine Tegen Books - April 2nd, 2019
#1 New York Times Bestseller!
In the second book of the Carve the Mark duology, globally bestselling Divergent author Veronica Roth reveals how Cyra and Akos fulfill their fates. The Fates Divide is a richly imagined tale of hope and resilience told in four stunning perspectives.$8.99ISBN: 9780062377029Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Balzer + Bray - April 2nd, 2019
National Book Award Longlist * New York Times Bestseller * An Amazon Best Book of the Year
Finally in paperback! This handsome edition features French flaps.$12.99ISBN: 9780735262591Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Tundra Books - April 2nd, 2019
Megabat returns, this time with a new nemesis: a very fancy cat. Can our tiny bat hero stop his Daniel's heart from being stolen by this nefarious, fluffy villain?
Megabat was looking forward to Christmas morning: presents, playing toys, smooshfruit and watching Star Wars. But then Daniel opened his last, most special present.$5.99ISBN: 9780448488653Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Penguin Workshop - April 2nd, 2019
Who HQ has way more than 57 reasons why you'll want to read the amazing story of H. J. Heinz--the American entrepreneur who brought tomato ketchup to the masses.$5.99ISBN: 9780448488646Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Penguin Workshop - April 2nd, 2019
Brush up your knowledge on popular American painter and illustrator Norman Rockwell with this exciting Who Was? title.$16.99ISBN: 9781536200034Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Candlewick - April 2nd, 2019
If home is where the heart is, what would happen if you lost it? Compassion and humor infuse the story of a family caught in financial crisis and a girl struggling to form her own identity.$7.99ISBN: 9781524767600Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Yearling - April 2nd, 2019
A lightning strike gave her a super power...but even a super genius can't solve the problem of middle school. This smart and funny novel is perfect for fans of The Fourteenth Goldfish, Rain Reign, and Counting by Sevens.$22.00ISBN: 9780762467877Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Running Press Adult - April 2nd, 2019
A fun, illustrated guide that takes us around the world, discovering the secrets to happiness. Author Helen Russell (The Year of Living Danishly) uncovers the fascinating ways that different nations search for happiness in their lives, and what they can teach us about our own quest for meaning.$13.99ISBN: 9780316411561Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: jimmy patterson - April 1st, 2019For anyone who loves cats, dogs (or both!), James Patterson's most pawsome story ever is set in a society defined by the oldest rivalry in the world: katts versus doggs!
Oscar is a happy dogg---a rambunctious kid who loves being a Dogg Scout. Thanks to his family, he knows that snobby katts are good for nothing but chasing up trees.
$6.99ISBN: 9780062849809Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: HarperCollins - April 2nd, 2019
Newbery Honor Book • ALA Notable Book • An SLJ Best Book • A Jane Addams Award Honor Book • Winner of the Jewish Book Council Children’s Book Award$11.99ISBN: 9781481438261Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books - April 2nd, 2019
“An intense snapshot of the chain reaction caused by pulling a trigger.” —Booklist (starred review)
“Astonishing.” —Kirkus Reviews (starred review)
“A tour de force.” —Publishers Weekly (starred review)
A Newbery Honor Book
A Coretta Scott King Honor Book
A Printz Honor Book
A$9.99ISBN: 9781368024440Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Disney-Hyperion - April 2nd, 2019Magnus Chase, a once-homeless teen, is a resident of the Hotel Valhalla and one of Odin's chosen warriors. As the son of Frey, the god of summer, fertility, and health, Magnus isn't naturally inclined to fighting.$17.99ISBN: 9781368013833Availability: BackorderedPublished: Disney-Hyperion - April 2nd, 2019
Mirror, Mirror: A Twisted Tale poses the question, what if the Evil Queen poisoned the prince?
$14.99ISBN: 9781328589828Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: John Joseph Adams/Mariner Books - April 2nd, 2019The fate of New Orleans rests in the hands of a wayward grifter in this novel of gods, games, and monsters.Jude Dubuisson knows things he shouldn’t. He has the supernatural ability to find lost things, a gift passed down to him by the father he has never known—a father who was more than human.$16.99ISBN: 9781328460837Availability: BackorderedPublished: Versify - April 2nd, 2019"The Last Last-Day-of-Summer reminds me that all children deserve to exist in magical spaces where their imaginations and familial bonds will them into heroism. Every single child should have the freedom to be one of The Legendary Alstons.$24.99ISBN: 9781984848819Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Random House Books for Young Readers - April 2nd, 2019
A gorgeous slipcased edition of the essential New York Times bestseller--perfect as a gift for anyone beginning something new!
This gorgeous gift edition of Emily Winfield Martin's modern classic poem will elevate any special occasion! With extra pages designed to be personalized with notes from friends and family, this volume is sure to be treasured and revisited often.$17.99ISBN: 9780385376716Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Random House Books for Young Readers - August 25th, 2015
The New York Times bestseller that celebrates the dreams, acceptance, and love that parents have for their children . . . now and forever! This is the perfect gift for Mother's Day, and any day.