Some great titles out this week! I'm really looking forward to Furious Hours by Casey Cep about a merder trial in Alabama in the late 1970s but also about teh book Harper Lee was trying to write about said trial. This is going to be a big one, y'all!
Mr. Lemoncello is going live with a brand-new televised BREAKOUT game! Discover what James Patterson calls "the coolest library in the world" in the fourth puzzle-packed adventure in Chris Grabenstein's New York Times bestselling MR. LEMONCELLO series!
See if you have what it takes to survive the monster-zombie apocalypse in this interactive guided journal from the New York Times bestselling Last Kids on Earth series, soon to be a Netflix original animated series!
ONE OF PRESIDENT BARACK OBAMA'S FAVORITE BOOKS OF 2019
NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF 2019 BY Time, LitHub, Vulture, Glamour, O Magazine, Town and Country, Suspense Magazine, Inside Hook
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The definitive, fascinating, all-reaching biography of Dr. Seuss
An imaginative, thought-provoking gift book to awaken your senses and attune them to the things that matter in your life.
Welcome to the era of white noise. Our lives are in constant tether to phones, to email, and to social media. In this age of distraction, the ability to experience and be present is often lost: to think and to see and to listen.
A Bill Gates Summer Reading PickA "riveting and illuminating" (Yuval Noah Harari) new theory of how and why some nations recover from trauma and others don't, by the Pulitzer-Prize-winning author of the landmark bestsellers Guns, Germs, and Steel and Collapse.$27.99ISBN: 9780062862822Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Ecco - May 7th, 2019
From Calabria to Connecticut: a sweeping family saga about sisterhood, secrets, Italian immigration, the American dream, and one woman's tenacious fight against her own fate$26.99ISBN: 9780062910639Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Dey Street Books - May 7th, 2019
The legendary FBI criminal profiler, number-one New York Times bestselling author, and inspiration for the hit Netflix show Mindhunter delves deep into the lives and crimes of four of the most disturbing and complex predatory killers, offering never-before-revealed details about his profiling process, and divulging the strategies used to crack som$16.99ISBN: 9780062686268Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Greenwillow Books - May 7th, 2019
Renowned for their courage, their chivalry, and their ability to fight mythical creatures, the Knights of the Round Table face a new band of dangerous opponents—MONSTERS!$30.00ISBN: 9781501168680Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Simon & Schuster - May 7th, 2019
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Pulitzer Prize–winning historian David McCullough rediscovers an important and dramatic chapter in the American story—the settling of the Northwest Territory by dauntless pioneers who overcame incredible hardships to build a community based on ideals that would come to define our country.
As part of the Treaty of Paris, i$17.99ISBN: 9780062662835Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Quill Tree Books - May 7th, 2019
From the New York Times bestselling author of the National Book Award-winning title The Poet X comes a dazzling novel in prose about a girl with talent, pride, and a drive to feed the soul that keeps her fire burning bright.$18.99ISBN: 9781984812759Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Philomel Books - May 7th, 2019
Twelve thrilling and terrifying space-mission failures, told by the bestselling author of Apollo 13!$17.99ISBN: 9780062335562Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: HarperCollins - May 7th, 2019
Endling #2: The First is the second book in an epic middle grade animal fantasy series by Katherine Applegate, Newbery Medal-winning and #1 New York Times bestselling author of The One and Only Ivan, Wishtree, and Crenshaw!$16.99ISBN: 9780062895936Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Greenwillow Books - May 7th, 2019
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“Don’t miss this dazzling tour de force.”—Katherine Applegate, Newbery Medal winning author of The One and Only Ivan$19.99ISBN: 9780062423023Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: HarperTeen - May 7th, 2019
Return once more to the deadly and dazzling world of Red Queen in Broken Throne, a beautifully designed, must-have companion to the chart-topping series from #1 New York Times bestselling author Victoria Aveyard.$16.00ISBN: 9780143134183Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Penguin Books - May 7th, 2019
From the bestselling author of The Genius of Birds, the revised and reissued edition of her beloved book of essays describing her forays along the Delaware shore$17.00ISBN: 9780399180996Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Del Rey - May 7th, 2019
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • “One of the year’s strongest fantasy novels” (NPR), an imaginative retelling of the Rumpelstiltskin fairy tale from the bestselling author of Uprooted.$15.99ISBN: 9781335461605Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Hanover Square Press - May 7th, 2019
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$16.99ISBN: 9780062676801Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Harper Perennial - May 7th, 2019
SHE PLANNED HER OWN FUNERAL. BUT DID SHE ARRANGE HER OWN MURDER?
New York Times bestselling author of Magpie Murders and Moriarty, Anthony Horowitz has yet again brilliantly reinvented the classic crime novel, this time writing a fictional version of himself as the Watson to a modern-day Holmes.$17.00ISBN: 9780735224315Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Penguin Books - May 7th, 2019
The #1 New York Times bestseller!
Soon to be a Hulu limited series starring Reese Witherspoon and Kerry Washington.
“I read Little Fires Everywhere in a single, breathless sitting.” —Jodi Picoult$16.99ISBN: 9780778369080Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Park Row - May 7th, 2019
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$15.99ISBN: 9781492671527Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Sourcebooks Landmark - May 7th, 2019
"...a hauntingly atmospheric love letter to the first mobile library in Kentucky and the fierce, brave packhorse librarians who wove their way from shack to shack dispensing literacy, hope, and -- just as importantly -- a compassionate human connection."--Sara Gruen, author of Water for Elephants$11.99ISBN: 9781547600502Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Bloomsbury YA - May 7th, 2019
Narrated by Feyre and Rhysand, this bridges the events in A Court of Wings and Ruin and the upcoming novels in the series.
New in the #1 New York Times bestselling Court of Thorns and Roses series, A Court of Frost and Starlight is a glimpse into the lives of Feyre and Rhysand as they begin to recover from the war that changed their world.$6.99ISBN: 9781368046930Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Disney-Hyperion - May 7th, 2019Available as a board book for our youngest readers, this step-by-step journey will delight little ones as a construction worker goes about her day on the job. With compelling details, vibrant color, and a driving rhythm, This Is the Construction Worker builds up excitement as the high rise project in the illustrations grows taller and taller.$17.99ISBN: 9781250295088Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Roaring Brook Press - April 23rd, 2019
Written by Bea Birdsong and illustrated by Nidhi Chanani, I Will Be Fierce is a powerful picture book about courage, confidence, kindness, and finding the extraordinary in everyday moments.
Today, I will be fierce!$17.99ISBN: 9781250303172Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - May 7th, 2019
Meet Llama, the next great picture-book megastar, who has most definitely driven a bus and who loves tacos way more than you.
He also loves cake, and that’s where our story begins.$16.99ISBN: 9780394800936Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Random House Books for Young Readers -
Tell your own story with a little help from Dr. Seuss in this DIY dream activity book that's all about YOU!
How tall are YOU? How many teeth do YOU have? Where do YOU live? What do YOU like to eat?$9.99ISBN: 9781984894328Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Random House Books for Young Readers - May 7th, 2019
A guide to being grouchy, written and illustrated by the world's greatest grouch--Sesame Street's Oscar!$8.99ISBN: 9781984848123Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Random House Books for Young Readers - May 7th, 2019
Say thank you to Dad with this perfect-for-Father's-Day gift book that features art from Dr. Seuss! Includes unrhymed lines about fatherly love and makes an ideal choice instead of a card!$17.99ISBN: 9780735230743Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Dial Books - May 7th, 2019
In time for the fiftieth anniversary of the moon landing, this father-daughter story celebrates a small community's big contribution to one of America's greatest accomplishments.$9.99ISBN: 9781368027168Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Hyperion Books for Children - May 7th, 2019Hog is careful. Harold is not.Harold cannot help smiling. Hog can.Hog worries so that Harold does not have to.Harold and Hog are best friends. But can Harold and Hog's friendship survive a game of pretending to be Elephant & Piggie?$16.99ISBN: 9780762468553Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Running Press Kids - May 7th, 2019Boys will be boys and girls will be girls? Not in this book.$12.99ISBN: 9781328553089Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: HMH Books for Young Readers - May 7th, 2019Crack the code with Carmen Sandiego! In this original story, a special clue-decoding wheel built into the front cover allows readers to hunt for long-lost pirate's treasure alongside the world's greatest thief.$17.99ISBN: 9781525300363Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Kids Can Press - May 7th, 2019
This riveting narrative told from the astronauts' points of view offers a unique approach to the story behind Apollo 11's successful --- though nearly disastrous --- 1969 moon landing. Readers are brought along on the ride of a lifetime, as they relive every step of the mission, including the nail-biting (and relatively unknown) crucial moments when it came close to failure.$9.99ISBN: 9780062675446Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: HarperCollins - May 7th, 2019
Pete the Cat’s cool adaptation of the classic children’s song "Itsy Bitsy Spider" will have have young readers laughing and singing along.
The itsy bitsy spider climbed up the water spout. Down came the rain....
As the itsy bitsy spider struggles, Pete and his friends know just what to do to help out!$18.99ISBN: 9780062883384Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: HarperCollins - May 7th, 2019
From the international bestselling author of Bel Canto and Commonwealth, Ann Patchett, and the bestselling illustrator of the Fancy Nancy series, Robin Preiss Glasser, comes a hilarious children’s story about a slide made just for lambs.$15.99ISBN: 9780062396945Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: HarperCollins - May 7th, 2019
A picture book for expectant fathers and already-fathers everywhere created by the author of You Made Me a Mother, Laurenne Sala, and the Marigold Bakes a Cake author-illustrator, Mike Malbrough.
In this touching celebration of fatherhood, the close bond between parent and child comes to life with heartwarming resonance.$16.99ISBN: 9781401285913Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: DC Ink - May 7th, 2019
Selina Kyle is fiercer than she knows. For 15 years, she's put up with her mother's string of bad boyfriends, but when Dernell, her mom's current beau, proves crueler than the others, Selina reevaluates her place in her home. There's no way Selina and Dernell can live under the same roof, and since Dernell won't leave, Selina must.$6.99ISBN: 9781426333651Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: National Geographic Children's Books - May 7th, 2019
Kick! Pass! Swing! Shoot! Score! Sporty kids will go ball-istic over this supercool new sticker activity book from National Geographic Kids!$5.99ISBN: 9781524789770Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Who HQ - May 7th, 2019
Learn how the United States ended up fighting for twenty years in a remote country on the other side of the world.$5.99ISBN: 9781524786038Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Who HQ - May 7th, 2019
Find out all about NASA in this out-of-this-world addition to the What Was? series.$4.99ISBN: 9780425289839Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Penguin Young Readers - May 7th, 2019
This fourth title in the perenially popular, Geisel Award-winning Level 2 readers series features a sport that's a kid favorite: soccer!$7.99ISBN: 9780064438681Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: HarperCollins Espanol - May 7th, 2019
This groundbreaking bilingual collection of traditional rhymes celebrates childhood and Latin American heritage—a perfect book for those learning Spanish and fluent speakers alike. Now in paperback!$7.99ISBN: 9781250308696Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Square Fish - May 7th, 2019
Wendy Mass and Rebecca Stead, two masterminds of classic, middle-grade fiction come together to craft this magical story about the enduring power of friendship.
It’s been five years since Livy and her family have visited Livy’s grandmother in Australia. Now that she’s back, Livy has the feeling she’s forgotten something really, really important about Gran’s house.$12.99ISBN: 9780062851062Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Balzer + Bray - May 7th, 2019
Another spot-on story of middle school drama and friendship from Terri Libenson, national bestselling author of Invisible Emmie and Positively Izzy.
Friends. Frenemies. Middle school...
The last day of seventh grade has Jaime and Maya wondering who their real friends are.