New Releases - 8/6/2019

Heading into the weekend like this T-Rex on the cover of the new edition of Dinosaur! Any new releases on your reading agenda this weekend or is everyone out there catching up on your summer reading? As we are still working our way through Ulysses, we see you and we feel you!!

Books: 
One Big Heart: A Celebration of Being More Alike Than Different Cover Image
By Linsey Davis, Lucy Fleming (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780310767855
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Published: Zonderkidz - August 6th, 2019

A culture-rich picture book that proudly showcases the beauty of diversity while also celebrating all the wonderful things we have in common.


The Basque Dragon (The Unicorn Rescue Society #2) Cover Image
By Adam Gidwitz, Jesse Casey, Hatem Aly (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9780735231757
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Published: Puffin Books - August 6th, 2019

The Unicorn Rescue Society is back! Now available in paperback.

INCLUDES AN EXCLUSIVE BONUS STORY about the medieval Secret Order of the Unicorn!


Across the vast, blue ocean, in the mountains of the Basque Country, a fearsome creature has gone missing. And the Unicorn Rescue Society are the only ones who can save it.
 


The Creature of the Pines (The Unicorn Rescue Society #1) Cover Image
By Adam Gidwitz, Hatem Aly (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9780735231726
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Published: Puffin Books - August 6th, 2019

A New York Times bestseller—now available in paperback.

INCLUDES AN EXCLUSIVE BONUS STORY about the medieval Secret Order of the Unicorn!


Unicorns are real.
(At least we think they are.)
 


Cats vs. Robots #1: This Is War Cover Image
$6.99
ISBN: 9780062665713
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Published: Katherine Tegen Books - August 6th, 2019

#1 New York Times bestselling author Margaret Stohl and Lewis Peterson’s hilarious middle grade debut has it all: robot overlords, secret feline agents, and earthling humans who are in for a real catastrophe.


Gabby Garcia’s Ultimate Playbook #3: Sidelined (Gabby Garcia's Ultimate Playbook #3) Cover Image
By Iva-Marie Palmer, Marta Kissi (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9780062391865
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Published: Katherine Tegen Books - August 6th, 2019

“Perfect for fans of Big Nate and Dork Diaries.”—Nerdy Book Club

It’s curveball after curveball for star pitcher Gabby Garcia in the final book of this laugh-out-loud illustrated series full of doodles, sports trivia, and home-run humor!


Would You Ever Pet a Platypus? Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781400215362
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Published: Thomas Nelson - August 6th, 2019

Would you pet a platypus? Nuzzle a narwhal? Cuddle a chameleon? Kids will laugh and enjoy God's creativity through the wackiest animals He ever made


Love Is Kind Cover Image
By Laura Sassi, Lison Chaperon (Illustrator)
$9.99
ISBN: 9780310754848
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Published: Zonderkidz - August 6th, 2019

An entertaining, at times humorous, always gentle approach to teaching kids the true meaning of love as described in 1 Corinthians 13--"Love is patient, love is kind. ... Love never fails."--while celebrating the one-of-a-kind bonds kids have with their grandparents.


Who Is R. L. Stine? (Who Was?) Cover Image
By M. D. Payne, Who HQ, Jake Murray (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9780399539596
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Published: Penguin Workshop - August 6th, 2019

Reader beware! The biography of R. L. Stine, author of the hugely popular Goosebumps series, is a scary-good time!


Just in Case You Ever Wonder Cover Image
By Max Lucado, Eve Tharlet (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780718075385
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Published: Thomas Nelson - August 6th, 2019

This book assures children of God's love through all their experiences--including during hard times such as being afraid of the dark or being bullied--and gives assurance that the parent was there when they were first born and will be with them even in heaven.


Dinosaur! (Knowledge Encyclopedias) Cover Image
By DK, Smithsonian Institution (Contributions by)
$24.99
ISBN: 9781465481764
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Published: DK Children - August 6th, 2019

Are you curious about fossils, dinosaurs, and prehistoric life? Then dig into this stunning children's encyclopedia.


Alfred's Book of Monsters Cover Image
By Sam Streed, Sam Streed (Illustrator)
$15.99
ISBN: 9781580898331
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Published: Charlesbridge - August 6th, 2019

With nods to Tim Burton, Edward Gorey, and Neil Gaiman, this humorous picture book about a Victorian boy obsessed with monsters presents a dark and appealing world, created by debut author/illustrator Sam Streed.

In the graveyard, between stone monuments for forgotten souls, lurks the Black Shuck. . . . Its one blood-red eye burns with an undying rage.


What Was I Scared Of? (Classic Seuss) Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9780375853425
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - August 11th, 2009

Dr. Seuss in a glowing new format!


Sing a Song: How Lift Every Voice and Sing Inspired Generations Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780525516095
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Published: Nancy Paulsen Books - August 6th, 2019

"Lyons delivers the history of a song that has inspired generations of African-Americans to persist and resist in the face of racism and systemic oppression. . . . A heartfelt history of a historic anthem."--Publishers Weekly

Sing a song full of the faith that the dark past has taught us.


Señorita Mariposa Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781524740702
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Published: Nancy Paulsen Books - August 6th, 2019

A captivating and child-friendly look at the extraordinary journey that monarch butterflies take each year from Canada to Mexico; with a text in both English and Spanish.


Big Breath: A Guided Meditation for Kids Cover Image
By William Meyer, Brittany Jacobs (Illustrator)
$16.95
ISBN: 9781608686339
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Published: New World Library - August 6th, 2019

Calm your worries and build your bravery -- or just relax during a busy day or wind down before bed

All day long, you breathe -- in and out, in and out -- without even thinking about it. But did you know that you can play with your breath, use it to take you on an adventure? All you have to do is find a comfy spot and close your eyes.


LEGO Star Wars Build Your Own Adventure Galactic Missions (LEGO Build Your Own Adventure) Cover Image
By DK
$24.99
ISBN: 9781465478955
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Published: DK Children - August 6th, 2019

Bring the Star Wars galaxy to life at home with more than 50 brilliant building ideas

Want more ideas for LEGO® Star Wars(TM) models to build? You need this book with bricks that inspires children to build, play, and learn all about the LEGO Star Wars universe.


Coding Games in Scratch: A Step-by-Step Visual Guide to Building Your Own Computer Games (Computer Coding for Kids) Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781465477330
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Published: DK Children - August 6th, 2019

Scratch 3.0 has landed! Stay ahead of the curve with this fully updated guide for beginner coders.


Coding Projects in Scratch: A A Step-by-Step Visual Guide to Coding Your Own Animations, Games, Simulations (Computer Coding for Kids) Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781465477347
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Published: DK Children - August 6th, 2019

A perfect introduction to coding for young minds! This updated step-by-step visual guide teaches children to create their own projects using Scratch 3.0.


The Mosquito: A Human History of Our Deadliest Predator Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781524743413
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Published: Dutton - August 6th, 2019

**The instant New York Times bestseller.**
*An international bestseller.*

“Hugely impressive, a major work.”—NPR


Boss Up!: This Ain't Your Mama's Business Book Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9780785224419
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Published: Thomas Nelson - August 6th, 2019

Stay-at-home mom turned multimillion-dollar-producing business owner Lindsay Teague Moreno doesn't just have a passion for entrepreneurship. She has a deep passion for helping women of all walks of life gain the confidence and skills to tap into their ambition and achieve success in their own business endeavors.


A Dangerous Man (An Elvis Cole and Joe Pike Novel #18) Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780525535683
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - August 6th, 2019

A brilliant new crime novel from the beloved, bestselling, and award-winning master of the genre--and Joe Pike's most perilous case to date.


The Ghosts of Eden Park: The Bootleg King, the Women Who Pursued Him, and the Murder That Shocked Jazz-Age America Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780451498625
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Published: Crown - August 6th, 2019

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The epic true crime story of the most successful bootlegger in American history and the murder that shocked the nation, from the New York Times bestselling author of Sin in the Second City and Liar, Temptress, Soldier, Spy

“Gatsby-era noir at its best.”—Erik Larson


House of Salt and Sorrows Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781984831927
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Published: Delacorte Press - August 6th, 2019

"Step inside a fairy tale."--Stephanie Garber, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Caraval


Hollow Kingdom Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781538745823
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - August 6th, 2019

"The Secret Life of Pets meets The Walking Dead" in this big-hearted, boundlessly beautiful romp through the Apocalypse, where a foul-mouthed crow is humanity's only chance to survive Seattle's zombie problem (Karen Joy Fowler, PEN/Faulkner Award-winning author).