New Releases - 9/10/2019

So many great books today! Including two books that focus on talking about death with children. Whether you want to think about it or not, the question of death is frequently on your kid's mind. Don't get freaked out - get educated!

Books: 
The Testaments: The Sequel to The Handmaid's Tale Cover Image
$28.95
ISBN: 9780385543781
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Published: Nan A. Talese - September 10th, 2019

NEW YORK TIMES BEST SELLER • WINNER OF THE BOOKER PRIZE The Testaments is a modern masterpiece, a powerful novel that can be read on its own or as a companion to Margaret Atwood’s classic, The Handmaid’s Tale.


Rebel Girls Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781335185006
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Published: Inkyard Press - September 10th, 2019

"Echoing the punk-rock feminist movement of the early '90s, debut author Keenan creates a timely narrative that will challenge teens to reflect on their personal values and engage in respectful discourse. A must-read." -Kirkus, starred review


Will My Cat Eat My Eyeballs?: Big Questions from Tiny Mortals About Death Cover Image
By Caitlin Doughty, Dianné Ruz (Illustrator)
$25.95
ISBN: 9780393652703
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - September 10th, 2019

New York Times Bestseller
Winner of the 2019 Goodreads Choice Award for Science & Technology

Best-selling author and mortician Caitlin Doughty answers real questions from kids about death, dead bodies, and decomposition.


The Star Shepherd Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781492658207
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Published: Sourcebooks Young Readers - September 10th, 2019

For fans of Neil Gaiman and How to Train Your Dragon comes a beautifully illustrated, fast-paced adventure about eleven year old Kyro, his best friend Andra, his trusted dog Cypher, and their race to save the stars.


Stargazing Cover Image
By Jen Wang, Jen Wang (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9781250183880
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Published: First Second - September 10th, 2019

Stargazing is a heartwarming middle-grade graphic novel in the spirit of Real Friends and El Deafo, from New York Times bestselling author-illustrator Jen Wang.


Gideon the Ninth (The Locked Tomb Series #1) Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250313195
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Published: Tordotcom - September 10th, 2019

Gideon the Ninth is the first book in the New York Times and USA Today Bestselling Locked Tomb Series, and one of the Best Books of 2019 according to NPR, the New York Public Library, Amazon, BookPage, Shelf Awareness, BookRiot, and Bustle!

WINNER of the 2020 Locus Award and Crawford Award


How to Draw Cute Food, 3 Cover Image
$12.95
ISBN: 9781454937562
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Published: Sterling Children's Books - September 10th, 2019

Hungry for a new drawing challenge? Grab a marker or pen and ENTER CUTE FOOD


The Sleeping Beauty: My First Ballet Book Cover Image
By Jennifer Adams, Corey Egbert (Illustrator)
$9.99
ISBN: 9781423652595
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Published: Gibbs Smith - September 10th, 2019

The Sleeping Beauty: My First Ballet Book retells the classic story and introduces little ones to the beautiful art of ballet.


Musical Mac Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781454933700
Availability: Special Order
Published: Sterling Children's Books - September 10th, 2019

When a millipede can't find a band to join, he finds a way to make his own special kind of music

" . . . richly detailed artwork, colorful characters, and strong narrative will make for an enjoyable, musically oriented storytime." --Booklist Online


The Traveling Zoo Goes to School Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781684015993
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Published: Mascot Books - September 10th, 2019

The End of Something Wonderful: A Practical Guide to a Backyard Funeral Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781454932116
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Published: Sterling Children's Books - September 10th, 2019

With gentle humor and quirkiness, this sympathetic book demonstrates how to say goodbye to a beloved pet and give it a proper sendoff.

" The End of Something Wonderful is] really good. It's funny and sardonic and it gets to be touching at the end." --Betsy Bird, School Library Journal


How Much Is a Little Girl Worth? Cover Image
By Rachael Denhollander, Morgan Huff (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781496441683
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Published: Tyndale Kids - September 10th, 2019

You're beautiful, worthy, and you should be loved
Because of all that you are.
Different from anything else in the world,
You are precious beyond the stars.


The Edge of America Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781950182008
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Published: Haywire Books - September 10th, 2019

1984. Miami. Enter the high-stakes world of South Florida's drug culture, where a businessman with CIA ties is about to risk it all.Bobby West is on the edge. As chief financial officer for a Miami holding company and a CIA front, he has overleveraged his business in the go-go 1980s financial culture.


The Shamer’s Signet: Book 2 (The Shamer Chronicles #2) Cover Image
By Lene Kaaberbol, Lene Kaaberbøl (Translated by)
$12.95
ISBN: 9781782692270
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Published: Pushkin Children's Books - September 10th, 2019

The second book in the thrilling fantasy adventure series, The Shamer Chronicles


The Shamer’s Daughter: Book 1 (The Shamer Chronicles #1) Cover Image
By Lene Kaaberbol, Lene Kaaberbøl (Translated by)
$12.95
ISBN: 9781782692256
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Published: Pushkin Children's Books - September 10th, 2019

The first step into the thrilling middlegrade fantasy world of The Shamer Chronicles

Dina has unwillingly inherited her mother's gift: the ability to elicit shamed confessions simply by looking into someone's eyes. To Dina, however, these powers are not a gift but a curse. Surrounded by fear and hostility, she longs for simple friendship.


The Shamer’s War: Book 4 (The Shamer Chronicles #4) Cover Image
By Lene Kaaberbol, Lene Kaaberbøl (Translated by)
$12.95
ISBN: 9781782692317
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Published: Pushkin Children's Books - September 10th, 2019

The final book in the thrilling fantasy adventure series, The Shamer Chronicles

The Dragon Lord of Dunark is ruthlessly hunting down Shamers and burning them at the stake. He must be brought down, and so a rebellion is formed.


The Serpent Gift: Book 3 (The Shamer Chronicles #3) Cover Image
By Lene Kaaberbol, Lene Kaaberbøl (Translated by)
$12.95
ISBN: 9781782692294
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Published: Pushkin Children's Books - September 10th, 2019

The third book in the thrilling fantasy adventure series, The Shamer Chronicles

A watching face in a market crowd, a mist-shrouded figure on the moor, a haunting presence seen only when he wants to be seen? Sezuan, possessor of the Serpent Gift for lie and illusion, is a chilling and ambiguous figure at the best of times.


How to Treat People: A Nurse's Notes Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9781324003465
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - September 10th, 2019

A fascinating and poignant memoir of the body and its care, told through the experiences of a young nurse.


Arcade and the Golden Travel Guide Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780310767435
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Published: Zonderkidz - September 10th, 2019

Where did the Triple T Token come from? And can Arcade keep the token for himself ... or will sinister forces steal it from his grasp?