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

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

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, Dianne Ruz (Illustrator)
$25.95
ISBN: 9780393652703
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - September 10th, 2019

Every day, funeral director Caitlin Doughty receives dozens of questions about death. The best questions come from kids. What would happen to an astronaut's body if it were pushed out of a space shuttle? Do people poop when they die? Can Grandma have a Viking funeral?


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

Neil Gaiman meets How to Train Your Dragon in this beautifully illustrated middle-grade novel about a boy, his trusted dog, and his best friend, as they race to save the stars before their light is extinguished for good.


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 Trilogy #1) Cover Image
$25.99
ISBN: 9781250313195
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Published: Tor.com - September 10th, 2019

A USA Today Best-Selling Novel!

“Unlike anything I’ve ever read. ” —V.E. Schwab

“Lesbian necromancers explore a haunted gothic palace in space!” —Charles Stross

“Deft, tense and atmospheric, compellingly immersive and wildly original.” —The New York Times


How to Draw Cute Food 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
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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

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

As a teenager, Molly Case underwent an operation that saved her life. Nearly a decade later, she finds herself in the operating room again--this time as a trainee nurse. She learns to care for her patients, sharing not only their pain, but also life-affirming moments of hope.


Arcade and the Golden Travel Guide Cover Image
$14.99
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? Finally, the answers you--and Arcade--have been waiting for