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Sadie's Story

Backyard Witch #1

by Christine Heppermann, Ron Koertge & Deborah Marcero Greenwillow Books (July 21, 2015)

A must-have for newly independent readers and fans of Ivy + Bean and Clementine! The first of a new series starring three young girls and a mysterious visitor who appears exactly when you need her—with just...

Made You Up

by Francesca Zappia Greenwillow Books (May 19, 2015)

Reality, it turns out, is often not what you perceive it to be—sometimes, there really is someone out to get you. For fans of Silver Linings Playbook and Liar, this thought-provoking debut tells the story...

No Parking at the End Times

by Bryan Bliss Greenwillow Books (February 24, 2015)

Abigail's parents believed the world was going to end. And—of course—it didn't. But they've lost everything anyway. And she must decide: does she still believe in them? Or is it time to believe in herself?...

Blackbird Fly

by Erin Entrada Kelly & Betsy Peterschmidt Greenwillow Books (March 24, 2015)

Future rock star or friendless misfit? That’s no choice at all. In this acclaimed novel by Newbery Medalist Erin Entrada Kelly, twelve-year-old Apple grapples with being different; with friends and backstabbers;...

The Gollywhopper Games: Friend or Foe

by Jody Feldman & Victoria Jamieson Greenwillow Books (April 21, 2015)

This companion to the popular The Gollywhopper Games, a book named to twenty-six state award master lists, will appeal to fans of The Amazing Race, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, and Escape from Mr. Lemoncello’s...

The Secrets of the Storm Vortex

by Anne Cameron & Victoria Jamieson Greenwillow Books (May 05, 2015)

The funny, fast-paced third book in The Lightning Catcher series! Part Storm Chasers and part The 39 Clues, this school adventure story about twelve-year-old Angus McFangus and his dangerous gift for predicting...

Trundle's Quest

The Six Crowns #1

by Allan Jones & Gary Chalk Greenwillow Books (April 05, 2011)

Trundle doesn't think he's an adventurer. He's a lamplighter. He likes everything safe and cozy, and that's the way things are in his peaceful part of the Sundered Lands.

Until Esmeralda barrels through his door....

True (. . . Sort Of)

by Katherine Hannigan Greenwillow Books (April 26, 2011)

True: Delly Pattison likes surpresents (presents that are a surprise). The day the Boyds come to town, Delly's sure a special surpresent is on its way. But lately, everything that she thinks will be good and...

Outside In

by Karen Romano Young Greenwillow Books (April 19, 2011)

Chérie Witkowski is twelve, and she doesn't want to turn thirteen this year. This is the year, 1968, that everything -- absolutely everything-seems to be changing. At home her parents are expecting a new baby,...


by Heather Dixon Greenwillow Books (March 29, 2011)

Come and mend your broken hearts here. In this retelling of the classic tale "The Twelve Dancing Princesses," the eldest princess must fight to save her family—and her heart—from an ancient dark magic within...

Nuts to You

by Lynne Rae Perkins Greenwillow Books (August 26, 2014)

How far would you go for a friend? In Nuts to You, the funny and moving illustrated novel by Newbery Medalist Lynne Rae Perkins, two squirrels go very far indeed to save a friend who has been snatched up by...

The Fear Trials

by Lindsay Cummings Greenwillow Books (June 03, 2014)

Meadow Woodson has been trained to survive. This is a prequel to The Murder Complex, by Lindsay Cummings, and it is set in a blood-soaked world where the murder rate is higher than the birth rate. For fans of...

The Gollywhopper Games: The New Champion

by Jody Feldman & Victoria Jamieson Greenwillow Books (May 27, 2014)

The Golly Toy and Game Company is hosting the regional rounds for the next Gollywhopper Games, and this time it's brother against brother in the physical challenges and mental puzzles. The companion to the popular...

The Storm Tower Thief

by Anne Cameron & Victoria Jamieson Greenwillow Books (May 27, 2014)

The funny, fast-paced second book in The Lightning Catcher series! Science, weather, and the fantastical combine for a school adventure story, part Storm Chasers and part Percy Jackson, about twelve-year-old...

Most Wanted

by Kate Thompson Greenwillow Books (February 08, 2011)

While making his daily deliveries, a baker’s son suddenly finds himself holding a stallion’s golden lead. Soon the boy discovers that this isn’t just any horse, it’s the most powerful creature in all...

Jigsaw Pony

by Jessie Haas & Ying-Hwa Hu Greenwillow Books (November 09, 2010)

The only thing twins Fran and Kiera have ever agreed on is thatit would be wonderful to own a pony -- a pony they could gallop and leap over jumps.

One day their father brings them Jigsaw, a Shetland pony who...

Gift Horse

by Betty Levin & Jos. A. Smith Greenwillow Books (November 09, 2010)

Matt soon learns that his dreams of having his own horse are not as grand as they seem, after his great-uncle sends him a horse and Matt is forced to be responsible for its care and maintenance in a suburban...

Criss Cross

by Lynne Rae Perkins Greenwillow Books (November 16, 2010)

Debbie is wishing something would happen. Something good. To her. Soon. In the meantime, Debbie loses a necklace and finds a necklace (and boy does the necklace have a story to tell), she goes jeans shopping...

Creature Crossing

by Betty Levin & Jos. A. Smith Greenwillow Books (November 02, 2010)

Ben, Kate, and Foster, the trio of friends from Starshine and Sunglow return in this satisfying sequel in which Ben finds a tiny creature in a ditch and is convinced he's stumbled upon something really big --...

All Alone in the Universe

by Lynne Rae Perkins Greenwillow Books (October 26, 2010)

"Before last summer Maureen and I were best friends....At least I think we were. I don't know what happened exactly. As some people who get hit by trucks sometimes say,'I didn't see anything coming.'"

When her...

True Lies

by George Shannon & John O'Brien Greenwillow Books (October 19, 2010)

In this collection of "lies" from many nations, the challenge is to find the slippery truth. By reading with care and not jumping to conclusions, readers will delight in discovering how these characters lie...

Angry Management

by Chris Crutcher Greenwillow Books (September 07, 2010)

Every kid in this group wants to fly. Every kid in this group has too much ballast.

Mr. Nak's Angry Management group is a place for misfits. A place for stories. And, man, does this crew have stories.


The Ivy

The Ivy #1

by Lauren Kunze & Rina Onur Greenwillow Books (August 31, 2010)

Congratulations! You have been admitted to the most prestigious university in the world. Now what are you going to do?

Callie Andrews may not have money or connections or the right clothes, and she may have way...

The Seventh Level

by Jody Feldman Greenwillow Books (May 25, 2010)

Lauer Middle School has a super-secret society—The Legend. No one knows who is in it. Or how they pull off the spectacular schoolwide events.

Seventh grader Travis Raines may be about to find out. A shiny blue...


by Amy Brecount White Greenwillow Books (March 02, 2010)

Something—some power—is blooming inside Laurel. She can use flowers to do things. Like bringing back lost memories. Or helping her friends ace tests. Or making people fall in love.

Laurel suspects her newfound...


by Chris Crutcher Greenwillow Books (September 22, 2009)

Bo Brewster has been at war with his father for as long as he can remember. Following angry outbursts at his football coach and English teacher that have cost him his spot on the football team and moved him...

Running Loose

by Chris Crutcher Greenwillow Books (September 22, 2009)

Louie Banks has it made.

He's got a starting spot on the football team, good friends, and a smart, beautiful girlfriend who loves him as much as he loves her.

Early in the fall, he sees all his ideas of fair play...


by Chris Crutcher Greenwillow Books (September 22, 2009)

Stotan: A cross between a Stoic and a Spartin

It's the last swimming season for Walker, Nortie, Lion, and Jeff, and their coach is building their self-discipline in a grueling four-hour-a-day test of stamina...

Whale Talk

by Chris Crutcher Greenwillow Books (September 22, 2009)

“A truly exceptional book.”—Washington Post

There's bad news and good news about the Cutter High School swim team. The bad news is that they don't have a pool. The good news is that only one of them can...

The Crazy Horse Electric Game

by Chris Crutcher Greenwillow Books (September 22, 2009)

Willie Weaver used to be a hero.

Now he's nothing.

Willie is a top athlete, the star of the legendary game against Crazy Horse Electric. Then a freak accident robs him of his once-amazing physical talents.


Staying Fat for Sarah Byrnes

by Chris Crutcher Greenwillow Books (September 22, 2009)

Called a “masterpiece” in a starred review from School Library Journal, award-winning author Chris Crutcher’s acclaimed Staying Fat for Sarah Byrnes is an enduring classic.

This bestselling novel is about...

Sean Rosen Is Not for Sale

by Jeff Baron Greenwillow Books (March 18, 2014)

Get ready for the sequel to I Represent Sean Rosen, the original and very funny debut novel that has the New York Times–bestselling creator of Big Nate, Lincoln Peirce, proclaiming, "Sean Rosen is my hero!"...

Protecting Marie

by Kevin Henkes Greenwillow Books (July 02, 2013)

"Fanny sensed that from the moment she was born she was meant to have a dog. It was as though some unique and independent organ deep inside her, like a tiny heart, couldn't thrive properly without one."


Words of Stone

by Kevin Henkes Greenwillow Books (July 02, 2013)

Blaze Werla is having a typical summer. He lives in the country with his father and grandmother. He spends his days alone, wandering around the hill beside his home.

Then the message appears on the side of the...

Sun & Spoon

by Kevin Henkes Greenwillow Books (July 02, 2013)

It had been only two months since Spoon Gilmore's grandmother died, but already he was worried that he would forget her. That's why he needed something of Gram's - something special that had belonged to her,...

Return to Sender

by Kevin Henkes Greenwillow Books (July 02, 2013)

When Whitaker writes a letter to Frogman, a TV super hero, his family laughs, but they stop laughing and start wondering when he receives an answer.

Olive's Ocean

by Kevin Henkes Greenwillow Books (July 02, 2013)

"Olive Barstow was dead. She'd been hit by a car on Monroe Street while riding her bicycle weeks ago. That was about all Martha knew."

Martha Boyle and Olive Barstow could have been friends. But they weren't...

The Zebra Wall

by Kevin Henkes Greenwillow Books (July 02, 2013)

The Vorlob family is making preparations. Preparations for the new baby, soon to arrive. Getting ready includes painting a mural in the baby's nursery and making a list of possible names. Adine, age ten, is...

Two Under Par

by Kevin Henkes Greenwillow Books (July 02, 2013)

It seemed to ten-year-old Wedge that most of the time nothing made sense anymore. Suddenly he had a brand-new stepfather and a five-year-old stepbrother, Andrew. He lived in a new house, far from his friends,...


by Kevin Henkes Greenwillow Books (July 02, 2013)

Returning to the beach cottage—a cottage named Scallop—where she has always celebrated her birthday is a special occasion for Alice Rice.

Who will see the first dolphin this time? The first pelican? What...

The Birthday Room

by Kevin Henkes Greenwillow Books (July 02, 2013)

"Two of the things Benjamin Hunter received for his twelfth birthday took him completely by surprise: A room and a letter. The room was from his parents. The letter was from his uncle."

Ben was just two years...

Bird Lake Moon

by Kevin Henkes Greenwillow Books (July 02, 2013)

Spencer thought the house might be haunted.

Mitch knew it wasn't. And he knew why.

The whole time Spencer and Mitch hung out together at Bird Lake that summer, there were secrets keeping them apart.

And maybe a...

Buried Above Ground

by Leah Cypess Greenwillow Books (July 02, 2013)

A short stand-alone digital novella set in the world of Leah Cypess's Nightspell, where ghosts exist alongside humans and nearly every lavish ball is part murder mystery.

In the kingdom of Ghostland, every murdered...

The King's Guard

by Rae Carson Greenwillow Books (July 30, 2013)

Hector of Ventierra is the youngest commander of the Royal Guard in his kingdom's history. But before he was lord commander, he was a lowly squire. In this short fantasy novella, set in the world of The Girl...

The Year of Billy Miller

by Kevin Henkes Greenwillow Books (September 17, 2013)

A 2014 Newbery Honor Book

A New York Times Bestseller

Award-winning, nationally bestselling author Kevin Henkes introduces second-grader Billy Miller in this fast-paced and funny story about friendship, sibling...

The Bitter Kingdom

by Rae Carson Greenwillow Books (August 27, 2013)

The New York Times‒best-selling series!

"Carson joins the ranks of writers like Kristin Cashore, Megan Whalen Turner, and Tamora Pierce as one of YA's best writers of high fantasy."—Locus

In the deeply satisfying...

The Paradox of Vertical Flight

by Emil Ostrovski Greenwillow Books (September 24, 2013)

Hilarious, deeply moving, mind-bending, original, romantic, and surprising, this debut teen novel by Emil Ostrovski will appeal to fans of John Green, Chris Crutcher, and Andrew Smith. Gary Shteyngart, author...

The Secret Zoo: Raids and Rescues

by Bryan Chick Greenwillow Books (September 24, 2013)

The fifth book in the fast-paced and imaginative series about four adventurous friends and the secret world hidden in their local zoo. Ella, Noah, Richie, and Megan are in trouble—and so is the Secret Zoo!...


by Sarah Crossan Greenwillow Books (October 08, 2013)

The shocking and thrilling sequel—and conclusion—to Breathe, which Kirkus Reviews called "intelligent and absorbing." Three teens confront danger, uncertainty, and the yearning to live—and breathe—freely....

The Six Crowns: Full Circle

by Allan Jones & Gary Chalk Greenwillow Books (November 12, 2013)

The sixth and final book in the animal fantasy series The Six Crowns, of which Booklist said, "Evokes elements of both Redwall and Lord of the Rings." The adventuring hedgehog Trundle Boldoak and energetic Princess...