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To the Moon and Back

by Dianne Bates Big Sky Publishing (March 05, 2017)

Claire’s mum has been keeping secrets… and now she’s left Claire’s dad and dragged her to live in a run-down old shack in the country. Did anyone ask Claire if that was what she wanted?! Not only does...

Rockin' Rockets

by Stephanie Calmenson, Joanna Cole & James Burks Aladdin (June 16, 2020)

From authors Stephanie Calmenson and Magic School Bus author Joanna Cole, comes the second story about the adventures of Allie and Amy, two friends who have a true-blue friendship in this silly, fun-to-read...

Wherever You Are

by Nancy Tillman Feiwel & Friends (September 13, 2010)

. . . I wanted you more than you'll ever know,

so I sent love to follow wherever you go. . . .

Love is the greatest gift we have to give our children. It's the one thing they can carry with them each and every...

Bad Blood

by Carly Anne West & Oliver Wyman Scholastic Inc. Audio (December 26, 2019)

Aaron Peterson has never had it easy. As the son of a famed and eccentric theme park designer, his life has been one move after the next as his father chases new jobs in countries around the world. Aaron has...

Middle School: Born to Rock

by James Patterson, Chris Tebbetts & Caitlin Kelly Jimmy Patterson (March 05, 2019)

In the next book in James Patterson's bestselling Middle School series, Rafe Khatchadorian's hilarious little sister, Georgia, is back for another rollicking adventure! This time, she's vying to be crowned winner...

The Inventors at No. 8

by A. M. Morgen & Polly Lee Hachette Book Group (May 08, 2018)

Brimming with mystery and treasure, this action-packed tale sends a boy in need of luck and girl in need of a friend on an adventure that will change their lives forever.

Meet George, the third Lord of Devonshire...

How to Be a Supervillain: Born to Be Good

by Michael Fry & Nate Begle Hachette Book Group (May 01, 2018)

A sequel has never been this good ... at being bad! In this highly anticipated follow-up to the bestselling How to Be a Supervillain, Victor Spoil must save the world from an evil scheme to enslave the superheroes...

The Nerdiest, Wimpiest, Dorkiest I Funny Ever

by James Patterson, Chris Grabenstein & Adam McCarthur Hachette Book Group (May 07, 2018)

Everybody's favorite kid comic, Jamie Grimm, is out to conquer the world--with laughter, of course!

Comedian Jamie Grimm can't help feeling like he's reached the top--he has his own smash hit TV show and he's...

Treasure Hunters: Quest for the City of Gold

by James Patterson, Chris Grabenstein & Bryan Kennedy Hachette Book Group (January 15, 2018)

Gear up for an exciting new adventure with the thrill-seeking Kidds as they search for a missing city in South America made entirely of gold!

When Bick and Beck Kidd find a hidden trove of pirate treasure, it...

The Way to Bea

by Kat Yeh & Dianne Down Hachette Book Group (September 19, 2017)

With a charming voice, winning characters, and a perfectly-woven plot, Kat Yeh delivers a powerful story of friendship and finding a path towards embracing yourself.

Everything in Bea's world has changed. She...

Who Could That Be at This Hour?

by Lemony Snicket & Liam Aiken Hachette Book Group (October 23, 2012)

In a fading town, far from anyone he knew or trusted, a young Lemony Snicket began his apprenticeship in an organization nobody knows about. He started asking questions that shouldn't have been on his mind....

The Midnight Palace

by Carlos Ruiz Zafon, Jonathan Davis & Lucia Graves Hachette Book Group (May 01, 2011)

Set in Calcutta in the 1930s, The Midnight Palace begins on a dark night when an English lieutenant fights to save newborn twins Ben and Sheere from an unthinkable threat. Despite monsoon-force rains and terrible...

The Land of Stories: The Enchantress Returns

by Chris Colfer Hachette Book Group (August 06, 2013)

Alex and Conner Bailey's world is about to change in this fast-paced adventure that uniquely combines our modern day world with the enchanting realm of classic fairy tales.

The Land of Stories series tells the...

The Daughters Break the Rules

by Joanna Philbin & Michal Friedman Hachette Book Group (November 01, 2010)

Best friends and fellow daughters of celebrities, Lizzie Summers, Carina Jurgensen, and Hudson Jones are back in Joanna Philbin's second stylish and heartfelt novel.

Daughters Rule Number Six: Never talk to the...

The Daughters

by Joanna Philbin & Michal Friedman Hachette Book Group (May 01, 2010)

Fourteen year old Lizzie Summers always expects fawning photographers and adoring fans to surround her gorgeous supermodel mother. But when Lizzie is approached by a fashion photographer who believes that she's...

Return to Me

by Justina Chen & Thérèse Plummer Hachette Book Group (January 15, 2013)

Three months before Rebecca Muir is set to begin college, her father reveals a secret that tears the family apart: he is leaving them. In an instant, Rebecca's life crumbles--she has to rely on her mother now,...

Prophecy of the Sisters

by Michelle Zink & Eliza Dushku Hachette Book Group (November 01, 2009)

An ancient prophecy divides two sisters--one good, one evil. Who will prevail?

Sixteen-year-old Lia Milthorpe has just recently lost her father, leaving her parentless. But when a strange mark appears on her...

My Sister Lives on the Mantelpiece

by Annabel Pitcher & David Tennant Hachette Book Group (August 14, 2012)

Ten-year-old Jamie Matthews has just moved to the Lake District with his dad and his teenage sister Jasmine for a "fresh new start." Five years ago, his sister's twin, Rose, was blown up by a terrorist bomb....

I Funny

by James Patterson, Chris Grabenstein & Frankie Seratch Hachette Book Group (December 10, 2012)

Jamie Grimm is a middle schooler on a mission: he wants to become the world's greatest standup comedian--even if he doesn't have a lot to laugh about these days. He's new in town and stuck living with his aunt,...

My Brother Is a Big, Fat Liar

by James Patterson, Lisa Papademetriou & Cassandra Morris Hachette Book Group (March 18, 2013)

From blockbuster author James Patterson comes the third installment in the #1 New York Times bestselling Middle School series!

Georgia Khatchadorian plans to excel at Hills Village Middle School in all the places...

House of Robots

by James Patterson, Chris Grabenstein & Jack Patterson Hachette Book Group (November 24, 2014)

James Patterson's new series proves it's hard to fit in ... when your brother is a robot!

In this new series from James Patterson, an extraordinary robot signs up for an ordinary fifth grade class ... and elementary...

Shouldn't You Be in School?

by Lemony Snicket & Liam Aiken Hachette Book Group (September 30, 2014)

The third book in Lemony Snicket's New York Times bestselling mystery series All The Wrong Questions

Is Lemony Snicket a detective or a smoke detector?

Do you smell smoke? Young apprentice Lemony Snicket is investigating...

The Land of Stories: A Grimm Warning

by Chris Colfer Hachette Book Group (July 08, 2014)

Conner Bailey thinks his fairy-tale adventures are behind him--until he discovers a mysterious clue left by the famous Brothers Grimm. With help from his classmate Bree and the outlandish Mother Goose, Conner...

Ultimate Showdown

by James Patterson, Julia Bergen, Bryan Kennedy & Cassandra Morris Hachette Book Group (March 31, 2014)

Readers get a chance to participate in James Patterson's wildly successful Middle School series in this interactive book featuring more than eighty hilarious anecdotes from dueling siblings Rafe and Georgia...

The Land of Stories: The Wishing Spell

by Chris Colfer Hachette Book Group (August 01, 2012)

Alex and Conner Bailey's world is about to change in this fast-paced adventure that uniquely combines our modern day world with the enchanting realm of classic fairy tales.

The Land of Stories tells the tale...

I Even Funnier

by James Patterson, Chris Grabenstein & Frankie Seratch Hachette Book Group (December 09, 2013)

The second installment of James Patterson's hilarious #1 bestselling I Funny series!

In this follow up to the #1 New York Times bestseller I Funny, middle schooler Jamie Grimm has big dreams of being the best...

"When Did You See Her Last?"

by Lemony Snicket & Liam Aiken Hachette Book Group (October 15, 2013)

In the fading town of Stain'd-by-the-Sea, young apprentice Lemony Snicket has a new case to solve when he and his chaperone are hired to find a missing girl. Is the girl a runaway? Or was she kidnapped? Was...

Treasure Hunters

by James Patterson, Chris Grabenstein, Bryan Kennedy & Mark Shulman Hachette Book Group (September 16, 2013)

The Kidds have grown up diving down to shipwrecks and traveling the world as part of their family treasure-hunting business. Tommy (the beefcake), Storm (the brains), Bick (thinks he's the brains but is really...

What's Growing in Mommy's Tummy?

by Rachel Qiuqi-Li Cameron Kids (May 11, 2020)

Is it a baby or a watermelon? A charming board book perfect for any curious toddler welcoming a new sibling


What's growing in Mommy's tummy? Every month it grows bigger, from the size of a poppy seed to...

How to Make Friends with the Sea

by Tanya Guerrero Farrar, Straus and Giroux (Byr) (March 30, 2020)

Tanya Guerrero's How to Make Friends with the Sea is a middle grade debut novel set in the Philippines about a young boy's challenges with anxiety while his mother fosters an orphaned child with a facial anomaly....

Monday, Wednesday, and Every Other Weekend

by Karen Stanton Feiwel & Friends (February 03, 2014)

Henry Cooper and his dog Pomegranate have two houses. On Mondays, Wednesdays, and every other weekend, they live with Mama in her new apartment, but on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and every other weekend, they live...

Center of Gravity

by Shaunta Grimes Feiwel & Friends (March 23, 2020)

In Shaunta Grimes' middle-grade novel Center of Gravity, a girl loses her mom, and her dad remarries quickly, so she must rebuild her life and friendships.

Tessa is an anxious person, but it's become worse since...

Old MacDonald Had a Baby

by Emily Snape & K-Fai Steele Feiwel & Friends (November 18, 2019)

A non-traditional family stars in Old MacDonald Had a Baby, a contemporary picture book from Emily Snape and K-Fai Steele.

New babies are challenging! Old MacDonald, a young father, has his hands full. From...

You Belong

by Rachel Platten & Marcin Piwowarski Feiwel & Friends (March 30, 2020)

A warm and loving message of welcome to newborn babies, You Belong--a picture book from singer-songwriter Rachel Platten and illustrator Marcin Piwowarski--will touch the hearts of everyone.

I'm patiently waiting...

Wild About Dads

by Diana Murray & Amber Alvarez Imprint (May 04, 2020)

See lions snuggle on the savanna and groundhogs play on the prairie in Diana Murray's Wild About Dads, a heartwarming picture book that celebrates dads of all kinds--featuring illustrations by Amber Alvarez!...

A Galaxy of Sea Stars

by Jeanne Zulick Ferruolo Farrar, Straus and Giroux (Byr) (February 03, 2020)

A Galaxy of Sea Stars is Jeanne Zulick Ferruolo's second middle-grade novel--a heartwarming story about family, loyalty, and the hard choices we face in the name of friendship.

Sometimes, the truth isn't easy...

Coming Home

by Greg Ruth Feiwel & Friends (November 03, 2014)

Every day, soldiers leave their families to protect others.

We love them. We miss them when they're gone.

And we want them all to come home. They are our heroes.

When the Snow Is Deeper Than My Boots Are Tall

by Jean Reidy & Joey Chou Henry Holt and Co. (Byr) (November 04, 2019)

When the Snow Is Deeper Than My Boots Are Tall is a charming rhyming picture book celebrating the fun of snow and the coziness of winter.

Find a frosty window./ Watch the flakes fall./ Look! The snow is deeper...

The Real McCoys: Wonder Undercover

by Matthew Swanson & Robbi Behr Imprint (November 04, 2019)

In the third book in the critically acclaimed middle-grade series about mystery-solving siblings, Moxie McCoy, fourth grade detective, goes undercover.

Moxie joins the Wonder Scouts to investigate a suspected...

I Am Perfectly Designed

by Karamo Brown, Jason "Rachel" Brown & Anoosha Syed Henry Holt and Co. (Byr) (November 04, 2019)

I Am Perfectly Designed is an exuberant celebration of loving who you are, exactly as you are, from Karamo Brown, the Culture Expert of Netflix's hit series Queer Eye, and Jason Brown--featuring illustrations...

Saturday with Daddy

by Dan Andreasen Henry Holt and Co. (Byr) (May 06, 2013)

A young elephant and his Daddy spend Saturday running errands, sipping lemonade, and having a cookout. The charming art and simple story make this a perfect summertime book for fathers and their preschoolers....

The Breaking News

by Sarah Lynne Reul Roaring Brook Press (April 09, 2018)

When devastating news rattles a young girl's community, her normally attentive parents and neighbors are suddenly exhausted and distracted. At school, her teacher tells the class to look for the helpers--the...


by Tommy Greenwald & David McPhail Roaring Brook Press (January 08, 2018)

A boy and his dad discover all they have in common on a fishing trip in Hooked, a sweet picture book about father-son bonding by Tommy Greenwald with illustrations by David McPhail.

Joe loves fishing. He loves...

Little Night/Nochecita

by Yuyi Morales Square Fish (June 27, 2016)

A stunning bilingual story by award winning author and illustrator Yuyi Morales.

"A treasure for bedtime, or anytime." --School Library Journal

As the long day comes to an end, Mother Sky fills a tub with falling...

Leave Me Alone!

by vera brosgol Roaring Brook Press (September 12, 2016)

A 2017 Caldecott Honor Book that The New York Times calls "both classic and ultracontemporary," Leave Me Alone! is an epic tale about one grandmother, a giant sack of yarn, and her ultimate quest to finish her...

Little Chef

by Elisabeth Weinberg, Matt Stine & Paige Keiser Feiwel & Friends (July 02, 2018)

A little girl prepares to make her grandmother's favorite meal in Matt Stine's and Elisabeth Weinberg's Little Chef, an energetic picture book illustrated by Paige Kaiser...

"Making excellent use of white space,...


by Hyewon Yum Farrar, Straus and Giroux (Byr) (March 07, 2016)

One rainy day, a little boy is upset because he can't go out and play. His mom comes up with a way to keep him entertained--by drawing a picture of herself and him going outside, playing in the rain, and splashing...

Mom, It's My First Day of Kindergarten!

by Hyewon Yum Farrar, Straus and Giroux (Byr) (July 02, 2012)

It's a child's first day of kindergarten, but who is worried about all the new people and the different things he'll meet--the child? No! The mother. In a refreshing reversal of roles, the child takes it upon...

A Fire Truck Named Red

by Randall de Sève & Bob Staake Farrar, Straus and Giroux (Byr) (May 02, 2016)

A young boy has his heart set on a brand-new toy fire truck, so he is disappointed when he gets his grandfather's rusty old fire truck, Red, instead. But working together, the boy and his grandfather patch Red...

When You Wander

by Margarita Engle & Mary Morgan Henry Holt and Co. (Byr) (April 29, 2013)

When you wander

down a leafy path

I can smell

your invisible

trail . . .

This cozy story gently teaches children what to do if they lose their way, and reassures them that a search-and-rescue dog can find them wherever...