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A Tale of Magic
A Tale of Magic
By Chris Colfer
Ages 8 to 12
This new series set in the Land of Stories universe from the #1 New York Times bestselling author, Chris Colfer, is perfect for new and old fans. When Brystal Evergreen stumbles across a secret section of the library, she discovers a book that introduces her to a world beyond her imagination and learns the impossible: She is a fairy capable of magic! $18.99
Pages & Co.: The Bookwanderers
Pages & Co.: The Bookwanderers
By Anna James, Paola Escobar
Ages 8 to 12
Since her mother’s disappearance, eleven-year-old Tilly Pages has found comfort in the stories at Pages & Co., her grandparents’ bookshop. Then her favorite characters, Anne of Green Gables and Alice from Wonderland, start showing up at the shop. Tilly’s adventures soon escalate when she discovers she can bookwander into any story she chooses. $16.99
Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Wrecking Ball
Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Wrecking Ball
By Jeff Kinney
Ages 8 to 12
In Wrecking Ball, Book 14 of the Diary of a Wimpy Kid series—from #1 international bestselling author Jeff Kinney—an unexpected inheritance gives Greg Heffley’s family a chance to make big changes to their house. But they soon find that home improvement isn’t all it’s cracked up to be. $14.99
Diary of an Awesome Friendly Kid: Rowley Jefferson’s Journal
Diary of an Awesome Friendly Kid: Rowley Jefferson’s Journal
By Jeff Kinney
Ages 8 to 12
Introducing the newest Wimpy Kid author—Rowley Jefferson! Rowley’s best friend Greg Heffley has been chronicling his middle-school years in thirteen Diary of a Wimpy Kid journals...and counting. But it’s finally time for readers to hear directly from Rowley in a journal of his own. A hilarious new way to look at the Wimpy world! $13.99
Dork Diaries 14: Tales from a Not-So-Best Friend Forever
Dork Diaries 14: Tales from a Not-So-Best Friend Forever
By Rachel Renée Russell
Ages 9 to 13
Nikki and her bandmates are looking forward to an awesome summer on tour as the opening act for the world famous Bad Boyz! Nikki is a little worried when her frenemy, MacKenzie Hollister, weasels her way into a social media intern position with the tour. But she has a total meltdown when she learns that MacKenzie is her new roommate! $13.99
Insignificant Events in the Life of a Cactus
Insignificant Events in the Life of a Cactus
By Dusti Bowling
Ages 8 to 12
Aven Green loves to tell people that she lost her arms in an alligator wrestling match, or a wildfire in Tanzania, but the truth is she was born without them. This is the story of this spunky girl and a boy with Tourette syndrome navigating the challenges of middle school, disability, and friendship—all while solving a mystery in a western theme park.$7.95
Momentous Events in the Life of a Cactus
Momentous Events in the Life of a Cactus
By Dusti Bowling
Ages 8 to 12
The sequel to the critically acclaimed Insignificant Events in the Life of a Cactus follows Aven Green as she confronts yet another challenge: high school with 3,000 new kids to stare at her and her lack of “armage.” In a year filled with confusion, humiliation, and just maybe love, can Aven manage to stay true to herself? $16.95
White Bird
White Bird: A Wonder Story
By R.J. Palacio
Ages 8 to 12
In R. J. Palacio’s collection of stories Auggie & Me, which expands on characters in Wonder, readers were introduced to Julian’s grandmother, Grandmère. This graphic novel tells Grandmère’s heartrending story as a young Jewish girl, hidden by a family in a Nazi-occupied French village during World War II; how the boy she once shunned became her savior and best friend. $24.99
Guts
Guts
By Raina Telgemeier
Ages 8 to 12
A true story from Raina Telgemeier, the #1 New York Times bestselling, multiple Eisner Award-winning author of Smile, Sisters, Drama, and Ghosts. Raina wakes up one night with a terrible upset stomach. It soon becomes clear that Raina’s tummy trouble isn’t going away... and it coincides with her worries about food, school, and changing friendships. What’s going on? $10.99
Explorer Academy: The Double Helix
Explorer Academy: The Double Helix
By Trudi Trueit
Ages 8 to 12
Danger, mystery, and adventure await twelve-year-old Cruz Coronado when he joins an exclusive school for explorers. Plunged into a world of critical missions, Cruz must tackle the biggest question—who is out to get him, and why? The mystery deepens and the action intensifies for Cruz and friends in the exciting third book in the Explorer Academy series. $16.99
Charlie Thorne and the Last Equation
Charlie Thorne and the Last Equation
By Stuart Gibbs
Ages 10 and Up
Charlie Thorne is a genius. Charlie Thorne is a thief. Charlie Thorne isn’t old enough to drive. And now it’s up to her to save the world... This thrilling new series that spans the globe is about the world’s youngest and smartest genius who’s forced to use her unbelievable code-breaking skills to outsmart Einstein. $17.99
Cog
Cog
By Greg van Eekhout
Ages 8 to 12
Wall-E meets The Wild Robot in this unforgettable middle grade stand-alone about five runaway bots on a cross-country journey to find a place to call home. After an accident leaves him damaged, a highly advanced robot wakes up in an unknown lab—and Gina, the scientist who created and cared for him, is nowhere to be found. $16.99
Harry Potter and The Goblet of Fire: Illustrated
Harry Potter and The Goblet of Fire: Illustrated
By J.K. Rowling, Jim Kay
Ages 8 and Up
Harry Potter wants to get away from the pernicious Dursleys and go to the International Quidditch Cup with Hermione, Ron, and the Weasleys. He wants to be a normal, fourteen-year-old wizard. Unfortunately for Harry Potter, he’s not normal—even by wizarding standards. And, different can be deadly. A dazzling new edition with full-color illustrations from Jim Kay. $47.99
Epoca: The Tree of Ecrof
Epoca: The Tree of Ecrof
Created by Kobe Bryant, Written by Ivy Claire
Ages 10 to 18
At the most elite sports academy in the land, the best child-athletes are sent to hone their skills. When Rovi and Pretia arrive, each harboring a secret, they begin to suspect that something evil is at play at the school, forcing them to use their newly discovered magic to save the world. From the mind of basketball legend and New York Times bestselling storyteller Kobe Bryant. $16.99
Ronan Boyle and the Bridge of Riddles
Ronan Boyle and the Bridge of Riddles
By Thomas Lennon, John Hendrix
Ages 10 to 14
Fourteen-year-old Ronan Boyle is the youngest and lowliest recruit to the secret Garda, an Irish police force that handles the misdeeds of numerous magical creatures. Ronan’s parents are in jail, but Ronan is convinced that they were framed. So, despite his small size, poor eyesight, and social awkwardness, he’s determined to learn all he can in the Garda in order to prove his parents’ innocence. $17.99
Legacy and the Queen
Legacy and the Queen
Created by Kobe Bryant, Written by Annie Matthew
Ages 10 to 18
In this sports fantasy novel created by Kobe Bryant, Legacy, a tennis prodigy with magical powers, must save the ones she loves using her athletic prowess, leadership skills, and courage. From the mind of basketball legend and Academy Award–winning storyteller Kobe Bryant comes a new tale of finding your inner magic against all odds. $16.99