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NEW ROADS TO READING At Andrews McMeel Publishing, we believe there is a book out there for every reader. For us, it all starts with comics. They are our cornerstone, building a solid foundation to help reluctant and struggling readers, special-needs students, and English-language learners gain confidence and become full-blown bookworms. Comics are proven to increase reader engagement, comprehension, and retention across all subjects. Best of all, kids love them!

GROWING THROUGH GRADE LEVELS Andrews McMeel has continued to innovate new ways to nurture a lifelong love of reading. ​In support of that mission, most of our books have been Lexile-rated and many include a More to Explore activity section, teaching STEAM skills with characters students love. There's something for everyone in our catalog, including . . . •

Board books to spark curiosity in young readers

Activity books that champion hands-on learning

Interactive fiction that immerses readers in their favorite worlds

Full-length novels and early reader chapter books to dive deep into the imagination

And of course, more comics and graphic novels that have been classroom favorites for years.

RESOURCES

Visit our resource library at ampkids.com for robust educators' guides that meet Common Core State Standards and STEAM skill-building activities!

For a monthly helping of book previews, author interviews, activity guides, and giveaways, sign up for our newsletter at ampkids.com/newsletter-sign-up!


HIGHLIGHTS

Comics

Nonfiction

Illustrated Novel

INTRODUCING

Rise Up: True-life tales to inspire a new generation (pg. 12)

The Escape Book: Immerse readers in adventure with all-new interactive fiction (pg. 15)

The Friend Thief: Stories of humor and heart to foster a lifelong love of reading (pg. 21)

Board Book

Novel

Interactive

Take It Away, Tommy!: Comics to explore childhood imagination (pg. 8)

EPIC!

ORIGINALS

Soul Riders: Jorvik Calling: Discover fantastical new worlds within full-length novels (pg. 10)

Sleeping Bronty: Durable, colorful board books give young readers a strong start (pg. 27)


BIG NATE

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BY LINCOLN PEIRCE

In this brand-new collection of comics from the New York Times bestselling series Big Nate, everyone’s favorite sixth-grade prankster is back for a hilarious, rock-and-roll adventure (with a dash of adolescent romance)! Lincoln Peirce has been drawing the Big Nate comic strip for more than 20 years. He lives in Portland, Maine, with his family.

"... these are laugh out loud funny and a kid favorite!" – IMAGINATION SOUP Big Nate: Blow the Roof Off! ISBN: 978-1-5248-5506-2 Paperback, 6 x 9”, 176 pp., full color $11.99 USA / $15.99 CAN ON SALE: March 3, 2020 Lexile® Measure: Coming Soon!

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"Big Nate is good, clean fun with a subversive side that makes it genuinely appealing to kids." – SCHOOL LIBRARY JOURNAL

Epic Big Nate by Lincoln Peirce ISBN: 978-1-4494-7195-8 Hardcover, 11 x 10”, 472 pp., full color $50.00 USA / $65.00 CAN

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Big Nate: Hug It Out! ISBN: 978-1-5248-5184-2 Paperback, 6 x 9”, 176 pp., full color $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: GN370L

Nate From the Top q Big 978-1-4494-0232-7 | $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN Big Nate Out Loud

Little Big Nate ISBN: 978-1-5248-5178-1 Hardcover – Board Book, 7 x 7”, 12 pp., full color $7.99 USA / $10.99 CAN

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Big Nate: Payback Time ISBN: 978-1-4494-9774-3 Paperback, 6 x 9”, 176 pp., full color $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: GN360L

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Big Nate Goes Bananas! ISBN: 978-1-4494-8995-3 Paperback, 6 x 9”, 176 pp., full color $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: GN360L

Nate: I Can't Take It! y Big 978-1-4494-2937-9 | $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN Big Nate: Great Minds Think Alike

Big Nate: Silent But Deadly ISBN: 978-1-4494-8991-5 Paperback, 6 x 9”, 176 pp., full color $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: GN340L

Nate: Welcome to My World s Big 978-1-4494-6226-0 | $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN Big Nate: Thunka, Thunka, Thunka

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Nate and Friends e Big 978-1-4494-2043-7 | $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN

Nate: The Crowd Goes Wild i Big 978-1-4494-3634-6 | $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN

Nate: Revenge of the Cream Puffs f Big 978-1-4494-6228-4 | $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN

Nate Makes the Grade r Big 978-1-4494-2566-1 | $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN

Nate’s Greatest Hits Nate: What's a Little Noogie Between Friends? g Big o Big 978-1-4494-6489-9 | $12.99 USA / $14.99 CAN 978-1-4494-6229-1 | $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN

Nate: Game On! t Big 978-1-4494-2777-1 | $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN

Nate: Say Good-bye to Dork City a Big 978-1-4494-6225-3 | $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN

Nate: A Good Old-Fashioned Wedgie h Big 978-1-4494-6230-7 | $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN

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PHOEBE AND HER UNICORN

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BY DANA SIMPSON

The New York Times bestselling Phoebe and Her

Unicorn series follows the adventures of 9-year-old Phoebe Howell and her vainglorious companion,

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Marigold Heavenly Nostrils. Throughout these hilarious and heartwarming tales, Phoebe and Marigold discover that friendship is the most magical thing of all–after Marigold’s beauty, of course. School’s out and the duo has the entire summer to play games, visit the pool, and even go camping. Join Phoebe, Marigold, and s’more of your favorite characters in Camping with Unicorns, a splash of summer fun.

Camping with Unicorns ISBN: 978-1-5248-5558-1 Paperback, 6 x 9”, 176 pp., full color $11.99 USA / $15.99 CAN ON SALE: April 7, 2020 Lexile® Measure: Coming Soon!

Dana Simpson first caught the eyes (and hearts) of comics readers with the internet strip Ozy and Millie. After winning the Amazon-sponsored Comic Strip Superstar Contest in 2009, Andrews McMeel Syndication signed her to a development deal for Heavenly Nostrils, which was later renamed Phoebe and Her Unicorn.

"... Charming... the comparison to Calvin and Hobbes is apt." – BOOKLIST

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The Unicorn Whisperer ISBN: 978-1-5248-5196-5 Paperback, 6 x 9”, 176 pp., full color $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: GN470L

Unicorn Bowling ISBN: 978-1-4494-9938-9 Paperback, 6 x 9”, 176 pp., full color $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: GN500L

Phoebe and Her Unicorn in Unicorn Theater ISBN: 978-1-4494-8981-6 Paperback, 6 x 9”, 152 pp., full color $9.99 USA / $12.99 CAN

Unicorn of Many Hats ISBN: 978-1-4494-8966-3 Paperback, 6 x 9”, 176 pp., full color $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: GN470L

Rainy Day Unicorn Fun ISBN: 978-1-4494-8725-6 Paperback, 6 x 9”, 144 pp., b/w $8.99 USA / $11.99 CAN

Today I’ll Be a Unicorn ISBN: 978-1-4494-8999-1 Hardcover – Board Book, 7 x 7”, 12 pp., full color $7.99 USA / $10.99 CAN

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Unicorn on a Roll 978-1-4494-7076-0 | $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN

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Unicorn Crossing 978-1-4494-8357-9 | $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN

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Unicorn vs. Goblins 978-1-4494-7628-1 | $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN

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Phoebe and Her Unicorn in The Magic Storm 978-1-4494-8359-3 | $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN

"... smart and fresh ... It's the blend of magic with the mundane that make this comic so fun..." – COMICS WORTH READING

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PEANUTS

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BY CHARLES M. SCHULZ Charles M. Schulz’s Peanuts is one of the most timeless and beloved comic strips of all time. First published in 1950, the classic Peanuts strip now appears in more than 2,200 newspapers in 75 countries around the globe. In this latest collection of Peanuts comics perfect for middle-grade readers join Snoopy as he sets out on a bold new mission: to be the first beagle in space! The “More to Explore” section at the back of the book features fun space-related activities made in partnership with NASA to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the moon landing. Charles M. Schulz is the legendary hand and heart behind 50 years of Peanuts.

Snoopy: First Beagle in Space ISBN: 978-1-5248-5562-8 Paperback, 6 x 9”, 176 pp., full color $11.99 USA / $15.99 CAN ON SALE: March 17, 2020 Lexile® Measure: Coming Soon!

INCLUDES SPACE-RELATED ACTIVITIES PROVIDED BY PEANUTS AND NASA!

"... You can't beat Peanuts!" – YOUTH SERVICES BOOK REVIEW

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Charlie Brown: All Tied Up ISBN: 978-1-5248-5226-9 Paperback, 6 x 9”, 176 pp., full color $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: GN420L

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Lucy: Speak Out! ISBN: 978-1-4494-9355-4 Paperback, 6 x 9", 176 pp., full color $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: GN430L

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I’m Not Your Sweet Babboo! ISBN: 978-1-4494-8540-5 Paperback, 6 x 9”, 176 pp., full color $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: GN360L

Snoopy: Boogie Down! ISBN: 978-1-4494-9354-7 Paperback, 6 x 9”, 176 pp., full color $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: GN400L

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Snoopy: What’s Wrong with Dog Lips? ISBN: 978-1-4494-8539-9 Paperback, 6 x 9”, 176 pp., full color $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: GN410L

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Snoopy: Contact! 978-1-4494-7183-5 | $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN

Brown and Friends w Charlie 978-1-4494-4970-4 | $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN

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Snoopy: Party Animal 978-1-4494-7194-1 | $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN

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Charlie Brown: Here We Go Again 978-1-4494-7881-0 | $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN

Snoopy to the Rescue ISBN: 978-1-4494-8206-0 Paperback, 6 x 9”, 176 pp., full color $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: GN400L

Master of Disguise r Woodstock: 978-1-4494-5827-0 | $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN

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BREAKING CAT NEWS

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BY GEORGIA DUNN

Tonight’s top story: the intrepid team of feline reporters is back on the beat and tackling the stories that matter to cats in this second collection of Breaking Cat News comics for middle-grade readers. Once again Lupin, Elvis, and Puck—alongside boisterous field correspondents like Tommy—deliver hardhitting reports on all of the most pressing issues, such as Vacuum Awareness Week, the case of the missing breakfast, and the history of fuzzy blankets.

Georgia Dunn is a syndicated cartoonist, children's illustrator, and cat enthusiast. Breaking Cat News is based on Dunn's real-life family and pets.

Take It Away, Tommy! ISBN: 978-1-5248-5818-6 Paperback, 6 x 9”, 144 pp., full color $11.99 USA / $15.99 CAN ON SALE: March 31, 2020 Lexile® Measure: Coming Soon!

"Middle Schoolers will fall in love ..." – SCHOOL LIBRARY JOURNAL STARRED REVIEW

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Breaking Cat News by Georgia Dunn ISBN: 978-1-4494-7413-3 Paperback, 6½ x 8”, 128 pp., full color $12.99 USA / $17.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: GN430L

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Lupin Leaps In by Georgia Dunn ISBN: 978-1-4494-9522-0 Paperback, 6 x 9”, 208 pp., full color $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: GN410L


TALES OF AN 8-BIT KITTEN

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BY CUBE KID

Bestselling author Cube Kid introduces the second book in his unofficial Minecraft series about Eeebs the kitten and the ancient prophecy that sends him off on an incredible quest. Fans of the Diary of an 8-Bit Warrior series will find familiar, emblematic characters here in the Nether.

Cube Kid is the pen name of Eric Gunnar Taylor, an Alaskan-based author who got his start in writing at a very young age through fanfiction. His illustrated series Diary of an 8-Bit Warrior is a smash-hit in the Minecraft community and around the world.

Tales of an 8-Bit Kitten: A Call to Arms ISBN: 978-1-5248-5531-4 Paperback, 5½ x 8”, 240 pp., full color $9.99 USA / $12.99 CAN ON SALE: March 31, 2020 Lexile® Measure: Coming Soon!

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Tales of an 8-Bit Kitten: Lost in the Nether by Cube Kid ISBN: 978-1-4494-9447-6 Paperback, 5½ x 8”, 256 pp., full color $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: 500L

Diary of an 8-Bit Warrior: Quest Mode ISBN: 978-1-4494-9252-6 $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN

of an 8-Bit Warrior q Diary 978-1-4494-8005-9 | $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN

Diary of an 8-Bit Warrior: Forging Destiny ISBN: 978-1-4494-9445-2 $9.99 USA / $12.99 CAN

of an 8-Bit Warrior: Crafting Alliances e Diary 978-1-4494-8228-2 | $9.99 / $11.99 CAN

of an 8-Bit Warrior: Path of the Diamond of an 8-Bit Warrior: From Seeds to Swords w Diary r Diary 978-1-4494-8009-7 | $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN 978-1-4494-8008-0 | $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN

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SOUL RIDERS BY HELENA DAHLGREN

In this fantasy trilogy based on the massively popular game Star Stable, explore a magical world on horseback, where four friends discover their own powers and learn that every girl can be a hero. After coming to the mysterious island of Jorvik, Lisa, who is still coming to terms with the tragic loss of her mother in a riding accident, meets Starshine, a blue-maned steed with whom she shares a special connection. Alongside fellow riders Alex, Linda, and Anne, Lisa learns she has a secret destiny to save the world. However, will the Soul Riders be able to come together as a team before it’s too late? Soul Riders ISBN: 978-1-5248-5532-1 Paperback, 6 x 9”, 192 pp., b/w $8.99 USA / $10.99 CAN ON SALE: March 24, 2020 Lexile® Measure: Coming Soon!

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Helena Dahlgren has a BA in English and Literature from Stockholm University, co-ran Sweden’s most popular book blog for three years, and now works full time as a writer and literary translator. Star Stable is an immersive adventure game and a social platform for girls, where they can come together to explore a magical world on horseback and complete quests with their friends. Find out more and help protect the fantastic island of Jorvik at www.starstable.com.


THE GHOST NETWORK

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BY I. I. DAVIDSON

A 3-book epic adventure series, The Ghost Network follows a diverse group of teenage hackers who work to save the world from disasters in the Dark Web. In the action-packed finale, the teens use their extraordinary coding abilities to fight an evil tech tycoon who's seeking total control over their bodies and minds.

The Ghost Network: System Failure ISBN: 978-1-4494-9732-3 Paperback, 6 x 9”, 208 pp., bw $8.99 USA / $10.99 CAN ON SALE: April 7, 2020 Lexile® Measure: Coming Soon!

I. I. Davidson is the pen name for author Gillian Philip who is based in north Scotland. She has written young adult and middle-grade fiction for Bloomsbury, Tor Macmillan, Hachette, and HarperCollins. She has been nominated and short-listed for awards including the Carnegie Medal, the David Gemmell Legend Award, and the Scottish Children’s Book Award. As a member of the Erin Hunter animal fantasy team, she has toured extensively in the United States.

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The Ghost Network: Activate ISBN: 978-1-4494-9711-8 Paperback, 6 x 9”, 224 pp., b/w $8.99 USA / $10.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: 660L Audiobook Available

The Ghost Network: Reboot ISBN: 978-1-4494-9731-6 Paperback, 6 x 9”, 184 pp., b/w $8.99 USA / $10.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: Coming Soon! Audiobook Available

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RISE UP

BY AMANDA LI ILLUSTRATED BY AMY BLACKWELL This inspiring book features 29 tales of amazing young people who have achieved the unimaginable. Their stories range from triumphing over illness and injury to overcoming bullying. Entries include Sweden's Greta Thunberg, whose youth climate activism sparked a global movement, and Pakistan's Ayesha Farooq, who became Pakistan's first female fighter pilot at age 25. Each incredible story is narrated in an exciting and engaging style, and is combined with visually stunning illustrations. Children can lose themselves in the remarkable true stories of ingenuity, courage, and commitment. Practical tips and Rise Up ISBN: 978-1-5248-5529-1 Hardcover, 7½ x 9¾”, 120 pp., full color $16.99 USA / $22.99 CAN ON SALE: January 14, 2020 Lexile® Measure: Coming Soon!

skills accompany each account.

Amanda Li specializes in creating non-fiction, humor and activity titles for children and teenagers. She also works as a ghostwriter and as a creative consultant, devising ideas for children’s brands and licenses. Before becoming a freelance writer, Amanda studied illustration and design, then worked as a commissioning editor in children’s publishing for many years. Amy Blackwell's drawings appear in all shapes and sizes, sometimes appearing on a digital platform or a bit of cardboard, wooden beads to fabric, walls to watercolors.

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SOUNDS ALL AROUND BY DR. JAMES CHAPMAN

Did you know that in German, a pig doesn’t say oink, it says gruntz, and when you sneeze in Japanese it’s hakushon, not achoo? Onomatopoeias are a wonderfully strange and interesting part of language. Bursting with vibrant comics and fun facts, Sounds All Around will teach young readers interesting and funny onomatopoeias from all over the world!

Dr. James Chapman is an illustrator and writer who has always been interested in language. His webcomic series, Soundimals, which explored the sounds animals make in different languages around the world, inspired this book.

Sounds All Around ISBN: 978-1-5248-5076-0 Paperback, 6 x 9”, 168 pp., full color $14.99 USA / $19.99 CAN ON SALE: May 5, 2020 Lexile® Measure: Coming Soon!

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SNEAKY USES FOR EVERYDAY THINGS

REVISED & UPDATED EDITION

BY CY TYMONY

By using run-of-the-mill household items and the easy-to-follow instructions and diagrams, turn the ordinary into the extraordinary. With over 90 solutions and bonus applications at your disposal, you will be ready for almost any situation in just a few minutes. This revised edition also includes 10 new timely projects focused on STEM and Maker initiatives. Sneaky Uses for Everyday Things is better equipped than ever as a practical manual to build useful devices, a trivia book to impress friends and family, and a resource guide for the next generation of makers. Sneaky Uses for Everyday Things, Revised Edition ISBN: 978-1-5248-5330-3 Paperback, 5 x 7”, 192 pp., b/w $12.99 USA / $17.99 CAN ON SALE: March 3, 2020

Cy Tymony has been creating homemade inventions since childhood. He has appeared on CNN Headline News, ABC’s Chicago Morning Show, and NPR’s Science Friday with Ira Flatow, and he has been featured in the Chicago Tribune and Future Life magazine.

MORE FROM THIS AUTHOR Sneaky Uses for Everyday Things 978-0-7407-3859-3 | $10.99 USA / $11.99 CAN Sneakier Uses for Everyday Things 978-0-7407-5496-8 | $10.99 USA / $11.99 CAN Sneakiest Uses for Everyday Things 978-0-7407-6874-3 | $10.99 USA / $11.99 CAN Sneaky Green Uses for Everyday Things 978-0-7407-7933-6 | $12.99 USA / $15.99 CAN Sneaky Science Tricks 978-0-7407-7398-3 | $10.99 USA / $13.50 CAN Sneaky Math: A Graphic Primer with Projects 978-1-4494-4520-1 | $12.99 USA / $14.99 CAN

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ESCAPE BOOK BY ALAIN PUYSSEGUR

Bring the excitement of an escape room with you everywhere you go! In this first installment of an all-new interactive fiction series, Runt, the hero of the bestselling Diary of an 8-Bit Warrior books, needs your help. Trapped in a cursed temple in a world based on the massively popular game Minecraft, only you can help Runt choose a path, solve all the logictesting puzzles, and escape the book.

Alain Puyssegur grew up in a world of books, video games, and films with the dream of becoming a creator one day. He now works as an author and game designer.

Escape Book ISBN: 978-1-5248-5589-5 Paperback, 5½ x 8�, 96 pp., full color $9.99 USA / $12.99 CAN ON SALE: April 21, 2020

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MY HEART GROWS BY MICHAEL ARNDT

This bright and beautiful board book uses creative die-cut designs to illustrate the wonderful ways to give and receive love, from hugging and playing to sharing and helping, all while each turn of a page makes this book’s heart grow!

My Heart Grows ISBN: 978-1-5248-5651-9 Hardcover – Board Book, 7 x 7”, 16 pp., full color $12.99 USA / $14.99 CAN ON SALE: May 12, 2020

ONE YELLOW SUN A colorful, interactive board book, One Yellow Sun helps introduce little ones to numbers, colors, and sizes, using vibrant colors and elegant die-cuts. There’s a surprise activity at the end, too! Michael Arndt is an award-winning graphic designer and author/illustrator of several books. His mission is to promote visual literacy in young readers by introducing them to its building blocks.

One Yellow Sun ISBN: 978-1-5248-5817-9 Hardcover - Board Book, 7 x 7”, 32 pp., full color $12.99 USA / $14.99 CAN ON SALE: June 2, 2020

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MAMA NEEDS A MINUTE BY NICOLE SLOAN

Mama Needs a Minute is an affirming, entertaining book for moms and toddlers to share. All about balancing a mama's needs with those of her kiddos, this sweet story teaches that love can look a lot of different ways. For kids, the book is a gentle introduction to concepts of self-respect and setting boundaries, and for moms, it’s a reminder to practice self-care.

Mama Needs a Minute ISBN: 978-1-5248-5457-7 Hardcover - Board Book, 7 x 7�, 16 pp., full color $8.99 USA / $11.99 CAN ON SALE: February 4, 2020

Nicole Sloan is the founder of the Weird Mom Club and author of two board books for moms and kids.

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HOW TO DRAW A MERMAID AND OTHER CUTE CREATURES

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BY LULU MAYO

Step by step, illustrator Lulu Mayo explains how to draw adorable mermaids and other cute creatures using basic shapes in five easy steps. Its simplicity, quirkiness, and creative potential will resonate with animal lovers, artists, and doodle enthusiasts of all skill levels and ages.

Lulu Mayo is an award-winning illustrator with an eye for the quirky and idiosyncratic. She received a master’s degree in illustration at the University of the Arts London.

How to Draw a Mermaid and Other Cute Creatures ISBN: 978-1-5248-5381-5 Paperback, 5¼ x 9½”, 64 pp., full color $12.99 USA / $17.99 CAN ON SALE: April 7, 2020

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How to Draw a Unicorn and Other Cute Animals ISBN: 978-1-4494-94872 Paperback, 5¼ x 9½”, 64 pp., full color $12.99 USA / $15.99 CAN

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ORIGINALS About Epic!

Epic! Originals are unique stories filled with humor and heart that combine high-interest topics with relatable social themes to meet kids exactly where they are on their journey through childhood.

Inspired by their own children, cofounders Suren Markosian and Kevin Donahue wanted to nurture a lifelong love of reading and learning in kids everywhere. To achieve this, they created Epic!, a platform that made it as fun and easy to access high-quality books on devices as it was to play games and watch videos. Then they offered the service for free to schools so that all kids could enjoy them.

Make new friends at a summer camp for quirky creatures. Solve mysteries at the bottom of the ocean with a mermaid and narwhal. Learn how to care for a pet made out of slime. These are just a few examples of stories that have captured the attention and imagination of millions of young readers.

Today, Epic! is the world’s largest reading platform for kids, providing more than 10 million children safe access to its vast library of 35,000 books, videos, and audiobooks.

Written and illustrated by some of the top talent in children’s publishing, each book is thoughtfully created in collaboration with an expert educational consultant specializing in children's media to maximize both the entertainment and learning value of each story.

Previously published digitally on Epic!, these irresistible books are now available in print for the first time ever. • Kids read more than 300 million books on Epic! in 2018 alone. • Epic! is currently used in over 91% of U.S. elementary classrooms and reaches more than 10 million kids in homes and schools.

• Since the launch of Epic! Originals, kids have read these digital books millions of times

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MY PET SLIME

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BY COURTNEY SHEINMEL AND ILLUSTRATED BY RENÉE KURILLA

Piper was beyond surprised when her slime magically came to life and became her adorable pet, Cosmo. Now, in Book 2 of the My Pet Slime series, she must deal with an even bigger shocker: Her grandma has gone missing. With the help of their new friend Claire, it's up to Piper and Cosmo to save Grandma Sadie! Courtney Sheinmel is the author of over 20 highly celebrated books for kids and teens. For nearly a decade, Courtney has mentored teen writers at Writopia Lab, a non-profit organization serving kids ages 8 to 18, and she received a National Scholastic Outstanding Educator Award.

Cosmo to the Rescue (My Pet Slime Book 2) ISBN: 978-1-5248-5573-4 Hardcover, 5¾ x 8¼”, 160 pp., full color $12.99 USA / $17.99 CAN ON SALE: April 7, 2020 Lexile® Measure: 540L

Renée Kurilla has illustrated many books for kids, including Right This Very Minute, which was selected as the American Farm Bureau’s 2019 Book of the Year. Renée has a BFA in illustration and diploma in graphic design from Lesley University College of Art and Design.

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My Pet Slime (Book 1) ISBN: 978-1-5248-5545-1 Hardcover, 5¾ x 8¼”, 160 pp., full color $12.99 USA / $17.99 CAN Lexile® Mesaure: 520L

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DIARY OF A 5TH GRADE OUTLAW

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BY GINA LOVELESS AND ILLUSTRATED BY ANDREA BELL

After her victory over Nadia, the playground bully, Robin has her old best friend back, plus a whole gang of new friends! But when Nadia tries to steal away all the people Robin holds dear, will she be able to keep her band of merry misfits together? Find out in Robin's second illustrated diary—a tell-all about growing up, dealing with bullies, and trying to do what’s right.

Gina Loveless fell in love with kids’ books when she was eight and fell back in love with them when she was 28. She earned her MFA in Creative Writing from the California Institute of the Arts and resides in eastern Pennsylvania.

The Friend Thief (Diary of a 5th Grade Outlaw Book 2) ISBN: 978-1-5248-5574-1 Hardcover, 6¼ x 9¼”, 224 pp., full color $13.99 USA / $18.99 CAN ON SALE: April 14, 2020 Lexile® Measure: 700L

Andrea Bell is an illustrator and comic artist living in Chicago. She enjoys rock climbing, making playlists, nature and video games.

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Diary of a 5th Grade Outlaw (Book 1) ISBN: 978-1-5248-5548-2 Hardcover, 6¼ x 9¼”, 240 pp., full color $13.99 USA / $18.99 CAN Lexile® Mesaure: 640L

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UNDERSEA MYSTERY CLUB

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BY COURTNEY CARBONE AND ILLUSTRATED BY MELANIE DEMMER

The Undersea Mystery Club is going on a treasure hunt! In Book 2 of the series, young mermaid Violet and her best friend, Wally the narwhal, discover an old chest locked away in a sea cavern. The mystery sends them on a deep dive into the history of Aquamarina, and teaches them the value of real treasures—like cherished memories with friends. After the adventure, readers can flip to the back of the book to learn more about what it means to be a historian. Then, they can follow the simple instructions to create a time capsule of their own! Trouble with Treasure (Undersea Mystery Club Book 2) ISBN: 978-1-5248-5572-7 Paperback, 5½ x 8”, 112 pp., full color $6.99 USA / $9.99 CAN ON SALE: March 17, 2020 Lexile® Measure: 690L

Courtney Carbone studied English and Creative Writing in the US and Australia before becoming a children’s book writer and editor in New York City. Melanie Demmer attended the College for Creative Studies in Detroit, where she earned a BFA in illustration.

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Problem at the Playground (Undersea Mystery Club Book 1) ISBN: 978-1-5248-5524-6 Paperback, 5½ x 8”, 80 pp., full color $6.99 USA / $9.99 CAN Lexile® Mesaure: 610L

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CREATURE CAMPERS

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BY JOE M C GEE AND ILLUSTRATED BY BEA TORMO

The Creature Campers are back for another adventure! To pass their map and compass skills test, Norm, Oliver, Hazel, and Wisp must find their way to a hidden spot in the forest, where a picnic feast awaits! Follow this unlikely group of friends as they brave a swampy lake, a scheming creature collector, and a starry night surprise to get to their deliciously sweet reward—and along the way, learn how their differences make them a better team. Joe McGee earned an MFA in Writing for Children and Young Adults from Vermont College of Fine Arts and an MA in Writing from Rowan University. He lives in West Virginia with his wife, Jessica Rinker, who is also a children's author.

Surprise Under the Stars (Creature Campers Book 2) ISBN: 978-1-5248-5570-3 Paperback, 5½ x 8”, 112 pp., full color $6.99 USA / $9.99 CAN ON SALE: March 10, 2020 Lexile® Measure: 580L

Bea Tormo is a children’s book illustrator by day and a comic artist by night. She lives near Barcelona, Spain, where she enjoys being part of a community of artists. Besides children’s books, Bea works on comic books, magazines, webcomics, and fanzines.

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The Secret of Shadow Lake (Creature Campers Book 1) ISBN: 978-1-5248-5518-5 Paperback, 5½ x 8”, 96 pp., full color $6.99 USA / $9.99 CAN Lexile® Mesaure: 570L

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SCAREDY MONSTER BY MEIKA HASHIMOTO ILLUSTRATED BY STEVE LAMBE

Scaredy Monster is an illustrated early reader series about conquering fears and trying new things. Join Scaredy Monster as he overcomes his fears of losing a tooth, riding a bike, and going to his first sleepover. With some help from Mommy Monster, Scaredy discovers he’s much braver than he thought—and he finds ways to feel safe and happy while doing scary things! Meika Hashimoto grew up on a shiitake mushroom farm in Maine. After graduating from Swarthmore College, she worked in the mountains before taking a job as a children’s book editor in New York.

Scaredy Monster (Scaredy Monster Book 1) ISBN: 978-1-5248-5522-2 Hardcover, 6¼ x 9¼” 104 pp., full color $12.99 USA / $17.99 CAN ON SALE: March 24, 2020 Lexile® Measure: 460L

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Steve Lambe is an illustrator of picture books and a character designer for animated television. His book credits include Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Blaze and the Monster Machines, Fanboy & Chum Chum, and Strange Scout Tales. For TV, Steve has worked on The Powerpuff Girls, Teen Titans Go!, Hilda, and The Fairly OddParents, earning one Daytime Emmy Award, an Annie nomination, and a Reuben nomination.


OUT OF TIME

BY JESSICA RINKER ILLUSTRATED BY BETHANY STANCLIFFE When Allie, Vic, and their friend, Max, are mysteriously sent back in time to the Titanic, they have to find a way to save their parents’ shop, ensure their own futures, and get off the ship before it sinks! Join them as they explore the Titanic in its prime and attempt to find their way back to the present! After the day is saved, readers can flip to the back of the book to learn interesting facts about antique stores, as well as the the Titanic, and its passengers.

Lost on the Titanic (Out of Time Book 1) ISBN: 978-1-5248-5825-4 Paperback, 5½ x 8”, 136 pp., full color $6.99 USA / $9.99 CAN ON SALE: May 19, 2020 Lexile® Measure: Coming Soon!

Jessica Rinker is a children's author and freelance writer and editor with an MFA from Vermont College of Fine Arts. She has won many awards for her short stories and creative nonfiction, including, most recently, an honorable mention for the Katherine Paterson Prize from Hunger Mountain. She lives in West Virginia with her husband, Joe McGee, who is also a children's author. Bethany Stancliffe is a Central-Washington-based artist who grew up in the Rockies. Following in the footsteps of her parents, Bethany studied art and illustration at BYU-Idaho.

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BARK PARK

BY BRANDI DOUGHERTY ILLUSTRATED BY PAIGE POOLER Scout's a small dog with a big appetite for solving mysteries! With a little sleuthing and a lot of blueberries, Scout follows her nose to help her friends Maggie, Rocky, and Gus solve the cases of the popped ball, the cone of shame, and the missing bone! After each case is closed, learn fun facts about animals at the back of the book!

Brandi Dougherty, a Linfield College graduate, spent eight years working in children’s publishing at Scholastic before moving to California, where she pursued writing and freelance editing full-time.

Bark Park (Bark Park Book 1) ISBN: 978-1-5248-5824-7 Paperback, 5½ x 8”, 96 pp., full color $6.99 USA / $9.99 CAN ON SALE: May 12, 2020 Lexile® Measure: 670L

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Paige Pooler has worked for 25 years as a children’s illustrator and character designer for print, online, and television media.


SLEEPING BRONTY

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BY CHRISTY WEBSTER ILLUSTRATED BY GLADYS JOSE

In this prehistoric twist on a favorite fairy tale, Sleeping Bronty is going to be queen, but a selfish fairy puts it all in jeopardy with an evil wish. Thanks to three good fairies, a friendly prince, and a bowl of very spicy chili, Sleeping Bronty wakes up just in time to save the day and grow into her own royal potential!

Sleeping Bronty (Once Before Time Book 2) ISBN: 978-1-5248-5571-0 Hardcover – Board Book, 7 x 7”, 32 pp., full color $8.99 USA / $11.99 CAN ON SALE: February 25, 2020 Lexile® Measure: 410L

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PTERAPUNZEL

This playful board book retells a classic story – with dinosaurs! Pterapunzel is held captive by an evil witch who wants Pterapunzel’s beautiful songs all to herself. When the unthinkable happens, Pterapunzel must find the strength to fly and be reunited with her bagpiper friend! Christy Webster is a children’s book writer and editor who has written over 60 books and stories for young readers. Gladys Jose is an illustrator, storyteller, and master to-do list maker.

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Cinderella Rex (Once Before Time Book 1) ISBN: 978-1-5248-5516-1 Hardcover – Board Book, 7 x 7”, 32 pp., full color $8.99 USA / $11.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: 450L

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COMIC COLLECTIONS "Wallace the Brave is bound to be a future classic." – SCHOOL LIBRARY JOURNAL q

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SLJ STARRED REVIEW Snug Harbor Stories ISBN: 978-1-5248-5177-4 Paperback, 6 x 9”, 176 pp., full color $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN

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Ozy and Millie by Dana Simpson ISBN: 978-1-4494-9595-4 Paperback, 6 x 9”, 176 pp., full color $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: GN570L

Wallace the Brave ISBN: 978-1-4494-8998-4 Paperback, 6 x 9”, 176 pp., full color $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN

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The Mutts Diaries by Patrick McDonnell ISBN: 978-1-4494-5870-6 Paperback, 6 x 9”, 224 pp., full color $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: GN470L

FROM THE CREATOR OF PHOEBE AND HER UNICORN

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The Mutts Winter Diaries by Patrick McDonnell ISBN: 978-1-4494-7077-7 Paperback, 6 x 9”, 176 pp., full color $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: GN480L

AAAA! A FoxTrot Kids Edition by Bill Amend ISBN: 978-1-4494-2305-6 Paperback, 6 x 9”, 224 pp., b/w $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: GN500L

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The Mutts Autumn Diaries by Patrick McDonnell ISBN: 978-1-4494-8011-0 Paperback, 6 x 9”, 176 pp., full color $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: GN500L

Zen Pencils—Inspirational Quotes for Kids by Gavin Aung Than ISBN: 978-1-4494-8721-8 Paperback, 6 x 9”, 128 pp., full color $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: GN620L

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The Mutts Spring Diaries by Patrick McDonnell ISBN: 978-1-4494-8514-6 Paperback, 6 x 9”, 176 pp., full color $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: GN500L

The Mutts Summer Diaries by Patrick McDonnell ISBN: 978-1-4494-9523-7 Paperback, 6 x 9", 176 pp., full color $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN Lexile® Measure:GN430L


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Beginning Pearls by Stephan Pastis ISBN: 978-1-4494-2303-2 Paperback, 6 x 9”, 224 pp., full color $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: GN460L

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The Croc Ate My Homework by Stephan Pastis ISBN: 978-1-4494-3636-0 Paperback, 6 x 9”, 224 pp., full color $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: GN350L

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Skip School, Fly to Space by Stephan Pastis ISBN: 978-1-4494-3637-7 Paperback, 6 x 9”, 224 pp., full color $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: GN390L

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When Crocs Fly by Stephan Pastis ISBN: 978-1-4494-7627-4 Paperback, 6 x 9”, 176 pp., full color $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: GN340L

Suit Your Selfie by Stephan Pastis ISBN: 978-1-4494-8375-3 Paperback, 6 x 9”, 176 pp., full color $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: GN350L

“… fans of Pastis’s ‘Timmy Failure’ books are sure to laugh out loud at all the snarky and irreverent commentary …”

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– SCHOOL LIBRARY JOURNAL

Lio: There's a Monster in My Socks by Mark Tatulli ISBN: 978-1-4494-2304-9 Paperback, 6 x 9”, 224 pp., full color $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN

Lio: Making Friends by Mark Tatulli ISBN: 978-1-4494-2558-6 Paperback, 6 x 9”, 224 pp., full color $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN

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CALVIN & HOBBES

The Authoritative Calvin and Hobbes by Bill Watterson ISBN: 978-0-8362-1822-0 Paperback, 8½ x 11”, 256 pp., full color $18.99 USA / $21.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: GN410L

The Days Are Just Packed by Bill Watterson ISBN: 978-0-8362-1735-3 Paperback, 9 x 12”, 176 pp., full color $18.99 USA / $21.99 CAN

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The Indispensable Calvin and Hobbes by Bill Watterson ISBN: 978-0-8362-1898-5 Paperback, 8½ x 11”, 256 pp., full color $18.99 USA / $21.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: GN440L

Homicidal Psycho Jungle Cat by Bill Watterson ISBN: 978-0-8362-1769-8 Paperback, 12 x 9”, 176 pp., full color $18.99 USA / $21.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: GN520L

Attack of the Deranged Mutant Killer Monster Snow Goons by Bill Watterson ISBN: 978-0-8362-1883-1 Paperback, 8½ x 9”, 128 pp., full color $14.99 USA / $16.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: GN500L

The Complete Calvin and Hobbes by Bill Watterson ISBN: 978-1-4494-3325-3 Paperback, 10 x 11”, 1456 pp., full color $100.00 USA / $100.00 CAN


GRAPHIC NOVELS 2018 CYBILS AWARDS FINALIST

2019

GREEN EARTH BOOK AWARD LONG LIST

Anne of Green Gables Adapted by Mariah Marsden, illustrated by Brenna Thummler ISBN: 978-1-4494-7960-2 Paperback, 6 x 9”, 232 pp., full color $10.99 USA / $14.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: GN500L

"A wry eco-fable" – KIRKUS

Squidtoons by Garfield Kwan and Dana Song ISBN: 978-1-4494-9024-9 Paperback, 6 x 9”, 128 pp., full color $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: 1000L

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The Adventures of Kung Fu Robot by Jason Bays ISBN: 978-1-4494-7963-3 Paperback, 6 x 9”, 208 pp., full color $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: GN440L

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2016 GREEN EARTH BOOK AWARD SHORT LIST

Stinky Cecil in Operation Pond Rescue by Paige Braddock ISBN: 978-1-4494-5711-2 Paperback, 6 x 9”, 128 pp., full color $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: GN510L

Stinky Cecil in Terrarium Terror! by Paige Braddock ISBN: 978-1-4494-7186-6 Paperback, 6 x 9”, 128 pp., full color $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: GN500L

Stinky Cecil in Mudslide Mayhem! by Paige Braddock ISBN: 978-1-4494-8937-3 Paperback, 6 x 9”, 104 pp., full color $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: GN510L

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Laser Moose and Rabbit Boy ISBN: 978-1-4494-7094-4 Paperback, 6 x 9”, 144 pp., full color $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: GN520L

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Laser Moose and Rabbit Boy: Time Trout ISBN: 978-1-4494-9745-3 Paperback, 6 x 9”, 144 pp., full color $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: GN540L

Laser Moose and Rabbit Boy: Disco Fever ISBN: 978-1-4494-8687-7 Paperback, 6 x 9”, 144 pp., full color $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: GN530L

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Kid Beowulf: The Blood-Bound Oath by Alexis E. Fajardo ISBN: 978-1-4494-7589-5 Paperback, 6 x 9”, 240 pp., full color $12.99 USA / $17.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: GN240L

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Kid Beowulf: The Song of Roland by Alexis E. Fajardo ISBN: 978-1-4494-7590-1 Paperback, 6 x 9”, 280 pp., full color $12.99 USA / $17.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: GN290L

Kid Beowulf: The Rise of El Cid by Alexis E. Fajardo ISBN: 978-1-4494-9384-4 Paperback, 6 x 9”, 280 pp., full color $12.99 USA / $17.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: 410L


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My Life in Smiley: It's All Good by Anne Kalicky ISBN: 978-1-4494-8987-8 Hardcover, 5½ x 8”, 208 pp., full color $13.99 USA / $17.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: 870L

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My Life in Smiley: I Got This! by Anne Kalicky ISBN: 978-1-4494-9571-8 Hardcover, 5½ x 8”, 216 pp., full color $13.99 USA / $17.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: 820L

My Life in Smiley: Save Me! by Anne Kalicky ISBN: 978-1-4494-9572-5 Hardcover, 5½ x 8", 208 pp., full color $13.99 USA / $17.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: 850L

Battle Royale ISBN: 978-1-5248-5150-7 Paperback, 5½ x 8", 176 pp., b/w $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: HL670L

"Great for reluctant readers and those who love the world of video games" – YOUTH SERVICES BOOK REVIEW

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TOP SELLER!

Trapped in a Video Game by Dustin Brady ISBN: 978-1-4494-9486-5 Paperback, 6 x 9”, 144 pp., b/w $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: 640L Audiobook Available

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Trapped in a Video Game: The Invisible Invasion by Dustin Brady ISBN: 978-1-4494-9489-6 Paperback, 6 x 9”, 160 pp., b/w $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: 600L Audiobook Available

Trapped in a Video Game: Robots Revolt by Dustin Brady ISBN: 978-1-4494-9515-2 Paperback, 6 x 9”, 176 pp., b/w $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: 640L Audiobook Available

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Trapped in a Video Game: Return to Doom Island by Dustin Brady ISBN: 978-1-4494-9518-3 Paperback, 6 x 9”, 168 pp., b/w $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: 600L Audiobook Available

Trapped in a Video Game: The Final Boss by Dustin Brady ISBN: 978-1-4494-9573-2 Paperback, 6 x 9", 208 pp., b/w $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: 580L Audiobook Available

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Sherlock Sam and the Ghostly Moans in Fort Canning by A.J. Low ISBN: 978-1-4494-7788-2 Paperback: 5½ x 8½”, 120 pp., b/w $7.99 USA / $9.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: 620L

Sherlock Sam and the Missing Heirloom in Katong by A.J. Low ISBN: 978-1-4494-7789-9 Paperback, 5½ x 8½”, 112 pp., b/w $7.99 USA / $9.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: 640L

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Desmond Pucket Makes Monster Magic by Mark Tatulli ISBN: 978-1-4494-7139-2 Paperback, 5½ x 8”, 240 pp., full color $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: 740L

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Sherlock Sam and the Sinister Letters in Bras Basah by A.J. Low ISBN: 978-1-4494-7975-6 Paperback, 5½ x 8½”, 144 pp., b/w $7.99 USA / $9.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: 730L

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Desmond Pucket and the Mountain Full of Monsters by Mark Tatulli ISBN: 978-1-4494-7140-8 Paperback, 5½ x 8”, 240 pp., full color $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: 690L

Desmond Pucket and the Cloverfield Junior High Carnival of Horrors by Mark Tatulli ISBN: 978-1-4494-7409-6 Paperback, 5½ x 8”, 240 pp., full color $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: 630L


– KIRKUS STARRED REVIEW Happy, Sad, Silly, Mad by John Seven, Illustrated by Jana Christy ISBN: 978-1-4494-2229-5 Hardcover – Board Book, 6 x 6”, 26 pp., full color $6.99 USA / $7.99 CAN

I Love Me ISBN: 978-1-5248-5116-3 Hardcover – Board Book, 7 x 7”, 24 pp., full color $8.99 USA / $10.99 CAN

Can You See Me? ISBN: 978-1-5248-5372-3 Hardcover - Nonjacketed, 10¼ x 10¼”, 40 pp., full color $17.99 USA / $24.99 CAN

Baby Turtle’s Tale ISBN: 978-1-5248-6115-5 by Elle J. McGuinness Hardcover – Board Book, 6 x 6”, 12 pp., full color $9.99 USA / $12.99 CAN

Dinosaurs - Mini Animotion ISBN: 978-1-4494-0172-6 Hardcover, 6 x 6”, 12 pp., full color $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN

Trucks - Animotion ISBN: 978-0-7407-9200-7 Hardcover 6 x 6”, 12 pp., full color $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN

Bee & Me by Elle J. McGuinness ISBN: 978-1-4494-4371-9 Hardcover – Board Book, 6 x 6”, 14 pp., full color $5.99 USA / $6.99 CAN

Bugs ISBN: 978-1-4494-6055-6 Hardcover, 6 x 6”, 12 pp., full color $5.99 USA / $6.99 CAN

EARLY READERS

"You just gotta 'love, love love' this joy-filled book."

Thank You for My Dreams by HSH Prince Alexi Lubomirski ISBN: 978-1-4494-9742-2 Hardcover - Nonjacketed, 8¾ x 6¾”, 96 pp., full color $16.99 USA / $22.99 CAN

Big Chomp! by Heather Brown ISBN: 978-1-4494-3553-0 Hardcover - Board Book, 6 x 6”, 20 pp., full color $8.99 USA / $10.99 CAN

Chomp! Zoo by Heather Brown ISBN: 978-1-4494-2312-4 Hardcover - Board Book, 6 x 6”, 12 pp., full color $7.99 USA / $7.99 CAN

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Kahlo’s Koalas by Grace Helmer ISBN: 978-1-4494-9728-6 Hardcover, 7 x 7”, 24 pp. full color $8.99 USA / $11.99 CAN

Little Big Nate ISBN: 978-1-5248-5178-1 Hardcover – Board Book, 7 x 7”, 12 pp., full color $7.99 USA / $10.99 CAN

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Snoopy’s Book of Numbers by Charles M. Schulz ISBN: 978-1-4494-7223-8 Hardcover – Board Book, 6 x 6”, 12 pp., full color $6.99 USA / $7.99 CAN

Nancy's Genius Plan ISBN: 978-1-5248-5180-4 Hardcover – Board Book, 7 x 7”, 14 pp., full color $7.99 USA / $10.99 CAN

The Robot Book by Heather Brown ISBN: 978-1-4494-3250-8 Hardcover - Board Book, 7 x 7”, 12 pp., full color $7.99 USA / $9.99 CAN

New York City by Paula Hannigan ISBN: 978-1-4494-1876-2 Hardcover - Board Book, 8 x 8”, 12 pp., full color $12.99 USA / $14.99 CAN

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Snoopy’s Book of Colors by Charles M. Schulz ISBN: 978-1-4494-7220-7 Hardcover – Board Book, 6 x 6”, 12 pp., full color $6.99 USA / $7.99 CAN

Cinderella Rex (Once Before Time Book 1) ISBN: 978-1-5248-5516-1 Hardcover – Board Book, 7 x 7”, 32 pp., full color $8.99 USA / $11.99 CAN

Today I’ll Be a Unicorn by Dana Simpson ISBN: 978-1-4494-8999-1 Hardcover – Board Book, 7 x 7”, 12 pp., full color $7.99 USA / $10.99 CAN

Today I’ll Be A Princess by Paula Croyle, Illustrated by Heather Brown ISBN: 978-1-4494-2865-5 Hardcover - Board Book, 7 x 7”, 12 pp., full color $7.99 USA / $9.99 CAN

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Snoopy’s Book of Shapes by Charles M. Schulz ISBN: 978-1-4494-7222-1 Hardcover – Board Book, 6 x 6”, 12 pp., full color $6.99 USA / $7.99 CAN

Snoopy’s Book of Words by Charles M. Schulz ISBN: 978-1-4494-7221-4 Hardcover – Board Book, 6 x 6”, 12 pp., full color $6.99 USA / $7.99 CAN


ACTIVITY BOOKS

Dream It! Draw It! Think It! Do It! by Courtney Watkins ISBN: 978-1-4494-8034-9 Paperback - Flexbound, 7 x 9½”, 96 pp., $9.99 USA / $12.99 CAN

Where’s the Llama? by Paul Moran ISBN: 978-1-4494-9729-3 Paperback, 8½ x 11”, 48 pp., full color $9.99 USA / $12.99 CAN

The Fortnite Guide to Staying Alive by Damien Kuhn ISBN: 978-1-4494-9939-6 Paperback, 5 x 7½”, 80 pp., full color $9.99 USA / $11.99 CAN

Candy Experiments by Loralee Leavitt ISBN: 978-1-4494-1836-6 Paperback, 6 x 9”, 160 pp., full color $14.99 USA / $16.99 CAN

Candy Experiments 2 by Loralee Leavitt ISBN: 978-1-4494-6103-4 Paperback, 6 x 9”, 160 pp., full color $14.99 USA / $16.99 CAN

The Help Yourself Cookbook for Kids by Ruby Roth ISBN: 978-1-4494-7187-3 Paperback - Flexbound, 8 x 9”, 144 pp. full color $19.99 USA / $22.99 CAN

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ACTIVITY BOOKS STEAM POWERED LEARNING

Build Your Own Theme Park by Lizz Lunney ISBN: 978-1-4494-9632-6 Paperback, 8½ x 11”, 80 pp., full color $18.99 USA / $25.99 CAN

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The World’s Best Jokes for Kids Vol. 1 ISBN: 978-1-4494-9798-9 Paperback, 5 x 8”, 128 pp., b/w $6.99 USA / $9.99 CAN

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The World’s Best Jokes for Kids Vol. 2 ISBN: 978-1-4494-9799-6 Paperback, 5 x 8”, 128 pp., b/w $6.99 USA/ $9.99 CAN

The World's Best Dad Jokes Vol. 3 ISBN: 978-1-5248-5331-0 Paperback, 5 x 8”, 128 pp., b/w $6.99 USA / $9.99 CAN

The World's Best Knock Knock Jokes Vol. 4 ISBN: 978-1-5248-5332-7 Paperback, 5 x 8”, 128 pp., b/w $6.99 USA / $9.99 CAN


TWEENS & TEENS 2018 YALSA GREAT GRAPHIC NOVELS FOR TEENS

Super Late Bloomer by Julia Kaye ISBN: 978-1-4494-8962-5 Paperback, 8 x 6½”, 160 pp., b/w $14.99 USA / $19.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: 410L

2019 YALSA GREAT GRAPHIC NOVELS FOR TEENS FINALIST

Quiet Girl in a Noisy World by Debbie Tung ISBN: 978-1-4494-8606-8 Paperback, 6½ x 8”, 184 pp., b/w $14.99 USA / $19.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: GN370L

Bloodlust & Bonnets by Emily McGovern ISBN: 978-1-4494-9747-7 Paperback, 6 x 9”, 216 pp., full color $19.99 USA / $26.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: Coming Soon!

"... fresh, relevant, and most important, very funny."

The Escape Manual for Introverts By Katie Vaz ISBN: 978-1-4494-9369-1 Paperback - Flexbound, 6¼ x 8¼”, 144 pp., full color $14.99 USA / $19.99 CAN

All About Me by Ellen Bailey ISBN: 978-1-4494-9116-1 Paperback, 7½ x 9¾”, 128 pp., full color $12.99 USA / $15.99 CAN

All About Us by Ellen Bailey ISBN: 978-1-4494-9171-0 Paperback, 7½ x 9¾”, 128 pp., full color $12.99 USA / $15.99 CAN

Nancy: A Comic Collection ISBN: 978-1-5248-5325-9 Hardcover, 8¼ x 8¼”, 144 pp., full color $14.99 USA / $19.99 CAN

– LIBRARY JOURNAL

Being a Girl by Hayley Long ISBN: 978-1-4494-7797-4 Paperback, 5½ x 8”, 224 pp., $12.99 USA / $15.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: 770L

2019 YALSA GREAT GRAPHIC NOVELS FOR TEENS

Birding Is My Favorite Video Game by Rosemary Mosco ISBN: 978-1-4494-8912-0 Paperback, 5 x 7”, 112 pp., full color $12.99 USA / $17.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: HL450L

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TWEENS & TEENS

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SAD GIRLS

Be Brave by J.M. Farkas ISBN: 978-1-4494-8976-2 Paperback, 5 x 7”, 112 pp., b/w $14.99 USA / $19.99 CAN

International Bestselling Author

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Sad Girls by Lang Leav ISBN: 978-1-4494-8776-8 Paperback, 6 x 9”, 368 pp., b/w $18.99 USA / $24.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: HL620L

Limelight by Solli Raphael ISBN: 978-1-4494-9936-5 Paperback, 5 x 7¾”, 128 pp., b/w $14.99 USA / $19.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: 1060L

Reflection by Tyler Lockett ISBN: 978-1-5248-5406-5 Paperback, 6 x 9”, 112 pp., b/w $14.99 USA / $19.99 CAN

2019 GOODREADS CHOICE AWARD FINALIST

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Poemsia by Lang Leav ISBN: 978-1-5248-5107-1 Paperback, 5¾ x 8½”, 304 pp., b/w $16.99 USA / $20.99 CAN Lexile® Measure: Coming Soon!

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