Children's/Teen

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Erin Jones, Tinfoil Crowns

Seventeen-year-old internet video star Fit is on a mission to become famous at all costs. She shares her life with her fans through countless videos (always sporting some elaborate tinfoil accessory), and they love her for it. If she goes viral, maybe she can get out of her small casino town and the cramped apartment she shares with her brother and grandpa.

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$14.99
ISBN: 9781635830323
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Published: Flux - May 7th, 2019

Raúl the Third & Elaine Bay, ¡Vamos! Let's Go to the Market

"Witty, stylish panel artwork crackles with funky comic energy....Most pleasing is the market’s atmosphere of warmth and affection."--Publishers Weekly, STARRED review

Richard Scarry’s Busytown gets a Mexican-American makeover in the marketplace of a buzzing border town from Pura Belpré Medal-winning illustrator Raúl the Third.

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$14.99
ISBN: 9781328557261
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Published: Versify - April 2nd, 2019

Daniel Haack, Maiden & Princess

In this modern fairy tale, a strong, brave maiden is invited to attend the prince’s royal ball, but at the dance, she ends up finding true love in a most surprising place.

“The prince is smart and strong,”

she confided in her mother.

“But if I’m being honest,

I see him as a brother.”

Her mother said, “Just go!

And have a bit of fun.

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$17.99
ISBN: 9781499807769
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Published: little bee books - April 2nd, 2019

Malinda Lo, Ash: A Celebration of Queer Girls in YA

Join us for a celebration of queer girls in YA, in honor of the 10 year anniversary of acclaimed writer Malinda Lo's Ash! Featuring local authors Rebecca Kim Wells, Sara Farizan, Rory Power, Adrienne Kisner, Molly Booth, and Rebecca Podos reflecting on their experiences publishing queer YA and how representation in young adult literature has changed and grown in the last decade, you won't want to miss this special

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$10.99
ISBN: 9780316531313
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - May 14th, 2019

Jen Petro-Roy, Good Enough

A young girl with an eating disorder must find the strength to recover in this moving middle-grade novel from Jen Petro-Roy.

Before she had an eating disorder, twelve-year-old Riley was many things: an aspiring artist, a runner, a sister, and a friend.

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$16.99
ISBN: 9781250123510
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Published: Feiwel & Friends - February 19th, 2019

Susan Tan, Cilla Lee-Jenkins: The Epic Story

Cilla Lee-Jenkins returns to pursue her dreams of becoming a successful author while dealing with her Chinese-American family in Cilla Lee-Jenkins: The Epic Story by local writer Susan Tan and illustrator Dana Wulfekotte.

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By Susan Tan, Dana Wulfekotte (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781250183637
Availability: Available at Warehouse
Published: Roaring Brook Press - March 26th, 2019

Sarah Tuttle, Spot, Spike, Spiral

Join Sarah Tuttle for a reading from Spot, Spike, Spiral, and interact with a variety of reptiles, including a chameleon! Animal education will be provided by the New England Herpetological Society (learn more at www.neherp.com). 

Spot, Spike, Spiral is a striking board book that introduces patterns and shapes displayed in living things by featuring nine spotted, spiked, or spiraled creatures.

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$8.99
ISBN: 9781568463339
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Published: Creative Editions - March 12th, 2019

Sara Levine, Flower Talk

This new book from Sara Levine features a cantankerous talking cactus as a narrator, revealing to readers the significance of different colors of flowers in terms of which pollinators (bees, bats, birds, etc.) different colors “talk” to. A fun nonfiction presentation of science info that may be new to many kids--and adults!

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By Sara Levine, Masha D'Yans (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9781541519282
Availability: Available at Warehouse
Published: Millbrook Press (Tm) - March 5th, 2019

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