Sea Change

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By Frank Viva (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781935179924
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Published: Toon Graphics - May 24th, 2016

Eliot is pretty sure his uncle’s house in Canada is the worst place to spend the summer, especially since he isn’t much of a swimmer. Early mornings on a fishing boat, gathering maggots for bait, a local’s not idyllic. But there’s more to Point Aconi than Eliot imagined, and slowly, the place begins to work it’s magic on him. So plunge into this book and prepare yourself for a story that will leave you emotionally pummeled yet refreshed- just like a good day in the sea.


The Insides

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ISBN: 9781612195469
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Published: Melville House Publishing - June 14th, 2016

Beware: it’s difficult to put this book down.

A magician turned butcher. A knife that carves perfect cuts of meat, or time and space. A woman who can read and track any person or object. A hitman. In alternating chapters, Bushnell  tells a fast-paced story of contemporary magic that will keep you on the edge of your seat. if you enjoyed The Magicians, you’ll devour it!


Ask Me

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By Suzy Lee (Illustrator), Bernard Waber
ISBN: 9780547733944
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Published: Houghton Mifflin - July 14th, 2015

Take a walk and enjoy a conversation both ordinary and extraordinary. This is a pitch-perfect father daughter story illustrated in vibrant color and expressive line by Suzy Lee- flip it open to any page and marvel at it! A great Fathers' Day gift!


Something New

In her newest memoir, Lucy Knisley chronicles her experiences dealing with the wedding industry and all the social and cultural expectations around getting married. It's humorous and heartwarming, combining memoir, DIY, and criticism in one thoroughly enjoyable read -- especially if you're a 20- or 30-something with a mailbox full of invites.

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ISBN: 9781626722491
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Published: First Second - May 3rd, 2016

Knock! Knock! Where's My Bear?

A girl’s search for her bear takes her through her apartment building. Along the way she meets the interesting people who live there. Travel up the floors with her as the adventure literally unfolds in this uniquely formatted book that will delight readers of all ages. This is a book you’ll want to revisit, reveling in the details of the illustrations and the fun adventure of unfolding!

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By Kaori Takahashi (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9789383145324
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Published: Tara Books - April 12th, 2016

The Girl in the Well is Me

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ISBN: 9781616205690
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Published: Algonquin Young Readers - March 15th, 2016

Kammie is trying to navigate the social hierarchy of her new school after her old life fell apart. When she finds herself stuck in a well after an outing gone wrong, she has to reexamine the circumstances and choices that landed her there. River’s novel weaves together a number of important issues in an original story with some surprisingly quirky twists. It’s a story that starts out simple, but grows in complexity and emotional depth, until readers find themselves falling down the well of Kammie’s emotions. The only way out is to keep reading!



Get in Trouble : Stories

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ISBN: 9780812986495
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Published: Random House Trade - February 9th, 2016

Link has mastered the art of the short story, giving you just enough information that you always end wanting just a little bit more. Each story has a thread of strangeness or magic that is so skillfully woven in,  you may not realize when it was introduced. Quite simply, these are astonishing stories that beg to be read aloud.



Into the Dangerous World

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ISBN: 9780803739109
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - August 18th, 2015

Living in a NYC homeless shelter in the 80s, Ror must try to come to terms with her father’s suicide and what sort of artist she’ll be. Moving between fine art and street art, Ror struggles to define herself and her art, learning hard truths along the way. Ultimately uplifting and enlightening with illuminating illustrations sprinkled throughout. Ages 14+



Be Frank With Me

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ISBN: 9780062413710
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Published: William Morrow & Company - February 2nd, 2016

The quirky story of a reclusive writer struggling to write her second book, her dapper young son, and the assistant sent to oversee it all. Funny, sweet, and totally quirky. If you enjoyed Where’d You Go Bernadette or The Rosie Project, this is for you!





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