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Into the Dangerous World

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$17.99
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+

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Be Frank With Me

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$25.99
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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Dragons Beware!

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By Rafael Rosado (Illustrator), Jorge Aguirre
$14.99
ISBN: 9781596438781
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: First Second - May 12th, 2015

Claudette and her team are back in their second adventure! They may have defeated a giant, but they’re about to be tested again. This time they’re facing down none other than the dragon who defeated Claudette’s father.  To make things worse, some pesky princes and an evil sorcerer are getting in the way. This dynamic sequel is sure to be snatched up by excited adventurers!  


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The Wonderful Fluffy Little Squishy

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By Beatrice Alemagna (Created by)
$18.95
ISBN: 9781592701803
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Published: Enchanted Lion Books - September 1st, 2015

When Eddie sets off to find a present for her mother, all she knows it that it has to be wonderful, fluffy, little, and squishy. Her quest takes her all over town, and ends with surprises for her and her mom. Colorful, detailed illustrations practically glow and beg to be looked at again and again.

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Dragons Beware!

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By Rafael Rosado (Illustrator), Jorge Aguirre
$14.99
ISBN: 9781596438781
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: First Second - May 12th, 2015

Claudette and her team are back in their second adventure! They may have defeated a giant, but they’re about to be tested again. This time they’re facing down none other than the dragon who defeated Claudette’s father.  To make things worse, some pesky princes and an evil sorcerer are getting in the way. This dynamic sequel is sure to be snatched up by excited adventurers!  

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WILD THINGS: ACTS OF MISCHIEF IN CHILDREN’S LITERATURE

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$22.99
ISBN: 9780763651503
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Published: Candlewick Press (MA) - August 5th, 2014

This hilarious book is chock full of all sorts of juicy tidbits on writers, illustrators, editors, and even librarians. With language and content that's R-rated, this is the ultimate beach read for children's lit lovers.

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SUPERMUTANT MAGIC ACADEMY

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$22.95
ISBN: 9781770461987
Availability: On Order at the Warehouse
Published: Drawn & Quarterly - April 28th, 2015

XMen meets Harry Potter in this delightful yet deep collection of comics. Mutants and magic in one high school is bound to result in hijinks and hilarity. Everlasting Boy experiences the universe and time as a fluid state, while France's artistic commentary moves from profound to hilarious in a moment. And, of course, there’s Marsha’s unrequited love. If you grew up on Harry Potter and comics, or happen to love Lev Grossman’s Magicians, this is not to be missed!

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