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Alma and the Beast Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780735263963
Availability: NOT ON OUR SHELVES. Usually Arrives in 4-7 Business Days
Published: Tundra Books - September 3rd, 2019

What makes a perfect picture book? An unlikely friendship, incredible world building illustrations, and a wonderful heartwarming story. True perfection!    - Katie


Franklin and Luna and the Book of Fairy Tales Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9780500651759
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Published: Thames & Hudson - September 17th, 2019

Franklin and Luna, aka my favorite dragon-human duo, are adventurers extraordinaire! With some of the best illustrations I've ever seen, this book is a must have in anyone's collection!    - Ülrika


Spencer's New Pet Cover Image
By Jessie Sima, Jessie Sima (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534418776
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - August 27th, 2019

A boy and his pet...ballooon? Spencer and his new pet want to do all the things pets do, like walks and playing with other dogs. However, Spencer's dog is actually a red balloon, and balloons pop! A wonderful story of a boy and his dog with a twist!    - Katie


Remarkables Cover Image
By Lisa Mantchev, David Litchfield (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781481497176
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Published: Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books - September 10th, 2019

To call this a wordless picture book in which a boy meets an orphaned mermaid and invites her to join his circus family is only touching the surface of this gorgeous, heartwarming book about love and belonging.    - Mark


Arrivederci, Crocodile: or See You Later, Alligator Cover Image
By Fred Marcellino, Fred Marcellino (Illustrator), Eric Puybaret (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534404014
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Published: Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books - September 10th, 2019

I, CROCODILE is back! And this time, the dastardly Napoleon is headed to Venice, a place much more crocodile friendly than the sewers of Paris. Now crocodile must navigate new waters and find his place among the gondoliers and gelato stands. This delightful romp is sure to bring a smile to children and adults alike!    - Laura M


Rat Rule 79: An Adventure Cover Image
By Rivka Galchen, Elena Megalos (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9781632060990
Availability: NOT ON OUR SHELVES. Usually Arrives in 4-7 Business Days
Published: Restless Books - September 24th, 2019

Rat Rule 79 is a labyrinth of beauty, curiosity, and all things strange. Galchen effortlessly captures the chaos of being a thirteen-year-old girl; Fred is wild, half feral, both lost and found. I needed this book at thirteen. I need this book now. I will need this book when I am one hundred and thirteen.    - Laura G


Life Is Short and Then You Die: Mystery Writers of America Presents First Encounters with Murder Cover Image
By Kelley Armstrong (Editor)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250196392
Availability: BACKORDERED
Published: Imprint - September 10th, 2019

A short story collection of entertaining YA murder mysteries. Spooky and engaging! Perfect for your young mystery lovers!    - Traci


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