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Spirit's Chosen
Spirit's Chosen
Written by Esther Friesner
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375873164
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Spirit's Chosen

Written by Esther Friesner


Format: Trade Paperback, 512 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $9.99

From princess to slave in the blink of an eye. . . .

Himiko's world is falling apart. An attack by a rival clan, the Ookami, has left many from her tribe dead or enslaved. Amid the chaos and fear, Himiko hatches a plan to save her people. But just when it... Read more >
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The Elephant's Friend and Other Tales from Ancient India
The Elephant's Friend and Other Tales from Ancient India
Written by Marcia Williams, Illustrated by Marcia Williams
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763670559
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The Elephant's Friend and Other Tales from Ancient India

Written by Marcia Williams
Illustrated by Marcia Williams


Format: Trade Paperback, 40 pages
On Sale: February 25, 2014
Price: $6.99

Step back into ancient India as Marcia Williams brings her inviting comic-book style to eight animal folktales that continue to enchant children today.

Have you heard about the elephant and the dog who became not just unlikely companions, but the best of friends? Or the traveler whose greed for gold lures him... Read more >
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A New Year's Reunion
A New Year's Reunion
Written by Yu Li-Qiong, Illustrated by Zhu Cheng-Liang
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763667481
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A New Year's Reunion
A Chinese Story
Written by Yu Li-Qiong
Illustrated by Zhu Cheng-Liang


Format: Trade Paperback, 112 pages
On Sale: November 26, 2013
Price: $5.99

"Celebrations and traditions might differ, but the story of missing distant family is universal." — School Library Journal (starred review)

This poignant, vibrantly illustrated tale, which won the prestigious Feng Zikai Chinese Children’s Picture Book Award in 2009, is sure to resonate with every child who misses relatives when they are away... Read more >
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The Race for the Chinese Zodiac
The Race for the Chinese Zodiac
Written by Gabrielle Wang, Illustrated by Sally Rippin and Regine Abos
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763667788
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The Race for the Chinese Zodiac

Written by Gabrielle Wang
Illustrated by Sally Rippin and Regine Abos


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: November 26, 2013
Price: $14.99

With gorgeous illustrations based on Chinese painting techniques, a lively retelling of the legendary animals’ race that led to the twelve signs on the Chinese Zodiac.

Long ago in ancient China, the Jade Emperor, ruler of heaven and earth, proclaimed a mighty race, saying that the first twelve animals to cross the... Read more >
Century #4: Dragon of Seas
Century #4: Dragon of Seas
Written by Pierdomenico Baccalario, Translated by Leah D. Janeczko
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375857980
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Century #4: Dragon of Seas

Written by Pierdomenico Baccalario
Translated by Leah D. Janeczko


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $7.99

In the fourth installment of the Century Quartet, Italian author P. D. Baccalario concludes the mystery that took four cities and four extraordinary kids to solve.

SHANGHAI, SEPTEMBER 19.

As the equinox approaches, Sheng, Elettra, Harvey, and Mistral know they must come together one last time. Armed with only a map and a... Read more >
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The Boy and the Tigers
The Boy and the Tigers
Written by Helen Bannerman, Illustrated by Valeria Petrone
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385374583
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The Boy and the Tigers

Written by Helen Bannerman
Illustrated by Valeria Petrone


Format: eBook, 24 pages
On Sale: April 24, 2013
Price: $3.99

When a little boy named Rajani ventures into the jungle, he runs into several tigers who make him give them his fine new red coat, blue trousers, purple shoes with crimson linings, and even his green umbrella! But Rajani outsmarts the tigers in the end, in this kinder retelling of Helen... Read more >
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Spirit's Chosen
Spirit's Chosen
Written by Esther Friesner
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375869082
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Spirit's Chosen

Written by Esther Friesner


Format: Hardcover, 496 pages
On Sale: April 23, 2013
Price: $17.99

From princess to slave in the blink of an eye. . . .

Himiko's world is falling apart. An attack by a rival clan, the Ookami, has left many from her tribe dead or enslaved. Amid the chaos and fear, Himiko hatches a plan to save her people. But just when it... Read more >
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Spirit's Chosen
Spirit's Chosen
Written by Esther Friesner
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375899911
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Spirit's Chosen

Written by Esther Friesner


Format: eBook, 496 pages
On Sale: April 23, 2013
Price: $9.99

From princess to slave in the blink of an eye. . . .

Himiko's world is falling apart. An attack by a rival clan, the Ookami, has left many from her tribe dead or enslaved. Amid the chaos and fear, Himiko hatches a plan to save her people. But just when it... Read more >
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Spirit's Princess
Spirit's Princess
Written by Esther Friesner
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375873140
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Spirit's Princess

Written by Esther Friesner


Format: Trade Paperback, 480 pages
On Sale: April 23, 2013
Price: $10.99

Fans of Malinda Lo and Cindy Pon will be drawn to Esther Friesner's Himiko, the beloved daughter of a chieftain in third-century Japan. The tribe's shamaness has an amazing vision foretelling the young girl's future--one day this privledged child will be the spiritual and tribal leader over all Japan. Spirit's Princess...

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The Vine Basket
The Vine Basket
Written by Josanne La Valley, Read by Zeynep Bilik
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780385363877
Our Price: $20.00

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The Vine Basket

Written by Josanne La Valley
Read by Zeynep Bilik


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: April 2, 2013
Price: $20.00

Things aren’t looking good for fourteen-year-old Mehrigul. She yearns to be in school, but she’s needed on the family farm. The longer she’s out of school, the more likely it is that she’ll be sent off to a Chinese factory . . . perhaps never to return. Her only hope is... Read more >
A Girl and a Dragon (Disney Princess)
A Girl and a Dragon (Disney Princess)
Written by RH Disney, Illustrated by RH Disney
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780736431132
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A Girl and a Dragon (Disney Princess)

Written by RH Disney
Illustrated by RH Disney


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: January 8, 2013
Price: $3.99

Disney Princess fans love Mulan! The brave princess who joined the Chinese army to protect her father--with the help of a funny little dragon--is coming to Platinum Edition Blu-Ray and DVD. This activity book is full of movie scenes to color and more than 30 sparkly stickers that girls ages 3-7... Read more >
Swimming in the Monsoon Sea
Swimming in the Monsoon Sea
Written by Shyam Selvadurai
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781551997209
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Swimming in the Monsoon Sea

Written by Shyam Selvadurai


Format: eBook
On Sale: December 4, 2012
Price: $9.99

Nominated for the Governor General's Literary Awards 2005, (Children's Literature, Text)


The setting is Sri Lanka, 1980, and it is the season of monsoons. Fourteen-year-old Amrith is caught up in the life of the cheerful, well-to-do household in which he is being raised by his vibrant Auntie Bundle and kindly Uncle Lucky... Read more >
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Century #4: Dragon of Seas
Century #4: Dragon of Seas
Written by Pierdomenico Baccalario, Translated by Leah D. Janeczko
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375858987
Our Price: $17.99
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Century #4: Dragon of Seas

Written by Pierdomenico Baccalario
Translated by Leah D. Janeczko


Format: Hardcover, 320 pages
On Sale: September 25, 2012
Price: $17.99

In the fourth installment of the Century Quartet, Italian author P. D. Baccalario concludes the mystery that took four cities and four extraordinary kids to solve.

SHANGHAI, SEPTEMBER 19.

As the equinox approaches, Sheng, Elettra, Harvey, and Mistral know they must come together one last time. Armed with only a map and a... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
Century #4: Dragon of Seas
Century #4: Dragon of Seas
Written by Pierdomenico Baccalario, Translated by Leah D. Janeczko
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375892295
Our Price: $7.99
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Century #4: Dragon of Seas

Written by Pierdomenico Baccalario
Translated by Leah D. Janeczko


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: September 25, 2012
Price: $7.99

In the fourth installment of the Century Quartet, Italian author P. D. Baccalario concludes the mystery that took four cities and four extraordinary kids to solve.

SHANGHAI, SEPTEMBER 19.

As the equinox approaches, Sheng, Elettra, Harvey, and Mistral know they must come together one last time. Armed with only a map and a... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
The Elephant's Friend and Other Tales from Ancient India
The Elephant's Friend and Other Tales from Ancient India
Written by Marcia Williams, Illustrated by Marcia Williams
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763659165
Our Price: $16.99
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The Elephant's Friend and Other Tales from Ancient India

Written by Marcia Williams
Illustrated by Marcia Williams


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: August 28, 2012
Price: $16.99

Step back into ancient India as Marcia Williams brings her inviting comic-book style to eight animal folktales that continue to enchant children today.

Have you heard about the elephant and the dog who became not just unlikely companions, but the best of friends? Or the traveler whose greed for gold lures him... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Sweet Moon Baby: An Adoption Tale
Sweet Moon Baby: An Adoption Tale
Written by Karen Henry Clark, Illustrated by Patrice Barton
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307982537
Our Price: $9.99
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Sweet Moon Baby: An Adoption Tale

Written by Karen Henry Clark
Illustrated by Patrice Barton


Format: eBook, 32 pages
On Sale: July 25, 2012
Price: $9.99

This is the story of one baby’s journey from her birth parents in China, who dream of a better life for their daughter, to her adoptive parents on the other side of the world, who dream of the life they can give her.
A turtle, a peacock, a monkey, a panda, and... Read more >
Shadows on the Moon
Shadows on the Moon
Written by Zoe Marriott
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763653446
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Shadows on the Moon

Written by Zoe Marriott


Format: Hardcover, 464 pages
On Sale: April 24, 2012
Price: $17.99

A powerful tale of magic, love, and revenge set in fairy-tale Japan.

Trained in the magical art of shadow-weaving, sixteen-year-old Suzume is able to re-create herself in any form — a fabulous gift for a girl desperate to escape her past. But who is she really? Is she a girl of noble... Read more >
Spirit's Princess
Spirit's Princess
Written by Esther Friesner
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375869075
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Spirit's Princess

Written by Esther Friesner


Format: Hardcover, 464 pages
On Sale: April 24, 2012
Price: $17.99

"Himiko is brave and bold. I love her!" --Tamora Pierce, New York Times bestselling author

Himiko shouldn't have a care in the world. As the only daughter of the most powerful man in the Matsu clan, she has her every need catered to. But Himiko isn't like other girls. She would much... Read more >
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Spirit's Princess
Spirit's Princess
Written by Esther Friesner
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375899904
Our Price: $9.99
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Spirit's Princess

Written by Esther Friesner


Format: eBook, 464 pages
On Sale: April 24, 2012
Price: $9.99

"Himiko is brave and bold. I love her!" --Tamora Pierce, New York Times bestselling author

Himiko shouldn't have a care in the world. As the only daughter of the most powerful man in the Matsu clan, she has her every need catered to. But Himiko isn't like other girls. She would much... Read more >
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Along the River
Along the River
Written by Adeline Yen Mah
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385738965
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Along the River
A Chinese Cinderella Novel
Written by Adeline Yen Mah


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: April 10, 2012
Price: $7.99

Bestselling Chinese American author Adeline Yen Mah weaves her authentic accounts of life in China into an absorbing novel about a Chinese girl and her vision of a previous life.
 
After a fall, CC is whisked away to a hospital. As she drifts in and out of consciousness, she is haunted by... Read more >
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Daughter of Xanadu
Daughter of Xanadu
Written by Dori Jones Yang
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385739245
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Daughter of Xanadu

Written by Dori Jones Yang


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: January 10, 2012
Price: $9.99

Athletic and strong willed, Princess Emmajin's determined to do what no woman has done before: become a warrior in the army of her grandfather, the Great Khan Khubilai. In the Mongol world the only way to achieve respect is to show bravery and win glory on the battlefield. The last thing... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover library binding.
Where Is Tibet?
Where Is Tibet?
Written by Gina Halpern, Illustrated by Gina Halpern
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781559393836
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Where Is Tibet?
A Story in Tibetan and English
Written by Gina Halpern
Illustrated by Gina Halpern


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: December 13, 2011
Price: $14.95

"Where is Tibet?" is really a way of asking "Where is happiness?" Gina Halpern's enchanting book takes children on a double journey: to a real country, and into their own hearts. Brilliantly illustrated with Tibetan images and colors, this sensitively rendered, cross-cultural book follows the search of a refugee Tibetan boy... Read more >
A New Year's Reunion
A New Year's Reunion
Written by Yu Li-Qiong, Illustrated by Zhu Cheng-Liang
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763658816
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A New Year's Reunion
A Chinese Story
Written by Yu Li-Qiong
Illustrated by Zhu Cheng-Liang


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: October 31, 2011
Price: $15.99

A New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Book of 2011!

Maomao's dad works many miles away, but he is coming home for New Year!


Little Maomao's father works in faraway places and comes home just once a year, for Chinese New Year. At first Maomao barely recognizes him, but before long the family... Read more >
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Tales from India
Tales from India
Written by Jamila Gavin, Illustrated by Amanda Hall
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763655648
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Tales from India

Written by Jamila Gavin
Illustrated by Amanda Hall


Format: Hardcover, 96 pages
On Sale: September 13, 2011
Price: $19.99

Discover a world of classic tales from India.

Come on a journey with renowned storyteller Jamila Gavin as she writes of great floods, legendary romances, and epic battles between good and evil. This new collection of Hindu tales, including the birth of the gods, tales of creation, and the arrival of humans... Read more >
Rickshaw Girl

Written by Mitali Perkins


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: June 17, 2011
Price: $5.99

Naima is a talented painter of traditional alpana patterns, which Bangladeshi women and girls paint on their houses for special celebrations. But Naima is not satisfied just painting alpana. She wants to help earn money for her family, like her best friend, Saleem, does for his family. When Naima's rash effort... Read more >
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