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Letters to Leo

(Available September 9, 2014)
Letters to Leo
Written by Amy Hest, Illustrated by Julia Denos
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763671655
Our Price: $6.99
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Letters to Leo

Written by Amy Hest
Illustrated by Julia Denos


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $6.99

The joys and trials of fourth grade - and of life with her father now that her mother is gone - play out in charming letters from Annie to her dog, Leo.

Annie Rossi never, ever thought her father would let her have a dog. But now that he’s finally given in... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
What I Came to Tell You

(Available September 9, 2014)
What I Came to Tell You
Written by Tommy Hays
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781606845455
Our Price: $8.99
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What I Came to Tell You

Written by Tommy Hays


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $8.99

New in paperback. A critically acclaimed writer publishes his first juvenile novel, a SIBA Fall 2013 Okra Pick, in the spirit of such beloved novels as Newbery Medal-winning Missing May and Because of Winn-Dixie. Warm, evocative writing blends with an emotion-laden narrative that goes to the heart of the reader.

Since his... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
Fleabrain Loves Franny

(Available August 26, 2014)
Fleabrain Loves Franny
Written by Joanne Rocklin, Read by Julie Marcus
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780553396638
Our Price: $40.00
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Fleabrain Loves Franny

Written by Joanne Rocklin
Read by Julie Marcus


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $40.00

This gem of a novel takes place in Pittsburgh in 1952. Franny Katzenback, while recovering from polio, reads and falls in love with the brand-new book Charlotte’s Web. Bored and lonely and yearning for a Charlotte of her own, Franny starts up a correspondence with an eloquent flea named Fleabrain who... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download.
The Fourteenth Goldfish

(Available August 26, 2014)
The Fourteenth Goldfish
Written by Jennifer L. Holm, Read by Georgette Perna
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780804193801
Our Price: $30.00
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The Fourteenth Goldfish

Written by Jennifer L. Holm
Read by Georgette Perna


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $30.00

Believe in the possible . . . with this brilliantly quirky, thought-provoking novel from New York Times bestseller, three-time Newbery Honor winner Jennifer L. Holm
 
Galileo. Newton. Salk. Oppenheimer.
Science can change the world . . . but can it go too far?
 
Eleven-year-old Ellie has never liked change. She misses fifth grade. She... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download.
The Fourteenth Goldfish

Written by Jennifer L. Holm
Read by Georgette Perna


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $15.00

Believe in the possible . . . with this brilliantly quirky, thought-provoking novel from New York Times bestseller, three-time Newbery Honor winner Jennifer L. Holm
 
Galileo. Newton. Salk. Oppenheimer.
Science can change the world . . . but can it go too far?
 
Eleven-year-old Ellie has never liked change. She misses fifth grade. She... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audio CD.
The Fourteenth Goldfish

(Available August 26, 2014)
The Fourteenth Goldfish
Written by Jennifer Holm
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375870644
Our Price: $16.99
 Quantity: 1 
The Fourteenth Goldfish

Written by Jennifer Holm


Format: Hardcover, 208 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $16.99

Believe in the possible . . . with this brilliantly quirky, thought-provoking novel from New York Times bestseller, three-time Newbery Honor winner Jennifer L. Holm
 
Galileo. Newton. Salk. Oppenheimer.
Science can change the world . . . but can it go too far?
 
Eleven-year-old Ellie has never liked change. She misses fifth grade. She... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover library binding.
The Fourteenth Goldfish

Written by Jennifer Holm


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $9.99

Believe in the possible . . . with this brilliantly quirky, thought-provoking novel from New York Times bestseller, three-time Newbery Honor winner Jennifer L. Holm
 
Galileo. Newton. Salk. Oppenheimer.
Science can change the world . . . but can it go too far?
 
Eleven-year-old Ellie has never liked change. She misses fifth grade. She... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a hardcover library binding.
The Fourteenth Goldfish

(Available August 26, 2014)
The Fourteenth Goldfish
Written by Jennifer Holm
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780375970641
Our Price: $19.99
 Quantity: 1 
The Fourteenth Goldfish

Written by Jennifer Holm


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 208 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $19.99

Believe in the possible . . . with this brilliantly quirky, thought-provoking novel from New York Times bestseller, three-time Newbery Honor winner Jennifer L. Holm
 
Galileo. Newton. Salk. Oppenheimer.
Science can change the world . . . but can it go too far?
 
Eleven-year-old Ellie has never liked change. She misses fifth grade. She... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
Six Feet Over It

(Available August 26, 2014)
Six Feet Over It
Written by Jennifer Longo
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780449818718
Our Price: $17.99
 Quantity: 1 
Six Feet Over It

Written by Jennifer Longo


Format: Hardcover, 352 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $17.99

Home is where the bodies are buried.
 
Darkly humorous and heart-wrenchingly beautiful, Jennifer Longo’s YA debut about a girl stuck living in a cemetery will change the way you look at life, death, and love.
 
Leigh sells graves for her family-owned cemetery because her father is too lazy to... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover library binding.
Six Feet Over It

Written by Jennifer Longo


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $9.99

Home is where the bodies are buried.
 
Darkly humorous and heart-wrenchingly beautiful, Jennifer Longo’s YA debut about a girl stuck living in a cemetery will change the way you look at life, death, and love.
 
Leigh sells graves for her family-owned cemetery because her father is too lazy to... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a hardcover library binding.
Six Feet Over It

(Available August 26, 2014)
Six Feet Over It
Written by Jennifer Longo
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780449818725
Our Price: $20.99
 Quantity: 1 
Six Feet Over It

Written by Jennifer Longo


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 352 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $20.99

Home is where the bodies are buried.
 
Darkly humorous and heart-wrenchingly beautiful, Jennifer Longo’s YA debut about a girl stuck living in a cemetery will change the way you look at life, death, and love.
 
Leigh sells graves for her family-owned cemetery because her father is too lazy to... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
Pockety
Pockety
Written by Florence Seyvos, Illustrated by Claude Ponti, Translated by Mika Provata-Carlone
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782690252
Our Price: $9.99
 Quantity: 1 
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Pockety
The Tortoise Who Lived as She Pleased
Written by Florence Seyvos
Illustrated by Claude Ponti
Translated by Mika Provata-Carlone


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $9.99

A very moving journey through grief: Pockety the tortoise has things to teach you

In this simple story about grief, and the continuation of life, a tortoise mourns her lost friend, learns to live alone, and finds ways of being happy again. Moving, funny, and insightful, Pockety captures the feelings of losing... Read more >
Fleabrain Loves Franny
Fleabrain Loves Franny
Written by Joanne Rocklin, Read by Julie Marcus
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780553396645
Our Price: $20.00

For more information about downloading this audiobook
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Fleabrain Loves Franny

Written by Joanne Rocklin
Read by Julie Marcus


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: August 12, 2014
Price: $20.00

This gem of a novel takes place in Pittsburgh in 1952. Franny Katzenback, while recovering from polio, reads and falls in love with the brand-new book Charlotte’s Web. Bored and lonely and yearning for a Charlotte of her own, Franny starts up a correspondence with an eloquent flea named Fleabrain who... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audio CD.
The Unfinished Life of Addison Stone: A Novel
The Unfinished Life of Addison Stone: A Novel
Written by Adele Griffin
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781616953607
Our Price: $17.99
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The Unfinished Life of Addison Stone: A Novel

Written by Adele Griffin


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: August 12, 2014
Price: $17.99

For fans of Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children, Girl, Interrupted, and A.S. King, National Book Award-finalist Adele Griffin tells the fully illustrated story of a brilliant young artist, her mysterious death, and the fandom that won't let her go.

From the moment she stepped foot in NYC, Addison Stone’s subversive street... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
The Unfinished Life of Addison Stone: A Novel

Written by Adele Griffin


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 12, 2014
Price: $17.99

For fans of Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children, Girl, Interrupted, and A.S. King, National Book Award-finalist Adele Griffin tells the fully illustrated story of a brilliant young artist, her mysterious death, and the fandom that won't let her go.

From the moment she stepped foot in NYC, Addison Stone’s subversive street... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Death by Toilet Paper
Death by Toilet Paper
Written by Donna Gephart
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385743990
Our Price: $16.99
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Death by Toilet Paper

Written by Donna Gephart


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $16.99

Fans of How to Survive Middle School will welcome the adventures of a contest-crazed seventh grader who uses his wits and way with words in hopes of winning a big cash prize to help his family avoid eviction.
 
Benjamin is about to lose a whole lot more than good toilet paper. But... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover library binding.
Death by Toilet Paper
Death by Toilet Paper
Written by Donna Gephart
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385374163
Our Price: $10.99
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Death by Toilet Paper

Written by Donna Gephart


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $10.99

Fans of How to Survive Middle School will welcome the adventures of a contest-crazed seventh grader who uses his wits and way with words in hopes of winning a big cash prize to help his family avoid eviction.
 
Benjamin is about to lose a whole lot more than good toilet paper. But... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a hardcover library binding.
Death by Toilet Paper
Death by Toilet Paper
Written by Donna Gephart
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780375991431
Our Price: $19.99
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Death by Toilet Paper

Written by Donna Gephart


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 272 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $19.99

Fans of How to Survive Middle School will welcome the adventures of a contest-crazed seventh grader who uses his wits and way with words in hopes of winning a big cash prize to help his family avoid eviction.
 
Benjamin is about to lose a whole lot more than good toilet paper. But... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
I Love I Hate I Miss My Sister
I Love I Hate I Miss My Sister
Written by Amelie Sarn, Translated by Y. Maudet
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385370202
Our Price: $9.99
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I Love I Hate I Miss My Sister

Written by Amelie Sarn
Translated by Y. Maudet


Format: eBook, 160 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $9.99

For readers of The Tyrant’s DaughterOut of Nowhere, and I Am Malala, this poignant story about two Muslim sisters is about love, loss, religion, forgiveness, women’s rights, and freedom. 
 
Eighteen-year-old Sohane loves no one more than her beautiful, carefree younger sister, Djelila. And she hates no one as much. The two have always... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a hardcover library binding.
I Love I Hate I Miss My Sister
I Love I Hate I Miss My Sister
Written by Amelie Sarn, Translated by Y. Maudet
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780375991288
Our Price: $18.99
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I Love I Hate I Miss My Sister

Written by Amelie Sarn
Translated by Y. Maudet


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 160 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $18.99

For readers of The Tyrant’s DaughterOut of Nowhere, and I Am Malala, this poignant story about two Muslim sisters is about love, loss, religion, forgiveness, women’s rights, and freedom. 
 
Eighteen-year-old Sohane loves no one more than her beautiful, carefree younger sister, Djelila. And she hates no one as much. The two have always... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
I Love I Hate I Miss My Sister
I Love I Hate I Miss My Sister
Written by Amelie Sarn, Translated by Y. Maudet
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385743761
Our Price: $15.99
 Quantity: 1 
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I Love I Hate I Miss My Sister

Written by Amelie Sarn
Translated by Y. Maudet


Format: Hardcover, 160 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $15.99

For readers of The Tyrant’s DaughterOut of Nowhere, and I Am Malala, this poignant story about two Muslim sisters is about love, loss, religion, forgiveness, women’s rights, and freedom. 
 
Eighteen-year-old Sohane loves no one more than her beautiful, carefree younger sister, Djelila. And she hates no one as much. The two have always... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover library binding.
Notes from Ghost Town
Notes from Ghost Town
Written by Kate Ellison
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781606844786
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Notes from Ghost Town

Written by Kate Ellison


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: June 10, 2014
Price: $9.99

Olivia Tithe was excited for the summer and spending it with her best friend, Stern. But that was ruined when he was mur­dered...by Olivia's mother. Flashing forward, Olivia's life has been transformed since that awful night. 

After her mother's incarceration, Olivia must move on, but she hates her father's new fiancée, Heather... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
Personal Effects
Personal Effects
Written by E.M. Kokie
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763669362
Our Price: $7.99
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Personal Effects

Written by E.M. Kokie


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $7.99

After his older brother dies in Iraq, Matt makes a discovery that rocks his beliefs about strength, bravery, and honor in this page-turning debut.

Ever since his brother, T.J., was killed in Iraq, Matt feels like he’s been sleepwalking through life — failing classes, getting into fights, and avoiding his dad’s lectures... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
We Were Liars
We Were Liars
Written by E. Lockhart
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385741262
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We Were Liars

Written by E. Lockhart


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $17.99

A New York Times Bestseller

"Haunting, sophisticated . . . a novel so twisty and well-told that it will appeal to older readers as well as to adolescents."--Wall Street Journal

"A rich, stunning summer mystery with a sharp twist that will leave you dying to talk about the book with a pal or...

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We Were Liars
We Were Liars
Written by E. Lockhart
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375984402
Our Price: $10.99
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We Were Liars

Written by E. Lockhart


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $10.99

A New York Times Bestseller

"Haunting, sophisticated . . . a novel so twisty and well-told that it will appeal to older readers as well as to adolescents."--Wall Street Journal

"A rich, stunning summer mystery with a sharp twist that will leave you dying to talk about the book with a pal or...

Read more >
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