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Magic Tree House Super Edition #1: Danger in the Darkest Hour

Written by Mary Pope Osborne
Read by Mary Pope Osborne


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $10.00

Introducing the first Magic Tree House® Super Edition—and Jack and Annie’s most dangerous mission ever! With a longer story and additional facts and photographs, this thrilling, first Super Edition in the Magic Tree House series is an adventure no reader will want to miss!
 
The magic tree house has taken... Read more >
Dog Diaries #6: Sweetie

(Available January 6, 2015)
Dog Diaries #6: Sweetie
Written by Kate Klimo, Illustrated by Tim Jessell
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385392402
Our Price: $6.99
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Dog Diaries #6: Sweetie

Written by Kate Klimo
Illustrated by Tim Jessell


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $6.99

George Washington’s transformation from farmer to Father of Our Country—as told by his dog Sweetlips!
 
Sweetie was the finest foxhound in George Washington’s kennel. But Sweetie’s idyllic days at Mount Vernon were cut short when her master was chosen to represent Virginia at the first Continental Congress in Philadelphia—which he... Read more >
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Dog Diaries #6: Sweetie

Written by Kate Klimo
Illustrated by Tim Jessell


Format: eBook, 160 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $6.99

George Washington’s transformation from farmer to Father of Our Country—as told by his dog Sweetlips!
 
Sweetie was the finest foxhound in George Washington’s kennel. But Sweetie’s idyllic days at Mount Vernon were cut short when her master was chosen to represent Virginia at the first Continental Congress in Philadelphia—which he... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding and a trade paperback.
Dog Diaries #6: Sweetie

(Available January 6, 2015)
Dog Diaries #6: Sweetie
Written by Kate Klimo, Illustrated by Tim Jessell
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780385392419
Our Price: $12.99
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Dog Diaries #6: Sweetie

Written by Kate Klimo
Illustrated by Tim Jessell


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 160 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $12.99

George Washington’s transformation from farmer to Father of Our Country—as told by his dog Sweetlips!
 
Sweetie was the finest foxhound in George Washington’s kennel. But Sweetie’s idyllic days at Mount Vernon were cut short when her master was chosen to represent Virginia at the first Continental Congress in Philadelphia—which he... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
X: A Novel

(Available January 6, 2015)
X: A Novel
Written by Ilyasah Shabazz and Kekla Magoon
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763669676
Our Price: $16.99
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X: A Novel

Written by Ilyasah Shabazz and Kekla Magoon


Format: Hardcover, 384 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $16.99

Cowritten by Malcolm X’s daughter, this riveting and revealing novel follows the formative years of the man whose words and actions shook the world.

Malcolm Little’s parents have always told him that he can achieve anything, but from what he can tell, that’s a pack of lies—after all, his father’s been murdered... Read more >
Navigating Early
Navigating Early
Written by Clare Vanderpool
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307930651
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Navigating Early

Written by Clare Vanderpool


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: December 23, 2014
Price: $7.99

“Just the sort of book that saves lives by igniting a passion for reading.” —James Patterson
 
“Reminiscent of Huckleberry Finn.” —The Wall Street Journal

 
A Michael L. Printz Honor Winner

 
From the author of Newbery Medal winner Moon Over Manifest comes the odyssey-like adventure of two boys’ incredible... Read more >
Paperboy
Paperboy
Written by Vince Vawter
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307931511
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Paperboy

Written by Vince Vawter


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: December 23, 2014
Price: $7.99

"Reminiscent of To Kill a Mockingbird." —Booklist, Starred
 

"An unforgettable boy and his unforgettable story. I loved it!" —ROB BUYEA, author of Because of Mr. Terupt and Mr. Terupt Falls Again
 
This Newbery Honor winner is perfect for fans of To Kill a Mockingbird, The King’s Speech, and The Help. A...

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Seraphina
Seraphina
Written by Rachel Hartman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375866227
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Seraphina

Written by Rachel Hartman


Format: Trade Paperback, 528 pages
On Sale: December 23, 2014
Price: $10.99

Lyrical, imaginative, and wholly original, this New York Times bestseller with 8 starred reviews is not to be missed.  Rachel Hartman’s award-winning debut will have you looking at dragons as you’ve never imagined them before…
 
In the kingdom of Goredd, dragons and humans live and work side by side &ndash... Read more >
Magic Tree House #49: Stallion by Starlight
Magic Tree House #49: Stallion by Starlight
Written by Mary Pope Osborne, Illustrated by Sal Murdocca
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307980441
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Magic Tree House #49: Stallion by Starlight

Written by Mary Pope Osborne
Illustrated by Sal Murdocca


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: December 23, 2014
Price: $4.99

The New York Times bestselling Magic Tree House® series has a brand-new paperback, with stickers included!
 
Hold your horses! Mary Pope Osborne perfectly blends fantasy, adventure, and history in this paperback edition of the bestselling Magic Tree House® chapter book. Time-traveling brother-and-sister team Jack and Annie must find four... Read more >
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Dog of War
Written by Sheila Burnford


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: December 2, 2014
Price: $17.95

Sheila Burnford, the author of The Incredible Journey, offers the spellbinding tale of a small dog caught up in the Second World War, and of the extraordinary life-transforming attachments he forms with the people he encounters in the course of a perilous passage from occupied France to besieged England.

Nameless, Burnford’s hero... Read more >
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The Ballot Box Battle
The Ballot Box Battle
Written by Emily Arnold McCully
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307792846
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The Ballot Box Battle

Written by Emily Arnold McCully


Format: eBook, 32 pages
On Sale: November 26, 2014
Price: $7.99

Illustrated in full color. Just in time for the presidential election comes Caldecott medalist Emily Arnold McCully's stirring tale of a young girl's act of bravery inspired by the great Elizabeth Cady Stanton. It is the fall of 1880, and Cordelia is more interested in horse riding than in hearing her... Read more >
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Children of the Dust Bowl: The True Story of the School at Weedpatch Camp
Children of the Dust Bowl: The True Story of the School at Weedpatch Camp
Written by Jerry Stanley
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307792471
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Children of the Dust Bowl: The True Story of the School at Weedpatch Camp

Written by Jerry Stanley


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: November 26, 2014
Price: $9.99

Illus. with photographs from the Dust Bowl era. This true story took place at the emergency farm-labor camp immortalized in Steinbeck's The Grapes of Wrath. Ostracized as "dumb Okies," the children of Dust Bowl migrant laborers went without school--until Superintendent Leo Hart and 50 Okie kids built their own school in... Read more >
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Like Water on Stone
Like Water on Stone
Written by Dana Walrath
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385743976
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Like Water on Stone

Written by Dana Walrath


Format: Hardcover, 368 pages
On Sale: November 11, 2014
Price: $16.99

"Evocative and hopeful," says Newbery Honor-Winner Rita Williams-Garcia of this intense survival story set during the Armenian genocide of 1915. 
 

It is 1914, and the Ottoman Empire is crumbling into violence.
     Beyond Anatolia, in the Armenian Highlands, Shahen Donabedian dreams of going to New York. Sosi, his twin sister, never... Read more >
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Like Water on Stone
Like Water on Stone
Written by Dana Walrath
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385373296
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Like Water on Stone

Written by Dana Walrath


Format: eBook, 176 pages
On Sale: November 11, 2014
Price: $10.99

"Evocative and hopeful," says Newbery Honor-Winner Rita Williams-Garcia of this intense survival story set during the Armenian genocide of 1915. 
 

It is 1914, and the Ottoman Empire is crumbling into violence.
     Beyond Anatolia, in the Armenian Highlands, Shahen Donabedian dreams of going to New York. Sosi, his twin sister, never... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a hardcover library binding.
Like Water on Stone
Like Water on Stone
Written by Dana Walrath
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780375991424
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Like Water on Stone

Written by Dana Walrath


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 368 pages
On Sale: November 11, 2014
Price: $19.99

"Evocative and hopeful," says Newbery Honor-Winner Rita Williams-Garcia of this intense survival story set during the Armenian genocide of 1915. 
 

It is 1914, and the Ottoman Empire is crumbling into violence.
     Beyond Anatolia, in the Armenian Highlands, Shahen Donabedian dreams of going to New York. Sosi, his twin sister, never... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
Running Out of Night
Running Out of Night
Written by Sharon Lovejoy
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385744096
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Running Out of Night

Written by Sharon Lovejoy


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: November 11, 2014
Price: $16.99

Fans of Elijah of Buxton, Trouble Don’t Last, and Stealing Freedom will be drawn to this tale of the incredible journey of an abused twelve-year-old white girl and an escaped slave girl who run away together and form a bond of friendship while seeking freedom.
 
Every day is a misery for a... Read more >
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Running Out of Night
Running Out of Night
Written by Sharon Lovejoy
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385378468
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Running Out of Night

Written by Sharon Lovejoy


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: November 11, 2014
Price: $7.99

Fans of Elijah of Buxton, Trouble Don’t Last, and Stealing Freedom will be drawn to this tale of the incredible journey of an abused twelve-year-old white girl and an escaped slave girl who run away together and form a bond of friendship while seeking freedom.
 
Every day is a misery for a... Read more >
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Running Out of Night
Running Out of Night
Written by Sharon Lovejoy
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780375991479
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Running Out of Night

Written by Sharon Lovejoy


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 304 pages
On Sale: November 11, 2014
Price: $19.99

Fans of Elijah of Buxton, Trouble Don’t Last, and Stealing Freedom will be drawn to this tale of the incredible journey of an abused twelve-year-old white girl and an escaped slave girl who run away together and form a bond of friendship while seeking freedom.
 
Every day is a misery for a... Read more >
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The Curse of the Buttons
The Curse of the Buttons
Written by Anne Ylvisaker
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763661380
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The Curse of the Buttons

Written by Anne Ylvisaker


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: October 29, 2014
Price: $15.99

Fans of the hapless Button family will thrill to this Civil War prequel, featuring the inimitable "Granddaddy Ike" as a boy.

"Eleven is not too young for war," Ike said to Barfoot, who swished his tail agreeably, then lumbered to the yard table and stuck his nose in an unattended pie.
When... Read more >
Albie's First Word
Albie's First Word
Written by Jacqueline Tourville, Illustrated by Wynne Evans
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307978936
Our Price: $17.99
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Albie's First Word
A Tale Inspired by Albert Einstein's Childhood
Written by Jacqueline Tourville
Illustrated by Wynne Evans


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: October 28, 2014
Price: $17.99

Here’s a beautiful historical fiction picture book—perfect for the Common Core—that provides a rare glimpse into the early childhood of Albert Einstein, the world’s most famous physicist.

Three-year-old Albie has never said a single word. When his worried mother and father consult a doctor, he advises them to expose little... Read more >
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Albie's First Word
Albie's First Word
Written by Jacqueline Tourville, Illustrated by Wynne Evans
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307978950
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Albie's First Word
A Tale Inspired by Albert Einstein's Childhood
Written by Jacqueline Tourville
Illustrated by Wynne Evans


Format: eBook, 40 pages
On Sale: October 28, 2014
Price: $10.99

Here’s a beautiful historical fiction picture book—perfect for the Common Core—that provides a rare glimpse into the early childhood of Albert Einstein, the world’s most famous physicist.

Three-year-old Albie has never said a single word. When his worried mother and father consult a doctor, he advises them to expose little... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a hardcover library binding.
Albie's First Word
Albie's First Word
Written by Jacqueline Tourville, Illustrated by Wynne Evans
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780307978943
Our Price: $20.99
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Albie's First Word
A Tale Inspired by Albert Einstein's Childhood
Written by Jacqueline Tourville
Illustrated by Wynne Evans


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 40 pages
On Sale: October 28, 2014
Price: $20.99

Here’s a beautiful historical fiction picture book—perfect for the Common Core—that provides a rare glimpse into the early childhood of Albert Einstein, the world’s most famous physicist.

Three-year-old Albie has never said a single word. When his worried mother and father consult a doctor, he advises them to expose little... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
Magic Tree House Fact & Fiction: Charles Dickens
Magic Tree House Fact & Fiction: Charles Dickens
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce, Illustrated by Sal Murdocca
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780553523676
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Magic Tree House Fact & Fiction: Charles Dickens

Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce
Illustrated by Sal Murdocca


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: October 28, 2014
Price: $9.99

Read the adventure and track the facts—it's two great ebooks in one!
 
Join Jack and Annie as they travel to Victorian London to help Charles Dickens in Magic Tree House® #44: A Ghost Tale for Christmas Time. Then uncover the facts behind the fiction in Magic Tree House® Fact Tracker... Read more >
Magic Tree House Fact & Fiction: Horses
Magic Tree House Fact & Fiction: Horses
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce, Illustrated by Sal Murdocca
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780553523683
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Magic Tree House Fact & Fiction: Horses

Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce
Illustrated by Sal Murdocca


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: October 28, 2014
Price: $9.99

Read the adventure and track the facts—it's two great ebooks in one!
 
Join Jack and Annie as they travel to ancient Greece to meet Alexander the Great and his famous horse in Magic Tree House® #49: Stallion by Starlight. Then uncover the facts behind the fiction in Magic Tree House®... Read more >
Magic Tree House Fact & Fiction: Knights
Magic Tree House Fact & Fiction: Knights
Written by Mary Pope Osborne, Natalie Pope Boyce and Sal Murdocca
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780553523669
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Magic Tree House Fact & Fiction: Knights

Written by Mary Pope Osborne, Natalie Pope Boyce and Sal Murdocca


Format: eBook
On Sale: October 28, 2014
Price: $9.99

Read the adventure and track the facts—it's two great ebooks in one!
 
Join Jack and Annie as they travel to the Middle Ages in Magic Tree House® #2: The Knight at Dawn. Then uncover the facts behind the fiction in Magic Tree House® Fact Tracker: Knights and Castles. It’s two favorite... Read more >
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