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My Secret Place: A Gorjuss Guided Journal

(Available December 23, 2014)
My Secret Place: A Gorjuss Guided Journal
Written by Santoro, Illustrated by Santoro
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763674533
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My Secret Place: A Gorjuss Guided Journal

Written by Santoro
Illustrated by Santoro


Format: Hardcover, 128 pages
On Sale: December 23, 2014
Price: $12.99

A delightful guided journal featuring captivating art and inspiring text prompts.

A hardcover journal to treasure, filled with Gorjuss imagery and thought-provoking quotes and excerpts that invite readers of all ages to record their own thoughts and feelings and to attach drawings, photos, and other mementos. Beautifully illustrated, the journal features an... Read more >
Simply Gorjuss Inspirations

(Available December 23, 2014)
Simply Gorjuss Inspirations
Written by Santoro, Illustrated by Santoro
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763674540
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Simply Gorjuss Inspirations
30 Pullout Keepsake Cards to Share
Written by Santoro
Illustrated by Santoro


Format: Hardcover, 60 pages
On Sale: December 23, 2014
Price: $12.99

Sweet Gorjuss images and heartfelt nuggets of wisdom adorn these beautifully designed cards.

These pretty pullout cards feature thirty charming character illustrations and touching, inspiring text. Cards can be popped in the mail or slipped into friends’ pockets or bags. A delightful way to share endearing art and sweet messages with someone... Read more >
Children Growing Up with War
Children Growing Up with War
Written by Jenny Matthews, Photographed by Jenny Matthews
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763669423
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Children Growing Up with War

Written by Jenny Matthews
Photographed by Jenny Matthews


Format: Hardcover, 48 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2014
Price: $17.99

Through personal narrative and candid photographs, a photojournalist chronicles young lives upended by violence and strife.

The right to adequate nutrition and medical care.
The right to free education.
The right to a name and nationality.
The right to affection, love, and understanding.

In conflict zones around the world, children are denied... Read more >
Rex Wrecks It!
Rex Wrecks It!
Written by Ben Clanton, Illustrated by Ben Clanton
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763665012
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Rex Wrecks It!

Written by Ben Clanton
Illustrated by Ben Clanton


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: September 23, 2014
Price: $15.99

Look out! Here comes Rex! Children who love to construct — and those who love to destroy — will relate to this kid-pleasing tale that builds to a smashing finale.

Gizmo, Sprinkles, and Wild are fed up. Every time they build something with their blocks, Rex wrecks it! Whether it’s an out-of-this-world... Read more >
This Is Me
This Is Me
Written by Julie Metzger, Illustrated by Brooke Weeber
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781570619397
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This Is Me
A Girl's Journal
Written by Julie Metzger
Illustrated by Brooke Weeber


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $16.99

An inspiring journal filled with girl power to help preteen girls understand themselves, express their creativity, and unlock their feelings, hopes, and dreams. Much more than a journal, This Is Me contains thoughtful questions, useful advice, quotes, musings, and positive, encouraging ideas from author Julie Metzger, a respected nurse, lecturer, and... Read more >
It's Perfectly Normal
It's Perfectly Normal
Written by Robie H. Harris, Illustrated by Michael Emberley
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763668716
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It's Perfectly Normal
Changing Bodies, Growing Up, Sex, and Sexual Health
Written by Robie H. Harris
Illustrated by Michael Emberley


Format: Hardcover, 112 pages
On Sale: August 8, 2014
Price: $22.99

The definitive book about puberty and sexual health for today’s kids and teens, now fully updated for its twentieth anniversary.

For two decades, this universally acclaimed book on sexuality has been the most trusted and accessible resource for kids, parents, teachers, librarians, and anyone else who cares about the well-being of tweens... Read more >
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It's Perfectly Normal
It's Perfectly Normal
Written by Robie H. Harris, Illustrated by Michael Emberley
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763668723
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It's Perfectly Normal
Changing Bodies, Growing Up, Sex, and Sexual Health
Written by Robie H. Harris
Illustrated by Michael Emberley


Format: Trade Paperback, 112 pages
On Sale: August 8, 2014
Price: $12.99

The definitive book about puberty and sexual health for today’s kids and teens, now fully updated for its twentieth anniversary.

For two decades, this universally acclaimed book on sexuality has been the most trusted and accessible resource for kids, parents, teachers, librarians, and anyone else who cares about the well-being of... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Barack Obama: Out of Many, One
Barack Obama: Out of Many, One
Written by Shana Corey
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780375973710
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Barack Obama: Out of Many, One

Written by Shana Corey


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 48 pages
On Sale: July 22, 2014
Price: $12.99

A newly updated leveled reader about the first African American president of the United States, for children who are ready to read on their own.
 
A Step 3 Step into Reading Biography Reader about our forty-fourth president, Barack Obama—revised to include an account of his reelection and new photographs! With... Read more >
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I Can Do It Myself
I Can Do It Myself
Written by Valorie Fisher, Illustrated by Valorie Fisher
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780449815939
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I Can Do It Myself

Written by Valorie Fisher
Illustrated by Valorie Fisher


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: July 8, 2014
Price: $17.99

Can you tie your shoe? Write your letters and numbers? Make your bed? Or set the table? Can you do it by yourself? Children and parents alike will rejoice as 4- to 6-year-olds achieve these important childhood milestones (and many more) with the help of this engaging and fun picture book... Read more >
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I Can Do It Myself
I Can Do It Myself
Written by Valorie Fisher, Illustrated by Valorie Fisher
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780449815946
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I Can Do It Myself

Written by Valorie Fisher
Illustrated by Valorie Fisher


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 40 pages
On Sale: July 8, 2014
Price: $20.99

Can you tie your shoe? Write your letters and numbers? Make your bed? Or set the table? Can you do it by yourself? Children and parents alike will rejoice as 4- to 6-year-olds achieve these important childhood milestones (and many more) with the help of this engaging and fun picture book... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
Mountains Beyond Mountains (Adapted for Young People)
Mountains Beyond Mountains (Adapted for Young People)
Written by Tracy Kidder and Michael French
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385743198
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Mountains Beyond Mountains (Adapted for Young People)
The Quest of Dr. Paul Farmer, A Man Who Would Cure the World
Written by Tracy Kidder and Michael French


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $8.99

Tracy Kidder's critically acclaimed adult nonfiction work, Mountains Beyond Mountains has been adapted for young people by Michael French. In this young adult edition, readers are introduced to Dr. Paul Farmer, a Harvard-educated doctor with a self-proclaimed mission to transform healthcare on a global scale. Farmer focuses his attention on some...

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Beyond Magenta
Beyond Magenta
Written by Susan Kuklin
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763656119
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Beyond Magenta
Transgender Teens Speak Out
Written by Susan Kuklin


Format: Hardcover, 192 pages
On Sale: February 11, 2014
Price: $22.99

A groundbreaking work of LGBT literature takes an honest look at the life, love, and struggles of transgender teens.

Author and photographer Susan Kuklin met and interviewed six transgender or gender-neutral young adults and used her considerable skills to represent them thoughtfully and respectfully before, during, and after their personal acknowledgment of... Read more >
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The Port Chicago 50
The Port Chicago 50
Written by Steve Sheinkin, Read by Dominic Hoffman
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780804167420
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The Port Chicago 50
Disaster, Mutiny, and the Fight for Civil Rights
Written by Steve Sheinkin
Read by Dominic Hoffman


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: January 28, 2014
Price: $27.00

An astonishing civil rights story from Newbery Honor winner and National Book Award finalist Steve Sheinkin.

On July 17, 1944, a massive explosion rocked the segregated Navy base at Port Chicago, California, killing more than 300 sailors who were at the docks, critically injuring off-duty men in their bunks, and shattering windows... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download.
Beyond Courage
Beyond Courage
Written by Doreen Rappaport
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763669287
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Beyond Courage
The Untold Story of Jewish Resistance During the Holocaust
Written by Doreen Rappaport


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: January 23, 2014
Price: $15.99

In a stirring chronicle, Doreen Rappaport brings to light the courage of countless Jews who organized to sabotage the Nazis and help other Jews during the Holocaust.

Under the noses of the military, Georges Loinger smuggles thousands of children out of occupied France into Switzerland. In Belgium, three resisters ambush a train... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
The Port Chicago 50
The Port Chicago 50
Written by Steve Sheinkin, Read by Dominic Hoffman
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780804167437
Our Price: $18.00

For more information about downloading this audiobook
visit our Audiobook Download FAQ page.

The Port Chicago 50
Disaster, Mutiny, and the Fight for Civil Rights
Written by Steve Sheinkin
Read by Dominic Hoffman


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: January 21, 2014
Price: $18.00

An astonishing civil rights story from Newbery Honor winner and National Book Award finalist Steve Sheinkin.

On July 17, 1944, a massive explosion rocked the segregated Navy base at Port Chicago, California, killing more than 300 sailors who were at the docks, critically injuring off-duty men in their bunks, and shattering windows... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audio CD.
George Washington's Rules to Live By
George Washington's Rules to Live By
Written by George Washington, Adapted by K. M. Kostyal, Illustrated by Fred Harper, Foreword by Lizzie Post
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426315008
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George Washington's Rules to Live By
How to Sit, Stand, Smile, and Be Cool! A Good Manners Guide From the Father of Our Country
Written by George Washington
Adapted by K. M. Kostyal
Illustrated by Fred Harper
Foreword by Lizzie Post


Format: Hardcover, 128 pages
On Sale: January 7, 2014
Price: $14.99

This innovative gift book allows kids to peek into the mind of George Washington and the more than 100 lessons by which he lived his life. Modern translations and hilarious caricature illustrations provide a lighthearted and fun way to learn about history and good manners at the same time. Featuring the Rules... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding.
George Washington's Rules to Live By
George Washington's Rules to Live By
Written by George Washington, Adapted by K. M. Kostyal, Illustrated by Fred Harper, Foreword by Lizzie Post
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426315015
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George Washington's Rules to Live By
How to Sit, Stand, Smile, and Be Cool! A Good Manners Guide From the Father of Our Country
Written by George Washington
Adapted by K. M. Kostyal
Illustrated by Fred Harper
Foreword by Lizzie Post


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 128 pages
On Sale: January 7, 2014
Price: $25.90

This innovative gift book allows kids to peek into the mind of George Washington and the more than 100 lessons by which he lived his life. Modern translations and hilarious caricature illustrations provide a lighthearted and fun way to learn about history and good manners at the same time. Featuring the Rules... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
A Time to Break Silence
A Time to Break Silence
Written by Martin Luther King, Jr., Introduction by Walter Dean Myers
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780807033180
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A Time to Break Silence
The Essential Works of Martin Luther King, Jr., for Students
Written by Martin Luther King, Jr.
Introduction by Walter Dean Myers


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: November 5, 2013
Price: $26.95

The first collection of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s essential writings for high school students and young people—with eighteen selections including "I Have a Dream," "Letter from Birmingham Jail," and "What Is Your Life's Blueprint?"
 
“[Students] are in reality standing up for the best in the American dream. . . ... Read more >
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A Time to Break Silence
A Time to Break Silence
Written by Martin Luther King, Jr., Introduction by Walter Dean Myers
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807033050
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A Time to Break Silence
The Essential Works of Martin Luther King, Jr., for Students
Written by Martin Luther King, Jr.
Introduction by Walter Dean Myers


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: November 5, 2013
Price: $14.00

The first collection of King’s essential writings for high school students and young people
 
A Time to Break Silence presents Martin Luther King, Jr.'s most important writings and speeches—carefully selected by teachers across a variety of disciplines—in an accessible and user-friendly volume. Now, for the first time, teachers and students... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
A Time to Break Silence
The Essential Works of Martin Luther King, Jr., for Students
Written by Martin Luther King, Jr.
Introduction by Walter Dean Myers


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: November 5, 2013
Price: $14.00

The first collection of King’s essential writings for high school students and young people
 
A Time to Break Silence presents Martin Luther King, Jr.'s most important writings and speeches—carefully selected by teachers across a variety of disciplines—in an accessible and user-friendly volume. Now, for the first time, teachers and students...

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Courage Has No Color, The True Story of the Triple Nickles
Courage Has No Color, The True Story of the Triple Nickles
Written by Tanya Lee Stone
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763665487
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Courage Has No Color, The True Story of the Triple Nickles
America's First Black Paratroopers
Written by Tanya Lee Stone


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: October 8, 2013
Price: $17.99

 A 2014 YALSA Excellence in Nonfiction Finalist

"An exceptionally well-researched, lovingly crafted, and important tribute to unsung American heroes." — Kirkus Reviews (starred review)


World War II is raging, and thousands of American soldiers are fighting overseas against the injustices brought on by Hitler. Back on the home front, discrimination against African Americans... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
There Are No Animals in This Book (Only Feelings)
There Are No Animals in This Book (Only Feelings)
Written by Chani Sanchez, Contribution by Jeff Koons, Takashi Murakami, Damien Hirst and Tina Rivers
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781576876442
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There Are No Animals in This Book (Only Feelings)

Written by Chani Sanchez
Contribution by Jeff Koons, Takashi Murakami, Damien Hirst and Tina Rivers


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: October 8, 2013
Price: $17.95

Masterworks of contemporary art teach kids about feelings and how they can be expressed in art.

The bold work of contemporary artists, including Damien Hirst, Jeff Koons, Takashi Murakami, and Alex Katz is totally accessible to small children, and in this gorgeous, ground-breaking picture book, these works of art speak to children... Read more >
Discovering Wes Moore (The Young Adult Adaptation)
Discovering Wes Moore (The Young Adult Adaptation)
Written by Wes Moore
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385741682
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Discovering Wes Moore (The Young Adult Adaptation)

Written by Wes Moore


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $8.99

WES MOORE, a U.S. Army combat veteran, has created and is the host of Coming Back with Wes Moore, which will air on PBS starting in May. In three moving episodes, Moore follows the lives of soldiers as they attempt to reintegrate into society and establish new identities after completing their...

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My Name Is Blessing
My Name Is Blessing
Written by Eric Walters, Illustrated by Eugenie Fernandes
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781770493018
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My Name Is Blessing

Written by Eric Walters
Illustrated by Eugenie Fernandes


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $17.95

 Based on the life of a real boy, this warm-hearted, beautifully illustrated book tells the story of Baraka, a young Kenyan boy with a physical disability. Baraka and eight cousins live with their grandmother. She gives them boundless love, but there is never enough money or food, and life is hard... Read more >
Terezin
Terezin
Written by Ruth Thomson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763664664
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Terezin
Voices from the Holocaust
Written by Ruth Thomson


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: August 6, 2013
Price: $9.99

Through inmates’ own voices and artwork, Terezín explores the lives of Jewish people in one of the most infamous of the Nazi transit camps.

Between 1941 and 1945, Nazi Germany turned the small town of Terezín, Czechoslovakia, into a ghetto, and then into a transit camp for thousands of Jewish people. It... Read more >
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