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Shivery Shades of Halloween

(Available August 5, 2014)
Shivery Shades of Halloween
Written by Mary McKenna Siddals, Illustrated by Jimmy Pickering
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780375971815
Our Price: $15.99
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Shivery Shades of Halloween

Written by Mary McKenna Siddals
Illustrated by Jimmy Pickering


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 32 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $15.99

A rollicking, rhyming Halloween romp—in every color!
 
What color is Halloween? Why, it’s as green as an “eerie glow, evil grin, vile brew, clammy skin,” as white as “cobwebs clinging, a misty trail, a skull, a spook, a face gone pale . . .” Children will learn their colors as... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
Shivery Shades of Halloween

(Available August 5, 2014)
Shivery Shades of Halloween
Written by Mary McKenna Siddals, Illustrated by Jimmy Pickering
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385369992
Our Price: $12.99
 Quantity: 1 
Shivery Shades of Halloween

Written by Mary McKenna Siddals
Illustrated by Jimmy Pickering


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $12.99

A rollicking, rhyming Halloween romp—in every color!
 
What color is Halloween? Why, it’s as green as an “eerie glow, evil grin, vile brew, clammy skin,” as white as “cobwebs clinging, a misty trail, a skull, a spook, a face gone pale . . .” Children will learn their colors as... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover library binding.
The Sleepy Little Alphabet

(Available August 5, 2014)
The Sleepy Little Alphabet
Written by Judy Sierra, Illustrated by Melissa Sweet
Format: Board
ISBN: 9780385754002
Our Price: $6.99
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The Sleepy Little Alphabet
A Bedtime Story from Alphabet Town
Written by Judy Sierra
Illustrated by Melissa Sweet


Format: Board, 34 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $6.99

A fun read-aloud board book for toddlers just learning their ABCs.
 
Judy Sierra’s rollicking alphabet story features the lowercase letters of the alphabet. Like children, they have a trunkful of tricks for putting off bedtime. But ultimately their moms and dads (the capital letters) succeed in tucking them in with... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
The Slug

(Available August 5, 2014)
The Slug
Written by Elise Gravel
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781770496552
Our Price: $10.99
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The Slug

Written by Elise Gravel


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $10.99

One in a series of humorous books about disgusting creatures, The Slug is a look at the land slug. It covers such topics as the slug's two pairs of tentacles, one pair for seeing, one pair for smelling (it can see you're a kid and smell like broccoli), its breathing hole... Read more >
Spic-and-Span!

(Available August 5, 2014)
Spic-and-Span!
Written by Monica Kulling, Illustrated by David Parkins
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781770493803
Our Price: $17.99
 Quantity: 1 
Spic-and-Span!
Lillian Gilbreth's Wonder Kitchen
Written by Monica Kulling
Illustrated by David Parkins


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $17.99

Born into a life of privilege in 1878, Lillian Moller Gilbreth put her pampered life aside for one of adventure and challenge. She and her husband, Frank, became efficiency experts by studying the actions of factory workers. They ran their home efficiently, too. When Frank suddenly died, Lillian was left to... Read more >
Spike: Into The Light

(Available August 5, 2014)
Spike: Into The Light
Written by James Marsters, Illustrated by Derlis Santacruz, Dan Jackson and Steve Morris
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781616554217
Our Price: $14.99
 Quantity: 1 
Spike: Into The Light

Written by James Marsters
Illustrated by Derlis Santacruz, Dan Jackson and Steve Morris


Format: Hardcover, 72 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $14.99

Spike, he vampire who chose to have a soul takes a break from hanging with Buffy. In a small California town, low on funds and food, he runs into his past hidden under the floorboards of an old store, as well as a patience-trying slimy monster, stolen children, and some trouble... Read more >
Stop Teaching Our Kids To Kill, Revised and Updated Edition

(Available August 5, 2014)
Stop Teaching Our Kids To Kill, Revised and Updated Edition
Written by Lt. Col. Dave Grossman and Gloria Degaetano
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780804139359
Our Price: $15.00
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Stop Teaching Our Kids To Kill, Revised and Updated Edition
A Call to Action Against TV, Movie & Video Game Violence
Written by Lt. Col. Dave Grossman and Gloria Degaetano


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $15.00

Completely revised and updated, a much-needed call to action for every parent, teacher, and citizen to help our children and stop the wave of killing and violence gripping America's youth

Newtown, Aurora, Virginia Tech, Columbine. Thereis no bigger or more important issue in America than youth violence. Kids, some as... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Stop Teaching Our Kids To Kill, Revised and Updated Edition
A Call to Action Against TV, Movie & Video Game Violence
Written by Lt. Col. Dave Grossman and Gloria Degaetano


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $11.99

Completely revised and updated, a much-needed call to action for every parent, teacher, and citizen to help our children and stop the wave of killing and violence gripping America's youth

Newtown, Aurora, Virginia Tech, Columbine. Thereis no bigger or more important issue in America than youth violence. Kids, some as... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
La tabla esmeralda

(Available August 5, 2014)
La tabla esmeralda
Written by Carla Montero Maglano
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9788490322413
Our Price: $16.00
 Quantity: 1 
La tabla esmeralda

Written by Carla Montero Maglano


Format: Paperback, 752 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $16.00

A petición de su novio, Konrad, un riquísimo y poderosísimo empresario alemán, Ana va tras la pista de El Astrólogo, un cuadro de Giorgione del s. XV. En su investigación descubre el pasado del París ocupado por los nazis y la saga familiar de los Bauer, encargados de velar el secreto... Read more >
The Real Cost of Fracking

(Available August 5, 2014)
The Real Cost of Fracking
Written by Michelle Bamberger and Robert Oswald, Foreword by Sandra Steingraber
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780807084939
Our Price: $26.95
 Quantity: 1 
The Real Cost of Fracking
How America's Shale Gas Boom Is Threatening Our Families, Pets, and Food
Written by Michelle Bamberger and Robert Oswald
Foreword by Sandra Steingraber


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $26.95

A pharmacologist and a veterinarian pull back the curtain on the human and animal health effects of hydraulic fracturing, or “fracking”
 
Across the country, fracking—the extraction of natural gas by hydraulic fracturing—is being touted as the nation’s answer to energy independence and a fix for a flagging economy. Drilling companies assure... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
The Real Cost of Fracking
How America's Shale Gas Boom Is Threatening Our Families, Pets, and Food
Written by Michelle Bamberger and Robert Oswald
Foreword by Sandra Steingraber


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $26.95

A pharmacologist and a veterinarian pull back the curtain on the human and animal health effects of hydraulic fracturing, or “fracking”
 
Across the country, fracking—the extraction of natural gas by hydraulic fracturing—is being touted as the nation’s answer to energy independence and a fix for a flagging economy. Drilling companies assure... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
There's Going to Be a Baby

(Available August 5, 2014)
There's Going to Be a Baby
Written by John Burningham, Illustrated by Helen Oxenbury
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763672652
Our Price: $7.99
 Quantity: 1 
There's Going to Be a Baby

Written by John Burningham
Illustrated by Helen Oxenbury


Format: Hardcover, 48 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $7.99

In a first-time creative pairing, two of the world’s most treasured picture book creators offer a truly delightful book for new-siblings-to-be.

When is the new baby coming? What will we call it? What will he do? We don’t really need a baby, do we? With sensitivity and wit, John Burningham follows the... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Truly (The New York Series)
A Loveswept Contemporary Romance
Written by Ruthie Knox


Format: eBook, 365 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $3.99

RITA finalist and New York Times bestselling author Ruthie Knox kicks off a steamy new series set in the city that never sleeps—alone, at least.
 
May Fredericks hates New York. Which is fair enough, since New York seems to hate her back. After relocating to Manhattan from the Midwest to be... Read more >
Try This!

(Available August 5, 2014)
Try This!
Written by Karen Romano Young, Photographed by Matthew Rakola
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426317118
Our Price: $16.99
 Quantity: 1 
Try This!
50 Fun Experiments for the Mad Scientist in You
Written by Karen Romano Young
Photographed by Matthew Rakola


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $16.99

Discover what makes science fun in this engaging book, filled with weird, wacky science facts, basic principles, and 50 creative science projects that take interactivity to a whole new level. Dynamic photos and art highlight projects step by step so kids can conduct experiments with confidence and accuracy. Most projects involve... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding.
Try This!

(Available August 5, 2014)
Try This!
Written by Karen Romano Young, Photographed by Matthew Rakola
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426317125
Our Price: $25.90
 Quantity: 1 
Try This!
50 Fun Experiments for the Mad Scientist in You
Written by Karen Romano Young
Photographed by Matthew Rakola


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 160 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $25.90

Discover what makes science fun in this engaging book, filled with weird, wacky science facts, basic principles, and 50 creative science projects that take interactivity to a whole new level. Dynamic photos and art highlight projects step by step so kids can conduct experiments with confidence and accuracy. Most projects involve... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Two Girls Staring at the Ceiling

Written by Lucy Frank


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $9.99

This novel-in-verse—at once literary and emotionally gripping—follows the unfolding friendship between two very different teenage girls who share a hospital room and an illness.

Chess, the narrator, is sick, but with what exactly, she isn’t sure. And to make matters worse, she must share a hospital room with Shannon, her polar... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a hardcover library binding.
Two Girls Staring at the Ceiling

(Available August 5, 2014)
Two Girls Staring at the Ceiling
Written by Lucy Frank
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780307979759
Our Price: $19.99
 Quantity: 1 
Two Girls Staring at the Ceiling

Written by Lucy Frank


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

This novel-in-verse—at once literary and emotionally gripping—follows the unfolding friendship between two very different teenage girls who share a hospital room and an illness.

Chess, the narrator, is sick, but with what exactly, she isn’t sure. And to make matters worse, she must share a hospital room with Shannon, her polar... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
Two Girls Staring at the Ceiling

(Available August 5, 2014)
Two Girls Staring at the Ceiling
Written by Lucy Frank
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307979742
Our Price: $16.99
 Quantity: 1 
Two Girls Staring at the Ceiling

Written by Lucy Frank


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

This novel-in-verse—at once literary and emotionally gripping—follows the unfolding friendship between two very different teenage girls who share a hospital room and an illness.

Chess, the narrator, is sick, but with what exactly, she isn’t sure. And to make matters worse, she must share a hospital room with Shannon, her polar... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover library binding.
A Visit to Dr. Duck

(Available August 5, 2014)
A Visit to Dr. Duck
Written by Rosemary Wells, Illustrated by Rosemary Wells
Format: Board
ISBN: 9780763672294
Our Price: $7.99
 Quantity: 1 
A Visit to Dr. Duck

Written by Rosemary Wells
Illustrated by Rosemary Wells


Format: Board, 30 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $7.99

"Wells visualizes the introductory visit-to-the-doctor reassurance with her characteristic spirited charm." — Bulletin of the Center for Children’s Books (starred review)

Best-selling author and illustrator Rosemary Wells applies her rare ability to tell a funny, heartfelt story about a common childhood experience: going to the doctor. Comforting and friendly, Dr. Duck —... Read more >
Warlock

Written by Oakley Hall
Introduction by Robert Stone


Format: eBook, 488 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $16.95

Oakley Hall's legendary Warlock revisits and reworks the traditional conventions of the Western to present a raw, funny, hypnotic, ultimately devastating picture of American unreality. First published in the 1950s, at the height of the McCarthy era, Warlock is not only one of the most original and entertaining of modern American... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
What Can You Do with a Paleta / ¿Qué Puedes Hacer con una Paleta?

(Available August 5, 2014)
What Can You Do with a Paleta / ¿Qué Puedes Hacer con una Paleta?
Written by Carmen Tafolla, Illustrated by Magaly Morales
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385755375
Our Price: $7.99
 Quantity: 1 
What Can You Do with a Paleta / ¿Qué Puedes Hacer con una Paleta?

Written by Carmen Tafolla
Illustrated by Magaly Morales


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $7.99

As she strolls through her barrio, a young girl introduces readers to the frozen, fruit-flavored treat that thrills Mexican and Mexican-American children.
 
In this bilingual paperback edition, discover the joys of a paleta—the traditional Mexican popsicle treat sold from the wagon with the tinkly bell that brings children running from... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
What If... ?

(Available August 5, 2014)
What If... ?
Written by Anthony Browne, Illustrated by Anthony Browne
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763674199
Our Price: $16.99
 Quantity: 1 
What If... ?

Written by Anthony Browne
Illustrated by Anthony Browne


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $16.99

Young worriers will relate to — and be comforted by —this tale of a boy’s anxiety as he heads to his first big party.

What if Joe doesn’t like the party he’s going to? What if he doesn’t like the food or the games or the people? As Joe and his mom... Read more >
What We See When We Read

(Available August 5, 2014)
What We See When We Read
Written by Peter Mendelsund
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780804171632
Our Price: $16.95
 Quantity: 1 
What We See When We Read

Written by Peter Mendelsund


Format: Trade Paperback, 448 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $16.95

A gorgeously unique, fully illustrated exploration into the phenomenology of reading—how we visualize images from reading works of literature, from one of our very best book jacket designers, himself a passionate reader.

What do we see when we read? Did Tolstoy really describe Anna Karenina? Did Melville ever really tell us... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
What We See When We Read

Written by Peter Mendelsund


Format: eBook, 464 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $13.99

A gorgeously unique, fully illustrated exploration into the phenomenology of reading—how we visualize images from reading works of literature, from one of our very best book jacket designers, himself a passionate reader.

What do we see when we read? Did Tolstoy really describe Anna Karenina? Did Melville ever really tell us... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
When the World Was Young

(Available August 5, 2014)
When the World Was Young
Written by Elizabeth Gaffney
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781400064687
Our Price: $26.00
 Quantity: 1 
When the World Was Young
A Novel
Written by Elizabeth Gaffney


Format: Hardcover, 320 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $26.00

Wally Baker is no ordinary girl. Living in her grandparents’ Brooklyn Heights brownstone, she doesn’t like dresses, needlepoint, or manners. Her love of Wonder Woman comics and ants makes her feel like a misfit—especially in the shadow of her dazzling but unstable mother, Stella.
 
Acclaimed author Elizabeth Gaffney’s irresistible novel... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
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