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Hot Pursuit! (DC Super Friends)

By: Steve Foxe
illustrated by: Random House

An exciting full-color storybook featuring the DC Super Friends™—plus an eye-catching lenticular cover!The Joker and Lex Luthor team up to take down Batman™, Superman™, and the...

Who's Hiding (Sesame Street)

By: Naomi Kleinberg

Elmo and his Sesame Street friends play peekaboo in a lift-the-flap storybook. Elmo and his Sesame Street friends play peekaboo in this lift-the-flap storybook! Girls and boys ages 2 to 5 can read guess-who...

Poppy Follows Her Nose (DreamWorks Trolls)

By: Random House
illustrated by: Random House

Go exploring with DreamWorks' Trolls in this hardcover scratch-and-sniff book featuring ten amazing scents!From the makers of Shrek, DreamWorks Trolls is a hair-raising comedy filled with unbelievable...


The Smell of Victory! (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles)

By: Random House
illustrated by: Patrick Spaziante

Children ages 2 to 5 will enjoy following Nickelodeon’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles on a smelly adventure through the sewers of New York City in this hardcover scratch-and-sniff storybook that features...

All Bottled Up! (Shimmer and Shine)

By: Random House
illustrated by: Mattia Francesco Laviosa

When Shimmer and Shine open a super-sparkly bottle, they accidentally get trapped inside. Now it’s up to Leah to rescue them—without using any wishes! Boys and girls ages 3 to 7 will love this...

Everything That Glitters is Guy! (DreamWorks Trolls)

By: Rachel Chlebowski
illustrated by: Fabio Laguna and Alan Batson

Trolls—the most magical creatures with the wildest hair—get ready to sparkle in this colorful new storybook featuring glitter pages and a glitter poster!From the makers of Shrek, DreamWorks...


Shimmer and Shine Little Golden Book Favorites (Shimmer and Shine)

By: Random House
illustrated by: Random House

This hardcover storybook collection features three Nickelodeon Shimmer and Shine Little Golden Books: Backyard Ballet, Wish Upon a Sleepover, and Treasure Twins! It’s a great gift for boys and girls...

Shimmer and Shine Awesome Sticker Collection (Shimmer and Shine)

By: Golden Books
illustrated by: Golden Books

Boys and girls ages 3 to 7 will love this full-color activity book featuring Nickelodeon’s Shimmer and Shine—plus pictures to color, awesome activities, and more than 1,000 stickers!  ...

Trolls Paper Doll Playset

By: Golden Books
illustrated by: Golden Books

With full-color paper dolls, reusable stickers, and background scenes, you can bring Poppy, Branch, Lady Glittersparkles, and other Troll characters to life with this fun-filled activity book!From the...


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Toys Meet Snow Activities (with CCSS tie-ins)

By: Emily Jenkins

Lumphy, StingRay, and Plastic—the toys from the beloved chapter books Toys Go Out, Toy Dance Party, and Toys Come Home—are back in a glorious full-color picture book, perfect for gift-giving...

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Goodbye Stranger Educators’ Guide (with CCSS tie-ins)

This brilliant, New York Times bestselling novel from the author of the Newbery Medal winner When You Reach Me explores multiple perspectives on the bonds and limits of friendship.
 
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Freckleface Strawberry Educator Guide

By: Julianne Moore
Illustrated by: LeUyen Pham

The latest adventures of the New York Times bestselling character Freckleface Strawberry from Academy Award–winning actress Julianne Moore!

Freckleface Strawberry can’t wait for...

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How to Grow a Friend Poster and Activities

By: Sara Gillingham

A lovely metaphor teaches valuable lessons in how to treat others and make friendships blossom! Making a friend takes patience, care, and room to bloom—just like growing a flower. Soon your little...

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The Year of Chasing Dreams Book Talk

By: Lurlene McDaniel

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Ciana Beauchamp hasn't seen or heard from Jon Mercer in months. Until now. He's back in Windemere to see her. Deep down Ciana is filled with joy and relief. She has never stopped loving...

Paperboy Educator Guide (with CCSS tie-ins)

By: Vince Vawter
Guide prepared by: Pat Scales, Children's Literature Consultant, Greenville, SC

*"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...

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Papberboy Book Talk

By: Vince Vawter

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“Little Man,” as the family’s housekeeper calls him, is eleven-years-old the summer of 1959 when he takes his best friend’s paper route for the month of July.  Throwing papers isn’t...

And We Stay Reading Group Guide (with CCSS tie-ins)

By: Jenny Hubbard

A Michael L. Printz Honor Award Winner

“A gentle, lyrical story of incomprehensible sorrow faced with quiet courage.”—ELIZABETH WEIN, New York Times bestselling...

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Ophelia and the Marvelous Boy Discussion Guide

By: Karen Foxlee

“Magic is “messy and dangerous and filled with longing,” we learn in this brave tale of grief, villainy and redemption that borrows from the story of the Snow Queen. Set in a vast, chilly...

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Son of Fortune Book Talk

By: Victoria McKernan

BOOK TALK
When Aiden kills a man, he is forced to flee the lumber camp and find passage on a ship to San Francisco.  He proves to the ship captain he works hard and saves the captain’s brother’s...

The Living Reading Group Guide (with CCSS tie-ins)

By: Matt De La Pena
Prepared by: Susan Geye, Director of Library Services, Everman ISD, Texas

Newbery Award-winning author Matt de la Peña's The Living is "a rare thing: a plot-driven YA with characters worthy of a John Green novel.” [Entertainment Weekly, A-]

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Muckers Educator Guide (with CCSS tie-ins)

By: Sandra Neil Wallace

Former ESPN sportscaster Sandra Neil Wallace makes her young adult debut with a historical fiction novel that School Library Journal recommends to fans of Friday Night Lights in a starred review.
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