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Charley's First NightCHARLEYS FIRST NIGHT by Amy Hest
with illustrations by Helen Oxenbury. Two of todays most beloved picture book creators team up to tell a classic story of a child, his new puppy, and a first night home. Ages 3 to 6. Candlewick Press (9780763640552) $15.99



fiction for middle grade and young adults


HORSES by John Woodward. For every young horse fan and child whos dreamed of having his or her own pony, comes this guide to the amazing world of horses. DK Publishing (9780756698010) $19.99


Unwanteds: Island of SilenceTHE UNWANTEDS: ISLAND OF SILENCE by Lisa McMann. The sequel to a riveting dystopian fantasy from New York Times-bestselling author McMann. Aladdin Paperbacks (9781442407718) $16.99



The Fault in Our StarsTHE FAULT IN OUR STARS by John Green. Insightful, bold, irreverent, and raw, The Fault in Our Stars is award-winning author Greens most ambitious and heartbreaking work yet. Dutton Books (9780525478812) $17.99


Three Times LuckyTHREE TIMES LUCKY by Sheila Turnage. A hilarious Southern mystery with the kind of characters you meet once in a lifetime. Dial Books for Young Readers (9780803736702) $16.99


Liar & SpyLIAR & SPY by Rebecca Stead. The Newbery Medal-winning author of When You Reach Me brings to life a new story about hidden truths and friendship. How far is too far to go for your only friend? Wendy Lamb Books (9780385737432) $15.99


TIGERS CURSEBEAUTIFUL REDEMPTION by Kami Garcia and Margaret Stohl. The fourth and final book in the Beautiful Creatures series. Ethan Wate never could have expected that he would be forced to leave behind everyone and everything he cares about in this stunning finale. Little, Brown Books for Young Readers (9780316123532) $18.99


Carnival of SoulsCARNIVAL OF SOULS by Melissa Marr. Bestseller Melissa Marr introduces a new world of danger and decadence as three teens are caught up in a deadly struggle for power in the exotic and otherworldly Carnival of Souls. HarperCollins (9780061659287) $17.99

Carnival of SoulsREACHED by Ally Condie. Cassia faces the ultimate choices in the long-anticipated conclusion to the #1 New York Times-bestselling Matched Trilogy. Dutton Books (9780525423669) $17.99 Available in November

Beyonders: Seeds of RebellionCARNIVAL OF SOULS by Melissa Marr. Bestseller Melissa Marr introduces a new world of danger and decadence as three teens are caught up in a deadly struggle for power in the exotic and otherworldly Carnival of Souls. HarperCollins (9780061659287) $17.99



The Raven BoysTHE RAVEN BOYS by Maggie Stiefvater. An all-new series from the masterful, #1 New York Times-bestselling author Stiefvater! Scholastic Press (9780545424929) $18.99




Tiger's DestinyTIGERS DESTINY by Colleen Houck. Its a race against time in this eagerly anticipated fourth and final volume in Houcks bestselling Tigers Curse saga, which pits good against evil, tests the bonds of love and loyalty, and finally reveals the tigers true destinies. Splinter (9781402798436) $17.95



CHRISTMAS PARADE by Sandra The Christmas ParadeBoynton. A delightful new picture book by Boynton marches to a rousing beat with illustrations of animal musicians playing in a Christmas band. Ages 2 to 5. Little Simon (9781442468139) $14.99


Skippyjon JOnes Cirque de OleSKIPPYJON JONES CIRQUE DE OL by Judy Schachner. Ay Chihuahua! The #1 New York Times-bestselling Skippyjon Jones is joining the circus! Ages 3 to 5. Dial Books (9780803737822) $17.99


How Do Dinosaurs Say Merry Christmas?HOW DO DINOSAURS SAY MERRY CHRISTMAS? by Jane Yolen with illustrations by Mark Teague. Ho! Ho! Ho! With more than nine million books in print, Americas favorite dinosaurs cant wait to celebrate Christmas! Ages 4 to 8. Blue Sky Press (AZ) (9780545416788) $16.99


The Twelve Days of ChristmasTHE TWELVE DAYS OF CHRISTMAS illustrated by Dan Andreasen. Geared for young readers, this version of the traditional English carol uses playful images of animals romping and cavorting to illustrate the songs lyrics. Ages 3 to 6. Sleeping Bear Press (9781585368341) $14.99


Oh, No!OH, NO! by Candace Fleming with illustrations by Eric Rohmann. A playful read-aloud from bestselling author Fleming and Caldecott Medal winner Rohmann! Children will delight in repeating the refrain, Oh, no! as animal after animal falls into a deep hole. Ages 3 to 7. Schwartz & Wade Books (9780375842719) $17.99


This Moose Belongs to MeTHIS MOOSE BELONGS TO ME by Oliver Jeffers. A story about an accidental friendship (with antlers). From Jeffers, the bestselling creator of Stuck, comes a deceptively simple book sure to make kids giggle. Ages 5 to 8. Philomel Books (9780399161032) $16.99 Available in November

Hansel and GretelSILVER PENNY STORIES For generations, these classic tales have captured the hearts and minds of children and adults alike. Beautifully illustrated, this eight-volume series is sure to find a cherished place on your familys bookshelf. Ages 3 to 6. Sterling

HANSEL AND GRETEL (9781402783357) $3.95
THE THREE LITTLE PIGS (9781402784347) $3.95
PUSS IN BOOTS (9781402784354) $3.95
JACK AND THE BEANSTALK (9781402784330) $3.95
SNOW WHITE AND THE SEVEN DWARFS (9781402783425) $3.95


Lego Ninja Character EncyclopediaLEGO NINJAGO: CHARACTER ENCYCLOPEDIA by DK Publishing. Find all there is to know about the Masters of Spinjitzu in LEGO Ninjago: Character Encyclopedia. Contains an EXCLUSIVE Minifigure for you to put together! LEGO, the LEGO logo, the Brick configuration, and the Minifigure are trademarks of the LEGO Group. 2012 The LEGO Group. Produced by DK Publishing under license from the LEGO Group. Ages 6 to 12. DK Publishing (9780756698126) $18.99


The Clifford CollectionCLIFFORD COLLECTION by Norman Bridwell.Celebrate Cliffords 50th anniversary with this collection of classic stories! The eye-catching cover design will have red foil and matte and spot gloss. Ages 3 to 5. Scholastic Inc. (9780545450133) $12.99


Theodore Boone: The AccusedTHEODORE BOONE: THE ACCUSED by John Grisham. Theodore Boone is back! And hes ready for his next big case from John Grisham, #1 international bestseller and the undisputed master of the legal thriller. Ages 8 to 12. Dutton Childrens Books (9780525425762) $16.99

Star Wars: A Galactic Pop-Up Adventure

STAR WARS: A GALACTIC POP-UP ADVENTURE by Matthew Reinhart and Lucasfilm. A brand new, explosive, interactive, pop-off-the-page book about George Lucas Star Wars movies from New York Times bestseller Matthew Reinhart. Ages 7 and up. Orchard Books (9780545176163) $36.99


Star Wars OrigamiSTAR WARS ORIGAMI by Chris Alexander. What could be cooler than transforming a piece of paper into Boba Fett, Princess Leia, Yoda, or R2-D2? Star Wars Origami marries the fun of paper folding with the obsession of Star Wars. Ages 8 to 12. Workman Publishing (9780761169437) $16.95


Who Could That Be at This Hour?WHO COULD THAT BE AT THIS HOUR? by Lemony Snicket. In a fading town, a young Lemony Snicket began his apprenticeship in an organization nobody knows about. He started asking questions that shouldnt have been on his mind. Now he has written an account that should not be published. Ages 9 to 12. Little, Brown Books for Young Readers (9780316123082) $15.99


National Geographic Book of Animal PoetryNATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC BOOK OF ANIMAL POETRY compiled by J. Patrick Lewis. Beautifully illustrated with stunning photographs and edited by award-winning author and U.S. Childrens Poet Laureate Lewis, this lovingly handpicked assortment of 200 poems is an exuberant celebration of the animal kingdom. Ages 4 to 8. National Geographic Society (9781426310096) $24.95

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