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Ursula Upside Down By Corey R. Tabor, Corey R. Tabor (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Corey R. Tabor, Corey R. Tabor (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9780063275560
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Published: Balzer + Bray - May 14th, 2024

Ursula finds confidence in seeing the world her own way in another innovative, flipped-format picture book from Caldecott Honoree and Geisel Award winner Corey R. Tabor. 

Ursula is a happy catfish, swimming through a shimmering river with weeds waving above and a sky full of scrumptious bugs below. 

Then one question turns her world upside down. 


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The Curious Why (The Magical Yet #2) By Angela DiTerlizzi, Lorena Alvarez Gómez (Illustrator) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316500142
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - May 7th, 2024

In this highly anticipated follow-up to the national bestseller The Magical Yet, the Curious Why will help you to see that you're only bored if you choose to be!


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Emma McKenna, Full Out (The Kids in Mrs. Z's Class #1) By Kate Messner, Kat Fajardo (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Kate Messner, Kat Fajardo (Illustrator)
$15.99
ISBN: 9781523525713
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Published: Algonquin Young Readers - April 30th, 2024

From a New York Times bestselling author, cheerleader Emma McKenna is thrilled for her first day at a new school–but when her former best friend (now her enemy) shows up in class, Emma’s quest to start over socially may take a tumble.

Emma McKenna can’t wait for third grade at the brand-new Curiosity Academy.


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The One and Only Family By Katherine Applegate Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780063221123
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Published: HarperCollins - May 7th, 2024

For more than a decade, readers have been enchanted by the modern classic The One and Only Ivan, a Newbery Award winner and a #1 New York Times bestseller, and by its bestselling sequels, The One and Only Bob and The One and Only Ruby.


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Safiyyah's War By Hiba Noor Khan Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780063351868
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Published: Allida - May 7th, 2024

Inspired by the true story of how the Grand Mosque of Paris saved the lives of hundreds of Jews during World War II, Hiba Noor Khan weaves a breathtaking tale of suspense, compassion, and courage, starring an extraordinary young heroine readers will never forget.


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And Then, Boom! By Lisa Fipps Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593406328
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Published: Nancy Paulsen Books - May 7th, 2024

A gripping new novel in verse by the author of the Printz Honor-winning Starfish, featuring a poverty-stricken boy who bravely rides out all the storms life keeps throwing at him


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Road Home By Rex Ogle Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781324019923
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Published: Norton Young Readers - May 14th, 2024

This final, essential chapter in Rex Ogle’s memoir trilogy recounts being forced from his home and living on the streets after his father discovered he was gay.


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This Summer Will Be Different By Carley Fortune Cover Image
$19.00
ISBN: 9780593638880
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Published: Berkley - May 7th, 2024

A glorious and tantalizing new escape from #1 New York Times bestselling author Carley Fortune.

This summer they’ll keep their promise. This summer they won't give into temptation. This summer will be different.


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Love, Lies, and Cherry Pie: A Novel By Jackie Lau Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781668030769
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Published: Atria/Emily Bestler Books - May 7th, 2024

Jackie Lau, author of the “full of heart” (Ali Hazelwood, New York Times bestselling author) The Stand-Up Groomsman, returns with a charming rom-com about a young woman’s desperate attempts to fend off her meddling mother…only to find that maybe mother does know best.

Mark Chan this.


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Lovers and Liars: A Novel By Amanda Eyre Ward Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9780593500293
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Published: Ballantine Books - May 14th, 2024

Three wildly different sisters reunite for a destination wedding at an English castle in this heartfelt and rollicking novel from the New York Times bestselling author of The Jetsetters.


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The Paradise Problem By Christina Lauren Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781668017722
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Published: Gallery Books - May 14th, 2024

Christina Lauren, the instant New York Times bestselling and “reigning romance queens” (PopSugar), returns with a delicious new romance between the buttoned-up heir of a grocery chain and his free-spirited artist ex as they fake their relationship in order to receive a massive inheritance.

Anna Green thought she was marrying Liam “West” Weston fo


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Every Time We Say Goodbye: A Novel By Natalie Jenner Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9781250285188
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Published: St. Martin's Press - May 14th, 2024

The bestselling author of The Jane Austen Society and Bloomsbury Girls returns with a brilliant novel of love and art, of grief and memory, of confronting the past and facing the future.


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The Ministry of Time: A Novel By Kaliane Bradley Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781668045145
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Published: Avid Reader Press / Simon & Schuster - May 7th, 2024

“If youre a fan of Outlander, spy novels, time travel books, or just really innovative and fun storytelling, The Ministry of Time is definitely for you.” —Town & Country, 45 Must-Read Books of Spring 2024

Part time travel romance, part spy thriller and 100% “multi-faceted joyride&


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When Among Crows By Veronica Roth Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250855480
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Published: Tor Books - May 14th, 2024

When Among Crows is swift and striking, drawing from the deep well of Slavic folklore and asking if redemption and atonement can be found in embracing what we most fear.

We bear the sword, and we bear the pain of the sword.


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Women and Children First By Alina Grabowski Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781638930785
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Published: Zando - Sjp Lit - May 7th, 2024

"How often do you finish a novel, only to find yourself flipping back to the first page and thinking, I really ought to start that all over again? . . . Set in a struggling New England town, the novel unfolds through interlocking stories--something like Elizabeth Strout's Olive Kitteridge or Jennifer Egan's A Visit from the Goon Squad . . .


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Long Island (Eilis Lacey Series) By Colm Toibin Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781476785110
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Published: Scribner - May 7th, 2024

From the beloved, critically acclaimed New York Times bestselling author comes a spectacularly moving and intense novel of secrecy, misunderstanding, and love, the story of Eilis Lacey, the complex and enigmatic heroine of Brooklyn, Tóibín’s most popular work twenty years later.

Eilis Lacey is Irish, married to Tony Fiorello, a plumber and