Children's Best Sellers

Call Him Jack: The Story of Jackie Robinson, Black Freedom Fighter By Yohuru Williams, Michael G. Long Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780374389956
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) - September 20th, 2022

An enthralling, eye-opening portrayal of this barrier-breaking American hero as a lifelong, relentlessly proud fighter for Black justice and civil rights.


Barb the Last Berzerker By Dan Abdo, Jason Patterson, Dan & Jason, Dan Abdo (Illustrator), Jason Patterson (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Dan Abdo, Jason Patterson, Dan & Jason, Dan Abdo (Illustrator), Jason Patterson (Illustrator)
$12.59
ISBN: 9781534485716
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - September 28th, 2021

She-Ra and the Princesses of Power meets Dav Pilkey’s Dog Man in this sidesplitting graphic novel about a young Berzerker who has to rescue her fellow warriors from the evil villain Witch Head before he destroys the world!

Barb is a Berzerker, one of a group of warriors sworn to protect the land of Bailiwick from the scourge of monsters that plagues it.


Like By Annie Barrows, Leo Espinosa (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Annie Barrows, Leo Espinosa (Illustrator)
$16.19
ISBN: 9781452163376
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Published: Chronicle Books - September 20th, 2022

From bestselling author Annie Barrows and Pura Belpré Honor award recipient Leo Espinosa, this funny yet thought-provoking picture book offers a sequence of outlandishly fun compare-and-contrasts that show how humans are much more like each other than we are different.

A NEW WAY OF SEEING: The use of comparison and contrast gives readers a new lens through which to see themselves


The Atlas Obscura Explorer’s Guide for the World’s Most Adventurous Kid By Dylan Thuras, Rosemary Mosco, Joy Ang (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Dylan Thuras, Rosemary Mosco, Joy Ang (Illustrator)
$13.46
ISBN: 9781523516148
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Published: Workman Publishing Company - July 19th, 2022

New York Times bestseller, now in paperback!

The Atlas Obscura Explorer’s Guide for the World’s Most Adventurous Kid is a thrilling expedition to 100 of the most surprising, mysterious, and weird-but-true places on earth. 


For curious kids, this is the chance to embark on the journey of a lifetime—and see how faraw


Barb and the Ghost Blade (Barb the Last Berzerker #2) By Dan Abdo, Jason Patterson, Dan & Jason, Dan Abdo (Illustrator), Jason Patterson (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Dan Abdo, Jason Patterson, Dan & Jason, Dan Abdo (Illustrator), Jason Patterson (Illustrator)
$12.59
ISBN: 9781534485747
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - May 31st, 2022

She-Ra and the Princesses of Power meets Dav Pilkey’s Dog Man in this high-octane and uproariously funny second book following Barb and her trusty yeti pal, Porkchop, on their quest to rescue her fellow warriors and liberate Bailiwick from the evil villain Witch Head!


History Comics: The Great Chicago Fire: Rising From the Ashes By Alex Graudins (Illustrator), Kate Hannigan Cover Image
By Alex Graudins (Illustrator), Kate Hannigan
$11.69
ISBN: 9781250174260
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Published: First Second - June 30th, 2020

Turn back the clock with History Comics! In The Great Chicago Fire you'll learn how a city rose up from one of the worst catastrophes in American history.


Geraldine Pu and Her Lunch Box, Too!: Ready-to-Read Graphics Level 3 By Maggie P. Chang, Maggie P. Chang (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Maggie P. Chang, Maggie P. Chang (Illustrator)
$6.99
ISBN: 9781534484689
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Published: Simon Spotlight - June 29th, 2021

Meet spunky, funny, and friendly Geraldine Pu as she takes on a bully and makes a new friend in this first book in a new Level 3 Ready-to-Read Graphics series!

Geraldine Pu’s favorite part of school is lunch. She loves her lunch box, which she calls Biandang. She can’t wait to see what her grandmother, Amah, has packed inside it each day.


Fart Quest By Aaron Reynolds, Cam Kendell (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Aaron Reynolds, Cam Kendell (Illustrator)
$7.19
ISBN: 9781250854087
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Published: Square Fish - April 26th, 2022

“If you love fantasy, funny humor, flatulence, and friends, then Aaron Reynolds has written the perfect book for you!” —DAN SANTAT, author of The Aquanut, Sidekicks, and The Adventures of Beekle


Creepy Crayon! (Creepy Tales!) By Aaron Reynolds, Peter Brown (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Aaron Reynolds, Peter Brown (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781534465886
Availability: Backordered
Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - August 23rd, 2022

A #1 New York Times bestseller!

From the team behind the New York Times bestselling Creepy Carrots! and Creepy Pair of Underwear! comes the third in this hilariously spooky series about a young rabbit and his peculiar encounters—featuring a sinister crayon!

Jasper Rabbit has a problem: he is NOT doing well in school.


Etta Invincible By Reese Eschmann Cover Image
$16.19
ISBN: 9781534468375
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Published: Aladdin - July 12th, 2022

In this touching debut middle grade novel, a girl with hearing loss and a boy adjusting to life in a new country connect through their love of comics and get entangled in their own fantastical adventure.

Twelve-year-old Etta Johnson has Loud Days where she can hear just fine and Quiet Days where sounds come from far away and she gets to retreat into her thoughts.


Jessi's Secret Language: A Graphic Novel (The Baby-sitters Club #12) (The Baby-Sitters Club Graphix) By Ann M. Martin, Chan Chau (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Ann M. Martin, Chan Chau (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9781338616071
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Published: Graphix - September 6th, 2022

A brand-new Baby-sitters Club graphic novel adapted by Eisner-nominated artist Chan Chau!

Jessi recently moved to Stoneybrook and is one of the newest members of The Baby-sitters Club. She's getting ready to start regularly sitting for the BSC's newest charge, Matt Braddock. Matt has been Deaf since birth and uses sign language to communicate, so Jessi has to use it, too.


Mr. Watson's Chickens By Jarrett Dapier, Andrea Tsurumi (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Jarrett Dapier, Andrea Tsurumi (Illustrator)
$16.19
ISBN: 9781452177144
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Published: Chronicle Books - October 5th, 2021

Interrupting Chicken meets Click, Clack, Moo in this zany classic-in-the-making!

With rollicking rhythms, nonsensical refrains, and too many chickens to count, this modern classic will inspire unstoppable giggles and endless rereads. Bawka-bawka!


Percy Jackson and the Olympians, Book Two The Sea of Monsters (Percy Jackson & the Olympians) By Rick Riordan, Victo Ngai (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Rick Riordan, Victo Ngai (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9781368051491
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Published: Disney-Hyperion - May 3rd, 2022

Don't get left behind! Read the Percy Jackson series before the Disney+ series comes out. You'll be proud to be seen with this stunning paperback edition.

*“In a feat worthy of his heroic subjects, Riordan crafts a sequel stronger than his compelling debut.”--Publishers Weekly (starred review)


Fart Quest: The Troll's Toe Cheese By Aaron Reynolds, Cam Kendell (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Aaron Reynolds, Cam Kendell (Illustrator)
$12.59
ISBN: 9781250206466
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Published: Roaring Brook Press - September 20th, 2022

“If you love fantasy, funny humor, flatulence, and friends, then Aaron Reynolds has written the perfect book for you!” —DAN SANTAT, author of The Aquanut, Sidekicks, and The Adventures of Beekle


Fart Quest: The Barf of the Bedazzler By Aaron Reynolds, Cam Kendell (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Aaron Reynolds, Cam Kendell (Illustrator)
$12.59
ISBN: 9781250206381
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Published: Roaring Brook Press - February 2nd, 2021

“If you love fantasy, funny humor, flatulence, and friends, then Aaron Reynolds has written the perfect book for you!” —DAN SANTAT, author of The Aquanut, Sidekicks, and The Adventures of Beekle


The Detective's Assistant By Kate Hannigan Cover Image
$7.19
ISBN: 9780316403498
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - April 5th, 2016

Based on the extraordinary true story of America's first-ever female detective, this fast-paced adventure recounts feats of daring and danger...including saving the life of Abraham Lincoln!

Eleven-year-old Nell Warne arrives on her aunt's doorstep lugging a heavy sack of sorrows. If her Aunt Kate rejects her, it's the miserable Home for the Friendless.


Construction Site Gets a Fright!: A Halloween Lift-the-Flap Book By Sherri Duskey Rinker, AG Ford (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Sherri Duskey Rinker, AG Ford (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9781797204321
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Published: Chronicle Books - August 30th, 2022

Celebrate a night of spooky fun with the construction crew from the bestselling Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site series!
On a dark and windy Halloween night, the trucks are ready for bedtime. But with tricks and treats on their minds, the familiar construction site starts to seem a little eerie!


Geraldine Pu and Her Lucky Pencil, Too!: Ready-to-Read Graphics Level 3 By Maggie P. Chang, Maggie P. Chang (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Maggie P. Chang, Maggie P. Chang (Illustrator)
$6.99
ISBN: 9781534484740
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Published: Simon Spotlight - August 30th, 2022

Spunky, funny, and friendly Geraldine Pu writes a story for class in this third book in this Level 3 Ready-to-Read Graphics series!

Geraldine Pu loves to write stories with her lucky pencil, Chienbee. But when Geraldine’s teacher assigns a story for class and says everyone will read theirs out loud, Geraldine is nervous.


Geraldine Pu and Her Cat Hat, Too!: Ready-to-Read Graphics Level 3 By Maggie P. Chang, Maggie P. Chang (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Maggie P. Chang, Maggie P. Chang (Illustrator)
$6.99
ISBN: 9781534484719
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Published: Simon Spotlight - January 18th, 2022

Spunky, funny, and friendly Geraldine Pu gets ready for picture day in this second book in this Level 3 Ready-to-Read Graphics series!

Geraldine Pu loves her cat hat, Mao Maotz. If only she felt the same way about her own hair! Then she finds out that picture day is happening at school, and there’s a strict no hats rule.


Spy School Project X By Stuart Gibbs Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534479494
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - September 6th, 2022

In the tenth book in the New York Times bestselling Spy School series, Ben Ripley races against time and across state lines—by car, train, boat, and plane—to avoid his new cyber enemies and track down Murray Hill.

Ben Ripley’s longtime nemesis, Murray Hill, has put a price on Ben’s head and accused him of being at the center of a conspiracy on th