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Silver Meadows Summer

Emma Otheguy · Knopf Books for Young Readers
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

"Beautiful and wise, [this] is a gem of a book." --Adam Gidwitz, Newbery Honor-winning author of The Inquisitor's TaleJust right for fans of Pam Muñoz Ryan, this story of moving out and moving on is a touching portrayal of the experience of leaving one's home country...
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The Unbelievable Oliver and the Four Jokers

Pseudonymous Bosch · Dial Books
Pages: 192
Format: Hardcover

From the author of the bestselling Secret Series comes this funny chapter-book mystery about a third-grade magician and the wisecracking rabbit who is the secret brains behind his act.Eight-year-old Oliver dreams of being a professional magician, even though he has terrible stage fright....
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A Place to Belong

Cynthia Kadohata · Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books
Pages: 416
Format: Hardcover

A Japanese-American family, reeling from their ill treatment in the Japanese internment camps, gives up their American citizenship to move back to Hiroshima, unaware of the devastation wreaked by the atomic bomb in this piercing look at the aftermath of World War II by Newbery Medalist...
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My Papi Has a Motorcycle

Isabel Quintero · Kokila
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

A celebration of the love between a father and daughter, and of a vibrant immigrant neighborhood, by an award-winning author and illustrator duo.When Daisy Ramona zooms around her neighborhood with her papi on his motorcycle, she sees the people and places she's always known. She also...
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Click, Clack, Surprise!/Ready-to-Read

Doreen Cronin · Simon Spotlight
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

New York Times bestselling duo Doreen Cronin and Betsy Lewin's beloved story about Little Duck's birthday is now available as a Level 2 Ready-to-Read!Happy first birthday, Little Duck! Everyone wants to look their best for the party. But Little Duck has never had a birthday before...
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Peter & Ernesto: The Lost Sloths

Graham Annable · First Second
Pages: 128
Format: Hardcover

Peter and Ernesto loved their tree. Then a hurricane came and blew it away! Now, Peter, Ernesto, and the rest of their sloth friends must venture into the jungle to find a new -- great -- tree. But the jungle is full of dangers, including angry ants, slithering snakes, and a ravenous jaguar!Can...
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Biddy Mason Speaks Up

Arisa White · Heyday
Pages: 112
Format: Hardcover

Building on the brilliance of Fred Korematsu Speaks Up, the newest installment in the Fighting for Justice series introduces young readers to another real-life champion for civil rights: Bridget "Biddy" Mason, an African American philanthropist, healer, and midwife who was born...
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Masters of Silence

Kathy Kacer · Annick Press
Pages: 272
Format: Hardcover

Kathy Kacer's second book in her middle grade series about heroic rescues during WWII tells the tale of siblings Helen and Henry, and history's most famous mime. Desperate to save them from the Nazis, Henry and Helen's mother makes the harrowing decision to take her children...
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Toy Story 4: Forky in Craft Buddy Day

Drew Daywalt · Disney Press
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Featuring stylized illustrations from a Pixar artist and a hilarious story by Drew Daywalt, this picture book will welcome fans into the world of Toy Story 4 through the perspective of a brand-new breakout character.
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Bigger, Badder, Nerdier

Obert Skye · Henry Holt and Co.
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

"Dystopia meets Wimpy Kid in this mash-up." -- School Library JournalBook 2 in a post-apocalyptic parody series!Otto Waddle Junior High School is worse than ever. Tip and his geeky friends have finally come into their superpowers -- well, their mediocre powers -- and now have...
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