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Dark Waters

Katherine Arden · G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers
Format: Hardcover

Until next time. That was chilling promise made to Ollie, Coco and Brian after they outsmarted the smiling man at Mount Hemlock Resort. And as the trio knows, the smiling man always keeps his promises. So when the lights flicker on and off at Brian's family's inn and a boom sounds...
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Black Boy Joy: 17 Stories Celebrating Black Boyhood

Kwame Mbalia · Delacorte Books for Young Readers
Format: Hardcover

Black boy joy is ... Picking out a fresh first-day-of-school outfit.Saving the universe in an epic intergalactic race.Finding your voice - and your rhymes - during tough times.Flying on your skateboard like nobody's watching. And more! From seventeen acclaimed Black male and non-binary...
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World Champions! A Max Einstein Adventure

James Patterson · Jimmy Patterson
Format: Hardcover

So far, Max and her team of genius friends have solved problems that no one else could, including: bringing solar energy to remote locations, producing clean drinking water across the globe, and ending world hunger. No easy task, even for a genius! But now Max and her friends must take...
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Scary Stories for Young Foxes: The City

Christian McKay Heidicker
Format: Hardcover

Fox kit O-370 hungers for a life of adventure, like those lived long ago by Mia and Uly. But on the Farm, foxes know only the safety of their wire dens and the promise of eternal happiness in the White Barn. Or so they're told. When O-370 gets free of his cage, he witnesses the gruesome...
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Friends Forever

Shannon Hale · First Second
Format: Paperback

Shannon is in eighth grade, and life is more complicated than ever. Everything keeps changing, her classmates are starting to date each other (but nobody wants to date her!) , and no matter how hard she tries, Shannon can never seem to just be happy.As she works through her insecurities...
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A Song of Frutas

Margarita Engle · Atheneum Books for Young Readers
Format: Hardcover

When we visit mi abuelo, I help him sell frutas, singing the names of each fruit as we walk, our footsteps like drumbeats, our hands like maracas, shaking ... The little girl loves visiting her grandfather in Cuba and singing his special songs to sell all kinds of fruit: mango, limón,...
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Listen

Gabi Snyder · Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books
Format: Hardcover

BEEP! WOOF! VROOM! Isn't the world a noisy place? But what if you stopclose your eyes, and LISTEN? Can you hear each sound? Can you listen past the noise and hear the quiet, too? Beautifully illustrated and poignant, this lovely picture book follows a girl through her school day as she listens...
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Spy School at Sea

Stuart Gibbs · Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
Format: Hardcover

Thanks to the evidence Ben uncovered in his investigation of the Croatoan, the CIA has tracked his nemesis, Murray Hill, to Central America, where they believe he is boarding the world's biggest cruise ship, The Emperor of the Seas, on its maiden voyage around the world. The CIA and MI6 want...
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Three Lines in a Circle: The Exciting Life of the Peace Symbol

Michael G. Long · ?Flyaway Books
Format: Hardcover

One line straight down. One line to the right. One line to the left, then a circle. That was all--just three lines in a circle.This bold picture book tells the story of the peace symbol--designed in 1958 by a London activist protesting nuclear weapons--and how it inspired people all over...
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Fast Pitch

Nic Stone · Crown Books for Young Readers
Format: Hardcover

.Shenice Lockwood, captain of the Fulton Firebirds, is hyper-focused when she steps up to the plate. Nothing can stop her from leading her team to the U12 fast-pitch softball regional championship. But life has thrown some curveballs her way. Shenice Lockwood, captain of the Fulton Firebirds,...
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