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Truly Tyler

Terri Libenson · Balzer Bray
Format: Hardcover

A story about being your truest self - and trusting your truest friends - from bestselling author Terri Libenson. Perfect for fans of Raina Telgemeier and Shannon Hale. Cliques. Crushes. Comics. Middle school. Ever since Tyler started getting into art and hanging out with Emmie, his friends...
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Finding Junie Kim

Ellen Oh · HarperCollins
Format: Hardcover

For fans of Inside Out and Back Again and Amina's Voice, We Need Diverse Books cofounder Ellen Oh creates a breathtaking story of family, hope, and survival, inspired by her mother's real-life experiences during the Korean War. Faced with middle school racism, Junie Kim learns of her grandparents'...
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Unsettled

Reem Faruqi · HarperCollins
Format: Hardcover

For fans of Other Words for Home and Front Desk, this powerful, charming own voices immigration story follows a girl who moves from Karachi, Pakistan to Peachtree City, Georgia, and must find her footing in a new world. Reem Faruqi is the ALA Notable author of award-winning Lailah's...
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Best Nerds Forever

James Patterson · jimmy patterson
Format: Hardcover

Finn McAllister is a completely normal middle schooler: he hangs out with his friends, he plays video games, he rides his bike... And then he dies. Now Finn is a ghost, with all the perks that come along with being able to walk through walls--and people! He can stay up as late as he wants,...
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Disney/Pixar Luca: The Deluxe Junior Novelization

Steve Behling · RH/Disney; Deluxe edition
Format: Hardcover

Set in a beautiful seaside town on the Italian Riviera, Disney and Pixar's original feature film Luca is a coming-of-age story about one young boy experiencing an unforgettable summer filled with gelato, pasta and endless scooter rides. Luca shares these adventures with his newfound...
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Baloney and Friends: Going Up!

Greg Pizzoli
Format: Hardcover

Baloney and friends will have newly independent readers giggling their way through more day-to-day adventures in the second book of this pitch-perfect graphic novel series. Whether it's writing the lyrics to their own original theme song, having an epic sleepover in a tent, experimenting...
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Willa of Dark Hollow

Robert Beatty
Format: Hardcover

Willa and her clan are the last of the Faeran, an ancient race of forest people who have lived in the Great Smoky Mountains for as long as the trees have grown there. But as crews of newly arrived humans start cutting down great swaths of the forest she loves, Willa is helpless to stop...
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I'm On It!

Andrea Tsurumi · Hyperion Books for Children
Format: Hardcover

Goat likes to lead. Goat also likes Frog to follow. When Goat jumps on it, Frog does, too. Soon Goat and Frog are on it, along it, above it, inside it, beside it, around it, and under it-phew! How can their friendship get through it?
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Mission Multiverse

Rebecca Caprara
Format: Hardcover

When five members of a middle school marching band are accidentally projected into an alternative universe during a field trip to the NASA headquarters, their fates land in the hands of the Multiverse Allied Council: a group of extraterrestrial delegates responsible for preserving harmony...
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Legend of the Dragon Slayer: The Origin Story of Dragonwatch

Brandon Mull · Shadow Mountain; Illustrated edition
Format: Hardcover

The beautifully illustrated edition of the origin story of Dragonwatch&;the #1 New York Times best-selling series&;is an extraordinary collaboration between writer Brandon Mull and series illustrator Brandon Dorman. This exclusive volume also features a never-before-published dragon...
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