Gone Crazy in Alabama (Gaither Sisters, #3) is in stores now!

Newbery Honor winner and New York Times bestselling author Rita Williams-Garcia tells the story of the Gaither sisters, who are about to learn what it’s like to be fish out of water as they travel from the streets of Brooklyn to the rural South for the summer of a lifetime.

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The Guardian Herd: Stormbound is in stores now!

Perfect for fans of the Warriors, Survivors, and Guardians of Ga’Hoole series, this sequel to The Guardian Herd: Starfire will have readers turning the pages to follow Star’s epic tale.

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Archie Green & the Magician’s Secret is in stores now!

Open this book…if you dare to face what awaits you inside!

D. D. Everest’s magical middle grade debut welcomes you to the world of the Flame Keepers—where books are enchanted, words carry tremendous power, and characters literally leap off the page.

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A Plague of Unicorns by Jane Yolen

Yolen Plague of Unicorns

From bestselling and award-winning author Jane Yolen, this new middle-grade fiction reminds us that heroes come in all sizes.

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Jinx’s Magic is now in paperback!

In this second installment of the Jinx trilogy, Sage Blackwood’s daring hero is called upon to save the Urwald. The more he learns, however, the clearer it becomes that this quest will require more than the magic of a solitary wizard’s apprentice, and soon he’ll have to call upon all of the Urwald—witches, werewolves, wizards, and trees—for help.

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Rasmus and the Vagabond by Astrid Lindgren {Review}

Children will hang onto every word as Rasmus and his unlikely friend discover hidden treasure, dodge a shady pair of villains, and rescue a lady in distress. Here’s a gripping plot interweaving cops and robbers, a deserted village, a desperate chase, and a surprising, thoroughly satisfying ending.

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Coming Soon from the Pen (short), Please Welcome Historical Author Jill Stengl!

Today is the last day of historical author Jill Stengl’s launch blog tour for her newest release, “Until that Distant Day”. Please stop by and see a short version of a Coming Soon from the Pen post where she answers my question, “What was the first book you really remember reading that stuck with you and gave you a love for books?”

You might also find a treat for yourself… *wink*

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The Cloak Society by Jeramey Kraatz

Alex Knight struggles to find a place between superheroes and supervillains in this explosive sequel to The Cloak Society, which School Library Journal praised as having “the same wide appeal as Rick Riordan’s Percy Jackson books.”

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Sleeping Beauty’s Daughters by Diane Zahler

Author Diane Zahler transforms a classic fairy tale into a dazzling new story about Sleeping Beauty’s daughters, Princesses Aurora and Luna, and the perilous quest they undertake when Aurora falls prey to a terrible curse.

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The Great Unexpected (Now in Paperback!)

From Newbery Medal winner Sharon Creech comes a grand story that is a celebration of the great and unexpected gifts of friendship and forgiveness, and weaves together two worlds, one in Blackbird Tree, USA, and the other far across the ocean in Ireland. Kirkus Reviews, in a starred review, called it “an enchanting tale to treasure in which ordinary folk find fairies’ gold, run across crooked bridges, and mend their broken hearts.”

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The Boy on the Porch by Sharon Creech

When John and Marta found the boy on the porch, they were curious, naturally, as to why he was there-and they didn’t expect him to stay, not at first, but he did stay, day after day, until it seemed as if he belonged, running and smiling and laughing his silent laugh, tapping and patting on every surface as he made his music, and painting-with water, with paint, with mud-those swirly swirls and swings and trees.

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Magic Marks the Spot (The Very Nearly Honorable League of Pirates) in stores now!

Pirates! Magic! Treasure! The Very Nearly Honorable League of Pirates: Magic Marks the Spot-a rollicking tween adventure on the High Seas from debut novelist Caroline Carlson.

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