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Mary Nhin, Grow Grit Press, Jelena Stupar

Masked Ninja: A Children’s Book About Kindness and Preventing the Spread of Racism and Viruses

Paperback (June 25, 2020)

Through a child's eyes, the world may seem chaotic with coronavirus (COVID19), masks, and social distancing. Masked Ninja explains what's going on in our current pandemic and shows us actionable steps we can take to prevent the spread of viruses and racism.

Find out what happens in this comedic book about pandemics, viruses, and kindness.

Life is hard! And it's even harder for children who are just trying to figure things out.

The new children's book series, Ninja Life Hacks, …

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Age
4-8
Grade
PK-3

Dr Jill Biden, Kathleen Krull, Amy June Bates

Joey: The Story of Joe Biden

Hardcover (June 30, 2020) , Illustrated edition
“(Jill) Biden’s anecdotal portrait of her spouse’s early years spotlights his competitiveness and risk-taking…his role as a peacemaker, devoted brother, and defender of bullied peers…and reveals how…high school, when he became a star athlete and class president, paved the way for leadership roles in college and beyond.” —Publishers Weekly
“Young readers are likely to find inspiration and aspiration in young Joey as a relatable, athletic, and tenacious kid who grew into a civic leader.” —School Library Journal

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Age
3-7
Grade
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Didi Dragon, Hannah Robinett

Germs vs. Soap

Paperback (June 29, 2020)

You know who really doesn't want you to wash your hands? Germs.

Germs vs. Soap shows children (and adults) the secret world of germs and how much germs absolutely, positively do NOT like soap. In fact, these germs will do anything to trick kids into not washing their hands with soap because it's the one thing standing between them and their beloved energy cupcakes. And all they want is to gobble up all the energy cupcakes humans have to offer …

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Age
3-7
Grade
PK-2

Kristen Bell, Benjamin Hart, Daniel Wiseman

The World Needs More Purple People

Hardcover (June 2, 2020) , Illustrated edition
#1 New York Times bestseller!

Actress, producer, and parent Kristen Bell (The Good Place, Veronica Mars, Frozen) and creative director and parent Benjamin Hart have a new challenge for you and your kids: become a purple person by embracing what makes YOU special while finding common ground with those around you.


What is a purple person? Great question. I mean, really great! Because purple people always ask really great questions. They bring their family, friends, and communities together, … More
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Kai Juniper

Don't Tempt Me: A High School Bully Romance

language (June 15, 2020)
She consumed my thoughts.
Got under my skin.
Made me feel something other than anger and hate.


She tempted me.
Made me think I could have more.
And then it all came crashing down.

I warned her this was my life.
She didn't believe me.
Maybe now she finally will.

I'm the son of a monster.
It's who I am and I can't change it.
She has to accept that but she won't.

I let it get too far.
She … More
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Age
4-8
Grade
PK-3

Meena Harris, Ana Ramírez González

Kamala and Maya’s Big Idea

Hardcover (June 2, 2020) , Illustrated edition

A beautiful, empowering picture book about two sisters who work with their community to effect change, inspired by a true story from the childhood of Meena Harris's aunt, US Senator Kamala Harris, and Meena's mother, lawyer and policy expert Maya Harris. Share this inspiring picture book with young readers to help introduce vice presidential candidate Kamala Harris.

“A must read for little girls around the world.”
—Elizabeth Warren, U.S. Senator from Massachusetts

“An inspiring tale.”
—Stacey Abrams, Former Minority Leader, …

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Emma Scott

The Girl in the Love Song

language (June 7, 2020)
Now a Top 100 Amazon Bestseller* At Santa Cruz Central High School, they called them the misfits, the outcasts, the weirdos. But most of us knew them as the Lost Boys...

Miller Stratton is a survivor. After a harrowing childhood of poverty, he will do anything it takes to find security for himself and his mom. He's putting all his hopes and dreams in the fragile frame of his guitar and the beauty he creates with its strings and … More
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Mark Twain

The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

language (June 11, 2020)
Mark Twain’s tale of a boy’s picaresque journey down the Mississippi on a raft conveyed the voice and experience of the American frontier as no other work has done before. When Huck escapes from his drunken father and the ‘sivilizing’ Widow Douglas with the runaway slave Jim, he embarks on a series of adventures that draw him to feuding families and the trickery of the unscrupulous ‘Duke’ and ‘Daupin’. Beneath the exploits, however, are more serious undercurrents — of slavery, … More
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Emily Brontë

Wuthering Heights

language (June 16, 2020)
Considered lurid and shocking by mid-19th-century standards, Wuthering Heights was initially thought to be such a publishing risk that its author, Emily Brontë, was asked to pay some of the publication costs.
Wuthering Heights is a wild, passionate story of the intense and almost demonic love between Catherine Earnshaw and Heathcliff, a foundling adopted by Catherine’s father. After Mr Earnshaw’s death, Heathcliff is bullied and humiliated by Catherine’s brother Hindley and wrongly believing that his love for Catherine is not … More
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Monica Murphy

Falling For Her: Enemies-to-Lovers Standalone Romance

language (June 2, 2020)
New York Times bestselling author Monica Murphy delivers a standalone high school romance about the popular quarterback and the smart girl who brings him to his knees.

Jake Callahan. Prince of the popular crowd.

My mortal enemy.

Gorgeous. All the girls want him.

Quarterback. All the boys want to be his friend. He’s the most popular boy in the senior class.

And he hates me.

Or so I thought.

What I mistook for hatred turns out to be…interest. There’s that … More
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Age
0-3
Grade
PK+

Ibram X. Kendi, Ashley Lukashevsky

Antiracist Baby Board Book

Board book (June 16, 2020) , Illustrated edition
From the National Book Award-winning author of Stamped from the Beginning and How to Be an Antiracist comes a fresh new board book that empowers parents and children to uproot racism in our society and in ourselves.

Take your first steps with Antiracist Baby! Or rather, follow Antiracist Baby's nine easy steps for building a more equitable world.

With bold art and thoughtful yet playful text, Antiracist Baby introduces the youngest readers and the grown-ups in their lives to … More
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TR Cameron, Martha Carr, Michael Anderle

Federal Agents of Magic Complete Series Boxed Set: An Urban Fantasy Action Adventure

language (June 17, 2020) , 1 edition

Get your copy of the ENTIRE Federal Agents of Magic series for one low price all in one GIANT boxed set!


Discover why reviewers say they LOVED this series and were all anxious for the next book to come out!


FBI Agent Diana Sheen is an agent with a secret…

…she carries a badge and a troll, along with a little magic.

But her Most Wanted List is going to take a little extra effort.

She’ll have to embrace her …

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