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Kohei Horikoshi

My Hero Academia, Vol. 25

Paperback (Oct. 6, 2020)
Midoriya inherits the superpower of the world’s greatest hero, but greatness won’t come easy.

What would the world be like if 80 percent of the population manifested superpowers called “Quirks”? Heroes and villains would be battling it out everywhere! Being a hero would mean learning to use your power, but where would you go to study? The Hero Academy of course! But what would you do if you were one of the 20 percent who were born Quirkless?

Since the … More
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Age
10-14
Grade
4-6

Abby Wambach

Wolfpack

Hardcover (Oct. 6, 2020)

In this young readers adaptation of her #1 New York Times bestselling book, two-time Olympic gold medalist and FIFA World Cup champion Abby Wambach inspires the next generation to find their voice, unite their pack, and change the world.

From rising young star to co-captain of the 2015 Women’s World Cup Champion team, Abby Wambach’s impressive career has shown her what it truly means to be a champion. Whether you’re leading from the bench or demanding the ball on the …

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Age
5-10
Grade
2-3

Asia Citro, Marion Lindsay

Bips and Roses: Zoey and Sassafras #8

Paperback (Oct. 20, 2020)
Oh no! There's a big problem with the forest roses . . . magical roses that are very important because they are the first food for newborn hippogriffs. Can Zoey, Pip, and Sassafras use their science know-how to fix the magical roses before the hippogriff eggs hatch? More
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Pedro Urvi

The King of the West:

(Oct. 30, 2020)
Can a handful of Rangers decide the fate of a kingdom?

Lasgol and his companions are immersed in their missions as Specialist Rangers. The situations and problems they will face are much greater than they imagined.

The civil war in Norghana intensifies. King Thoran with the support of the eastern nobles and an army of mercenaries paid with the gold of the crown want to put an end to the rebellion. He wants to end the King of the West … More
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Age
10-17
Grade
5-6

Philip Pullman, Tom Duxbury

His Dark Materials: Serpentine

Hardcover (Oct. 15, 2020)
This companion to His Dark Materials and The Book of Dust offers a tantalizing new glimpse of Lyra and her dæmon, Pantalaimon.

The world-changing events of The Amber Spyglass are behind them, and Lyra and Pan find themselves utterly changed as well. In Serpentine, they journey to the far North once more, hoping to ask the Consul of Witches a most urgent question.

This brand-new story, a beguiling must-read for Pullman fans old and new, is a perfect companion … More
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Age
3-5
Grade
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Penguin Young Readers Licenses

The Creek

Paperback (Oct. 20, 2020)
When Bluey, Bingo, and Mackenzie are tired of playing at the playground, Dad takes them to the creek instead! But the creek is very different from the playground. . . .

Dad takes Bluey, Bingo, and Mackenzie to the creek after they grow tired of playing at the playground. But Bluey doesn't like the thorns, or the spiders, or the pointy rocks, or . . . the leeches! She struggles to find the fun. Can Bluey learn to step out … More
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Age
8-12
Grade
3-7

Ann M. Martin

Kristy and the Snobs

Paperback (Oct. 6, 2020)
America's favorite series returns with a new look and a Netflix tv show.
Kristy's mom got married again last summer and now Kristy and her family live in a new neighborhood. The kids there aren't very friendly. In fact, they're...well, snobs. They criticize Kristy's clothes. They make fun of the Baby-sitters Club. And worst of all, they laugh at Louie, Kristy's pet collie, who's going blind. Nobody does that and gets away with it!

Kristy's fighting mad--and she's not going … More
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Age
6-8
Grade
1-3

Katrina Charman, Judit Tondora

The Golden Temple: A Branches Book

Paperback (Oct. 20, 2020) , Illustrated edition
Tag, Skyla, and Blaze are on a journey to find the hidden Golden Temple in this action-packed fantasy adventure series!
Pick a book. Grow a Reader!

This series is part of Scholastic's early chapter book line, Branches, aimed at newly independent readers. With easy-to-read text, high-interest content, fast-paced plots, and illustrations on every page, these books will boost reading confidence and stamina. Branches books help readers grow!

Tag and his friends are one step closer to finding Blaze's family of … More
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Age
8-12
Grade
3-7

Jerry Craft

Class Act

Paperback (Oct. 6, 2020)

New York Times bestselling author Jerry Craft returns with a companion book to New Kid, winner of the 2020 Newbery Medal, the Coretta Scott King Author Award, and the Kirkus Prize. This time, it’s Jordan’s friend Drew who takes center stage in another laugh-out-loud funny, powerful, and important story about being one of the few kids of color in a prestigious private school.

Eighth grader Drew Ellis is no stranger to the saying “You have to work twice as hard …

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Philip Pullman, Tom Duxbury

His Dark Materials: Serpentine

eBook (Oct. 15, 2020)
This companion to His Dark Materials and The Book of Dust offers a tantalizing new glimpse of Lyra and her dæmon, Pantalaimon.

The world-changing events of The Amber Spyglass are behind them, and Lyra and Pan find themselves utterly changed as well. In Serpentine, they journey to the far North once more, hoping to ask the Consul of Witches a most urgent question.

This brand-new story, a beguiling must-read for Pullman fans old and new, is a perfect companion … More
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Yuu Tanaka, Llo

Reincarnated as a Sword

eBook (Oct. 8, 2020)
Thar She Blows!

With the Beast King's revelations fresh in their minds, Fran and Teacher board a ship bound for the Beastman Nation. Little do they know that the sea has a whale of an adventure in store for them!

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Rifujin na Magonote, Shirotaka

Mushoku Tensei: Jobless Reincarnation

eBook (Oct. 1, 2020)
BACK TO SCHOOL

A letter for Rudeus arrives out of the blue, bearing an invitation to enroll at the Ranoa University of Magic. The admissions exam is a cakewalk, but once Rudeus is accepted, a far less straightforward challenge awaits him--getting to know his eccentric new classmates!

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