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june 2016

Hot off the Press

This unique online bibliography features anticipated bestsellers, either recently released or forthcoming, published by CBC members.

Bear’s Big Day
by Salina Yoon
Bear’s Big Day Illustrated by: Salina Yoon
Ages 0-5
It’s Bear’s very first day of school! He wants to . . . more
Being Jazz
by Jazz Jennings
Being Jazz Ages 12-up
Jazz Jennings is one of the youngest and most prominent . . . more
Clara
by Emily Arnold McCully
Clara Illustrated by: Emily Arnold McCully
Ages 4-8
Perfect for Common Core curriculums, CLARA is a book sure . . . more
Do You Hear What I Hear?
by Helen Borten
Do You Hear What I Hear? Illustrated by: Helen Borten
Ages 0-2
With vivid poetic word imagery, and pictures as loud as . . . more
Every Single Second
by Tricia Springstubb
Every Single Second Illustrated by: Diana Sudyka
Ages 8-12
A single second. That’s all it takes to turn a . . . more
Everyone
by Christopher Silas Neal
Everyone Illustrated by: Christopher Silas Neal
Ages 4-6
Christopher Silas Neal, praised by the New York Times for . . . more
Gabe and Goon
by Iza Trapani
Gabe and Goon Ages 4-6
Monsters are real! But, so are little boys.Gabe longs to . . . more
If You Are a Kaka, You Eat Doo Doo
by Sara Martel
If You Are a Kaka, You Eat Doo Doo Illustrated by: Sara Lynn Cramb
Ages 6-11
Wombat poos are box-shaped to stay where they’re deposited and . . . more
It Came in the Mail
by Ben Clanton
It Came in the Mail Illustrated by: Ben Clanton
Ages 4-8
From the author-illustrator of Something Extraordinary comes a tale filled . . . more
LEGO Star Wars: Chronicles of the Force
by DK
LEGO Star Wars: Chronicles of the Force Ages 6-9
Featuring the latest LEGO® Star Wars™ sets and minifigures, LEGO Star Wars: Chronicles . . . more
Milestones of Flight: From Hot Air Balloons to SpaceShipOne
by Tim Grove, in association with the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum
Milestones of Flight: From Hot Air Balloons to SpaceShipOne Ages 10-14
Milestones of Flight takes readers soaring through the high points . . . more
Monster Needs to Go to School
by Paul Czajak
Monster Needs to Go to School Illustrated by: Wendy Grieb
Ages 2-8
Monster is dreading his first day of school. But his . . . more
More-igami
by Dori Kleber
More-igami Illustrated by: G. Brian Karas
Ages 4-8
Joey loves things that fold: maps, beds, accordions, you name . . . more
MyaGrace Wants To Get Ready
by Jo Meserve Mach and Vera Lynne Stroup-Rentier
MyaGrace Wants To Get Ready Illustrated by: Mary Birdsell
Ages 4-8
MyaGrace loves music and dancing. Her school is having a . . . more
Nancy Drew Diaries #7
by Stefan Petrucha
Nancy Drew Diaries #7 Illustrated by: Sho Murase
Ages 10-up
Two Nancy Drew mysteries: in “Doggone Town,” Nancy and Ned . . . more
Sabotage: The Mission to Destroy Hitler’s Atomic Bomb: Young Adult Edition
by Neal Bascomb
Sabotage: The Mission to Destroy Hitler’s Atomic Bomb: Young Adult Edition Ages 12-up
The author of the award-winning The Nazi Hunters returns with . . . more
Secondhand Summer
by Dan Walker
Secondhand Summer Ages 8-up
It’s the summer of 1965 in Alaska. Fourteen-year-old Sam Barger’s . . . more
Steamboat School
by Donald Hopkinson
Steamboat School Illustrated by: Ron Husband
Ages 3-5
When James first started school, his sister practically had to . . . more
The Boy at the Top of the Mountain
by John Boyne
The Boy at the Top of the Mountain Ages 10-14
 From the author of The Boy in the Striped Pajamas . . . more
The Great White Shark Scientist
by Sy Montgomery
The Great White Shark Scientist Illustrated by: Photographs by Keith Ellenbogen
Ages 10-up
Greg Skomal, biologist and head of the Massachusetts Shark Research . . . more
The King Slayer
by Virginia Boecker
The King Slayer Ages 15-up
Skilled witch hunter and curse breaker Elizabeth Grey is hiding . . . more
The Museum of Heartbreak
by Meg Leder
The Museum of Heartbreak Ages 14-up
Welcome to the Museum of Heartbreak.Well, actually, to Penelope Marx’s . . . more
The Only Living Boy #2: “Beyond Sea and Sky”
by David Gallaher
The Only Living Boy #2: “Beyond Sea and Sky” Illustrated by: Steve Ellis
Ages 8-up
The mysteries deepen as Erik learns more about the strange . . . more
The Seventh Wish
by Kate Messner
The Seventh Wish Ages 9-11
Charlie feels like she’s always coming in last. From her . . . more
Upside-Down Magic: Sticks and Stones (Book 2)
by Sarah Mlynowski, Lauren Myracle, and Emily Jenkins
Upside-Down Magic: Sticks and Stones (Book 2) Ages 8-12
From New York Times bestselling authors Sarah Mlynowski, Lauren Myracle, . . . more
Weird But True: Ripped from the Headlines 3
by National Geographics Kids
Weird But True: Ripped from the Headlines 3 Ages 8-12
Extra! Extra! Read all about it! Discover the most bizarre . . . more
And I Darken
by Kiersten White
And I Darken Ages 12-up
Vlad the Impaler. Radu the Handsome. Mehmed the Conqueror. Except . . . more
City Shapes
by Diana Murray
City Shapes Illustrated by: Bryan Collier
Ages 4-8
From shimmering skyscrapers to fluttering kites to twinkling stars high . . . more
Coding Projects in Scratch
by John Woodcock
Coding Projects in Scratch Ages 9-12
Using fun graphics and easy-to-follow instructions, Coding Projects in Scratch is a . . . more
Disney Graphic Novels #3: Minnie and Daisy Best Friends Forever #1
by Alessandro Sisti
Disney Graphic Novels #3: Minnie and Daisy Best Friends Forever #1 Illustrated by: Roberto Di Salvo, Cra Mated and Lucio Leoni
Ages 6-10
Featuring multiple stories of best friends forever, Minnie Mouse and . . . more
Gifted
by H.A. Swain
Gifted Ages 12-up
In Orpheus Chanson’s world, geniuses and prodigies are no longer . . . more
Ginny Louise and the School Field Day
by Tammi Sauer
Ginny Louise and the School Field Day Illustrated by: Lynn Munsinger
Ages 3-5
Nobody loves Truman Elementary more than Ginny Louise. She didn’t . . . more
How It Ends
by Catherine Lo
How It Ends Ages 14-up
It’s friends-at-first-sight for Jessie and Annie, proving the old adage . . . more
Let Me Finish
by Minh Le
Let Me Finish Illustrated by: Isabel Roxas
Ages 3-5
When our young hero settles in to read, the last . . . more
Mirage
by Tracy Clark
Mirage Ages 14-up
Seventeen-year-old Ryan Poitier Sharpe is a gutsy, outgoing girl who . . . more
My Dad Used to Be So Cool
by Keith Negley
My Dad Used to Be So Cool Illustrated by: Keith Negley
Ages 3-5
Keith Negley’s playful and emotional art tells this story of . . . more
My Lady Jane
by Brodi Ashton, Cynthia Hand, and Jodi Meadows
My Lady Jane Ages 13-up
Lady Jane Grey, sixteen, is about to be married to . . . more
National Geographic Kids Chapters: Diving with Sharks
by Margaret Gurevich
National Geographic Kids Chapters: Diving with Sharks Ages 7-10
Fans of Shark Week, Sharknado, and all things shark-related will want . . . more
Princess! Fairy! Ballerina!
by Bethanie Deeney Murguia
Princess! Fairy! Ballerina! Illustrated by: Bethanie Deeney Murguia
Ages 3-5
What do you want to play today? A princess, a . . . more
Real Sisters Pretend
by Megan Dowd Lambert
Real Sisters Pretend Illustrated by: Nicole Tagdell
Ages 4-up
This warm, engaging story, which unfolds entirely through the conversation . . . more
Rome Romp! Travel Adventures With Grandma Goldie (Book 2)
by Margie Blumberg
Rome Romp! Travel Adventures With Grandma Goldie (Book 2) Illustrated by: Renée Andriani
Ages 3-7
On a visit to Rome for just one day, Grandma . . . more
School’s First Day of School
by Adam Rex
School’s First Day of School Illustrated by: Christian Robinson
Ages 4-8
It’s the first day of school at Frederick Douglass Elementary . . . more
The Leaving
by Tara Altebrando
The Leaving Ages 12-up
Eleven years ago, six kindergartners went missing without a trace. . . . more
The People of the Town
by Alan Marks
The People of the Town Illustrated by: Alan Marks
Ages 2-5
Meet familiar friends and new neighbors in this playful collection . . . more
The Storyteller
by Evan Turk
The Storyteller Illustrated by: Evan Turk
Ages 4-8
Long, long ago, like a pearl around a grain of . . . more
The Transatlantic Conspiracy
by G.D. Falksen
The Transatlantic Conspiracy Illustrated by: Nat Iwata
Ages 10-up
At the dawn of a re-imagined 20th century, one girl . . . more
The Wolves of Currumpaw
by William Grill
The Wolves of Currumpaw Ages 7-up
The Wolves of Currumpaw is a beautifully illustrated modern re-telling . . . more
The World Beneath
by Janice Warman
The World Beneath Ages 12-up
South Africa, 1976. Joshua lives with his mother in the . . . more
Towers Falling
by Jewell Parker Rhodes
Towers Falling Ages 8-12
When her fifth-grade teacher hints that a series of lessons . . . more
With Any Luck, I’ll Drive a Truck
by David Friend
With Any Luck, I’ll Drive a Truck Illustrated by: Mike Rex
Ages 3-5
New York Times bestselling illustrator Mike Rex’s vivid, vehicle-filled scenes . . . more
Woodpecker Wants a Waffle
by Steve Breen
Woodpecker Wants a Waffle Illustrated by: Steve Breen
Ages 4-8
One day Benny the woodpecker awakens to the best tummy-rumbling . . . more

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