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august 2016

Hot off the Press

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

ABC Yoga
by Christiane Engel
ABC Yoga Ages 3-6
Pairing simplified yoga poses with alphabetized animals and objects, ABC . . . more
After A While Crocodile
by Dr. Brady Barr & Jennifer Keats Curtis
After A While Crocodile Illustrated by: Susan Detwiler
Ages 4-8
Alexa and the other children at her escuela in Costa . . . more
All We Have Left
by Wendy Mills
All We Have Left Ages 13-up
Now: Sixteen-year-old Jesse is used to living with the echoes . . . more
Ancient Earth Journal: The Late Jurassic
by Juan Carlos Alonso and Gregory S. Paul
Ancient Earth Journal: The Late Jurassic Illustrated by: Juan Carlos Alonso
Ages 8-12
What would it be like to see a living, breathing . . . more
Animals That Make Me Say Look Out!
by Dawn Cusick
Animals That Make Me Say Look Out! Ages 7-10
Sharp-eyed readers will need to keep their eyes peeled in . . . more
Anne of Green Bagels
by Jon Buller
Anne of Green Bagels Illustrated by: Susan Schade
Ages 7-10
On her first day at her new school, Anne is . . . more
Archie Cupcake Valentine Snufflekins Tiberius Cat
by Katie Harnett
Archie Cupcake Valentine Snufflekins Tiberius Cat Illustrated by: Katie Harnett
Ages 3-5
Archie, Cupcake, Valentine, Snufflekins, Tiberius… the cat who lives on . . . more
Cassie and Jasper: Kidnapped Cattle
by Bryn Fleming
Cassie and Jasper: Kidnapped Cattle Ages 8-12
Cassie’s family’s ranch is struggling financially and the ranch will . . . more
Charlie Bumpers vs. the Puny Pirates
by Bill Harley
Charlie Bumpers vs. the Puny Pirates Illustrated by: Adam Gustavson
Ages 7-10
At last Charlie Bumpers is assigned to the same soccer . . . more
Children Just Like Me
by DK
Children Just Like Me Ages 7-10
A favorite in classrooms, libraries, and homes, Children Just Like Me is . . . more
Enter Title Here
by Rahul Kanakia
Enter Title Here Ages 14-up
In this wholly unique, wickedly funny debut novel, Rahul Kanakia . . . more
Full of Beans
by Jennifer L. Holm
Full of Beans Ages 8-12
The book so many kids, teachers, and librarians have been . . . more
Geis
by Alexis Deacon
Geis Ages 13-up
Upon the death of the chief matriarch there would be . . . more
Girl on a Plane
by Miriam Moss
Girl on a Plane Ages 12-up
This is a fictionalized story inspired by the amazing real . . . more
Halloween Colors
by Barbara Barbieri McGrath
Halloween Colors Illustrated by: Peggy Tagel
Ages 0-3
A colorful choice for the littlest trick-or-treaters. A bright and . . . more
I am Drums
by Mike Grosso
I am Drums Ages 10-up
Sam knows she wants to be a drummer. But she . . . more
I am Hapa
by Crystal Smith
I am Hapa Illustrated by: Photographs by Michael Satoshi Garcia
Ages 3-5
“Hapa”, a term originates in Hawaii, is used to describe a . . . more
Inspector Flytrap
by Tom Angleberger
Inspector Flytrap Illustrated by: Cece Bell
Ages 6-9
From husband-and-wife team Tom Angleberger, creator of the New York Times . . . more
It’s The Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown: 50th Anniversary Edition
by Charles Schulz
It’s The Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown: 50th Anniversary Edition Illustrated by: Charles Schulz
Ages 3-up
Every Halloween night, Linus insists upon waiting in the pumpkin . . . more
Knowledge Encyclopedia: Animal!
by DK
Knowledge Encyclopedia: Animal! Ages 9-12
Created in association with the Smithsonian Institution, Knowledge Encyclopedia: Animal! is a . . . more
Maxi’s Secrets (Or What You Can Learn from a Dog)
by Lynn Plourde
Maxi’s Secrets (Or What You Can Learn from a Dog) Ages 10-up
When a BIG, lovable, does-it-her-way dog wiggles her way into . . . more
Monsters Go Night-Night
by Aaron Zenz
Monsters Go Night-Night Illustrated by: Aaron Zenz
Ages 3-5
Bedtime means brushing your teeth, putting on pajamas, snuggling, and . . . more
Nanobots
by Chris Gall
Nanobots Illustrated by: Chris Gall
Ages 4-8
Introducing a team of robots powerful enough to change the . . . more
Paths and Portals (Secret Coders #2)
by Gene Luen Yang
Paths and Portals (Secret Coders #2) Illustrated by: Mike Holmes
Ages 8-12
Gene Luen Yang is the National Ambassador for Young People’s . . . more
Roar Like a Girl
by Coleen Murtagh Paratore
Roar Like a Girl Ages 9-12
The “Always Willa” series features Willa Havisham, the beloved character introduced . . . more
Stanley’s Colors
by William Bee
Stanley’s Colors Illustrated by: William Bee
Ages 2-6
It’s another busy day for Stanley and friends…Stanley and Little . . . more
Terror in the Underground Tunnel
by Dee Phillips
Terror in the Underground Tunnel Illustrated by: Timo Grubing
Ages 8-13
David and Emma were thrilled to accompany their mom to . . . more
The Infamous Ratsos
by Kara LaReau
The Infamous Ratsos Illustrated by: Matt Myers
Ages 5-8
Louie and Ralphie Ratso’s dad, Big Lou, always says that . . . more
The Statue of Liberty
by Kevin Blake
The Statue of Liberty Ages 8-13
In 1886, more than one million people jammed the streets . . . more
Tuktuk: Tundra Tale
by Robin Currie
Tuktuk: Tundra Tale Illustrated by: Phyllis Saroff
Ages 4-8
As the sun begins to set, arctic animals scurry to . . . more
Zoe in Wonderland
by Brenda Woods
Zoe in Wonderland Ages 8-12
Coretta Scott King Honor winner Brenda Woods introduces introverted, daydream-prone . . . more
3 of a Kind
by Rohan Gavin
3 of a Kind Ages 9-11
Darkus Knightley is used to expecting the unexpected. An extraordinary . . . more
A Most Magical Girl
by Karen Foxlee
A Most Magical Girl Ages 8-12
From the author of Ophelia and the Marvelous Boy comes . . . more
All My Treasures
by Jo Witek
All My Treasures Illustrated by: Christine Roussey
Ages 2-4
When a girl receives a beautiful porcelain box from her . . . more
Animal Babies Do the Strangest Things
by Charles Fuge
Animal Babies Do the Strangest Things Illustrated by: Charles Fuge
Ages 0-5
Award-winning illustrator Charles Fuge pairs unlikely baby animal friends-big, small, . . . more
Beautiful
by Stacy McAnulty
Beautiful Illustrated by: Joanne Lew-Vriethoff
Ages 3-up
Celebrating the magnificent qualities of girls, Beautiful thoughtfully reimagines how . . . more
Bounce
by Megan Shull
Bounce Ages 10-up
Seventh-grader Frannie Hudson wonders what it would be like to . . . more
Cat in the Night
by Madeleine Dunphy
Cat in the Night Illustrated by: Joshua S. Brunet
Ages 5-9
Cat in the Night is about a cat that goes . . . more
DK findout! Dinosaurs
by DK
DK findout! Dinosaurs Ages 6-9
From the creators of DK findout!, the free online resource . . . more
Extreme Wildfire
by Mark Thiessen
Extreme Wildfire Ages 8-12
In one moment, there’s a simple spark, and then roaring . . . more
Giraffes Ruin Everything
by Heidi Schulz
Giraffes Ruin Everything Illustrated by: Chris Roberston
Ages 5-7
In this mischievously funny picture book, friends come in all . . . more
Girl Mans Up
by M.E. Girado
Girl Mans Up Ages 14-up
Pen is a badass gamer girl stuck in a small . . . more
Jamie’s Journey: Cancer from the Voice of a Sibling
by Sharon Wozny
Jamie’s Journey: Cancer from the Voice of a Sibling Ages 8-up
13-year-old Jamie struggles with the complex emotions she feels after . . . more
Little Elliot, Big Fun
by Mike Curato
Little Elliot, Big Fun Illustrated by: Mike Curato
Ages 4-8
In this third story of Little Elliot and Mouse, the . . . more
Looking Back
by Lois Lowry
Looking Back Ages 12-up
In this fascinating, moving autobiography, Lois Lowry explores her rich . . . more
Lucy
by Randy Cecil
Lucy Ages 5-8
Lucy is a small dog without a home. She had . . . more
Marcel
by Eda Akaltun
Marcel Illustrated by: Eda Akaltun
Ages 3-7
Marcel is a New Yorker through and through–he and his . . . more
One Minute Mysteries: More Short Mysteries You Solve With Science!
by Eric and Natalie Yoder
One Minute Mysteries: More Short Mysteries You Solve With Science! Ages 8-12
Science knows no borders with the bilingual edition of this . . . more
Saving Kate’s Flowers
by Cindy Sommer
Saving Kate’s Flowers Illustrated by: Laurie Allen Klein
Fall is here and Kate is determined to save her . . . more
Soldier Sister, Fly Home
by Nancy Bo Flood
Soldier Sister, Fly Home Illustrated by: Shoto Begay
Ages 10-up
Thirteen-year-old Tess and her sister Gaby are as close as . . . more
Stanley’s Shapes
by William Bee
Stanley’s Shapes Illustrated by: William Bee
Ages 2-6
It’s another busy day for Stanley and friends… Stanley and . . . more
Star Darlings: Gemma and the Ultimate Standoff
by Shana Muldoon Zappa and Ahmet Zappa
Star Darlings: Gemma and the Ultimate Standoff Illustrated by: Disney Storybook Art Team
Ages 8-12
It’s time for another Star Darlings adventure! Gemma is the . . . more
Still A Work in Progress
by Jo Knowles
Still A Work in Progress Ages 10-14
Noah is just trying to make it through seventh grade. . . . more
The Beauty of Darkness (The Remnant Chronicles Book 3)
by Mary E. Pearson
The Beauty of Darkness (The Remnant Chronicles Book 3) Ages 14-up
The heart-stopping conclusion to the Remnant Chronicles–will Lia’s destiny be . . . more
The Trouble With Twins
by Kathryn Siebel
The Trouble With Twins Ages 8-12
Roald Dahl meets Lemony Snicket in this darkly comic novel . . . more
The Zodiac Legacy #1: Tiger Island
by Stuart Moore, Stan Lee (Co-creator)
The Zodiac Legacy #1: Tiger Island Illustrated by: Paulo Henrique
Ages 9-12
When twelve magical superpowers are unleashed on the world, a . . . more
Thea Stilton #6: “The Thea Sisters and the Mystery at Sea”
by Thea Stilton
Thea Stilton #6: “The Thea Sisters and the Mystery at Sea” Illustrated by: Ryan Jampole
Ages 7-10
During a hot-air balloon flight, the Thea Sisters discover that . . . more
This Is Our Baby, Born Today
by Varsha Balaj
This Is Our Baby, Born Today Illustrated by: Eliza Wheeler
Ages 3-5
A baby is born and the world rejoices!With a loving . . . more
What A Beautiful Morning
by Arthur A. Levine
What A Beautiful Morning Illustrated by: Katie Kath
Ages 4-8
Every morning is beautiful when Noah visits his Grandparents. Grandpa . . . more
Witch Haunts
by Heidi E.Y. Stemple
Witch Haunts Illustrated by: Kim Jones
Ages 8-13
Cauldrons, broomsticks, spells, and black cats are some of the . . . more
Wonderfall
by Michael Hall
Wonderfall Illustrated by: Michael Hall
Ages 4-8
Wonderfall follows the story of a single tree through the changing . . . more

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