Kids Edition
Fall 2020
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Hey everybody!
We hope you enjoy our Fall Kids edition of Stacks as much as
we did putting it together.
There has been so much good stuff coming out lately, and so
little exposure. We’re hoping to remedy that a bit in our own
We’re focusing here on Board Books, Picture Books, Graphic
Novels, and Fiction.
Happy hunting!
Introducing our Kids Edition
Baby Beats Board Books
By Ellen Stubbings
Get your baby smiling and clapping along with you as you
discover a passion for music together!
BabyLit Board Books (Gibbs Smith)
Introduce your child to the world of classic literature, art, and
explorers of the natural world. Ask a Bookseller about other
books in this collection.
Touch Think Learn Board Books
By Xavier Deneux
Raised shaped objects, adorable designs, and cutouts offer the
youngest learners an opportunity to explore in a hands-on, multi-
sensory way. Check out more books from this series.
Dinosaur Dance!
By Sandra Boynton
Colorful dinosaurs get in the spirit of
How Big is Zagnodd?
By Sandra Boynton
Beings from outer space who are big
or long or fuzzy or bright or dancer or
Snuggle Puppy!
By Sandra Boynton
A great big hug in book form. Also
available in Español.
Moo, Baa, La La La!
By Sandra Boynton
This classic book encourages kids to
imitate the sounds of silly animals.
¡Lluvia! Rain!
By Linda Ashman, Illustrated by Christian Robinson
A rainy day in the city comes to life when a boy in his
green frog hat splashes in the puddles. This
Spanish/English board book will turn any frown upside
They Say Blue
By Jillian Tamaki
A young girl describes where she finds colors in both
the world around her and beyond what she can see.
Antiracist Baby
By Ibram X. Kendi, Illustrated by Ashley Lukashevsky
Antiracist Baby celebrates our differences and
opens our eyes to all skin colors.
By Marianna Coppo
The adventures of a little rock that celebrates
the power of believing in yourself.
Board Books
Picture Books
A Way With Wild Things
By Larissa Theule, Illustrated by Sara Palacios
Ages 0 to 100, $17.99
Poppy loves nature and bugs are her friends. A Way
With Wild Things celebrates the shy and introverted
child as well as the small creatures to be found when
we look closely enough.
Southwest Sunrise
By Nikki Grimes, Illustrated by Wendell Minor
Ages 0 to 100, $18.99
A stunning picture book about the beauty of the
natural world and finding a new place to call home.
Do Not Rake Your Garden in a Party Dress
By Aimee Bissonette, Illustrated by Kelly
Ages 0 to 100, $16.95
A tea party in the garden becomes a cautionary tale
in this lovely book.
The Little Engine That Could (90th Anniversary Ed.)
By Watty Piper, Illustrated by Dan Santat
Ages 0 to 100, $18.99
A new look for an all-time classic!
Curious Questions About Your Favorite Pets
Illustrated by Lily Snowden-Fine
- Why does my dog have more followers than me?
- Where were cats worshipped?
- Who is the most legendary dog?
- Do cats bring bad luck?
Your questions, answered.
Ivy Bird
By Tania McCartney
Ages 0 to 100, $17.95
A whimsical picture book about a child who finds joy in
imaginative play.
Jabari Tries
By Gaia Cornwall
Ages 0 to 100, $16.99
Jabari is inventing a machine that will fly across the
yard, but making it go from CRASH to WOOSH will
take grit, patience, and even a little help from his
Picture Books
I’ll Walk with You
By Carol Lynn Pearson, Illustrated by Jane Sanders
0 to 100, $16.99
I’ll Walk with You tenderly teaches acceptance and
unconditional love.
Every Night is Pizza Night
By J. Kenji López-Alt, Illustrated by Gianna Ruggiero
0 to 100, $17.95
Pipo is on a quest to prove that pizza is the best food in
the world.
The Barnabus Project
By The Fan Brothers
0 to 100, $23.99
In a world built for Perfect Pets, Barnabus is a Failed
Projectuntil his dreams of freedom lead him and his
misfit friends on a perilous adventure.
You Are a Beautiful Beginning
By Nina Laden, Illustrated by Kelsey Garrity-Riley
0 to 100, $18.99
On discouraging days, this book will help readers find
their place in the world with greater love for themselves
and others.
Professor Astro Cat Series
By Dominic Walliman, Illustrated by Ben Newman
Explore different facets of science with Professor Astro Cat! Perfect for inquisitive
readers from ages 5 to 10.
Kids Science & Nature
The Big Book Series
By Yuval Zommer
This popular series offers some fascinating introductions to the natural world and
make perfect gifts for kids who love fun and amazing facts.
Graphic Novels
Amulet Series
By Kazu Kibuishi
Hoping to get your kids hooked on a series? This
adventure series following two children, Emily and Navin,
as they navigate a world of man-eating demons, a
mechanical rabbit, a talking fox, and a giant robot.
Emmie & Friends Series
By Terri Libenson
Perfect for fans of Raina Telgemeierendearing and relatable stories of
friendship and finding confidence.
Stepping Stones (Peapod Farm #1)
By Lucy Knisley
A candid and heartwarming story about life changes
and unlikely friends, sisters, and more.
DOG MAN: Grime and Punishment
By Dav Pilkey
Dog Man doesn’t need an introduction because he is a
national treasure.
PRE-ORDER Class Act the follow up to the 2020
Newbery Medal Winner, New Kid by Jerry Craft
Release Date: October 6
Jordan’s friend Drew 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.
SIGNED!!! MAC B. KID SPY: The Sound of Danger
By Mac Barnett
By local and bestselling author Mac Barnett, Mac B. Kid
Spy is James Bond meets Diary of a Wimpy Kid and we
have signed copies available!
Order the whole series here.
When Stars Are Scattered
By Victoria Jamieson and Omar Mohamed
Heartbreak and hope exist together in this
graphic novel about growing up in a refugee
camp as told by a Somali refugee
This Was Our Pact
By Ryan Andrews
A winding road full of magic, wonder, and
unexpected friendships.
Early Chapter Books
Mochi Queen (Jasmine Toguchi #1)
By Debbi Michiko Florence
Eight-year-old Jasmine Toguchi is a flamingo
fan, tree climber, and top-notch mess maker!
Check out the whole series.
Evil Alien Warlord Cat (Klawde #1)
By Johnny Marciano
Klawde is not your average cat. He’s an
emperor from another planet, exiled to Earth.
Cruel, cunning, and brilliant.
How to Test a Friendship (The Magnificent
Makers #1)
By Theanne Griffith
With the help of a fun, odd scientist, third
graders Violet, Pablo, and Deepak embark on
an adventure in the Maker Maze, a magical
laboratory full of robots, an antigravity
chamber, 3D printers, and more.
Rosie Revere and the Raucous Riveters (The
Questioneers #1)
By Andrea Beaty
A spirited story about teamwork based on the
popular picture picture books Rosie Revere
Engineer, Ada Twist Scientist, and Iggy Peck
Rowley Jefferson’s Awesome Friendly Adventure
By Jeff Kinney
An entirely new, awesome, friendly, fantastic, fantasy
question from the bestselling author of Diary of a
Wimpy Kid.
Ways to Make Sunshine (Ryan Hart #1)
By Renée Watson
Ryan is all about trying to see the best in people, to
be a good daughter, a good sister, a good friend.
Even if her life isn't everything she would wish for,
she always finds a way forward, with grace and wit.
Middle Grade Books
Same Books, New Looks
Carl Hiaasen’s Florida is where the animals are wild, but the
people are wilder.
By Pam Muñoz Ryan
With a treasured compass, a mysterious stone rubbing,
and Buelo's legend as his only guides, Max sets out on a
perilous quest to discover if he is true of heart and what
the future holds. Also in Español.
The Wild Robot
By Peter Brown
A heartwarming and adventurous story about a robot
named Roz that finds itself stranded on a wild island
with no memories and a steep learning curve.
Efrén Divided
By Ernesto Cisneros
A book that will really strengthen hearts, build empathy,
and urge us all to change the world.
Black Brother, Black Brother
By Jewell Parker Rhodes
Everyone wishes Donte were more like his light-skinned
brother Trey, but their realities could not be more
different. Furiously training for a fencing competition,
Donte stands up against bullying and racism.
Eva Evergreen, Semi-Magical Witch
By Julie Abe
A young witch must pass her coming-of-age quest
or risk losing her magic forever in this enchanting
Here in the Real World
By Sara Pennypacker
From the author of the bestselling book Pax, this is an
ode to misfits, dreamers, and introverts everywhere.