You (Dec. 15, board book, $5.99,
ISBN 978-0-312-51919-3), ages
1–3; and Spooky House (Aug. 11,
board book, $8.99, ISBN 978-0-
312-51868-4) and Santa’s
Workshop (Sept. 8, board book,
$8.99, ISBN 978-0-312-51898-
1), ages 2–4. Priddy’s Playtown
issues Construction (Oct. 20,
board book, $9.99, ISBN 978-0-
312-51912-4) and Farm (Jan.
19, board book, $8.99, ISBN
978-0-312-51959-9), ages 2–5.
Firefighter Set by Priddy (Sept. 1,
board book, $14.99, ISBN 978-
0-312-51906-3) joins Let’s Pretend,
ages 3–6. And Tiny Travelers journeys
on with Let’s Be... Pirates by Priddy (Sept.
29, board book, $12.99, ISBN 978-0-
312-51902-5), ages 3–6.
Time for Cranberries by Lisl H.
Detlefsen, illus. by Jed Henry (Sept. 1,
hardcover, $17.99, ISBN 978-1-62672-
098-5). Sam and his family harvest this
classic American fruit. Ages 3–7.
Oskar and the Eight Blessings by
Tanya Simon and Richard Simon, illus.
by Mark Siegel (Sept. 8, hardcover,
$17.99, ISBN 978-1-59643-949-8). As
he walks through Manhattan, a young
refugee from Nazi Germany receives
eight small acts of kindness from residents. Ages 4–8.
Aaron and Alexander: The Most
Famous Duel in American History by
Don Brown (Oct. 13, hardcover, $17.99,
ISBN 978-1-59643-998-6 recounts the
duel between Aaron Burr and Alexander
Hamilton. Ages 5–9.
My Pet Human by Yasmine Surovec
(Aug. 4, hardcover, $12.99, ISBN 978-1-
62672-073-2). A cat decides to get a pet
human in this launch title of an illustrated series. Ages 6–10.
Finders Keepers by Shelley Tougas
(Sept. 1, hardcover, $16.99, ISBN 978-1-
59643-990-0). If she can find missing Al
Capone loot, Christa will use it to save
her family and their lake cabin. Ages
Friday Barnes, Girl Detective by
R.A. Spratt, illus. by Phil Gosier (Jan.
19, hardcover, $13.99, ISBN 978-1-
62672-297-2), debuts a mystery series
about a genius detective who discovers
her boarding school is a hotbed of crime.
Most Dangerous: Daniel Ellsberg
and the Secret History of the Vietnam
War by Steve Sheinkin (Sept. 22, hard-cover, $19.99, ISBN 978-1-59643-
952-8) reveals how Ellsberg exposed two
decades of government deception of the
American public during the Vietnam
War. Ages 10–14.
Rhythm Ride: A Road Trip
Through the Motown Sound by
Andrea Davis Pinkney (Sept. 29, hard-cover, $19.99, ISBN 978-1-59643-
973-3) explores the music that defined a
generation and changed the musical landscape. Ages 10–14.
Sally Ride: A Photobiography of
America’s Pioneering Woman in
Space by Tam O’Shaughnessy (Oct. 6,
hardcover, $19.99, ISBN 978-1-59643-
994-8) is a portrait of America’s first
woman to travel in space, written by her
partner. Ages 10–14.
Bright Lights, Dark Nights by
Stephen Emond (Aug. 11, hardcover,
$17.99, ISBN 978-1-62672-206-4). This
tale of an interracial romance reveals how
tough first love can be. Ages 12–18.
Dreamstrider by Lindsay Smith (Oct.
6, hardcover, $17.99, ISBN 978-1-
62672-042-8) is an espionage novel set in
a world where dreams are the key form of
political intelligence. Ages 12–18.
Charlie Joe Jackson returns in
Charlie Joe Jackson’s Guide to Planet
Girl by Tommy Greenwald, illus. by
J.P. Coovert (Aug. 25, hardcover,
$13.99, ISBN 978-1-59643-841-5),
Secret Coders by Gene Luen Yang,
illus. by Mike Holmes (Sept. 29, paper,
$9.99, ISBN 978-1-62672-075-6),
launches a graphic novel series about
solving mysteries with computer pro-
gramming. Ages 8–12.
Human Body Theater by Maris
Wicks (Oct. 6, paper, $14.99, ISBN 978-
1-59643-929-0) offers a theatrical,
comics-style tour of the body. Ages
Battling Boy continues with The Fall
of the House of West by Paul Pope and J. T.
Petty, illus. by David Rubín (Oct. 13,
paper, $9.99, ISBN 978-1-62672-010-
7), ages 10-14.
I Used to Be Afraid by Laura Vaccaro
Seeger (Sept. 15, hardcover, $17.99,
ISBN 978-1-59643-631-2). This book
with die-cut pages shows that what seems
scary can become magical. Ages 3–7.
Lenny & Lucy by Philip C. Stead,
illus. by Erin E. Stead (Oct. 6, hardcover,
$17.99, ISBN 978-1-59643-932-0).
Peter finds a creative solution to his fears
about moving to a new house. Ages 3–7.
Spare Parts by Rebecca Emberley,
illus. by Ed Emberley (Nov. 3, hardcover,
$17.99, ISBN 978-1-59643-723-4).
Will finding a new heart help a little
robot find a friend? Ages 3–7.
Lost. Found. by Marsha Diane
Arnold, illus. by Matthew Cordell (Nov.
3, hardcover, $16.99, ISBN 978-1-
From Everyone Loves Bacon, illus. by Eric Wight (Macmillan/FSG)