2012 ABC Best Books for Children Catalog Titles Unveiled

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Presented below in alphabetical order by publisher are the more than 200 titles featured in this year’s ABC Best Books for Children Catalog.

In addition to titles published in 2012, the catalog features award-winning backlist books and a page celebrating perennial favorites by beloved authors and illustrators who passed away this year.

The 20th edition of the catalog, which is in production now, is scheduled to ship to stores in early October.  The deadline for orders is August 27.

All members of the ABC Children’s Group at ABA will automatically receive 250 catalogs with no imprinting. All other ABA member stores will automatically receive 20 catalogs with no imprinting.

An order form for additional copies, either imprinted or plain, is available here.

For further information or to place an order for more than 5,000 copies, ABA members should contact ABC Children’s Group Manager Shannon O’Connor via e-mail or by phone at (800) 637-0037, ext. 6651. A list of the 2012 catalog titles in Excel spreadsheet format is also available to stores upon request.

The 2012 ABC Best Books for Children Catalog Title List

Chuck Close: Face Book, Chuck Close, $18.95, (HC), 978-1419701634, Abrams

Hippopposites, Janik Coat, $14.95, (HC), 978-1419701511, Abrams

Kel Gilligan’s Daredevil Stunt Show, Michael Buckley, Dan Santat (Illus.), $16.95, (HC), 978-1419703799, Abrams

Shadow on the Mountain, Margi Preus, $16.95, (HC), 978-1419704246, Abrams

The Boxcar Children, Gertrude Chandler Warner, Tim Jessell (Illus.), $5.99, (TP), 978-0807508527, Albert Whitman & Company

The Boxcar Children Beginning: The Aldens of Fair Meadow Farm, Patricia Maclachlan, Tim Jessell (Illus.), $16.99, (HC), 978-0807566169, Albert Whitman & Company

Celebrating Chinese Festivals: A Collection of Holiday Tales, Poems and Activities, Sanmu Tang, $16.95, (HC), 978-1602209619, Better Link Press/dist. Tuttle

Butter, Erin Jade Lange, $16.99, (HC), 978-1599907802, Bloomsbury Children’s Books

Because Amelia Smiled, David Ezra Stein, $16.99, (HC), 978-0763641696, Candlewick Press

The High-Skies Adventures of Blue Jay the Pirate, Scott Nash, $17.99, (HC), 978-0763632649, Candlewick Press

I Want My Hat Back, Jon Klassen, $15.99, (HC), 978-0763655983, Candlewick Press

Randy Riley’s Really Big Hit, Chris Van Dusen, $15.99, (HC), 978-0763649463, Candlewick Press

Same Sun Here, Silas House and Neela Vaswani, $16.99, (HC), 978-0763656843, Candlewick Press

Sky Color, Peter H. Reynolds, $14, (HC), 978-0763623456, Candlewick Press

Splendors and Glooms, Laura Amy Schlitz, $17.99, (HC), 978-0763653804, Candlewick Press

Squeak, Rumble, Whomp! Whomp! Whomp!, Wynton Marsalis, Paul Rogers (Illus.), $15.99, (HC), 978-0763639914, Candlewick Press

This Is Not My Hat, Jon Klassen, $15.99, (HC), 978-0763655990, Candlewick Press

No Crystal Stair, Vaunda Micheaux Nelson, R. Gregory Christie (Illus.), $17.95, (LB), 978-0761361695, Carolrhoda Books/dist. Lerner

Bill the Boy Wonder: The Secret Co-Creator of Batman, Marc Tyler Nobleman, Ty Templeton (Illus.), $17.95, (HC), 978-1580892896, Charlesbridge

Last Laughs: Animal Epitaphs, J. Patrick Lewis and Jane Yolen, Jefferey Stewart Timmins (Illus.), $16.95, (HC), 978-1580892605, Charlesbridge

Darth Vader and Son, Jeffrey Brown, $14.95, (HC), 978-1452106557, Chronicle Books

It’s a Tiger!, David LaRochelle, Jeremy Tankard (Illus.), $16.99, (HC), 978-0811869256, Chronicle Books

Ivy and Bean Make the Rules, Book #9, Annie Barrows, Jeremy Holmes (Illus.), $14.99, (HC), 978-1452102955, Chronicle Books

The Templeton Twins Have an Idea: Book One, Ellis Weiner, Jeremy Holmes (Illus.), $16.99, (HC), 978-0811866798, Chronicle Books

Wumbers, Amy Krouse Rosenthal, Tom Lichtenheld (Illus.), $16.99, (HC), 978-1452110226, Chronicle Books

Alien on a Rampage, Clete Barrett Smith, $16.99, (HC), 978-1423134480, Disney Publishing Worldwide

Chloe and the Lion, Mac Barnett, Adam Rex (Illus.), $16.99, (HC), 978-1423113348, Disney Publishing Worldwide

Chopsticks, Amy Krouse Rosenthal, Scott Magoon (Illus.), $16.99, (HC), 978-1423107965, Disney Publishing Worldwide

Code Name Verity, Elizabeth Wein, $16.99, (HC), 978-1423152194, Disney Publishing Worldwide

The Duckling Gets a Cookie!?, Mo Willems, $15.99, (HC), 978-1423151289, Disney Publishing Worldwide

False Memory, Dan Krokos, $17.99, (HC), 978-1423149767, Disney Publishing Worldwide

Helen’s Big World: The Life of Helen Keller, Doreen Rappaport, Matt Tavares, $17.99, (HC), 978-0786808908, Disney Publishing Worldwide

Jepp, Who Defied the Stars, Katherine Marsh, $16.99, (HC), 978-1423135005, Disney Publishing Worldwide

Oh No! Not Again!: (Or How I Built a Time Machine to save History) (Or at Least My History Grade), Mac Barnett, Dan Santat (Illus.), $17.99, (HC), 978-1423149125, Disney Publishing Worldwide

Otto the Book Bear, Katie Cleminson, $16.99, (HC), 978-1423145622, Disney Publishing Worldwide

Time Out for Monsters!, Jean Reidy, Robert Neubecker (Illus.), $16.99, (HC), 978-1423131274, Disney Publishing Worldwide

All by Myself!, Emile Jadoul, $14, (HC), 978-0802854117, Eerdmans Books for Young Readers

Bow-Wow Wiggle-Waggle, Mary Newell DePalma, $14, (HC), 978-0802854087, Eerdmans Books for Young Readers

Little Bird, Germano Zullo, Albertine (Illus.), $16.95, (HC), 978-1592701186, Enchanted Lion Books/dist. Consortium

Victricia Malicia: Book-Loving Buccaneer, Carrie Clickard, Mark Meyers (Illus.), $16.95, (HC), 978-1936261123, Flashlight Press/dist. IPG

A Civil War Scrapbook: I Was There Too!, History Colorado, $14.95, (TP), 978-1555916688, Fulcrum Publishing

My Name Is Parvana, Deborah Ellis, $16.95, (HC), 978-1554982974, Groundwood Books/dist. PGW

The Immortal Rules, Julie Kagawa, $18.99, (HC), 978-0373210510, Harlequin Teen

The Iron Legends, Julie Kagawa, $9.99, (TP), 978-0373210749, Harlequin Teen

Pushing the Limits, Katie McGarry, $17.99, (HC), 978-0373210497, Harlequin Teen

An Awesome Book!, Dallas Clayton, $16.99, (HC), 978-0062114686, HarperCollins Children’s Books

The Crown of Embers, Rae Carson, $17.99, (HC), 978-0062026514, HarperCollins Children’s Books

Extra Yarn, Mac Barnett, Jon Klassen (Illus.), $16.99, (HC), 978-0061953385, HarperCollins Children’s Books

Goldilocks and the Three Dinosaurs, Mo Willems, $17.99, (HC), 978-0062104182, HarperCollins Children’s Books

Heart and Soul: The Story of America and African Americans, Kadir Nelson, $19.99, (HC), 978-0061730740, HarperCollins Children’s Books

Higglety Pigglety Pop! Or, There Must Be More to Life, Maurice Sendak, $8.95, (TP), 978-0064430210, HarperCollins Children’s Books

Inside Out and Back Again, Thanhha Lai, $16.99, (HC), 978-0061962783, HarperCollins Children’s Books

Insurgent, Veronica Roth, $17.99, (HC), 978-0062024046, HarperCollins Children’s Books

Julie of the Wolves, Jean Craighead George, $5.99, (TP), 978-0060540951, HarperCollins Children’s Books

Little Bear, Else Holmelund Minarik, Maurice Sendak (Illus.), $3.95, (TP), 978-0064440042, HarperCollins Children’s Books

The Peculiar, Stefan Bachmann, $16.99, (HC), 978-0062195180, HarperCollins Children’s Books

Penny and Her Doll, Kevin Henkes, $12.99, (HC), 978-0062081995, HarperCollins Children’s Books

Penny and Her Song, Kevin Henkes, $12.99, (HC), 978-0062081957, HarperCollins Children’s Books

Pete the Cat and His Four Groovy Buttons, Eric Litwin, James Dean (Illus.), $16.99, (HC), 978-0062110589, HarperCollins Children’s Books

Tiger Lily, Jodi Lynn Anderson, $17.99, (HC), 978-0062003256, HarperCollins Children’s Books

The Voyage of Lucy P. Simmons, Barbara Mariconda, $16.99, (HC), 978-0062119797, HarperCollins Children’s Books

Wildwood, Colin Meloy, Carson Ellis (Illus.), $8.99, (TP), 978-0062024701, HarperCollins Children’s Books

Hunter Moran Saves the Universe, Patricia Reilly Giff, $16.95, (HC), 978-0823419494, Holiday House

See Me Run, Paul Meisel, $6.99, (TP), 978-0823426386, Holiday House

The Christmas Quiet Book, Deborah Underwood, Renata Liwska (Illus.), $12.99, (HC), 978-0547558639, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Grave Mercy: His Fair Assassin, Book I, Robin LaFevers, $16.99, (HC), 978-0547628349, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Immortal Lycanthropes, Hal Johnson, $16.99, (HC), 978-0547751962, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

The Last Dragonslayer (The Chronicles of Kazam), Jasper Fforde, $16.99, (HC), 978-0547738475, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Malcolm at Midnight, W.H. Beck, Brian Lies (Illus.), $16.99, (HC), 978-0547681009, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Mister Death’s Blue-Eyed Girls, Mary Downing Hahn, $16.99, (HC), 978-0547760629, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

More, I.C. Springman, Brian Lies (Illus.), $16.99, (HC), 978-0547610832, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

A Smidgen of Sky, Dianna Doirsi Winget, $16.99, (HC), 978-0547807980, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Son, Lois Lowry, $17.99, (HC), 978-0547887203, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

What Came From the Stars, Gary D. Schmidt, $16.99, (HC), 978-0547612133, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Happy, Mies Van Hout, $17.95, (HC), 978-1935954149, Ingram Publisher Services

Monkey’s Friends, Ruth Brown, $14.99, (HC), 978-1610670456, Kane/Miller

Things That Go, Deborah Murrell, Anthony Lewis (Illus.), $9.99, (BB), 978-0753467879, Kingfisher

Travels With Louis, Mick Carlon, $9.95, (TP), 978-1935248354, Leapfrog Press/dist. Consortium

“Who Could That Be at This Hour?” Lemony Snicket, Seth (Illus.), $15.99, (HC), 978-0316123082, Little, Brown Books for Young Readers

Daughter of Smoke & Bone, Laini Taylor, $9.99, (TP), 978-0316133999, Little, Brown Books for Young Readers

Days of Blood & Starlight, Laini Taylor, $18.99, (HC), 978-0316133975, Little, Brown Books for Young Readers

The Diviners, Libba Bray, $19.99, (HC), 978-0316126113, Little, Brown Books for Young Readers

The Drowned Cities, Paolo Bacigalupi, $17.99, (HC), 978-0316056243, Little, Brown Books for Young Readers

The Land of Stories: The Wishing Spell, Chris Colfer, $17.99, (HC), 978-0316201575, Little, Brown Books for Young Readers

The Monsters’ Monster, Patrick McDonnell, $16.99, (HC), 978-0316045476, Little, Brown Books for Young Readers

Red Knit Cap Girl, Naoko Stoop, $15.99, (HC), 978-0316129466, Little, Brown Books for Young Readers

Not for Parents: Extreme Planet, Lonely Planet, $19.99, (TP), 978-1743214244, Lonely Planet

Not for Parents: How to Be a World Explorer, Lonely Planet, $17.99, (TP), 978-1743214251, Lonely Planet

Not for Parents: The Travel Book, Lonely Planet, $19.99, (TP), 978-1742208145, Lonely Planet

Bear Has a Story to Tell, Philip Stead, Erin Stead (Illus.), $16.99, (HC), 978-1596437456, Macmillan Children’s Publishing Group

Because It Is My Blood, Gabrielle Zevin, $17.99, (HC), 978-0374380748, Macmillan Children’s Publishing Group

Charlie Joe Jackson’s Guide to Extra Credit, Tommy Greenwald, J.P. Coovert (Illus.), $14.99, (HC), 978-1596436923, Macmillan Children’s Publishing Group

Crewel, Gennifer Albin, $17.99, (HC), 978-0374316419, Macmillan Children’s Publishing Group

Dead End in Norvelt, Jack Gantos, $15.99, (HC), 978-0374379933, Macmillan Children’s Publishing Group

Emily’s Dress and Other Missing Things, Kathryn Burak, $17.99, (HC), 978-1596437364, Macmillan Children’s Publishing Group

Eve and Adam, Katherine Applegate & Michael Grant, $17.99, (HC), 978-0312583514, Macmillan Children’s Publishing Group

The Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairyland in a Ship of Her Own Making, Catherynne M. Valente, Ana Juan (Illus.), $6.99, (TP), 978-1250010193, Macmillan Children’s Publishing Group

The Girl Who Fell Beneath Fairyland and Led the Revels There, Catherynne M. Valente, Ana Juan (Illus.), $16.99, (HC), 978-0312649623, Macmillan Children’s Publishing Group

A Is for Musk Ox, Erin Cabatingan, Matthew Myers (Illus.), $16.99, (HC), 978-1596436763, Macmillan Children’s Publishing Group

Little Tug, Stephen Savage, $12.99, (HC), 978-1596436480, Macmillan Children’s Publishing Group

Safekeeping, Karen Hesse, $17.99, (HC), 978-1250011343, Macmillan Children’s Publishing Group

Shadow and Bone, Leigh Bardugo, $17.99, (HC), 978-0805094596, Macmillan Children’s Publishing Group

Montefiore’s Goddaughter, Elizabeth Brooks, $15.95, (HC), 978-1849820998, MP Publishing

5,000 Cool Facts About Everything, National Geographic, $19.95, (HC), 978-1426310492, National Geographic

National Geographic Animal Encylopedia, National Geographic, $24.95, (HC), 978-1426310225, National Geographic

National Geographic Book of Animal Poetry, National Geographic, $24.95, (HC), 978-1426310096, National Geographic

National Geogrpahic Kids Quiz Whiz, National Geographic Kids, $9.99, (TP), 978-1426310188, National Geographic

Privateer’s Apprentice, Susan Verrico, $15.95, (HC), 978-1561456338, Peachtree Publishers

The Theory of Everything, JJ Johnson, $16.95, (HC), 978-1561456239, Peachtree Publishers

The Apothecary, Maile Meloy, Ian Schoenherr (Illus.), $16.99, (HC), 978-0399256271, Penguin Young Readers Group

Between Shades of Gray, Ruta Sepetys, $8.99, (TP), 978-0142420591, Penguin Young Readers Group

Encyclopedia Brown, Boy Detective, Donald J. Sobol, $4.99, (TP), 978-0142408889, Penguin Young Readers Group

In a Glass Grimmly, Adam Gidwitz, $16.99, (HC), 978-0525425816, Penguin Young Readers Group

One for the Murphys, Lynda Mullaly Hunt, $16.99, (HC), 978-0399256158, Penguin Young Readers Group

Summer and Bird, Katherine Catmull, $16.99, (HC), 978-0525953463, Penguin Young Readers Group

Too Tall Houses, Gianna Marino, $16.99, (HC), 978-0670013142, Penguin Young Readers Group

Why Mosquitoes Buzz in People’s Ears: A West African Tale, Verna Aardema, Leo Dillon and Diane Dillon (Illus.), $7.99, (TP), 978-0140549058, Penguin Young Readers Group

Tales From Lovecraft Middle School #1: Professor Gargoyle, Charles Gilman, $13.99, (HC), 978-1594745911, Quirk Books

A Ball for Daisy, Chris Raschka, $16.99, (HC), 978-0375858611, Random House Children’s Books

Because of Mr. Terupt, Rob Buyea, $6.99, (TP), 978-0375858246, Random House Children’s Books

The Brides of Rollrock Island, Margo Lanagan, $17.99, (HC), 978-0375869198, Random House Children’s Books

Chomp, Carl Hiaasen, $16.99, (HC), 978-0375868429, Random House Children’s Books

The City of Ember Graphic Novel, Jeanne DuPrau and Dallas Middaugh, Niklas Asker (Illus.), $18.99, (HC), 978-0375868214, Random House Children’s Books

Discovering Wes Moore, Wes Moore, $15.99, (HC), 978-0385741675, Random House Children’s Books

Dr. Seuss’s Sleep Book, Dr. Seuss, $14.99, (HC), 978-0394800912, Random House Children’s Books

The Drowned Vault, N.D. Wilson, $16.99, (HC), 978-0375864407, Random House Children’s Books

The Enchantress, Michael Scott, $18.99, (HC), 978-0385735353, Random House Children’s Books

Every Day, David Levithan, $16.99, (HC), 978-0307931887, Random House Children’s Books

The Face on the Milk Carton, Caroline B. Cooney, $7.99, (TP), 978-0385742382, Random House Children’s Books

The Fire Chronicle, John Stephens, $17.99, (HC), 978-0375868719, Random House Children’s Books

I Have a Dream, Martin Luther King, Jr., Kadir Nelson (Illus.), $18.99, (HC), 978-0375858871, Random House Children’s Books

Inheritance, Christopher Paolini, $15.99, (TP), 978-0375846311, Random House Children’s Books

Joshua Dread, Lee Bacon, $16.99, (HC), 978-0385741859, Random House Children’s Books

Junie B., First Grader: Turkeys We Have Loved and Eaten (and Other Thankful Stuff) (Junie B. Jones, No. 28), Barbara Park, Denise Brunkus (Illus.), $11.99, (HC), 978-0375870637, Random House Children’s Books

The Kill Order, James Dashner, $17.99, (HC), 978-0385742887, Random House Children’s Books

Liar & Spy, Rebecca Stead, $15.99, (HC), 978-0385737432, Random House Children’s Books

A Mary Blair Treasury of Golden Books, Various, $19.99, (HC), 978-0375870446, Random House Children’s Books

Mr. Terupt Falls Again, Rob Buyea, $16.99, (HC), 978-0385742054, Random House Children’s Books

Mystic City, Theo Lawrence, $17.99, (HC), 978-0385741606, Random House Children’s Books

Oh, No!, Candace Fleming, Eric Rohmann (Illus.), $17.99, (HC), 978-0375842719, Random House Children’s Books

The Paladin Prophecy, Mark Frost, $17.99, (HC), 978-0375870453, Random House Children’s Books

Pie in the Sky, Jane Smiley, $16.99, (HC), 978-0375869686, Random House Children’s Books

Rapture, Lauren Kate, $17.99, (HC), 978-0385739184, Random House Children’s Books

Rocket Writes a Story, Tad Hills, $17.99, (HC), 978-0375870866, Random House Children’s Books

Seraphina, Rachel Hartman, $17.99, (HC), 978-0375866562, Random House Children’s Books

Summer at Forsaken Lake, Michael D. Beil, Maggie Kneen, $16.99, (HC), 978-0375867422, Random House Children’s Books

Under the Bridge, Michael Harmon, $16.99, (HC), 978-0375866463, Random House Children’s Books

Wild About You, Judy Sierra, Illustrated by Marc Brown, $17.99, (HC), 978-0307931788, Random House Children’s Books

Wonder, R.J. Palacio, $15.99, (HC), 978-0375869020, Random House Children’s Books

The Big Something, Patricia Reilly Giff, Diane Palmisciano (Illus.), $6.99, (POB), 978-0545244596, Scholastic

Bird & Squirrel on the Run, James Burks, $8.99, (TP), 978-0545312837, Scholastic

Capture the Flag, Kate Messner, $16.99, (HC), 978-0545395397, Scholastic

Cardboard, Doug Tennapel, $12.99, (TP), 978-0545418737, Scholastic

The Dark Unwinding, Sharon Cameron, $17.99, (HC), 978-0545327862, Scholastic

The Dogs of Winter, Bobbie Pyron, $16.99, (HC), 978-0545399302, Scholastic

Drama, Raina Telgemeier, $10.99, (TP), 978-0545326995, Scholastic

The False Prince, Jennifer A. Nielsen, $16.99, (HC), 978-0545284134, Scholastic

Floors #2: 3 Below, Patrick Carman, $16.99, (HC), 978-0545255202, Scholastic

Fly Guy vs. the Flyswatter!, Tedd Arnold, $6.99, (HC), 978-0545312868, Scholastic

Glory Be, Augusta Scattergood, $16.99, (HC), 978-0545331807, Scholastic

Henry’s Freedom Box, Ellen Levine, Kadir Nelson , $17.99, (HC), 978-0439777339, Scholastic

The Letter Q: Queer Writers’ Notes to Their Younger Selves, Sarah Moon (Ed.), $17.99, (HC), 978-0545399326, Scholastic

Magisterium, Jeff Hirsch, $17.99, (HC), 978-0545290180, Scholastic

Pluto Visits Earth!, Steve Metzger, Jared D. Lee, $16.99, (HC), 978-0545249348, Scholastic

The Raven Boys, Maggie Stiefvater, $18.99, (HC), 978-0545424929, Scholastic

Ride, Fly Guy, Ride!, Tedd Arnold, $6.99, (HC), 978-0545222761, Scholastic

Stay: The True Story of Ten Dogs, Michaela Muntean, K.C. Bailey, Steve Kazmierski (Illus.), $16.99, (HC), 978-0545234979, Scholastic

There’s a Fly Guy in My Soup, Tedd Arnold, $6.99, (TP), 978-0545312844, Scholastic

Third Grade Angels, Jerry Spinelli, $15.99, (HC), 978-0545387729, Scholastic

Are You a Cow?, Sandra Boynton, $5.99, (BB), 978-1442417335, Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers

Between the Lines, Jodi Picoult and Samantha van Leer, $19.99, (HC), 978-1451635751, Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers

Boot & Shoe, Marla Frazee, $16.99, (HC), 978-1442422476, Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers

Creepy Carrots!, Aaron Reynolds, Peter Brown (Illus.), $16.99, (HC), 978-1442402973, Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers

E. Aster Bnnymund and the Warrior Eggs at the Earth’s Core!, William Joyce, $14.99, (HC), 978-1442430501, Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers

Fahrenheit 451, Ray Bradbury, $11.99, (TP), 978-1451673319, Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers

The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore, William Joyce, Joe Bluhm (Illus.), $17.99, (HC), 978-1442457027, Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers

The Forsaken, Lisa M. Stasse, $16.99, (HC), 978-1442432659, Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers

Lovely, Dark and Deep, Amy McNamara, $16.99, (HC), 978-1442434356, Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers

The Man in the Moon, William Joyce, $17.99, (HC), 978-1442430419, Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers

The Martian Chronicles, Ray Bradbury, $7.99, (MM), 978-1451678192, Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers

Merits of Mischief: The Bad Apple, T. R. Burns, $16.99, (HC), 978-1442440296, Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers

Mousetronaut: Based on a (Partially) True Story, Mark Kelly, C. F. Payne (Illus.) (Illus.), $16.99, (HC), 978-1442458246, Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers

Nicholas St. North and the Battle of the Nightmare King, William Joyce, $14.99, (HC), 978-1442430488, Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers

Nightsong, Ari Berk, Loren Long (Illus.) (Illus.), $17.99, (HC), 978-1416978862, Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers

Ruins, Orson Scott Card, $18.99, (HC), 978-1416991779, Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers

The Sandman, William Joyce, $17.99, (HC), 978-1442430426, Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers

Stars, Mary Lyn Ray, Marla Frazee (Illus.), $16.99, (HC), 978-1442422490, Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers

Tell Me About Your Day Today, Mem Fox, Lauren Stringer, $17.99, (HC), 978-1416990062, Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers

Toothiana, Queen of the Tooth Fairy Armies, William Joyce, $14.99, (HC), 978-1442430525, Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers

The Unwanteds: Island of Silence, Lisa McMann, $16.99, (HC), 978-1442407718, Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers

When You Were Mine, Rebecca Serle, $16.99, (HC), 978-1442433137, Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers

Where Things Come Back, John Corey Whaley, $8.99, (TP), 978-1442413344, Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers

ZooBorns!, Andrew Bleiman, Chris Eastland (Illus.), $7.99, (BB), 978-1442443297, Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers

Stella Batts: A Case of the Meanies, Courtney Sheinmel, $5.99, (TP), 978-1585361991, Sleeping Bear Press

Stella Batts: Hair Today Gone Tomorrow, Courtney Sheinmel, Jennifer A. Bell (Illus.), $5.99, (TP), 978-1585361915, Sleeping Bear Press

Stella Batts: Needs a New Name, Courtney Sheinmel, Jennifer A. Bell (Illus.), $5.99, (TP), 978-1585361830, Sleeping Bear Press

Stella Batts: Pardon Me, Courtney Sheinmel, Jennifer A. Bell (Illus.), $5.99, (TP), 978-1585361946, Sleeping Bear Press

Embrace, Jessica Shirvington, $16.99, (HC), 978-1402268403, Sourcebooks

Entice, Jessica Shirvington, $16.99, (HC), 978-1402268434, Sourcebooks

Greatest Moments in Sports: Upsets and Underdogs, Len Berman, $19.99, (HC), 978-1402272264, Sourcebooks

Girl of Nightmares (Anna Dressed in Blood), Kendare Blake, $17.99, (HC), 978-0765328663, Tor

Arlo Needs Glasses, Barney Saltzberg, $15.95, (POB), 978-0761168799, Workman

Mirabelle and the Bouncy Ball, Michael Muller, $6.95, (BB), 978-0761171652, Workman

Mirabelle and the Butterfly, Michael Muller, $6.95, (BB), 978-0761171669, Workman

Mirabelle Goes for a Walk, Michael Muller, $6.95, (BB), 978-0761171645, Workman

Perfectly Perilous Math, Sean Connolly, $12.95, (POB), 978-0761163749, Workman

Recycled Robots, Robert Malone, $26.95, (KIT), 978-0761154662, Workman

Star Wars Origami, Chris Alexander, $16.95, (TP), 978-0761169437, Workman

Unlikely Friendships for Kids: The Dog & The Piglet, Jennifer S. Holland, $7.95, (POB), 978-0761170129, Workman

Unlikely Friendships for Kids: The Leopard & the Cow, Jennifer S. Holland, $7.95, (POB), 978-0761170136, Workman

Unlikely Friendships for Kids: The Monkey & the Dove, Jennifer S. Holland, $7.95, (POB), 978-0761170112, Workman