New Juvenile Fiction books:
From author Rick Riordan we have The Demigod Diaries. This is a top secret collection of never-before-told stories, character portraits and interviews, maps, diagrams, and puzzles. You can join your favorite demigods from the Percy Jackson and Heroes of Olympus series as they encounter dangers and perils. Save your own life as you learn from their experiences!
Geronimo Stilton journeys to the Kingdom of Fantasy through a doorway at the top of a golden stairway in his attic. He sets off on incredible adventures. There are maps, secret codes, riddles, puzzles and other discoveries to be made. The illustrations add to the fun of reading and following Geronimo into this new realm. An additional title in this series The Volcano of Fire with more to come.
Along with some new Disney Fairy books, Vidia and the Fairy Crown and Iridessa, Lost at Sea there are now the Never Girls. Four girls, Kate, Mia, Lainey, and Gabby are whisked off to Neverland. In a Blink, The Space Between, and A Dandelion Wish are the beginning of an adventure into a fairy’s world. Find out what brings them home.
Diary of a Wimpy Kid #8 is Hard Luck. Gregory has been ditched by best friend Rowley. He leaves it to luck to help him make new friends. You can imagine what that leads to as Gregory is not the luckiest kid. Many of the reviews say this is the best book in the series.
New Beginning Readers:
New books for new readers. Meet Pete the Cat’s mom and brother in Pete at the Beach. The water is scary at first but find out what Pete learns to do.
Fancy Nancy goes on a field trip in Apples Galore!. Her favorite apple is another name for a fancy party. Can you name it?
Three new Barbie titles are A Pet Vet, Ballet Dreams, and Fairy Dreams. Fun reading for Barbie fans.
Build your reading skills with new Lego readers. We have Lego Pirates’ Brickbeard’s Treasure, Lego Monster Fighters’ Meet the Monsters, Watch Out, Monsters About!, and Lego Star Wars’ Attack of the Clones and The Phantom Menace.
New Juvenile Non-Fiction:
New copies of the well-loved I Spy books have been added to our collection. These are popular with all ages. These are great to take on trips. Looking for a monkey, a fishhook, or a pinecone can take time when there are so many other things on the pages. Have fun with these books.
New Picture Books:
We will be adding Georgia Picture Book and Georgia Children’s Book award winners to our collection. Two new picture books from this list are very touching.
Fly Free is about the Buddhist tradition of setting birds free to live another life or doing a good deed and having it come back to you.
Benno and the Night of Broken Glass gives us a cat’s eye view of the events that led to the beginning of the Holocaust, including the loss of friendship and peace.
Other new picture books include Cars: Storybook Collection, Jon Sciezka’s Trucktown Garage Tales, Farmer John’s Tractor by Sally Sutton, and a really sparkly story Plant a Kiss by Amy Rosenthal.