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with Mortal Heart by Robin LaFevers (Nov.
4, hardcover, $17.99, ISBN 978-
0547628400), ages 14–up.
Nana in the City by Lauren Castillo
(Sept. 2, hardcover, $16.99, ISBN 978-
0544104433). With the help of his clever
and reassuring nana, a boy overcomes his
fears and discovers the joys of city life. Ages
Ivan: The Remarkable True Story of
the Shopping Mall Gorilla by Katherine
Applegate, illus. by G. Brian Karas (Oct.
7, hardcover, $17.99, ISBN 978-
0544252301), tells of the gorilla who
inspired Applegate’s Newbery Medal–
winning novel, The One and Only Ivan. Ages
A Letter for Leo by Sergio Ruzzier
(Nov. 4, hardcover, $16.99, ISBN 978-
0544223608). A lonely mailman befriends
a lost bird and finally gets his heart’s
desire—a letter for himself. Ages 4–8.
Evil Fairies Love Hair by Mary G.
Thompson (Aug. 5, hardcover, $16.99,
ISBN 978-0547859033). Eighth-grader
Ali battles tiny fairies with oversize ambitions and a ravenous appetite for hair.
Where I Belong by Mary Downing
Hahn (Sept. 2, hardcover, $16.99, ISBN
978-0544230200) depicts one boy’s struggle with bullies, hard realities, and the perils of fantasy. Ages 9–12.
Greenglass House by Kate Milford,
illus. by Jaime Zollars (Aug. 26, hardcover, $17.99, ISBN 978-0544052703). A
blizzard, a treasure map, and a group of
unusual guests turn a spooky old mansion
into a hotbed of intrigue and adventure.
The Twin Powers by Robert Lipsyte
(Oct. 7, hardcover, $16.99, ISBN 978-
0547973357). Half-alien twin brothers try
to save their home planets from destruction. Ages 10–14.
The Perfect Place by Teresa E. Harris (Nov. 4, hardcover, $16.99, ISBN
978-0547255194). Treasure Daniels,
age 12, narrates the story of a family in
transition to an unexpected destination.
Frida & Diego: Art, Love, Life by
Catherine Reef (Aug. 26, hardcover,
$18.99, ISBN 978-0547821849) explores
the lives and work of Frida Kahlo and
Diego Rivera. Ages 12–up.
The Carver Chronicles continues with
Skateboard Party by Karen English, illus. by
Laura Freeman (Dec. 2, hardcover, $14.99,
ISBN 978-0544283060), ages 6–9.
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Play with Your Food by David G. Derrick Jr. (Sept. 9, hardcover, $15.95, ISBN
978-1597021029). Finding himself on the
menu, a small dinosaur advises a larger
predator that he should play with his food,
not eat it. Ages 3–8.
Good Dream, Bad Dream: The
World’s Heroes Save the Night! by Juan
Calle and Serena Valentino (Oct. 14, hardcover, $15.95, ISBN 978-1597021036).
To comfort his sleepy son, a father says that
heroes have always helped people turn bad
dreams into good ones. Ages 3–8.
Tales from the Chinese Zodiac by Oli-
ver Chin, illus. by Alina Chau, presents The
Year of the Sheep (Jan. 13, hardcover, $15.95,
ISBN 978-1597021043), ages 3–8.
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Sweetest Kulu by Celina Kal-luk, illus. by Alexandria Neonakis
(Nov. 1, hardcover, $16.95, ISBN
978-1927095775). This lullaby
describes the gifts bestowed upon
a newborn baby by all the animals
of the Arctic. Up to age 3.
The Walrus Who Escaped by Rachel
Qitsualik-Tinsley and Sean Qitsualik-Tinsley, illus. by Anthony Brennan (Oct.
1, hardcover, $16.95, ISBN 978-
1927095683), pits the raven and the walrus against each other in a battle of wits and
brawn. Ages 3–5.
The Spirit of the Sea by Rebecca
Hainnu, illus. by Hwei Lim (Nov. 1, hardcover, $16.95, ISBN 978-1927095751)
retells an Inuit myth. Ages 5–7.
The Dreaded Ogress of the Tundra
by Neil Christopher, illus. by Larry Mac-Dougall (Nov. 1, hardcover, $16.95, ISBN
978-1927095799). A group of children
come face to face with one of the tundra’s
most fearsome creatures: the amautalik.
Tuniit: Mysterious Folk of the Arctic by Rachel Qitsualik-Tinsley and Sean
Qitsualik-Tinsley, illus. by Sean Bigham
(Dec. 1, hardcover, $17.95, ISBN 978-
1927095768) introduces the Tuniit
people, who populated the Arctic. Ages
How Things Came to Be: Inuit Stories of Creation by Rachel Qitsualik-Tinsley and Sean Qitsualik-Tinsley, illus. by
Patricia Ann Lewis-MacDougall and Emily
Fiegenschuh (Dec. 1, hardcover, $16.95,
ISBN 978-1927095782), collects ancient
Inuit creation stories. Ages 7–9.
illus. by Jen Corace