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Book Recommendations for Schools & Author Visits

 

Interested in adding a new book by a local author/illustrator to your curriculum or school reading list? We can help! Let us make customized recommendations for your school community. See below for some of the books we love by writers and artists from the NYC area.

 

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P Is for Pterodactyl: The Worst Alphabet Book Ever Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781492674313
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Sourcebooks Explore - November 13th, 2018

When the Cousins Came Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780823434572
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Holiday House - July 3rd, 2018

Norman and the Nom Nom Factory Cover Image
By Bridgette Zou, Bridgette Zou (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781635920321
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Starberry Books - January 1st, 2018

Julián Is a Mermaid Cover Image
By Jessica Love, Jessica Love (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9780763690458
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Published: Candlewick - April 23rd, 2018

The Book Tree Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781782854050
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Published: Barefoot Books - September 30th, 2018

Princess Hair Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316562614
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - October 31st, 2017

Don't Touch My Hair! Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316562584
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - November 6th, 2018

The Girl Who Never Made Mistakes Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781402255441
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Sourcebooks Jabberwocky - November 4th, 2011

MC Veggie Fresh Rocks the Mic Cover Image
By Shanon Morris, Merve Terzi (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9781732582118
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Published: Shanon Morris - November 6th, 2018

The Someone New Cover Image
By Jill Twiss, EG Keller (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780062933744
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Published: HarperCollins - June 4th, 2019

Before She was Harriet Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780823420476
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Published: Holiday House - November 7th, 2017

Grandad Mandela Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781786031365
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Frances Lincoln Children's Books - June 28th, 2018

The Boo-Boos That Changed the World: A True Story About an Accidental Invention (Really!) Cover Image
By Barry Wittenstein, Chris Hsu (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781580897457
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Charlesbridge - February 13th, 2018

Up in the Leaves: The True Story of the Central Park Treehouses Cover Image
By Shira Boss, Jamey Christoph (Illustrator)
$16.95
ISBN: 9781454920717
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Sterling Children's Books - March 6th, 2018

Waiting for Pumpsie Cover Image
By Barry Wittenstein, London Ladd (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781580895453
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Charlesbridge - February 21st, 2017

Sanity & Tallulah (Sanity & Tallulah, Book 1) Cover Image
By Molly Brooks, Molly Brooks (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9781368022804
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Published: Disney-Hyperion - October 16th, 2018

Ana Maria Reyes Does Not Live in a Castle Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781620143629
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Published: Tu Books - October 2nd, 2018

Finding Langston Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780823439607
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Published: Holiday House - August 14th, 2018

The Stars Beneath Our Feet Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781524701277
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Published: Yearling - January 8th, 2019

New Kid Cover Image
By Jerry Craft, Jerry Craft (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9780062691194
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Published: HarperCollins - February 5th, 2019

Some Places More Than Others Cover Image
$14.44
ISBN: 9781681191089
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Published: Bloomsbury Children's Books - September 3rd, 2019

Hurricane Child Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781338129304
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Published: Scholastic Press - March 27th, 2018

Short & Skinny Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9780316440516
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - October 16th, 2018

Girls Resist!: A Guide to Activism, Leadership, and Starting a Revolution Cover Image
By KaeLyn Rich, Giulia Sagramola (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781683690597
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Quirk Books - August 7th, 2018

No Ashes in the Fire: Coming of Age Black and Free in America Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781568589404
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Published: Bold Type Books - February 19th, 2019

The Doughnut Fix Cover Image
$6.79
ISBN: 9781492671480
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Published: Sourcebooks Young Readers - March 5th, 2019

Monday's Not Coming Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9780062422682
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Published: Katherine Tegen Books - April 23rd, 2019

An ABC of Equality Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781786037428
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Published: Frances Lincoln Children's Books - September 3rd, 2019

I Can Write the World Cover Image
By Joshunda Sanders, Charly Palmer (Illustrator)
$18.95
ISBN: 9781644420010
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Six Foot Press - July 8th, 2019

The ABCs of AOC: Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez from A to Z Cover Image
By Jamia Wilson, Krystal Quiles (By (artist))
$13.99
ISBN: 9780316495141
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - October 1st, 2019

Fry Bread: A Native American Family Story Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781626727465
Availability: Backordered
Published: Roaring Brook Press - October 22nd, 2019

Power to the Princess: 15 Favorite Fairytales Retold with Girl Power Cover Image
By Vita Murrow, Julia Bereciartu (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9781786032034
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Frances Lincoln Children's Books - September 6th, 2018

High-Five to the Hero: 15 favorite fairytales retold with boy power Cover Image
By Vita Murrow, Julia Bereciartu (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9781786037824
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Frances Lincoln Children's Books - October 1st, 2019

Strange but True: 10 of the world's greatest mysteries explained Cover Image
By Kathryn Hulick, Mr. Gordy Wright (Illustrator)
$22.99
ISBN: 9781786037848
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Frances Lincoln Children's Books - October 1st, 2019

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Trees Make Perfect Pets Cover Image
By Paul Czajak, Cathy Gendron (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781492664734
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Sourcebooks Jabberwocky - March 1st, 2020

Feed Your Mind: A Story of August Wilson Cover Image
By Jen Bryant, Cannaday Chapman (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781419736537
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Abrams Books for Young Readers - November 12th, 2019