Category Archives: New Children Books

Mustache Duckstache

by Amy Young

When a mustachioed rabbit spots a mustache contest, he’s sure he has the competition beat.  That is, until a pesky frog hops up with his own fine mustache.  And a duck waddles up with a…duckstache?  Soon, the competition is full of moosetaches and mousetaches, whalestaches and tailstaches–and every kind of ‘stache in between. 

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Follow That Frog!

by Philip C .Stead

When a curiously croaking stranger comes knocking at the door, Aunt Josephine launches into a rambling tale about her lifelong pursuit of a rare giant frog. 

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Mel Fell

by Corey R. Tabor

A tale about self-cofidence and taking a leap of faith, starring an adorable, brave kingfisher. 

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Kondo & Kezumi Reach Bell Bottom

byDavidGoodner

Now that Kondo and Kezumi have figured out that the map can lead to incredible places and new friends, Kezumi is eager to keep exploring and embracing the unknown.  Kondo on the other hand, is tired and misses the comforts of home.  When they reach Bell Bottom, tempers are high, a thick fog begins to cloud over the boat, making it hard to see, and they find themselves stranded. 

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The Retake

by Jen Calonita

Zoe knows that the only thing harder than middle school is losing a best friend.  She and Laura used to do everything together.  But lately things have been weird between them.  Now Laura will post a photo of her hanging out with other girls before responding to Zoe’s simple text.  She doesn’t even want to sit with her at lunch anymore.  Zoe is heartbroken–all she wants is for things to go back to normal. 

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One Jar of Magic

by Corey Ann Haydu

A middle grade tale about a young girl in a magical town who believes she is destined to catch more jars of magic than anyone else on New Year’s Day–only to catch just one tiny jar of magic. 

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