August 2018 Kids

Kids' books bestsellers were helped by a wonderful back to school display.

The True Story of the Three Little Pigs 25th Anniversary Edition Cover Image
By Jon Scieszka, Lane Smith (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780451471956
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - October 2nd, 2014

A contemporary classic celebrates its 25th birthday.

Twenty-five years in the Big House and A. Wolf is still sticking to his story: he was framed! As for that huffing and puffing stuff? A big lie. A. Wolf was just trying to borrow a cup of sugar to make his poor old granny a birthday cake.

Who should you believe, the pigs or the wolf? You read. You decide.


Pocket Genius: Rocks and Minerals: Facts at Your Fingertips Cover Image
By DK
$4.99
ISBN: 9781465445902
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Published: DK Children - January 19th, 2016

Profiling nearly 200 types of rocks and minerals from volcanic rocks and granite to sparkling diamonds and explosive sulfur, Pocket Genius: Rocks and Minerals digs deep beneath the surface, informing young readers what each rock is made of, how they are formed and what they are used for, how to be a rock collector, and how to identify rocks and minerals.


We Don't Eat Our Classmates Cover Image
By Ryan T. Higgins, Ryan T. Higgins (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781368003551
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Published: Disney-Hyperion - June 19th, 2018

It's the first day of school for Penelope Rex, and she can't wait to meet her classmates. But it's hard to make human friends when they're so darn delicious! That is, until Penelope gets a taste of her own medicine and finds she may not be at the top of the food chain after all. . .


The Story of Ferdinand Cover Image
By Munro Leaf, Robert Lawson (Illustrator)
$4.99
ISBN: 9780448456942
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Published: Grosset & Dunlap - March 31st, 2011

Soon to be a major motion picture!


Children of Blood and Bone (Legacy of Orisha #1) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250170972
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - March 6th, 2018

Instant New York Times Bestseller
New York Times Notable Children's Books of 2018
TIME Top 10 Best YA and Children's Books of 2018
NPR's Book Concierge 2018 Great Reads List
Buzzfeed's 24 Best YA Books of 2018
Bustle's Top 25 Best Young Adults Books of 2018
2018 Kirkus Prize Finalist


Where the Red Fern Grows Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780440412670
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Published: Yearling - September 1st, 1996

Where the Red Fern Grows is a beloved classic that captures the powerful bond between man and man’s best friend. This edition also includes a special note to readers from Newbery Medal winner and Printz Honor winner Clare Vanderpool.
 


Make Way for Ducklings Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780140564341
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Published: Puffin Books - February 1st, 1999

"Robert McCloskey's unusual and stunning pictures have long been a delight for their fun as well as their spirit of place."—The Horn Book


Green Eggs and Ham (Beginner Books(R)) Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780394800165
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - August 12th, 1960

“Do you like green eggs and ham?” asks Sam-I-am in this Beginner Book by Dr. Seuss. In a house or with a mouse? In a boat or with a goat? On a train or in a tree? Sam keeps asking persistently. With unmistakable characters and signature rhymes, Dr. Seuss’s beloved favorite has cemented its place as a children’s classic.


The Berenstain Bears and the Truth (First Time Books(R)) Cover Image
$3.99
ISBN: 9780394856407
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - September 12th, 1983

This classic Berenstain Bears story is a perfect way to teach children about the importance of honesty!


The Night Before Kindergarten Cover Image
By Natasha Wing, Julie Durrell (Illustrator)
$4.99
ISBN: 9780448425009
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Published: Grosset & Dunlap - July 9th, 2001

'Twas the night before kindergarten,
and as they prepared,

kids were excited,
and a little bit scared.