Current Recommendations for Booklovers— Children and Young Adult

The Secrets of Slumberbury by A. Storie Twister, C. Wunder, Javier Gimenez Ratti

Children and Young Adult

With this story, you and your child will discover Slumberbury the magical world, deep underground, where the Sandman and little creatures, called Nodlings, create and deliver dreams to children around the world each night. Follow Henry, a boy who finds himself on a wondrous adventure when he unexpectedly receives a Nodling from the Sandman. From $0 SHOP NOW


Samantha Gets Brave by Melanie McClay

Children and Young Adult

Samantha Taylor is afraid of everything. When a brave decision leads Samantha into the forest, she dives into an adventurous treasure hunt. With dangers all around, Samantha and her new-found friends search for the Saez treasure while overcoming fears and following the clues no one has been able to solve for more than 150 years. From $6.99 SHOP NOW


How High Will It Fly? by DC Swain, Iuliana Iordachescu

Children and Young Adult

If I let my balloon go, how high will it fly? Find out in this fun and imaginative rhyming picture book. With gorgeous watercolor illustrations and a fun, sing-song rhythm, your children are sure to love this journey of a little red balloon. From $0.99 SHOP NOW


Pizza by M. C. Goldrick

Children and Young Adult

Mouthwatering pictures, super cheesy jokes, & fun facts make this THE go-to book for any pizza lover. Look & find hidden FLY GUYS are the secret ingredients that go great in this book - but not on a pizza! From $0 SHOP NOW


Merlin Raj And The Santa Algorithm by D. G. Priya, Shelley Hampe

Children and Young Adult

"...emotionally resonant...enjoyable STEM-centered novel for young readers..." -- Kirkus Review. Appealing to readers of all ages, Merlin Raj is an illustrated chapter-book series. From artists to astronauts, the jobs of the future will deal with computers. But do kids like computer books? Not as much as dog stories. From $0.99 SHOP NOW


Princess of the Elves by R. L. Medina

Children and Young Adult

"If you like fantasy, YA, elves and fae, and a beautifully crafted fantasy setting, then this is a book for you!"-Goodreads Review. When her mom is kidnapped by goblins, Ren is swept into a dark and alluring world of royal fae, magic, and secrets that will shatter everything she's ever known. "Action packed fantasy!" Amazon Review. From $2.99 SHOP NOW


The Wampum Exchange by Rosemary McKinley

Children and Young Adult

Long Island author, Rosemary McKinley has written a young adult historical novella, The Wampum Exchange, set in 1650, Southold, New York. A twelve-year-old boy has a chance meeting with a Native American boy and their worlds connect in a most interesting way. The tale is told through their daily lives, giving the reader a glimpse into life in America. Middle grade readers, as well as adults would enjoy reading this story. From $2.99 SHOP NOW


The Time Dancer by Stevie McBride

Children and Young Adult

"For fans of Doctor Who and Stranger Things. A Time Travel Mystery with a Hint of Horror." Even though she’s been skipping her way into the future for as long as she can remember, Ellie Johnson has never seen anything quite as strange as the twisted pathways that are keeping her trapped on the top of a hill in the middle of the night. "Frightening and compelling in equal measure." - Amazon Review From $5.99 SHOP NOW


Finnigan the Lionhearted by Mary T. Wagner

Children and Young Adult

"This is a captivating story that will encourage children to read." Readers Favorite review. Finnigan and his circus mouse friends Leroy and Maximillian finally see their dreams come true when the circus pulls into town in this third installment of the award-winning Finnigan the Circus Cat series of books for young readers. Still flying under the radar, the trio find adventure and fun in the Big Top, but Finnigan must summon his "inner lion" to save the day before the Grand Finale sounds! $8.95 SHOP NOW


Dash's Busy Day by Terrance Perrin, Carl Simmons

Children and Young Adult

Learn basic direction concepts and counting as Dash the dragonfly flies left, then right, and all around the pond seeing several other pond inhabitants along the way. Simple, brightly colored, engaging character checking out the environment in which it lives, counting as it goes. The original illustrations were done in ink and watercolor and scanned into computer for final touch up and addition of text. From $0 SHOP NOW /


Martha and Arthur Discover Christmas Holiday Season by Fable Fantablico

Children and Young Adult

In this book, we find our super-cute dragon friends leaving school and heading home to discover the preparations that have been made for Christmas holiday season, including: some pie, a tree, a stocking, a cat in a Christmas hat, and a naughty dog that has eaten the Christmas log! Look out for Santa’s sleigh and the dragons partaking in a Christmas morning snowball fight. Free SHOP NOW


Meditation For Children: A Book of Mindfulness by Shelley Wilson, Phaedra Elson

Children and Young Adult

Designed to help access creative abilities through relaxation and imagination, these stories help develop the necessary tools needed at a young age for lifelong healthy habits of managing stress and anxiety while also improving learning skills. Meditation for Children is a simple way to introduce children to mindfulness through guided visualization. From $7.99 SHOP NOW


Spitfire by Evan Balkan

Children and Young Adult

Caroline Panski harbors one dream: to play ice hockey. But, as the neighborhood boys—and her mother—tell her: Boys play hockey; girls figure skate. Knowing that her beloved father is fighting for freedom far away in Korea saddens her but also gives her strength. And when her school is integrated and she develops a crush on an African- American student, she will need strength and courage to stand up to her classmates just to be his friend. Caroline’s is a difficult and imperfect world, but one that allows for moments of triumph and friendship. From $6.49 SHOP NOW


The Lonely Warthog by Artigua Kilpatrick, Alli Kappen

Children and Young Adult

A lonely warthog is on a quest to find a friend. Will they find one before the day's end? When a lonely warthog can’t find anyone to play with, he soon discovers that the real meaning of friendship was under his nose all along. Beautifully illustrated with bold and bright characters, these fun animals will captivate your child again and again. From $5.99 SHOP NOW


I Will Be Okay by Bill Elenbark

Children and Young Adult

The intensity of two boys' feelings for each other threatens to be overwhelmed by family tensions that rip them apart before their relationship even starts. Mateo's father is overly obsessed with his fifteen-year-old son's baseball achievements to the exclusion of other interests. Down the street, Stick is dealing with the sudden loss of his father and living up to an image he believes his father saw in himself. They come together and fall apart. Like a mantra, Mateo repeats the words from one of the band's songs whenever he gets hurt or afraid: I WILL BE OKAY. From $6.49 SHOP NOW


Christmas Around the World by Mary P. Pringle

Children and Young Adult

This book tells the story of Christmas from ancient days, when the early Christian leaders folded the pagan Yule celebration into the Celebration of Christ's birth. Learn about Christmas in England, Germany, Russia, Scandinavia, France, Italy, Spain, America, and the Ancient Romans. From $3.99 SHOP NOW


The Christmas Dollar Miracle by Ruth E. McNabb

Children and Young Adult

Myron is a spoiled brat that ruins every Christmas with his selfishness. But this year Santa's dusting off his rarely used "naughty" magic to teach Myron to value what he has. And the wonderful joy of giving. And it all starts with a dollar bill. From $3.99 SHOP NOW


Fate by C.S. Woolley

Children and Young Adult

In a land of myths and legends, FATE always has the upper hand. Erland Kalebsen always dreamed of being a warrior, but now his dream is about to become a nightmare. The sons and daughters of the last generation of warriors grew up on stories of honor, glory and daring. When a new girl arrives in Ribe, a prophecy, which is centuries old, begins to unfold. For readers who like tales of wonder, Viking adventures, and fairy tales, FATE is a book that is not to be missed. From $2.99 SHOP NOW


Will's Adventure to the Candy Mountain by Dr. Gerry Haller

Children and Young Adult

Will's grandmother has told Will about the Candy Mountain since he was a small child. One night Will is awakened by the Conductor of a train and is told to hurry to catch it. On the train, he meets a boy named Quinn and they decide to go on the adventure together. He can hardly believe he is going to the Candy Mountain. Together there are many decisions they have to make, each more mysterious than the other. What will they find? From $3.99 SHOP NOW


Peek A Boo Kids Alphabet And Animal Fun Game by Amy Carr

Children and Young Adult

The fun book for toddlers and preschoolers and for kindergarten kids to learn alphabets as puzzles and games. $0.99 SHOP NOW


Learning about Kindness - Special Edition of Harry The Happy Mouse by N GK, Janelle Dimmett

Children and Young Adult

Harry The Happy Mouse is a cheerful, traditional story about a mouse called Harry who lives in the colorful English countryside. Harry helps a Frog, but asks the Frog to repay the kindness to someone else. We follow the good deed as it moves through other characters, who each selflessly help someone else, making themselves feel happy in the process. Free SHOP NOW


Carrie's Flight by Lois Wickstrom

Children and Young Adult

Carrie finds a set of antique wings that Grandma left in the hall closet when she moved across town. If she can figure out how to make them fly, she can visit Grandma. This is the first in a quartet of dream-fulfillment stories, all of which explore the boxes Grandma left in the closet marked KEEP. From $0 SHOP NOW


Happy Endings Are All Alike by Sandra Scoppettone

Children and Young Adult

It’s their last summer before college, and Jaret and Peggy have fallen deeply in love. For once, life is perfect. But Jaret and Peggy live in Gardener’s Point, a small town a hundred miles from New York City, and a place where girls only date boys. In Gardener’s Point, being different isn’t easy—but nothing could prepare them for the danger that lies ahead. From $10.69 SHOP NOW


Mia and Nattie: One Great Team! by Marlene M. Bell

Children and Young Adult

On a visit to her grandma’s farm, eight-year-old Mia discovers a newborn lamb outside in the cold and takes her to the laundry room, naming her Nattie. As she nurses the lamb back to health, Mia discovers that Nattie is different from the other lambs and struggles to fit in with them like Mia does with other kids her age. When her grandmother says she will sell Nattie to a neighbor, Mia must come up with a plan to keep her friend around—one that will show the family just how special Nattie is. From $3.99 SHOP NOW


Corona Daze: Eva's Time at Home During Covid-19 by Jennifer Angel

Children and Young Adult

When the Coronavirus pandemic hits, Eva has to stay at home. She can’t do any of the things she would usually be able to do, like go to school or see her grandparents. But, she can do her part by learning how to wear a mask, social distance, wash and sanitize her hands, and stay at home. As the bad news from the outside world gets worse, Eva starts to worry. With the angry politics and rising death tolls, will she ever learn to be brave and stay positive when there is so much to worry about? From $14.99 SHOP NOW