Today's Featured Books— Children and Young Adult

Hanna Baker and the Cauldron of Power by Nick Gnagi

Children and Young Adult

Join Hanna in the mystical realm of Faerule, where friendships are forged, secrets unravel, and a thrilling adventure awaits! Perfect for fans of Harry Potter, Percy Jackson, My Hero Academia, Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children, or any of the other fantastic magical boarding school books! 4.9 stars, 15 ratings. From $2.99. Free via KU. SHOP NOW


Teens' Guide to Making Friends by Kev Chilton

Children and Young Adult

Does it feel impossible to strike up a conversation with other people? Maybe you've tried to make friends in the past, but whenever the conversation goes flat or becomes awkward, you find it too stressful to rectify the situation, and you leave conversations feeling deflated. Don't worry; with this book, your days of social anxiety are over! 4.6 stars, 20 ratings. From $3.99 SHOP NOW


Owls Can Dance by Anya Enright

Children and Young Adult

Erin is a determined little owl who dreams of learning how to dance, despite the doubts of others. With the help of her friends, Erin sets out to prove that anything is possible. 4.7 stars, 21 ratings. From $0.99. Free via KU. SHOP NOW


Greenhorn by Cheryl Hunter

Children and Young Adult

Teen/YA new release! Nic, a whip-smart fourteen-year-old cowgirl from rural Colorado, longs to grow up quickly and be somebody. When a summer tragedy spirals out of control, Nic blames the curse of the late Comanche Chief Greenhorn—also a teen—who similarly is devastated when his tribe and homeland are taken. Through Nic and Chief Greenhorn’s intertwined paths, adversity, redemption, and grace are discovered. Who do you become if you lose everything? "Compelling, unexpected, and thoroughly engrossing." ~Midwest Book Review. 5.0 stars, 50 ratings. From $4.99 SHOP NOW


FREE - ABC Amazing Book of Crystals by Brenda DeHaan

Children and Young Adult

Captures the attention of readers and rock lovers of all levels! Young readers can practice tracing letters in cyber-sand while readers of all ages can learn the names of almost 200 gorgeous stones. Find your favorites as you scroll through the alphabet of rocks and minerals. If you are starting your rock collection or want to see examples of special stones, this book will help you identify crystals in every color of the rainbow. FREE - SHOP NOW


Frederick Fly-Catcher by Helen C. Johannes

Children and Young Adult

"A fun adventure that was a hit with my nine-year-old!" ~5-star Amazon review. What happens when Frederick, a champion fly-catcher, is confronted with a human? After all, humans are dangerous! And worse, this human is carrying a thing of troublesome, powerful magic. What if Frederick can’t get it to stop? "Children of all ages will love this one for its adventure and for the animals that talk." ~N.N. Light Book Heaven 2020 Book Award Winner. A middle grade chapter book with 16 chapters. 4.6 stars, 8 ratings. From $0.99 SHOP NOW


A Penguin's Quest by Scott McDermott

Children and Young Adult

Take a journey with Ingrid the penguin as she ventures from her home in Antarctica in quest of a discovery that could rock the penguin world. Along the way, meet some surprising and colorful characters, making this a truly engaging adventure about chasing a dream. "An uncommon, spirited picture book in which an unconventional penguin’s daring decisions inspire her friends." ~Foreword Reviews. Hardcover $17.95. SHOP NOW


The Orange Curse by Kristina Kamaeva

Children and Young Adult

"Hop on for a fantastical ride... Inspired by Italian folklore, The Orange Curse contains a healthy dose of magic, mystery, and action that will transport readers to a magical place featuring talking animals, scary sorcerers, brave princes, and much more." ~Readers' Favorite 5-star review. A cursed prince, a girl with terrible luck, a parrot, and a cat set out on a journey to a fairy country to look for three mysterious oranges that will remove a curse. Perfect for fans of Tangled and Ella EnchantedFrom $2.99 SHOP NOW


Allie's Slimy Christmas Adventure by Shawna James and Alexandria James

Children and Young Adult

Mom's Choice Award Gold Medal Winner. What would you do if your house was covered in goo and you found a glowing door that led to the North Pole? Allie Simonson and her best friend Ryan have to deal with that exact situation. When they step through the glowing door, they enter the magical world of the North Pole, where Santa and his elves are facing a sticky situation. Will Allie and Ryan be able to help Santa and the elves, and still make it back home in time for dinner? Or will the goo destroy the North Pole and ruin Christmas for everyone? From $3.95. SHOP NOW


Santa's Early Christmas by Lily Lawson

Children and Young Adult

Last year Santa was hungry and thirsty by the time he delivered all the presents. But when he came home there was no food and drink left! This year Santa decides things are going to be different. "A cute book for young, old, and in between." ~Amazon review. 4.6 stars, 25 ratings on Goodreads. From $0.99. Free via KU. SHOP NOW


FREE - Deluge by Carolyn Watson-Dubisch and Mike Dubisch

Children and Young Adult

Twelve-year-old Laura was just a normal girl from Seattle when her mother decided to move to a mysterious town in the Midwest. The moment they arrive in their new home hundreds of frogs rain from the sky. Her quirky new neighbor has a house full of knickknacks and odd tiny creatures beckoning from the shadows, and there's a terrible curse on the town that makes every summer storm a life-threatening event. Welcome to the town of Deluge. FREE - SHOP NOW


FREE - Three Little Pigs and The Good Wolf by Avery Smart

Children and Young Adult

A contemporary children's book with a straightforward storyline and vibrant illustrations. The classic tale is skillfully retold, offering a fresh perspective on the timeless lesson of resourcefulness and trust. The wolf might not be as bad as what they told you about. FREE - SHOP NOW


Captain Polo’s Christmas Activity Book by Alan J. Hesse

Children and Young Adult

What if there was a way to have family Christmas fun while also learning about a very important subject? Unlike most other Christmas books, this one comes with a strongly focused educational punch: learn what you need to know about climate change and what YOUR family can do about it! "I believe that every school and public library will benefit from this enjoyable activity book. I’m sure this workbook will inspire and entertain children while informing them about the environment too." -Readers Favorite. Includes coloring activities, puzzles, and games. Paperback - Large Print: $18. SHOP NOW


The Magic Christmas Butterfly by Sara Legault

Children and Young Adult

Step into a world of wonder and enchantment. This heartwarming children's book will delight young readers and their families during the holiday season. In the charming town of Evergreen Meadow, the Christmas season is filled with tradition, from the twinkling lights to the fragrant evergreen trees. But this year, something extraordinary is about to happen. Follow the adventure of Buddy, an imaginative and curious butterfly who embarks on a magical journey that will change Evergreen Meadow forever. From $5.99 SHOP NOW


FREE - What Good Luck Bad Luck by Alex Horner

Children and Young Adult

Everyone wants to find a lucky four leaf clover. Will Cain be happy after stealing a petal from the three leaf clovers so he too can have four leaves and be popular with the children? Find out what happens in this hilarious book about acceptance and self-value. 4.2 stars, 71 ratings. FREE - SHOP NOW


The Witch's Veil by B. K. Wellman

Children and Young Adult

Robbie had enough trouble on his hands dealing with bullies. When an evil entity slips through the protective barriers of the town’s rowan trees, the boy and his dog must find a way to stop the witch and her demon-possessed bunnies before they engulf the night. Join Robbie on his hilarious but suspenseful journey for an eerie delight. 4.1 stars, 24 ratings. From $0.99. Free via KU. SHOP NOW


Allie's Howlin' Halloween Adventure by Shawna James & Alexandria R. James

Children and Young Adult

Mom's Choice Award Gold Medal Winner​. A children's Halloween picture book for ages 1-8. The mysterious, creaking house in Allie's neighborhood has always been a source of fear and curiosity. When Allie, her sister Marie, and her best friend Ryan are swept away on a wild Halloween night, they uncover a startling truth about the grouchy man who lives there. Will they survive the night and make it out unscathed, or will they be caught in the midst of a terrifying discovery? 4.8 stars, 11 ratings.​ From $1.99 SHOP NOW


FREE - Bruno and Rufus: The Great Cake Adventure by TaleNest

Children and Young Adult

Join Bruno the bear and Rufus the rabbit on a heartwarming adventure through an enchanted forest, as they learn the true meaning of friendship. Transform reading time into an immersive experience with our interactive adventure story edition. Every page comes alive with captivating voiceovers, whimsical animations, and melodies that will have little feet tapping in delight. FREE - SHOP NOW

 


FREE - Owls Can Dance by Anya Enright

Children and Young Adult

Erin is a determined little owl who dreams of learning how to dance, despite the doubts of others. With the help of her friends, Erin sets out to prove that anything is possible. 4.8 stars, 12 ratings. FREE - SHOP NOW /  


The Winner at Being Me! by Jessica Gold

Children and Young Adult

Everyone has a special talent, but finding it can be a challenge. In The Winner at Being Me, Jessica Gold tells the story of a young boy who is struggling to find something he's good at. His family takes him to try different sports like basketball, baseball, football, and bowling, but he can't seem to find the one he enjoys the most. With the help of his teacher, he discovers that his special talent lies in something he never expected. From $16.99 SHOP NOW


Tales of Splendania: A Heart of Ice by T.O. Griffiths

Children and Young Adult

In an enchanting, captivating, and deeply emotional tale, A Heart of Ice follows the young royal Theosians on their breathtaking journeys of revenge, audacious aspirations, and desire. Perfect for fans of How To Train Your Dragon, Skandar and the Unicorn Thief, and Dragon Mountain, this magical fantasy adventure of whimsy and woe will leave readers of all ages utterly spellbound. Comes equipped with a World Map, Weapon Illustrations, and colorful Location Art throughout, adding to the enthralling tale. From $2.99. Free via KU. SHOP NOW


Malketh and the Undead by David Maruszewski

Children and Young Adult

Raven, Romda, and Ravai are settling into their new knightly duties well. With the Dark Beast defeated, their normal tasks almost seem mundane. Even though villains may be defeated, they may still be around, waiting in the background ready to resurface once again. How do you defeat an army with only three people? A great story for fantasy-loving youth, this adventure will appeal to those who like action and humor in an easy reading environment. From $0.99. Free via KU. SHOP NOW


The Thief and the Historian by Brendan Corbett

Children and Young Adult

Aeda, a gifted Thief, is bound by the commands of the elusive Grey Society. She is reluctant to continue her life of crime but knows no other way to survive. One fateful day, Aeda is tasked with stealing from the Historian Gieral, a member of the legendary order of chroniclers. When their paths cross, Aeda is suddenly torn from the only life she has ever known. Will Aeda be able to rise above her circumstances and find her place in the world? Join her epic quest in this tale of adventure, belonging, and the power of history. From $2.99. Free via KU. SHOP NOW


The Adventures of Rocky and Chippy by Donald Fabacher, MD

Children and Young Adult

The Adventures of Rocky and Chippy is a series of stories between a Duck and a Goat that become good friends and take part in events that teach them self-realization, forgiveness, morals, respect, and fun times with friends. We wanted to bring back reading to children at bedtime with kid friendly material with life lessons and morals. These two characters should put a smile on your face and love in your heart. From $9.99. Free via KU. SHOP NOW


From A to Z Where Could the Alphabet Be? by Joann Cowan

Children and Young Adult

Ms. Gee has promised her kindergarten class a tasty treat if all of them recite the alphabet correctly. But...oh, no! It looks like none of the students will get their delicious treat! They discover that Sebastian doesn’t know the alphabet! Instead of learning it, he’d rather focus on the one activity he thinks is fun. Chloe has a secret that might help. Join Chloe and her diverse, adorable classmates as they learn about teamwork when they unite to help a classmate learn his A-B-Cs. 48 stars, 29 ratings. From $2.99. Free via KU. SHOP NOW