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    Hitting bookshelves next week are a new "tail" from a bestselling author, a collection of animal pictures ranging from wild to domestic, a high fantasy YA and contemporary realistic romance, a picture book following a family on an evening journey, the return of an award-winning middle grade heroine, and two fractured fairy tales for middle graders.

  • Teen's Self-Published Book on Bullying Picked Up by Scholastic

    When Aija Mayrock self-published 'The Survival Guide to Bullying,' she didn't know at the time that it would not only attract the attention of kids across America, but of publishers as well.

  • Rights Report: Week of June 29, 2015

    New deals for Aditi Khorana Noelle Stevenson & Todd Casey, Andrew Lane, Bethany Wiggins, Jennifer Rush, and Jacob Sager Weinstein.

  • 'Book Scavenger' Has Readers on the Hunt

    As ALA approaches in San Francisco, Macmillan is rolling out a unique marketing campaign to draw attention to Jennifer Chambliss Bertman's debut middle grade novel 'Book Scavenger.'

  • Hot Off the Presses: Week of June 29, 2015

    Books hitting shelves next week include nonfiction for teens from an award-winning author, three picture books, the follow-up to a bestselling middle-grade series, the latest from a classic children's author, a teen's take on bullying, and a YA that melds realism and fantasy.

  • Rights Report: Week of June 22, 2015

    New deals for Tara Sim, Sherman Alexie & Yuyi Morales, Aisha Saeed, Frank L. Cole, Jennifer Roy, and Sherri Duskey Rinker.

  • Hot Off the Presses: Week of June 22, 2015

    Hitting bookshelves next week are some familiar characters in early reader formats, the latest middle grade for reluctant readers by a bestselling author, a gritty realistic YA novel, a trip to a weird school, high fantasy adventures for teens, and nonfiction from notable authors.

  • Galley Talk: 'The Accident Season'

    Amy Oelkers, events and marketing manager for Red Balloon Bookshop in St. Paul, Minn., recommends 'The Accident Season' a debut novel from Irish author Moïra Fowley-Doyle, pitched as a cross between 'We Were Liars' and 'How I Live Now.'

  • New Series from ‘Dork Diaries’ Author Rachel Renée Russell

    On the heels of her bestselling Dork Diaries books—the series boasts 20 million copies in print worldwide—Rachel Renée Russell is preparing to launch the Misadventures of Max Crumbly, a new series from Aladdin Books.

  • Cover Reveal: 'Pax'

    The title character of Sara Pennypacker's forthcoming novel, 'Pax,' takes center stage on the cover, illustrated by Caldecott Medalist Jon Klassen and just revealed by HarperCollins.

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