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Guess Again!
By Mac Barnett
Illustrated by Adam Rex
Simon & Schuster
ISBN: 9781416955665
$16.99
Grades K-2
In Stores

*Best New Books*

Review copy provided by the publisher.

This book is nominated for a 2009 Cybils award.

See how the cover for Guess Again! was designed on Adam Rex’s blog.

Also reviewed by Kids Lit, A Year of Reading, Pink Me, Muddy Puddle Musings.

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The Storm in the Barn
By Matt Phelan
Candlewick Press
ISBN: 9780763636180
$24.99
Grades 5-7
In Stores

*Recommended*

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Also reviewed by A Fuse #8 Production, Becky’s Book Reviews, educating alice.

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The Lion & the Mouse
By Jerry Pinkney
Little, Brown
ISBN: 9780316013567
$16.99
Grades K-2
In Stores
Review copy provided by publisher

*Best New Books*

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Also reviewed by Bookends, A Fuse #8 Production, Pink Me.

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Stitches: A Memoir
By David Small
W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 9780393068573
$24.95
YA/Adult
In Stores Sept. 8, 2009

*Best New Books*

Note: This isn’t a book for kids. Then why is it here, you ask? It was created by children’s lit legend David Small, making it sort of fall within the parameters of 100 Scope Notes. Just a heads up to the children’s librarians/booksellers/parents out there.

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Watch the outstanding book trailer for Stitches (caution: it contains spoilers):

Visit the Stitches website.

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The Dunderheads
By Paul Fleischman
Illustrated by David Roberts
Candlewick Press
ISBN: 9780763624989
$16.99
Grades 1-3
In Stores

*Best New Books*

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Also reviewed by books4yourkids.

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Roadwork
By Sally Sutton
Illustrated by Brian Lovelock
Candlewick Press
ISBN: 9780763639129
$15.99
Grades PreK-1
In Stores

*Best New Books*

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Also reviewed by The Book Chook.

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My Unwilling Witch Goes to Ballet School (Rumblewick’s Diary #1)
By Hiawyn Oram
Illustrated by Sarah Warburton
Little, Brown
ISBN: 9780316034722
$9.99
Grades 2-4
In Stores May 1, 2009

*Recommended*

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Benny and Penny in The Big No-No!
By Geoffrey Hayes
TOON Books (RAW Junior)
ISBN: 9780979923890
$12.95
Grades K-2
In Stores May 5, 2009

*Recommended*

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Visit the TOON Books website.

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The Imaginary Garden
By Andrew Larsen
Illustrated by Irene Luxbacher
Kids Can Press
ISBN: 9781554532797
$16.95
Grades K-2
In Stores March 1, 2009

*Recommended*

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Keep On! The Story of Matthew Henson, Co-Discoverer of the North Pole
By Deborah Hopkinson
Illustrated by Stephen Alcorn
Peachtree Publishers
ISBN: 9781561454730
$17.95
Grades 1-3
In Stores

*Recommended*

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Check out the Nonfiction Monday roundup at Picture Book of the Day.

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