April Children’s Hot Titles

By Amanda Holman | February 6 2018 | Children's

April showers bring… thrilling new books. We have the sequel to Alex & Eliza by Melissa de la Cruz, a new middle grade by Dave Eggers, and a popup of Back to the Future, among others! Check out the rest below.

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978-0-14-242511-4
Sequel to New York Times bestselling author Alison Goodman's acclaimed The Dark Days Club--a smashing combination of Buffy and Jane Austen!
$10.99 US
Apr 24, 2018
5-1/2 x 8-1/4
Paperback
512 Pages
Speak
Age 14 and up
Grade 9 & Up
US, Opn Mkt (no CAN)

978-1-101-99484-9
Recipient of a Newbery Honor, this debut novel from Lauren Wolk is a powerful and thought-provoking coming-of-age story that explores themes of bullying, injustice, and standing up for what's right.
$8.99 US | $11.99 CAN
Apr 03, 2018
5-1/16 x 7-3/4
Paperback
320 Pages
Puffin Books
Age 10 and up
Grade 5 & Up
US, Canada, Open Mkt

978-0-7352-3170-2
A fully illustrated, globe-trotting new middle grade fantasy-adventure series about mythical creatures and their cultures of origin, from the Newbery Honor-winning author of The Inquisitor's Tale.
$14.99 US | $19.99 CAN
Apr 10, 2018
5-1/2 x 8-1/4
Hardcover
192 Pages
Dutton Books for Young Readers
Age 8-12 years
Grades 3-7
World

978-0-399-54464-4
Duty, fate, desire, and destiny collide in this intricately wrought tale, perfect for fans of Sarah J. Maas.
$17.99 US | $23.99 CAN
Apr 10, 2018
5-1/2 x 8-1/4
Hardcover
368 Pages
G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers
Age 14 and up
Grade 9 & Up
US, Canada, Open Mkt

Origins of Evil (A Prequel)
978-0-448-49353-4
Horror queen Danielle Vega finally reveals the sinister mystery of how a teen girl named Brooklyn became the epitome of evil in this terrifying prequel to the series MTV calls "Mean Girls meets The Exorcist."
$10.99 US | $14.99 CAN
Apr 24, 2018
5-1/2 x 8-1/4
Paperback
320 Pages
Razorbill
Age 14 and up
Grade 9 & Up
World

The Alex & Eliza Trilogy
978-1-5247-3965-2
The thrilling romance of young Alexander Hamilton and Eliza Schuyler continues in the sizzling sequel to the New York Times bestselling Alex & Eliza: A Love Story
$18.99 US | $24.99 CAN
Apr 17, 2018
5-1/2 x 8-1/4
Hardcover
384 Pages
G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers
Age 12 and up
Grade 7 & Up
World

The Scented Peach Edition
978-0-451-48079-8
Roald Dahl's beloved tale of friendship and adventure with a tactile new package featuring a fuzzy, flocked peach!
$7.99 US | $10.99 CAN
Apr 10, 2018
5-1/16 x 7-3/4
Paperback
176 Pages
Puffin Books
Age 8-12 years
Grades 3-7
US, Canada, Open Mkt

978-0-399-55051-5
From an author who Amy Tan calls "a gem," this is a witty, highly acclaimed novel that's "part Mean Girls, part Lord of the Flies" (The Bulletin, Starred Review) about navigating life in private school while remaining true to yourself.
$9.99 US
Apr 03, 2018
5-1/2 x 8-1/4
Paperback
352 Pages
Ember
Age 12 and up
Grade 7 & Up
US, Opn Mkt (no CAN)

978-1-101-93474-6
Fans of Girl, Interrupted, Thirteen Reasons Why, and All the Bright Places will love the New York Times bestselling novel Girl in Pieces.
$10.99 US | $14.99 CAN
Apr 10, 2018
5-1/2 x 8-1/4
Paperback
432 Pages
Ember
Age 14 and up
Grade 9 & Up
US, Canada, Open Mkt

978-1-5247-6416-6
Journey to an underground world where adventure awaits and heroes are made in this middle grade novel from the bestselling, Pulitzer-nominated author of The Monk of Mokha and Her Right Foot.
$17.99 US | $23.99 CAN
Apr 24, 2018
6-1/4 x 8
Hardcover
352 Pages
Knopf Books for Young Readers
Age 8-12 years
Grades 3-7
US, Canada, Open Mkt

978-0-385-39187-0
This interactive book may seem to be on your side, reluctant sleeper -- but it's truly a bedtime book in disguise! New from New York Times bestselling author and illustrator Amy Krouse Rosenthal and David Roberts!
$17.99 US | $23.99 CAN
Apr 03, 2018
9 x 9
Hardcover
40 Pages
Random House Books for Young Readers
Age 3-7 years
Preschool - 2
US, Canada, Open Mkt

978-0-553-51038-6
5 Starred Reviews for the book so many kids, teachers, and librarians were waiting for: A companion to the beloved, bestselling, and Newbery-Honoree Turtle in Paradise!
$7.99 US | $10.99 CAN
Apr 10, 2018
5-3/16 x 7-5/8
Paperback
224 Pages
Yearling
Age 8-12 years
Grades 3-7
World

978-0-553-51092-8
The #1 bestselling chapter book series of all time celebrates 25 years with new covers and a new, easy-to-use numbering system!
$5.99 US | $7.99 CAN
Apr 24, 2018
5-3/16 x 7-5/8
Paperback
144 Pages
Random House Books for Young Readers
Age 7-10 years
Grades 2-5
World

978-0-553-53970-7
"Open the cover, fasten your seat belt, and get ready for a rip-roaring ride!" --Ridley Pearson, author of the New York Times bestselling series Kingdom Keepers "Surprising spiritual depth with a hearty helping of monsters and miracles." --Kirkus Reviews
$7.99 US | $10.99 CAN
Apr 03, 2018
5-3/16 x 7-5/8
Paperback
368 Pages
Yearling
Age 8-12 years
Grades 3-7
World

978-0-525-57826-0
AN INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER! "Made for fans of Victoria Aveyard and Sabaa Tahir" (Bustle), Ash Princess is an epic new fantasy about a throne cruelly stolen and a girl who must fight to take it back for her people.
$11.50 US
Apr 24, 2018
5-1/2 x 8-1/4
Paperback
448 Pages
Delacorte Press
Age 12 and up
Grade 7 & Up
US, Canada, Open Mkt
Export Edition

978-0-525-57844-4
The New York Times Bestselling duo behind Nick & Norah's Infinite Playlist and The Twelve Days of Dash & Lily return with twins out to throw the party of a lifetime--or at least the best party of high school!
$11.50 US
Apr 10, 2018
5-1/2 x 8-1/4
Paperback
224 Pages
Knopf Books for Young Readers
Age 12 and up
Grade 7 & Up
US, Canada, Open Mkt
Export Edition

978-0-553-53571-6
From New York Times bestselling author Julie Buxbaum comes a charming and poignant story about two struggling teenagers who find an unexpected connection just when they need it most. For fans of Sophie Kinsella, Jennifer Niven, and Rainbow Rowell.
$9.99 US | $13.99 CAN
Apr 03, 2018
5-1/2 x 8-1/4
Paperback
320 Pages
Ember
Age 12 and up
Grade 7 & Up
US, Canada, Open Mkt

978-0-553-53613-3
"Outrageous hijinks and nonstop hilarity--five-stars!"--Lincoln Peirce, author of the Big Nate series Dive into summer fun with this hilarious, illustrated middle grade series by Chris Grabenstein, New York Times bestselling author of Escape from Mr. Lemoncello's Library and co-author with James Patterson of I Funny, House of Robots and Word of Mouse!
$7.99 US | $10.99 CAN
Apr 03, 2018
5-3/16 x 7-5/8
Paperback
320 Pages
Yearling
Age 8-12 years
Grades 3-7
World

978-0-525-64397-5
From the author of the New York Times bestselling Jedi Academy books comes a hilarious graphic novel series about two cave kids growing up in the Ice Age. Fans of the Big Nate, Diary of a Wimpy Kid, and Terrible Two series won't want to miss it! Now available in paperback!
$7.99 US | $10.99 CAN
Apr 10, 2018
6-1/8 x 8-1/4
Paperback
240 Pages
Yearling
Age 8-12 years
Grades 3-7
World

978-0-525-64398-2
From the author of the New York Times bestselling Jedi Academy books comes book two in the laugh-out-loud graphic novel series about Neanderthal siblings Lucy and Andy. Fans of the Big Nate, Diary of a Wimpy Kid, and Terrible Two series won't want to miss it! Now available in paperback!
$7.99 US | $10.99 CAN
Apr 10, 2018
6-1/8 x 8-1/4
Paperback
224 Pages
Yearling
Age 8-12 years
Grades 3-7
World

978-1-60219-673-5
This delightful and educational board book tours little explorers around the magical city of Agra. Children will discover all of their favorite landmarks and attractions, including Taj Mahal, Mehtab Bagh Gardens, Agra Fort, Jama Masjid, Kinari bazaar, Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah, Rambagh Gardens, Sadar Bazaar, Sikandra, Fatehpur Sikri and more. This book is part of the bestselling Good Night Our World series, which includes hundreds of titles exploring iconic locations and exciting, child-friendly themes. Many of India's most beloved regions are artfully celebrated in these board books designed to soothe children before bedtime while instilling an early appreciation for India's natural and cultural wonders. Each book stars a multicultural group of people visiting the featured area's attractions as rhythmic language guides children through the passage of both a single day and the four seasons while saluting the iconic aspects of each place.
$9.95 US | $9.95 CAN
Jan 01, 2019
6 x 6
Board Book
20 Pages
Good Night Books
Age 0-3 years
Up to Preschool
World

978-1-4012-7953-0
Four graphic novels from the DC SUPER HERO GIRLS line are collected here in this slipcase box set!
$34.99 US | $45.99 CAN
Apr 03, 2018
Boxed Set
DC Comics
Age 8-12 years
Grades 3-7
World

978-1-4263-3006-3
Want to know the who/what/where of the coolest stuff on the planet? Count down with us in this fun picture list book, featuring the 8 most awesome things in over 50 fun categories.
$12.99 US | $17.99 CAN
Apr 10, 2018
8-1/2 x 10-7/8
Paperback
112 Pages
National Geographic Children's Books
Age 8-12 years
Grades 3-7
World except UK/Ireland

978-1-62979-942-1
This classic Hidden Pictures® puzzle collection comes with unique appeal --every puzzle has a hidden banana!
$9.99 US | $13.99 CAN
Apr 10, 2018
7 x 10
Paperback
144 Pages
Highlights Press
Age 6-9 years
Grades 1-4
World

The Classic Illustrated Storybook
978-1-68369-044-3
Great Scott!! The latest in Quirk's series of Pop Classic Picture Books (following HOME ALONE, THE X-FILES, and E.T.) takes readers on a wild time-traveling trip BACK TO THE FUTURE!
$7.99 US
Apr 24, 2018
9 x 11
Paperback
44 Pages
Quirk Books
Age 4-8 years
Preschool - 3
World
Export Edition