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Children's Picture Books - Top 10
DEAR BOY by Paris Rosenthal and Jason Rosenthal. Illustrated by Holly Hatam. (HarperCollins)
Short motivational letters for boys.
WE ARE THE GARDENERS by Joanna Gaines and Kids. Illustrated by Julianna Swaney. (Tommy Nelson)
The Gaines children start a garden and learn life lessons.
THE WONDERFUL THINGS YOU WILL BE by Emily Winfield Martin. (Random House)
A celebration of future possibilities.
DEAR GIRL by Amy Krouse Rosenthal and Paris Rosenthal. Illustrated by Holly Hatam. (HarperCollins)
Letters of affirmation and encouragement for little girls.
DRAGONS LOVE TACOS by Adam Rubin. Illustrated by Daniel Salmieri. (Dial)
What to serve your dragon-guests.
DON'T LET THEM DISAPPEAR by Chelsea Clinton. Illustrated by Gianna Marino. (Philomel)
An introduction to young readers of 12 endangered species.
I WISH YOU MORE by Amy Krouse Rosenthal. Illustrated by Tom Lichtenheld. (Chronicle)
A bounty of good wishes.
THE GOOD EGG by Jory John. Illustrated by Pete Oswald. (HarperCollins)
An egg who is good to others learns to be good to itself.
THE DAY THE CRAYONS QUIT by Drew Daywalt. Illustrated by Oliver Jeffers. (Philomel)
Problems arise when Duncan's crayons revolt.
WE DON'T EAT OUR CLASSMATES! by Ryan T. Higgins. (Disney-Hyperion)
Penelope Rex must control her urge to eat the children in her class.
Children's Middle Grade (Hardcover) - Top 10
DIARY OF AN AWESOME FRIENDLY KID by Jeff Kinney. (Amulet)
Greg's best friend Rowley Jefferson writes his own diary.
KATT VS. DOGG by James Patterson and Chris Grabenstein. Illustrated by Anuki Lopez. (jimmy patterson)
Oscar and Molly call a temporary truce while they try to find their way out of the forest.
WONDER by R.J. Palacio. (Knopf)
A boy with a facial deformity starts school.
REFUGEE by Alan Gratz. (Scholastic)
Three children in three different conflicts look for safe haven.
RUMPLE BUTTERCUP by Matthew Gray Gubler. (Random House)
A little monster, who dwells underground because he thinks that he's weird, finds that he's not alone.
WARRIORS: THE BROKEN CODE: LOST STARS by Erin Hunter. (Harper)
The five warrior clans must survive a bitter leaf-bare season as well as a new threat.
A BEAUTIFUL DAY IN THE NEIGHBORHOOD by Fred Rogers. Illustrated by Luke Flowers. (Quirk)
An illustrated treasury of 75 songs.
MAX AND THE MIDKNIGHTS by Lincoln Peirce. (Crown)
When Maxís uncle Budrick is kidnapped by King Gastley she forms the Midknights to rescue him.
WOMEN IN SCIENCE by Rachel Ignotofsky. (Ten Speed)
Fifty women who have transformed science and technology.
DOG DIARIES by James Patterson with Steven Butler. Illustrated by Richard Watson. (jimmy patterson)
A "Middle School" story told by Rafe's dog, Junior.
Young Adult Books (Hardcover) - Top 10
FIVE FEET APART by Rachael Lippincott with Mikki Daughtry and Tobias Iaconis. (Simon & Schuster)
Stella and Will are in love, but they can't get within five feet of each other.
THE HATE U GIVE by Angie Thomas. (Balzer + Bray)
A 16-year-old girl sees a police officer kill her friend.
ON THE COME UP by Angie Thomas. (Balzer + Bray)
Bri strives to become a hip-hop star despite numerous obstacles.
THE RED SCROLLS OF MAGIC by Cassandra Clare and Wesley Chu. (Margaret K. McElderry)
Magnus and Alec must track down the Crimson Hand cult.
CHILDREN OF BLOOD AND BONE by Tomi Adeyemi. (Holt)
Zťlie fights to restore magic to the land of OrÔsha.
THE FORK, THE WITCH, AND THE WORM by Christopher Paolini with Angela Paolini. (Knopf)
Three stories set in the magical world of AlagaŽsia.
DEAR EVAN HANSEN: THE NOVEL by Val Emmich with Steven Levenson, Benj Pasek & Justin Paul. (Poppy)
When one of Evan's letters to himself is accidentally found on a suicide victim, the victim's family assumes that he was a close friend.
THE FALL OF CRAZY HOUSE by James Patterson and Gabrielle Charbonnet. (jimmy patterson)
Twin sisters Becca and Cassie go up against the United regime.
THE POET X by Elizabeth Acevedo. (HarperTeen)
A coming-of-age story told in verse.
SHOUT by Laurie Halse Anderson. (Viking)
The authorís memoir in free verse.
Children's Series - Top 10
DOG MAN by Dav Pilkey. (Scholastic)
A dog's head is combined with a policemanís body to create this hybrid supercop hound.
DIARY OF A WIMPY KID written and illustrated by Jeff Kinney. (Amulet)
The travails and challenges of adolescence.
HARRY POTTER by J.K. Rowling. (Scholastic)
A wizard hones his conjuring skills in the service of fighting evil.
WHO WAS/IS . . . ? by Jim Gigliotti and others; various illustrators. (Penguin Workshop)
Biographies unlock legendary lives.
CAPTAIN UNDERPANTS written and illustrated by Dav Pilkey. (Scholastic)
Boys and their principal fight evil.
BIG NATE written and illustrated by Lincoln Peirce. (Andrews McMeel/HarperCollins)
Where Nate goes, trouble is sure to follow.
PERCY JACKSON & THE OLYMPIANS by Rick Riordan. (Disney-Hyperion)
A boy battles mythological monsters.
TO ALL THE BOYS I'VE LOVED BEFORE by Jenny Han. (Simon & Schuster)
A girl faces budding love, a widower father and the trials of getting into and ready for college.
DORK DIARIES by Rachel Renťe Russell. (Simon & Schuster)
Nikki Maxwell navigates the halls of middle school.
PHOEBE AND HER UNICORN by Dana Simpson. (Andrews McMeel)
The unlikely friendship between an awkward young girl and an arrogant unicorn.