- The On-Sale Calendar: September 2021 Children's Books
Rice (Disney Press, $12.99; ISBN 978-1-368-07047-8). 75,000 copies.Amelia Bedelia & Friends Blast Off (Amelia Bedelia & Friends #6) by Herman Parish, illus. by Lynne Avril (Greenwillow, $5.99 paperback; ISBN 978-0-06-296192-1). 75,000 copies.Before We
- Apple Books Category Bestsellers, June 13, 2021
The Bear and the Nightingale by Katherine Arden - 9781101885949 - (Random House Publishing Group) 20.
- The Missing Pairs
After some misguided help from Bear (who thinks they want “pears”), the group stumbles on a floppy-eared dachshund who’s been stashing the stuff in front of its doghouse—and if readers begin again at the book’s opening pages, they’ll see the serial snatching unfold.
- Meadowlark: A Coming-Of-Age Crime Story
But just after another guard gives Cooper a rundown on the characters in lockup—including Red, a bear-sized albino who has it in for Jack—a riot breaks out.
- Q & A with Jawad Arash and Trent Reedy
I would like to take a moment to thank the Afghan people for bearing with us as we bumbled along in those early tours.
- New Kids' and YA Books: Week of June 14, 2021
When Bear Cub finds a pair of tighty-whities hanging on a tree limb, “No name.
- Reading with Olympia and Ira: Two Under Two!
Olympia, now well over a year old, continues to love reading, especially when it features her go-to characters—Good Night, Curious George, Gossie (especially BooBoo, who loves bubbles, one of her favorite words), Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?
- Senator Klobuchar Advocates Against Amazon, Other Monopolies
Klobuchar called that another “game changer,” noting that currently the government bears that burden of proof.
- Apple Books Category Bestsellers, June 6, 2021
The Eon Series by Greg Bear - 9781504045452 - (Open Road Media) 14.
- Rights Report: Week of June 7, 2021
Ruta Rimas at Razorbill has acquired North American and audio rights for All My Rage by bestselling author Sabaa Tahir (An Ember in the Ashes).
- Woman in Shadow
Questionable events ensue: an art room is trashed; some sardines are left suspiciously near the resort’s outdoor classroom, which draws the attention of a bear; a resort guest fatally falls onto a pitchfork.
- What Fresh Hell Is This?: Perimenopause, Menopause, Other Indignities, and You
The author’s easy and encouraging approach is empowering, and humor is sprinkled throughout: “Perimenopause without realistic expectations or preparation can bear an embarrassing resemblance to the epically terrible movie Castaway.”
- Rights Report: Week of May 31, 2021
Megan Ilnitzki at HarperCollins has won, at auction, world rights to Adoptee to Adoptee, edited by Shannon Gibney (l.)
- No More Words
Josh, who has difficulty speaking and bears a surgical scar on his skull indicating that he may have had a serious head injury, uses drawings to convey to Olivia that something bad has happened to his mother.
- Long Distance
Boldly colored, expressive digital illustrations by Gardner (Becoming RBG) particularly stand out when depicting holographic bears and special camp vans; helpful inset diagrams throughout offer information on scientific concepts and instruments.