The Best Kids, Children’s, and Youth Books of 2019 (A Year-End List Aggregation)

“What are the best Kids, Children’s, and Youth books released in 2019?” We looked at 786 of the top Kids, Children’s, and Youth books, aggregating and ranking them so we could answer that very question!

The top 26 books, all appearing on 4 or more “Best Kids, Children’s, and Youth” book lists, are ranked below by how many times they appear. The remaining 725+ titles, as well as the sources we used, are in alphabetical order on the bottom of the page.

Our other Best Of 2019 Articles:

Our Other Years: 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015

Happy Scrolling!



Top 26 Best Kids, Children’s, and Youth Books From 2019



26 .) A Stone Sat Still written by Brendan Wenzel

A Stone Sat Still

Lists It Appears On:

  • Amazon 2
  • Amazon 8
  • Publishers Weekly
  • King County Library System

In this moving companion to the Caldecott Honor–winning They All Saw a Cat, Brendan Wenzel tells the story of a seemingly ordinary stone. But it isn’t just a stone—to the animals that use it, it’s a resting place, a kitchen, a safe haven…even an entire w



25 .) Best Friends (Real Friends) written by Shannon Hale and LeUyen Pham

Best Friends (Real Friends)

Lists It Appears On:

  • NPR
  • Amazon 4
  • Amazon 8
  • Today

Shannon Hale



24 .) Beverly, Right Here written by Kate DiCamillo

Beverly, Right Here

Lists It Appears On:

  • Sommer Reading
  • Amazon 4
  • Today
  • Christian Science Monitor

Kate DiCamillo



23 .) Good Night, Little Blue Truck written by Alice Schertle and Jill McElmurr

Good Night, Little Blue Truck

Lists It Appears On:

  • Amazon 2
  • Amazon 8
  • Indigo
  • Mastermind Toys

Alice Schertle



22 .) Just Because written by Mac Barnett and Isabelle Arsenault

Just Because

Lists It Appears On:

  • Amazon 2
  • Amazon 6
  • Today
  • New York Times/New York Public Library

Mac Barnett



21 .) Stargazing written by Jen Wang

Stargazing

Lists It Appears On:

  • Readings
  • Shelf Awareness
  • Raleigh News and Observer
  • NPR

Jen Wang



20 .) Sulwe written by Lupita Nyong’o; art by Vashti Harrison

Sulwe

Lists It Appears On:

  • Amazon 2
  • Amazon 8
  • Indigo
  • USA Today

Lupita Nyong’o



19 .) The Boring Book written by Shinsuke Yoshitak

The Boring Book

Lists It Appears On:

  • Kirkus Reviews
  • New York Times/New York Public Library
  • Amazon 3
  • Amazon 9

Shinsuke Yoshitake



18 .) The Pigeon HAS to Go to School! written by Mo Willems

The Pigeon HAS to Go to School!

Lists It Appears On:

  • Amazon 2
  • Amazon 8
  • Amazon 9
  • Today

Mo Willems



17 .) Wrecking Ball (Diary of a Wimpy Kid Book 14) written by Jeff Kinney

Wrecking Ball (Diary of a Wimpy Kid Book 14)

Lists It Appears On:

  • Amazon 4
  • Amazon 8
  • Amazon 9
  • Indigo

Jeff Kinney



16 .) My Papi Has A Motorcycle written by Isabel Quintero

My Papi Has A Motorcycle

Lists It Appears On:

  • Publishers Weekly
  • King County Library System
  • New York Public Library
  • Parents
  • NPR

Isabel Quintero



15 .) Saturday written by Oge More

Saturday

Lists It Appears On:

  • Amazon 2
  • Publishers Weekly
  • Parents
  • BookPeople
  • Sommer Reading

In this warm and tender story by the Caldecott Honor-winning creator of Thank You, Omu!, join a mother and daughter on an up-and-down journey that reminds them of what’s best about Saturdays: precious time together. Today would be special. Today would be s



14 .) Sofia Valdez, Future Prez (The Questioneers) written by Andrea Beaty and David Roberts

Sofia Valdez, Future Prez (The Questioneers)

Lists It Appears On:

  • Mastermind Toys
  • Amazon 3
  • Amazon 8
  • Amazon 9
  • Indigo

Andrea Beaty



13 .) The Good Egg written by Jory John

The Good Egg

Lists It Appears On:

  • Amazon 2
  • Amazon 8
  • Amazon 9
  • Indigo
  • NPR

Jory John



12 .) The Tyrant’s Tomb (The Trials of Apollo, Book Four) written by Rick Riordan

The Tyrant's Tomb (The Trials of Apollo, Book Four)

Lists It Appears On:

  • Goodreads
  • Amazon 4
  • Amazon 5
  • Amazon 8
  • Indigo

Rick Riordan



11 .) Another written by Christian Robinson

Another

Lists It Appears On:

  • Publishers Weekly
  • King County Library System
  • New York Public Library
  • New York Times/New York Public Library
  • NPR
  • New Zealand Listener

Christian Robinson



10 .) Fry Bread: A Native American Family Story written by Kevin Noble Malliard

Fry Bread: A Native American Family Story

Lists It Appears On:

  • Sommer Reading
  • Amazon 2
  • Publishers Weekly
  • Shelf Awareness
  • Christian Science Monitor
  • NPR

Kevin Noble Maillard



9.) Pay Attention, Carter Jones written by Gary Schmidt

Pay Attention, Carter Jones

Lists It Appears On:

  • Amazon 4
  • King County Library System
  • New York Public Library
  • Parents
  • Raleigh News and Observer
  • BookPeople

Gary D. Schmidt



8.) Pokko and the Drum written by Matthew Forsythe

Pokko and the Drum

Lists It Appears On:

  • Amazon 2
  • Publishers Weekly
  • Today
  • New York Public Library
  • NPR
  • BookPeople

Matthew Forsythe



7.) The Fate of Fausto written by Oliver Jeffers

The Fate of Fausto

Lists It Appears On:

  • Guardian
  • Indigo
  • TIME
  • Chicago Public Library 2
  • Raleigh News and Observer
  • New Zealand Listener

Oliver Jeffers



6.) The Undefeated written by Kwame Alexander and Kadir Nelson

The Undefeated

Lists It Appears On:

  • Amazon
  • Publishers Weekly
  • Today
  • King County Library System
  • Raleigh News and Observer
  • NPR

Kwame Alexander



5.) Guts written by Raina Telgemeier

Guts

Lists It Appears On:

  • Amazon 4
  • Amazon 8
  • Indigo
  • TIME
  • Today
  • Goodreads
  • NPR

Raina Telgemeier



4.) Look Both Ways: A Tale Told in Ten Blocks written by Jason Reynolds

Look Both Ways: A Tale Told in Ten Blocks

Lists It Appears On:

  • Amazon 4
  • Amazon 9
  • TIME
  • Today
  • Washington Post
  • NPR
  • Sommer Reading

Jason Reynolds



3.) Other Words For Home written by Jasmine Warga

Other Words For Home

Lists It Appears On:

  • King County Library System
  • New York Public Library
  • Parents
  • Raleigh News and Observer
  • NPR
  • BookPeople
  • Sommer Reading

Jasmine Warga



2.) New Kid written by Jerry Craft

New Kid

Lists It Appears On:

  • Amazon 4
  • Indigo
  • Shelf Awareness
  • Today
  • Goodreads
  • King County Library System
  • New York Public Library
  • Washington Post

Jerry Craft



1.) Small In The City written by Sydney Smith

Small In The City

Lists It Appears On:

  • Publishers Weekly
  • Shelf Awareness
  • New York Times/New York Public Library
  • Raleigh News and Observer
  • Washington Post
  • NPR
  • New Zealand Listener
  • Sommer Reading

On a snowy day in a big city, a little boy hops off a streetcar and walks through downtown, between office buildings, through parks and down busy streets. Along the way, he provides helpful tips about which alleys make good shortcuts, which trees to climb




The 725+ Additional Best Kids, Children’s, and Youth Books Released In 2019



# Books Authors Lists
27 ¡Vamos! Let’s Go to the Market! Raúl the Third
King County Library System
      Today
      BookPeople
28 Allies   Amazon 4
      Amazon 5
      Amazon 8
29 Bone Talk Candy Gourlay Five Books
      NBC News
     
Washington Post
30 Camp Tiger  
Shelf Awareness
     
New York Public Library
     
Washington Post
31 Dear Sweet Pea Julie Murphy Amazon 4
      Indigo
     
Sommer Reading
32
Dog Man: For Whom the Ball Rolls: From the Creator of Captain Underpants (Dog Man #7)
  Amazon 3
      Amazon 8
      Indigo
33 Dr. Seuss’s Horse Museum Dr. Seuss; art by Andrew Joyner
Smithsonian Magazine
      Amazon 3
      USA Today
34 Home in the Woods Eliza Wheeler
Raleigh News and Observer
      NPR
     
Sommer Reading
35 How Do You Dance? Thyra Heder Amazon 2
      Amazon 9
      NPR
36 Narwhal’s Otter Friend (A Narwhal and Jelly Book #4)   Amazon 3
      Amazon 9
      Indigo
37 Pie In The Sky Remy Lai
New York Public Library
      Parents
      NPR
38 Rumple Buttercup: A Story Of Bananas, Belonging, And Being Yourself Matthew Gray Gubler Amazon 3
      Amazon 9
      NPR
39 Share Your Smile: Raina’s Guide to Telling Your Own Story   Amazon
      Amazon 6
      Amazon 8
40 The Dog Who Lost His Bark Eoin Colfer Amazon 3
      Parents
     
Sommer Reading
41 The Important Thing About Margaret Wise Brown   Amazon
     
Publishers Weekly
     
New York Public Library
42 The Scarecrow Beth Ferry & the Fan Brothers Amazon 2
     
Raleigh News and Observer
     
Sommer Reading
43 This Is Baby Jimmy Fallon; art by Miguel Ordóñez Amazon 9
      USA Today
     
Raleigh News and Observer
44 This Was Our Pact Ryan Andrews Parents
      NPR
      BookPeople
45 Tristan Strong Punches a Hole in the Sky (Tristan Strong (1)) Kwame Mbalia BookPeople
      Amazon 4
      Amazon 5
46 Truman Jean Reidy Amazon 2
      Amazon 9
      NPR
47 White Bird: A Wonder Story R.J. Palacio Amazon 4
      Today
     
New York Public Library
48 Who Wet My Pants? Bob Shea
Publishers Weekly
     
King County Library System
      NPR
49 Beneath the Bed and Other Scary Stories  
Chicago Public Library 2
     
New York Public Library
50 Bernard Pepperlin Cara Hoffman
Chicago Public Library 2
     
Sommer Reading
51 Birdsong  
Publishers Weekly
     
Kirkus Reviews
52 Bloom: A Story of Fashion Designer Elsa Schiaparelli   Guardian
     
Essentially a Nerd
53 Crab Cake: Turning the Tide Together  
Publishers Weekly
     
New York Public Library
54 Dinosnores Susan Boynton Indigo
     
Sommer Reading
55 Dragon Pearl   Goodreads
     
King County Library System
56
Endangered Operation (Carmen Sandiego Chase-Your-Own Capers)
  Amazon 3
      Amazon 5
57 Farmblock   Amazon 6
      Indigo
58 Frank and Bean Jamie Michalak Amazon 3
     
Sommer Reading
59 Giraffes Can’t Dance   Daily Mail
     
Mama Missions
60 Gittel’s Journey: An Ellis Island Story  
New York Public Library
     
Washington Post
61 Good Boy Mal Peet
Chicago Public Library 2
     
New Zealand Listener
62 Harry Potter And The Goblet Of Fire: Illustrated Edition JK Rowling
New Zealand Listener
      Indigo
63 Hey, Water!  
King County Library System
     
New York Public Library
64 Hidden Wonders (Lonely Planet Kids)   Amazon
      Amazon 5
65 High Five Adam Rubin and Daniel Salmieri Parents
      Today
66 Home Alone 2: Lost in New York  
Mastermind Toys
      Indigo
67 How to Read a Book   Amazon 6
     
Kirkus Reviews
68 Hurricane Season  
Essentially a Nerd
     
City of Asylum Bookstore
69 I Can Make This Promise Christine Day NPR
     
Sommer Reading
70 I Miss My Grandpa Jin Xiaojing NBC News
     
New York Times/New York Public Library
71 I Want a Dog Jon Agee
Sommer Reading
     
City of Asylum Bookstore
72 Infinite Hope: A Black Artist’s Journey from World War II to Peace   Amazon
     
Shelf Awareness
73 It Feels Good to Be Yourself: A Book About Gender Identity  
Kirkus Reviews
     
New York Public Library
74 Lalani of the Distant Sea  
City of Asylum Bookstore
     
Shelf Awareness
75 Love From A to Z S.K. Ali NBC News
     
Shelf Awareness
76 Lubna and Pebble Wendy Meddour TIME
     
Raleigh News and Observer
77 Max and the Midknights  
Chicago Public Library 2
     
New York Public Library
78 Monkey on the Run Leo Timmers
New York Times/New York Public Library
     
New Zealand Listener
79 Mophead: How Your Difference Makes a Difference Selina Tusitala Marsh
New Zealand Listener
      The Spinoff
80 More to the Story Hena Khan
City of Asylum Bookstore
      NBC News
81 Moth: An Evolution Story  
Shelf Awareness
     
New York Public Library
82 My Beijing: Four Stories of Everyday Wonder  
Essentially a Nerd
      Readings
83 My First Words in Māori Stacey Morrison with Ali Teo and John O’Reilly
New Zealand Listener
      The Spinoff
84 My Footprints  
Chicago Public Library 2
     
King County Library System
85 On the Come Up Angie Thomas
Shelf Awareness
      TIME
86 One Fox: A Counting Book Thriller  
New York Public Library
     
Raleigh News and Observer
87 Oscar the Octopus: A Book About the Months of the Year   Amazon 6
      Indigo
88 Paper Son: The Inspiring Story of Tyrus Wong, Immigrant and Artist Julie Leung and illustrated by Chris Sasaki NBC News
     
Christian Science Monitor
89 Patron Saints of Nothing Randy Ribay NBC News
     
Raleigh News and Observer
90 Pet Akwaeke Emezi
City of Asylum Bookstore
      TIME
91 Photographic: The Life of Graciela Iturbide  
Essentially a Nerd
     
Essentially a Nerd
92 Pilu of the Woods  
King County Library System
      NBC News
93 Planting Stories: The Life of Librarian and Storyteller Pura Belpre  
New York Public Library
     
Smithsonian Magazine
94 Please Don’t Eat Me   Amazon 2
      Amazon 9
95
Press Here (Baby Board Book, Learning to Read Book, Toddler Board Book, Interactive Book for Kids)
  Amazon 6
      Amazon 8
96 Rebound Kwame Alexander Five Books
     
Essentially a Nerd
97 River  
Publishers Weekly
     
Washington Post
98 Sal and Gabi Break the Universe  
King County Library System
     
Raleigh News and Observer
99 Serafina and the Seven Stars (The Serafina Series Book 4)   Amazon 4
      Amazon 5
100 Sharon, Lois And Bram’s Skinnamarink  
Mastermind Toys
      Indigo
101 Shout Laurie Halse Anderson
Shelf Awareness
      TIME
102 Silly Lullaby (Boynton on Board (Sandra Boynton Board Books))   Amazon 6
      Amazon 9
103 Sounds Like Christmas   Indigo
     
Mastermind Toys
104 Strange Birds Celia Perez
Sommer Reading
     
Washington Post
105 Tallulah the Tooth Fairy CEO   Amazon 3
     
King County Library System
106 THE ADVENTURES OF TUPAIA Courtney Sina Meredith
New Zealand Listener
      The Spinoff
107 The Bridge Home  
New York Public Library
     
Washington Post
108 The Cat From Muzzle: a high-country cat’s incredible walk home, Sally Sutton & Scott Tulloch
New Zealand Listener
      The Spinoff
109 The Crayons’ Christmas   Indigo
     
Mastermind Toys
110 The Day You Began  
Essentially a Nerd
     
Essentially a Nerd
111 The Farmer  
New York Public Library
     
New York Times/New York Public Library
112 The Good Thieves Katherine Rundell Guardian
     
New Zealand Listener
113 The Hippo at the End of the Hall   Amazon 3
      Amazon 5
114 The Last Last-Day-of-Summer Lamar Giles TIME
      NPR
115 The Marrow Thieves Cherie Dimaline
Essentially a Nerd
      Today
116 The Moon Within Aida Salazar
New York Public Library
      NPR
117 The Neighbors   Amazon 6
     
New York Public Library
118 The Next Great Paulie Fink  
New York Public Library
      Parents
119 The Poet X Elizabeth Acevedo Five Books
     
Essentially a Nerd
120 The Prince and the Dressmaker  
Essentially a Nerd
     
Washington Post
121 The Proudest Blue: A Story of Hijab and Family Ibtihaj Muhammad and S.K. Ali Amazon 3
      NPR
122 The Remarkable Journey of Coyote Sunrise   Amazon 4
      Goodreads
123 The Secret Commonwealth Philip Pullman Guardian
     
New Zealand Listener
124 The Wonders of Nature   Amazon
      Indigo
125 The Year We Fell from Space Amy Sarig King
New Zealand Listener
     
Sommer Reading
126 Thirteen Doorways, Wolves Behind Them All Laura Ruby
Shelf Awareness
      Today
127
Three Cheers for Kid McGear!: (Family Read Aloud Books, Construction Books for Kids, Children’s New Experiences Books, Stories in Verse)
  Amazon 2
      Amazon 8
128
Tiny T. Rex and the Impossible Hug (Dinosaur Books, Dinosaur Books for Kids, Dinosaur Picture Books, Read Aloud Family Books, Books for Young Children)
  Amazon 2
     
City of Asylum Bookstore
129
United Tastes of America: An Atlas of Food Facts & Recipes from Every State!
  Amazon
     
Smithsonian Magazine
130 Who is the Mystery Reader? (Unlimited Squirrels)   Amazon 3
      Amazon 9
131 WILDLIFE OF AOTEAROA Gavin Bishop
New Zealand Listener
      The Spinoff
132 With the Fire on High Elizabeth Acevedo TIME
      Today
133 ¡Los zombis no comen verduras!  
New York Public Library
134 ¡Todos a celebrar! A Hispanic Customs & Traditions Alphabet Book  
Essentially a Nerd
135 ¿De dónde eres?  
New York Public Library
136 #NotYourPrincess: Voices of Native American Women  
Essentially a Nerd
137 100 Things to Know About Numbers, Computers & Coding Alex Frith
Five Books 2
138 1919: The Year That Changed America  
Washington Post
139 A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood: The Poetry of Mister Rogers  
Smithsonian Magazine
140 A Big Bed for Little Snow (Hardcover)  
City of Asylum Bookstore
141 A Big Mooncake for Little Star  
Essentially a Nerd
142
A Crystal of Time (The School for Good and Evil: The Camelot Years, #2)
  Goodreads
143 A DIFFERENT LAND Paul Jennings
New Zealand Listener
144 A Different Pond   Readings
145 A Few Red Drops: The Chicago Race Riot of 1919  
Essentially a Nerd
146 A Gift from Abuela  
Essentially a Nerd
147 A Girl Like That  
Essentially a Nerd
148 A Good Kind Of Trouble Lisa Moore Ramée NPR
149 A Heart Is A Body In the World  
Essentially a Nerd
150 A Is For Audra: Broadway’s Leading Ladies From A To Z John Robert Allman NPR
151 A Kite for Moon   Parents
152
A Lady Has the Floor: Belva Lockwood Speaks Out For Women’s Rights
 
Essentially a Nerd
153 A Million Dots  
New York Times/New York Public Library
154 A New Home  
New York Public Library
155 A People’s History of Heaven  
Essentially a Nerd
156 A Pinx Video Mystery  
Essentially a Nerd
157 A Place to Belong  
King County Library System
158
A Place to Land: Martin Luther King Jr. and the Speech That Inspired a Nation
 
Publishers Weekly
159 A Race Around the World  
Christian Science Monitor
160 A Skinful of Shadows Frances Hardinge Five Books
161 A Study in Honor: A Novel  
Essentially a Nerd
162 A Tale of Magic…   Indigo
163 A Wild Child’s Guide to Endangered Animals  
Smithsonian Magazine
164 A Wolf Called Wander  
King County Library System
165 Akissi: Tales of Mischief   Readings
166 All Aboard! The Airport Train   Parents
167 All Are Welcome  
Essentially a Nerd
168 All Around Us  
Essentially a Nerd
169
All In A Drop: How Antony van Leeuwenhoek Discovered an Invisible World
 
New York Public Library
170 All the Impossible Things  
New York Public Library
171 All The Stars Denied  
Essentially a Nerd
172 All Three Stooges  
Essentially a Nerd
173 All-of-a-Kind Family Hanukkah  
Essentially a Nerd
174 Alma and How She Got Her Name  
Essentially a Nerd
175 Amal Unbound  
Essentially a Nerd
176
America Border Culture Dreamer: The Young Immigrant Experience from A-Z
 
Essentially a Nerd
177 American Panda  
Essentially a Nerd
178 Amreekiya  
Essentially a Nerd
179 An American Marriage  
Essentially a Nerd
180 An Elephant & Piggie Biggie Volume 2!   Indigo
181 Animal Village  
Essentially a Nerd
182 ANNA AT WAR Helen Peters
New Zealand Listener
183 Anne’s Kindred Spirits: Inspired By Anne Of Green Gables   Indigo
184 Apple and Annie, the Hamster Duo  
Chicago Public Library 2
185 Aroha’s Way: a children’s guide through emotions Craig Phillips The Spinoff
186 Aru Shah and the Song of Death (Pandava Quartet, #2)   Goodreads
187 As Good As True  
Essentially a Nerd
188 As the Crow Flies  
Essentially a Nerd
189
As You Like It: The Gerald Kraak Anthology African Perspectives on Gender, Social Justice, and Sexuality
 
Essentially a Nerd
190 Astro Girl,  
Raleigh News and Observer
191
AstroNuts Mission One: The Plant Planet: (Children’s Environment Books, Unique Children’s Series, Children’s Action and Adventure Graphic Novels, Emergent Readers Chapter Books)
  Amazon 3
192 Astrophysics For Young People In A Hurry   Indigo
193
Attucks! Oscar Robertson and the Basketball Team that Awakened A City
 
Essentially a Nerd
194 Aunt Luce’s Talking Paintings  
Essentially a Nerd
195 B Is for Baby  
King County Library System
196 Baby Loves Aerospace Engineering!  
Mama Missions
197 Balarama’s Story: An Elephant’s Journey  
Essentially a Nerd
198 Balto and the Race Against Time  
New York Public Library
199 Bear Came Along Richard T. Morris
Sommer Reading
200
Bear is Awake! By Hannah Harrison (An alphabet book and a delightful story!)
 
Sommer Reading
201 Beast Rider  
New York Public Library
202 Becoming  
Essentially a Nerd
203 Becoming RBG: Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s Journey to Justice  
Raleigh News and Observer
204 Bedtime for Baby Shark: Doo Doo Doo Doo Doo Doo  
Mastermind Toys
205 Beowulf for Cretins: A Love Story  
Essentially a Nerd
206 Betty Before X  
Essentially a Nerd
207 Betty the Bearded Dragon  
Chicago Public Library 2
208
Between the Lines: How Ernie Barnes Went from the Football Field to the Art Gallery
 
Essentially a Nerd
209 Big Mouth Elizabeth  
Chicago Public Library 2
210 Big Nate: Hug It Out!   Indigo
211 Bingo Love  
Essentially a Nerd
212 Black Bear Red Fox  
Essentially a Nerd
213
Black Fortunes: The Story of the First Six African Americans Who Escaped Slavery and Became Millionaires
 
Essentially a Nerd
214 Black Girl Magic  
Essentially a Nerd
215 Blood Water Paint  
Essentially a Nerd
216 Bone Hollow  
New York Public Library
217 Boy-Crazy Stacey (The Baby-Sitters Club Graphic Novel #7)   Readings
218 Brave Ballerina: The Story of Janet Collins  
New York Public Library
219 Brave Jane Austen: Reader, Writer, Author, Rebel  
Essentially a Nerd
220
Broad Band: The Untold Story of the Women Who Made the Internet
 
Essentially a Nerd
221 Bronze and Sunflower  
Washington Post
222 Bruce’s Big Storm Ryan T. Higgins NPR
223 Builder Brothers: Better Together   Indigo
224 Buried Beneath the Baobob Tree  
Essentially a Nerd
225 Buttons the Kitten  
Chicago Public Library 2
226
Calling All Witches! The Girls Who Left Their Mark on the Wizarding World…
  Indigo
227
Can You Crack The Code?: A Fascinating History Of Ciphers and Cryptography
 
New York Public Library
228 Captain Rosalie  
New York Public Library
229 Captain Underpants #8: Captain Underpants and…   Indigo
230 Caramela  
Essentially a Nerd
231 Carl and the Meaning of Life  
New York Public Library
232 Carlos Santana: Sound of the Heart, Song of the World  
Essentially a Nerd
233 Carmela Full of Wishes  
Essentially a Nerd
234 Carter Reads the Newspaper  
New York Public Library
235 Caster Elsie Chapman NBC News
236 Caterpillar Summer   Parents
237 Cerca  
Chicago Public Library
238 Chapter Two is Missing   Amazon 3
239 Charlie & Mouse Laurel Snyder
Sommer Reading
240 Cheshire Crossing   Readings
241 Chick and Brain: Smell My Foot! Cece Bell Today
242 Child of Glass  
New York Times/New York Public Library
243 Child of the Dream: A Memoir of 1963  
Christian Science Monitor
244 Children of Blood and Bone  
Essentially a Nerd
245 Chinglish   Guardian
246 Chirri & Chirra, Underground (Hardcover)  
City of Asylum Bookstore
247 Chronology  
Essentially a Nerd
248 Cici’s Journal: The Adventures of a Writer-in-Training   Readings
249 Clackety Track: Poems About Trains  
New York Public Library
250 Classic Munsch Moods   Indigo
251 Clayton Byrd Goes Underground  
Essentially a Nerd
252 Click   Parents
253 Cog  
New York Public Library
254 Color Me In, Natasha Diaz Today
255 CORNELIA AND THE JUNGLE MACHINE Nora Brech
New Zealand Listener
256 Counting on Katherine: How Katherine Johnson Saved Apollo 13  
Essentially a Nerd
257 Crashing Upwards  
Essentially a Nerd
258 Creepy Pair of Underwear!   Amazon 9
259 Crescent Moons and Pointed Minarets: A Muslim Book of Shapes  
Essentially a Nerd
260 Croaked  
Christian Science Monitor
261 Crossfire   Guardian
262 Crumbled!  
Christian Science Monitor
263 Crush  
Essentially a Nerd
264 Damsel  
Essentially a Nerd
265
Dancing Hands: How Teresa Carreno Played the Piano for President Lincoln
 
New York Public Library
266 Dancing Through Fields of Color: The Story of Helen Frankenthaler  
New York Public Library
267 Dandy Ame Dyckman
Sommer Reading
268 Daniel and Ismail (Hardcover)  
City of Asylum Bookstore
269 Daniel’s Good Day  
Publishers Weekly
270 Darius the Great Is Not Okay  
Essentially a Nerd
271 DeadEndia: The Broken Halo   Readings
272 Dear Boy,   Indigo
273 Dear Justice League, Michael Northrup and Gustavo Duarte Today
274 Deeplight   Guardian
275 Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Wrecking Ball, Jeff Kinney Today
276 Diary of an Awesome Friendly Kid: Rowley Jefferson’s Journal   Goodreads
277 DIG AS King
New Zealand Listener
278 DINOSAUR HUNTER David Hill & Phoebe Morris
New Zealand Listener
279
Discovering Second Temple Literature: The Scriptures and Stories that Shaped Early Judaism
 
Essentially a Nerd
280 Disney Colourbrain: A Disney Board Game For Families   Daily Mail
281 Disney Frozen 5-Minute Stories  
Mastermind Toys
282 Disoriental  
Essentially a Nerd
283 Do You Like My Bike?  
Chicago Public Library 2
284 Dobble Card Game   Daily Mail
285
Does Judaism Condone Violence? Holiness and Ethics in the Jewish Tradition
 
Essentially a Nerd
286
Dog Man: A Tale of Two Kitties: From the Creator of Captain Underpants (Dog Man #3)
  Amazon 8
287
Dominion Built of Praise: Panegyric and Legitimacy Among Jews in the Medieval Mediterranean
 
Essentially a Nerd
288 Door of No Return  
Essentially a Nerd
289 Dork Diaries 14: Tales from a Not-So-Best Friend Forever   Indigo
290 Dory Fantasmagory: Tiny Tough, Abby Hanlon Today
291 Douglas   Amazon 5
292
Dragon Masters #14: The Land of the Spring Dragon: A Branches Book
  Indigo
293 Dragon Warrior Katie Zhao NBC News
294
Draw Here: An Activity Book (interactive Children’s Book For Preschoolers,…
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295 Draw the Circle  
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296 Drawn Together  
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297 Dreamers  
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298 Dress Like a Woman: Working Women and What They Wore  
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299 Each Tree Could Hold a Noose or a House  
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300 Edison: The Mystery of the Missing Mouse Book  
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301 Eight Princesses and a Magic Mirror   Guardian
302 El Cerrito  
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303 EVIE AND THE ANIMALS Matt Haig
New Zealand Listener
304 EXTRAORDINARY BIRDS Sandy Stark-McGinnis
New Zealand Listener
305 Fall In Line, Holden!  
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306 Fancy Pants   Parents
307 Fatal Throne: The Wives of Henry VIII Tell All  
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308 Filigree’s Midnight Ride (At the Heels of History)   Amazon 5
309 Filigree’s Midnight Ride Pam Berkman
Sommer Reading
310 Finding Langston  
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311 Finding Narnia: The Story of C. S. Lewis and His Brother Warnie   Amazon
312 Finding Orion  
New York Public Library
313 Finding Yvonne  
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314 Fire Starters  
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315 FIRST MAP: How James Cook Charted Aotearoa New Zealand Tessa Duder
New Zealand Listener
316 Five Minutes: (That’s A Lot of Time) (No, It’s Not) (Yes, It Is) Liz Garton Scanlon and Audrey Vernick NPR
317 Focused, Alyson Gerber Today
318 Follow That Map!  
Chicago Public Library 2
319 Footnotes in the Order of Disappearence  
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320 For Black Girls Like Me, Mariama J. Lockington Today
321 For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Politics  
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322 Fox Magic  
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323 Frankie Finds the Blues  
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324 Free Lunch   Amazon 4
325 Front Desk  
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326 Full of Wishes  
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327 Game Changers: The Story of Venus and Serena Williams  
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328
Games of Deception: The True Story of the First U.S. Olympic Basketball Team at the 1936 Olympics in Hitler’s Germany
  Amazon
329 Genesis Begins Again  
New York Public Library
330
Geronimo Stilton and the Kingdom of Fantasy #12: The Island of Dragons
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331 Ghost Boys  
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332 Girl Made of Stars  
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333 Girl Running: Bobbi Gibb and the Boston Marathon  
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334
Girls Resist! A Guide to Activism, Leadership, and Starting a Revolution
 
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335 Go the Way Your Blood Beats: On Truth, Bisexuality, and Desire  
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336 Go, Go, Pirate Boat   Amazon 5
337 Going Down Home with Daddy  
Raleigh News and Observer
338 Goodnight Rainbow Cats Barbara Castro Urio
Sommer Reading
339 Grandad Mandela  
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340
Grandma Lale’s Magical Adobe Oven / El hornero mágico de Abuela Lale
 
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341 Grandma’s Purse  
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342 Grandmother’s Visit  
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343 Grumpy Monkey   Amazon 9
344 Guinness World Records, 2020   Indigo
345
Guitar Genius: How Les Paul Engineered the Solid-Body Electric Guitar and Rocked the World
 
New York Public Library
346 Harbor Me  
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347 Harold & Hog Pretend for Real!  
Chicago Public Library 2
348 Hasbro Gaming Classic Operation Game   Daily Mail
349 Hasbro Gaming Monopoly Junior Game   Daily Mail
350 Hearts Unbroken  
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351
Hedy Lamarr’s Double Life: Hollywood Legend and Brilliant Inventor
 
New York Public Library
352 Hello, Dinosaurs   Parents
353 Here and Now   Amazon 6
354 Hey Grandude!  
Mastermind Toys
355
Hidden Figures: The True Story of Four Black Women and the Space Race
 
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356 Hidden Planet   Guardian
357 Historical Atlas of Hasidism  
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358 Histories of the Transgender Child  
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359 Ho’Onani: Hula Warrior  
New York Public Library
360 HOIHOI TURITURI Soledad Bravi
New Zealand Listener
361 Holi Colors  
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362 Holy Moly Carry Me  
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363 How High the Moon, Karyn Parsons Today
364 How Mamas Love Their Babies  
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365 How to Two  
New York Public Library
366 Hurricane Child  
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367 I Am a Tiger Karl Newson
Sommer Reading
368 I GO QUIET David Ouimet
New Zealand Listener
369 I Love Classical Music: My First Sound Book   Indigo
370 I See  
Chicago Public Library 2
371 I Want My Hat Back   Indigo
372 I, COSMO Carlie Sorosiak
New Zealand Listener
373 I’m Trying to Love Math   Amazon
374 I’m Afraid of Men  
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375 I’m Dreaming of…Animals of the Native Northwest  
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376 I’ve Loved You Since Forever  
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377 Ibn Battuta: The Journey of a Medieval Muslim  
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378 If I Built a School  
Smithsonian Magazine
379
In A Day’s Work: The Fight to End Sexual Violence Against America’s Most Vulnerable Workers
 
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380 Indecency  
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381
Ink Knows No Borders: Poems of the Immigrant and Refugee Experience
 
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382 Invocation to Daughters  
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383
Iqbal and His Ingenious Idea: How a Science Project Helps One Family and the Planet
 
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384 Iron River  
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385 Islandborn  
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386 It Began With a Page: How Gyo Fujikawa Drew the Way  
New York Public Library
387 It’s Me, Two (Catwad, Book 2)   Readings
388 It’s Only Blood: Shattering the Taboo of Menstruation  
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389 Italy’s Jews: From Emancipation to Fascism  
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390 James Rhodes’s Playlist   Guardian
391 Jazz Owls: A Novel of the Zoot Suit Riots  
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392 Jerome by Heart  
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393 Jonny Appleseed  
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394 Juana & Lucas  
Chicago Public Library 2
395 Julián is a Mermaid  
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396 Jump!  
Chicago Public Library
397 Just Ask!  
King County Library System
398 Just Ask! Be Different, Be Brave, Be You Sonia Sotomayor; art by Rafael López USA Today
399 Just Jaime, Terri Libenson Today
400 Just Like Beverly: A Biography Of Beverly Cleary Vicki Conrad NPR
401 Karen’s Witch (baby-sitters Little Sister…   Indigo
402 Kid Scientists: True Tales of Childhood from Science Superstars David Stabler
Five Books 2
403 Kiki & Jax Marie Kondo; art by Salina Yoon USA Today
404 King & Kayla and the Case of Found Fred  
Chicago Public Library 2
405 Kisses!   Parents
406 Kitten Lady’s Big Book of Little Kittens   Amazon
407 Klutz: Mini Grocery Store   Indigo
408 La Frontera: El Viaje con Papá / My Journey with Papa  
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409 Ladycastle  
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410 Late Fees  
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411 Latin American Literature Today  
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412 Layla’s Happiness Mariahadessa Ekere Tallie BookPeople
413 Leading the Way: Women In Power   Amazon
414 Learning to Breathe  
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415 Lejos  
Chicago Public Library
416 Lenny The Lobster Can’t Stay for Dinner   Parents
417 Let’s Have A Sleepover!  
Chicago Public Library 2
418 Line Tender  
Raleigh News and Observer
419 Lion of the Sky: Haiku for All Seasons   Parents
420 Litany for the Long Moment  
Essentially a Nerd
421 Little Fish  
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422 Little Legends: Exceptional Men in Black History   Amazon
423 LIZARD’S TALE Weng Wai Chan
New Zealand Listener
424 Llama Destroys the World  
King County Library System
425 Lo Terciario  
Essentially a Nerd
426 Long Way Down Jason Reynolds Five Books
427 Look, There’s A Helicopter   Parents
428
Looking for Lorraine: The Radiant and Radical Life of Lorraine Hansberry
 
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429 Love  
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430 Love Around the World (Hardcover)  
City of Asylum Bookstore
431
Love Beyond Body, Space, and Time: An Indigenous LGBT Sci-Fi Anthology
 
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432 Lovely War  
Shelf Awareness
433 Luisa siempre va con prisa  
New York Public Library
434 Magic on the Map   Parents
435 Magic Ramen: The Story of Momofuku Ando  
Smithsonian Magazine
436 Magnificent Migration: On Safari with Africa’s Last Great Herds  
Washington Post
437
Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard, Book 3 The Ship of the Dead
  Amazon 5
438
Make Trouble: Standing Up, Speaking Out, and Finding the Courage to Lead
 
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439 Making With States of Matter Anna Claybourne
Five Books 2
440 Malala: My Story of Standing Up For Girls’ Rights  
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441 Mama’s Amazing Cover Cloth  
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442 Marcus Vega Doesn’t Speak Spanish  
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443 Maria Sibylla Merian: Artist, Scientist, Adventurer  
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444
Mario y el Agujero en el cielo: Cómo un químico salvó nuestro planeta
 
New York Public Library
445 Martin Rising: Reqiuem for a King  
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446 Mary Wears What She Wants  
New York Public Library
447
Mary’s Monster: Love, Madness, and How Mary Shelley Created Frankenstein
 
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448 Mattel Games GJG17 Pictionary Air Family Drawing Game   Daily Mail
449 Maximillian Fly  
New York Public Library
450 May We Have Enough to Share  
Chicago Public Library
451
Maya and Annie on Saturdays and Sundays / Los sábados y domingos de Maya y Annie
 
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452 Maybe He Just Likes You  
Washington Post
453 Me, Frida, and the Secret of the Peacock Ring  
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454 Meal  
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455 Meena Meets Her Match  
New York Public Library
456 Memento Park  
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457
Memphis, Martin, and the Mountaintop: The Sanitation Strike of 1968
 
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458 Merci Suárez Changes Gears  
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459 Mi Papi tiene una moto  
New York Public Library
460 Midnight Teacher: Lilly Ann Granderson and Her Secret School  
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461 Migration: Incredible Animal Journeys  
Publishers Weekly
462 Miles & Honesty in SCFSX!  
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463 Mirage  
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464 Mission to Space  
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465 Mommy’s Khimar  
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466 Monday’s Not Coming  
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467 Moon Babies   Amazon 6
468 Most Marshmallows Rowboat Watkins NPR
469 Mr. Penguin and the Lost Treasure  
New York Public Library
470 Mr. Scruff  
Chicago Public Library 2
471 Mr. Wolf’s Class  
Chicago Public Library 2
472 My City  
New York Public Library
473 My Country, My Life: Fighting for Israel, Searching for Peace  
Essentially a Nerd
474 My First Book of Haiku Poems: A Picture, a Poem, and a Dream  
Essentially a Nerd
475 My First Busy World   Indigo
476 My Jasper June Laurel Snyder
Sommer Reading
477 My Tiny Pet  
Smithsonian Magazine
478
Mythologica: An encyclopedia of gods, monsters and mortals from ancient Greece
  Amazon
479
Nerd A To Z: Your Reference To Literally Figuratively Everything You’ve…
  Indigo
480 Never A Native  
Essentially a Nerd
481 Never Caught: The Story of Ona Judge  
New York Public Library
482 Nevermoor: The Trials of Morrigan Crow (Nevermoor (1))   Amazon 5
483 New Zealand Nature Heroes: inspiration and activities for young conservationists, Gillian Candler The Spinoff
484 Nico Bravo and the Hound of Hades  
New York Public Library
485 Nightlights   Readings
486 No Ashes in the Fire: Coming of Age Black and Free in America  
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487 No More Poems! A Book in Verse That Just Gets Worse  
New York Public Library
488 No Small Potatoes: Junius G. Groves and His Kingdom in Kansas  
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489 Not Quite White: Losing and Finding Race in America  
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490
Nothing Stopped Sophie: The Story of Unshakeable Mathematician Sophie Germain
 
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491 Now A Major Motion Picture  
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492 Ocean Meets Sky  
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493 Octopus Stew, Eric Velasquez Today
494 One Yellow Ribbon  
Chicago Public Library
495 Onibi: Diary of a Yokai Ghost Hunter   Readings
496 Ordinary Hazards: A Memoir  
Shelf Awareness
497 Our House is On Fire: Greta Thunberg’s Call To Save the Planet  
Raleigh News and Observer
498 Out of Step: A Memoir  
Essentially a Nerd
499 Overview, Young Explorer’s Edition: A New Way of Seeing Earth   Amazon
500 Owling: Enter the World of the Mysterious Birds of the Night  
New York Public Library
501 PAGES & CO: TILLY AND THE LOST FAIRY TALES Anna James
New Zealand Listener
502 Parker Looks Up: An Extraordinary Moment  
Smithsonian Magazine
503 Pashmina  
Essentially a Nerd
504 Path to the Stars: My Journey from Girl Scout to Rocket Scientist  
Essentially a Nerd
505 Peanut Butter and Jelly (Narwhal and Jelly 3)   Readings
506 Pedro’s Pan: A Gold Rush Story  
New York Public Library
507 Peek-a-Who Too?   Parents
508 Penny and Her Sled Kevin Henkes
Sommer Reading
509 Period: Twelve Voices Tell the Bloody Truth  
Essentially a Nerd
510 Permanent Record Mary H.K. Choi NBC News
511 Peter & Ernesto  
Chicago Public Library 2
512 Peter in Peril: Courage and Hope in World War Two   Readings
513 Pinkfong Baby Shark Official Sound Book  
Mama Missions
514 Planet Earth is Blue  
New York Public Library
515 Planetarium: Welcome to the Museum Raman Prinja
Five Books 2
516 Play Time, Puppy!   Parents
517 Playing Atari with Saddam Hussein  
Essentially a Nerd
518 Pop-up Peekaboo! Unicorn   Indigo
519 Power of a Princess  
Shelf Awareness
520 Praise Song for the Butterflies  
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521 Predator and Prey: Conversation in Verse  
New York Public Library
522 Princess Puffybottom… and Darryl  
King County Library System
523 Proud: Living My American Dream  
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524 Proud: My Fight for an Unlikely American Dream  
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525 Puerto Rico Strong  
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526 Queen Of The Sea Dylan Meconis NPR
527 Rabbit and the Motorbike  
Christian Science Monitor
528 Rat Rule 79: An Adventure Rivka Galchen NPR
529 Raymie Nightingale  
Christian Science Monitor
530 Red Panda & Moon Bear  
Chicago Public Library 2
531 Refugee   Amazon 5
532
Rescue Board: The Untold Story of America’s Efforts to Save the Jews of Europe
 
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533 Resistance  
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534 Ripley’s Believe It Or Not! Beyond The Bizarre   Indigo
535
Rise and Grind: Outperform, Outwork, and Outhustle Your Way to a More Successful and Rewarding Life
 
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536
Rise and Kill First: The Secret History of Israel’s Targeted Assassinations
 
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537 Roar Like a Dandelion  
Publishers Weekly
538 Roberta Gibb  
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539 Roll with It   Amazon 4
540 Rosa Loves Cars  
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541 Rosa Loves Dinosaurs  
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542 Run for Your Life  
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543 Runner: Harry Jerome, World’s Fastest Man  
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544 Sadie  
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545 Sadiq and the Desert Star  
Chicago Public Library 2
546 Saffron Ice Cream  
Essentially a Nerd
547 SARAH’S TWO NATIVITIES Janine M Fraser
New Zealand Listener
548 Sauerkraut  
King County Library System
549 Say Something!   Indigo
550 Scratchie: A Touch-and-Feel Cat-Venture   Parents
551 Shaka Rising: A Legend of the Warrior Prince  
Essentially a Nerd
552 Shanyaak’utlaax: Salmon Boy  
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553 She Came to Slay: The Life and Times of Harriet Tubman, Erica Armstrong Dunbar Today
554 Sing to the Moon  
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555 SKIP   Readings
556 SLAY Brittney Morris
New Zealand Listener
557 SLEUTH & SOLVE Ana Gallo
New Zealand Listener
558 Small World Ishta Mercurio NPR
559 Smiley: A Journey of Love  
Essentially a Nerd
560 Snowball Sue Hendra and Paul Linnet
Sommer Reading
561 So Tall Within: Sojourner Turth’s Long Walk  
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562 Some Places More Than Others Renee Watson
Sommer Reading
563 Someone I Used to Know  
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564 Soñadores  
Essentially a Nerd
565 Song Of The Crimson Flower Julie C Dao NBC News
566 SONGBIRD Ingrid Laguna
New Zealand Listener
567 SPACE ON EARTH Dr Sheila Kanani
New Zealand Listener
568 Speak: The Graphic Novel  
Essentially a Nerd
569
Spies, Lies, and Disguise: The Daring Tricks and Deeds That Won World War II
 
Shelf Awareness
570 Spin  
Raleigh News and Observer
571 Spinning Silver  
Essentially a Nerd
572 Spy Runner Eugene Yelchin NPR
573 Sticker Dolly Dressing: Unicorns   Indigo
574 Stories for Boys Who Dare to be Different   Daily Mail
575 Sugar and Snails  
Essentially a Nerd
576 Summer of Salt  
Essentially a Nerd
577 Sunny Rolls The Dice Jennifer L. Holm NPR
578 Super Indian  
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579 Sweep: The Story of a Girl and Her Monster  
Essentially a Nerd
580 SWIMMING AGAINST THE STORM Jess Butterworth
New Zealand Listener
581
Syrian and Lebanese Patrícios in São Paulo: From the Levant to Brazil
 
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582 Takedown  
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583 Taking the Arrow Out of the Heart  
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584 Tales of the Mighty Code Talkers, Vol. 1  
Essentially a Nerd
585 Te Tiriti o Waitangi / The Treaty of Waitangi Toby Morris with Ross Calman, Mark Derby, and Piripi Walker The Spinoff
586 Thank You, Omu!  
Essentially a Nerd
587 That’s Not My Polar Bear… Bb   Indigo
588 The (Other) F Word: A Celebration of the Fat & Fierce  
Shelf Awareness
589 The Afterwards  
New York Public Library
590 The Antlered Ship   Amazon 5
591 The Astonishing Color of After  
Essentially a Nerd
592 The Astronaut Who Painted the Moon  
King County Library System
593
The Baby-Sitters Club Graphic Novel #7: Boy-Crazy Stacey: A Graphix Book
  Indigo
594 The Bacteria Book: The Big World of Really Tiny Microbes Steve Mould
Five Books 2
595 The Bad Guys #9: The Bad Guys in the Big Bad Wolf   Indigo
596 The Beloved Wild  
Essentially a Nerd
597 The Beloved World of Sonia Sotomayor  
Essentially a Nerd
598 The Berenstain Bears and the Papa’s Day Surprise  
Mama Missions
599 The Birdman  
Essentially a Nerd
600 The Book of Dirt  
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601 The Breath of the Sun  
Essentially a Nerd
602 The Button Book   Guardian
603 The Cardboard Kingdom  
Essentially a Nerd
604 THE CATERPILLAR SUMMER Gillian McDunn
New Zealand Listener
605 The Class  
Christian Science Monitor
606 The Collected Works of Gretchen Oyster  
New York Public Library
607 The Cool Bean  
Mastermind Toys
608 The Crossroad  
Essentially a Nerd
609 The Curse Of The Werepenguin Allan Woodrow NPR
610 The Dam Keeper   Readings
611
The Day the Universe Exploded My Head: Poems to Take You Into Space and Back Again
 
New York Public Library
612 The Day War Came  
Essentially a Nerd
613 The Dinky Donkey  
Mastermind Toys
614 The Dinosaur Expert  
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615 The Doctor With an Eye for Eyes: The Story of Dr. Patricia Bath  
Essentially a Nerd
616 THE DOG RUNNER Bren MacDibble
New Zealand Listener
617 THE DOUBLE DANGEROUS BOOK FOR BOYS Conn
New Zealand Listener
618 The Downstairs Girl  
Washington Post
619 The Element in the Room: Investigating the Atomic Ingredients that Make Up Your Home Mike Barfield
Five Books 2
620 The End of Peril, The End of Enmity, The End of Strife, a Haven  
Essentially a Nerd
621 The Fisherman & the Whale  
Shelf Awareness
622 The Five O’Clock Band  
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623 The Flying Girl: How Aída de Acosta Learned to Soar  
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624 The Forest Queen  
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625 The Fountains of Silence  
Raleigh News and Observer
626 The Girl from Berlin  
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627 The Girl Who Thought in Pictures: The Story of Dr. Temple Grandin  
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628 The Girl With a Mind for Math: The Story of Raye Montague  
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629 THE GOBBLEDEGOOK BOOK: A Joy Cowley Anthology Joy Cowley
New Zealand Listener
630 The Going: A Meditation on Jewish Law  
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631 The Grateful Book   Indigo
632 The Great Believers  
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633 The Great Indoors   Parents
634 The Grief Keeper (Hardcover)  
City of Asylum Bookstore
635
The Heritage: Black Athletes, a Divided America, and the Politics of Patriotism
 
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636 The Hidden Kingdom (Wings of Fire Graphic Novel #3)   Readings
637 The Holocaust and North Africa  
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638 THE HONEYMAN AND THE HUNTER Neil Grant
New Zealand Listener
639 THE HOUSE OF MADAME M Clotilde Perrin
New Zealand Listener
640 THE HOUSE ON THE MOUNTAIN Ella Holcombe
New Zealand Listener
641 The House That Lou Built  
Essentially a Nerd
642 The House With Chicken Legs Sophie Anderson Five Books
643 The Ice Chips And The Invisible Puck: Ice Chips Series Book 3   Indigo
644 THE IRON MAN Ted Hughes
New Zealand Listener
645 The Janet Watson Chronicles  
Essentially a Nerd
646 The Journey of Little Charlie  
Essentially a Nerd
647 The King of Birds   Readings
648 The King of Kindergarten  
Washington Post
649 The Lady’s Guide to Petticoats and Piracy  
Essentially a Nerd
650 The Land of Neverendings Kate Saunders Five Books
651 The Last Watchman of Old Cairo  
Essentially a Nerd
652
The Lego Book Of Bedtime Builds: With Bricks To Build 8 Mini Models
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653 The Lie and How We Told It  
Essentially a Nerd
654 The Line Tender  
Shelf Awareness
655
The Little Women Cookbook: Tempting Recipes From The March Sisters And…
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656 The Lost Cousins  
New York Times/New York Public Library
657 The Love Letter  
Christian Science Monitor
658 The Mighty Heart of Sunny St. James  
New York Public Library
659 The Monster Squad  
New York Public Library
660 The Moon is a Silver Pond Sara Cassidy
Sommer Reading
661 The Moose of Ewenki  
Shelf Awareness
662
The New American Judaism: How Jews Practice Their Religion Today
 
Essentially a Nerd
663 The New Negro: The Life of Alain Locke  
Essentially a Nerd
664 The Night Diary  
Essentially a Nerd
665 The Not-So-Great Outdoors  
New York Public Library
666 The Oddmire, Book 1: Changeling   Amazon 5
667 The Okay Witch  
New York Public Library
668
The One and Only Wolfgang: From pet rescue to one big happy family
  Amazon 3
669 The Only Road  
Essentially a Nerd
670 The Parker Inheritance  
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671 The Patchwork Bike  
Essentially a Nerd
672
The Poison Eaters: Fighting Danger and Fraud in Our Food and Drugs
 
Washington Post
673 The Pout-Pout Fish  
Mama Missions
674
The President Sang Amazing Grace: A Book About Finding Grace After Unspeakable Tragedy
 
Raleigh News and Observer
675 The Princess In Black And The Bathtime Battle   Indigo
676 The Proper Way to Meet a Hedgehog and Other How-To Poems  
New York Public Library
677 The Purloining of Prince Oleomargarine   Amazon 5
678 The Quiet Boat Ride  
Chicago Public Library 2
679
The Radical Element: 12 Stories of Daredevils, Debutantes & Other Dauntless Girls
 
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680 The Revolution of Birdie Randolph  
Raleigh News and Observer
681 The Roots of Rap  
King County Library System
682 The Sad Little Fact Jonah Winter TIME
683 The Season of Styx Malone  
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684
The Secret Kingdom: Nek Chand, A Changing India, and a Hidden World of Art
 
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685 The Secret of the Tattered Shoes   Guardian
686 THE SECRET STARLING Judith Eagle
New Zealand Listener
687 The Serpent’s Secret  
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688 The Shortest Day Susan Cooper NPR
689 The Someday Birds  
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690 The Sound of Listening: Poetry as Refuge and Resistance  
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691 The Spirit Trackers  
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692 The Story of the London Underground   Guardian
693 The Strangers (Greystone Secrets, #1)   Goodreads
694 The Stuff of Stars  
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695 THE SURPRISING POWER OF A GOOD DUMPLING Wai Chim
New Zealand Listener
696 The Talmud: A Biography  
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697 THE TELEGRAM Philippa Werry
New Zealand Listener
698 The Tertiary  
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699 The Testaments  
Raleigh News and Observer
700 The Tiger Flu  
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701 The Tiger Who Came to Tea   Daily Mail
702 The Trouble With Perfect   Indigo
703 The Turnaway Girls  
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704 The Ultimate Book of Planet Earth   Parents
705 The Unicorn Whisperer (Phoebe and Her Unicorn…   Indigo
706 The Unwanted: Stories of the Syrian Refugees  
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707 The Vain Conversation  
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708 The Vast Wonder of the World: Biologist Ernest Everett Just  
Essentially a Nerd
709 The Vegetable Museum  
New York Public Library
710 The Very Short, Entirely True History of Unicorns  
Smithsonian Magazine
711 The Very, Very Far North   Indigo
712 The Village by the Sea  
Essentially a Nerd
713 The War Outside  
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714 The Weight of Our Sky Hanna Alkaf NBC News
715 The Wool of Jonesy  
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716 The Worlds We Think We Know  
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717 The Young Adventurer’s Guide to (Almost) Everything  
New York Public Library
718 Thea Stilton and the Treasure Seekers: Book 1   Indigo
719 There Is No Long Distance Now  
Washington Post
720 They Call Me Güero: A Border Kid’s Poems  
Essentially a Nerd
721 Things a Bright Girl Can Do Sally Nicholls Five Books
722 Things in the Sea are Touching Me! Linda Jane Keegan The Spinoff
723
This Is How I Do It: One Day In The Life Of You And 59 Real Kids From…
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724 This Little Piggy   Parents
725 Though I Get Home  
Essentially a Nerd
726 THREE KIWI TALES Janet Hunt
New Zealand Listener
727 Thurgood  
Washington Post
728 Tight Torrey Maldonado NPR
729 Tiny Feet Between the Mountains Hanna Cha NBC News
730 TOFFEE Sarah Crossan
New Zealand Listener
731 Tony T-Rex’s Family Album   Parents
732
Too Young to Escape: A Vietnamese Girl Waits to be Reuinted with Her Family
 
Essentially a Nerd
733
Toxic Silence: Race, Black Gender Identity, and Addressing the Violence Against Black Transgender Women in Houston
 
Essentially a Nerd
734 Trick Mirror: Reflections on Self-Delusion, Jia Tolentino Today
735 Trombone Shorty  
Essentially a Nerd
736 Truman the Dog  
Chicago Public Library 2
737 TummyTime: Happy Baby   Parents
738 Tunnel of Bones (Cassidy Blake, #2)   Goodreads
739
Two Brothers, Four Hands: The Artists Alberto and Diego Giacometti
 
Washington Post
740 Under My Hijab Hena Khan NPR
741 Undocumented: A Worker’s Fight  
Essentially a Nerd
742 Unicorn and Yeti Sparkly New Friends   Parents
743 Us Against the World: Our Secrets to Love, Marriage, and Family  
Essentially a Nerd
744 Vroom Vroom Garbage Truck  
Chicago Public Library
745 Vroom!  
Publishers Weekly
746 We Are Grateful: Otsaliheliga  
Essentially a Nerd
747 We Kiss Them With Rain  
Essentially a Nerd
748 We Play a Game  
Essentially a Nerd
749 We Rise, We Resist, We Raise Our Voices  
Essentially a Nerd
750 We’re All Wonders   Amazon 6
751 We’re Not From Here Geoff Rodkey NPR
752 Weirdo #1: Weirdo   Indigo
753 Welcome to Country: A Traditional Aboriginal Ceremony  
Essentially a Nerd
754 Well-Read Black Girl: Finding Our Stories, Discovering Ourselves  
Essentially a Nerd
755
What Do You Do With a Voice Like That? The Story of Extraordinary Congresswoman Barbara Jordan
 
Essentially a Nerd
756 What is Given from the Heart  
Raleigh News and Observer
757 What Is Light?  
Essentially a Nerd
758 What Miss Mitchell Saw Hayley Barrett
Sommer Reading
759 What the Night Sings  
Essentially a Nerd
760 What We Talk About When We Talk About Rape  
Essentially a Nerd
761 What’s Going on Here? By Olivier Tallec  
Sommer Reading
762 When Angels Sing: The Story of Rock Legend Carlos Santana  
Essentially a Nerd
763 When I Found Grandma  
New York Public Library
764 When Pencil Met Eraser   Parents
765 When Sadness Is at your Door  
King County Library System
766 WHEN THE WHALES WALKED Dougal Dixon
New Zealand Listener
767 WHERE ARE YOU FROM?  
Kirkus Reviews
768 Who Am I? A Peek-Through-Pages Book of Endangered Animals  
Raleigh News and Observer
769 Who is Sleeping? By Petr Horacek  
Sommer Reading
770 Why I Love The Moon   Indigo
771
Why is Snot Green?: And other extremely important questions (and answers) from the Science Museum
  Daily Mail
772 WHY YOU SHOULD READ CHILDREN’S BOOKS, EVEN THOUGH YOU ARE SO OLD AND WISE Katherine Rundell
New Zealand Listener
773 Wild Honey from the Moon, Kenneth Kraegel Today
774 Wilma’s Way Home: The Life of Wilma Mankiller  
New York Public Library
775 Wings of Fire Graphic Novel #3: The Hidden…   Indigo
776 Winter of Fire Sherryl Jordan The Spinoff
777 Witness: Lessons from Elie Wiesel’s Classroom  
Essentially a Nerd
778 WORK IT GIRL, BOSS THE BEST-SELLER LIST LIKE JK ROWLING Caroline Moss & Sinem Erkas
New Zealand Listener
779 WRINKLES JR
New Zealand Listener
780 Write On, Irving Berlin!  
Essentially a Nerd
781 Yayoi Kusama: From Here to Infinity  
Essentially a Nerd
782 You Are Home Evan Turk
Sommer Reading
783 You Have the Right to Remain Fat  
Essentially a Nerd
784 You’ll Miss Me When I’m Gone  
Essentially a Nerd
785 Your Turn, Adrian  
New York Public Library
786 Yummy Yoga: Playful Poses and Tasty Treats   Amazon


41 Best Kids, Children’s, and Youth Book Sources/Lists



Source
Amazon
Amazon 2
Amazon 3
Amazon 4
Amazon 5
Amazon 6
Amazon 8
Amazon 9
BookPeople
Chicago Public Library
Chicago Public Library 2
Christian Science Monitor
City of Asylum Bookstore
Daily Mail
Essentially a Nerd
Five Books
Five Books 2
Goodreads
Guardian
Indigo
King County Library System
Kirkus Reviews
Mama Missions
Mastermind Toys
NBC News
New York Public Library
New York Times/New York Public Library
New Zealand Listener
NPR
Parents
Publishers Weekly
Raleigh News and Observer
Readings
Shelf Awareness
Smithsonian Magazine
Sommer Reading
The Spinoff
TIME
Today
USA Today
Washington Post

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