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New in Paperback

Whether it's a hardcover reprinted in paperback, or a new book that just released in paperback, we're rounding up fiction and nonfiction titles worthy of your attention in our New in Paperback feature. Feel free to dog-ear the pages and fold back the covers!

April 2014

Among the paperback titles released this month we have HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON: How to Seize a Dragon’s Jewel by Cressida Cowelll, where Hiccup must find a prized jewel in order to save his people; HORRIBLE HARRIET’S INHERITANCE by Leigh Hobbs, where the most endearingly evil girl in picture books bursts into chapter books for the first time to tell the story of her famil

March 2014

Among the paperback titles released this month, we have ROOM 214: A Year in Poems by Helen Frost, which features a wide array of poems by fifth-grade students, interwoven with stories about their class; EMILY WINDSNAP AND THE LAND OF THE MIDNIGHT SUN by Liz Kessler, the latest book in the New York Times best-selling Emily Windsnap series about mermaids; andRead more »

February 2014

February’s roundup of New in Paperback includes National Book Nominee A TANGLE OF KNOTS by Lisa Graff, which takes place in a slightly magical world where everyone has a talent; STARRY RIVER IN THE SKY by Newbury Honor author Grace Lin, which follows a young boy named Rendi who notices the moon is missing in his remote village; and

January 2014

January’s roundup of New in Paperback includes the latest in Penguin’s Who Was…?

December 2013

December's roundup of New in Paperback includes Newbury Honor winner THREE TIMES LUCKY by Sheila Turnage, where a girl who washed ashore a small North Carolina town 11 years ago must save the only family she's ever known from an accusatory lawman; FANCY NANCY: JUST MY LUCK!

November 2013

November's roundup of New in Paperback includes HERE WHERE THE SUNBEAMS ARE GREEN by Helen Phillips, in which two sisters embark on a journey to Central America in order to find their dad with the help from new friends, all in order to get their family back together; Gordon Korman's HIDEOUT, where Griffin Bing and his friends protect a dog they'd rescued from his previous owner, Swin

October 2013

October's roundup of New in Paperback includes THE VENGEKEEP PROPHECIES by Brian Farrey, in which Jaxter Grimjinx is supposed to be a born thief but is a disgrace to the family name --- but then a suspiciously convenient prophecy emerges naming the Grimjinx clan as the soon-to-be heroes of Vengekeep; Peter Lerangis' THE COLOSSUS RISES: Seven Wonders, Book One, in which J

September 2013

September's roundup of New in Paperback includes THE BULLY BOOK by Eric Kahn Gale, in which Eric Haskins, the target of bullies, is looking for answers, and he finds them; Natasha Lowe's THE POWER OF POPPY PENDLE, where Poppy Pendle inherited her Great Aunt Mabel's witch genes, but she doesn't want to be a witch, she wants to be a baker; and

August 2013

August's roundup of New in Paperback includes LIAR & SPY by Rebecca Stead, in which seventh grader Georges moves into a Brooklyn apartment building, meets Safer, a 12-year-old self-appointed spy, and becomes Safer's first spy recruit; Emily Rodda's THE GOLDEN DOOR, where Rye is too young to become a Volunteer to fight the ferocious flying creatures that raid the walled city of