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nobody likes a goblin

written & illustrated by ben hatke
ages 4-8

a goblin, a skeleton, evil marauders…it takes a talented author/illustrator to create an epic adventure in picturebook format! please put this in your collection. we haven’t seen a miniature fantasy like this since maybe ever.

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julia’s house for lost creatures

written & illustrated by ben hatke
ages 4-8

we love this story of girl who sets up a home for wayward goblins, mermaids, fairies and dragons. magical and sweet and one of our favorites in our picturebook collection.

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little robot

written & illustrated by ben hatke
ages 7-10

a graphic novel for the early reader (6-9 set) about a girl and her quest to keep a robot safe from evil-robot harm. simply heart-warming.

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zita the spacegirl

written & illustrated by ben hatke
ages 8-12

this graphic series for the 8+s centers around heroic zita and her quest to save her friend from evil aliens. we love ben’s inventive art in this series and have yet to find a more fantastic array of monsters in any graphic novel!

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legends of zita the spacegirl

by ben hatke
ages 8-12

book two in the series.

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the return of zita the spacegirl

by ben hatke
ages 8-12

the final book in the series.

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the misadventures of max crumbly

by rachel renee russell

a brand-new series from #1 nyt-bestselling dork diaries author rachel renee russell! introducing max crumbly! pre-order your copy now. she is in the shop on june 9 @ 4:30. this book is a required purchase in order to enter the signing line.

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dork diaries 1: tales from a not-so-fabulous life

by rachel renee russell

this nyt bestselling series has one of the most devoted fan bases we’ve seen! nikki maxwell’s diary of her 8th grade year at home and at school resonants because of its realistic issues and authentic language, and the mix of art and text make it a perfect choice for reluctant readers.

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dork diaries 2: tales from a not-so-popular party girl

by rachel renee russell

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dork diaries: omg! all about me diary!

by rachel renee russell

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dork diaries 9: tales from a not-so-dorky drama queen

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dork diaries 10: tales from a not-so-perfect pet sitter

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paper cowboy

by kristin levine
grade 5+
historical fiction

this piece of historical fiction explores tough relationships – and their consequences – during the heighth of the red scare. the political bent is particularly timely in this election year.

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brotherhood

by a.b. westrick
grades 5-9
historical fiction

this coming-of-age story is set in post civil war richmond and involves two brothers caught up in the all the tragedy – and sometimes triumph – that reconstruction brought. a piece of hist fic that every richmonder should read.

signed copies available!

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fort

by cynthia defelice
grades 4-7
realistic fiction

this is the one of those summer reads with a classic-y feel: two boys, their fort, some bullies. friendship and revenge and operation doom. we remember summers like this, and the boys are just like the ones who grew up next door to us. a totally relatable read no matter your generation.