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Published: Scholastic Press - June 1st, 2021

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Published: Orchard Books - June 1st, 2021

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Published: First Second - June 22nd, 2021

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Published: Katherine Tegen Books - June 22nd, 2021

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By Chris Colfer, Jon Proctor (Illustrator)
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - June 29th, 2021

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Published: Aladdin - July 6th, 2021

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Published: Wednesday Books - July 6th, 2021

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The Bad Guys in Cut to the Chase (The Bad Guys #13) Cover Image
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Published: Scholastic Paperbacks - July 6th, 2021

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Wave of the Sea Dragon: A Branches Book (Dragon Masters #19) Cover Image
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Published: Scholastic Inc. - July 6th, 2021

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Karen's Kittycat Club (Baby-sitters Little Sister Graphic Novel #4) (Adapted edition) (Baby-Sitters Little Sister Graphix #4) Cover Image
By Ann M. Martin, Katy Farina (Illustrator)
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Published: Graphix - July 6th, 2021

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Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - July 6th, 2021

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Published: Tor Books - July 20th, 2021

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By Jessie Sima, Jessie Sima (Illustrator)
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - July 20th, 2021

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Published: HarperCollins - July 20th, 2021

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Published: Etch/HMH Books for Young Readers - July 20th, 2021

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The Women's March: A Novel of the 1913 Woman Suffrage Procession Cover Image
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Published: William Morrow - July 27th, 2021

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By Victoria Ying, Victoria Ying (Illustrator)
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - July 27th, 2021

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By John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, L. Fury (Illustrator), Nate Powell (Illustrator)
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Published: Abrams ComicArts - August 3rd, 2021

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Published: Orchard Books - August 3rd, 2021

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Published: Graphix - August 3rd, 2021

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By Dav Pilkey, Dav Pilkey (Illustrator)
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Published: Scholastic en español - August 3rd, 2021

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Making Friends: Third Time's a Charm (Making Friends #3) Cover Image
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Published: Graphix - August 3rd, 2021

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Published: Penguin Workshop - August 17th, 2021

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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - August 24th, 2021

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Published: First Second - August 31st, 2021

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Published: Tundra Books - September 7th, 2021

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Kristy and the Snobs: A Graphic Novel (Baby-sitters Club #10) (The Baby-Sitters Club Graphix) Cover Image
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Published: Balzer + Bray - September 7th, 2021

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Published: Random House Studio - September 14th, 2021

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Published: Katherine Tegen Books - September 14th, 2021

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Published: Tor Books - September 21st, 2021

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The Awakening Storm: A Graphic Novel (City of Dragons #1) Cover Image
By Jaimal Yogis, Vivian Truong (Illustrator)
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Published: Graphix - September 21st, 2021

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By Jennifer L. Holm, Matthew Holm (Illustrator)
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Published: Graphix - September 21st, 2021

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Published: Scholastic Press - September 21st, 2021

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Published: Viking Books - September 21st, 2021

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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - September 21st, 2021

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The Great Bear: The Misewa Saga, Book Two Cover Image
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Published: Puffin Canada - September 28th, 2021

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Published: Quill Tree Books - September 28th, 2021

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Published: Margaret K. McElderry Books - September 28th, 2021

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Published: Roaring Brook Press - September 28th, 2021

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By Terry Fan, Eric Fan, Terry Fan (Illustrator), Eric Fan (Illustrator)
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - September 28th, 2021

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Published: HarperCollins - September 28th, 2021

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Published: Simon & Schuster/St. Martin’s Press - October 12th, 2021

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Published: Graphix - October 19th, 2021

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Published: Scholastic Press - October 19th, 2021

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Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (MinaLima Edition) (Illustrated edition) Cover Image
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Published: Scholastic Inc. - October 26th, 2021

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Published: Abrams Books for Young Readers - November 2nd, 2021

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Terciel and Elinor (Old Kingdom) Cover Image
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Published: Katherine Tegen Books - November 2nd, 2021

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The Bad Guys in They're Bee-Hind You! (The Bad Guys #14) Cover Image
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Published: Scholastic Paperbacks - November 2nd, 2021

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Howl of the Wind Dragon: A Branches Book (Dragon Masters #20) Cover Image
By Tracey West, Graham Howells (Illustrator)
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Published: Scholastic Inc. - November 2nd, 2021

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Loveless Cover Image
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Published: Scholastic Press - November 2nd, 2021

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We Shall Overcome Cover Image
By Bryan Collier (Illustrator)
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Published: Orchard Books - November 2nd, 2021

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Published: Feiwel & Friends - November 2nd, 2021

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In the Spirit of a Dream: 13 Stories of American Immigrants of Color Cover Image
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Published: Orchard Books - November 2nd, 2021

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Published: DC Comics - November 9th, 2021

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Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - November 9th, 2021

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Get Untamed: The Journal (How to Quit Pleasing and Start Living) Cover Image
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Published: Clarkson Potter - November 16th, 2021

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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - November 16th, 2021

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By Wendy Xu, Wendy Xu (Illustrator)
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Published: Quill Tree Books - November 16th, 2021

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Published: Clarkson Potter Publishers - November 23rd, 2021

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By Dav Pilkey, Dav Pilkey (Illustrator)
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Published: Graphix - November 30th, 2021

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Published: Graphix - December 7th, 2021

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By Andy Runton, Andy Runton (Illustrator)
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Published: Graphix - December 7th, 2021

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Matt Wallace’s middle grade debut is a fast-paced dynamic story of 12-year old MJ who dreams of becoming a lucha libre – or wrestler. This unconventional sport has been shared & loved with MJ’s dad, Papi, who is now no longer in MJ and her mom’s life. Hiding the truth from herself (& readers), MJ goes to great lengths to avoid seeing her dad. MJ’s poor treatment by her former gymnastic teammates has alienated her as well as the struggling to make sense of middle school dynamics. Finding an outlet for her joy, friendship and a chance of being in the ring wrestling to “storytell”, her next door neighbor, Mr. Arellano, has offered her a chance to train at his wrestling academy. I was totally enthralled by the deep character development and uber-realistic scenes Wallace has painted with respect to MJ’s relationship with her now-single parent Mom as well as the wrestling basics & behind-the-scene techniques. The secondary plot of a cruel and vengeful athletic commissioner who wants to shut down Mr. Arellano’s academy leads to a hair-raising climax where MJ needs to save the day. Girls who enjoy sports that may not be typically portrayed in MG literature will shout for joy with MJ’s perseverance, her can-do attitude, as well as her vulnerabilities. This novel rings as true as the bell at the end of a match – A WINNER! - Reviewed by Maureen