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Kid's Indie Next List

The Thing about Jellyfish Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316380867
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - September 22nd, 2015

This stunning debut novel about grief and wonder was an instant New York Times bestseller and captured widespread critical acclaim, including selection as a 2015 National Book Award finalist Oddlot Entertainment has acquired the screen rights to The Thing About Jellyfish, with Gigi Pritzker set to produce with Bruna Papandrea and Reese Witherspoon.


Everything, Everything Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780553496642
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Published: Delacorte Press - September 1st, 2015

The instant #1 New York Times bestseller--now a major motion picture starring Amandla Stenberg as Maddy and Nick Robinson as Olly.

Risk everything . . . for love.


The Rest of Us Just Live Here Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062403162
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Published: Harper Teen - October 6th, 2015

ALA Best Fiction for Young Adults * Cooperative Children's Book Center CCBC Choice * Michael Printz Award shortlist * Six starred reviews * Kirkus Best Book of the Year * VOYA Perfect Ten * NYPL Top Ten Best Books of the Year for Teens * Chicago Public Library Best Teen Books of the Year * Publishers Marketplace Buzz Books * ABC Best Books for Children * Bank Street Be


Goodbye Stranger Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780385743174
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Published: Wendy Lamb Books - August 4th, 2015

This brilliant, New York Times bestselling novel from the author of the Newbery Medal winner When You Reach Me explores multiple perspectives on the bonds and limits of friendship.


The Marvels Cover Image
$32.99
ISBN: 9780545448680
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Scholastic Press - September 15th, 2015

A breathtaking new voyage from Caldecott Medalist Brian Selznick.
Two stand-alone stories--the first in nearly 400 pages of continuous pictures, the second in prose--create a beguiling narrative puzzle.


George Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780545812542
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Published: Scholastic Press - August 25th, 2015

When people look at George, they think they see a boy. But she knows she's not a boy. She knows she's a girl.


Beastly Bones: A Jackaby Novel Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781616203542
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Published: Algonquin Young Readers - September 22nd, 2015

"I've found very little about private detective R. F. Jackaby to be standard in the time I've known him. Working as his assistant tends to call for a somewhat flexible relationship with reality . . ."


Waiting Cover Image
By Kevin Henkes, Kevin Henkes (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062368430
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Greenwillow Books - September 2015

Caldecott Honor and Geisel Honor Book

What are you waiting for? An owl, a puppy, a bear, a rabbit, and a pig--all toys arranged on a child's windowsill--wait for marvelous things to happen in this irresistible picture book by the New York Times-bestselling and Caldecott Medalist Kevin Henkes.


Orbiting Jupiter Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780544462229
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Published: Clarion Books - October 6th, 2015

The two-time Newbery Honor winner Gary D. Schmidt delivers the shattering story of Joseph, a father at thirteen, who has never seen his daughter, Jupiter. After spending time in a juvenile facility, he's placed with a foster family on a farm in rural Maine.