Fall is just a few months away and while we aren’t looking forward to the cooler weather, we’re excited to introduce our new fall releases. Take a look – there’s sure to be something for every book lover you know!
King for a Day takes us to Basant, the springtime kite-flying festival in Lahore, Pakistan. Watch as Malik guides his kite into leaps and swirls, slashing strings to capture the other kites in the sky to become king for a day. Written by Rukhsana Khan and illustrated by Christiane Krömer.
Done entirely in stunning paper collage, Parrots Over Puerto Rico depicts the extensive history of beautiful Puerto Rico and its once-endangered Puerto Rican parrot. By Susan Roth and Cindy Trumbore, the award-winning team behind The Mangrove Tree.
The lovable Marisol is back and is as bright as ever! Join her as she schemes up a plan to have a fabulously mismatched birthday bash. Written by Monica Brown and illustrated by Sara Palacios, the team behind the Belpré Honor-winning Marisol McDonald Doesn’t Match.
And from our Tu Books imprint…
Killer of Enemies (cover not final)
Award-winning author Joseph Bruchac (Wolf Mark) adds a steampunk twist to his post-apocalyptic YA retelling of the Apache legend of Lozen, Killer of Enemies.
Jin has accidentally let a monster loose on the streets of London! Join him and Mizz Z, Chief Inspector of Ancient Artifacts, as they go on a zany adventure to find and defeat the monster from the mudball. Written by S.P Gates.