New from Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Books for Young Readers this month!
ANIMALS UPSIDE DOWN by Steve Jenkins & Robin Page: From the firebelly toad to the wooly monkey, Steven Jenkins and Robin Page introduce a world of animals that spend quite a bit of time upside-down in this innovative pop-up book.
EIGHT DOLPHINS OF KATRINA: A True Tale of Survival by Yan Nascimbene & Janet Coleman: A beautifully illustrated nonfiction picture book that accounts the true story of eight bottlenose dolphins and their trainers who survived the devastating Hurricane Katrina.
FIVE LITTLE MONKEYS: Trick-or-Treat by Eileen Christelow: It’s Halloween, and Lulu the babysitter is taking the five little monkeys trick-or-treating. Those silly monkeys decide that trading costumes with their friends would be fun.. and chaos ensues. Will Lulu go home with the wrong trick-or-treaters? Will the trick the monkeys play on Lulu keep them from getting their treats?
OLLIE’S HALLOWEEN BOARD BOOK by Olivier Dunrea: A haunting Halloween adventure with the adorable goslings of Gossie&Friends! This board book features shiny foil on the cover plus tricks, treats, and the gentle message that sharing is better than scaring!
WHEN THE STARS THREW DOWN THEIR SPEARS by Kersten Hamilton: Teagan and Finn are back in this epic, page-turning conclusion to The Goblin Wars trilogy, a smart YA fantasy that incorporates Celtic mythology, adventure, and paranormal romance.
THE SHADE OF THE MOON by Susan Beth Pfeffer: In this eagerly awaited addition to the series begun with New York Times best-seller Life As We Knew It, Jon Evans is one of the lucky ones—until he realizes that escaping his safe haven may be the only way to truly survive.