Upcoming Releases

Otherwise known as books I haven’t read yet…
We’ll be stalking the library around their release dates with the rest of you. Reading advance copies has spoiled me. I’ll admit that I shamelessly begged for one of the original titles that were listed below and succeeded in getting a DRC the night before this piece was scheduled to post. Not sorry at all. You’ll see the review of Orphan Island next week!
The Legend of Rock Paper Scissors: The wholly made up back story of the classic game. 
Drew Daywalt, Adam Rex
Balzer + Bray (HarperCollins)
On Sale Date: April 4, 2017
Ages 4-8  (and up- cause there is no age limit on picture books)

CinnamonA talking tiger is the only one who may be able to get a princess to speak in this beautiful picture book set in a mythic India by Newbery Medal-winning and New York Times bestselling author Neil Gaiman, illustrated in bold colors by Divya Srinivasan.

Previously available only as an audiobook, Cinnamon has never been published in print before, and Divya Srinivasan’s lush artwork brings Neil Gaiman’s text to life.

HarperCollins (HarperCollins)
 On Sale Date: May 2, 2017
Ages 4-8
Hero: Hurricane Rescue: The action-packed follow-up to Hero, from the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Max: Best Friend. Hero. Marine
Jennifer Li Shotz
Series: Hero
On Sale Date: May 30, 2017
Ages 8-12
Doodle Adventures: The Rise of the Rusty Robo-Cat!- We call these draw your own adventures.
Mike Lowery
Series: Doodle Adventures
Workman Publishing Company (Workman)
 June 27, 2017
Ages 8 and Up
DK Eyewitness Books: Mythology – They are revising and updating all the eyewitness books, we can’t wait to get our hands on this one.
Series: DK Eyewitness Books
DK Children (Penguin Publishing Group)
On Sale Date: June 6, 2017
Ages 8-12
Alex and Eliza: A Love Story– All things Hamilton interest me.
Melissa de la Cruz
FRONTLIST | On Sale Date: April 11, 2017