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Curious about what books will be released in the months ahead so you can pre-order or reserve them? Then click on the months below.

Please note we have not included every book that is coming out, but rather some that caught our eye --- and that we thought should catch yours as well.

January 2019


A Story About Cancer With a Happy Ending written by India Desjardins with illustrations by Marianne Ferrer - Children's, Children's 10+, Fiction, Graphic Novel, Health, Young Adult 10+

Lincoln Children's Books | 9781786039774 | Published January 29, 2019

A teenage girl heads towards the hospital waiting room where the doctors are going to tell her how much time she's got to live. As she walks, she thinks about her journey up to this point...the terrible decor in the hospital, wearing a headscarf, the horrible treatments, but also being with her friends, family and her new boyfriend Victor. This is a story about cancer with a happy ending. It's about life, love and especially, hope.

Hilo Book 5: Then Everything Went Wrong by Judd Winick - Adventure, Children's, Children's 8-12, Comic Books, Fiction, Graphic Novel, Science Fiction, Youth Fiction

Random House Books for Young Readers | 9781524714963 | Published January 29, 2019

MORE ACTION! MORE FUN! MORE LAUGHS! MORE ROBOTS! What REALLY happened in Hilo's world before he came to Earth? D.J. and our favorite space boy, Hilo, take a DANGEROUS trip to Hilo's home planet to find out! But everything Hilo thinks he knows about his past is about to be turned inside out and UPSIDE DOWN! Hilo was supposed to save everyone...but what happens if it's Hilo that needs saving?! Is ANYONE who we think they are? Can Hilo and his friends figure out how all the pieces fit...before it's too late?!


Click by Kayla Miller - Children's, Children's 10-12, Fiction, Friendship, Graphic Novel, Youth Fiction

HMH Books for Young Readers | 9781328911124 | Published January 8, 2019

Olive “clicks” with everyone in the fifth grade --- until one day she doesn’t. When a school variety show leaves Olive stranded without an act to join, she begins to panic, wondering why all her friends have already formed their own groups...without her. With the performance drawing closer by the minute, will Olive be able to find her own place in the show before the curtain comes up?

Bloom written by Kevin Panetta with illustrations by Savanna Ganucheau - Contemporary Fiction, Fiction, Gay & Lesbian, Graphic Novel, Romance, Young Adult 13+

First Second | 9781626726413 | Published January 29, 2019

Now that high school is over, Ari is dying to move to the big city with his ultra-hip band --- if he can just persuade his dad to let him quit his job at their struggling family bakery. Though he loved working there as a kid, Ari cannot fathom a life wasting away over rising dough and hot ovens. But while interviewing candidates for his replacement, Ari meets Hector, an easygoing guy who loves baking as much as Ari wants to escape it. As they become closer over batches of bread, love is ready to bloom...that is, if Ari doesn’t ruin everything.

EndGames (NewsPrints #2) by Ru Xu - Adventure, Children's, Children's 8-12, Comic Books, Fiction, Graphic Novel, Youth Fiction

Graphix | 9780545803175 | Published January 29, 2019

Blue arrives in the capital city of Altalus, where she is determined to find her friend Crow, the boy who was created to be a flying war machine, and Jack, the engineer who built him. But soon she is inadvertently kidnapped by Snow and Red, twins from the enemy side of their 10-year war. They set off on a dangerous adventure that brings them to the front lines of the war, and eventually realize that they must work together to help end it. But with larger, more powerful forces at work, the fight for peace --- and survival --- will be more difficult than they ever imagined.

Olympians: Hephaistos: God of Fire by George O'Connor - Children's, Children's 9-13, Fiction, Graphic Novel, Mythology, Youth Fiction

First Second | 9781626725287 | Published January 29, 2019

Thrown from Mount Olympus as a newborn and caught by Thetis and Eurynome, who raised him on the island of Lemnos, Hephaistos had an aptitude for creating beautiful objects from a very young age. Despite his rejection from Olympus, he swallowed his anger and spent his days perfecting his craft. His exquisitely forged gifts and weapons earned him back his seat in the heavens, but he was not treated as an equal --- his brothers and sisters looked down at him for his lame leg, and even his own wife, Aphrodite, was disloyal.

Wires and Nerve, Volume 2: Gone Rogue Written by Marissa Meyer and illustrated by Stephen Gilpin. - Adventure, Comic Books, Fairy Tale, Fantasy, Fiction, Graphic Novel, Science Fiction, Young Adult 14+

Square Fish | 9781250078292 | Published January 29, 2019

Iko --- an audacious android and best friend to the Lunar Queen Cinder --- has been tasked with hunting down Alpha Lysander Steele, the leader of a rogue band of bioengineered wolf-soldiers who threaten to undo the tenuous peace agreement between Earth and Luna. Unless Cinder can reverse the mutations that were forced on them years before, Steele and his soldiers plan to satisfy their monstrous appetites with a massacre of the innocent people of Earth.

Wires and Nerve: Volume 1 by Marissa Meyer and Douglas Holgate - Comic Books, Fairy Tale, Fantasy, Graphic Novel, Science Fiction, Young Adult 14+

Square Fish | 9781250078278 | Published January 29, 2019

When rogue packs of wolf-hybrid soldiers threaten the tenuous peace alliance between Earth and Luna, Iko takes it upon herself to hunt down the soldiers' leader. She is soon working with a handsome royal guard who forces her to question everything she knows about love, loyalty, and her own humanity.