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Connect with forthcoming titles. Each publishing season (January 5, May 1, September 1), we'll post a new Title Alert featuring upcoming titles from a variety of publishers. Use the provided links to request an ARC and learn how to bring these books into your store. 


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Frankinschool Book 1:  Monster MatchFrankinschool Book 1: Monster Match

by Caryn Rivadeneira, Dani Jones (Illustrated by)

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Pub Date: August 1, 2023

Red Chair Press

ISBN: 9781643712413

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Frankinschool: Monster Match is about a boy named Fred who "turns into "Frankenstein's monster after an author visit gone wrong. While Fred is out sick, the author signs Fred's book “To Frank”. When Fred's classmate suggests Fred must really be “Frank” in school, this sparks an idea for Fred's creative writing assignment. Fred's What-If poem is coming together, until the writing assignment comes to life. Suddenly Fred--now Frankinschool --must save the school from a ghost living in the school attic.

Reclaiming Mni SotaReclaiming Mni Sota: An Alternate History of the U.S. - Dakota War of 1862

by Colin Mustful

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Pub Date: October 10, 2023

History Through Fiction

ISBN: 9781736499092

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Samuel seeks his future in Minnesota. Waabi mourns the loss of his homeland. But when progress clashes with tradition, Samuel and Waabi find themselves on opposite sides of a war years in the making. As they fight for their future, and the future of their families, Minnesota is changed forever.

Behind the LiesBehind the Lies

by Maren Cooper

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Pub Date: November 14, 2023

She Writes Press

ISBN: 9781647425876

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First, biotech exec Will Franklin’s boss angrily announces that he’s about to fire him for reasons vaguely suggesting impropriety; then, just hours later, he succumbs to a critical illness and lands in the hospital on a ventilator, leaving Will few clues with which to untangle the mystery of his possible transgressions. Can Will clear his name before it’s too late?

Old to JoyOld to Joy

by Anita Crawford Clark

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Pub Date: September 5, 2023

Gnome Road Publishing

ISBN: 9781957655062

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A young girl struggles to find value in all the old things at her Grandmama's house until she discovers the wondrous ways in which old things and old ways can bring joy to any heart.

How to Hatch a ReaderHow to Hatch a Reader

by Kari Ann Gonzalez, Rachel Suzanne (Illustrated by)

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Pub Date: August 15, 2023

Gnome Road Publishing

ISBN: 9781957655055

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When teaching your chickens to read, first find a place to rest their chicken cheeks, then help them peck the right story. With your help, words will begin flying off the pages (as long as there are no foxes around). And remember, celebrate every success with a fabulous dance party!