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Get to Know the Author Behind The Finisher

#1 New York Times bestselling author David Baldacci reveals five fast facts on The Finisher (Scholastic Press), his new fantasy novel for a younger audience.
“Success…A smart, tough heroine worth rooting for.” —Booklist

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Nonfiction Series from Scholastic Library Publishing

Rookie Toddler: Will You Wear a Blue Hat?
Encourage a love of reading with these new board books!
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Scholastic News Nonfiction Readers ? Kids Like Me (Global Awareness): This is the Way We Go to School
Learn how children around the globe go to school!
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Featured Books for May 2014


Hot Rod Hamster: Monster Truck Mania! 

Hot Rod Hamster: Monster Truck Mania! 

by Cynthia Lord
Illustrated by Derek Anderson

Activity Kit
"Anderson’s bright-eyed, expressive acrylics extend Lord’s enthusiastic rhyming tale to perfection."—Kirkus
Hidden Like Anne Frank: 14 True Stories of Survival
Hidden Like Anne Frank: 14 True Stories of Survival
by Marcel Prins
By Peter Henk Steenhuis

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"Terrifying, haunting and powerful." —Kirkus
"A testament to resilience." —PW
The Cracks in the Kingdom
The Cracks in the Kingdom
by Jaclyn Moriarty
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"Engrossing." —Horn Book
"Better than the first." —Kirkus
"Thrilling." —SLJ

Author Spotlight

Tui T. Sutherland
During her school presentations, Tui Sutherland gives a behind-the-scenes look at publishing, talking about her career as an editor, the different books she's written, and the daily life as a writer.


Wings of Fire Book Five: The Brightest Night 
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Wings of Fire Book Four: The Dark Secret
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The adventure continues in this third book of the epic multiplatform fantasy series with Spirit Animals Book 3: Blood Ties by New York Times bestselling duo Garth Nix and Sean Williams.
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Invite an Author

Scott Bly
Author, teacher and computer consultant, Scott Bly is excited about the school visits and live appearances where interactive experiences will serve as a continuation to the adventure that begins with in the pages of his debut novel, Smasher.
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