April Releases


2 Apr
Afrotistic by Kala Allen Omeiza. I’m Heard. YA

4 Apr

Nothing Burns as Bright as You by Ashley Woodfolk. Versify

5 Apr

Alone Out Here by Riley Redgate. Disney-Hyperion
Boulevard of Dreams (Fearless #2) by Mandy Gonzalez and Brittany J. Thurman. Aladdin MG
Chasing Jaguars (Wild Survival #3) by Melissa Cristina Márquez. Scholastic
The Color of the Sky Is the Shape of the Heart by Chesil, trans. by Takami Nieda. Soho Teen. YA
A Duet for Home by Karina Yan Glaser. Clarion Books
Does My Body Offend You? by Mayra Cuevas and Marie Marquardt. Knopf
Gold Mountain by Betty G. Yee. Carolrhoda Lab.
The Great Wall Through Time a 2,700-Year Journey Along The World’s Greatest Wall by Du Fei. DK Children
Heartbreak Symphony by Laekan Zea Kemp. Little, Brown
Horse Country: Can’t Be Tamed (Horse Country #1) by Yamile Saied Méndez. Scholastic
A Perfect Score (Hunt A Killer Original Novel) by A. M. Ellis. Scholastic
It’s the End of the World and I’m in My Bathing Suit by Justin A. Reynolds. Scholastic Press
Karma’s World: Viral Video Showdown by Jehan Madhan. Scholastic
Karthik Delivers by Sheela Chari. Abrams
K-Pop Revolution by Stephan Lee. Scholastic/Point. YA
The Not-So-Uniform Life of Holly-Mei by Christina Matula. Inkyard. MG
Nothing Burns as Bright as You by Ashley Woodfolk. YA
Aru Shah and the Nectar of Immortaliy (A Pandava Novel book 5) by Roshani Chokshi. Disney/Riordan MG
Saving Earth: Climate Change and the Fight for Our Future by Olugbemisola Rhuday-Perkovich, illus. by Tim Foley. FSG
Scout’s Honor by Lily Anderson. Henry Holt
Shinji Takahashi and the Mark of the Coatl (The Society of Explorers and Adventurers) by Julie Kagawa. Disney Hyperion MG
Simon B. Rhymin’ Takes a Stand (Simon B. Rhymin’ 2) by Dwayne Reed. Little, Brown
Witchlings by Claribel A. Ortega. (Scholastic Press. MG
You Are More Than Magic: The Black and Brown Girls’ Guide to Finding Your Voice by Minda Harts. Dial Books

12 Apr

An Arrow to the Moon by Emily X. R. Pan. Little, Brown
Boys of the Beast by Monica Zepeda. Tu Books
Dragon City (Dragon Realm #3) by Katie Tsang and Kevin Tsang. Union Square Kids
High Spirits by Camille Gomera-Tavarez. Levine Querido
The Last Mapmaker by Christina Soontornvat. Candlewick
The Lucky Ones by Linda Williams Jackson. Candlewick
Moonwalking by Zetta Elliott and Lyn Miller-Lachmann.  Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Red Panda and Moon Bear: The Curse of the Evil Eye (Book 2) by Jarod Roselló. Top Shelf Productions 
We Have A Dream: Meet 30 Young Indigenous People and People of Color Protecting the Planet by Mya-Rose Craig, illustrated by Sabrean Khadija. Magic Cat

16 Apr

Chara in the Dark by Maya Chhabra. Enslow/West 44  YA

19 Apr

Coming of Age: 13 B’Nai Mitzvah Stories, edited by Henry Herz and Jonathan Rosen. Albert Whitman & Co. 
Flirting with Fate by J. C. Cervantes. Razorbill
Genesis Wars (Infinity Courts) by Akemi Dawn Bowman. Simon and Schuster
My Sister’s Big Fat Indian Wedding by Sajni Patel. Amulet
Queen of the Tiles by Hanna Alkaf. Salaam Reads/Simon & Schuster
The Second Chance of Benjamin Waterfalls by James Bird. Feiwel and Friends
Shuri and T’Challa: Into the Heartlands by Roseanne A. Brown, illus. by Dika Araújo et al.. Graphix
Unfadeable by Maurice Broaddus. Katherine Tegen Books
Zara’s Rules by Hena Khan, illus. by Wastana Haikal. Salaam Reads. MG
Windmaker Vol 1 by Roye Okupe, Sunkanmie Akinboy and Toyin Anetunmobi. Dark Horse Press

26 Apr

In the Key of Us by Mariama Lockington. Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Jagged Little Pill: The Novel by Eric Smith with Alanis Morissette, Diablo Cody, and Glen Ballard. Amulet Books
Jennifer Chan Is Not Alone by Tae Keller. Random House MG
Sci-Fu: It Takes 2 by Yehudi Mercado. Oni Press
Winnie Zeng Unleashes a Legend by Katie Zhao. Random House. MG