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October 2015

This month’s Cool and New roundup includes the latest book in the hilarious detective series Timmy Failure, TIMMY FAILURE: Sanitized for Your Protection by Stephan Pastis; DREAM ON, AMBER by Emma Shevah with illustrations by Helen Crawford-White, about a half-Japanese, half-Italian girl with a ridiculously long name who’s attempting to overcome her father’s abandonment; and

October 2016

Our New in Paperback roundup this month includes BROWN GIRL DREAMING by Jacqueline Woodson, the author's bestselling collection of poems about growing up and finding her place; THE SEVENTH MOST IMPORTANT THING by Shelley Pearsall, where Arthur T. Owens is given a second chance in the form of 120 hours of community service; and Matthew Cody's THE SECRETS OF THE PIED PIPER 1: The Peddler's Road, the first book of a wild fantasy adventure in which Max and Carter are led on a mysterious quest on the Summer Isle by the Piper.