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City Spies: Golden Gate by James Ponti Book Trailer
In this second installment in the New York Times bestselling series from Edgar Award winner James Ponti, the young group of spies returns for another international adventure. After thwarting a notorious villain at an eco-summit in Paris, the City Spies are gearing up for their next mission. But things don't go exactly as planned in San Francisco. Read more: https://www.simonandschuster.com/books/Golden-Gate/James-Ponti/City-Spies/9781534414945 On Sale: March 9, 2021 CONNECT WITH SIMON KIDS Simon & Schuster Website: http://www.simonandschuster.com/kids Twitter: https://twitter.com/simonkids Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/SimonKids Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/simonkids
Jack: The True Story of Jack and the Beanstalk | Book Trailer
Jack: The True Story of Jack and the Beanstalk by Liesl Shurtliff Learn more at: http://www.randomhouse.com/book/237342/jack-the-true-story-of-jack-and-the-beanstalk-by-liesl-shurtliff Fans of Adam Gidwitz and Chris Colfer will give a GIANT cheer for this funny fairytale retelling of Jack and the Beanstalk! All work and no play makes Jack extremely bored. And when Jack gets bored, he makes mischief. It’s not that he’s bad; he just longs for adventure—and there’s nothing adventurous about toiling day and night to grow yucky green stuff. Adventure finally arrives one day in the form of giants, and soon Jack is chasing them to a land beyond the clouds, with his little sister, Annabella, in tow. The kingdom of giants is full of slugs the size of sheep, venomous pixies as tall as grown men, and a chatty cook with the biggest mouth Jack has ever seen. There’s giant fun to be had, too: puddings to swim in, spoons to use as catapults, monster toads to carry off pesky little sisters. . . But Jack and Annabella are on a mission. The king of the giants has taken something that belongs to them, and they’ll do anything—even dive into a smelly tureen of green bean soup—to get it back.
RED: THE TRUE STORY OF LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD by Liesl Shurtliff
From the author who brought you RUMP and JACK, comes RED: THE TRUE STORY OF LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD! START READING Amazon: http://amzn.to/20ZlXOg Barnes & Noble: http://bit.ly/1QwqC2G BAM!: http://bit.ly/1TgiRE4 Hudson Booksellers: http://bit.ly/1TgiRE4 IndieBound: http://bit.ly/20Zm0cL Powell's: http://bit.ly/1SlQvYU Walmart: http://bit.ly/1QbHriZ ABOUT THE BOOK “Red is the most wonder-filled fairy tale of them all!”—Chris Grabenstein, New York Times Bestselling author of Escape from Mr. Lemoncello’s Library. Red is not afraid of the big bad wolf. She’s not afraid of anything . . . except magic. But when Red’s granny falls ill, it seems that only magic can save her, and fearless Red is forced to confront her one weakness. With the help of a blond, porridge-sampling nuisance called Goldie, Red goes on a quest to cure Granny. Her journey takes her through dwarves’ caverns to a haunted well and a beast’s castle. All the while, Red and Goldie are followed by a wolf and a huntsman—two mortal enemies who seek the girls’ help to defeat each other. And one of them just might have the magical solution Red is looking for. . . . Liesl Shurtliff weaves a spellbinding tale, shining the spotlight on a beloved character from her award-winning debut, Rump. And don’t miss Jack: The True Story of Jack and the Beanstalk, “a delightful story of family, perseverance and courage” (Booklist). ABOUT LIESL SHURTLIFF http://bit.ly/1LkXMR7
CHARLIE THORNE AND THE LAST EQUATION by Stuart Gibbs | Book Trailer
From New York Times bestselling author Stuart Gibbs comes the first novel in a thrilling new series about the world's youngest and smartest genius who's forced to use her unbelievable code-breaking skills to outsmart Einstein. CONNECT WITH SIMON KIDS Simon & Schuster Website: http://www.simonandschuster.com/kids Twitter: https://twitter.com/simonkids Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/SimonKids Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/simonkids
Rump- The True Story of Rumpelstiltskin , Liesl Shurtliff , RandomBooks , Booktrailer
http://www.bookmovies.tv/en/book/rump-true-story-rumpelstiltskin In a magical kingdom where your name is your destiny, 12-year-old Rump is the butt of everyone's joke. Rump has never known his full name—his mother died before she could tell him. So all his life he's been teased and bullied for his half-a-name. But when he finds an old spinning wheel, his luck seems to change. For Rump discovers he can spin straw into gold. Magical gold. His best friend Red Riding Hood warns him that magic is dangerous—and she's right! That gold is worth its weight in trouble. And with each thread he spins, Rump weaves himself deeper into a curse. There's only one way to break the spell: Rump must go on a quest to find his true name, along the way defending himself against pixies, trolls, poison apples, and one beautiful but vile-mannered queen. The odds are against him, but with courage and friendship—and a cheeky sense of humor—Rump just might triumph in the end. An inventive fairytale retelling, perfect for fans of Gail Carson Levine or Shannon Hale. Rump- The True Story of Rumpelstiltskin , Liesl Shurtliff , RandomBooks , Booktrailer"
A Wish in the Dark by Christina Soontornvat BOOK TRAILER
A boy on the run. A girl determined to find him. A compelling fantasy looks at issues of privilege, protest, and justice. All light in Chattana is created by one man — the Governor, who appeared after the Great Fire to bring peace and order to the city. For Pong, who was born in Namwon Prison, the magical lights represent freedom, and he dreams of the day he will be able to walk among them. But when Pong escapes from prison, he realizes that the world outside is no fairer than the one behind bars. The wealthy dine and dance under bright orb light, while the poor toil away in darkness. Worst of all, Pong’s prison tattoo marks him as a fugitive who can never be truly free. Nok, the prison warden’s perfect daughter, is bent on tracking Pong down and restoring her family’s good name. But as Nok hunts Pong through the alleys and canals of Chattana, she uncovers secrets that make her question the truths she has always held dear. Set in a Thai-inspired fantasy world, Christina Soontornvat’s twist on Victor Hugo’s Les Misérables is a dazzling, fast-paced adventure that explores the difference between law and justice — and asks whether one child can shine a light in the dark. From Candlewick Press, March 24, 2020 Trailer created by Claribel Ortega, GIFGrrl Cover illustration copyright © 2020 by Ji-Hyuk Kim. Reproduced by permission of the publisher, Candlewick Press, Somerville, MA.
More to the Story by Hena Khan | Book Trailer
From the critically acclaimed author of Amina's Voice comes a new story inspired by Little Women, featuring four sisters from a modern American Muslim family living in Georgia. Get your copy today: http://j.mp/2lAjsruCONNECT WITH SIMON KIDS: Simon & Schuster Website: http://www.simonandschuster.com/kids Twitter: https://twitter.com/simonkids Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/SimonKids/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/simonkids/
Green Lantern: Legacy | Official Trailer
Thirteen-year-old Tai Pham lives in the apartment above his grandmother’s store, where his bedroom is crammed with sketchpads and comic books. But not even his most imaginative drawings could compare to the colorful adventure he’s about to embark on. When Tai inherits his grandmother’s jade ring, he soon finds out it’s more than it appears. Suddenly he’s being inducted into a group of space cops known as the Green Lanterns, his neighborhood is being overrun by some racist bullies, and every time he puts pen to paper, he’s forced to confront that he might not be creative enough or strong enough to uphold his ba’s legacy. Now Tai must decide what kind of hero he wants to be: will he learn to soar above his insecurities or will the past keep him grounded? https://www.dccomics.com/graphic-novels/green-lantern-legacy Green Lantern: Legacy | Official Trailer #DC #DCComics #DCUniverse
FRAZZLED: Everyday Disasters & Impending Doom | Official Book Trailer
Meet Abbie Wu! She’s about to start middle school and she’s TOTALLY FREAKING OUT—and not just because she’s stuck in a family that doesn’t quite get her or because the lunch ladies at school are totally corrupt or because everyone seems to have a “Thing” except her. Abbie Wu is ALWAYS in crisis. Subscribe to Shelf Stuff! - https://goo.gl/TkzXiD From debut author and professional doodler Booki Vivat, Frazzled dives right into the mind of this hilariously neurotic middle school girl as she tries to figure out who she is and where she belongs. Akin to Smile by Raina Telgemeier, Frazzled is heavily illustrated, embarrassingly honest, and sure to appeal to anyone in the middle of figuring out how to survive the everyday disasters of growing up. Learn more about Frazzled here: http://www.harpercollins.com/frazzled Find FRAZZLED featured in this #BookTrailer: HarperCollins: http://bit.ly/2bPpCua Amazon: http://bit.ly/2c6xp7s Barnes & Noble: http://bit.ly/2bPqhM7 IndieBound: http://bit.ly/2ccXxRi Apple: http://bit.ly/2ccXg0W Google: http://bit.ly/2bH2IGt Books-a-Million: http://bit.ly/2bYu515 LET’S GET BOOK NERDY! Website: http://www.shelfstuff.com Instagram: http://instagram.com/theshelfstuff #ShelfStuff is brought to you by HarperCollins Publishers.
Ahimsa Book Trailer
Watch the book trailer for "Ahimsa," a middle-grade novel by Supriya Kelkar, published by the Tu Books imprint of LEE & LOW BOOKS! In 1942, after Mahatma Gandhi asks Indians to give one family member to the freedom movement, ten-year-old Anjali is devastated to think of her father risking his life for the freedom struggle. But it turns out he isn’t the one joining. Anjali’s mother is. And with this change comes many more adjustments designed to improve their country and use “ahimsa”—non-violent resistance—to stand up to the British government. First the family must trade in their fine foreign-made clothes for homespun cotton, so Anjali has to give up her prettiest belongings. Then her mother decides to reach out to the Dalit community, the “untouchables” of society. Anjali is forced to get over her past prejudices as her family becomes increasingly involved in the movement. When Anjali’s mother is jailed, Anjali must step out of her comfort zone to take over her mother’s work, ensuring that her little part of the independence movement is completed. Inspired by her great-grandmother’s experience working with Gandhi, New Visions Award winner Supriya Kelkar shines a light on the Indian freedom movement in this poignant debut. Learn more about the book: https://www.leeandlow.com/books/ahimsa