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Children's & young adult general non-fiction

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  • 42 Is Not Just a Number

    By Doreen Rappaport

    Paperback, AUS $16.99, NZ $18.99
    “Explores some of the seminal events in Robinson’s life and the ballplayer’s feelings about them, ably profiling a groundbreaking athlete and a ‘one-person civil rights movement.’ ” — Publishers Weekly

  • 42 Is Not Just a Number

    By Doreen Rappaport

    Hardback, AUS $27.99, NZ $29.99
    An eye-opening look at the life and legacy of Jackie Robinson, the man who broke the color barrier in Major League Baseball and became an American hero.

  • A Wish in the Dark

    By Christina Soontornvat

    Hardback, AUS $24.99, NZ $27.99
    A boy on the run. A girl determined to find him. A compelling fantasy looks at issues of privilege, protest, and justice.

  • Alphamaniacs

    By Paul Fleischman
    Illustrated by Melissa Sweet

    Hardback, AUS $27.99, NZ $29.99
    Are you a word person? A curiosity seeker? An explorer? Take a look at these twenty-six extraordinary individuals for whom love of language is an extreme sport.

  • BOX: Henry Brown Mails Himself to Freedom

    By Carole Boston Weatherford
    Illustrated by Michele Wood

    Hardback, AUS $24.99, NZ $27.99
    In a moving, lyrical tale about the cost and fragility of freedom, a New York Times best-selling author and an acclaimed artist follow the life of a man who courageously shipped himself out of slavery.

  • Can We Help?

    By George Ancona
    Illustrated by George Ancona

    Paperback, AUS $15.99, NZ $17.99
    “Kids don’t often get a chance to help others outside their families in meaningful ways. This book may change that.” — Kirkus Reviews

  • Can We Help?

    By George Ancona
    Illustrated by George Ancona

    Hardback, AUS $24.99, NZ $27.99
    Real kids make a real difference in their communities in this vibrantly photographed chronicle by George Ancona.

  • Dads

    By John Coy

    Hardback, AUS $27.99, NZ $29.99
    Simple, poetic text and striking photographs celebrate all that fathers do—from working and fixing to cooking and hugging. Diverse and inclusive, this book is a perfect Father's Day gift!

  • Great Explorers

    By Stewart Ross
    Illustrated by Stephen Biesty

    Paperback, AUS $19.99, NZ $24.99
    Join the world’s bravest explorers on some of the greatest journeys ever made in this exciting paperback edition of Into the Unknown: a highly acclaimed book.

  • House of Dreams: The Life of L. M. Montgomery

    By Liz Rosenberg
    Illustrated by Julie Morstad

    Hardback, AUS $19.99, NZ $22.99
    An affecting biography of the author of Anne of Green Gables is the first for young readers to include revelations about her last days and to encompass the complexity of a brilliant and sometimes troubled life.

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