New in Hardcover

Hello, Hot Dog Cover Image

Imagine one day you’re at a family picnic, “chillin’ out on this comfy bread, with...

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Blast from the Past

In the Year of the Boar and Jackie Robinson Cover Image

For Shirley Temple Wong, a ten-year-old Chinese immigrant living in New York in the 1940s, Jackie...

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YA Pick

We Are the Ship: The Story of Negro League Baseball Cover Image

As long as the game has existed, there have been baseball teams with all-African American players,...

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Book Subscription

Fur, Feather, Fin Cover Image

Join our signed first editions club and have a first edition, first printing of a new children’s picture book delivered each month directly to your doorstep (or pick it up at the store). The June book is Fur, Feather, Fin: All of Us Are Kin by Diane Lang and Stephanie Laberis (Illustrator) (Beach Lane, $17.99).



Mamoo Kids Zipper Totes

Gifts for Kids

Mamoo creates awe-inspiring bags for active, adventurous kids. The zipper totes are handcrafted in Oakland, CA from 100% natural cotton canvas with adjustable cross-body strap and are machine washable. They are just the right size to hold standard-size kids’ folders.


Teen Book Group

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The Teen Book Group for teens ages 13–16 meets on the fourth Sunday of the month at 3:30 p.m., downstairs in the Children and Teens Department, to discuss and dissect a book of our choosing. The next meeting is on June 24 at 3:30 and we will be reading Poet X by Acevedo. Have questions? Interested in joining? Email Emily at