Atheneum - Coming Soon
TitleIf I Was the Sunshine
AuthorFogliano, Julie
ImprintAtheneum Books for Young Readers
SubformatPicture Book
Ages4 - 8
ISBN-139781481472432
On Sale05/07/19
US Price$17.99
CDN Price$23.99
GradesP - 3
A breathtaking picture book about the relationships we share from New York Times bestselling storytellers Julie Fogliano and Loren Long in the tradition of The Runaway Bunny and Guess How Much I Love You.
TitleLong Way Down
AuthorReynolds, Jason
ImprintAtheneum Books for Young Readers
SubformatTeen Fiction
Ages12 up
ISBN-139781481438261
On Sale04/02/19
US Price$10.99
CDN Price$14.99
Grades7 up
“An intense snapshot of the chain reaction caused by pulling a trigger.” —Booklist (starred review)
“Astonishing.” —Kirkus Reviews (starred review)
“A tour de force.” —Publishers Weekly (starred review)


A Newbery Honor Book
A Coretta Scott King Honor Book
A Printz Honor Book

A Los Angeles Times Book Prize Winner for Young Adult Literature
Longlisted for the National Book Award for Young People’s Literature
Winner of the Walter Dean Myers Award

An Edgar Award Winner for Best Young Adult Fiction
Parents’ Choice Gold Award Winner
An Entertainment Weekly Best YA Book of 2017
A Vulture Best YA Book of 2017
A Buzzfeed Best YA Book of 2017


An ode to Put the Damn Guns Down, this is New York Times bestselling author Jason Reynolds’s electrifying novel that takes place in sixty potent seconds—the time it takes a kid to decide whether or not he’s going to murder the guy who killed his brother.
TitleSunny
AuthorReynolds, Jason
ImprintAtheneum Books for Young Readers
SubformatMiddle-Grade Fiction
Ages10 up
ISBN-139781481450225
On Sale03/26/19
US Price$7.99
CDN Price$10.99
Grades5 up
Sunny tries to shine despite his troubled past in this third novel in the critically acclaimed Track series from National Book Award finalist Jason Reynolds.
TitleFor Every One
AuthorReynolds, Jason
ImprintAtheneum Books for Young Readers
SubformatTeen Nonfiction
Ages12 up
ISBN-139781481486255
On Sale04/02/19
US Price$7.99
CDN Price$10.99
Grades7 up
“A lyrical masterpiece.” —School Library Journal (starred review)

Originally performed at the Kennedy Center for the unveiling of the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial, and later as a tribute to Walter Dean Myers, this stirring and inspirational poem is New York Times bestselling author and National Book Award finalist Jason Reynolds’s rallying cry to the dreamers of the world.
TitleA Place to Belong
AuthorKadohata, Cynthia
ImprintAtheneum Books for Young Readers
SubformatMiddle-Grade Fiction Illustrated
Ages10 - 14
ISBN-139781481446648
On Sale05/14/19
US Price$17.99
CDN Price$23.99
Grades5 - 9
A Japanese-American family, reeling from their ill treatment in the Japanese internment camps, gives up their American citizenship to move back to Hiroshima, unaware of the devastation wreaked by the atomic bomb in this piercing look at the aftermath of World War II by Newbery Medalist Cynthia Kadohata.
TitleNighttime Symphony
AuthorTimbaland
ImprintAtheneum Books for Young Readers
SubformatPicture Book
Ages4 - 8
ISBN-139781442412088
On Sale05/14/19
US Price$17.99
CDN Price$23.99
GradesP - 3
The sounds of the city at night create a lively lullaby in this melodious bedtime story from superstar producer and musician Timbaland, Caldecott Honor–winning illustrator Christopher Myers, and Kaa Illustration!
TitleBunnicula
AuthorHowe, James
ImprintAtheneum Books for Young Readers
SubformatMiddle-Grade Fiction Illustrated
Ages8 - 12
ISBN-139781534435933
On Sale05/21/19
US Price$10.99
CDN Price$14.99
Grades3 - 7
Bunnicula rules!” —Dav Pilkey, creator of the Captain Underpants series

Celebrate the fortieth anniversary of the fluffy and fearsome classic Bunnicula with this pocket-sized edition, perfect for accompanying readers on all their mischievous adventures. This special edition includes bonus content and a deluxe cover that looks and feels as eerily delightful as the story within!
TitleReaching for the Moon
AuthorJohnson, Katherine
ImprintAtheneum Books for Young Readers
SubformatMiddle-Grade Nonfiction
Ages10 up
ISBN-139781534440838
On Sale07/02/19
US Price$17.99
CDN Price$23.99
Grades5 up
The inspiring autobiography of NASA mathematician Katherine Johnson, who helped launch Apollo 11.
TitleTruman
AuthorReidy, Jean
ImprintAtheneum Books for Young Readers
SubformatPicture Book
Ages4 - 8
ISBN-139781534416642
On Sale07/09/19
US Price$17.99
CDN Price$23.99
GradesP - 3
After his best friend Sarah leaves for her first day of school, a tortoise named Truman goes on an adventure across the living room and learns to be brave in this thoughtful and heartwarming twist on a first experience story.
TitleSkulls!
AuthorThornburgh, Blair
ImprintAtheneum Books for Young Readers
SubformatPicture Book
Ages4 - 8
ISBN-139781534414006
On Sale07/23/19
US Price$17.99
CDN Price$23.99
GradesP - 3
Debut picture book author Blair Thornburgh and award-winning illustrator Scott Campbell put their heads together to celebrate one of the most important bones in your body: the skull!