Paula Wiseman - Coming Soon
TitleCurveball
AuthorJeter, Derek
Illustrator
ImprintPaula Wiseman Books
SubformatMiddle-Grade Fiction
ISBN-139781534409897
On Sale04/17/18
US Price$16.99
CDN Price$22.99
Ages8 - 12
In the fifth book in the New York Times bestselling middle grade series inspired by the life of iconic New York Yankee Derek Jeter, Derek spends the summer with his grandparents in Pequannock Township, New Jersey.
TitleYellow Kayak
AuthorLaden, Nina
IllustratorCastrillon, Melissa
ImprintPaula Wiseman Books
SubformatPicture Book
ISBN-139781534401945
On Sale01/23/18
US Price$17.99
CDN Price$23.99
Ages4 - 8
A child and his beloved best friend go on a grand sea adventure in this magical picture book by the author and artist who created If I Had a Little Dream.
TitleBoing!
AuthorMcCanna, Tim
IllustratorMartin, Jorge
ImprintPaula Wiseman Books
SubformatPicture Book
ISBN-139781481487559
On Sale08/21/18
US Price$17.99
CDN Price$23.99
Ages3 - 6
Xavier follows a bouncing ball on an onomatopoeia-filled alphabet adventure in this quirky new picture book from Tim McCanna!
TitleFair Ball
AuthorJeter, Derek
Illustrator
ImprintPaula Wiseman Books
SubformatMiddle-Grade Fiction
ISBN-139781481491495
On Sale04/17/18
US Price$7.99
CDN Price$10.99
Ages8 - 12
Inspired by Derek Jeter’s own life, Fair Ball is the fourth middle grade novel in the New York Times bestselling Jeter Publishing Program and focuses on the theme “the world isn’t always fair.”
TitleThe Big Umbrella
AuthorBates, Amy June
IllustratorBates, Amy June
ImprintPaula Wiseman Books
SubformatPicture Book
ISBN-139781534406582
On Sale02/06/18
US Price$16.99
CDN Price$22.99
Ages4 - 8
“A subtle, deceptively simple book about inclusion, hospitality, and welcoming the ‘other.’” —Kirkus Reviews

In the tradition of Alison McGhee’s Someday, beloved illustrator Amy June Bates makes her authorial debut alongside her eleven-year-old daughter with this timely and timeless picture book about acceptance.
TitleBetween the Lines
AuthorWallace, Sandra Neil
IllustratorCollier, Bryan
ImprintPaula Wiseman Books
SubformatPicture Book NF
ISBN-139781481443876
On Sale01/23/18
US Price$17.99
CDN Price$23.99
Ages4 - 8
“A visually striking, enlightening picture-book biography.” —Booklist (starred review)

“An absolutely indispensable illustrated biography that will remind readers of all ages that it’s never too late to pursue their dreams.” —School Library Journal (starred review)

“A well-sourced, stirringly told account of an artist drawing inspiration from and finding beauty in the immediate surroundings of his world.” —Publishers Weekly (starred review)

“A biography with appeal for sports fans and budding artists alike, it will also beckon to any reader who appreciates a well-told, artfully illustrated story.” —Kirkus Reviews (starred review)

Discover the remarkable true story of NFL star Ernie Barnes—a boy who followed his dreams and became one of the most influential artists of his generation—with this beautiful and fascinating nonfiction picture book illustrated by four-time Caldecott Honor recipient Bryan Collier.
TitleBitty Bot's Big Beach Getaway
AuthorMcCanna, Tim
IllustratorCarpenter, Tad
ImprintPaula Wiseman Books
SubformatPicture Book
ISBN-139781481449311
On Sale04/24/18
US Price$17.99
CDN Price$23.99
Ages4 - 8
The world’s cutest robot goes on a rhyming, deep-sea adventure with two new friends in this sweet and silly companion to Bitty Bot.
TitleGame Changers
AuthorCline-Ransome, Lesa
IllustratorRansome, James E.
ImprintPaula Wiseman Books
SubformatPicture Book NF
ISBN-139781481476843
On Sale07/10/18
US Price$17.99
CDN Price$23.99
Ages4 - 8
Husband-and-wife duo James E. Ransome and Lesa Cline-Ransome collaborate to tell the inspiring story of sisters, champion athletes, and tennis superstars Venus and Serena Williams.
TitleThe Great Dictionary Caper
AuthorSierra, Judy
IllustratorComstock, Eric
ImprintPaula Wiseman Books
SubformatPicture Book
ISBN-139781481480048
On Sale01/23/18
US Price$17.99
CDN Price$23.99
Ages4 - 8
“Teachers will have field day with this wordplay; this caper is clever, capricious, and cunning.” —Kirkus Reviews (starred review)

“Bored with sitting in a dictionary ‘day in, day out,’ the words make a break for it and organize a parade which…introduce linguistics terminology in just about the most playful way possible.” —Publishers Weekly (starred review)

“This is a charming, peppy introduction, enhanced by Comstock’s energetic, retro-flair illustrations, which fill the pages with cavorting words and creative details…In approach and format, this is both entertaining and educational—likely to hold and pique kids’ interest in the topic and provide a fun learning supplement.” —Booklist (starred review)

When all of the words escape from the dictionary, it’s up to Noah Webster to restore alphabetical order in this supremely wacky picture book that celebrates language.
TitleEvery Color Soup
AuthorHurley, Jorey
IllustratorHurley, Jorey
ImprintPaula Wiseman Books
SubformatPicture Book
ISBN-139781481469999
On Sale01/23/18
US Price$17.99
CDN Price$23.99
Ages3 - 7
Purple, yellow, orange, and red. Just the right mix of colored vegetables make a delicious soup in this tasty introduction to colors, counting, and veggies.