Margaret K. McElderry Books - Coming Soon
TitleNoodle and the No Bones Day
AuthorGraziano, Jonathan
IllustratorTavis, Dan
ImprintMargaret K. McElderry Books
SubformatPicture Book
ISBN-139781665927109
On Sale06/07/22
US Price$18.99
CDN Price$23.99
Ages4 - 8
From the creator of the viral “Bones or No Bones” TikTok videos comes a sweet and entertaining picture book following Noodle the pug and his human as they navigate Noodle’s first No Bones Day—a day for being kind to yourself!
TitleOut of Range
AuthorLang, Heidi
Illustrator
ImprintMargaret K. McElderry Books
SubformatMiddle-Grade Fiction
ISBN-139781665903349
On Sale06/07/22
US Price$17.99
CDN Price$23.99
Ages8 - 12
Hatchet meets Raina Telgemeier’s Sisters in this adventurous and heartfelt middle grade tale of three warring sisters who find themselves lost in the wilderness and must learn to trust each other if they want to survive.
TitleOnyeka and the Academy of the Sun
AuthorOkogwu, Tolá
Illustrator
ImprintMargaret K. McElderry Books
SubformatMiddle-Grade Fiction
ISBN-139781665912617
On Sale06/14/22
US Price$17.99
CDN Price$21.99
Ages8 - 12
Black Panther meets X-Men in this action-packed and empowering middle grade adventure about a British Nigerian girl who learns that her Afro hair has psychokinetic powers—perfect for fans of Amari and the Night Brothers, The Marvellers, and Rick Riordan!
TitleCurse of the Phoenix
AuthorCarter, Aimée
Illustrator
ImprintMargaret K. McElderry Books
SubformatMiddle-Grade Fiction
ISBN-139781534478459
On Sale06/21/22
US Price$8.99
CDN Price$11.99
Ages8 - 12
The creatures of legend are real—and it’s up to twins Zac and Lu to save them in this fun-filled middle grade adventure perfect for fans of Fablehaven and The Hotel Between.
TitleNight Shine
AuthorGratton, Tessa
Illustrator
ImprintMargaret K. McElderry Books
SubformatTeen Fiction
ISBN-139781534460782
On Sale06/21/22
US Price$12.99
CDN Price$17.99
Ages14 up
An orphan girl must face untold danger and an ancient evil to save her kingdom’s prince in this “dark, sensuous…queer and lush” (Kirkus Reviews) fantasy perfect for fans of Girls of Paper and Fire and Tess of the Road.
TitleBad Things Happen Here
AuthorBarrow, Rebecca
Illustrator
ImprintMargaret K. McElderry Books
SubformatTeen Fiction
ISBN-139781534497436
On Sale06/28/22
US Price$19.99
CDN Price$24.99
Ages14 up
I Killed Zoe Spanos meets The Cheerleaders in this haunting mystery about an island town with a history of unsolved deaths—and a girl desperate to uncover the mystery behind it all.
TitleParty Animals
AuthorBattersby, Katherine
IllustratorBattersby, Katherine
ImprintMargaret K. McElderry Books
SubformatChapter Book
ISBN-139781534470217
On Sale06/28/22
US Price$12.99
CDN Price$15.99
Ages6 - 9
Cranky Chicken and Speedy the worm are back in another laugh-out-loud, brightly illustrated, and heartwarming chapter book as Speedy tries to plan a party for a hungry Chicken—sure to delight fans of Narwhal and Jelly and The Bad Guys!
TitleBlood Like Magic
AuthorSambury, Liselle
Illustrator
ImprintMargaret K. McElderry Books
SubformatTeen Fiction
ISBN-139781534465299
On Sale07/05/22
US Price$13.99
CDN Price$16.99
Ages14 up
“High stakes, big heart, and lots of Black Girl Magic…unputdownable.” —Aiden Thomas, New York Times bestselling author of Cemetery Boys

A rich, dark urban fantasy debut following a teen witch who is given a horrifying task: sacrificing her first love to save her family’s magic. The problem is, she’s never been in love—she’ll have to find the perfect guy before she can kill him.
TitleWings of Shadow
AuthorPau Preto, Nicki
Illustrator
ImprintMargaret K. McElderry Books
SubformatTeen Fiction
ISBN-139781534466036
On Sale07/12/22
US Price$14.99
CDN Price$16.99
Ages12 up
In the heart-stopping finale to the Crown of Feathers trilogy, which #1 New York Times bestselling author Kendare Blake calls “absolutely unforgettable,” Veronyka must face her most devastating enemy yet: her own sister.
TitleIt All Begins with Jelly Beans
AuthorWeetman, Nova
Illustrator
ImprintMargaret K. McElderry Books
SubformatMiddle-Grade Fiction
ISBN-139781534494329
On Sale07/12/22
US Price$7.99
CDN Price$10.99
Ages8 - 12
Two girls form an unlikely friendship during their shared time in the school nurse’s office in this heartfelt middle grade novel for fans of Save Me a Seat and Insignificant Events in the Life of a Cactus.