Spring 2019 Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing Catalog
Ages: 10 up
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TitleSunny
AuthorReynolds, Jason
Illustrator
ImprintAtheneum Books for Young Readers
SubformatMiddle-Grade Fiction
ISBN-139781481450225
On Sale04/02/19
US Price$7.99
CDN Price$10.99
Pages192
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.
TitleR Is for Rebel
AuthorCoats, J. Anderson
Illustrator
ImprintAtheneum Books for Young Readers
SubformatMiddle-Grade Fiction
ISBN-139781481496681
On Sale02/19/19
US Price$7.99
CDN Price$10.99
Pages272
“An empowering and timely story about resistance.” —Booklist

Princess Academy meets Megan Whalen Turner in this stunning novel about a girl who won’t let anything tame her spirit—not the government that conquered her people, and definitely not reform school!
TitleIsla de leones (Lion Island)
AuthorEngle, Margarita
Illustrator
ImprintAtheneum Books for Young Readers
SubformatMiddle-Grade Fiction
ISBN-139781534429284
On Sale02/26/19
US Price$7.99
CDN Price$10.99
Pages192
The Spanish translation of this “beautifully written, thought provoking” (School Library Journal, starred review) novel in verse by Young People’s Poet Laureate Margarita Engle, which tells the story of Antonio Chuffat, a young man of African, Chinese, and Cuban descent who becomes a champion for civil rights.
TitleLa selva (Forest World)
AuthorEngle, Margarita
Illustrator
ImprintAtheneum Books for Young Readers
SubformatMiddle-Grade Fiction
ISBN-139781534429307
On Sale02/26/19
US Price$7.99
CDN Price$10.99
Pages224
Now in Spanish, award-winning author Margarita Engle’s lively middle grade novel in verse about a Cuban-American boy who visits his family’s village in Cuba for the first time—and meets a sister he didn’t know he had.
TitleRunning through Sprinklers
AuthorKim, Michelle
Illustrator
ImprintAtheneum Books for Young Readers
SubformatMiddle-Grade Fiction
ISBN-139781481495295
On Sale04/16/19
US Price$7.99
CDN Price$10.99
Pages224
“Captures with unusually knowing and respectful perception the steps of a friend shift.” —BCCB (starred review)

Two life-long best friends grow up and begin to grow apart in this honest, deeply felt middle grade debut.
TitleJolly Foul Play
AuthorStevens, Robin
Illustrator
ImprintS&S Books for Young Readers
SubformatMiddle-Grade Fiction
ISBN-139781481489102
On Sale04/16/19
US Price$8.99
CDN Price$11.99
Pages384
“Steven’s storytelling and suspense-building are top-notch.” —School Library Journal

“Readers…will find themselves stretching their powers of deduction.” —Booklist

After a student turns up murdered on Bonfire Night, Hazel and Daisy find themselves entrenched in another mystery in this delightfully charming fourth novel of the Wells & Wong Mystery series.
TitleFly Girls
AuthorPearson, P. O’Connell
Illustrator
ImprintS&S Books for Young Readers
SubformatMiddle-Grade Nonfiction Illustrated
ISBN-139781534404113
On Sale02/12/19
US Price$7.99
CDN Price$10.99
Pages224
“A truly inspiring read.” —Booklist (starred review)

“A solid account of women’s contributions as aviators during World War II.” —Kirkus Reviews

In the tradition of Hidden Figures, debut author Patricia Pearson offers a beautifully written account of the remarkable but often forgotten group of female fighter pilots who answered their country’s call in its time of need during World War II.
TitleThe Untold History of the United States, Volume 2
AuthorStone, Oliver
Illustrator
ImprintAtheneum Books for Young Readers
SubformatMiddle-Grade Nonfiction Illustrated
ISBN-139781481421768
On Sale01/15/19
US Price$19.99
CDN Price$26.99
Pages320
Rediscover pivotal moments in America’s past in this second volume of the young reader’s edition of The Untold History of the United States, from Academy Award–winning director Oliver Stone and Peter Kuznick.