Fall 2019 Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing Catalog
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TitleDancing Hands
AuthorEngle, Margarita
IllustratorLópez, Rafael
ImprintAtheneum Books for Young Readers
SubformatPicture Book NF
ISBN-139781481487405
On Sale08/27/19
US Price$17.99
CDN Price$23.99
Pages40
In soaring words and stunning illustrations, Margarita Engle and Rafael López tell the story of Teresa Carreño, a child prodigy who played piano for Abraham Lincoln.
TitleThe Presidents
AuthorTinari, Leah
IllustratorTinari, Leah
ImprintAladdin
SubformatPicture Book NF
ISBN-139781534418578
On Sale10/29/19
US Price$19.99
CDN Price$26.99
Pages96
Acclaimed artist and author of Limitless Leah Tinari offers a spectacular collection of portraits that celebrate the iconic and inspirational presidents of the United States.
TitleCells
AuthorFisher, Carolyn
IllustratorFisher, Carolyn
ImprintBeach Lane Books
SubformatPicture Book NF
ISBN-139781534451858
On Sale10/15/19
US Price$17.99
CDN Price$23.99
Pages48
Join Ellie, a skin cell who lives on the derrière of a Boston Terrier, as she tells readers all about the amazing cells that make up every living thing on Earth.
TitleKitten Lady's Big Book of Little Kittens
AuthorShaw, Hannah
Illustrator
ImprintAladdin
SubformatPicture Book NF
ISBN-139781534438941
On Sale10/08/19
US Price$18.99
CDN Price$25.99
Pages56
From kitten rescuer and New York Times bestselling author Hannah Shaw, also known as Kitten Lady on YouTube and Instagram, comes an inspiring picture book that takes readers on the adorable journey of foster kittens from their first days after birth all the way to adoption!
TitleThe Book Rescuer
AuthorMacy, Sue
IllustratorInnerst, Stacy
ImprintPaula Wiseman Books
SubformatPicture Book NF
ISBN-139781481472203
On Sale10/01/19
US Price$17.99
CDN Price$23.99
Pages48
“Stunning.”​ —Kirkus Reviews (starred review)
Inspired...[a] journalistic, propulsive narrative.Publishers Weekly (starred review)
“The story comes alive through the bold acrylic and gouache art.” —Booklist (starred review)

From New York Times Best Illustrated Book artist Stacy Innerst and author Sue Macy comes a story of one man’s heroic effort to save the world’s Yiddish books.
TitleWhat Miss Mitchell Saw
AuthorBarrett, Hayley
IllustratorSudyka, Diana
ImprintBeach Lane Books
SubformatPicture Book NF
ISBN-139781481487597
On Sale09/03/19
US Price$17.99
CDN Price$23.99
Pages40
Discover the amazing true story of Maria Mitchell, America’s first professional female astronomer.
TitleMuslim Girls Rise
AuthorMir, Saira
IllustratorJaleel, Aaliya
ImprintS&S Books for Young Readers
SubformatPicture Book NF
ISBN-139781534418882
On Sale10/29/19
US Price$17.99
CDN Price$23.99
Pages48
Little Leaders meets Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls in this gorgeous nonfiction picture book that introduces readers to nineteen powerhouse Muslim women who rose up and made their voices heard.
TitleCounting the Stars
AuthorCline-Ransome, Lesa
IllustratorColón, Raúl
ImprintPaula Wiseman Books
SubformatPicture Book NF
ISBN-139781534404755
On Sale10/08/19
US Price$17.99
CDN Price$23.99
Pages32
“A detail-rich picture book.” —Kirkus Reviews
“Straightforward and inviting.” —School Library Journal

From award-winning author Lesa Cline-Ransome and acclaimed illustrator Raúl Colón comes the sensitive, informative, and inspiring picture book biography of the remarkable mathematician Katherine Johnson, one of the NASA “human computers” whose work was critical to the first US space launch.
TitleHi, I'm Norman
AuthorBurleigh, Robert
IllustratorMinor, Wendell
ImprintPaula Wiseman Books
SubformatPicture Book NF
ISBN-139781442496705
On Sale10/01/19
US Price$17.99
CDN Price$23.99
Pages48
“An inviting and admiring introduction to an important American artist.” —Kirkus Reviews

From award-winning author Robert Burleigh comes a striking, intimate picture book biography about an American icon—beloved artist Norman Rockwell.
TitleFirefighters' Handbook
AuthorMcCarthy, Meghan
IllustratorMcCarthy, Meghan
ImprintPaula Wiseman Books
SubformatPicture Book NF
ISBN-139781534417335
On Sale09/17/19
US Price$17.99
CDN Price$23.99
Pages48
The writing is clear and specific, and the expansive, colorful acrylic illustrations, including labeled diagrams, are themselves quite informative.” —Horn Book (starred review)

From award-winning author-illustrator Meghan McCarthy comes an entertaining picture book that explores the training and day-to-day life of being a firefighter as they put out fires and saves lives.