Spring 2020 Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing Catalog
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TitleAn Ordinary Day
AuthorArnold, Elana K.
IllustratorVukovic, Elizabet
ImprintBeach Lane Books
SubformatPicture Book
Category Full 1JUVENILE FICTION / Social Themes/Death & Dying
ISBN-139781481472623
On Sale03/10/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$17.99
CDN Price$23.99
Pages40
An ordinary day in an ordinary neighborhood turns out to be quite extraordinary in this moving story about the circle of life.
TitleGreen on Green
AuthorWhite, Dianne
IllustratorSala, Felicita
ImprintBeach Lane Books
SubformatPicture Book
Category Full 1JUVENILE FICTION / Concepts/Seasons
ISBN-139781481462785
On Sale03/17/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$17.99
CDN Price$23.99
Pages48
Discover the joys of nature, seasons, family—and the vibrant colors of them all—in this lyrical picture book from the author of the acclaimed Blue on Blue.
TitleWhen You Need Wings
AuthorJudge, Lita
IllustratorJudge, Lita
ImprintAtheneum Books for Young Readers
SubformatPicture Book
Category Full 1JUVENILE FICTION / Social Themes/Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance
ISBN-139781534437555
On Sale03/03/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$17.99
CDN Price$23.99
Pages40
In the tradition of Where the Wild Things Are, beloved author-illustrator Lita Judge brings us a soaring story about the power of imagination.
TitleFreedom Bird
AuthorNolen, Jerdine
IllustratorRansome, James E.
ImprintPaula Wiseman Books
SubformatPicture Book
Category Full 1JUVENILE FICTION / People & Places/United States/African American
ISBN-139780689871672
On Sale01/14/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$17.99
CDN Price$23.99
Pages32
“Powerful storytelling and immersive art.” —Kirkus Reviews (starred review)
“Vibrant writing and magical realism lift this story to one of triumph.” —Publishers Weekly

In this inspiring story in the tradition of American black folktales, an enslaved brother and sister are inspired by a majestic and mysterious bird to escape to freedom in this dramatic and unforgettable picture book.
TitleWherever I Go
AuthorCopp, Mary Wagley
IllustratorMohammed, Munir D.
ImprintAtheneum Books for Young Readers
SubformatPicture Book
Category Full 1JUVENILE FICTION / Social Themes/Emigration & Immigration
ISBN-139781534419193
On Sale04/21/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$17.99
CDN Price$23.99
Pages32
A hopeful and timely picture book about a spirited little girl living in a refugee camp.
TitleIn a Garden
AuthorMcCanna, Tim
IllustratorSicuro, Aimée
ImprintPaula Wiseman Books
SubformatPicture Book
Category Full 1JUVENILE FICTION / Nature & the Natural World/General (see also headings under Animals)
ISBN-139781534417977
On Sale02/18/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$17.99
CDN Price$23.99
Pages48
“McCanna's superb scansion never misses...Like its subject: full of bustling life yet peaceful.” —Kirkus Reviews

Acclaimed author Tim McCanna celebrates gardens, nature, and all sorts of critters in this delightful and vibrant read-aloud picture book.
TitleThe Perfectly Perfect Wish
AuthorMantchev, Lisa
IllustratorCourtney-Tickle, Jessica
ImprintPaula Wiseman Books
SubformatPicture Book
Category Full 1JUVENILE FICTION / Social Themes/Friendship
ISBN-139781534406193
On Sale02/04/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$17.99
CDN Price$23.99
Pages32
From the author of Strictly No Elephants comes a sweet picture book that explores themes of selflessness and empathy when a girl has the chance to make just one wish.
TitleCuddle Monkey
AuthorHellman, Blake Liliane
IllustratorOtis, Chad
ImprintAtheneum Books for Young Readers
SubformatPicture Book
Category Full 1JUVENILE FICTION / Animals/Apes, Monkeys, etc.
ISBN-139781534431171
On Sale01/07/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$17.99
CDN Price$23.99
Pages40
A little monkey looks for the perfect cuddle while his parents are busy with his new baby brother in this insanely adorable picture book about learning to be an older sibling.
TitleBike & Trike
AuthorVerdick, Elizabeth
IllustratorBiggs, Brian
ImprintPaula Wiseman Books
SubformatPicture Book
Category Full 1JUVENILE FICTION / Sports & Recreation/Cycling
ISBN-139781534415171
On Sale02/25/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$17.99
CDN Price$23.99
Pages48
“Everyone’s indeed a winner here.” —Kirkus Reviews

Toy Story meets Cars in this sweet and relatable story that explores universal themes of friendship and growing up.
TitleWith a Little Help from My Friends
AuthorLennon, John
IllustratorCole, Henry
ImprintLittle Simon
SubformatPicture Book
Category Full 1JUVENILE FICTION / Love & Romance
ISBN-139781534429833
On Sale12/10/19
Title StatusNYP
US Price$17.99
CDN Price$23.99
Pages40
Celebrate friendship with this lyrical picture book that beautifully illustrates John Lennon and Paul McCartney’s world-renowned words from “With a Little Help from My Friends.”