Summer 2020 Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing Catalog
Pub Month: August 2020
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TitleThe Run
AuthorBarroux
IllustratorBarroux
ImprintAladdin
SubformatPicture Book
Category Full 1JUVENILE FICTION / Humorous Stories
ISBN-139781534408869
On Sale08/04/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$17.99
CDN Price$23.99
Pages40
A boy dawdling in the bathroom to read is taken by surprise when the characters in his book come to life in this quirky picture book perfect for young readers with a silly sense of humor or beginning potty training!
TitleDinosong
AuthorMcCanna, Tim
IllustratorSmythe, Richard
ImprintPaula Wiseman Books
SubformatPicture Book
Category Full 1JUVENILE FICTION / Animals/Dinosaurs & Prehistoric Creatures
ISBN-139781534430020
On Sale08/04/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$17.99
CDN Price$23.99
Pages32
The Land Before Time meets Eric Carle in this delightful read-aloud featuring “melodious and spare” (USA TODAY) language by master storyteller Tim McCanna.
TitleThe Best Worst Poet Ever
AuthorStohler, Lauren
IllustratorStohler, Lauren
ImprintAtheneum Books for Young Readers
SubformatPicture Book
Category Full 1JUVENILE FICTION / Poetry (see also Stories in Verse)
ISBN-139781534446281
On Sale08/04/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$17.99
CDN Price$23.99
Pages48
Furry rivals Cat and Pug have a rhyme-riddled showdown in this hilarious and delightfully quirky picture book about the joys of writing poetry—playfully imagined by the creator of social media sensation Inkpug!
TitleRussell Wrestles the Relatives
AuthorJohnson, Cindy Chambers
IllustratorDuncan, Daniel
ImprintAladdin
SubformatPicture Book
Category Full 1JUVENILE FICTION / Family/Multigenerational
ISBN-139781534444225
On Sale08/04/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$7.99
CDN Price$10.99
Pages40
When the Relatives Came meets Wrestlemania in this rollicking picture book about a boy who spends his family reunion dodging his big, brawny, and boisterous wrestler relatives.
TitleHarlem Grown
AuthorHillery, Tony
IllustratorHartland, Jessie
ImprintPaula Wiseman Books
SubformatPicture Book NF
Category Full 1JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography/Social Activists
ISBN-139781534402317
On Sale08/18/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$17.99
CDN Price$23.99
Pages40
“An inspiring picture book for youngsters with meaningful ties to the environment, sustainability, and community engagement.” —Booklist
“Hartland’s gouache illustrations wobble endearingly, colorfully capturing the children’s triumph, and the kinetic energy and colorful vibrancy of the city neighborhood.” —Publishers Weekly

Discover the incredible true story of Harlem Grown, a lush garden in New York City that grew out of an abandoned lot and now feeds a neighborhood.
TitleHow to Find a Bird
AuthorWard, Jennifer
IllustratorSudyka, Diana
ImprintBeach Lane Books
SubformatPicture Book NF
Category Full 1JUVENILE NONFICTION / Animals/Birds
ISBN-139781481467056
On Sale08/04/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$17.99
CDN Price$23.99
Pages48
A joyful and informative guide to birdwatching for budding young birders from an award-winning author-illustrator duo.
TitleA Thousand Glass Flowers
AuthorTurk, Evan
IllustratorTurk, Evan
ImprintAtheneum Books for Young Readers
SubformatPicture Book NF
Category Full 1JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography/Women
ISBN-139781534410343
On Sale08/18/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$17.99
CDN Price$23.99
Pages48
This gorgeous and empowering picture book from award-winning author-illustrator Evan Turk paints the portrait of Marietta Barovier, the groundbreaking Renaissance artisan who helped shape the future of Venetian glassmaking.
TitleKat Needs a Nap
AuthorFoley, Greg
IllustratorFoley, Greg
ImprintLittle Simon
SubformatBoard Book
Category Full 1JUVENILE FICTION / Animals/Cats
ISBN-139781534406841
On Sale08/04/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$7.99
CDN Price$10.99
Pages20
Join Kat, the musical kitten, and Bird, her kind-hearted pal, as they sing a lullaby in this sweet, musical board book that stars the same characters from Greg Foley’s adorable picture book Kat Writes a Song!
TitleThe Bickery Twins and the Phoenix Tear
AuthorElphinstone, Abi
Illustrator
ImprintAladdin
SubformatMiddle-Grade Fiction
Category Full 1JUVENILE FICTION / Fantasy & Magic
ISBN-139781534443105
On Sale08/11/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$17.99
CDN Price$23.99
Pages336
Nevermoor meets Keeper of the Lost Cities in the second wondrous adventure in the Unmapped Chronicles fantasy series from bestselling author Abi Elphinstone.
TitleGrasping Mysteries
AuthorAtkins, Jeannine
Illustrator
ImprintAtheneum Books for Young Readers
SubformatMiddle-Grade Fiction
Category Full 1JUVENILE FICTION / Girls & Women
ISBN-139781534460683
On Sale08/04/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$17.99
CDN Price$23.99
Pages320
Learn about seven groundbreaking women in math and science in this gorgeously written biographical novel-in-verse, a companion to the “original and memorable” (Booklist, starred review) Finding Wonders: Three Girls Who Changed Science.