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Fall Preorder Kids 2022

The big fall book season is right around the corner! Be among the first to get your hands on the most buzz-worthy titles for young readers by preordering your copies from Bookshop Santa Cruz, below. See our list of Fall preorder titles for adults here. 

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The Sunbearer Trials (The Sunbearer Duology #1) By Aiden Thomas Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250822130
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Feiwel & Friends - September 6th, 2022

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If You Believe in Me By Rosemary Wells, Rosemary Wells (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Rosemary Wells, Rosemary Wells (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781636550169
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Published: Red Comet Press - September 13th, 2022

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The Stars Did Wander Darkling By Colin Meloy Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780063015517
Availability: Not On Our Shelves, But Available from Warehouse - Usually Delivers in 3-14 Days
Published: Balzer + Bray - September 13th, 2022

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Farmhouse By Sophie Blackall Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316528948
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - September 13th, 2022

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White Fragility: Why Understanding Racism Can Be So Hard for White People (Adapted for Young Adults) By Dr. Robin DiAngelo, Toni Graves Williamson (Adapted by), Ali Michael (Adapted by) Cover Image
By Dr. Robin DiAngelo, Toni Graves Williamson (Adapted by), Ali Michael (Adapted by)
$16.95
ISBN: 9780807016091
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Published: Beacon Press - September 13th, 2022

The Last Kids on Earth and the Forbidden Fortress By Max Brallier, Douglas Holgate (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Max Brallier, Douglas Holgate (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9780593405239
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - September 13th, 2022

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The Ballad of Never After (Once Upon a Broken Heart #2) By Stephanie Garber Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781250268426
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Flatiron Books - September 13th, 2022

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Rust in the Root By Justina Ireland Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780063038226
Availability: Not On Our Shelves, But Available from Warehouse - Usually Delivers in 3-14 Days
Published: Balzer + Bray - September 20th, 2022

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Mysteries of Trash and Treasure: The Secret Letters By Margaret Peterson Haddix Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780062838520
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Published: Katherine Tegen Books - September 20th, 2022

Maya’s Song By Renée Watson, Bryan Collier (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Renée Watson, Bryan Collier (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9780062871589
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Published: HarperCollins - September 20th, 2022

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Odder By Katherine Applegate, Charles Santoso (Illustrator) Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781250147424
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Published: Feiwel & Friends - September 20th, 2022

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Defend the Dawn (Defy the Night #2) By Brigid Kemmerer Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781547610075
Availability: Not On Our Shelves, But Available from Warehouse - Usually Delivers in 3-14 Days
Published: Bloomsbury YA - September 20th, 2022

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Hey, Bruce!: An Interactive Book (Mother Bruce Series) By Ryan T. Higgins Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781368084116
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Published: Disney Hyperion - September 20th, 2022

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On Her Wings: The Story of Toni Morrison By Jerdine Nolen, James E. Ransome (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Jerdine Nolen, James E. Ransome (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781534478527
Availability: Not On Our Shelves, But Available from Warehouse - Usually Delivers in 3-14 Days
Published: Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books - September 27th, 2022

Lark & Kasim Start a Revolution By Kacen Callender Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781419756870
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Published: Harry N. Abrams - September 27th, 2022

Demon in the Wood Graphic Novel By Leigh Bardugo, Dani Pendergast (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Leigh Bardugo, Dani Pendergast (Illustrator)
$22.99
ISBN: 9781250624642
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Published: Roaring Brook Press - September 27th, 2022

The Adventures of Qai Qai By Serena Williams, Yesenia Moises (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Serena Williams, Yesenia Moises (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250831408
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Feiwel & Friends - September 27th, 2022

The Little Book of Joy By Dalai Lama, Desmond Tutu, Rafael López (Illustrator) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593484234
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Published: Crown Books for Young Readers - September 27th, 2022

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Loud Mouse By Idina Menzel Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781368078061
Availability: Not On Our Shelves, But Available from Warehouse - Usually Delivers in 3-14 Days
Published: Disney Hyperion - September 27th, 2022

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The Door of No Return (The Door of No Return series #1) By Kwame Alexander Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316441865
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - September 27th, 2022

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Foul Lady Fortune By Chloe Gong Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9781665905589
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Published: Margaret K. McElderry Books - September 27th, 2022

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Pirates Past Noon Graphic Novel (Magic Tree House (R) #4) By Mary Pope Osborne, Jenny Laird (Adapted by), Kelly Matthews (Illustrator), Nichole Matthews (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Mary Pope Osborne, Jenny Laird (Adapted by), Kelly Matthews (Illustrator), Nichole Matthews (Illustrator)
$9.99
ISBN: 9780593174838
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - September 27th, 2022

Two Degrees By Alan Gratz Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781338735673
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Scholastic Press - October 4th, 2022

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The First to Die at the End By Adam Silvera Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780063240803
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Published: Quill Tree Books - October 4th, 2022

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The Antiracist Kid: A Book About Identity, Justice, and Activism By Tiffany Jewell, Nicole Miles (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Tiffany Jewell, Nicole Miles (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9780358629399
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Versify - October 4th, 2022

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A Scatter of Light By Malinda Lo Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780525555285
Availability: Not On Our Shelves, But Available from Warehouse - Usually Delivers in 3-14 Days
Published: Dutton Books for Young Readers - October 4th, 2022

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Meanwhile Back on Earth . . .: Finding Our Place Through Time and Space By Oliver Jeffers Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9780593621523
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Published: Philomel Books - October 4th, 2022

Rick Riordan Presents: Lords of Night, The-A Shadow Bruja Novel Book 1 (Storm Runner) By J.C. Cervantes Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781368066563
Availability: Not On Our Shelves, But Available from Warehouse - Usually Delivers in 3-14 Days
Published: Rick Riordan Presents - October 4th, 2022

Busy Betty By Reese Witherspoon, Xindi Yan (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Reese Witherspoon, Xindi Yan (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9780593465882
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Flamingo Books - October 4th, 2022

The Land of Stories: The Wishing Spell: 10th Anniversary Illustrated Edition By Chris Colfer Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9780316453462
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - October 11th, 2022

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I Was Born for This By Alice Oseman Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781338830934
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Scholastic Press - October 18th, 2022

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The Three Billy Goats Gruff By Mac Barnett, Jon Klassen (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Mac Barnett, Jon Klassen (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781338673845
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Orchard Books - October 18th, 2022

The Truth About Mrs. Claus By Meena Harris, Keisha Morris (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Meena Harris, Keisha Morris (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316232272
Availability: Not On Our Shelves, But Available from Warehouse - Usually Delivers in 3-14 Days
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - October 18th, 2022

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Diper Överlöde (Diary of a Wimpy Kid Book 17) By Jeff Kinney Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781419762949
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Amulet Books - October 25th, 2022

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Seasparrow (Graceling Realm) By Kristin Cashore Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9781984816672
Availability: Not On Our Shelves, But Available from Warehouse - Usually Delivers in 3-14 Days
Published: Dutton Books for Young Readers - November 1st, 2022

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Sweet Valley Twins: Best Friends: (A Graphic Novel) By Francine Pascal, Claudia Aguirre (Illustrator), Nicole Andelfinger (Adapted by) Cover Image
By Francine Pascal, Claudia Aguirre (Illustrator), Nicole Andelfinger (Adapted by)
$13.99
ISBN: 9780593376461
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Published: Random House Graphic - November 1st, 2022

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Bloodmarked (The Legendborn Cycle #2) By Tracy Deonn Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781534441637
Availability: Not On Our Shelves, But Available from Warehouse - Usually Delivers in 3-14 Days
Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - November 8th, 2022

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Stellarlune (Keeper of the Lost Cities #9) By Shannon Messenger Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9781534438521
Availability: Not On Our Shelves, But Available from Warehouse - Usually Delivers in 3-14 Days
Published: Aladdin - November 8th, 2022

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Cursed (Gilded Duology #2) By Marissa Meyer Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781250618917
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Published: Feiwel & Friends - November 8th, 2022

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Nubia: The Awakening By Omar Epps, Clarence A. Haynes Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780593428641
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Published: Delacorte Press - November 8th, 2022

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Gleanings: Stories from the Arc of a Scythe By Neal Shusterman Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781534499973
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - November 8th, 2022

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Cat Kid Comic Club: Collaborations: A Graphic Novel (Cat Kid Comic Club #4): From the Creator of Dog Man By Dav Pilkey, Dav Pilkey (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Dav Pilkey, Dav Pilkey (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9781338846621
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Published: Graphix - November 29th, 2022

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A Thousand Heartbeats By Kiera Cass Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780062665782
Availability: Not On Our Shelves, But Available from Warehouse - Usually Delivers in 3-14 Days
Published: HarperTeen - November 29th, 2022

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Coven By Jennifer Dugan, Kit Seaton (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Jennifer Dugan, Kit Seaton (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593112182
Availability: Not On Our Shelves, But Available from Warehouse - Usually Delivers in 3-14 Days
Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - September 6th, 2022

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