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  • Happy Book Birthday to CRASH SITE by Rachel Grant!

    January 4, 2022
    Out today from Montlake,  we're so excited to share CRASH SITE, the exciting follow-up to Rachel Grant's DANGEROUS GROUND!   For archaeologist Fiona Carver, the Caribbean glistens with untold menace in a heart-racing novel by Rachel Grant, USA Today bestselling author of Dangerous READ MORE

    Suzanne Jurmain’s MURDER ON THE BALTIMORE EXPRESS Is A Chicago Public Library Best Middle Grade Book Of 2021!

    December 1, 2021
    Suzanne Jurmain's middle grade nonfiction novel MURDER ON THE BALTIMORE EXPRESS came out earlier this year with Yellow Jacket/Little Bee Books. Now, we're pleased to announce that it has been named a Best Middle Grade Book of 2021 by Chicago READ MORE

    Katelyn Aronson’s CLOVIS KEEPS HIS COOL Is An SLJ Best Picture Book Of 2021!

    November 26, 2021
    Katelyn Aronson's celebrated picture book CLOVIS KEEPS HIS COOL, which published earlier this year with Page Street Kids, a has been named to Best Picture Book Of 2021 list by School Library Journal!   School Library Journal is one of the READ MORE

    Chad Lucas’s THANKS A LOT, UNIVERSE Named To Two Best Of 2021 Lists!

    November 24, 2021
    Chad Lucas's debut novel, a middle grade contemporary called THANKS A LOT, UNIVERSE, has been named to Best Of 2021 lists by both School Library Journal and the New York Public Library! School Library Journal is one of the leading sources READ MORE

    Rebecca Caprara’s WORST-CASE COLLIN is an NCTE Notable Verse Novel!

    November 23, 2021
    Rebecca Caprara's middle grade novel-in-verse, WORST-CASE COLLIN, has been named a Notable Verse Novel by the National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE)!   In 1977, NCTE established the Award for Excellence in Poetry for Children. Their awards are given READ MORE

    Happy Book Birthday To POE AND LARS By Kashelle Gourley And Skylar Hogan!

    October 5, 2021
    Today we celebrate the release of an adorable picture book debut written by Kashelle Gourley and illustrated by Skylar Hogan! POE AND LARS is out from Little Bee Books and has already garnered rave reviews.   ABOUT POE AND LARS: READ MORE

    CLOVIS KEEPS HIS COOL By Katelyn Aronson Gets A Star From SLJ!

    October 2, 2021
    McIntosh & Otis client Katelyn Aronson has earned a starred review from School Library Journal for her latest picture book, CLOVIS KEEPS HIS COOL! Out now from Page Street Kids, CLOVIS KEEPS HIS COOL follows a bull named Clovis. He READ MORE

    Happy Book Birthday to WORST-CASE COLLIN by Rebecca Caprara!

    September 28, 2021
    Rebecca Caprara's second middle grade novel releases today, a powerful novel-in-verse called WORST-CASE COLLIN! We're excited that it's out now with Charlesbridge Publishing.   ABOUT WORST-CASE COLLIN: Twelve-year-old Collin has a plan to survive any worst-case scenario. Avalanche? No problem. READ MORE