Fall 2017 Recommended Titles for Kids (Age 6+)

Bad Machinery Volume 3: The Case of the Simple Soul
Written by: John Allison
Illustrated by: John Allison
Publisher: Oni Press
Format: Softcover, 9 x 6, 136 pages, Color, $12.99
ISBN: 9781620104439
Ages: 9-12
Release Date: 11/21/2017

The Tackleford gang is back with a new case that demands solving! When Tackleford's derelict barns begin going up in flames, Linton and Sonny are on the case with a moderately mysterious new friend...

Disney Manga: Fairies: Petite's
Fairy Dairy
Written by: Jun Asuka
Illustrated by: Jun Asuka
Publisher: Tokyopop
Format: Softcover, 5 x 7, 176 pages, B&W, $10.99
ISBN: 9781427857026
Ages: 9-12
Release Date: 12/12/2017

Petite is the smallest fairy in all of Neverland. She’s even smaller than a bug! Petite’s small size makes her clumsier than all of the other fairies in Pixie Hollow. With the Moon Banquet coming soon, all of the fairies must present their talents to Queen Clarion, but Petite hasn’t found her talent yet! Can Petite find her talent before the Moon Banquet in just a few days?

Disney Manga: Fairies: Tinker
Bell's Secret
Written by: Haruhi Kato
Illustrated by: Haruhi Kato
Publisher: Tokyopop
Format: Softcover, 5 x 7, 208 pages, B&W, $10.99
ISBN: 9781427857002
Ages: 9-12
Release Date: 10/17/2017

Tinker Bell is the best tinkerer in all of Pixie Hollow. She's even asked to fix Queen Lee's bath tub, the biggest honor for any tinker fairy! But when Tink loses her magical hammer in Peter Pan's secret hideout, she loses her ability to tinker! Will Tink be able to get her hammer and her talent back without being caught by Peter Pan and the Lost Boys?

Disney Manga: Magical Dance
Volume 2

Written by: Nao Kodaka
Illustrated by: Nao Kodaka
Publisher: Tokyopop
Format: Softcover, 5 x 7, 192 pages, B&W, $10.99
ISBN: 9781427856791
Ages: 9-12
Release Date: 08/01/2017

Practice has resumed for the upcoming nationals! From here on out the choreography gets more advanced and the team will even need to learn couples dancing. Yuna is doing her best to keep up with her team mates' skill level... with a little help from some special teachers and friends of course!

Kid Sherlock Volume 1
Written by: Justin Phillips
Illustrated by: Sean Miller
Publisher: Action Lab Entertainment
Format: Softcover, 128 pages, Color, $9.99
ISBN: 9781632292896
Ages: 9-12
Release Date: 10/31/2017

John Watson is nervous being the only dog at his new school, Baker Elementary. But when he takes an interest in fellow student, Sherlock Holmes, the two become unlikely, and sometimes contentious, friends. Together they deal with bullies, track down lost toys, investigate stolen playground equipment, and even face an unseen threat terrorizing the school halls. All the while Watson tries to help Sherlock make friends with his fellow students and Sherlock tries to help Watson become a better detective. 

The Little Red Wolf
Written by: Amélie Fléchais
Illustrated by: Amélie Fléchais
Publisher: Lion Forge
Format: Hardcover, 7 x 10, 80 pages, Color, $19.99
ISBN: 9781941302453
Ages: 4-8
Release Date: 10/03/2017

Lose yourself in in the dark forests of Amélie Fléchais’ spectacular artwork. A young wolf, on a journey to bring his grandmother a rabbit, is charmed by the nice little girl who offers to help him…but nice is not the same as good. A haunting fairy tale for children and adults alike.

Miraculous Adventures Volume 1
Written by: Thomas Astruc, Bryan Seaton, Nicole D'Andria
Illustrated by: Brian Hess
Publisher: Action Lab Entertainment
Format: Softcover, 128 pages, Color, $14.99
ISBN: 9781632292902
Ages: 9-12
Release Date: 12/05/2017

This trade paperback collects the first original illustrated stories based on Zag Entertainment’s television show Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug and Cat Noir. Join the premier superheroes of Paris, Ladybug and Cat Noir, as they battle Hawk Moth’s akumatized victims to save their city!

Northstars Volume 1: Welcome
to Snowville!

Written by: Jim Shelley, Haigen Shelley
Illustrated by: Lisa Anna Jones
Publisher: Action Lab Entertainment
Format: Hardcover, 48 pages, Color, $14.99
ISBN: 9781632292094
Ages: 4-8
Release Date: 10/17/2017

Join us for the magical adventures of Holly, the daughter of Santa Claus, and Frostina, a Yeti Princess, as they explore the mystical wonders of the land of Polaris. In this first volume in a series of oversized keepsake hardcovers, Holly and Frostina journey to the subterranean city of Undertown to investigate trouble in Troggie Town. There is an evil force scheming right below Snowville, and it threatens Christmas itself.

Written by: Joyce Magnin
Illustrated by: Becky Minor
Publisher: Rabbit Publishers
Format: Hardcover, 6 x 9, 180 pages, Color, $24.99
ISBN: 9781943785148
Ages: 9-12
Release Date: 09/12/2017

When mayor Kligore announces his plan to build the world’s largest snowman in the middle of town, the residents of Sleepy Hollow are thrilled! Media coverage will be epic, for sure, as the town constructs a perfect snow and ice replica of the Headless Horseman statue. Town revenue will skyrocket! What could possibly go wrong? Plenty! Harry Moon had his suspicions from the get-go. But when the massive snow sculpture springs to life and begins an evil rampage through town, it’s Mayor Kligore who asks Harry for help. It all comes down to a mano a mano battle between Harry and Sleepy Hollow’s newest villain, Lazarus. This is a battle Harry must win or Sleepy Hollow will be destroyed under the crushing hoofs of the Headless Horseman.

The Tea Dragon Society
Written by: Katie O'Neill
Illustrated by: Katie O'Neill
Publisher: Oni Press
Format: Hardcover, 8 x 11, 72 pages, Color, $15.99
ISBN: 9781620104415
Ages: 9-12
Release Date: 10/31/2017

From the award-winning author of Princess Princess Ever After comes The Tea Dragon Society, a charming all-ages book that follows the story of Greta, a blacksmith apprentice, and the people she meets as she becomes entwined in the enchanting world of tea dragons. After discovering a lost tea dragon in the marketplace, Greta learns about the dying art form of tea dragon care-taking from the kind tea shop owners, Hesekiel and Erik. As she befriends them and their shy ward, Minette, Greta sees how the craft enriches their lives--and eventually her own.