This Week's Bestsellers - Kids/YA Fiction

The top selling Kids and Young Adult titles at Belmont Books this week:

Cat Kid Comic Club: Perspectives: A Graphic Novel (Cat Kid Comic Club #2): From the Creator of Dog Man Cover Image
By Dav Pilkey, Dav Pilkey (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9781338784855
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Graphix - November 30th, 2021

Cat Kid Comic Club is back in session in this groundbreaking graphic novel narrative by Dav Pilkey, the worldwide bestselling and award-winning author and illustrator of Dog Man.

Flippy, Molly, Li'l Petey, and twenty-one baby frogs each have something to say. Naomi and Melvin don't see eye to eye and Poppy perceives the world differently than her siblings.


Big Shot (Diary of a Wimpy Kid Book 16) Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781419749155
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Amulet Books - October 26th, 2021

An instant #1 USA TodayWall Street Journal, and New York Times bestseller! 

In Big Shot, book 16 of the Diary of a Wimpy Kid series from #1 international bestselling author Jeff Kinney, Greg Heffley and sports just don’t mix.


After a disastrous field day competition at school, Greg decides that when it come


Jan Brett's The Nutcracker Cover Image
By Jan Brett, Jan Brett (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593109823
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - November 16th, 2021

Jan Brett's striking illustrations and the Christmas classic The Nutcracker are a match made in picture book heaven.

When Marie and her brother Fritz receive a special Christmas nutcracker from their uncle, Marie immediately feels something magical. "He looks like a real boy," she mused. "A real boy with a secret, who came from far away."


Dream Street Cover Image
By Tricia Elam Walker, Ekua Holmes (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780525581109
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Anne Schwartz Books - November 16th, 2021

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST CHILDREN’S BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY THE NEW YORK TIMESFIVE STARRED REVIEWS
 


The Hug: Mini Edition Cover Image
By Eoin McLaughlin, Polly Dunbar (Illustrator)
$8.95
ISBN: 9780571350605
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Faber & Faber Children's - October 5th, 2021

Hedgehog was feeling sad.
As sad as a hedgehog can feel.
So sad only one thing could help...

Tortoise was feeling sad.
As sad as a tortoise can feel.
So sad only one thing could help...


Woodland Dance! (Boynton on Board) Cover Image
$7.95
ISBN: 9781523514687
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Workman Publishing - September 28th, 2021

The moose plays the cello. The deer, violin. And it's ONE-two-three, ONE-two-three, time to begin


The Littlest Yak Cover Image
By Lu Fraser, Kate Hindley (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781682632826
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Peachtree Publishing Company - October 1st, 2021

A little yak yearns for BIG things in this rollicking, rhyming picture book that celebrates individuality, unique talents, and the importance of not growing up too fast.

Gertie is the littlest yak, feeling stuck in her smallness. She wants to grow UP with the hugest of hooves and humongous horns Because there isn't anything a BIG yak can't do.


The Jolly Christmas Postman Cover Image
By Allan Ahlberg, Janet Ahlberg (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316127158
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: LB Kids - September 1st, 2001

The Jolly Postman rides again with more real letters, and presents, too, in his Christmas postbag.


Polar Express 30th Anniversary Edition Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780544580145
Availability: Available from Warehouse (minimum 2 days to arrive)
Published: Clarion Books - September 15th, 2015

Take a ride aboard the Polar Express in this award-winning, classic holiday story, complete with an ornament gift, perfect for every child’s library.

A young boy, lying awake one Christmas Eve, is welcomed aboard a magical train to the North Pole. The Polar Express makes its way to the city atop the world, where the boy will make his Christmas wish.


Stuntboy, in the Meantime Cover Image
By Jason Reynolds, Raúl the Third (Illustrator)
$13.99
ISBN: 9781534418165
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books - November 30th, 2021

From Newbery Medal honoree and #1 New York Times bestselling author Jason Reynolds comes a hilarious, hopeful, and action-packed middle grade novel about the greatest young superhero you’ve never heard of, filled with illustrations by Raúl the Third!

Portico Reeves’s superpower is making sure all the other superheroes—like his parents and two best friend


You'll Be the Death of Me Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780593175866
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Delacorte Press - November 30th, 2021

INSTANT #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • From the author of One of Us Is Lying comes a brand-new pulse-pounding thriller. It's Ferris Bueller's Day Off with murder when three old friends relive an epic ditch day, and it goes horribly—and fatally—wrong.


Amari and the Night Brothers (Supernatural Investigations #1) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062975164
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Balzer + Bray - January 19th, 2021

New York Times bestseller!

Artemis Fowl meets Men in Black in this exhilarating debut middle grade fantasy, the first in a trilogy filled with #blackgirlmagic. Perfect for fans of Tristan Strong Punches a Hole in the Sky, the Percy Jackson series, and Nevermoor.


Daughter of the Deep Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781368077927
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Disney-Hyperion - October 26th, 2021

New York Times #1 best-selling author Rick Riordan pays homage to Jules Verne in his exciting modern take on 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea.


Aaron Slater, Illustrator (The Questioneers) Cover Image
By Andrea Beaty, David Roberts (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781419753961
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Harry N. Abrams - November 2nd, 2021

An instant #1 New York Times bestseller!


The Beatryce Prophecy Cover Image
By Kate DiCamillo, Sophie Blackall (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9781536213614
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Candlewick - September 28th, 2021

A 2021 People Magazine Best Books of Fall Winner!

From two-time Newbery Medalist Kate DiCamillo and two-time Caldecott Medalist Sophie Blackall comes a fantastical meditation on fate, love, and the power of words to spell the world.


We shall all, in the end, be led to where we belong. We shall all, in the end, find our way home.