A boy injured in a bizarre accident yearns to break free of his overprotective novelist father in this young adult novel.
Two novels featuring adoption and foster care show how bonds are formed despite less than ideal circumstances.
A collection of illustrated tales with a sinister bent, and an anthology of stories featuring otherworldly creatures.
Characters in two dark urban fairy tales for middle-grade readers uncover events hidden in the past.
SAM AND DAVE DIG A HOLE By Mac Barnett. Illustrated by Jon Klassen. 36 pp. Candlewick. $16.99. (Picture book; ages 2 to 8)
Two brothers are determined to find “something spectacular” in this clever second...