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YA Author Game Night

Event date: 
Friday, December 15, 2017 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Young Adult fiction authors Christina June, Katy Upperman, Lisa Maxwell, C.V Wyk and (Middle grade author) Leah Henderson will lead a delightful evening of fun and games. 

Join us to be on a YA-themed trivia team with authors and then help us to re-create pages from their books Mad-Libs style!  Plus just chat with your favorite authors and have them sign copies of their books!  

Event address: 
11862 Market St.
Reston, VA 20190
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Books that Give Twice

Give these books and the publisher gives, too.

America the Great Cookbook Cover Image
By Joe Yonan (Editor)
$40.00
ISBN: 9781681882826
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Weldon Owen - October 31st, 2017

Flying Lessons & Other Stories Cover Image
By Ellen Oh (Editor)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781101934593
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Crown Books for Young Readers - January 3rd, 2017

Refuge Cover Image
By Anne Booth, Sam Usher (Illustrator)
$15.99
ISBN: 9780316361729
Availability: Available to Order
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - October 18th, 2016

Soup for Syria: Recipes to Celebrate Our Shared Humanity Cover Image
By Barbara Abdeni Massaad (Photographer)
$30.00
ISBN: 9781566560894
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Interlink Books - October 1st, 2015

National Book Awards

Sing, Unburied, Sing Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781501126062
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Scribner Book Company - September 5th, 2017

The Future Is History: How Totalitarianism Reclaimed Russia Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781594634536
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Riverhead Books - October 3rd, 2017

Half-Light: Collected Poems 1965-2016 Cover Image
$40.00
ISBN: 9780374125950
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - August 15th, 2017

Far from the Tree Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062330628
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Harper Teen - October 3rd, 2017

Signed Copies

We have signed copies available for these titles. Check back frequently for updates.

Suspect Red Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781423157540
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Disney-Hyperion - September 19th, 2017

Da Vinci's Tiger Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780060744243
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Katherine Tegen Books - November 10th, 2015

Finding Christmas Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780807524336
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Albert Whitman & Company - October 1st, 2017

We Wish for a Monster Christmas Cover Image
By Sue Fliess, Claudia Ranucci (Illustrator)
$16.95
ISBN: 9781454918943
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Sterling Children's Books - October 3rd, 2017

Hello Goodbye Dog Cover Image
By Maria Gianferrari, Patrice Barton (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781626721777
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Roaring Brook Press - July 25th, 2017

The Magic Misfits Cover Image
By Neil Patrick Harris, Lissy Marlin (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9780316391825
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - November 21st, 2017

I'm the One Who Got Away: A Memoir Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781631522604
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: She Writes Press - September 5th, 2017

Fort-Building Time Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780399556555
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Published: Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers - October 10th, 2017

The Ninth Hour Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780374280147
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Farrar Straus and Giroux - September 19th, 2017

The Last Magician Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781481432078
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Simon Pulse - July 18th, 2017

Sourdough Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780374203108
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: MCD/Farrar Straus and Giroux - September 5th, 2017

Our Own Private Universe Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780373211982
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Harlequin Teen - January 31st, 2017

On the Road with del & Louise Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781941962893
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Henery Press - September 15th, 2015

Strange the Dreamer Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316341684
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - March 28th, 2017

An Artist's Night Before Christmas Cover Image
By Joan Waites (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781455622054
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Pelican Publishing Company - September 6th, 2017

Flood Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781478970781
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Center Street - June 27th, 2017

Read the World

Secondhand Time: The Last of the Soviets Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9780399588822
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Random House Trade - March 21st, 2017

The Sky Over Lima Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9780544630055
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Houghton Mifflin - May 17th, 2016

Here Comes the Sun Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781631492945
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Liveright Publishing Corporation - June 6th, 2017

Frantumaglia: A Writer's Journey Cover Image
By Elena Ferrante, Ann Goldstein (Translator)
$17.00
ISBN: 9781609454326
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Europa Editions - September 12th, 2017

The Girl from the Garden Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9780062388391
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Ecco Press - May 10th, 2016

Exit West Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780735212176
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Riverhead Books - March 7th, 2017

The Return (Pulitzer Prize Winner): Fathers, Sons and the Land in Between Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780812985085
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Random House Trade - April 4th, 2017

Men Without Women: Stories Cover Image
By Haruki Murakami, Philip Gabriel (Translator), Ted Goossen (Translator)
$25.95
ISBN: 9780451494627
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Knopf Publishing Group - May 9th, 2017

Nujeen: One Girl's Incredible Journey from Syria in a Wheelchair Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780062659637
Availability: Subject to availability - We will e-mail you an update upon receiving your order.
Published: Harper Wave - October 11th, 2016

The Gun Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781616957681
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Soho Crime - January 24th, 2017

Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780399588174
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Spiegel & Grau - November 15th, 2016

Under the Udala Trees Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9780544811799
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Mariner Books - September 20th, 2016

A Strangeness in My Mind Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780307744845
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Vintage - September 20th, 2016

Sleeping on Jupiter Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781555977511
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Graywolf Press - September 6th, 2016

Iza's Ballad Cover Image
By Magda Szabo, George Szirtes (Introduction by), George Szirtes (Translator)
$16.95
ISBN: 9781681370347
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: New York Review of Books - October 18th, 2016

The Book of Joy: Lasting Happiness in a Changing World Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780399185045
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Avery Publishing Group - September 20th, 2016

Birth of a Dream Weaver: A Writer's Awakening Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9781620972403
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: New Press - October 4th, 2016

I'll Sell You a Dog Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781908276742
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: And Other Stories - August 9th, 2016

American Library Association Youth Media Awards

The American Library Association (ALA) today announced the top books, video and audio books for children and young adults – including the Caldecott, Coretta Scott King, Newbery and Printz awards – at its Midwinter Meeting in Atlanta, Georgia. Stop by to get a closer look at the winners.

The Girl Who Drank the MoonJohn Newbery Medal for the most outstanding contribution to children's literature:
The Girl Who Drank the Moon, written by Kelly Barnhill, is the 2017 Newbery Medal winner.
Three Newbery Honor Books also were named: Freedom Over Me: Eleven Slaves, Their Lives and Dreams Brought to Life by Ashley Bryan, written and illustrated by Ashley Bryan; The Inquisitor’s Tale: Or, The Three Magical Children and Their Holy Dog, written by Adam Gidwitz, illustrated by Hatem Aly; and Wolf Hollow, written by Lauren Wolk.

Radiant ChildRandolph Caldecott Medal for the most distinguished American picture book for children:
Radiant Child: The Story of Young Artist Jean-Michel Basquiat, illustrated by Javaka Steptoe is the 2017 Caldecott Medal winner. The book was written by Javaka Steptoe.
Four Caldecott Honor Books also were named: Leave Me Alone! illustrated and written by Vera Brosgol; Freedom in Congo Square, illustrated by R. Gregory Christie, written by Carole Boston Weatherford; Du Iz Tak? illustrated and written by Carson Elliss; and They All Saw a Cat, illustrated and written by Brendan Wenzel.

Reston Reads

In His Own Words: Stories from the Extraordinary Life of Robert E. Simon Jr. Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9780997314113
Availability: Available to Order
Published: Alcorn - March 26th, 2016

Reston A to Z Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781631779534
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Mascot Books - November 1st, 2016

Myths & Monsters of Reston, Virginia: The Phenomenal and Frightening Findings of Dr. Padraigin W. Thalmeus, Pds. Cover Image
$13.99
ISBN: 9780997314137
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Eric MacDicken - October 13th, 2016

Children's Books Embracing Diversity

Every Little Thing: Based on the Song 'Three Little Birds' by Bob Marley Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781452142906
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Chronicle Books - March 3rd, 2015

More More More, Said the Baby Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780688156343
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Greenwillow Books - September 22nd, 1997

Happy to Be Nappy Cover Image
By Bell Hooks, Chris Raschka (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9781484788417
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Jump at the Sun - January 3rd, 2017

Be Who You Are Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316265232
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - October 25th, 2016

One Love Cover Image
By Cedella Marley, Vanessa Newton (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781452102245
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Chronicle Books (CA) - September 21st, 2011

Mama's Nightingale: A Story of Immigration and Separation Cover Image
By Edwidge Danticat, Leslie Staub (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780525428091
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Dial Books - September 1st, 2015

Last Stop on Market Street Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780399257742
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - January 8th, 2015

Golden Domes and Silver Lanterns: A Muslim Book of Colors Cover Image
By Hena Khan, Mehrdokht Amini (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9781452141213
Availability: Available to Order
Published: Chronicle Books - March 3rd, 2015

And Tango Makes Three Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780689878459
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - June 1st, 2005

Mango, Abuela, and Me Cover Image
By Meg Medina, Angela Dominguez (Illustrator)
$15.99
ISBN: 9780763669003
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Candlewick Press (MA) - August 25th, 2015

Be a Friend Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781619639515
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Bloomsbury U.S.A. Children's Books - January 5th, 2016

Oskar and the Eight Blessings Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781596439498
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Roaring Brook Press - September 8th, 2015

Each Kindness Cover Image
By Jacqueline Woodson, E. B. Lewis (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780399246524
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Nancy Paulsen Books - October 2nd, 2012

The Case for Loving: The Fight for Interracial Marriage: The Fight for Interracial Marriage Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780545478533
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Arthur A. Levine Books - January 27th, 2015

Voice of Freedom: Fannie Lou Hamer: The Spirit of the Civil Rights Movement Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780763665319
Availability: Available to Order
Published: Candlewick Press (MA) - August 4th, 2015

The Green Bicycle Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780147515032
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Puffin Books - April 12th, 2016

The Hero Two Doors Down: Based on the True Story of Friendship Between a Boy and a Baseball Legend Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780545804516
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Scholastic Press - January 26th, 2016

Listen, Slowly Cover Image
$6.99
ISBN: 9780062229199
Availability: Available to Order
Published: HarperCollins - May 17th, 2016

Look Both Ways in the Barrio Blanco Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780763672355
Availability: Available to Order
Published: Candlewick Press (MA) - September 8th, 2015

Amina's Voice Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781481492065
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Salaam Reads / Simon & Schuster Books for You - March 14th, 2017

George Cover Image
$6.99
ISBN: 9780545812573
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Scholastic Inc. - April 25th, 2017

El Deafo Cover Image
$10.95
ISBN: 9781419712173
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Amulet Books - September 2nd, 2014

The Blossoming Universe of Violet Diamond Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780147514301
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Puffin Books - January 22nd, 2015

Wonder Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780375869020
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers - February 14th, 2012

One Crazy Summer Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780060760908
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Amistad Press - December 27th, 2011

In the Footsteps of Crazy Horse Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781419707858
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Harry N. Abrams - November 10th, 2015

Enchanted Air: Two Cultures, Two Wings: A Memoir Cover Image
By Margarita Engle, Edel Rodriguez (Illustrator)
$10.99
ISBN: 9781481435239
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - August 2nd, 2016

March: Book One Cover Image
By John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, Nate Powell (Illustrator)
$14.95
ISBN: 9781603093002
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Top Shelf Productions - August 13th, 2013

The Marvels Cover Image
By Brian Selznick (Illustrator), Brian Selznick
$32.99
ISBN: 9780545448680
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Scholastic Press - September 15th, 2015

As Brave as You Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781481415910
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Published: Atheneum Books - May 9th, 2017

Miles Morales: Spider-Man Cover Image
By Jason Reynolds, Kadir Nelson (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781484787489
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Marvel Comics - August 1st, 2017

Words with Wings Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781590789858
Availability: Available to Order
Published: Wordsong - September 1st, 2013

Turning 15 on the Road to Freedom: My Story of the 1965 Selma Voting Rights March Cover Image
By Lynda Blackmon Lowery, Elspeth Leacock (Retold by), Susan Buckley (Retold by)
$9.99
ISBN: 9780147512161
Availability: Available to Order
Published: Speak - December 27th, 2016

Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9780062348685
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Balzer & Bray/Harperteen - June 7th, 2016

American Born Chinese Cover Image
By Gene Luen Yang, Gene Luen Yang (Illustrator)
$10.99
ISBN: 9780312384487
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Square Fish - December 23rd, 2008

No Normal Cover Image
By Marvel Comics (Text by (Art/Photo Books))
$15.99
ISBN: 9780785190219
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Marvel Comics - October 28th, 2014

The Hate U Give Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062498533
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Published: Balzer & Bray/Harperteen - February 28th, 2017

Two Boys Kissing Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780307931917
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Published: Ember - May 12th, 2015

Build your Presidential Library

Black Presidency: Barack Obama and the Politics of Race in America Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780544811805
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Mariner Books - January 10th, 2017

Thomas Jefferson and the Tripoli Pirates: The Forgotten War That Changed American History Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780143129431
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Sentinel - October 18th, 2016

Jacksonland: President Andrew Jackson, Cherokee Chief John Ross, and a Great American Land Grab Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780143108313
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Penguin Books - May 17th, 2016

A Just and Generous Nation: Abraham Lincoln and the Fight for American Opportunity Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780465028306
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Basic Books - November 3rd, 2015

The White House: A Pop-Up of Our Nation's Home Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9780545540896
Availability: Backordered
Published: Orchard Books - December 29th, 2015

1944: FDR and the Year That Changed History Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781501125362
Availability: Available to Order
Published: Simon & Schuster - September 27th, 2016

A Full Life: Reflections at Ninety Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781501115646
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Published: Simon & Schuster - July 19th, 2016

Destiny and Power: The American Odyssey of George Herbert Walker Bush Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9780812979473
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Published: Random House Trade - October 18th, 2016

PT 109: An American Epic of War, Survival, and the Destiny of John F. Kennedy Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780062346599
Availability: Available to Order
Published: William Morrow & Company - June 7th, 2016

Killing Reagan: The Violent Assault That Changed a Presidency Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781627792417
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Henry Holt & Company - September 22nd, 2015

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