An Ember in the Ashes meets The Queen of the Tearling in this sweeping, imperial fantasy told through dual perspectives by debut YA author Kaitlyn Sage Patterson.
In this thrilling new high-fantasy trilogy, a magic-wielding queen and a ruthless bounty hunter are separated by centuries but connected by a prophecy.
When assassins ambush her best friend, Rielle risks everything to save him, exposing herself as one of a pair of prophesied queens: a queen of light, and a queen of blood. To prove she is the Sun Queen, Rielle must endure seven elemental magic trials. If she fails, she will be executed...unless the trials kill her first.
Square Books, Jr. will be hosting the Oxford Police Department's mounted unit on Saturday, March 24th. Come for a story and a chance to meet the horses.
From Newbery Medal-winning author Matt de la Peña and bestselling illustrator Loren Long comes a story about the strongest bond there is and the diverse and powerful ways it connects us all.
“In the beginning there is light
and two wide-eyed figures standing near the foot of your bed
and the sound of their voices is love.
A cab driver plays love softly on his radio
Pass It On! is written by award-winning author and poet, Gloria J. McEwen Burgess and is illustrated by award-winning artist Gerald Purnell.
In this engaging and beautifully illustrated children’s book, Ernie (Earnest McEwen Jr.) dreamed of a better life for his family in the segregated South of the 1930s. More than anything, he wanted to go to college.
It was the summer of 1969, and things were about to change in the life of Cozett Juanita Gambrel. Integration of public schools had begun, and she would be the only black child in her new class. Her wise mother spent the summer laying the foundation of strength and love which would be needed to face the changes. "Bring forth the heart of a child, dear Lord," her mother prayed each night for she knew the pure heart of a child did not see race but only love and friendship. This endearing story is based on the real life account of Juanita Gambrel Floyd.
Join Tammi Sauer when she reads Wordy Birdy at Wednesday storytime on February 14th at 10am.
Come meet the author of The Mysterious Benedict Society and The Secret Keepers at Square Books, Jr. on Saturday, January 13th at 4pm.