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At Your Service

by Jen Malone Aladdin (August 26, 2014)

Chloe loves working as a junior concierge at an exclusive NYC hotel--but when three royal kids come to stay, her hospitality is put to the ultimate test!

Chloe Turner has pretty much the BEST life. She gets to...


The A-List #3: Blonde Ambition: An A-List Novel

by Zoey Dean Poppy (September 03, 2007)

The third novel in this witty and risqué series takes readers behind the scenes of the intoxicating world of Hollywood glitterati. Upper East Side blueblood Anna Percy came to L.A. to learn how to have a good...


Famous

by Todd Strasser Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers (January 25, 2011)

A teenage paparazzo makes a dangerous discovery in this timely look at celebrity ?that is likely to be snapped up and make a lasting impression? (School Library Journal).

All Jamie Gordon wants to do is to take...


Disenchanted Princess

by Julie Linker Simon Pulse (May 11, 2010)

I may be in the middle of nowhere,

but I still have standards!

Like it's not bad enough Daddy's in jail for embezzlement (he's a super-successful Hollywood agent, btw, and totally innocent), but since my fashion-model...


The Acting Bug

by Kathryn Ellis Dundurn (September 01, 1995)

It's the chance of a lifetime for Kate Merriman when she lands a small role in a new TV series called Backbeat. But it's less fun when Kate's best friend Maria turns down the part she's been offered in the show....


Angels on Sunset Boulevard

by Melissa de La Cruz Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers (June 16, 2008)

Pay to get in,

Pray to get out.

Johnny Silver is the world's soon-to-be biggest rock star, but on the eve of his debut concert in Los Angeles, he mysteriously disappears, causing global pandemonium. His friend...


If I Grow Up

by Todd Strasser Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers (February 24, 2009)

"WHEN YOU GREW UP IN THE PROJECTS, THERE WERE NO CHOICES. NO GOOD ONES, AT LEAST."

In the Frederick Douglass Project where DeShawn lives, daily life is ruled by drugs and gang violence. Many teenagers drop...


Rooftoppers

by Katherine Rundell & Terry Fan Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers (September 24, 2013)

"The beauty of sky, music, and the belief in 'extraordinary things' triumph in this whimsical and magical tale" (Publishers Weekly) about a girl in search of her past who discovers a secret rooftop world in...


Street Pharm

by Allison Van Diepen Simon Pulse (September 03, 2013)

Ty Johnson knows survival. Since inheriting his pop's business at sixteen, Ty's developed smarts, skills, and mad discipline. The supply game's in his blood. And life is pretty sweet when you're on top.

But one...


Gossip Girl, The Carlyles #4: Love the One You're With: Love the One You're With

by Cecily von Ziegesar Poppy (October 01, 2009)

It's Thanksgiving, and the Carlyle triplets are thankful to be escaping the New York City cold-they're jetting to the tropics and bringing all their friends along for the ride. The sun isn't the only thing that's...


Gossip Girl #9: Only In Your Dreams: A Gossip Girl Novel

by Cecily von Ziegesar Poppy (August 01, 2008)

Welcome to New York City's Upper East Side, where the girls are dazzling, the guys are gorgeous, and the summer heat is the perfect excuse to throw a fabulous roof-deck pool party. As if we need a reason!It's...


The A-List #7: American Beauty: An A-List Novel

by Zoey Dean Poppy (August 01, 2008)

It's graduation time for the A-List crew. That means lavish yacht parties, designer caps and gowns, and saying bye-bye to high school for good. Despite the festivities, Anna isn't in a partying mood. Ben's been...


Rules of Summer

by Joanna Philbin Poppy (June 04, 2013)

There are two sides to every summer.

When seventeen-year-old Rory McShane steps off the train in East Hampton, it's as if she's entered another universe, one populated by impossibly beautiful people wearing pressed...


Tags

by Walter Dean Myers HarperTeen (March 05, 2013)

From Walter Dean Myers, the New York Times bestselling author of Monster, comes this 20-page one-act play. Tags is a look at life and death in New York City, complete with a shocking end.

Four New York City teens...


Madlenka Soccer Star

by Peter Sís Farrar, Straus and Giroux (Byr) (November 16, 2010)

Three-time Caldecott Honoree Peter Sis rides the rising tide of soccer enthusiasm to score another winner.

Madlenka -- that cosmopolitan little girl whose city block is a world of its own -- is back and ready...


City of Fallen Angels

by Cassandra Clare, Ed Westwick & Molly C. Quinn Simon & Schuster Audio (April 05, 2011)

Trust is dangerous, and to love is to destroy. Plunge into the fourth installment in the internationally bestselling Mortal Instruments series and "prepare to be hooked" (Entertainment Weekly)--now with a gorgeous...


The Life and Opinions of Amy Finawitz

by Laura Toffler-Corrie Roaring Brook Press (August 02, 2010)

Told in wry emails and brilliant little one-act plays, this laugh-out-loud debut novel offers quirky characters, a whimsical tour around New York City, and an appealing story about what it means to be a good...


Off-Color

by Janet McDonald Farrar, Straus and Giroux (Byr) (October 15, 2007)

Spunky and headstrong, Cameron blasts music, challenges adults, and cuts class when she feels like it. She lives with her single mom in Brooklyn and hangs out with best friends Amanda, P, and Crystal. Life in...


The Tapper Twins Run for President

by Geoff Rodkey Little, Brown Books for Young Readers (October 03, 2016)

In their third uproarious oral history, the Tapper Twins take their sibling feud to the political stage as they race to become class president!

Told as a series of interviews, screenshots, text messages, and...


The Tapper Twins Go Viral

by Geoff Rodkey Little, Brown Books for Young Readers (April 17, 2017)

Told as a series of interviews, photos, texts, social media hits, and videogame screenshots, The Tapper Twins Go Viral is a laugh-a-page story about online fame and shame, with internet pro-tips and a serious...


Little Elliot, Big City

by Mike Curato Henry Holt and Co. (Byr) (August 25, 2014)

Amid the hustle and bustle of the big city, the big crowds and bigger buildings, Little Elliot leads a quiet life. In spite of the challenges he faces, Elliot finds many wonderful things to enjoy--like cupcakes!...


The Bear's Garden

by Marcie Colleen & Alison Oliver Imprint (March 23, 2020)

Inspired by the true story of a community garden in Brooklyn, New York, this picture book, The Bear's Garden, by writer Marcie Colleen and illustrator Alison Oliver, is a testament to how imagination and dedication...


Green Green

by Marie Lamba, Baldev Lamba & Sonia Sanchez Farrar, Straus and Giroux (Byr) (May 08, 2017)

Green grass is wide and fresh and clean for a family to play in, and brown dirt is perfect for digging a garden. But when gray buildings start to rise up and a whole city builds, can there be any room for green...


The Little Ice Cream Truck

by Margery Cuyler & Bob Kolar Henry Holt and Co. (Byr) (May 21, 2018)

The Little Ice Cream Truck is loaded up with tasty treats in this new addition to ever-popular The Little Dump Truck, The Little School Bus and The Little Fire Truck series.

Join the little ice cream truck and...


Little Elliot, Big City

by Mike Curato Henry Holt and Co. (Byr) (December 08, 2014)

Amid the hustle and bustle of the big city, the big crowds and bigger buildings, Little Elliot leads a quiet life. In spite of the challenges he faces, Elliot finds many wonderful things to enjoy--like cupcakes!...


Chinatown

by William Low Henry Holt and Co. (Byr) (September 14, 1997)

Chinatown. City within a city. Home to street cobblers and herbalists, tai chi masters and kung fu students, outdoor fish markets and lots and lots of restaurants. And best of all, when the Chinese New Year...


Noisy Night

by Mac Barnett & Brian Biggs Roaring Brook Press (March 06, 2017)

It's a noisy night in this city building! The residents of each floor can hear their neighbors above them, and are wondering what's going on above their heads. Climb floor by floor and page by page to find out...


Little Elliot, Big Family

by Mike Curato Henry Holt and Co. (Byr) (October 05, 2015)

When Mouse heads off to his family reunion, Little Elliot decides go for a walk. As he explores each busy street, he sees families in all shapes and sizes. In a city of millions, Little Elliot feels very much...


Little Elliot, Fall Friends

by Mike Curato Henry Holt and Co. (Byr) (August 28, 2017)

It's autumn in the Big City! Little Elliot and Mouse love the hustle and bustle of the city streets. But sometimes it feels like there are too many people, too many noises--just too much! The best friends decide...


Herman and Rosie

by Gus Gordon Roaring Brook Press (October 14, 2013)

Once upon a time in a very busy city, on a very busy street, in two very small apartments, lived...

Herman and Rosie.

Herman liked playing the oboe, the smell of hot dogs in the winter, and watching films about...


Oskar and the Eight Blessings

by Tanya Simon, Richard Simon & Mark Siegel Roaring Brook Press (September 07, 2015)

Winner of the 2015 National Jewish Book Award for Children's Literature

A refugee seeking sanctuary from the horrors of Kristallnacht, Oskar arrives by ship in New York City with only a photograph and an address...


Madlenka's Dog

by Peter Sís Farrar, Straus and Giroux (Byr) (July 14, 2014)

Note to Readers: Double-tap on images with golden borders to see more!

Another delightful romp around Madlenka's city block

Madlenka wants a dog! She doesn't really care what kind, so long as it's a dog that she...


Chester Cricket's Pigeon Ride

by George Selden & Garth Williams Farrar, Straus and Giroux (Byr) (February 24, 2014)

Chester Cricket--the famous cricket in Times Square--is homesick. When his friend Mario takes him to a sky show at the Planetarium, Chester realizes how much he misses seeing real stars at night.

Happily, he...


Food Truck Fest!

by Alexandra Penfold & Mike Dutton Farrar, Straus and Giroux (Byr) (March 12, 2018)

A colorful, whimsical picture book about everyone's favorite kitchens-on-wheels: food trucks!

Join the members of one family as they head to the Food Truck Fest! They gather their things, cross the bridge, and...


The Music of Life

by Louis Thomas Farrar, Straus and Giroux (Byr) (February 17, 2020)

Full of joy and discovery, Louis Thomas' The Music of Life is a simple, melodious picture book about finding big inspiration and beauty in the smallest of details.

At night when everyone else is asleep, one artist...


The City Girls

by Aki Henry Holt and Co. (Byr) (March 02, 2020)

Bustling sidewalks, busy streets, museums, parks, and tasty treats--the City Girls are ready to explore in this adorable picture book!

From Aki, the author-illustrator of The Weather Girls and The Nature Girls,...


Supertruck

by Stephen Savage Roaring Brook Press (January 05, 2015)

When the city is hit by a colossal snowstorm, only one superhero can save the day. But who is this mysterious hero, and why does he disappear once his job is done?

Find out in this snowy tale about a little truck...


The Mixed-Up Truck

by Stephen Savage Roaring Brook Press (July 04, 2016)

It's Cement Mixer's first day on the job and he doesn't want to make any mistakes. How can he help the other trucks on the construction site? By mixing some powdery white cement, of course!

He mixes it up, adds...


Madlenka

by Peter Sís Farrar, Straus and Giroux (Byr) (July 14, 2014)

A trip around a city block is like a trip around the world!

Peeking out through a die-cut window on the jacket, Madlenka invites the reader to enter her world. And what a world it is! On the surface, it looks...


Merry Christmas, Little Elliot

by Mike Curato Henry Holt and Co. (Byr) (September 10, 2018)

Best friends Little Elliot and Mouse are back for another adventure--and this time, they're looking for Christmas spirit!

Little Elliot the elephant isn't quite sure what Christmas spirit is, but he suspects...


Little Elliot, Big Fun

by Mike Curato Henry Holt and Co. (Byr) (August 29, 2016)

In this third story of Little Elliot and Mouse, the friends head off in search of adventure . . . and lots of fun!

Little Elliot, the polka-dotted elephant, and his friend Mouse go to the amusement park to see...


Madlenka Soccer Star

by Peter Sís & Kathleen McInerney Farrar, Straus and Giroux (Byr) (November 16, 2010)

This ebook includes audio narration.

Three-time Caldecott Honoree Peter Sis rides the rising tide of soccer enthusiasm to score another winner.

Madlenka--that cosmopolitan little girl whose city block is a world...


Good Morning, City

by Pat Kiernan & Pascal Campion Farrar, Straus and Giroux (Byr) (November 14, 2016)

It's dark and quiet.

The moon still glimmers in the sky.

While the baker, the ferry boat captain, and the TV anchorman are busy at work, most people are cozily snuggled in bed. Then dawn's first light peeks through...


The Chickens Are Coming!

by Barbara Samuels Farrar, Straus and Giroux (Byr) (March 11, 2019)

Winston and Sophie live in a big city. When they see a sign for chickens that need a home, Mommy says they don't need to live in the country to raise chickens. And what could be better--pets that lay eggs! So...


On the Farm, At the Market

by G. Brian Karas Henry Holt and Co. (Byr) (April 04, 2016)

On the farm, workers pick vegetables, collect eggs, and make cheese. At the market the next day, the workers set up their stands and prepare for shoppers to arrive. Amy, the baker at the Busy Bee Café, has...


The Little Fire Truck

by Margery Cuyler & Bob Kolar Henry Holt and Co. (Byr) (October 09, 2017)

The Little Fire Truck is ready for rescues big and small in Book 3 of the Little Vehicles series!

Join firefighter Jill and her fearless little fire truck as they zip all over town to put out smoky fires and...


A Thousand Questions

Kamala and Maya's Big Idea

by Meena Harris Balzer + Bray (June 30, 2020)

An empowering tale about two sisters who work with their community to effect change, inspired by a true story from the childhood of Meena Harris's aunt, US Senator Kamala Harris, and Meena's mother, lawyer and...


City of Heavenly Fire

by Cassandra Clare, Jason Dohring & Sophie Turner Simon & Schuster Audio (May 27, 2014)

Shadowhunters and demons square off for the final showdown in the spellbinding, seductive conclusion to the #1 New York Times bestselling Mortal Instruments series--now with a gorgeous new cover, a map, a new...


Fall of the Hotel Dumort

by Cassandra Clare, Maureen Johnson & Cecil Baldwin Simon & Schuster Audio (October 15, 2013)

A Simon & Schuster audiobook. Simon & Schuster has a great book for every listener.