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Pre-order select titles from your family bookstore (either online or in-person) and you can receive exclusive goodies (while supplies last)! Pre-orders must be prepaid to reserve swag, goodies, signed copies, etc. You can pre-order any forthcoming title from us not shown on this list. Below is the current list of offerings. We update this list frequently, and generally if you see a title here the promotion is still available. For swag that our bookstore will be distributing, we will contact you if you place an order for which the exclusive editions or gifts are out of stock. Questions can be directed to Jessica@onceupona.com

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The Beckoning Shadow Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062657619
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Katherine Tegen Books - July 2nd, 2019

Get a signed and personalized copy! 

PLUS be entered into a contest to win a gym bag of fighting gear! 

The Beckoning Shadow by Katharyn Blair Pre-order

Live locally? Meet the author Katharyn Blair at her book launch!

Email receipt to katharyn.r.blair@gmail.com


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The Pigeon HAS to Go to School! Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781368046459
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Published: Hyperion Books for Children - July 2nd, 2019

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Wilder Girls Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780525645580
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Published: Delacorte Press - July 9th, 2019

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The Golden Hour: A Novel Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9780062834751
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Published: William Morrow - July 9th, 2019

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Lumberjanes Vol. 12  Cover Image
By Shannon Watters (Created by), Noelle Stevenson (Created by), Brooklyn Allen (Created by)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781684153800
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Published: BOOM! Box - July 30th, 2019

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The Merciful Crow (The Merciful Crow Series #1) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250191922
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - July 30th, 2019

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Shatter the Sky Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781534437906
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - July 30th, 2019

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$17.99
SKU: 9781338277722a
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$17.99
SKU: 9781947440043a
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Dog Man: For Whom the Ball Rolls: From the Creator of Captain Underpants (Dog Man #7) Cover Image
By Dav Pilkey, Dav Pilkey (Illustrator), Dav Pilkey (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9781338236590
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Published: Graphix - August 13th, 2019

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Llama Llama Mess Mess Mess Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780670016440
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - August 27th, 2019

Gift with purchase!


Dead Voices Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780525515050
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - August 27th, 2019

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Spencer's New Pet Cover Image
By Jessie Sima, Jessie Sima (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534418776
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - August 27th, 2019

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Best Friends Cover Image
By Shannon Hale, LeUyen Pham (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9781250317469
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Published: First Second - August 27th, 2019

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All the Impossible Things Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781250202864
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Published: Roaring Brook Press - September 3rd, 2019

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Dear Haiti, Love Alaine Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781335777096
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Published: Inkyard Press - September 3rd, 2019

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Just Ask!: Be Different, Be Brave, Be You Cover Image
By Sonia Sotomayor, Rafael López (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780525514121
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Published: Philomel Books - September 3rd, 2019

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Strange Birds: A Field Guide to Ruffling Feathers Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780425290439
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Published: Kokila - September 3rd, 2019

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Dragon Curse (The Unwanteds Quests #4) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781534416017
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Published: Aladdin - September 3rd, 2019

Tunnel of Bones (City of Ghosts #2) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781338111040
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Published: Scholastic Press - September 3rd, 2019

Boy-Crazy Stacey (The Baby-Sitters Club Graphic Novel #7): A Graphix Book (The Baby-Sitters Club Graphix #7) Cover Image
By Ann M. Martin, Gale Galligan (Illustrator)
$10.99
ISBN: 9781338304510
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Published: Graphix - September 3rd, 2019

Mighty Jack and Zita the Spacegirl Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781250191731
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Published: First Second - September 3rd, 2019

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The Girl the Sea Gave Back Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250168481
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Published: Wednesday Books - September 3rd, 2019

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The Institute: A Novel Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781982110567
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Published: Scribner - September 10th, 2019

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The Testaments: A Novel Cover Image
$28.95
ISBN: 9780385543781
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Published: Nan A. Talese - September 10th, 2019

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Frankly in Love Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781984812209
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - September 10th, 2019

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Stargazing Cover Image
By Jen Wang, Jen Wang (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9781250183880
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Published: First Second - September 10th, 2019

Land of Wolves Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780525522508
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Published: Viking - September 17th, 2019

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The Tale of the Tiger Slippers Cover Image
By Jan Brett (Illustrator), Jan Brett
$18.99
ISBN: 9780399170744
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - September 17th, 2019

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The Fate of Fausto: A Painted Fable Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9780593115015
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Published: Philomel Books - September 17th, 2019

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The Last Kids on Earth and the Midnight Blade Cover Image
$13.99
ISBN: 9780425292112
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - September 17th, 2019

Guts Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9780545852500
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Published: Graphix - September 17th, 2019

$17.99
SKU: 9781534424760a
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The Tyrant's Tomb (The Trials of Apollo, Book Four) Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781484746448
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Published: Disney-Hyperion - September 24th, 2019

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SLAY Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781534445420
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Published: Simon Pulse - September 24th, 2019

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Wayward Son (Simon Snow Series #2) Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781250146076
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Published: Wednesday Books - September 24th, 2019

If you haven't read Isabel's review of Rainbow Rowell's Carry On, go do that first... we can wait... Now you know how excited the world is to see this new book.


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Emmy in the Key of Code Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780358040828
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Published: Versify - September 24th, 2019

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Pages & Co.: The Bookwanderers Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781984837127
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Published: Philomel Books - September 24th, 2019

Gift with purchase!


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I Want a Dog Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780525555469
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Published: Dial Books - September 24th, 2019

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Cog Cover Image
By Greg van Eekhout, Beatrice Blue (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062686077
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Published: HarperCollins - October 2019

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The Fountains of Silence Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780399160318
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Published: Philomel Books - October 2019

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Rebel: A Legend Novel Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250221704
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Published: Roaring Brook Press - October 2019

Ninth House Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250313072
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Published: Flatiron Books - October 2019

$17.95
SKU: 9781683643524a
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Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire: The Illustrated Edition Cover Image
By J. K. Rowling, Jim Kay (Illustrator)
$47.99
ISBN: 9780545791427
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Published: Arthur A. Levine Books - October 8th, 2019

Preview the magic and wonder that is Jim Kay's vision of the wizarding world!

"It is my very great pleasure to inform you that the Triwizard Tournament will be taking place at Hogwarts this year"


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The Beautiful Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781524738174
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - October 8th, 2019

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Klawde: Evil Alien Warlord Cat: The Spacedog Cometh #3 Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781524787240
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Published: Penguin Workshop - October 8th, 2019

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Stretchy McHandsome Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780803741218
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Published: Dial Books - October 8th, 2019

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Dory Fantasmagory: Tiny Tough Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780525553977
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Published: Dial Books - October 8th, 2019

Look Both Ways: A Tale Told in Ten Blocks Cover Image
By Jason Reynolds, Alexander Nabaum (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781481438285
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Published: Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books - October 8th, 2019

Parker Looks Up: An Extraordinary Moment Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534451865
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Published: Aladdin - October 15th, 2019

The Hidden Kingdom (Wings of Fire Graphic Novel #3): A Graphix Book Cover Image
By Tui T. Sutherland, Mike Holmes (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9781338344059
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Published: Graphix - October 15th, 2019

Dork Diaries 14: Tales from a Not-So-Best Friend Forever Cover Image
$13.99
ISBN: 9781534427204
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Published: Aladdin - October 22nd, 2019

Penny and Her Sled Cover Image
By Kevin Henkes, Kevin Henkes (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9780062934536
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Published: Greenwillow Books - October 29th, 2019

The Dinky Donkey Cover Image
By Craig Smith, Katz Cowley (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9781338600834
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Published: Scholastic Inc. - November 5th, 2019

Sofia Valdez, Future Prez (The Questioneers) Cover Image
By Andrea Beaty, David Roberts (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781419737046
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Published: Abrams Books for Young Readers - November 5th, 2019

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The Starless Sea: A Novel Cover Image
$28.95
ISBN: 9780385541213
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Published: Doubleday - November 5th, 2019

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Legacy (Keeper of the Lost Cities #8) Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9781534427334
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Published: Aladdin - November 5th, 2019

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The Toll (Arc of a Scythe #3) Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781481497060
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - November 5th, 2019

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Call Down the Hawk (The Dreamer Trilogy, Book 1) Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781338188325
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Published: Scholastic Press - November 5th, 2019

Signed copies availble and gift with purchase!


The Midwinter Witch Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781338540550
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Published: Graphix - November 5th, 2019

Supernova (Renegades #3) Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781250078384
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Published: Feiwel & Friends - November 5th, 2019

Wrecking Ball (Diary of a Wimpy Kid Book 14) Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781419739033
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Published: Amulet Books - November 5th, 2019

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Children of Virtue and Vengeance (Legacy of Orisha #2) Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781250170996
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - December 3rd, 2019

Dog Man: Fetch-22: From the Creator of Captain Underpants (Dog Man #8) Cover Image
By Dav Pilkey, Dav Pilkey (Illustrator), Dav Pilkey, Dav Pilkey (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9781338323214
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Graphix - December 10th, 2019

Books to pack while you camp!

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Pete the Cat Goes Camping (I Can Read Level 1) Cover Image
Be Prepared Cover Image
The Not-So Great Outdoors Cover Image
Mr. Monkey Takes a Hike Cover Image
Spy Camp (Spy School) Cover Image

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Children will be drawn in by the easily relatable animal emotions in this simple and sweet story. A great book to use as a teaching opportunity for toddlers and parents alike. - Jessica