Booksmith Recommends: For Kids!

 

 


 

Find below our full list of gift suggestions for kids, hand-picked by our staff. There's something for everyone on your list. (And see the list for grown-ups here.)

 

Or, come shop in person at one of our Holiday Shopping Nights: School Benefit Day on the 5th, and Bindery Shopping Nights on the 12th and 19th.

 

 

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Shh!: A Chris Haughton Boxed Set Cover Image
By Chris Haughton, Chris Haughton (Illustrator)
$24.97
ISBN: 9780763695385
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Published: Candlewick Press (MA) - October 24th, 2017

Somewhere Else: A Picture Book Cover Image
By Gus Gordon, Gus Gordon (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781626723498
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Published: Roaring Brook Press - December 5th, 2017

The Gold Leaf Cover Image
By Kirsten Hall, Matthew Forsythe (Illustrator)
$18.95
ISBN: 9781592702145
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Published: Enchanted Lion Books - May 2nd, 2017

The Bad Seed Cover Image
By Jory John, Pete Oswald (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062467768
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Published: HarperCollins - August 29th, 2017

The Wolf, the Duck, and the Mouse Cover Image
By Mac Barnett, Jon Klassen (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780763677541
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Published: Candlewick Press (MA) - October 10th, 2017

Here We Are: Notes for Living on Planet Earth Cover Image
By Oliver Jeffers, Oliver Jeffers (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9780399167898
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Published: Philomel Books - November 14th, 2017

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The Antlered Ship Cover Image
By Dashka Slater, Terry Fan (Illustrator), Eric Fan (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781481451604
Availability: Backordered
Published: Beach Lane Books - September 12th, 2017

The Atlas of Fairy Tales Cover Image
By Claudia Bordin (Illustrator)
$16.95
ISBN: 9788854411876
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Published: White Star Kids - November 7th, 2017

Read the Book, Lemmings! Cover Image
By Ame Dyckman, Zachariah Ohora (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316343480
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - November 7th, 2017

The Bad Mood and the Stick Cover Image
By Lemony Snicket, Matthew Forsythe (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316392785
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - October 3rd, 2017

On a Magical Do-Nothing Day Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062657602
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Published: HarperCollins - September 12th, 2017

Toto: The Dog-Gone Amazing Story of the Wizard of Oz Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780008252564
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Published: HarperCollins Children's Books - September 12th, 2017

Princess Cora and the Crocodile Cover Image
By Laura Amy Schlitz, Brian Floca (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9780763648220
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Published: Candlewick Press (MA) - March 28th, 2017

Charlie & Mouse Cover Image
By Laurel Snyder, Emily Hughes (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781452131535
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Published: Chronicle Books - April 11th, 2017

Beatrice Zinker, Upside Down Thinker Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781484767382
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Published: Disney-Hyperion - September 19th, 2017

The Explorer Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781481419451
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - September 12th, 2017

The Glass Town Game Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781481476966
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Published: Margaret K. McElderry Books - September 5th, 2017

Lumberjanes: Unicorn Power! (Lumberjanes #1) Cover Image
By Mariko Tamaki, Brooklyn Allen (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781419727252
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Published: Amulet Books - October 10th, 2017

Snow & Rose Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780553538182
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - October 10th, 2017

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The Whiz Mob and the Grenadine Kid Cover Image
By Colin Meloy, Carson Ellis (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062342454
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Published: Balzer & Bray/Harperteen - October 24th, 2017

The Vanderbeekers of 141st Street Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780544876392
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Published: Houghton Mifflin - October 3rd, 2017

Nevermoor: The Trials of Morrigan Crow Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316508889
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - October 31st, 2017

All's Faire in Middle School Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9780525429999
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Published: Dial Books - September 5th, 2017

The Tea Dragon Society Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781620104415
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Published: Oni Press - October 31st, 2017

The Witch Boy Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781338089516
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Published: Graphix - October 31st, 2017

Illumanatomy: See Inside the Human Body with Your Magic Viewing Lens Cover Image
By Carnovsky (Illustrator), Kate Davies
$30.00
ISBN: 9781786030511
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Published: Wide Eyed Editions - October 5th, 2017

Book of Bones: 10 Record-Breaking Animals Cover Image
By Gabrielle Balkan, Sam Brewster (Illustrator)
$19.95
ISBN: 9780714875125
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Published: Phaidon Press - September 18th, 2017

A World of Information Cover Image
By Richard Platt, James Brown (Illustrator)
$25.00
ISBN: 9780763693480
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Published: Candlewick Studio - September 28th, 2017

Her Right Foot Cover Image
By Dave Eggers, Shawn Harris (Artist)
$19.99
ISBN: 9781452162812
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Published: Chronicle Books - September 19th, 2017

The Big Book of Treasures: The Most Amazing Discoveries Ever Made and Still to Be Made Cover Image
By Raphael Honigstein (Text by (Art/Photo Books)), Caroline Attia (Illustrator)
$29.99
ISBN: 9783899557978
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Published: Little Gestalten - October 3rd, 2017

We Say No!: A Child's Guide to Resistance Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781945665066
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Published: Manic D Press - October 31st, 2017

Pinball Science: Everything That Matters about Matter Cover Image
By Ian Graham, Owen Davey (Illustrator)
$24.95
ISBN: 9781682971994
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Published: QEB Publishing - October 3rd, 2017