Back to School

Back to School

Stock up on your favorite snacks, savor those last days of sleeping in, and sharpen your pencils (do kids still use pencils?) because another school year is starting soon! Below is a selection of books to help prep young readers for the back to schoool boogie and to help make all our classrooms and libraries a welcoming space. Teachers, librarians, and educators: don't forget Print offers a 20% discount for all purchases that are for educational use! Send us an email at kids@printbookstore.com for more information and book recommendations!

You can find these books and others on our back to school display in the store--just check out the octagon table leading into the kids section.

Mon Premier Imagier: Français - Anglais By Québec Amérique Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9782764444047
Availability: Recently On Our Shelves
Published: Quebec Amerique - January 25th, 2022

A is for Activist By Innosanto Nagara Cover Image
$11.95
ISBN: 9781609805395
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Published: Triangle Square - November 19th, 2013

Bear with Me By David Michael Slater, Davilyn Lynch (Illustrator) Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781605376080
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Published: Clavis - April 5th, 2022

Hello Preschool! By Priscilla Burris, Priscilla Burris (Illustrator) Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780593324103
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Published: Nancy Paulsen Books - May 4th, 2021

The ABCs of Black History By Rio Cortez, Lauren Semmer (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Rio Cortez, Lauren Semmer (Illustrator)
$14.95
ISBN: 9781523507498
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Published: Workman Publishing Company - December 8th, 2020

Summer Brain Quest: Between Grades Pre-K & K By Workman Publishing, Bridget Heos, Kimberly Oliver Burnim (Guest editor), Edison Yan (Illustrator), Maris Wicks (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Workman Publishing, Bridget Heos, Kimberly Oliver Burnim (Guest editor), Edison Yan (Illustrator), Maris Wicks (Illustrator)
$12.95
ISBN: 9781523502998
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Published: Workman Publishing Company - April 17th, 2018

Sesame Street Countablock (An Abrams Block Book) By Peski Studio (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Peski Studio (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781419740589
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Published: Harry N. Abrams - November 30th, 2021

20 First Words in 20 Languages By Odd Dot Cover Image
By Odd Dot
$12.99
ISBN: 9781250230645
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Published: Odd Dot - March 31st, 2020

Counting on Community By Innosanto Nagara Cover Image
$11.95
ISBN: 9781609806323
Availability: At Our Partner Warehouse - Usually Ships in 4-8 Business Days
Published: Triangle Square - September 22nd, 2015

A Is for Bee: An Alphabet Book in Translation By Ellen Heck Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781646141272
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Published: Levine Querido - June 14th, 2022

The Pronoun Book By Chris Ayala-Kronos, Melita Tirado (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Chris Ayala-Kronos, Melita Tirado (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9780358653158
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Published: Clarion Books - April 5th, 2022

Stacey’s Extraordinary Words By Stacey Abrams, Kitt Thomas (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Stacey Abrams, Kitt Thomas (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9780063209473
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Published: Balzer + Bray - December 28th, 2021

My Name Is a Story: An Empowering First Day of School Book for Kids By Ashanti, Monica Mikai (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Ashanti, Monica Mikai (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780063222366
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Published: HarperCollins - July 12th, 2022

I Forgive Alex: A Simple Story About Understanding By KERASCOET, Sebastien Cosset, Marie Pommepuy Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593381502
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Published: Random House Studio - July 12th, 2022

Hurry, Little Tortoise, Time for School! By Carrie Finison, Erub Kraan (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Carrie Finison, Erub Kraan (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593305669
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Published: Random House Studio - July 19th, 2022

I Want to Be a Teacher (I Can Read Level 1) By Laura Driscoll, Catalina Echeverri (Illustrator) Cover Image
$4.99
ISBN: 9780062989543
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Published: HarperCollins - January 5th, 2021

What Happened to You? By James Catchpole, Karen George (Illustrator) Cover Image
By James Catchpole, Karen George (Illustrator)
$16.95
ISBN: 9780571358304
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Published: Faber & Faber Children's - April 6th, 2021

Marsha Is Magnetic By Beth Ferry, Lorena Alvarez (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Beth Ferry, Lorena Alvarez (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780544735842
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Published: Clarion Books - January 26th, 2021

The Shape of Home By Rashin Kheiriyeh Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781646140985
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Published: Levine Querido - September 14th, 2021

Meet Your School!: With Lift-the-Flaps! By Cindy Jin, Melissa Crowton (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Cindy Jin, Melissa Crowton (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9781534488892
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Published: Little Simon - July 27th, 2021

Monster and Boy: Monster's First Day of School By Hannah Barnaby, Anoosha Syed (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Hannah Barnaby, Anoosha Syed (Illustrator)
$6.99
ISBN: 9781250821072
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Published: Square Fish - May 31st, 2022

Summer Brain Quest: Between Grades K & 1 By Workman Publishing, Megan Butler, Claire Piddock, Kimberly Oliver Burnim, Edison Yan (Illustrator), Maris Wicks (Illustrator) Cover Image
$12.95
ISBN: 9780761189169
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Published: Workman Publishing Company - April 18th, 2017

Summer Brain Quest: Between Grades 1 & 2 By Workman Publishing, Megan Butler, Claire Piddock, Mindy Yip (Guest editor), Edison Yan (Illustrator), Rachel Dukes (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Workman Publishing, Megan Butler, Claire Piddock, Mindy Yip (Guest editor), Edison Yan (Illustrator), Rachel Dukes (Illustrator)
$12.95
ISBN: 9780761189176
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Published: Workman Publishing Company - April 18th, 2017

School Is Wherever I Am By Ellie Peterson, Ellie Peterson (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Ellie Peterson, Ellie Peterson (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250845245
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Published: Roaring Brook Press - May 3rd, 2022

KINDergarten: Where Kindness Matters Every Day By Vera Ahiyya, Joey Chou (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Vera Ahiyya, Joey Chou (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593484623
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Published: Random House Studio - June 21st, 2022

The Alphabet's Alphabet By Chris Harris, Dan Santat (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Chris Harris, Dan Santat (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316266628
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - September 29th, 2020

Amy Wu and the Warm Welcome By Kat Zhang, Charlene Chua (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Kat Zhang, Charlene Chua (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781534497351
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - May 3rd, 2022

The Wild Bunch Puzzle to Go By Mudpuppy, Jean Claude (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Mudpuppy, Jean Claude (Illustrator)
$9.99
ISBN: 9780735369597
Availability: At Our Partner Warehouse - Usually Ships in 4-8 Business Days
Published: Mudpuppy - August 17th, 2021

School Day! (Step into Reading) By Candice Ransom, Ashley Evans (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Candice Ransom, Ashley Evans (Illustrator)
$4.99
ISBN: 9780593302606
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - June 21st, 2022

Mermaid School By Joanne Stewart Wetzel, Julianna Swaney (Illustrator) Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780593480090
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Published: Dragonfly Books - July 19th, 2022

Nana Akua Goes to School By Tricia Elam Walker, April Harrison (Illustrator) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780525581130
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Published: Anne Schwartz Books - June 16th, 2020

Danbi Leads the School Parade By Anna Kim, Anna Kim (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Anna Kim, Anna Kim (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780451478894
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - July 7th, 2020

New Kid: We Fit Together: A 450-Piece Puzzle Featuring Original Art by Jerry Craft: Jigsaw Puzzles for Kids By Jerry Craft Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780593232279
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Published: Clarkson Potter - November 23rd, 2021

That's Not My Name! By Anoosha Syed, Anoosha Syed (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Anoosha Syed, Anoosha Syed (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593405178
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - July 12th, 2022

Your Name Is a Song By Jamilah Thompkins-Bigelow, Luisa Uribe (Illustrator) Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781943147724
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Published: Innovation Press - July 7th, 2020

Llama Llama Back to School By Anna Dewdney, JT Morrow (Illustrator), Reed Duncan Cover Image
By Anna Dewdney, JT Morrow (Illustrator), Reed Duncan
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593352441
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - May 31st, 2022

First Grade Dropout By Audrey Vernick, Matthew Cordell (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Audrey Vernick, Matthew Cordell (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780544129856
Availability: Not Immediately Available - Backordered and/or In Reprint
Published: Clarion Books - July 7th, 2015

How to Read a Book By Kwame Alexander, Melissa Sweet (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Kwame Alexander, Melissa Sweet (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062307811
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Published: HarperCollins - June 18th, 2019

Tomatoes in My Lunchbox By Costantia Manoli, Magdalena Mora (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Costantia Manoli, Magdalena Mora (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250763129
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Published: Roaring Brook Press - June 21st, 2022

Kindness Counts 123 (Highlights Books of Kindness) By R.A. Strong, Ekaterina Trukhan (Illustrator) Cover Image
By R.A. Strong, Ekaterina Trukhan (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9781684376520
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Published: Highlights Press - February 4th, 2020

ABC for Me: ABC Baby Signs By Christiane Engel Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781633223660
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Published: Walter Foster Jr. - October 1st, 2017

VIP: Very Important Preschooler By Cindy Jin, Ella Bailey (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Cindy Jin, Ella Bailey (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9781665917575
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Published: Little Simon - July 12th, 2022

We Go to Shul By Douglas Florian, Hannah Tolson (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Douglas Florian, Hannah Tolson (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9781536204506
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Published: Candlewick - July 30th, 2021

Amira's Picture Day By Reem Faruqi, Fahmida Azim (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Reem Faruqi, Fahmida Azim (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780823440191
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Published: Holiday House - April 13th, 2021

A Teacher Like You By Frank Murphy, Barbara Dan, Kayla Harren (Illustrator) Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781534111134
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Published: Sleeping Bear Press - March 15th, 2021

We Want to Go to School!: The Fight for Disability Rights By Maryann Cocca-Leffler, Janine Leffler, Maryann Cocca-Leffler (Illustrator) Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780807535189
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Published: Albert Whitman & Company - September 15th, 2021

The 1619 Project: Born on the Water By Nikole Hannah-Jones, Renée Watson, Nikkolas Smith (Illustrator) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593307359
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Published: Kokila - November 16th, 2021

The Queen of Kindergarten By Derrick Barnes, Vanessa Brantley-Newton (Illustrator) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593111420
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Published: Nancy Paulsen Books - May 24th, 2022

The King of Kindergarten By Derrick Barnes, Vanessa Brantley-Newton (Illustrator) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781524740740
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Published: Nancy Paulsen Books - July 2nd, 2019

Summer Brain Quest: Between Grades 2 & 3 By Workman Publishing, Persephone Walker, Claire Piddock, Edison Yan (Illustrator), Matt Cummings (Illustrator), Jane Ching Fung (Guest editor) Cover Image
By Workman Publishing, Persephone Walker, Claire Piddock, Edison Yan (Illustrator), Matt Cummings (Illustrator), Jane Ching Fung (Guest editor)
$12.95
ISBN: 9780761189183
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Published: Workman Publishing Company - April 18th, 2017

Summer Brain Quest: Between Grades 3 & 4 By Workman Publishing, Persephone Walker, Claire Piddock, Edison Yan (Illustrator), Jackie Bonilla (Guest editor) Cover Image
$12.95
ISBN: 9780761189190
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Published: Workman Publishing Company - April 18th, 2017

Summer Brain Quest: Between Grades 4 & 5 By Workman Publishing, Bridget Heos, Claire Piddock, Edison Yan (Illustrator), Chad Thomas (Illustrator), Kim Tredick (Guest editor) Cover Image
By Workman Publishing, Bridget Heos, Claire Piddock, Edison Yan (Illustrator), Chad Thomas (Illustrator), Kim Tredick (Guest editor)
$12.95
ISBN: 9780761189206
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Published: Workman Publishing Company - April 18th, 2017

Summer Brain Quest: Between Grades 5 & 6 By Workman Publishing, Bridget Heos, Claire Piddock, Kim Tredick, Edison Yan (Illustrator), Carey Pietch (Illustrator) Cover Image
$12.95
ISBN: 9780761193289
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Published: Workman Publishing Company - April 18th, 2017

Riley Reynolds Crushes Costume Day By Jay Albee, Jay Albee (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Jay Albee, Jay Albee (Illustrator)
$6.95
ISBN: 9781666344080
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Published: Stone Arch Books - August 1st, 2022

I'm Going to Kindergarten! (Little Golden Book) By Andrea Posner-Sanchez, Joanie Stone (Illustrator) Cover Image
$5.99
ISBN: 9780593433850
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Published: Golden Books - June 7th, 2022

Time for School! (American Girl) (Little Golden Book) By Lauren Diaz Morgan, Lauren Gallegos (Illustrator) Cover Image
$5.99
ISBN: 9780593483268
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Published: Golden Books - May 3rd, 2022

Emily's Big Shot By Bryan Patrick Avery, Arief Putra (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Bryan Patrick Avery, Arief Putra (Illustrator)
$5.95
ISBN: 9781663920997
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Published: Picture Window Books - August 1st, 2021

Cecilia's Fundraiser By Bryan Patrick Avery, Arief Putra (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Bryan Patrick Avery, Arief Putra (Illustrator)
$5.95
ISBN: 9781663920966
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Published: Picture Window Books - August 1st, 2021

Rahma's Gift By Bryan Patrick Avery, Arief Putra (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Bryan Patrick Avery, Arief Putra (Illustrator)
$5.95
ISBN: 9781666339130
Availability: At Our Partner Warehouse - Usually Ships in 4-8 Business Days
Published: Picture Window Books - August 1st, 2022

Riley Reynolds Slays the Play By Jay Albee, Jay Albee (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Jay Albee, Jay Albee (Illustrator)
$6.95
ISBN: 9781666344103
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Published: Stone Arch Books - August 1st, 2022

Clayton Parker Really Really REALLY Has to Pee By Cinco Paul, Gladys Jose (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Cinco Paul, Gladys Jose (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781419748639
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Published: Abrams Books for Young Readers - August 10th, 2021

School Is Cool! (A Hello!Lucky Book) By Hello!Lucky, Sabrina Moyle, Eunice Moyle (Illustrator) Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781419751103
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Published: Abrams Appleseed - July 13th, 2021

Wild for Winnie By Laura Marx Fitzgerald, Jenny Lovlie (Illustrator) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593111819
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Published: Rocky Pond Books - April 5th, 2022

The Little Bear (My Little Animal Friend) By Nicola Killen, Nicola Killen (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Nicola Killen, Nicola Killen (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781665911726
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Published: Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books - June 28th, 2022