Make room on your bookshelf for these hot new titles this summer! We’ve got everything from an anime inspired cookbook filled with Japanese recipes to spooky cross-stitch patterns based on a classic ‘90s film to a tribute to one of the world’s greatest celebrity chef. No matter what you’re in the mood to read, our collection is sure to keep you entertained this season.

So, find your coolest, comfiest reading spot and get ready to explore this amazing set of books publishing this summer.

One Hundred Percent Me

By Renee Macalino Rutledge

It can be confusing to be a child of mixed race. One Hundred Percent Me takes young readers along a little girl’s exploration of her mixed race identity. The story celebrates our differences as she learns how to claim her belonging and honor the heritage that makes her unique and wholly herself!

One Hundred Percent Me

Man Walks into Bar: 2nd Edition

By Stephen Arnott and Mike Haskins

The perfect gift does exist! Be the life of the party with more than 6,000 hilarious one-lines, knock-knock jokes, and more in your arsenal. This book is your ultimate go-to resource of over-the-top jokes. Get ready to keep your friends, family, and co-workers laughing every day.

Man Walks into a Bar

The Modern Art of Brujería

By Lou Florez

Awaken the bruja within! Drawing inspiration from Latin American and Afro-Caribbean regions, The Modern Art of Brujería is a fresh take on traditional folk magic. Filled with exercises, spells, and rituals for self-improvement and empowerment, this book is a must-have for beginning and experienced Brujos and Brujas alike. Let this book light the way as you explore the rich and complex world of Brujería.

Curious Cases: True Crime for Kids

By Rebecca Valley

Perfect for kids who love spooky stories and unsolved mysteries. Introduce middle-grade readers to intriguing and exciting unsolved crimes, daring escapes, famous heists, and much more in this first-ever sleuthing book specifically for kids. Curious Cases: True Crime for Kids presents a slew of stories that are all age-appropriate. After reading these cases, kids will be able to dive into some fun forensic science activities they can do at home to help them uncover evidence and solve their own mysteries.

True Crime for Kids

The I Love Trader Joe’s Air Fryer Cookbook

By Rita Mock-Pike

Are you obsessed with your air fryer? Do you find yourself at Trader Joe’s® on a regular basis? Now you can get the best of both worlds with The I Love Trader Joe’s Air Fryer Cookbook. This cookbook is packed with easy-to-follow recipes for crispy and delicious snacks, lunches, dinners, and more. So head over to your nearest TJ’s, whip out your air fryer, crack open this book, and get ready to make mouthwatering meals.

Classroom-Ready Resources for Student-Centered Learning

By Erin Ellis

Give students a more active role in their own education with this teacher-friendly guide to student-centered learning. Gain the tools to expand upon basic worksheets and lectures, and shift the focus from teacher to student with the small group discussions, experiments, case studies, presentations, and other interactive lessons included in this book. Whether searching for a way to make science class spectacular or reading time remarkable, Classroom-Ready Resources for Student-Centered Learning has everything you need to elevate your students’ learning quickly and easily!

Student-Centered Learning

The Unofficial Studio Ghibli Cookbook

By Jessica Yun

If you’ve ever stopped to drool over the delicious looking foods from your favorite anime shows or movies, then The Unofficial Studio Ghibli Cookbook is the right book for you. Featuring a collection of Japanese recipes inspired by Hayao Miyazaki’s most beloved films, you’ll be able to bring some magic into your kitchen with this unofficial cookbook. Now you can create your own mouthwatering dishes with this book full of 50 unofficial, fan-created recipes. It’s the perfect book for fans of Japanese anime, manga, and comfort food cooking.

Studio Ghibli Cookbook

Leading with Administrator Clarity

By Marine Freibrun, Carin Fractor, EdD, Sandy Brunet

Practicing administrative clarity, or the idea that transparent expectations lead to fairness and achievement, has never been easier. This resource, made just for school principals, superintendents, and other administrators, will help you lead your school with organization, intention, and fairness. Leading with Administrator Clarity is written by three educators and school administrators with decades of experience, making this book the ultimate resource for improving your position as a decision-maker and positive role model for your school. Let Leading with Administrator Clarity guide you to learn and grow as an effective administrator and as a key part of shaping student lives for the better.

Leading with Administrator Clarity

Dude Fiery and the Giant Hot Dog

Meet Dude Fiery—a fictional chef with a passion for tasty food, good deeds, and flame-printed shirts—and join him on a hilarious and charming adventure to become the leader of Taste Village in this heartfelt tribute to the world’s greatest celebrity chef.

Talented chef Dude Fiery takes the bus to Taste Village in the hopes of bringing his Giant Hot Dog Special to the nicest restaurant in town. But when Dude is turned away because of his sunglasses and “too casual” diner-inspired food, he decides to bring his taste powers to the people.

With his flavor-packed hot dogs, Dude redefines what taste really means to the locals and restaurateurs of Taste Village. Along the way, he does good deeds like supporting small businesses, officiating LGBTQIA+ weddings, and donating food to schools. The town soon learns they’ve misjudged Dude and that he is, in fact, an all-around awesome guy.

A perfect gift for Food Network devotees and celebrity chef fans, this funny book offers two very important life lessons: always follow your tastebuds and don’t judge a book by its frosted tips.

Just a Bunch of Hocus Pocus

Fall in love with the ’90s cinematic classic once again with this unofficial coloring book featuring 20 original, hand-drawn illustrations inspired by the sets of the cult-favorite film Hocus Pocus. Whether you stream the movie every day starting September 1st or just catch it on cable, now is your chance to color the adventures of Thackery and the gang in their sleepy New England town. With scenes from the local graveyard to cabinets full of mysterious potions, Just a Bunch of Hocus Pocus is the perfect way to celebrate spooky season and one of the best movies of all time.

Just a Bunch of Hocus Pocus

Taking Stock

By Jordan Grumet, MD

Discover how to make the right financial decisions for your own unique life path with this transformative collection of personal finance tips from the host of the award-winning Earn & Invest podcast, Dr. Jordan Grumet.

Written by a hospice doctor with a front-row seat to the regrets of his dying patients, Doc G’s Taking Stock is packed with powerful insights that will help you take control of your finances, invest in yourself, and live a regret-free life.

The Psychedelic Handbook

By Rick Strassman

Entering the world of psychedelics can be daunting, and many aren’t sure where to start. Research continues to expand and legalization looms on the horizon for psychedelics like psilocybin. The Psychedelic Handbook is a complete manual that explains the basics of psychedelics in a way that is accessible for the novice user—or even just the psychedelic-curious.

Teaching with Equity

By Aja Hannah

Bringing racial equity into the grade school classroom doesn’t have to be an intimidating task. This guide will help you take the first step in making your classroom a fun, safe, and fulfilling environment where students can thrive.

In Teaching with Equity, you’ll start off by establishing a baseline: Where is racial equity lacking in your classroom, and where are there opportunities for change? You’ll learn about the common stereotypes that students of color often face, then dive into resources like interactive worksheets, surveys, grading rubrics, lesson plans, and more.

This book will help you gain the confidence and knowledge needed to ensure each student feels represented in your everyday K-5 classroom.

Teaching with Equity

Random Tables: Dungeons and Lairs

By Timm Woods

Delve into the depths of the dungeon and discover the tools needed to take your creativity to the next level. No more feeling stumped! With Random Tables: Dungeons and Lairs, you can take the complication out of designing your own dungeon.

This book of random tables holds the key to creating a fun tabletop role-playing game experience. As the Game Master and designer, Timm Woods will help you quickly generate inspiration and new ideas for unique locations and challenges to fill your game.

Gain access to all of the answers and more by randomly rolling on all the generated tables and exploring the full catalog of dungeon possibilities. Use them to guide your next adventure. Keep your players wanting more and your story on the edge of their seats at every turn. Welcome to the dungeon!

Unofficial Hocus Pocus Cross-Stitch

Unofficial Hocus Pocus Cross-Stitch brings your favorite ’90s film to life with cute crafts and spooky decor. Perfect for beginners, this book has 25 witchy cross-stitch patterns that pay homage to the Halloween classic.

Patterns include sayings like “Just a Bunch of Hocus Pocus” and “I Put a Spell on You” as well as fun designs like a selection of brooms (and a vacuum), gravestones, and more! Whether you’re making Halloween decor for spooky season or one-of-a-kind handmade gifts for your witchiest friends and family, this cross-stitch book is a must-have for any wannabe Sanderson sister.

Unofficial Hocus Pocus Cross-Stitch

The 369 Manifestation Journal

By Bernadette Johnson

Tap into your inner power every week with this undated guided journal and learn how to use the law of attraction; divine numbers 3, 6, and 9; and mindful writing exercises to create the life you want!

Journaling can be a powerful tool for clearing your mind and prioritizing self-care. This journal combines your mindful writing practices with the magic of 369 manifestation to create a whole new way to envision the life you want.

369 Manifestation Journal

The Weed Gummies Cookbook

By Monica Lo

Take your cannabis cooking skills to the next level with this user-friendly guide to making THC- and CBD-infused gummies, jellies, soft caramels, hard candies, and more delicious edibles! This practical cookbook is the go-to resource for the cannabis curious of all levels and offers approachable ways to incorporate a variety of cannabinoids into your routine. The Weed Gummies Cookbook features easy step-by-step instructions, beautiful color photos, and pro tips for safely handling and labeling your confections.

Whether you’re a cannabis cooking expert or just starting to bring weed into your kitchen, this cookbook will help you create your own special gummies and candies that are healthier, tastier, and more affordable than your average dispensary-bought treats!

Weed Gummies Cookbook

– Tyanni Niles