Mass Bookshelf For May/June 2016

Massachusetts has a wealth of published authors! Here are the titles published by Massachusetts authors and illustrators in May or June of 2016. Did we miss your book?  If so, email with the information.

Children/Young Adult

See Pip Point
by David Milgrim
Simon & Schuster  (May 24, 2016)

Go, Otto, Go!
by David Milgrim
Simon & Schuster  (May 24, 2016)

How the Crayons Saved the Rainbow
by Monica Sweeney, Feronia Parker-Thomas
Sky Pony Press  (May 3, 2016)

Gator Dad
by Brian Lies
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (May 3, 2016) 

Devil and the Bluebird
by Jennifer Mason-Black
Abrams  (May 17, 2016)

Platypus Police Squad: Never Say Narwhal
by Jarrett J. Krosoczka
Harper Collins  (May 17, 2016)

A Storm Too Soon : A Remarkable True Survival Story in 80 Foot Seas
by Michael J. Tougias
Henry Holt and Co.  (May 24, 2016)

Galactic Hot Dogs 2 : The Wiener Strikes Back
by Max Brallier, Rachel Maguire, Nichole Kelle
Simon & Schuster (May 3, 2016)

The Girl Who Saved Yesterday
by Julius Lester, Carl Angel
Creston Books (May 10, 2016)

The Family Fletcher Takes Rock Island
by Dana Alison Levy
Delacorte Books for Young Readers  ( May 10, 2016)

by Thomas E. Sniegosk
Simon Pulse  (May 31, 2016)

Real Sisters Pretend
by Megan Dowd Lambert, Nicole Tadgell
Tilbury House  (May 10, 2016)

The Trials of Apollo, Book 1: The Hidden Oracle
by Rick Riordan
Disney-Hyperion  (May 3, 2016)

A Fire Truck Named Red
by Randall de Sève, Bob Staake
Fararr,  Straus and Giroux  (May 3, 2016)

Scuba Dog
by Ann Marie Stephens, Jess Golden
Little Bee Books  (May 3, 2016)


Circle of Jinn
by Lori Goldstein
Macmillan (May 17, 2016)

Heat and Light : A Novel
by Jennifer Haigh
HarperCollins  (May 3, 2016)

Bloodroot : A Martha’s Vineyard Mystery
by Cynthia Riggs
MacMillan  (May 3, 2016)

Nantucket Grand : A Henry Kennis Mystery
by Steven Axelrod
Poisoned Pen Press (May 3, 2016)

Murder Most Fowl
by Edith Maxwell
Kensington Books  (May 31, 2016)


Listening to a Continent Sing : Birdsong by Bicycle from the Atlantic to the Pacific
by Donald Kroodsma
Princeton University Press (May 2, 2016)

Black Gods of the Asphalt : Religion, Hip-Hop, and Street Basketball
by Onaje X. O. Woodbine
Columbia University Press  (May 24, 2016)

Civil Society, Conflict Resolution, and Democracy in Nigeria
by Darren Kew
Syracuse University Press  (May 16,2016)

Margins of the Market : Trafficking and Capitalism across the Arabian Sea
by Johan Mathew
University of California Press (May 10, 2016)

Your Idea Starts Here : 77 Mind-Expanding Ways to Unleash Your Creativity
by Carolyn Eckert
Workman (May 17, 2016)

Only Humans Need Apply : Winners and Losers in the Age of Smart Machines
by Thomas H. Davenport, Julia Kirby
Harper Collins (May 24, 2016)

by Brian Solomon
Crestline Books (May 2, 2016)

Rational Spirituality and Divine Virtue in Plato : A Modern Interpretation and Philosophical Defense of Platonism
by Michael LaFargue
SUNY Press May 11, 2016

Five Easy Theses : Commonsense Solutions to America’s Greatest Economic Challenges
by James Stone
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt   (May 3, 2016)

Finding North : How Navigation Makes Us Human
by George Michelsen Foy
Flatiron Books  (May 10, 2016)

The World According to Star Wars
by Cass R. Sunstein
Harper Collins (May 31, 2016)

Joe Gould’s Teeth
by Jill Lepore
Knopf (May 17, 2016)

Matchmakers : The New Economics of Multisided Platforms
by David S. Evans, Richard Schmalensee
Harvard Business Review Press (May 24, 2016)

The Mindspan Diet : Reduce Alzheimer’s Risk, Minimize Memory Loss, and Keep Your Brain Young
by Preston Estep, III
Ballantine Books  (May 3, 2016)

Your Child’s Social and Emotional Well-Being : A Complete Guide for Parents and Those Who Help Them
by John S. Dacey, Lisa B. Fiore, Steven Brion-Meisels
Wiley-Blackwell  (May 23, 2016)

On Cape Cod
by Don Krohn, Geraldine Brooks
David R. Godine  Publisher  (May 17, 2016)


Places in the Making : A Cultural Geography of American Poetry
by Jim Cocola
University of Iowa  (May 17, 2016)

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