New Release Books by Fran Manushkin

Fran Manushkin is the author of The Birthday Party Mystery (2022), The Rainbow Mystery (2022), The Mystery of the Snow Puppy (2022), The Mystery of the Stinky, Spooky Night (2022) and other 199 books.

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The Birthday Party Mystery

release date: Jan 01, 2022

The Rainbow Mystery

release date: Jan 01, 2022

The Mystery of the Snow Puppy

release date: Jan 01, 2022

The Mystery of the Stinky, Spooky Night

release date: Jan 01, 2022

The Mystery of the Missing Mummy

release date: Jan 01, 2022
The Mystery of the Missing Mummy
After learning about mummies in class, Katie decides to make one of her own, but when it suddenly goes missing, Katie and Pedro start following clues that they hope will lead them to the missing mummy.

Katie's Friends and Neighbors

release date: Feb 01, 2021

Mr. Patel Builds

release date: Jan 01, 2021

Pedro Is Rich

release date: Jan 01, 2021
Pedro Is Rich
When Pedro receives some money from his grandmother for his birthday, his father suggests that he put some of it in the bank, but than Pedro has to decide what to do with the remainder.

Nurse Kenji Rules!

release date: Jan 01, 2021

Firefighter Kayla

release date: Jan 01, 2021

Super-duper Librarian

release date: Jan 01, 2021
Super-duper Librarian
When Katie''s parents take her to the library one rainy Saturday, she finds a lot of her friends and, with the help of librarian Miss Bliss, takes home some "super-duper" books. Includes glossary, discussion questions, and an interview.

Pedro on the Go

release date: Sep 01, 2020
Pedro on the Go
Pedro loves going out and having fun with his friends and family. From a wild hike with his dad to an imaginary adventure to Mars with his classmates, Pedro always has an awesome time when he''s on the go!

The Best Pet?

release date: Aug 01, 2020
The Best Pet?
Pedro and his dog, Peppy, are ready for the pet show. Peppy can sit and fetch on command. And he''s freshly washed and ready to shine. But when they get to the pet show Peppy gets upset and ends up in the mud. Is there any way for him to become the best pet?

Pedro Goes to Mars

release date: Aug 01, 2020
Pedro Goes to Mars
Pedro is working on a school report about the planet Mars. During his research he imagines living on the red planet. Is he a good enough rock climber to live on the rocky surface there? Would he be able to live without ice cream? Will Pedro''s big imagination lead him to Mars or will he decide that Earth is the planet for him?

Plenty of Hugs

release date: Apr 14, 2020
Plenty of Hugs
Two mommies spend a sunny day with their toddler in this cozy, rhyming picture book that is a loving celebration of family. This cheerful book follows a family from morning to night in lively rhyme that rolls off the tongue. There''s a buzz for each bug, and a breeze for each tree, and plenty of hugs for you and me. The toddler and mommies take a morning bike ride to a farm stand, they visit a zoo in the afternoon, and in the evening there''s the bath and storybook routine before the child is tucked cozily into bed. There are seas for ships and kisses for lips, so we can whisper I love you! This is sure to become a preschool favorite, for bedtime and any time.

Katie's Vet Loves Pets

release date: Jan 01, 2020
Katie's Vet Loves Pets
Katie finds a sick kitten, and when her father comes home they take the kitty to Dr. Wong''s veterinarian cliinic, where they find all different kinds of pets waiting for the doctor''s attention.

Katie Woo's Neighborhood

release date: Aug 01, 2019
Katie Woo's Neighborhood
Katie Woo loves her community. But it''s not just the parks, stores, and services that make the neighborhood great--it''s the all of the people who build the community and make it work. With every new neighbor Katie meets, she''s inspired to find new ways to be an awesome neighbor herself!

Super Paramedic!

release date: Aug 01, 2019
Super Paramedic!
Katie''s Grandma has tripped on a cracked sidewalk and hurt her ankle, but she''s soon rescued by two real life heroes: the paramedics! Katie learns that fixing up ankles is just part of a paramedic''s job. They can actually save lives with their speedy and careful work. Super Paramedic to the rescue! The Capstone Interactive edition comes with simultaneous access for every student in your school and includes read aloud audio recorded by professional voice over artists.

Pedro's Big Break

release date: May 01, 2019
Pedro's Big Break
When Pedro falls off his bike, he ends up with a broken arm and a bright blue cast. Worst of all, he''ll miss his big camping trip. Can Pedro''s friends and family find a way to cheer him up? With a relatable plotline, a glossary, reader response prompts, and laugh-out-loud jokes, this easy-to-read chapter book will hook new readers.

Pedro Goes Buggy

release date: May 01, 2019
Pedro Goes Buggy
In this e-book, a school assignment has Pedro collecting bugs, bugs, and more bugs! But what happens when his brother Paco lets them all out?

Pedro Goes Wild!

release date: May 01, 2019
Pedro Goes Wild!
Pedro and his dad are off on an adventure in the woods. Dad can''t wait to show Pedro how to survive in the wild. But Pedro is a lot better at climbing rocks, tracking animals, and identifying plants than his dad is. Does Pedro even need his dad out in the woods?

Pedro and the Shark

release date: May 01, 2019
Pedro and the Shark
Pedro is excited for his class trip to the aquarium in this e-book. But his class disappears when he''s not paying attention, leaving him alone with a shark!

Pedro's Big Goal

release date: May 01, 2019
Pedro's Big Goal
Pedro dreams of playing goalie for the next big soccer match in this e-book. But he worries he''s too slow and too small. Will Pedro meet his big goal?

Pedro's Mystery Club

release date: May 01, 2019
Pedro's Mystery Club
With a new clubhouse in his yard, Pedro decides to start a mystery-solving club in this e-book. Will he and his friends find the clues to crack the case?

Pedro's Tricky Tower

release date: May 01, 2019
Pedro's Tricky Tower
Pedro''s class is building is tower out of paper cups to see who can build the tallest tower. Pedro loves to build, but he''s got a big problem. Troublemaker Roddy is on his team. Can Pedro and Roddy learn to work together? A glossary and critical thinking questions make this a great title for libraries, while a collection of jokes adds to the fun.

Friends in the Mail

release date: Jan 01, 2019
Friends in the Mail
"Picture Window Books are published by Capstone"--Copyright page.

Pedro Keeps His Cool

release date: Jan 01, 2019
Pedro Keeps His Cool
It is snowing and Pedro and his friends go the park to have some fun in the snow; his snow figure and snow angel are not successful, but Pedro knows he is a great sledder--and he is determined to help Roddy overcome his fear of sledding on the big hill.

Flower Girl Katie

release date: Jan 01, 2019
Flower Girl Katie
Katie is delighted when her Aunt Patty asks her to be a flower girl--but then she starts thinking about everything that could go wrong and worries that she will spoil her aunt''s wedding.

Katie and the Haunted Museum

release date: Jan 01, 2019
Katie and the Haunted Museum
Katie, her father, JoJo, and Pedro are on a special sleepover at the museum; but at night the dark halls are spooky, and it is easy to imagine that the dinosaurs are ghosts haunting the museum--and when Mr. Woo disappears the children become frightened.

Helping Mayor Patty

release date: Jan 01, 2019
Helping Mayor Patty
Katie''s Aunt Patty is the new mayor, and Katie and her friends attend her first city council meeting, brimming with ideas about what their neighborhood needs--like free ice cream, puppies, and a new park where children can play in safety.

Pedro, First-Class Friend

release date: Oct 01, 2018
Pedro, First-Class Friend
What makes Pedro a first-class friend? One, he will bravely search out the classroom stink. Two, he loves driving monster trucks. Three, he knows how to have fun, even with a broken arm. And four, he''s even a friend to his little brother! Read his latest adventures in this early chapter book from author Fran Manushkin and join in the fun!
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