• DC Super HeroesThe Big Book of Wonder Woman, The Big Book of Superman, and The Big Book of Batman releases November 7.
  • Diary of a Wimpy KidThe Getaway (Diary of a Wimpy #12) is out November 7.
  • DogmanDog Man and Cat Kid is out December 26.
  • Eerie ElementaryClasses Are Canceled! Book 7 releases November 28.
  • Elephant & PiggieElephant & Piggie Like Reading! Book 4 It’s Shoe Time! is out November 7.
  • Fancy NancyFancy Nancy: Oodles of Kittens is out January 2, 2018.
  • Flat StanleyFlat Stanley’s Worldwide Adventures #14: On a Mission for Her Majesty releases November 28.
  • Galaxy ZackCosmic Blackout! releases November 14.
  • Geronimo StiltonCyber-Thief Showdown is out December 26.
  • GoosebumpsSlappy World #3 I am Slappy’s Evil Twin released October 17.
  • Heidi HeckelbeckHeidi Heckelbeck Has a New Best Friend is out January 2, 2018.
  • Horrible HarryHorrible Harry and the Field Day Revenge! is out November 14.
  • Horrid HenryHorrid Henry’s Jolly Holidays is out November 2.
  • Lego NinjagoLEGO NINJAGO: Ninja in Action is out January 2, 2018.
  • My Little PonyMy Little Pony: Friendship in Magic Vol 13 is out December 12.
  • My Weird School – My Weird School: Teamwork Trouble is out January 2, 2018.
  • Owl Diaries The Wildwood Bakery just released October 31.
  • PaddingtonPaddington 2: Paddington’s Family and Friends and Paddington 2: Dear Aunt Lucy along with Paddington 2: The Junior Novel is out November 28.
  • Percy JacksonPercy Jackson and the Singer of Apollo (Trials of Apollo) is out November 14.
  • Pete the Cat Pete the Kitty: I Love Pete the Kitty is out December 19 and Pete the Cat and the Cool Caterpillar is out January 2, 2018.
  • PokemonPokemon Omega Ruby Alpha Sapphire No.5 is out November 7 and Pokemon Cards: The Unofficial Ultimate Collector’s Guide is out November 13. The Great Pancake Race is out December 26.
  • Thea StiltonThea Stilton and the Venice Masquerade #26 releases November 28.
  • WarriorsDarkest Night (A Vision of Shadows #4) is out November 7.
  • Who Was…? Who Was Coretta Scott King? is out December 5 along with Who Was Jane Austen? Who Was Chuck Jones? and Who Was Booker T. Washington?

Diary of a Wimpy Kid

Watch for The Getaway, #12 in the Diary of a Wimpy Kids series, releasing November 7. Meet the author, Jeff Kinney, on his Getaway World Tour. Is Jeff in YOUR hometown?


The Pokémon Playhouse app is now available for iPhone, iPad and Android devices. This app is designed for children ages 3-5 and requires no reading or math skills. The app introduces you to the various Pokémon characters, where you can care for them, groom them, and identify them in the night sky. There is also a chance to hatch Pokémon eggs. You can check out the new app here. Who doesn’t like FREE?

  • A new movie, Paddington 2, will be out January 12, 2018. In this movie Paddington gets framed for a crime he did not commit. View a sneak peek at the trailer here and check out the latest books releasing about the movie.
  • Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Parts One and Two is coming to Broadway. The show will be performed at the Lyric Theater, New York in Spring 2018. Ticket information can be found here.
  • The search for the lead role continues for the upcoming Artemis Fowl. Watch for this movie in Summer 2019!
  • Did you catch the release of My Little Pony: The Movie nationwide on October 6? The movie is based on the television series, My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic, celebrating Season 8 with 26 episodes this Spring!


This is the last edition of Scout’s Corner for 2017. There is a lot to celebrate in November and December! Remember to give thanks for those around you; family and friends who are an important part of your life. Thank YOU for being a part of my life. I really enjoy reading and this newsletter lets me keep you informed with the latest happenings about the series highlighted in LS2 Kids. Have a Happy Thanksgiving and a Merry Christmas. I wish you all the best in 2018.