I'm a bit late this year, but here is a preliminary listing of books written and illustrated by Austinites with releases in 2017! Note that publication dates may change and/or slip...
For books from earlier years, go here.
Chris Barton, ill. by Ashley Spires (Bloomsbury 2017).
MIGHTY TRUCK: MUDDY MANIA, by Chris Barton, ill. by Troy Cummings (HarperCollins 2017).
DAZZLE SHIPS: WORLD WAR I AND THE ART OF CONFUSION, by Chris Barton, ill. by Victo Ngai (Millbrook 2017).
WHY AM I ME?, by Paige Britt, ill. by Sean Qualls & Selina Alko (Scholastic Press, Sept. 2017).
WHOBERT WHOVER, OWL DETECTIVE, by Jason Gallaher (@DraftingJason),
ill. by Jess Pauwels (Margaret McElderry Books/Simon & Schuster,
CINNAMON, by Neil Gaiman, ill. by Divya Srinivasan (HarperCollins, May 2017).
THE YOUNGEST MARCHER; THE STORY OF AUDREY MAY HENDRICKS, A YOUNG CIVIL RIGHTS ACTIVIST, by Cynthia Levinson (Atheneum/Simon & Schuster 2017)
BOB, NOT BOB, by Liz Garton Scanlon, ill. by Audrey Vernick (Disney Hyperion, Winter 2017)
ANOTHER WAY TO CLIMB A TREE, by Liz Garton Scanlon, ill. by Hadley Hooper (Neal Porter Books/Roaring Brook Press, Aug. 2017).
STRONG AS SANDOW: HOW EUGEN SANDOW BECAME THE STRONGEST MAN ON EARTH, by Don Tate (Charlesbridge, Aug. 2017).
WHAT THIS STORY NEEDS IS A BANG AND A CLANG, by Emma Virjan (HarperCollins 2017).
Tara Dairman (Wendy Lamb Books/Random House, September 2017).
GNOMEAGEDDON, by K.A. Holt (McElderry Book/S&S, Fall 2017)
TUT: MY EPIC BATTLE TO SAVE THE WORLD, by P.J. Hoover (Tor 2017).
FAULT LINES IN THE CONSTITUTION: THE FRAMERS, THEIR FIGHTS, AND THE FLAWS THAT AFFECT US TODAY, by Cynthia Levinson and Sanford Levinson (Peachtree 2017).
IF THE SHOE FITS, by Mari Mancusi (Aladdin/Simon & Schuster, Fall 2017).
IN A DARK LAND, by Christina Soontornvat (Sourcebooks 2017).
REVENGE OF THE HAPPY CAMPERS, by Jennifer Ziegler (Scholastic 2017).
Chandler Baker (Disney-Hyperion, Aug. 2017).
WITCHTOWN, by Cory Putnam Oakes (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Oct. 2017).
THE SANDCASTLE EMPIRE, by Kayla Olson (HarperTeen 2017).
AVENGED, by Amy Tintera (HarperTeen May 2017).