by Thimmesh, Catherine J599.789 THIMMES

Camp Panda : Helping Cubs Return To The Wild

From the Sibert medal winning author of TEAM MOON and the bestselling GIRLS THINK OF EVERYTHING comes a riveting, timely account of panda conservation efforts in China, perfect for budding environmentalists and activists.…

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by Hirsch, Rebecca E. J595.789 HIRSCH

The Monarchs Are Missing : A Butterfly Mystery

Monarch butterfly populations have been declining for the last two decades, and scientists aren't sure why. This book takes readers on a quest to discover what is happening and what scientists know. --…

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by Grandin, Temple J507.8 GRANDIN

Calling All Minds

"Temple Grandin explores how to experiment and how to think about science for young readers."--…

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by Knight, Philip H. JB KNIGHT KNIGHT

Shoe Dog : A Memoir By The Creator Of Nike ; Young Readers Edition

"Phil Knight opens up about how he went from being a track star at an Oregon high school to the founder of Nike"--…

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by Crossley-Holland, Kevin J293.13 CROSSLE

Norse Myths : Tales Of Odin, Thor, And Loki

Long-recognized master of Norse mythology Kevin Crossley-Holland pairs with award-winning artist Jeffrey Alan Love for an exceptional look at the Viking gods.…

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by Lepora, Nathan J629.8924 LEPORA

Robots

Explores how robots function and are made, looking at their computing components and how engineers design them with specific capabilities.…

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by Hodge, Susie J700.3 HODGE

The Arts : A Visual Encyclopedia

"Full of stunning images and amazing facts, The Arts: a Visual Encyclopedia is the essential guide to painting, sculpture, photography, music, and dance."--Back cover.…

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by Drake, Jane J639.9 DRAKE

Rewilding : Giving Nature A Second Chance

"A comprehensive look at the environmental movement of rewilding whereby habitats are restored to their natural states and native plants and animals are reintroduced to these habitats around the world."--…

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by Ellwood, Nancy J597.3 ELLWOOD

Sharkpedia

Through hundreds of photographs, diagrams, maps, and illustrations, readers will learn where sharks lurk, what they eat, and why they do what they do, as well as hear from scientists and shark-attack survivors.…

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by Fabiny, Sarah JB CASTRO FABINY

Who Was Fidel Castro?

Describes the life of the man who ruled Cuba from 1959-2016, after leading a successful revolution overthrowing Batista's government and establishing a Communist regime in its place.…

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by Gantos, Jack J808.02 GANTOS

Writing Radar : Using Your Journal To Snoop Out And Craft Great Stories

A Newbery Award-winning author instructs young writers on drawing from their everyday lives to craft great stories, providing tips, illustrations, and sample stories.…

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by Jackson, Tom J546 JACKSON

The Elements Book : A Visual Encyclopedia Of The Periodic Table

Profiles every element on the periodic table and describes their properties, when they were discovered, and how they are used in household materials.…

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by Keating, Jess J591.6 KEATING

What Makes A Monster? : Discovering The World's Scariest Creatures

"An informative introduction to nature's scariest creatures, exploring why some animals are considered 'monsters.'"--…

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by O'Connor, Jim J781.66 OCONNOR

What Is Rock And Roll?

Looks at the history of rock music, its different styles, and its impact on a generation.…

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by Rubin, Susan Goldman J746.4609 RUBIN

The Quilts Of Gee's Bend

Explores the history and culture of a group of African American quilters from Gee's Bend, Alabama, offering details on the community and their traditions.…

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by Slingerland, Janet J530.078 SLINGER

Explore Atoms And Molecules!

Learn about atoms and molecules and how they connect with each other to form everything there is.…

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by Sylvester, Kevin J796.323 SYLVEST

Basketballogy : Supercool Facts You Never Knew

Presents interesting facts about the game of basketball, from how the color barrier was breached, to the rise of women's basketball, to the innovations that have made the game accessible to disabled athletes.…

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by Wallace, Sandra Neil. J910.9163 WALLACE

Bound By Ice : A True North Pole Survival Story

Recounts George W. De Long's expedition to reach the North Pole.…

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by Williams, Brian J940.3 WILLIAM

World War I

Commemorating the 100th anniversary of the end of WWI, discusses the build-up to the war, along with battles, history, technology, and more. Fun facts, amazing pictures, quizzes.…

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by Yoe, Craig J818.602 YOE

LOL: A Load Of Laughs And Jokes For Kids

"What do you get when you cross a wacky, jam-packed joke book with a kid who loves to LOL? A load of laughs and jokes for kids in this perfect book for young comedians!"--…

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by Baker, Kate J591.77 BAKER

Secrets Of The Sea

Traveling from the rock pools of the shoreline to the deepest depths of the ocean, a blending of illustrations and facts about marine animals provides an introduction to some of the ocean's rarely seen creatures.…

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by Buckley, James JB PELE BUCKLEY

Who Is PelÔe?

Presents the life of the soccer star, discussing his childhood in Brazil, his relationship with his father, who taught him the sport, his role on the first Brazilian team to win the World Cup, and scoring his thousandth goal.…

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by Carney, Elizabeth J636.7002 CARNEY

Woof! : 100 Fun Facts About Dogs

"Facts, pictures and information about dogs for young children"--…

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by Hornby, Hugh J796.334 HORNBY

Soccer

Examines all aspects of the game of soccer, including its history, rules, soccer skills, tactics, equipment, famous players, and playing fields.…

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by Dorling Kindersley Limited J550.3 DORLING
J612.003 FIRST

First Human Body Encyclopedia.

An illustrated introduction to the human body and how it works covers such topics as muscles, skeleton and bones, the brain and senses, skin, digestion, reproduction, and communication.…

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by Gifford, Clive J629.892 GIFFORD
by Gormley, Beatrice JB FRANCIS GORMLEY

Pope Francis : The People's Pope

A real-life story of Pope Francis, the 'People's Pope' and 266th leader of the Roman Catholic Church.…

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by Hutto, Joe J598.645 HUTTO

When I Was A Turkey : Based On The Emmy Award-winning PBS Documentary My Life As A Turkey

When I Was a Turkey is a middle-grade adaptation of the remarkable true story of a naturalist who raised a flock of wild turkeys using imprinting.…

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by Jones, Kari J658.408 JONES

A Fair Deal : Shopping For Social Justice

"This nonfiction book in the Orca Footprints series, illustrated with color photographs throughout, looks at trade from the perspective of making it fair for all people."--…

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by Lawrence, Sandra J305.4092 LAWRENC

Anthology Of Amazing Women : Trailblazers Who Dared To Be Different

From Aud the Deep-Minded to Malala Yousafzai, this beautifully illustrated collection introduces 50 diverse women who have pushed the boundaries of human excellence and endeavor to a new generation.…

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by Mullenbach, Cheryl J940.5429 MULLENB

Torpedoed! : A World War II Story Of A Sinking Passenger Ship And Two Children's Survival At Sea

Recreates the events surrounding the attack by a German U-boat on the Athenia in 1939 through firsthand accounts and interviews with survivors.…

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J031.02 WEIRD

Weird But True! 9 : 300 Outrageous Facts.

Offers a collection of true facts about animals, food, science, pop culture, outer space, geography, and weather.…

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by Newquist, H. P. J629.0409 NEWQUIS

From Here To There : The Story Of How We Transport Ourselves And Everything Else

"A history of transportation from primitive technology to driverless cars."--Provided by publisher.…

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by Pinkney, Andrea Davis J811.6 PINKNEY

Martin Rising : Requiem For A King

In a rich embroidery of visions, musical cadence, and deep emotion, Andrea and Brian Pinkney convey the final months of Martin Luther King's life -- and of his assassination -- through metaphor, spirituality, and multilayers of meaning.…

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by Stine, Megan J996.18 STINE

Where Is Easter Island?

Describes Easter Island and tell how people first came to live there and discusses how they built the enormous statues and why.…

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by Williams, Brian J940.53 WILLIAM
by Yasuda, Anita J398.2095 YASUDA

Explore Ancient Chinese Myths!

Explores ancient Chinese mythology through twenty-five projects, including making mooncakes, writing in Chinese, and designing a New Year's story board game.…

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by Engelbreit, Mary J398.8 ENGELBE

Mary Engelbreit's Mother Goose : One Hundred Best-loved Verses

An illustrated collection of nearly one hundred nursery rhymes, including "Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star" and other familiar poems, as well as "Mary had a Pretty Bird" and other less familiar ones.…

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by Thornhill, Jan J598.887 THORNHI

The Triumphant Tale Of The House Sparrow

Presents the history of the house sparrow, from its beginnings in the Middle East to its spread with the growth of agriculture around the world, and discusses its population decline in recent years.…

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by Demi JB-CURIE DEMI

Marie Curie

The story of Marie Curie, the revolutionary scientist and Nobel Prize winner.…

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by Sanchez, Anita J612.79 SANCHEZ

Itch! : Everything You Didn't Want To Know About What Makes You Scratch

Provides a scientific explanation for the reasons why people itch; describes the animals and plants responsible; and discusses how people have dealt with itching and the impact it has had in history.…

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by Patent, Dorothy Hinshaw J636.7 PATENT

Made For Each Other : Why Dogs And People Are Perfect Partners

Celebrates the bond between humans and their canine companions, discussing scientific insights that demonstrate how sharing one's life with a dog reduces stress, provides companionship, and increases safety.…

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by Ahpornsiri, Helen J508 AHPORNS

Drawn From Nature

Carefully crafted illustrations made with real plants describe the wonders of nature as the seasons change.…

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by Fogliano, Julie J811.6 FOGLIAN

When Green Becomes Tomatoes

"A book of poetry moving through the seasons"--…

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by Peirce, Lincoln J741.5973 PEIRCE
by Cooper, Ilene J956.9442 COOPER

Faith And Fury : The Temple Mount And The Noble Sanctuary : The Story Of Jerusalem's Most Sacred Space

"An illustrated history of Jerusalem's controversial Temple Mount, a site sacred to Jews, Muslims, and Christians alike"--…

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by Woodson, Jacqueline JB-WOODSON WOODSON

Brown Girl Dreaming

Raised in South Carolina and New York, Jacqueline Woodson always felt half way home. In vivid poems, she shares what it was like to grow up as an African American in the 1960s and 1970s.…

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by Yousafzai, Malala JB-YOUSAFZAI YOUSAFZ

I Am Malala : How One Girl Stood Up For Education And Changed The World

Describes the life of the young Pakistani student who advocated for women's rights and education in the Taliban-controlled Swat Balley, survived an assassination attempt, and became the youngest nominee for the Nobel Peace Prize.…

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by Davis, Jim J741.5697 DAVIS
by Brimner, Larry Dane J323.092 BRIMNER
by Herrera, Juan Felipe J808.1 HERRERA

Jabberwalking

A former United States Poet Laureate shares secrets about viewing the world from a poet's perspective, explaining how "jabberwalking" poets draw inspiration from everything they experience to express themselves in creative ways.…

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by Jacobs, Greg J796.357 JACOBS

The Everything Kids' Baseball Book : From Baseball's History To Today's Favorite Players--with Lots Of Home Run Fun In Between!

Offers information on a variety of baseball topics, including the history of the sport, notable players, the Hall of Fame, statistics and records, and scorekeeping, and provides more than 25 puzzles and activities.…

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by Kluger, Jeffrey J629.454 KLUGER

To The Moon! : The True Story Of The American Heroes On The Apollo 8 Spaceship

Recounts the first crewed spaceship to travel to the Moon, describing how the Cold War and the tragedy of Apollo 1 shaped the Apollo 8 mission and offering facts about living in a spaceship.…

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by Sabol, Stephanie J910.9163 SABOL
by Weatherford, Carole Boston JB SCHOMBURG WEATHER

Schomburg : The Man Who Built A Library

Traces legal clerk Arturo Schomburg's efforts to curate a collection of African books, letters, music, and art.…

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