New Juvenile Nonfiction
The newest nonfiction books in our collection are listed first. Click on the cover twice to see the book in our catalog.
J 158.2 GRE. Trying to figure out a difficult math problem is hard, but sometimes dealing with your social life at school can be even harder. Figuring out friendships, managing time, and learning about yourself are all important parts of growing up
Catalog - Skills for social success
J 910.91 PAR. Recounts the story of the building of the Titanic, what it was like aboard, its collision with an iceberg and subsequent sinking, the rescue of survivors, its impact on ocean travel, and the discovery of the wreck years later.
Catalog - The sinking of the Titanic
J 625.261 RAJ. Describes the history of the building of the first transcontinental railroad to cross the United States from Omaha, Nebraska to Sacramento, California. It looks at the men who envisioned the plan, the workers (mainly Chinese and Irish immigrants) who did the labor, and some of the hardships which they endured to complete the job.
Catalog - The transcontinental railroad
J 628.92 GOL. Learn firsthand how these tough brave firefighters use their strength, quick thinking, and expert skills to battle deadly blazes. In addition, readers will go behind the scenes to learn how smoke jumpers train for their job so that they are ready to spring into action at a moment's notice.
Catalog - Smoke jumpers
J SERIES YOU CHOOSE. Explores various perspectives on the process of building the Golden Gate Bridge. The reader's choices reveal the historical details.