New Juvenile Nonfiction
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New Juvenile Nonfiction
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Highlights the life and accomplishments of the shortstop and captain of the New York Yankees.
From Jeff's childhood pranks to his job developing online games, kids will love the chance to learn more about the creator of the popular Wimpy Kid books.
Who is Jeff Kinney?
J 921 MAL. In a riveting biography that reads like a crime novel, a Sibert Medalist and Newbery-Honor winner uncovers the true story of Mary Mallon, a.k.a. Typhoid Mary, one of the most notorious and misunderstood women in American history.
Sibert Medalist, Misunderstood Woman, Newbery Honor Winner, American History, Juvenile Nonfiction, Mary Mallon, Riveter Biographies, Crime Novels, 921 Mal
Terrible typhoid Mary : the most harmless and yet most dangerous woman in America : a true story of the deadliest cook in America
J 618.92 STE. A collection of personal stories, knowledgeable explanations, and supportive advice written by a fourteen-year-old autistic boy to help provide readers with the confidence and tools necessary to befriend autistic kids.
Daniel Stefanski, Autism Spectrum, Autist Kids, Kids Books, Old Boys, Great Books, Teacher, Talk, 14 Years
Autism | Autism Spectrum | How to Talk to an Autistic Kid | Free Spirit
Written BY a 14 year old boy with autism- who better to tell us what is going on inside their minds -and how they'd like us to reach out to them... "How to Talk to an Autistic Kid" by Daniel Stefanski is a great book to add to your shelf!
'How To Talk To An Autistic Kid' Book
Written BY an autistic 14 year old - who better to tell us what is going on inside their minds -and how they'd like us to reach out to them... "How to Talk to an Autistic Kid" by Daniel Stefanski is a great book to add to your shelf! Good to know if you're a teacher!!!
How to talk to an autistic kid
J 745.5 BAR. Releasing in time for Father's Day, Made With Dad features fifty unique, fabulous projects for fathers to make with their children. Projects include everything from samurai swords to pocket-size dolls, wizard wands to paper zoos.
Pockets S Dolls
Made with Dad : from wizards' wands to Japanese dolls, craft projects to build, make, and do with your kids
J 921 BEC. Presents a career biography of soccer player David Beckham and includes personal and professional statistics.
Professional Statistics, Juvenile Nonfiction, Soccer Players, Career Biographies, Includ Personalized, David Beckham, 921 Bec, Players David
J 794.8 SIL. This handbook features every Pokémon ever--it's truly the ultimate guide for every Pokémon fan!
Handbook Features, Ultimate Guide, Pokémon Ever It, Juvenile Nonfiction, 794 8 Sil, Pokémon Fans
Pokémon ultimate handbook
J 509.2 ROC. Discover how Benjamin Franklin's scientific method challenged a certain Dr. Mesmer's mysterious powers in a whimsical look at a true moment in history.
Franklin Solving, Ben Franklin, Iacopo Bruno, Children Books, Baffl, Benfranklin, Scientific Method, Benjamin Franklin, Mara Rockliff
Intermediate. Mesmerized: How Ben Franklin Solved a Mystery that Baffled All of France by Mara Rockliff (J973.3092, March 2015). Want to learn about the scientific method, placebo effect, or just be wowed (again) by the fascinating mind of Benjamin Franklin? This book is excellent for all of those things. 5.10.2015.
Children's Book Review: Mesmerized: How Ben Franklin Solved a Mystery that Baffled All of France by Mara Rockliff, illus. by Iacopo Bruno. Candlewick, $17.99 (48p) ISBN 978-0-7636-6351-3
Mesmerized: How Ben Franklin Solved a Mystery that Baffled All of France by Mara Rockliff and illustrated by Iacopo Bruno #kidlit #nonfiction #benfranklin
Mesmerized : how Ben Franklin solved a mystery that baffled all of France
J 621.8 ADL. Kids use simple machines every day without realizing it. Teeth are wedges and so are knives, forks, and thumbtacks. Many toys such as slides, which are inclined planes, and seesaws, which are levers, are also simple machines. Two appealing kids and their comical cat introduce levers, wheels, pulleys, inclined planes, and more, and explain how they work. This lively introduction to physics will get kids excited about how simple machines simplify our lives.
Kids Excited, Simple Machines, Living Introduction, Pictures Books, Age 4 8, Machine Simplified, Appeal Kids, Cat Introducing, Children Books
Simple Machines by David A. Adler Perfect Picture Book Friday ages 4-8 wheels, levers, pulleys
Simple machines : wheels, levers, and pulleys
J 921 DIS. Get a glimpse into the life of Walt Disney and his innovative contributions to animation and film.
Walt Disney, Juvenile Nonfiction, 921 Dis, Innovation Contribut
Walt Disney : animator & founder
J 811.54 LEW. A poetry collection about cryptozoological creatures (the Loch Ness monster, Bigfoot, Chupacabra, etc.) from around the world, written so as to allow the design of the book to disguise the fact that the collection is poetry.
Patrick'S Lewis, Bigfoot, Loch Ness Monster, Books Jackets, Pictures Books, Kenn Nesbitt, Children Poets, Ness Monsters, Children Books
Bigfoot is Missing! Children's Poets Laureate J. Patrick Lewis and Kenn Nesbitt team up to offer a smart, stealthy tour of the creatures of shadowy myth and fearsome legend—the enticing, the humorous, and the strange. Bigfoot, the Mongolian Death Worm, and the Loch Ness Monster number among the many creatures lurking within these pages!
Children's Book Review: Bigfoot Is Missing! by J. Patrick Lewis and Kenn Nesbitt, illus. by MinaLima. Chronicle, $17.99 (40p) ISBN 978-1-4521-1895-6
Bigfoot is missing!
J 598.7 MCC. Simple text and full-color photos explain the habitat, range, life cycle, and behavior of macaws while emphasizing their bright colors
Full Colors Photos, Bright Colors, Photos Explained
J 794.8 SCO. The all-new Skylanders Universe The Complete Collection includes heroes from all the popular video games, including the new Skylanders Trap Team. This complete collection includes character origins, battle cries, and personality traits for hundreds of Skylanders.
Battle Cry, 794 8 Sco, Skylanders, Complete Collection, Popular Videos, Videos Games, Collection Include, Character Originals, Includ Character
Skylanders universe : the complete collection
J 306 LAW. Inside this book, discover the games that children play with coconut shells, rubber bands, and even old tires. Find out how kids in Africa play soccer, even when they don't have a ball. And see the wonderful homemade toys that children make from trash and other materials in the world around them.
Rubber Bands, Book, Children Play, Kid
Time to play
J 306 LAW. Inside this book, discover what kids around the world do at school. See a school inside a tent and a classroom made out of branches. Find out about a library that travels on the back of a camel, and visit one of the smallest schools in the world!
Time for school / by Ellen Lawrence.
J 634.9 COL. In Fire Birds—Valuing Natural Wildfires and Burned Forests, award-winning science author Sneed B. Collard III challenges society's negative views toward natural forest fires. By focusing on the research of biologist Richard Hutto, Collard reveals the complex relationships between fire and thriving plant and animal communities.
Animal Community, Birds Values, Awards Win Science, Burning Forests, Forests Fire, Challenges Society, Natural Forests, Iii Challenges, Complex Relationships
In Fire Birds Valuing Natural Wildfires and Burned Forests, award-winning science author Sneed B. Collard III challenges society's negative views toward natural forest fires. By focusing on the research of biologist Richard Hutto, Collard reveals the complex relationships between fire and thriving plant and animal communities. The book especially focuses on the heavy use of burned forests by dozens of bird species and debunks the idea that burned forests are worthless wastelands.
Fire Birds: Valuing Natural Wildfires and Burned Forests
J 523.1 HOD. When you gaze into the sky at night, what do you see? Most of us see only the brightest stars because they are the only ones that can cut through the artificial light that overwhelms the night. But up there, beyond the haze of streetlights and buildings, lies the Milky Way--our home galaxy. The words and photos in The Secret Galaxy allow young readers to see the stars as never before.
The secret galaxy
J 409.2 BRY. The story of "shy young Peter Mark Roget, [for whom] books were the best companions--and it wasn't long before Peter began writing his own book. But he didn't write stories; he wrote lists. Peter took his love for words and turned it to organizing ideas and finding exactly the right word to express just what he thought. His lists grew and grew, eventually turning into one of the most important reference books of all time.
Eventu Turning, Reference Books, Lists Grew, Organizations Ideas, Melissa Sweet, Began Writing, Mark Roget, Jen Bryant, Finding Exact
The Right Word: Roget and His Thesaurus by Jen Bryant and Melissa Sweet, Caldecott Honor Book 2015
The story of "shy young Peter Mark Roget, [for whom] books were the best companions--and it wasn't long before Peter began writing his own book. But he didn't write stories; he wrote lists. Peter took his love for words and turned it to organizing ideas and finding exactly the right word to express just what he thought. His lists grew and grew, eventually turning into one of the most important reference books of all time"--Amazon.com. 2015 Caldecott Award Honor Book
The right word : Roget and his thesaurus
J 921 YOU
Malala Yousafzai: Education Activist, Grace Hansen. "This beginner biography takes a look into the life of Malala Yousafzai and her advocacy of girls' education. Complete with full-bleed relevant and historical photographs, timeline, glossary, and index. ABDO Kids, is a division of ABDO,."
Malala Yousafzai : education activist
J 324.23 CUN
Juvenile Nonfiction, 324 23 Cunning
How political campaigns and elections work
J 327.23 COB
Juvenile Nonfiction, 327 23 Cob
How the US security agencies work
J 796.344 TRU
US WOMEN WIN THE WORLD CUP by Brian Trusdell. Prior to this year's victory, the last time US won soccer's FIFA World Cup was in 1999. This is the story of that team and the successful marketing campaign that resulted in an unprecedented television audience.
US women win the World Cup
J 796.5 NIC