New Children's Nonfiction Books

New arrivals added to our Children's Nonfiction Collection in the last 7 days

View all on one page

Sign up for new Children's Nonfiction emails

Title Date added
The beavers' busy year by Holland, Mary, 1946- author.

The beavers' busy year

"Along a stream a dam pops out of the water. Beavers are busy at work! These aquatic mammals have unique traits that aid them in building the perfect lodge to raise young beavers and keep predators away. Mary Holland's vibrant photographs document the beavers' activities through the course of a year. Do these beavers ever take a break? Follow along as they pop through the winter ice to begin the busy year of eating bark, building dams and gathering food just in time for winter to come again"--

Jul 31, 2014
The best of college basketball by Peters, Gregory N.

The best of college basketball

"Describes the NCAA College Basketball Tournament, including teams, players, and coaches"--

Jul 31, 2014
The big book of superheroes by King, Bart, 1962-

The big book of superheroes

As a child, Bart King discovered he could punch people into outer space. Sadly, he lost a lot of friends that way. Today, Bart is one of the world's most in-demand superhero experts. So if you're wondering if you have what it takes to be a superhero--of course you do! All you need is a burning desire to fight evildoers.

Jul 31, 2014
The book of North American owls by Sattler, Helen Roney.

The book of North American owls

Provides general information on the behavior of owls and specific information about the physical characteristics and behavior of the twenty-one North American species.

Jul 31, 2014
The case of the vanishing little brown bats - a scientific mystery by Markle, Sandra.

The case of the vanishing little brown bats - a scientific mystery

Jul 31, 2014
The changing environment by Chancellor, Deborah.

The changing environment

Jul 31, 2014
The chocolate chip cookie queen - Ruth Wakefield and her yummy invention by Bredeson, Carmen.

The chocolate chip cookie queen - Ruth Wakefield and her yummy invention

"A biography of Ruth Wakefield's life, and her invention of the chocolate chip cookie"--Provided by publisher.

Jul 31, 2014
The Civil Rights Act of 1964 - a primary source exploration of the landmark legislation by Schwartz, Heather E, author.

The Civil Rights Act of 1964 - a primary source exploration of the landmark legislation

"Uses primary sources to explore the passage of the Civil Rights Act of 1964"--

Jul 31, 2014
The Cuban Missile Crisis by Samuels, Charlie, 1961-, author.

The Cuban Missile Crisis

Examines the October 1962 Cuban Missile Crisis, the Cold War standoff in which the United States and the Soviet Union--and the world--narrowly escaped nuclear war.

Jul 31, 2014
The Dalai Lama - spiritual leader of the Tibetan people by Nagle, Jeanne, author.

The Dalai Lama - spiritual leader of the Tibetan people

Jul 25, 2014
The Dark Side - Library Edition by Lipkowitz, Daniel

The Dark Side - Library Edition

Jul 31, 2014
The deep dish on pizza by Guidera, Daniel (ILT)/ Krensky, Stephen

The deep dish on pizza

Jul 31, 2014
The Four Elements and the Periodic Table by Stefoff, Rebecca

The Four Elements and the Periodic Table

Jul 25, 2014
The four elements and the periodic table by Stefoff, Rebecca, 1951-

The four elements and the periodic table

Is it science? shows the scientific method at work. Each volume in the series explores a branch of modern science or a major scientific mileatone, comparing and contrasting it with an older idea that has been proved wrong or fails to meet the standrads of science.

Jul 31, 2014
The History of Money - From Bartering to Banking by Jenkins, Martin/ Kitamura, Satoshi (ILT)

The History of Money - From Bartering to Banking

Jul 31, 2014
The Hoover Dam by Gabriel, Luke S., author.

The Hoover Dam

Describes the history of the Hoover Dam, why and how it was built, and how it works.

Jul 31, 2014
The human body by Green, Dan, 1975 June 20-

The human body

Jul 31, 2014
The labors of Heracles by Ehrmann, Johanna, author.

The labors of Heracles

Jul 31, 2014
The legend of Saint Nicholas by Grün, Anselm, author.

The legend of Saint Nicholas

Jul 31, 2014
The Negro Leagues by Peters, Gregory N.

The Negro Leagues

"Describes the history of the Negro Leagues, the only option for African-American baseball players until the color barrier was broken in the late 1940s"--

Jul 31, 2014