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 addedsort icon
Illinois - the Prairie State by Price-Groff, Claire, author.

Illinois - the Prairie State

Surveys the history, geography, government, economy, and people of Illinois.

Apr 25, 2015
Genetics expert Joanna L. Kelley by Waxman, Laura Hamilton, author.

Genetics expert Joanna L. Kelley

"Growing up, Joanna L. Kelley was quizzed at the dinner table. As an adult, she's answering even tougher questions. Her research helps scientists treat tumors and understand evolution. Learn how Joanna became a genetics superstar."--

Apr 25, 2015
More Baby's First Signs by Votry, Kim

More Baby's First Signs

Apr 25, 2015
Motorcycles by Riggs, Kate, author.

Motorcycles

"A kindergarten-level introduction to motorcycles, covering their speed, drivers, role in transportation, and such defining features as their engines"--Provided by publisher.

Apr 25, 2015
Nelson Mandela - South African revolutionary by Gormley, Beatrice, author.

Nelson Mandela - South African revolutionary

"Get a behind-the-scenes glimpse of what it takes to change the world in this comprehensive biography that tells the complete life story of internationally renowned peacemaker Nelson Mandela. Civil rights activist. World leader. Writer. Throughout his life, Nelson Mandela took on many roles, all in the pursuit of peace. Born in 1918 in South Africa, he grew up in a culture of government-enforced racism and became involved in the anti-apartheid movement at a young age. Deeply committed to nonviol

Apr 25, 2015
Guess! - research and form a hypothesis by Berne, Emma Carlson.

Guess! - research and form a hypothesis

Presents information about how scientists use the scientific method to research a topic and form a hypothesis, and offers tips on taking notes, organizing one's research, and proving a hypothesis.

Apr 25, 2015
Fish by Meister, Cari, author.

Fish

"This photo-illustrated book for early readers tells how to take care of a pet fish and tells about a few types of fish that make good pets"--

Apr 25, 2015
Fireflies by Schuh, Mari C., 1975- author.

Fireflies

"This photo-illustrated book for early readers tells why fireflies flash their lights and briefly describes their life cycle. Includes picture glossary."--

Apr 25, 2015
You wouldn't want to live without insects! by Rooney, Anne.

You wouldn't want to live without insects!

Shows how many insects are beneficial to humans.

Apr 25, 2015
If you were me and lived in South Korea... a child's introduction to cultures around the world by Roman, Carole P.

If you were me and lived in South Korea... a child's introduction to cultures around the world

Apr 25, 2015
Rhode Island - the Ocean State by Petreycik, Rick.

Rhode Island - the Ocean State

Apr 25, 2015
Prehistoric mammals by Zoehfeld, Kathleen Weidner, author.

Prehistoric mammals

"From woolly mammoths to saber-toothed cats, prehistoric mammals once roamed Earth. With beautiful and engaging illustrations, authentic photos, and accessible text, kids will learn all about these mighty mammals in this Level 2 reader" --

Apr 25, 2015
Little Red Riding Hood by Francia, Giada, author.

Little Red Riding Hood

A little girl meets a hungry wolf in the forest while on her way to visit her grandmother.

Apr 25, 2015
Hamsters by Meister, Cari, author.

Hamsters

"This photo-illustrated book for early readers tells how to take care of a pet hamster"--

Apr 25, 2015
Enormous smallness - a story of E.E. Cummings by Burgess, Matthew, author.

Enormous smallness - a story of E.E. Cummings

Presents the life and work of the twentieth-century American writer, focusing on his fascination with words from a young age and highlighting his poetry's inspirational properties.

Apr 25, 2015
High-tech DIY projects with robotics by Murphy, Maggie, author.

High-tech DIY projects with robotics

"Different types of robots and their components, functions, and purposes are explored in a way that students will find helpful and encouraging when they begin working on their own projects. More than just a beginner's guide, this may be the spark to ignite limitless possibility for kids who love to use their minds and hands" --

Apr 25, 2015
Slimy science and awesome experiments - amazing tests and tricks! by Martineau, Susan.

Slimy science and awesome experiments - amazing tests and tricks!

Contains step-by-step instructions for performing simple experiments using everyday, household objects which test the senses of smell, sight, touch, and taste.

Apr 25, 2015
Pakistan by Sheehan, Sean, 1951-

Pakistan

Provides comprehensive information on the geography, history, wildlife, governmental structure, economy, cultural diversity, peoples, religion, and culture of Pakistan.

Apr 25, 2015
New Jersey - the Garden State by King, David C., author.

New Jersey - the Garden State

Apr 25, 2015
Maine - the Pine Tree State by Hicks, Terry Allan, author.

Maine - the Pine Tree State

Surveys the history, geography, government, economy, and people of Maine.

Apr 25, 2015