New Children's Nonfiction Books

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

View all on one page

RSS

Sign up for new Children's Nonfiction emails

Title Date addedsort descending
Robots can't dance - and other fun facts by Eliot, Hannah, author. Robots can't dance - and other fun facts

Discusses the types of inventions that have been created, providing facts on such technologies as robots, 3-D movies, televisions, air travel, energy sources, telephones, and cameras.

Sep 15, 2017
Rapunzel by Woollvin, Bethan, author, illustrator. Rapunzel

"The prisoner of an evil witch, Rapunzel lives all alone in a tall, dark tower. If she ever escapes, the witch will put a terrible curse her. But is Rapunzel frightened? Oh no, not she!"--

Sep 15, 2017
The Prayer of St. Francis by Francis, of Assisi, Saint, 1182-1226. The Prayer of St. Francis

Although the prayer of St. Francis is widely known and loved by people of all ages, here is a new slant a children's book that brings the prayer to life with tenderness, wonder and joy. A gentle, loving wolf is the protector and helper to his little forest friends, bringing them light to banish darkness, joy to counter their sadness, even contemplating the sunset with his arm around his friend the sheep. A short history of St. Francis and of the prayer is included to help readers put it in persp

Sep 15, 2017
Pokémon Alola Region handbook. by Pokémon Alola Region handbook.

Meet the Pokemon of Alola -- over 300 in all! Every amazing Pokemon featured in the new Sun & Moon video games is included in this comprehensive handbook. You'll discover stats and facts about many brand-new Pokemon -- and learn new things about some old favorites as well. It's everything you ever wanted to know about the Pokemon of Alola!

Sep 15, 2017
The perfect spot by Rosen, Michael J., 1954- author. The perfect spot

"A primer on the basic dos and don'ts of fishing, including tips on finding and accessing new fishing spots, advice on how to avoid polluted waters, and instructions for making a creel"--

Sep 15, 2017
Origami outfits - a foldable fashion guide by Song, Sok, author, illustrator. Origami outfits - a foldable fashion guide

"Ten original fashion origami models, including a variety of dresses, with written instructions and illustrated diagrams."--

Sep 15, 2017
Only in my hometown = Kisimi taimaippatut angirrarijarani by Friesen, Angnakuluk, author. Only in my hometown = Kisimi taimaippatut angirrarijarani

Provided by amazon.com.

Sep 15, 2017
On the job at a farm by Cohn, Jessica, author. On the job at a farm

"Do you like helping people? Would you like to help feed hundreds of people each day? Then you might like to go On the Job at a Farm. Discover what the key business of farming is all about."--Provided by publisher.

Sep 15, 2017
On the job - in the game by Cohn, Jessica, author. On the job - in the game

Discusses sports jobs that are off the field, including agents, statisticians, and athletic trainers.

Sep 15, 2017
The Ojibwe - the Past and Present of the Anishinaabe by Halvorson, Alesha, 1988- author. The Ojibwe - the Past and Present of the Anishinaabe

"Explains Ojibwe history and highlights Ojibwe life in modern society"--

Sep 15, 2017
Odell Beckham, Jr. - football star by Gitlin, Marty, author. Odell Beckham, Jr. - football star

Provides an overview of Odell Beckham Jr.'s life and accomplishments, including his career at Louisiana State University and his one-handed touchdown reception for the New York Giants in 2014.

Sep 15, 2017
Ocean engineering and designing for the deep sea by Sjonger, Rebecca, author. Ocean engineering and designing for the deep sea

"Working in oceans presents unique challenges. Readers will learn how ocean engineers design equipment and processes to help scientists that study ocean systems, such as oceanographers, do research in deep waters, long distances away from land, and in harsh weather conditions. Ocean engineers come up with innovative solutions to these challenges by designing submersible vessels, structures built offshore, monitoring devices, and communication systems. Real-life examples and a design challenge he

Sep 15, 2017
Nipehon / I wait by Nicholson, Caitlin Dale, 1966- author. Nipehon / I wait

A young child, her grandmother and mother are going out to pick wild yarrow. As Grandmother gets ready, the child and her mom wait. Grandmother leads the way to the field of blossoms, where they can finally start to pick … only now they have to wait for Mom! The simple story, written in Cree and English and accompanied by rich acrylic illustrations, shows the patience, love and humor involved as three generations accommodate one another on a family outing. This companion volume to Niwechihaw / I

Sep 15, 2017
More girls who rocked the world - heroines from Ada Lovelace to Misty Copeland by McCann, Michelle Roehm, 1968- author. More girls who rocked the world - heroines from Ada Lovelace to Misty Copeland

"From the inspiring author of Girls Who Rocked the World comes another comprehensive collection of true, inspiring profiles of successful young women throughout history who made their mark on the world before turning twenty. Young women today crave strong, independent role models to look to for motivation. In the follow-up to the bestseller Girls Who Rocked the World, More Girls Who Rocked the World offers a fun and uplifting collection of influential stories with forty-five more movers and sha

Sep 15, 2017
Masterpiece mix by Munro, Roxie, author, illustrator. Masterpiece mix

Uses works displayed in the National Gallery of Art to introduce common subjects and genres in painting.

Sep 15, 2017
Mardi Gras by Pettiford, Rebecca, author. Mardi Gras

"In Mardi Gras, early readers will learn about this American festival and the ways people celebrate it. Vibrant, full-color photos and carefully leveled text will engage emergent readers as they explore this unique celebration"--The publisher's web site.

Sep 15, 2017
Malala - activist for girls' education by Frier, Raphaële, 1970- author. Malala - activist for girls' education

Malala Yousafzai stood up to the Taliban and fought for the right for all girls to receive an education. When she was just fifteen-years old, the Taliban attempted to kill Malala, but even this did not stop her activism. At age eighteen Malala became the youngest person to be awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for her work to ensure the education of all children around the world.

Sep 15, 2017
Maker projects for kids who love printmaking by Galat, Joan Marie, 1963- author. Maker projects for kids who love printmaking

"From creating their own art tools to making a screen print unique to their personal style and vision, this title helps readers express their creativity through the various forms of printmaking. Using clear methods, engaging photographs, and non-toxic materials, readers will learn the techniques of printmaking and be inspired to experiment with their own designs and ideas."--

Sep 15, 2017
Luke Kuechly by Doeden, Matt, author. Luke Kuechly

Profiles the Carolina Panthers football player, from his childhood and early career to his success in the NFL.

Sep 15, 2017
Lightning by Fretland VanVoorst, Jenny, 1972- author. Lightning

"Carefully leveled text and vibrant photographs introduce emergent readers to the science behind lightning and thunder. Includes picture glossary and index."--

Sep 15, 2017

Pages