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Two intrepid librarians review the best nonfiction books for children

Monday, April 2, 2018

New Nonfiction Releases- March and April

Don't miss these upcoming nonfiction titles for children and young adults.

March Releases

Siege: How General Washington Kicked the British Out of Boston and Launched a Revolution
 by Roxanne Orgill
Candlewick Press

Outrageous Animal Adaptations
 by Michael J. Rosen
Twenty-First Century Books

Meet My Family!: Animal Babies and Their Families
by Laurie Purdie Salas and Stephanie Fizer Coleman
Millbrook Press

by Penelope Bagieu
First Second

Blue Grass Boy: The Story of Bill Monroe, Father of Blue Grass Music
by Barb Rosenstock and Edwin Fortheringham
Boyds Mill Press

by Anita Sanchez and Gilbert Ford
HMH Books for Young Readers

Photographic: The Life of Graciela Iturbide
by Isabel Quintero
Abrams Books

Coco Chanel: Pearls, Perfume and the Little Black Dress
by Susan Goldman Rubin
Abrams Books for Young Readers

Champion: The Comeback Tale of the American Chestnut Tree 
by Sally M. Walker
Henry Holt and Co.

Drawn from Nature
by Helen Ahpornsiri
Candlewick Press

Dog Days of History: The Incredible Story of Our Best Friends
 by Sarah Albee
National Geographic Kids

April Releases

Boots on the Ground: America's War in Vietnam
by Elizabeth Partridge

Abraham Lincoln's Dueling Words
 by Donna Janell Bowman and S.D. Schindler
Peachtree Publishers

Terrific Tongues!
 by Maria Gianferrari and Jia Liu
Boyds Mill Press

Fossil by Fossil: Comparing Dinosaur Bones
by Sara Levine
Millbrook Press

They Lost Their Heads!
 by Carlyn Beccia

Chester Nez and the Unbreakable Code: A Navajo Code Talker's Story
 by Joseph Bruchac and Liz Amini-Holmes
Albert Whitman Company

Crash: The Great Depression and the Fall and Rise of America in the 1930s
by Marc Favreau
Little, Brown Books for Young Readers

Pride: The Story of Harvey Milk and the Rainbow Flag
by Rob Sanders and Steven Salerno
Random House

Camp Panda: Helping Cubs Return to the Wild
by Catherine Thimmesh 
HMH Books for Young Readers

Sharks: Nature's Perfect Hunters
 by Joe Flood
First Second

Back from the Brink: Saving Animals from Extinction
 by Nancy F. Castaldo
HMH Books for Young Readers


  1. Wow- so many great books! I have read Poop Happened by Sarah Albee- so I am curious about Dog Days. Outrageous Animal Adaptations looks fun. Thanks for sharing. :)

  2. Wow. My NF book budget needs to increase! Great new works to explore.