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Two intrepid librarians review the best nonfiction books for children

Wednesday, April 13, 2022

New Nonfiction- April 2022


The Woman Who Split the Atom: The Life of Lise Meitner
by Marissa Moss
Abrams Books for Young Readers

The Tide Pool Waits
by Candace Fleming
illustrated by Amy Hevron
Neal Porter Books

by Suzi Eszterhas
Millbrook Press

Sky Wolf's Call: The Gift of Indigenous Knowledge
by Eldon Yellowhorn and Kathy Lowinger
Annick Press

Parks for the People: How Frederick Law Olmsted Designed America
by Elizabeth Partridge
illustrated by Becca Stadtlander
Viking Books for Young Readers

The Race of the Century: The Battle to Break the Four Minute Mile
by Neal Bascomb
Scholastic Focus

Sensational Senses: Amazing Ways Animals Perceive the World
 by Rebecca E. Hirsch
Millbrook Press

How to be a Difficult Bitch
by Halley Bondy, et al.
Zest Books

The Wolves of Yellowstone: A Rewilding Story
by Catherine Barr
illustrated by Jenni Desmond

by Pamela S. Turner
art by John Gurche

Ready for Launch: An Astronaut's Lessons for Success on Earth
 by Scott Kelly
Penguin Teen

Blast Off!: How Mary Sherman Morgan Fueled America Into Space
by Suzanne Slade
illustrated by Sally Wern Comport
Calkins Creek

The Secret Life of the Sea Otter
by Laurence Pringle
illustrated by Kate Garchinsky
Boyds Mill Press

The Snowy Owl Scientist 
by Mark Wilson
Clarion Books

The Code Breaker: Jennifer Doudna and the Race to Understand Our Genetic Code
Adapted for Young Readers
by Walter Isaacson with Sarah Durand
Simon & Schuster

1 comment:

  1. What a plethora of amazing titles to look forward to! I won a copy of Rebecca's book on Senses, and I am especially excited to read her bird book. The Snowy Owl book looks perfect for this bird lover too! Thanks, Cathy!