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Two intrepid librarians review the best nonfiction books for children

Thursday, May 19, 2022

New Nonfiction- May 2022


Yes We Will: Asian Americans Who Shaped This Country
by Kelly Yang
Dial Books

The Astronomer Who Questioned Everything: The Story of Maria Mitchell
by Laura Alary and Ellen Rooney
Kids Can Press

The Deadliest Fires Then and Now
by Deborah Hopkinson

The Wonders We Seek: Thirty Incredible Muslims Who Helped Shape the World
by Saadia Faruqi and Aneesa Mumtaz
illustrated by Saffa Khan
Quill Tree Books

Time to Shine: Celebrating the World's Iridescent Animals
by Karen Jameson
pictures by Dave Murray
Groundwood Books

The Stonewall Riots: Making a Stand for LGBTQ Rights
History Comics series
by Archie Bongiovanni and A. Andrews
First Second

The National Parks: Preserving America's Wild Places
History Comics series
by Falynn Koch
First Second

Save the People! Halting Human Extinction
by Stacy McAnulty
art by Nicole Miles
Little, Brown Books for Young Readers

Honeybee Rescue: A Backyard Drama
by Loree Griffin Burns
photographs by Ellen Harasimowicz
Charlesbridge Publishing

The Whale Who Swam Through Time: A 200-Year Journey in the Arctic
by Alex Boersma and Nick Pyenson
illustrated by Alex Boersma
Roaring Brook Press

Celia Planted a Garden: The Story of Celia Thaxter and Her Island Garden
by Phyllis Root and Gary D. Schmidt
illustrated by Melissa Sweet
Candlewick Press

How to Make a Mountain in Just 9 Simple Steps and Only 100 Million Years!
by Amy Huntington
illustrated by Nancy Lemon
Chronicle Kids

Unequal: A Story of America
by Michael Eric Dyson and Marc Favreau
Little, Brown Books for Young Readers

Devotion: An Epic Story of Heroism and Friendship
Adapted for Young Readers
by Adam Makos
Delacorte Press

How to Money: Your Ultimate Visual Guide to the Basics of Finance
by Jean Chatzky and Kathryn Tuggle 
illustrated by Nina Cosford
Roaring Brook Press

1 comment:

  1. So many wonderful titles to look forward too! I'm especially excited to read Loree's book (we're doing an event together this weekend); and hooray for Kelly Yang's new book!