Kids Non-fiction

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World of glass : the art of Dale Chihuly
Greenberg, Jan, 1942- author.
Who Will It Be? : How Evolution Connects Us All
Vitale, Paola/ Boss̮, Rossana (ILT)
Who was Ida B. Wells?
Fabiny, Sarah, author.
What's this tail saying?
Combs, Carolyn, 1969- author.
The Turtle Dove's Journey : A Story of Migration
Dunphy, Madeleine/ Garnsworthy, Marlo (ILT)
The Truth About Butterflies
Eaton, Maxwell, III/ Eaton, Maxwell, III (ILT)
Supersimple Biology : The Ultimate Bitesize Study Guide
Dorling Kindersley, Inc. (COR)/ Smithsonian Institution (COR)
The Strange Birds of Flannery O'Connor : A Life
Alznauer, Amy/ Zhu, Ping (ILT)
Stephen Biesty's Incredible Cross-Sections of Everything
Platt, Richard/ Biesty, Stephen (ILT)
Space / All the Latest Facts from the Field
Galat, Joan Marie, 1963- author.
Solar System
Jenkins, Steve
Epic athletes : Simone Biles
Wetzel, Dan, author.
Demi, author.
The Screaming Hairy Armadillo and 76 Other Animals With Weird, Wild Names
Murrie, Matthew/ Murrie, Steve/ Benbassat, Julie (ILT)
Plastic Sea : A Bird's-eye View
Blom, Kirsti/ Gabrielson, Geir Wing/ Goldman, Helle Valborg (TRN)
Nature did it first : engineering through biomimicry
Ansberry, Karen Rohrich, 1966- author.
National Geographic kids almanac 2021.
National Geographic Kids (COR)
National Geographic kids almanac 2021.
National Geographic Kids (COR)
My Book of Gymnastics
Walduck, Vincent
My Best Book of Martial Arts
Robertson, Lauren
My Best Book of Gymnastics
Morley, Christine
The Little Mermaid
McCaughrean, Geraldine/ Barrett, Laura (ILT)
Epic athletes: Lionel Messi
Wetzel, Dan, author.
Lift as you climb : the story of Ella Baker
Powell, Patricia Hruby, 1951- author.
Lego Epic History
Skene, Rona
Lego Cute Ideas
Peet, Rosie
The kids' complete guide to elections
Berne, Emma Carlson, 1979- author.
Just Joking Funny Animals 2
National Geographic Kids (COR)
Ivan : A Gorilla's True Story
Applegate, Katherine/ Karas, G. Brian (ILT)
Itzhak : a boy who loved the violin
Newman, Tracy, 1971- author.
Jenkins, Steve
If You Take Away the Otter
Buhrman-Deever, Susannah/ Trueman, Matthew (ILT)
How a house is built
Gibbons, Gail, author.
Hello neighbor! : the kind and caring world of Mister Rogers
Cordell, Matthew, 1975- author, illustrator.
Geometry is as easy as pie
Coppens, Katie, 1979- author.
Flower Power : The Magic of Nature's Healers
Hajek, Olaf (ILT)/ Paxmann, Christine
English for Everyone Junior Beginner's Course
Booth, Thomas/ Davies, Ben Ffrancon
Poliquin, Rachel/ Frith, Nicholas John
The DNA Book : Discover What Makes You You
Dorling Kindersley, Inc. (COR)
Cadi the farm dog
Gerry, Lisa, author.
A bowl full of peace : a true story
Stelson, Caren Barzelay, author.
Arenas y trinos : abecedario del raio
Ada, Alma Flor, author.
Angela Davis : A Biography
Zest Books (COR)
Trudy's Healing Stone
Spiller, Trudy/ Von Innerebner, Jessika (ILT)
Who was Harvey Milk?
Grinapol, Corinne, author.
What Do Scientists Do All Day?
Wilsher, Jane/ Li, Maggie (ILT)
Thurgood Marshall
Kanefield, Teri
This or That? : What Will You Choose at the British Museum?
Goodhart, Pippa/ Trustees of the British Museum (COR)
This Is a Book to Read With a Worm
Wheeler-Toppen, Jodi/ McCartney, Margaret (ILT)
The story of environmentalist Wangari Maathai
Johnson, Jen Cullerton, author.
She Leads : The Elephant Matriarch
Smalls, June/ Shimokawara, Yumi (ILT)
S Is for Slugger : The Ultimate Baseball Alphabet
Littlejohn, James/ Shipley, Matthew
Portrait of an Artist Claude Monet
Brownridge, Lucy/ Muller, Caroline Bonne (ILT)
The Not Bad Animals
Corrigan, Sophie
A New Green Day
Portis, Antoinette
National Geographic Kids Photo Ark : Celebrating Our Wild World in Poetry and Pictures; Earth Day Edition
Alexander, Kwame/ Sartore, Joel (PHT)/ Hess, Mary Rand/ Nikaido, Deanna
Mission to the Bottom of the Sea
Leyssens, Jan/ Sneyers, Joachim (ILT)
Love Your Body
Sanders, Jessica/ Rossetti, Carol (ILT)
Lost Cities
Laroche, Giles
Living the Confidence Code : Real Girls. Real Stories. Real Confidence.
Kay, Katty/ Shipman, Claire/ Riley, Jillellyn
The life of the Buddha
Sanche, Heather, author.
Leafy Critters
Lacet, Yvonne/ Lacet, Yvonne (PHT)
Jesse Owens
Vegara, Maria Isabel Sanchez/ Jansen, Anna Katharina (ILT)
Jean-michel Basquiat
Vegara, Maria Isabel Sanchez/ Lozano, Luciano (ILT)
Invisible Nature : A Secret World Beyond Our Senses
Barr, Catherine/ Wilson, Anne (ILT)
In the Garden
Giuliani, Emma
How to Be a Math Wizard
Imafidon, Anne-Marie
Greta Thunberg
Vegara, Maria Isabel Sanchez/ Weckmann, Anke (ILT)
A Forest in the City
Curtis, Andrea/ Pratt, Pierre (ILT)
Brain Games : Colossal Book of Cranium-crushers
Drimmer, Stephanie Warren/ Moore, Gareth
Bob Dylan
Vegara, Maria Isabel Sanchez/ Roset, Conrad (ILT)
Billie Jean King
Vegara, Maria Isabel Sanchez/ Sofroniou, Miranda (ILT)
The Animal Atlas : A Pictorial Guide to the World's Wildlife
Dorling Kindersley, Inc. (COR)/ Lilly, Kenneth (ILT)
America the Beautiful
Minor, Wendell/ Minor, Wendell (ILT)/ Bates, Katharine Lee
Amazing Islands : 100+ Places That Will Boggle Your Mind
Weiss, Sabrina/ Hyndman, Kerry (ILT)
Alan Turing
Vegara, Maria Isabel Sanchez/ Lindsay, Ashling (ILT)
Aesop's Fables
Pirotta, Saviour/ Johnson, Richard (ILT)
123s of Art
Hahn, Sabrina
The Reason for the Seasons
Peterson, Ellie
Plastic : Past, Present, and Future
Kim, Eun-Ju/ Lee, Ji-won (ILT)/ Comfort, Joungmin Lee (TRN)
Ocean! Waves for All
McAnulty, Stacy/ Litchfield, David (ILT)
The ocean in your bathtub
Fishman, Seth, author.
My Little Golden Book About Bugs
Bader, Bonnie/ Jayne, Emma (ILT)
Michelle Obama : Become a Leader Like
Moss, Caroline/ Erkas, Sinem (ILT)
The Mess That We Made
Lord, Michelle/ Blattman, Julia (ILT)
Mae Jemison : Blast Off into Space Like
Moss, Caroline/ Erkas, Sinem (ILT)
Let's Play Outdoors! : Exploring Nature for Children
Mcrae, Carla (ILT)/ Ard Catherine/ Gestalten (EDT)
Jonas Hanway's Scurrilous, Scandalous, Shockingly Sensational Umbrella
Crute, Josh/ Ryan Ewan, Eileen (ILT)/ Hill, Allison (EDT)
How Women Won the Vote : Alice Paul, Lucy Burns, and Their Big Idea
Bartoletti, Susan Campbell/ Chen, Ziyue (ILT)
Jaycox, Jaclyn, 1983- author.
Jaycox, Jaclyn, 1983- author.
Harlem Grown : How One Big Idea Transformed a Neighborhood
Hillery, Tony/ Hartland, Jessie (ILT)
Drawing on Walls : A Story of Keith Haring
Burgess, Matthew/ Cochran, Josh (ILT)
Be Amazing : A History of Pride
Napoles, Desmond/ Glynn, Dylan (ILT)
Write! Write! Write!
Vanderwater, Amy Ludwig/ O'Rourke, Ryan (ILT)
Who Got Game?! Baseball : Amazing but True Stories!
Barnes, Derrick D./ Bajet, John John (ILT)
Shirley Chisholm
Calkhoven, Laurie, author.
Shirley Chisholm
Calkhoven, Laurie, author.
Mom and Me Cooking Together
Kartes, Danielle/ Wilkinson, Annie (ILT)
Marie Curie and the Power of Persistence
Valenti, Karla/ Beghelli, Annalisa (ILT)/ Quesada, Micaela Crespo (CON)
Madame Saqui : Revolutionary Rope Dancer
Robinson, Lisa/ Green, Rebecca (ILT)
Green Machine : The Power of Composting and the Food Energy Cycle
Donnelly, Rebecca/ Jacques, Christophe (ILT)
Grandma's Gardens
Clinton, Hillary Rodham/ Clinton, Chelsea/ Lemniscates, Carme (ILT)
Grandma and Me in the Kitchen
Kartes, Danielle/ Wilkinson, Annie (ILT)
Construction People
Hopkins, Lee Bennett/ Shi, Ellen (ILT)
Cats react to science facts
Howell, Izzi, author.
A Beginner's Projects in Coding
Scott, Marc/ Marston, Mick (ILT)
Yusra swims
Abery, Julie, author.
You're Invited to a Moth Ball : A Nighttime Insect Celebration
Burns, Loree/ Harasimowicz, Ellen (ILT)
Whose Track Is That?
Tekiela, Stan
Where is the Congo?
Stine, Megan, author.
What is LEGO?
O'Connor, Jim, author.
What is LEGO?
O'Connor, Jim, author.
West Coast Wild Babies
Hodge, Deborah/ Reczuch, Karen (ILT)
Watch This! : A Book About Making Shapes
Godwin, Jane/ Orpin, Beci/ Walker, Hilary
Under Your Feet : Soil, Sand and Everything Underground
Royal Horticultural Society (COR)/ Tang, Wenjia (ILT)
Trending : How and Why Stuff Gets Popular
Vermond, Kira/ Hanmer, Clayton (ILT)
The Snow Queen
McCaughrean, Geraldine/ Barrett, Laura (ILT)/ Andersen, Hans Christian
Running Wild : Awesome Animals in Motion
Watson, Galadriel/ Dixon, Samantha (ILT)
Run Salmon Run
Bobs & LoLo (COR)/ Smith, Lori Joy (ILT)
Professor Astro Cat's Deep Sea Voyage
Walliman, Dominic/ Newman, Ben (ILT)
Planet SOS
Rohde, Marie G.
Nature All Around : Plants
Hickman, Pamela/ Gavin, Carolyn (ILT)
Little kids first big book of where
Esbaum, Jill, author.
Morning, Sunshine!
Parrack, Keely/ Bajet, John (ILT)
A Last Goodbye
Kelsey, Elin/ Kim, Soyeon (ILT)
Incredible Jobs You've Probably Never Heard of
Labarre, Natalie/ Labarre, Natalie (ILT)
In Focus Space
Jenner, Elizabeth/ Chiang, Maggie (ILT)/ Jayne, Emma (ILT)/ Ford, Jessie (ILT)/ Linero, Sol (ILT)
I Am Susan B. Anthony
Parent, Nancy
I am Leonardo da Vinci
Meltzer, Brad, author.
I Am Harry Houdini
Vitale, Brooke
I Am Cleopatra
Vitale, Brooke
I Am Cleopatra
Vitale, Brooke
The History of Prehistory
Manning, Mick/ Granstr̲m, Brita (ILT)
Creek critters
Curtis, Jennifer Keats, author.
The Boreal Forest : A Year in the World's Largest Land Biome
Carmichael, L. E./ Bisaillon, Josě (ILT)
The Big, Fun Kids Cookbook : Food Network Magazine 150+ Recipes for Young Chefs
Food Network Magazine (COR)/ Carpenter, Maile (FRW)
Big Green Crocodile : Rhymes to Say and Play
Newberry, Jane/ Rabei, Carolina (ILT)
The Big Book of Bible Questions
Parker, Amy/ Powell, Doug/ Tempest, Annabel (ILT)
Animal tracks and traces
Holland, Mary, 1946- author.
World in Danger : Tomorrow Could Be a Very Different Day
Morland, Frankie/ Barnish, Zoe (ILT)
What Do You Do If You Work at the Zoo?
Jenkins, Steve/ Page, Robin
Sea Otters : A Survival Story
Groc, Isabelle/ Dench, Judi (FRW)/ F. Mills, David (FRW)
Powwow : A Celebration Through Song and Dance
Pheasant-neganigwane, Karen
Boyer, Crispin
Maya Angelou
Jawando, Danielle/ Snir, Noa (ILT)
Mars : Explore the Mysteries of the Red Planet
Dorling Kindersley, Inc. (COR)
The Germ Lab
Platt, Richard/ Kelly, John (ILT)
Boyer, Crispin
Did You Know? Dinosaurs
Dorling Kindersley, Inc. (COR)
Crossing the Farak River
Thin, Michelle Aung
Climate Change
Dorling Kindersley, Inc. (COR)
Box : Henry Brown Mails Himself to Freedom
Weatherford, Carole Boston/ Wood, Michele (ILT)
The Book of Brilliant Bugs
French, Jess/ McElfatrick, Claire (ILT)
The Big Bang Book
Stahl, Asa/ Allen-Fletcher, Carly (ILT)
A year on the farm
Gardeski, Christina Mia, author.
A year in the pond
Gardeski, Christina Mia, author.
A year in the forest
Gardeski, Christina Mia, author.
A year in the city
Gardeski, Christina Mia, author.
What's the Weather?
Rotner, Shelley
What to Do When I Am Sad
Geisler, Dagmar
What is the story of Looney Tunes?
Korté, Steven, author.
Tom Brady
Savage, Jeff
Serena Williams
Savage, Jeff
Seagulls Soar
Sayre, April Pulley/ Bogdanska, Kasia (ILT)
Rise up! : the art of protest
Rippon, Jo, author.
Pathways through South America
Hudak, Heather C., 1975- author.
Pathways through North America
O'Brien, Cynthia (Cynthia J.), author.
Pathways through Europe
Miles, John C. (John Christian), 1960- author.
Pathways through Australia
Morganelli, Adrianna, 1979- author.
Pathways through Asia
Auld, Mary, author.
Pathways through Antarctica
Miles, John C. (John Christian), 1960- author.
Pathways through Africa
Hudak, Heather C., 1975- author.
My new home after Somalia
Hudak, Heather C., 1975- author.
Michael Phelps
Savage, Jeff
Lebron James
Savage, Jeff
Illustrated Encyclopedia of Outer Space : An a to Z Guide to Facts and Figures
Mattarelli, Diego/ Pagliari, Emanuela/ Beghelli, Annalisa (ILT)
I Am Allosaurus
Bradley, Tim/ Saroff, Phyllis (TRN)/ Miranda, Javier Camacho (TRN)
I Am a Promise
Pryce, Shelly Ann Fraser/ Rousseau, Ashley (CON)/ Moss, Rachel (ILT)
Here We Go Digging for Dinosaur Bones
Lendroth, Susan/ Kolar, Bob (ILT)
Engineers : with STEM projects for kids
Taylor, Diane C. (Diane Carol), author.
Astronauts : with STEM projects for kids
Klepeis, Alicia, 1971- author.
Green Planet : Life in Our Woods and Forests
Butterfield, Moira/ Woodward, Jonathan (ILT)
The Great Big Brain Book
Asquith, Ros (ILT)/ Hoffman, Mary
Evonne Goolagong
Vegara, Maria Isabel Sanchez/ Koesterke, Lisa (ILT)
Every minute counts = Cada minuto cuenta
Clopton-Dunson, Karen, author.
The Bug Girl : A True Story
Spencer, Sophia/ McNamara, Margaret/ Kerascot︠ (ILT)
Bones in the White House : Thomas Jefferson's Mammoth
Ransom, Candice F./ Christoph, Jamey (ILT)
Blue Planet : Life in Our Oceans and Rivers
Butterfield, Moira/ Woodward, Jonathan (ILT)
Astrid Lindgren
Vegara, Maria Isabel Sanchez/ Hunter, Linzie
Alphamaniacs : Builders of 26 Wonders of the Word
Fleischman, Paul/ Sweet, Melissa (ILT)
All the Way to the Top : How One Girl's Fight for Americans With Disabilities Changed Everything
Pimentel, Annette Bay/ Keelan-Chaffins, Jennifer (FRW)/ Haider Ali, Nabigal-nayagam (ILT)
All About Asian Yaks
Kline, Carol
Women artists A to Z
LaBarge, Melanie, author.
Who is Temple Grandin?
Demuth, Patricia, author.
Where were the Seven wonders of the ancient world?
McDonough, Yona Zeldis, author.
What Is a River?
Vaicenaviciene, Monika
On the horizon
Lowry, Lois, author.
Just Joking Dogs
National Geographic Kids (COR)
I'm gonna push through
Wright, Jasmyn, author.
Chinese New Year
Jones, Grace
Cezanne's Parrot
Guglielmo, Amy/ Helquist, Brett (ILT)
Cast Away : Poems for Our Time
Nye, Naomi Shihab
Black bears.
Fitzgerald, Stephanie
What was the bombing of Hiroshima?
Brallier, Jess M, author.
What was the bombing of Hiroshima?
Brallier, Jess M, author.
What are the paralympic games?
Herman, Gail, 1959- author.
What are the paralympic games?
Herman, Gail, 1959- author.
Lemniscates, Carme/ Lemniscates, Carme (ILT)
My Best Book of Snakes
Gunzi, Christiane
Michelle Obama
Cooke, Tim, 1961-
Lots of animal jokes for kids
Winn, Whee, author.
The greatest hockey players of all time
Keppeler, Eric, author.
The greatest basketball players of all time
Jankowski, Matthew, author.
Greatest baseball players of all time
Rajczak, Michael, author.
Cooke, Tim, 1961-
First Dinosaur Picture Atlas
Burnie, David/ Lewis, Anthony (ILT)
Wood, John
Beautiful Shades of Brown : The Art of Laura Wheeler Waring
Churnin, Nancy/ Marshall, Felicia (ILT)