Kids Non-fiction

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Whatever the Weather : Learn About Sun, Wind and Rain
Parker, Steve/ Metcalf, Jen/ Attia, Caroline (ILT)/ Little Gestalten (EDT)
What was the Harlem Renaissance?
Smith, Sherri L., author.
That's Betty! : The Story of Betty White
Bonsignore, Gregory/ Potter, Jennifer M. (ILT)
Star Wars Character Encyclopedia
Beecroft, Simon/ Hidalgo, Pablo/ Richau, Amy/ Zehr, Dan/ Dowsett, Elizabeth
The secret life of whales
Ortega, Rena, author, illustrator.
A Quick History of Money : From Bartering to Bitcoin
Gifford, Clive/ Flowers, Rob (ILT)
One life / Adapted for Young Readers
Durand, Sarah, author.
The magnificent book of horses
Jackson, Tom, 1972- author.
The magnificent book of birds
Jackson, Tom, 1972- author.
Madam Speaker : Nancy Pelosi calls the house to order
Weatherford, Carole Boston, 1956- author.
Let's Play Indoors! : Fun Crafts for Children
Hillis, Rachel Victoria (EDT)/ Hillis Rachel Victoria (ILT)/ Eyers Ryan
How do we stop climate change?
Jackson, Thomas R, author.
Good night stories for rebel girls : 100 real-life tales of Black girl magic
Workneh, Lilly (EDT)/ Thompson, Cashawn (FRW)/ Ware, Jestine (CON)/ Odero, Diana (CON)/ Thomas, Sonja (CON)
Art Is Everywhere : A Book About Andy Warhol
Mack, Jeff/ Mack, Jeff (ILT)
You are a star, Ruth Bader Ginsburg!
Robbins, Dean, 1957- author.
Sweet Justice : Georgia Gilmore and the Montgomery Bus Boycott
Rockliff, Mara/ Christie, R. Gregory (ILT)
See How They Grow Pets
Dorling Kindersley Ltd. (COR)
Scholastic Year in Sports 2022
Buckley, James, Jr.
Ralph Masiello's unicorn drawing book.
Masiello, Ralph, author.
The Pronoun Book : She, He, They, and Me!
Corrigan, Cassandra Jules/ Milton, Jem (ILT)
Pocket Genius Sports : Facts at Your Fingertips
Dorling Kindersley Ltd. (COR)
Ocean planet : animals of the sea and shore
Rothery, Ben, author, illustrator.
Inside animals
Taylor, Barbara, 1954- author.
Harry Potter : a magical year
Rowling, J. K., author.
Fantastic Food Origami
Fullman, Joe
Courageous Creatures
Tarshis, Lauren
B Is for Broadway : Onstage and Backstage from a to Z
Allman, John Robert/ Emmerich, Peter (ILT)
3D paper crafts for kids : 26 creative projects to make from A-Z
Drew, Helen (Author on handicraft), author.
Les animots de A a Z
Riviere, Sylvain
Unstoppable : women with disabilities
Wolfe, Helen, 1953- author.
Morales, Yuyi, author.
En el castillo del rey/ The Castle the King Built
Colby, Rebecca/ Froese, Tom (ILT)
Carlota Cuenta Su Secreto/ Carlota Shares Her Secret
Mestre, Maria Rosana/ Esparza, Ana C. (ILT)
Bruno y la luz / Bruno and Light
Ramos, Rodrigo Contreras/ Undurraga, Carolina (CON)
Ayudantes en  COVID-19
Bacon, Beth/ Lee, Kary (ILT)/ Kaminsky, Norma (TRN)
Jaycox, Jaclyn, 1983- author.
Daonde se fue mi risa?
Lucado, Max, author.
ŁWow! Tu cuerpo / Wow! Your Body : Libro De Hechos Extraordinarios
McCann, Jaqueline/ Dods, Emma/ Johnson, Ste (ILT)/ Esguerra, Maria Patricia (TRN)
Who Was the Voice of the People : Cesar Chavez
Blas, Terry/ Julia, Mar (ILT)/ Who Hq (COR)
We Are All Different
Turner, Tracey/ Gilland, ¿sa (ILT)
Dorling Kindersley Ltd. (COR)
On This Day : A History of the World in 366 Days
Dorling Kindersley Ltd. (COR)
Dorling Kindersley Ltd. (COR)
Hurricane and Tornado
Dorling Kindersley Ltd. (COR)
Ancient Egypt
Dorling Kindersley Ltd. (COR)
Kid del Toro
Munoz, Chogrin
What are the Winter Olympics?
Herman, Gail, 1959- author.
Sill, Cathryn/ Sill, John (ILT)
Stars With Flaming Tails : Poems
Bloom, Valerie/ Wilson-Max, Ken (ILT)
Song for Jimi : The Story of Guitar Legend Jimi Hendrix
Smith, Charles R./ Rodriguez, Edel (ILT)
A Snake, a Flood, a Hidden Baby : Bible Stories for Children
Shalev, Meir/ Luzzati,emanuele (ILT)/ Kurshan, Ilana (TRN)
Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Saanchez Vegara, Ma Isabel (Maraia Isabel), author.
Run Like a Girl
Brown, Danielle
Rescuing Titanic
Delargy, Flora
Only in America : The Weird and Wonderful 50 States
Alexander, Heather/ Rhys, Alan Berry (ILT)
My heart flies open
Achikeobi-Lewis, Omileye, 1970- author.
Michael Jordan
Vegara, Maria Isabel Sanchez/ Harris, Lo (ILT)
Marilyn Monroe
Vegara, Maria Isabel Sanchez/ Albero, Ana (ILT)
Margaret Chase Smith
Shamir, Ruby, author.
Making a Great Exhibition
Globus, Doro/ Blake, Rose (ILT)
Listen up! Train song
Allenby, Victoria, 1989- author.
Kamala Harris
Vegara, Maria Isabel Sanchez/ Semmer, Lauren (ILT)
John Lewis
Patrick, Denise Lewis, author.
John Lewis
Patrick, Denise Lewis, author.
Inside In : X-rays of Nature's Hidden World
Schutten, Jan Paul/ Riet, Arie Van't (ILT)/ Watkinson, Laura (TRN)
Indigenous Peoples' Day
Phillips, Katrina M., author.
I'm trying to love garbage
Barton, Bethany, 1982- author, illustrator.
I Am Oprah Winfrey
Meltzer, Brad/ Eliopoulos, Christopher (ILT)
I Am I.m. Pei
Meltzer, Brad/ Eliopoulos, Christopher (ILT)
Game On! 2022
Scholastic Inc. (COR)
Eid al-Adha
Mohamed, Mariam, author.
Earth Is Big : A Book of Comparisons
Tomecek, Steve/ Farina, Marcos (ILT)
Amin, Anita Nahta, author.
Daia de los Muertos
Salazar, Alicia, 1973- author.
Black ballerinas
Copeland, Misty, author.
Albert Einstein
Vegara, Maria Isabel Sanchez/ Claude, Jean (ILT)
Who were the Navajo Code Talkers?
Buckley, James, Jr., 1963- author.
Who Was David Bowie?
Gurevich, Margaret/ Who Hq (COR)/ Thomson, Andrew (ILT)
A Vote for Susanna : The First Woman Mayor
Greenwald, Karen M./ James, Sian (ILT)
A Voice for the Everglades : Marjory Stoneman Douglas
Conrad, Vicki/ Adarne, Ibon (ILT)/ Yew, Rachel (ILT)
A troop of kangaroos / A Book of Animal Group Names
Mundorff, Lisa, author, illustrator.
Tiger, Tiger, Burning Bright! : An Animal Poem for Each Day of the Year
Nosy Crow (COR)/ Teckentrup, Britta (ILT)/ Waters, Fiona (EDT)
Spidernaut : Arabella, the Spider in Space
Parachini, Jodie/ Kordic, Dragan (ILT)
She's on the Money
Hall, Andrea/ Zhang, Li (ILT)
Rosie the Riveter : The Legacy of an American Icon
Dvojack, Sarah/ Dvojack, Sarah (ILT)
Dear Mr. Dickens
Churnin, Nancy/ Stancliffe, Bethany (ILT)
Crazy Horse and Custer : born enemies
Nelson, S. D., author.
Beautiful Jim : The World's Smartest Horse
Parachini, Jodie/ Kordic, Dragan (ILT)
Alicia Alonso Dances on
Vina, Rose/ Felix, Gloria (ILT)
Yoko Ono
Vegara, Maria Isabel Sanchez/ Abe, Momoko (ILT)
Who were Stanley and Livingstone?
Gigliotti, Jim, author.
Who is Queen Elizabeth II?
Stine, Megan, author.
Murray, Lily/ Hawthorne, Lara (ILT)
The Traveling Camera : Lewis Hine and the Fight to End Child Labor
Hinrichs, Alexandra S. D./ Garland, Michael (ILT)
Seasons : a year in nature
Pang, Hannah, author.
Red planet / Life in Our Deserts and Hot Spots
Butterfield, Moira, 1960- author.
Prehistoric Pets
Lomax, Dean, Dr./ Love, Mike (ILT)
Pigology : The Ultimate Encyclopedia
Bird, Daisy/ Pintonato, Camilla (ILT)
The People Remember
Zoboi, Ibi/ Wise, Loveis (ILT)
One million oysters on top of the mountain
Noguaes Otero, Alex, author.
North and South : a tale of two hemispheres
Morris, Sandra, 1952- author, illustrator.
Nina : a story of Nina Simone
Todd, Traci N., author.
My name is Bana
Alabed, Bana, 2009- author.
My book of butterflies
Valaerio, Geraldo, 1970- author, illustrator.
Major Makes History : From the Shelter to the White House
Twiss, Jill/ Lechuga, Maribel (ILT)
Magic tree house survival guide
Osborne, Mary Pope, author.
Tyner, Artika R., author.
Saxby, Claire, author.
It's All About... Slithering Snakes
Snashall, Sarah/ Hall, Laura (ILT)
It Takes Guts : How Your Body Turns Food into Fuel (and Poop)
Gardy, Jennifer/ Wuthrich, Belle (ILT)
Elephants of Africa
Gibbons, Gail
Charles Dickens
Vegara, Maria Isabel Sanchez/ Ross, Isobel (ILT)
The Cat on the Mat : All About Mindfulness
Worth, Bonnie/ Ruiz, Aristides (ILT)
Building a Home
Faber, Polly/ Fahlen, Klas (ILT)
The book of amazing trees
Tordjman, Nathalie, author.
A black hole is not a hole : updated and expanded edition
DeCristofano, Carolyn Cinami, author.
Walt Disney World for kids : the official guide 2022
Safro, Jill (EDT)/ Ward, Jessica (EDT)/ Hess, Jennie (EDT)/ Birnbaum, Alexandra Mayes (EDT)
Battle of the Butts : The Science Behind Animal Behinds
Rish, Jocelyn/ Creighton-Pester, David (ILT)
Periodic table
Farndon, John, author.
We Want to Go to School! : The Fight for Disability Rights
Cocca-Leffler, Maryann/ Leffler, Janine
Ultimate Reptile Rumble
Pallotta, Jerry/ Bolster, Rob (ILT)
Tracking animals
Towler, Paige, author.
This is your world : the story of Bob Ross
Gholz, Sophia M., author.
Space exploration
Szymanski, Jennifer, author.
Snoozefest : The Surprising Science of Sleep
Kyi, Tanya Lloyd/ Goulet, Valery (ILT)
Shipwreck reefs
Bissonette, Aimaee M., author.
The second life of trees
Bissonette, Aimaee M., author.
Schools around the world
Maloney, Brenna, author.
Pets around the world
Maloney, Brenna, author.
Pests and pets
Warner, Andy, author, artist.
A Peek at Beaks : Tools Birds Use
Levine, Sara/ Slater, Kate (ILT)
New Royalty
Smith, Charles R., Jr./ Smith, Charles R., Jr. (ILT)
More Than Just a Game : The Black Origins of Basketball
Moore, Madison/ Ollivierre, Lonnie (ILT)
Lights Day and Night : The Science of How Light Works
Hughes, Susan/ Rooney, Ellen (ILT)
How to Find a Fox
Gardner, Kate/ Saarinen, Ossi (PHT)
Homes around the world
Herrington, Lisa M., author.
Animals / The Big Book of Disgusting Animal Facts
Payne, Kev, 1978- author, illustrator.
The Goldilocks Zone : Real Facts About Outer Space
Sheneman, Drew/ Sheneman, Drew (ILT)
Desserts around the world
Herrington, Lisa M., author.
Szymanski, Jennifer, author.
A Brief History of Underpants
Van Zandt, Christine/ Briggs, Harry (ILT)
Animals : The Big Book of Disgusting Animal Facts
Payne, Kev/ Luscombe, Abi (EDT)
Animal architects
Cherrix, Amy E., author.
All about wildfires
Potenza, Alessandra, author.
All about volcanoes
Romero, Libby, author.
All about tornadoes
Crane, Cody, author.
All about heat waves and droughts
Tomocek, Steve, author.
What Was the Plague?
Edwards, Roberta/ Who Hq (COR)/ Putra, Dede (ILT)
Sacajawea : Her True Story
Milton, Joyce/ Hehenberger, Shelly (ILT)
Dinosaurs and Other Prehistoric Life
Dorling Kindersley Ltd. (COR)
Conservation Canines : How Dogs Work for the Environment
Groc, Isabelle/ Huston, Anjelica (FRW)
Christmas Craft Book
Minter, Laura
Truth or lie : cats!
Perl, Erica S., author.
Truth or lie : cats!
Perl, Erica S., author.
Amazing Animals of the World
Nova, Jana/ Kruta, Zuzana Dreadka (ILT)
All the Fish in the World
Opie, David/ Peter Pauper Press, Inc. (COR)
The year of the buttered cat : a mostly true story
Haas, Susan Tyler, 1964- author.
Who is Tom Brady?
Buckley, James, Jr., 1963- author.
What is the story of the mummy?
Keenan, Sheila, author.
What Is Black Lives Matter?
Wilson, Lakita/ Copeland, Gregory (ILT)
Sonny Rollins plays the bridge
Golio, Gary, author.
Shelter : Homelessness in Our Community
Peterson, Lois/ Gee, Taryn (ILT)
Own Your Period : A Fact-filled Guide to Period Positivity
Quint, Chella/ Medeiros, Giovana (ILT)
Only Margaret : a story about Margaret Wise Brown
Ransom, Candice F., 1952- author.
The Old Farmer's Almanac for Kids
Yankee Publishing Inc. (COR)
My Encyclopedia of Very Important Oceans
Dorling Kindersley Ltd. (COR)
I want an apple : a book about the body
Harrison, David L., author.
I Am an American : The Wong Kim Ark Story
Brockenbrough, Martha/ Lin, Grace/ Kuo, Julia (ILT)
How Kids Celebrate Holidays Around the World
Hanackova, Pavla/ Bergmannova, Michaela (ILT)/ Harastova, Helena
Hannah G. Solomon Dared to Make a Difference
Lindauer, Bonnie/ Moore, Sofia (ILT)
Explore Your Environment : K-8 Activity Guide
Project Learning Tree (COR)
Elephants! / Strange and Wonderful
Pringle, Laurence, 1935- author.
Curious Creatures Glowing in the Dark
Armstrong, Zoe/ Susanj, Anja (ILT)
The Chemistry of Food
Mooney, Carla/ Van Wagoner, Traci (ILT)
Brayden speaks up
Harrington, Brayden, author.
Begin with a bee
Ketchum, Liza, 1946- author.
African proverbs for all ages
Cole, Johnnetta B., compiler.
Who Is a Scientist?
Gehl, Laura
When I Feel : Easy Yoga for Big Feelings
Beliveau, Kathy/ McLaughlin, Julie (ILT)/ Holland, Jesse (PHT)
What's the Point of Science?
Dorling Kindersley Ltd. (COR)
Playing at the Border : A Story of Yo-yo Ma
Ho, Joanna/ Martinez, Teresa (ILT)
Night becomes day : changes in nature
Argentine, Cynthia, 1966- author.
Nano : The Spectacular Science of the Very Very Small
Wade, Jess/ Castrillon, Melissa (ILT)
My Little Golden Book About Betty White
Hopkinson, Deborah/ Lucas, Margeaux (ILT)
How to Build Lego Houses : Go on a Journey to Become a Better Builder
Farrell, Jessica/ Dias, Nathan/ Dolan, Hannah
How to Be Good at Math Workbook Grades 2-3
Dorling Kindersley Ltd. (COR)
From the Tops of the Trees
Yang, Kao Kalia/ Wada, Rachel (ILT)
Engines! : With 25 Science Projects for Kids
McKinney, Donna/ Casteel, Tom (ILT)
Ease the Tease
Freedman, Judy S./ Black, Mimi P./ Mark, Steve (ILT)
Brain Candy
Harris, Michelle/ Beer, Julie
Brain Candy
Harris, Michelle/ Beer, Julie
Africa, Amazing Africa : Country by Country
Atinuke/ Feddag, Mouni (ILT)
Łmambo Mucho Mambo! : The Dance That Crossed Color Lines
Robbins, Dean/ Velasquez, Eric (ILT)
What is the story of Willy Wonka?
Kortae, Steven, author.
Stevie Wonder
Saanchez Vegara, Ma Isabel (Maraia Isabel), author.
The Science of Song : How and Why We Make Music
Cross, Alan/ Cross, Emme/ Mortillaro, Nicole/ Wiens, Carl (ILT)
Poems from when we were very young
Milne, A. A. (Alan Alexander), 1882-1956, author.
Planet Power : Explore the World's Renewable Energy
Clark, Stacy/ Beghelli, Annalisa (ILT)
Plagues and pandemics
Messner, Kate, author.
Numbers everywhere
Strauss, Linda Leopold, author.
Making a baby
Greener, Rachel, author.
Look I'm an Ecologist
Dorling Kindersley Ltd. (COR)
Joy to the World! : Christmas Around the Globe
DePalma, Kate/ Fatus, Sophie (ILT)
Games around the world
Perritano, John, author.
For every little thing : poems and prayers to celebrate the day
Cotner, June (EDT)/ Ling, Nancy Tupper (EDT)/ Cann, Helen (ILT)
The deadliest diseases then and now
Hopkinson, Deborah, author.
Towler, Paige, author.
Water : a deep dive of discovery
Mihaly, Christy, author.
American Girl Character Encyclopedia
Dorling Kindersley Ltd. (COR)
Accused : my story of injustice
Bah, Adama, 1988- author.
Zion Unmatched
Clark, Zion/ Hirsch, James S.
Marvel Avengers the Ultimate Character Guide
Dorling Kindersley Ltd. (COR)
Light Bulb
Zoehfeld, Kathleen Weidner/ Dehennin, Stephanie (ILT)
Lego Magical Ideas
Murray, Helen
Houran, Lori Haskins, author.
Earth's Aquarium : Discover 15 Real-life Water Worlds
Kaufman, Alexander C./ Rodrigues, Mariana (ILT)
Taft, Laura Driscoll/ Borlasca, Hector (ILT)
Houran, Lori Haskins, author.
What Isabella Wanted
Fleming, Candace/ Cordell, Matt (ILT)
The Water Cycle
Griffin, Annabel
The universe and you
Slade, Suzanne, author.
The Ultimate Book of African Animals
Joubert, Dereck/ Joubert, Beverly/ Zimbler, Suzanne
Swim! Shark!
De La Bedoyere, Camilla
Stop! Snake!
De La Bedoyere, Camilla