Kids Non-fiction

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Screen Time Is Not Forever
Verdick, Elizabeth
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.
Looking Up
Kramer, Jacob/ Scholz, Stephanie (ILT)
Zion Unmatched
Clark, Zion/ Hirsch, James S.
My Body Is a Rainbow : The Color of My Feelings
Chopra, Mallika/ Burton, Izzy (ILT)
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
Silly Body Science
Twiddy, Robin/ Li, Amy (ILT)
Saguaro's gifts
Cyrus, Kurt, author.
Run! Reptile!
De La Bedoyere, Camilla
Rocks and Fossils
Griffin, Annabel
De La Bedoyere, Camilla
Kington, Emily
De La Bedoyere, Camilla
My Little Golden Book About Dolly Parton
Hopkinson, Deborah/ Dong, Monique (ILT)
The Met Vincent Van Gogh
Guglielmo, Amy/ Braun, Petra (ILT)
The Met Georgia O'keeffe
Balkan, Gabrielle/ Bloggs, Josy (ILT)
Lost in the Museum : A Seek-and-find Adventure in the Met
Mabbitt, Will/ Cushley, Aaron (ILT)
De La Bedoyere, Camilla
Let's Explore the Seasons
Waxman, Laura Hamilton
Let's Explore Night and Day
Waxman, Laura Hamilton
Lego Super Nature
Skene, Rona
Jack Horner : dinosaur hunter
Gholz, Sophia M., author.
How Does Grass Grow?
Connors, Kathleen
How Do Sunflowers Grow?
Connors, Kathleen
How Do Carrots Grow?
Connors, Kathleen
How Do Bananas Grow?
Connors, Kathleen
The ghouls' guide to good grammar
Kimmelman, Leslie, author.
Extreme Animal Rumble
Pallotta, Jerry/ Bolster, Rob (ILT)
Dorling Kindersley Ltd. (COR)
Clara Lemlich
Heiligman, Deborah/ Clinton, Chelsea/ Boiger, Alexandra (ILT)/ Flint, Gillian (ILT)
Camping in nature
Colich, Abby, author.
The Big Fat Middle School Math Workbook : Studying With the Smartest Kid in Class
Workman Publishing (COR)/ Editors of Brain Quest (COR)
The Art of Words
Vescio, Robert/ Bartel, Joanna (ILT)
Amistad : The Story of a Slave Ship
McKissack, Pat/ Stanley, Sanna (ILT)
Amistad : The Story of a Slave Ship
McKissack, Pat/ Stanley, Sanna (ILT)
Amelia Earhart is on the  moon?
Gutman, Dan, author.
Amazing Earth : The Most Incredible Places from Around the World
Dorling Kindersley Ltd. (COR)/ Ganeri, Anita
1,000 Amazing Human Body Facts
Dorling Kindersley Ltd. (COR)
Listening to Nature
Colich, Abby
Creating Art in Nature
Colich, Abby
Brandle, Marie
Klepeis, Alicia Z.
Solar Panels
Schuh, Mari C.
Klepeis, Alicia Z.
Klepeis, Alicia Z.
Patterns at the Beach
Nilsen, Genevieve
Brandle, Marie
Germ Theory
Klepeis, Alicia Z.
Brandle, Marie
Gardening in Nature
Colich, Abby
Brandle, Marie
Patterns in the Garden
Nilsen, Genevieve
Patterns in the Desert
Nilsen, Genevieve
Patterns in the Forest
Nilsen, Genevieve
Hiking in Nature
Colich, Abby
Brandle, Marie
Where is it? : a turn-and-see book
Meister, Cari, author.
Yayoi Kusama
Nakamura, May, author.
World War II
Dorling Kindersley Ltd. (COR)
Working With Others
Peters, Katie
Under, Over, by the Clover : What Is a Preposition?
Cleary, Brian P./ Gable, Brian (ILT)
To Root, to Toot, to Parachute : What Is a Verb?
Cleary, Brian P./ Prosmitsky, Jenya (ILT)
Talala : The Curious Leopard Cub Who Joined a Lion Pride
Finkeldey, Alexandra (ILT)/ Murrow, Vita
Stop and Go, Yes and No : What Is an Antonym?
Cleary, Brian P./ Gable, Brian (ILT)
Setting Goals
Peters, Katie
September 11
Romero, Libby
September 11
National Geographic Society (U. S.)
The Secrets of Ancient Sea Monsters
Yang, Yang/ Zhao, Chuang (ILT)
Ruby Bridges
Magoon, Kekla, author.
Rosalind Franklin
Vegara, Maria Isabel Sanchez/ Wilkinson, Naomi (ILT)
Rocks and Minerals
Dorling Kindersley Ltd. (COR)
Rock, fossil, and shell hunting
Swanson, Jennifer, author.
Planning Ahead
Peters, Katie
Pitch and Throw, Grasp and Know : What Is a Synonym?
Cleary, Brian P./ Gable, Brian (ILT)
Norse Myths
Ralphs, Matt/ Ponder, Katie (ILT)
National Geographic Kids World Atlas
National Geographic Society (U. S.)
A Mink, a Fink, a Skating Rink : What Is a Noun?
Cleary, Brian P./ Prosmitsky, Jenya (ILT)
A life electric : the story of Nikola Tesla
Westergaard, Azadeh, author.
Legendary Creatures
Budzik, Mary/ Basher, Simon (ILT)
Leading Others
Peters, Katie
King of ragtime : the story of Scott Joplin
Costanza, Stephen, author.
Iris Apfel
Vegara, Maria Isabel Sanchez/ Barnhart, Kristen (ILT)
I and You and Don't Forget Who : What Is a Pronoun?
Cleary, Brian P./ Gable, Brian (ILT)
I Am Responsible
Peters, Katie
I Am Positive
Peters, Katie
I Am Odd, I Am New
Giroux, Benjamin/ Maclean, Roz (ILT)
I Am Honest
Peters, Katie
I Am Caring
Peters, Katie
Hurricane : My Story of Resilience
Gomez-colon, Salvador/ Eggers, Dave (EDT)/ Nasrati, Zainab (EDT)/ Ruiz, Zo︠ (EDT)
Hairy, Scary, Ordinary : What Is an Adjective?
Cleary, Brian P./ Prosmitsky, Jenya (ILT)
Growing Up Trans : In Our Own Words
Herriot, Lindsay (EDT)/ Fry, Kate (EDT)
Getting Glasses
Cipriano, Jeri
Dorling Kindersley, Inc. (COR)
Dearly, Nearly, Insincerely : What Is an Adverb?
Cleary, Brian P./ Gable, Brian (ILT)
Climate Change
Dorling Kindersley Ltd. (COR)/ Woodward, John
Beyonce Knowles : Rule the Music Scene Like Queen
Moss, Caroline/ Erkas, Sinem (ILT)
Being Mindful
Peters, Katie
Battlefield ghosts : true hauntings
Williams, Dinah (Dinah J.), author.
Asking for Help
Peters, Katie
Animal watching
Carson, Mary Kay, author.
American Anthem : A Song of Our Nation
Scheer, Gene/ Azim, Fahmida (ILT)/ Baddeley, Elizabeth (ILT)/ Faulkner, Matt (ILT)/ Lee, Michelle (ILT)
ABC of Gender Identity
Dalal, Devika
That's No Dino! : Or Is It? What Makes a Dinosaur a Dinosaur
Becker, Helaine/ Tremblay, Marie-Eve (ILT)
Star Wars Join the Rebellion!
Last, Shari/ Crisp, Daniel (ILT)
Something wonderful
Ritter, Matt, author.
National Parks Maps
Leighton, Abby
Marshes & swamps
Gibbons, Gail, author.
Holidays around the world
Mara, Wil, author.
Gibbons, Gail, author.
The Good Germ Hotel : meet your body's marvelous microbes
Kim, Sŏng-hwa (Children's science book writer), author.
Forge your dragon world
Sutherland, Tui, 1978- author.
Factopia : follow the trail of 400 facts
Hale, Kate, 1954- author.
Delicious! : poems celebrating street food around the world
Larios, Julie Hofstrand, 1949- author.
Carry on : poetry by young immigrants
Roge (ILT)/ Ouriou, Susan (TRN)
A year full of celebrations and festivals
Corr, Christopher (COM)/ Grace, Claire (COM)
Yang Warriors
Yang, Kao Kalia, 1980- author.
Wwe Rule the Ring!
March, Julia
World Record Animals
Ruخicka Oldrich/ Pernick† Tom̀ت (ILT)
Who was Juliette Gordon Low?
Rau, Dana Meachen, 1971- author.
We Love Pizza : Everything You Want to Know About Your Number One Food
Little Gestalten (EDT)/ Beretta, Elenia/ Beretta, Elenia (ILT)
Unbound : the life and art of Judith Scott
Scott, Joyce (Joyce Wallace), 1943- author.
The Stories of Musical Instruments
Sekaninov̀, ћtepǹka/ Cenkl, Jakub (ILT)
Dufresne, Emilie/ Rippengill, Danielle (CRT)
Dufresne, Emilie/ Rippengill, Danielle (ILT)
Spanish for Everyone Junior : 5 Words a Day
Dorling Kindersley, Inc. (COR)
So you want to be a knight?
Pang, Hannah, author.
The Secrets of Pterosaurs
Yang, Yang/ Zhao, Chuang (ILT)
The Secrets of Dinosaurs
Yang, Yang/ Zhao, Chuang (ILT)
The Secret Life of Bees
Butterfield, Moira/ Mineker, Vivian (ILT)
The Science and Technology of Marie Curie
Knutson, Julie/ Simpson, Michelle (ILT)
The Science and Technology of Leonardo Da Vinci
Pagel-Hogan, Elizabeth/ Rauch, Micah (ILT)
The Science and Technology of Ben Franklin
Klepeis, Alicia/ Rauch, Micah (ILT)
Perfectly imperfect stories
Potion, Leo, author.
My Little Golden Book About Trains
Shealy, Dennis R./ Boston, Paul (ILT)
Mindy Kaling
Vegara, Maria Isabel Sanchez/ Nozari, Roza (ILT)
Michelle Obama
Vegara, Maria Isabel Sanchez/ Saine, Mia (ILT)
Beckman, Beth/ Maher, Holley (ILT)
Light and Sound
Oxlade, Chris
Italian for Everyone Junior : 5 Words a Day
Dorling Kindersley, Inc. (COR)
I Spy School Days : A Book of Picture Riddles
Marzollo, Jean/ Wick, Walter (ILT)
Humongous Fungus
Dorling Kindersley, Inc. (COR)
German for Everyone Junior : 5 Words a Day
Dorling Kindersley, Inc. (COR)
French for Everyone Junior : 5 Words a Day
Dorling Kindersley, Inc. (COR)
Fourteen monkeys : a rain forest rhyme
Stewart, Melissa, author.
Embrace Your Body
Brumfitt, Taryn/ Hanley, Sinead (ILT)
The Dirt Book : Poems About Animals That Live Beneath Our Feet
Harrison, David L./ Cosgrove, Kate (ILT)
Dinosaurs and the prehistoric world
Haedelin, Pascale, author.
The Deep Blue
Guillain, Charlotte/ Smith, Lou Baker (ILT)
Childhoods of Famous People
Texlova, Petra/ Tuma, Tom̀ت (ILT)
Dufresne, Emilie/ Rippengill, Danielle (ILT)
Breathe, Think, Do With Elmo
Newman, Robin/ Kwiat, Ernest G. (ILT)
The Arts
Dufresne, Emilie
The Acadia files. Book one, Summer science
Coppens, Katie, 1979- author.
The Covid-19 Virus
Moon, Walt K.
The Who Was History of the World
Manzanero, Paula K./ Who Hq (COR)/ Squier, Robert (ILT)
Who Is Dwayne the Rock Johnson?
Buckley, James/ Who Hq (COR)
Weird but True Ocean
National Geographic Kids (COR)
Weird but True Ocean
National Geographic Kids (COR)
We Are a Garden : A Story of How Diversity Took Root in America
Peters, Lisa Westberg/ Tentler-Krylov, Victoria (ILT)
Veggie Power
Hajek, Olaf (ILT)/ Roeder, Annette
A Turtle's View of the Ocean Blue
Barr, Catherine/ Kearney, Brendan (ILT)
Super Simple Math
Dorling Kindersley, Inc. (COR)
Stars and Space
Marx, Jonny/ Engel, Christiane (ILT)
She persisted : Sonia Sotomayor
Medina, Meg, author.
Sofia Valdez's Big Project Book for Awesome Activists
Beaty, Andrea/ Roberts, David (ILT)
She Shoots, She Scores! : A Celebration of Women's Soccer
Long, Sarah (ILT)/ Clarke, Catriona
The Shark Book
Jenkins, Steve (ILT)/ Page, Robin
Sharice's Big Voice : A Native Kid Becomes a Congresswoman
Davids, Sharice/ Pawis-steckley, Joshua Mangeshig (ILT)/ Mays, Nancy K.
The Secret Life of the Sloth
Pringle, Laurence/ Garchinsky, Kate (ILT)
River Stories
Knapman, Timothy/ Lindsay, Ashling (ILT)/ Montano, Irene (ILT)
Pocket Genius Ocean
Dorling Kindersley, Inc. (COR)
Orangutan Hats and Other Tools Animals Use
Haynes, Richard/ Laberis, Stephanie (ILT)
Oceans and Seas
Baker, Miranda/ Lucas, Gareth (ILT)
Look What I Found in the Woods
Butterfield, Moira/ Verona, Jesus (ILT)
Journey Around the Sun : The Story of Halley's Comet
Gladstone, James/ Eshet, Yaara (ILT)
I Am the Shark
Holub, Joan/ Keller, Laurie (ILT)
I Affirm Me : The Abcs of Inspiration for Black Kids
Williams, Nyasha/ Glushko, Sof'ya (ILT)
How to Be an Artist
Dorling Kindersley Ltd. (COR)
Her Epic Adventure : 25 Daring Women Who Inspire a Life Less Ordinary
Johnston, Julia De Laurentiis/ Perera, Salini (ILT)
She persisted : Florence Griffith Joyner
Williams-Garcia, Rita, author.
Florence Griffith Joyner
Williams-Garcia, Rita/ Clinton, Chelsea/ Boiger, Alexandra (ILT)/ Flint, Gillian (ILT)
Explore the World
Little Gestalten (COR)/ Hallmann, Anton
Exploding Beetles and Inflatable Fish
Turner, Tracey/ Wightman, Andrew (ILT)
Chen, Ming/ Chen, Wah/ Vela, Carmen (ILT)
Dovey Undaunted
Bolden, Tonya
Baker, Miranda/ Shufflebotham, Amanda (ILT)
Coral Reefs in Danger
Brooke, Samantha/ Bull, Peter (ILT)
Coral Reefs in Danger
Brooke, Samantha/ Bull, Peter (ILT)
Butterflies Are Pretty... Gross!
Mosco, Rosemary/ Souva, Jacob (ILT)
Big Cats
Milton, Joyce
Big Cats
Milton, Joyce
Australian Mammals
Chun, Matt (ILT)
Are Dragons Real?
Clarke, Ginjer L.
Who Was A. A. Milne?
Fabiny, Sarah/ Copeland, Gregory (ILT)
Who Is Neil Degrasse Tyson?
Pollack, Pam/ Belviso, Meg/ Who Hq (COR)/ Gutierrez, Manuel (ILT)
Who Is Neil Degrasse Tyson?
Pollack, Pam/ Belviso, Meg/ Who Hq (COR)/ Gutierrez, Manuel (ILT)
We Move the World
Lavelle, Kari/ Ali, Nabi H. (ILT)
Up in the Air
Dorling Kindersley, Inc. (COR)
The Truth About Parrots
Eaton, Maxwell, III
Sea Turtles
Esbaum, Jill
Plants on the Move
Vast, emilie/ Vast, Emilie (ILT)
Markarian, Margie
Out of the Blue : How Animals Evolved from Prehistoric Seas
Shreeve, Elizabeth/ Preston-Gannon, Frann (ILT)
My Little Golden Book About Washington, Dc
Volin, Rich/ Myer, Ed (ILT)
Mars Is
Slade, Suzanne
Mahalia Jackson : Freedom's Voice
Patrick, Denise Lewis/ Bricking, Jennifer (ILT)
I Have the Right to Save My Planet
Serres, Alain/ Fronty, Aurelia (ILT)/ Tanaka, Shelley (TRN)
How to Tap a Maple!
Mulligan, Stephanie/ Rand, Connie (ILT)
The Doll
Tran-Davies, Nhung N./ Puth, Ravy (ILT)
Dear Girl
Swerts, An/ Van Lindenhuizen, Eline (ILT)
City of Water
Curtis, Andrea/ Dockrill, Katy (ILT)
The Brain Book
Drew, Liam
The Biggest Thing of All
Thurman, Kathryn/ Galotta, Romina (ILT)
Atlas of Dogs
Sekaninov̀, ћtepǹka/ Kr̀lik Marcel (ILT)
Are You My Planet?
Houran, Lori/ Miller, Edward (ILT)/ Cottage Door Press (COR)
All About Vietnam : Stories, Songs, Crafts and Games for Kids
Tran, Phuoc Thi Minh/ Nguyen, Dong (ILT)/ Nguyen, Hop Thi (ILT)
Who Is Rupaul?
Medina, Nico/ Who Hq (COR)/ Thomson, Andrew (ILT)
What Is Congress?
Abramson, Jill/ Who Hq (COR)/ Malan, David (ILT)
We Got Game! : 35 Female Athletes Who Changed the World
Weintraub, Aileen/ Green, Sarah (ILT)
Susan La Flesche Picotte
Bailey, Diane
Outside, You Notice
Alladin, Erin/ Blinick, Andrea (ILT)
National Geographic Kids Almanac 2022
National Geographic Kids (COR)
National Geographic Kids Almanac 2022
National Geographic Kids (COR)
Napoleon Vs. the Bunnies
Fox, J. F./ Kwan, Anna (ILT)
Lost in the Clouds
Dorling Kindersley (COR)/ Tinn-Disbury, Tom
Hans Christian Andersen
Vegara, Maria Isabel Sanchez/ Lee-mackie, Maxine (ILT)
Flip! How the Frisbee Took Flight
Muirhead, Margaret/ Gustavson, Adam (ILT)
The eyeball alphabet book
Pallotta, Jerry, author.
Isdahl, Nansubuga Nagadya/ Taylor, Tammy (ILT)
Ancient Games : A History of Sports and Gaming
Volant, Iris/ Nuovo, Avalon (ILT)
The Waiting Place
Nayeri, Dina/ Miralpeix, Anna Bosch (ILT)
Nellie Bly
Knudsen, Michelle/ Clinton, Chelsea/ Boiger, Alexandra (ILT)/ Flint, Gillian (ILT)
Muhammad Ali was a chicken?
Gutman, Dan, author.
Muhammad Ali was a chicken?
Gutman, Dan, author.
How Fast Was a Velociraptor?
Limentani, Alison
Horses & Ponies
Dorling Kindersley, Inc. (COR)
Earth's Incredible Oceans
French, Jess/ McElfatrick, Claire (ILT)
Deep in the Sea
Katz, Susan B./ Carter, David A. (ILT)
Albert Einstein was a dope?
Gutman, Dan, author.
Albert Einstein was a dope?
Gutman, Dan, author.
The Three Water Drop Brothers
Eun-hee, Lee/ Mi-sook, Yoon (ILT)
The Singer and the Scientist
Rose, Lisa/ Mu̜oz, Isabel (ILT)
Life Skills
Swift, Keilly
How to build an insect
Gibson, Roberta Lynn, 1959- author.
Germs Up Close
Levine, Sara
Fungarium : Welcome to the Museum
Ester, Gaya/ Pattison, Ronda (ILT)
The Civil War Visual Encyclopedia
Dorling Kindersley, Inc. (COR)
Animal Atlas
Dorling Kindersley (COR)
Wild Outside : Around the World With Survivorman
Stroud, Les/ Barr, Andrew (ILT)
Girl Athlete
Rucker, Georgia (ILT)/ Joan , Niesen/ Torres, Dara (FRW)