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February 19, 2018

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Children : Popular Childrens Nonfiction

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Popular Nonfiction Books for Children

 

Hundreds of books are added to the Library's collection each month. Here are the most popular Nonfiction books for children.

 

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The Feelings Book: The Care & Keeping of your Emotions

The Feelings Book: The Care & Keeping of your Emotions
Madison, Lynda

Discusses a variety of emotions girls might experience and suggests ways of dealing with them.


Format: Book
Holds: 8 on 4 copies

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El Deafo

El Deafo
Bell, Cece

The author recounts in graphic novel format her experiences with hearing loss at a young age, including using a bulky hearing aid, learning how to lip read, and determining her "superpower."


Format: Graphic Novel
Holds: 7 on 65 copies

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Star Wars: The Visual Encyclopedia

Star Wars: The Visual Encyclopedia
Barr, Patricia

Presents an illustrated guide to everything Star Wars that incorporates curated photography for hundreds of topics ranging from fashions and food to vehicles and characters.


Format: Book
Holds: 7 on 30 copies

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The Girl Who Thought in Pictures: The Story of Dr. Temple Grandin

The Girl Who Thought in Pictures: The Story of Dr. Temple Grandin
Mosca, Julia Finley

Meet Dr. Temple Grandin--one of the world's quirkiest science heroes! When young Temple was diagnosed with autism, no one expected her to talk, let alone become one of the most powerful voices in modern science. Yet, the determined visual thinker did just that. Her unique mind allowed her to connect with animals in a special way, helping her invent groundbreaking improvements for farms around the globe!


Format: Book
Holds: 7 on 8 copies

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Mae Jemison

Mae Jemison
Shepherd, Jodie

A biography of Mae Jemison, the first female African American astronaut.


Format: Book
Holds: 7 on 6 copies

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All the Colors We Are: The Story of How We Get Our Skin Color

All the Colors We Are: The Story of How We Get Our Skin Color
Kissinger, Katie, 1951-


Format: Book
Holds: 7 on 9 copies

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Brown Girl Dreaming

Brown Girl Dreaming
Woodson, Jacqueline

"The author shares her childhood memories and reveals the first sparks that ignited her writing career in free-verse poems about growing up in the North and South"--Provided by publisher.


Format: Book
Holds: 7 on 35 copies

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The Great Race: Story of the Chinese Zodiac

The Great Race: Story of the Chinese Zodiac
Corr, Christopher

Celebrate Chinese New Year and learn how every animal earned its place in the Chinese zodiac by taking part in the Great Race! Discover who will come first to win the ultimate prize, and find out why Cat will never forgive his friend Rat in this ancient folk tale that has been passed from generation to generation.


Format: Book
Holds: 7 on 12 copies

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Let the Children March

Let the Children March
Clark-Robinson, Monica

Under the leadership of Dr. Martin Luther King, children and teenagers march against segregation in Birmingham, Alabama, in 1963.


Format: Book
Holds: 6 on 14 copies

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Stitch Camp: 18 Crafty Projects for Kids & Tweens

Stitch Camp: 18 Crafty Projects for Kids & Tweens
Blum, Nicole, 1969-


Format: Book
Holds: 6 on 8 copies

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