Batch3

Modern Wonders of the World: Suez Canal

Modern Wonders of the World: Suez Canal

Valerie Bodden
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 9 to 12
The Creative Company, 2006   ISBN: 978-1583414415
Read the review »
A Pirate’s Life For Me: A day aboard a Pirate Ship

A Pirate’s Life For Me: A day aboard a Pirate Ship

Julie Thompson, Brownie Macintosh
Illustrator:  Patrick O'Brien 
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 6 to 8
Charlesbridge, 1996   ISBN: 978-0881069310
Read the review »
Wild About Books

Wild About Books

Judy Sierra
Illustrator:   Marc Brown 
Picture Book
For ages 3 to 6
Random House, 2004   ISBN: 978-0375825385
Read the review »
Sojourner Truth: Preacher for Freedom and Equality

Sojourner Truth: Preacher for Freedom and Equality

Suzanne Slade
Illustrator:  Natascha Alex Blanks 
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 6 to 8
Picture Window Books, 2007   ISBN: 978-1404837263
Read the review »
Yours for Justice, Ida B. Wells: The Daring Life of a Crusading Journalist

Yours for Justice, Ida B. Wells: The Daring Life of a Crusading Journalist

Stephen Alcorn
Illustrator:  Stephen Alcorn 
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 6 to 8
Peachtree Publishers, 2008   ISBN: 978-1561454174
Read the review »
Freedom Riders: John Lewis and Jim Zwerg on the Front Lines of the Civil Rights

Freedom Riders: John Lewis and Jim Zwerg on the Front Lines of the Civil Rights

Ann Bausum
Nonfiction
For ages 10 and up
National Geographic, 2005   ISBN: 978-0792241744
Read the review »
George Washington Carver

George Washington Carver

Matt Doeden
Illustrator:  Tad Butler 
Nonfiction
For ages 7 to 9
Lerner, 2007   ISBN: 978-0822576051
Read the review »
Duke Ellington

Duke Ellington

Andrea Davis Pinkney
Illustrator:   Brian Pinkney 
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 6 to 9
Hyperion, 2007   ISBN: 978-0786814206
Read the review »
A Picture Book of Martin Luther King, Jr.

A Picture Book of Martin Luther King, Jr.

David A. Adler
Illustrator:  Robert Casilla 
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 5 to 8
Holiday House, 1990   ISBN: 978-0823408474
Read the review »
George Washington Carver: Ingenious Inventor

George Washington Carver: Ingenious Inventor

Nathan Olson
Illustrator:  Keith Tucker 
Nonfiction Graphic Novel  Series
For ages 7 to 10
Capstone Press, 2006   ISBN: 978-0736854849
Read the review »
Hank Aaron: Brave in Every Way

Hank Aaron: Brave in Every Way

Peter Golenbock
Illustrator:  Paul Lee 
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 5 to 8
Harcourt, 2001   ISBN: 978-0152020934
Read the review »
Jackie Robinson: Baseball’s Great Pioneer

Jackie Robinson: Baseball’s Great Pioneer

Jason Glaser
Illustrator:  Bob Lentz 
Nonfiction Graphic Novel  Series
For ages 8 to 12
Capstone Press, 2005   ISBN: 978-0736846332
Read the review »
My Brother Martin: A Sister Remembers Growing up with Martin Luther King Jr.

My Brother Martin: A Sister Remembers Growing up with Martin Luther King Jr.

Christine King Farris
Illustrator:  Chris Soentpiet 
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 4 and up
Simon and Schuster, 2005   ISBN: 978-0689843884
Read the review »
M.L.K: Journey of a King

M.L.K: Journey of a King

Tonya Bolden
Nonfiction
For ages 12 and up
Abrams, 2007   ISBN: 978-0810954762
Read the review »
The Genius of Leonardo

The Genius of Leonardo

Guido Visconti
Illustrator:  Bimba Landmann 
Picture Book
For ages 7 to 12
Barefoot Books, 2000   ISBN: 978-1841483016
Read the review »