Non-Fiction Reviews

Hope for Winter: The True Story of A Remarkable Dolphin Friendship

Hope for Winter: The True Story of A Remarkable Dolphin Friendship

David Yates, Craig Hatkoff, Juliana Hatkoff, Isabella Hatkoff
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 6 to 9
Scholastic Inc., 2014   ISBN: 978-0545750370
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Spic-and-Span!: Lillian Gilbreth's Wonder Kitchen

Spic-and-Span!: Lillian Gilbreth's Wonder Kitchen

Monica Kulling
Illustrator:  David Parkins 
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 7 to 9
Tundra Books, 2014   ISBN: 978-1770493803
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It's Our Nature

It's Our Nature

Rebeca Orozco
Illustrator:  Menena Cottin 
Nonfiction
For ages 7 to 9
Tundra Books, 2012   ISBN: 978-1770492837
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How We Are Smart

How We Are Smart

W. Nikola-Lisa
Illustrator:  Sean Qualls 
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 8 to 11
Lee & Low Books, 2009   ISBN: 978-1600604447
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The Amazing Impossible Erie Canal

The Amazing Impossible Erie Canal

Cheryl Harness
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 6 to 9
Simon and Schuster, 1999   ISBN: 978-0689825842
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I is for Idea: An Inventions Alphabet

I is for Idea: An Inventions Alphabet

Marcia Schonberg
Illustrator:  Kandy Radzinski 
Nonfiction Picture Book  Series
For ages 5 to 10
Sleeping Bear Press, 2005   ISBN: 978-1585362578
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Mama Built a Little Nest

Mama Built a Little Nest

Jennifer Ward
Illustrator:  Steve Jenkins 
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 5 to 7
Simon and Schuster, 2014   ISBN: 978-1442421165
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Apples

Apples

Jacqueline Farmer
Illustrator:  Phyllis Limbacher Tildes 
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 6 to 8
Charlesbridge, 2007   ISBN: 978-1570916953
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The Family Romanov: Murder, Rebellion, and the Fall of Imperial Russia

The Family Romanov: Murder, Rebellion, and the Fall of Imperial Russia

Candace Fleming
Nonfiction
For ages 12 and up
Random House, 2014   ISBN: 978-0375867828
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Sequoia

Sequoia

Tony Johnston
Illustrator:   Wendell Minor 
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 5 and up
Macmillan, 2014   ISBN: 978-1596437272
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Magic Trash: A Story of Tyree Guyton and his art

Magic Trash: A Story of Tyree Guyton and his art

J. H. Shapiro
Illustrator:  Vanessa Brantley Newton 
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 5 to 7
Charlesbridge, 2011   ISBN: 978-1580893855
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Orangutans Are Ticklish: Fun Facts from an Animal Photographer

Orangutans Are Ticklish: Fun Facts from an Animal Photographer

Steve Grubman, Jill Davis
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 5 to 7
Random House, 2010   ISBN: 978-0375858864
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Jimi: Sounds Like a Rainbow: A Story of the Young Jimi Hendrix

Jimi: Sounds Like a Rainbow: A Story of the Young Jimi Hendrix

Gary Golio
Illustrator:  Javaka Steptoe 
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 5 to 7
Clarion Books, 2010   ISBN: 978-0618852796
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Art School

Art School

Mick Manning, Brita Granstrom
Nonfiction
For ages 7 and up
Frances Lincoln Children's Books, 2008   ISBN: 978-1845078393
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