BDS Book Fair 2021 - Non-Fiction

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Shirley Chisholm Dared: The Story of the First Black Woman in Congress Cover Image
ISBN: 9780593123683
Availability: Available from Warehouse (minimum 2 days to arrive)
Published: Anne Schwartz Books - June 1st, 2021

Discover the inspiring story of the first black woman elected to Congress and to run for president in this picture book biography from a Newbery Honor-winning author and a Coretta Scott King-John Steptoe New Talent Award-winning illustrator.

This Is Your Brain on Stereotypes : How Science Is Tackling Unconscious Bias Cover Image
By Tanya Lloyd Kyi, Drew Shannon (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781525300165
Availability: Temporarily Out of Stock
Published: Kids Can Press - September 1st, 2020

An essential overview of the science behind stereotypes: from why our brains form them to how recognizing them can help us be less biased. From the time we're babies, our brains constantly sort and label the world around us --- a skill that's crucial for our survival.

What are hackers? Are they good? Bad? What can we do to protect ourselves, businesses, and society against hackers? How can we control them? And should we try? Get the facts and make up your own mind on these and more questions with Hackers, part of the new What's the Issue? series.

Should states be allowed access to all communications?

Nicky & Vera: A Quiet Hero of the Holocaust and the Children He Rescued Cover Image
ISBN: 9781324015741
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Norton Young Readers - January 26th, 2021

A Finalist for the 2022 Jane Addams Children's Book Award

An NPR Best Book of 2021

A New York Times Best Children's Book of 2021

A Washington Post Best Book of 2021

A Kirkus Reviews Best Children's Book of 2021

A Horn Book Fanfare Best Book of 2021

Playing at the Border: A Story of Yo-Yo Ma Cover Image
By Joanna Ho, Teresa Martinez (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780062994547
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: HarperCollins - September 28th, 2021

The New York Times bestselling author of Eyes That Kiss in the Corners, Joanna Ho, delivers a poignant picture book biography about the musician Yo-Yo Ma, immigration, and using music to build bridges.

Winner of the Ezra Jack Keats Award Honor * Featured in Book Riot’s Must Read September 2021 List

Building Zaha: The Story of Architect Zaha Hadid Cover Image
ISBN: 9781338282832
Availability: Available from Warehouse (minimum 2 days to arrive)
Published: Orchard Books - December 1st, 2020

An inspiring picture book biography about British Iraqi architect Zaha Hadid, who was a pioneer in her field against all odds, told by debut author-illustrator Victoria Tentler-Krylov.

The city of Baghdad was full of thinkers, artists, and scientists, the littlest among them Zaha Hadid. Zaha knew from a young age that she wanted to be an architect.

Scientists Get Dressed Cover Image
By Deborah Lee Rose, Caroline Watkins (Editor), Shan Stumpf (Designed by)
ISBN: 9781943978489
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Persnickety Press - August 27th, 2019

National DeBary Award Winner for Outstanding Science Books for Children