This Week's Bestsellers - Kids/YA Non-Fiction

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The top selling kids and young-adult non-fiction titles this week:


Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls 2 Cover Image
ISBN: 9780997895827
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Published: Rebel Girls - November 20th, 2017


Good Night Stories For Rebel Girls 2 is the sequel to the sensational New York Times bestseller, Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls.

Scholastic Year in Sports 2020 Cover Image
ISBN: 9781338565508
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Published: Scholastic Inc. - November 5th, 2019

The must-have guidebook for young sports fans is back with the latest news and features on the top athletes and sports moments from the past year.

How to Raise a Reader Cover Image
By Pamela Paul, Maria Russo, Dan Yaccarino (Illustrator), Lisk Feng (Illustrator), Vera Brosgol (Illustrator), Monica Garwood (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781523505302
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Published: Workman Publishing Company - September 3rd, 2019

An indispensable guide to welcoming children—from babies to teens—to a lifelong love of reading, written by Pamela Paul and Maria Russo, editors of The New York Times Book Review.
Do you remember your first visit to where the wild things are? How about curling up for hours on end to discover the secret of the Sorcerer’s Stone?

Chef Academy Cover Image
By Steve Martin, Hannah Bone (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9781610677158
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Published: Kane Miller - March 1st, 2019

Enroll at Chef Academy to learn a number of skills needed to become a world-class chef; discover how to make food look and taste delicious, what it takes to be a successful leader, and much more. You'll also find a poster, a game, stickers, and even instructions for creating a chef's hat of your own!

The Little Inventors Handbook: A Guide to Becoming an Ingenious Inventor Cover Image
ISBN: 9780008306151
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Published: Collins - May 1st, 2019

This book encourages budding inventors to think big and have fun with their imaginations! Be inspired by drawings of a scarf helicopter, a family scooter, and a pollution-repelling jacket! Check out toothbrush maracas, square peas, and nose scratchers! What will YOU invent?

Who Is Wayne Gretzky? (Who Was?) Cover Image
By Gail Herman, Who HQ, Ted Hammond (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780448483214
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Published: Penguin Workshop - February 5th, 2015

After breaking or tying more than sixty records in hockey, it's no wonder that Wayne Gretzky is known as "The Great One." Born in Brantford, Ontario, on January 26, 1961, in a nation obsessed with the sport, he threw himself into the game practically from the time he first laced up a pair of skates.

Titanosaur: Discovering the World's Largest Dinosaur Cover Image
ISBN: 9781338207392
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Published: Scholastic Press - February 26th, 2019

Scholastic and the American Museum of Natural History join forces in a thrilling new picture book about the discovery of the Titanosaur -- the biggest, heaviest creature to ever walk Earth!

Get ready to meet the Titanosaur -- the biggest, heaviest creature to ever walk the Earth!

This Is How I Do It: One Day in the Life of You and 59 Real Kids from Around the World Cover Image
ISBN: 9781452174600
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Published: Chronicle Books - October 15th, 2019

Building on the success of the internationally acclaimed This Is How We Do It, this activity book invites readers to document their lives and daily rituals alongside 59 real kids. Complete with sticker sheets, punch-out postcards, and a fold-out map, this interactive activity book will get kids writing, drawing, sharing, and learning about cultures and countries other than their own.

Under Pressure: The Science of Stress Cover Image
ISBN: 9781525300073
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Published: Kids Can Press - September 3rd, 2019

Adolescents are no strangers to stress. Here's a book just for them that explores the science behind that sweaty, heart-racing, under-pressure feeling they sometimes get as they struggle to navigate their changing world.

Science Comics: Coral Reefs: Cities of the Ocean Cover Image
ISBN: 9781626721456
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Published: First Second - March 29th, 2016

Every volume of Science Comics offers a complete introduction to a particular topic--dinosaurs, coral reefs, the solar system, volcanoes, bats, flying machines, and more. These gorgeously illustrated graphic novels offer wildly entertaining views of their subjects.

Who's Hiding In This Book?: Meet 10 Famous Authors Cover Image
By Sheila Cordner, Daniel Fiore (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780996097567
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Published: Pierce Press / Daytripper Books - November 15th, 2019

Take your children on an adventure to meet 10 famous authors The book introduces young readers to great works of literature. By celebrating a diverse group of voices like Langston Hughes, Taha Hussein, and Virginia Woolf, the book paves the way for a lifetime of appreciating classic books. Includes parent/educator guide and activity page.

Follow Chester!: A College Football Team Fights Racism and Makes History Cover Image
ISBN: 9781580898355
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Published: Charlesbridge - September 17th, 2019

A little known civil rights hero and college football MVP finally gets a voice in this fictional account detailing Chester Pierce's game-changing play as he became the first black college football player to compete south of the Mason-Dixon Line.

The Proudest Blue: A Story of Hijab and Family Cover Image
By Ibtihaj Muhammad, Hatem Aly (Illustrator), S. K. Ali (With)
ISBN: 9780316519007
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - September 10th, 2019


A powerful, vibrantly illustrated story about the first day of school--and two sisters on one's first day of hijab--by Olympic medalist and social justice activist Ibtihaj Muhammad.

Thanksgiving Is . . . Cover Image
ISBN: 9780823419791
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Published: Holiday House - October 1st, 2005

Thanksgiving is... A holiday for gratitude.  It is turkey, cranberry sauce, and pumpkin pie.  It is a time to celebrate and share with family and friends.