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

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

 

Guinness World Records 2020 Cover Image
$28.95
ISBN: 9781912286836
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Guinness World Records - September 3rd, 2019

Fully revised and updated, the record-breaking compendium of superlatives is back and bursting with facts, figures and incredible stories – each one selected to inspire you to learn about the fascinating world we live in… and to break records of your own.


Guide to Creating Comic in 3-D (Dog Man) Cover Image
By Kate Howard, Dav Pilkey (Created by), Dav Pilkey (Illustrator)
$10.99
ISBN: 9781338568844
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Scholastic Inc. - October 1st, 2019

Dog Man -- from the #1 New York Times bestselling series from Dav Pilkey -- comes to life in this cool 3-D book!

George and Harold know a LOT about making comic books. (Remember their Captain Underpants comics?) But before they told you that story, first they told you the story of Dog Man -- part dog, part man, and all cop!


The Kids' Book of Paper Love: Write. Craft. Play. Share. (Flow) Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781523508143
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Workman Publishing Company - October 15th, 2019

A surprise on every page!
 
Brimming from cover to cover with projects and other paper surprises, The Kids’ Book of Paper Love, from the bestselling editors of Flow magazine and books, is a bounty of a book that begs to be folded, cut up, collaged, doodled on, and shared.
 
Loop paper strips into a paper chain. Snip out bookmarks.


My Big Truck Book (My Big Board Books) Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780312511067
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Priddy Books - May 10th, 2011

This is the perfect book for kids who love trucks. On the big, sturdy board pages, they'll discover bright, bold photographs of all different kinds of trucks, from farm trucks to fire trucks to construction vehicles. Each has their name written underneath, so that children can learn what they're called, build their truck vocabulary, and start to develop word and picture association.


The Disappearing Spoon: And Other True Tales of Rivalry, Adventure, and the History of the World from the Periodic Table of the Elements (Young Readers Edition) Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780316388276
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - September 10th, 2019

A young readers edition of the New York Times bestseller The Disappearing Spoon, chronicling the extraordinary stories behind one of the greatest scientific tools in existence: the periodic table.


What Was the Titanic? (What Was?) Cover Image
$5.99
ISBN: 9780515157260
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Penguin Workshop - March 6th, 2018

For more than 100 years, people have been captivated by the disastrous sinking of the Titanic that claimed over 1,500 lives. Now young readers can find out why the great ship went down and how it was discovered seventy-five years later.


Our House Is on Fire: Greta Thunberg's Call to Save the Planet Cover Image
By Jeanette Winter, Jeanette Winter (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534467781
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Beach Lane Books - September 24th, 2019

From acclaimed picture book creator Jeanette Winter comes the urgent and powerful story of Greta Thunberg, the sixteen-year-old climate activist who has sparked a worldwide student movement and is demanding action from world leaders who refuse to address climate change.

I don’t want you to be hopeful. I want you to panic…I want you to act as if our house is on fire.


Two Truths and a Lie: Forces of Nature Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062418838
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Walden Pond Press - June 25th, 2019

Crazy-but-true stories about the natural world make this acclaimed nonfiction series perfect for fans of curiosities and wonders—and anyone looking to explore ways to separate fact from fiction.


Laugh-Out-Loud Adventure Jokes for Kids (Laugh-Out-Loud Jokes for Kids) Cover Image
$4.99
ISBN: 9780062748706
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: HarperCollins - September 17th, 2019

The #1 bestselling Laugh-Out-Loud Jokes for Kids series reaches hilarious new heights with jokes, puns, and gut-busting gags for every adventure.

Rob Elliott’s bestselling Laugh-Out-Loud Jokes for Kids series has sold more than 4.5 million copies!


Look Inside Your Body Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780794533113
Availability: Special Order Only
Published: Usborne Books - January 1st, 2013

Super Pooper and Whizz Kid: Potty Power! Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781419731570
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Harry N. Abrams - August 14th, 2018

New England Patriots (NFL Today) Cover Image
$12.00
ISBN: 9781628327137
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Creative Paperbacks - August 20th, 2019

Professional football is the number-one spectator sport in America, and NFL Today will captivate fans of all ages. This best-selling series has been fully revised and updated to encapsulate the origins, stars, and unforgettable moments of all 32 NFL teams, emphasizing the total arc of each team's history.


Hidden Figures: The True Story of Four Black Women and the Space Race Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062742469
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: HarperCollins - January 16th, 2018

Based on the New York Times bestselling book and the Academy Award–nominated movie, author Margot Lee Shetterly and Coretta Scott King Illustrator Honor Award winner Laura Freeman bring the incredibly inspiring true story of four black women who helped NASA launch men into space to picture book readers!


Planting Stories: The Life of Librarian and Storyteller Pura Belpré Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062748683
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: HarperCollins - January 15th, 2019

*Indie Next List Pick*

*Junior Library Guild Selection*

“An appealing tribute and successful remedy to the lack of titles about the groundbreaking librarian…a must-have for all libraries.” School Library Journal (starred review)