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

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


Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You: A Remix of the National Book Award-winning Stamped from the Beginning Cover Image
ISBN: 9780316453691
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - March 10th, 2020

The #1 New York Times bestseller and a USAToday bestseller!

A timely, crucial, and empowering exploration of racism--and antiracism--in America

This is NOT a history book.
This is a book about the here and now.
A book to help us better understand why we are where we are.

Planting Stories: The Life of Librarian and Storyteller Pura Belpré Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062748683
Availability: Available now
Published: HarperCollins - January 15th, 2019


* A Today Show's Best Kids' Books of 2019 * Indie Next List Pick * Junior Library Guild Selection * 

Summer Brain Quest: Between Grades 4 & 5 Cover Image
By Workman Publishing, Bridget Heos, Claire Piddock, Edison Yan (Illustrator), Chad Thomas (Illustrator), Kim Tredick (Guest editor)
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ISBN: 9780761189206
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Published: Workman Publishing Company - April 18th, 2017

Stop summer slide! Stay summer smart! For kids who just finished 4th grade, this Common Core–aligned workbook will get you back-to-school ready for 5th grade, with hundreds of fun activities, exercises, and games.

Children of Blood and Bone (Legacy of Orisha #1) Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250170972
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - March 6th, 2018

Instant New York Times Bestseller
New York Times Notable Children's Books of 2018
TIME Top 10 Best YA and Children's Books of 2018
NPR's Book Concierge 2018 Great Reads List
Buzzfeed's 24 Best YA Books of 2018
Bustle's Top 25 Best Young Adults Books of 2018
2018 Kirkus Prize Finalist

Weird But True Animals Cover Image
ISBN: 9781426329814
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Published: National Geographic Children's Books - March 20th, 2018

The next in the best-selling Weird But True line features National Geographic Kids' two best topics--Weird But True and animals--together in an irresistable combination!

Minecraft: Guide to Redstone Cover Image
ISBN: 9781524797225
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Published: Del Rey - October 3rd, 2017

Learn the art of redstone and become a master engineer with Minecraft: Guide to Redstone, then put theory into practice to construct intricate contraptions in Minecraft.

Pick up the basics of the redstone components and their uses, discover how to make working circuits, and create incredibly complex builds using your new skills.

Roblox Top Battle Games Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062950161
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Published: HarperCollins - October 15th, 2019

A must-have guide to some of the best competitive multiplayer games on Roblox

Get the official scoop on some of the most popular competitive games on Roblox, like the frantic vehicular shooter Tiny Tanks, the adrenaline-fuelled world of Speed Run 4, the military mayhem of Phantom Forces, and much more

Guide to Creating Comics in 3-D (Dog Man) Cover Image
By Kate Howard, Dav Pilkey (Created by), Dav Pilkey (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781338568844
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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!

Weird But True Gross: 300 Slimy, Sticky, and Smelly Facts Cover Image
ISBN: 9781426323355
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Published: National Geographic Children's Books - March 8th, 2016

Get ready to be grossed out -- in a good way! This latest addition to the crazy popular Weird but True series is slimy and sticky and jam-packed with more icky, zany fun! Step up to the plate and try not to lose your lunch, with 300 all-new, amazing facts plus photos that kids just can't get enough of.

Just Mercy (Adapted for Young Adults): A True Story of the Fight for Justice Cover Image
ISBN: 9780525580065
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Published: Ember - September 10th, 2019

The young adult adaptation of the acclaimed, #1 New York Times bestseller--now a major motion picture starring Michael B. Jordan, Jaime Foxx, and Brie Larson and the subject of an HBO documentary feature!

Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls: 100 Tales of Extraordinary Women Cover Image
ISBN: 9780997895810
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Published: Rebel Girls - November 10th, 2016



The New York Times bestselling Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls is a children's book packed with 100 bedtime stories about the life of 100 extraordinary women from the past and the present, illustrated by 60 female artists from all over the world.

Who Is Ruth Bader Ginsburg? (Who Was?) Cover Image
ISBN: 9781524793531
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Published: Penguin Workshop - December 3rd, 2019

You've probably seen her on t-shirts, mugs, and even tattoos, well, now that famous face graces the cover of our latest Who Is? title.

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

Learn the story of TIME PERSON OF THE YEAR Greta Thunberg, the sixteen-year-old climate activist who has sparked a worldwide student movent and is demanding action from world leaders who refuse to address climate change—from acclaimed picture book creator Jeanette Winter.

I don’t want you to be hopeful.

The Care and Keeping of You (Revised): The Body Book for Younger Girls Cover Image
By Valorie Schaefer, Josee Masse (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781609580834
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Published: American Girl Publishing Inc - February 26th, 2013

Our best-selling body book for girls just got even better With all-new illustrations and updated content for girls ages 8 and up, it features tips, how-tos, and facts from the experts. (Medical consultant: Cara Natterson, MD.) You'll find answers to questions about your changing body, from hair care to healthy eating, bad breath to bras, periods to pimples, and everything in between.

Brilliant Maps for Curious Minds: 100 New Ways to See the World Cover Image
ISBN: 9781615196258
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Published: The Experiment - November 5th, 2019

A singular atlas of 100 infographic maps from thought-provoking to flat-out fun

Publisher's note: Brilliant Maps for Curious Minds was published in the UK under the title Brilliant Maps.

Which countries don’t have rivers? Which ones have North Korean embassies? Who drives on the “wrong” side of the road?

Games on the Go Cover Image
ISBN: 9781788683302
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Published: Lonely Planet - April 16th, 2019

"Are we there yet?"

Banish the boredom of long car journeys and other big trips with Games on the Go, a fun and colorful mix of seek and find games, drawing challenges, word searches and more.

My Weird School Fast Facts: Space, Humans, and Farts Cover Image
By Dan Gutman, Jim Paillot (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9780062306265
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Published: HarperCollins - June 20th, 2017

Think fast with A.J. and Andrea from My Weird School! This nonfiction chapter book is an excellent choice to share during homeschooling, in particular for children ages 5 to 7 who are ready to read independently. It’s a fun way to keep your child engaged and as a supplement for activity books for children.