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

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

 

Volcano! (Natural Disasters) Cover Image
By Marion Dane Bauer, John Wallace (Illustrator)
$4.99
ISBN: 9781416925491
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Simon Spotlight - September 23rd, 2008

The Earth as we know it was partly created by volcanoes. Many are still active today. Learn how volcanoes form and what is going on when they erupt.


Guinness World Records 2021 Cover Image
$28.95
ISBN: 9781913484002
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Guinness World Records - October 6th, 2020

All aboard Guinness World Records 2021 for a life-changing journey of discovery!


The Giving Tree Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780060256654
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: HarperCollins - February 18th, 2014

From Shel Silverstein, New York Times bestselling author of Where the Sidewalk Ends and A Light in the Attic, comes a poignant picture book about love and acceptance, cherished for over fifty years. This classic is perfect for both young readers and lifelong fans.

"Once there was a tree...and she loved a little boy."


Look Up with Me: Neil deGrasse Tyson: A Life Among the Stars Cover Image
By Jennifer Berne, Lorraine Nam (Illustrator), Neil deGrasse Tyson (Introduction by)
$8.99
ISBN: 9780062844958
Availability: Temporarily Out of Stock
Published: Katherine Tegen Books - September 1st, 2020

A 2020 Outstanding Science Trade Book for Students K-12! With an introduction from Neil DeGrasse Tyson about the importance of kid-like curiosity, this lyrical picture book biography on the beloved astrophysicist and host of Cosmos is the perfect gift for young astronomers and fans of all ages. This nonfiction picture book is an excel


The Little Book of Woodland Bird Songs Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9780228100317
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Firefly Books - September 25th, 2018

Hear the songs and learn about 12 of North America's woodland birds.


The Leaf Detective: How Margaret Lowman Uncovered Secrets in the Rainforest Cover Image
By Heather Lang, Jana Christy (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781684371778
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Calkins Creek - February 9th, 2021

This picture book biography tells the story of Meg Lowman, a groundbreaking female scientist called a "real life Lorax" by National Geographic, who was determined to investigate the marvelous, undiscovered world of the rainforest treetops.


Brave Maeve: A Story to Help Young Children and Grown-Ups Navigate Covid-19 Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781665511964
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Authorhouse - January 14th, 2021

Four year-old Maeve explains what life was like before COVID-19 and then describes how everything has changed. Written by a grandmother and mother duo, this book uses examples from Maeve's day-to-day life with her mom and favorite stuffed animal.


Ancestor Approved: Intertribal Stories for Kids Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062869944
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Heartdrum - February 9th, 2021

Edited by award-winning and bestselling author Cynthia Leitich Smith, this collection of intersecting stories by both new and veteran Native writers bursts with hope, joy, resilience, the strength of community, and Native pride.

Native families from Nations across the continent gather at the Dance for Mother Earth Powwow in Ann Arbor, Michigan.


A Girl Named Rosita: The Story of Rita Moreno: Actor, Singer, Dancer, Trailblazer! Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062877703
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: HarperCollins - November 3rd, 2020

Pura Belpré Honor winner Anika Aldamuy Denise (Planting Stories) and New York Times bestselling illustrator Leo Espinosa (Islandborn) tell the story of Rita Moreno, the Puerto Rican superstar best known for her Oscar-winning performance in the original West Side Story film, in this gorgeous picture book biography.


Dear Earth…From Your Friends in Room 5 Cover Image
By Erin Dealey, Luisa Uribe (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062915320
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: HarperCollins - December 1st, 2020

"A well-thought-out presentation of an important environmental message." —Kirkus


Ranger Rick: I Wish I Was a Llama (I Can Read Level 1) Cover Image
$4.99
ISBN: 9780062432285
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: HarperFestival - March 17th, 2020

Explore the lives of llamas with Ranger Rick in this beginning reader with full-color photos of llamas in action! 


See, Touch, Feel: A First Sensory Book Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9780312527594
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Priddy Books US - September 25th, 2018

There's lots for baby to explore in See, Touch, Feel: A First Sensory Book. This sturdy board book, with bright photographs of happy babies, is specially designed to stimulate curiosity through sensory play. Each page has a colorful picture activity that invites baby to touch and explore.


Sydney and Taylor Explore the Whole Wide World Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9780358106319
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: HMH Books for Young Readers - February 2nd, 2021

Best-selling author Jacqueline Davies tells the story of two unlikely friends: Sydney and Taylor, a skunk and a hedgehog who strike out to discover the great unknown, despite how afraid they are of it.


Becoming a Good Creature Cover Image
By Sy Montgomery, Rebecca Green (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780358252108
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: HMH Books for Young Readers - September 29th, 2020

A New York Times Bestseller

School is not the only place to find a teacher. In this beautiful picture booklearn the many surprising lessons animals have to teach us about friendship, compassion, and how to be a better creature in the world.


Sy Montgomery has had many teachers in her life: some with two legs, others with four, or e


Wow in the World: The How and Wow of the Human Body: From Your Tongue to Your Toes and All the Guts in Between Cover Image
By Mindy Thomas, Guy Raz, Jack Teagle (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9780358306634
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: HMH Books for Young Readers - March 2nd, 2021

A #1 New York Times Bestseller!

Based on their #1 kids podcast, Wow in the World, hosts Mindy Thomas and Guy Raz take readers on a hilarious, fact-filled, and highly illustrated journey through the human body—covering everything from our toes to our tongues to our brains and our lungs!

WHY in the world do I have a belly butt


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