Books mentioned in the November 2013 issue of Nonfiction Notes from the Horn Book

World religions

Ali-Karamali, Sumbul Growing Up Muslim: Understanding the Beliefs and Practices of Islam
High school     214 pp.     Delacorte     2012
Trade ISBN 978-0-385-74095-1
Library binding ISBN 978-0-375-98977-3

Baggini, Julian Really, Really Big Questions About God, Faith, and Religion
Illustrated by Nishant Choksi
Gr. 46     64 pp.     Kingfisher/Macmillan (Macmillan)     2011
Trade ISBN 978-0-7534-6678-0

Our World of Faith series

Dalton, David Sikhism: Inderjeet’s Story
Gr. 4–6     32 pp.     New Forest (New Forest Press)     2013
Library binding ISBN 978-1-84898-617-6

Wallace, Holly Buddhism: Yuranan’s Story
Gr. 4–6     32 pp.     New Forest (New Forest Press)     2013
Library binding ISBN 978-1-84898-615-2

Wallace, Holly Christianity: Herbert’s Story
Gr. 4–6     32 pp.     New Forest (New Forest Press)     2013
Library binding ISBN 978-1-84898-614-5

Wallace, Holly Hinduism: Babu’s Story
Gr. 4–6     32 pp.     New Forest (New Forest Press)     2013
Library binding ISBN 978-1-84898-616-9

Wallace, Holly Islam: Hambali’s Story
Gr. 4–6     32 pp.     New Forest (New Forest Press)     2013
Library binding ISBN 978-1-84898-612-1

Wallace, Holly Judaism: Yoni’s Story
Gr. 4–6     32 pp.     New Forest (New Forest Press)     2013
Library binding ISBN 978-1-84898-613-8

McFarlane, Marilyn Sacred Stories: Wisdom from World Religions
High school     178 pp. Simon/Aladdin (Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing)     2012
Reissue: Sibyl, 1996
Trade ISBN 978-1-58270-334-3
Paperback ISBN 978-1-58270-304-6

Snyder, Laurel The Longest Night: A Passover Story
Illustrated by Catia Chien
Gr. K–3     32 pp.     Random/Schwartz & Wade     2013
Trade ISBN 978-0-375-86942-6
Library binding ISBN 978-0-375-96942-3

 

Native Americans

Capaldi, Gina and Pearce, Q. L. Red Bird Sings: The Story of Zitkala-Ša, Native American Author, Musician, and Activist
Illustrated by Gina Capaldi
Gr. 46     32 pp.     Carolrhoda     2011
Library binding ISBN 978-0-7613-5257-0

Flood, Nancy Bo Cowboy Up!: Ride the Navajo Rodeo
Photographs by Jan Sonnenmair
Gr. 46     40 pp.     Boyds/Wordsong     2013
Trade ISBN 978-1-59078-893-6

Nelson, S. D. Buffalo Bird Girl: A Hidatsa Story
Gr. 46     48 pp.     Abrams     2012
Trade ISBN 978-1-4197-0355-3

Patent, Dorothy Hinshaw The Horse and the Plains Indians: A Powerful Partnership
Photographs by William Muñoz
Gr. 4–6     98 pp.     Clarion     2012
Trade ISBN 978-0-547-12551-0

Short Tales: Native American Myths series

Yasuda, Anita Coyote, Iktome, and the Rock: A Sioux Trickster Myth
Illustrated by Estudio Haus
Gr. K–3     32 pp.     ABDO/Magic Wagon (ABDO)     2012
Library binding ISBN 978-1-61641-880-9

Yasuda, Anita How the World Was Made: A Cherokee Creation Myth
Illustrated by Mark Pennington
Gr. K–3
    32 pp.     ABDO/Magic Wagon (ABDO)     2012
Library binding ISBN 978-1-61641-881-6

Yasuda, Anita The Colors of a Sunset: An Algonquin Nature Myth
Illustrated by Estudio Haus
Gr. K–3     32 pp.     ABDO/Magic Wagon (ABDO)     2012
Library binding ISBN 978-1-61641-879-3

Yasuda, Anita Sky Woman and the Big Turtle: An Iroquois Creation Myth
Illustrated by Mark Pennington
Gr. K–3     32 pp.     ABDO/Magic Wagon (ABDO)     2012
Library binding ISBN 978-1-61641-882-3

 

Cookery

Bucholz, Dinah The Unofficial Narnia Cookbook: From Turkish Delight to Gooseberry Fool—Over 150 Recipes Inspired by the Chronicles of Narnia
Gr. 46     231 pp.     Sourcebooks/Jabberwocky     2012
Trade ISBN 978-1-4022-6641-6

Head, Honor Healthy Eating [Let’s Read and Talk About... series]
Gr. K–3     32 pp.     Sea to Sea     2013
Library binding ISBN 978-1-59771-394-8

You’re the Chef series

Larson, Jennifer S. Delicious Vegetarian Main Dishes
Photographs by Brie Cohen
Gr. 4–6
    32 pp.     Millbrook     2013
Library binding ISBN 978-0-7613-6635-5

Larson, Jennifer S. Meaty Main Dishes
Photographs by Brie Cohen
Gr. 4–6
    32 pp.     Millbrook     2013
Library binding ISBN 978-0-7613-6634-8

Larson, Jennifer S. Perfect Pizza Recipes
Photographs by Brie Cohen
Gr. 4–6     32 pp.     Millbrook     2013
Library binding ISBN 978-0-7613-6637-9

Larson, Jennifer S. Super Pasta and Rice Dishes
Photographs by Brie Cohen
Gr. 4–6
    32 pp.     Millbrook     2013
Library binding ISBN 978-0-7613-6641-6

Larson, Jennifer S. Tasty Sandwiches
Photographs by Brie Cohen
Gr. 4–6     32 pp.     Millbrook     2013
Library binding ISBN 978-0-7613-6643-0

Larson, Jennifer S. Yummy Soup and Salad Recipes
Photographs by Brie Cohen
Gr. 4–6
    32 pp.     Millbrook     2013
Library binding ISBN 978-0-7613-6633-1

Checkerboard How-to Library: Cool Recipes for Your Health series 

Tuminelly, Nancy Cool Dairy-Free Recipes: Delicious & Fun Foods Without Dairy
Gr. 4–6     32 pp.     ABDO     2013
Library binding ISBN 978-1-61783-581-0

Tuminelly, Nancy Cool Meat-Free Recipes: Delicious & Fun Foods Without Meat
Gr. 4–6     32 pp.     ABDO     2013
Library binding ISBN 978-1-61783-582-7

Tuminelly, Nancy Cool Nut-Free Recipes: Delicious & Fun Foods Without Nuts
Gr. 4–6     32 pp.     ABDO     2013
Library binding ISBN 978-1-61783-583-4

Tuminelly, Nancy Cool Raw Food Recipes: Delicious & Fun Foods Without Cooking
Gr. 4–6     32 pp.     ABDO     2013
Library binding ISBN 978-1-61783-584-1

Zimmern, Andrew Andrew Zimmern’s Bizarre World of Food: Brains, Bugs, & Blood Sausage
Gr. 46, middle school     191 pp.     Delacorte     2011
Trade ISBN 978-0-385-74003-6
Library binding ISBN 978-0-385-90820-7

 

Handicrafts

deCarufel, Laura Learn to Speak Fashion: A Guide to Creating, Showcasing, and Promoting Your Style
Illustrated by Jeff Kulak
Middle school, high school     96 pp.     Owlkids     2012
Trade ISBN 978-1-926973-37-1
Paperback ISBN 978-1-92697-342-5

Jocelyn, Marthe Sneaky Art: Crafty Surprises to Hide in Plain Sight
Gr. 4–6     54 pp.     Candlewick     2013
Trade ISBN 978-0-7636-5648-5

Peot, Margaret Inkblot: Drip, Splat, and Squish Your Way to Creativity
Gr. 4–6     56 pp.     Boyds     2011
Trade ISBN 978-1-59078-720-5

Thomas, Isabel Collages [Start with Art series]
Gr. K–3     24 pp.     Heinemann     2011
Library binding ISBN 978-1-4329-5020-0
Paperback ISBN 978-1-4329-5027-9

Wilson, Donna Donna Wilson’s Creative Creatures: Make-and-Do Crafty Creatures for Kids
Gr. K–3     48 pp.     Kingfisher/Macmillan (Macmillan)     2013
Trade ISBN 978-0-7534-6947-7

 

Exotic creatures

Crump, Marty The Mystery of Darwin’s Frog
Illustrated by Steve Jenkins
Gr. 4
6     40 pp.     Boyds     2013
Trade ISBN 978-1-59078-864-6

Hearst, Michael Unusual Creatures: A Mostly Accurate Account of Some of Earth’s Strangest Animals
Illustrated by Arjen Noordeman, Christie Wright, and Jelmer Noordeman
Gr. 4
6     109 pp.     Chronicle     2012
Trade ISBN 978-1-4521-0467-6

Johnson, Rebecca L. Zombie Makers: True Stories of Nature’s Undead
Gr. 46     48 pp.     Millbrook     2012
Library binding ISBN 978-0-7613-8633-9

Marsh, Laura Weird Sea Creatures [National Geographic Readers series]
Gr. K–3     32 pp.     National Geographic     2012
Library binding ISBN 978-1-4263-1048-5
Paperback ISBN 978-1-4263-1047-8

Thomas, Isabel Marvelous Mammals [Extreme Animals series]
Gr. K–3     32 pp.     Raintree     2012
Library binding ISBN 978-1-4109-4681-2
Paperback ISBN 978-1-4109-4687-4

These titles were featured in the November 2013 issue of Nonfiction Notes from the Horn Book.

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