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Books mentioned in the October 2015 issue of Nonfiction Notes from the Horn Book

Research and information science

Bailer, Darice  Will and Wendy Build a Website with Digital Tools [Writing Builders series]
Illustrated by Sean O’Neill
Gr. 4–6     32 pp.     Norwood     2013
Library binding ISBN 978-1-59953-584-5
Paperback ISBN 978-1-60357-558-4

Info Wise series

Bodden, Valerie  Analyze and Define the Assignment
Middle school, high school     40 pp.     Lerner     2015
Library binding ISBN 978-1-4677-5223-7
Paperback ISBN 978-1-4677-7578-6
Ebook ISBN 978-1-4677-6228-1

Bodden, Valerie  Assess and Select Your Sources
Middle school, high school     40 pp.     Lerner     2015
Library binding ISBN 978-1-4677-5222-0
Paperback ISBN 978-1-4677-7579-3
Ebook ISBN 978-1-4677-6229-8

Bodden, Valerie  Research and Synthesize Your Facts
Middle school, high school      40 pp.     Lerner     2015
Library binding ISBN 978-1-4677-5224-4
Paperback ISBN 978-1-4677-7581-6
Ebook ISBN 978-1-4677-6231-1

Bodden, Valerie  Write and Revise Your Project
Middle school, high school     40 pp.     Lerner     2015
Library binding ISBN 978-1-4677-5225-1
Paperback ISBN 978-1-4677-7582-3
Ebook ISBN 978-1-4677-6232-8

Martin, Isabel  A Library Field Trip [Pebble Plus: Let’s Take a Field Trip series]
Gr. K–3     24 pp.     Capstone     2015
Library binding ISBN 978-1-4914-2097-3
Paperback ISBN 978-1-4914-2315-8
Ebook ISBN 978-1-4914-2338-7

Understanding Computing series

Mason, Paul  Understanding Computer Safety
Gr. 4–6     48 pp.     Heinemann     2015
Library binding ISBN 978-1-4846-0904-0
Paperback ISBN 978-1-4846-0909-5
Ebook ISBN 978-1-4846-0919-4

Mason, Paul  Understanding Computer Search and Research
Gr. 4–6     48 pp.     Heinemann     2015
Library binding ISBN 978-1-4846-0903-3
Paperback ISBN 978-1-4846-0908-8
Ebook ISBN 978-1-4846-09187

Library Smarts series

Owings, Lisa  Do Your Research
Gr. K–3     24 pp.     Lerner     2013
Library binding ISBN 978-1-4677-1503-4

Owings, Lisa  Stay Safe Online
Gr. K–3     24 pp.     Lerner     2013
Library binding ISBN 978-1-4677-1505-8

Piehl, Janet  Explore the Library
Gr. K–3     24 pp.     Lerner     2013
Library binding ISBN 978-1-4677-1750-2

Piehl, Janet  Know the Parts of a Book
Gr. K–3     24 pp.     Lerner     2013
Library binding ISBN 978-1-4677-1501-0

 

Ancient and medieval history

Time Shift series

Bergin, Mark  Castle
Gr. K–3     32 pp.   Book House     2015
Library binding ISBN 978-1-905638-35-2

McCall, Henrietta  Mummies
Gr. K–3     32 pp.     Book House     2015
Library binding ISBN 978-1-905638-41-3
Illustrated by David Antram

McCall, Henrietta  Pyramid
Illustrated by David Antram
Gr. K–3     32 pp.     Book House     2015
Library binding 978-1-905638-63-5

Boyer, Crispin  Everything Ancient Egypt [National Geographic: Everything series]
Gr. 4–6     64 pp.     National Geographic     2012
Library binding ISBN 978-1-4263-0841-3
Paperback ISBN 978-1-4263-0840-6

History’s Great Structures series

Currie, Stephen  The Medieval Castle
Middle school, high school     96 pp.     ReferencePoint     2013
Library binding 978-1-60152-536-9

Nardo, Don  The Parthenon of Ancient Greece
Middle school, high school     96 pp.     ReferencePoint     2013
Library binding ISBN 978-1-60152-538-3

Woog, Adam  The Roman Colosseum
Middle school, high school   96 pp.     ReferencePoint     2013
Library binding 978-1-60152-540-6

Ancient Civilizations series

Edwards, Sue Bradford  Ancient Maya
Middle school, high school   112 pp.     ABDO/Essential Library     2015
Library binding ISBN 978-1-62403-540-1

Hamen, Susan E.  Ancient Rome
Middle school, high school   112 pp.     ABDO/Essential Library     2015
Library binding ISBN 978-1-62403-542-5

Head, Tom  Ancient Mesopotamia
Middle school, high school     112 pp.     ABDO/Essential Library     2015
Library binding ISBN 978-1-62403-541-8

Rowell, Rebecca  Ancient India
Middle school, high school     112 pp.     ABDO/Essential Library     2015
Library binding ISBN 978-1-62403-539-5

Great Warriors series

Foran, Racquel  Knights
Gr. 4–6     48 pp.     ABDO/Core Library     2013
Library binding ISBN 978-1-61783-724-1

Hoblin, Paul  Gladiators
Gr. 4–6     48 pp.     ABDO/Core Library     2013
Library binding ISBN 978-1-61783-722-7

 

Sea life

Arnosky, Jim  Shimmer & Splash: The Sparkling World of Sea Life
Gr. 4–6
   40 pp.     Sterling     2013
ISBN 978-1-4027-8623-5

Desmond, Jenni  The Blue Whale
Gr. K–3
     44 pp.     Enchanted Lion     2015
ISBN 978-1-59270-165-0

Guiberson, Brenda Z.  The Most Amazing Creature in the Sea
Illustrated by Gennady Spirin
Gr. K–3   32 pp.     Holt     2105
ISBN 978-0-8050-9961-4

Pringle, Laurence  Octopuses!: Strange and Wonderful
Illustrated by Meryl Henderson
Gr. 4–6     32 pp.     Boyds    2015
ISBN 978-1-59078-928-5

Waters, John F.  Sharks Have Six Senses [Let’s-Read-and-Find-Out Science series]
Illustrated by Bob Barner
Gr. K–3     40 pp.     HarperCollins/Harper     2015
ISBN 978-0-06-028140-3
Paperback ISBN 978-0-06-445191-8

 

Vehicles

Apelqvist, Eva  Getting Ready to Drive: A How-To Guide [Life: A How-To Guide series]
Middle school, high school     128 pp.     Enslow     2011
Library binding ISBN 978-0-7660-3443-3

Edge Books: Dream Cars series

Blackford, Cheryl  Powerful Muscle Cars
Gr. 4–6     32 pp.     Capstone     2015
Library binding ISBN 978-1-4914-2012-6
Ebook ISBN 978-1-4914-2183-3

Goldsworthy, Steve  Scorching Supercars
Gr. 4–6     32 pp.     Capstone     2015
Library binding ISBN 978-1-4914-2014-0
Ebook ISBN 978-1-4914-2185-7

Green, Rod  Giant Vehicles
Illustrated by Stephen Biesty
Gr. K–3     16 pp.     Candlewick/Templar     2014
ISBN 978-0-7636-7404-5

Seedlings series

Riggs, Kate  Bullet Trains
Gr. K–3     24 pp.     Creative Education     2015
Library binding ISBN 978-1-60818-519-1
Paperback ISBN 978-1-62832-119-7

Riggs, Kate  Indy Cars
Gr. K–3     24 pp.     Creative Education     2015
Library binding ISBN 978-1-60818-520-7
Paperback ISBN 978-1-62832-120-3

Riggs, Kate  Jets
Gr. K–3     24 pp.     Creative Education     2015
Library binding ISBN 978-1-60818-521-4
Paperback ISBN 978-1-62832-121-0

SportsZone: Speed Machines series

Scheff, Matt  Jets
Gr. 4–6   32 pp.     ABDO     2015
Library binding ISBN 978-1-62403-612-5

Scheff, Matt  Speedboats
Gr. 4–6   32 pp.     ABDO     2015
Library binding ISBN 978-1-62403-614-9

Scheff, Matt  Superbikes
Gr. 4–6   32 pp.     ABDO     2015
Library binding ISBN 978-1-62403-615-6

 

Pop culture

Contemporary Lives series

Anderson, Jennifer Joline  Miley Cyrus: Pop Princess
Middle school, high school
     112 pp.    ABDO/Essential Library    2015
Library binding ISBN 978-1-62403-544-9

Burling, Alexis  Pharrell Williams: Grammy-Winning Singer, Songwriter & Producer
Middle school, high school     112 pp.   ABDO/Essential Library    2015
Library binding ISBN 978-1-62403-549-4

Lusted, Marcia Amidon  Blake Shelton: Country Singer & TV Personality
Middle school, high school     112 pp.   ABDO/Essential Library    2015
Library binding ISBN 978-1-62403-547-0

Big Time series

Bodden, Valerie  Kristen Stewart
Gr. K–3     24 pp.    Creative Education    2015
Library binding ISBN 978-1-60818-496-5

Bodden, Valerie  One Direction
Gr. K–3      24 pp.     Creative Education      2015
Library binding ISBN 978-1-60818-497-2

Bodden, Valerie  Selena Gomez
Gr. K–3     24 pp.    Creative Education    2015
Library binding ISBN 978-1-60818-498-9

Bodden, Valerie  Taylor Lautner
Gr. K–3      24 pp.    Creative Education    2015
Library binding ISBN 978-1-60818-499-6

Entertainment’s Top 10 series

Donovan, Sandy  Movies and TV Top Tens
Gr. 4–6     32 pp.    Lerner    2014
Library binding ISBN 978-1-4677-3840-8
Ebook ISBN 978-1-4677-4674-8

Donovan, Sandy  Music and Theater Top Tens
Gr. 4–6      32 pp.   Lerner    2014
Library binding ISBN 978-1-4677-3843-9
Ebook ISBN 978-1-4677-4675-5

Kallen, Stuart A.  K-Pop: Korea’s Musical Explosion
Gr. 4–6     64 pp.    Twenty-First Century   2014
Library binding ISBN 978-1-4677-2042-7
Ebook ISBN 978-1-4677-2549-1

Krull, Kathleen and Brewer, Paul  The Beatles Were Fab (and They Were Funny)
Illustrated by Stacy Innerst
Gr. K–3     40 pp.     Harcourt     2013
ISBN 978-0-547-50991-4

These titles were featured in the October 2015 issue of Nonfiction Notes from the Horn Book.

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