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

World religions

Bullard, Lisa My Religion, Your Religion [Cloverleaf Books: Alike and Different series]
Illustrated by Holli Conger
Gr. K–3     24 pp.     Millbrook     2015
Library binding ISBN 978-1-4677-4905-3
Paperback ISBN 978-1-4677-6033-1
Ebook ISBN 978-1-4677-6296-0

Grün, Anselm The Legend of Saint Nicholas
Illustrated by Giuliano Ferri
Gr. K–3     32 pp.     Eerdmans     2014
Trade ISBN 978-0-8028-5434-6

Lumbard, Alexis York Everyone Prays: Celebrating Faith Around the World
Illustrated by Alireza Sadeghian
Gr. K–3     32 pp.     Wisdom Tales     2014
Trade ISBN 978-1-937786-19-9

Paterson, Katherine Giving Thanks: Poems, Prayers, and Praise Songs of Thanksgiving
Illustrated by Pamela Dalton
Gr. 4–6, middle school     56 pp.     Chronicle/Handprint     2013
Trade ISBN 978-1-4521-1339-5

Seidman, David What If I’m an Atheist?: A Teen’s Guide to Exploring a Life Without Religion
Middle school, high school     246 pp.     Simon Pulse/Beyond Words     2015
Trade ISBN 978-1-58270-407-4
Paperback ISBN 978-1-58270-406-7
Ebook ISBN 978-1-4424-7524-3

 

Natural history

Facts at Your Fingertips: The World of Endangered Animals series

Africa
Middle school, high school     64 pp.     Brown Bear     2015
Library binding ISBN 978-1-78121-079-6

Australia and Southeast Asia
Middle school, high school     64 pp.     Brown Bear     2015
Library binding ISBN 978-1-78121-078-9

Europe
Middle school, high school     64 pp.     Brown Bear     2015
Library binding ISBN 978-1-78121-076-5

North and South America
Middle school, high school     64 pp.     Brown Bear     2015
Library binding ISBN 978-1-78121-075-8

South and Central Asia
Middle school, high school   64 pp.     Brown Bear     2015
Library binding ISBN 978-1-78121-077-2

Caroline Arnold’s Habitats series

Arnold, Caroline A Day and Night in the Desert
Gr. K–3
     24 pp.     Capstone/Picture Window     2015
Library binding ISBN 978-1-4795-6072-1
Paperback ISBN 978-1-4795-6084-4
Ebook ISBN 978-1-4795-6144-5

Arnold, Caroline A Day and Night in the Rain Forest
Gr. K–3
   24 pp.     Capstone/Picture Window     2015
Library binding ISBN 978-1-4795-6074-5
Paperback ISBN 978-1-4795-6086-8
Ebook ISBN 978-1-4795-6146-9

Cusick, Dawn Get the Scoop on Animal Puke!: From Zombie Ants to Vampire Bats, 251 Cool Facts About Vomit, Regurgitation, & More!
Gr. 4–6
     80 pp.     Charlesbridge/Imagine     2015
Trade ISBN 978-1-62354-045-6

Gray, Rita Flowers Are Calling
Illustrated by Kenard Pak
Gr. K–3     32 pp.    Houghton    2015
Trade ISBN 978-0-544-34012-1

O’Sullivan, Joanne Migration Nation: Animals on the Go from Coast to Coast
Gr. 4–6
     96 pp.     Charlesbridge/Imagine     2015
Trade ISBN 978-1-62354-050-0

 

Medicine and diseases

History of Science series

Hand, Carol Epidemiology: The Fight Against Ebola & Other Diseases
Middle school, high school     112 pp.   ABDO/Essential Library   2015
Library binding ISBN 978-1-62403-559-3

Lokere, Jillian Genetics: Unlocking the Secrets of Life
Middle school, high school     112 pp.   ABDO/Essential Library   2015
Library binding ISBN 978-1-62403-562-3

Roberts, Russell Medicine: A Matter of Life and Death
Middle school, high school     112 pp.   ABDO/Essential Library   2015
Library binding ISBN 978-1-62403-563-0

Jarrow, Gail Fatal Fever: Tracking Down Typhoid Mary
Middle school, high school
     176 pp.   Boyds/Calkins 2015
Trade ISBN 978-1-62091-597-4

Murphy, Jim Breakthrough! How Three People Saved “Blue Babies” and Changed Medicine Forever
Gr. 4–6, middle school
   128 pp.   Clarion   2015
Trade ISBN 978-0-547-82183-2

Medicine Through the Ages series

Salzmann, Mary Elizabeth Dentist’s Tools
Gr. K–3
     24 pp.   ABDO   2011
Library binding ISBN 978-1-61613-578-2

Salzmann, Mary Elizabeth Doctor’s Tools
Gr. K–3
     24 pp.   ABDO   2011
Library binding ISBN 978-1-61613-579-9

Super SandCastle: Professional Tools series.

Vickers, Rebecca Industrial Age Medicine
Gr. 4-6     48 pp.   Raintree/Freestyle   2012
Library binding ISBN 978-1-4109-4645-4
Paperback ISBN 978-1-4109-4651-5

 

Space and space exploration

Aguilar, David A. Space Encyclopedia: A Tour of Our Solar System and Beyond
Gr. 4–6, middle school     192 pp.     National Geographic     2013
Trade ISBN 978-1-4263-0948-9

Out of this World series

Glaser, Chaya Icy Comets: Sometimes Have Tails
Gr. K–3     24 pp.     Bearport     2015
Library binding ISBN 978-1-62724-572-2

Glaser, Chaya Pluto: The Icy Dwarf Planet
Gr. K–3     24 pp.     Bearport     2015
Library binding ISBN 978-1-62724-571-5

Glaser, Chaya The Sun: A Super Star
Gr. K–3     24 pp.     Bearport     2015
Library binding ISBN 978-1-62724-569-2

Oldfield, Dawn Bluemel Venus: Super Hot
Gr. K–3     24 pp.     Bearport     2015
Library binding ISBN 978-1-62724-562-3

Goldsmith, Mike Universe: Journey into Deep Space
Gr. 4–6     48 pp.     Kingfisher/Macmillan     2012
Trade ISBN 978-0-7534-6876-0
Illustrated by Mark A. Garlick.

Hartland, Jessie How the Meteorite Got to the Museum
Gr. K–3     32 pp.     Blue Apple     2013
Trade ISBN 978-1-60905-252-2

Miller, Ron Curiosity‘s Mission on Mars: Exploring the Red Planet
Middle school, high school     64 pp.     Twenty-First Century     2014
Library binding ISBN 978-1-4677-1087-9
Ebook ISBN 978-1-4677-2547-7

 

Food and cooking

Professor Cook’s… series

Brash, Lorna Professor Cook’s Dynamite Dinners
Gr. 4–6
     32 pp.     Enslow     2013
Library binding ISBN 978-0-7660-4301-5

Brash, Lorna Professor Cook’s Fruity Desserts
Gr. 4–6
     32 pp.     Enslow     2013
Library binding ISBN 978-0-7660-4302-2

Brash, Lorna Professor Cook’s Mind-Blowing Baking
Gr. 4–6
     32 pp.     Enslow     2013
Library binding ISBN 978-0-7660-4303-9

Brash, Lorna Professor Cook’s Smashing Snacks
Gr. 4–6
     32 pp.     Enslow     2013
Library binding ISBN 978-0-7660-4304-6

Frydenborg, Kay Chocolate: Sweet Science and Dark Secrets of the World’s Favorite Treat
Middle school, high school
     252 pp.     Houghton     2015
Trade ISBN 978-0-544-17566-2

History of Fun Stuff series

Krensky, Stephen The Deep Dish on Pizza!
Illustrated by Daniel Guidera                    
Gr. K–3
   48 pp.   Simon Spotlight   2014
Trade ISBN 978-1-4814-2056-3
Paperback ISBN 978-1-4814-2055-6
Ebook ISBN 978-1-4814-2057-0

Williams, Bonnie The Scoop on Ice Cream!
Illustrated by Scott Burroughs
Gr. K–3   48 pp.   Simon Spotlight   2014
Trade ISBN 978-1-4814-0982-7
Paperback ISBN 978-1-4814-0981-0
Ebook ISBN 978-1-4814-0983-4

Lanser, Amanda Food Science: You Are What You Eat [History of Science series]
Middle school, high school     112 pp.     ABDO/Essential Library     2015
Library binding ISBN 978-1-62403-560-9

Where Does Our Food Come From? series

Lassieur, Allison Dairy
Gr. K–3    32 pp.   Amicus High Interest   2014
Library binding ISBN 978-1-60753-499-0
Ebook ISBN 978-1-60753-706-9

Lassieur, Allison Fruits
Gr. K–3   32 pp.   Amicus High Interest   2014
Library binding ISBN 978-1-60753-495-2
Ebook ISBN 978-1-60753-702-1

Lassieur, Allison Grains
Gr. K–3   32 pp.   Amicus High Interest   2014
Library binding ISBN 978-1-60753-497-6
Ebook ISBN 978-1-60753-704-5

Lassieur, Allison Meats and Proteins
Gr. K–3   32 pp.   Amicus High Interest   2014
Library binding ISBN 978-1-60753-498-3
Ebook ISBN 978-1-60753-705-2

Lassieur, Allison Vegetables
Gr. K–3   32 pp.   Amicus High Interest   2014
Library binding ISBN 978-1-60753-496-9
Ebook ISBN 978-1-60753-703-8

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

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