Books mentioned in the November 2016 issue of Nonfiction Notes from the Horn Book

Native American Heritage Month


Behnke, Alison  A Timeline History of the Trail of Tears [Timeline Trackers: Westward Expansion series]
Gr. K–3     48 pp.     Lerner     2015
Library binding ISBN 978-1-4677-8582-2
Paperback ISBN 978-1-4677-8640-9
Ebook ISBN 978-1-4677-8641-6

Peoples of North America series

Bodden, Valerie  Apache
Gr. 4–6     48 pp.     Creative Education     2015
Library binding ISBN 978-1-60818-550-4
Paperback ISBN 978-1-62832-151-7


Bodden, Valerie  Cherokee
Gr. 4–6      48 pp.     Creative Education     2015
Library binding ISBN 978-1-60818-551-1
Paperback ISBN 978-1-62832-152-4


Bodden, Valerie  Navajo
Gr. 4–6      48 pp.     Creative Education     2015
Library binding ISBN 978-1-60818-553-5
Paperback ISBN 978-1-62832-154-8


Bodden, Valerie  Nez Perce
Gr. 4–6     48 pp.     Creative Education     2015
Library binding ISBN 978-1-60818-554-2
Paperback ISBN 978-1-62832-155-5


Bodden, Valerie  Sioux
Gr. 4–6      48 pp.     Creative Education     2015
Library binding ISBN 978-1-60818-555-9
Paperback ISBN 978-1-62832-156-2


Potts, Steve  Iroquois
Gr. 4–6      48 pp.     Creative Education     2015
Library binding ISBN 978-1-60818-552-8
Paperback ISBN 978-1-62832-153-1


Daniel, Danielle Sometimes I Feel Like a Fox
Gr. K–3     32 pp.     Groundwood     2015
Trade ISBN 978-1-55498-750-4
Ebook ISBN 978-1-55498-751-1

Nelson, S. D.  Sitting Bull: Lakota Warrior and Defender of His People
Gr. 4–6     56 pp.     Abrams     2015
Trade ISBN 978-1-4197-0731-5
Ebook ISBN 978-1-61312-855-8

Walker, Paul Robert  Remember Little Bighorn: Indians, Soldiers, and Scouts Tell Their Stories [Remember series]
Middle school, high school     62 pp.      National Geographic    2015
Library binding ISBN 978-1-4263-2351-5
Paperback ISBN 978-1-4263-2246-4
Reissue, 2006

 

American immigration


Coy, John  Their Great Gift: Courage, Sacrifice, and Hope in a New Land
Photographs by Wing Young Huie
Gr. K–3, 4–6, middle school     32 pp.     Carolrhoda      2016
Library binding ISBN 978-1-4677-8054-4
Ebook ISBN 978-1-4677-9756-6

Marcovitz, Hal  How Should America Respond to Illegal Immigration? [In Controversy series]
Middle school, high school     96 pp.     ReferencePoint     2011
Library binding ISBN 978-1-60152-173-6

Osborne, Linda Barrett  This Land Is Our Land: A History of American Immigration
Middle school, high school      124 pp.     Abrams      2016
Trade ISBN 978-1-4197-1660-7

Ringgold, Faith  We Came to America
Gr. K–3     32 pp.     Knopf     2016
Trade ISBN 978-0-517-70947-4

Swain, Gwenyth  Hope and Tears: Ellis Island Voices
Gr. 4–6, middle school     115 pp.     Boyds/Calkins     2012
Trade ISBN 978-1-59078-765-6

 

Feminism


Gateway Biographies series

Braun, Eric  Loretta Lynch: First African American Woman Attorney General
Gr. 4–6     48 pp.     Lerner     2016
Library binding ISBN 978-1-5124-0586-6
Ebook ISBN 978-1-5124-0587-3


Roland, James  Ruth Bader Ginsburg: Iconic Supreme Court Justice
Gr. 4–6   
  48 pp.     Lerner     2016
Library binding ISBN 978-1-5124-0596-5
Ebook ISBN 978-1-5124-0597-2


Goddu, Krystyna Poray  A Girl Called Vincent: The Life of Poet Edna St. Vincent Millay
Middle school, high school     208 pp.     Chicago     2016
Trade ISBN 978-1-61373-172-7

Grimes, Nikki Chasing Freedom: The Life Journeys of Harriet Tubman and Susan B. Anthony Inspired by Historical Facts
Gr. K–3, 4–6     56 pp.     Scholastic/Orchard     2015
Trade ISBN 978-0-439-79338-4

Women's Stories from History series

Guillain, Charlotte  Stories of Women's Suffrage: Votes for Women!
Gr. 4–6     112 pp.      Heinemann     2015
Library binding ISBN 978-1-4846-0864-7
Paperback ISBN 978-1-4846-0869-2
Ebook ISBN 978-1-4846-0879-1


Senker, Cath  Stories of Women in the 1960s: Fighting for Freedom
Gr. 4–6     112 pp.     Heinemann      2015
Library binding ISBN 978-1-4846-0866-1
Paperback ISBN 978-1-4846-0871-5
Ebook ISBN 978-1-4846-0881-4


Higgins, Nadia Abushanab  Feminism: Reinventing the F-Word
High school     112 pp.     Twenty-First Century     2016
Trade ISBN 978-1-4677-6147-5
Ebook ISBN 978-1-4677-9578-4

 

Psychology and empowerment


Cain, Susan  Quiet Power: The Secret Strengths of Introverts
With Gregory Mone and Erica Moroz. Illustrated by Grant Snider
Gr. 4–6     259 pp.     Dial    2016
Trade ISBN 978-0-8037-4060-0

Harris, Robie H.  Who We Are!: All About Being the Same and Different
Illustrated by Nadine Bernard Westcott
Gr. K–3     40 pp.     Candlewick     2016
Trade ISBN 978-0-7636-6903-4

Payne, Lauren Murphy  Just Because I Am: A Child's Book of Affirmation
Illustrated by Melissa Iwai
Gr. PS, K–3  
   40 pp.     Free Spirit     2015
Trade ISBN 978-1-63198-051-0
Paperback ISBN 978-1-63198-052-7
New ed., 1994

Payne, Lauren Murphy  We Can Get Along: A Child's Book of Choices
Illustrated by Melissa Iwai
Gr. PS, K–3     40 pp.     Free Spirit     2015
Trade ISBN 978-1-63198-049-7
Paperback ISBN 978-1-63198-027-5
New ed., 1997

Reber, Deborah  Chill: Stress-Reducing Techniques for a More Balanced, Peaceful You
Middle school, high school     213 pp.     Simon Pulse     2015
Trade ISBN 978-1-4814-2810-1
Paperback ISBN 978-1-4814-2809-5
Ebook ISBN 978-1-4814-4045-5
Reissue. 2008, Beyond Words

Reber, Deborah  Doable: The Girls' Guide to Accomplishing Just About Anything
Middle school, high school   198 pp.     Simon Pulse/Beyond Words     2015
Trade ISBN 978-1-58270-467-8
Paperback ISBN 978-1-58270-466-1
Ebook ISBN 978-1-4814-0330-6

Rosen, Michael J.  Just My Type: Understanding Personality Profiles
With Daniel Carlson
Middle school, high school     80 pp.      Twenty-First Century      2016
Library binding ISBN 978-1-4677-8010-0
Ebook ISBN 978-1-4677-9579-1

 

Music makers


Deans, Karen  Swing Sisters: The Story of the International Sweethearts of Rhythm
Illustrated by Joe Cepeda
Gr. K–3     32 pp.     Holiday     2015
Trade ISBN 978-0-8234-1970-8

Hood, Susan Ada's Violin: The Story of the Recycled Orchestra of Paraguay
Illustrated by Sally Wern Comport
Gr. K–3     40 pp.     Simon     2016
Trade ISBN 978-1-4814-3095-1
Ebook ISBN 978-1-4814-3096-8

Neri, G. Hello, I'm Johnny Cash
Illustrated by A. G. Ford
Gr. 4–6     40 pp.      Candlewick     2014
Trade ISBN 978-0-7636-6245-5

Orgill, Roxanne  Jazz Day: The Making of a Famous Photograph
Illustrated by Francis Vallejo
Gr. 4–6     64 pp.     Candlewick     2016
Trade  ISBN 978-0-7636-6954-6

Pinkney, Andrea Davis Rhythm Ride: A Road Trip Through the Motown Sound
Middle school, high school     166 pp.     Roaring Brook     2015
Trade ISBN 978-1-59643-973-3

These titles were featured in the November 2016 issue of Nonfiction Notes from the Horn Book.
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