Books mentioned in the May 2018 issue of Nonfiction Notes from the Horn Book

Psychology, emotions, and wellness


Savvy: Stress-Busting Survival Guides series

Andrus, Aubre  Happiness Hacks: How to Find Energy & Inspiration
With Karen Bluth; illustrated by Veronica Collignon
Gr. 4–6, middle school     48 pp.     Capstone     2017
Library binding ISBN 978-1-5157-6820-3


Andrus, Aubre  Me Time: How to Manage a Busy Life
With Karen Bluth; illustrated by Veronica Collignon
Gr. 4–6, middle school     48 pp.      Capstone      2017
Library binding ISBN 978-1-5157-6821-0


Andrus, Aubre Stress Less: How to Achieve Inner Calm & Relaxation
With Karen Bluth; illustrated by Veronica Collignon
Gr. 4–6, middle school     48 pp.     Capstone     2017
Library binding ISBN 978-1-5157-6822-7


Bumba Books: Feelings Matter series

Clark, Rosalyn  Feeling Angry
Gr. K–3     24 pp.     Lerner     2017
Library binding ISBN 978-1-5124-3370-8
Paperback ISBN 978-1-5124-5546-5
Ebook ISBN 978-1-5124-5026-2


Clark, Rosalyn  Feeling Happy
Gr. K–3     24 pp.     Lerner     2017
Library binding ISBN 978-1-5124-3368-5
Paperback ISBN 978-1-5124-5545-8
Ebook ISBN 978-1-5124-5025-5


Clark, Rosalyn  Feeling Sad
Gr. K–3     24 pp.     Lerner     2017
Library binding ISBN 978-1-5124-3367-8
Paperback ISBN 978-1-5124-5547-2
Ebook ISBN 978-1-5124-5027-9


Clark, Rosalyn  Feeling Scared
Gr. K–3     24 pp.     Lerner     2017
Library binding ISBN 978-1-5124-3369-2
Paperback ISBN 978-1-5124-5548-9
Ebook ISBN 978-1-5124-5028-6


Character Education series

Murray, Julie  Fairness
Gr. K–3     24 pp.     ABDO Kids     2017
Library binding ISBN 978-1-5321-0008-6
Ebook ISBN 978-1-5321-0077-2


Murray, Julie  Forgiveness
Gr. K–3     24 pp.     ABDO Kids     2017
Library binding ISBN 978-1-5321-0009-3
Ebook ISBN 978-1-5321-0078-9


Murray, Julie  Kindness
Gr. K–3     24 pp.     ABDO Kids     2017
Library binding ISBN 978-1-5321-0010-9
Ebook ISBN 978-1-5321-0079-6


Murray, Julie  Respect
Gr. K–3     24 pp.     ABDO Kids     2017
Library binding ISBN 978-1-5321-0011-6
Ebook ISBN 978-1-5321-0080-2


Murray, Julie  Responsibility
Gr. K–3     24 pp.     ABDO Kids     2017
Library binding ISBN 978-1-5321-0012-3
Ebook ISBN 978-1-5321-0081-9


Murray, Julie  Trust
Gr. K–3     24 pp.     ABDO Kids     2017
Library binding ISBN 978-1-5321-0013-0
Ebook ISBN 978-1-5321-0082-6


Nuchi, Adah  Bunk 9's Guide to Growing Up: Secrets, Tips, and Expert Advice on the Good, the Bad & the Awkward
Illustrated by Meg Hunt
Gr. 4–6, middle school     190 pp.     Workman     2017
Trade ISBN 978-1-5235-0268-4
Paperback ISBN 978-0-7611-9359-3

Mind Games series

Olson, Elsie  Dreams and What They Mean: Facts, Trivia, and Quizzes
Gr. 4–6, middle school     32 pp.     Lerner     2017
Library binding ISBN 978-1-5124-3417-0
Ebook ISBN 978-1-5124-4939-6


Olson, Elsie  Memory Fun: Facts, Trivia, and Quizzes
Gr. 4–6, middle school     32 pp.     Lerner     2017
Library binding ISBN 978-1-5124-3418-7
Ebook ISBN 978-1-5124-4941-9


Potts, Francesca  What's Your Personality?: Facts, Trivia, and Quizzes
Gr. 4–6, middle school     32 pp.     Lerner     2017
Library binding ISBN 978-1-5124-3413-2
Ebook ISBN 978-1-5124-4942-6


 

Adolescence and sexuality


Bialik, Mayim  Girling Up: How to Be Strong, Smart and Spectacular
Middle school, high school     179 pp.     Philomel     2017
Trade ISBN 978-0-399-54860-4

Bloom, Naama  Helloflo: The Guide, Period.
Illustrated by Fleur Sciortino
Gr. 4–6     161 pp.     Dutton     2017
Trade ISBN 978-0-399-18731-5
Paperback ISBN 978-0-399-18729-2
Ebook ISBN 978-0-399-18730-8

Harris, Robie H.  It's Perfectly Normal: Changing Bodies, Growing Up, Sex, and Sexual Health
Illustrated by Michael Emberley
Gr. 4–6     99 pp.     Candlewick     2014     New ed., 1994
Trade ISBN 978-0-7636-6871-6
Paperback ISBN 978-0-7636-6872-3

Harris, Robie H.  It's So Amazing!: A Book About Eggs, Sperm, Birth, Babies, and Families
Illustrated by Michael Emberley
Gr. K–3     82 pp.     Candlewick     2014     New ed., 1999
Trade ISBN 978-0-7636-6873-0
Paperback ISBN 978-0-7636-6874-7

Higginbotham, Anastasia  Tell Me About Sex, Grandma [Ordinary Terrible Things series]
Gr. K–3     64 pp.     Feminist     2017
Trade ISBN 978-1-558-61419-2

Wittenstein, Vicki Oransky  Reproductive Rights: Who Decides?
Middle school, high school     160 pp.     Twenty-First Century     2016
Library binding ISBN 978-1-4677-4187-3
Ebook ISBN 978-1-4677-8804-5

 

Refugees and immigrants


Currie, Stephen  Undocumented Immigrant Youth [Forgotten Youth series]
Middle school, high school     80 pp.     ReferencePoint     2016
Library binding ISBN 978-1-60152-980-0
Ebook ISBN 978-1-60152-981-7

Seeking Refuge series

Glynne, Andy  Ali's Story: A Real-Life Account of His Journey from Afghanistan
Illustrated by Salvador Maldonado
Gr. K–3     32 pp.     Capstone/Picture Window     2017
Library binding ISBN 978-1-5158-1412-2
Ebook ISBN 978-1-5158-1417-7


Glynne, Andy  Juliane's Story: A Real-Life Account of Her Journey from Zimbabwe
Illustrated by Karl Hammond
Gr. K–3     32 pp.     Capstone/Picture Window     2017
Library binding ISBN 978-1-5158-1414-6
Ebook ISBN 978-1-5158-1419-1


Immigrant Experiences series

Henzel, Cynthia Kennedy  Mexican Immigrants: In Their Shoes
Gr. 4–6, middle school     32 pp.     Child's     2017
Library binding ISBN 978-1503820302


Hutchison, Patricia  Somali Immigrants: In Their Shoes
Gr. 4–6, middle school     32 pp.     Child's     2017
Library binding ISBN 978-1503820319


MacCarald, Clara  Japanese Immigrants: In Their Shoes
Gr. 4–6, middle school     32 pp.     Child's     2017
Library binding ISBN 978-1503820272


Monnig, Alex  German Immigrants: In Their Shoes
Gr. 4–6, middle school     32 pp.     Child's     2017
Library binding ISBN 978-1503820265


McCarney, Rosemary  Where Will I Live?
Gr. K–3, 4–6     24 pp.     Second Story     2017
Trade ISBN 978-1-77260-028-5

Roberts, Ceri  Refugees and Migrants [Children in Our World series]
Illustrated by Hanane Kai
Gr. K–3, 4–6     32 pp.     Barron's     2017
Trade ISBN 978-1-4380-5020-1

 

Pollution and conservation


Ecological Disasters series

Barker, David M.  E-Waste
Middle school, high school     112 pp.     ABDO/Essential Library     2017
Library binding ISBN 978-1-5321-1022-1
Ebook ISBN 978-1-6807-8807-5


Hand, Carol  Melting Arctic Ice
Middle school, high school     112 pp.     ABDO/Essential Library     2017
Library binding ISBN 978-1-5321-1025-2
Ebook ISBN 978-1-6807-8810-5


Perdew, Laura  The California Drought
Middle school, high school     112 pp.     ABDO/Essential Library     2017
Library binding ISBN 978-1-5321-1020-7
Ebook ISBN 978-1-6807-8805-1


Perdew, Laura  The Great Pacific Garbage Patch
Middle school, high school     112 pp. ABDO/Essential Library     2017
Library binding ISBN 978-1-5321-1023-8
Ebook ISBN 978-1-6807-8808-2


Barnard, Bryn  The New Ocean: The Fate of Life in a Changing Sea
Gr. 4–6     40 pp.     Knopf     2017
Trade ISBN 978-0-375-87049-1
Library binding ISBN 978-0-375-97049-8
Ebook ISBN 978-0-307-97403-7

Keeping Cities Clean series

Heos, Bridget  Follow That Bottle!: A Plastic Recycling Journey
Illustrated by Alex Westgate
Gr. K–3     24 pp.     Amicus Illustrated     2016
Library binding ISBN 978-1-60753-964-3
Ebook ISBN 978-1-68151-082-8


Heos, Bridget  Follow That Garbage!: A Journey to the Landfill
Illustrated by Alex Westgate
Gr. K–3     24 pp.     Amicus Illustrated     2016
Library binding ISBN 978-1-60753-963-6
Ebook ISBN 978-1-68151-081-1


Heos, Bridget  Follow That Paper!: A Paper Recycling Journey
Illustrated by Alex Westgate
Gr. K–3     24 pp.     Amicus Illustrated     2016
Library binding ISBN 978-1-60753-965-0
Ebook ISBN 978-1-68151-083-5


Heos, Bridget  Follow That Tap Water!: A Journey Down the Drain
Illustrated by Alex Westgate
Gr. K–3     24 pp. Amicus Illustrated     2016
Library binding ISBN 978-1-60753-962-9
Ebook ISBN 978-1-68151-080-4


Kallen, Stuart A.  Trashing the Planet: Examining Our Global Garbage Glut
Middle school, high school     104 pp.     Twenty-First Century     2017
Library binding ISBN 978-1-5124-1314-4
Ebook ISBN 978-1-5124-4866-5

Stewart, Melissa  Droughts [Let's-Read-and-Find-Out Science series]
Illustrated by André Ceolin
Gr. K–3     40 pp.     HarperCollins/Harper      2017
Trade ISBN 978-0-06-238666-3
Paperback ISBN 978-0-06-238665-6

 

Engineering and technology


Super Simple Engineering Projects series

Bernhardt, Carolyn  Engineer It! Bridge Projects
Gr. K–3     32 pp.     ABDO/Super SandCastle     2017
Library binding ISBN 978-1-5321-1122-8
Ebook ISBN 978-1-6807-8907-2


Bernhardt, Carolyn  Engineer It! Canal Projects
Gr. K–3     32 pp.     ABDO/Super SandCastle     2017
Library binding ISBN 978-1-5321-1123-5
Ebook ISBN 978-1-6807-8908-9


Bernhardt, Carolyn  Engineer It! Dam Projects
Gr. K–3     32 pp.     ABDO/Super SandCastle     2017
Library binding ISBN 978-1-5321-1124-2
Ebook ISBN 978-1-6807-8909-6


Bernhardt, Carolyn  Engineer It! Road Projects
Gr. K–3     32 pp.     ABDO/Super SandCastle     2017
Library binding ISBN 978-1-5321-1125-9
Ebook ISBN 978-1-6807-8910-2


Bernhardt, Carolyn  Engineer It! Skyscraper Projects
Gr. K–3     32 pp.     ABDO/Super SandCastle     2017
Library binding ISBN 978-1-5321-1126-6
Ebook ISBN 978-1-6807-8911-9


Bernhardt, Carolyn  Engineer It! Tunnel Projects
Gr. K–3     32 pp.     ABDO/Super SandCastle     2017
Library binding ISBN 978-1-5321-1127-3
Ebook ISBN 978-1-6807-8912-6


Engineering That Made America series

Bethea, Nikole Brooks  The Invention of the Assembly Line
Gr. 4–6     32 pp.     Child's     2017
Library binding ISBN 978-1503816367


Hutchison, Patricia  The Invention of the Airplane
Gr. 4–6     32 pp.     Child's     2017
Library binding ISBN 978-1503816398


MacCarald, Clara  The Invention of the Transistor
Gr. 4–6     32 pp.     Child's     2017
Library binding ISBN 978-1503816381


Ringstad, Arnold  The Building of the Hoover Dam
Gr. 4–6     32 pp.     Child's     2017
Library binding ISBN 978-1-5038-1637-4


Building by Design series

Conley, Kate  Engineering the Golden Gate Bridge
Gr. 4–6, middle school     48 pp. ABDO/Core Library     2017
Library binding ISBN 978-1-5321-1166-2
Ebook ISBN 978-1-6807-8951-5


LaPierre, Yvette  Engineering the Colosseum
Gr. 4–6, middle school     48 pp. ABDO/Core Library     2017
Library binding ISBN 978-1-5321-1164-8
Ebook ISBN 978-1-6807-8949-2


McCarthy, Cecilia Pinto  Engineering the NYC Subway System
Gr. 4–6, middle school     48 pp.     ABDO/Core Library     2017
Library binding ISBN 978-1-5321-1168-6
Ebook ISBN 978-1-6807-8953-9


Slingerland, Janet  Engineering the Eiffel Tower
Gr. 4–6, middle school     48 pp.     ABDO/Core Library     2017
Library binding ISBN 978-1-5321-1165-5
Ebook ISBN 978-1-6807-8950-8


Cutting Edge Technology series

Kallen, Stuart A.  Cutting Edge Energy Technology
Middle school, high school     80 pp.     ReferencePoint     2016
Library binding ISBN 978-1-68282-038-4
Ebook ISBN 978-1-68282-039-1


Kallen, Stuart A.  Cutting Edge Entertainment Technology
Middle school, high school     80 pp.     ReferencePoint     2016
Library binding ISBN 978-1-68282-040-7
Ebook ISBN 978-1-68282-041-4


Sheen, Barbara  Cutting Edge Military Technology
Middle school, high school     80 pp.     ReferencePoint     2016
Library binding ISBN 978-1-68282-044-5
Ebook ISBN 978-1-68282-045-2


Sheen, Barbara  Cutting Edge Transportation Technology
Middle school, high school     80 pp.     ReferencePoint     2016
Library binding ISBN 978-1-68282-046-9
Ebook ISBN 978-1-68282-047-6


Steffens, Bradley  Cutting Edge Internet Technology
Middle school, high school     80 pp.     ReferencePoint     2016
Library binding ISBN 978-1-68282-090-2
Ebook ISBN 978-1-68282-091-9


Smibert, Angie  Exciting Engineering Activities [First Facts: Curious Scientists series]
Gr. K–3     24 pp.     Capstone     2017
Library binding ISBN 978-1-5157-6884-5
Paperback ISBN 978-1-5157-6890-6
Ebook ISBN 978-1-5157-6902-6

These titles were featured in the May 2018 issue of Nonfiction Notes from the Horn Book.
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