Books mentioned in the October 2017 issue of Nonfiction Notes from the Horn Book

Harvest and agriculture


Eliot, Hannah  Carrots Like Peas: And Other Fun Facts
Illustrated by Aaron Spurgeon
Gr. K–3     32 pp.     Little Simon     2015
Trade ISBN 978-1-4814-3541-3
Paperback ISBN 978-1-4814-3540-6
Ebook ISBN 978-1-4814-3542-0

Food Matters series

Felix, Rebecca  Eating Ethically
Gr. 4–6, middle school      48 pp.     ABDO/Core Library     2015
Library binding ISBN 978-1-62403-861-7


Laine, Carolee  Food Safety Basics
Gr. 4–6, middle school      48 pp.     ABDO/Core Library     2015
Library binding ISBN 978-1-62403-863-1


Lusted, Marcia Amidon  Gluten-Free and Other Special Diets
Gr. 4–6, middle school      48 pp.     ABDO/Core Library     2015
Library binding ISBN 978-1-62403-865-5


Reinke, Beth Bence  Nutrition Basics
Gr. 4–6, middle school      48 pp.     ABDO/Core Library     2015
Library binding ISBN 978-1-62403-866-2


Rissman, Rebecca  Eating Organic
Gr. 4–6, middle school      48 pp.     ABDO/Core Library     2015
Library binding ISBN 978-1-62403-862-4


Rissman, Rebecca  Genetically Modified Food
Gr. 4–6, middle school      48 pp.     ABDO/Core Library     2015
Library binding ISBN 978-1-62403-864-8


Rissman, Rebecca  Processed Foods
Gr. 4–6, middle school      48 pp.     ABDO/Core Library     2015
Library binding ISBN 978-1-62403-867-9


Rissman, Rebecca Urban Farming
Gr. 4–6, middle school      48 pp.     ABDO/Core Library     2015
Library binding ISBN 978-1-62403-868-6


Hand, Carol  Sustainable Agriculture [Cutting-Edge Science and Technology series]
Middle school, high school     112 pp.     ABDO/Essential Library     2016
Library binding ISBN 978-1-62403-919-5

Lin, Grace and McKneally, Ranida T.  Our Food: A Healthy Serving of Science and Poems
Illustrated by Grace Zong
Gr. K–3     40 pp.     Charlesbridge     2016
ISBN 978-1-58089-590-3
Ebook ISBN 978-1-60734-844-3

First Step Nonfiction: Observing Fall series

Lindeen, Mary  I Eat Apples in Fall
Gr. K–3     24 pp.     Lerner     2016
Library binding ISBN 978-1-5124-0793-8
Paperback ISBN 978-1-5124-1211-6
Ebook ISBN 978-1-5124-0992-5


Lindeen, Mary  I Pick Fall Pumpkins
Gr. K–3     24 pp.    Lerner    2016
Library binding ISBN 978-1-5124-0796-9
Paperback ISBN 978-1-5124-1214-7
Ebook ISBN 978-1-5124-0995-6


Lindeen, Mary  I Watch Fall Harvests
Gr. K–3     24 pp.    Lerner    2016
Library binding ISBN 978-1-5124-0794-5
Paperback ISBN 978-1-5124-1216-1
Ebook ISBN 978-1-5124-0997-0


 

Our universe


Cloverleaf Books: Space Adventures series

Bellisario, Gina  To Mars!
Illustrated by Mike Moran
Gr. K–3     24 pp.     Millbrook    2017
Library binding ISBN 978-1-5124-2539-0
Paperback ISBN 978-1-5124-3083-7
Ebook ISBN 978-1-5124-2832-2


Bellisario, Gina  To Planet Earth!
Illustrated by Paula Becker
Gr. K–3     24 pp.     Millbrook    2017
Library binding ISBN 978-1-5124-2535-2
Paperback ISBN 978-1-5124-3084-4
Ebook ISBN 978-1-5124-2831-5


Bellisario, Gina  To the Stars!
Illustrated by Mike Moran
Gr. K–3     24 pp.    Millbrook    2017
Library binding ISBN 978-1-5124-2537-6
Paperback ISBN 978-1-5124-3086-8
Ebook ISBN 978-1-5124-2834-6


Shepherd, Jodie  To the Moon!
Illustrated by Mike Byrne
Gr. K–3     24 pp.     Millbrook    2017
Library binding ISBN 978-1-5124-2536-9
Paperback ISBN 978-1-5124-3085-1
Ebook ISBN 978-1-5124-3085-1


Shepherd, Jodie  To the Sun!
Illustrated by Paula Becker
Gr. K–3     24 pp.    Millbrook    2017
Library binding ISBN 978-1-5124-2538-3
Paperback ISBN 978-1-5124-3087-5
Ebook ISBN 978-1-5124-2835-3


Checkerboard Library: Exploring Our Universe series

Doudna, Kelly  The Moon
Gr. 4–6     32 pp.    ABDO    2017
Library binding ISBN 978-1-68078-405-3
Ebook ISBN 978-1-68079-758-9


Hudak, Heather C.  Galaxies
Gr. 4–6     32 pp.    ABDO    2017
Library binding ISBN 978-1-68078-404-6
Ebook ISBN 978-1-68079-757-2


Hudak, Heather C.  The Sun
Gr. 4–6     32 pp.    ABDO    2017
Library binding ISBN 978-1-68078-409-1
Ebook ISBN 978-1-68079-762-6


Kukla, Lauren  The Amazing Universe
Gr. 4–6     32 pp.   ABDO     2017
Library binding ISBN 978-1-68078-402-2
Ebook ISBN 978-1-68079-755-8


Kukla, Lauren  Asteroids, Comets, and Meteoroids
Gr. 4–6     32 pp.    ABDO    2017
Library binding ISBN 978-1-68078-403-9
Ebook ISBN 978-1-68079-756-5


Kukla, Lauren  Planets
Gr. 4–6     32 pp.    ABDO    2017
Library binding ISBN 978-1-68078-406-0
Ebook ISBN 978-1-68079-759-6


Kukla, Lauren  Stars
Gr. 4–6     32 pp.    ABDO    2017
Library binding ISBN 978-1-68078-408-4
Ebook ISBN 978-1-68079-761-9


Kenney, Karen Latchana  Exoplanets: Worlds Beyond Our Solar System
Middle school, high school     88 pp.    Twenty-First Century    2017
Library binding ISBN 978-1-5124-0086-1
Ebook ISBN 978-1-5124-2849-0

Roland, James  Black Holes [Space Discovery Guides series]
Gr. 4–6     48 pp.    Lerner    2017
Library binding ISBN 978-1-5124-2586-4
Ebook ISBN 978-1-5124-2794-3

Siy, Alexandra  Voyager's Greatest Hits: The Epic Trek to Interstellar Space
Gr. K–3     74 pp.    Charlesbridge    2017
Trade ISBN 978-1-58089-728-0
Ebook ISBN 978-1-60734-955-6

 

Fascinating facts


Bradford, Wade  Around the World in a Bathtub: Bathing All Over the Globe
Illustrated by Micha Archer
Gr. K–3     32 pp.     Charlesbridge     2017
Trade ISBN 978-1-58089-544-6
Ebook ISBN 978-1-60734-947-1

Eaton, Gale  A History of Ambition in 50 Hoaxes
Introduction by Phillip Hoose
Middle school, high school     271 pp.     Tilbury     2016
Trade ISBN 978-0-88448-465-3
Paperback ISBN 978-0-88448-492-9
Ebook ISBN 978-0-88448-493-6

Fixx, John D. and Fixx, James F.  The Curious Guide to Things That Aren't
Illustrated by Abby Carter
Gr. 4–6     110 pp.     Walter Foster     2016
Trade ISBN 978-1-63322-176-5

Flynn, Sarah Wassner  This Book Stinks!: Gross Garbage, Rotten Rubbish, and the Science of Trash
Gr. 4–6     128 pp.     National Geographic     2017
Library binding ISBN 978-1-4263-2731-5
Paperback ISBN 978-1-4263-2730-8

Osborne, Mary Pope and Boyce, Natalie Pope  Magic Tree House Incredible Fact Book
Illustrated by Sal Murdocca
Gr. K–3     133 pp.     Random House     2016
Trade ISBN 978-0-399-55117-8
Library binding ISBN 978-0-399-55118-5
Ebook ISBN 978-0-399-55134-5

 

Extreme weather


Arnosky, Jim  Frozen Wild: How Animals Survive in the Coldest Places on Earth
Gr. 4–6     32 pp.     Sterling     2015
Trade ISBN 978-1-4549-1025-1

Cherrix, Amy  Eye of the Storm: NASA, Drones, and the Race to Crack the Hurricane Code [Scientists in the Field series]
Gr. 4–6, middle school     76 pp.     Houghton     2017
Trade ISBN 978-0-544-41165-4

Kenah, Katharine  Flood Warning [Let's-Read-and-Find-Out Science series]
Illustrated by Amy Schimler-Safford
Gr. K–3     40 pp.     HarperCollins/Harper     2016
Trade ISBN 978-0-06-238662-5
Paperback ISBN 978-0-06-238661-8

Kostigen, Thomas M.  Extreme Weather: Surviving Tornadoes, Sandstorms, Hailstorms, Blizzards, Hurricanes, and More!
Gr. 4–6     112 pp.     National Geographic     2014
Library binding ISBN 978-1-4263-1812-2
Paperback ISBN 978-1-4263-1811-5

Miller, Ron  Chasing the Storm: Tornadoes, Meteorology, and Weather Watching
Middle school, high school     64 pp.     Twenty-First Century     2014
Library binding ISBN 978-1-4677-1284-2
Ebook ISBN 978-1-4677-2546-0

 

Photographers


Aronson, Marc and Budhos, Marina  Eyes of the World: Robert Capa, Gerda Taro, and the Invention of Modern Photojournalism
High school     294 pp.     Holt     2017
Trade ISBN 978-0-8050-9835-8
Ebook ISBN 978-1-2501-0967-5

Greenberg, Jan and Jordan, Sandra  Meet Cindy Sherman: Artist, Photographer, Chameleon
Gr. 4–6, middle school     64 pp.     Roaring Brook/Porter     2017
Trade ISBN 978-1-62672-520-1

Loney, Andrea J.  Take a Picture of Me, James VanDerZee
Gr. K–3     40     pp.     Lee     2017
Trade ISBN 978-1-62014-260-8

Rosenstock, Barb  Dorothea's Eyes: Dorothea Lange Photographs the Truth
Illustrated by Gérard DuBois
Gr. K–3, 4–6     32 pp.     Boyds/Calkins     2016
Trade ISBN 978-1-62979-208-8

Weatherford, Carole Boston  Gordon Parks: How the Photographer Captured Black and White America
Illustrated by Jamey Christoph
Gr. K–3     32 pp.     Whitman     2015
Trade ISBN 978-0-8075-3017-7

These titles were featured in the October 2017 issue of Nonfiction Notes from the Horn Book.
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