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Week in Review, September 23rd - 27th

This week on hbook.com... Duncan Tonatiuh Talks with Roger Nonfiction Notes from the Horn Book, September 2019 issue: health and human body, undocumented immigrant experiences, coding and computer science, and exploration Reviews of the Week: Picture Book: Sweep by Louise Greig; illus. by Júlia Sardà  Fiction: More to the Story by Hena Khan Nonfiction:...
      

Books mentioned in the September 2019 issue of Nonficton Notes from the Horn Book

Health and human body Fishman, Seth  Power Up Illustrated by Isabel Greenberg Gr. K–3    40 pp.    Greenwillow    2019 Trade ISBN 978-0-06-245579-6 Ritchie, Scot  See How We Move!: A First Book of Health and Well-Being [Exploring Our Community] Gr. K–3    32 pp.    Kids Can    2018 Trade ISBN 978-1-77138-967-9 Settel, Joanne  Your...
      

Exploration

Bergreen, Laurence  Magellan: Over the Edge of the World Middle school, high school    211 pp.    Roaring Brook This adaptation of the author's adult book chronicles Ferdinand Magellan's historic, globe-circumnavigating search for the Spice Islands. The conflict between Portugal and Spain and suspicion of Magellan's loyalty to the Spanish crown are...
      

Coding and computer science

Alkire, Jessie  Code It!: Programming and Keyboards You Can Create Yourself Gr. 4–6    32 pp.    ABDO Checkerboard Library: Cool Makerspace Gadgets & Gizmos series. This short volume introduces makerspaces and coding, providing instructions for six projects that use either Scratch or Makey Makeys. Photographs accompany clear, reproducible instructions, and brightly...
      

Undocumented immigrant experiences

Arce, Julissa  Someone like Me: How One Undocumented Girl Fought for Her American Dream Gr. 4–6, middle school    240 pp.    Little, Brown At once heartbreaking and full of hope, this moving memoir is a survival story that recounts the Mexican American author's adolescence spent as an undocumented immigrant in Texas....
      

Health and human body

Fishman, Seth  Power Up Gr. K–3    40 pp.    Greenwillow Illustrated by Isabel Greenberg. This broad-strokes introduction to human physiology explains how energy powers all the body's processes. The text presents information with clarity, humor, and wonder. Greenberg's digital illustrations match the celebratory tone, with a brown-skinned girl with two puffball...
      

Nonfiction Notes from the Horn Book

Nonfiction Notes from the Horn Book was a quarterly supplement to our monthly e-newsletter Notes from the Horn Book. Nonfiction Notes provided recommendations of recently published nonfiction books, by topic, across grade levels, ability levels, and all areas of interest. All reviews are from The Horn Book Guide. The Common Core State Standards Initiative...

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