Nonfiction Picture Book Challenge: What Are You Reading? The Nonfiction Edition

At the beginning of a new year, I spend time trying to find those last few past year titles I have wanted to read and begin to dive into the new releases for a new publishing year. Sometimes I find so many interesting books that I just need to share them in a round-up post. Here is what has jumped out of the stack recently.

Excited to finally have read these 2017 Titles....


Manjhi Moves a Mountain by Nancy Churnin; Illustrated by Danny P (Creston Books, 2017) 


Malala's Magic Pencil by Malala Yousafzai; Illustrated by Kerascoet (Little, Brown Books for Young Readers,2017)


Around the World in a Bathtub: Bathing All Over the Globe by Wade Bradford; Illustrated by Micha Archer (Charlesbridge, 2017)


Robins! How They Grow Up by Eileen Christelow (Clarion Books, 2017)


John Deere, That's Who! by Tracy Nelson Maurer; Illustrated by Tim Zeltner (Henry Holt & Co, 2017)


The Girl Who Ran: Bobbi Gibb, the First Woman to Run the Boston Marathon by Kristina Yee, Frances Poletti; Illustrated by Susanna Chapman (Compendium, Inc, 2017)


Yayoi Kusama: From Here to Infinity by Sarah Suzuki; Illustrated by Ellen Weinstein (Museum of Modern Art, 2017)

Here are a few recent 2018 Titles that jumped out of the pile...


A Lady Has the Floor: Belva Lockwood Speaks Out for Women's Rights by Kate Hannigan; Illustrated by Alison Jay (Calkins Creek, February 20, 2018)


Shaking Things Up: 14 Young Women Who Changed the World by Susan Hood; Illustrated by 13 Extraordinary Women (HarperCollins, January 23, 2018) 


Free as a Bird: The Story of Malala by Lina Maslo (Balzer & Bray, January 23, 2018)


Anybody's Game: Kathryn Johnston, the First Girl to Play Little League Baseball by Heather Lang; Illustrated by Cecilia Puglesi (Albert Whitman, March 1, 2018)

You will see and hear more about these 2018 titles during my March Women's History Month posts. 

Look for these titles at your local bookstore or community library.

Artwork by Sarah S. Brannen ©2017

Artwork by Sarah S. Brannen ©2017

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