Nonfiction Picture Book Challenge: AAAS/Subaru SB&F Prize for Excellence

Since I am traveling this week, I am doing a short post to share the 2019 finalists of the AAAS/Subaru SB&F Prize for Excellence in Children’s Science Picture Book Awards.

Congratulations to the six finalists….


A House in the Sky: And Other Uncommon Animal Homes by Steve Jenkins, Illustrated by Robin Gourley (Charlesbridge, May 2018)


What Do They Do With All That Poo? by Jane Kurtz, Illustrated by Allison Black (Beach Lane Books, June 2018)


Living Things and Nonliving Things (A Compare and Contrast Book) by Kevin Kurtz (Arbordale Publishing, September 2017)


Iqbal and His Ingenious Idea: How a Science Project Helps One Family and the Planet by Elizabeth Suneby, Illustrated by Rebecca Green (Kids Can Press, May 2018)


Many: The Diversity of Life on Earth by Nicola Davies, Illustrated by Emily Sutton (Candlewick Press, 2017)

The winner will be chosen in December from one of the six finalists listed above. Look for each of these books at your local indie bookstore or community library.

Artwork by Sarah S. Brannen ©2017

Artwork by Sarah S. Brannen ©2017

Don’t forget to link up your nonfiction reviews…