Nonfiction Picture Book Challenge: January New Releases

Recently, I started looking for nonfiction titles that will be released in 2019. I have been scrolling through publisher catalogs, online book review sites, and searching for favorite nonfiction authors to see when their next books are being released. I currently have shelved 116 titles to read. Each month, I will attempt to share those new titles with you.

Here are eleven new titles that were recently released. Unfortunately, at this point, I haven’t gotten my hands on them to check for quality but after I have a chance to read them, I will share my favorites.

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What If I Had a T. Rex Teeth? And Other Dinosaur Parts by Sandra Markle, Illustrated by Howard McWilliam (Scholastic, December 26, 2018)

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Hair! Animal Fur, Wool, and More by Marilyn Singer, Illustrations by Julie Colombet (Millbrook Press, January 2019)

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Little Monsters of the Ocean: Metamorphosis Under the Waves by Heather L. Montgomery (Millbrook Press, January 2010)

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The Roots of Rap: 16 Bars on the 4 Pillars of Hip Hop by Carole Boston Weatherford, Illustrated by Frank Morrison (Little Bee Books, January 2019)

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A Song for Gwendolyn Brooks by Alice Faye Duncan (Sterling Children’s Books, January 2019)

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Superheroes are Everywhere by Kamala Harris, Illustrated by Mechal Renee Roe (Philomel Books, January 2018)

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Baby Elephant Joins the Herd by American Museum of Natural History (Sterling, January 2019)

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Brave Ballerina: The Story of Janet Collins by Michelle Meadows, Illustrated by Ebony Glenn (Henry Holt & Co., January 2019)

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Grandpa Stops a War: A Paul Robeson Story by Susan Robeson, Illustrated by Rod Brown (Triangle Square, January 2019)

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Fearless Mary: Mary Fields, American Stage Coach Driver by Tami Charles, Illustrated by Claire Almon (Albert Whitman & Co, January 2019)

Look for these and other titles at your local indie bookstore or public library.

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Don’t forget to link up your nonfiction reviews below…