The Nonfiction Detectives and I are hosting a Non-Fiction Picture Book Challenge. At the beginning of each month, my goal is to post all of the new non-fiction picture books being released over the next 30 days.
February 1, 2012
*A Blackhole is Not a Hole by Carolyn Cinami Decristofano, Michael Carroll
A Leaf Can Be by Laura Purdie Salas, Illustrated by Violeta Dabija
Snowmobile: Bombardier's Dream Machine by Jules Older
February 8, 2012
The President's Stuck in the Bathtub: Poems About the Presidents by Susan Katz, Illustrated by Robert Neubecker
February 14, 2012
Citizen Scientist by Loree Griffin Burns, Ellen Harasimowicz
*The Impossible Rescue by Martin W. Sandler
There Goes Ted Williams: The Greatest Hitter Whoever Lived by Matt Taveres
Outside Your Window: A First Book of Nature by Nicola Davies, Illustrated by Mark Heard
February 15, 2012
I Lay My Stitches Down: Poems of American Slavery by Cynthia Grady, Illustrated by Michelle Wood
February 16, 2012
Women Explorers by Julia Cummins, Illustrated by Cheryl Harness
February 28, 2012
*Boston's Great Molasses Flood by Deborah Kops
Georgia in Hawaii: When Georgia O'Keeffe Painted What She Pleased by Amy Novesky, Illustrated by Yuyi Morales
The links for the above books will take you directly to the IndieBound.org book page for purchasing information, unless otherwise noted. Please note, I do not make anything off these links or profit in anyway from posting the links. If you know of a book that should be included in this list, please include the title and author in the comments section and I will update the list.
* Indicates Non-fiction children's books that are not specifically picture books.