Nonfiction Picture Book Releases 2012

The Nonfiction Detectives and I are hosting a Non-Fiction Picture Book Challenge.  My goal has been to kick off the month with the new nonfiction picture book release titles.  December isn't a huge month for new releases, but I am including many titles that I have recently discovered were released in 2012.  Please share with me titles that you have found.

January 2012

Touch the Sky: Alice Coachman, Olympic High Jumper by Ann Malaspina; Illustrated by Eric Velasquez

March 2012
Queen of the Track: Alice Coachman Olympic High-Jump Champion by Heather Lang; Illustrated by Floyd Cooper

June 1, 2012

George Bellows: Painter with a Punch! by Robert Burleigh

June 19, 2012
Martin de Porres: The Rose in the Desert by Gary D. Schmidt; Illustrated by David Diaz

September 18, 2012

From the Good Mountain: How Gutenberg Changed the World by James Rumford

September 26, 2012

Birds of a Feather by Bernadette Gervais

October 1, 2012

Buffalo Bird Girl: A Hidatsa Story by S.D. Nelson

Nic Bishop Snakes by Nic Bishop

October 9, 2012

The Extraordinary Music of Mr. Ives: The True Story of a Famous American Composer by Joanne Stanbridge

December 4, 2012

Fifty Cents and a Dream: Young Booker T. Washington by Jabari Asim; Illustrated by Bryan Collier

The links for the above books will take you directly to the 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.  

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