Nonfiction Picture Book Wednesday - March 2013 Releases

As part of the Nonfiction Picture Book Challenge, I try to give a heads up on new releases for the month.  Here are some of titles that I found being released in March 2013.  Books marked with an asterik (*) indicated full length chapter books for grades 5 to 8.

March 1, 2013

Hoop Genius: How a Desperate Teacher and a Rowdy Gym Class Invented Basketball by John Coy; Illustrated by Joe Morse (Carolrhoda Books)

March 5, 2013

Tito Puente, Mambo King/Tito Puente, Rey del Mambo by Monica Brown; Illustrated by Rafael Lopéz (Rayo)

March 12, 2013

The World is Waiting for You by Barbara Kerley (National Geographic Children's Book)

Twelve Days of New York by Tonya Bolden; Illustrated by Gilbert Ford (Abrahms)

March 28, 2013

How the Oysters Saved the Bay by Jeff Dombek (Schiffer Publishing)

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