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Book Review: Preschool to Grade 4 Nonfiction | November 2013

SLJ1311w PreNonfic Book Review: Preschool to Grade 4 Nonfiction | November 2013

Northwest Passage (Rogers)
©2013 by Matt James

Preschool to Grade 4

ABRAMOVITZ , Melissa. The World’s Smallest Country and Other Geography Records. ISBN 9781476502410. LC 2013001987.

RUSTAD , Martha E. H. Earth’s Hottest Place and Other Earth Science Records. ISBN 9781476502571.

––––. The World’s Longest Snake and Other Animal Records. ISBN 9781476502588.

ea vol: 24p. (Wow! Series). further reading. glossary. index. photos. websites. Capstone. 2013. lib. ed. $24.65. ebook available.

ALOIAN , Molly. How Do We Know It Is Fall? ISBN 9780778709619; ISBN 9780778709657.

–––. How Do We Know It Is Spring? ISBN 9780778709596; ISBN 9780778709633.

–––. How Do We Know It Is Summer? ISBN 9780778709602; ISBN 9780778709640.

–––. How Do We Know It Is Winter? ISBN 9780778709626; ISBN 9780778709664.

ea vol: 24p. (Seasons Close-Up Series). diag. further reading. glossary. illus. index. photos. websites. Crabtree. 2013. lib. ed. $22.60; pap. $7.95. ebook available.

AMOROSO , Cynthia. Generosity. ISBN 9781623235192. LC 2013931448.

––––. Respect. ISBN 9781623235246. LC 2013931452.

––––. Tolerance. ISBN 9781623235277. LC 2013931456.

ea vol: 24p. (Values to Live By Series). further reading. glossary. index. photos. websites. The Child’s World. 2013. lib. ed. $25.64.

BAILEY , Megan. Fit and Fun. ISBN 9781623235437. LC 2013931364.

––––. Healthy Eating Choices. ISBN 9781623235406. LC 2013931337.

LANG , Elizabeth. First Aid Basics. ISBN 9781623235376. LC 2013931382.

RITTER , Christie Rose. Obesity. ISBN 9781623235383. LC 2013931339.

ea vol: 24p. (Healthy Kids Series). further reading. glossary. index. photos. websites. The Child’s World. 2013. lib. ed. $27.07.

BOOTHROYD , Jennifer. Map My Home. ISBN 9781467711104; ISBN 9781467717397. LC 2012042554.

––––. Map My Neighborhood. ISBN 9781467711111; ISBN 9781467717403. LC 2012037533.

––––. Map My Room. ISBN 9781467711098; ISBN 9781467717410. LC 2012038663.

––––. Map My State. ISBN 9781467711128; ISBN 9781467717427. LC 2012045590.

ea vol: 24p. (First Step Nonfiction–Map It Out Series). diag. glossary. index. maps. photos. Lerner. 2013. lib. ed. $22.60; ebk. $16.95.

BOYNTON , Sandra. Frog Trouble: And Eleven Other Pretty Serious Songs. w/CD. illus. by author. 65p. diag. photos. reprods. Workman. 2013. RTE $16.95. ISBN 9780761171768. LC 2013025406.

BUNTING , Eve. The Cart That Carried Martin. illus. by Don Tate. 32p. Charlesbridge. Nov. 2013. RTE $16.95. ISBN 9781580893879; ebk. $9.99. ISBN 9781607346012. LC 2012026688.

DONALD , Rhonda Lucas. Dino Tracks. illus. by Cathy Morrison. ISBN 9781607186199; ISBN 9781607186311; ISBN 97816 07186434. LC 2012045093.

KURTZ , Kevin. A Day in the Deep. illus. by Erin E. Hunter. ISBN 9781607186175; ISBN 9781607186298; ISBN 9781607186410. LC 2012045089.

ea vol: 32p. chart. maps. Sylvan Dell. 2013. Tr $17.95; pap. $9.95; ebk. $9.95.

DYLAN , Bob. If Dogs Run Free. illus. by Scott Campbell. 40p. S & S/Atheneum. 2013. Tr $17.99. ISBN 978-1451648799; ebk. $12.99. ISBN 9781451648805. LC 2012004224.

EVANS , Lynette. Whose Egg?: A Lift-the-Flap Book. illus. by Guy Troughton. 36p. Insight Editions. 2013. Tr $16.99. ISBN 9781608872039.

FISHER , Doris. Army Camels: Texas Ships of the Desert. illus. by Julie Dupré Buckner. 32p. Pelican. 2013. Tr $16.99. ISBN 9781455618231. LC 2013007558.

FRAZEL , Ellen. Bow Hunting. ISBN 9781600148897. LC 2012035265.

––––. Deep Sea Fishing. ISBN 9781600148903. LC 2012036095.

GREEN , Sara. Kayaking. ISBN 97816 00148910. LC 2012038632.

––––. Mountain Climbing. ISBN 97816 00148927. LC 2012037784.

ea vol: 24p. (Outdoor Adventures Series). diag. further reading. glossary. index. maps. photos. websites. Bellwether Media. 2013. lib. ed. $22.95.

GIBBONS , Gail. Beavers. illus. by author. 32p. diag. maps. websites. Holiday House. 2013. RTE $17.95. ISBN 9780823424122. ebook available. LC 2011049420.

GRAVES , Sue. But What If? ISBN 9781575424446. LC 2013012337.

––––. I Didn’t Do It! ISBN 9781575424453. LC 2013012340.

––––. I Hate Everything! ISBN 9781575424439. LC 2013012336.

––––. Take a Deep Breath. ISBN 9781575424460. LC 2013012339.

ea vol: illus. by Desideria Guicciardini. 28p. (Our Emotions and Behavior Series). Free Spirit. 2013. Tr $12.99.

HOFFMAN , Mary. The Great Big Book of Feelings. illus. by Ros Asquith. 40p. Frances Lincoln. 2013. Tr $17.99. ISBN 9781847802811.

LEWIS , Sara. Kids’ Baking: 60 Delicious Recipes for Children to Make. 144p. index. photos. Hamlyn. 2013. pap. $12.99. ISBN 9780600625162.

LOWERY , Lawrence F. Clouds, Rain, Clouds Again. ISBN 9781938946127. LC 2013020459.

––––. How Does the Wind Blow? ISBN 9781938946134. LC 2013020340.

ea vol: illus. by Betty Fraser. 36p. (I Wonder Why Series). photos. National Science Teachers Association/NSTA Kids. 2013. pap. $10.95. ebook available.

LOWERY , Lawrence F. Spenser and the Rocks. illus. by June Goldsborough. ISBN 9781938946110. LC 2013020297.

––––. Up, Up in a Balloon. illus. by Gordon Laite. ISBN 9781938946141. LC 2013021197.

ea vol: 36p. (I Wonder Why Series). National Science Teachers Association/NSTA Kids. 2013. pap. $10.95. ebook available.

MCPHAIL , David , ed. My Mother Goose: A Collection of Favorite Rhymes, Songs, and Concepts. illus. by editor. 96p. index. Roaring Brook. 2013. Tr $19.99. ISBN 9781596435261. LC 2012050296.

MIZIELINSKA , Aleksandra & Daniel Mizielinski. Maps. tr. from Polish by Antonia Lloyd-Jones. illus. by authors. 108p. maps. Candlewick/Big Picture. 2013. Tr $35. ISBN 9780763668969. LC 2013931471.

MUNRO , Roxie. Slithery Snakes. illus. by author. 40p. further reading. glossary. websites. Amazon/Two Lions. 2013. RTE $17.99. ISBN 9781477816585.

ROSE , Naomi C. Where Snow Leopard Prowls: Wild Animals of Tibet. illus. by author. 32p. glossary. maps. notes. websites. Dancing Dakini. 2013. Tr $17.95. ISBN 9780983633303. LC 2012939399.

ROSEN , Michael , retel. Aesop’s Fables. illus. by Talleen Hacikyan. 32p. Tradewind. 2013. RTE $16.95. ISBN 9781896580814.

ROSEN , Michael J. & Ben Kassoy. Crazy Buildings. illus. by Doug Jones. ISBN 9780761389866; ISBN 9781467717052. LC 20120042373.

––––. Odd Medical Cures. illus. by Pat Sandy. ISBN 9780761389873; ISBN 9781467717069. LC 2012042372.

––––. Strange Foods. illus. by Doug Jones. ISBN 9780761389842; ISBN 9781467717076. LC 2012037329.

ea vol: 32p. (No Way! Series). further reading. glossary. index. notes. photos. websites. Millbrook. 2013. lib. ed. $26.60; ebk. $19.95.

TAYLOR , Barbara. Tell Me Why Earth Is Like a Jigsaw Puzzle: And Other Questions About Our Planet. illus. by Dynamo Design. ISBN 9780753470855; ISBN 9780753471098.

––––. Tell Me Why Elephants Have Trunks: And Other Questions About Animals. illus. by Ray Bryant. ISBN 9780753470848; ISBN 9780753471081.

ea vol: 32p. glossary. index. photos. Kingfisher. 2013. Tr $12.99; pap. $7.99.

THORNHILL , Jan. Is This Panama?: A Migration Story. illus. by Soyeon Kim. 40p. maps. Owlkids. 2013. Tr $16.95. ISBN 9781926973883. LC 2013930984.

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