April 23, 2017

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Best Books 2014: Nonfiction

BB2014-The-Right-WorldThe Right Word: Roget and His Thesaurus
Jen Bryant. illus. by illus. by Melissa Sweet. Eerdmans.
BB2014-Dreaming-in-IndianDreaming in Indian: Contemporary Native American Voices
Lisa Charleyboy & Mary Beth Leatherdale, eds. Annick.
BB2014-The-Scraps-BookThe Scraps Book: Notes from a Colorful Life
Lois Ehlert. S. & S./Beach Lane.
BB2014-On-the-WingOn the Wing
David Elliott. illus. by illus. by Becca Stadtlander. Candlewick.
BB2014-Eyes-Wide-OpenEyes Wide Open: Going Behind the Environmental Headlines
Paul Fleischman. Candlewick.
BB2014-The-Family-RomanovThe Family Romanov: Murder, Rebellion, and the Fall of Imperial Russia
Candace Fleming. Random.
BB2014-Firefly-JulyFirefly July: A Year of Very Short Poems
Paul B. Janeczko. illus. by illus. by Melissa Sweet. Candlewick.
BB2014-Red-MadnessRed Madness: How a Medical Mystery Changed What We Eat
Gail Jarrow. Calkins Creek.
BB2014-Eye-to-EyeEye to Eye: How Animals See the World
Steve Jenkins. Houghton Harcourt.
BB2014-All-Different-NowAll Different Now: Juneteenth, the First Day of Freedom
Angela Johnson. illus. by illus. by E.B. Lewis. S. & S.
BB2014-A-Volcano-Beneath-the-SnowA Volcano Beneath the Snow: John Brown’s War Against Slavery
Albert Marrin. Knopf.
BB2014-Hello-Im-JohnnyCashHello, I’m Johnny Cash
G. Neri. illus. by illus. by A.G. Ford. Candlewick.
BB2014-JosephineJosephine: The Dazzling Life of Josephine Baker
Patricia Hruby Powell. illus. by illus. by Christian Robinson. Chronicle.
BB2014-The-Cosmobiography-of-Sun-RaThe Cosmobiography of Sun Ra: The Sound of Joy Is Enlightening
Chris Raschka. Candlewick.
BB2014-Neighborhood-SharksNeighborhood Sharks: Hunting with the Great Whites of California’s Farallon Islands
Katherine Roy. Roaring Brook/David Macaulay Studio.
BB2014-Little-Melba-and-her-Big-TromboneLittle Melba and Her Big Trombone
Katheryn Russell-Brown. illus. by illus. by Frank Morrison. Lee & Low.
BB2014-The-Port-Chicago-50The Port Chicago 50: Disaster, Mutiny, and the Fight for Civil Rights
Steve Sheinkin. Roaring Brook.
BB2014-Winter-BeesWinter Bees & Other Poems of the Cold
Joyce Sidman. illus. by illus. by Rick Allen. Houghton Harcourt.
BB2014-Star-StuffStar Stuff: Carl Sagan and the Mysteries of the Cosmos
Stephanie Roth Sisson. Roaring Brook.
BB2014-The-Pilot-and-the-Little-PrinceThe Pilot and the Little Prince: The Life of Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
Peter Sís. Farrar/Frances Foster Bks.
BB2014-Separate-is-Never-EqualSeparate Is Never Equal: Sylvia Mendez & Her Family’s Fight for Desegregation
Duncan Tonatiuh. Abrams.
BB2014-Brown-Girl-DreamingBrown Girl Dreaming
Jacqueline Woodson. Penguin/Nancy Paulsen Bks.