November 21, 2017

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The Name of the Game: Sports | Series Nonfiction

Amateurs and professional sports enthusiasts alike will devour these series on basketball, pro-wrestling, fishing, and more.

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All Work—and Play!: Geography | Series Nonfiction

Kids and teens will discover familiar and unfamiliar holidays, countries, and landmarks.

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Whistling in the Graveyard: Mythology | Series Nonfiction

A ghostly gathering of gods and ghouls for students’ nefarious needs.

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Young People First | Series Nonfiction Editorial

After such a tumultuous and unpredictable year, it is essential to continue reaching out to children and teens.

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The Limits of Nonfiction | The Last Word

Classification issues arise as recent children’s titles push boundaries.

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Ever-Changing Forces: World History | Series Nonfiction

Read on to discover new series to engage students in our collective world history.

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Fascinating Past (and Present) Lives: Biography | Series Nonfiction

A rich and diverse lineup of biographies showcase fascinating subjects, from Alan Turning to Misty Copeland.

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Science Is Everywhere: General Science | Series Nonfiction

An uptick in titles that integrate elements of pop culture with STEM subjects mark this latest batch of series nonfiction.

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Eye of Hansel and Toe of Bigfoot: Myth | Series Nonfiction

An eclectic mix of ghouls, ghosts, and beasts with added bits of retold and fractured fairy tales fill this season’s cauldron.

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Innovation on the Move: Science & Technology | Series Nonfiction

Bigger and better is the motto behind most of the featured machinery and technology titles this season.

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Wide, Wide World: Life Science | Series Nonfiction

Ranging from natural disasters and phenomena to defensive plants and micromonsters, these varied and eclectic series will hook readers while imparting a deeper understanding of life science.

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Global Citizens: Social Science | Series Nonfiction

How can we prompt young people to become more involved in their communities? Start by reading on.

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It’s a Big Place: Geography | Series Nonfiction

From U.S. states to international cuisines, kids and teens are in for a real trip around the world in this fall’s lineup. Multiple series on how to use and read maps are timely and add depth to geography lessons.

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Learn by Doing: Arts & Activities | Series Nonfiction

The seamless integration of information into crafting projects is what elevates activity books into must-haves. Check out these latest offerings to refresh collections.

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Apply Today! Careers & Skills | Series Nonfiction

Career options that embrace students of all abilities and talents make up this fall’s series nonfiction.

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Orders, Species, and Breeds: Animals | Series Nonfiction

This focus on the variety among animal groups, and how those differing species contribute to their ecosystems, offers a wealth of critical thinking material.

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Game On!: Sports | Series Nonfiction

Sports readers of all ages, from rookies to junior varsity stars, will be signing up for a chance to checkout these titles.

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Presidents, Outlaws, and Icons: U.S. History | Series Nonfiction

The many sights, customs, and tenets of U.S. culture and government are explored within this season’s lineup.

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Creatures Large and Small, Far and Near: Animals | Series Nonfiction

Whether students enjoy their beasts friendly and furry or slick and terrifying, a variety of creatures roam this section. An emphasis on marine wildlife is an added bonus.

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Bug Burgers to Black Holes: General Science | Series Nonfiction

Covering everything from toilets to the electromagnetic spectrum, these titles aim to inspire readers to look beyond seemingly ordinary occurrences and into the underlying scientific principles that define our lives.

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