June 23, 2018

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The Latest Series Nonfiction | Series Made Simple Spring 2018

The reviews for the spring 2018 issue of Series Made Simple have arrived.

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It’s a STEM World: U.S. & World History Series

From engineering feats to plane crashes and Brexit, the following selections represent a range of time periods, attitudes, and movements.

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Winning Sports Nonfiction for Kids & Teens

Reliable nonfiction collections boast robust sports sections that complement the needs of the community while also offering a glimpse into some fields that may seem a little quirky.

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Biomes, Genetics, & Hurricanes: 16 Life Science Series for Students

Middle grade readers are well served this season with a large selection of titles covering habitats, ecosystems, and biomes.

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14 Arts & Activities Series for Makerspaces, Clubs, & Classrooms

Librarians selecting activity series should always seek out coherent instructions bolstered by visual information where needed, and laid out in such a way that young people are never left searching for the next step.

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11 Biography Series To Hook Students on Politics, World Events, and More

Up-to-minute coverage of political leaders is just one reason why this season’s series are noteworthy.

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15 STEM Series for Budding and Seasoned Scientists

From the molten core of Earth to the farthest reaches of space, this season’s new science series cover topics near and far.

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15 Spanish Language Nonfiction Series for Kids & Teens

These series share one thing in common: they are translated well, and in some cases flawlessly, which is an encouraging change from years past.

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Sharks to Super Ants: 15 Animals Series for Elementary & Middle Schoolers

Beloved creatures receive fresh treatments this season.

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15 Series To Strengthen Social Emotional Learning for Kids & Teens

Support young people with the following sets on character building, new literacy, and more.

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Coding Leads the Way: 10 Nonfiction Career Series

This season’s best sets are tech-focused.

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13 Series To Introduce Toddlers & Preschoolers to Nonfiction

Young children are in a constant state of growth and acceleration. Here are some stellar picks to accompany them on their learning journey.

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12 Series That Prove Geography is More Than Just Studying Maps

An attention to cultural nuance is what elevates geography series from run-of-the-mill facts to a thoughtful exploration of place.

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History Meets Engineering: 15 Series on World History and Culture

Ancient and modern civilizations are well represented in this latest crop of nonfiction series.

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Rebels and Landmarks: 15 New U.S. History Series

Engage students in conversations about our nation’s past, and what it means for our future, with these volumes.

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21 Series for Crafters and Maker Spaces

Inspire novice and expert makers alike with DIY engineering and decorating projects.

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Hunting and Figure Skating: Off-Beat Sports Series To Get Kids in the Game

A mix of popular and niche athletic fields provide something for everyone in this latest roundup of sports nonfiction.

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Extreme Weather, Global Warming, & More: 15 Life Science Series

The world of science can be such a wondrous place, from weird mammals to backyard insects, from big ideas about space to microscopic bacteria that roam the earth.

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To the Moon and Back: STEM Series with High Interest

The wonders of our galaxy and the death-defying acts of circus performers will prompt students to contemplate on physics, earth science, and more.

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Students Interested in a Career in Tech? We’ve Got You Covered

The latest careers series are ideal for kids and teens who can’t stop making, coding, and developing gadgets.

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