February 21, 2018

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Classic and Trending: Biography | Series Nonfiction

A bevy of inspirational figures populate this spring’s offerings, from Simone Biles to Alexander Hamilton.

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Technology, Pure and Simple: General Science | Series Nonfiction

Black holes, drones, and prehistoric beasts…oh my! A wondrous exploration of STEM fields awaits.

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Make It!: Arts & Activities | Series Nonfiction

Makers will line up for craft books on 3-D printing, zombie-inspired treats, and more.

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Natural Wonders: Life Science | Series Nonfiction

Did you know bristlecone pines were ancient? Check out these fascinating plant and animal adaptations.

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Piecing Together Our Past: U.S. History | Series Nonfiction

A focus on U.S. military battles and engagements marks this season’s offerings.

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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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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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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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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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