PS 316 Recommended Nonfiction Picture Books

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Nina: A Story of Nina Simone Cover Image
By Traci N. Todd, Christian Robinson (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781524737283
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - September 28th, 2021

Playing at the Border: A Story of Yo-Yo Ma Cover Image
By Joanna Ho, Teresa Martinez (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062994547
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Published: HarperCollins - September 28th, 2021

The People Remember Cover Image
By Ibi Zoboi, Loveis Wise (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9780062915641
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Published: Balzer + Bray - September 28th, 2021

Make Meatballs Sing: The Life and Art of Corita Kent Cover Image
By Matthew Burgess, Kara Kramer (Illustrator)
$18.95
ISBN: 9781592703166
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Published: Enchanted Lion Books - September 7th, 2021

The Great Stink: How Joseph Bazalgette Solved London's Poop Pollution Problem Cover Image
By Colleen Paeff, Nancy Carpenter (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534449299
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Published: Margaret K. McElderry Books - August 31st, 2021

Pura's Cuentos: How Pura Belpré Reshaped Libraries with Her Stories Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781419749414
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Published: Abrams Books for Young Readers - September 7th, 2021

One Step Further: My Story of Math, the Moon, and a Lifelong Mission Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781426371936
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Published: National Geographic Kids - January 5th, 2021

What's Inside A Flower?: And Other Questions About Science & Nature Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593176474
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Published: Crown Books for Young Readers - February 2nd, 2021

The Gravity Tree: The True Story of a Tree That Inspired the World Cover Image
By Anna Crowley Redding, Yas Imamura (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062967367
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Published: HarperCollins - May 25th, 2021

Counting Kindness: Ten Ways to Welcome Refugee Children Cover Image
By Hollis Kurman, Barroux (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781623542290
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Published: Charlesbridge - September 8th, 2020

Wreck This Picture Book Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593111024
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Published: Dial Books - November 3rd, 2020

Drawing on Walls: A Story of Keith Haring Cover Image
By Matthew Burgess, Josh Cochran (Illustrator)
$18.95
ISBN: 9781592702671
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Published: Enchanted Lion Books - May 19th, 2020

Farmer Will Allen and the Growing Table (Food Heroes #1) Cover Image
By Jacqueline Briggs Martin, Eric-Shabazz Larkin (Illustrator), Will Allen (Afterword by)
$10.95
ISBN: 9780983661580
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Published: Readers to Eaters - February 9th, 2016

Starboy: Inspired by the Life and Lyrics of David Bowie Cover Image
By Jami Gigot, Jami Gigot (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250239433
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - May 18th, 2021

Latinitas: Celebrating 40 Big Dreamers Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250234629
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - February 23rd, 2021

G My Name Is Girl: A Song of Celebration from Argentina to Zambia Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593304044
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Published: Doubleday Books for Young Readers - February 23rd, 2021

I am Frida Kahlo (Ordinary People Change the World) Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780525555988
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Published: Rocky Pond Books - March 9th, 2021

The ABCs of Black History Cover Image
By Rio Cortez, Lauren Semmer (Illustrator)
$14.95
ISBN: 9781523507498
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Published: Workman Publishing Company - December 8th, 2020

The Youngest Marcher: The Story of Audrey Faye Hendricks, a Young Civil Rights Activist Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781481400701
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Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - January 17th, 2017

The Last Straw: Kids vs. Plastics Cover Image
By Susan Hood, Christiane Engel (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780062981394
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Published: HarperCollins - February 16th, 2021

Michelle's Garden: How the First Lady Planted Seeds of Change Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316458573
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - March 2nd, 2021

The Tale of the Mandarin Duck: A Modern Fable Cover Image
By Bette Midler, Michiko Kakutani (Photographs by), Michiko Kakutani (Afterword by)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593176764
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - February 16th, 2021

Shirley Chisholm Is a Verb Cover Image
By Veronica Chambers, Rachelle Baker (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780803730892
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Published: Dial Books - July 28th, 2020

The Highest Tribute: Thurgood Marshall’s Life, Leadership, and Legacy Cover Image
By Kekla Magoon, Laura Freeman (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062912510
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Published: Quill Tree Books - January 5th, 2021

Oscar's American Dream Cover Image
By Barry Wittenstein, Kristen Howdeshell (Illustrator), Kevin Howdeshell (Illustrator)
$17.99
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ISBN: 9780525707691
Published: Schwartz & Wade - October 13th, 2020

Golden Domes and Silver Lanterns: A Muslim Book of Colors (A Muslim Book Of Concepts) Cover Image
By Hena Khan, Mehrdokht Amini (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9781452141213
Availability: Backordered
Published: Chronicle Books - March 3rd, 2015

Rosa Parks (Little People, BIG DREAMS #9) Cover Image
By Lisbeth Kaiser, Marta Antelo (Illustrator)
$15.99
ISBN: 9781786030184
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Published: Frances Lincoln Children's Books - September 7th, 2017

Kamala and Maya’s Big Idea Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780062937407
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Published: Balzer + Bray - June 2nd, 2020

Radiant Child: The Story of Young Artist Jean-Michel Basquiat Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316213882
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - October 25th, 2016

Thurgood Cover Image
By Jonah Winter, Bryan Collier (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781524765330
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Published: Anne Schwartz Books - September 3rd, 2019

Firebird Cover Image
By Misty Copeland, Christopher Myers (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780399166150
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - September 4th, 2014

Harlem's Little Blackbird: The Story of Florence Mills Cover Image
By Renée Watson, Christian Robinson (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780375869730
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - October 23rd, 2012

Above the Rim: How Elgin Baylor Changed Basketball Cover Image
By Jen Bryant, Frank Morrison (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781419741081
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Published: Abrams Books for Young Readers - October 6th, 2020

If You Come to Earth Cover Image
By Sophie Blackall (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781452137797
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Published: Chronicle Books - September 15th, 2020

Thank You, Garden Cover Image
By Liz Garton Scanlon, Simone Shin (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781481403504
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Published: Beach Lane Books - March 3rd, 2020

The Hike: (Nature Book for Kids, Outdoors-Themed Picture Book for Preschoolers and Kindergarteners) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781452174617
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Published: Chronicle Books - October 8th, 2019

Superheroes Are Everywhere Cover Image
By Kamala Harris, Mechal Renee Roe (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781984837493
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Published: Philomel Books - January 8th, 2019

The Secret Garden of George Washington Carver Cover Image
By Gene Barretta, Frank Morrison (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780062430151
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Published: Katherine Tegen Books - January 14th, 2020

Little Legends: Exceptional Men in Black History Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316475143
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - November 19th, 2019

A Song for Gwendolyn Brooks: Volume 3 Cover Image
By Alice Faye Duncan, Xia Gordon (Illustrator)
$16.95
ISBN: 9781454930884
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Published: Union Square Kids - January 1st, 2019

Little Dreamers: Visionary Women Around the World (Vashti Harrison) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316475174
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - November 6th, 2018

Little Leaders: Bold Women in Black History (Vashti Harrison) Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780316475112
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - December 5th, 2017

The EARTH Book Cover Image
$13.99
ISBN: 9780316042659
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - March 17th, 2010

Here We Are: Notes for Living on Planet Earth Cover Image
By Oliver Jeffers, Oliver Jeffers (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9780399167898
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Published: Philomel Books - November 14th, 2017

Snow Birds Cover Image
By Kirsten Hall, Jenni Desmond (Illustrator)
$17.99
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ISBN: 9781419742033
Published: Abrams Books for Young Readers - November 3rd, 2020

Crossings: Extraordinary Structures for Extraordinary Animals Cover Image
By Katy S. Duffield, Mike Orodán (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781534465794
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Published: Beach Lane Books - October 13th, 2020

Adelita, a Sea Turtle's Journey Cover Image
By Jenny Goebel, Ana Miminoshvili (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9780807581148
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Published: Albert Whitman & Company - September 1st, 2020

Over and Under the Rainforest Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781452169408
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Published: Chronicle Books - August 11th, 2020

I Am the Storm Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593222751
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Published: Rise x Penguin Workshop - October 27th, 2020

My Friend Earth: (Earth Day Books with Environmentalism Message for Kids, Saving Planet Earth, Our Planet Book) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780811879101
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Published: Chronicle Books - February 25th, 2020

The Bug Girl: A True Story Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780525645931
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Published: Schwartz & Wade - February 11th, 2020

Many: The Diversity of Life on Earth Cover Image
By Nicola Davies, Emily Sutton (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9781536215960
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Published: Candlewick - October 6th, 2020

Field Trip to the Ocean Deep (Field Trip Adventures) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780823446308
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Published: Margaret Ferguson Books - September 8th, 2020

Young Gifted and Black: Meet 52 Black Heroes from Past and Present Cover Image
By Jamia Wilson, Andrea Pippins (Illustrator)
$23.99
ISBN: 9781786031587
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Published: Wide Eyed Editions - February 1st, 2018

I Dissent: Ruth Bader Ginsburg Makes Her Mark Cover Image
By Debbie Levy, Elizabeth Baddeley (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781481465595
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - September 20th, 2016

In My Mosque Cover Image
By M. O. Yuksel, Hatem Aly (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062978707
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Published: HarperCollins - March 23rd, 2021