Kids' Non-Fiction

Let's not forget about non-fiction. There are great books in this category too! And here are just a few. Find all of these on lakenet.llcoop.org.
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a book cover with pictures of the planets and their names on it's cover
Space: A Visual Encyclopedia
Space: A Visual Encyclopedia- Features never-before-published NASA photos, charts and stories from astronauts and experts. A comprehensive look at space from the nearest planets to far-off galaxies.
the cover of i have a dream by martin luther king
I Have a Dream
I Have a Dream Martin Luther King's famous speech with magnificent illustrations- Includes a CD with a recording of the original speech delivered in Washington in 1963.
the cover of grow it cook it book, with an image of a bowl full of food
Grow It, Cook It
Grow It, Cook It How to grow plants and use them in recipes with kid appeal. It's never too early to start planning your garden!
Nelson Mandela An inspiring story with glorious illustrations by Kadir Nelson. Portrait, History, Caricature, American Children, Children's Literature, Apartheid, American Art, Black History Month, Nelson Mandela Biography
Nelson Mandela
Nelson Mandela An inspiring story with glorious illustrations by Kadir Nelson.
a book cover with a bird flying over the ocean
Moonbird: A Year on the Wind with the Great Survivor B9…
Moonbird: A Year on the Wind with the Great Survivor B95
Heart on Fire: Susan B. Anthony Votes for President  Susan B. Anthony made history by voting in the 1872 presidential election- It was against the law for women to vote at that time.  Great illustrations and a very readable account of a brave act. Presidents, Reading, Leadership, Susan B Anthony, Susan Anthony, Right To Vote, Anthony, Amelia Bloomer, Womens History Month
Heart on Fire: Susan B. Anthony Votes for President
Heart on Fire: Susan B. Anthony Votes for President Susan B. Anthony made history by voting in the 1872 presidential election- It was against the law for women to vote at that time. Great illustrations and a very readable account of a brave act.
a book with pictures of animals and birds on it's cover, titled citizen scientistts
Citizen Scientists: Be a Part of Scientific Discovery f…
Anyone can get involved in scientific study, from tagging monarch butterflies to counting birds, frogs and ladybugs!
the cover of hanging on jefferson's nose growing up on mount rushmore
Goodreads
A very interesting and inspiring story of the sculpting of Mt. Rushmore- Kids and their parents will enjoy reading this together.
ocean sunlight how tiny plants feed the seas
Scholastic Ocean Sunlight: How Tiny Plants Feed The Sea…
Kid-friendly explanation of the relationship between the sun and life in the ocean. Beautiful, detailed illustrations will be enjoyed by child and parent alike!
A comprehensive resource for kids with autism spectrum disorders- and their parents. Parents, Autistic Children, Adhd And Autism, Autism Spectrum Disorder, Parenting, Autism Spectrum, Autism Resources, Children With Autism, Disorders
The Survival Guide for Kids with Autism Spectrum Disord…
A comprehensive resource for kids with autism spectrum disorders- and their parents.
the mighty mars rovers the incredible adventures of spirit and opportunity
The Mighty Mars Rovers: The Incredible Adventures of Sp…
The rovers Spirit and Opportunity landed on Mars in 2003. Their mission was to find out if there had ever been enough water on Mars to support life. These little rovers "paved the way" for the rover Curiosity, which landed on Mars on August 5th.
the camping trip that changed america
The Camping Trip That Changed America: Theodore Rooseve…
In 1903 President Teddy Roosevelt joined naturalist John Muir on a camping trip to the then uncharted woods of Yosemite. The trip moved the men to discussions that would lead to the establishment of our national parks. Find this book at lakenet.llcoop.org.
franklin and winston a christmas that changed the world
Franklin and Winston: A Christmas That Changed the Worl…
"At the height of World War II, only a few days after the attack on Pearl Harbor, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt and Prime Minister Winston Churchill began an extraordinary visit, during which they made plans that would lead to the success of the Allied powers as well as to a continuing peace after the war ended." This is a very readable account that the whole family would enjoy. Find this book at lakenet.llcoop.org.
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Energy Island: How One Community Harnessed the Wind and…
The very ordinary residents of an island in Denmark do something extraordinary: With the help of wind power, they became almost completely energy independent. Find this book at lakenet.llcoop.org.
a book with an image of a dog on it
Illusionology (Ologies, #11)
Secrets from the world's most famous magicians and illusionists from ancient Egyptians through Houdini. Step-by-step instructions for twenty-five amazing feats! Find this book at lakenet.llcoop.org
a black hole is not a hole by george c schrecker, jr
A Black Hole Is Not a Hole
An interesting, easy-to-understand introduction to black holes. Terrific photos and charts! Find this book at lakenet.llcoop.org.
we've got a job the 1960s birmingham children's march
We've Got a Job: The 1963 Birmingham Children's March
"The little-known story of the 4,000 black elementary-, middle-, and high school students who voluntarily went to jail in Birmingham, Alalama, between May 2 and May 11, 1963... They succeeded where adults had failed in desegregating one of the most racially violent cities in America." First-hand accounts and powerful photos bring this inspiring story to life. Find this book at lakenet.llcoop.org.
a dog is sitting on the beach next to an inflatable raft and toys
Stay: The True Story of Ten Dogs
"An irresistible family of dogs and the man who believed in them. Meet Luciano Anastasini, a man who calls the circus home. Meet ten dogs that have no home. When fate brings man and dogs together, a remarkable story of belief and second chances unfolds." A heart-warming story the whole family will love! Find this book at lakenet.llcoop.org.