ALSC Notable Children's Books - Discussion List - Non-Fiction and Poetry discussion at ALA MW 2017


Round 2, 3, and 4 - Non-Fiction and Poetry - nominated books for ALA MW. Please view Round 1 discussion books at plus Masters of Disguise: Amazing Animal Tricksters by Rebecca L. Johnson

  • Ada Lovelace, Poet of Science: The First Computer Programmer

  • Ada's Violin: The Story of the Recycled Orchestra of Paraguay

  • Animals by the Numbers: A Book of Infographics (Outstanding Science Trade Books for Students K-12)

  • Antsy Ansel: Ansel Adams, a Life in Nature

  • Blood Brother: Jonathan Daniels and His Sacrifice for Civil Rights

  • Brown v. Board of Education: A Fight for Simple Justice

  • Cloth Lullaby: The Woven Life of Louise Bourgeois

  • Coyote Moon

  • Crow Smarts: Inside the Brain of the World's Brightest Bird (Scientists in the Field Series)

  • Dive! World War II Stories of Sailors & Submarines in the Pacific: The Incredible Story of U.S. Submarines in WWII

  • Fabulous Frogs (Read and Wonder)

  • Florence Nightingale: The Courageous Life of the Legendary Nurse

  • Giant Squid (Robert F. Sibert Informational Book Honor (Awards))

  • The Great White Shark Scientist (Scientists in the Field Series)

  • How to Build a Museum: Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History and Culture

  • I Dissent: Ruth Bader Ginsburg Makes Her Mark

  • In the Shadow of Liberty: The Hidden History of Slavery, Four Presidents, and Five Black Lives

  • Lift Your Light a Little Higher: The Story of Stephen Bishop: Slave-Explorer

  • Magritte’s Apple

  • March: Book Three