What to Read Now - Kids Nonfiction Picture Books

A selection of the latest nonfiction picture books! Last updated on April 13, 2024.

The Bard and the Book: How the First Folio Saved the Plays of William Shakespeare from Oblivion By Ann Bausum, Marta Sevilla (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Ann Bausum, Marta Sevilla (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9781682634950
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Published: Peachtree - April 2nd, 2024

Gifts from Georgia's Garden: How Georgia O'Keeffe Nourished Her Art By Lisa Robinson, Hadley Hooper (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Lisa Robinson, Hadley Hooper (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780823452668
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Published: Neal Porter Books - March 19th, 2024

A Crown of Stories: The Life and Language of Beloved Writer Toni Morrison By Carole Boston Weatherford, Khalif Thompson (Illustrator) Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780062911032
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Published: Quill Tree Books - April 2nd, 2024

Nothing: John Cage and 4'33
By Nicholas Day, Chris Raschka (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780823454099
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Published: Neal Porter Books - April 2nd, 2024

My Lost Freedom: A Japanese American World War II Story By George Takei, Michelle Lee (Illustrator) Cover Image
By George Takei, Michelle Lee (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9780593566350
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Published: Crown Books for Young Readers - April 16th, 2024

Animal Albums from A to Z By Cece Bell, Cece Bell (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Cece Bell, Cece Bell (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9781536226249
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Published: Walker Books US - March 26th, 2024

The Juneteenth Cookbook: Recipes and Activities for Kids and Families to Celebrate By Alliah L. Agostini, Taffy Elrod (With), Sawyer Cloud (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Alliah L. Agostini, Taffy Elrod (With), Sawyer Cloud (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9780760385791
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Published: becker&mayer! kids - April 2nd, 2024

Brave Baby Hummingbird By Sy Montgomery, Tiffany Bozic (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Sy Montgomery, Tiffany Bozic (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781665918497
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Published: Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books - March 19th, 2024

The Wild River and the Great Dam: The Construction of Hoover Dam and the Vanishing Colorado River By Simon Boughton Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780316380744
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Published: Christy Ottaviano Books - March 12th, 2024

Great Gusts: Winds of the World and the Science Behind Them By Melanie Crowder, MEGAN BENEDICT, Khoa Le (Illustrator) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781536224511
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Published: MIT Kids Press - March 19th, 2024

My Antarctica: True Adventures in the Land of Mummified Seals, Space Robots, and So Much More By G. Neri, Corban Wilkin (Illustrator) Cover Image
By G. Neri, Corban Wilkin (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781536223323
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Published: Candlewick - March 5th, 2024

Green: The Story of Plant Life on Our Planet (Our Natural World) By Nicola Davies, Emily Sutton (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Nicola Davies, Emily Sutton (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781536231410
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Published: Candlewick - March 12th, 2024

Home By Isabelle Simler, Vineet Lal (Translator) Cover Image
By Isabelle Simler, Vineet Lal (Translator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780802856203
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Published: Eerdmans Books for Young Readers - March 26th, 2024

The Iguanodon's Horn: How Artists and Scientists Put a Dinosaur Back Together Again and Again and Again By Sean Rubin, Sean Rubin (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Sean Rubin, Sean Rubin (Illustrator)
$21.99
ISBN: 9780063239210
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Published: Clarion Books - March 19th, 2024

You and the Universe By Stephen Hawking, Lucy Hawking, Xin Li (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Stephen Hawking, Lucy Hawking, Xin Li (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9780593432112
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - March 26th, 2024

This Book Is Full of Holes: From Underground to Outer Space and Everywhere In Between By Nora Nickum, Robert Meganck (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Nora Nickum, Robert Meganck (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781682636008
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Published: Peachtree - March 26th, 2024

The Sea Hides a Seahorse By Sara T. Behrman, Melanie Mikecz (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Sara T. Behrman, Melanie Mikecz (Illustrator)
$18.95
ISBN: 9781685556440
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Published: The Collective Book Studio - April 9th, 2024

And Yet You Shine: The Kohinoor Diamond, Colonization, and Resistance By Supriya Kelkar, Supriya Kelkar (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Supriya Kelkar, Supriya Kelkar (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781536228298
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Published: Candlewick - April 2nd, 2024

In and Out the Window By Jane Yolen, Cathrin Peterslund (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Jane Yolen, Cathrin Peterslund (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593622513
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Published: Philomel Books - March 12th, 2024

Queer and Fearless: Poems Celebrating the Lives of LGBTQ+ Heroes By Rob Sanders, Harry Woodgate (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Rob Sanders, Harry Woodgate (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593523698
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Published: Penguin Workshop - April 16th, 2024