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Nonfiction Picture Books
Stories and topics that fascinate kids
Underground Fire: Hope, Sacrifice, and Courage in the Cherry Mine Disaster
author: Sally M. Walker
A historic mine fire traps hundreds of men underground in a gripping work of narrative nonfiction meticulously researched and told by a master of the genre.
Bake, Make, and Learn to Cook Vegetarian: Healthy and Green Recipes for Young Cooks
author: David Atherton
illustrator: Alice Bowsher
The 2019 winner of The Great British Baking Show goes green with a collection of must-try vegetarian recipes, following up his debut book Bake, Make, and Learn to Cook.
Symphony for a Broken Orchestra: How Philadelphia Collected Sounds to Save Music
author: Amy Ignatow
illustrator: Gwen Millward
What happens when musical instruments can’t make the sounds we expect them to make? Is music still possible? An uplifting picture book based on a true story.