The super readers who finished our “Every Hero Has a Story” summer reading program got to sign a special bookplate and have it put inside a library book. Here are the nonfiction books that were selected by these Reading children:
CHILDREN’S 398.2 B
The Three Bears
While three bears are away from home, Goldilocks ventures inside their house, tastes their porridge, tries their chairs, and finally falls asleep in Baby Bear’s bed.
CHILDREN’S 398.2 H
Little Red Riding Hood
On her way to deliver a basket of food to her sick grandmother, Elisabeth encounters a sly wolf.
CHILDREN’S 520 G
The Kingfisher Space Encyclopedia
Presents an introductory look at space, including information on the solar system, the history of space exploration, and space in the future.
CHILDREN’S 530 G
“Get to know the universe on a different scale entirely and meet the characters that hold it all together!”–Page 4 of cover.
CHILDREN’S 552 G
Rocks And Minerals
Mixes science and art to bring the world of geology to life, with wacky characters to explain the things that form the foundations of our planet including rocks, gems, crystals, fossils, and more.
CHILDREN’S 597.92 D
One Tiny Turtle
CHILDREN’S 624 V
The Big Dig : Reshaping An American City
In The Big Dig, we are taken behind the scenes of the Central Artery/Third Harbor Tunnel Project to discover how traffic in Boston got to be so bad in the first place, and how poor planning led to an elevated highway that divided the city and made traffic worse.
CHILDREN’S 636.8009 M
Dewey The Library Cat : A True Story
Abandoned in a library book drop slot in the dead of winter, this remarkable kitten miraculously endured the coldest night of the year. When librarian Vicki Myron found him in the morning, she wrapped him in her arms, nurtured him back to health, and introduced him to his new home – the library.
CHILDREN’S 794.8 M
Minecraft Essential Handbook
This official handbook might just save your life. Learn how to find resources; make a shelter; craft tools, armor, and weapons, and protect yourself from monsters. With tips from Minecraft experts, including developer Jeb and creator Notch himself, this is the definitive guide to surviving your first few days in Minecraft.
CHILDREN’S 796.357 J
A Baseball All Star