#Nonfiction Monday Dream Big and a Reading Challenge

Tomorrow is a big day. First, all the shortlists for the 2018 Cybils awards will be announced. We’ll have more about that in our next post. Plus, tomorrow is the beginning of a brand new year. Let’s celebrate with a … Continue reading

#Nonfiction Monday Joan Procter, Dragon Doctor

Let’s explore some of the fantastic nonfiction children’s books that have been nominated for 2018 Cybils awards. For Nonfiction Monday we have the picture book biography Joan Procter, Dragon Doctor: The Woman Who Loved Reptiles by Patricia Valdez and illustrated … Continue reading

#Nonfiction Monday: An Artist and An Architect

Let’s explore some of the fantastic nonfiction children’s books that have been nominated for 2018 Cybils awards. So many wonderful biographies were nominated this year. Because we only have a limited time to talk about them, I’m going to pair … Continue reading

#Nonfiction Monday Two Picture Books About Pioneering Women Athletes

Let’s explore some of the fantastic nonfiction children’s books that have been nominated for 2018 Cybils awards. In alphabetical order, today we have two picture book biographies about pioneering women athletes. Unfortunately, their stories are remarkably similar. They were both … Continue reading