#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 Curiosity: The Story of a Mars Rover

Let’s explore some of the fantastic nonfiction children’s books that have been nominated for 2018 Cybils awards. Today we’re featuring the picture book, Curiosity: The Story of a Mars Rover by Markus Motum.   Told in the first person by … Continue reading

#Nonfiction Monday The Girl Who Drew Butterflies

Let’s explore some of the fantastic nonfiction children’s books that have been nominated for 2018 Cybils awards. I’ve been meaning to review the middle grade biography The Girl Who Drew Butterflies: How Maria Merian’s Art Changed Science by Joyce Sidman … 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