Nonfiction

Nonfiction

The books in this collection will entertain as well as educate young readers who want to read about real-life events, historical figures and the natural world.

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Climate Change Revised Edition

This authoritative book addresses the key questions surrounding the important issue of climate change, featuring the most recent scientific findings.

Cooking with Bear

This springtime companion to Bear's Winter Party combines fifteen kid-friendly recipes with a sweet story about friendship and food.

Democracy

This Groundwork Guide shows that democracy arose as a consequence of very specific historical circumstances and is therefore unlikely to advance.

Empire

This thoughtful Groundwork Guide compares the American Empire to those of the past, including the British, Roman, Chinese, Incan and Aztec empires.

Forest: A See to Learn Book

The first in a series of non-fiction picture books to inspire scientific curiosity, appreciation of beauty and connection to nature in young children.

Gangs

Street gangs have exploded worldwide and this title in the Groundwork Guides series exposes the roots of the problem.

Genocide

This thoughtful book in the Groundwork Guides series helps young readers understand the difficult subject of genocide.

Guacamole

Guacamole is the third title of Jorge Argueta's popular bilingual Cooking Poems series, celebrating the joys of preparing, eating and sharing food.

High Riders, Saints and Death Cars

The remarkable and gritty life story of Nicholas Herrera, a noted Santero -- an artist who creates images of saints and other religious figures.

Hip Hop World

A fascinating and critical look at hip hop, the world's most popular music, and what it means to young people all over the globe.

How Emily Saved the Bridge

The amazing story of Emily Warren Roebling, the woman who stepped in to oversee the construction of the Brooklyn Bridge, which was completed in 1883.

I Have the Right to Be a Child

A beautiful book that introduces young children to the concept of human rights as set out in the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child.