Media Center Memo

October 2013

NEW NONFICTION!

How will you use these titles in your classroom? How can you get these texts into the hands of your students?

ANIMALS:

Animals Welcome: A Life of Reading, Writing, and Rescue (Peg Kehret)

Wild Horse Scientist

Zombie Makers

Alien Deep: Revealing the Mysterious Living World at the Bottom of the Ocean

How Animals Play

How Animals Think

How Animals Communicate

How Animals Feel

ART:

Chuck Close: Face Book

The Bird King: An Artist's Notebook

BIOGRAPHIES:

Hope Solo

Outcasts United: The Story of a Refugee Soccer Team That Changed a Town

Pope Francis

Malala Yousafzai

Beyoncé

Drew Brees

The Boy on the Wooden Box: How the Impossible Became the Possible. . . on Schindler's List

CAREERS:

The Arts

Engineering

Entertainment

Medicine

HISTORY:

The Story of the Negro Leagues

Women of the Frontier: 16 Tales of Trailblazing Homesteaders, Entrepreneurs, and Rabble-Rousers

Master George's People: George Washington, His Slaves and His Revolutionary Transformation

The Giant and How He Humbugged America

Courage Has No Color: The True Story of the Triple Nickles, America's First Black Paratroopers

Solving the Mysteries of Pompeii

MYTHOLOGY:

Griffins and Phoenixes

Sphinxes and Centaurs

Dragons

SCIENCE:

Wind Energy

Sustainable Agriculture

Hybrid and Electric Vehicles

SPORTS:

Biggest Blunders in Sports

Biggest Chokes in Sports

Weirdest Moments in Sports

Greatest Rivalries in Sports

Greatest Comebacks in Sports

Biggest Upsets in Sports