Wednesday, June 4, 2014

Nonfiction Picture Book Wednesday: June Releases

Thank you everyone for all of the great posts each week for the Nonfiction Picture Book Challenge 2014.  At the beginning of each month, I like to try to do a post to spread the word about recent releases or upcoming nonfiction/informational titles.  It is not comprehensive, but I do try to include a variety of titles that might be of interest to readers.  Some of them I have read and some I have yet to read.  Often I include reviews in later posts.

Here are some June titles and a few books that I missed posting last month.  If you missed the posts from the past five months, I have included them below.

Link to January & February Releases Post
Link to February & March Releases Post
Link to March & April Releases Post
Link to More April Releases Post
Link to May Releases Post

Releases this month...

June 3, 2014

My Country 'Tis of Thee: How One Song Reveals the History of Civil Rights by Claire Rudolph Murphy; Illustrated by Bryan Collier (Henry Holt and Co.)

June 5, 2014

Tiny: The Invisible World of Microbes by Nicola Davies; Illustrated by Emily Sutton (Walker Books)

June 17, 2014

I am Rosa Parks by Brad Meltzer (Dial Publishers)

June 24, 2014

What's New? The Zoo!: A Zippy History of Zoos by Kathleen Krull; Illustrated by Marcellus Hall (Arthur A. Levine)
June 26, 2014

George Ferris, What a Wheel! by Barbara Lowell (Grosset & Dunlap)

Some previous release...

March 18, 2014

A Baby Elephant in the Wild by Caitlin O'Connell (HMH Books for Young Readers)

May 27, 2014

Tuesday Tucks Me In: The Loyal Bond Between a Soldier and His Service Dog by Luis Carlos Montalván; Photographs by Bret Witter & Dan Dion (Roaring Brook Press)

Don't forget to link up your nonfiction reviews...