“With a quick moving, practical and straightforward writing style, Grandin helps middle-grade readers stand to gain some valuable insights . . .”
“Genius Noses is a winner for older kids. Five stars out of five.”
“delivers an exciting biography of triumph in spite of the odds and will be an uplifting and inspiring message for a young mind looking for encouragement to follow their dreams and see what
“Before Colors is a wide ranging, effectively organized look into the origins of colors offering a satisfying dive into answering some of those nagging (or better said, wonderful)
A Mind Like Mine looks at more than a dozen famous people who are no longer on Earth and nine who are still living.
“Animal BFFs is a treasure trove of information about animal pairings that a reader can enjoy in one sitting. A whole science curriculum could be developed around this book . .
“Far from a stuffy, dusty story, Turner gives us an exciting scientific thriller . . .”
“Black Artists Shaping the World explains why this global synergy matters and celebrates Black art as a breakthrough from old paradigms.”
“Interaction is the key to learning and The Book of Amazing Trees packs in so many opportunities, section after section, to spark curiosity and inspiration. . . .
“introduces young readers to women who broke the strictures of their times to do extraordinary things”
“Exactly what’s needed to inspire the next generation of scientists.”
“Should inspire readers to explore more of these amazing-but-true stories and connections.”
“There is some information to be gleaned, but not enough to make the pages worth turning.”
“Inside Out Medieval Castle provides an appealing introduction to a potent fairy tale symbol, bringing it into the real world.”
“accessible in an engaging way, sure to inspire a generation of young scientists.”
“a compelling story”
“Gone Is Gone is worthy of our attention because it covers the topic of species extinction in a far more comprehensive manner than so many other b
“A historical gem . . .”
“Ours to Share encourages kids to be solution oriented, to participate in their communities as positive change agents, and to practice inclusivity as our population continues
“A timely memoir.”
“Struttin' with Some Barbecue provides an important introduction to a musical figure most people won't have heard of, along with the story of her better-known part
Along the lines of the musicals Jersey Boys (Franky Valli and the Four Seasons) and Beautiful (Carol King), the dual biography When Paul Met Artie tells the story of the
STEM books are hot topics now and every parent wants their child to be a mathematical whiz, if not a genius.
13 Art Materials Children Should Know is the latest installment to Prestel’s Children Should Know series.
“bold and beautifully designed . . . eye catching and informative.”