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Outstanding Science Trade Books, 2005-2018

Outstanding Science Trade Books, 2005-2018

Resources for a selection of titles recommended since 2005 -- recognizing outstanding science trade books
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Whoosh!: Lonnie Johnson's Super-Soaking Stream of Inventions
  • by Chris Barton and Don Tate
  • Outstanding Science Trade Book (Commended, 2017)
    Cook Prize (Honor, 2017)
  • Multimedia Resources: 22
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    Giant Squid
  • by Candace Fleming and Eric Rohmann
  • Multimedia Resources: 22
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    Kakapo Rescue: Saving the World's Strangest Parrot
  • by Sy Montgomery and Nic Bishop
  • Multimedia Resources: 20
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    Ivan: The Remarkable True Story of the Shopping Mall Gorilla
  • by Katherine Applegate and G. Brian Karas
  • Outstanding Science Trade Book (Commended, 2015)
    Green Earth Award (Honor, 2015)
    Zolotow Award (Honor, 2015)
  • Multimedia Resources: 18
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    Ada Byron Lovelace and the Thinking Machine
  • by Laurie Wallmark and April Chu
  • Outstanding Science Trade Book (Commended, 2016)
    Cook Prize (Honor, 2016)
  • Multimedia Resources: 17
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    Tarantula Scientist, The
  • by Sy Montgomery and Nic Bishop
  • Outstanding Science Trade Book (Commended, 2005)
    ALSC Notable Books (Commended, 2005)
    Sibert Medal (Honor, 2005)
  • Multimedia Resources: 17
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    Eat Like a Bear
  • by April Pulley Sayre and Steve Jenkins
  • Outstanding Science Trade Book (Commended, 2014)
    ALSC Notable Books (Commended, 2014)
  • Multimedia Resources: 17
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    Animal Book, The: A Collection of the Fastest, Fiercest, Toughest ...
  • by Steve Jenkins
  • Outstanding Science Trade Book (Commended, 2014)
    ALSC Notable Books (Commended, 2014)
    BGHB Awards (Honor, 2014)
  • Multimedia Resources: 16
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    Chasing Cheetahs: The Race to Save Africa's Fastest Cat
  • by Sy Montgomery and Nic Bishop
  • Outstanding Science Trade Book (Commended, 2015)
    ALSC Notable Books (Commended, 2015)
    Orbis Pictus Award (Commended, 2015)
  • Multimedia Resources: 15
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    Squirrels Leap, Squirrels Sleep
  • by April Pulley Sayre and Steve Jenkins
  • Outstanding Science Trade Book (Commended, 2017)
  • Multimedia Resources: 15
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    How to Swallow a Pig: Step-By-Step Advice from the Animal Kingdom
  • by Steve Jenkins and Robin Page
  • Outstanding Science Trade Book (Commended, 2016)
    SB&F Prize (Commended, 2016)
  • Multimedia Resources: 14
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    Race to Save the Lord God Bird, The
  • by Phillip Hoose
  • Multimedia Resources: 14
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    Redwoods
  • by Jason Chin
  • Multimedia Resources: 14
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    Hive Detectives, The: Chronicle of a Honey Bee Catastrophe
  • by Loree Griffin Burns and Ellen Harasimowicz
  • Outstanding Science Trade Book (Commended, 2011)
    ALSC Notable Books (Commended, 2011)
    SB&F Prize (Winner, 2011)
  • Multimedia Resources: 14
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    Solving the Puzzle Under the Sea: Marie Tharp Maps the Ocean Floor
  • by Robert Burleigh and Raúl Colón
  • Outstanding Science Trade Book (Commended, 2017)
    Cook Prize (Honor, 2017)
    SB&F Prize (Finalist, 2017)
  • Multimedia Resources: 14
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    Egg: Nature's Perfect Package
  • by Robin Page and Steve Jenkins
  • Outstanding Science Trade Book (Commended, 2016)
    SB&F Prize (Finalist, 2016)
  • Multimedia Resources: 13
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    Tapir Scientist, The
  • by Sy Montgomery and Nic Bishop
  • Outstanding Science Trade Book (Commended, 2014)
    Green Earth Award (Honor, 2014)
  • Multimedia Resources: 13
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    Eye to Eye: How Animals See the World
  • by Steve Jenkins
  • Outstanding Science Trade Book (Commended, 2015)
    ALSC Notable Books (Commended, 2015)
    Orbis Pictus Award (Commended, 2015)
  • Multimedia Resources: 13
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    How to Clean a Hippopotamus: A Look at Unusual Animal Partnerships
  • by Robin Page and Steve Jenkins
  • Outstanding Science Trade Book (Commended, 2011)
    ALSC Notable Books (Commended, 2011)
  • Multimedia Resources: 13
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    Animals by the Numbers: A Book of Infographics
  • by Steve Jenkins
  • Multimedia Resources: 13
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    Raindrops Roll
  • by April Pulley Sayre
  • Outstanding Science Trade Book (Commended, 2016)
    ALSC Notable Books (Commended, 2016)
    Orbis Pictus Award (Commended, 2016)
  • Multimedia Resources: 12
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    Beetle Book, The
  • by Steve Jenkins
  • Outstanding Science Trade Book (Commended, 2013)
    ALSC Notable Books (Commended, 2013)
  • Multimedia Resources: 12
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    Handle with Care: An Unusual Butterfly Journey
  • by Loree Griffin Burns and Ellen Harasimowicz
  • Outstanding Science Trade Book (Commended, 2015)
    ALSC Notable Books (Commended, 2015)
    SB&F Prize (Finalist, 2015)
  • Multimedia Resources: 12
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    Ubiquitous: Celebrating Nature's Survivors
  • by Joyce Sidman and Beckie Prange
  • Outstanding Science Trade Book (Commended, 2011)
    ALSC Notable Books (Commended, 2011)
  • Multimedia Resources: 12
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    Over and Under the Pond
  • by Kate Messner and Christopher Silas Neal
  • Outstanding Science Trade Book (Commended, 2018)
    SB&F Prize (Finalist, 2018)
  • Multimedia Resources: 12
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    Saving the Ghost of the Mountain: An Expedition Among Snow Leopards in Mongolia
  • by Sy Montgomery and Nic Bishop
  • Outstanding Science Trade Book (Commended, 2010)
  • Multimedia Resources: 11
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    Case of the Vanishing Golden Frogs, The: A Scientific Mystery
  • by Sandra Markle
  • Outstanding Science Trade Book (Commended, 2012)
    Orbis Pictus Award (Commended, 2013)
    SB&F Prize (Winner, 2012)
  • Multimedia Resources: 11
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    What Color Is My World?: The Lost History of African-American Inventors
  • by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Raymond Obstfeld, Ben Boos, and A.G. Ford
  • Outstanding Science Trade Book (Commended, 2013)
  • Multimedia Resources: 11
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    Global Warming
  • by Seymour Simon
  • Outstanding Science Trade Book (Commended, 2011)
  • Multimedia Resources: 11
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    Flying Frogs and Walking Fish: Leaping Lemurs, Tumbling Toads, Jet-Propelled Jellyfish, and More Surprising Ways That Animals Move
  • by Steve Jenkins and Robin Page
  • Outstanding Science Trade Book (Commended, 2017)
  • Multimedia Resources: 11
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    Our Food: A Healthy Serving of Science and Poems
  • by Grace Lin, Ranida T. McKneally, and Grace Zong
  • Outstanding Science Trade Book (Commended, 2017)
  • Multimedia Resources: 11
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    Ada's Ideas: The Story of Ada Lovelace, the World's First Computer Programmer
  • by Fiona Robinson
  • Outstanding Science Trade Book (Commended, 2017)
  • Multimedia Resources: 10
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    Welcome to Mars: Making a Home on the Red Planet
  • by Buzz Aldrin and Marianne J. Dyson
  • Outstanding Science Trade Book (Commended, 2016)
  • Multimedia Resources: 10
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    Octopus Scientists, The
  • by Sy Montgomery and Keith Ellenbogen
  • Outstanding Science Trade Book (Commended, 2016)
    SB&F Prize (Winner, 2016)
  • Multimedia Resources: 10
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    Inventor's Secret, The: What Thomas Edison Told Henry Ford
  • by Suzanne Slade and Jennifer Black Reinhardt
  • Outstanding Science Trade Book (Commended, 2016)
  • Multimedia Resources: 10
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    Under the Snow
  • by Melissa Stewart and Constance R. Bergum
  • Outstanding Science Trade Book (Commended, 2010)
    Zolotow Award (Commended, 2010)
  • Multimedia Resources: 10
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    Growing Patterns: Fibonacci Numbers in Nature
  • by Sarah C. Campbell and Richard P. Campbell
  • Outstanding Science Trade Book (Commended, 2011)
    ALSC Notable Books (Commended, 2011)
  • Multimedia Resources: 10
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    If Stones Could Speak: Unlocking the Secrets of Stonehenge
  • by Marc Aronson
  • Outstanding Science Trade Book (Commended, 2011)
    Orbis Pictus Award (Honor, 2011)
  • Multimedia Resources: 10
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    Turtle, Turtle, Watch Out!
  • by April Pulley Sayre and Annie Patterson
  • Outstanding Science Trade Book (Commended, 2011)
  • Multimedia Resources: 10
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