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December 15, 2017

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Hundreds of books are added to the Library's collection each month. Here are the most popular Nonfiction books for children.

 

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Ugly

Ugly
Hoge, Robert, 1972-

"Robert Hoge was born with a tumor the size of a tennis ball in the middle of his face and short, twisted legs, but he refused to let what made him different stand in the way of leading a happy, successful life. This is the true story of how he embraced his circumstances and never let his "ugly" stop him from focusing on what truly mattered."--Provided by publisher.


Format: Book
Holds: 9 on 6 copies

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Silent Days, Silent Dreams

Silent Days, Silent Dreams
Say, Allen

A fictionalized biography of James Castle, a deaf, autistic artist whose drawings hang in major museums throughout the world.


Format: Book
Holds: 9 on 8 copies

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Superflex Takes on Brain Eater and the Team of Unthinkables

Superflex Takes on Brain Eater and the Team of Unthinkables
Madrigal, Stephanie

In this newest installment of the Superflex series, the Social Thinking superhero takes on his nemesis Brain Eater. Brain Eater distracts kids from doing their everyday tasks, like getting ready for school or listening in class. By using his Social Thinking strategies and his tool, the Superflex Distractor Shield, he is able to defeat the distracting disputant Brain Eater, while also teaching the students invaluable strategies for defeating their own Brain Eaters! This book is a great tool to help kids who have a hard time staying on task due to their own Brain Eaters getting the best of them!


Format: Book
Holds: 8 on 3 copies

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Nevertheless: A Memoir

Nevertheless: A Memoir
Baldwin, Alec, 1958-

From his work in popular movies to his role as Jack Donaghy on the irreverent series 30 Rock, Baldwin is both a household name and a deeply respected actor. Now he transcends his public persona, making public facets of his life he has long kept private. In this honest, affecting memoir he acknowledges his failings and battles to overcome them. One constant emerges: the fearlessness that defines and drives Baldwin's life.


Format: Book
Holds: 8 on 34 copies

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I Am Sacagawea

I Am Sacagawea
Meltzer, Brad

"A biography of Sacagawea, the Shoshone woman who served as a translator for the Lewis and Clark Expedition."--Provided by publisher.


Format: Book
Holds: 8 on 18 copies

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Life of Fred: Butterflies

Life of Fred: Butterflies
Schmidt, Stanley F., 1944-


Format: Book
Holds: 7 on 2 copies

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Have You Filled A Bucket Today?: A Guide to Daily Happiness for Kids

Have You Filled A Bucket Today?: A Guide to Daily Happiness for Kids
McCloud, Carol

Through sweet, simple prose and vivid illustrations, this book encourages positive behavior as children see how very easy and rewarding it is to express kindness, appreciation, and love on a daily basis.


Format: Book
Holds: 7 on 13 copies

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When I Was Eight

When I Was Eight
Jordan-Fenton, Christy

This book chronicles the unbreakable spirit of an Inuit girl while attending a residential school far away from her Arctic home.


Format: Book
Holds: 7 on 7 copies

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LEGO Ninjago Masters of Spinjitzu Character Encyclopedia

LEGO Ninjago Masters of Spinjitzu Character Encyclopedia
Sipi, Claire

Completely updated and expanded to include the latest Lego Ninjago minifigures. An exclusive and fully-armed minifigure accompanies the hardcover binding. Meet every single Lego Ninjago character, including Kai ZX, the Ninja of Fire; learn about their weapons, the vehicles, the dragons and the exotic locations from the Ninjago universe. With story pages taking you through the events that shape the NINJAGO world, fact boxes on every page, and a Ninja file for each character.


Format: Book
Holds: 7 on 19 copies

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I'm Just No Good at Rhyming and Other Nonsense for Mischievous Kids and Immature Grown-ups

I'm Just No Good at Rhyming and Other Nonsense for Mischievous Kids and Immature Grown-ups
Harris, Chris, 1970-

"An illustrated collection of comically irreverent rhyming poems for readers of all ages, ranging in topic from avocados and anacondas to zombies and zebras (dressed like ghosts)"--Provided by publisher.


Format: Book
Holds: 7 on 14 copies

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