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See nonfiction cited in Kathleen Horning's Cover to Cover

A guide by Laureen A. Tedesco (Greenville, NC)
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Here are images from strong examples of children's non-fiction named in Kathleen T. Horning's From Cover to Cover: Evaluating and Reviewing Children's Books From Cover to Cover (revised edition): Evaluating and Reviewing Children's Books:

Kathryn Lasky, Sugaring Time
Rhoda Blumberg, Commodore Perry in the Land of the Shogun
Patricia Lauber, Volcano: The Eruption and Healing of Mount St. Helens
Russell Freedman, Lincoln : A Photobiography
Joanna Cole and Bruce Degen, The Magic School Bus Lost In The Solar System
Fred Rogers, “First Experience” series Going to the Potty (Mr. Rogers) Making Friends (Mr. Rogers)
Helen Roney Sattler, Hominids
John Bierhorst, The Hungry Woman: Myths and Legends of the Aztecs
Milton Meltzer, Poverty in America
Atsushi Komori, Animal mothers (HBJ Big Books)
Seymous Simon, Our Solar System
Bianca Lavies, Compost Critters
Susan Kuklin, Kodomo
Jim Arnosky, Drawing Life in Motion
David Macaulay and Neil Ardley, The New Way Things Work
Walter Dean Myers, Now Is Your Time! The African-American Struggle for Freedom
Milton Meltzer, Never to Forget: The Jews of the Holocaust
Jean Fritz, You Want Women to Vote, Lizzie Stanton?
Sue Macy, A Whole New Ball Game: The Story of the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League

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James Cross Giblin, From Hand to Mouth Or, How we Invented Knives, Forks, Spoons, and Chopsticks, and the Table
Patricia Lauber, The News about Dinosaurs
Laurence Pringle, Being a Plant
Glennette Tilley Turner, Lewis Howard Latimer

Three additional books of high-quality non-fiction not named in the chapter:

Susan Campbell Bartoletti, Hitler Youth: Growing Up in Hitler's Shadow (Bccb Blue Ribbon Nonfiction Book Award (Awards))
Susan Campbell Bartoletti, Black Potatoes: The Story of the Great Irish Famine, 1845-1850
Judith St. George, So You Want to be President? Revised and Updated Edition

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7.  Going to the Potty (Mr. Rogers)  by Fred Rogers
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20.  You Want Women to Vote, Lizzie Stanton?  by Jean Fritz
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