Tag Archives: Non-Fiction

The Art of Miss Chew

Title: The Art of Miss Chew Author(s): Patricia Polacco Illustrator/Photographer: Patricia Polacco Publisher and Year: G.P. Putnam’s Sons Number of pages: 37 Genre: Children’s Non-Fiction Analysis: In Patricia Polacco’s children’s book The Art of Miss Chew the text functions as … Continue reading

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Grandfather’s Journey

Title: Grandfather’s Journey Author(s): Allen Sy Illustrator/Photographer: Allen Sy Publisher and Year: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1993 Number of pages: 29 Genre: Children’s Non-Fiction Analysis: In Allen Sy’s award winning book Grandfather’s Journey, the text functions as a window to the … Continue reading

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Mirror Mirror

Author: Marilyn Singer Illustrator: José Masse Publisher and Year: Penguin Group, 2010 Number of Pages: 26 pages Themes/Tags: Fantasy, Non-fiction, K-5 Genre: Fantasy, Poetry   This text contains a variety of classic fairytales that have been turned into very clever … Continue reading

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Testing The Ice

Title: Testing the Ice Author(s): Sharon Robinson Illustrator/Photographer: Kadir Nelson Publisher and Year: Scholastic Press, 2009 Number of pages: 40 Tags/Themes: Culture, Family, Non-fiction, 3-5, Alex Partipilo Genre: Biography Analysis: This story tells the reader a quick overview of Jackie … Continue reading

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Moses When Harriet Tubman Lead Her People to Safety

Title: Moses When Harriet Tubman Lead Her People to Safety  Author(s): Carole Boston Wetherford Illustrator/Photographer: Kadir Nelson Publisher and Year: Hyperion Books for Children, 2006 Number of pages: 38 Tags/Themes: Culture, Diversity, Caldecott Honor Book, Coretta Scott King Award Winner, … Continue reading

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I Dream of Trains by Angela Johnson

Title: I Dream of Trains Author(s): Angela Johnson Illustrator/Photographer: Loren Long Publisher and Year: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2003 Number of pages: 30 Genre: Children’s Non-Fiction Analysis: In Angela Johnson’s children’s book I Dream of Trains, the … Continue reading

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