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LARC Mocks: 2018 Non-Fiction

Working list of starred reviews to be considered for the Mock Caldecott and Newbery Award


Please alpha by author. If title is already on the list, please add abbreviation and date to it. (PW = Publishers Weekly, SLJ = School Library Journal, HB = Horn Book, Kirkus = K, Booklist = BL The Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books = BCCB (feel free to add other journal titles and abbreviations)

Ahmed, Roda.  Mae Among The Stars  K 11/1/17

Bagieu, Penelope. Brazen: Rebel Ladies Who Rocked the World. PW 1/15/18

Bardhan-Quallen, Sudipta.  The United States vs. Jackie Robinson  K 11/1/17

Beals, Melba Pattillo. March Forward, Girl: From Young Warrior to Little Rock Nine. PW 11/13/17

​Bolden, Tonya.  Facing Frederick The Life of Frederick Douglass a Monumental American Man  K 10/15/2017

Conkling, Winifred.  Votes for Women American Suffragists and the Battle for the Ballot K 11/15/17

Doeden, Matt.  The World Cup Soccer's Global Championship K 1/15/18

Eaton III, Maxwell. The Truth About Hippos. PW 1/22/18

Fitzgerald, Juniper. How Mamas Love Their Babies. PW 12/4/17

Gevinson, Tavi.  Rookie On Love  K 1/1/18

Halfman, Janet.  Midnight Teacher  K 1/1/18

Hannigan, Kate. A Lady Has the Floor: Belva Lockwood Speaks Out for Women's Rights. PW 11/20/17, K 12/1/17

Hearth, Amy Hill. Streetcar to Justice: How Elizabeth Jennings Won the Right to Ride in New York. PW 10/16/17

Herrera, Juan Felipe. Jabberwalking. PW 1/1/18

Huson, Brett David. The Sockeye Mother. PW 1/22/18

Jenkins, Martin. Bird Builds a Nest. HB 01-2/18

Latham, Irene and Charles Waters. Can I Touch Your Hair? Poems of Race, Mistakes, and Friendship. PW 11/13/17

Maclear, Kyo. Bloom: A Story of Fashion Designer Elsa Schiaparelli. PW 12/18/17

Markle, Sandra  Snowy Owl Invasion!: Tracking an Unusual Migration  SLJ 12/17, K 11/15/17

Motum, Markus. Curiosity: The Story of a Mars Rover. PW 1/22/18

Munro, Roxie. Rodent Rascals: From Tiny to Tremendous - 21 Clever Creatures at Their Actual Size. PW 1/22/18

Nye, Naomi Shihab.  Voices in the Air  K 11/15/17

Pearson, P. O'Connell. Fly Girls: The Daring American Women Pilots Who Helped Win WWII. BL 2/1/18

Pinkney, Andrea Davis.  Martin Rising Requiem for a King  K 10/15/2017, PW 11/6/17

Saedi, Sara.  Americanized Rebel Without a Green Card K 12/1/17

Sanchez, Anita.  Itch  K 1/1/18, BL 2/1/18

Sidman, Joyce The Girl Who Drew Butterflies: How Maria Merian's Art Changed Science SLJ 12/17, K 11/15/17, PW 11/20/17, HB 01-2/18

Stone, Tanya Lee. Who Says Women Can't Be Computer Programmers? The Story of Ada Lovelace. PW 12/18/17

Swanson, James L.  Chasing King's Killer  K 1/1/18

Veirs, Laura  Libba: The Magnificent Musical Life of Elizabeth Cotten  SLJ 12/17, K 11/1/17, PW 11/20/17

Wallace, Sandra Neil. Between the Lines: How Ernie Barnes Went from Football Field to Art Gallery. PW 11/20/17

Weatherford, Carole Boston. How Sweet the Sound: The Story of Amazing Grace. BL 2/1/18

Yolen, Jane.  Meet Me at the Well K 12/1/17

Zimet, Susan. Roses and Radicals: The Epic Story of How American Women Won the Right to Vote. BL 2/1/18