Books

TAD LINCOLNS RESTLESS WRIGGLE FC

Tad Lincoln’s Restless Wriggle: Pandemonium and Patience in the President’s House

Illustrated by S.D. Schindler, Boyds Mills & Kane/Calkins Creek, ISBN 9781635923155

COMING OCTOBER 5, 2021

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Educator Guide is in the works!

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“Smelly” Kelly and His Super Senses: How James Kelly’s Nose Saved the New York City Subway

Illustrated by Jenn Harney, Boyds Mills & Kane/Calkins Creek, ISBN 9781684373994

  • Junior Library Guild Selection
  • NSTA Best STEM Book list 2021

Educator Guide 

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Illustrated by E.B. Lewis, Boyds Mills & Kane/Calkins Creek  ISBN 978-1629799391

  • Bank Street Flora Stieglitz Straus Award for younger readers
  • Junior Library Guild Selection
  • Shortlist Goddard Riverside CBC Youth Book Prize for Social Justice
  • Finalist Jane Addams Children’s Book Award
  • NCSS: 2021 Notable Social Studies Trade Books

Educator Guide;  Class Activity: Path of Inspiration

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An Inconvenient Alphabet: Ben Franklin & Noah Webster’s Spelling Revolution

Illustrated by Elizabeth Baddeley, Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books  ISBN 9781534405554  

  • Junior Library Guild Selection 
  • Finalist Colorado Children’s Book Award 

 Educator Guide from S&S;  Additional Activity Packet

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Upcoming Titles:

REVOLUTIONARY PRUDENCE WRIGHT: LEADING THE MINUTE WOMEN IN THE FIGHT FOR INDEPENDENCE, illustrated by Susan Reagan, Calkins Creek, spring 2022.

FRANZ’S PHANTASMAGORICAL MACHINE, illustrated by Caroline Hamel, Kids Can Press, spring 2022.

THOMAS JEFFERSON’S BATTLE FOR SCIENCE: BIAS, TRUTH, AND A MIGHTY MOOSE, illustrated by Jeremy Holmes, Calkins Creek, Fall 2023.