Category Archives: Science Books

The AAAS/Subaru 2015 Science Book Nominees Announced

This week the AAAS/SubaruSB&F announced their 2015 nominations Prize for Excellence in Science Books in the children’s, middle grade, and hands-on categories. Here is a quick look at the titles they are considering for top honors. In the middle grade … Continue reading

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New Book for Kids: Searching for Great White Sharks

Big animals like great white sharks are often the objects of strong emotions, which can lead to the spread of misinformation and myth. For that reason, nonfiction books for kids like Searching for Great White Sharks: A Shark Diver’s Quest … Continue reading

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Sylvia Earle: Ocean Explorer

What better way to launch our week of ocean science books and activities than with a new children’s biography of marine botanist and ocean conservationist Sylvia Earle, Sylvia Earle: Ocean Explorer (Women in Conservation) by Dennis Fertig? Most of us … Continue reading

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