For Common Core (and Even More)
Some young readers have always loved non-fiction--after all, nonfiction is the home of books about dinosaurs, space, paper airplane building and many other fascinating topics. On the other hand, those who love story-telling and narrative may have a preference for fiction. These days, though, all kinds of young readers are likely to encounter more nonfiction due to the adoption of the Common Core curriculum framework in many schools. Here are a variety of nonfiction titles for all ages and interests--and not one reads like a textbook!