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Rush Hour
By (author): Erin Silver
ISBN: 9781459827752
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 48
Price: $19.95
This nonfiction book for middle-grade readers looks at the evolution of traffic, how it's affecting the environment and practical things young people can do to help. Illustrated with photographs.
Why Humans Work
By (author): Monique Polak   Illustrated by: Suharu Ogawa
ISBN: 9781459827950
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 96
Price: $24.95
Part of the nonfiction Orca Think series for middle-grade readers, with photographs and illustrations throughout. This book explores why we work and why people around the world end up in the jobs, careers and professions they do.
Better Connected
By (author)s: Tanya Lloyd Kyi, Julia Kyi   Illustrated by: Vivian Rosas
ISBN: 9781459828575
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 112
Price: $24.95
This illustrated nonfiction book for middle-grade readers is an inspiring look at the positive and creative ways girls are using social media.
Fashion Forward
By (author): Raina Delisle
ISBN: 9781459825802
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 56
Price: $19.95
Part of the nonfiction Orca Footprints series for middle-grade readers, this book explores the social and environmental issues in the fashion industry and how kids can make it more sustainable.
Salmon
By (author): Rowena Rae
ISBN: 9781459826533
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 112
Price: $24.95
Part of the Orca Wild series, this nonfiction book for middle-grade readers explores the iconic life cycle of salmon, their contributions to the ecosystem and their struggle for survival. Illustrated with photos throughout.
Fresh Air, Clean Water
By (author): Megan Clendenan   Illustrated by: Julie McLaughlin
ISBN: 9781459826793
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 112
Price: $24.95
This illustrated nonfiction book for middle-grade readers explores our right to a healthy environment and introduces the stories of people fighting for change.
Shelter
By (author): Lois Peterson   Illustrated by: Taryn Gee
ISBN: 9781459825536
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 120
Price: $24.95
Part of the Orca Think series for middle-grade readers, this book answers the questions young people have about homelessness and its causes, effects, possible solutions and what we can all do help.
What Animals Want
By (author): Jacqueline Pearce   Illustrated by: Julie McLaughlin
ISBN: 9781459825659
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 112
Price: $24.95
Part of the nonfiction Orca Think series, this book gives young readers the tools to think about the physical, social and emotional needs of pets, farm animals and wild animals using the Five Freedoms.
Conservation Canines
By (author): Isabelle Groc   Foreword by: Anjelica Huston
ISBN: 9781459821606
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 128
Price: $24.95
This nonfiction book for middle readers examines the lives of dogs who work with humans to find new ways to solve environmental problems. Included are stories and examples of dogs working in the field to conserve wildlife.
Upstream, Downstream
By (author): Rowena Rae
ISBN: 9781459823921
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 48
Price: $19.95
Part of the nonfiction Orca Footprints series for middle-grade readers, this book examines our relationships with watersheds and what we need to do to protect them for future generations.
Growing Up Trans
ISBN: 9781459831377
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 176
Price: $24.95
This illustrated nonfiction anthology is a collection of stories, essays, poetry and art by transgender youth.
Growing Up Elizabeth May
By (author): Sylvia Olsen   With: Cate May Burton
ISBN: 9781459823709
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 136
Price: $24.95
This nonfiction biography introduces middle-grade readers to Elizabeth May. The story of her lifelong environmental and political activism will inspire the next generation.
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