Tag Archives: non-fiction

Ugly by Robert Hoge

This post contains an affiliate link. Title: Ugly by Robert Hoge Premise: Robert was born with some major birth defects (a growth in the middle of his face and deformed legs) because of a medication his mother took while he … Continue reading

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Super Shark Encyclopedia and Other Creatures of the Deep by Derek Harvey

This post contains an affiliate link. Super Shark Encyclopedia is another book that came from our out-of-town library trip.  My second son absolutely loves encyclopedia-type books, so I thought he might enjoy looking at this one. Premise: This is an … Continue reading

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Maker Lab: 28 Super Cool Projects by Jack Challoner

This post contains an affiliate link. I found Maker Lab when we went to the library in a nearby town.  I was hoping that we would be able to do a few of the projects in our homeschooling, but that … Continue reading

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National Geographic Guide to the World’s Supernatural Places: More Than 250 Spine-Chilling Destinations Around the Globe by Sarah Bartlett

This post contains an affiliate link. My son brought home Supernatural Places from the library.  I put it up on the shelf because I didn’t want my younger kids finding it; some of the illustrations are rather spooky.  It looked … Continue reading

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Twelve Years a Slave by Solomon Northup

This post contains an affiliate link. Twelve Years a Slave is the final book in my Rainbow Cover Reading Challenge!  I am so excited to give away the books from this challenge to one lucky winner–so stay tuned! I was … Continue reading

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Stiff: The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers by Mary Roach

This post contains an affiliate link. The book Stiff is a fascinating compilation of author Mary Roach’s research on the human cadaver.  This isn’t just your average list of facts and figures, but an in-depth exploration about the many different … Continue reading

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