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RIVERS OF SUNLIGHT: HOW THE SUN MOVES WATER AROUND THE EARTH

Child sailing along an ocean current
Author Information
Author's Last Name: 
Bang
Author's First Name: 
Molly
Second Author's First Name: 
Penny
Second Author's Last Name: 
Chisholm
Illustrator's First Name: 
Molly
Illustrator's Last Name: 
Bang
Publisher: 
Scholastic (Blue Sky)
Publication Month: 
Jan
Publication Date: 
2017
2017 Nomination (not yet selected): 
This latest title in their stellar Sunlight Series clearly describes the effect of the sun's light on water molecules, the water cycle, ocean currents, and water vapor in the air that serve as a greenhouse gas, and points to human controls and the need to protect it. (K. Isaacs. 7-10)

BEST IN SNOW

Bluejay perched on a snow-covered branch
Author Information
Author's Last Name: 
Sayre
Author's First Name: 
April Pulley
Publisher: 
Simon & Schuster (Beach Lane/Atheneum)
Publication Month: 
October
Publication Date: 
2016

 Sayre uses an unusual combination of poetry, science, and photography to reveal the secrets of snow to young readers in a nonfiction work that sparkles with fascinating detail.

WATER IS WATER: A BOOK ABOUT THE WATER CYCLE

Kids and cat at pond
Author Information
Author's Last Name: 
Paul
Author's First Name: 
Miranda
Illustrator's First Name: 
Jason
Illustrator's Last Name: 
Chin
Publisher: 
Abrams
Publication Date: 
2015

 Luminous paintings show a biracial family and kids of all sorts enjoying the forms water takes throughout the year, while a well-crafted rhyming text highlights facts about states of water and the water cycle.

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