010 – Bibliographies

Book CoverTitleAuthorCall NumberReading LevelAwardsResources
Science Experiments Index for Young People: Fourth Edition Pilger, Mary Anne 016.507 Pil

500 – Pure Science

Book CoverTitleAuthorCall NumberReading LevelAwardsResources
Science by design : construct a boat, catapult, glove, and greenhouse TERC 507.1 S35 Intermediate (6-8) 2014 SB&F Best list
Galapagos : a natural history Nicholls, Henry 508.8 Nic Advanced (9-12) 2014 SB&F Best List
Buried glory : portraits of Soviet scientists 509.2 Har Advanced (9-12) 2014 SB&F Best List
Boltzmann's Tomb: Travels in Search of Science Green, Bill 500 Gre Advanced (9-12)
The Farthest Shore: A 21st Century Guide to Space Pelton, Joseph N.; Buckley, Angelia P. 500.5 Far Advanced (9-12)
We Dare You! Hundreds of Fun Science Bets, Challenges, and Experiments You Can Do at Home Cobb, Vicki; Darling, Kathy 507.8 Cob Elementary (3-5), Intermediate (6-8)
Don't Be Such a Scientist: Talking Substance in an Age of Style Olso, Randy 501.4 Ols Advanced (9-12)
Every Season Rotner, Shelley; Woodhull, Anne Love 508.2 Rot Primary (K-2), Elementary (3-5) Additional Resources
Why Sh*t Happens: The Science of a Really Bad Day Bentley, Peter J. 502 Ben
100 Greatest Science Discoveries of All Time Haven, Hendall 509 Hav Intermediate (6-8), Advanced (9-12)

560 – Palentology

Book CoverTitleAuthorCall NumberReading LevelAwardsResources
Dinosaur Eggs Discovered! Unscrambling the Clues Dingus, Lowell 567.9 Din Intermediate (6-8), Advanced (9-12) Additional Resources
If You Give a T-Rex a Bone Myers, Tim 567.9 Mye
Baby Mammoth Mummy Frozen in Time Sloan, Christopher 569.67 Slo Elementary (3-5), Intermediate (6-8)
National Geographic Kids: The Ultimate Dinopedia Lessem, Don 567.9 Les Elementary (3-5), Intermediate (6-8), Advanced (9-12)
Dinosaur Discovery McGowan, Chris 560 Mcg Intermediate (6-8), Advanced (9-12)
Fossils Walker, Sally M. 560 Wal
Early Humans: The Pleistocene and Holocene Epochs Holmes, Thom 569.9 Hol Intermediate (6-8), Advanced (9-12)
Primates and Human Ancestors: The Pliocene Epoch Holmes, Thom 569 Hol Advanced (9-12)
Paleo Bugs: Survival of the Creepiest Bradley, Timothy J. 565 Bra
Mammoths and Mastodons Dardoe, Cheryl 569 Bar Primary (K-2), Elementary (3-5)

570 – Life Sciences

Book CoverTitleAuthorCall NumberReading LevelAwardsResources
Lucky planet : why Earth is exceptional-- and what that means for life in the universe Waltham, David 577.2 Wal Advanced (9-12) 2014 SB&F Best List
Alien universe : extraterrestrial life in our minds and in the cosmos Lincoln, Don 576.8 Lin Advanced (9-12) 2014 SB&F Best List
Cold Light: Creatures, Discoveries, and Inventions that Glow Sitarski, Anita 572 Sit Elementary (3-5), Intermediate (6-8) Additional Resources
Charles Darwin's On the Origin of Species: A Graphic Adaptation Keller, Michael 576.8 Kel Advanced (9-12) Additional Resources
From Little Acorns Godwin, Sam 571.8 God
Soil, by Elaine Pascoe Pascoe, Elaine 577.5 Pas
How Monkeys Make Chocolate: Unlocking the Mysteries of the Rainforest Forsyth, Adrian 577.34 For Intermediate (6-8), Advanced (9-12)
Prairie Storms Pattison, Darcy 577.4 Pat Primary (K-2), Elementary (3-5)
Beaks and Bills Higginson, Mel 573.3 Hig Primary (K-2)
Fungi Snedden, Robert 579.5 Sne

580 – Botanical Sciences

Book CoverTitleAuthorCall NumberReading LevelAwardsResources
From Seed to Apple (How Living Things Grow) Ganeri, Anita 583 Gan
From Bean to Bean Plant (How Living Things Grow) Ganeri, Anita 583 Gan
From Seed to Sunflower (How Living Things Grow) Ganeri, Anita 583 Gan
Friends and Flowers Gunderson, Jessica 584 Gun
From Seed To Pumpkin Pfeffer, Wendy 583 Pfe
The Wild Trees: A Story of Passion and Daring Preston, Richard 585 Pre Advanced (9-12) 2008 SB&F Best List uwl-web.com/integrated/?page_id=231#wildtrees
The Wild Trees: A Story of Passion and Daring Preston, Richard 585 Pre
Plants are alive! Aloian, Molly 580 Alo Intermediate (6-8) 2013 SB&F Best List
The Plant Hunters: true stories of their daring adventures to the far corners of the Earth Silvey, Anita 580.7 Sil Elementary (3-5) 2013 NSTA Outstanding Science Trade Books for Students K-12
My Life as a Plant Jones, Alan M.; Ellis, Jane 581 Jon Intermediate (6-8) 2013 SB&F Best List

590 – Zoological Sciences

Book CoverTitleAuthorCall NumberReading LevelAwardsResources
Wildlife of the Caribbean Raffaele, Herbert A. 590.9 Raf Intermediate (6-8) 2014 SB&F Best List
Wild again : the struggle to save the black-footed ferret Jachowski, David 599.7 Jac Advanced (9-12) 2014 SB&F Best List
Tamarin monkeys Dunn, Mary R 599.8 Dun Primary (K-2) 2014 SB&F Best List
Skunks Gish, Melissa 599.7 Gis Elementary (3-5) 2014 SB&F Best List
Secret world of red wolves : the fight to save North America's other wolf Beeland, T. DeLene 599.7 Bee Advanced (9-12) 2014 SB&F Best List
Secret life of the woolly bear caterpillar Pringle, Laurence 595.7 Pri 2014 SB&F Best List
Sea slime : it's eeuwy, gooey and under the sea Prager, Ellen J. 591.4 Pra Primary (K-2) 2014 SB&F Best List
Hippopotamuses Gish, Melissa 599.6 Gis Elementary (3-5) 2014 SB&F Best List
Feathers : not just for flying Stewart, Melissa 598.1 Ste Elementary (3-5), Advanced (9-12) 2014 SB&F Best List
Extreme life of the sea Palumbi, Stephen R 591.7 Pal Advanced (9-12) 2014 SB&F Best List