001 – Knowledge

Book CoverTitleAuthorCall NumberReading LevelAwardsResources
Costa Rica : a journey through nature Hepworth, Adrian 972.8 Hep Intermediate (6-8) 2014 SB&F Best List
Let's make a bar graph Nelson, Robin 001.4 Nel Elementary (3-5) 2012 SB&F Best List
Let's make a circle graph Nelson, Robin 001.4 Nel Elementary (3-5) 2012 SB&F Best List
Realm of Racket : learn to program, one game at a time! Felleisen, Matthias 005.1 Fel Advanced (9-12) 2013 SB&F Best List
Nine algorithms that changed the future : the ingenious ideas that drive today's computers MacCormick, John 006.3 Mac Advanced (9-12) 2013 SB&F Best List

020 – Library and Information Sciences

030 – Encyclopedias

Book CoverTitleAuthorCall NumberReading LevelAwardsResources
While you were sleeping : fun facts that happen every night Murrie, Steve 031 Mur Primary (K-2) 2014 SB&F Best List
Zoom in zoom out : a close-up and far-out look at our world Goldsmith, Michael 032 Gol Advanced (9-12) 2012 SB&F Best List
First big book of why Shields, Amy 031 Shi

160 – Logic and Thinking

Book CoverTitleAuthorCall NumberReading LevelAwardsResources
Surfaces and essences : analogy as the fuel and fire of thinking Hofstadter, Douglas R 169 Hof Advanced (9-12) 2013 SB&F Best List

260 – Religion and Science

Book CoverTitleAuthorCall NumberReading LevelAwardsResources
The Genius of Islam Barnard, Bryn 291.2 Bar Elementary (3-5) 2012 NCSS Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People

300 – Social Sciences, Anthropology

Book CoverTitleAuthorCall NumberReading LevelAwardsResources
Human age : the world shaped by us Ackerman, Diane 304.2 Ack Advanced (9-12) 2014 SB&F Best List
How we got to now : six innovations that made the modern world Johnson, Steven 303.4 Joh Intermediate (6-8) 2014 SB&F Best List

320 – Political Science

330 – Economics

Book CoverTitleAuthorCall NumberReading LevelAwardsResources
Ivory, horn and blood : behind the elephant and rhinoceros poaching crisis Orenstein, Ronald I. (Ronald Isaac) 333.9 Ore Advanced (9-12) 2014 SB&F Best List
One billion hungry : can we feed the world? Conway, Gordon 338.1 Con Advanced (9-12) 2014 SB&F Best List
Efficiency trap : finding a better way to achieve a sustainable energy future Hallett, Steve 333.7 Hal
Wildlife heroes : 40 leading conservationists and the animals they are committed to saving Scardina, Julie 333.9 Sca Advanced (9-12) 2013 SB&F Best List
Once a wolf : how wildlife biologists fought to bring back the gray wolf Swinburne, Stephen R 333.9 Swi
Word of mouth : the food you eat Bontempo, Nancy Rogers 338.1 Bon Elementary (3-5) 2012 SB&F Best List

350 – Public Administration

360 – Social Issues

Book CoverTitleAuthorCall NumberReading LevelAwardsResources
Seven billion and counting : the crisis in global population growth Andregg, Michael 363.9 And Intermediate (6-8) 2014 SB&F Best List
Nature recycles : how about you? Lord, Michelle 363.7 Lor Primary (K-2) 2014 SB&F Best List
Trapped: How the World Rescued 33 Miners from 2,000 Feet Below the Chilean Desert Aronson, Marc 363.1 Aro Elementary (3-5) 2012 NCSS Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People
Forensics : uncover the science and technology of crime scene investigation Mooney, Carla 363.2 Moo
Forensic identification : putting a name and face on death Murray, Elizabeth A 363.2 Mur Advanced (9-12) 2013 SB&F Best List; 2013 NSTA Outstanding Science Trade Books for Students K-12
Cyber crime secrets Townsend, John 363.2 Tow Advanced (9-12) 2012 SB&F Best List
Crime lab detectives Townsend, John 363.2 Tow Advanced (9-12) 2012 SB&F Best List
The Worst Volcanic Eruptions of All Time Garbe, Suzanne 363.3 Gar Advanced (9-12) 2012 SB&F Best List
Eruption!: Volcanoes and the Science of Saving Lives Rusch, Elizabeth 363.3 Rus Intermediate (6-8) 2014 AAAS/Subaru Prize for Excellence in Science Books
Learning from the octopus : how secrets from nature can help us fight terrorist attacks, natural disasters, and disease Sagarin, Rafe 363.3 Sag Advanced (9-12) 2012 SB&F Best List

370 – Education

Book CoverTitleAuthorCall NumberReading LevelAwardsResources
Using physical science gadgets & gizmos, grades 6-8 : phenomenon-based learning Bobrowsky, Matthew 372.3 Bob Elementary (3-5) 2014 SB&F Best List
Smartest kids in the world : and how they got that way Ripley, Amanda 370.9 Rip Intermediate (6-8) 2014 SB&F Best List
Cool passion : challenging higher education Chickering, Arthur W. 371.1 Chi Advanced (9-12) 2014 SB&F Best List
I Am Different! Can You Find Me? Padmanabhan, Manjula 370.1 Pad Elementary (3-5) 2012 NCSS Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People
What's for lunch? : how schoolchildren eat around the world Curtis, Andrea 371.7 Cur Intermediate (6-8) 2013 SB&F Best List
Wing Wing brothers math spectacular! Long, Ethan 372.7 Lon Intermediate (6-8) 2013 SB&F Best List
Creating innovators : the making of young people who will change the world Wagner, Tony 373 Wag Advanced (9-12) 2013 SB&F Best List

380 – Commerce, Communications, Transport

Book CoverTitleAuthorCall NumberReading LevelAwardsResources
Locomotive Floca, Brian 385 Flo Primary (K-2) 2014 Caldecott Award
While You Are Sleeping: A Lift-the-Flap Book of Time Around the World Bernhard, Durga 389.1 Ber Elementary (3-5) 2012 NCSS Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People

390 – Customs, Etiquette, Folklore

Book CoverTitleAuthorCall NumberReading LevelAwardsResources
Saint George and the Dragon Hodges, Margaret 398.2 Hog Elementary (3-5) 1985 Caldecott Award
The Lion and the Mouse Pinkney, Jerry 398.2 Pin Primary (K-2) 2010 Caldecott Award
Rapunzel Zelinsky, Paul O. 398.2 Zel Elementary (3-5) 1998 Caldecott Award

700 – Arts

Book CoverTitleAuthorCall NumberReading LevelAwardsResources
Arts and Crafts of the Native American Tribes Johnson, Michael G. 704 Joh Advanced (9-12) 2012 SB&F Best List

730 – Plastic Arts, Sculpture

740 – Drawing and Decorative Arts

Book CoverTitleAuthorCall NumberReading LevelAwardsResources
F is for Friendship: A Quilt Alphabet Wilbur, Helen L. 746.4 Wil Elementary (3-5) 2012 NCSS Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People
Drawing from Memory Say, Allen 741.6 Say Elementary (3-5) 2012 NCSS Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People
The House Baba Built: An Artist's Childhood in China Young, Ed 741.6 You Elementary (3-5) 2012 NCSS Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People

750 – Painting

780 – Music

Book CoverTitleAuthorCall NumberReading LevelAwardsResources
Before There was Mozart: The Story of Joseph Boulogne, Chevalier de Saint-George Cline-Ransome, Lesa 780.9 Cli Elementary (3-5) 2012 NCSS Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People
The Voice that Challenged a Nation Freedman, Russell 782.1 Fre Elementary (3-5) 2005 Silbert Award
Harlem's Little Blackbird: The Story of Florence Mills Watson, Renee 782.4 Wat Intermediate (6-8) 2013 NCSS Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People
For the Love of Music: The Remarkable Story of Maria Ann Mozart Rusch, Elizabeth 786.2 Rus Elementary (3-5) 2012 NCSS Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People

790 – Recreational & Performing Arts

Book CoverTitleAuthorCall NumberReading LevelAwardsResources
Alternate reality game designer Jane Mcgonigal Suen, Anastasia 794.8 Sue Elementary (3-5) 2014 SB&F Best List
The Man Who Walked Between the Towers Gerstein, Mordicai 791.3 Ger Elementary (3-5) 2004 Caldecott Award
Balloons over Broadway: The True Story of the Puppeteer of Macy's Parade Sweet, Melissa 791.5 Swe Elementary (3-5) 2012 Silbert Award
Jazz Age Josephine: Dancer, Singer Winter, Jonah 792.8 Win Elementary (3-5) 2013 NCSS Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People
Basketball Belles: How Two Teams and One Scrappy Player Put Women's Hoops on the Map Macy, Sue 796.3 Mac Elementary (3-5) 2012 NCSS Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People
We Are the Ship: The Story of Negro League Baseball Nelson, Kadir 796.3 Nel Elementary (3-5) 2009 Silbert Award
Outcasts United: The Story of a Refugee Soccer Team that Changed a Town St. John, Warren 796.3 St Elementary (3-5) 2013 NCSS Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People
A Passion for Victory Bobrick, Benson 796.4 Bob Intermediate (6-8) 2013 NCSS Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People
Wheels of Change: How Women Rode the Bicycle to Freedom (With a Few Flat Tires Along the Way) Macy, Sue 796.6 Mac Elementary (3-5) 2012 NCSS Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People
Tillie the Terrible Swede: How One Woman, a Sewing Needle, and a Bicycle Changed History Stauffacher, Sue 796.6 Sta Elementary (3-5) 2012 NCSS Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People

800 – Literature

Book CoverTitleAuthorCall NumberReading LevelAwardsResources
Connection : hollywood storytelling meets critical thinking Olson, Randy 808.5 Ols Advanced (9-12) 2014 SB&F Best List
National Geographic book of animal poetry : 200 poems with photographs that squeak, soar, and roar! 808 Lew Intermediate (6-8) 2012 SB&F Best List

810 – American Literature in English

Book CoverTitleAuthorCall NumberReading LevelAwardsResources
Xylotheque : essays Renfro, Yelizaveta P. 813.6 Ren Advanced (9-12) 2014 SB&F Best List
Dear Wandering Wildebeest : and other poems from the Water Hole Latham, Irene 811.6 Lat Elementary (3-5) 2014 SB&F Best List
Under the Mambo Moon Durango, Julia 811 Dur Elementary (3-5) 2012 NCSS Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People
Hurricane Dancers Engle, Margarita 811 Eng Elementary (3-5) 2012 NCSS Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People
I, Too, Am America Hughes, Langston 811 Hug Intermediate (6-8) 2013 NCSS Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People
Dark Emperor and Other Poems of the Night Sidman, Joyce 811 Sid Elementary (3-5) 2012 SB&F Best List
I Lay My Stiches Down: Poems of American Slavery Grady, Cynthia 811.6 Gra Intermediate (6-8) 2013 NCSS Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People

840 – Other Literature

Book CoverTitleAuthorCall NumberReading LevelAwardsResources
Pablo Neruda: Poet of the People Brown, Monica 861 Bro Elementary (3-5) 2012 NCSS Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People
Shadow Cendrars, Blaise 841 Cen Elementary (3-5) 1983 Caldecott Award

900 – General Geopgraphy and History

910 – Geography, Travel

Book CoverTitleAuthorCall NumberReading LevelAwardsResources
Ashanti to Zulu: African Traditions Musgrove, Margaret 916 Mus Elementary (3-5) 1977 Caldecott Award
Storied ice : exploration, discovery, and adventure in Antarctica's Peninsula region Boothe, Joan N 919.8 Boo Advanced (9-12) 2013 SB&F Best List

930 – History of Ancient World

Book CoverTitleAuthorCall NumberReading LevelAwardsResources
A Street through Time: A 12,000-Year Walk through History Noon, Steve 936 Noo Elementary (3-5) 2013 NCSS Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People

940 – General History of Europe

Book CoverTitleAuthorCall NumberReading LevelAwardsResources
Black Potatoes: The Story of the Great Irish Famine, 1845-1850 Bartoletti, Susan Campbell 941.5 Bar Elementary (3-5) 2002 Silbert Award
Sir Walter Ralegh and the Quest for El Dorado Aronson, Marc 942 Aro Elementary (3-5) 2001 Silbert Award
The Life and Death of Adolf Hitler Giblin, James Cross 943 Gib Advanced (9-12) 2003 Silbert Award

950 – General History of Asia

960 – History of Africa

970 – History of North America

Book CoverTitleAuthorCall NumberReading LevelAwardsResources
Their skeletons speak : Kennewick man and the Paleoamerican world Walker, Sally M 970 Wal Elementary (3-5) 2013 NCSS Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People
Queen of the Falls Allsburg, Chris Van 971.3 Van Elementary (3-5) 2012 NCSS Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People
Heart and Soul: The Story of America and African Americans Nelson, Kadir 973 Nel Elementary (3-5) 2012 NCSS Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People
Hand in Hand: Ten Black Men Who Changed America Pinkney, Andrea Davis 973 Pin Elementary (3-5) 2013 NCSS Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People
So You Want to be President? St. George, Judith 973 StG Elementary (3-5) 2001 Caldecott Award
Becoming Ben Franklin: How a Candlemaker's Son Helped Light the Flame of Liberty Freedman, Russell 973.3 Fre Advanced (9-12) 2013 SB&F Best List
Looking at Lincoln Kalman, Maira 973.7 Kal Elementary (3-5) 2013 NCSS Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People
Flesh and Blood So Cheap: The Triangle Fire and Its Legacy Marrin, Albert 974.7 Mar Elementary (3-5) 2012 NCSS Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People
Born and Bred in the Great Depression Winter, Jonah 976.4 Win Elementary (3-5) 2012 NCSS Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People
Saga of the Sioux Brown, Dee 978 Zim Elementary (3-5) 2012 NCSS Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People

980 – History of South America

Book CoverTitleAuthorCall NumberReading LevelAwardsResources
Anthropologist : scientist of the people Batten, Mary 989.2 Bat