Nonfiction Books

 2025 Nonfiction Book Nominees

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Blood! Not Just a Vampire Drink by Stacy McAnulty, 2022

Blue: a History of the Color as Deep as the Sean and as Wide as the Sky by Nana Ekua Brew-Hammond, 2022

Building an Orchestra of Hope: How Favio Chavez Taught Children to Make Music from Trash by Carmen Oliver, 2022

Dressing Up the Stars: The Story of Movie Costume Designer Edith Head by Jeanne Walker Harvey, 2022

The Floating Field: How a Group of Thai Boys Built Their Own Soccer Field by Scott Riley, 2021

A History of Underwear with Professor Chicken! by Hannah Holt

How to Apologize by David La Rochelle, 2021

Listen: How Evelyn Glennie, a Deaf Girl, Changed Percussion by Shannon Stocker, 2022

Nellie vs. Elizabeth: Two Daredevil Journalists' Breakneck Race Around the World by Kate Hannigan, 2022

The Sweetest Scoop: Ben & Jerry's Ice Cream Revolution by Lisa Robinson, 2022