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Texas Topaz Nonfiction Reading List

The purpose of the Texas Topaz Reading List is to provide children and adults with recommended nonfiction titles that stiumlate reading for pleasure and personal learning. It is intended for recreational reaading and is not designed to support any partic

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2021

2021 Nonfiction Gems

Underlined titles denote a unanimous vote by the committee which selected the books on these lists.

Underlined titles denote a unanimous vote by the committee which selected the books on these lists.

All the Way to the Top
Dancing Hands
Even More Lesser Spotted Animals
Fauja Singh Keeps Going
A Garden in Your Belly
How to Solve a Problem
Just Like Beverly
Let's Save Our Planet : Forests
A Last Goodbye
Making Their Voices Heard
Moth
Mother Jones and Her Army of Mill Children
My Bed
Nonsense!
Not a Bean
Ocean Speaks
Packs
Paper Son
Play Like an Animal!
Queen of Physics
R-E-S-P-E-C-T, Aretha Franklin, the Queen of Soul
Rise!
Selena
She Leads
Wait, Rest, Pause
What Do Scientists Do All Day?

Underlined titles denote a unanimous vote by the committee which selected the books on these lists.

The Big Book of Soccer
Brave Ballerina
Fearless Felines
How We Got to the Moon
How Women Won the Vote
It Began with a Page
Itch! Everything You Didn't Want to Know about What Makes You Scratch
Love Your Body
Monstrous
My Survival
Nazi Saboteurs
The Next President
The Oldest Student
PLASTICUS MARITIMUS
The Poison Eaters
Rainbow Revolutionaries
A Sporting Chance
The Talk
Trending
Unseen Worlds
Winged Wonders

Underlined titles denote a unanimous vote by the committee which selected the books on these lists.

All Boys Aren't Blue
Almost American Girl
Atomic Women
Caught! Nabbing History's Most Wanted
Dancing at the Pity Party
El Baile de Octavo y Otros Recuerdos = The Eighth-grade Dance and Other Memories
I Was Their American Dream
Jane Against the World
Mindfulness and Meditation
Obviously
Playlist
Stamped
Torpedoed
The Very, Very, Very Dreadful
Viral

Underlined titles denote a unanimous vote by the committee which selected the books on these lists.

The Address Book
American Sherlock
The Best Cook in the World
Biased
Big Wonderful Thing
Breath
Caste
The Collected Schizophrenias
Dear Girls
Disability Visibility
Finding Meaning
Fire in Paradise
The Golden Thread
Grace Will Lead Us Home
Hidden Valley Road
How We Fight For Our Lives
In the Dream House
Know My Name
The Last Stargazers
The Less People Know About Us
The Lincoln Conspiracy
The Lost Family
Maid
Memorial Drive
Mobituaries
Overground Railroad
The Pandemic Century
Rough Magic
The Splendid and the Vile
The Ungrateful Refugee
The Women with Silver Wings