Random House: Bringing You the Best in Fiction, Nonfiction, and Children's Books
Authors
Books
eBooks
Newletters and Alerts

Subscribe to our RSS/XML feed with web-based news readers.
Click your choice:

RSS
RSS PDF
Atom Feed
Add to Google

Browse Category

Find more Juvenile Nonfiction books by browsing the categories below.

Juvenile Nonfiction:

Juvenile Nonfiction:

Sort: Author   Bestselling  Format   Date   Price   Title  
Annie and Helen
Annie and Helen
Written by Deborah Hopkinson, Illustrated by Raul Colon
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780375957062
Our Price: $20.99
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Annie and Helen

Written by Deborah Hopkinson
Illustrated by Raul Colon


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 48 pages
On Sale: September 11, 2012
Price: $20.99

"What is breathtakingly shown here, through accurate, cross-hatched watercolor paintings; excerpts from Sullivan’s correspondence to her former teacher; and concise and poetic language, is the woman’s patience and belief in the intelligence of her student to grasp the concepts of language," praised School Library Journal in a starred review.

Author Deborah Hopkinson... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Beyond Courage
Beyond Courage
Written by Doreen Rappaport
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763629762
Our Price: $22.99
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Beyond Courage
The Untold Story of Jewish Resistance During the Holocaust
Written by Doreen Rappaport


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: September 11, 2012
Price: $22.99

In a stirring chronicle, Doreen Rappaport brings to light the courage of countless Jews who organized to sabotage the Nazis and help other Jews during the Holocaust.

Under the noses of the military, Georges Loinger smuggles thousands of children out of occupied France into Switzerland. In Belgium, three resisters ambush a train... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Discovering Wes Moore (The Young Adult Adaptation)
Discovering Wes Moore (The Young Adult Adaptation)
Written by Wes Moore
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385741675
Our Price: $15.99
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Discovering Wes Moore (The Young Adult Adaptation)

Written by Wes Moore


Format: Hardcover, 176 pages
On Sale: September 11, 2012
Price: $15.99

WES MOORE, a U.S. Army combat veteran, has created and is the host of Coming Back with Wes Moore, which will air on PBS starting in May. In three moving episodes, Moore follows the lives of soldiers as they attempt to reintegrate into society and establish new identities after completing their...

Read more >
Discovering Wes Moore (The Young Adult Adaptation)
Discovering Wes Moore (The Young Adult Adaptation)
Written by Wes Moore
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375986703
Our Price: $7.99
amazon.com
barnesandnoble.com
borders.com
Google eBookStore
kobobooks.com
more>>
Discovering Wes Moore (The Young Adult Adaptation)

Written by Wes Moore


Format: eBook, 176 pages
On Sale: September 11, 2012
Price: $7.99

WES MOORE, a U.S. Army combat veteran, has created and is the host of Coming Back with Wes Moore, which will air on PBS starting in May. In three moving episodes, Moore follows the lives of soldiers as they attempt to reintegrate into society and establish new identities after completing their...

Read more >
Discovering Wes Moore (The Young Adult Adaptation)
Discovering Wes Moore (The Young Adult Adaptation)
Written by Wes Moore
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780375990182
Our Price: $18.99
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Discovering Wes Moore (The Young Adult Adaptation)

Written by Wes Moore


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 176 pages
On Sale: September 11, 2012
Price: $18.99

WES MOORE, a U.S. Army combat veteran, has created and is the host of Coming Back with Wes Moore, which will air on PBS starting in May. In three moving episodes, Moore follows the lives of soldiers as they attempt to reintegrate into society and establish new identities after completing their...

Read more >
Oscar Peterson
Oscar Peterson
Written by Jack Batten
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781770492691
Our Price: $19.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Oscar Peterson
The Man and His Jazz
Written by Jack Batten


Format: Hardcover, 192 pages
On Sale: September 11, 2012
Price: $19.95

Called the "Maharaja of the keyboard" by Duke Ellington, Oscar Peterson released over 200 recordings, won seven Grammy Awards, received the Order of Canada and is considered to have been one of the greatest jazz pianists of all time. This new biography from award-winning author Jack Batten, promises to tell Oscar... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Oscar Peterson
Oscar Peterson
Written by Jack Batten
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781770493629
Our Price: $10.99
amazon.com
barnesandnoble.com
borders.com
Google eBookStore
kobobooks.com
more>>
Oscar Peterson
The Man and His Jazz
Written by Jack Batten


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 11, 2012
Price: $10.99

Called the "Maharaja of the keyboard" by Duke Ellington, Oscar Peterson released over 200 recordings, won seven Grammy Awards, received the Order of Canada and is considered to have been one of the greatest jazz pianists of all time. This new biography from award-winning author Jack Batten, promises to tell Oscar... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Who's In My Family?
Who's In My Family?
Written by Robie H. Harris, Illustrated by Nadine Bernard Westcott
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763636319
Our Price: $15.99
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Who's In My Family?
All About Our Families
Written by Robie H. Harris
Illustrated by Nadine Bernard Westcott


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: September 11, 2012
Price: $15.99

Trusted New York Times best-selling author Robie H. Harris continues her series for preschoolers with a look at the many kinds of families that make up our world.

Join Nellie and Gus and their family — plus all manner of other families — for a day at the zoo, where they see... Read more >
Katy Cat and Beaky Boo
Katy Cat and Beaky Boo
Written by Lucy Cousins, Illustrated by Lucy Cousins
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763661236
Our Price: $9.99
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Katy Cat and Beaky Boo

Written by Lucy Cousins
Illustrated by Lucy Cousins


Format: Trade Paperback, 24 pages
On Sale: May 22, 2012
Price: $9.99

From the creator of Maisy, an instantly engaging lift-the-flap concept book -- now reissued in a sturdy paperback.

Meet Katy Cat, a gregarious orange kitten, and her elusive puffin pal, Beaky Boo. Katy has a lot of questions, and Beaky makes finding the answers fun by hiding under colorful flaps with picture... Read more >
Coming of Age
Coming of Age
Written by G. Wayne Miller
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307818836
Our Price: $10.99
amazon.com
barnesandnoble.com
borders.com
Google eBookStore
kobobooks.com
more>>
Coming of Age
The True Adventures of Two American Teens
Written by G. Wayne Miller


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: May 9, 2012
Price: $10.99

G. Wayne Miller explores the drama and passion teenagers hide from everyone but their peers in this warm, funny, and eye-opening account of two kids from a small New England town as they come of age. As Dave Bettencourt, seventeen, begins his senior year of high school, there are many things... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Will Puberty Last My Whole Life?
REAL Answers to REAL Questions from Preteens About Body Changes, Sex, and Other Growing-Up Stuf
Written by Julie Metzger, RN, MN and Rob Lehman, MD


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: March 27, 2012
Price: $16.95

This flip book for boys and girls between the ages of 9 and 12 has questions asked by girls in one half of the book; flip it over and questions asked by boys are on the other side. Contains honest, informative, and reassuring answers to questions pre-adolescents have about puberty, friends... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Will Puberty Last My Whole Life?
Will Puberty Last My Whole Life?
Written by Julie Metzger, RN, MN and Robert Lehman, MD
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781570617393
Our Price: $16.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Will Puberty Last My Whole Life?
REAL Answers to REAL Questions from Preteens About Body Changes, Sex, and Other Growing-Up Stuff
Written by Julie Metzger, RN, MN and Robert Lehman, MD


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: March 27, 2012
Price: $16.95

This flip book for boys and girls between the ages of 9 and 12 has questions asked by girls in one half of the book; flip it over and questions asked by boys are on the other side. Contains honest, informative, and reassuring answers to questions pre-adolescents have about puberty, friends... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Henry Aaron's Dream
Henry Aaron's Dream
Written by Matt Tavares, Illustrated by Matt Tavares
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763658205
Our Price: $6.99
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Henry Aaron's Dream

Written by Matt Tavares
Illustrated by Matt Tavares


Format: Trade Paperback, 40 pages
On Sale: February 14, 2012
Price: $6.99

Matt Tavares hits one out of the park with this powerful tale of a kid from the segregated south who would become baseball’s home-run king.

Before he was Hammerin’ Hank, Henry Aaron was a young boy grow ing up in Mobile, Alabama, with what seemed like a foolhardy dream: to be a... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Bambino and Mr. Twain
Bambino and Mr. Twain
Written by P.I. Maltbie, Illustrated by Daniel Miyares
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580892728
Our Price: $15.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Bambino and Mr. Twain

Written by P.I. Maltbie
Illustrated by Daniel Miyares


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2012
Price: $15.95

LOST
Mark Twain's Cat

After the death of his beloved wife, Samuel Clemens—known to his fans as Mark Twain—holed himself up in his house, too sad to face the outside world. His constant companion in his grief was Bambino, his daughter Clara’s cat. Despite the pleas of his daughter Jean and the well... Read more >
Emily and Carlo
Emily and Carlo
Written by Marty Rhodes Figley, Illustrated by Catherine Stock
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580892742
Our Price: $15.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Emily and Carlo

Written by Marty Rhodes Figley
Illustrated by Catherine Stock


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2012
Price: $15.95

When Emily Dickinson was given a puppy by her father, the two were instant best friends. She named him Carlo, after a dog in one of her favorite books, and she delighted in the growing dog’s antics. Carlo, a Newfoundland (and possibly part Saint Bernard), grew to a rather large size... Read more >
Dangerous Dating
Dangerous Dating
Written by Patricia Riddle Gaddis
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307779373
Our Price: $11.99
amazon.com
barnesandnoble.com
borders.com
Google eBookStore
kobobooks.com
more>>
Dangerous Dating
Helping Young Women Say No to Abusive Relationships
Written by Patricia Riddle Gaddis


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: October 5, 2011
Price: $11.99

Domestic violence is the second leading killer of women fifteen to forty-four in the U.S. Patricia Gaddis alerts readers to the prevalence of violence and describes the danger signs to watch for dating relationships. She explains how parents can best respond to threats or violence against a daughter.


From the Trade Paperback... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Rosie Swanson: Fourth-Grade Geek for President
Rosie Swanson: Fourth-Grade Geek for President
Written by Barbara Park
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307797094
Our Price: $5.99
amazon.com
barnesandnoble.com
borders.com
Google eBookStore
kobobooks.com
more>>
Rosie Swanson: Fourth-Grade Geek for President

Written by Barbara Park


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: August 31, 2011
Price: $5.99

Vote for Rosie!

Sure, she wears geeky-looking glasses and she tattles on her classmates. But, hey, snitching has its good side. Thanks to Rosie, Ronald Milligan has stopped blowing his nose in the water fountain. And now, Rosie is determined to do even more for her classmates -- by becoming president of... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
September 11, 2001
September 11, 2001
Written by Wilborn Hampton
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763657673
Our Price: $12.99
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

September 11, 2001
Attack on New York City
Written by Wilborn Hampton


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: August 23, 2011
Price: $12.99

The award-winning Wilborn Hampton recounts one horrifying day in history through the eyes of several who experienced it firsthand.

A blind man and his dog struggling to escape from the burning North Tower, a company of firefighters risking their lives to help with the evacuation, an ordinary citizen turned rescue worker sifting... Read more >
Tiffany's Table Manners for Teenagers
Tiffany's Table Manners for Teenagers
Written by Walter Hoving, Illustrated by Joe Eula, Introduction by John Hoving
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375983085
Our Price: $9.99
amazon.com
barnesandnoble.com
borders.com
Google eBookStore
kobobooks.com
more>>
Tiffany's Table Manners for Teenagers

Written by Walter Hoving
Illustrated by Joe Eula
Introduction by John Hoving


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: August 9, 2011
Price: $9.99

Here is the perfect little book for anyone—teenage or otherwise—who has ever wanted to master the art of good table manners. Written by Walter Hoving, former chairman of Tiffany's of New York, it is a step-by-step introduction to all the basics, from the moment the meal begins ("It is customary for... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Girls: What's So Bad About Being Good?
Girls: What's So Bad About Being Good?
Written by Harriet S. Mosatche, Ph.D.
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307556400
Our Price: $9.99
amazon.com
barnesandnoble.com
borders.com
Google eBookStore
kobobooks.com
more>>
Girls: What's So Bad About Being Good?
How to Have Fun, Survive the Preteen Years, and Remain True to Yourself
Written by Harriet S. Mosatche, Ph.D.


Format: eBook
On Sale: July 20, 2011
Price: $9.99

A Girl's Guide to Growing Up
Being a girl is a lot of fun most of the time. But some days are really difficult. Dealing with a body that is changing before everyone's eyes, increasing amounts of schoolwork, boys, other girls, friends, makeup, clothing, parents. Wow! Life as a preteen or early-teen... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Praying for Your Future Husband
Praying for Your Future Husband
Written by Robin Jones Gunn and Tricia Goyer
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781601423498
Our Price: $9.99
amazon.com
barnesandnoble.com
borders.com
Google eBookStore
kobobooks.com
more>>
Praying for Your Future Husband
Preparing Your Heart for His
Written by Robin Jones Gunn and Tricia Goyer


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: May 3, 2011
Price: $9.99

Have you ever thought about praying for your future husband?
Will it make a difference?
There's only one way to find out…
 
From when we were small girls, most of us dream of “The One,” our future husband. We think about what it would be like to be a bride. We wonder who that... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Praying for Your Future Husband
Praying for Your Future Husband
Written by Robin Jones Gunn and Tricia Goyer
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781601423481
Our Price: $13.99
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Praying for Your Future Husband
Preparing Your Heart for His
Written by Robin Jones Gunn and Tricia Goyer


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: May 3, 2011
Price: $13.99

Have you ever thought about praying for your future husband?
Will it make a difference?
There's only one way to find out…
 
From when we were small girls, most of us dream of “The One,” our future husband. We think about what it would be like to be a bride. We wonder who that... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
How to Survive Anything
How to Survive Anything
Written by Rachel Buchholz
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426307744
Our Price: $12.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

How to Survive Anything
Shark Attack, Lightning, Embarrassing Parents, Pop Quizzes, and Other Perilous Situations
Written by Rachel Buchholz


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: April 12, 2011
Price: $12.95

Let's face it. With school pressures, social pressures, parental pressures...the teenage years are tough. Your best friend is with you one day, dating your crush the next. But it could be worse! You could be face-to-face with an angry grizzly, or chest-deep in quicksand. Never fear, National Geographic has the solution!... Read more >
Esclavas del poder
Esclavas del poder
Written by Lydia Cacho
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307882493
Our Price: $20.00
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Esclavas del poder

Written by Lydia Cacho


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: March 15, 2011
Price: $20.00

Read more >
Terezin
Terezin
Written by Ruth Thomson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763649630
Our Price: $18.99
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Terezin
Voices from the Holocaust
Written by Ruth Thomson


Format: Hardcover, 64 pages
On Sale: February 22, 2011
Price: $18.99

Through inmates’ own voices and artwork, Terezín explores the lives of Jewish people in one of the most infamous of the Nazi transit camps.

Between 1941 and 1945, Nazi Germany turned the small town of Terezín, Czechoslovakia, into a ghetto, and then into a transit camp for thousands of Jewish people. It... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
View pages: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8
Page 3 of 8
View past category highlights: