Staff Picks: Non-Fiction Children's Books

Staff Picks: Non-Fiction Children's Books

  • Museum Exclusive
    Front cover of the book What Can Colors Do? Pages from the book What Can Colors Do?

    What Can Colors Do?

    $16.95
    There's a rainbow of ways to think about colors. Colors pop and shine.  Cool colors make us shiver, while warm colors heat us up. They can even express our moods, from feeling blue to being tickled pink. What Can Colors Do? introduces children to...
    $16.95
  • Cover of The Quilts of Gee's Bend Pages from The Quilts of Gee's Bend

    The Quilts of Gee's Bend

    $21.95
    In the rural community of Gee’s Bend, African American women have been making quilts for generations. They use scraps of old overalls, aprons, and bleached cornmeal sacks—anything they can find. Their traditions have been passed down through...
    $21.95
  • Front of book Sound: Shhh...Bang...POP...BOOM! Pages from book Sound: Shhh...Bang...POP...BOOM!

    Sound: Shhh...Bang...POP...BOOM!

    $19.99
    Award-winning authors and artists Romana Romanyshyn and Andriy Lesiv achieve a remarkable fusion of the scientific exploration of the  phenomenon of sound with a philosophic reflection on its nature that will appeal to inquisitive children looking...
    $19.99
  • Armor & Animals front Boy reading Armor & Animals book in Arms & Armor gallery of Philadelphia Museum of Art

    Armor & Animals

    $16.95
    Did you ever wonder where people got the idea of wearing armor?  Or, did you ever look at an armadillo and see it was wearing armor just like the knights of old?  Now you can see and compare all kinds of armor. This is a great way to learn how...
    $16.95
  • Cover of book Let's Talk About Modern Art Interior of book Let's Talk About Modern Art

    Let's Talk About Modern Art

    $20.00
    By Alisa Wismer The world is filled with all kinds of different art! In this book we're  going to take a closer look at modern art. From the bright colors to  bold and modern shapes, we'll learn about some of the most famous modern...
    $20.00
  • Front of Draw Paint Print Like the Great Artists Interior of Draw Paint Print Like the Great Artists

    Draw Paint Print Like the Great Artists

    $10.99
    By Marion Denchars Draw or paint your self-portrait like Frida Kahlo, or learn how to crayon etch and make art inspired by Paul Klee. This book is filled with artist biographies and exercises based on countless artists. Draw, paint, and collage right in...
    $10.99