Narrative Embedded with Fact

  • This is a story that has facts woven into it- good stories where the reader can learn many interesting facts.

    Try reading some of these:
    Bat Loves the Night by Nicola Davies 
    Dig Wait Listen: A Desert Toad’s Tale by April Pulley Sayre 
    The Emperor’s Egg by Martin Jenkins 
    Look to the North: A Wolf Pup Diary by Jean Craighead George.

    Or read some of these:
    A Caribou Journey     Miller, Debbie S. 
    A Dozen Ducklings Lost and Found   Zierfert, Harriet 
    A Placed Called Home    Panogopulos, Janie Lynn 
    A River Ran Wild     Cherry, Lynne 
    A Symphony of Whales    Schuch, Steve 
    Apple Pie 4th of July     Wong, Janet 

    Bat Loves the Night     Davies, Nicola 
    Baby Lemur      Hellard, Susan 
    Baby Whale’s Journey    London, Jonathan 
    Ballerina Flying     Bradenberg, Alexa 
    Behold the Trees     Alexander, Sue 
    Big Jimmy’s Kum Kau Chinese Take Out  Lewin, Fred 
    Blue Aliens! An Adventure in Color   Porto, Tony 
    Bur Bur’s Fishing Adventure    Pastel, JoAnne 
    Bur Bur Throws Out the First Pitch   Pastel, JoAnne 
    Butterflies for Kiri     Falwell, Cathryn 

    Chinatown      Lou, William 
    Cod’s Tale, The     Kurlasky, Mark 
    Crawdad Creek     Sanders, Scott Russell 
    Crossing      Booth, Phillip 

    Dig, Wait, Listen: A Desert Toad’s Tale  Sayre, April Pulley 
    Dim Sum for Everyone    Lin, Grace 
    Dirt on Their Skirts     Rappaport, Doreen & Lyndall Callan 

    The Emperor’s Egg     Jenkins, Martin 
    Everglades      George, Jean Craighead 

    Farm Life      Spurr, Elizabeth 
    Fireboat      Kalman, Maira 
    Fire Storm      George, Jean Craighead 
    First Painter      Lasky, Kathryn 
    Future Story      French, Fiona 

    Get Red! An Adventure in Color   Porto, Tony 
    Ghost Wings      Joose, Barbara M. 
    Gretchen the Bicycle Dog    Heyman, Anita 
    Growing Frogs     French, Vivian 

    Home Run      Burleigh, Robert 
    How Many Dogs to America? A Thanksgiving Story Bunting, Eve 

    I Have Heard of Land     Thomas, Joyce Carol 
    Iced Palace      Blumenthal, Deborah 

    Koko’s Kitten      Patterson, Francine, Dr. 

    Letting Swift River Go    Yolen, Jane 

    Martian Rock      Shields, Carol Diggory 
    Max Goes to the Moon    Bennett, Jeffrey 
    Moon Ball      Yolen, Jane 
    Moon Glowing     Partridge, Elizabeth 
    Morphia: A Rain Forest Story   Tennyson, Michael 

    Nettie’s Trip South     Turner, Ann 
    Next Stop Grand Central Station   Kalman, Maira 
    Nick Plays Baseball     Isadora, Rachel 
    Night Golf      Miller, William 

    One Day At Wood Green Animal Shelter  Casey, Patricia 
    One Tiny Turtle     Davies, Nicola 

    Pink Paper Swans     Kroll, Virginia 
    Players in Pigtails     Corey, Shana 
    Prairie Town      Geiserc, Bonnie and Arthur 

    Radio Rescue      Barasch, Lynn 
    Rain       Stojic, Manya 
    Raven’s Gift, The     Durpe, Kelly 

    Sophie’s Skates     Isadora, Rachel 
    Story of Kites, The      Compestine, Ying Chang 
    Sunflower House     Bunting, Eve 
    Swallow Journey     French, Vivian 

    Thank You Sarah: The Woman Who Saved Thanksgiving by Anderson, Laurie Halse 
    This Next New Year     Wrong, Janet S. 
    Turtle in the Sea     Arnosky, Jim 
    Turtle, Turtle, Watch Out!    Sayre, April Pulley 

    Way of the Willow Branch, The   Bernhard, Emery and Durga 
    Look to the North: A Wolf Pup Diary  George, Jean Craighead 
    Why Does the Cat Do That?    Bonner, Susan