Thursday, January 07, 2010

Winners of 2010 AAAS/Subaru SB&F Prize Announced

The winners of the 2010 AAAS/Subaru SB&F Prize for Excellence in Science Books have been announced. This prize "celebrates outstanding science writing and illustration for children and young adults."

Children's Science Picture Book
Living Sunlight: How Plants Bring the Earth to Life
written by Molly Bang and Penny Chisholm, illustrated by Molly Bang
(Cybils nominee for Nonfiction Picture Book.)

Middle Grades Science Book
The Frog Scientist
written by Pamela S. Turner, with photographs by Andy Comins
(Cybils finalist for Nonfiction Middle Grade & Young Adult book)


  1. We (my homeschooled 7 year old daughter & 4 year old son) loved Living Sunlight. We also like the Read & find out books too.

    Oh! And your blog!! *I* love your blog and *they* love the books I pick from it! Thanks!

  2. Tricia, thanks for mentioning the winners of the AAAS prize. I look forward to reading the books.

  3. The Frog Scientist is a favorite of mine. It's well researched, well written, and full of great science. I love the photos, too.