Tag Archives: Lynsey Burkins

December 27

The 2020 Nerdies: Nonfiction Picture Books Announced by Lynsey Burkins

Nonfiction Picture Books can bring about a feeling of wonder and thirst to know more in ways a traditional nonfiction text may not. The pictures coupled with narrative and facts allows readers to dig in and dream. Maybe see things in ways they haven’t before and learn in ways that are pleasurable. This year’s picks […]

December 27

The 2019 Nerdies: Nonfiction Picture Books Announced by Lynsey Burkins

When I think of informational reading I always carry with me the words of Maya Angelou, “Do the best you can until you know better. Then when you know better you do better.”  I especially think of these words when I read biographies, which are my favorite informational text to read. Reading the stories of […]