Sneed’s Nonfiction

With over 75 nonfiction books under my belt, it’s a bit overwhelming to list them all. Below, however, are a dozen or so of my most recent and or popular titles. along with links for how to purchase them. Enjoy!

 

Hopping Ahead of Climate Change—Snowshoe Hares, Science, and Survival (Bucking Horse Books, 2016)

Hopping Ahead of Climate Change, Finalist for the AAAS/Subaru/SB&F Prize for Middle Grade Science

Hopping Ahead of Climate Change, Finalist for the AAAS/Subaru/SB&F Prize for Middle Grade Science

  • Finalist for the American Association Advancement of Science/Subaru/Science Books & Films Prize for Nonfiction Science
  • NSTA-CBC Outstanding Science Trade Books
  • Eureka Nonfiction Award Silver Medal
  • Junior Library Guild Selection
  • Booklist: “Collard does an excellent job of telling the story of the snowshoe hare, while also keeping stewardship and conservation as the core message.”
  • School Library Journal: “Captivating text and a stimulating use of color photographs make this a welcome addition for all environmental collections.”
  • Midwest Book Review: “Impressively well written, organized and presented, “Hopping Ahead of Climate Change” is unreservedly recommended for family, school, and community library Environmental Studies and Wildlife Studies collections and supplemental studies reading lists.”
  • Karen Yingling Reads: “veteran nonfiction science writer Collard gives us fascinating insights into what’s going on with this (extremely adorable) animal.”

Fire Birds—Valuing Natural Wildfires and Burned Forests (Bucking Horse Books, 2015)

Fire Birds has been racking up terrific reviews and receiving a lot of attention--no surprise given this year's record-breaking heat!

Fire Birds has been racking up terrific reviews and receiving a lot of attention–no surprise given this year’s record-breaking heat!

  • NSTA-CBC Outstanding Science Trade Books
  • Eureka! Nonfiction Book Award Silver Medal
  • Green Prize for Sustainable Literature
  • AAAS/Subaru SB&F Prize, Commended List
  • High Plains Book Award, Finalist
  • Starred Review, School Library Journal
  • A Junior Library Guild selection
Insects: The Most Fun Bug Book Ever (Charlesbridge Publishing, March 2017)

Insects: The Most Fun Bug Book Ever (Charlesbridge Publishing, March 2017)

Catching Air: Taking the Leap with Gliding Animals

Catching Air: Taking the Leap with Gliding Animals (Tilbury House, Spring 2017)

Catching Air: Taking the Leap with Gliding Animals (Tilbury House, Spring 2017)A Junior Library Guild Selection!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sneed's new memoir, Alligators, Snakes, and Broken Hearts—Journeys of a Biologist's Son.

Sneed’s new memoir, Alligators, Snakes, and Broken Hearts—Journeys of a Biologist’s Son, Bucking Horse Books, 2015.

 

The World Famous Miles City Bucking Horse Sale

The World Famous Miles City Bucking Horse Sale, Bucking Horse Books 2010

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Global Warming—A Personal Guide to Causes and Solutions, Lifelong Learning, Inc., 2011Global Warming—A Personal Guide to Causes and Solutions, Lifelong Learning, Inc., 2011

Teeth, Charlesbridge Publishing, 2008Teeth, Charlesbridge Publishing, 2008

WIngs, Charlesbridge Publishing, 2008WIngs, Charlesbridge Publishing, 2008

 

Reign of the Sea Dragons, Charlesbridge Publishing, 2008

Reign of the Sea Dragons, Charlesbridge Publishing, 2008

 

Shep—Our Most Loyal Dog, Sleeping Bear Press, 2005

Shep—Our Most Loyal Dog, Sleeping Bear Press, 2005

One Night in the Coral Sea, Charlesbridge Publishing, 2005

One Night in the Coral Sea, Charlesbridge Publishing, 2005

A Platypus, Probably, Charlesbridge Publishing, 2005

A Platypus, Probably, Charlesbridge Publishing, 2005

Many Biomes, One Earth, Charlesbridge Publishing, 2009.

Many Biomes, One Earth, Charlesbridge Publishing, 2009.

Animal Dads, Houghton Mifflin, 1997
Animal Dads, Houghton Mifflin, 1997