New Arrivals · Kids’ Nonfiction

April 30, 2016
These titles were recently added to the collection of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County.

Shopkins, once you shop... you can't stop! : the updated ultimate collector's guide

April 29, 2016
Simon, Jenne, author.
New York, NY : Scholastic, Inc., 2016.
112 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
Offers a guide to the Shopkin characters from seasons one through four, including rare and limited editions, with fun facts about each.

So, you want to be a coder? : the ultimate guide to a career in programming, video game creation, robotics, and more!

April 29, 2016
Bedell, J. M. (Jane M.), author.
New York : Aladdin, [2016]
247 pages ; 24 cm.
Entering a coding career -- Getting a coding education -- Looking at the languages -- Writing code -- Systems and application coders -- Mainframe, embedded software, and firmware coders -- Video games and animation -- Website coders -- Artificial intelligence and robots -- Cybersecurity coders.
"Don't just buy a new video game, make one! Don't just download the latest app, help design it! Don't just play on your phone. Program it."--President Obama Behind the screen of your phone, tablet, computer, or game console lies a secret language that makes it all work. Computer code has become as integral to our daily lives and reading and writing, even if you didn't know it. Now it's time to plug in and start creating the same technology you're consuming. Plus, it's one of the fastest growing industries in the world! Covering everything from navigating the maze of computer languages to writing code for games to cyber security and artificial intelligence, So, You Want to Be a Coder? debugs the secrets behind a career in the diverse and state-of-the-art industry of working with computer code. In addition to tips and interviews from professionals in the industry, So, You Want to Be a Coder? includes inspiring stories from kids who are writing code now! Plus, activities, a glossary, and resources put you on the path to a fun and rewarding career with computer code today!"-- Provided by publisher.

Zim zam zoom : zappy poems to read out loud

April 29, 2016
Carter, James, 1959- author.
Herefordshire, England : Otter-Barry Books, 2016.
29 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm

Counting money

April 29, 2016
Schuh, Mari C., 1975-
Minneapolis, MN : Bellwether Media, 2016.
24 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
"Relevant images match informative text in this introduction to counting money. Intended for students in kindergarten through third grade"-- Provided by publisher.

Saving money

April 29, 2016
Schuh, Mari C., 1975-
Minneapolis, MN : Bellwether Media, Inc., 2016.
24 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
Why save money? -- Ways to save money -- Saving is smart -- Glossary -- At the library -- Index.
"Relevant images match informative text in this introduction to saving money. Intended for students in kindergarten through third grade"-- Provided by publisher.

Pirate Penguin vs. Ninja Chicken : [escape from Skull-fragment Island!]

April 27, 2016
Friesen, Ray,, author.
Marietta, GA : Top Shelf Productions, 2016.
109 pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 23 cm.
Subtitle from cover.
"Book two"--Page [2].
When Pirate Penguin and Ninja Chicken stumble across a mystical lost sword, a rip-roaring aquatic adventure ensues, with appearances by cousin Privateer Puffin, the terrifying Pirate Queen, and two unforgettable "mermaids." PLUS: our heroes get trapped in a Swedish furniture store, and a dozen more wacky short stories!

Cecil's pride : the true story of a lion king

April 27, 2016
Hatkoff, Craig, author.
New York, NY : Scholastic, Inc., 2016.
1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 25 cm
Describes Cecil the lion's rise to power at the Hwange National Park, from his struggles as a cub and alliance with rival Jericho to his untimely death that shocked the world.

Transformers robots in disguise animated

April 27, 2016
Ball, Georgia.
San Diego, CA : IDW, c2016.
1 v. (unpaged) : chiefly col. ill. ; 23 cm.
Originally published as Transformers robots in disguise free comic book day #0 and Transformers robots in disguise issues #1-6.
Bumblebee leads an all-star team of Autobots to Earth to find rogue Deceptions and they're forced to go up against their old friend, Ultra Magnus.

Revenge of the zombie monks : an unofficial graphic novel for Minecrafters

April 26, 2016
Stevens, Cara J., author.
New York : Sky Pony Press, [2016]
1 volume (unpaged) : chiefly color illustrations ; 23 cm

Wildfires

April 26, 2016
Simon, Seymour, author.
©1996
32 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm
All about fires, prevention, renewal, and more!--from pg. 1 of cover.
Presents wildfires as neither good nor bad but as part of the endless cycle of change in forests and grasslands.

Adventures in coding

April 26, 2016
Holland, Eva, author.
Indianapolis, IN : Wiley, [2016]
xiv, 300 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Includes index.

An exceptional children's guide to touch : teaching social and physical boundaries to kids

April 26, 2016
Manasco, Hunter.
London : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2012.
64 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm
Accidental touch -- Friendly touch -- Hurtful touch -- Touching myself -- Not touching -- Having my picture taken -- Keeping children with special needs safe : information for adults.
"The rules of physical contact can be tricky to grasp, especially for children with special needs who are at a heightened risk of abuse. This delightfully illustrated and friendly picture book simply and clearly explains how to tell the difference between acceptable and unacceptable touch, thereby helping keep the child with special needs safe. With five stories that cover different types of touch, from accidental to friendly to hurtful, this book will help children understand when and where it is okay to touch other people, when and where other people can touch them, why self-touching sometimes needs to be private, and, importantly, what to do if touch feels inappropriate. The book also contains a sixth story that deals with the issues surrounding the use of cameras and recording devices."--Jacket.

Alex and the scary things : a story to help children who have experienced something scary

April 26, 2016
Moses, Melissa.
London ; Philadelphia : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015.
1 volume unpaged : color illustrations ; 22 cm

Those are my private parts

April 26, 2016
Hansen, Diane.
Redondo Beach, CA : Empowerment Productions, ©2013.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 25 cm
Uses rhyming and illustrations by a four-year-old to present messages about sexual abuse prevention to children. Specifically mentions individuals in a child's life who could be sex offenders and the possible use of touching "games" in order to inform and empower children to protect their bodies.

Ariol

April 25, 2016
Guibert, Emmanuel.
New York : Papercutz, [2013]-
v. : chiefly col. ill. ; 21 cm.
Originally published in France by Bayard Editions, 2008.
v. 1. Just a donkey like you and me -- v. 2. Thunder horse -- v. 3. Happy as a pig -- v. 4. A beautiful cow -- v. 5. Bizzbilla hits the bullseye -- v. 6. A nasty cat -- v. 7. Top dog -- v. 8 The three donkeys
Ariol is an everyday 'tween donkey with blue glasses who lives in the suburbs with his mom and dad, as well as a host of other animal friends and teachers.

Steven Universe : too cool for school

April 25, 2016
Sorese, Jeremy, author.
Los Angeles, CA : KaBOOM!, a division of Boom Entertainment, Inc., [2016]
1 volume (unpaged) : chiefly color illustrations ; 23 cm
"Steven finds himself enrolled in Connie's school after a show-and-tell lesson goes awry, and that is just the beginning. After getting to see what normal school is like, Steven is having the time of his life...but it might mean losing Connie in the process. Between wanting to graduate with good grades and keeping her record clean, Connie realizes that having her best friend at school might not have been all it was meant to be. And when a stray gem and homework collide, it's not just friendships on the line but an entire school!,"--page [4] of cover.

Why do you do that? : a book about Tourette syndrome for children and young people

April 22, 2016
Chowdhury, Uttom, 1967-
London, UK ; Philadelphia, PA : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2006.
96 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
What is Tourette syndrome? -- What have research doctors found out about Tourette syndrome? -- Are there any other problems associated with Tourette syndrome? -- How do doctors treat and support young people with Tourette syndrome? -- How will I cope in school? -- What are the life stories of brothers, sisters, parents and young people around the world with Tourette syndrome? -- What can I do for my brother or sister with Tourette syndrome? -- What is the future for a young person with Tourette syndrome?
Discusses what tourette syndrome is, how it is treated, how to cope, and what the future will be with this condition.

The Revolutionary War, 1775-1783

April 22, 2016
Künstler, Mort, illustrator.
©2016.
45 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
Künstler’s paintings bring history to life with vivid, high-action portrayals of the primary events that won Americans their freedom from Britain: the Boston Tea Party, the Siege of Yorktown, Paul Revere’s ride, and the signing of the Declaration of Independence. The epic artworks faithfully chronicle these moments from history and encourage children to look again and again for special details—from the number of stars on George Washington’s flag to the style of a soldier’s uniform. Together with text by award-winning historian Alan Axelrod, these brilliantly explicit paintings engage a young reader’s attention and introduce them to American history through the visual arts.

LEGO friends. Pop star power!

April 21, 2016
Blue Ocean Entertainment, author, illustrator.
New York ; Boston : Little, Brown and Company, 2016.
79 pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 24 cm
Pop star fever hits an all-time high when international superstar Livi comes to town! Join Mia, Olivia, Andrea, Stephanie, and Emma as they go from fans to friends and learn that pop stars are people too. Whether they're trying to get an autograph, riding horses, dodging nosy photographers, or putting on a big concert, these friends know how to have fun!

Super bug encyclopedia : the biggest, fastest, deadliest creepy-crawlies on the planet

April 21, 2016
Woodward, John, 1954- author.
New York, New York : DK Publishing, 2016.
207 pages : color illustrations ; 31 cm
Includes index.
At head of title: DK Smithsonian.
Profiles the worlds largest, strongest, and loudest insects, providing statistics and facts on each, from the honeypot ants of Australia and hornet moth of Europe to the golden chafer of Central America and the orchid mantid of Southeast Asia.

The princess and the fog : a story for children with depression

April 21, 2016
Jones, Lloyd, 1955-
London ; Philadelphia : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015.
1 volume unpaged : color illustrations ; 25 cm
Explains what depression is and how it affects people through a story about a princess and a fog around her that she cannot get rid of on her own.

Coral reefs : cities of the ocean

April 21, 2016
Wicks, Maris, author, illustrator.
New York : First Second, 2016.
119 pages ; chiefly color illustrations ; 23 cm.
"Get to know your universe!" --Cover
"This absorbing look at ocean science covers the biology of coral reefs as well as their ecological importance."--Amazon.com.

Dinosaurs : fossils and feathers

April 21, 2016
Reed, M. K., author.
New York : First Second, 2016.
117 pages : chiefly color illustrations, 23 cm.
"Get to know your universe!" --Cover
"This fascinating look at dinosaur science covers the last 150 years of dinosaur hunting, and illuminates how our ideas about dinosaurs have changed--and continue to change."--Amazon.com.

My little pony : friends forever.

April 20, 2016
San Diego, California : IDW Publishing, 2014-
v. : chiefly col. ill. ; 26 cm.
Writers and artists vary between volumes.
v. 1. Collects issues #1-4 -- v. 2. Collects issues #5-8 -- v. 3. Collects issues #9-12 -- v. 4. Collects issues #13-16 -- v. 5. Collects issues #17-20 -- v. 6. Collects issues #21-24

The best caretakers

April 20, 2016
Gahng, Eun-gyeong, author.
[Campsie, New South Wales] : Big & Small, 2016.
29 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm.
Translated from the Korean.

All about the weather

April 20, 2016
Mack, 1960- author, illustrator.
New York : Clavis, [2016]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 27 cm
Translation of: Meer over het weer.
"The weather is different every day. Sometimes the sky is blue and the sun is shining; sometimes the sky is filled with clouds and it’s raining. And sometimes there is so much wind, you can hardly walk. In winter, when soft snowflakes fall from gray skies, you can make a snowman! Weather can be fun, but it can also be dangerous, like when there’s a tornado. In this book, you’ll find out more about the beautiful, exciting, and dangerous sides of the weather."--Page [4] of cover.

Gorillas up close

April 20, 2016
Nippert-Eng, Christena E., author.
New York : Henry Holt and Company, 2016.
176 pages : color illustrations, map : 24 cm
Includes index.
Filled with facts and photos, Gorillas Up Close takes us into the world of gorillas. Explore the differences between gorillas in zoos and in the wild with the gorilla family troop in Chicago's Lincoln Park Zoo. Readers will delight in the similarities gorillas share with humans while finding out more about these incredible animals.

LEGO Bionicle. Battle of the mask makers

April 20, 2016
Windham, Ryder, author.
New York : Little, Brown and Company 2016
49 pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 24 cm
On the mythical island of Okoto, the forces of darkness are on the move. To defeat evil, the island Protectors call on the help of six elemental heroes known as the Toa.

Bank wisely

April 19, 2016
Schwartz, Heather E., author.
Mankato, MN : Amicus High Interest, [2016]
32 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm.
Keep it in the bank -- All about accounts -- Paper or plastic -- Borrowing money -- The bank and you.
"This photo-illustrated book for elementary readers describes what a bank is, why to use a savings account, and how checking accounts, loans, and credit cards work"-- Provided by publisher.

Types of money

April 19, 2016
Schuh, Mari C., 1975-
Minneapolis, MN : Bellwether Media, Inc., 2016.
24 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
What is money? -- Cash -- Checks -- Credit cards -- Using money wisely.
"Relevant images match informative text in this introduction to types of money. Intended for students in kindergarten through third grade"-- Provided by publisher.

Your money

April 19, 2016
Bailey, Gerry, 1945-
Chicago, Illinois : Norwood House Press, [2016]
64 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm.
Includes index.
Illustrated by Mark Beech.
What is money? -- Money is a 'must' -- Money goes around -- Receiving money -- Three choices -- Save it! -- Spend it! -- Give it away! -- Borrowing -- Budgeting -- What's next for money?
"Presents an introduction to financial literacy and the economic factors that affect an individual's wealth, such as earning, saving, spending, and sharing money. Discusses ways to manage finances by creating income, budgeting, and saving. Includes index, glossary, and discussion questions"-- Provided by publisher.

Undying glory : the story of the Massachusetts 54th regiment

April 19, 2016
Cox, Clinton.
Lincoln, NE : iUniverse, Inc., 2007.
167 pages, 12 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 23 cm
Originally published : 1991.
An Authors Guild Backinprint.com edition.
This is a white man's war -- Men of color, to arms! -- Colored man's flag -- I shall burn this town -- Praise from a thousand homes -- Tonight we'll sleep in Wagner -- One gallant rush -- You are United States soldiers -- Are we soldiers or are we labourers? -- History records a noble deed -- Keeping step to freedom's drumbeat -- Epilogue: battle cry of freedom.
Describes the formation of the all-black 54th Massachusetts Regiment and its valiant battle history from 1863 to 1865.

Cleopatra in space

April 18, 2016
Maihack, Mike.
New York, NY : Graphix, an imprint of Scholastic, 2014-
v. : chiefly col. ill. ; 23 cm.
v. 1. Traget practice -- v. 2. The thief and the sword -- v. 3. Secret of the time tablets

The 101 coolest simple science experiments

April 18, 2016
Salem, MA : Page Street Publishing Co., 2016.
192 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 23 cm
Includes index.
"The cover glows in the dark!"--Cover.
Provides instructions for simple experiments, both indoors and outdoors, using readily available materials, that demonstate scientific facts about the natural world, the human body, and the basic laws of physics.

Show me the money

April 15, 2016
Hall, Alvin D.
New York : Dk Publishing, 2016.
96 pages : color illustrations, portraits ; 28 cm
Includes index.
"Big questions about finance"--Cover.
The story of money -- What's in your pocket? -- What is economics -- Getting down to business.
Learn the story of money and the central part it plays in all our lives. Meet the many men and women of history, explore the markets and find out how you can increase what's in your pocket.

Budgeting, spending and saving

April 15, 2016
Kemper, Bitsy.
Minneapolis, MN : Lerner Publications Company, [2015]
40 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
Spending money -- Setting goals -- Saving -- Creating a budget.
Money is a key part of our world, and knowing how to use it is especially important. Read this book to learn how to save, to spend, and to build your own budget. Decision time sidebars help you analyse real-life scenarios and understand the choices people need to make when managing their money. Learn how to set and work toward short- and long-term financial goals, and explore the real costs of your purchasing decisions.

Understanding credit

April 15, 2016
Mooney, Carla, 1970- author.
Minneapolis, MN : Lerner Publications, [2015]
40 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
Cash and credit -- Costs of credit -- Using credit wisely -- Managing debt -- Top ten things to know.
Offers a general introduction to credit and loans, covering their advantages as well as the disadvantages of accumulating debt, and provides advice on using credit responsibly.

Smart shopping

April 15, 2016
Minden, Cecilia.
©2016
32 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm.
The tween consumer -- I want/need that! -- Do the math: how do I get the best price? -- Do the math: consider other costs -- How to be a smarter shopper.

Starting your own business

April 15, 2016
Minden, Cecilia, author.
Ann Arbor, Michigan : Cherry Lake Publishing, [2016]
32 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm.
It starts with a great idea -- Writing a business plan -- Do the math : finding investors -- Do the math : marketing -- Managing a successful business.
The focus of Real World Math: Personal Finance is the intersection between personal financial literacy and age-appropriate math skills.

Understanding taxes

April 15, 2016
Brennan, Linda Crotta.
Ann Arbor, Michigan : Cherry Lake Publishing, [2016]
32 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm.
Taxes in the United States -- Where does tax money go? -- Do the math: sales tax -- Do the math: income tax -- Make your taxes work for you.

Using credit wisely

April 15, 2016
Marsico, Katie, 1980-
Ann Arbor, Michigan : Cherry Lake Pubishing, [2016]
32 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm.
Who's paying for your purchase? -- Different kinds of credit -- Do the math: using a credit card -- Do the math: installment loans -- Being smart about credit.

Spend wisely

April 15, 2016
Schwartz, Heather E., author.
Mankato, MN : Amicus High Interest, [2016]
32 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm.
Why spend wisely? -- Needs vs. wants -- Let's go shopping! -- Getting a good deal -- Spending smart.
"This photo-illustrated book for elementary readers helps readers learn the basics of wants and needs, shopping sales, and making wise purchases. Gives tips on saving money for big purchases and finding the best prices"-- Provided by publisher.

Animals : knowledge you can touch

April 15, 2016
©2016
31 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
On board pages.
Cover title.
Discover the amazing world of animals with DK Braille Animal. Designed especially for the young braille reader, this tactile reference book features over 30 pages of entries on a fascinating selection of creatures, from bears and big cats to birds and bugs. Go on the hunt with predators and their prey, and even journey inside the body to learn about skeletons and organs. Every entry is written in both braille and large print to allow all readers the opportunity to discover fascinating facts about animals. The entries are also illustrated with large, tactile images, including a leopard with fuzzy flocked fur. Fully endorsed by the Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB), DK Braille Animals is a wonderful way for curious readers to discover the animal kingdom.

Save wisely

April 15, 2016
Schwartz, Heather E., author.
Mankato, MN : Amicus High Interest, [2016]
32 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm.
Your money, your decisions -- Keeping cash safe -- Saving for the short-term -- Saving for the future -- Don't quit? Save!
"This photo-illustrated book for elementary readers describes the benefits of saving money that is earned or received. Gives tips on saving for big and small purchases and how banks can help keep money safe"-- Provided by publisher.

Saving money

April 15, 2016
Lindeen, Mary.
Chicago, IL : Norwood House Press, [2016]
32 pages : color illustrations ; 21 cm.
"You can save money at home or you can take it to a bank. Find out how the bank keeps your money safe. Learn about coins and bills and how to save, spend, and share them. This title includes reading activities and a word list"-- Provided by publisher.

The antihero

April 15, 2016
Anderson, Jennifer Joline, author.
Minneapolis, Minnesota : Essential Library, an imprint of Abdo Publishing, c2016.
112 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
"Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards" --publisher's website.
Chapter 1. Introduction to themes in literature -- Chapter 2. An overview of Macbeth -- Chapter 3. Feminist antihero -- Chapter 4. An overview of Wuthering Heights -- Chapter 5. Romantic antihero -- Chapter 6. An overview of Notes from the Underground -- Chapter 7. Alienated antihero -- Chapter 8. An overview of Native Son -- Chapter 9. Antihero as social protest.
This title examines the role and theme of the antihero archetype in Macbeth, Wuthering Heights, Notes from Underground, and Native Son. It features four analysis papers that consider the antihero theme, each using different critical lenses, writing techniques, or aspects of the theme. Critical thinking questions, sidebars highlighting and explaining each thesis and argument, and other possible approaches for analysis help students understand the mechanics of essay writing. Features include a glossary, references, websites, source notes, and an index.

Biblical allusions

April 15, 2016
Bacher, Lindsay.
©2016
112 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm.
"Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards" --publisher's website.
Chapter 1. Introduction to themes in literature -- Chapter 2. An overview of The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe -- Chapter 3. C.S. Lewis and author intent -- Chapter 4. An overview of The Matrix -- Chapter 5. Humanity's savior in The Matrix -- Chapter 6. An overview of Lord of the Flies -- Chapter 7. The fall in Lord of the Flies -- Chapter 8. An overview of the Lion King -- Chapter 9. Lionesses and the New Testament.
This title examines the role and theme of Biblical allusions in The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, The Matrix, Lord of the Flies, and The Lion King. It features four analysis papers that consider Biblical allusions, each using different critical lenses, writing techniques, or aspects of the theme.

Fall from grace

April 15, 2016
Lo Bosco, Maryellen, author.
Minneapolis, Minnesota : Essential Library, an imprint of ABDO Publishing, [2016]
112 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm.
"Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards" --publisher's website.
Chapter 1. Introduction to themes in literature -- Chapter 2. An overview of The Crucible -- Chapter 3. Moral compass in The Crucible -- Chapter 4. An overview of Crime and punishment -- Chapter 5. Biblical fall in Crime and punishment -- Chapter 6. An overview of Frankenstein -- Chapter 7. A cautionary tale -- Chapter 8. An overview of Things fall apart and Macbeth -- Chapter 9. Fall of the tragic hero.
This title examines the role and theme of the fall from grace archetype in The Crucible, Crime and Punishment, Frankenstein, Things Fall Apart, and Macbeth. It features four analysis papers that consider the fall from grace theme, each using different critical lenses, writing techniques, or aspects of the theme. Critical thinking questions, sidebars highlighting and explaining each thesis and argument, and other possible approaches for analysis help students understand the mechanics of essay writing. Features include a glossary, references, websites, source notes, and an index.

The hero

April 15, 2016
Burling, Alexis.
©2016
112 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm.
"Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards" --publisher's website.
Chapter 1. Introduction to themes in literature -- Chapter 2. An overview of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone -- Chapter 3. Harry Potter as anti-archetype -- Chapter 4. An overview of To Kill a Mockingbird -- Chapter 5. Atticus Finch : moral compass -- Chapter 6. An overview of 12 Years a Slave -- Chapter 7. Northup as abolitionist hero -- Chapter 8. An overview of The Scarlet Letter and Little Women -- Chapter 9. Feminist icons.
This title examines the role and theme of the hero archetype in Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone, To Kill a Mockingbird, 12 Years a Slave, The Scarlet Letter, and Little Women. It features four analysis papers that consider the hero theme, each using different critical lenses, writing techniques, or aspects of the theme.

Love

April 15, 2016
Combs, Maggie.
©2016
112 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm.
"Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards" --publisher's website.
Chapter 1. Introduction to themes in literature -- Chapter 2. An overview of Disney fairy tales -- Chapter 3. Frozen's modern love -- Chapter 4. An overview of Shakespeare's sonnets -- Chapter 5. Shakespeare's contrasting techniques -- Chapter 6. An overview of Divergent -- Chapter 7. Tris's self-love -- Chapter 8. An overview of Of Mice and Men -- Chapter 9. Love as friendship.
This title examines the theme of love in Divergent, Of Mice and Men, Shakespeare's sonnets, and Disney fairy tales, primarily Frozen. It features four analysis papers that consider the love theme, each using different critical lenses, writing techniques, or aspects of the theme.

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