Books by Jordi Solano

BEYOND THE SIXTH EXTINCTION by Shawn Sheehy
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Oct. 9, 2018

"A deliciously hideous glimpse of what's in store following the ongoing Anthropocene extinction. (author's note) (Pop-up science fiction. 12-15)"
An oversized pop-up survey of mutated life forms in the 49th century's heavily polluted, still-radioactive Cagoan District, the ruins of a fictional future Chicago. Read full book review >
HU WAN AND THE SLEEPING DRAGON by Judy Young
CHILDREN'S
Released: Dec. 15, 2017

"This dragon disappoints. (Picture book. 5-8)"
A Chinese boy learns a craft and shares a humble gift. Read full book review >
SWIMMING WITH SHARKS by Heather Lang
CHILDREN'S
Released: Dec. 1, 2016

"A clear, well-organized presentation likely to make readers and listeners want to know more about the 'Shark Lady' and her favorite creatures. (more about sharks, selected sources) (Picture book/biography. 4-8)"
Fascinated with sharks from childhood, Eugenie Clark spent a lifetime researching these "magnificent and misunderstood" creatures. Read full book review >