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Hero for the hungry

the life & work of Norman Borlaug
Shares the life and work of Norman Borlaug, the "Father of the Green Revolution".

Harriet Ross Tubman

abolitionist and activist
Presents a biography of Harriet Ross Tubman, whose experience as a slave in the South led her to seek freedom in the North for herself and others through the Underground Railroad.

Hidden heroes in space exploration

Blast off to space with these hidden heroes. Discover astronauts, mathematicians, engineers, and more who defined space exploration.

Who sparked the Montgomery Bus Boycott?

Rosa Parks
From refusing to give up her bus seat to a white passenger to sparking civil rights protests across America, explore how Rosa Parks's powerful act earned her the title "Mother of the Civil Rights Movement." A story of resistance, strength, and unwavering spirit, this graphic novel invites readers to immerse themselves in the life of the American Civil Rights leader; brought to life by gripping narrative and vivid full-color illustrations that jump off the page.

The life and music of Elvis Presley

Text and illustrations look at the life and career of rock and roll star Elvis Presley.

Harriet Tubman

all aboard the Underground Railroad
Surveys the life of Harriet Tubman, including her childhood in slavery and her later work in helping other slaves escape north to freedom through the Underground Railroad.

Dr. Seuss

Photographs and text explore the life and work of American author Dr. Seuss.

Alexander Graham Bell for kids

his life and inventions, with 21 activities
A biography of inventor Alexander Graham Bell that contains 21 hands-on activities.

Deaf utopia

a memoir--and a love letter to a way of life
A heartfelt and inspiring memoir and deaf culture anthem by Nyle DiMarco, actor, producer, two-time reality show winner, and cultural icon of the international deaf community.

Tom Holland

acting superstar
"Explores the life and career of actor Tom Holland. Learn about Holland's childhood, family, and career, including how he got his start and his rise to fame"--Provided by publisher.


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