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Brie Larson

Looks at the life of American actress and filmmaker, Brie Larson.

By the grace of the game

the Holocaust, a basketball legacy, and the American dream
"This book details a family's unique story from escaping the Holocaust to landing in America to playing in the NBA"--Provided by publisher.

Mickey Mantle

stories & memorabilia from a lifetime with the Mick
A collection of photographs, memorabilia, stats, and personal anecdotes that chronicle the life and career of baseball legend Mickey Mantle, discussing his impoverished childhood, schooling, career accomplishments, and other related topics.

Mae makes a way

the true story of Mae Reeves, hat & history maker
Looks at the life of hat entrepreneur Mae Reeves.

Alexander von Humboldt

explorer, naturalist & environmental pioneer
Young readers can learn all about the incredible life of naturalist Alexander von Humboldt, whose explorations created the basis for modern ecology, in this adventure-filled picture book that will spark a passion for discovery and conservation in the youngest readers.

I am Harriet Tubman

"A biography of Harriet Tubman, the abolitionist leader who played a key role in helping enslaved people escape via the Underground Railroad"--Provided by publisher.

6888th Battalion and military achievement

"Black people have fought in every war the United States has been in, even when they weren't able to officially serve. Readers will discover the bravery and achievements of Black soldiers and units--including the storied 6888th battalion of tenacious Black women"--Provided by publisher.

The monster's bones

the discovery of T. rex and how it shook our world
"From the dust of the Gilded Age Bone Wars, two vastly different men emerge to fill the empty halls of New York's struggling American Museum of Natural History: socialite Henry Fairfield Osborn and intrepid fossil hunter Barnum Brown. When Brown unearths the first Tyrannosaurus rex fossils, Osborn sees a path to save his museum from irrelevancy. As the public turns out in droves to cower before this bone-chilling giant of the past and wonder at the mysteries of its disappearance, Brown and Osborn turn dinosaurs into a beloved part of culture"--.

Shawn Mendes

A biography covering the life and career of Canadian pop singer Shawn Mendes.

Lil Nas X

A biography covering the life and career of pop and rap music star Lil Nas X.


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