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Spotlight for Harry (Houdini)

By: Houdini/Kimmel, Eric A

Price: $2.00

Publisher: 3/28/2018

Seller ID: 9780375974960

ISBN: 0375974962

Condition: USED


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Thomas Jefferson (A photographic story of a life)

By: Jeffeson/Ching, Jacqueline

Price: $3.00

Publisher: DK PUB:

Seller ID: 9780756645069

ISBN: 0756645069

Condition: USED


Filled with archival photographs and amazing fact boxes, DK Biography is a groundbreaking series that introduces young readers to some of history's most interesting and influential characters. From his childhood in Virginia to his two terms as President of the United States, "DK Biography: Thomas Jefferson" tells the story of the principal author of the Declaration of Independence. Supports the Common Core State Standards. View more info

Steve Jobs

By: Jobs, Steve/Lakin

Price: $2.50

Seller ID: 9781442459038

ISBN: 1442459034

Condition: USED


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Strong Right Arm: The Story of Mamie "Peanut" Johnson

By: Johnson/Green, Michelle

Price: $2.00

Publisher: PUFFIN BOOKS: 11/24/2015

Seller ID: 9780142400722

ISBN: 0142400726

Condition: USED


Motivated by her love for the game and inspired by the legendary Jackie Robinson, Mamie Johnson is determined to be a professional baseball pitcher. But in a sport that's determined by white men, there is no place for a black woman. Mamie doesn't give up-from the time she insists on trying out for the all-male, all-white Police Athletic League until she realizes her dream and becomes one of three women to play in the Negro Leagues. Mamie Johnson's life shows that with courage and perseverance one can overcome even the greatest challenges. View more info

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Katie Johnson

By: Johnson/Loh-Hagan, Virginia

Price: $1.00

Seller ID: 9781534108097

ISBN: 1534108092

Condition: USED


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They Led the Way: 14 American Women

By: Johnston, Johanna

Price: $2.00

Publisher: 5/19/2014

Seller ID: 9780590444316

ISBN: 059044431X

Condition: USED


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She Sane Promise: The Story of Betty Mae Jumper, Seminole Tribal Leader

By: Jumper/Annino, Jan Godown

Price: $2.00

Seller ID: 9780545620215

ISBN: 054562021X

Condition: USED


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Last Princess: The Story of Princess Ka'Iulani of Hawai'I

By: Ka'iulani/Stanley, Fay

Price: $3.00

Seller ID: 9780027867855

ISBN: 0027867854

Condition: USED


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Encyclopedia of Women in the United States

By: Keenan, Sheila

Price: $4.00

Publisher: 10/1/2011

Seller ID: 0590227939

ISBN: 0590227939

Condition: USED


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Helen Keller

By: Keller, Helen/Sullivan, George

Price: $2.50

Publisher: 8/2/2013

Seller ID: 9780439095556

ISBN: 0439095557

Condition: USED


Although she lived in a world of silence and darkness, Helen Keller became a college graduate, best-selling author, and tireless fund-raiser. Discover Helen's inspirational story with the help of her own writing and speeches. View more info

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Hellen Keller: A Photographic Story of a Life

By: Keller/DK/Garrett, Leslie

Price: $4.00

Publisher: DK PUB: 5/5/2016

Seller ID: 9780756603397

ISBN: 0756603390

Condition: USED


Tells the inspirational tale of the spirited crusader, Helen Keller. In this groundbreaking new series, DK brings together fresh voices and DK design values to give readers the most information-packed, visually exciting biographies on the market today. Full-color photographs of people, places, and artifacts, definitions of key words, and sidebars on related subjects add dimension and relevance to stories of famous lives that students will love to read. Supports the Common Core State Standards. View more info

Dear Dr. Bell...Your Friend, Helen Keller

By: Keller/St. George, Judith

Price: $2.50

Publisher: 7/19/2013

Seller ID: 0590486780

ISBN: 0590486780

Condition: USED


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JFK

By: Kennedy/Winter, Jonah

Price: $5.00

Publisher: KATHERINE TEGEN BOOKS:

Seller ID: 9780061768071

ISBN: 0061768073

Condition: USED


The New York Times bestselling team that brought readers Barack in 2008 presents this picture book biography of John F. Kennedy, the 35th president of the United States of America. JFK tells how a little boy grew up to be president in a story about hope and courage and the power of words. It details JFK's childhood as well as his presidency and includes the Cuban missile crisis, the civil rights movement, the Camelot years, and a firsthand account of his assassination.JFK's is a story that has been told by many voices. Acclaimed picture book biographer Jonah Winter offers his own voice a... View more info

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Genghis Khan: 13th Century Mongolian Tyrant

By: Khan, Genghis/Goldberg, Enid

Price: $5.00

Publisher: FRANKLIN WATTS: 3/8/2015

Seller ID: 9780531138953

ISBN: 053113895X

Condition: USED


Features: - Engaging biographies of famous and infamous figures in history- Sophisticated design will attract high-school and middle-school struggling readers, yet on-target reading level makes these books accessible to readers of all levels- Controlled vocabulary and sentence length make these books highly readable- Directly Correlated to Social Studies Standards for Middle and High School Students- Includes etchings, maps, photos, and primary source documents- Cool, digest-like trim size- Gripping, dynamic storytelling View more info

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I Have a Dream

By: King Jr., Martin Luther

Price: $4.00

Publisher: 4/13/2014

Seller ID: 9780590205160

ISBN: 0590205161

Condition: USED


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March On: Day My Brother Martin Changed the World

By: King, Martin Luther Jr./Farris

Price: $2.50

Publisher: 8/12/2013

Seller ID: 9780545149839

ISBN: 0545149835

Condition: USED


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Picture Book of Martin Luther King, Jr.

By: King/Adler, David

Price: $3.00

Publisher: HOLIDAY HOUSE INC: 12/18/2012

Seller ID: 9780823408474

ISBN: 0823408477

Condition: USED


The story of the civil rights leader and Nobel Peace Prize winner. View more info

Picture Book of Martin Luther King Jr.

By: King/Adler, David A.

Price: $1.50

Publisher: 8/9/2014

Seller ID: 0590436112

ISBN: 0590436112

Condition: USED


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M.L.K.: The Journey of a King

By: King/Bolden, Tonya

Price: $6.00

Publisher: HARRY N ABRAMS INC:

Seller ID: 9780810954762

ISBN: 0810954761

Condition: USED


Coretta Scott KingHonor Winner Tonya Bolden focuses her critical eye on Martin Luther King, Jr. In the tradition of her award-winning book "Maritcha," Tonya Bolden brings words and pictures together to tell the life story of one of America's greatest figures: Martin Luther King, Jr. -- or M.L.K. Central to the story is King's belief that agape -- the selfless love for one's neighbor -- is the rope that binds all peoples together. This philosophy came forward in his sermons, in his daily practice, and especially in his support of nonviolent protests. More than 80 photographs of M.L.K. p... View more info

Meet Martin Luther King Jr

By: King/de Kay, James

Price: $2.00

Publisher: 10/7/2009

Seller ID: 0439330424

ISBN: 0439330424

Condition: USED


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