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Real Kids, Real Stories, Real Change

By: Sundem, Garth

Price: $6.00

Publisher: 4/5/2013

Seller ID: 9781575423500

ISBN: 1575423502

Condition: USED


Eleven-year-old Tilly saved lives in Thailand by warning people that a tsunami was coming. Fifteen-year-old Malika fought against segregation in her Alabama town. Ten-year-old Jean-Dominic won a battle against pesticides--and the cancer they caused in his body. Six-year-old Ryan raised $800,000 to drill water wells in Africa. And twelve-year-old Haruka invented a new environmentally friendly way to scoop dog poop. With the right role models, any child can be a hero. Thirty true stories profile kids who used their heads, their hearts, their courage, and sometimes their stubbornness to help othe... View more info

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Sojourner Truth - Ain't I a Woman?

By: Truth/McKissack, Patricia

Price: $2.00

Publisher: SCHOLASTIC BK SERVICES: 7/2/2010

Seller ID: 0590446916

ISBN: 0590446916

Condition: USED


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Harriet Tubman

By: Tubman/Bauer, Marion

Price: $2.00

Publisher: SCHOLASTIC BK SERVICES: 3/9/2017

Seller ID: 9780545232579

ISBN: 0545232570

Condition: USED


The MY FIRST BIOGRAPHY series brings the biggest life stories to the smallest readers. Harriet Tubman escaped from slavery. She vowed she would fight to free all slaves. Her perseverance sparked Americans to stand up for equality. With simple, lyrical text and bold, kid-friendly illustrations, this book introduces Harriet Tubman to the youngest readers and inspires them to fight for freedom. View more info

Go Free or Die-the Story of Harriet Tubman

By: Tubman/Ferris, Jeri

Price: $1.00

Seller ID: 9780021462230

ISBN: 0021462232

Condition: USED


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Escape North! The Story of Harriet Tubman

By: Tubman/Kulling, Monica

Price: $2.00

Seller ID: 0439309212

ISBN: 0439309212

Condition: USED


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Escape North! The Story of Harriet Tubman

By: Tubman/Kulling, Monica

Price: $1.00

Seller ID: 9780439588966

ISBN: 0439588960

Condition: USED


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Harriet and the Promised Land

By: Tubman/Lawrence, Jacob

Price: $4.00

Publisher: ALADDIN PAPERBACKS:

Seller ID: 9780689809651

ISBN: 0689809654

Condition: USED


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Story of Harriet Tubma, Conductor of the Underground Railroad

By: Tubman/McMullan, Kate

Price: $2.00

Publisher: DELL JUVENILE: 11/13/2012

Seller ID: 9780440404002

ISBN: 0440404002

Condition: USED


This inspiring biography of Harriet Tubman tells how she helped free over 300 slaves as a "conductor" for the Underground Railroad and how she became a nurse, a scout and spy for the Union Forces during the Civil War. View more info

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Harriet Tubman: Conductor on the Underground Railroad

By: Tubman/Petry, Ann

Price: $2.50

Publisher: HARPER COLLINS:

Seller ID: 9780064461818

ISBN: 0064461815

Condition: USED


Born a slave, Harriet Tubman dreamed of freedom. And through hard work and her willingness to risk everything-including her life-she was able to make that dream come true.But after making her escape, Harriet realized that her own freedom was not enough. So she became a conductor on the Underground Railroad, and devoted her life to helping others make the journey out of bondage. An invisible threat to plantation owners, she served as a symbol of strength and inspiration for her people. She was the legendary "Moses," delivering hundreds from the desert of slavery.With indisputable narrative ... View more info

Harriet Tubman: Antislavery Activist

By: Tubman/Taylor, M. W.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: 10/2/2013

Seller ID: 0791002497

ISBN: 0791002497

Condition: USED


- Critically acclaimed biographies of history's most notable African Americans- Straightforward and objective writing- Lavishly illustrated with photographs and memorabilia- Essential for multicultural studies View more info

Take A Walk In Their Shoes

By: Turner, Glennette Tilley

Price: $5.00

Seller ID: 0525650067

ISBN: 0525650067

Condition: USED


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Who Was Mark Twain?

By: Twain/Prince, April Jones

Price: $3.00

Publisher: GROSSET & DUNLAP INC: 9/7/2011

Seller ID: 9780448433196

ISBN: 0448433192

Condition: USED


A humorist, narrator, and social observer, Mark Twain is unsurpassed in American literature. Best known as the author of "The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn," Mark Twain, not unlike his protagonist, Huck, has a restless spirit. He found adventure prospecting for silver in Nevada, navigating steamboats down the Mississippi, and making people laugh around the world. But Twain also had a serious streak and decried racism and injustice. His fascinating life is captured candidly in this enjoyable biography. View more info

Mark Twain? What Kind of Name Is That? A Story of Samuel Langhorne Clemens

By: Twain/Quackenbush

Price: $2.50

Publisher: 5/16/2018

Seller ID: 9780671694395

ISBN: 0671694391

Condition: USED


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Justice Makes a Difference

By: Tyner, Dr. Artika

Price: $3.00

Seller ID: 9780998555300

ISBN: 0998555304

Condition: USED


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Visiting Vincent van Gogh

By: van Gogh/Prestel

Price: $3.50

Publisher: 10/25/2012

Seller ID: 9783791318769

ISBN: 3791318764

Condition: USED


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George Washington

By: Washington/Ransom, Candice

Price: $1.50

Seller ID: 9780760728307

ISBN: 0760728305

Condition: USED


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George Washington: Life Stories of Extraordinary Americans

By: Washington/Time

Price: $5.00

Seller ID: 9781683308492

ISBN: 1683308492

Condition: USED


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Lucy's Hero: Remembering Paul Wellstone

By: Wellstone/Shragg, Karen

Price: $4.50

Publisher: ADVENTURE PUBN: 6/1/2016

Seller ID: 9780980104585

ISBN: 0980104580

Condition: USED


Lucy is a Minnesota farm girl who met Paul+Wellstone when he came to her small town on his campaign for senator. When a flood devastates her family's cropland, Lucy writes a letter to Paul asking for help. Paul visits the flood-stricken area and invites Lucy to Washington, DC, to help him seek funds for disaster relief. Later on, Lucy and her family are horrified by the plane crash that kills Paul. But the inspiration Lucy received from him has grown into something more and provides an affirming end to this uplifting story. View more info

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Pioneer Girl: The Story of Laura Ingalls Wilder

By: Wilder/Anderson, William

Price: $3.00

Publisher: HARPER COLLINS: 6/21/2013

Seller ID: 9780064462341

ISBN: 006446234X

Condition: USED


The pioneer spirit lives on...Readers around the world know and love Laura, the little girl born in the Big Woods of Wisconsin and raised in covered wagons and on wide open prairies. Now Little House fans can learn more about "Half-pint" in this, the first picture book biography book of Laura Ingalls Wilder.With a simple, glowing text by noted historian and Little House scholar William Anderson, and glorious paintings by Dan Andreasen, Pioneer Girl is a very special portrait of a writer whose classic books and poineer adventures have made her one of the most popular literary figures i... View more info

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Laura Ingalls Wilder: Growing Up in the Little House (Women of Our Time)

By: Wilder/Giff, Patricia Reilly

Price: $2.00

Publisher: PUFFIN BOOKS:

Seller ID: 9780147513649

ISBN: 0147513642

Condition: USED


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