Kids Nf Biographies
Remembering Paul Wellstone
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.
Beyond the Diary : A Photographic Remembrance
More than one hundred photographs, many never before published, make up a poignant memoir of Anne Frank's struggle to survive during a time that must never be forgotten. Reprint. SLJ. PW. AB.
Who Was King Tut?
Explains the life and times of King Tutankhamen, an ancient Egyptian ruler, covering the story of his tomb's discovery by Howard Carter in 1922 as well as myths and so-called mummy curses. Original.
Girl Scout Founder
Provides a fictional account of the childhood of the woman responsible for the founding of the Girl Scouts of America.
Yes We Can
A Biography of Barack Obama
1st Edition Paperback
Highlights the life and accomplishments of the Harvard Law School graduate, legislator, civil rights lawyer, and 2008 candidate for president of the United States.
A biographical look at the childhood of Sitting Bull, one of the greatest Sioux warriors to fight against the white man
On the Court With...lebron James
Highlights the life and accomplishments of the high school basketball player, called "The Chosen One" by Sports Illustrated, who went on to become Rookie of the Year during his first NBA season.
The Story of Muhammad Ali
A brief biography of the legendary boxer who was the first to win the world heavyweight championship three times.
Examines the life of the Indian princess Pocahontas and her contact with English settlers, especially John Smith
Joan of Arc
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, creating a unique reading experience about people youngsters should know.