Kids Nf Biographies
School & Library
Presents the story of the great leader who succeeded in bringing about social and political change in India through nonviolent means.
Behind Rebel Lines
The Incredible Story of Emma Edmonds, Civil War Spy
Recounts the story of the Canadian woman who disguised herself as a man and slipped behind Confederate lines to spy for the Union army.
Spirit of the American Red Cross
A brief biography of the woman who overcame her shyness to become a teacher, a nurse during the Civil War, and founder of the American Red Cross.
Describes the boyhood of Samuel Clemens in Missouri and how he came to begin a writing career under the pen name Mark Twain
Presents the early life of the German-born physicist whose theory of relativity revolutionized scientific thinking.
Who Was Leonardo Da Vinci?
Presents the life and accomplishments of the famous artist, scientist, engineer, and inventor.
An inspiring picture-book biography discusses in English and Spanish Diego Rivera's childhood and how it influenced his art. Reissue. K. SLJ.
The Queen of Kings
Describes the life of Cleopatra, including the wars over Egypt, daily life during that time, and her tragic end.
The Day Martin Luther King Jr. Was Shot
A Photo History of the Civil Rights Movement
Uses drawings and photographs to trace the history of the Civil Rights movement from the American Revolution to the present
The Country Artist
A Story About Beatrix Potter
A biography of the English author and illustrator who grew up during the Victorian era and whose detailed drawings of plants and animals found their way into her famous picture books