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Jr. Graphic American Legends Set 2
ean: 9781477774021, isbn: 1477774025,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 62 reviews
With the new stress on myths and legends in the Common Core, this set becomes a must-have addition to school and public libraries. Students can also be directed to think about the differences in legends and tall tales and other genres of writing. Looking critically at sources and culling opinion and exaggeration from fact are a large part of the new national ELA standards. A set such as this one in a comic format can spur valuable discussions on the different ways data can be presented. Plus,
Molly Pitcher (Jr. Graphic American Legends)
ean: 9781477772058, isbn: 1477772057,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 19 reviews
Describes the life and legend of Molly Pitcher, a war heroine known for carrying pitchers of water to soldiers in the Battle of Monmouth in 1778..
Thoreau at Walden (A Center for Cartoon Studies Graphic Novel)
ean: 9781368027106, isbn: 1368027105,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 42 reviews
''I am convinced, both by faith and experience, that to maintain one's self on this earth is not a hardship, but a pastime, if we will live simply and wisely.'' So said Henry David Thoreau in 1845 when he began his famous experiment of living by Walden Pond. In this graphic masterpiece, John Porcellino uses only the words of Thoreau himself to tell the story of those two years off the beaten track. The pared-down text focuses on Thoreau's most profound ideas, and Porcellino's fresh, simple
Fame: Conan O'Brien
ean: 9781450766753, isbn: 1450766757,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 55 reviews
Conan O''Brien: The man, the myth, the legend... nay, he''s no myth. He''s just legend! A giant in both the comedy fields and real life, Conan O''Brien has been working longer than most of his fans have been alive. He has red hair, nay, strawberry locks, and he''s an extraordinary dancer. Wait, this is supposed to be solicitation text for a comic! Um, buy this comic - or else! Conan might do something drastic like shave his beard, and I don''t think the world can deal with him clean-shaven
LOS HERMANOS WRIGHT/ THE WRIGHT BROTHERS (Biografias Graficas/Graphic Biographies) (Spanish Edition)
By Brand: Gareth Stevens Publishing
sku: Y9780836878905, ean: 9780836878905, isbn: 0836878906,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 32 reviews
A selection of dazzling, full-color graphic novels offer an appealing way to deliver social studies content, chronicling the lives of inspiring individuals, from important historical figures to famous musicians.Used Book in Good Condition.
Sonrie! (Spanish Edition)
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ean: 9788416690237, isbn: 8416690235,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 108 reviews
Raina is about to start sixth grade and all she wants to be is a normal girl. One night, however, after a scouts' meeting, she trips, falls, and seriously injures her two front teeth. She must then endure a whole series of dental operations and apparatuses, even a retainer with fake teeth! On top of that, she also has to deal with an earthquake, boy trouble, and friends who turn out to be not what they seem. Raina va a sexto y su único deseo es ser una chica normal. Pero una noche, después de
George Washington (Bio-graphics)
ean: 9781602704787, isbn: 1602704783,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 125 reviews
Graphic novels arent just for superheroes! George Washington has been plucked from history books and his life and accomplishments have been depicted in informative nonfiction graphic novels..
Peanuts by Schulz (Collections) (8 Book Series)
4.6 out of 5 stars with 104 reviews
If ever there is an iconic comic strip, it is Peanuts. What began in the funny pages in 1950 has developed into an enduring classic. Whether you're persnickety like Lucy, a philosopher like Linus, a joyous Flying Ace like Snoopy, or a lovable underdog like Charlie Brown, there is something to touch your heart or make you laugh in Peanuts..
Female Force: Women in Politics Volume 2: A Graphic Novel
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ean: 9781450768207, isbn: 1450768202,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 43 reviews
Female Force is a series that features biographies on strong, independent women in modern politics. This graphic novel includes stories on Sonia Sotomayor, Condoleezza Rice, a brand-new Michelle Obama story, and Nancy Pelosi..
Julius Caesar: The Life of a Roman General (Graphic Nonfiction)
By Brand: Rosen Classroom
ean: 9781404251663, isbn: 1404251669,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 127 reviews
Presented in a lively, full-color graphic-novel style, history comes alive in this groundbreaking curriculum-based series, developed with special consideration for the high-low reader. From the content areas of American history, European history, and ancient history, readers will marvel at the conflicts, triumphs, struggles, and accomplishments of these key historical figures. Each title in the series includes historical background text, maps, primary source images, a glossary, additional
Annie Oakley (JR. Graphic American Legends)
mpn: illustrations, ean: 9781477771853, isbn: 1477771859,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 55 reviews
Annie Oakley was a real woman who became a legend through her extraordinary life and skills. She was crack shot with a rifle and became a star attraction of Buffalo Bills Wild West Show. She also became a symbol of Americans indomitable spirit and the thirst for adventure and opportunity that drove people to expand westward into unknown territory..
Presidents of the United States Bio-Graphics (Set of 6)
ean: 9781616416430, isbn: 1616416432,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 40 reviews
Graphic Planet is bringing the Presidents of the United States to Bio-Graphics! Get all 6 here! World-class art presents young readers a pictorial chronology of each president's life, background on his campaign to be president, major influences on the country, and his influence on history. Supplemental materials include a timeline, Fast Facts, the president's cabinet, and more! Graphic Planet is an imprint of Magic Wagon, a division of ABDO Publishing Group. Grades 3-6..
The Darwin Story: A Lifetime of Curiosity, a Passion for Discovery (Great Heroes)
ean: 9780981954219, isbn: 0981954219,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 100 reviews
Dedication, Perseverance and a Sense of Adventure!Over 200 years ago, Charles Darwin, a naturalist, dedicated his life to what he loved most- science and nature. With his dream set firmly in his sights, Darwin embarked on the journey of a lifetime. After years of observation and research, Darwin went on to write the world famous, The Origin of Species, published more than 150 years ago, that forever changed the way we view the world around us. Follow along as young Charles Darwin battles
Roller Coaster Grandma
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ean: 9781681155326, isbn: 168115532X,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 15 reviews
This graphic novel-style autobiography for ages 8-12 depicts the ups and downs of Dr. Ruth's life from her escape from the Nazis at age 10 aboard a Kindertransport, to her training as a sniper with the Hagganah in Israel, through her immigration to the US where she started as a maid, became a college professor, and eventually a television star. Using a trip to an amusement park with her grandchildren as its framework, the story subtly demonstrates lessons of grit, resilience, and strength that
The Hatfields and the McCoys (JR. Graphic American Legends)
ean: 9781477771945, isbn: 1477771948,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 126 reviews
The American Civil War was a time of great upheaval in our nation. Slavery was becoming a major issue, and the decision over what to do formed a great rift in our nation. The story of the Hatfields and McCoys demonstrates just how high emotions ran between the two sides. One mans choice to fight for the Union when his neighbors have joined forces with the Confederacy launches two families into an infamous feud that lasts for half a century and causes many deaths..
Annie Sullivan and the Trials of Helen Keller (A Center for Cartoon Studies Graphic Novel)
ean: 9781368027076, isbn: 1368027075,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 79 reviews
Helen Keller lost her ability to see and hear before she turned two years old. But in her lifetime, she learned to ride horseback and dance the foxtrot. She graduated from Radcliffe. She became a world famous speaker and author. She befriended Mark Twain, Charlie Chaplin, and Alexander Graham Bell. And above all, she revolutionized public perception and treatment of the blind and the deaf.The catalyst for this remarkable life's journey was Annie Sullivan, a young woman who was herself visually
Henry Hudson (Jr. Graphic Famous Explorers)
By Brand: PowerKids Press
ean: 9781477701270, isbn: 1477701273,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 98 reviews
Henry Hudson was obsessed with finding a northern trade route to Asia. Readers will be engaged with illustrated details of his multiple attempts to find a passage and the fatal mutiny that caused Hudsons disappearance. History remembers this great explorer and the places he traveled, by lending his name to the Hudson River, the Hudson Bay, and the Hudson Strait.Used Book in Good Condition.
Steve Jobs: Insanely Great
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mpn: Illustrations Throughout, ean: 9780307982957, isbn: 0307982955,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 93 reviews
Whether they’ve seen Aaron Sorkin and Danny Boyle’s Steve Jobs movie, read Walter Isaacson’s biography, or just own an iPhone, this graphic novel retelling of the Apple innovator’s life will capture the imaginations of the legions of readers who live and breathe the technocentric world Jobs created. Told through a combination of black-and-white illustrations and handwritten text, this fast-paced and entertaining biography in graphic format presents the story of the ultimate American
Bob Marley: The Life of a Musical Legend (Graphic Biographies)
ean: 9781404208544, isbn: 1404208542,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 29 reviews
In graphic novel format, presents the life and accomplishments of the legendary songwriter, rhythm guitarist, and reggae superstar.Used Book in Good Condition.