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Brown Girl Dreaming (Newbery Honor Book)
Brown Girl Dreaming (Newbery Honor Book)
By Woodson, Jacqueline
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mpn: 40542788, ean: 9780399252518, isbn: 0399252517,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 111 reviews
Jacqueline Woodson is the 2018-2019 National Ambassador for Young People’s LiteratureA New York Times Bestseller and National Book Award Winner Jacqueline Woodson, the acclaimed author of Another Brooklyn, tells the moving story of her childhood in mesmerizing verse.   Raised in South Carolina and New York, Woodson always felt halfway home in each place. In vivid poems, she shares what it was like to grow up as an African American in the 1960s and 1970s, living with the remnants of Jim


If You Spent a Day with Thoreau at Walden Pond (Christy Ottaviano Books)
If You Spent a Day with Thoreau at Walden Pond (Christy Ottaviano Books)
By Henry Holt and Co
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mpn: 9780805091373, ean: 9780805091373, isbn: 0805091378,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 77 reviews
In 1845 in Concord, Massachusetts, Henry David Thoreau began a radical experiment: he built a cabin in the woods and lived there, alone, examining the world around him. He spent his days walking the shores of Walden Pond, growing beans, observing plants and animals, and recording his reflections in his notebook. These reflections eventually became his seminal work Walden. In this lovely picture book, Robert Burleigh and Wendell Minor imagine a special day spent with the celebrated writer and


Some Writer!: The Story of E. B. White (Ala Notable Children's Books. All Ages)
Some Writer!: The Story of E. B. White (Ala Notable Children's Books. All Ages)
By Harcourt Brace and Company
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mpn: 9780544319592, ean: 9780544319592, isbn: 0544319591,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 9 reviews
6 Starred Reviews! New York Times Bestseller! A People Magazine Best Children’s Book! A Washington Post Best Book! A Publishers Weekly Best Book! Boston Globe-Horn Book Nonfiction Award Honor recipient Caldecott Honor winner  Sweet mixes White’s personal letters, photos, and family ephemera with her own exquisite artwork to tell the story of this American literary icon. Readers young and old will be fascinated and inspired by the journalist, New Yorker contributor, and children’s book


Jane Austen (Little People, Big Dreams)
Jane Austen (Little People, Big Dreams)
By Lincoln Children's Books
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ean: 9781786031204, isbn: 1786031205,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 131 reviews
New in the critically acclaimed Little People, BIG DREAMS series, discover the remarkable life of Jane Austen, the great British novelist. Little Jane was born into a large family with seven brothers and sisters. She grew up reading and writing stories in the English countryside. As an adult, she wrote witty commentaries about landed gentry in a way that no one had ever done before, portraying young women who bravely made their own choices. These novels made Jane one of the most loved British


Willa: The Story of Willa Cather, an American Writer (American Women Writers)
Willa: The Story of Willa Cather, an American Writer (American Women Writers)
By Simon Schuster Paula Wiseman Books
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mpn: 1, ean: 9780689865732, isbn: 0689865732,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 28 reviews
“Captivating…” – Booklist From award-winning author Amy Ehrlich comes an illustrated biography of Willa Cather, one of America’s greatest and most beloved writers.Willa Cather’s life was a true American success story. A pioneer and determined spirit, Willa didn’t let anything stand in her way. She refused to be discouraged by the fact that in the 1880s women hadn’t written before, because she had many ideas to share. By becoming a trailblazer and following her heart, Willa


Muckrakers: How Ida Tarbell, Upton Sinclair, and Lincoln Steffens Helped Expose Scandal, Inspire Reform, and Invent Investigative Journalism (World History Biographies)
Muckrakers: How Ida Tarbell, Upton Sinclair, and Lincoln Steffens Helped Expose Scandal, Inspire Reform, and Invent Investigative Journalism (World History Biographies)
By National Geographic Children's Books
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mpn: FBA-|321677, ean: 9781426301377, isbn: 1426301375,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 96 reviews
Hold the presses! Here's the sensational story of the birth of investigative journalism in America. At the turn of the 20th century, news reporters and monthly magazines collaborate to create a new kind of journalism—in-depth, serialized exposés of corporate, labor, and political corruption. Many of these stories become instant bestsellers in book format: books like The Jungle, Upton Sinclair's classic account of corruption in the meat-packing industry. Ann Bausum's dramatic narrative


The Pilot and the Little Prince: The Life of Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
The Pilot and the Little Prince: The Life of Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
By Farrar Straus Giroux
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mpn: 9780374380694, ean: 9780374380694, isbn: 0374380694,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 130 reviews
Antoine de Saint-Exupéry was born in France in 1900, when airplanes were just being invented. Antoine dreamed of flying and grew up to be a pilot―and that was when his adventures began. He found a job delivering mail by plane, which had never been done before. He and his fellow pilots traveled to faraway places and discovered new ways of getting from one place to the next. Antoine flew over mountains and deserts. He battled winds and storms. He tried to break aviation records, and sometimes


Margaret Wise Brown (Children's Authors)
Margaret Wise Brown (Children's Authors)
By Brand: Checkerboard Library
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ean: 9781596797628, isbn: 1596797622,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 25 reviews
Highlights the life and career of the children's author best known for her work ''Goodnight Moon.''Used Book in Good Condition.


For the Duration: The War Years (26 Fairmount Avenue)
For the Duration: The War Years (26 Fairmount Avenue)
By dePaola, Tomie
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mpn: 9780399252099, ean: 9780399252099, isbn: 0399252096,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 110 reviews
Tomie keeps hearing the phrase, ?For the duration.? Gas is being rationed ?for the duration.? The Fourth of July fireworks will be the last show ?for the duration.? So many things will be different as long as the war goes on, but much of Tomie?s life goes on as usual. He?s excited about starring in a dance recital, taking the bus around town all by himself, and having his first Communion. But Tomie is also still getting over his cousin?s death in the war, and he has to say good-bye to his uncle


How to Die of Embarrassment Every Day: A True Story
How to Die of Embarrassment Every Day: A True Story
By Henry Holt and Co
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mpn: FBA-|320442, ean: 9780805087055, isbn: 0805087052,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 118 reviews
Ann Hodgman is a funny lady. In this book, she explains how she got that way. But the book only goes up through sixth grade. After that, her life became so embarrassing that writing it down would have caused the pages to burst into flames..


Bard of Avon: The Story of William Shakespeare
Bard of Avon: The Story of William Shakespeare
By Harper Collins
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mpn: 9780688162948, ean: 9780688162948, isbn: 0688162940,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 50 reviews
William Shakespeare was the son of a glovemaker, a small-town boy with a grammar school education. Yet he grew up to become the greatest English-speaking playwright in the world. Bard of Avon: The Story of William Shakespeare is both his story and that of a great art rediscovered in the modern world.Drama had been forgotten since the days of ancient Greece, but it reemerged in Elizabethan London with the building of the first modern theater. Its impact can still be imagined today. There were


Great American Writers: Twentieth Century (13 Volume Set)
Great American Writers: Twentieth Century (13 Volume Set)
By Brand: Marshall Cavendish Corporation
SKU: #076147240120111009
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sku: 076147240120111009, ean: 9780761472407, isbn: 0761472401,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 51 reviews
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Bill Peet: An Autobiography
Bill Peet: An Autobiography
By Sandpiper
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mpn: FBA-|287884, ean: 9780395689820, isbn: 0395689821,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 101 reviews
Bill Peet tells his life story, including his years with Disney, with illustrations on every page..


JRR Tolkein
JRR Tolkein
By Brand: Holiday House
SKU: #9780823419517
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sku: 9780823419517, ean: 9780823419517, isbn: 0823419517,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 142 reviews
''This is the story of J.R.R. Tolkien, an ordinary man with an extraordinary imagination who became one of the world's most beloved authors''--Front jacket flap.Used Book in Good Condition.


Volando solo / Going Solo (Alfaguara Clásicos) (Spanish Edition)
Volando solo / Going Solo (Alfaguara Clásicos) (Spanish Edition)
By Roald Dahl
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ean: 9786073141024, isbn: 6073141025,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 20 reviews
Volando solo es una disparatada historia de Roald Dahl, el gran autor de la literatura infantil.Por Roald Dahl, el gran autor de la literatura infantil y de clásicos como Matilda y Charlie y la fábrica de chocolate.Más de 200 millones de libros vendidos en el mundo.Ilustrado por Quentin Blake.Una vida se compone de un gran número de pequeños sucesos y un pequeño número de grandes sucesos''. Por ello Roald Dahl selecciona en este libro los acontecimientos más fascinantes de su etapa de


Poetry for Kids: Carl Sandburg
Poetry for Kids: Carl Sandburg
By MOONDANCE
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ean: 9781633221512, isbn: 1633221512,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 56 reviews
A 2018 Notable Poetry Book for Children (National Council of Teachers of English) Discover the poetry of Carl Sandburg in Poetry for Kids: Carl Sandburg. Carefully chosen for kids, these 35 poems are presented, illustrated, and explained by an expert. There is no better time to introduce children to poetry and literature than during their formative years. That is why professor and scholar Kate Benzel has used her wealth of experience to carefully curate 35 of Carl Sandburg's luminary poems


Out of Wonder: Poems Celebrating Poets
Out of Wonder: Poems Celebrating Poets
By CANDLEWICK
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mpn: 25683858, ean: 9780763680947, isbn: 076368094X,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 139 reviews
The 2018 Coretta Scott King Illustrator Award Winner A Newbery Medalist and a Caldecott Honoree’s New York Times best-selling ode to poets who have sparked a sense of wonder. Out of gratitude for the poet’s art form, Newbery Award–winning author and poet Kwame Alexander, along with Chris Colderley and Marjory Wentworth, present original poems that pay homage to twenty famed poets who have made the authors’ hearts sing and their minds wonder. Stunning mixed-media images by Ekua Holmes,


The Brontës — Children of the Moors
The Brontës — Children of the Moors
By imusti
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ean: 9781445147314, isbn: 1445147319,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 137 reviews
Produced to coincide with 200th anniversary of the birth of Charlotte Brontë, this book introduces the three extraordinary Brontë sisters: Charlotte, Emily and Anne. We also meet their brother Branwell. With a mix of strong story-telling and wonderful illustration, Mick Manning and Brita Granström relate the sister's tragically short lives in the remote village of Haworth in the Yorkshire Dales. They explore how the girls were inspired to become writers and the sensation their books caused


The Boy On Fairfield Street: How Ted Geisel Grew Up To Become Dr. Seuss (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition)
The Boy On Fairfield Street: How Ted Geisel Grew Up To Become Dr. Seuss (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition)
By Turtleback
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mpn: Illustrated, ean: 9780606124164, isbn: 0606124160,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 21 reviews
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. Award-winning author Kathleen Krull zeros in on the formative first 22 years of the life of Ted Geisel. This is the first picture book biography of Dr. Seuss, written especially for his young fans who want to know what made him tick. The animals in the zoo that his father ran and his fondness for drawing them, the injustices he suffered as the child of German immigrants, and his inherent sense of humor all fed into the imagination of this boy. He was a


Knucklehead: Tall Tales and Almost True Stories of Growing up Scieszka
Knucklehead: Tall Tales and Almost True Stories of Growing up Scieszka
By Brand: Viking Juvenile
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sku: 9780670011384, mpn: 9780670011384, ean: 9780670011384, isbn: 067001138X,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 109 reviews
How did Jon Scieszka get so funny, anyway? Growing up as one of six brothers was a good start, but that was just the beginning. Throw in Catholic school, lots of comic books, lazy summers at the lake with time to kill, babysitting misadventures, TV shows, jokes told at family dinner, and the result is Knucklehead. Part memoir, part scrapbook, this hilarious trip down memory lane provides a unique glimpse into the formation of a creative mind and a free spirit.Watch a QuickTime trailer for this



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