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Ezra Jack Keats: A Biography With Illustrations
By Brand: Silver Moon Pr
SKU: #VIB1881889653
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sku: VIB1881889653, ean: 9781881889656, isbn: 1881889653,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 150 reviews
Traces the life of the author/illustrator, and describes the inspiration for some of his workUsed Book in Good Condition.

Bard of Avon: The Story of William Shakespeare
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ean: 9780688091088, isbn: 0688091083,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 32 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

26 Fairmount Avenue
By G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers
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ean: 9780399232466, isbn: 039923246X,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 86 reviews
Tomie dePaola?s stories from the momentous year his family built their new house at 26 Fairmount Avenue highlight his wit, sense of humor, and strong family bonds. The book earned raves from reviewers of all ages and a Newbery Honor award..

My Life In Dog Years (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition)
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ean: 9780613183208, isbn: 0613183207,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 116 reviews
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. The author presents young readers with amusing tales about the interesting and diverse collection of dogs he has possessed throughout the years, complete with pen-and-ink illustrations throughout.Used Book in Good Condition.

A Home for Mr. Emerson
By Scholastic Press
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mpn: black & white illustrations, colour illu, ean: 9780545350884, isbn: 0545350883,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 25 reviews
From the award-winning creators of THOSE REBELS, JOHN & TOM, a joyful portrait of an American icon and an inspiring blueprint for how to live your life.''All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.''Before Ralph Waldo Emerson was a great writer, he was a city boy who longed for the broad, open fields and deep, still woods of the country, and then a young man who treasured books, ideas, and people. When he grew up and set out in the world, he wondered, could he build a

Noah Webster and His Words
By HMH Books for Young Readers
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mpn: 9780547390550, ean: 9780547390550, isbn: 0547390556,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 69 reviews
Golden Kite Award for NonfictionWebster’s American Dictionary is the second most popular book ever printed in English. But who was that Webster? Noah Webster (1758–1843) was a bookish Connecticut farm boy who became obsessed with uniting America through language. He spent twenty years writing two thousand pages to accomplish that, and the first 100 percent American dictionary was published in 1828 when he was seventy years old. This clever, hilariously illustrated account shines a light on

Imagine That!: How Dr. Seuss Wrote The Cat in the Hat
By Random House Books for Young Readers
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mpn: 9780553510973, ean: 9780553510973, isbn: 0553510975,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 88 reviews
A lively new picture-book biography of the most beloved children’s book author of all time: Dr. Seuss!Have you ever wondered how the great Dr. Seuss wrote his most famous book? Did you know that for The Cat in the Hat, he wasn’t allowed to make up the fun words he was known for—like OOBLECK and IT-KUTCH and HIPPO-NO-HUNGUS? He was only allowed to use words from a very strict list!   This bouncy account of the early career of Dr. Seuss (a.k.a. Ted Geisel) proves that sometimes limitations

Across America on an Emigrant Train
By HMH Books for Young Readers
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ean: 9780395764831, isbn: 0395764831,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 147 reviews
An account of Robert Louis Stevenson's twelve day journey from New York to California in 1879, interwoven with a history of the building of the transcontinental railroad and the settling of the West..

My Book of Little House Paper Dolls: The Big Woods Collection
By HarperFestival
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mpn: 9780694006380, ean: 9780694006380, isbn: 0694006386,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 58 reviews
Inspired by the beloved Little House series, these beautiful paper dolls will transport you back to pioneer life. From baking with Ma to dancing to Pa’s fiddle music, now you too can be a part of Laura and Mary’s fun in the Big Woods. A thoughtful gift for crafters and Little House fans.This playtime package includes: six full-color paper dolls made of sturdy card stock; several easy-to-detach and authentic outfits for each character, including Jack the bulldog; two full-color pull-out

The World of Little House (Little House Nonfiction)
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mpn: illustrations, ean: 9780062430496, isbn: 0062430491,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 76 reviews
Laura Ingalls Wilder is the original pioneer girl, and her Little House books were inspired by the events of her life. This keepsake volume discusses how her real life was different from her stories, and it also focuses on her adult life and how she came to write the Little House series. In addition, it includes one chapter for each of Laura's nine Little House books, exploring in detail the stories, houses, landscapes, journeys, foods, activities, and crafts. Maps, family trees, photographs,

Poet: The Remarkable Story of George Moses Horton
By Peachtree Publishers
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mpn: illustrations, ean: 9781561458257, isbn: 1561458252,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 71 reviews
George loved words. But George was enslaved.Forced to work long hours, George was unable to attend school or learn how to read. But he was determined―he listened to the white children’s lessons and learned the alphabet. Then he taught himself to read. Soon, he began composing poetry in his head and reciting it as he sold fruits and vegetables on a nearby college campus. News of the slave poet traveled quickly among the students, and before long, George had customers for his poems. But

Winnie: The True Story of the Bear Who Inspired Winnie-the-Pooh
By imusti
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ean: 9780805097153, isbn: 0805097155,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 43 reviews
Who could care for a bear?When Harry Colebourn saw a baby bear for sale at the train station, he knew he could care for it. Harry was a veterinarian. But he was also a soldier in training for World War I. Harry named the bear Winnie, short for Winnipeg, his company's home town, and he brought her along to the training camp in England. Winnie followed Harry everywhere and slept under his cot every night. Before long, she became the regiment's much-loved mascot.But who could care for the bear

Who Was Roald Dahl? (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition)
By Turtleback
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ean: 9780606266505, isbn: 060626650X,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 100 reviews
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. An introduction to the adventurous life of the famous children's author responsible for such classics as Charlie and the Chocolate Factor includes coverage of his military service, his marriage to an Academy Award-winning actress and his accomplishments as a screenplay writer..

The Time In Between: A Memoir of Hunger and Hope
By Icon Books
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ean: 9781848318304, isbn: 1848318308,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 75 reviews
When Nancy Tucker was eight years old, her class had to write about what they wanted in life. She thought, and thought, and then, though she didn't know why, she wrote: ''I want to be thin.''Over the next twelve years, she developed anorexia nervosa, was hospitalized, and finally swung the other way towards bulimia nervosa. She left school, rejoined school; went in and out of therapy; ebbed in and out of life. From the bleak reality of a body breaking down to the electric mental highs of

Edgar Allan Poe: A Biography
By Twenty-First Century Books
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ean: 9780761329107, isbn: 0761329102,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 105 reviews
Offers young adults an up-close look at the life of this poet and writer through a review of his many works, education, accomplishments, and various life experiences as both a child and adult..

A Boy, a Mouse, and a Spider--The Story of E. B. White
By Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)
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ean: 9781627792455, isbn: 1627792457,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 109 reviews
A lyrical biography of E. B. White, beloved author of Charlotte's Web and Stuart Little, written by Barbara Herkert and illustrated by Caldecott honoree Lauren Castillo.When young Elwyn White lay in bed as a sickly child, a bold house mouse befriended him. When the time came for kindergarten, an anxious Elwyn longed for the farm, where animal friends awaited him at the end of each day. Propelled by his fascination with the outside world, he began to jot down his reflections in a journal.

Becoming Madeleine: A Biography of the Author of A Wrinkle in Time by Her Granddaughters
By Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)
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ean: 9780374307646, isbn: 0374307644,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 148 reviews
This middle-grade biography explores the life and works of Madeleine L'Engle ―written by her granddaughters.This elegant and insightful biography of Madeleine L’Engle (1918–2007) was written by her granddaughters, Charlotte Jones Voiklis and Léna Roy. Using never-before-seen archival materials that include photographs, poems, letters, and journal entries from when Madeleine was a child until just after the publication of her classic, A Wrinkle in Time, her granddaughters weave together

Walt Whitman: Words for America (New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Books (Awards))
By Scholastic Press
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mpn: FBA-|298220, ean: 9780439357913, isbn: 0439357918,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 12 reviews
Did you know that poet Walt Whitman was also a Civil War nurse? Devastated by his country dividing and compelled to service by his brother's war injury, Walt nursed all soldiers--Union and Confederate, black and white. By getting to know them through many intense and affecting experiences, he began to see a greater life purpose: His writing could give these men a voice, and in turn, achieve his highest aspiration--to capture the true spirit of America. Dramatic, powerful, and deeply moving,

Cool Melons - Turn To Frogs!: The Life And Poems Of Issa
By Lee & Low Books
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ean: 9781584302414, isbn: 1584302410,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 55 reviews
Born in 1763 on a farm in central Japan, Issa began writing haiku as a young child. Matthew Gollub has integrated the story of Issa's life and selections of his best-known work with Kazuko Stone's visual interpretations in the form of whimsical watercolors. Full color..

Book of Black Heroes: Scientists, Healers, and Inventors (Volume 3)
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mpn: illustrations, ean: 9780940975972, isbn: 0940975971,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 111 reviews
In this volume of the popular Book of Black Heroes series, readers will learn about the many contributions Black men and women have made in the areas of science, medicine and creative invention. Short entry biological sketches herald the ground breaking work of well-known Black heroes such as scientist, George Washington Carver and surgeon, Dr. Daniel Hale Williams, and introduce the trailblazing accomplishments of other Black heroes such as inventor Lewis Latimer and Halle Johnson.Used Book in

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