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Conoce a Miguel de Cervantes / Get to know Miguel de Cervantes (Personajes Del Mundo Hispanico / Important Figures of the Hispanic World) (Spanish ... / Historical Figures of the Hispanic World)
By Alfaguara Infantil
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ean: 9781614353461, isbn: 1614353468,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 71 reviews
Spanish Description: Miguel de Cervantes escribio hace ya cuatro siglos una novela de aventuras magnifica que todavia se lee y se estudia en muchos paises y es considerada la obra mas importante que se ha escrito en espanol: Don Quijote de la Mancha. La vida misma de este talentoso escritor parece una novela de aventuras: fue soldado y cobrador de impuestos, y paso anos en la carcel. Quieres conocer a Miguel de Cervantes? Abre este libro y empieza a leer!.

Firetalking (Meet the Author)
By Richard C Owen Pub
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mpn: FBA-|286892, ean: 9781878450555, isbn: 1878450557,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 100 reviews
The author recounts her difficult childhood, describes her family members, and discusses the background of her books.

Who Is J. K. Rowling? (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition)
By Turtleback Books
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ean: 9780606260787, isbn: 0606260781,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 66 reviews
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. Documents the rags-to-riches story of Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling, tracing the inspiration for her famous series and her lifelong love of literature..

Mark Twain and the River
By Houghton Mifflin
SKU: #1005-WS0501-A03010-0395072506
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sku: 1005-WS0501-A03010-0395072506, ean: 9780395072509, isbn: 0395072506,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 18 reviews
Tom Sawyer is among the best-known, most-loved characters in American fiction. As everyone remembers, he and Huck Finn camped on an island, got lost in a cave, and visited an old graveyard at midnight. These adventures were based upon the author's real boyhood experiences along the Mississippi River. Trace Mark Twain's life from 1835, when his birth was heralded by Halley's Comet, to 1910, when the comet returned upon his death, in this fascinating biography by Newbery Honor author Sterling

Writing Radar: Using Your Journal to Snoop Out and Craft Great Stories
By Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)
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ean: 9780374304560, isbn: 0374304564,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 68 reviews
The Newbery Award–winning author of Dead End in Norvelt shares advice for how to be the best brilliant writer in this funny and practical creative writing guide perfect for all kids who dream of seeing their name on the spine of a book.With the signature wit and humor that have garnered him legions of fans, Jack Gantos instructs young writers on using their ''writing radar'' to unearth story ideas from their everyday lives. Incorporating his own misadventures as a developing writer, Gantos

Bill Peet (Young at Heart)
By Brand: Abdo n Daughters Publishing
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ean: 9781562394912, isbn: 1562394916,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 42 reviews
Biography of the American author, illustrator, and animator whose drawings include many details and whose characters are often warm and friendlyUsed Book in Good Condition.

Writers: Their Lives and Works
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ean: 9781465474773, isbn: 1465474773,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 28 reviews
From Shakespeare and Jane Austen to Gabriel García Márquez and Toni Morrison, this DK book features more than 100 biographies of the world's greatest writers.Introduced with a stunning portrait of each featured novelist, playwright, or poet, biographical entries trace the friendships, loves, and rivalries that inspired each individual and influenced their work, revealing insights into the larger-than-life characters, plots, and evocative settings that they created. Each entry explains how the

Planting Stories: The Life of Librarian and Storyteller Pura Belpré
By HarperCollins
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ean: 9780062748683, isbn: 0062748688,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 13 reviews
*Indie Next List Pick**Junior Library Guild Selection*“An appealing tribute and successful remedy to the lack of titles about the groundbreaking librarian…a must-have for all libraries.” —School Library Journal (starred review)An inspiring picture book biography of storyteller, puppeteer, and New York City’s first Puerto Rican librarian, who championed bilingual literature.When she came to America in 1921, Pura Belpré carried the cuentos folklóricos of her Puerto Rican homeland.

Maya Angelou (Black Americans of Achievement)
By Brand: Chelsea House Pub (L)
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ean: 9780791092248, isbn: 0791092240,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 37 reviews
A critically acclaimed biography series of history's most notable African Americans includes straightforward and objective writing combined with important memorabilia and photographs.Used Book in Good Condition.

My Name Is Gabriela/Me llamo Gabriela (Rise and Shine) (English, Multilingual and Spanish Edition)
By Cooper Square Publishing Llc
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mpn: FBA-|290746, ean: 9780873588591, isbn: 0873588592,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 80 reviews
Gabriela Mistral loved words and sounds and stories. Born in Chile, she would grow to become the first Nobel Prize-winning Latina woman in the world. As a poet and a teacher, she inspired children across many countries to let their voices be heard. This beautifully crafted story, where words literally come to life, is told with the rhythm and melody of a poem. The second in Luna Rising's bilingual storybook biography series. My Name is Gabriela/Me llamo Gabriela is beautiful tribute to a woman

Blood on the Forehead: What I Know About Writing
By Harpercollins Childrens Books
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ean: 9780060279967, isbn: 0060279966,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 9 reviews
The popular young adult author provides excerpts from five of her novels and five short stories as well as the stories behind them, offering tips about what aspiring writers need to create fiction successfully..

The Lightning Dreamer: Cuba's Greatest Abolitionist
By HMH Books for Young Readers
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ean: 9780547807430, isbn: 0547807430,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 122 reviews
“I find it so easy to forget / that I’m just a girl who is expected / to live / without thoughts.” Opposing slavery in Cuba in the nineteenth century was dangerous. The most daring abolitionists were poets who veiled their work in metaphor. Of these, the boldest was Gertrudis Gómez de Avellaneda, nicknamed Tula. In passionate, accessible verses of her own, Engle evokes the voice of this book-loving feminist and abolitionist who bravely resisted an arranged marriage at the age of

E. B. White: Some Writer!
By Brand: Atheneum
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ean: 9780689316722, isbn: 0689316720,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 32 reviews
The biography of the beloved author of Charlotte's Web relates anecdotes and details of the writer's idyllic childhood and successful career and explains the reasons for his intense shyness.Used Book in Good Condition.

How to Write Your Life Story
By Collins
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mpn: 9780060507695, ean: 9780060507695, isbn: 0060507691,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 150 reviews
Lies About Writing Your Life StoryYou have to be a famous celebrity.You must have an amazing life.You can't write your life story until you're old and gray.Nobody will read it, so what's the point?.

Making Headlines: A Biography of Nellie Bly (People in Focus)
By Brand: Dillon Pr
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ean: 9780875184067, isbn: 0875184065,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 112 reviews
A profile of Nellie Bly, the woman journalist of the late nineteenth century, reveals her adventurous life--which even included a trip around the world in seventy-two daysUsed Book in Good Condition.

Under My Nose (Meet the Author)
By Richard C Owen Pub
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ean: 9781572740273, isbn: 1572740272,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 54 reviews
Author and illustrator of books for young people, Lois Ehlert, shares how she interweaves her creative process with her daily routine.

Nellie Bly and Investigative Journalism for Kids: Mighty Muckrakers from the Golden Age to Today, with 21 Activities (For Kids series)
By Chicago Review Press
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mpn: illustrations, ean: 9781613749975, isbn: 161374997X,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 128 reviews
In the late 1800s, the daring young reporter Elizabeth Cochrane—known by the pen name Nellie Bly—faked insanity so she could be committed to a mental institution and secretly report on the awful conditions there. This and other highly publicized investigative “stunts” laid the groundwork for a new kind of journalism in the early 1900s, called “muckraking,” dedicated to exposing social, political, and economic ills in the United States. In Nellie Bly and Investigative Journalism for

D Is for Dahl: A gloriumptious A-Z guide to the world of Roald Dahl
By Puffin
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mpn: FBA-|296814, ean: 9780142409343, isbn: 0142409340,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 93 reviews
Did you know that Roald Dahl loved chocolate, but never ate spaghetti? Or that he was a terrible speller? Or that he had four sisters? D Is for Dahl is an A to Z collection of facts, trivia, and zany details that bring Roald Dahl and his memorable characters to life. Filled with Quentin Blake's illustrations plus black-and-white photos, each spread is exploding with information about the creator of Willy Wonka, James, and Matilda--from his family tree to the exact type of pencil he used to

Are You an Echo?: The Lost Poetry of Misuzu Kaneko
By Chin Music
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ean: 9781634059626, isbn: 163405962X,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 97 reviews
2017 NCTE Notable Poetry Book Freeman Book Awards, honorable mention Washington State Book Awards, finalist Booklist Editors’ Choice, Books for Youth 2016 Booklist Top 10 Biographies for Youth and Top 10 Translated Books for Youth: 2017 Favorite Diverse Children’s Books of 2016, Smithsonian Book Dragon In early-1900s Japan, Misuzu Kaneko grows from precocious bookworm to instantly-beloved children’s poet. But her life ends prematurely, and Misuzu’s work is forgotten. Decades later her

Miguel's Brave Knight: Young Cervantes and His Dream of Don Quixote
By Peachtree Publishers
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ean: 9781561458561, isbn: 1561458562,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 150 reviews
Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra finds refuge from his difficult childhood by imagining the adventures of a brave but clumsy knight.This fictionalized first-person biography in verse of Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra follows the early years of the child who grows up to pen Don Quixote, the first modern novel. The son of a gambling, vagabond barber-surgeon, Miguel looks to his own imagination for an escape from his family’s troubles and finds comfort in his colorful daydreams. At a time when access

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