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Jane Austen (British Library Writers' Lives Series)
By Oxford University Press
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ean: 9780195214406, isbn: 0195214404,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 15 reviews
Jane Austen is now one of the most popular novelists in the English language, and yet on the face of it one of the most unlikely candidates for such a title. Austen died at the age of 41 and left behind only six completed novels. Yet her works have never been out of print, and in this century, within the last three decades in particular, never a year passes without some fresh adaptation of her stories for stage, screen, or television. In this skillfully crafted biography, Deirdre Le Faye brings

A River of Words: The Story of William Carlos Williams
By Eerdmans Books for Young Readers
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mpn: FBA-|280470, ean: 9780802853028, isbn: 0802853021,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 66 reviews
2009 Caldecott Honor BookAn ALA Notable BookA New York Times Best Illustrated Children’s BookA Charlotte Zolotow Honor BookNCTE Notable Children’s Book When he wrote poems, he felt as free as the Passaic River as it rushed to the falls. Willie’s notebooks filled up, one after another. Willie’s words gave him freedom and peace, but he also knew he needed to earn a living. So he went off to medical school and became a doctor -- one of the busiest men in town! Yet he never stopped writing

By Brand: Penguin Audio
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ean: 9781611761894, isbn: 1611761891,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 149 reviews
“Roald Dahl sometimes shared a tonal kinship with Ogden Nash, and he could demonstrate a verbal inventiveness nearly Seussian…[His] stories work better in audio than in print.” –The New York TimesWhere did Roald Dahl get all of his wonderful ideas for stories? From his own life, of course! As full of excitement and the unexpected as his world-famous, best-selling books, Roald Dahl's tales of his own childhood are completely fascinating and fiendishly funny. Did you know that Roald Dahl

Alabama Spitfire: The Story of Harper Lee and To Kill a Mockingbird
By Balzer + Bray
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ean: 9780062456700, isbn: 0062456709,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 37 reviews
The inspiring true story of Harper Lee, the girl who grew up to write To Kill a Mockingbird, from Bethany Hegedus and Erin McGuire. Perfect for fans of The Right Word and I Dissent. Nelle Harper Lee grew up in the rocky red soil of Monroeville, Alabama. From the get-go she was a spitfire.Unlike most girls at that time and place, Nelle preferred overalls to dresses and climbing trees to tea parties. Nelle loved to watch her daddy try cases in the courtroom. And she and her best friend, Tru,

Jump Back, Paul: The Life and Poems of Paul Laurence Dunbar
By Candlewick
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mpn: illustrations, ean: 9780763660703, isbn: 0763660701,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 71 reviews
Discover the breadth and depth of Paul Laurence Dunbar’s poetry—and learn how it reflects his singular life as a late-nineteenth-century black man.Did you know that Paul Laurence Dunbar originated such famous lines as “I know why the caged bird sings” and “We wear the mask that grins and lies”? From his childhood in poverty and his early promise as a poet to his immense fame and his untimely death, Dunbar’s story is one of triumph and tragedy. But his legacy remains in his

Kid Authors: True Tales of Childhood from Famous Writers (Kid Legends)
By Quirk Books
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ean: 9781594749872, isbn: 1594749876,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 28 reviews
Funny and totally true childhood biographies and full-color illustrations tell the tales from the challenging yet defining growing-up years of J. K. Rowling, Beverly Cleary, J. R. R. Tolkien, and 12 other great writers.   Every great author started out as a kid. Before the best sellers, fan clubs, and beloved stories we know today, the world's most celebrated writers had regular-kid problems just like you. Sam Clemens (aka Mark Twain) loved to skip school and make mischief, with his best

What a Year! (A 26 Fairmount Avenue Book)
By Putnam Juvenile
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ean: 9780399237973, isbn: 0399237976,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 148 reviews
In a review of the third 26 Fairmount Avenue book, On My Way, School Library Journal said, ''Readers will be delighted with the final line: 'There's more coming!''' Well, here it is: Celebrate Tomie's sixth birthday in style, watch as he dresses up as Snow White for his first halloween trick-or-treating, join in as he celebrates holidays with his family, suffers through a bout of the chicken pox, and gets to stay up to see in the new year! In the fourth book set at the Newbery-Honor winning

I Was a Teenage Professional Wrestler
By Hyperion
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sku: 902018825, ean: 9780786810093, isbn: 0786810092,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 89 reviews
The author-illustrator describes his early days supporting himself as a professional wrestler.

William Shakespeare (Meet the Greats)
By Gareth Stevens Publishing
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ean: 9781482459647, isbn: 1482459647,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 116 reviews
William Shakespeares influence on drama and literatureand even the English language itselfis unprecedented. Surprisingly, the renowned playwrights life is full of mystery. This biography presents what is known about Shakespeare as well as the current theories about the unknown, even touching on the controversies about the authorship of some of his plays. Readers will also become familiar with 16th-century England, the monarchs Shakespeare entertained, and what being an actor was like at that

Will's Words: How William Shakespeare Changed the Way You Talk
By imusti
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ean: 9781580896382, isbn: 1580896383,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 33 reviews
When Jane Sutcliffe sets out to write a book about William Shakespeare and the Globe Theatre, in her own words, she runs into a problem: Will's words keep popping up all over the place! What's an author to do? After all, Will is responsible for such familiar phrases as ''what's done is done'' and ''too much of a good thing.'' He even helped turn ''household words'' into household words.   But, Jane embraces her dilemma, writing about Shakespeare, his plays, and his famous phrases with glee.

E.B. White: The Elements of a Writer (Lerner Biographies)
By Brand: Lerner Publications
SKU: #0917-WS0801-A04010-0822549220
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sku: 0917-WS0801-A04010-0822549220, ean: 9780822549222, isbn: 0822549220,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 73 reviews
Traces the life and career of the magazine writer and children's author, describes his work at the New Yorker, and discusses the background of his three novelsUsed Book in Good Condition.

Native Son: The Story of Richard Wright (World Writers)
By Brand: Morgan Reynolds Pub
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ean: 9781931798068, isbn: 1931798060,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 122 reviews
Traces the life and achievements of the twentieth-century African American novelist, whose early life was shaped by a strict grandmother who had been a slave, an illiterate father, and a mother educated as a schoolteacher.Used Book in Good Condition.

Bylines: A Photobiography of Nellie Bly (Photobiographies)
By National Geographic Children's Books
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mpn: FBA-|303859, ean: 9781426305139, isbn: 1426305133,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 138 reviews
Bylines is the latest title from award-winning biographer Sue Macy. Nellie Bly was a pioneering American journalist who lived by the belief that ''Energy rightly applied and directed will accomplish anything.'' This credo took her from humble origins in Cochran’s Mill, Pennsylvania, a town named after her father, to the most exotic cities around the globe by the time she was 25.Nellie Bly was born Elizabeth Jane Cochran in 1864, in an age when many women led unassuming lives. Her life would

Emiliano Zapata (Biografias para ninos) (Spanish Edition)
By Brand: Selector
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ean: 9789706437143, isbn: 9706437142,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 42 reviews
Introduces the early life of Mexican revolutionary leader Emiliano Zapata and discusses his boyhood love of learning.Used Book in Good Condition.

Pop-up Shakespeare: Every play and Poem in Pop-up 3-D
By Candlewick
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ean: 9780763698744, isbn: 0763698741,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 106 reviews
Learn about all of Shakespeare's plays in one book!Read about William Shakespeare’s plays, sonnets, and poems as you never have before in an entertaining pop-up book collaboration between the internationally known comedy troupe the Reduced Shakespeare Company and best-selling illustrator Jennie Maizels. Featuring five interactive spreads filled with dramatic pop-ups, fun foldouts, hilarious summaries, and fascinating commentaries, this is the perfect introduction to one of the world’s

The Journey That Saved Curious George : The True Wartime Escape of Margret and H.A. Rey
By HMH Books for Young Readers
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ean: 9780618339242, isbn: 0618339248,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 32 reviews
In 1940, Hans and Margret Rey fled their Paris home as the German army advanced. They began their harrowing journey on bicycles, pedaling to Southern France with children’s book manuscripts among their few possessions. Louise Borden combed primary resources, including Hans Rey’s pocket diaries, to tell this dramatic true story. Archival materials introduce readers to the world of Hans and Margret Rey while Allan Drummond dramatically and colorfully illustrates their wartime trek to a new

Poetry for Kids: William Shakespeare
By MoonDance Press
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ean: 9781633225046, isbn: 1633225046,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 141 reviews
Love! Betrayal! Ambition! Tragedy! Jealousy! William Shakespeare's universal themes continue to resonate with readers of all ages more than 400 years after his death.  This wonderful, fully illustrated book introduces children to the Bard and more than thirty of his most famous and accessible verses, sonnets, and speeches. From “Shall I compare thee to a summer’s day?” to “O, she doth teach the torches to burn bright!” and “All the world’s a stage,” the words and poetry of the

John Ronald's Dragons: The Story of J. R. R. Tolkien
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ean: 9781626720923, isbn: 1626720924,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 136 reviews
A captivating picture book biography of a boy who imagined a world full of dragons and grew up to be beloved author J. R. R. Tolkien.John Ronald loved dragons. He liked to imagine dragons when he was alone, and with his friends, and especially when life got hard or sad. After his mother died and he had to live with a cold-hearted aunt, he looked for dragons. He searched for them at his boarding school. And when he fought in a Great War, he felt as if terrible, destructive dragons were

Brown Girl Dreaming
By Puffin Books
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mpn: 44609274, ean: 9780147515827, isbn: 9780147515827,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 25 reviews
Jacqueline Woodson's National Book Award and Newbery Honor winner, now available in paperback with 7 all-new poems.Jacqueline Woodson is the 2018-2019 National Ambassador for Young People’s LiteratureA President Obama ''O'' Book Club pickRaised 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 Crow and her growing awareness of the

Who Was Stan Lee?
By Grosset Dunlap
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mpn: YES12340873, ean: 9780448482361, isbn: 0448482363,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 25 reviews
Stanley Lieber was just seventeen when he got his first job at Timely Comics in 1939. Since then, the man now known as Stan Lee has launched a comic book empire, made Marvel Comics a household name, and created iconic superheroes such as Iron Man, Spider-Man, and the Fantastic Four. Stan Lee is still dreaming up caped crusaders and masked vigilantes in his nineties. Who Is Stan Lee? tells the story of a New York City kid with a superhero-sized imagination.For all our books; Cargo will be

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