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Jimmy Carter: A Life of Friendship (Pull Ahead Books-Biographies)
By Brand: Lerner Classroom
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4.2 out of 5 stars with 97 reviews
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Resist: 35 Profiles of Ordinary People Who Rose Up Against Tyranny and Injustice
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ean: 9780062796257, isbn: 0062796259,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 11 reviews
A perfect tool for young readers as they grow into the leaders of tomorrow, Veronica Chambers’s inspiring collection of profiles—along with Senator Cory Booker’s stirring foreword—will inspire readers of all ages to stand up for what’s right.You may only be one person, but you have the power to change the world.Before they were activists, they were just like you and me. From Frederick Douglass to Malala Yousafzai, Joan of Arc to John Lewis, Susan B. Anthony to Janet Mock—these

My Night in the Planetarium
By imusti
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4.9 out of 5 stars with 76 reviews
From the author/illustrator of the bestseller A is for Activist comes My Night in the Planetarium, a high-adventure, true story from his childhood in Indonesia. The thrill of spending the night in a museum is the capstone to a story ultimately about free speech, political progress, and artistic defiance. Featuring Inno's gorgeous art style recognizable from A is for Activist, Counting on Community, and his joyous activism, My Night in the Planetarium cleverly and humorously combines history,

Twelve Rounds to Glory (12 Rounds to Glory): The Story of Muhammad Ali
By Candlewick Press
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4.0 out of 5 stars with 64 reviews
''An in-depth look at Ali’s life through twelve rhyming poems. . . . Collier’s bold pictures . . . are among the best of his illustrious career.'' — Booklist (starred review)From the moment a fired-up teenager won 1960 Olympic gold to the day when a retired legend, hands shaking from Parkinson’s, returned to raise the Olympic torch, the boxer known as ''The Greatest'' waged many a fight. Some were in the ring, against opponents like Sonny Liston and Joe Frazier; others were against

Nobody Particular: One Woman's Fight to Save the Bays
By Brand: Chelsea Green
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4.7 out of 5 stars with 24 reviews
Describes a female shrimper's attempt to stop a large chemical company from polluting a bay in East Texas. Think of her as Erin Brockovich on a shrimp boat. This unassuming, working-class mom, a fourth-generation East Texas shrimper--''no education, no money, no clout,'' she says--turned her life upside down to fight the good fight against chemical plants that were destroying her livelihood and the bays she held dear. This comic-book-style biography of unlikely activist Diane Wilson follows her

My Family Divided: One Girl's Journey of Home, Loss, and Hope
By Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)
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4.4 out of 5 stars with 10 reviews
Before landing a spot on the megahit Netflix show Orange is the New Black; before wow-ing audiences as Lina on Jane the Virgin; and before her incredible activism and work on immigration reform, Diane Guerrero was a young girl living in Boston. One day, while Guerrero was at school, her undocumented immigrant parents were taken from their home, detained, and deported. Guerrero's life, which had been full of the support of a loving family, was turned upside down.Reflective of the experiences of

Temple Grandin: How the Girl Who Loved Cows Embraced Autism and Changed the World
By Audio Bookshelf
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ean: 9781935430827, isbn: 1935430823,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 83 reviews

Luna & Me: The True Story of a Girl Who Lived in a Tree to Save a Forest
By Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)
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4.2 out of 5 stars with 46 reviews
Once there was a redwood tree―one of the world's largest and tallest trees, and one of the oldest. And once, born nearly a thousand years after the tree first took root, there was a girl named Julia, who was called Butterfly. When exploring her beloved forest, Butterfly wandered into a grove of ancient trees. One tree had broken branches and a big blue ''X'' on the side. It was going to be chopped down. Butterfly climbed up into the tree. A tree wouldn't be cut down if it had a person living

A is for Activist
By Triangle Square
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4.6 out of 5 stars with 143 reviews
This bestselling ABC book is written and illustrated for the next generation of progressives: families who want their kids to grow up in a space that is unapologetic about activism, environmental justice, civil rights, LGBTQ rights, and everything else that activists believe in and fight for. A continuous bestseller for Triangle Square, we heard from booksellers around the country who clamored for a large format edition that would appeal to children over the age of 5. This engaging book carries

Martin's Dream Day
By Atheneum Books for Young Readers
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4.0 out of 5 stars with 70 reviews
Bestselling author and journalist Kitty Kelley combines her elegant storytelling with Stanley Tretick’s iconic photographs to transport readers to the 1963 March on Washington, bringing that historic day vividly to life for a new generation.Martin Luther King Jr. was nervous. Standing at the foot of the Lincoln Memorial, he was about to address 250,000 people with what would become known as his “I Have a Dream Speech”—the most famous speech of his life. This day—August 28, 1963—was

Alice Paul and the Fight for Women's Rights: From the Vote to the Equal Rights Amendment
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4.5 out of 5 stars with 128 reviews
Here is the story of extraordinary leader Alice Paul, from the woman's suffrage movement—the long struggle for votes for women—to the ''second wave,'' when women demanded full equality with men. Paul made a significant impact on both. She reignited the sleepy suffrage moment with dramatic demonstrations and provocative banners. After women won the vote in 1920, Paul wrote the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA), which would make all the laws that discriminated against women unconstitutional.

Nina: Jazz Legend and Civil-Rights Activist Nina Simone
By Charlesbridge
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4.3 out of 5 stars with 26 reviews
A stunning picture-book biography of the High Priestess of Soul and one of the greatest voices of the 20th century.With evocative black-and-white illustrations and moving prose, readers are introduced to Nina Simone, jazz-music legend and civil-rights activist. Shared as a lullaby to her daughter, a soulful song recounts Simone's career, the trials she faced as an African American woman, and the stand she took during the Civil Rights Movement. This poignant picture book offers a melodic tale

Kids Who Are Changing the World
By Sourcebooks Jabberwocky
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ean: 9781402295324, isbn: 1402295324,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 110 reviews
The inspiring stories of 45 young heroes who have made an impact on our planet. Forty-five young people from around the world (including twelve from the U.S. and four from Canada) are doing something every day to make the world a better place. They discovered issues that concerned them and did something about it. With skills ranging from singing, drawing, and painting to fund-raising, public demonstrations, and events, they have fought climate change and pollution, and worked to protect

When Jackie Saved Grand Central: The True Story of Jacqueline Kennedy's Fight for an American Icon
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4.2 out of 5 stars with 69 reviews
Before she was an iconic First Lady of the United States, Jackie Kennedy was a born-and-raised New Yorker. She loved everything about her city, from the natural beauty of the parks to the architectural history of the buildings. So when the owners of Grand Central wanted to build a skyscraper on top of the famous train station, Jackie knew they had to be stopped. She helped inspire thousands of people to come together and fight to protect the historic landmark. From letter-writing campaigns all

Make a Stand: "When life gives you lemons, change the world!"
By Chocolate Sauce
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mpn: colour illustrations, ean: 9780991131402, isbn: 0991131401,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 19 reviews
Make a Stand is a beautiful and inspiring book about how big things have small beginnings... Learn how Vivienne turned a moment into a movement, what inspired her, how it all came together, and what you should do next time someone tells you No! Make a Stand..

Malala: Activist for Girls' Education
By Charlesbridge Publishing
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4.8 out of 5 stars with 124 reviews
Malala Yousafzai stood up to the Taliban and fought for the right for all girls to receive an education. When she was just fifteen-years old, the Taliban attempted to kill Malala, but even this did not stop her activism. At age eighteen Malala became the youngest person to be awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for her work to ensure the education of all children around the world. Malala’s courage and conviction will inspire young readers in this beautifully illustrated biography.Batchelder Award

Molly Brown: Sharing Her Good Fortune (Community Builders)
By Childrens Pr
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4.1 out of 5 stars with 64 reviews
Relates the life story of Molly Brown, who rose from humble beginnings to great wealth through the Colorado Gold Rush, survived the sinking of the Titanic, and was active in social reform..

Side by Side/Lado a Lado: The Story of Dolores Huerta and Cesar Chavez/La Historia de Dolores Huerta y Cesar Chavez
By Rayo
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mpn: FBA-|289771, ean: 9780061227813, isbn: 0061227811,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 20 reviews
A powerful and accesible bilingual picture book that highlights ''the power and impact of ordinary but dedicated citizens.''*Every day, thousands of farmworkers harvested the food that ended up on kitchen tables all over the country. But at the end of the day, when the workers sat down to eat, there were only beans on their own tables. Then Dolores Huerta and Cesar Chavez teamed up. Together they motivated the workers to fight for their rights and, in the process, changed history.Award-winning

Kurt Busch: In the Fast Lane (In the Fast Lane Discovery Library)
By Rourke Educational Media
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4.9 out of 5 stars with 140 reviews
Follows The 2004 Nextel Cup Champion Through His Years Of Various Races Through Wins, Honors, And His Excitement Of Racing..

Martin Luther King (The Oxford Bookworms Library Factfiles)
By Oxford University Press
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mpn: FBA-|297114, ean: 9780194233934, isbn: 0194233936,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 78 reviews
Features topics such as environmental issues, historical facts, and culture.Full-color photographs, introductions, glossaries, and exercises enhance student reading and learning.Audio versions of selected titles provide great models of intonation and pronunciation of difficult words..

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