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The Amazing Collection of Joey Cornell: Based on the Childhood of a Great American Artist
By Schwartz & Wade
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ean: 9780399552380, isbn: 0399552383,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 102 reviews
Award-winning and bestselling author Candace Fleming delivers a stunning picture-book based on the childhood of artist and sculptor Joseph Cornell, sure to beguile aspiring artists and collectors of all ages.Joey Cornell collected everything -- anything that sparked his imagination or delighted his eye. His collection grew and grew until he realized that certain pieces just looked right together. He assembled his doodads to create wonderful, magical creations out of once ordinary objects.

Around the World
By Candlewick
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ean: 9780763669256, isbn: 0763669253,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 80 reviews
A Scott O'Dell Award-winning graphic novelist follows three dauntless adventurers on a Jules Verne-inspired challenge: circling the world, solo!As the nineteenth century wound down, a public inspired by the novel Around the World in Eighty Days clamored for intrepid adventure. The challenge of circumnavigating the globe as no one ever had before—a feat assuring fame if not fortune—attracted the fearless in droves. Three hardy spirits stayed the course: In 1884, former miner Thomas Stevens

Mae Among the Stars
By HarperCollins
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ean: 9780062651730, isbn: 0062651730,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 130 reviews
An Amazon Best Book of the MonthA beautiful picture book for sharing, inspired by the life of the first African American woman to travel in space, Mae Jemison.A great classroom and bedtime read-aloud, Mae Among the Stars is the perfect book for young readers who have big dreams and even bigger hearts!When Little Mae was a child, she dreamed of dancing in space. She imagined herself surrounded by billions of stars, floating, gliding, and discovering.She wanted to be an astronaut.Her mom told

Dear Miss Breed: True Stories of the Japanese American Incarceration During World War II and a Librarian Who Made a Difference
By Scholastic Nonfiction
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mpn: FBA-|293039, ean: 9780439569927, isbn: 0439569923,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 51 reviews
In the early 1940's, Clara Breed was the children's librarian at the San Diego Public Library. But she was also friend to dozens of Japanese American children and teens when war broke out in December of 1941. The story of what happened to these American citizens is movingly told through letters that her young friends wrote to Miss Breed during their internment. This remarkable librarian and humanitarian served as a lifeline to these imprisoned young people, and was brave enough to speak out

The Magic of We
By Third Man Books
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ean: 9780996401630, isbn: 0996401636,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 41 reviews
A heartfelt children's tale describing the beauty of friendship. Includes unreleased music from musician and producer Ikey Owens (Mars Volta, Jack White). ''Read The Magic of We, and your heart will expand with joy.'' ― Juan Alderete de la Peña, The Mars Volta ''Have you ever met the missing piece to your puzzle? The Magic of We will reaffirm your faith in love.'' ― Cedric Bixler-Zavala, The Mars Volta and At the Drive-In The Magic of We is a children's picture book by Danielle

I Could Do That!: Esther Morris Gets Women the Vote (Melanie Kroupa Books)
By Farrar, Straus & Giroux
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mpn: FBA-|297577, ean: 9780374335274, isbn: 0374335273,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 44 reviews
Full of humor and spunk – just like Esther!''I could do that,'' says six-year-old Esther as she watches her mother making tea. Start her own business at the age of nineteen? Why, she could do that, too. But one thing Esther and other women could NOT do was vote. Only men could do that.With lively text and humorous illustrations as full of spirit as Esther herself, this striking picture book biography shows how one girl's gumption propels her through a life filled with challenges until, in

Ben Franklin's Big Splash: The Mostly True Story of His First Invention
By Calkins Creek
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mpn: illustrations, ean: 9781620914465, isbn: 1620914468,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 114 reviews
A National Science Teachers Association, Best STEM BookEvery inventor has to start somewhere, and one of the greatest innovators in our history was no exception. Ben Franklin developed his first invention while doing what he loved best: swimming! Ben's Big Splash is the story of Franklin's first invention, his journey through the scientific method, and the surprising successes that result when you're willing to make mistakes. Barb Rosenstock's rhythmic, whimsical style is the perfect complement

To Dare Mighty Things: The Life of Theodore Roosevelt (Big Words)
By Disney-Hyperion
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ean: 9781423124887, isbn: 142312488X,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 114 reviews
President Theodore Roosevelt is known as ''the man with a plan,'' the ''rough rider.'' His figure stands tall in American history; his legacy stretching him to larger-than-life proportions. But before his rise to fame, he was just ''Teedie,'' a boy with ambitious dreams to change the world, and the conviction to see his stupendous imaginings brought to fruition. As an American president, he left an impressive mark upon his country. He promised a ''square deal'' to all citizens, he tamed big

In the Garden With Dr. Carver (Fiction Readalong)
By Weigl Pub Inc
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ean: 9781619131576, isbn: 1619131579,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 26 reviews
A fictionalized account of how plant scientist George Washington Carver came to an Alabama school and taught the children how to grow plants and reap the rewards of nature's bounty. Includes factual note about George Washington Carver..

Passing the Music Down
By Candlewick Press
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mpn: FBA-|301303, ean: 9780763637538, isbn: 9780763637538,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 113 reviews
A warmhearted ode to an American musical tradition and to generational ties, told in lyrical free verse with atmospheric illustrations(Ages 5-8)A young boy travels to the hills of Appalachia to meet the old-time fiddle player whose music he has admired, and so sparks a friendship that will forge a bond between generations. The boy develops under the man’s care and instruction, just as seedlings grow with spring rain and summer sun. From playing on the front porch to performing at folk

When Grandma Gatewood Took a Hike
By Ohio University Press
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ean: 9780821422359, isbn: 0821422359,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 89 reviews
A School Library Journal Best Picture Book of 2016It took her two tries, but in 1955, sixty-seven-year-old Emma “Grandma” Gatewood became the first woman to solo hike the entire length of the Appalachian Trail in one thru-hike. Gatewood has become a legend for those who hike the trail, and in her home state of Ohio, where she helped found the Buckeye Trail. In recent years, she has been the subject of a bestselling biography and a documentary film.In When Grandma Gatewood Took a Hike,

Henry Works (A Henry Book)
By Houghton Mifflin Books for Children
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mpn: FBA-|300063, ean: 9780618420032, isbn: 0618420037,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 109 reviews
Without Henry, wildflowers would go unwatered in dry weather and rivers would have no crossing stones. Without him, who would bring news of coming storms?Henry works, but no one seems to notice.“You’re not doing anything today,” his friend says. “Come fishing with me.” “Not today,” says Henry as he digs up a healing plant for a neighbor. Though he never gets paid, Henry works for more than money.In this fourth book about Henry David Thoreau, D. B. Johnson’s quiet story flows

When Mr. Jefferson Came to Philadelphia: What I Learned of Freedom, 1776
By HarperCollins
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ean: 9780060275808, isbn: 0060275804,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 89 reviews
When Thomas Jefferson takes lodging at his mother's boardinghouse and spends hours working on an important document, the Declaration of Independence, a curious boy initiates conversations with the man and, in the process, learns about the meaning of liberty and the importance of freedom..

The President's Daughter
By Delacorte Books for Young Readers
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ean: 9780385731478, isbn: 0385731477,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 25 reviews
ETHEL IS 10 YEARS OLD in 1901 when her family’s life changed forever. Suddenly, Father is not only a famous cowboy, war hero, and politician, but also President Theodore Roosevelt, leader of the United States—and Ethel has a new place to call home. The White House is older and stuffier than Ethel imagined, but there’s never a dull moment with her adventurous family around. Ethel would love to spend every day following Father on horseback rides and scrambles through neighboring Rock Creek

First Peas to the Table: How Thomas Jefferson Inspired a School Garden
By Albert Whitman & Company
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mpn: 9780807524527, ean: 9780807524527, isbn: 0807524522,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 73 reviews
Maya loves contests, so she is excited when her teacher announces they will plant a school garden like Thomas Jefferson’s garden at Monticello—and they’ll have a “First Peas to the Table” contest, just like Jefferson and his neighbors had each spring. Maya plants her pea seeds with a secret head start—found in Jefferson’s Garden Book—and keeps careful notes in her garden journal. But her friend Shakayla has plans of her own for the contest...Susan Grigsby’s light-hearted classroom

We Shall Overcome: The Story of a Song
By Jump at the Sun
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ean: 9781423119548, isbn: 1423119541,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 21 reviews
It only takes a few words to create change. It only takes a few people to believe that change is possible. And when those people sing out, they can change the world. ''We Shall Overcome'' is one of their songs. From the song's roots in America's era of slavery through to the civil rights movement of the 1960s and today, ''We Shall Overcome'' has come to represent the fight for equality and freedom around the world. This important book, lyrically written by Debbie Levy and paired with elegant,

Rube Goldberg's Simple Normal Humdrum School Day
By S&S Worldwide
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mpn: 9781419725586, ean: 9781419725586, isbn: 1419725580,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 149 reviews
If Rube’s inventions are any indication, “normal” means something very different in the Goldberg household. For Rube, up is down, in is out, and the simplest path to accomplishing an everyday task—like brushing his teeth or getting dressed—is a humorously complicated one. Follow Rube as he sets out on a typical school day, overcomplicating each and every step from the time he wakes up in the morning until the time he goes to bed at night.   This book features fourteen inventions,

Chasing Freedom: The Life Journeys of Harriet Tubman and Susan B. Anthony, Inspired by Historical Facts
By Orchard Books
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mpn: 9780439793384, ean: 9780439793384, isbn: 0439793386,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 113 reviews
Nikki Grimes offers a glimpse into the inspiring lives of Susan B. Anthony and Harriet Tubman, with breathtaking illustrations by Michele Wood! What if Harriet Tubman and Susan B. Anthony sat down over tea to reminisce about their extraordinary lives? What would they recall of their triumphs and struggles as they fought to achieve civil rights for African Americans and equal rights for women? And what other historical figures played parts in their stories? These questions led Coretta Scott King

Moses: When Harriet Tubman Led Her People to Freedom (Caldecott Honor Book)
By Hyperion
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mpn: 9780786851751, ean: 9780786851751, isbn: 0786851759,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 16 reviews
This poetic book is a resounding tribute to Tubman's strength, humility, and devotion. With proper reverence, Weatherford and Nelson do justice to the woman who, long ago, earned over and over the name Moses.Jump at the Sun.

Emma and the Big Orange Monster: A Tale of Unity and Bravery
By Archway Publishing
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ean: 9781480854314, isbn: 148085431X,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 32 reviews
The Big Orange Monster and four creepy bats issue a decree that takes all the fun away in the ''Land of the Brave''. Join Emma as she learns to face her fears and confront the bully--the Big Orange Monster--by uniting the town-folks. Whether you want to empower your children against bullying or help your child withstand the damaging effects of Donald Trump's presidency, ''Emma and the Big Orange Monster'' is the perfect book to help families cope with the current political dynamics.  ''On a

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