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Helen Keller: Her Life in Pictures
 
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Rare photographs and informative text tell the story of Helen Keller's life from the iconic moment at the pump through her career as goodwill delegate to the world. The fascinating life of one of the most popular historical figures is told through images -- most rarely, if ever, seen --...
Wooden: A Lifetime of Observations and Reflections on and Off the Court
 
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Presents the wisdom of basketball coach John Wooden. This book offers lessons that he learned throughout his career at UCLA, and life as a husband, father, and teacher.
Lucretia Mott: Friend of Justice
 
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Former First Lady Rosalyn Carter writes in her Forward: "Lucretia Mott is one of my favorite heroines." Quaker teacher, minister, abolitionist, and leader of the Pennsylvania Peace Society, Lucretia Mott who was instrumental in both the abolitionist and women's rights movements. Grades 3-6. Beautiful full color illustration.
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Jaap Sitters was only eight years old when his mother cut the yellow stars off his clothes and sent him, alone, on a fifteen-mile walk to hide with relatives. It was a terrifying night, one he would never forget. Before the end of the war, he would hide in secret...
A Good Book Is the Best of Friends: A Reader's Journal
 
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A beautiful write-in journal for avid readers who want to savor and remember the books that touched their lives.Ever since Oprah anointed reading our real national pastime, book clubs have been popping up all over the country, with readers everywhere sharing opinions, dog-earing important pages, and underlining unforgettable passages. But...
Farewell to Manzanar: A True Story of Japanese American Experience During and After the World War II Internment
 
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Jeanne Wakatsuki was seven years old in 1942 when her family was uprooted from their home and sent to live at Manzanar internment camp--with 10,000 other Japanese Americans. Along with searchlight towers and armed guards, Manzanar ludicrously featured cheerleaders, Boy Scouts, sock hops, baton twirling lessons and a dance band...
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Origami X Featured
 
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Especially for budding spies, sleuths, and secret agents, Origami X Paper Folding for Secret Agents features a variety of spy themed origami designs perfect for secreting highly sensitive intelligence hide the details of your undercover ops inside an origami spy plane, or pass on contact information for your field agent...
A Place for Turtles
 
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In simple yet informative language, A Place for Turtles introduces young readers to the ways human action or inaction can affect turtle populations and opens kids minds to a wide range of environmental issues. Describing various examples, the text provides an intriguing look at turtles, at...
One Direction: A Year with One Direction
 
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One Direction are the biggest band on the planet. Celebrate their story with this official guide crammed full of exclusive interviews and never-seen-before photos.
Taylor Swift: The Story of Me
 
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Taylor Swift has grown from country's darling to America's sweetheart! Taylor Swift has been a music superstar since she was a teenager, but now she is doing even more! When she's not selling out arenas, Taylor is making a name for herself in fashion, cosmetics, and even...
The Great and Only Barnum: The Tremendous, Stupendous Life of Showman P. T. Barnum
 
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Step right up! Meet the astounding . . . the amazing . . . P. T. Barnum! The award-winning author of The Lincolns: A Scrapbook Look at Abraham and Mary, Amelia Lost, and Our Eleanor brings us the larger-than-life biography of showman P. T. Barnum. Known far and wide for...
Courage Has No Color, The True Story of the Triple Nickles: America's First Black Paratroopers
 
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They became America’s first black paratroopers. Why was their story never told? Sibert Medalist Tanya Lee Stone reveals the history of the Triple Nickles during World War II. World War II is raging, and thousands of American soldiers are fighting overseas against the injustices brought on by...
Earth-Friendly Buildings, Bridges and More: The Eco-Journal of Corry Lapont
 
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Introducing Corry Lapont: 12-year-old and aspiring "green" engineer. This dynamic title takes the form of Corry's scrapbook. It's a dazzling collection of postcards, brochures and other memorabilia documenting Corry's research into green design. Kid-friendly language explains the engineering behind some of the planet's most cutting edge towers, bridges, tunnels, domes,...
One Direction: Straight to the Top
 
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Move over Bieber, there's a new pop sensation in town! The next hot band is here, and it's One Direction! These five super cute boys from the UK have a #1 debut album, sold-out tours, famous friends, and tons of fans. And they're only heading in one direction--up! Check...
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