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Series:She Made History Ser.

This empowering picture book biography tells the story of Nancy Grace Roman, the astronomer who overcame obstacles like weak eyesight and teachers who discouraged women from pursuing astronomy to lead the NASA team that built the Hubble Space Telescope. A ... read more

Always Looking Up - Nancy Grace Roman, Astronomer
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In 1869 Mt Egerton was outraged by the armed hold-up of the local bank by a masked villain calling himself 'Captain Moonlite'. The shock deepened when the perpetrator turned out to be the new lay preacher, Andrew George Scott. On his release from prison Moonlite led a ragged bunch of y... read more

Captain Moonlite

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Series:Little People, Big Dreams
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In this book from the critically acclaimed Little People, BIG DREAMS series, discover the life of Evonne Goolagong, the inspiring indigenous Australian tennis player.
Evonne grew up on a hot, dusty farm in Australia. She was the third of eight chil... read more

Evonne Goolagong (Little People Big Dreams)

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Series:Little People, Big Dreams
Reading Level:Children's - Grade 1-2, Age 6-7

In this international bestseller from the critically acclaimed Little People, BIG DREAMS series, discover the life of Frida Kahlo, the world-renowned painter. When Frida was a teenager, a terrible road accident changed her life forever. Unable to walk, she began pai... read more

Frida Kahlo (Little People, Big Dreams)

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Series:Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls
Reading Level:Children's - Grade 2-3, Age 7-8

The beloved New York Times bestsellers and Kickstarter crowdfunding sensations are available on audio for the first time, read by a star-studded fierce female cast including Alicia Keys, A... read more

Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls

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Series:Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls

The beloved New York Times bestsellers and Kickstarter crowdfunding sensations are available on audio for the first time, read by a star-studded fierce female cast including Alicia K... read more

Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls Vol. 2

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Reading Level:8.5 Kids Non Fiction

The story of Greta Thunberg, the schoolgirl who inspired a worldwide climate change movement. It's 20 August 2018, late summer in Stockholm, and it feels incredibly hot in the city. The TV news reports rising temperatures, and there ha... read more

Greta's Story: The Schoolgirl who went on Strike to Save the Planet

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Series:Deconstructing Powerful Speeches Ser.

James Baldwin was an author, social critic, and activist known for his deep understanding of race and class in the United States. This book introduces readers to his speech from a 1965 debate at Cambridge University in which he argues for racial equality in the civ... read more

James Baldwin - Cambridge Debate Speech

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Series:Kid Legends Ser.

Moving, relatable, and totally true childhood biographies of Martin Luther King Jr., Susan B. Anthony, Helen Keller, Malala Yousafzai, and 12 other inspiring activists.   Every activist started out as a kid--and in some cases... read more

Kid Activists - True Tales of Childhood from Champions of Change

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Series:Little Guides to Great Lives

Madame Curie was a brilliant scientist who coined the term "radioactivity," discovered polonium and radium, and helped develop treatments for cancer. She was the first woman to win a Nobel Prize, but her dedication to physics ultimately caused her death from radiation poisoning. Full color.

Marie Curie (Little Guides to Great Lives)

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A picture book series about the extraordinary men and women who have shaped Australia's history, including iconic painter Sidney Nolan. Sidney Nolan is one of Australia's most admired and recognised visual artists. This is the story of how he developed his iconic Ned Kelly s... read more

Meet Sidney Nolan

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Reading Level:teen 10+

This is the follow-up to the much loved and hugely successful Stories for Boys Who Dare to be Different, the bestselling book that changed countless boys' lives around the world and gave them the confidence to be themselves.
What have the footballer Kyl... read more

Stories for Boys Who Dare to Be Different  #2