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 People

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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 People

Series:Little People, Big Dreams
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From the critically acclaimed Little People, BIG DREAMS series, discover the life of Martin Luther King, Jr., the inspiring minister and civil rights activist. Little Martin grew up in a family of preachers: his dad was a preacher, his uncle was a preacher... read more

Martin Luther King Jr (Little People Big Dreams)

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 Picture Books

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

For sixteen years, Sam Thaiday has entertained Brisbane Broncos, Queensland State of Origin and Australian fans both on and off the field. He?s one of rugby league?s most highly regarded and respected players and this book tells his story.With his tradem... read more

Rise: the Sam Thaiday Story (Young Readers' Edition)

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 People

"An eye-opening look into the story of Knight before his multibillion dollar company." --School Library Journal "A great story about how an ambition turned into a business...serves as a guide for accomplishing great things." --VOYA In this young reader's edition of the New Y... read more

Shoe Dog (Young Readers Ed)

New York Times bestseller
 
Boys can be anything they want to be! This timely book joins and expands the gender-role conversation and gives middle-grade boys a welcome alternative message: that masculinity can mean many things.
You won't... read more

Stories for Boys Who Dare to be Different

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 People

Series:Deconstructing Powerful Speeches Ser.

In an era when women worldwide had few rights and could not vote, Susan B. Anthony risked her freedom and reputation by advocating for women's suffrage in the United States. This engaging title analyzes her 1873 speech On Women's Right to Vote, and its simple,... read more

Susan B. Anthony - On a Woman's Right to Vote