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Martin's Dream Day
By Atheneum Books for Young Readers
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ean: 9781481467667, isbn: 1481467662,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 50 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 ...
Howard Thurman's Great Hope
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ean: 9781600608902, isbn: 9781600608902,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 34 reviews
Born in segregated Daytona, Florida, in 1899, Howard Thurman grew up dreaming of a better life a life where his mother and grandmother would not have to cook and clean for other people; a life where he could become a college man, honoring his late fa...
Walk Ride Rodeo: A Story about Amberley Snyder
By Snyder Enterprises LLC
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ean: 9780692999189, isbn: 0692999183,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 48 reviews
This is a story of a cowgirl whose love for horses overpowered all challenges put in her path. Her rodeo career began at a young age and her future was destined for success. A car accident changed Amberley's life at age eighteen, leaving her paralyze...
Make a Stand: "When life gives you lemons, change the world!"
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mpn: colour illustrations, ean: 9780991131402, isbn: 0991131401,
4.1 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 ...
The True Tale of a Giantess: The Story of Anna Swan
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ean: 9781771383769, isbn: 1771383763,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 56 reviews
?When I was small, I was already big news,? Anna Swan tells readers in this picture book biography. When she was born in Nova Scotia in 1846, people for miles around chattered about her. They whispered over tea and gossiped across fences. Because eve...
Dear Malala, We Stand with You
By Crown Books for Young Readers
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ean: 9780553521207, isbn: 0553521209,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 35 reviews
An inspiring letter to Malala Yousafzai, winner of the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize, that is both a show of support and a call to action for girls around the world. Malala became the youngest person to win the Nobel Peace Prize after she survived being sh...
Sewing the Rainbow: A Story About Gilbert Baker
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ean: 9781433829024, isbn: 1433829029,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 42 reviews
Sewing the Rainbow is the powerful story of Gilbert Baker and the creation of the rainbow flag. This book takes readers from Gilbert’s childhood in a small town in Kansas where he didn’t fit in, to his historic artistic career in San Francisco. T...
Little Heroes: Courageous People Who Changed the World
ean: 9781945547751, isbn: 1945547758,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 275 reviews
From the intrepid efforts of Susan B. Anthony to the quiet courage of Rosa Parks, Little Heroes: Courageous People Who Changed the World is a young child's first introduction to the brave people who fought to make the world a better place. Simple tex...
First Girl Scout: The Life of Juliette Gordon Low
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mpn: 9780547243948, ean: 9780547243948, isbn: 0547243944,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 13 reviews
Just in time for the 100th anniversary of the Girl Scouts in 2012, comes this lavishly illustrated account of the fascinating life of the woman who started it all. Juliette (Daisy) Gordon Low was a remarkable woman with ideas that were ahead of her t...
Heart on Fire: Susan B. Anthony Votes for President
By Albert Whitman & Company
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mpn: colour illustrations, ean: 9780807531884, isbn: 080753188X,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 44 reviews
On November 5, 1872, Susan B. Anthony made history--and broke the law--when she voted in the US presidential election, a privilege that had been reserved for men. She was arrested, tried, and found guilty: “The greatest outrage History every witnes...
Resist: 35 Profiles of Ordinary People Who Rose Up Against Tyranny and Injustice
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ean: 9780062796257, isbn: 0062796259,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 9 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 righ...
Streetcar to Justice: How Elizabeth Jennings Won the Right to Ride in New York
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ean: 9780062673602, isbn: 0062673602,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 38 reviews
Starred reviews hail Streetcar to Justice as "a book that belongs in any civil rights library collection" (Publishers Weekly) and "completely fascinating and unique” (Kirkus). Bestselling author and journalist Amy Hill Hearth uncovers the story ...
When You Look Out the Window: How Phyllis Lyon and Del Martin Built a Community
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ean: 9781433827365, isbn: 1433827360,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 37 reviews
This is a picture book about Phyllis Lyon and Del Martin, one of San Francisco’s most well-known and politically active lesbian couples. In this story, Phyllis and Del point out landmarks through the city that can be seen out their window. The “R...
Alice Paul and the Fight for Women's Rights: From the Vote to the Equal Rights Amendment
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ean: 9781629793238, isbn: 162979323X,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 46 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...
Mercy: The Incredible Story of Henry Bergh, Founder of the ASPCA and Friend to Animals
By HMH Books for Young Readers
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ean: 9780544650312, isbn: 054465031X,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 26 reviews
Only 150 years ago, most animals in America were subject to horrific treatment. They needed a champion to protect them from abject cruelty, and that person was Henry Bergh. After witnessing the beating of a horse in the streets of New York and attend...
Elizabeth Started All the Trouble
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mpn: illustrations, ean: 9780786851423, isbn: 0786851422,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 15 reviews
She couldn't go to college.She couldn't become a politician.She couldn't even vote.But Elizabeth Cady Stanton didn't let that stop her.She called on women across the nation to stand together and demand to be treated as equal to men-and that included ...
Martin Rising: Requiem For a King
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ean: 9780545702539, isbn: 0545702534,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 47 reviews
In a rich embroidery of visions, musical cadence, and deep emotion, Andrea and Brian Pinkney convey the final months of Martin Luther King's life -- and of his assassination -- through metaphor, spirituality, and multilayers of meaning.Andrea's stunn...
Malala Yousafzai (Bullfrog Books: In the Spotlight)
ean: 9781641280464, isbn: 1641280468,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 185 reviews
In Malala Yousafzai, early readers will learn about the life, accomplishments, and contributions of activist Malala Yousafzai. Vibrant, full-color photos, and carefully leveled text will engage emergent readers as they learn about her life....
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