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  • Testing the ice : a true story about Jackie Robinson

    Testing the ice : a true story about Jackie Robinson2009

    by Sharon Robinson

    (875)

    Summary: As a testament to his courage, Jackie Robinson's daughter shares memories of him, from his baseball career to the day he tests the ice for her, her brothers, and their friends.

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    Call #: J B ROBINSON

    Location: Junior Biographies

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  • Courageous world changers

    Courageous world changers2020

    by Shirley-Raye Redmond

    (57)

    Summary: Meet women who have used their God-given talents to live out their faith to the fullest. They come from a variety of backgrounds, eras, and ethnicities, but each one has answered the Lord's call on...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J 920.72 RED

    Location: Junior Nonfiction

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  • The book of heroines : tales of history's gutsiest gals

    The book of heroines : tales of history's gutsiest gals2016

    by Stephanie Warren Drimmer

    (77)

    Summary: "Everybody needs a role model! Discover true stories of superstars, war heroes, world leaders, gusty gals, and everyday women who changed the world. From Sacagawea to Mother Teresa, Annie Oakley to...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J 920.72 DRI

    Location: Junior Nonfiction

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  • Stories for kids who dare to be different : true tales of amazing people who stood up and stood out

    Stories for kids who dare to be different : true tales of amazing people who stood up and stood out2019

    by Ben Brooks

    (234)

    Summary: Profiles over seventy people who broke the rules and smashed stereotypes, including such figures as Emma Gonzalez, Andy Warhol, Bjork, Hans Christian Andersen, and Sally Ride.

    BOOK

    Call #: J 920 BRO

    Location: Junior Nonfiction

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  • Dare!

    Dare!2012

    by Erin Frankel

    (133)

    Summary: Told from a bystander's perspective, Jayla sees that Luisa has become the class bully's new target, but she doesn't dare stand up to the bully for fear of being bullied.

    BOOK

    Call #: PARENT J302.3 FRA

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  • Open very carefully

    Open very carefully2013

    by Nick Bromley

    (1,962)

    Summary: A crocodile falls into a quiet storybook and wreaks havoc on the characters, in a tale that invites youngsters to slam the book shut or find the courage to take a peek inside.

    BOOK

    Call #: E BROMLEY

    Location: Picture Books

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  • Have courage!

    Have courage!2014

    by Cheri J Meiners

    Series: Being The Best Me

    (18)

    Summary: Help children develop the attitudes and skills of courage and assertiveness in order to make wise choices and work through challenges. Children learn to do what they think is right and be brave, even...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J 155.4 MEI

    Location: Junior Nonfiction

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  • The thing Lou couldn't do

    The thing Lou couldn't do2017

    by Ashley Spires

    (956)

    Summary: This delightful picture book from Ashley Spires, bestselling author of The Most Magnificent Thing, perfectly depicts what children go through when confronted with something difficult. With humor and...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: E SPIRES

    Location: Picture Books

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  • Humpty Dumpty climbs again

    Humpty Dumpty climbs again2008

    by Dave Horowitz

    (283)

    Summary: Humpty Dumpty has not climbed a single wall since his great fall, despite the urging of friends and teasing of others, but when one of the king's horses is stuck he finds the courage--and the proper climbing equipment--to help out.

    BOOK

    Call #: E HOROWTIZ

    Location: Picture Books

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