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  • Stephen King : king of thrillers and horror

    Stephen King : king of thrillers and horror2000

    by Suzan Wilson

    (20)

    Summary: Traces the life of a popular novelist, from his childhood as an avid reader to his current success as a creator of horror fiction.

    BOOK

    Call #: B KING YA

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  • Behind the mask : the life of Queen Elizabeth I

    Behind the mask : the life of Queen Elizabeth I1998

    by Jane Resh Thomas

    (220)

    BOOK

    Call #: B ELIZABETH I YA

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  • Susan B. Anthony

    Susan B. Anthony2002

    BOOK

    Call #: B ANTHONY YA

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  • Oskar Schindler

    Oskar Schindler2002

    (12)

    BOOK

    Call #: B SCHINDLER YA

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  • Elvis Presley

    Elvis Presley2001

    (1)

    BOOK

    Call #: B PRESLEY YA

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  • When I was a soldier : a memoir

    When I was a soldier : a memoir2005

    by Valerie Zenatti

    (519)

    Summary: Like all young Israelis, Valerie Zenatti enlisted in the national defense service on her 18th birthday, where for the next two years she endured rigorous training and harsh living conditions,...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: B ZENATTI YA

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  • Elvis Presley : a biography

    Elvis Presley : a biography2007

    by Kathleen Tracy

    (9)

    BOOK

    Call #: B PRESLEY YA

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  • Sacagawea : a biography

    Sacagawea : a biography2008

    by April R Summitt

    Series: Greenwood Biographies

    (7)

    BOOK

    Call #: B SACAGAWEA YA

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  • Jennifer Lopez : a biography

    Jennifer Lopez : a biography2008

    by Kathleen Tracy

    Series: Greenwood Biographies

    (11)

    BOOK

    Call #: B LOPEZ YA

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  • Angelina Jolie : a biography

    Angelina Jolie : a biography2008

    by Kathleen Tracy

    (58)

    BOOK

    Call #: B JOLIE YA

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  • C.S. Lewis : chronicler of Narnia

    C.S. Lewis : chronicler of Narnia2005

    by Mary Dodson Wade

    (12)

    Summary: Profiles the English author who wrote many books, the best known title being The chronicles of Narnia.

    BOOK

    Call #: B LEWIS YA

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  • Miley Cyrus : a biography

    Miley Cyrus : a biography2009

    by Kimberly Dillon Summers

    (4)

    BOOK

    Call #: B CYRUS YA

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  • Adolf Hitler

    Adolf Hitler2000

    Series: People Who Made History

    (15)

    BOOK

    Call #: B HITLER YA

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  • The pigman & me

    The pigman & me1992

    by Paul Zindel

    (945)

    Summary: An account of Paul Zindel's teenage years on Staten Island, when his life was enriched by finding his own personal pigman, or mentor.

    BOOK

    Call #: B ZINDEL YA

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  • Louis Pasteur

    Louis Pasteur1994

    by Lisa Yount

    BOOK

    Call #: B PASTEUR YA

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  • Smashed : story of a drunken girlhood

    Smashed : story of a drunken girlhood2006

    by Koren Zailckas

    (24,897)

    Summary: The author describes her abuse of alcohol.

    BOOK

    Call #: B ZAILCKAS YA

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  • Brown girl dreaming
    Staff Pick

    Brown girl dreaming2014

    by Jacqueline. Woodson

    (79,479)

    Summary: "Jacqueline Woodson, one of today's finest writers, tells the moving story of her childhood in mesmerizing verse. Raised in South Carolina and New York, Woodson always felt halfway home in each...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: B WOODSON YA

    Location: YA Biographies

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  • The other side of the Wall

    The other side of the Wall2015

    by Simon Schwartz

    (621)

    Summary: "Simon Schwartz was born in 1982 in the GDR (East Germany). One and a half years later, he left the country with his parents, and the family resettled in West Berlin. As political dissidents, his...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: B SCHWARTZ YA

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  • Samurai rising : the epic life of Minamoto Yoshitsune

    Samurai rising : the epic life of Minamoto Yoshitsune2016

    by Pamela S. Turner

    (1,491)

    Summary: Documents the true story of the legendary samurai who was raised in the household of the enemies who killed his father before being sent to live in a monastery where, against the odds, he learned and...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: B MINAMOTO YA

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  • How dare the sun rise : memoirs of a war child

    How dare the sun rise : memoirs of a war child2017

    by Sandra Uwiringiyimana

    (5,529)

    Summary: The author shares the story of her survival of the Gatumba massacre, despite losing her sister, and how after moving to America she found healing through art and activism.

    BOOK

    Call #: B UWIRINGIYIMANA YA

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  • The if in life : how to get off life's sidelines and become your best self

    The if in life : how to get off life's sidelines and become your best self2018

    by Rashad Jennings

    (167)

    Summary: In his debut book, former NFL running back and Dancing with the Stars champion Rashad Jennings shares his inspiring story and experiences that will encourage readers to follow their dreams. As a kid,...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: B JENNINGS YA

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  • Hidden girl : the true story of a modern-day child slave

    Hidden girl : the true story of a modern-day child slave2014

    by Shyima Hall

    (3,608)

    Summary: The author, Shyima Hall, was eight when her parents sold her into slavery. In Egypt's capitol city of Cairo, she lived with a wealthy family and served them eighteen hours a day, seven days a week....  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: B HALL YA

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  • A beautiful mind, a beautiful life : the Bubz guide to being unstoppable.

    A beautiful mind, a beautiful life : the Bubz guide to being unstoppable.2018

    by Lindy Tsang

    (723)

    Summary: From humble beginnings as an outsider, growing up one of the few Chinese students at her primary school in Ireland, to YouTube stardom and her own line of beauty products, Lindy Tsang, aka...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: B TSANG YA

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  • The fire never goes out : a memoir in pictures

    The fire never goes out : a memoir in pictures2020

    by Noelle Stevenson , illustrator

    (5,182)

    Summary: In a collection of essays and personal mini-comics that span eight years of her young adult life, author-illustrator Noelle Stevenson charts the highs and lows of being a creative human in the world....  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: B STEVENSON YA

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  • The rebellious life of Mrs. Rosa Parks

    The rebellious life of Mrs. Rosa Parks2021

    by Jeanne Theoharis

    (48)

    Summary: Rosa Parks is one of the most well-known Americans today, but much of what is known and taught about her is incomplete, distorted, and just plain wrong. Jeanne Theoharis and Brandy Colbert shatter...  more »

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    Call #: B PARKS YA

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  • Notes from a young Black chef : adapted for young adults

    Notes from a young Black chef : adapted for young adults2021

    by Kwame Onwuachi

    (109)

    Summary: Onwuachi tells how he was sent from the Bronx to rural Nigeria by his mother to "learn respect." Through food, he broke out of a dangerous downward spiral and embarked on a new beginning at the...  more »

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    Call #: B ONWUACHI YA

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