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  • Harriet Tubman

    Harriet Tubman2013

    by Wil Mara

    Series: Rookie Biographies

    (41)

    Summary: This book introduces the youngest readers to Harriet Tubman.

    BOOK

    Call #: J B TUBMAN

    Location: Junior Biographies

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Who was Gandhi?

    Who was Gandhi?2014

    by Dana Meachen Rau

    Series: Who Was-- ?

    (734)

    Summary: An introduction to the life and accomplishments of the champion of an independent India and global icon of peace and freedom.

    BOOK

    Call #: J B WHO

    Location: Junior Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Who was Jackie Robinson?

    Who was Jackie Robinson?2011

    by Gail Herman

    Series: Who Was-- ?

    (1,149)

    Summary: An introduction to the life and career of baseball's Jackie Robinson.

    BOOK

    Call #: J B WHO

    Location: Junior Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Who was Ernest Shackleton?

    Who was Ernest Shackleton?2013

    by James Buckley

    Series: Who Was-- ?

    (289)

    Summary: As a boy he preferred reading sea stories to doing homework and, at age 16, became an apprentice seaman. Subsequently, Ernest Shackleton's incredible journeys to the South Pole in the early 1900s...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J B WHO

    Location: Junior Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Who was Abigail Adams?

    Who was Abigail Adams?2014

    by True Kelley

    Series: Who Was-- ?

    (685)

    Summary: "Abigail Adams was a strong woman far ahead of her time. She urged her husband, President John Adams, to 'remember the ladies' and despite having no formal education herself, she later advocated for...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J B WHO

    Location: Junior Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Who is George Lucas?

    Who is George Lucas?2014

    by Pam Pollack

    Series: Who Was-- ?

    (679)

    Summary: As a child his passions were comics and cars, but George Lucas grew up to be one of the most successful filmmakers of all time. He is a producer, screenwriter, director and entrepreneur whose...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J B WHO

    Location: Junior Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Who was Theodore Roosevelt?

    Who was Theodore Roosevelt?2014

    by Michael Burgan

    Series: Who Was-- ?

    (378)

    BOOK

    Call #: J B WHO

    Location: Junior Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Who was Harriet Tubman?

    Who was Harriet Tubman?2002

    by Yona Zeldis McDonough

    Series: Who Was-- ?

    (1,788)

    Summary: A biography of the ninteenth-century woman who escaped slavery and helped many other slaves get to freedom on the Underground Railroad.

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    Call #: J B WHO

    Location: Junior Biographies

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Let's ride, Paul Revere!

    Let's ride, Paul Revere!2004

    by Peter Roop

    (8)

    Summary: Discusses the events in Paul Reveres's life up until he made his famous midnight ride.

    BOOK

    Call #: J B REVERE

    Location: Junior Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Who was Louis Braille?

    Who was Louis Braille?2014

    by Margaret Frith

    Series: Who Was-- ?

    (433)

    BOOK

    Call #: J B WHO

    Location: Junior Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Who was Abraham Lincoln?

    Who was Abraham Lincoln?2008

    by Janet B Pascal

    Series: Who Was-- ?

    (2,163)

    Summary: As the 16th President of the United States, Abraham Lincoln guided the nation through the Civil War and saw the abolition of slavery. But Lincoln was tragically the first President to be assassinated.

    BOOK

    Call #: J B WHO

    Location: Junior Biographies

    copies in: 2 of 2 details

  • Who was Sacagawea?

    Who was Sacagawea?2002

    by Dennis B Fradin

    Series: Who Was-- ?

    (1,262)

    Summary: A brief biography of Sacagawea, the Shoshoni woman who accompanied explorers Lewis and Clark on their expedition in the early 1800s.

    BOOK

    Call #: J B WHO

    Location: Junior Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Who was Alfred Hitchcock?

    Who was Alfred Hitchcock?2014

    by Pam Pollack

    Series: Who Was-- ?

    (297)

    Summary: Profiles the life and accomplishments of the British filmmaker known for his distinctive style of directing and his films that featured suspenseful and surprising plots.

    BOOK

    Call #: J B WHO

    Location: Junior Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Who is Maria Tallchief?

    Who is Maria Tallchief?2002

    by Catherine Gourley

    (367)

    Summary: A biography of the Osage Indian ballerina whose love of dance took her from a life on a reservation to a career on the stage.

    BOOK

    Call #: J B WHO

    Location: Junior Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Who is Hillary Clinton?

    Who is Hillary Clinton?2016

    by Heather Alexander

    Series: Who Was-- ?

    (354)

    Summary: Introduces the former first lady, senator and secretary of state while describing how she became a role model for women as a lawyer, a staunch supporter of important political and social causes, and...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J B WHO

    Location: Junior Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Who was Frank Lloyd Wright?

    Who was Frank Lloyd Wright?2015

    by Ellen Labrecque

    Series: Who Was-- ?

    (194)

    Summary: Born in Wisconsin in 1867, Frank Lloyd Wright became obsessed with a set of building blocks his mother had given to him on his ninth birthday. He grew up to become the father of organic architecture...  more »

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    Call #: J B WHO

    Location: Junior Biographies

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Who was Maya Angelou?

    Who was Maya Angelou?2016

    by Ellen Labrecque

    Series: Who Was-- ?

    (321)

    Summary: Born in Missouri in 1928, Maya Angelou had a difficult childhood. Jim Crow laws segregated blacks and whites in the South. Her family life was unstable at times. But much like her poem, "Still I...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J B WHO

    Location: Junior Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Who was Roberto Clemente?

    Who was Roberto Clemente?2014

    by James Buckley Jr

    Series: Who Was-- ?

    (290)

    Summary: Traces the life and accomplishments of the professional baseball player, from his heroics on the field to his humanitarian efforts and his untimely death.

    BOOK

    Call #: J B WHO

    Location: Junior Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Who was Roald Dahl?

    Who was Roald Dahl?2012

    by True Kelley

    Series: Who Was-- ?

    (1,100)

    Summary: Roald Dahl is one of the most famous children's book authors ever. Now in this Who Was--? biography, children will learn of his real-life adventures. A flying ace for the British Air Force, he was...  more »

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    Call #: J B WHO

    Location: Junior Biographies

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Who is Muhammad Ali?

    Who is Muhammad Ali?2014

    by James Buckley Jr

    Series: Who Was-- ?

    (522)

    Summary: Presents the life of the legendary boxer who began his career as Cassius Clay, discussing his prowess in the ring, his refusal to fight in the Vietnam War, and his life after boxing.

    BOOK

    Call #: J B WHO

    Location: Junior Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • A spy called James : the true story of James Lafayette, Revolutionary War double agent

    A spy called James : the true story of James Lafayette, Revolutionary War double agent2016

    by Anne F. Rockwell

    (300)

    Summary: "Told for the first time in picture book form is the true story of James Lafayette, a slave who spied for George Washington's army during the American Revolution. But while America celebrated its...  more »

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    Call #: J B LAFAYETTE

    Location: Junior Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Who was Jacqueline Kennedy?

    Who was Jacqueline Kennedy?2016

    by Bonnie Bader

    Series: Who Was-- ?

    (294)

    Summary: Discover the woman behind the sunglasses. Private and bookish, Jackie Kennedy found herself thrust into the world spotlight as the young and glamorous wife of the President John F. Kennedy. As First...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J B WHO

    Location: Junior Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • What Milly did : the remarkable pioneer of plastics recycling

    What Milly did : the remarkable pioneer of plastics recycling2016

    by Elise Moser

    (34)

    Summary: "Milly Zantow wanted to solve the problem of her town's full landfill and ended up creating a global recycling standard | the system of numbers you see inside the little triangle on plastics. This is...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J B ZANTOW

    Location: Junior Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • George Washington : a picture book biography

    George Washington : a picture book biography1992

    by James Giblin

    Series: Blue Ribbon Books

    (69)

    Summary: Examines the family life and career of the first American president, also discussing myths and legends, monuments to Washington, and Mount Vernon.

    BOOK

    Call #: J B WASHINGTON

    Location: Junior Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • I got this : to gold and beyond

    I got this : to gold and beyond2017

    by Laurie Hernandez

    (1,470)

    Summary: Gold medal-winning Olympic gymnast and Dancing with the Stars favorite Laurie Hernandez shares her story in her own words in this debut book for fans of all ages. At sixteen years old, Laurie...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J B HERNANDEZ

    Location: Junior Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Knots in my yo-yo string : the autobiography of a kid

    Knots in my yo-yo string : the autobiography of a kid1999

    by Jerry Spinelli

    (2,034)

    Summary: This Italian-American Newbery Medalist presents a humorous account of his childhood and youth in Norristown, Pennsylvania.

    BOOK

    Call #: J B SPINELLI

    Location: Junior Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Malala's magic pencil

    Malala's magic pencil2017

    by Malala Yousafzai

    (4,071)

    Summary: As a child in Pakistan, Malala made a wish for a magic pencil. She would use it to make everyone happy, to erase the smell of garbage from her city, to sleep an extra hour in the morning. But as she...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J B YOUSAFZAI

    Location: Junior Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Unsinkable : from Russian orphan to Paralympic swimming world champion

    Unsinkable : from Russian orphan to Paralympic swimming world champion2018

    by Jessica Tatiana Long

    (134)

    Summary: The champion Paralympic swimmer, born in Russia with a condition that would result in the amputation of both legs below her knee, presents a photographic memoir of the life-changing moments that helped shape who she is today.

    BOOK

    Call #: J B LONG

    Location: Junior Biographies

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Who was Winston Churchill?

    Who was Winston Churchill?2015

    by Ellen Labrecque

    Series: Who Was-- ?

    (378)

    Summary: Provides an introduction to the life of Winston Churchill, British Prime Minister during World War II.

    BOOK

    Call #: J B WHO

    Location: Junior Biographies

    copies in: 2 of 2 details

  • The girl who buried her dreams in a can

    The girl who buried her dreams in a can2015

    by Tererai Trent

    (153)

    Summary: "The true story of a little girl who made an impossible dream achievable" -- Provided by publisher.

    BOOK

    Call #: J B TRENT

    Location: Junior Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Who was Louis Armstrong?

    Who was Louis Armstrong?2004

    by Yona Zeldis McDonough

    Series: Who Was-- ?

    (502)

    Summary: Biography of a poor boy from New Orleans who became a jazz musician who is beloved around the world.

    BOOK

    Call #: J B WHO

    Location: Junior Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Who is Wayne Gretzky?

    Who is Wayne Gretzky?2015

    by Gail Herman

    Series: Who Was-- ?

    (335)

    Summary: Profiles the life and accomplishments of the Canadian hockey player, from his youth in Brantford, Ontario to his Stanley Cup championships. Known for his love for family and as a truly decent human...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J B WHO

    Location: Junior Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Who was Jules Verne?

    Who was Jules Verne?2016

    by James Buckley Jr

    Series: Who Was-- ?

    (192)

    Summary: Meet the father of science fiction, Jule Verne. Born in France in 1828, Jules Verne always dreamed of adventure. At age 11, he snuck onboard a ship headed for the Indies only to be discovered by his...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J B WHO

    Location: Junior Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Who was Alexander the Great?

    Who was Alexander the Great?2016

    by Kathryn Waterfield

    Series: Who Was-- ?

    (377)

    Summary: When Alexander was a boy in ancient Macedon, he already had grand ambitions. He complained that his father, the great king of Macedon, wasn't leaving anything for him to conquer! This, of course, was...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J B WHO

    Location: Junior Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • This kid can fly : it's about ability (not disability)

    This kid can fly : it's about ability (not disability)2016

    by Aaron Philip

    (137)

    Summary: "Aaron Philip's memoir chronicles his extraordinary journey from happy baby in Antigua to confident teen artist in New York City. His honest, often funny stories of triumph-- despite physical...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J B PHILIP

    Location: Junior Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The keeper : the unguarded story of Tim Howard

    The keeper : the unguarded story of Tim Howard2014

    by Tim Howard

    (287)

    Summary: "In this heartwarming and candid memoir, US national soccer team goalkeeper Tim Howard does something he would never do on a soccer field: he drops his guard. Howard opens up for the first time about...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J B HOWARD

    Location: Junior Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Anything but ordinary Addie : the true story of Adelaide Herrmann, queen of magic

    Anything but ordinary Addie : the true story of Adelaide Herrmann, queen of magic2016

    by Mara Rockliff

    (687)

    Summary: Traces the story of dancer-turned-magician's assistant Adelaide Herrmann, placing her achievements against a backdrop of period conventions about women in the arts and her determination to continue her work after the death of her husband.

    BOOK

    Call #: J B HERRMANN

    Location: Junior Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Hillary Rodham Clinton : some girls are born to lead

    Hillary Rodham Clinton : some girls are born to lead2016

    by Michelle Markel

    (403)

    BOOK

    Call #: J B CLINTON

    Location: Junior Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Minty : a story of young Harriet Tubman

    Minty : a story of young Harriet Tubman1996

    by Alan Schroeder

    (593)

    Summary: Young Harriet Tubman, whose childhood name was Minty, dreams of escaping slavery on the Brodas plantation in the late 1820s.

    BOOK

    Call #: J B TUBMAN

    Location: Junior Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Babe Ruth, one of baseball's greatest

    Babe Ruth, one of baseball's greatest1986

    by Guernsey Van Riper

    (145)

    Summary: A biography of the well-loved baseball personality who set many records and made home runs a common part of the game.

    BOOK

    Call #: J B RUTH

    Location: Junior Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details