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  • Stephen Hawking : a biography

    Stephen Hawking : a biography2005

    by Kristine Larsen

    Series: Greenwood Biographies

    (238)

    BOOK

    Call #: B HAWKING YA

    Location: YA Biographies

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • The notorious Benedict Arnold : a true story of adventure, heroism, & treachery

    The notorious Benedict Arnold : a true story of adventure, heroism, & treachery2010

    by Steve Sheinkin

    (4,562)

    Summary: An introduction to the life of Benedict Arnold that highlights not only the traitorous actions that made him legendary, but also his heroic involvement in the American Revolution.

    BOOK

    Call #: B ARNOLD YA

    Location: YA Biographies

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • This star won't go out : the life and words of Esther Grace Earl

    This star won't go out : the life and words of Esther Grace Earl2014

    by Esther Earl

    (15,856)

    Summary: "A memoir told through the journals, letters, and stories of young cancer patient Esther Earl."-- Provided by publisher.

    BOOK

    Call #: B EARL YA

    Location: YA Biographies

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Hey, kiddo

    Hey, kiddo2018

    by Jarrett Krosoczka , artist

    (30,118)

    Summary: In kindergarten, Jarrett Krosoczka's teacher asks him to draw his family, with a mommy and a daddy. But Jarrett's family is much more complicated than that. His mom is an addict, in and out of rehab,...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: B KROSOCZKA YA

    Location: YA Biographies

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  • A game for swallows : to die, to leave, to return

    A game for swallows : to die, to leave, to return2012

    by Zeina Abirached

    Series: Graphic Universe

    (3,767)

    Summary: When Zeina was born, the civil war in Lebanon had been going on for six years, so it's just a normal part of life for her and her parents and little brother. The city of Beirut is cut in two by...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: B ABIRACHED YA

    Location: YA Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Muhammad Ali : a biography

    Muhammad Ali : a biography2005

    by Anthony O Edmonds

    (10)

    BOOK

    Call #: B ALI YA

    Location: YA Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Susan B. Anthony

    Susan B. Anthony2002

    BOOK

    Call #: B ANTHONY YA

    Location: YA Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Justin Bieber : just getting started

    Justin Bieber : just getting started2012

    by Justin Bieber

    (2,792)

    Summary: Starting from the first night of his debut world tour, Justin Bieber invites you to follow him on his roller coaster ride to superstardom.

    BOOK

    Call #: B BIEBER YA

    Location: YA Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The plot to kill Hitler : Dietrich Bonhoeffer : pastor, spy, unlikely hero

    The plot to kill Hitler : Dietrich Bonhoeffer : pastor, spy, unlikely hero2016

    by Patricia McCormick

    (2,123)

    Summary: It was April 5, 1943, and the Gestapo would arrive any minute. Dietrich Bonhoeffer had been expecting this day for a long time. He had put his papers in order -- and left a few notes specifically for...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: B BONHOEFFER YA

    Location: YA Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Survivors club : the true story of a very young prisoner of Auschwitz

    Survivors club : the true story of a very young prisoner of Auschwitz2017

    by Michael Bornstein

    (2,298)

    Summary: The incredible true story of Michael Bornstein -- who at age 4 was one of the youngest children to be liberated from Auschwitz -- and of his family.

    BOOK

    Call #: B BORNSTEIN YA

    Location: YA Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Laughing at my nightmare

    Laughing at my nightmare2016

    by Shane Burcaw

    (4,314)

    Summary: With acerbic wit and a hilarious voice, Shane Burcaw describes the challenges he faces as a twenty-one-year-old with spinal muscular atrophy. From awkward handshakes to having a girlfriend and...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: B BURCAW YA

    Location: YA Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Cleopatra

    Cleopatra2001

    (9)

    BOOK

    Call #: B CLEOPATRA YA

    Location: YA Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Marie Curie : a life of discovery

    Marie Curie : a life of discovery2019

    by Alice Milani

    (335)

    Summary: In her intensely researched, inventively drawn exploration of Marie Curie's life, artist Alice Milani follows the celebrated Polish scientist from Curie's time as a struggling governess to her years...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: B CURIE YA

    Location: YA Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The Dalai Lama : a biography

    The Dalai Lama : a biography2003

    by Patricia Cronin Marcello

    (50)

    BOOK

    Call #: B DALAI LAMA YA

    Location: YA Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Ellen DeGeneres : a biography

    Ellen DeGeneres : a biography2008

    by Lisa Iannucci

    (34)

    BOOK

    Call #: B DEGENERES YA

    Location: YA Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Behind enemy lines : a young pilot's story

    Behind enemy lines : a young pilot's story2007

    by H. R. DeMallie

    Series: Sterling Point Books

    (93)

    Summary: Howard DeMallie, a young American pilot, and his crew are forced to bail out of their B-17 airplane over Holland. He is helped by the Dutch underground and imprisoned in a German prisoner of war camp.

    BOOK

    Call #: B DEMALLIE YA

    Location: YA Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Diana, Princess of Wales : a biography

    Diana, Princess of Wales : a biography2008

    by Marty Gitlin

    (32)

    BOOK

    Call #: B DIANA YA

    Location: YA Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Thomas Edison

    Thomas Edison2001

    BOOK

    Call #: B EDISON YA

    Location: YA Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Albert Einstein : a biography

    Albert Einstein : a biography2005

    by Alice Calaprice

    (95)

    BOOK

    Call #: B EINSTEIN YA

    Location: YA Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The diary of a young girl : the definitive edition

    The diary of a young girl : the definitive edition1996

    by Anne Frank

    (3,352,284)

    BOOK

    Call #: B FRANK YA

    Location: YA Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Anne Frank : the diary of a young girl

    Anne Frank : the diary of a young girl1993

    by Anne Frank

    (3,354,480)

    Summary: Discovered in the attic in which she spent the last years of her life, Anne Frank's remarkable diary has since become a world classic -- a powerful reminder of the horrors of war and an eloquent...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: B FRANK YA

    Location: YA Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Anne Frank's diary : the graphic adaptation
    Staff Pick

    Anne Frank's diary : the graphic adaptation2018

    by David Polonsky artist

    Summary: The only graphic biography of Anne Frank's diary that has been authorized by the Anne Frank Foundation and that uses text from the diary -- it will introduce a new generation of young readers to this...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: B FRANK YA

    Location: YA Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Messy roots : a graphic memoir of a Wuhanese American

    Messy roots : a graphic memoir of a Wuhanese American2022

    by Laura Gao , artist

    (2,157)

    Summary: After spending her early years in Wuhan, China, riding water buffaloes and devouring stinky tofu, Laura immigrates to Texas, where her hometown is as foreign as Mars -- at least until 2020, when...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: B GAO YA

    Location: YA Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Jane Goodall : a biography

    Jane Goodall : a biography2005

    by Meg Greene

    (75)

    BOOK

    Call #: B GOODALL YA

    Location: YA Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Stick figure : a diary of my former self

    Stick figure : a diary of my former self2009

    by Lori Gottlieb

    (5,027)

    BOOK

    Call #: B GOTTLIEB YA

    Location: YA Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The boxer : the true story of Holocaust survivor Harry Haft

    The boxer : the true story of Holocaust survivor Harry Haft2014

    by Reinhard Kleist

    (954)

    Summary: Poland, 1941. Sixteen-year-old Harry Haft is sent to Auschwitz. When he is forced to fight against other inmates for the amusement of the SS officers, Haft shows extraordinary strength and courage,...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: B HAFT YA

    Location: YA Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • 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

    (3,880)

    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

    Location: YA Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Soul surfer : a true story of faith, family, and fighting to get back on the board

    Soul surfer : a true story of faith, family, and fighting to get back on the board2004

    by Bethany Hamilton

    (12,709)

    Summary: Bethany Hamilton, a teenage surfer lost her arm in a shark attack off the coast of Kauai, Hawaii. Not even the loss of her arm keeps her from returning to surfing, the sport she loves.

    BOOK

    Call #: B HAMILTON YA

    Location: YA Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • On these courts : a miracle season that changed a city, a once-future star, and a team forever

    On these courts : a miracle season that changed a city, a once-future star, and a team forever2013

    by Wayne B Drash

    (95)

    Summary: Documents the story of "Penny" Hardaway, tracing the injuries that halted his progress as a star athlete and his decision to coach the Lester Middle School basketball team in Memphis, where he helped...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: B HARDAWAY YA

    Location: YA Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Audrey Hepburn : a biography

    Audrey Hepburn : a biography2009

    by Marty Gitlin

    Series: Greenwood Biographies

    (9)

    BOOK

    Call #: B HEPBURN YA

    Location: YA Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Basketball junkie : a memoir

    Basketball junkie : a memoir2011

    by Chris Herren

    (1,371)

    Summary: Former NBA basketball player Chris Herren chronicles the rise and fall of his basketball career, his struggle with drugs, his marriage to his high-school sweetheart, and life with his children.

    BOOK

    Call #: B HERREN YA

    Location: YA Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Billie Holiday : a biography

    Billie Holiday : a biography2007

    by Meg Greene

    (11)

    BOOK

    Call #: B HOLIDAY YA

    Location: YA Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Farewell to Manzanar : a true story of Japanese American experience during and after the World War II internment

    Farewell to Manzanar : a true story of Japanese American experience during and after the World War II internment1995

    by Jeanne Wakatsuki Houston

    (15,444)

    Summary: Jeanne Wakatsuki Houston relates her experiences of living at the Manzanar internment camp during World War II and how it has influenced her life.

    BOOK

    Call #: B HOUSTON YA

    Location: YA Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Saddam Hussein : a biography

    Saddam Hussein : a biography2006

    by Shiva Balaghi

    Series: Greenwood Biographies

    (21)

    BOOK

    Call #: B HUSSEIN YA

    Location: YA Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • LeBron James : a biography

    LeBron James : a biography2008

    by Lew Freedman

    (59)

    BOOK

    Call #: B JAMES YA

    Location: YA Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • LeBron's dream team : how five friends made history

    LeBron's dream team : how five friends made history2010

    by LeBron James

    (742)

    Summary: From the Publisher: From the ultimate team basketball superstar LeBron James and Buzz Bissinger, Pulitzer Prize winning author of Friday Night Lights and Three Nights in August a poignant, thrilling...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: B JAMES YA

    Location: YA Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • 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

    (189)

    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

    Location: YA Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Janis Joplin : rise up singing

    Janis Joplin : rise up singing2010

    by Ann Angel

    (487)

    Summary: This book examines the life and musical career of Janis Joplin.

    BOOK

    Call #: B JOPLIN YA

    Location: YA Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Michael Jordan : a biography

    Michael Jordan : a biography2007

    by David L Porter

    (55)

    BOOK

    Call #: B JORDAN YA

    Location: YA Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Frida Kahlo : a biography

    Frida Kahlo : a biography2009

    by Claudia Schaefer

    Series: Greenwood Biographies

    (25)

    BOOK

    Call #: B KAHLO YA

    Location: YA Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details