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  • Malcolm Littleby Ilyasah Shabazz; AG Ford

    Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2014; Not Available

    Malcolm X grew to be one of America?s most influential figures. But first, he was a boy named Malcolm Little. Written by his daughter, this inspiring picture book biography celebrates a vision of freedom and justice. Bolstered by the love and wisdom of his large, warm family, young Malcolm Little was a natural born leader. But when confronted with... more...

  • Malcolm Littleby Ilyasah Shabazz; AG Ford

    Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2014; US$ 17.99

    Malcolm X grew to be one of America?s most influential figures. But first, he was a boy named Malcolm Little. Written by his daughter, this inspiring picture book biography celebrates a vision of freedom and justice. Bolstered by the love and wisdom of his large, warm family, young Malcolm Little was a natural born leader. But when confronted with... more...

  • Hidden Girlby Shyima Hall; Lisa Wysocky

    Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers 2014; US$ 17.99

    An inspiring and compelling memoir from a young woman who lost her childhood to slavery?and built a new life grounded in determination and justice. Shyima Hall was born in Egypt on September 29, 1989, the seventh child of desperately poor parents. When she was eight, her parents sold her into slavery. Shyima then moved two hours away to Egypt?s capitol... more...

  • This Star Won't Go Outby Esther Earl; Lori Earl; Wayne Earl; John Green

    Penguin Group US 2014; US$ 10.99

    New York Times Bestseller! ?This moving read will have you reaching for the tissues and smiling with delight?.Stunningly alive on the page, Esther shows that sometimes the true meaning of life?helping and loving others?can be found even when bravely facing death.? ? People Magazine, 4 stars In full color and illustrated with art and photographs,... more...

  • How I Discovered Poetryby Marilyn Nelson; Hadley Hooper

    Penguin Group US 2014; US$ 10.99

    A powerful and thought-provoking Civil Rights era memoir from one of America?s most celebrated poets. Looking back on her childhood in the 1950s, Newbery Honor winner and National Book Award finalist Marilyn Nelson tells the story of her development as an artist and young woman through fifty eye-opening poems. Readers are given an intimate portrait... more...

  • Randolph Caldecott: The Man Who Could Not Stop Drawingby Leonard S. Marcus

    Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) 2013; US$ 25.99

    Randolph Caldecott is best known as the namesake of the award that honors picture book illustrations, and in this inventive biography, leading children?s literature scholar Leonard Marcus examines the man behind the medal. In an era when the steam engine fueled an industrial revolution and train travel exploded people?s experience of space and time,... more...

  • The Noisy Paint Box: The Colors and Sounds of Kandinsky's Abstract Artby Barb Rosenstock; Mary Grandpre

    Random House Children's Books 2014; US$ 17.99

    Vasya Kandinsky was a proper little boy: he studied math and history, he practiced the piano, he sat up straight and was perfectly polite. And when his family sent him to art classes, they expected him to paint pretty houses and flowers?like a proper artist.   But as Vasya opened his paint box and began mixing the reds, the yellows, the blues, he... more...

  • Who Was Nelson Mandela?by Meg Belviso; Pamela D. Pollack; Stephen Marchesi

    Penguin Group US 2013; US$ 4.99

    As a child he dreamt of changing South Africa; as a man he changed the world. Nelson Mandela spent his life battling apartheid and championing a peaceful revolution. He spent twenty-seven years in prison and emerged as the inspiring leader of the new South Africa. He became the country?s first black president and went on to live his dream of change.... more...

  • Who Is Bob Dylan?by Jim O'Connor; John O'Brien; Nancy Harrison

    Penguin Group US 2013; US$ 4.99

    A singer-songwriter, musician, and artist, Bob Dylan is an American icon. In the past five decades, Dylan's work has influenced everyone from John Lennon, Bruce Springsteen, and David Bowie to rapper Eminem. Young music lovers will be fascinated by this great artist's life! more...

  • The Making of a Writerby Joan Lowery Nixon

    Random House Children's Books 2013; US$ 5.50

    Many of Joan Lowery Nixon?s readers have written to her to ask how they, too, can become published writers someday. This memoir, including anecdotes and advice, is her answer to them. From her first publication at age ten?a poem entitled ?Springtime? in a children?s magazine?to her graduation from Hollywood High during World War II, Joan Lowery Nixon... more...