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George Washington Carver
4.02
This is one spectacular book. As my grandson gets older, I have begun to look for picture books on a slightly higher level. I read this to his 1st gra...more
May 2009
Jun 08, 2009
 
Girls Like Us: Carole King, Joni Mitchell, Carly Simon - and the Journey of a Generation
3.68
Maybe 2 1/2 stars. I have a guilty reading pleasure - biographies of the people who made the music of my youth. ut this book was long and disappointin...more
Feb 07, 2014
Feb 07, 2014
 
Yours for Justice, Ida B. Wells: The Daring Life of a Crusading Journalist
4.11
A wonderful picture book about one of my heroes, Ida B. Wells, whose story should be much more widely known than it is. Great for a primary school chi...more
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Sep 16, 2008
 
Hank Aaron: Brave in Every Way
3.87
An excellent children's biography of Hank Aaron, including his experiences inside and outside of the ball park. For first graders and up.
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Aug 09, 2008
 
Satchel Paige
4.00
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Aug 24, 2008
 
Up from Slavery
4.02
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Aug 21, 2008
 
Sybil: The Classic True Story of a Woman Possessed by Sixteen Personalities
3.98
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May 17, 2008
 
Nobody Owns the Sky: The Story of "Brave Bessie" Coleman
4.38
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May 07, 2008
 
When Harriet Met Sojourner
3.93
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Nov 2008
Oct 31, 2008
 
Wounded Prophet: A Portrait of Henri J.M. Nouwen
4.07
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Apr 18, 2008
 
Ron's Big Mission
4.24
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Dec 2009
Apr 17, 2011
 
Assata: An Autobiography
4.44
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Apr 06, 2008
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