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Unspoken by Henry Cole
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Wordless historical fiction picture book set during the American civil war. When a farm girl finds an escaped slave hiding in the barn, she makes the compassionate decision to help, despite the reward for recapture offered by slave catchers. Black-an ...more
Unspoken by Henry Cole
""What would you do if you had the chance to help a person find freedom?"

This is the question at the heart of Unspoken and it turns out to be a very thought-provoking question in this poignant, wordless story of a young girl during the Civil War a..." Read more of this review »
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Helen Keller's Teacher by Margaret Davidson
"Someone dies, so it might be a little freaky and extremely sad for a kid, but my nine year old daughter and I read this together after she made a goal to try some non-fiction books. She loved it! It was SO interesting. I've known the story of Hele..." Read more of this review »
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“Don’t walk in front of me… I may not follow
Don’t walk behind me… I may not lead
Walk beside me… just be my friend”
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Marcus Tullius Cicero
“A room without books is like a body without a soul.”
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Mahatma Gandhi
“Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.”
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“I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.”
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Ralph Waldo Emerson
“To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.”
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