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Latham, Irene

Summary: "In the midst of the Syrian Civil War, Alaa takes care of Aleppo's abandoned cats"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

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1 available in Juvenile Easy Collection, Call number: JE LATHAM

Clinton, Chelsea

Summary: Profiles the lives of thirteen American women who have left their mark on U.S. history, including Harriet Tubman, Helen Keller, Margaret Chase Smith, and Oprah Winfrey.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Philomel Books 2017

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1 available in Juvenile Collection, Call number: J 920.72 CLINTON

Meltzer, Brad

Summary: This volume of ordinary people change the world features Sonia Sotomayor, the first Latina Supreme Court Justice. She is proof that with opportunity comes justice.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books for Young Readers 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Easy Reader Collection, Call number: READER 347.73 MELTZER 2/3

Di Cintio, Marcello

Summary: "A look at life in contemporary Palestine through the lens of its literary culture Marcello Di Cintio first visited Palestine in 1999 and, like most outsiders, the Palestinian narrative he knew was one defined by unending struggle, a near-Sisyphean curse of stories of oppression, exile, and occupation told over and over again. In the summer of 2014, during a brief lull in the bombing from...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 956.9405 DI CINTIO 2018

De Pauw, Linda Grant.

Summary: Describes the daily lives, social roles, and contributions of women living during the revolutionary period.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin 1975

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 301.41 DE PA

Bolden, Tonya.

Summary: Based on an actual memoir written by Maritcha Remond Lyons, who was born and raised in New York City, this poignant story tells what it was like to be a black child born free during the days of slavery. Everyday experiences are interspersed with hight-point moments, such as visiting the U.S.'s first world's fair. Also included are the Draft Riots of 1863, when Maritcha and her siblings fled to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harry N. Abrams 2004

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1 available in Juvenile Collection, Call number: J 974.7 BOLDEN

Freedman, Russell.

Summary: Life was hard for children during the Great Depression: kids had to do without new clothes, shoes, or toys, and many couldn't attend school because they had to work. Even so, life still had its bright spots. Take a closer look at the lives of young Americans during this era.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Clarion Books 2005

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y 305.23 FREEDMAN

Sidman, Joyce

Summary: "Newbery-Honor winning author Joyce Sidman explores the extraordinary life and scientific discoveries of Maria Merian, who discovered the truth about metamorphosis and documented the science behind the mystery in this visual biography that features many original paintings by Maria herself."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Collection, Call number: J 595.7092 SIDMAN

Heinrichs, Ann.

Summary: Describes the geography, history, economy, culture, and people of the state of Nebraska.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Juvenile Collection, Call number: J 978.2 HEINRICHS

Kent, Zachary.

Summary: Describes the history, geography, ecology, people, economy, cities, and sights of the state of Connecticut, and includes ideas for classroom assignments.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Juvenile Collection, Call number: J 974.6 KENT

Lassieur, Allison.

Summary: Describes the geography, history, economy, culture, and people of the state of Louisiana.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press, A Division of Scholastic Inc. 2014

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1 available in Juvenile Collection, Call number: J 976.3 LASSIEUR

Orr, Tamra

Summary: Describes the geography, history, economy, culture, and people of the state of Alaska.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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Sis, Peter

Summary: I was born at the beginning of it all, on the Red side - the Communist side - of the Iron Curtain. Through annotated illustrations, journals, maps, and dreamscapes, Peter Sis shows what life was like for a child who loved to draw, proudly wore the red scarf of a Young Pioneer, stood guard at the giant statue of Stalin, and believed whatever he was told to believe. But adolescence brought...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2007

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y GRAPHIC SIS

Kent, Deborah.

Summary: Describes the geography, history, economy, culture, and people of the state of Hawai'i.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Juvenile Collection, Call number: J 996.9 KENT

Somervill, Barbara A.

Summary: Describes the history, geography, ecology, people, economy, cities, and sights of the state of Texas, and includes ideas for classroom assignments.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press 2014

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1 available in Juvenile Collection, Call number: J 976.4 SOMERVILL

Blashfield, Jean F.

Summary: Describes the history, geography, ecology, people, economy, cities, and sights of the state of Wisconsin, and includes ideas for classroom assignments.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press 2014

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1 available in Juvenile Collection, Call number: J 977.5 BLASHFIELD

Heinrichs, Ann

Summary: Describes the geography, history, economy, culture, and people of the state of Nevada, and includes ideas for classroom assignments.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Juvenile Collection, Call number: J 979.3 HEINRICHS

Orr, Tamra

Summary: Describes the history, geography, ecology, people, economy, cities, and sights of the state of Florida, and includes ideas for classroom assignments.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press 2014

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Prentzas, G. S.

Summary: Describes the history, geography, ecology, people, economy, cities, and sights of the state of Georgia, and includes ideas for classroom assignments.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press 2014

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1 available in Juvenile Collection, Call number: J 975.8 PRENTZAS

Burgan, Michael

Summary: Describes the history, geography, ecology, people, economy, cities, and sights of the state of Illinois, and includes ideas for classroom assignments.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Juvenile Collection, Call number: J 977.3 BURGAN

Kent, Deborah

Summary: Describes the geography, history, economy, culture, and people of the state of Virginia.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press 2014

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1 available in Juvenile Collection, Call number: J 975.5 KENT

Kent, Deborah.

Summary: Describes the geography, history, economy, culture, and people of the state of New Jersey.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Juvenile Collection, Call number: J 974.9 KENT

Orr, Tamra.

Summary: Describes the history, geography, ecology, people, economy, cities, and sights of the state of Oklahoma, and includes ideas for classroom assignments.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Juvenile Collection, Call number: J 976.6 ORR

Santella, Andrew

Summary: Describes the history, geography, ecology, people, economy, cities, and sights of the state of Kentucky, and includes ideas for classroom assignments.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Juvenile Collection, Call number: J 976.9 SANTELLA

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