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Helen Keller: Courage in the Dark (Step Into Reading: A Step 4 Book)

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Publisher Comments:

We can all be heroes. Thats the inspiring message of this New York Times Bestselling picture book biography series from historian and author Brad Meltzer

When Helen Keller was very young, she got a rare disease that made her deaf and blind. Suddenly, she couldn't see or hear at all, and it was hard for her to communicate with anyone. But when she was six years old, she met someone who would change her life forever: her teacher, Annie Sullivan. With Miss Sullivan's help, Helen learned how to speak sign language and read Braille. Armed with the ability to express herself, Helen grew up to be come a social activist, leading the fight for people with disabilities and so many other causes.  

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Synopsis:

When a childhood illness leaves her blind and deaf, Helen Keller's life seems hopeless indeed. But her indomitable will and the help of a devoted teacher empower Helen to triumph over incredible adversity. This amazing true story is finally brought to the beginner reader level.  

About the Author

Brad Meltzer is the New York Times Bestselling author of the Ordinary People Change the World series of picture book biographies, as well as Heroes for My Son, Heroes for My Daughter, and a number of suspense novels for adults. He is also the host of the History Channel television shows

Product Details

ISBN:
9780679877059
Covington, Neverne:
Covington, Neverne
Author:
Covington, Neverne
Author:
Eliopoulos, Christopher
Author:
Hurwitz, Johanna
Author:
Various
Author:
Meltzer, Brad
Publisher:
Random House Books for Young Readers
Subject:
Readers - Beginner
Subject:
Women
Subject:
United states
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - Historical
Subject:
Social Situations - Special Needs
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Biography / Autobiography
Subject:
Blind
Subject:
Keller, helen, 1880-1968
Subject:
Keller, Helen
Subject:
Sullivan, Annie
Subject:
Social Issues - Special Needs
Subject:
Historical
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Biography
Subject:
Animals - Dinosaurs
Subject:
biography;helen keller;history;biographies;blind;courage;blindness;deaf;easy reader;braille;deafness
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Hardback
Series:
Ordinary People Change World
Publication Date:
19971131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 2 up to 4
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
40
Dimensions:
7.5 x 7.5 in 1 lb
Age Level:
07-08

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