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Children's Nonfiction
Women in History


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I Am Amelia Earhart (Ordinary People Change World)
I Am Amelia Earhart (Ordinary People Change World)
by Brad Meltzer
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"We can all be heroes" is the message entertainingly told in this picture-book biography series from #1 New York Times Bestselling author Brad Meltzer. “Kids always search for heroes, so we might as well have a say in it,” Brad Meltzer... (read more)

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Girls Think of Everything: Stories of Ingenious Inventions by Women
Girls Think of Everything: Stories of Ingenious Inventions by Women
by Catherine Thimmesh
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An inspired ode to women inventors, this book documents the inventive collages of Catherine Thimmesh that use mirrors and found objects to create fantastic images. Illustrations.... (read more)

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Lives of Extraordinary Women: Rulers, Rebels (and What the Neighbors Thought) (Lives of . . .)
Lives of Extraordinary Women: Rulers, Rebels (and What the Neighbors Thought) (Lives of . . .)
by Kathleen Krull
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The 1840s ushered in the beginning of the largest migration in US history. People in crowded Eastern cities and Missouri River towns were feeling the pull of the Western frontier. It was the dawn of a new era of expansion, and over the next few decades,... (read more)

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Sky High: The True Story of Maggie Gee
Sky High: The True Story of Maggie Gee
by Marissa Moss
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The Wright Sister: Katharine Wright and Her Famous Brothers
The Wright Sister: Katharine Wright and Her Famous Brothers
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A World of Her Own: 24 Amazing Women Explorers and Adventurers (Women of Action)
A World of Her Own: 24 Amazing Women Explorers and Adventurers (Women of Action)
by Michael Elsohn Ross
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Portraits of brave women from the late 1800s through today—role models who are passionate about important issues   A source of inspiration for young women with strong social convictions, She Takes a Stand highlights 16 extraordinary... (read more)

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Code Name Pauline: Memoirs of a World War II Special Agent (Women of Action)
Code Name Pauline: Memoirs of a World War II Special Agent (Women of Action)
by Pearl Witherington Cornioley
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A commemoration of brave yet largely forgotten women who served in the First World War In time for the 2014 centennial of the start of the Great War, this book brings to life the brave and often surprising exploits of 16 fascinating women from... (read more)

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Bad Girls: Sirens, Jezebels, Murderesses, Thieves, & Other Female Villains
Bad Girls: Sirens, Jezebels, Murderesses, Thieves, & Other Female Villains
by Jane Yolen
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Jane Yolen is the award-winning author of nearly three hundred children's books, including SEA QUEENS; LAST LAUGHS; SNOW, SNOW: WINTER POEMS (Boyds Mills), and THE ROGUES (Philomel). She has been called the Hans Christian Andersen of the Americas. Jane... (read more)

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Amelia Lost (11 Edition)
Amelia Lost (11 Edition)
by Fleming Candac
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In the early 1940s, young women enlisted for peacetime duty as U.S. Army nurses. But when the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor in 1941 blasted the United States into World War II, 101 American Army and Navy nurses serving in the Philippines were suddenly... (read more)

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Maya Angelou (Overcoming Adversity)
Maya Angelou (Overcoming Adversity)
by Pamela Loos
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A biography of the young star of the movie "E.T". who survived her troubled early years and has gone on to become a successful actress and movie producer.... (read more)

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Girls Think of Everything: Stories of Ingenious Inventions by Women
Girls Think of Everything: Stories of Ingenious Inventions by Women
by Catherine Thimmesh
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Women Astronomers: Reaching for the Stars
Women Astronomers: Reaching for the Stars
by Mabel Armstrong
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