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People and Cultures


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Shades of Black: A Celebration of Our Children
Shades of Black: A Celebration of Our Children
by Sandra L. Pinkney
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Using poetic language and stunning photographs, the Pinkneys create a remarkable affirmation of the beauty and diversity of African-American children in this board book edition of their bestselling picture book. Full color.... (read more)

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Treasury of Greek Mythology: Classic Stories of Gods, Goddesses, Heroes & Monsters
Treasury of Greek Mythology: Classic Stories of Gods, Goddesses, Heroes & Monsters
by Donna Jo Napoli
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Donna Jo Napoli is both a linguist and a writer of children's fiction. She received her BA in mathematics in 1970 and her Ph.D. in Romance Languages and Literatures in 1973, both from Harvard University, then did a postdoctoral year in Linguistics at MIT.... (read more)

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Global Baby Girls (Global Fund for Children)
Global Baby Girls (Global Fund for Children)
by Global Fund For Children
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The Global Fund for Children is a nonprofit organization committed to advancing the dignity of young people around the world. The GFC pursues this mission by making grants to innovative community-based organizations and by developing books that celebrate... (read more)

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Global Babies (Global Fund for Children)
Global Babies (Global Fund for Children)
by Global Fund For Chil
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The Global Fund for Children is a nonprofit organization committed to advancing the dignity of young people around the world. The GFC pursues this mission by making grants to innovative community-based organizations and by developing books that celebrate... (read more)

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Dragonology: The Complete Book of Dragons
Dragonology: The Complete Book of Dragons
by Ernest Drake
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I originally picked up this beautiful book, published by Candlewick Press, just to look at it, thinking I might buy one at a later time. But I soon realized that I needed to have a copy in my possession immediately! Laden with attractive illustrations... (read more)

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Whoever You Are (Reading Rainbow Book)
Whoever You Are (Reading Rainbow Book)
by Mem Fox
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“Little one, / whoever you are, / wherever you are, / there are little ones / just like you / all over the world.” So begins the Australian author Mem Foxs joyful picture book Whoever You Are, a celebration of the worlds diverse cultures... (read more)

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Who Was Louis Armstrong? (Who Was...?)
Who Was Louis Armstrong? (Who Was...?)
by Mcdonough
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Born in a little cabin in Tennessee, Dolly Parton always dreamed big, and she was right to! She wrote her first song at age five and became a country music star by the time she was in her early twenties. Of course, her success didn't stop there. Dolly... (read more)

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People
People
by Peter Spier
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"A wonderful introduction to a global view that will answer and arouse curiosity in the young and act as an absorbing reminder for any age." --School Library Journal. The Christopher Award, An American Bookseller Pick of the Lists.... (read more)

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Brave Girl: Clara and the Shirtwaist Makers' Strike of 1909
Brave Girl: Clara and the Shirtwaist Makers' Strike of 1909
by Michelle Markel
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From acclaimed author Michelle Markel and Caldecott Honor artist Melissa Sweet comes this true story of Clara Lemlich, a young Ukrainian immigrant who led the largest strike of women workers in U.S. history. This picture book biography includes a... (read more)

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Global Baby Boys (Global Fund for Children Books)
Global Baby Boys (Global Fund for Children Books)
by Maya Ajmera
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Around the world, baby boys are kind, curious, smart, and fun. Baby boys can grow up to do anything!... (read more)

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Treasury of Egyptian Mythology: Classic Stories of Gods, Goddesses, Monsters & Mortals
Treasury of Egyptian Mythology: Classic Stories of Gods, Goddesses, Monsters & Mortals
by Donna Jo Napoli
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The new National Geographic Treasury of Egyptian Mythology is a stunning tableau of Egyptian myths, including those of pharaohs, queens, the boisterous Sun God Ra, and legendary creatures like the Sphinx. The lyrical storytelling of award-winning author... (read more)

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This Is London
This Is London
by Miroslav Sasek
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With the same wit and perception that distinguished his charming books on Paris, New York, and San Francisco, M Sasek presents stylish, elegant London in This is London, first published in 1959 and now updated for the 21st century.  Here this... (read more)

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If You Lived with the Sioux Indians (If Youb & Series)
If You Lived with the Sioux Indians (If Youb & Series)
by Ann Mcgovern
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If you lived with the Sioux Indians --Would you hunt for food? --What kind of home would you live in? --What would be the bravest thing you could do? This book tells you what it was like to live as a Sioux Indian in North and South Dakota during the... (read more)

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Lonely Planet Not-For-Parents London: Everything You Ever Wanted to Know (Lonely Planet Not for Parents London)
Lonely Planet Not-For-Parents London: Everything You Ever Wanted to Know (Lonely Planet Not for Parents London)
by Lonely Planet
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Introducing Lonely Planet's brand new Not for Parents series! This is not a guidebook. And it is definitely 'not-for-parents'. It is the real, inside story about one of the world's most famous cities -- London. In this book you'll hear fascinating tales... (read more)

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This Is Paris
This Is Paris
by Miroslav Sasek
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All the latest titles from M. Sasek's beloved and nostalgic children's travel series, now in one convenient ISBN. These facsimile editions of M. Sasek's beloved classic books from the 1960s are still timely and current in every way.  The brilliant... (read more)

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Drugs (Teen Rights and Freedoms)
Drugs (Teen Rights and Freedoms)
by Gale
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This timely new series examines a broad range of perceived, practical, or actual legal rights and freedoms impacting the daily lives of teens. Each volume focuses on a different right or freedom. Material is drawn from primary and secondary sources. Many... (read more)

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Double Victory: How African American Women Broke Race and Gender Barriers to Help Win World War II (Women of Action)
Double Victory: How African American Women Broke Race and Gender Barriers to Help Win World War II (Women of Action)
by Cheryl Mullenbach
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Winner of: 2014 Amelia Bloomer Top Ten List “Allow all black nurses to enlist, and the draft wont be necessary. . . . If nurses are needed so desperately, why isnt the Army using colored nurses?” “My arm gets a little sore slinging a... (read more)

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Black Indians: A Hidden Heritage
Black Indians: A Hidden Heritage
by William Loren Katz
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andlt;b andgt;The compelling account of how two heritages united in their struggle to gain freedom and equality in Americaand#8212;now updated with new content!andlt;/bandgt;andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;The first paths to freedom taken by runaway slaves... (read more)

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Don't Know Much about the 50 States (Don't Know Much About...)
Don't Know Much about the 50 States (Don't Know Much About...)
by Kenneth C Davis
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Which Texas leader cried, "Remember the Alamo"? Where in Kentucky can you find eyeless fish and blind beetles? What Minnesotan was so big that he used a pine tree to brush his beard? Every state boasts a special claim to fame -- whether for its rich... (read more)

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Greek Gods and Goddesses (Dover Coloring Book)
Greek Gods and Goddesses (Dover Coloring Book)
by Dover
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Ready-to-color illustrations, each accompanied by a page of descriptive text, depict Atlas holding up the heavens; Hermes slaying the many-eyed Argus; Aphrodite weeping over the body of Adonis; and 19 other exciting illustrations. A great way to... (read more)

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