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Children's Young Adult-Biography


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Mas Alla De MI Reaching Out Spanish Edition (09 Edition)
Mas Alla De MI Reaching Out Spanish Edition (09 Edition)
by Francisco Jimenez
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From the perspective of the young adult he once was, Francisco Jimenez describes the challenges he faces when continuing his education. During his college years, the very family solidarity that allows Francisco to survive as a child is tested.... (read more)

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Viva Frida
Viva Frida
by Yuyi Morales
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Frida Kahlo, one of the world's most famous and unusual artists is revered around the world. Her life was filled with laughter, love, and tragedy, all of which influenced what she painted on her canvases.   Distinguished author/illustrator Yuyi... (read more)

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Los Ultimos Dias de Jesus (The Last Days Of Jesus)
Los Ultimos Dias de Jesus (The Last Days Of Jesus)
by Bill Oreilly
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Hace dos mil años, Jesús caminó por Galilea; allá donde viajaba, más y más personas se convertían en sus seguidores. Sus contemporáneos son figuras hist&oacute... (read more)

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Frida
Frida
by Jonah Winter
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This long-awaited companion to Jonah Winter's acclaimed DIEGO feature the paintings of young Spanish artist, Ana Juan.  This stunning picture book is the perfect gift for art enthusiasts of all ages. Cuando su madre la deja a cargo de sus cinco... (read more)

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Quien Fue Walt Disney? (Quien Fue...?)
Quien Fue Walt Disney? (Quien Fue...?)
by Whitney Stewart
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Walt Disney siempre le encantaba entretener a la gente. A menudo se metía en problemas.. Una vez pintó cuadros con alquitrán en el lado de la casa blanca de su familia. Su familia era pobre,  y el tiempo má... (read more)

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Estrellas Peregrinas: Cuentos de Magia y Poder
Estrellas Peregrinas: Cuentos de Magia y Poder
by Victor Villasenor
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Villaseenor's acclaimed collection for young adults is finally available in Spanish. "The stories... are spellbinding and diverse. Walking Stars is an exquisite example of quality literature that helps explain diverse cultures and beliefs while unifying... (read more)

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Quien Fue Helen Keller? = Who Was Helen Keller? (Quien Fue...?)
Quien Fue Helen Keller? = Who Was Helen Keller? (Quien Fue...?)
by Gare Thompson
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A los dos años, Helen Keller quedó sorda y ciega. Ella vivía en un mundo de silencio y la oscuridad. Pero con la ayuda de la maestra Annie Sullivan, Helen aprendió a leer, escribir y hacer muchas cosas... (read more)

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Un Campesino En El Vaticano: Juan XXIII (Biografia Joven)
Un Campesino En El Vaticano: Juan XXIII (Biografia Joven)
by Fernando Sanchez Costa
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Chronicling the life of Angelo Roncalli, the son of sharecroppers, from childhood to papacy, this biography introduces adolescent readers to the man who would go on to be known as “Good Pope John.” As Pope John XXIII, Roncalli worked... (read more)

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Federico Garcia Lorca
Federico Garcia Lorca
by Georgina Lazaro
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Both a rhyming picture book and an accessible, illustrated biography, this dynamic tale recreates the early experiences of world-famous Spanish poet Federico Garca Lorca. Every child can relate to, and be inspired by, his story. Colorful and amusing... (read more)

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Quien Fue Albert Einstein? (Who Was Albert Einstein?) (Quien Fue? / Who Was?)
Quien Fue Albert Einstein? (Who Was Albert Einstein?) (Quien Fue? / Who Was?)
by Jess Brallier
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Everyone has heard of Albert Einstein but what exactly did he do? How much do kids really know about Albert Einstein besides the funny hair and genius label? For instance, do they know that he was expelled from school as a kid? Finally, here's the story... (read more)

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Quien Fue Steve Jobs? = Who Was Steve Jobs? (Quien Fue...?)
Quien Fue Steve Jobs? = Who Was Steve Jobs? (Quien Fue...?)
by Pam Pollack
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Steve Jobs, adoptado en la infancia por una familia en San Francisco, tuvo una vida llena de experiencia en solo cincuenta y seis cortos años. En este ¿Quién fue ... ? biografía , los niños aprender... (read more)

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George Eastman y la Camara / George Eastman y La Camara (Inventores y Sus Descubrimientos (Inventors and Their Discov)
George Eastman y la Camara / George Eastman y La Camara (Inventores y Sus Descubrimientos (Inventors and Their Discov)
by Monica L. Rausch
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Supporting both the social studies and science curricula, this series introduces young readers to important inventors and their inventions. Students will learn about the lives of the inventors and the developments of the featured invention, including its... (read more)

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Leonardo Da Vinci
Leonardo Da Vinci
by Susanne Rebscher
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A step by step guide to the life and works of Leonardo da Vinci includes his contributions to painting, sculpture, architecture, engineering, anatomy, science, theater, and music, all complemented by illustrations of the works mentioned. PP.... (read more)

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Thomas Jefferson (Grandes Personajes)
Thomas Jefferson (Grandes Personajes)
by Monica Rausch
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These biographies introduce young readers to important figures in American history. Ideal for reports and correlated to the social studies curriculum, the series presents a straightforward account of each individual's life and times and describes how... (read more)

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Charles Chaplin (Me Llamo)
Charles Chaplin (Me Llamo)
by Carles Arbat Serarols
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The voice of Charlie Chaplin recounts the leading events of his life and places them in the historical, intellectual, and artistic context of his times.... (read more)

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Viajeros Intrepidos (Grandes Lectores)
Viajeros Intrepidos (Grandes Lectores)
by Montse Ganges
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This gripping collection features the stories of Marco Polo, Ernest Shackleton, Amelia Earhart, Thor Heyerdahl, and Neil Armstrong. Each of these individuals became a legend for their tenacity and courage, and each chased a dream considered... (read more)

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Quien Fue Marco Polo? (Who Was...?)
Quien Fue Marco Polo? (Who Was...?)
by Joan Holub
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In 1775, Paul Revere of Boston made his now-famous horseback ride warning colonists of an impending attack by the British. This event went largely unnoticed in history until Longfellow celebrated it in a poem in 1861. So who was Paul Revere? In addition... (read more)

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Cesar: Si, Se Puede! = Cesar
Cesar: Si, Se Puede! = Cesar
by Carmen T. Bernier-grand
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Born in 1927 in Yuma, Arizona, César Chavez lived the hard-scrabble life of a migrant worker during the Depression. Although his mother wanted him to get an education, César left school after eighth grade to work. He grew to be a charismatic leader and... (read more)

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Cesar Chavez (Spanish Version): American Biographies (Primary Source Readers)
Cesar Chavez (Spanish Version): American Biographies (Primary Source Readers)
by Stephanie E. Macceca
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Imagine bending over to pick crops in the fields all day. Imagine having no clean water to drink as you worked. Csar Chvez grew up in a poor family of migrant farmers. Migrant farmers were treated badly. When Csar grew up, he fought to make life better... (read more)

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Martin Luther King JR. (Spanish Version): American Biographies (Primary Source Readers)
Martin Luther King JR. (Spanish Version): American Biographies (Primary Source Readers)
by Stephanie E. Macceca
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Martin Luther King Jr. grew up when African Americans and white people were not treated equally. He had a dream that one day all people would be treated fairly. Martin knew that his dream was important. He gave speeches and led marches all over the... (read more)

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