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Children's Young Adult-Biography


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El Sonador (The Dreamer)
El Sonador (The Dreamer)
by Pam Munoz Ryan
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A breathtaking illustrated novel from Pura Belpre Award winner, Pam Ryan, and MacArthur fellow and three-time Caldecott Honoree, Peter Sis! Neftalí siente admiración y curiosidad por todo: los colores del aceite en un charco, un... (read more)

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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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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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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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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 M. 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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The famous civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. spoke out against racial and economic injustice until his death - from an assassin's bullet - in 1968. This tumultuous time in history comes to life in over 100 black-and-white illustrations that... (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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Marco Polo was seventeen when he set out for China . . . and forty-one when he came back! More than seven hundred years ago, Marco Polo traveled from the medieval city of Venice to the fabled kingdom of the great Kublai Khan, seeing new sights and riches... (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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Cisar Chavez (Biografias Hispanoamericanas)
Cisar Chavez (Biografias Hispanoamericanas)
by Mary Olmstead
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Hispanic-American men and women have figured prominently throughout our history, as this series will thouroughly attest. The subjects are drawn from the 1940s through the present day, and their achievements are presented in the context of essential... (read more)

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Clara Barton (Spanish Version): American Biographies (Primary Source Readers)
Clara Barton (Spanish Version): American Biographies (Primary Source Readers)
by Tamara Hollingsworth
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Clara Barton always wanted to help others. As a child, she nursed her brother who had fallen from a rooftop. As an adult, she took care of soldiers in the Civil War. Later, she brought the Red Cross to America. Thanks to Clara, people can get help from... (read more)

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Frederick Douglass (Grandes Personajes)
Frederick Douglass (Grandes Personajes)
by Barbara Kiely Miller
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Key features: - Native language instruction in the content areas - Supports curriculum standards in social studies, including the impact of individuals on American history - Builds knowledge of American history - Authentic language makes historical... (read more)

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Me Llaman Heroe: Recuerdos de Mi Juventud
Me Llaman Heroe: Recuerdos de Mi Juventud
by Daniel Hernandez
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andlt;Bandgt;Daniel Hernandez helped save the life of Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, and his life experience is a source of true inspiration in this heartfelt memoir, told in Spanish.andlt;/Bandgt;andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;and#8220;I donand#8217;t... (read more)

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