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The New York Times bestselling series is now available in a boxed set of four, complete with two limited-edition prints.
What makes a hero? This irresistible, New York Times bestselling biography series answers that question, one great role model at a time.
Amelia Earhart, whose adventurous spirit knew no bounds. Abraham Lincoln, who always spoke his mind about fairness. Jackie Robinson, whose bravery led the way toward equality in major-league sports. And Rosa Parks, who dared to stand up for herself and those around her. Four people just like us, who didn't take no for an answer and ended up changing the world.
The New York Times bestselling series is now available in a box set
What makes a hero? Brad Meltzer and illustrator Christopher Eliopoulos answer that question, one great role model at a time. And now you can buy the first four Abraham Lincoln, Amelia Earhart, Rosa Parks, and Albert Einstein together in a wonderfully designed slipcase that includes an exclusive, autographed print, suitable for framing.
This is not just a series of books, says bestselling author Brad Meltzer. This is my dream for my daughter. My dream for my sons. These aren t just the stories of famous people. They re what we re all capable of on our very best days. This is our history and, I hope, our greatest legacy. "
About the Author
Brad Meltzer is the New York Times BChristopher Eliopoulos began his illustration career as a letterer for Marvel, and has worked on thousands of comics, including Franklin Richards: Son of a Genius, Pet Avengers, and Cow Boy, all of which he wrote and illustrated. He is the illustrator of the Ordinary People Change the World series of picture book biographies. He lives in New Jersey with his wife and their identical twin sons.