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Pathfinders

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              Pathfinders: the Journeys of 16 Extraordinary Black Souls by Tonya Bolden Profiles sixteen high-achieving African Americans, including magician Richard Potter, concert singer Sissieretta Jones, and architect Paul R. Williams. Read More »

A Poem For Peter

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              A Poem for Peter : The Story of Ezra Jack Keats and the Creation of The Snowy Day by Andrea Davis Pinkney ; pictures by Lou Fancher & Steve Johnson “A celebration of the extraordinary life of Ezra Jack Keats, creator of The Snowy Day”– Provided by publisher. Read More »

Kid Presidents

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              Kid Presidents : True Tales of Childhood From America’s Presidents by David Stabler ; illustrations by Doogie Horner Presents twenty stories featuring the United States presidents when they were children, including William Taft’s dance lessons, Lyndon Johnson’s classroom pranks, and Gerald Ford’s struggles with dyslexia. Read More »

It Came From Ohio!

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              It Came From Ohio! : My Life As a Writer by R.L. Stine as told to Joe Arthur and Susan Lurie A portrait of the author of the Goosebumps series, shares insight into his childhood, education, and literary inspirations, with answers to frequently asked questions about his life, books, and writing style. Read More »