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Hopkinson, Deborah

Summary: Chronicles the women's rights movement in the United States, from the beginning of the movement in the nineteenth century and the fight for equal rights in the 1960s to such present-day events as the Women's March in 2017.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Workshop 2018

Copies Available at Kalkaska County Library

1 available in Juvenile Collection, Call number: J 305.420973 HOPKINSON

Herman, Gail

Summary: Every October, millions of baseball fans around the country anxiously wait to see which team wins baseball's biggest championship. But the original games of the 1900s hardly look like they do today. Take a look back over one hundred years and discover the history of baseball's greatest series. With triumphs, heartbreak, and superstitious curses, this action-packed book brings America's Pastime...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grosset & Dunlap, an imprint of Penguin Random House 2015

Copies Available at Cherry Street Intermediate

1 available in Non-fiction, Call number: 796.357 HER

Anastasio, Dina

Summary: Introduces facts about the Super Bowl, including the history of the game, famous players throughout its history, and the spectacle of the Super Bowl Halftime Show.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grosset & Dunlap, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) LLC 2015

Copies Available at Cherry Street Intermediate

1 available in Non-fiction, Call number: 796.332 ANA

Copies Available at Kalkaska County Library

1 available in Juvenile Collection, Call number: J 796.332 SUPERBOWL

Demuth, Patricia

Summary: "We the people at Who HQ bring readers the full story--arguments and all--of how the US Constitution came into being. Signed on September 17, 1787--four years after the American War for Independence--the Constitution laid out the supreme law of the United States of America. Today it's easy for us to take this blueprint of our government for granted. But the Framers--fifty-five men from almost...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Workshop, an imprint of Penguin Random House 2018

Copies Available at Rapid City Elementary

1 available in Non-fiction, Call number: 342.73 Dem

Herman, Gail

Summary: Ice hockey fans will pull on their skates and gear up for this Who HQ title about the Stanley Cup Finals'the National Hockey League's championship games. Out of the thirty-two pro hockey teams that compete, only one can call itself the champion and proudly hoist up the Stanley Cup'the oldest sports trophy in the world! From the formation of the leagues and the crowning of the first...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Workshop , an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC 2019

Copies Available at Kalkaska County Library

1 available in Juvenile Collection, Call number: J 796.962 HERMAN

Holub, Joan.

Summary: Describes the history of the Statue of Liberty, including its origins as a gift from France and its construction, and explores the landmark's enduring symbolism of freedom, democracy, and friendship.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grosset & Dunlap 2014

Copies Available at Cherry Street Intermediate

1 available in Non-fiction, Call number: 974.7 HOL

Copies Available at Kalkaska County Library

1 available in Juvenile Collection, Call number: J 974.4 HOLUB

Edwards, Roberta.

Summary: Highlights the life and accomplishments of the Harvard Law School graduate, legislator, and civil rights lawyer who became the forty-fourth president of the United States.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grosset & Dunlap 2010

Copies Available at Kalkaska County Library

2 available in Juvenile Collection, Call number: J 973.9320 OBAMA

Copies Available at Cherry Street Intermediate

1 available in Non-fiction, Call number: J 973.932092 OBAMA

Fabiny, Sarah

Summary: Presents the life of the prominent feminist, highlighting her career and influence as a writer, political activist, and co-founder of "Ms." magazine.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grosset & Dunlap, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) LLC 2014

Copies Available at Cherry Street Intermediate

1 available in Non-fiction, Call number: J 305.42092 STEINEM

Kinney, Patrick.

Summary: "Even as a kid, everyone thought Jeff Kinney was talented. People loved his drawings, and when he went to college, his comic strip Igdoof was so popular that it spread to other universities! Still, Jeff faced challenges. His cartoons were rejected by syndicates that claimed his art was unprofessional. Then, an idea struck: Jeff would write a journal from the perspective of a child, illustrated...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grosset & Dunlap, an imprint of Penguin Random House 2015

Copies Available at Cherry Street Intermediate

1 available in Non-fiction, Call number: J 813.6 KINNEY

Buckley, James

Summary: Presents the life of the legendary boxer who began his career as Cassius Clay, discussing his prowess in the ring, his refusal to fight in the Vietnam War, and his life after boxing.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grosset & Dunlap, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) LLC 2014

Copies Available at Cherry Street Intermediate

1 available in Non-fiction, Call number: J 796.83092 ALI

Edwards, Roberta.

Summary: A biography that introduces youngsters to Neil Armstrong, the first man to step foot on the Moon.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grosset & Dunlap 2008

Copies Available at Cherry Street Intermediate

1 available in Non-fiction, Call number: J 629.450092 ARMSTRONG

Copies Available at Kalkaska County Library

1 available in Juvenile Collection, Call number: J 629.450092 ARMSTRONG

Herman, Gail

Summary: Highlights the life and accomplishments of the shortstop and captain of the New York Yankees.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grosset & Dunlap, an imprint of Penguin Random House 2015

Copies Available at Cherry Street Intermediate

1 available in Non-fiction, Call number: J 796.357092 JETER

Buckley, James

Summary: Presents the life of the soccer star, discussing his childhood in Brazil, his relationship with his father, who taught him the sport, his role on the first Brazilian team to win the World Cup, and scoring his thousandth goal.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Workshop, an imprint of Penguin Random House 2018

Copies Available at Kalkaska County Library

1 available in Juvenile Collection, Call number: J 796.334092 PELE

Herman, Gail

Summary: Profiles the life and accomplishments of the Canadian hockey player, from his youth in Brantford, Ontario to his Stanley Cup championships.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grosset & Dunlap, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) LLC 2015

Copies Available at Cherry Street Intermediate

1 available in Non-fiction, Call number: J 796.962092 GRETZKY

O'Connor, Jim

Summary: Presents a portrait of the iconic music artist that discusses his award-winning achievements, status as a counterculture figure, and influence on such performers as John Lennon, Bruce Springsteen, and David Bowie.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grosset & Dunlap 2013

Copies Available at Cherry Street Intermediate

1 available in Non-fiction, Call number: J 782.42164 DYLAN

Anderson, Kirsten (Kirsten Stephanie)

Summary: Presents the life and accomplishments of the legendary basketball player, from his childhood and college career to his success in the NBA, his product endorsements, and his philanthropic efforts.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Workshop 2019

Copies Available at Kalkaska County Library

1 available in Juvenile Collection, Call number: J 796.323092 ANDERSON

Burgan, Michael

Summary: What would you do with a billion dollars? This question gets a definitive answer from billionaire Richard Branson: do everything! Born into a wealthy family in London, Branson suffered from dyslexia and was a poor student. Still, his knack for business started early with a successful parakeet-breeding enterprise at age 11. The charismatic entrepreneur launched his first major business, Virgin...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grosset & Dunlap 2015

Copies Available at Cherry Street Intermediate

1 available in Non-fiction, Call number: J 338.04092 BRANSON

Rau, Dana Meachen

Summary: "Get to know the Dalai Lama, Tibet's spiritual leader and one of the most popular world leaders today. Two-year-old Lhamo Thondup never imagined he would be anything other than an ordinary child, but after undergoing a series of tests, he was proclaimed the 14th Dalai Lama of Tibet. By age 15, he found himself the undisputed leader of six million people who were facing the threat of a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Workshop, an imprint of Penguin Random House 2018

Copies Available at Kalkaska County Library

1 available in Juvenile Collection, Call number: J 294.3 DALAI

Spinner, Stephanie.

Summary: "While other kids played sports, Steven Spielberg was writing scripts and figuring out camera angles. He went from entertaining his Boy Scout troop with home movies to amazing audiences around the world with epic blockbusters. He has directed four of themost successful films of all time and has won two Academy Awards for Best Director. From Jaws to Lincoln, young readers and aspiring...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grosset & Dunlap, An Imprint of Penguin Group (USA) LLC 2013

Copies Available at Cherry Street Intermediate

1 available in Non-fiction, Call number: J 791.4302 SPIELBERG

Anderson, Kirsten (Kirsten Stephanie)

Summary: On November 7, 2020, Kamala Harris, a senator from California, became the first woman and the first African-American and South Asian-American person to be elected to the vice presidency. While her nomination for this position was not unexpected, her rise to national prominence was one filled with unexpected turns and obstacles. After failing her first bar exam to become a lawyer, she tried...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2021

Copies Available at Rapid City Elementary

1 available in Non-fiction, Call number: J 973.934092 HARRIS

Copies Available at Birch Street Elementary

1 available in Non-fiction, Call number: J 973.934092 HARRIS

Copies Available at Kalkaska County Library

1 available in Juvenile Collection, Call number: J 973.934092 HARRIS

Demuth, Patricia.

Summary: "Bill Gates, born in Seattle, Washington, in 1955, is an American business magnate, investor, philanthropist, and author. In this Who Was...? biography, children will learn of Gates' childhood passion for computer technology, which led him to revolutionize personal computers. Through the success of his now-world-famous software company, Microsoft, Bill Gates became one of the wealthiest...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grosset & Dunlap, An Imprint of Penguin Group (USA) Inc. 2013

Copies Available at Cherry Street Intermediate

1 available in Non-fiction, Call number: J 338.7 GATES

Edgers, Geoff

Summary: Profiles the life and accomplishments of Stanley Lieber, comic book author, publisher of Marvel Comics, and creator of such famous comic-book characters as Spider-Man, the Incredible Hulk, and the Fantastic Four.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grosset & Dunlap, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) LLC 2014

Copies Available at Kalkaska County Library

1 available in Juvenile Collection, Call number: J 741.5 EDGERS

Leonard, Jill

Summary: The inspiring story of a young Swedish schoolgirl who sparked a worldwide revolution. When she was just fifteen years old, Greta Thunberg knew she wanted to change the world. With a hand-painted sign that read "School strike for the climate" in Swedish, Greta sat alone on the steps of the Swedish parliament to call for stronger action on climate change. Her one-person strike would soon spark a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

Copies Available at Cherry Street Intermediate

1 available in Non-fiction, Call number: J 363.738 THUNBERG

Copies Available at Rapid City Elementary

1 available in Non-fiction, Call number: J 363.738 THUNBERG

Pollack, Pam

Summary: Highlights the life and accomplishments of the creator of the "Star Wars" and "Indiana Jones" movies, whose technological innovations have had a major impact on the film industry.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grosset & Dunlap 2014

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