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Safe Now
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Price: Free! Words: 950. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography
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Katelyn has to deal with the death of her four year old brother Max. She attends the funeral, still filled with nothingness. What she doesn't know at first, is something her brother wants her to know- SHORT STORY Approx. 2 pages
Footprints in Time: A Walk in Sacajawea's Moccasins
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Series: Historical Collection · Children (ages 9-12). Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,990. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
In 1805, a young Shoshone woman named Sacajawea joined the Lewis and Clark expedition as an interpreter, and with a papoose on her back helped explore America's northwest while searching for a route to the Pacific Ocean. This time-honored true story of the hardships of the expedition, in particular that of Sacajawea and her baby, Jean-Baptist (Pomp), is retold for young readers ages 8-12.
Why I am so Unlucky?
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Price: Free! Words: 150. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography
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This is a story of a indian teenage boy. he describes his problems in a poem , while he is in his school. this is my story.
Elijah Lovejoy's Fight for Freedom
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,120. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography
Two decades before the Civil War, Elijah Lovejoy used his newspaper to protest slavery. His beliefs were dangerous enough. Taking his cause public proved deadly as he defended press after press before losing his life to a mob. Insisting on his constitutional right to speak freely about unpopular subjects, he refused to be intimidated by those who would silence him. A biography for young readers.
My Summer
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Price: Free! Words: 40. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography
This is a book about My Summer.
Robert Wadlow - The Unique Life of the Boy Who Became the World's Tallest Man
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,790. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography
A children's biography about young Robert Wadlow. The victim of an overactive pituitary gland, Robert lived from 1918 to 1940. He stood just shy of 9 feet tall by the time of his death at age 22. Robert didn't choose his situation, but his accomplishment was in how he handled it. Written for upper elementary readers. Lexile text measure: 770. Includes historical images.
THE KILLER KITE
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Price: Free! Words: 6,360. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography
This is a story of a six years old kite runner, a blue-eyed boy, who was born on the fastival day of kite flying. He was fond of kites and spending his days with kites and happiness. But due to his bad fortune how he changed from blue-eyed boy to an Ostracise - - - is described in this book.
The Boy Who Loved Ants: Edward O.Wilson
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,580. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography
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As a boy, famed scientist Edward O. Wilson spent happy days outdoors, hunting for fish, snakes, and bugs. Drawing from Wilson’s autobiography Naturalist, author Sara van Dyck shows how the shy boy who loved ants became a world leader in nature conservation. Written for ages 7 and up, the book includes easy activities for children to explore life in their own backyard. Color photographs.
The Four Seasons on Grandpa's Farm
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 120. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2011 by Winston Road Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography
This is a book for kids, written by a kid. It is about the good times I had on my Grandpa's farm all through the year.
Meet Amelia Earhart: An Illustrated Biography of Amelia Earhart. For Children 8 Years Old & Up.
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Series: Meet Famous People, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,150. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2013 by Living Plus Healthy Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography
Looking for an inspirational hero to introduce your children to? Amelia Earhart is surely a great choice! "Meet Amelia Earhart" was written for kids age 8 & up (Grade 3 & up). With colorful illustrations, this biography focuses on how Amelia Earhart shows us that seemingly unreachable “dreams” can be accomplished if you're willing to keep working hard until you reach whatever goal you have set.
Typhoid Mary: The Story of Mary Mallon
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,340. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography
Ask most adults who Typhoid Mary was, and they'll tell you a lie. They'll tell you she was someone who killed hundreds of people. Maybe even thousands. They'll tell you she was a woman who knew she had a deadly disease and didn't care that she spread it to others. But is it true? No. Most of it is not true. Here is Mary's story.
The Life Of Buddha
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Comics (nonfictional)
This is first of its kind fully digitally created comic using some of the cutting edge softwares like Autodesk Maya, Vue, ZBrush etc. This story is about Gautama Buddha, also known as Shakyamuni, or simply as Buddha was an enlightened sage who founded buddhism. Buddha means "the awakened state of consciousness" where there are no more any unconscious desires. This is Buddha's story..
Nelson Mandela Madiba
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,450. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography
In July 1999, Drum South Africa had a letter begging, “Lend us Nelson Mandela Madiba, former President of South Africa, to lead us for two years, to rid the country of corruption.” It was a prize-winning letter. With the award still on the way here is something about the grand old man glowing in the name Nelson Mandela Madiba.
Dr. Sara Josephine Baker: The Woman who Saved Hundreds of Thousand of Babies
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,250. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography
Sara Josephine Baker grew up questioning everything. She also grew up doing a lot of things that only boys were supposed to do. Soon Dr. Jo began questioning the way people raised their babies. At first no one listened, but when people started listening, their babies stopped dying. Read the exciting story of how Dr. Sara Jo Baker saved the lives of hundreds of thousands of babies.
I Am Cornflower: The Story of a White Mountain Apache Girl
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Biographies. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,880. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography
My white name is Kathy, but my Indian name is Cornflower. I was born in the time when the flowers blossom in the stalks of corn around our village. The cornflower blossom was the first thing my father saw after I had been brought into the world of men. That is why I have the name Cornflower. Read the story of this White Mountain Apache Girl and what her life is like on the reservation.
Meet Bill Gates: An Illustrated Biography of Bill Gates. For Children Age 6-8
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Series: Meet Famous People, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,540. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013 by Living Plus Healthy Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Science & Technology
Looking for an inspirational hero to introduce your children to? Bill Gates is surely a great choice! "Meet Bill Gates" was written for kids age 6-8. With colorful illustrations, this biography focuses on the interesting life stories of Bill Gates & how he showed us that seemingly unreachable “dreams” can be accomplished if you're willing to keep working hard until you reach the goal you've set.
American Presidents - Incredible Facts
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 980. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography
Incredible facts and pictures of all the American Presidents, from George Washington to Barack Obama. This book will tell you all about the presidents. Great images and fun facts about each president ensure that this book is an entertaining and enlightening addition to any library. Entertaining, up-to-the minute, and easy-to-use.
Meet Steve Jobs: An Illustrated Biography of Steve Jobs. For Children Age 6 & Up
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Series: Meet Famous People, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,230. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013 by Living Plus Healthy Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Science & Technology
Looking for an inspirational hero to introduce your children to? Steve Jobs is surely a great choice! "Meet Steve Jobs" was written for kids age 6+. With colorful illustrations, this biography focuses on the interesting life stories of Steve Jobs & how he showed us that seemingly unreachable “dreams” can be accomplished if you're willing to keep working hard until you reach the goal you've set.
Madam C. J. Walker: Building a Business Empire
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,630. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography
Orphaned at an early age, Madam C. J. Walker, who was born Sarah Breedlove, told people, "I had to make my own living and my own opportunity! But I made it!" A washerwoman who turned herself into a powerhouse, Madam revolutionized the business of hair-care products for black women. She made lots of money. Some of it she spent on fancy cars and a mansion. But she also used her money to help others.
Bertha and Tillie Forever
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Series: Bertha & Tillie, 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 28,870. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2012 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem
Bertha and Tillie have done some really fun things in their lives and would love to share them with readers. Bertha is your narrator and she will share her feelings, her thoughts dealing with weight issues, bullying, feeling alone and having a sister that was always there for her every step of the way.