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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.
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.
Dr. Sara Josephine Baker: Educational Version
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Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 12,560. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Women
Sara Jo Baker grew up questioning everything. She also grew up doing a lot of things that only boys were supposed to do. She mostly did them with her father and younger brother. Then Jo's world fell apart. Her father and brother died within months of each other. Jo thought it was her job to help support the family, so she went to college and became a doctor. Educational versions have CCSS activiti