• Compact view
  • Normal view
  • Grid view

BISAC Subject JNF007000

JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / General

Maia Mitchell: Talent from Down Under

From the Series Pop Culture Bios

You may know Maia Mitchell from the Disney Channel's Teen Beach Movie. But did you know that she: • was born and raised in Australia and learned her American accent by watching TV? • loves… Read More →

  • Lexile: 780
  • ATOS: 5.0
  • Dewey: 791.4302'8092

Malala Yousafzai: Shot by the Taliban, Still Fighting for Equal Education

From the Series Gateway Biographies

On October 9, 2012, Malala Yousafzai was on her way home from school in Swat Valley, Pakistan, when she was shot in the head by members of the Taliban. Though she was only fifteen years old… Read More →

  • Lexile: 750
  • ATOS: 5.3
  • Dewey: 371.822095491

Many Ways to Be a Soldier

From the Series On My Own History

More than anything, Rem Goldin wants to fight the British in the American Revolution. His father and the other men of Sites Point, New Jersey, have all left town to join the fighting. But… Read More →

  • Lexile: 550
  • ATOS: 3.2
  • Dewey: 973.3'32

Mary Anning: Fossil Hunter

From the Series On My Own Biography

In the early 1800s, very few girls were allowed to learn about science. Yet Mary Anning spent her life hunting for fossils on the cliffs of Lyme Regis, England. When she was still a girl… Read More →

  • Lexile: 560
  • ATOS: 3.5
  • Dewey: 560'.92

Miguel Cabrera

From the Series Amazing Athletes

Miguel Cabrera always knew that he wanted to be a baseball player. He grew up next to a baseball field in Venezuela, and most of his family played the game. Miguel became a star with the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 600
  • ATOS: 4.1
  • Dewey: 796.357092

Mother Teresa

From the Series On My Own Biography

Growing up in Albania, Agnes Bojaxhiu learned from her mother how to care for and give to those who had less than she did. When she was twelve, she heard God's calling and decided to become a… Read More →

  • Lexile: 560
  • ATOS: 3.4
  • Dewey: 271'.97

Mr. Blue Jeans: A Story about Levi Strauss

From the Series Creative Minds Biographies

In 1847 an eighteen-year-old immigrant arrived in New York. He had little in his pockets and no knowledge of English. However, by 1874, people throughout the United States knew him as the man… Read More →

  • Lexile: 960
  • ATOS: 6.2
  • Dewey: 338.7'687'092

Musical Genius: A Story about Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

From the Series Creative Minds Biographies

A musical prodigy, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart began playing the piano and composing when he was just three years old. Able to play multiple instruments, among them the piano and violin, Mozart… Read More →

  • Lexile: 830
  • ATOS: 5.5
  • Dewey: 780'.92

Nicholas Hoult: Beast of the Silver Screen

From the Series Pop Culture Bios

You may know that Nicholas Hoult commands the big screen as Beast in X-Men. But did you know that he: • is a huge admirer of Muhammad Ali and sleeps underneath a poster of the boxing legend?… Read More →

  • Lexile: 710
  • ATOS: 4.5
  • Dewey: 791.4302'8092

Oh, The Places He Went: A Story about Dr. Seuss

From the Series Creative Minds Biographies

Dr. Seuss is known as the creator of some of the most beloved children's books of all time. Journey to the fantastic world he created in this appealing story about the author/illustrator… Read More →

  • Lexile: 900
  • ATOS: 5.8
  • Dewey: 813'.52

One Direction: Breakout Boy Band

From the Series Pop Culture Bios

You may know that the U.K. pop group One Direction broke records when it hit the U.S. music scene. The singers' album Up All Night debuted at number one on the U.S. Billboard charts. But did… Read More →

  • Lexile: 900
  • ATOS: 5.0
  • Dewey: 782.42164092'2

On My Own Biography — eBook Set

From the Series On My Own Biography

Set

Engage readers' interest and imagination! These award-winning biographies feature full-page illustrations. Written in story format, each book features pivotal episodes that reveal what kind… Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $1,159.50
  • Your Price: $869.63
  • 30 titles

On My Own Biography Set III — Paperback Set

From the Series On My Own Biography

Set

Engage readers' interest and imagination! These award-winning biographies feature full-page illustrations. Written in story format, each book features pivotal episodes that reveal what kind… Read More →

  • Paperback
  • List Price: $53.13
  • Your Price: $53.13
  • 7 titles

On My Own History — eBook Set

From the Series On My Own History

Set

With striking, full-page illustrations, real and fictionalized characters, and stories featuring events that really happened, these books capture readers' interest and imagination. Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $1,314.10
  • Your Price: $985.58
  • 34 titles

Peace and Me

What does peace mean to you? This collection of inspirational ideas about peace is based on the lives of Nobel Peace Prize Laureates of the 20th and 21st centuries, among them Nelson Mandela… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1090
  • ATOS: 6.5

Pop Culture Bios Audisee® eBooks with Audio Bundle (Multi-User) — Audisee® eBook with Audio Set

From the Series Pop Culture Bios

Set

This series presents engaging, fact-filled looks at the lives of some of today's hottest stars, including figures in film, television, music, and more. Each title takes readers through the… Read More →

  • Audisee® eBook with Audio
  • List Price: $513.15
  • Your Price: $384.86
  • 11 titles

Pop Culture Bios — eBook Set

From the Series Pop Culture Bios

Set

This series presents engaging, fact-filled looks at the lives of some of today's hottest stars, including figures in film, television, music, and more. Each title takes readers through the… Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $1,439.64
  • Your Price: $1,079.73
  • 36 titles

Prince Fielder

From the Series Amazing Athletes

Detroit Tigers first baseman Prince Fielder was born to hit home runs. He spent his childhood at the ballpark with his dad, former Major League Baseball star Cecil Fielder. Like his father… Read More →

  • Lexile: 690
  • ATOS: 4.0
  • Dewey: 796.357092

Prince William & Kate: A Royal Romance

From the Series Gateway Biographies

On April 29, 2011, the whole world watched as Prince William of Wales and Kate Middleton exchanged marriage vows. This royal wedding was one of the most anticipated events in England in… Read More →

  • Lexile: 840
  • ATOS: 5.6
  • Dewey: 941.085092'2

Prisoner for Liberty

From the Series On My Own History

James Forten knew how important freedom was. He was a free African American born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. When the American Revolution started in 1776, James was too young to help fight… Read More →

  • Lexile: 570
  • ATOS: 3.3
  • Dewey: 973.3'71092

¡Que vivan las enfermeras! (Hooray for Nurses!)

From the Series Bumba Books ® en español — ¡Que vivan los ayudantes comunitarios! (Hooray for Community Helpers!)

¿Quién se ocupa de usted cuando está enfermo? Las enfermeras ayudan a las personas cuidando a los pacientes y dando a las personas la medicina que necesitan. Este texto con fotos frescas y… Read More →

  • Lexile: 420
  • ATOS: 2.8
  • Dewey: 610.73

¡Que vivan los chefs! (Hooray for Chefs!)

From the Series Bumba Books ® en español — ¡Que vivan los ayudantes comunitarios! (Hooray for Community Helpers!)

¿Te gusta cocinar? ¿Cómo sería hacer eso como su trabajo? Los cocineros trabajan detrás de las escenas, haciendo las deliciosas comidas que usted come en su restaurante favorito. Este texto… Read More →

  • Lexile: 440
  • ATOS: 1.9
  • Dewey: 641.5023

¡Que vivan los granjeros! (Hooray for Farmers!)

From the Series Bumba Books ® en español — ¡Que vivan los ayudantes comunitarios! (Hooray for Community Helpers!)

Los agricultores trabajan duro para cultivar la comida que está en su plato. Desde la alimentación de animales de granja bebé hasta el uso de grandes máquinas para recolectar cultivos, los… Read More →

  • Lexile: 460
  • ATOS: 2.3
  • Dewey: 630

¡Que vivan los maestros! (Hooray for Teachers!)

From the Series Bumba Books ® en español — ¡Que vivan los ayudantes comunitarios! (Hooray for Community Helpers!)

¿Alguna vez te has preguntado cómo es un día en la vida de un maestro? ¡De ayudar a los estudiantes a dar pruebas, los maestros son responsables de ayudar a su comunidad a aprender cosas… Read More →

  • Lexile: 420
  • ATOS: 3.0
  • Dewey: 371.102