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BISAC Subject JNF007110

JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Social Activists

The Women's Rights Movement

From the Series Movements That Matter (Alternator Books ® )

Women have come a long way since the first women's rights convention took place in Seneca Falls, New York, in 1848—but women's rights activists are still working to expand rights today. What… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1000
  • ATOS: 6.2
  • Dewey: 323.3/4
Fall 2019

Trailblazers: Harriet Tubman: A Journey to Freedom

From the Series Trailblazers

Meet history's game changers! This biography series is for kids who loved Who Was? and are ready for the next level. In 1849, Harriet Tubman crossed a very important line—the Mason-Dixon… Read More →

Voice of Freedom: A Story about Frederick Douglass

From the Series Creative Minds Biographies

Born a slave, Frederick Douglass grew up facing hunger, hard work, and terrible beatings. After overhearing that reading was the key to freedom, Frederick became determined to learn to read… Read More →

  • Lexile: 820
  • ATOS: 5.5
  • Dewey: 973.8'092

What I Had Was Singing: The Story of Marian Anderson

From the Series Trailblazer Biographies

Even as a little child, Marian Anderson knew what she wanted to do. More than anything in the world, she wanted to sing. From the age of six, Marian amazed her listeners with the beauty of… Read More →

  • Lexile: 970
  • ATOS: 6.5
  • Dewey: 782.1'092

What's Your Story, Cesar Chavez?

From the Series Cub Reporter Meets Famous Americans

Why did Cesar Chavez want to help farm workers? How did he get people to care about farm workers' rights? Cub Reporter interviews him to find out! Learn how Cesar fought to make the United… Read More →

  • Lexile: 680
  • ATOS: 4.4
  • Dewey: 331.88'13092

What's Your Story, Frederick Douglass?

From the Series Cub Reporter Meets Famous Americans

How did Frederick Douglas escape from slavery? How did he make a difference during the abolition movement? Cub Reporter interviews the civil rights activist to find out how Frederick, a freed… Read More →

  • Lexile: 650
  • ATOS: 4.3
  • Dewey: 973.8092

What's Your Story, Harriet Tubman?

From the Series Cub Reporter Meets Famous Americans

How did Harriet Tubman escape from slavery? How did she lead others to freedom? Cub Reporter interviews her to find out! Learn how Harriet risked her life to help runaway slaves by being a… Read More →

  • Lexile: 620
  • ATOS: 4.1
  • Dewey: 306.3'62092

What's Your Story, Helen Keller?

From the Series Cub Reporter Meets Famous Americans

How did Helen Keller become blind and deaf? How did she learn to read, write, and even speak? Cub Reporter interviews her to find out! Learn about Helen's amazing teacher, Annie Sullivan, and… Read More →

  • Lexile: 540
  • ATOS: 3.9
  • Dewey: 362.4'1092

What's Your Story, Susan B. Anthony?

From the Series Cub Reporter Meets Famous Americans

How did Susan B. Anthony gain more rights for women? How did her life and work make a difference? Cub Reporter interviews her to find out how she fought for fairness and equality. Learn how… Read More →

  • Lexile: 590
  • ATOS: 4.0
  • Dewey: 305.42092

Who's Changing the World? — eBook Set

From the Series Who's Changing the World?

Set

Meet people who turned their frustration about injustice and inequality into motivation to take action and improve the world. These inspiring individuals noticed pollution damaging Earth… Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $202.60
  • Your Price: $151.95
  • 4 titles

Who's Changing the World? — Library Bound Set

From the Series Who's Changing the World?

Set

Meet people who turned their frustration about injustice and inequality into motivation to take action and improve the world. These inspiring individuals noticed pollution damaging Earth… Read More →

  • Library Bound Hardcover
  • List Price: $133.28
  • Your Price: $99.96
  • 4 titles

World War II Resistance Fighters

From the Series Heroes of World War II (Alternator Books ® )

In the 1940s, Adolf Hitler and his Nazi German forces were taking control of European countries. They killed and assaulted people, stealing food and other supplies for themselves. Many in the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 900
  • ATOS: 5.6
  • Dewey: 940.53/1

Writing for Freedom: A Story about Lydia Maria Child

From the Series Creative Minds Biographies

Lydia Maria Child grew up in the 1800s reading countless books. She defied the idea that girls weren't supposed to fill their minds with ideas and stories. They weren't supposed to write… Read More →

  • ATOS: 5.9
  • Dewey: 818'.309

Yo solo: Biografías (On My Own Biographies) — eBook Set

From the Series Yo solo: Biografías (On My Own Biographies)

Set

Engage readers’ interests and imaginations. These award-winning biographies feature the breathtaking, full-page illustrations On My Own series are known for. Written in story format, pivotal… Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $154.60
  • Your Price: $115.95
  • 4 titles