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The Port Chicago 50
The Port Chicago 50
Written by Steve Sheinkin, Read by Dominic Hoffman
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780804167420
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The Port Chicago 50
Disaster, Mutiny, and the Fight for Civil Rights
Written by Steve Sheinkin
Read by Dominic Hoffman


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: January 28, 2014
Price: $27.00

An astonishing civil rights story from Newbery Honor winner and National Book Award finalist Steve Sheinkin.

On July 17, 1944, a massive explosion rocked the segregated Navy base at Port Chicago, California, killing more than 300 sailors who were at the docks, critically injuring off-duty men in their bunks, and shattering windows... Read more >
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The Port Chicago 50
The Port Chicago 50
Written by Steve Sheinkin, Read by Dominic Hoffman
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780804167437
Our Price: $18.00

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The Port Chicago 50
Disaster, Mutiny, and the Fight for Civil Rights
Written by Steve Sheinkin
Read by Dominic Hoffman


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: January 21, 2014
Price: $18.00

An astonishing civil rights story from Newbery Honor winner and National Book Award finalist Steve Sheinkin.

On July 17, 1944, a massive explosion rocked the segregated Navy base at Port Chicago, California, killing more than 300 sailors who were at the docks, critically injuring off-duty men in their bunks, and shattering windows... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audio CD.
As Good as Anybody
As Good as Anybody
Written by Richard Michelson, Illustrated by Raul Colon
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385753883
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As Good as Anybody

Written by Richard Michelson
Illustrated by Raul Colon


Format: eBook, 40 pages
On Sale: December 31, 2013
Price: $7.99

MARTIN LUTHER KING, Jr. and Abraham Joshua Heschel. Their names stand for the quest for justice and equality.Martin grew up in a loving family in the American South, at a time when this country was plagued by racial discrimination. He aimed to put a stop to it. He became a minister... Read more >
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As Good as Anybody
As Good as Anybody
Written by Richard Michelson, Illustrated by Raul Colon
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385753876
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As Good as Anybody

Written by Richard Michelson
Illustrated by Raul Colon


Format: Trade Paperback, 40 pages
On Sale: December 24, 2013
Price: $7.99

MARTIN LUTHER KING, Jr. and Abraham Joshua Heschel. Their names stand for the quest for justice and equality.Martin grew up in a loving family in the American South, at a time when this country was plagued by racial discrimination. He aimed to put a stop to it. He became a minister... Read more >
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A Time to Break Silence
A Time to Break Silence
Written by Martin Luther King, Jr., Introduction by Walter Dean Myers
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780807033180
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A Time to Break Silence
The Essential Works of Martin Luther King, Jr., for Students
Written by Martin Luther King, Jr.
Introduction by Walter Dean Myers


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: November 5, 2013
Price: $26.95

The first collection of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s essential writings for high school students and young people—with eighteen selections including "I Have a Dream," "Letter from Birmingham Jail," and "What Is Your Life's Blueprint?"
 
“[Students] are in reality standing up for the best in the American dream. . . ... Read more >
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A Time to Break Silence
A Time to Break Silence
Written by Martin Luther King, Jr., Introduction by Walter Dean Myers
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807033050
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A Time to Break Silence
The Essential Works of Martin Luther King, Jr., for Students
Written by Martin Luther King, Jr.
Introduction by Walter Dean Myers


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: November 5, 2013
Price: $14.00

The first collection of King’s essential writings for high school students and young people
 
A Time to Break Silence presents Martin Luther King, Jr.'s most important writings and speeches—carefully selected by teachers across a variety of disciplines—in an accessible and user-friendly volume. Now, for the first time, teachers and students... Read more >
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A Time to Break Silence
The Essential Works of Martin Luther King, Jr., for Students
Written by Martin Luther King, Jr.
Introduction by Walter Dean Myers


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: November 5, 2013
Price: $14.00

The first collection of King’s essential writings for high school students and young people
 
A Time to Break Silence presents Martin Luther King, Jr.'s most important writings and speeches—carefully selected by teachers across a variety of disciplines—in an accessible and user-friendly volume. Now, for the first time, teachers and students...

Read more >
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Child of the Civil Rights Movement
Child of the Civil Rights Movement
Written by Paula Young Shelton, Illustrated by Raul Colon
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385376068
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Child of the Civil Rights Movement

Written by Paula Young Shelton
Illustrated by Raul Colon


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: July 23, 2013
Price: $7.99

In this Bank Street College of Education Best Children's Book of the Year, Paula Young Shelton, daughter of Civil Rights activist Andrew Young, brings a child’s unique perspective to an important chapter in America’s history. Paula grew up in the deep south, in a world where whites had and blacks did... Read more >
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A Boy Named FDR
A Boy Named FDR
Written by Kathleen Krull, Illustrated by Steve Johnson and Lou Fancher
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307982520
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A Boy Named FDR
How Franklin D. Roosevelt Grew Up to Change America
Written by Kathleen Krull
Illustrated by Steve Johnson and Lou Fancher


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: April 24, 2013
Price: $10.99

Franklin D. Roosevelt was born into one of the wealthiest families in America, yet this ultimate rich kid grew up to do more for ordinary Americans than any other president. This appealing picture book biography shows how, from childhood on, FDR  was compassionate, cheerful, determined, and enormously likable. Though he had...

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Becoming Babe Ruth
Becoming Babe Ruth
Written by Matt Tavares, Illustrated by Matt Tavares
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763656461
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Becoming Babe Ruth

Written by Matt Tavares
Illustrated by Matt Tavares


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: February 12, 2013
Price: $16.99

Matt Tavares’s striking homage to one of baseball’s legends offers a rare view into Babe Ruth’s formative years in "the House that built Ruth."

Before he is known as the Babe, George Herman Ruth is just a boy who lives in Baltimore and gets into a lot of trouble. But when he... Read more >
We've Got a Job: The 1963 Birmingham Children's March
We've Got a Job: The 1963 Birmingham Children's March
Written by Cynthia Y. Levinson, Read by Ervin Ross
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780385361514
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We've Got a Job: The 1963 Birmingham Children's March

Written by Cynthia Y. Levinson
Read by Ervin Ross


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: August 28, 2012
Price: $40.00

By May 1963, African Americans in Birmingham, Alabama, had had enough of segregation and police brutality. But with their lives and jobs at stake, most adults were hesitant to protest the city’s racist culture. Instead, children and teenagers—like Audrey, Wash, James, and Arnetta— marched to jail to secure their freedom.
     At... Read more >
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We've Got a Job: The 1963 Birmingham Children's March
We've Got a Job: The 1963 Birmingham Children's March
Written by Cynthia Y. Levinson, Read by Ervin Ross
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780449015179
Our Price: $20.00

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We've Got a Job: The 1963 Birmingham Children's March

Written by Cynthia Y. Levinson
Read by Ervin Ross


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: August 28, 2012
Price: $20.00

By May 1963, African Americans in Birmingham, Alabama, had had enough of segregation and police brutality. But with their lives and jobs at stake, most adults were hesitant to protest the city’s racist culture. Instead, children and teenagers—like Audrey, Wash, James, and Arnetta— marched to jail to secure their freedom.
     At... Read more >
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Blizzard of Glass
Blizzard of Glass
Written by Sally M. Walker, Read by Paul Michael
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780385361545
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Blizzard of Glass
The Halifax Explosion of 1917
Written by Sally M. Walker
Read by Paul Michael


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: August 14, 2012
Price: $27.00

December 6, 1917, started like any other day in Halifax. But everything stopped shortly before nine o’clock that morning, when two ships collided in Halifax Harbour. One of the ships was loaded with munitions for the troops fighting in Europe; the other was preparing to collect medical supplies for the war’s... Read more >
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Blizzard of Glass
Blizzard of Glass
Written by Sally M. Walker, Read by Paul Michael
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780449014653
Our Price: $14.00

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Blizzard of Glass
The Halifax Explosion of 1917
Written by Sally M. Walker
Read by Paul Michael


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: August 14, 2012
Price: $14.00

December 6, 1917, started like any other day in Halifax. But everything stopped shortly before nine o’clock that morning, when two ships collided in Halifax Harbour. One of the ships was loaded with munitions for the troops fighting in Europe; the other was preparing to collect medical supplies for the war’s... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audio CD.
Flesh and Blood So Cheap: The Triangle Fire and Its Legacy
Flesh and Blood So Cheap: The Triangle Fire and Its Legacy
Written by Albert Marrin, Read by John H. Mayer
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780385361521
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Flesh and Blood So Cheap: The Triangle Fire and Its Legacy

Written by Albert Marrin
Read by John H. Mayer


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: August 14, 2012
Price: $30.00

On March 25, 1911, the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory in New York City burst into flames.  The factory was crowded.  The doors were locked to ensure workers stay inside.  One hundred forty-six people—mostly women—perished; it was one of the most lethal workplace fires in American history until September 11, 2001.

But the story... Read more >
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Flesh and Blood So Cheap: The Triangle Fire and Its Legacy
Flesh and Blood So Cheap: The Triangle Fire and Its Legacy
Written by Albert Marrin, Read by John H. Mayer
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780449014752
Our Price: $15.00

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Flesh and Blood So Cheap: The Triangle Fire and Its Legacy

Written by Albert Marrin
Read by John H. Mayer


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: August 14, 2012
Price: $15.00

On March 25, 1911, the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory in New York City burst into flames.  The factory was crowded.  The doors were locked to ensure workers stay inside.  One hundred forty-six people—mostly women—perished; it was one of the most lethal workplace fires in American history until September 11, 2001.

But the story... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audio CD, eBook and a hardcover.
Eight Days Gone
Eight Days Gone
Written by Linda McReynolds
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781580893657
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Eight Days Gone

Written by Linda McReynolds


Format: Trade Paperback, 40 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2012
Price: $7.95

Snappy verse and retro art recount Apollo 11's historic, eight-day mission to the moon in 1969. Young readers learn the basics about the gear, equipment, and spaceship used by the astronauts, as well as the history of NASA's moon mission. Read more >
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Eight Days Gone
Eight Days Gone
Written by Linda McReynolds
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580893640
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Eight Days Gone

Written by Linda McReynolds


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2012
Price: $16.95

Snappy verse and retro art recount Apollo 11's historic, eight-day mission to the moon in 1969. Young readers learn the basics about the gear, equipment, and spaceship used by the astronauts, as well as the history of NASA's moon mission. Read more >
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Master of Deceit
Master of Deceit
Written by Marc Aronson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763650254
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Master of Deceit
J. Edgar Hoover and America in the Age of Lies
Written by Marc Aronson


Format: Hardcover
On Sale: April 10, 2012
Price: $25.99

A fascinating and timely biography of J. Edgar Hoover from a Sibert Medalist.

"King, there is only one thing left for you to do. You know what it is. . . . You better take it before your filthy, abnormal, fraudulent self is bared to the nation."
Dr. Martin Luther King received... Read more >
National Geographic Readers: Titanic
National Geographic Readers: Titanic
Written by Melissa Stewart
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426310591
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National Geographic Readers: Titanic

Written by Melissa Stewart


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: March 27, 2012
Price: $3.99

Get kids reading with cool information about the subjects that interest them the most. National Geographic Readers are high-interest, exciting, and easy to read. The latest in the series, Titanic is no exception. Just in time for the 100th anniversary of the Olympic-class passenger liner's ill-fated journey, this title is replete... Read more >
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National Geographic Readers: Titanic
National Geographic Readers: Titanic
Written by Melissa Stewart
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426310607
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National Geographic Readers: Titanic

Written by Melissa Stewart


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 48 pages
On Sale: March 27, 2012
Price: $13.90

Get kids reading with cool information about the subjects that interest them the most. National Geographic Readers are high-interest, exciting, and easy to read. The latest in the series, Titanic is no exception. Just in time for the 100th anniversary of the Olympic-class passenger liner's ill-fated journey, this title is replete... Read more >
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Titanic
Titanic
Written by Martin Jenkins, Illustrated by Brian Sanders
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763660345
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Titanic

Written by Martin Jenkins
Illustrated by Brian Sanders


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: March 13, 2012
Price: $6.99

Explore the glory and tragedy of the Titanic in a fascinating book that traces the events leading up to her fateful end.

On April 14, 1912, the largest and finest ocean liner of the age struck an iceberg and sank to the icy depths. Here, in clear, compelling prose illustrated with evocative... Read more >
Marching to the Mountaintop
Marching to the Mountaintop
Written by Ann Bausum, Foreword by Jim Lawson
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426309403
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Marching to the Mountaintop
How Poverty, Labor Fights and Civil Rights Set the Stage for Martin Luther King Jr's Final Hours
Written by Ann Bausum
Foreword by Jim Lawson


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 112 pages
On Sale: January 10, 2012
Price: $28.90

In early 1968 the grisly on-the-job deaths of two African-American sanitation workers in Memphis, Tennessee, prompted an extended strike by that city's segregated force of trash collectors. Workers sought union protection, higher wages, improved safety, and the integration of their work force. Their work stoppage became a part of the larger... Read more >
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Marching to the Mountaintop
How Poverty, Labor Fights and Civil Rights Set the Stage for Martin Luther King Jr's Final Hours
Written by Ann Bausum
Foreword by Jim Lawson


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 10, 2012
Price: $19.95

In early 1968 the grisly on-the-job deaths of two African-American sanitation workers in Memphis, Tennessee, prompted an extended strike by that city's segregated force of trash collectors. Workers sought union protection, higher wages, improved safety, and the integration of their work force. Their work stoppage became a part of the larger... Read more >
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Marching to the Mountaintop
Marching to the Mountaintop
Written by Ann Bausum
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426309397
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Marching to the Mountaintop
How Poverty, Labor Fights and Civil Rights Set the Stage for Martin Luther King Jr's Final Hours
Written by Ann Bausum


Format: Hardcover, 112 pages
On Sale: January 10, 2012
Price: $19.95

In early 1968 the grisly on-the-job deaths of two African-American sanitation workers in Memphis, Tennessee, prompted an extended strike by that city's segregated force of trash collectors. Workers sought union protection, higher wages, improved safety, and the integration of their work force. Their work stoppage became a part of the larger... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover library binding.
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