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A Winkle in Time

By: Photographs by Lara Jo Regan
words by: Michael Regan

Mr. Winkle portrays underdogs and unsung heroes whose contributions in history, science, sports, and service to their country have thus far had little or no recognition.A Winkle in Time

Fairies! A True Story

By: Shirley Raye Redmond
Illustrated by: Red Hansen

From the forest fairies of West Africa to the magical brownies of Scotland, people have told stories about fairies for a long, long time. In England, two little girls shocked the world when they claimed...

There's a Map on My Lap!

By: Tish Rabe

The Cat in the Hat introduces beginning readers to maps–the different kinds (city, state, world, topographic, temperature, terrain, etc.); their formats (flat, globe, atlas, puzzle); the tools we...


Patriots in Petticoats: Heroines of the American Revolution

By: Shirley Rave Redmond

Meet the amazing women of the American Revolution. From Nancy Morgan Hart, who captured enemy soldiers, to 15-year-old Betty Zane, who dodged bullets while running for gunpowder to save patriot lives—Patriots...

My Heart Will Not Sit Down

By: Mara Rockliff
illustrated by: Ann Tanksley

When Kedi hears about America's Great Depression from her teacher, her heart will not sit down. Men and women are unable to find work. Children are going hungry. In her teacher's village of New York City,...

My Heart Will Not Sit Down

By: Mara Rockliff
illustrated by: Ann Tanksley

When Kedi hears about America's Great Depression from her teacher, her heart will not sit down. Men and women are unable to find work. Children are going hungry. In her teacher's village of New York City,...


The Wright Brothers

By: Quentin Reynolds

Young Orville and Wilbur Wright loved building things. From the fastest sled in town to the highest-flying kite, the Wright brothers’ creations were always a step ahead of everyone else’s....

Patriots in Petticoats

By: Shirley Raye Redmond

Meet the amazing women of the American Revolution. From Nancy Morgan Hart, who captured enemy soldiers, to 15-year-old Betty Zane, who dodged bullets while running for gunpowder to save patriot lives—Patriots...

Joan of Arc

By: Nancy Wilson Ross

In the early 15th century, France was in turmoil. The country had been at war for years, and it had no king. Out of the chaos came Joan of Arc. No one knows how Joan, a poor farm girl, was able to command...


Resources

Aunt Harriet’s Underground Railroad in the Sky

By: Faith Ringgold

ABOUT THIS BOOK
Inspired by people who have overcome adversity, Faith Ringgold creates picture books for children that celebrate freedom, courage, and peace.
THE INVISIBLE PRINCESS
The Invisible...