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Product Description: The familiar story of this American hero is told for children. From Dr. King's birth to the end of his short life, the values that he stood for so powerfully and the changes that he helped to bring about are presented here in terms that children can understand and personally relate to...read more
By Gershom Griffith (illustrator)

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9781575656380, titled "Let's Celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day" | Revised edition (Kane Pr, August 13, 2013), cover price $7.95 | About this edition: The familiar story of this American hero is written with young children in mind.

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9781575657240, titled "Let's Celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day" | Revised edition (Kane Pr, September 1, 2014), cover price $25.32 | About this edition: The familiar story of this American hero is told for children.

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Product Description: Emerging readers will love this Ready-to-Read value pack of six Ready-to-Read books for the price of four! For an added bonus, take a peek inside for tips to help your child become a reading star!Perfect for emerging readers, the Childhood of Famous Americans and Stories of Famous Americans series illustrates the incredible true stories of great Americans such as Abraham Lincoln, Albert Einstein, and Benjamin Franklin...read more
By Alan Daniel (illustrator), Lea Daniel (illustrator), Gershom Griffith (illustrator), Stephen Krensky and Patricia Lakin

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9781442494404 | Simon Spotlight, April 2, 2013, cover price $15.96 | About this edition: Emerging readers will love this Ready-to-Read value pack of six Ready-to-Read books for the price of four!

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Product Description: Boston Harbor is full of British tea! But the Colonists arent drinking it. They arent having a party for fun. Theyre sending an angry message to King George III. Heres the story.
By Gershom Griffith (illustrator) and Lori Mortensen

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9781404855380 | Picture Window Books, January 1, 2010, cover price $26.65 | About this edition: Boston Harbor is full of British tea!

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A biography of the woman whose actions led to the desegregation of buses in Montgomery, Alabama, in the 1960s and who was an important figure in the early days of the civil rights movement
By Keith Brandt and Gershom Griffith (illustrator)

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9780816745586 | Troll Communications Llc, April 1, 1998, cover price $3.95 | About this edition: A biography of the woman whose actions led to the desegregation of buses in Montgomery, Alabama, in the 1960s and who was an important figure in the early days of the civil rights movement
9780816728329 | Troll Communications Llc, January 1, 1993, cover price $3.95 | About this edition: A biography of the woman whose actions led to the desegregation of buses in Montgomery, Alabama, in the 1960s and who was an important figure in the early days of the civil rights movement

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9780816728312 | Troll Communications Llc, March 1, 1993, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: A biography of the woman whose actions led to the desegregation of buses in Montgomery, Alabama, in the 1960s and who was an important figure in the early days of the civil rights movement

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Joshua and his family, runaway slaves from a tobacco plantation in Kentucky, follow the Underground Railroad to freedom
By Gershom Griffith (illustrator) and Courtni C. Wright

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9780823413331 | Reprint edition (Holiday House, September 1, 1997), cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Joshua and his family, runaway slaves from a tobacco plantation in Kentucky, follow the Underground Railroad to freedom

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9780823410965 | Holiday House, September 1, 1994, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Joshua and his family, runaway slaves from a tobacco plantation in Kentucky, follow the Underground Railroad to freedom

By Gershom Griffith (illustrator) and J. Victor McGuire

Hardcover:

9780962330063 | Spice of Life Educational Pub Inc, April 1, 1997, cover price $16.95

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Wanting to go to school more than anything else, young sharecropper Wizielee works in the fields, cooks the noonday meal, and envies the landlord's daughter, until a humorous kitchen disaster makes her dream come true.

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9780823411856 | Holiday House, September 1, 1995, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Wezielee, the youngest child in a sharecropper's family, longs to go to school, but during harvest season Papa insists that she stay home and prepare the midday meal while he and the others work in the fields

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A chronicle of a black family's journey from Virginia to California in 1865 in search of a new kind of freedom provides a multicultural perspective on the settling of the American West.

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9780823411528 | Holiday House, March 1, 1995, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: A fictionalized chronicle of a Black family's journey from Virginia to California in 1865 in search of a new kind of freedom

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In honor of Tillie's wedding day, the other women weave a quilt, and the men carve utensils for the couple's new cabin, all in preparation for the special event, in a colorfully illustrated tale of slave life in the Old South.
By Gershom Griffith (illustrator) and Courtni C. Wright

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9780823410422 | Holiday House, March 1, 1994, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Eight-year-old Lettie describes the preparations for her sister's wedding and the day itself, a day of celebration in the slave quarters, where free time for fun is infrequent

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Provides a brief account of the noted civil rights leader's career, describes how his work, and that of his contemporaries, changed society, and explains how and why a holiday came to be celebrated in his honor.

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9780791519325 | Kane Pr, December 1, 1993, cover price $4.95 | About this edition: Provides a brief account of the noted civil rights leader's career, describes how his work, and that of his contemporaries, changed society, and explains how and why a holiday came to be celebrated in his honor.
9781575650104 | Pap/cas edition (Kane Pr, December 1, 1993), cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Provides a brief account of the noted civil rights leader's career, describes how his work, and that of his contemporaries, changed society, and explains how and why a holiday came to be celebrated in his honor.

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A biography of the singer who entertained audiences with her performances on Broadway, television, and the concert stage

Paperback:

9780816729227, titled "Pearl Bailey: With a Song in Her Heart" | Troll Communications Llc, November 1, 1992, cover price $3.95 | About this edition: A biography of the singer who entertained audiences with her performances on Broadway, television, and the concert stage

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9780816729210 | Troll Communications Llc, November 1, 1992, cover price $17.25 | About this edition: A biography of the singer who entertained audiences with her performances on Broadway, television, and the concert stage

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9780606028288, titled "Pearl Bailey: With a Song in Her Heart" | Demco Media, November 1, 1992, cover price $9.00 | About this edition: A biography of the singer who entertained audiences with her performances on Broadway, television, and the concert stage

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