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Hardcover:

9780374300227 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, May 12, 2015, cover price $19.99

Paperback:

9781250104236 | Reprint edition (Square Fish, April 18, 2017), cover price $12.99
9780373710911, titled "Dreamless" | Harlequin Books, October 1, 2002, cover price $5.25 | also contains Dreamless

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Product Description: A powerful novel in verse about an early women’s rights pioneer and the journey to Cuba that transformed her life.When Fredrika Bremer asked the Swedish Consulate to find her a quiet home in the Cuban countryside, she expected a rustic thatched hut, not this luxurious mansion in Matanzas, where Elena, the daughter of the house, can barely step foot outside...read more

Paperback:

9781250110961 | Reprint edition (Square Fish, March 7, 2017), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: A powerful novel in verse about an early women’s rights pioneer and the journey to Cuba that transformed her life.

Miscellaneous:

9781429959452 | 1 edition (Henry Holth & Co, March 16, 2010), cover price $9.99

School and Library:

9780805090826 | Henry Holt Books for Young Readers, March 16, 2010, cover price $17.99

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Product Description: Benito Mussolini was a man of many contradictions but with one driving ambition: to rule Italy and restore it to the power and splendor of the ancient Roman Empire, with himself as the new Caesar. He became the founder of the Fascist movement and dictator of all of Italy...read more
By Jules Archer and Iain C. Martin (foreword by)

Hardcover:

9781634501996 | Sky Pony Pr, February 7, 2017, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Benito Mussolini was a man of many contradictions but with one driving ambition: to rule Italy and restore it to the power and splendor of the ancient Roman Empire, with himself as the new Caesar.

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Product Description: Discover history through the eyes of one of the smartest, funniest, and coolest figures from America's past. This book presents 50 of Benjamin Franklin's famous "wise words" from Poor Richard's Almanack, his personal letters, and other writings, with sage advice on everything from good citizenship and manners to friendship and being happy...read more
By H. W. Brands (foreword by)

Hardcover:

9781426326998 | Natl Geographic Soc Childrens books, February 7, 2017, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Discover history through the eyes of one of the smartest, funniest, and coolest figures from America's past.

Library:

9781426327001 | Natl Geographic Soc Childrens books, February 7, 2017, cover price $26.90 | About this edition: Discover history through the eyes of one of the smartest, funniest, and coolest figures from America's past.

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Product Description: A fun and interactive Key Stage 1 beginners look at Guy Fawkes, and the Gunpowder Plot.This book tells the story of Guy Fawkes and his part in the Gunpowder Plot. Find out about Guy Fawke's early life, how and why he joined the plot to kill James I and what happened afterwards...read more

Hardcover:

9780750279161 | Gardners Books, September 26, 2013, cover price $16.75

Paperback:

9780750283724 | Wayland, January 31, 2017, cover price $10.99 | About this edition: A fun and interactive Key Stage 1 beginners look at Guy Fawkes, and the Gunpowder Plot.

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Through a review of their family and an examination of their political ideologies, a biography presents a look at two brothers who stood on opposing sides during the Civil War and how one, John Wilkes Booth, became the infamous assassin of President Abraham Lincoln.

Hardcover:

9780618096428 | Clarion Books, May 23, 2005, cover price $23.00 | About this edition: Through a review of their family and an examination of their political ideologies, a biography presents a look at two brothers who stood on opposing sides during the Civil War and how one, John Wilkes Booth, became the infamous assassin of President Abraham Lincoln.

Paperback:

9780544809741 | Harcourt Childrens Books, January 10, 2017, cover price $10.99

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Hardcover:

9780750288477 | Wayland, October 11, 2016, cover price $17.99

Paperback:

9780750299145 | Wayland, January 10, 2017, cover price $11.99

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National Geographic presents the 44 individuals who have led the U.S., plus America's newest commander-in-chief, in this up-to-date, authoritative, and lavishly illustrated family, school, and library reference. It features comprehensive profiles of the 44 former presidents along with timelines and descriptions of crucial events during their terms. Information about the 2016 president-elect is also included.   Thematic spreads cover a variety of topics from the history of voting rights to writing a presidential letter. Full-page portraits, famous quotes, and fascinating facts help kids get to know each leader. This new volume is a fascinating read and excellent reference for students and kids of all ages.

Hardcover:

9781426326851 | Natl Geographic Soc Childrens books, January 10, 2017, cover price $24.99

Library:

9781426326868 | Natl Geographic Soc Childrens books, January 10, 2017, cover price $34.90 | About this edition: National Geographic presents the 44 individuals who have led the U.

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By James Ransome (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9780802723680 | Bloomsbury USA, January 3, 2017, cover price $16.99

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Product Description: From Martha Washington to America's newest first lady, Melania Trump, meet the 46 exceptional women who left their mark on the White House. See how the role of the First Lady has evolved from being a gracious hostess to encompassing humanitarian work and even policy making...read more
By Dorling Kindersley, Inc. (corporate author)

Hardcover:

9781465458520 | Dk Pub, January 3, 2017, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: From Martha Washington to America's newest first lady, Melania Trump, meet the 46 exceptional women who left their mark on the White House.

Paperback:

9781465458513 | Reprint edition (Dk Pub, January 3, 2017), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: From Martha Washington to America's newest first lady, Melania Trump, meet the 46 exceptional women who left their mark on the White House.

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Offers information about America's most influential political office and details on the men who have filled it.

Hardcover:

9780789488985 | 2 edition (Dk Pub, September 1, 2003), cover price $15.99 | About this edition: Offers information about America's most influential political office and details on the men who have filled it.
9780789452436 | Dk Pub, April 1, 2000, cover price $15.99 | About this edition: Offers information about America's most influential political office and details on the men who have filled it.

Paperback:

9781465457707 | Dk Pub, January 3, 2017, cover price $9.99

Library:

9781465458377 | Dk Pub, January 3, 2017, cover price $19.99
9780789488992 | 2 edition (Dk Pub, September 1, 2003), cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Offers information about America's most influential political office and details on the men who have filled it.
9780789469922 | Dk Pub, September 1, 2000, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Offers information about America's most influential political office and details on the men who have filled it.

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By David Parkins (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9781770495203 | Tundra Books, January 5, 2016, cover price $17.99

Paperback:

9781101918821 | Reprint edition (Tundra Books, January 3, 2017), cover price $6.99

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Hardcover:

9780750288507 | Wayland, January 3, 2017, cover price $17.99

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World adventurer Rafe Caradec promises a dying rancher that he will keep the powerful locals from taking over his Wyoming ranch
By Renne Benoit (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9781770497955 | Tundra Books, January 5, 2016, cover price $17.99

Paperback:

9781770497962 | Reprint edition (Tundra Books, January 3, 2017), cover price $6.99
9780553232332, titled "Crossfire Trail" | Bantam Dell Pub Group, June 1, 1983, cover price $10.01 | also contains Crossfire Trail | About this edition: World adventurer Rafe Caradec promises a dying rancher that he will keep the powerful locals from taking over his Wyoming ranch

Hardcover:

9781426326615 | Natl Geographic Soc Childrens books, January 3, 2017, cover price $17.99

Library:

9781426326622 | Natl Geographic Soc Childrens books, December 27, 2016, cover price $27.90

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A biography of the African American woman whose refusal to give up her seat on a bus led to a bus boycott.
By Patricia A. Pingry and Steven Walker (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9780824919870 | Board book edition (Ideals Childrens Books, December 13, 2016), cover price $6.99
9780824966874 | Board book edition (Candy Cane Pr, February 15, 2007), cover price $6.99 | About this edition: A biography of the African American woman whose refusal to give up her seat on a bus led to a bus boycott.

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Now, I’m sure you know lots about Abraham Lincoln, the sixteenth president of the United States. But what you might not know is that Abe would never have become president if it hadn’t been for Austin Gollaher. Learn the story of what really happened to Honest Abe when he was just a kid in this nonfiction picture book that's perfect for President's Day and every day!   The year is 1816. Abe is only seven years old, and his pal, Austin Gollaher, is ten. Abe and Austin decide to journey down to Knob Creek. The water looks scary and deep, and Austin points out that they don’t know how to swim. Nevertheless, they decide to traverse it. I won’t tell you what happens, but let’s just say that our country wouldn’t be the same if Austin hadn’t been there to help his friend.   An ALA-ALSC Notable Children’s Book A Booklist Editors’ Choice A Bulletin Blue Ribbon Book   “Rewarding on many levels, this high-spirited picture book is an engaging example of metafiction for the younger set.” —Booklist, Starred   “A lively, participatory tale. . . . This is a book you should add to your shelves.” —School Library Journal, Starred   “It’s a winner.” —The Bulletin, Starred
By John Hendrix (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9780375837685, titled "Abe Lincoln Crosses a Creek: A Tall, Thin Tale (Introducing His Forgotten Frontier Friend)" | Schwartz & Wade Books, September 9, 2008, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Now, I’m sure you know lots about Abraham Lincoln, the sixteenth president of the United States.

Paperback:

9781524701581 | Reprint edition (Schwartz & Wade Books, December 13, 2016), cover price $7.99

Library:

9780375937682, titled "Abe Lincoln Crosses a Creek: A Tall, Thin Tale (Introducing His Forgotten Frontier Friend)" | Schwartz & Wade Books, September 9, 2008, cover price $19.99

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Hardcover:

9780824919863 | Board book edition (Ideals Childrens Books, December 13, 2016), cover price $6.99
9780824967291 | Board book edition (Candy Cane Pr, March 1, 2008), cover price $6.99

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By Nicole Tadgell (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9781580895682 | Charlesbridge Pub Inc, September 9, 2014, cover price $16.95

Paperback:

9781580895699 | Charlesbridge Pub Inc, December 6, 2016, cover price $7.95

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Paperback:

9781681570860 | Blue River Pr, December 1, 2016, cover price $5.99

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