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Product Description: Who doesn't love Lucy? The legendary actress, producer, and comedian steps into the Who Was? spotlight.Much like her hit TV show, I Love Lucy, Americans in the 1950s fell in love with Lucy. Born in New York in 1911, Lucille Ball was always a natural performer...read more
By Nancy Harrison (illustrator)

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9780451533630 | Grosset & Dunlap, February 7, 2017, cover price $15.99 | About this edition: Who doesn't love Lucy?

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Product Description: will.i.am is a music and style sensation! Founder of the pop group Black Eyed Peas, solo artist and collaborator, he is one of the biggest names on the music scene today. He is known for his awesome outfits and amazing musical talent, his appearance on The Voice, his philanthropism and much more...read more

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9780750289474 | Wayland, January 31, 2017, cover price $11.99 | About this edition: will.

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Product Description: We can all be heroes. That’s the inspiring message of this New York Times bestselling picture book biography series from historian and author Brad Meltzer. This volume focuses on Jim Henson, the creator of the Muppets and Sesame Street...read more
By Christopher Eliopoulos (illustrator)

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9780525428503 | Dial Books for Young Readers, January 10, 2017, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: We can all be heroes.

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Product Description: A member of the group Take That, as well as a solo artist, Gary Barlow is one of the biggest names on the music scene today. He is known for his amazing musical talent, his appearance on The X Factor and much more. Find out everything about the man behind the microphone; his inspirations, where he grew up, his interests, his charity work, and even what his first toy was! A fantastic resource for biography based project work...read more

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9780750282642 | Gardners Books, September 11, 2014, cover price $20.10 | About this edition: Gary Barlow is a national treasure!

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9780750289559 | Wayland, November 8, 2016, cover price $11.99 | About this edition: A member of the group Take That, as well as a solo artist, Gary Barlow is one of the biggest names on the music scene today.

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Product Description: Discover more about the comedy team that perfected the art of the pie fight!The Three Stooges were the hardworking children of immigrants and discovered a love of performing at an early age. Starting out as a vaudeville act, they soon transitioned into movies, becoming a worldwide sensation in feature films and shorts...read more

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9780448488660 | Dgs rep edition (Grosset & Dunlap, October 18, 2016), cover price $5.99 | About this edition: Discover more about the comedy team that perfected the art of the pie fight!

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9780399542442 | Grosset & Dunlap, October 18, 2016, cover price $15.99 | About this edition: Discover more about the comedy team that perfected the art of the pie fight!

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Product Description: Discover more about Stevie Wonder, the music prodigy whose awards include 25 Grammy Awards and the Presidential Medal of Freedom.Stevie Wonder is one of the most successful singer-songwriter-musicians of our time. Signing his first record deal when he was only eleven, he had his first No...read more

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9780448488585 | Dgs rep edition (Grosset & Dunlap, October 18, 2016), cover price $5.99 | About this edition: Discover more about Stevie Wonder, the music prodigy whose awards include 25 Grammy Awards and the Presidential Medal of Freedom.

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9780399542435 | Grosset & Dunlap, October 18, 2016, cover price $15.99 | About this edition: Discover more about Stevie Wonder, the music prodigy whose awards include 25 Grammy Awards and the Presidential Medal of Freedom.

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Product Description: Not only was Bruce Springsteen "Born in the USA," he has risen to become a twenty-time Grammy winner and American icon.Bruce Springsteen grew up in a blue-collar New Jersey town, where his parents struggled to make ends meet. Bruce didn't fit in at school but found solace in rock and roll and playing guitar...read more

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9780448487038 | Dgs edition (Grosset & Dunlap, September 27, 2016), cover price $5.99 | About this edition: Not only was Bruce Springsteen "Born in the USA," he has risen to become a twenty-time Grammy winner and American icon.

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9780451533616 | Grosset & Dunlap, September 27, 2016, cover price $15.99 | About this edition: Not only was Bruce Springsteen "Born in the USA," he has risen to become a twenty-time Grammy winner and American icon.

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Product Description: Misty Copeland is one of the most famous dancers in the world. But before she was dancing for millions of fans, Misty was just a young girl who loved ballet, even though she didn't look like the typical ballerina. Learn how she made it all the way to the top in this exciting level 3 biography...read more
By Erwin Madrid (illustrator)

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9781338032222 | Scholastic Nonfiction, September 27, 2016, cover price $3.99 | About this edition: Misty Copeland is one of the most famous dancers in the world.

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Product Description: A moving biography of the late Leonard Nimoy, the iconic Spock from Star Trek, whose story exemplifies the American experience and the power of pursuing your dreams.“A wonderful new biography of Nimoy for children, and […] one of the most unapologetically Jewish profiles for kids in ages...read more
By Edel Rodriguez (illustrator)

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9781101933305 | Alfred a Knopf Inc, September 6, 2016, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: A moving biography of the late Leonard Nimoy, the iconic Spock from Star Trek, whose story exemplifies the American experience and the power of pursuing your dreams.

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9781101933312 | Alfred a Knopf Inc, September 6, 2016, cover price $20.99 | About this edition: A moving biography of the late Leonard Nimoy, the iconic Spock from Star Trek, whose story exemplifies the American experience and the power of pursuing your dreams.

Product Description: Behind every amazing movie is an amazing director! Movie Makers follows six successful directors along their journeys from young dreamers to Hollywood legends. Each engaging book traces a director's childhood, education, and career...read more

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9781680781809 | Checkerboard Library, August 15, 2016, cover price $162.42 | About this edition: Behind every amazing movie is an amazing director!

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Product Description: This title examines the remarkable life of Jennifer Lee. Readers will learn about her family background, childhood, and education, her career as a movie producer and director, and her famous works. Color photos and informative sidebars accompany easy-to-read, compelling text...read more

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9781680781847 | Checkerboard Library, August 15, 2016, cover price $27.07 | About this edition: This title examines the remarkable life of Jennifer Lee.

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Product Description: This title examines the remarkable life of Peter Jackson. Readers will learn about his family background, childhood, and education, his career as a movie producer and director, and his famous works. Color photos and informative sidebars accompany easy-to-read, compelling text...read more

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9781680781823 | Checkerboard Library, August 15, 2016, cover price $27.07 | About this edition: This title examines the remarkable life of Peter Jackson.

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Product Description: Oprah Winfrey hosted the most successful television talk show in history. Her warm personality and inspiring interviews impacted many people. Zoom in on her life through engaging photos and easy-to-read text, complete with quick stats, key dates, and bolded glossary terms.

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9781680792249 | Abdo Zoom, August 15, 2016, cover price $27.07 | About this edition: Oprah Winfrey hosted the most successful television talk show in history.

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Product Description: This title examines the remarkable life of J.J. Abrams. Readers will learn about his family background, childhood, and education, his career as a movie producer and director, and his famous works. Color photos and informative sidebars accompany easy-to-read, compelling text...read more

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9781680781816 | Checkerboard Library, August 15, 2016, cover price $27.07 | About this edition: This title examines the remarkable life of J.

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Product Description: Details the life and career of Director and Producer Steven Spielberg.

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9781680781861 | Checkerboard Library, August 15, 2016, cover price $27.07 | About this edition: Details the life and career of Director and Producer Steven Spielberg.

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9781680781830 | Checkerboard Library, August 15, 2016, cover price $27.07

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Product Description: History Maker Biographies takes a look into the lives of past and present distinguished people who have gone down in history for contributing to sports, society, science, entertainment, and more. Each title features relevant and/or historical photographs, photo captions, and a timeline...read more

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9781680807370 | Abdo Kids, August 15, 2016, cover price $171.00 | About this edition: History Maker Biographies takes a look into the lives of past and present distinguished people who have gone down in history for contributing to sports, society, science, entertainment, and more.

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Product Description: This title examines the remarkable life of George Lucas. Readers will learn about his family background, childhood, and education, his career as a movie producer and director, and his famous works. Color photos and informative sidebars accompany easy-to-read, compelling text...read more

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9781680781854 | Checkerboard Library, August 15, 2016, cover price $27.07 | About this edition: This title examines the remarkable life of George Lucas.

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Product Description: Zoe Saldana wanted to be an action hero since she was a child. She has starred in many kinds of movies but is best known for her roles in Avatar, Star Trek and Guardians of the Galaxy. How did she rise to fame? This book follows her story through dance student, acting classes and theater to TV and movies...read more

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9781515709626 | Capstone Pr Inc, August 1, 2016, cover price $27.99 | About this edition: Zoe Saldana wanted to be an action hero since she was a child.

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Product Description: Science fiction has long been a popular genre of Hollywood cinema, and it is the film directors job to turn scripts into believable alien worlds for the big screen. Profiled in this book are six gifted sci-fi directors: Steven Spielberg, George Lucas, Stanley Kubrick, James Cameron, Christopher Nolan, and J...read more

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9781682820308 | Referencepoint Pr Inc, August 1, 2016, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Science fiction has long been a popular genre of Hollywood cinema, and it is the film directors job to turn scripts into believable alien worlds for the big screen.

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Product Description: Readers will enjoy exploring hidden aspects of their personality in the Best Quiz Ever series, an engaging set of quiz books. Written with a high interest level to appeal to a more mature audience and a lower level of complexity with clear visuals to help struggling readers along...read more

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9781634713054 | Reprint edition (45th Parallel Pr, August 1, 2016), cover price $14.21 | About this edition: Readers will enjoy exploring hidden aspects of their personality in the Best Quiz Ever series, an engaging set of quiz books.

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9781634711074 | 45th Parallel Pr, August 1, 2016, cover price $29.93 | About this edition: Readers will enjoy exploring hidden aspects of their personality in the Best Quiz Ever series, an engaging set of quiz books.

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Product Description: Dwayne Johnson is well known in the movie world for his role as Hercules, but he is also "The Rock", a professional wrestler. How did he make the transition from wrestler to action movie star? This book follows Dwayne's journey from high school football team and football scholarship, through wrestling champion, into TV appearances and the big screen...read more

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9781515710967 | Capstone Pr Inc, August 1, 2016, cover price $27.99 | About this edition: Dwayne Johnson is well known in the movie world for his role as Hercules, but he is also "The Rock", a professional wrestler.

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Product Description: Scarlett Johansson has starred in movies of all kinds. Her fame as an action movie star began with her role as Black Widow in the Marvel movies. But how did she become such a versatile star? This book looks at Scarlett's career, from her childhood appearances on TV through theater work into movies and celebrity status...read more

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9781515710974 | Capstone Pr Inc, August 1, 2016, cover price $27.99 | About this edition: Scarlett Johansson has starred in movies of all kinds.

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