Helen Keller: Her Life in Pictures

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Scholastic Nonfiction, 2007 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 80 pages
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Rare photographs and informative text tell the story of Helen Keller's life from the iconic moment at the pump through her career as goodwill delegate to the world.

The fascinating life of one of the most popular historical figures is told through images -- most rarely, if ever, seen -- from the American Foundation for the Blind and The Perkins School for the Blind. The images trace Keller's life from birth, to childhood with Annie Sullivan in the cottage, to college, and on to her many years as a dedicated social activist and spokesperson. We get a glimpse of her sense of humor, her experiences as a lecturer on the vaudeville circuit, her many pets, and her last quiet years in Connecticut.

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User Review  - Sarah Nolet - Goodreads

I really liked this book. It was nice how it balanced information about her life with historical facts and events. I felt like I was right there with her because of the actual pictures of her growing ... Read full review

Review: Helen Keller: Her Life In Pictures

User Review  - Goodreads

I really liked this book. It was nice how it balanced information about her life with historical facts and events. I felt like I was right there with her because of the actual pictures of her growing ... Read full review

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Author George Edward Sullivan was born on August 11, 1927, in Lowell, MA. Between 1945 and 1948, he was in the U.S. Navy, where he served as a journalist. He has written over 200 nonfiction books for children and young adults on a wide variety of topics. In 2005, his book BUILT TO LAST was honored with the Orbis Pictus Award for Outstanding Nonfiction for Children. Sullivan is a member of PEN, Authors Guild, Authors League of America, and the American Society of Journalists and Authors. He lives in New York with his wife.

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