Helen Keller

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Holiday House, May 22, 2006 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 32 pages
This easy-to-read relates the remarkable life of Helen Keller, the tragic illness that made her world forever dark and silent, and the teacher who gave her a new kind of language and a new hope.

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User Review  - lah030 - LibraryThing

Biography. This story is a biography of Helen killers life. I would use this Tory to show students how to overcome obstacles, challenges, and introduce students to the biography formate of a story. Read full review

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User Review  - Megan.Masserant - LibraryThing

This book tells the story about Helen Keller, a girl who became blind and deaf from an illness. Despite the severe difficulty to communicate, with the help of a teacher, Helen learned to speak, read, and write. She was one of the most famous and inspiring women of her time. Read full review

Contents

Illness
4
Hope and Love
21
Important Dates
31
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About the author (2006)

David A. Adler was born in New York City. He attended Queen's College in New York City and later, earned an MBA in Marketing from New York University. He writes both fiction and non-fiction. He is the author of Cam Jansen mysteries and the Andy Russell titles. His titles has earned him numerous awards including a Sydney Taylor Book Award for his title "The Number on My Grandfather's Arm," "A Picture Book of Jewish Holidays" was named a Notable Book of 1981 by the American Library Association and "Our Golda" was named a Carter G. Woodson Award Honor Book.

John Wallner has illustrated many titles in David A. Adler's Picture Book Biography series. He lives in Maine.

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