Carole Boston Weatherford - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2014 - 40 pages
From award-winners Carole Boston Weatherford and Raul Colón comes the story of a little girl from Mississippi who became a beloved star—one whose song soared on the breath of her ancestors and paved the way for those who followed.
James Bradley, Ron Powers - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2012 - 224 pages
Here is the true story behind the immortal photograph that has come to symbolize the courage and indomitable will of America. In February 1945, American Marines plunged into the surf at Iwo Jima–and into history.
Barack Obama - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2010 - 40 pages
This beautiful book celebrates the characteristics that unite all Americans, from our nation’s founders to generations to come. It is about the potential within each of us to pursue our dreams and forge our own paths.
Eric Haney - History - 2003 - 403 pages
Inside Delta Force brings honor to these singular men while it puts us in the middle of action that is sudden, frightening, and nonstop around the world. From the Hardcover edition.
Condoleezza Rice - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2010 - 336 pages
Condoleezza Rice: A Memoir of My Extraordinary, Ordinary Parents and Me is a fascinating and inspirational story for young people. Includes a 16-page photo insert. From the Hardcover edition.
Walter Dean Myers - Juvenile Fiction - 2001 - 192 pages
We meet Angela, who starts having prophetic dreams after her father is killed and Big Joe, who wants a bang-up funeral while he's still around to enjoy it. Some of these stories are private, and some are the ones behind the headlines.
Koren Zailckas - Fiction - 2013 - 384 pages
From Koren Zailckas, author of the iconic memoir SMASHED: an electrifying debut novel about a family being torn apart by the woman who claims to love them most Josephine Hurst has her family under control.