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M.L.K: Journey of a King

M.L.K: Journey of a King

Tonya Bolden
Nonfiction
For ages 12 and up
Abrams, 2007   ISBN: 978-0810954762
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The Genius of Leonardo

The Genius of Leonardo

Guido Visconti
Illustrator:  Bimba Landmann 
Picture Book
For ages 7 to 12
Barefoot Books, 2000   ISBN: 978-1841483016
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Through Georgia’s Eyes

Through Georgia’s Eyes

Rachel Victoria Rodriguez
Illustrator:  Julie Paschkis 
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 4 to 8
Henry Holt, 2006   ISBN: 978-0805077407
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Michelangelo

Michelangelo

Diane Stanley
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 8 to 12
HarperCollins, 2000   ISBN: 978-0688150853
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Heart and Soul: The Story of Florence Nightingale

Heart and Soul: The Story of Florence Nightingale

Gena K. Gorrell
Nonfiction
For ages 12 and up
Tundra Books, 2000   ISBN: 978-0887767036
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Maria’s Comet

Maria’s Comet

Deborah Hopkinson
Illustrator:  Deborah Lanino 
Picture Book
For ages 5 to 8
Simon and Schuster, 1999   ISBN: 978-0689815010
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Beethoven Lives Upstairs

Beethoven Lives Upstairs

Barbara Nichol
Illustrator:  Scott Cameron 
Picture Book
For ages 6 to 9
Scholastic, 1994   ISBN: 978-0531068281
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The Heroic symphony

The Heroic symphony

Anna Harwell Celenza
Illustrator:  Joann E. Kitchel 
Nonfiction
For ages 6 to 10
Charlesbridge, 2004   ISBN: 978-1570915093
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Young Princesses Around the World: Elizabeth and the Royal Pony

Young Princesses Around the World: Elizabeth and the Royal Pony

Joan Holub
Illustrator:  Nonna Aleshina 
Nonfiction
For ages 6 to 9
Simon and Schuster, 2007   ISBN: 978-0689871917
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Lucy Maud Montgomery

Lucy Maud Montgomery

Alexandra Wallner
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 5 to 8
Holiday House, 2006   ISBN: 978-0823415496
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Oh, the places he went: A story about Dr. Seuss

Oh, the places he went: A story about Dr. Seuss

Maryann N. Weidt
Illustrator:  Kerry Maguire 
Nonfiction
For ages 8 to 10
Lerner, 1994   ISBN: 978-0876148235
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Beyond Little Women: A Story About Louisa May Alcott

Beyond Little Women: A Story About Louisa May Alcott

Susan Bivin Aller
Illustrator:  Qi Wang 
Nonfiction
For ages 8 to 10
Lerner Publishing Group, 2004   ISBN: 978-1575056364
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The Perfect Wizard: Hans Christian Andersen

The Perfect Wizard: Hans Christian Andersen

Jane Yolen
Illustrator:  Dennis Nolan 
Nonfiction Graphic Novel
For ages 6 to 9
Penguin, 2005   ISBN: 978-0525469551
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Vinnie and Abraham

Vinnie and Abraham

Dawn Fitzgerald
Illustrator:   Catherine Stock 
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 7 to 10
Charlesbridge, 2007   ISBN: 978-1570916588
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The Signers: The 56 Stories behind the Declaration of Independence

The Signers: The 56 Stories behind the Declaration of Independence

Dennis Brindell Fradin
Illustrator:  Michael McCurdy 
Nonfiction
For ages 14 to and up
Walker, 2003   ISBN: 978-0802788498
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