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Who Was Langston Hughes? (Who Was?) By Billy Merrell, Who HQ, Gregory Copeland (Illustrator) Cover Image
Who Was Langston Hughes? (Who Was?) (Paperback) By Billy Merrell, Who HQ, Gregory Copeland (Illustrator) $6.99
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The March on Washington (American Girl: Real Stories From My Time) By Bonnie Bader, Kelley McMorris (Illustrator) Cover Image
The March on Washington (American Girl: Real Stories From My Time) (Paperback) By Bonnie Bader, Kelley McMorris (Illustrator) $5.99
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My Lost Freedom: A Japanese American World War II Story By George Takei, Michelle Lee (Illustrator) Cover Image
My Lost Freedom: A Japanese American World War II Story (Hardcover) By George Takei, Michelle Lee (Illustrator) $19.99
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Farewell to Manzanar By Jeanne Wakatsuki Houston, James D. Houston (Illustrator), James D. Houston Cover Image
Farewell to Manzanar (Paperback) By Jeanne Wakatsuki Houston, James D. Houston (Illustrator), James D. Houston $10.99
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The Boys in the Boat (Young Readers Adaptation): The True Story of an American Team's Epic Journey to Win Gold at the 1936 Olympics By Daniel James Brown Cover Image
The Boys in the Boat (Young Readers Adaptation): The True Story of an American Team's Epic Journey to Win Gold at the 1936 Olympics (Paperback) By Daniel James Brown $11.99
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Coretta: The Autobiography of Mrs. Coretta Scott King By Coretta Scott King, Ekua Holmes (Illustrator) Cover Image
Coretta: The Autobiography of Mrs. Coretta Scott King (Hardcover) By Coretta Scott King, Ekua Holmes (Illustrator) $18.99
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Balloons Over Broadway: The True Story of the Puppeteer of Macy's Parade By Melissa Sweet, Melissa Sweet (Illustrator) Cover Image
Balloons Over Broadway: The True Story of the Puppeteer of Macy's Parade (Hardcover) By Melissa Sweet, Melissa Sweet (Illustrator) $17.99
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Made in Asian America: A History for Young People By Erika Lee, Christina Soontornvat Cover Image
Made in Asian America: A History for Young People (Hardcover) By Erika Lee, Christina Soontornvat $19.99
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What Were the Shark Attacks of 1916? (What Was?) By Nico Medina, Who HQ, Tim Foley (Illustrator) Cover Image
What Were the Shark Attacks of 1916? (What Was?) (Paperback) By Nico Medina, Who HQ, Tim Foley (Illustrator) $7.99
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Eyewitness World War I (DK Eyewitness) By DK Cover Image
Eyewitness World War I (DK Eyewitness) (Hardcover) By DK $16.99
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Separate Is Never Equal: Sylvia Mendez and Her Family's Fight for Desegregation By Duncan Tonatiuh Cover Image
Separate Is Never Equal: Sylvia Mendez and Her Family's Fight for Desegregation (Hardcover) By Duncan Tonatiuh $19.99
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Down Cut Shin Creek: The Pack Horse Librarians of Kentucky By Kathi Appelt, Jeanne Cannella Schmitzer Cover Image
Down Cut Shin Creek: The Pack Horse Librarians of Kentucky (Hardcover) By Kathi Appelt, Jeanne Cannella Schmitzer $19.95
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Jimmy's Rhythm & Blues: The Extraordinary Life of James Baldwin By Michelle Meadows, Jamiel Law (Illustrator) Cover Image
Jimmy's Rhythm & Blues: The Extraordinary Life of James Baldwin (Hardcover) By Michelle Meadows, Jamiel Law (Illustrator) $19.99
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The Wild River and the Great Dam: The Construction of Hoover Dam and the Vanishing Colorado River By Simon Boughton Cover Image
The Wild River and the Great Dam: The Construction of Hoover Dam and the Vanishing Colorado River (Hardcover) By Simon Boughton $19.99
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The Port Chicago 50: Disaster, Mutiny, and the Fight for Civil Rights (National Book Award Finalist) By Steve Sheinkin Cover Image
The Port Chicago 50: Disaster, Mutiny, and the Fight for Civil Rights (National Book Award Finalist) (Paperback) By Steve Sheinkin $14.99
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What Was the Great Molasses Flood of 1919? (What Was?) By Kirsten Anderson, Who HQ, Dede Putra (Illustrator) Cover Image
What Was the Great Molasses Flood of 1919? (What Was?) (Paperback) By Kirsten Anderson, Who HQ, Dede Putra (Illustrator) $7.99
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Martin's Big Words: The Life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. (Caldecott Honor Book) (A Big Words Book #1) By Doreen Rappaport, Bryan Collier (Illustrator) Cover Image
Martin's Big Words: The Life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. (Caldecott Honor Book) (A Big Words Book #1) (Paperback) By Doreen Rappaport, Bryan Collier (Illustrator) $9.99
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Let Us March On!: James Weldon Johnson and the Silent Protest Parade By Yohuru Williams, Michael G. Long, Xia Gordon (Illustrator) Cover Image
Let Us March On!: James Weldon Johnson and the Silent Protest Parade (Hardcover) By Yohuru Williams, Michael G. Long, Xia Gordon (Illustrator) $18.99
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My Little Golden Book About Martin Luther King Jr. By Bonnie Bader, Sue Cornelison (Illustrator) Cover Image
My Little Golden Book About Martin Luther King Jr. (Hardcover) By Bonnie Bader, Sue Cornelison (Illustrator) $5.99 Email or call for price
The Story of Titanic for Children: Astonishing Little-Known Facts and Details about the Most Famous Ship in the World By Joe Fullman Cover Image
The Story of Titanic for Children: Astonishing Little-Known Facts and Details about the Most Famous Ship in the World (Mass Market Paperbound) By Joe Fullman $14.95
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Contenders: Two Native Baseball Players, One World Series By Traci Sorell, Arigon Starr (Illustrator) Cover Image
Contenders: Two Native Baseball Players, One World Series (Hardcover) By Traci Sorell, Arigon Starr (Illustrator) $19.99
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Witch Hunt: The Cold War, Joe McCarthy, and the Red Scare By Andrea Balis, Elizabeth Levy, Tim Foley (Illustrator) Cover Image
Witch Hunt: The Cold War, Joe McCarthy, and the Red Scare (Hardcover) By Andrea Balis, Elizabeth Levy, Tim Foley (Illustrator) $20.99
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Moonwalk: The First Trip to the Moon (Step into Reading) By Judy Donnelly Cover Image
Moonwalk: The First Trip to the Moon (Step into Reading) (Paperback) By Judy Donnelly $5.99
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Who Was Neil Armstrong? (Who Was?) By Roberta Edwards, Who HQ, Stephen Marchesi (Illustrator) Cover Image
Who Was Neil Armstrong? (Who Was?) (Paperback) By Roberta Edwards, Who HQ, Stephen Marchesi (Illustrator) $5.99 Email or call for price
Becoming Babe Ruth: Candlewick Biographies By Matt Tavares, Matt Tavares (Illustrator) Cover Image
Becoming Babe Ruth: Candlewick Biographies (Paperback) By Matt Tavares, Matt Tavares (Illustrator) $5.99
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Ida B. Wells Marches for the Vote By Dinah Johnson, Jerry Jordan (Illustrator) Cover Image
Ida B. Wells Marches for the Vote (Hardcover) By Dinah Johnson, Jerry Jordan (Illustrator) $18.99
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Seen and Unseen: What Dorothea Lange, Toyo Miyatake, and Ansel Adams's Photographs Reveal About the Japanese American Incarceration By Lauren Tamaki (Illustrator), Elizabeth Partridge Cover Image
Seen and Unseen: What Dorothea Lange, Toyo Miyatake, and Ansel Adams's Photographs Reveal About the Japanese American Incarceration (Hardcover) By Lauren Tamaki (Illustrator), Elizabeth Partridge $21.99
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The Radium Girls: Young Readers' Edition: The Scary but True Story of the Poison that Made People Glow in the Dark By Kate Moore Cover Image
The Radium Girls: Young Readers' Edition: The Scary but True Story of the Poison that Made People Glow in the Dark (Paperback) By Kate Moore $10.99
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Pride: The Story of Harvey Milk and the Rainbow Flag By Rob Sanders, Steven Salerno (Illustrator) Cover Image
Pride: The Story of Harvey Milk and the Rainbow Flag (Hardcover) By Rob Sanders, Steven Salerno (Illustrator) $18.99
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Follow Your Dreams, Little One (Vashti Harrison’s Little Ones #3) By Vashti Harrison Cover Image
Follow Your Dreams, Little One (Vashti Harrison’s Little Ones #3) (Board book) By Vashti Harrison $8.99
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Free to Learn: How Alfredo Lopez Fought for the Right to Go to School By Cynthia Levinson, Mirelle Ortega (Illustrator) Cover Image
Free to Learn: How Alfredo Lopez Fought for the Right to Go to School (Hardcover) By Cynthia Levinson, Mirelle Ortega (Illustrator) $18.99
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Bomb: The Race to Build--and Steal--the World's Most Dangerous Weapon (Newbery Honor Book & National Book Award Finalist) By Steve Sheinkin Cover Image
Bomb: The Race to Build--and Steal--the World's Most Dangerous Weapon (Newbery Honor Book & National Book Award Finalist) (Paperback) By Steve Sheinkin $16.99
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Tragedy at Sea: The Sinking of the Titanic By David Long, Stefano Tambellini (Illustrator) Cover Image
Tragedy at Sea: The Sinking of the Titanic (Paperback) By David Long, Stefano Tambellini (Illustrator) $8.99
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Choosing Brave: How Mamie Till-Mobley and Emmett Till Sparked the Civil Rights Movement (Caldecott Honor Book) By Angela Joy, Janelle Washington (Illustrator) Cover Image
Choosing Brave: How Mamie Till-Mobley and Emmett Till Sparked the Civil Rights Movement (Caldecott Honor Book) (Hardcover) By Angela Joy, Janelle Washington (Illustrator) $19.99
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Attacked!: Pearl Harbor and the Day War Came to America By Marc Favreau Cover Image
Attacked!: Pearl Harbor and the Day War Came to America (Hardcover) By Marc Favreau $17.99
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The Mine Wars: The Bloody Fight for Workers' Rights in the West Virginia Coalfields By Steve Watkins Cover Image
The Mine Wars: The Bloody Fight for Workers' Rights in the West Virginia Coalfields (Hardcover) By Steve Watkins $19.99
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I am Martin Luther King, Jr. (Ordinary People Change the World) By Brad Meltzer, Christopher Eliopoulos (Illustrator) Cover Image
I am Martin Luther King, Jr. (Ordinary People Change the World) (Hardcover) By Brad Meltzer, Christopher Eliopoulos (Illustrator) $16.99
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Lucy!: How Lucille Ball Did It All By Amy Guglielmo, Jacqueline Tourville, Brigette Barrager (Illustrator) Cover Image
Lucy!: How Lucille Ball Did It All (Hardcover) By Amy Guglielmo, Jacqueline Tourville, Brigette Barrager (Illustrator) $19.99
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A Place Called America: A Story of the Land and People By Jennifer Thermes Cover Image
A Place Called America: A Story of the Land and People (Hardcover) By Jennifer Thermes $22.99
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What Was the Titanic? (What Was?) By Stephanie Sabol, Who HQ, Gregory Copeland (Illustrator) Cover Image
What Was the Titanic? (What Was?) (Paperback) By Stephanie Sabol, Who HQ, Gregory Copeland (Illustrator) $5.99
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A Grand Idea: How William J. Wilgus Created Grand Central Terminal By Megan Hoyt, David Szalay (Illustrator) Cover Image
A Grand Idea: How William J. Wilgus Created Grand Central Terminal (Hardcover) By Megan Hoyt, David Szalay (Illustrator) $19.99
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I Am Osage: How Clarence Tinker Became the First Native American Major General By Kim Rogers, Bobby Von Martin (Illustrator) Cover Image
I Am Osage: How Clarence Tinker Became the First Native American Major General (Hardcover) By Kim Rogers, Bobby Von Martin (Illustrator) $19.99
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The Great Influenza: The True Story of the Deadliest Pandemic in History (Young Readers Edition) By John M. Barry Cover Image
The Great Influenza: The True Story of the Deadliest Pandemic in History (Young Readers Edition) (Hardcover) By John M. Barry $17.99
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The Edmund Fitzgerald: The Song of the Bell (True Story) By Kathy-Jo Wargin, Gijsbert Van Frankenhuyzen (Illustrator) Cover Image
The Edmund Fitzgerald: The Song of the Bell (True Story) (Hardcover) By Kathy-Jo Wargin, Gijsbert Van Frankenhuyzen (Illustrator) $18.99
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Exclusion and the Chinese American Story (Race to the Truth) By Sarah-SoonLing Blackburn Cover Image
Exclusion and the Chinese American Story (Race to the Truth) (Paperback) By Sarah-SoonLing Blackburn $8.99
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Who Was Amelia Earhart? (Who Was?) By Kate Boehm Jerome, Who HQ, David Cain (Illustrator) Cover Image
Who Was Amelia Earhart? (Who Was?) (Paperback) By Kate Boehm Jerome, Who HQ, David Cain (Illustrator) $5.99
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More Than a Dream: The Radical March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom By Yohuru Williams, Michael G. Long Cover Image
More Than a Dream: The Radical March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom (Hardcover) By Yohuru Williams, Michael G. Long $21.99
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My Selma: True Stories of a Southern Childhood at the Height of the Civil Rights Movement By Willie Mae Brown Cover Image
My Selma: True Stories of a Southern Childhood at the Height of the Civil Rights Movement (Hardcover) By Willie Mae Brown $16.99
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