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              DK Life Stories Jane Goodall

              DK Life Stories Jane Goodall (Hardback)

              Illustrated by Ager, Charlotte; By Romero, Libby

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              In this kids biography, discover the inspiring story of Jane Goodall, whose work with chimpanzees changed the way we understand animals and ourselves. Jane Goodall was a pioneer of primatology through her groundbreaking work with chimpanzees in Africa. When she embarked on her ca...reer, women were discouraged from conducting scientific research, especially when that work meant living side by side with wild animals. A self-taught scientist, Jane bravely ventured out into the bush of Tanzania to learn about the secret world of chimpanzees. Discover how, through perseverance and perceptive observation, she gained access to these elusive creatures and discovered that they are not so different from us. This new biography series from DK goes beyond the basic facts to tell the true life stories of history's most interesting people. Full-colour photographs and hand-drawn illustrations complement thoughtfully written, age-appropriate text to create an engaging book children will enjoy reading. Definition boxes, information sidebars, maps, inspiring quotes, and other nonfiction text features add depth, and a handy reference section at the back makes this the one biography series everyone will want to collect. Each book also includes an author's introduction letter, a glossary, and an index.
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              ISBN 9780241377888
              Released NZ 20 Aug 2019
              Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
              Interest Age 7-9 years
              Series Life Stories
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              DK Life Stories Nelson Mandela

              DK Life Stories Nelson Mandela (Hardback)

              By Krensky, Stephen; Illustrated by Ager, Charlotte

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              In this kids biography, discover the inspiring story of Nelson Mandela, who became the first black president of South Africa after spending 27 years in prison. In 1964, Nelson Mandela was sentenced to a lifetime in jail. His crime? Attempting to overthrow a government that openly... discriminated against its black citizens. After spending 27 years behind bars, Mandela was released, allowing him to continue his struggle for equality in South Africa-and to become the country's first black president. In this biography book for kids ages 8-11, learn all about Mandela's incredible life, his fight against apartheid, and how he helped bring peace to his nation. This new biography series from DK goes beyond the basic facts to tell the true life stories of history's most interesting people. Full-colour photographs and hand-drawn illustrations complement thoughtfully written, age-appropriate text to create an engaging book children will enjoy reading. Definition boxes, information sidebars, maps, inspiring quotes, and other nonfiction text features add depth, and a handy reference section at the back makes this the one biography series everyone will want to collect. Each book also includes an author's introduction letter, a glossary, and an index.
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              ISBN 9780241377918
              Released NZ 16 Jul 2019
              Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
              Interest Age 7-9 years
              Series Life Stories
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              DK Life Stories Anne Frank

              DK Life Stories Anne Frank (Hardback)

              By Krensky, Stephen; Illustrated by Ager, Charlotte

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              In this biography, discover the incredible story of Anne Frank, the courageous young writer who hid from the Nazis during World War II. Anne Frank's diary is read by children and adults worldwide. It tells two stories: one of an extraordinary young girl living in hiding during on...e of the most fearsome times in history, and one of a relatable young girl facing the same questions and troubles that kids come up against today. Learn how both sides of this puzzle made up the person who is Anne Frank. Meet her family and friends, explore The Annex where they hid, and see her story put in historical context alongside information about World War II and the Holocaust, and Hitler and Nazi Germany. This new biography series from DK goes beyond the basic facts to tell the true life stories of history's most interesting people. Full-color photographs and hand-drawn illustrations complement thoughtfully written, age-appropriate text to create an engaging book children will enjoy reading. Definition boxes, information sidebars, maps, inspiring quotes, and other nonfiction text features add depth, and a handy reference section at the back makes this the one biography series every teacher and librarian will want to collect. Each book also includes an author's introduction letter, a glossary, and an index.
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              ISBN 9780241301869
              Released NZ 8 Jan 2019
              Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
              Interest Age 9-11 years
              Series Life Stories
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              DK Life Stories Helen Keller

              DK Life Stories Helen Keller (Hardback)

              By Romero, Libby; Illustrated by Ager, Charlotte

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              In this kids' biography, discover the inspiring story of Helen Keller, who overcame the odds by learning to understand and communicate with the world. Helen Keller lost her sight and hearing due to an early childhood illness and spent the first 6 years of her life unable to inter...act with other people. She remained isolated from the outside world until Anne Sullivan came to work as her teacher. In this biography book for kids ages 8-11, learn all about Helen Keller's amazing life and achievements - how she learned to read Braille and speak, go to college, write books, and ultimately revolutionize the world through her activism on behalf of the deaf and blind. This new biography series from DK goes beyond the basic facts to tell the true life stories of history's most interesting people. Full-color photographs and hand-drawn illustrations complement thoughtfully written, age-appropriate text to create an engaging book children will enjoy reading. Definition boxes, information sidebars, maps, inspiring quotes, and other nonfiction text features add depth, and a handy reference section at the back makes this the one biography series every teacher and librarian will want to collect. Each book also includes an author's introduction letter, a glossary, and an index.
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              ISBN 9780241322932
              Released NZ 8 Jan 2019
              Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
              Interest Age 9-11 years
              Series Life Stories
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              DK Life Stories Gandhi

              DK Life Stories Gandhi (Hardback)

              By Bailey, Diane; Illustrated by Ager, Charlotte

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              In this biography, discover the inspiring life story of Mohandas Gandhi, who successfully used his teachings of non-violence to win his country's freedom. Mohandas Gandhi was born at a time when his home country was choked under the oppression of British rule. Although many thoug...ht that violence was the only way to fight this injustice, Gandhi successfully used his teachings of non-violence and civil disobedience to win his country's freedom - and create a philosophy of peace and equality. Called Mahatma, or great soul, by his many followers, Gandhi's inspiring words and deeds still resonate worldwide today. This new biography series from DK goes beyond the basic facts to tell the true life stories of history's most interesting people. Full-color photographs and hand-drawn illustrations complement thoughtfully written, age-appropriate text to create an engaging book children will enjoy reading. Definition boxes, information sidebars, maps, inspiring quotes, and other nonfiction text features add depth, and a handy reference section at the back makes this the one biography series every teacher and librarian will want to collect. Each book also includes an author's introduction letter, a glossary, and an index.
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              ISBN 9780241356333
              Released NZ 8 Jan 2019
              Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
              Interest Age 9-11 years
              Series Life Stories
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              DK Life Stories Florence Nightingale

              DK Life Stories Florence Nightingale (Hardback)

              By Jazynka, Kitson; Illustrated by Ager, Charlotte

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              In this biography, discover the fascinating story of Florence Nightingale, who cared for British soldiers during wartime as the Lady of the Lamp. Florence Nightingale was a pioneer of nursing at a time when women were discouraged from working outside the home, especially in the f...ield of science. She saved many lives both on and off the battlefield through implementing a new standard of medical care, and by leading groups of nurses to improve conditions. In this biography book for kids ages 8-11, learn all about the inspiring story of Florence Nightingale - social reformer, statistician, and mother of modern nursing who bucked the social norms of her day and changed the world. This new biography series from DK goes beyond the basic facts to tell the true life stories of history's most interesting people. Full-color photographs and hand-drawn illustrations complement thoughtfully written, age-appropriate text to create an engaging book children will enjoy reading. Definition boxes, information sidebars, maps, inspiring quotes, and other nonfiction text features add depth, and a handy reference section at the back makes this the one biography series every teacher and librarian will want to collect. Each book also includes an author's introduction letter, a glossary, and an index.
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              ISBN 9780241356319
              Released NZ 2 Apr 2019
              Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
              Interest Age 9-11 years
              Series Life Stories
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              DK Life Stories Martin Luther King Jr

              DK Life Stories Martin Luther King Jr (Hardback)

              By Calkhoven, Laurie; Illustrated by Ager, Charlotte

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              In this biography, discover the amazing story of Martin Luther King Jr, whose powerful words and dreams for the future inspired the world. Martin Luther King Jr. will always be remembered for his famous I have a dream speech, which he gave during the March on Washington in 1963. ...But his life before and after that big event, and his other enormous contributions to the Civil Rights Movement in the United States, largely go unspoken. In this biography for kids ages 8-11, learn all about MLK - from his early family life and experiences in education, to his untimely death and the worldwide mourning and riots that followed. This new biography series from DK goes beyond the basic facts to tell the true life stories of history's most interesting people. Full-color photographs and hand-drawn illustrations complement thoughtfully written, age-appropriate text to create an engaging book children will enjoy reading. Definition boxes, information sidebars, maps, inspiring quotes, and other nonfiction text features add depth, and a handy reference section at the back makes this the one biography series every teacher and librarian will want to collect. Each book also includes an author's introduction letter, a glossary, and an index.
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              ISBN 9780241322888
              Released NZ 16 Apr 2019
              Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
              Interest Age 9-11 years
              Series Life Stories
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              DK Life Stories Katherine Johnson
                

              DK Life Stories Katherine Johnson (PDF ebook)

              By Wilkins, Ebony Joy; Illustrated by Ager, Charlotte

              In this biography, discover the inspiring story of Katherine Johnson, famed NASA mathematician and one of the subjects of the award-winning 2016 film Hidden Figures. It was an incredible accomplishment when the United States first put a person on the Moon - but without the incred...ible behind-the-scenes work of NASA mathematician Katherine Johnson, such a feat could not have been possible. Follow her remarkable journey from growing up in West Virginia, to becoming a teacher, to breaking barriers at NASA and receiving the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 2015. This new biography series from DK goes beyond the basic facts to tell the true life stories of history's most interesting people. Full-color photographs and hand-drawn illustrations complement thoughtfully written, age-appropriate text to create an engaging book children will enjoy reading. Definition boxes, information sidebars, maps, inspiring quotes, and other nonfiction text features add depth, and a handy reference section at the back makes this the one biography series every teacher and librarian will want to collect. Each ebook also includes an author's introduction letter, a glossary, and an index.
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              ISBN 9780241391143
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              Language en
              Released NZ 3 Jan 2019
              Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
              Interest Age 9-11 years
              Series Life Stories
              Ebook Terms Dorling Kindersley titles are sold with a 1 year time limit or 36 loans. view?
              Loan Credits 36
              Each copy purchased buys 36 loan credits to be used on your eplatform portal
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              DK Life Stories Alexander Hamilton

              DK Life Stories Alexander Hamilton (Hardback)

              By Buckley, Jim; Illustrated by Ager, Charlotte

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              In this kids' biography, discover the amazing life story of Alexander Hamilton, a Founding Father of the United States whose strong personality and work as an American statesman made him an icon of history and popular culture. Alexander Hamilton is known not only for his politica...l brilliance, but also for his strong principles and astonishing achievements. From humble beginnings as an orphan, Hamilton defied all the odds and made a lasting name for himself in many arenas, including politics, finance, and the military. This new biography series from DK goes beyond the basic facts to tell the true life stories of history's most interesting people. Full-color photographs and hand-drawn illustrations complement thoughtfully written, age-appropriate text to create an engaging book children will enjoy reading. Definition boxes, information sidebars, maps, inspiring quotes, and other nonfiction text features add depth, and a handy reference section at the back makes this the one biography series every teacher and librarian will want to collect. Each book also includes an author's introduction letter, a glossary, and an index.
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              ISBN 9780241358597
              Released NZ 1 Oct 2019
              Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
              Interest Age 9-11 years
              Series Life Stories
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              DK Life Stories Helen Keller
                

              DK Life Stories Helen Keller (PDF ebook)

              By Romero, Libby; Illustrated by Ager, Charlotte

              In this kids' biography, discover the inspiring story of Helen Keller, who overcame the odds by learning to understand and communicate with the world. Helen Keller lost her sight and hearing due to an early childhood illness and spent the first 6 years of her life unable to inter...act with other people. She remained isolated from the outside world until Anne Sullivan came to work as her teacher. In this biography book for kids ages 8-11, learn all about Helen Keller's amazing life and achievements - how she learned to read Braille and speak, go to college, write books, and ultimately revolutionize the world through her activism on behalf of the deaf and blind. This new biography series from DK goes beyond the basic facts to tell the true life stories of history's most interesting people. Full-color photographs and hand-drawn illustrations complement thoughtfully written, age-appropriate text to create an engaging book children will enjoy reading. Definition boxes, information sidebars, maps, inspiring quotes, and other nonfiction text features add depth, and a handy reference section at the back makes this the one biography series every teacher and librarian will want to collect. Each ebook also includes an author's introduction letter, a glossary, and an index.
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              ISBN 9780241391112
              Available in PDF
              Software Adobe Ebook Compatible Devices
              Language en
              Released NZ 3 Jan 2019
              Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
              Interest Age 9-11 years
              Series Life Stories
              Ebook Terms Dorling Kindersley titles are sold with a 1 year time limit or 36 loans. view?
              Loan Credits 36
              Each copy purchased buys 36 loan credits to be used on your eplatform portal
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