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Stephanie Gilmore

Mary Hertz Scarbrough (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781731639813

Stephanie Gilmore surfed her way to a World Championship title when she was just 17 years old, and she shows no signs of stopping yet! With a total of seven world titles, she’s become known for her artistry and athleticism at competitions around the world. In Women in Sports: Stephanie Gilmore, you'll discover what makes her one of the greatest women in sports!

Simone Biles

Mary Hertz Scarbrough (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781731639790

At 12 years old, Simone Biles was already giving her all to gymnastics. Her passion and drive for the sport pushed her to become the most decorated gymnast in the world. In Women in Sports: Simone Biles, you'll discover what makes her one of the greatest women in sports!

Chloe Kim

Mary Hertz Scarbrough (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781731639837

Snowboarder Chloe Kim rode to Olympic fame in 2018 with her unmatched combination of style and skill. Soaring 10 to 15 feet above the pipe, she’s one of the best snowboarders in the world, if not the best! In Women in Sports: Naomi Osaka, you'll discover what makes her one of the greatest women in sports!

Naomi Osaka

Mary Hertz Scarbrough (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781731639820

On the court, Naomi Osaka is known for her fierceness. Off the court, she’s known for her upbeat attitude and quirky sense of humor. The tennis star has defeated some of the toughest and best-known players in the world, and she plans to be around for many years to come! In Women in Sports: Naomi Osaka, you'll discover what makes her one of the greatest women in sports!

Megan Rapinoe

Mary Hertz Scarbrough (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781731639776

Two-time Women’s World Cup soccer champion and Olympic gold medalist Megan Rapinoe shines on the field and off! She wows fans with her brilliant skills and uses her fame to promote causes she’s passionate about. In Women in Sports: Megan Rapinoe, you'll discover what makes her one of the greatest women in sports!

Elena Delle Donne

Mary Hertz Scarbrough (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781731639806

Elena Delle Donne is an inspiration on and off the court. Her love for basketball has led her to play in the Olympics and the WNBA! Her love for her family has led her to advocate for special needs and support the Special Olympics. In Women in Sports: Elena Delle Donne, you'll discover what makes her one of the greatest women in sports!

Shirley Chisholm

J. P. Miller (author) Markia Jenai (illustrator)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781731639578

Shirley knew that the world needed change. She began to organize people and fight to make a difference. Working in the government could improve the lives of people all over the United States! Her work took her all the way to the presidential campaign trail. In this 24-page book from the Leaders Like Us series, you'll meet an important African American leader in the United States government – Shirley Chisholm!

Sister Rosetta Tharpe

J. P. Miller (author) Markia Jenai (illustrator)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781731639585

Rosetta could sing and play guitar like no one had ever heard before. From her church's stage to Carnegie Hall, she brought her incredible gift of music to the world. With it, she also helped invent rock and roll! In this 24-page book from the Leaders Like Us series, you'll meet an important African American leader in music – Rosetta Tharpe!

Bayard Rustin

J. P. Miller (author) Markia Jenai (illustrator)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781731639554

Bayard learned from an early age how important equal rights were. He knew how to help people work together for equality without violence. He even played an important role in one of the most important Civil Rights events in American history. In this 24-page book from the Leaders Like Us series, you'll meet an important African American leader in civil rights – Bayard Rustin!

Henry Louis Gates Jr.

J. P. Miller (author) Markia Jenai (illustrator)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781731639547

As a child, Henry was curious about his family tree. Who was his great-great-grandfather? Why were some things about his family unknown? Henry interviewed family members and discovered connections. When he grew up, he taught others to do the same! In this 24-page book from the Leaders Like Us series, you'll meet an important leader in the field of genealogy – Henry Louis Gates Jr.!

Major Taylor

J. P. Miller (author) Markia Jenai (illustrator)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781731639561

"Major" loved to ride his bike. He raced and did tricks, winning award after award. He became one of the best bicycle racers in the United States in just a few years. What happened to this amazing athlete? In this 24-page book from the Leaders Like Us series, you'll meet an important African American leader in sports – Major Taylor!

Rebecca Lee Crumpler

J. P. Miller (author) Markia Jenai (illustrator)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781731639592

Ever since she was young, Rebecca wanted to help people feel better, even before people knew much about modern medicine. She would not let anyone stop her from becoming the first African American woman doctor in the United States. She even wrote a book about what she learned so others could learn too. In this 24-page book from the Leaders Like Us series, you'll meet an important African American leader in medicine – Rebecca Lee Crumpler!

President Encyclopedia 1789-1809

Kelli Hicks (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781606942949

Volume 1: 1789-1809 Washington, Adams & Jefferson Rourke's Complete History of Our Presidents Encyclopedia is a wonderful addition to any library or classroom collection. Each volume has been updated with new graphics, maps, and information. Volume 13 includes the most current information about the 2008 election, as well as Barack Obama. Volume 14 has a cumulative glossary, index, report writing help, maps, and more fascinating information about presidential transportation.

President Encyclopedia 1809-1829

Kelli Hicks (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781606942956

Volume 2: 1809-1829 Madison, Monroe & Adams Rourke's Complete History of Our Presidents Encyclopedia is a wonderful addition to any library or classroom collection. Each volume has been updated with new graphics, maps, and information. Volume 13 includes the most current information about the 2008 election, as well as Barack Obama. Volume 14 has a cumulative glossary, index, report writing help, maps, and more fascinating information about presidential transportation.

President Encyclopedia 1829-1849

Kelli Hicks (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781606942963

Volume 3: 1829 - 1849 Jackson, Van Buren, Harrison, Tyler & Polk Rourke's Complete History of Our Presidents Encyclopedia is a wonderful addition to any library or classroom collection. Each volume has been updated with new graphics, maps, and information. Volume 13 includes the most current information about the 2008 election, as well as Barack Obama. Volume 14 has a cumulative glossary, index, report writing help, maps, and more fascinating information about presidential transportation.

President Encyclopedia 1849-1861

Kelli Hicks (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781606942970

Volume 4: 1849-1861 Taylor, Fillmore, Pierce & Buchanan Rourke's Complete History of Our Presidents Encyclopedia is a wonderful addition to any library or classroom collection. Each volume has been updated with new graphics, maps, and information. Volume 13 includes the most current information about the 2008 election, as well as Barack Obama. Volume 14 has a cumulative glossary, index, report writing help, maps, and more fascinating information about presidential transportation.

President Encyclopedia 1861-1877

Kelli Hicks (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781606942987

Volume 5: 1861-1877 Lincoln, Johnson & Grant Rourke's Complete History of Our Presidents Encyclopedia is a wonderful addition to any library or classroom collection. Each volume has been updated with new graphics, maps, and information. Volume 13 includes the most current information about the 2008 election, as well as Barack Obama. Volume 14 has a cumulative glossary, index, report writing help, maps, and more fascinating information about presidential transportation.

President Encyclopedia 1877-1889

Kelli Hicks (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781606942994

Volume 6: 1877-1889 Hayes, Garfield, Arthur & Cleveland Rourke's Complete History of Our Presidents Encyclopedia is a wonderful addition to any library or classroom collection. Each volume has been updated with new graphics, maps, and information. Volume 13 includes the most current information about the 2008 election, as well as Barack Obama. Volume 14 has a cumulative glossary, index, report writing help, maps, and more fascinating information about presidential transportation.

President Encyclopedia 1889-1909

Kelli Hicks (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781606943007

Volume 7: 1889-1909 Harrison, Cleveland, McKinley & Roosevelt Rourke's Complete History of Our Presidents Encyclopedia is a wonderful addition to any library or classroom collection. Each volume has been updated with new graphics, maps, and information. Volume 13 includes the most current information about the 2008 election, as well as Barack Obama. Volume 14 has a cumulative glossary, index, report writing help, maps, and more fascinating information about presidential transportation.

President Encyclopedia 1909-1929

Kelli Hicks (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781606943014

Volume 8: 1909-1929 Taft, Wilson, Harding & Coolidge Rourke's Complete History of Our Presidents Encyclopedia is a wonderful addition to any library or classroom collection. Each volume has been updated with new graphics, maps, and information. Volume 13 includes the most current information about the 2008 election, as well as Barack Obama. Volume 14 has a cumulative glossary, index, report writing help, maps, and more fascinating information about presidential transportation.

President Encyclopedia 1929-1953

Kelli Hicks (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781606943021

Volume 9: 1929-1953 Hoover, Roosevelt & Truman Rourke's Complete History of Our Presidents Encyclopedia is a wonderful addition to any library or classroom collection. Each volume has been updated with new graphics, maps, and information. Volume 13 includes the most current information about the 2008 election, as well as Barack Obama. Volume 14 has a cumulative glossary, index, report writing help, maps, and more fascinating information about presidential transportation.

President Encyclopedia 1953-1969

Kelli Hicks (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781606943038

Volume 10: 1953-1969 Eisenhower, Kennedy & Johnson Rourke's Complete History of Our Presidents Encyclopedia is a wonderful addition to any library or classroom collection. Each volume has been updated with new graphics, maps, and information. Volume 13 includes the most current information about the 2008 election, as well as Barack Obama. Volume 14 has a cumulative glossary, index, report writing help, maps, and more fascinating information about presidential transportation.

President Encyclopedia 1969-1981

Kelli Hicks (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781606943045

Volume 11: 1969-1981 Nixon, Ford & Carter Rourke's Complete History of Our Presidents Encyclopedia is a wonderful addition to any library or classroom collection. Each volume has been updated with new graphics, maps, and information. Volume 13 includes the most current information about the 2008 election, as well as Barack Obama. Volume 14 has a cumulative glossary, index, report writing help, maps, and more fascinating information about presidential transportation.

President Encyclopedia 1981-2001

Kelli Hicks (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781606943052

Volume 12: 1981-2001 Reagan, Bush & Clinton Rourke's Complete History of Our Presidents Encyclopedia is a wonderful addition to any library or classroom collection. Each volume has been updated with new graphics, maps, and information. Volume 13 includes the most current information about the 2008 election, as well as Barack Obama. Volume 14 has a cumulative glossary, index, report writing help, maps, and more fascinating information about presidential transportation.

President Encyclopedia 2001-2008

Kelli Hicks (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781606943069

Volume 13: 2001-2008 Bush & Obama Rourke's Complete History of Our Presidents Encyclopedia is a wonderful addition to any library or classroom collection. Each volume has been updated with new graphics, maps, and information. Volume 13 includes the most current information about the 2008 election, as well as Barack Obama. Volume 14 has a cumulative glossary, index, report writing help, maps, and more fascinating information about presidential transportation.