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Kyrie Irving

Matt Tustison (author)

Publisher: ABDO ISBN: 9781680785463

This title introduces readers to Kyrie Irving, providing exciting details about his life and going deep inside the key moments of his NBA career. The title also features informative “fast facts,” a timeline, and a glossary. SportsZone is an imprint of Abdo Publishing Company.

LeBron James

Marty Gitlin (author)

Publisher: ABDO ISBN: 9781680785470

This title introduces readers to LeBron James, providing exciting details about his life and going deep inside the key moments of his NBA career. The title also features informative “fast facts,” a timeline, and a glossary. SportsZone is an imprint of Abdo Publishing Company.

Russell Westbrook

Brian Hall (author)

Publisher: ABDO ISBN: 9781680785487

This title introduces readers to Russell Westbrook, providing exciting details about his life and going deep inside the key moments of his NBA career. The title also features informative “fast facts,” a timeline, and a glossary. SportsZone is an imprint of Abdo Publishing Company.

George Washington

Saddleback Educational Publishing (author)

Publisher: Saddleback Educational Publishing ISBN: 9781602915862

Using the graphics, students can activate prior knowledge--bridge what they already know with what they have yet to learn. Graphically illustrated biographies also teach inference skills, character development, dialogue, transitions, and drawing conclusions. Graphic biographies in the classroom provide an intervention with proven success for the struggling reader.

Carrie Underwood

Kylie Burns (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427193780

Carrie Underwood is a country music singer and songwriter. This book details her life and quick rise to fame as a winner of the television competition American Idol. The hot, young star has won several music awards and has even broken her own Guinness World Record for having the most number one hits on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart. More recently Carrie has branched out into acting, including roles in TV shows, movies, and a live Rodgers and Hammerstein theater production.

Ulysses S. Grant

Ann Graham Gaines (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781609540531

A thorough, illustrated biography discussing the childhood, career, family, and term of Ulysses S. Grant, eighteenth president of the United States.

Maria Von Trapp

Amy Tiehel (author)

Publisher: Purple Toad Publishing ISBN: 9781624692581

Here is the incredible true story of the woman inspired the beloved movie The Sound of Music. See how she became stepmother to the von Trapp children, and how the family escaped the Nazis and became a revered singing group.

Daisy Ridley

Nicole Orr (author)

Publisher: Purple Toad Publishing ISBN: 9781624692604

Meet the actress from England who took the world by storm as the first female Jedi in the Star Wars Saga. She's Daisy Ridley, and the force is with her.

Elon Musk

Tamra Orr (author)

Publisher: Purple Toad Publishing ISBN: 9781624692567

From electric cars to manned rockets launched into space, Elon Musk has become America's inventor of things we could only imagine before. Read how he did it all, and what he plans to do next!

Ellen Degeneris

Tamra Orr (author)

Publisher: Purple Toad Publishing ISBN: 9781624692543

From 2003 to today, the Ellen DeGeneres show has been one of the most loved talk shows in television history. Learn how Ellen went from stand-up comedy to standing up for people's rights, and how she endeared herself to millions of fans around the world.

John Boyega

Tamra Orr (author)

Publisher: Purple Toad Publishing ISBN: 9781624692864

Millions of fans know him from Star Wars: The Force Awakens, now get to know the young man behind the light saber, John Boyega, and how he came to journey to a galaxy far, far away.

Spies of the American Revolution

Martha Sias Purcell (author)

Publisher: Perfection Learning ISBN: 9781622993895

This book gives an overview of the American Revolutionary War. As Commander in chief of the Continental army, George Washington set up a system of espionage. This book details the lives of several of these spies.

Donald Trump

Jill C. Wheeler (author)

Publisher: ABDO ISBN: 9781680795134

This biography introduces readers to the life of Donald Trump. Easy-to-read text details Trump’s childhood and education, his career as real estate developer, and his success as a reality television star. Trump’s political career is examined, from his early presidential aspirations in the Reform Party to the 2016 campaign when he and Mike Pence defeated Democrats Hillary Clinton and Tim Paine. Information about Trump’s childhood, family, and personal life is included. A timeline, fast facts, and sidebars provide additional information. Checkerboard Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.

Donald Trump: 45th US President

A.R. Carser (author)

Publisher: ABDO ISBN: 9781680795172

This biography examines the life of Donald Trump using easy-to-read, compelling text. Through striking black-and-white images and rich color photographs and informative sidebars, readers will learn about Trump’s family background, childhood, education, his rise to fame in business, television, and politics, and his historic presidential campaign. Informative sidebars enhance and support the text. Features include a table of contents, timeline, facts page, glossary, bibliography, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Essential Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.

Amazing NFL Stories: 12 Highlights from NFL History

Matt Scheff (author)

Publisher: Bookstaves ISBN: 9781621432432

Highlights 12 stories that helped shape the NFL as we know it today. Each spread contains fascinating facts and stats to explain the importance of each subject.

Fierce NFL Rivalries: 12 Super-Charged Matchups

Matt Scheff (author)

Publisher: Bookstaves ISBN: 9781621432449

Highlights 12 of the fiercest rivalries between NFL teams past and present. Each spread contains fascinating facts and stats to explain the importance of each subject.

Stunning NFL Upsets: 12 Shockers from NFL History

Matt Scheff (author)

Publisher: Bookstaves ISBN: 9781621432456

Highlights 12 unexpected upsets that have shocked fans of the NFL. Each spread contains fascinating facts and stats to explain the importance of each subject.

Classic NFL Games: 12 Thrillers from NFL History

Matt Scheff (author)

Publisher: Bookstaves ISBN: 9781621432463

Highlights 12 NFL games so exciting they will never be forgotten. Each spread contains fascinating facts and stats to explain the importance of each subject.

Super Quarterbacks: 12 Great Leaders from NFL History

Matt Tustison (author)

Publisher: Bookstaves ISBN: 9781621432470

Highlights 12 of the best quarterbacks in NFL history. Each spread contains fascinating facts and stats to explain the importance of each subject.

Awesome NFL Records: 12 Hard-to-Reach Marks

Matt Tustison (author)

Publisher: Bookstaves ISBN: 9781621432487

Highlights 12 amazing NFL records that might never be broken. Each spread contains fascinating facts and stats to explain the importance of each subject.

The Super Bowl: 12 Reasons to Love the NFL's Big Game

Drew Silverman (author)

Publisher: Bookstaves ISBN: 9781621432494

Highlights 12 aspects of the Super Bowl that make it a must-watch event each year. Each spread contains fascinating facts and stats to explain the importance of each subject.

Today's NFL: 12 Reasons Fans Follow the Game

Drew Silverman (author)

Publisher: Bookstaves ISBN: 9781621432500

Highlights 12 reasons why the NFL is so popular today. Each spread contains fascinating facts and stats to explain the importance of each subject.

12 Business Leaders Who Changed the World

Matthew McCabe (author)

Publisher: Bookstaves ISBN: 9781621432388

Showcases the work and achievements of 12 of the world’s most influential business leaders. Each spread contains fascinating facts about each business leader and how their accomplishments helped change the world.

12 Children Who Changed the World

Kenya McCullum (author)

Publisher: Bookstaves ISBN: 9781621432395

Showcases the work and achievements of 12 children who, despite their age, have had a great impact on the world. Each spread contains fascinating facts about each child and how their accomplishments helped change the world.

12 Entertainers Who Changed the World

M. J. York (author)

Publisher: Bookstaves ISBN: 9781621432401

Showcases the work and achievements of 12 of the world’s most influential entertainers. Each spread contains fascinating facts about each entertainer and how their accomplishments helped change the world.