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Rutherford B. Hayes

Sandra Francis (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781609540548

A thorough, illustrated biography discussing the childhood, career, family, and term of Rutherford B. Hayes, nineteenth president of the United States.

Muhammad Ali

Clay Latimer (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781609542146

Muhammad Ali is one of America's most well-known athletes. From the time he was a young boy, Ali has been devoted to fighting racism in and out of the boxing ring. Later in his life, Ali was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease, but despite his illness he has not ceased to stand up for what he believes.

Millard Fillmore

Gerry and Janet Souter (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781609540487

A thorough, illustrated biography discussing the childhood, career, family, and term of Millard Fillmore, thirteenth president of the United States.

Martin Van Buren

Steven Ferry (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781609540432

A thorough, illustrated biography discussing the childhood, career, family, and term of Martin Van Buren, eighth president of the United States.

Mary McLeod Bethune

Amy Robin Jones (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781609542115

Throughout her life, Mary McLeod Bethune worked tirelessly to increase women's opportunities, from education to the military to the right to vote. Her activism led her to the White House as a consultant for several presidents. There, she helped advance important civil rights agendas.

Lyndon Baines Johnson

Melissa Maupin (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781609540708

A thorough, illustrated biography discussing the president's childhood, his career, his family, and his term as the thirty-sixth president of the United States. Includes a time line and glossary.

Madam C. J. Walker

Lori Hobkirk (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781609542092

Madam C. J. Walker's skill as a businesswoman and desire to create products for black women drove her to become the first black female millionaire. While improving women's lives with her products, she employed women as sales agents and hair culturists, all while giving back to her community.

John Tyler

Steven Ferry (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781609540456

A thorough, illustrated biography discussing the childhood, career, family, and term of John Tyler, tenth president of the United States.

James K. Polk

Ann Graham Gaines (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781609540463

A thorough, illustrated biography discussing the childhood, career, family, and term of James K. Polk, eleventh president of the United States.

James Madison

Ann Graham Gaines (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781609540395

Though he was soft-spoken and small in stature, James Madison had a keen intelligence and a deep passion for his country. A co-writer of the Constitution, Madison also deftly guided the young United States through the War of 1812. Learn about his journey from sickly youth to fourth president of the United States inside.

James Monroe

Ann Graham Gaines (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781609540401

A thorough, illustrated biography discussing Monroe's childhood, his career, his family, and his term as the fifth president of the United States. Includes a time line and glossary.

John Adams

Ann Graham Gaines (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781609540371

A thorough, illustrated biography discussing Adams's childhood, his career, his family, and his term as the second president of the United States. Includes a time line and glossary.

John F. Kennedy

Judith E. Harper (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781609540692

A thorough, illustrated biography discussing the childhood, career, family, and term of John F. Kennedy, thirty-fifth president of the United States.

John Quincy Adams

Gerry and Janet Souter (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781609540418

A thorough, illustrated biography discussing Adams's childhood, his career, his family, and his term as the sixth president of the United States. Includes a time line and glossary.

James Buchanan

Gerry and Janet Souter (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781609540500

A thorough, illustrated biography discussing the childhood, career, family, and term of James Buchanan, fifteenth president of the United States.

Herbert Hoover

Gerry and Janet Souter (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781609540654

A thorough, illustrated biography discussing the childhood, career, family, and term of Herbert Hoover, thirty-first president of the United States.

Hermes: God of Travels and Trade

Teri Temple (author), Robert Squier (illustrator)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781614733294

Introduces the Greek god Hermes and explains his importance; features well-known Greek myths about this god; and includes map of ancient Greece and family tree of the Greek gods.

Hephaestus: God of Fire, Metalwork, and Building

Teri Temple (author), Robert Squier (illustrator)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781614733263

Introduces the Greek god Hephaestus and explains his importance; features well-known Greek myths about this god; and includes map of ancient Greece and family tree of the Greek gods.

Hera: Queen of the Gods, Goddess of Marriage

Teri Temple (author), Robert Squier (illustrator)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781614733287

Introduces the Greek goddess Hera and explains her importance; features well-known Greek myths about this god; and includes map of ancient Greece and family tree of the Greek gods.

Grover Cleveland

Ann Graham Gaines (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781609540579

A thorough, illustrated biography discussing the childhood, career, family, and dual terms of Grover Cleveland, both the twenty-second and twenty-fourth president of the United States.

George Bush

Sandra Francis (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781609540753

A thorough, illustrated biography discussing the childhood, career, family, and term of George Herbert Walker Bush, forty-first president of the United States.

George W. Bush

Michael Burgan (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781609540777

A thorough, illustrated biography discussing the childhood, career, family, and term of George W. Bush, forty-third president of the United States.

George Washington

Ann Graham Gaines (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781609540364

A thorough, illustrated biography discussing Washington's childhood, his career, his family, and his term as the first president of the United States. Includes a time line and glossary.

Gerald R. Ford

Sandra Francis (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781609540722

A thorough, illustrated biography discussing the childhood, career, family, and term of Gerald R. Ford, thirty-eighth president of the United States.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

Melissa Maupin (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781609540661

A thorough, illustrated biography discussing the childhood, career, family, and term of Franklin D. Roosevelt, thirty-second president of the United States.