15 Results
15 Results
Yasmin's hammer —Malaspina, Ann, 1957-

In Dhaka, Bangladesh, as two girls work hard all day to help support their family by chipping bricks into small pieces, older sister Yasmin seeks a way to attend school and learn to read so that she can have a better lif...

A scarf for Keiko —Malaspina, Ann, 1957- author.

In Little Tokyo, Los Angeles, in 1942, after Sam's Japanese neighbor, Keiko, is sent to an internment camp with her family, he makes a special effort to send her a gesture of friendship.

Phillis sings out freedom the story of George Washington and Phillis Wheatley —Malaspina, Ann, 1957-
EBook
2010

Shares the story of the African American poet Phillis Wheatley who wrote a poem of encouragement for George Washington.

Heart on fire Susan B. Anthony votes for president —Malaspina, Ann, 1957-
EBook
2012

Recounts the suffragist Susan B. Anthony's first trip to the ballot box on November 5, 1872, her subsequent arrest, and trial.

Touch the sky Alice Coachman, Olympic high jumper —Malaspina, Ann, 1957-
EBook
2012

A biography of the first black woman to win an Olympic gold medal, from her childhood in segregated Albany, Georgia, in the 1930s, through her recognition at the 1996 Olympics as one of the hundred best athletes in Olymp...

Tooth traditions around the world —Malaspina, Ann, 1957-

A look at some of the customs people around the world have for lost teeth.

Heart on fire : Susan B. Anthony votes for president —Malaspina, Ann, 1957-

Recounts the suffragist Susan B. Anthony's first trip to the ballot box on November 5, 1872, her subsequent arrest, and trial.

Children's rights —Malaspina, Ann, 1957-

Discusses issues relating to children's rights such as equal access to education, health care, rights in schools, and the juvenile justice system.

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