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Harriet Tubman —Sánchez Vegara, Ma Isabel (María Isabel), author.

Presents information about Harriet Tubman, from her childhood in slavery to brave escape to the North and her work to help others escape slavery.

Jane Goodall —Sánchez Vegara, Ma Isabel (María Isabel), author.

Presents the life and accomplishments of the zoologist who studied and cared for chimpanzees.

L. M. Montgomery —Sánchez Vegara, Ma Isabel (María Isabel), author.

Born in the Canadian province of Prince Edward Island, Lucy Maud Montgomery lost her mother when she was very young. Left in the care of less-than-encouraging grandparents, she found comfort in reading, writing, and her ...

Bruce Lee —Sánchez Vegara, Ma Isabel (María Isabel), author.

"Born in San Francisco but raised in Hong Kong, Bruce Lee was a talented actor, appearing in his first of many films at just three months old. By harnessing his skill as a martial artist, Bruce created, directed, and act...

Frida Kahlo —Sánchez Vegara, Ma Isabel (María Isabel), author.

Frida Kahlo's desire to study medicine was destroyed by a childhood accident. Frida began painting from her bedside and produced over 140 works, culminating in a solo exhibition in America. This inspiring and informative...

Anne Frank —Sánchez Vegara, Ma Isabel (María Isabel), author.

Presents information about Anne Frank, including her childhood in Holland, her years in hiding, her death, and her legacy.

Marie Curie —Sánchez Vegara, Ma Isabel (María Isabel), author.

"In the Little People, Big Dreams series, discover the lives of outstanding people from designers and artists to scientists. All of them went on to achieve incredible things, yet all of them began life as a little child ...

David Attenborough —Sánchez Vegara, Ma Isabel (María Isabel), author.

In this book from the critically acclaimed 'Little People, Big Dreams' series, discover the life of David Attenborough, the inspiring broadcaster and conservationist.

Jane Austen —Sánchez Vegara, Ma Isabel (María Isabel), author.

Presents information about Jane Austen, from her childhood in the English countryside to how her own heartbreak became the inspiration for "Pride and Prejudice."

Astrid Lindgren —Sánchez Vegara, Ma Isabel (María Isabel), author.

"Learn how Astrid turned her love of books and telling stories into a career as a world-renowned author. This moving book features stylish and quirky illustrations and extra facts at the back, including a biographical ti...

Mother Teresa —Sánchez Vegara, Ma Isabel (María Isabel), author.

"Mother Teresa was born in Skopje, Macedonia. From an early age, she knew she wanted to dedicate herself to religion. She was fascinated by stories of missionaries helping people and wanted to do the same. She spent the ...

Stephen Hawking —Sánchez Vegara, Ma Isabel (María Isabel), author.

"When Stephen Hawking was a little boy, he used to stare up at the stars and wonder about the universe. Although he was never top of the class, his curiosity took him to the best universities in England: Oxford and Cambr...

Greta Thunberg —Sánchez Vegara, Ma Isabel (María Isabel), author.

Discover the inspiring true story of Greta Thunberg, the environmental activist. When young Greta learned of the climate crisis, she stopped talking. She couldn't understand why people in power were not doing anything to...

Mahatma Gandhi —Sánchez Vegara, Ma Isabel (María Isabel), author.

As a young man, Mohandas Gandhi dreamed of unity for all peoples and religions. Inspired by this idea, he led peaceful protests to free India from British rule and unite the country--ending violence and unfair treatment....

Amelia Earhart —Sánchez Vegara, Ma Isabel (María Isabel), author.

Follows Amelia Earhart, whose strong will and self-belief helped her overcome prejudice and technical problems to become the first female pilot to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean. This inspiring and informative little...

Dolly Parton —Sánchez Vegara, Ma Isabel (María Isabel), author.

Little Dolly grew up in Tennessee in a family "as poor as dirt." She started performing at an early age, singing on local radio and television. After graduating high school, she moved to Nashville to pursue her singing d...

Audrey Hepburn —Sánchez Vegara, Ma Isabel (María Isabel), author.

In the Little People, Big Dreams series, kids and parents will discover the lives of outstanding people, from designers and artists, to scientists. All of them achieved incredible things, yet all of them began life as a ...

Wilma Rudolph —Sánchez Vegara, Ma Isabel (María Isabel), author.

"Wilma was born into a family with 22 brothers and sisters, in the segregated South. She contracted polio in her early years and her doctors said she would never walk again. But Wilma persisted with treatment, and she re...

Steve Jobs —Sánchez Vegara, Ma Isabel (María Isabel), author.

At an early age, Steve fell in love with the possibility of the computer machine. He knew it had the power to change someone's life. Inspired to create a personal computer accessible for everyone, Steve went on to become...

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