U.S. History

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Abe Lincoln : The Boy Who Loved Books
Dancing Hands: How Teresa Carreño Played the Piano for President Lincoln
Step Right Up: How Doc and Jim Key Taught the World about Kindness
Thurgood
Sixteen Years In Sixteen Seconds: The Sammy Lee Story
Mother Jones and Her Army of Mill Children
The Story Of Ruby Bridges: Special Anniversary Edition
Fight of the Century: Alice Paul Battles Woodrow Wilson for the Vote
Teedie: The Story of Young Teddy Roosevelt
Dear Mr. Washington
Leave It to Abigail!: The Revolutionary Life of Abigail Adams
Talkin’ About Bessie: The Story of Aviator Elizabeth Coleman
Abraham Lincoln, 75th Anniversary Edition
Carter Reads the Newspaper
The Oldest Student: How Mary Walker Learned to Read
Columbus
Martin’s Big Words (Big Words): The Life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Phillis Sings Out Freedom: The Story of George Washington and Phillis Wheatley
Ella Fitzgerald: The Tale of a Vocal Virtuosa
My Daddy, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Brave Girl: Clara and the Shirtwaist Makers’ Strike of 1909
Thirty Minutes Over Oregon: A Japanese Pilot’s World War II Story
To Dare Mighty Things: The Life of Theodore Roosevelt
Pies from Nowhere: How Georgia Gilmore Sustained the Montgomery Bus Boycott
Balloons over Broadway: The True Story of the Puppeteer of Macy’s Parade
Amelia And Eleanor Go For A Ride
Ben Franklin’s Big Splash: The Mostly True Story of His First Invention
Henry’s Freedom Box: A True Story from the Underground Railroad
Duke Ellington: The Piano Prince and His Orchestra
Moses: When Harriet Tubman Led Her People to Freedom
The Camping Trip that Changed America: Theodore Roosevelt, John Muir, and Our National Parks
So Tall Within: Sojourner Truth’s Long Walk Toward Freedom
Sojourner Truth’s Step-Stomp Stride
Schomburg: The Man Who Built a Library
Thomas Jefferson Builds a Library
From a Small Seed – The Story of Eliza Hamilton
Ride On, Will Cody!: A Legend of the Pony Express
How Sweet the Sound: The Story of Amazing Grace

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