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Your Oliver & Andy Category Results for "Biographies"

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NEW! *2NF - Sports Bios - 3+ (Hi/Lo): All The Stars! (#2 Nonfiction Sales)

Tom Brady. Stephen Curry. Mike Trout. Patrick Mahomes. All are ATHLETES your kids are clamoring to learn more about! These high-interest, easy-to-read biographies follow the development of a famous athlete's career-from the very beginning through current achievements. The ideal choice of reluctant, as well as proficient, readers!

 OA525520A   |  56 Books in Set
NEW! *4NF BIOS - Gr K-3: LOWER-LEVEL Bios (#4 Nonfiction Sales)

Finally, Historical Biographies at a Lower Reading level! These series cover important individuals in past and present history through very simple text matched closely with eye-catching images and detail description for your students understanding.

 OA890120A   |  73 Books in Set
NEW! -Exciting Bios - Gr. 2-5: Big Buddy Superstars

This dynamic group of kid-friendly superstars will get your READERS READING! Each book highlights a star's background, claim to fame, and dreams for the future. Colorful graphics, over sized photos, and short, engaging sentences and paragraphs will encourage RELUCTANT READERS to dive into these fascinating lives!

 OA525515A   |  21 Books in Set
NEW! -Exciting Bios - Gr. 2-5: Toy Creators

The Incredible Inventors of the World’s Most Popular Toys! Each enchanting, fact-based book tells the story of a famous toy’s inventor, including information on their childhood, how the toy was invented and the toy becoming so popular. This series is Destined to be a Favorite.

 OA525521   |  6 Books in Set
NEW! Contemporary Bios - Gr K-3: Children's Authors

Mo Willems is a title you need to purchase. Your students Love his books. The same goes with R.L. Stine; his lower-level titles have always been popular, so you have kids who want to know more about him. The others? Their popularity spans generations, and you may need to replace your current copies. Each book covers the author’s early life, point when writing became a passion and how popularity was achieved. Regardless, two of these titles need to be on your shelves.

 OA525516   |  6 Books in Set
Contemporary Bios - Gr. 3+ (Hi/Lo) Influencers

Yes, there have always been individuals who set the stage for the latest product – think Michael Jordan and Nike. This High-Interest series looks at the people in numerous categories who subtly – or not so subtly – push the latest trends and products. Very Fascinating – especially with the advent of Social Media. What we do, think and buy is shaped in a very big way by only a handful of people. Written at a lower reading level with appealing images, many of your students including Reluctant Readers – will be entranced by how “the system” works.

 OA525518   |  6 Books in Set
NEW! Contemporary Bios - Gr. 3+ (Hi/Lo): Hype Brands

From the fashion runway to the library, readers will get hyped for these exciting and informative books! Young readers will learn about the history, influencers, and industry-changing moments of today's hottest brands like Nike, Supreme, and Off-White!

 OA525917   |  6 Books in Set
Contemporary Bios - Gr. 3+ (Hi/Lo): Movie Heroes

Most superheroes have an alter ego. Some, like Superman's Clark Kent, work a day job. Or, like Star-Lord's Peter Quill, they might fly around the galaxy when not saving it. But the superheroes on movie screens are played by talented men and women who work hard to look and sound exactly right to play both the hero and alter ego. This set takes your readers behind the scenes of these actors' lives, from their beginnings on screen to the preparation they went through to become our favorite heroes. Full-color images showcase incredible transformations, costumes, and more.

 OA525322   |  6 Books in Set
Contemporary Bios - Gr. 3+ (Hi/Lo): Star Bios

See Hollywood through the eyes of its biggest stars with these electrifying and revealing books. Go behind the scenes with celebrities like Camila Cabello, Dwayne Johnson, and Millie Bobby Brown. The titles highlight their careers, early life, and legacy through easy text and captivating pictures. These hi-lo books will have your readers feel like they are walking the red carpet!

 OA524760   |  6 Books in Set
NEW! Contemporary Bios - Gr. 3-7: People To Know

This set features some of today’s most famous or newsworthy celebrities, activists, politicians and scholars. Each information-packed title tells the story of a public figure, exploring childhood, early life lessons, career challenges and accomplishments.

 OA525519A   |  13 Books in Set
Contemporary Bios - Gr. 3-7: YouTubers

Your students will learn all about social media stars in YouTubers! This series explores some of today's most popular celebrities. Each title features a different individual or group, providing a look at their childhood, family, and career, including how they got their starts on YouTube, rose to fame, and became pop culture influencers. Fun facts about viral videos, popular posts, and subscriber counts enrich the text while dynamic photos gives your readers a behind-the-screens look at each YouTube Star.

 OA525262   |  5 Books in Set
Female Bios - Gr K-3: First Ladies

This series takes a look at some of the women who helped shape history from the White House. Though often overshadowed by their husbands, these remarkable individuals made significant contributions to America.

 OA525073   |  12 Books in Set
Female Bios - Gr. 2-5: Change Maker Biographies

Who are some of women who changed the course of history? From freeing slaves to being the first American woman astronaut, these incredible women stood up for what they believed and inspired others to do the same.

 OA525309   |  6 Books in Set
NEW! Female Bios - Gr. 3+ (Hi/Lo) Fierce Females Of Fiction

From Comic Books to Popular Fiction to Movies, these books covers Fiction’s Fiercest Ladies – Princess Leia, Hermione Granger and Storm to name a few. Engrossing, easy text and amazing images cover each “Heroine’s” journey and legacy. Your females will love this series! (And some may be Reluctant Readers.)

 OA525517   |  6 Books in Set
NEW! Female Bios - Gr. 3-7: Boss Lady Bios

Featuring figures from a variety of backgrounds, these books celebrate women who dominate their respective fields—big-time change-makers, influencers, and disrupters who aren’t afraid to shake up the system. Each title highlights the subject’s accomplishments, showcases her beliefs using her own words, and calls your young readers to action with practical advice so they can take charge in their own lives. From Malala Yousafzai defending girls’ right to education around the world to Ariana Grande using her powerful voice not only to sing but to advocate for others, these strong leaders are truly inspirational.

 OA525442   |  6 Books in Set
Female Bios - Gr. 3-7: Women In The Arts

Women have created amazing works in every category of art. From film to literature, and from dance to fashion, their creativity has inspired the world. Women in the Arts explores these innovative women and their creations. Your readers learn about their lives and how they have influenced the world of art.

 OA525219   |  6 Books in Set
Female Bios - Gr. 5-9: Women Who Made History

From human rights activists to scientists, it's no secret that some of the most important figures in history have been women. This engaging and informative series introduces readers to strong female leaders they may be unfamiliar with and provides deeper insight on those they likely already know about. Short, but detailed biographies tell what each featured person did to make history. Colorful illustrations are paired with stimulating and factual texts, making for high-interest volumes that are an essential supplement to elementary social studies curricula.

 OA525326   |  4 Books in Set
General Bios - Gr. 3-7: Royal Family Biographies

Who are the British royal family? How did they achieve their current status? What are their official duties? What role do they play in the United Kingdom and worldwide? With this fascinating set, your readers learn the answers to these questions and more. Each illuminating book focuses on a particular member of the family. Your readers study Queen Elizabeth II, Prince Charles, Harry and Meghan, and William and Kate. Understanding each person's role in the family and their place in history, your readers gain insight into the lives and work of each royal. This dynamic series seamlessly interweaves history and pop culture.

 OA525087   |  4 Books in Set
Historical Bios - Gr K-3: Founding Fathers

At a Lower-Level with a solid design, these books allow your younger readers to explore each person’s childhood, achievements and legacy.

 AO524997   |  6 Books in Set
Historical Bios - Gr. 2-5: Amazing Young People Bios

This series explores the stories of young people whose inventions and accomplishments changed the course of history. Each book gives a basic overview of the person's life and legacy. Critical thinking questions encourage students to consider the impact young people can have on the world. QR codes in the book give readers access to book-specific resources to further their learning.

 OA524720   |  8 Books in Set
NEW! Historical Bios - Gr. 2-5: Groundbreaker Bios

History is filled with people who have done remarkable things. Groundbreaker Bios tells readers about the life stories of some of the world's most notable people, both past and present, and how they've changed the world in their own unique ways.

 OA525916   |  6 Books in Set
NEW! Historical Bios - Gr. 3-7: Black History Heroes

Whether working in politics, entertainment, or sports, leaders in the black community can make a difference. Muhammad Ali was a great boxer, but he was also a philanthropist. Oprah Winfrey has had hit television shows, but she also champions civil rights and increasing minority representation in entertainment. With this set, your readers explore the lives of these heroes, some of whom are making history today. Their hardships, triumphs, and dedication to their beliefs inspire your readers and encourage them to embrace diverse perspectives.

 OA525347   |  12 Books in Set
Historical Bios - Gr. 5-9: Spanish & Latino American Historical Figures

Few know about the Cuban woman who, disguised as a man, fought for the Confederates in the American Civil War. Or the 1947 federal court case brought on by a Mexican–Puerto Rican woman that desegregated schools in California—seven years before Brown v. Board. Or the Spanish general whose decisive victories against the British in the American Revolutionary War ensured the Colonies' success. These biographies highlight the contributions of these incredible—and too often unrecognized—Spanish and Latino figures to American history, celebrating the pivotal moments where historical figures with a Spanish or Latino background indelibly changed U.S. history.

 OA525103   |  6 Books in Set
Inventor Bios - Gr. 3-7: History Of Key Discoveries

All the items we take for granted – cars, computers, electricity, medicine – had to come from somewhere. These books trace the history of a key discovery from the very beginning to modern day. Each title includes bios of both the well-known inventors as well as those who contributed but are less familiar. Images break-up the text making for a more enjoyable experience.

 OA525112   |  6 Books in Set
NEW! Presidential Bios - Gr. 2-5: U.S. Presidents

Time to Look At Your President Series! Worn-out? Poorly Designed? Unattractive Covers? this series is your answer! Each title explores a President's childhood, decision to run, time in office, and accomplishments. Compelling text, strong design features, and striking photos make these a must for your report writers.

 OA524431A   |  46 Books in Set
NEW! Presidential Bios - Gr. 3-7: U.S. Presidents

The United States Presidents series examines the lives of the individuals who preserve, protect, and defend the U.S. Constitution. Each book in this comprehensive collection tells the story of a president's challenges and triumphs from childhood to the White House and beyond. Expanded content includes a section that outlines the function, responsibility, and organization of the office of the president, including the branches of government, the Electoral College, term of office, and the line of succession. Lists of each president's cabinet members and Supreme Court appointments are also included. With eight additional pages to the Checkerboard Library format there's more information, more fascinating stories, and more facts for research and reports.

 OA525446   |  46 Books in Set
NEW! Science Bios - Gr K-3: STEM Superstars

Science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) have changed the world. STEM superstars explores the diverse lives and careers of people who have made amazing breakthroughs. Your student learns more about these people and their all-star work.

 OA525115A   |  8 Books in Set


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