Category Archives: Biography

I Am Harriet Tubman – Brad Meltzer, illustrated by Christopher Eliopoulos

   I Am Harriet Tubman (Ordinary People Change the World) – Brad Meltzer, illustrated by Christopher Eliopoulos, Dial Books for Young Readers, (9780735228719), 2018. Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5:  (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Non-fiction, Biography … Continue reading

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Girl Running: Bobbi Gibb and the Boston Marathon by Annette Bay Pimentel, illustrated by Micha Archer

  Girl Running: Bobbi Gibb and the Boston Marathon by Annette Bay Pimentel, illustrated by Micha Archer. Nancy Paulsen Books, 2018. 9781101996683 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 What did you like about … Continue reading

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Shaking Things Up: 14 Young Women Who Changed the World by Susan Hood

   Shaking Things Up: 14 Young Women Who Changed the World by Susan Hood, “illustrated by 13 extraordinary women”: Selina Alko, Sophie Blackall, Lisa Brown, Hadley Hooper, Emily Winfield Martin, Oge Mora, Julie Morstad, Sara Palacios, LeUyen Pham, Erin K. … Continue reading

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Between the Lines: How Ernie Barnes Went from the Football Field to the Art Gallery by Sandra Neil Wallace, illustrated by Bryan Collier

  Between the Lines: How Ernie Barnes Went from the Football Field to the Art Gallery by Sandra Neil Wallace, illustrated by Bryan Collier. Simon & Schuster, 2018. 9781481443876 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred … Continue reading

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Long May She Wave: The True Story of Caroline Pickersgill and Her Star-Spangled Creation by Kristen Fulton, illustrated by Holly Berry

    Long May She Wave: The True Story of Caroline Pickersgill and Her Star-Spangled Creation by Kristen Fulton, illustrated by Holly Berry. Margaret K. McElderry Books, 2017. 9781481460965. Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) … Continue reading

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The Life and Times of Martin Luther by Meike Roth-Beck, illustrated by Klaus Ensikat

      The Life and Times of Martin Luther by Meike Roth-Beck, illustrated by Klaus Ensikat. Translated by Laura Watkinson. Eerdmans, 2017. 9780802854957 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 What did you … Continue reading

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Fallingwater: The Building of Frank Lloyd Wright’s Masterpiece by Marc Harshman and Anna Egan Smucker. Art by LeUyen Pham

   Fallingwater: The Building of Frank Lloyd Wright’s Masterpiece by Marc Harshman and Anna Egan Smucker. Art by LeUyen Pham. Roaring Brook, 2017. 9781596437180 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 What did you … Continue reading

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