Social Studies Books

Reach Higher: An Inspiring Photo Celebration of First Lady Michelle Obama Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780525644002
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Published: Crown Books for Young Readers - October 23rd, 2018

A collection of striking and intimate photographs of Michelle Obama, coupled with personal reflections and behind-the-scenes stories from official White House photographer and New York Times bestselling author of Chasing Light, Amanda Lucidon, presented in a deluxe format for young readers.


Little Dreamers: Visionary Women Around the World (Vashti Harrison) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316475174
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - November 6th, 2018

From the New York Times bestselling author of Little Leaders: Bold Women in Black History comes the highly anticipated follow-up, a beautifully illustrated collectible detailing the lives of women creators around the world.


Endurance, Young Readers Edition: My Year in Space and How I Got There Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781524764241
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Published: Crown Books for Young Readers - October 16th, 2018

Newly adapted for young readers from the New York Times bestseller comes the awe-inspiring memoir from NASA astronaut Scott Kelly, who spent a record-breaking year in space.

How does a boy struggling in school become an American hero and a space pioneer?


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Limitless: 24 Remarkable American Women of Vision, Grit, and Guts Cover Image
By Leah Tinari, Leah Tinari (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9781534418554
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Published: Aladdin - November 6th, 2018

In the spirit of She Persisted, Goodnight Stories for Rebel Girls, and Rad American A-Z, acclaimed artist Leah Tinari offers a spectacular collection of portraits, celebrating iconic, inspirational, and groundbreaking American women.

Fine artist Leah Tinari’s stunning, spellbinding portraits honor the groundbreaking achievements and indelible impact of twen


No Better Friend: Young Readers Edition: A Man, a Dog, and Their Incredible True Story of Friendship and Survival in World War II Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780316344654
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - November 13th, 2018

The young readers' adaptation of the New York Times bestseller No Better Friend--the extraordinary tale of friendship and survival between a man and a dog in World War II.


The Boy Who Fell Off the Mayflower, or John Howland's Good Fortune Cover Image
By P. J. Lynch, P. J. Lynch (Illustrator)
$9.99
ISBN: 9781536202960
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Published: Candlewick - October 2nd, 2018

“This feast of a book . . . will captivate readers from its opening double-page spread. . . . Sweeping and grand, this personal take on a familiar story is an engaging success.” — Kirkus Reviews (starred review)


Lincoln's Grave Robbers (Scholastic Focus) Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9781338290134
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Published: Scholastic Inc. - September 11th, 2018

The action begins in October of 1875, as Secret Service agents raid the Fulton, Illinois, workshop of master counterfeiter Ben Boyd. Soon after Boyd is hauled off to prison, members of his counterfeiting ring gather in the back room of a smoky Chicago saloon to discuss how to spring their ringleader.


Resist: 35 Profiles of Ordinary People Who Rose Up Against Tyranny and Injustice Cover Image
By Veronica Chambers, Paul Ryding (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062796257
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Published: HarperCollins - September 25th, 2018

A perfect tool for young readers as they grow into the leaders of tomorrow, Veronica Chambers’s inspiring collection of profiles—along with Senator Cory Booker’s stirring foreword—will inspire readers of all ages to stand up for what’s right.

You may only be one person, but you have the power to change the world.


Pope Francis: Builder of Bridges Cover Image
By Emma Otheguy, Oliver Dominguez (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781681195605
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Published: Bloomsbury Children's Books - September 25th, 2018

Pope Francis's life and ground-breaking leadership are brought to life for young readers in this lyrical and inspirational picture book biography.


What Can a Citizen Do? Cover Image
By Dave Eggers, Shawn Harris (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781452173139
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Published: Chronicle Books - September 11th, 2018

This is a book about what citizenship—good citizenship—means to you, and to us all.

"In an era of burgeoning student activism, [this book] is arriving at the perfect time." –Entertainment Weekly


Absolutely Everything!: A History of Earth, Dinosaurs, Rulers, Robots and Other Things Too Numerous to Mention Cover Image
By Christopher Lloyd, Andy Forshaw (Illustrator)
$21.99
ISBN: 9781999802837
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Published: What on Earth Publishing - October 1st, 2018

Discover how science, nature and history connect in this fast-paced, entertaining and incredibly informative history of the world, from the beginning of time to the present day.


The Faithful Spy: Dietrich Bonhoeffer and the Plot to Kill Hitler Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781419732652
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Published: Amulet Books - September 18th, 2018

Adolf Hitler’s Nazi party is gaining strength and becoming more menacing every day. Dietrich Bonhoeffer, a pastor upset by the complacency of the German church toward the suffering around it, forms a breakaway church to speak out against the established political and religious authorities. When the Nazis outlaw the church, he escapes as a fugitive.


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