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Who Was Albert Einstein? (Who Was?) Cover Image
$5.99
ISBN: 9780448424965
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Published: Penguin Workshop - February 18th, 2002

Everyone has heard of Albert Einstein-but what exactly did he do? How much do kids really know about Albert Einstein besides the funny hair and genius label? For instance, do they know that he was expelled from school as a kid? Finally, here's the story of Albert Einstein's life, told in a fun, engaging way that clearly explores the world he lived in and changed.


Who Is Dwayne
$4.99
ISBN: 9780593226377
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Published: Penguin Workshop - April 20th, 2021

This new title in the Who HQ Now format for trending topics details superstar Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson's legendary career from the ring to the big screen.

This new title in the Who HQ Now format for trending topics details superstar Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson's legendary career from the ring to the big screen.


Who Was Stephen Hawking? (Who Was?) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780451532480
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Published: Penguin Workshop - June 4th, 2019

Learn more about the renowned British scientist, professor, and author who spent his entire career trying to answer the question: "Where did the universe come from?"


Who Was Babe Ruth? (Who Was?) Cover Image
By Joan Holub, Who HQ, Ted Hammond (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9780448455860
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Published: Penguin Workshop - January 5th, 2012

Just in time for baseball season!


Who Is Jackie Chan? (Who Was?) Cover Image
$5.99
ISBN: 9781524791629
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Published: Penguin Workshop - February 4th, 2020

How did Jackie Chan become one of the most recognizable and beloved actors in the world? Find out in this exciting biography of this martial artist turned international film superstar.


What Was the Ice Age? (What Was?) Cover Image
By Nico Medina, Who HQ, David Groff (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9780399543890
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Published: Penguin Workshop - October 10th, 2017

A mesmerizing overview of the world as it was when glaciers covered the earth and long-extinct creatures like the woolly mammoths and saber-toothed cats battled to survive.


What Was Stonewall? (What Was?) Cover Image
By Nico Medina, Who HQ, Jake Murray (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9781524786007
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Published: Penguin Workshop - March 12th, 2019

How did a spontaneous protest outside of a New York City bar fifty years ago spark a social movement across America? Find out about the history of LGBTQ rights in this Who HQ title.


Becoming: Adapted for Young Readers Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593303740
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Published: Delacorte Press - March 2nd, 2021

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Michelle Obama’s worldwide bestselling memoir, Becoming, is now adapted for young readers.


Where Is the Grand Canyon? (Where Is?) Cover Image
By Jim O'Connor, Who HQ, Daniel Colon (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9780448483573
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Published: Penguin Workshop - February 5th, 2015

There are canyons all over the planet, and the Grand Canyon in Arizona is not the biggest. Yet because of the spectacular colors in the rock layers and fascinating formations of boulders, buttes, and mesas, it is known as one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World.


What Is the Story of Scooby-Doo? (What Is the Story Of?) Cover Image
By M. D. Payne, Who HQ, Andrew Thomson (Illustrator)
$6.99
ISBN: 9781524788247
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Published: Penguin Workshop - April 16th, 2019

Your favorite characters are now part of the Who HQ library!

Nothing mysterious about it! Learn all about how Scooby and his friends took over Saturday mornings--and then the world--in this debut title in the What Is the Story Of? series.


Who Is Michelle Obama? (Who Was?) Cover Image
By Megan Stine, Who HQ, John O'Brien (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9780448478630
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Published: Penguin Workshop - August 15th, 2013

Born into a close knit family in Chicago, Michelle Robinson was a star student who graduated from Princeton and Harvard Law. Then in 1992, she married another promising young lawyer and the rest, as they say, is history.


Who Is Kamala Harris? (Who HQ Now) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780593384480
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Published: Penguin Workshop - January 19th, 2021

The inspiring story of Vice President Kamala Harris told in the new Who HQ Now format for trending topics.