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Champions of Change

by Naomi Watkins, Katherine Kitterman & Brooke Smart

Stories of powerhouse women who pushed for justice in politics, medicine, art, music, religion, tribal leadership, and more.

In fighting to pass the 19th Amendment, brave suffragists like Susan B. Anthony and...

A Song for China

by Ange Zhang

This is the fascinating story of how a young Chinese author, Guang Weiran, a passionate militant from the age of twelve, fought, using art, theater, poetry and song, especially the famous Yellow River Cantata...

Red Land, Yellow River

by Ange Zhang

When Mao’s Cultural Revolution took hold in China in June 1966, Ange Zhang was thirteen years old. His father was a famous writer. Shortly after the revolution began, many of Ange’s classmates joined the...

Heroism Begins with Her

by Winifred Conkling & Julia Kuo

For fans of Rad American Women A–Z, Rebel Girls, and Women Who Dared comes an inspiring collection of more than 80 profiles about the brave women in the US military who fought hard for their country and even...

The Oxford Handbook of Sound and Imagination, Volume 2

by Mark Grimshaw-Aagaard, Mads Walther-Hansen & Martin Knakkergaard

Whether social, cultural, or individual, the act of imagination always derives from a pre-existing context. For example, we can conjure an alien's scream from previously heard wildlife recordings or mentally...

The art of singing

by Enrico Caruso

The historical revelations of the vocal technique of the Greatest Tenor, the “world’s first popstar” Enrico Caruso

In this book, Caruso himself analyzes and describes his phenomenal breathing technique...

Forever and Ever, Amen

by Randy Travis & Ken Abraham

The long-awaited, deeply personal story of one of American music's greatest icons, a remarkable tale of the utmost heights of fame and success, the deepest lows of life's sorrows, and a miraculous return from...

Hiya Moriah

by Victoria Nelson & Boddz

A beautifully illustrated, rhythmic story about a young girl’s life with special needs. Through her brave attitude, and silly humor, Moriah is an inspiration for us all. This is a book that families can enjoy...

Saint Joan of Arc

by Susan Helen

Many have been introduced to the story of Saint Joan of Arc through big screen movies and TV. This biography follows her life, illustrating how she heard God's call to fight for her country.

Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton

by Jeanne Marie

The Encounter the Saints series offers intermediate readers down-to-earth portrayals of the saints. Each story vividly recreates for the reader the saint's place of origin, family life, and corresponding historical...

57 Stories of Saints

by Anne Eileen Heffernan

Some of the best-loved saints of the Church are featured in a revised and updated edition of a classic collection.Wonderfully written biographies and illustrations of Saint Lucy, Monica, Augustine, Benedict,...

Saint André Bessette

by Patricia Edward

An ordinary Brother of Holy Cross, Saint André Bessette spent most of his life answering the door for his religious community. Through his extraordinary devotion to Saint Joseph and his prayers for those in...

Saint Faustina Kowalska

by Susan Helen & Joan Waites

Growing up in war-torn Poland, Faustina felt the calling to give her life to God as a religious sister. As Jesus’“secretary”, she carried out the important mission of teaching the world to trust in the...

Saint Gianna Beretta Molla

by Patricia Edward & Susan Helen

As a mother, wife, and doctor St. Gianna Molla is not your typical saint. She loved fashion, being outdoors, and traveling in her native Italy. Children will enjoy learning about her life’s journey and how...

Saint Margaret Mary Alacoque

by Emily Beata

Margaret Mary Alacoque knew in her heart that she wanted to serve Jesus, but little did she know that Jesus had a special message for her about his Sacred Heart! Through her efforts, everyone would know about...

Saint John Neumann

by Laura Rhoderica

Learn about the life of the holy man who became the only canonized North American bishop, St. John Neumann. Join him on his adventures in following God’s will as he travels from Europe to America and becomes...

Saint Thomas Aquinas

by Marianne Lorraine & Cathy Morrison

Intelligent, wealthy, and well-connected, Thomas left it all behind to become a missionary of God's truth, joining the newly formed Dominicans. This 35th volume in the Encounter the Saints series will introduce...

Saint Thomas More

by Patricia Edward & Susan Helen

Capturing a glimpse into the life of a Catholic torn between his faith and duty to his country, this 33rd volume in the Encounter the Saints series familiarizes children 9-12 with the life story of Saint Thomas...

Mother Teresa (L1) (National Geographic Readers)

by National Geographic Kids

Follow the young Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu as she grows up, travels far from home, and becomes one of the most beloved figures of our time: Mother Teresa. This new leveled reader from National Geographic Kids journeys...

A Thousand Sisters

by Elizabeth Wein

The gripping true story of the only women to fly in combat in World War II—from Elizabeth Wein, award-winning author of Code Name Verity

In the early years of World War II, Josef Stalin issued an order that...