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National Geographic Kids Readers: Alexander Hamilton (Readers)

by National Geographic Kids & Libby Romero

Fans of American history and the hit Broadway play are sure to enjoy the true story of Founding Father Alexander Hamilton in this Level 3 biographical Reader from National Geographic Kids.

Learn all about the...


Notorious RBG Young Readers' Edition

by Irin Carmon & Shana Knizhnik

The New York Times bestselling biography Notorious RBG—whose concept originated with a Tumblr page of the same name—is now available in a vibrant, full-color young readers’ edition.

Supreme Court Justice...


Margaret Thatcher : The Iron Lady Who Made History - Biography 3rd Grade | Children's Biography Books

by Baby Professor

Margaret Thatcher served as the Prime Minister of the UK. She was dubbed as the Iron Lady because of her policies. What were these policies, you ask? Well, you have to open this book to find out. You will also...


Journey to the Presidency: Biography of Donald Trump | Children's Biography Books

by Baby Professor

Donald Trump is the 45th president of the United States. Unlike other elected leaders of this nation, Trump has had zero experience in politics and so played the underdog during the campaign period. For those...


Barack Obama: Our 44th President

by Beatrice Gormley

Learn all about the life of the 44th President of the United States in this updated biography of Barack Obama, specially written for a younger audience.

University Professor. Nobel Peace Prize Winner. First African...


George W. Bush: Our 43rd President

by Beatrice Gormley

Learn about the life of the 43rd President of the United States in this updated biography of George W. Bush, specially written for a younger audience.

President George W. Bush once said, “I never dreamed about...


Nelson Mandela

by Beatrice Gormley

Get a behind-the-scenes glimpse of what it takes to change the world in this comprehensive biography that tells the complete life story of internationally renowned peacemaker Nelson Mandela.

Civil rights activist....


U.S. Presidents

by Ken Jennings & Mike Lowery

Become a presidential pro with this interactive trivia book from Jeopardy! champ and New York Times bestselling author Ken Jennings.

With this book about U.S. Presidents, you’ll become an expert and wow your...


Ronald Reagan: Young Leader

by Montrew Dunham & Meryl Henderson

This lively, fictionalized biography of Ronald Reagan explores the early years of a boy who would grow up to become known to millions a movie star—and later as America’s fortieth president.


They Call Me a Hero: A Memoir of My Youth

by Daniel Hernandez & Susan Goldman Rubin

Daniel Hernandez helped save the life of Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, and his life experience is a source of true inspiration in this heartfelt memoir, “an absorbing eyewitness view of a shocking event...


Gandhi

by Kathleen Kudlinski

A childhood biography of the great political and social leader.

Mohandas K. Gandhi (1869-1948) studied law in England, then spent 20 years defending the rights of immigrants in South Africa. In 1914 he returned...


Red Scarf Girl: A Memoir of the Cultural Revolution

by Ji-li Jiang

Publishers Weekly Best Book * ALA Best Book for Young Adults * ALA Notable Children's Book * ALA Booklist Editors' Choice

Moving, honest, and deeply personal, Red Scarf Girl is the incredible true story of one...


Rudolph W. Giuliani

by Eleanor Fremont

ONCE A MAYOR -- NOW A HERO

On September 11, 2001, our nation watched in horror as the United States came under siege. In the aftermath, New York City mayor Rudolph W. Giuliani rose to the forefront as a strong...


Harry S. Truman

by George E. Stanley & Meryl Henderson

One of the most popular series ever published for young Americans, these classics have been praised alike by parents, teachers, and librarians. With these lively, inspiring, fictionalized biographies -- easily...


Andrew Jackson

by George E. Stanley & Meryl Henderson

Dear Reader:

The Childhood of Famous Americans series, seventy years old in 2002, chronicles the early years of famous American men and women in an accessible manner. Each book is faithful in spirit to the...


Franklin Delano Roosevelt

by Kathleen Kudlinski & Meryl Henderson

Childhood of Famous Americans

One of the most popular series ever published for young Americans, these classics have been praised alike by parents, teachers, and librarians. With these lively, inspiring, fictionalized...


Colin Powell

by Gregg Lewis & Deborah Shaw Lewis

Take an up-close and personal look into the lives of some well-known Christians who are successful leaders in their careers. The Today’s Heroes series features everyday people who overcame great adversity...


Barack Obama

by Bob Carlton

You’ve read about historical U.S. figures in school textbooks. Maybe you’ve even seen a mini-series or movie about some of the leaders of America’s past. But right now you’re living in the midst of history...


Abraham Lincoln

by David Colbert

You're about to be an eyewitness to the ten crucial days in Abraham Lincoln's life, including:

  • A tragic loss that sets a boy on a course for greatness
  • A career sacrificed to protest an unjust war
  • A state resorting...

  • Cesar Chavez

    by Gary Soto & Lori Lohstoeter

    ¡Viva la causa!

    ¡Viva César Chávez!

    Up and down the San Joaquin Valley of California, and across the country, people chanted these words. Cesar Chavez, a migrant worker himself, was helping Mexican Americans...