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P00344
Bad boy : a memoir by Myers, Walter Dean 

Audio Book(Findaway World, LLC, 2008)

BTSB #: P00344 Available

Dewey: 813/BAges: 13-18   


Subjects: Myers, Walter Dean,|d1937- - Childhood and youth African American authors - Biography Children's stories - Authorship American authors


Summary: Biography of Walter Dean Myers which describes the details of his Harlem childhood in the 1940s and 1950s: a loving home life with his adopted parents, Bible school, street games, and the vitality of his neighborhood. Although Walter spent much of his time either getting into trouble or on the basketball court, secretly he was a voracious reader and an aspiring writer.


37.99 *

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911366
Becoming Madeleine : a biography of the author of A Wrinkle in Time by her granddaughters by Voiklis, Charlotte Jones 

BTSB Prebound(Farrar Straus Giroux, 2018)

BTSB #: 911366 Available

Dewey: 813/BAges: 9-12   
AR: 7 MG RC: 10.3 6-8 Lexile: 1090

Subjects: L'Engle, Madeleine American authors


Summary: The story of Madeleine L'Engle, whose many works for children and adults are beloved around the world.


22.28 *

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Big machines : the story of Virginia Lee Burton by Rinker, Sherri Duskey 

BTSB Prebound(Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2017)

BTSB #: 754758 Available

Dewey: 813/BAges: 4-7   
AR: 3.4 LG RC: 2.7 K-2 Lexile: 640 AD

Subjects: Burton, Virginia Lee,|d1909-1968 American authors Illustrators Children's stories - Authorship Illustration of books


Summary: A biography of one of the most beloved author/illustrators in children's literature.


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440333
Boy, a mouse, and a spider : the story of E. B. White by Herkert, Barbara 

BTSB Prebound(Holt, 2017)

BTSB #: 440333 Available

Dewey: 818/BAges: 4-8   
AR: 4.1 LG RC: 4.7 3-5 Lexile: 770

Subjects: White, E. B.|q(Elwyn Brooks),|d1899-1985 American authors Children's stories - Authorship


Summary: A lyrical biography of E.B. White, beloved author of Charlotte's Web and Stuart Little.


22.28 *

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964784
Brown girl dreaming by Woodson, Jacqueline 

BTSB Prebound(Nancy Paulsen, 2014)

BTSB #: 964784 Available

Dewey: 811/BAges: 10-14   
AR: 5.3 MG RC: 8.4 6-8 Lexile: 990

Subjects: Woodson, Jacqueline - Poetry American authors African American women authors


Summary: The author shares her childhood memories and reveals the first sparks that ignited her writing career in free-verse poems about growing up in the North and South.


140510
Chris Van Allsburg [Blastoff! readers. Level 4. Children's storytellers]by Bowman, Chris 

BTSB Prebound(Bellwether Media, 2017)

BTSB #: 140510 Available

Dewey: 813/BAges: 6-9   
AR: 3.7 LG RC: 4.4 3-5 Lexile: 710

Subjects: Van Allsburg, Chris American authors Illustrators


Summary: A biography of Chris Van Allsburg, author of Jumanji, Polar Express, and more.


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Christopher Paul Curtis [Blastoff! readers. Level 4. Children's storytellers]by Bowman, Chris 

BTSB Prebound(Bellwether Media, 2017)

BTSB #: 140513 Available

Dewey: 813/BAges: 6-9   
AR: 3.7 LG RC: 4.4 3-5 Lexile: 710

Subjects: Curtis, Christopher Paul American authors African American authors Children's stories


Summary: A biography of Christopher Paul Curtis, his rise to award-winning author, and more.


21.56 *

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540211
Dr. Seuss : imaginative children's book writer and illustrator [Britannica beginner bios]by Landau, Jennifer 

BTSB Prebound(Britannica Educational, 2016)

BTSB #: 540211 Available

Dewey: 813/BAges: 7-10   
AR: 5.5 LG RC: 5.5 3-5

Subjects: Seuss, - Dr American authors Illustrators Children's stories - Authorship


Summary: A biography of Theodor Seuss Geisel, better known as Dr. Seuss, one of the most highly regarded children's book authors of all time.


25.41 *

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358824
Edgar Allan Poe [Voices in poetry (Creative Education, Inc. (Mankato, Minn.))]by Frisch, Aaron 

BTSB Prebound(Creative Education, 2015)

BTSB #: 358824 Available

Dewey: 818/BAges: 10-14   
AR: 7.7 UG Lexile: 1150

Subjects: Poe, Edgar Allan,|d1809-1849 American authors


Summary: An exploration of the life and work of 19th-century American writer Edgar Allan Poe, whose poetry is known for its lonely and macabre themes, songlike rhythms, and sense of longing.


6.50 *

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220599
Girl from Yamhill : a memoir by Cleary, Beverly 

Paperback(Morrow Junior Books, 1988)

BTSB #: 220599 Available

Dewey: 813/AAges: 12-16   
AR: 6.5 MG RC: 8.5 9-12 Lexile: 1040

Subjects: Cleary, Beverly,|d1916- American authors


Summary: Follows the popular children's author from her childhood years in Oregon through high school and into young adulthood, highlighting her family life and her growing interest in writing.


10.65 *

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Home for Mr. Emerson by Kerley, Barbara 

BTSB Prebound(Scholastic Press, 2014)

BTSB #: 512310 Available

Dewey: 814/BAges: 8-12   
AR: 5 LG Lexile: 830

Subjects: Emerson, Ralph Waldo,|d1803-1882 American authors


Summary: A touching portrayal of an iconic American hero, writer Ralph Waldo Emerson.


6.50 *

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817168
Imagine that! : how Dr. Seuss wrote The cat in the hat by Sierra, Judy 

BTSB Prebound(Random House, 2017)

BTSB #: 817168 Available

Dewey: 813/BAges: 3-7   
AR: 3.6 LG

Subjects: Seuss, - Dr American authors Illustrators Children's literature - Authorship American children's stories


Summary: How the great Dr. Seuss wrote his most famous book.


21.58 *

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040829
Island treasures : growing up in Cuba by Ada, Alma Flor 

BTSB Prebound(Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 2015)

BTSB #: 040829 Available

Dewey: 813/BAges: 8-12   
AR: 6.7 MG Lexile: 1080 NC

Subjects: Ada, Alma Flor - Childhood and youth Ada, Alma Flor - Homes and haunts - Cuba American authors Cuban authors Cuban American women Families Cuba - Social life and customs Cuba - Intellectual life


Summary: The author's inspiring look at her own childhood in Cuba.


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588182
Jack London and the Klondike gold rush by Lourie, Peter 

BTSB Prebound(Holt, 2017)

BTSB #: 588182 Available

Dewey: 813/BAges: 8-12   
AR: 7.2 MG RC: 10.6 6-8 Lexile: 1120

Subjects: London, Jack,|d1876-1916 American authors Adventure fiction Klondike River Valley (Yukon) - Gold discoveries


Summary: A middle grade biography of Jack London that sheds light on how he drew upon adventure and life experience to create works of literature.


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821682
Jacqueline Woodson [First facts. Your favorite authors]by Simons, Lisa M. B. 

BTSB Prebound(Capstone Press, 2017)

BTSB #: 821682 Available

Dewey: 813/BAges: 6-8   
AR: 3.8 LG Lexile: 740 F&P: P

Subjects: Woodson, Jacqueline American authors


Summary: Explore the life and career of Newbery-award-winning author Jacqueline Woodson.


21.11 *

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147298
John Green : star author, vlogbrother, and nerdfighter [Gateway biographies]by Braun, Eric 

BTSB Prebound(Lerner, 2015)

BTSB #: 147298 Available

Dewey: 813/BAges: 10-14   
AR: 6 MG Lexile: 940

Subjects: Green, John,|d1977- American authors


Summary: A biography of John Green named one of Time magazine's 100 Most Influential People of 2014, including how he went from interning as a hospital chaplain to becoming a hugely popular author and social media engager, with millions of followers.


6.50 *

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Judy Blume [Women who broke the rules]by Krull, Kathleen 

BTSB Prebound(Bloomsbury, 2015)

BTSB #: 533297 Available

Dewey: 813/BAges: 7-10   
AR: 5.4 LG F&P: T

Subjects: Blume, Judy American authors


Summary: Best known for her frank and funny take on adolescence, Judy Blume has been a pioneer for making it okay for teens to discuss their everyday concerns.


6.50 *

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809147
Kate DiCamillo : Newbery medal-winning author [Britannica beginner bios]by Shea, Therese 

BTSB Prebound(Britannica Educational, 2016)

BTSB #: 809147 Available

Dewey: 813/BAges: 7-11   
AR: 4.9 LG Lexile: 820

Subjects: DiCamillo, Kate American authors


Summary: A biography of Kate DiCamillo, including being afflicted with chronic pneumonia as a child, becoming a writer, winning a Newbery Award, and more.


25.41 *

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738182
Laura Ingalls Wilder in her own words [Eyewitness to history]by Rajczak, Kristen 

BTSB Prebound(Gareth Stevens, 2016)

BTSB #: 738182 Available

Dewey: 813/BAges: 9-12   
AR: 5.8 MG

Subjects: Wilder, Laura Ingalls,|d1867-1957 American authors Women pioneers Children's stories


Summary: A biography of Laura Ingalls Wilder, author of the popular "Little House On The Prairie" books.


16.34 *

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670499
Laurence Yep : Newbery award-winning author [Exceptional Asians]by Rajczak Nelson, Kristen 

BTSB Prebound(Enslow, 2017)

BTSB #: 670499 Available

Dewey: 813/BAges: 7-10   
AR: 5.5 MG

Subjects: Yep, Laurence American authors Chinese Americans - Biography


Summary: A biography of Laurence Yep, writer of two Newbery Honor books.


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