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Greenberg, Jan

Summary: Profiles the iconic twentieth-century artist and his daredevil brother, celebrating their dedication to their respective vocations and each other.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Neal Porter Books, Holiday House 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 920 GRE

Scanlon, Elizabeth Garton

Summary: "When Lulu's feeling well, she climbs every tree in sight. But when Lulu's sick, all she has is her imagination and a shadow"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Roaring Brook Press 2017

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE SCA

MacLachlan, Patricia

Summary: A story inspired by the life of the influential French master artist considers how he transformed his dreary childhood community in northern France through his expressions of color and form.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Roaring Brook Press 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE MAC

Nelson, Marilyn

Summary: The author reflects on her childhood in the 1950s and her development as an artist and young woman through fifty poems that consider such influences as the Civil Rights Movement, the "Red Scare" era, and the feminist movement.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Group USA 2014

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 811 NEL

Hood, Susan

Summary: Fresh, accessible, and inspiring, Shaking Things Up introduces fourteen revolutionary young women--each paired with a noteworthy female artist--to the next generation of activists, trail-blazers, and rabble-rousers. From the award-winning author of Ada's Violin, Susan Hood, this is a poetic and visual celebration of persistent women throughout history. In this book, you will find Mary Anning,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harpercollins Children's Books 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 920 HOO

Johnston, Tony

Summary: Lizzie meets an elderly man and his companion, Cecile, at the park, but Lizzie is afraid of dogs, so she relies on her new friend to help her take things one step at a time.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Roaring Brook Press 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE JOH

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE JOH

Rockliff, Mara

Summary: "In April 1916, Nell Richardson and Alice Burke set out from New York City in a little yellow car, embarking on a bumpy, muddy, unmapped journey ten thousand miles long. They took with them a teeny typewriter, a tiny sewing machine, a wee black kitten, and a message for Americans all across the country: Votes for Women! The women's suffrage movement was in full swing, and Nell and Alice would...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 324.6 ROC

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 324.6 ROC

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 324.6 ROC

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 324.6 Roc

Corey, Shana.

Summary: A one hundreth anniversary tribute to the Girl Scouts founder describes how she rejected the conventions of Victorian culture and introduced her pioneer family's passion for service, adventure, and independence to the girls of her time.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 LOW

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 921 Low 2012

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE 369.4 COR

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