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Nivola, Claire A.

Summary: Listeners follow noted oceanographer Sylvia Earle as her childhood adventures in the Gulf of Mexico help inspire her life's work: discovering the secrets of "the blue heart of the planet."

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2012

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile book on CD, Call number: J CD 921 Earle 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Multi-Media Kits, Call number: KIT J ORANGE LIF

Nivola, Claire A.

Summary: A picture book biography tells the story of Sylvia Earle's growing passion for the wonders of the sea and how her ocean exploration and advocacy have made her known around the world.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Frances Foster Books 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Nivola, Claire A.

Summary: "This is the story of Wangari Maathai, winner of the 2004 Nobel Peace Prize and founder of the Green Belt Movement"--Dust jacket.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus, and Giroux 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Bartoletti, Susan Campbell.

Summary: Relates events of the 1814 Battle of Baltimore as seen through the eyes of twelve-year-old Caroline Pickersgill, who had worked with her family and their servants to sew the enormous flag which waved over Fort McHenry.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 973.52 BAR

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 975.2 Bartoletti

Glaser, Linda.

Summary: The story of Emma Lazarus, who, despite her life of privilege, became a tireless advocate for the immigrants who arrived in New York City in the 1880s and wrote a famous poem for the Statue of Liberty.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 811.4 GLA

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