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Winter, Jonah

Summary: An introduction to the Founding Fathers describes the heated exchanges that shaped the drafting of the U.S. Constitution, sharing fact-filled profiles of such historic icons as George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, and Benjamin Franklin.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2015

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Winter, Jonah

Summary: As an elderly woman, Lillian recalls that her great-great-grandparents were sold as slaves in front of a courthouse where only rich white men were allowed to vote, then the long fight that led to her right--and determination--to cast her ballot since theVoting Rights Act gave every American the right to vote.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Schwartz & Wade Books 2015

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE WIN

Winter, Jonah

Summary: Thurgood Marshall was a born lawyer--the loudest talker, funniest joke teller, and best arguer from the time he was a kid growing up in Baltimore in the early 1900s. He would go on to become the star of his high school and college debate teams, a stellar law student at Howard University, and, as a lawyer, a one-man weapon against the discriminatory laws against black Americans. After only two...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Schwartz & Wade Books 2019

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

Winter, Jonah

Summary: Presents the life and legacy of Elvis, from his birth in Mississippi through his music career, his time in the army, his marriage, and his induction into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Schwartz & Wade Books 2019

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Winter, Jonah

Summary: Shares information on labor leader Mother Jones and her 1903 Children's Crusade protesting the dangerous conditions endured by child factory workers.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Schwartz & Wade Books 2020

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

Winter, Jonah

Summary: Young Paul Revere and his friends form a club whose members ring the bells at Christ Church, an experience which teaches him responsibility and other lessons that he uses as an adult in the American Revolution.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Aladdin 2003

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR PURPLE WIN

Winter, Jonah

Summary: A biography of U.S. Supreme Court judge, Sonia Sotomayor.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2009

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1 available in Juvenile World Languages, Call number: J SPANISH 921 SOT

Winter, Jonah

Summary: A picture book biography of African-American senator and presidential candidate Barack Obama

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Katherine Tegen Books 2008

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

Winter, Jonah

Summary: The story of an oil spill and its devastating effects on animals and the environment

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Beach Lane Books 2020

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 363.738 WIN

Winter, Jonah

Summary: "Discover the true story of a man who lived alone in the mountains with a hobby of measuring snowfall that led to groundbreaking data tracking in climate change studies"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Beach Lane Books 2023

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

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JB BARR WIN

Winter, Jonah

Summary: In Bobville, everyone is named Bob and everything is exactly the same--until one day when one Bob decides to be a Bruce.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Schwartz & Wade Books 2020

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE WIN

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