Series: People Who Shaped Our World


HEDY LAMARR'S DOUBLE LIFE by Laurie Wallmark
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 5, 2019

"Revelatory to young audiences in more ways than one. (Picture book/biography. 5-10)"
Brilliance unrecognized. Read full book review >
A SONG FOR GWENDOLYN BROOKS by Alice Faye Duncan
CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 1, 2019

"A solid introduction to a brilliant writer. (author's note, timeline, suggested reading, bibliography) (Picture book/biography. 7-12)"
This brief biography of the Pulitzer Prize-winning poet features a handful of Brooks' own poems interspersed with original verse about the woman and her writing. Read full book review >