By Mari Kesselring
Read or Download Arkansas (StateBasics) PDF
Similar children's nonfiction people & places books
Authors comparable to Gish Jen, Jhumpa Lahiri, Chang-rae Lee, Ha Jin, Amy Tan, and Maxine Hong Kingston are one of the demonstrated authors and newly rising voices profiled in Asian-American Writers. This new quantity additionally discusses their acclaimed works to help scholars learning those authors and their writings.
At twenty-six Douglas MacArthur used to be army aide to President Theodore Roosevelt, and his brave management of the Rainbow department in global warfare I made him a normal. even as, his reluctance to heed any authority yet his personal received him a name of vanity and insubordination that was once to shadow his whole occupation.
The viewers was once thoroughly silent the 1st time Billie vacation played a music referred to as "Strange Fruit. " within the Nineteen Thirties, Billie used to be often called a performer of jazz and blues track, yet this tune wasn't both of these issues. It used to be a music approximately injustice, and it should switch her existence without end. observe how outsiders—Billie vacation, a tender black girl raised in poverty, and Abel Meeropol, the son of Jewish immigrants—combined their abilities to create a tune that challenged racism and lead the way for the Civil Rights stream.
From the Sibert medal profitable writer of workforce MOON and the bestselling ladies contemplate every thing comes a riveting, well timed account of panda conservation efforts in China, ideal for budding environmentalists and activists.
- Mexican Heritage (21st Century Junior Library: Celebrating Diversity in My Classroom)
- Simon Bolivar (Great Hispanic Heritage)
- Raid of No Return (Nathan Hale's Hazardous Tales #7): A World War II Tale of the Doolittle Raid
- Principal (My Early Library: My Friendly Neighborhood)
- All About China: Stories, Songs, Crafts and More for Kids
Extra resources for Arkansas (StateBasics)
Arkansas (StateBasics) by Mari Kesselring