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Who HQ is your headquarters for history. The Who HQ team is always working to provide simple and clear answers to some of our biggest questions. From Who Was George Washington? to Who Is Michelle Obama?, and What Was the Battle of Gettysburg? to Where Is the Great Barrier Reef?, we strive to give you all the facts. Visit us at WhoHQ.com

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What Was the Harlem Renaissance? Cover
Author: Sherri L. Smith and Who HQ
Release Date: December 28, 2021
Discover how this vibrant Black neighborhood in upper Manhattan became home to the leading Black writers, artists, and musicians of the 1920s and 1930s.Travel back in time to the 1920s and 1930s to the sounds of jazz in nightclubs and the 24-hours-a-...
What Was the Harlem Renaissance? Cover
Who Were the Navajo Code Talkers? Cover
Author: James Buckley, Jr. and Who HQ
Release Date: December 28, 2021
Learn how this heroic group of American Indian men created a secret, unbreakable code and helped the US win major battles during World War II.By the time the United States joined the Second World War in 1941, the fight against Nazi and Axis powers ha...
Who Were the Navajo Code Talkers? Cover
Who Were Stanley and Livingstone? Cover
Author: Jim Gigliotti and Who HQ
Release Date: December 07, 2021
Join the American journalist Henry Morton Stanley on his amazing quest to find David Livingstone, England's most celebrated explorer.The world was fascinated and concerned. Dr. David Livingstone's 1866 expedition to find the source of the Nile River ...
Who Were Stanley and Livingstone? Cover
What Was the Plague? Cover
Author: Roberta Edwards and Who HQ
Release Date: November 09, 2021
Oh, rats! It's time to take a deeper look at what caused the Black Death--the deadliest pandemic recorded in human history.While the coronavirus COVID-19 changed the world in 2020, it still isn't the largest and deadliest pandemic in history. That ti...
What Was the Plague? Cover
Who Was David Bowie? Cover
Author: Margaret Gurevich and Who HQ
Release Date: November 09, 2021
Find out how this English singer-songwriter and actor who constantly reinvented his look and sound became one of the most influential musicians of the twentieth century.David Bowie, born David Robert Jones, wasn't just an incredible singer; he had an...
Who Was David Bowie? Cover
What Are the Winter Olympics? Cover
Author: Gail Herman and Who HQ
Release Date: October 12, 2021
Grab your skis, ice skates, and snowboard and learn how the Winter Olympic Games became a worldwide phenomenal event watched by millions. Although fans the world over have been fascinated by the modern Summer Olympics since 1896, the Winter Olympics ...
What Are the Winter Olympics? Cover
What Was the Boston Tea Party? Cover
Author: Kathleen Krull and Who HQ
Release Date: July 13, 2021
"No Taxation without Representation!" The Boston Tea Party stands as an iconic event of the American Revolution—outraged by the tax on tea, American colonists chose to destroy the tea by dumping it into the water! Learn all about the ...
What Was the Boston Tea Party? Cover
What Was the March on Washington? Cover
Author: Kathleen Krull and Who HQ
Release Date: July 13, 2021
On August 28, 1963, more than 200,000 people gathered in Washington, DC, to demand equal rights for all races. It was there that Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his "I Have a Dream" speech, and it was this peaceful protest that spurred the...
What Was the March on Washington? Cover
Where Are the Constellations? Cover
Author: Stephanie Sabol and Who HQ
Release Date: July 06, 2021
Calling all stargazers, here is the book for you!Ancient people from many different cultures--Greek, Roman, Mezo-American, Arab--all looked up and imagined pictures in the sky by "drawing" a line from one star to another, like a connect-the-dots puzz...
Where Are the Constellations? Cover
Author: Meg Belviso, Pam Pollack and Who HQ | Narrator: Kevin R. Free
Release Date: June 01, 2021
Find out how Neil deGrasse Tyson became one of America's best-known scientists.When he was nine years old, Neil deGrasse Tyson went on a trip that would change his life. While visiting the Hayden Planetarium at the Museum of Natural History in New Yo...
Author: Nico Medina and Who HQ | Narrator: Vikas Adam
Release Date: May 11, 2021
Learn how this Emmy-winning host, producer, and television personality became the world's most famous drag queen.RuPaul Andre Charles always knew he was meant to be a performer. Even as a young child, he loved to dress up and imitate the glamorous w...
Author: Jill Abramson and Who HQ | Narrator: Vikas Adam
Release Date: May 11, 2021
Whether Congress is in session or not, here is an enthralling overview about the branch of our government closest to average Americans.Best-selling adult author and the first woman to become executive editor of The New York Times, Jill Abramson is a ...