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Juvenile Nonfiction - Biography & Autobiography - Science & Technology
Author: Deborah Hopkinson | Narrator: Kevin Pariseau
Release Date: March 26, 2019
As a young boy, Charles Darwin hated school and was often scolded for conducting “useless” experiments. Yet his passion for the natural world was so strong that he suffered through terrible seasickness during his five-year voyage aboard T...
Author: Margaret Frith | Narrator: Kevin Pariseau
Release Date: March 26, 2019
One day in 1882, Thomas Edison flipped a switch that lit up lower Manhattan with incandescent light and changed the way people live ever after. The electric light bulb was only one of thousands of Edison’s inventions, which include the phonogra...
Author: Roberta Edwards | Narrator: Kevin Pariseau
Release Date: March 26, 2019
Leonardo da Vinci was a gifted painter, talented musician, and dedicated scientist and inventor, designing flying machines, submarines, and even helicopters.  Yet he had a hard time finishing things, a problem anyone can relate to.  Only th...
Author: Brad Meltzer | Narrator: Various and Jennifer Lim
Release Date: February 05, 2019
We can all be heroes. That’s the inspiring message of this lively biography series from New York Times bestselling author Brad Meltzer.   “Kids always search for heroes, so we might as well have a say in it,” Brad Meltzer reali...
Author: Brad Meltzer | Narrator: Various and Marc Thompson
Release Date: February 05, 2019
We can all be heroes. That’s the inspiring message of this New York Times Bestselling biography series from historian and author Brad Meltzer. Even when he was a kid, Albert Einstein did things his own way. He thought in pictures instead of wor...
Author: Brad Meltzer | Narrator: Various and Marc Thompson
Release Date: February 05, 2019
Neil Armstrong's journey to the moon is the focus of the fifteenth entry in the New York Times bestselling series of biographies about heroes. This friendly, fun biography series focuses on the traits that made our heroes great--the traits ...
Author: Robert Burleigh | Narrator: Susan Pelosi
Release Date: January 22, 2019
Winner of the Orbis Pictus Award for Nonfiction and Publishers Weekly Best Book of the Year.Flight. Loneliness. Fear. Danger. Courage. Charles Lindbergh considered all these things and more when he set out for Paris on the morning of May 20, 1927, wi...
Author: Scott Kelly | Narrator: George Newbern
Release Date: October 16, 2018
Discover what it's like to spend a year in space in this awe-inspiring memoir from a real-life NASA astronaut who did just that!Prepare to blast off with astronaut Scott Kelly as he takes readers on a journey through his year aboard the International...
Author: Alice Provensen and Martin Provensen | Narrator: Stuart Blinder
Release Date: July 10, 2018
Winner of the Caldecott Medal, this stunning audiobook depicts Louis Bleriot's historic first cross-Channel flight.
Author: Janet B. Pascal and Who HQ | Narrator: Elliot Hill
Release Date: June 05, 2018
Isaac Newton was always a loner, preferring to spend his time contemplating the mysteries of the universe. When the plague broke out in London in 1665 he was forced to return home from college. It was during this period of so much death, that Newton ...
Author: James Buckley, Jr. and Who HQ | Narrator: Johnny Heller
Release Date: June 05, 2018
As young boys, Orville and Wilbur Wright loved all things mechanical. As young men, they gained invaluable skills essential for their success by working with printing presses, bicycles, motors, and any sort of machinery they could get their hands on...
Author: Jim Gigliotti and Who HQ | Narrator: Dominic Hoffman
Release Date: June 05, 2018
Born in 1860s Missouri, nobody expected George Washingtoni Carver to succeed. Slaves were not allowed to be educated. After the Civil War, Carver enrolled in classes and proved to be a star student. He became the first black student at Iowa State Agr...