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Author: Jesselyn Silva
Release Date: June 04, 2019
The Middle Grade Memoir of a Girl Boxer and Future Olympian.

In this Lean-In style inspirational memoir, twelve-year-old Jesselyn Silva offers a ringside seat to girl power and what it takes to win in the ring and in life. punch by punch.
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Author: Yona Zeldis McDonough | Narrator: Kevin Pariseau
Release Date: March 26, 2019
The man who saved the lives of his PT-109 crewmen during WWII and became the 35th president fought-and won-his first battle at the age of two-and-a-half, when he was stricken with scarlet fever. Although his presidency was cut short, our nation's youngest elected leader left an indelible mark on the American consciousness and now is profiled in our Who Was.
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Author: April Jones Prince | Narrator: Kevin Pariseau
Release Date: March 26, 2019
A humorist, narrator, and social observer, Mark Twain is unsurpassed in American literature. Best known as the author of The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, Mark Twain, not unlike his protagonist, Huck, has a restless spirit. He found adventure prospecting for silver in Nevada, navigating steamboats down the Mississippi, and making people laugh around the world.
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Author: Celeste Mannis | Narrator: Kevin Pariseau
Release Date: March 26, 2019
The beloved plays of Shakespeare are still produced everywhere, yet the life of the world's most famous playwright remains largely a mystery. Young Will left the town of Stratford to pursue theater in London, where his work eventually thrived and made him a famous and wealthy man.
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Author: Dennis Brindell Fradin | Narrator: Kevin Pariseau
Release Date: March 26, 2019
Did you know that John Adams had to coax Thomas Jefferson into writing the Declaration of Independence. It's true. The shy Virginia statesman refused at first, but then went on to author one of our nation's most important and inspiring documents. The third U.
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Author: Gare Thompson | Narrator: Kevin Pariseau
Release Date: March 26, 2019
For a long time, the main role of First Ladies was to act as hostesses of the White House...until Eleanor Roosevelt.  Born in 1884, Eleanor was not satisfied to just be a glorified hostess for her husband, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt.  Eleanor had a voice, and she used it to speak up against poverty and racism.
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Author: Joan Holub | Narrator: Kevin Pariseau
Release Date: March 26, 2019
The perfect biography to "bite into" at the start of a new school year. Children are sure to be fascinated by the eccentric and legendary Johnny Appleseed, a man who is best known for bringing apple trees to the midwest. Over John Chapman’s lifetime, he saw the country grow and start to spread westward.
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Author: Joyce Milton | Narrator: Kevin Pariseau
Release Date: March 26, 2019
From his childhood in rural Illinois to moviemaking days in Hollywood and on to a career in politics that took him all the way to the Oval Office, Ronald Reagan kept an abiding faith in America and in what our country stood for. The oldest president ever, he survived a near-fatal assassination attempt and lived to be 93.
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Author: June Eding | Narrator: Kevin Pariseau
Release Date: March 26, 2019
Our bestselling series is fit for a queen.

The life of Queen Elizabeth I was dramatic and dangerous. cast out of her father's court at the age of three and imprisoned at nineteen, Elizabeth was crowned queen in 1558, when she was only twenty-five.
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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 phonograph and the kinetoscope, an early precursor to the movie camera.
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Author: Stephanie Spinner | Narrator: Kevin Pariseau
Release Date: March 26, 2019
You want girl power. Meet Annie Oakley. Born in 1860, she became one of the best-loved and most famous women of her generation. She amazed audiences all over the world with her sharpshooting, horse-riding, action-packed performances. In an age when most women stayed home, she traveled the world and forged a new image for American women.
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Author: Yona Zeldis McDonough | Narrator: Kevin Pariseau
Release Date: March 26, 2019
If not for a stint in reform school, young Louis Armstrong might never have become a musician. It was a teacher at the Colored Waifs' Home who gave him a cornet, promoted him to band leader, and saw talent in the tough kid from the even tougher New Orleans neighborhood called Storyville.
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