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30 People Who Changed The World: Fascinating Bite-Sized Essays From Award-Winning Authors

ISBN-10: 1633223779
ISBN-13: 9781633223776
Author: InkThinkTank
Interest Level: 3-7
Publisher: Quarto

Publication Date: October 2017

Copyright: 2017

Page Count: 144

Series: Got A Minute?

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Grades 3-7

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Lexile: 1020L

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Biography; Juvenile literature

Biography; Juvenile literature

Biography; Juvenile literature

What do Julius Caesar, Rosa Parks, and Vincent van Gogh all have in common? They're all fascinating figures who shaped our world! Learn about these and so many more historical VIPs in 30 People Who Changed the World, brought to you by today's award-winning and best-known children's authors. In this collection of 30 essays, each historical figure has a short piece -- called a nonfiction minute -- dedicated just to them. Learn how African-American singer Marian Anderson sang her way to the White House, and how an indentured servant named Juan de Pareja became an artist. Read all about Albert Einstein's theory of relativity -- yes, it can be explained in a minute! These nonfiction "appetizers" are quick and easy-to-read, and will have children begging to know more about the world around them.
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