Grandfather Gandhi

Grandfather Gandhi by Arun Gandhi and Bethany Hegedus illustrated by Evan Turk Arun Gandhi lives with his family in Grandfather Gandhi’s village, where the days are thick and hot. Silence fills the air—but peace feels far away for the young Arun. When an older boy pushes him on the soccer field, Arun’s anger fills him […]

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The Pilot and the Little Prince: The Life of Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

The Pilot and the Little Prince: The Life of Antoine de Saint-Exupéry by Peter Sís Antoine de Saint-Exupéry was born in France in 1900, when airplanes were just being invented. He had always dreamed of flying, and when he became a pilot as a young man, his adventures truly began. He was one of the […]

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Who Says Women Can’t Be Doctors? The Story of Elizabeth Blackwell

Who Says Women Can’t Be Doctors? The Story of Elizabeth Blackwell written by Tanya Lee Stone and illustrated by Marjorie Priceman. Imagine a time when a woman wasn’t allowed to become a doctor.  This picture book biography tells the story of the first woman in America to succeed in breaking the barriers against women in the […]

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