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Jesse Owens ( You Should Meet ) ( Ready To Read Level 3 ) (A)

Katherine Johnson (You Should Meet) Cover Image
By Thea Feldman, Alyssa Petersen (Illustrator)
$4.99
ISBN: 9781534403406
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Published: Simon Spotlight - July 18th, 2017

Get to know the woman who made many of NASA’s early missions possible in this fascinating, nonfiction Level 3 Ready-to-Read, part of a series of biographies about people “you should meet!”

Meet Katherine Johnson, a brilliant mathematician who worked at NASA in the early 1950s until retiring in 1986.


Shirley Chisholm (You Should Meet) Cover Image
$4.99
ISBN: 9781534465572
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Published: Simon Spotlight - June 16th, 2020

Get to know Shirley Chisholm, the first African American woman to enter the Democratic presidential race, in this fascinating nonfiction Level 3 Ready-to-Read, part of a series of biographies about people “you should meet!”

Meet Shirley Chisholm. In 1968, Shirley Chisholm made history as the first African American woman elected to Congress.


Kids Who Are Saving the Planet (You Should Meet) Cover Image
By Laurie Calkhoven, Monique Dong (Illustrator)
$4.99
ISBN: 9781534456464
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Published: Simon Spotlight - March 3rd, 2020

Meet the environmentally-minded kids who are coming up with ways to save the planet in this fascinating nonfiction Level 3 Ready-to-Read, part of a series of biographies about people “you should meet!”

Have you ever wondered what you could do to help the planet?


Mae Jemison (You Should Meet) Cover Image
By Laurie Calkhoven, Monique Dong (Illustrator)
$4.99
ISBN: 9781481476492
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Published: Simon Spotlight - September 6th, 2016

Blast off into space and get to know Mae Jemison—the first African-American woman to ever go to space—with this fascinating, nonfiction Level 3 Ready-to-Read, part of a new series of biographies about people “you should meet.”

Meet Mae Jemison, the first African-American female astronaut!


Misty Copeland (You Should Meet) Cover Image
By Laurie Calkhoven, Monique Dong (Illustrator)
$4.99
ISBN: 9781481470438
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Published: Simon Spotlight - December 27th, 2016

Pirouette across the stage and get to know Misty Copeland—the first African-American woman to become a principal ballerina with the American Ballet Theater—in this fascinating, nonfiction Level 3 Ready-to-Read, part of a new series of biographies about people “you should meet.”

Misty Copeland had always dreamed of becoming a dancer, but she had many obstacles to over


Kids Who Are Changing the World (You Should Meet) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781534432147
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Published: Simon Spotlight - February 12th, 2019

Meet the inventive kids who are coming up with ways to save the world in this fascinating, nonfiction Level 3 Ready-to-Read, part of a series of biographies about people “you should meet!”

Have you ever wondered what you could do to change the world?


Lin-Manuel Miranda (You Should Meet) Cover Image
By Laurie Calkhoven, Alyssa Petersen (Illustrator)
$4.99
ISBN: 9781534422414
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Published: Simon Spotlight - August 28th, 2018

Get to know Lin-Manuel Miranda, the award-winning creator of Hamilton: An American Musical, in this fascinating nonfiction Level 3 Ready-to-Read, part of a series of biographies about people “you should meet!”

Meet Lin-Manuel Miranda!


Women Who Launched the Computer Age (You Should Meet) Cover Image
By Laurie Calkhoven, Alyssa Petersen (Illustrator)
$4.99
ISBN: 9781481470469
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Published: Simon Spotlight - September 6th, 2016

This book was chosen by the Children’s Book Council as a best STEM book of 2017!

Meet the women who programmed the first all-electronic computer and built the technological language kids today can’t live without in this fascinating, nonfiction Level 3 Ready-to-Read, part of a new series of biographies about people “you should meet!”

In 1946, six brilliant you


Jesse Owens (You Should Meet) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781481480956
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Published: Simon Spotlight - January 17th, 2017

Sprint around the track and get to know Jesse Owens in this fascinating, nonfiction Level 3 Ready-to-Read, part of a new series of biographies about people “you should meet.”

Meet Jesse Owens, an African American runner who won four gold medals at the 1936 Olympics in Berlin!


Duke Kahanamoku (You Should Meet) Cover Image
By Laurie Calkhoven, Stevie Lewis (Illustrator)
$3.99
ISBN: 9781481497008
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Published: Simon Spotlight - May 16th, 2017

Get to know the father of modern surfing in this fascinating, nonfiction Level 3 Ready-to-Read, part of a new series of biographies about people “you should meet.”

Meet Duke Kahanamoku, three-time Olympic gold medalist and the father of modern surfing. Duke gained international fame for participating in four Olympics and won five medals in total.


Roberta Gibb (You Should Meet) Cover Image
By Laurie Calkhoven, Monique Dong (Illustrator)
$4.99
ISBN: 9781534409712
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Published: Simon Spotlight - March 13th, 2018

Get to know the first woman to ever run in the Boston Marathon in this fascinating nonfiction Level 3 Ready-to-Read, part of a series of biographies about people “you should meet!”

Meet Roberta Gibb. In 1966, Roberta was the first woman ever to run in the Boston Marathon.


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