Malala A Hero for All

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ISBN: 9780553537635
Release Date: 2016-01-12
Number of pages: 48
Author: Shana Corey
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers

Download and read online Malala A Hero for All in PDF and EPUB This Step 4 Biography Reader shares the inspiring story of Malala Yousafzai, the youngest recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize. Even as a young girl in Pakistan, Malala spoke up about the importance of girls’ education, via speeches and a blog. Since the Taliban regime was intent on denying girls an education and silencing anyone who disagreed with their laws, this was very dangerous. Malala was shot, but she survived the attack and it did not silence her. In fact, she spoke at the United Nations on her sixteenth birthday, just nine months after she was shot. Malala’s resolve has only magnified her voice, delivering her message of human rights to millions of people. Step 4 Readers use challenging vocabulary and short paragraphs to tell exciting stories. For newly independent readers who read simple sentences with confidence.


Malala

Filename: malala.pdf
ISBN: 9780553537611
Release Date: 2016-01
Number of pages: 48
Author: Shana Corey
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers

Download and read online Malala in PDF and EPUB This Step 4 Biography Reader shares the inspiring story of Malala Yousafzai, the youngest recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize. Even as a young girl in Pakistan, Malala spoke up about the importance of girls' education, via speeches and a blog. Since the Taliban regime was intent on denying girls an education and silencing anyone who disagreed with their laws, this was very dangerous. Malala was shot, but she survived the attack and it did not silence her. In fact, she spoke at the United Nations on her sixteenth birthday, just nine months after she was shot. Malala's resolve has only magnified her voice, delivering her message of human rights to millions of people. Step 4 Readers use challenging vocabulary and short paragraphs to tell exciting stories. For newly independent readers who read simple sentences with confidence.


Malala

Filename: malala.pdf
ISBN: 0553537628
Release Date: 2016-01
Number of pages: 48
Author: Shana Corey
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers

Download and read online Malala in PDF and EPUB This Step 4 Biography Reader shares the inspiring story of Malala Yousafzai, the youngest recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize. Even as a young girl in Pakistan, Malala spoke up about the importance of girls education, via speeches and a blog. Since the Taliban regime was intent on denying girls an education and silencing anyone who disagreed with their laws, this was very dangerous. Malala was shot, but she survived the attack and it did not silence her. In fact, she spoke at the United Nations on her sixteenth birthday, just nine months after she was shot. Malala s resolve has only magnified her voice, delivering her message of human rights to millions of people. Step 4 Readers use challenging vocabulary and short paragraphs to tell exciting stories. For newly independent readers who read simple sentences with confidence."


Hillary Clinton The Life of a Leader

Filename: hillary-clinton-the-life-of-a-leader.pdf
ISBN: 9781101932377
Release Date: 2016-05-10
Number of pages: 48
Author: Shana Corey
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers

Download and read online Hillary Clinton The Life of a Leader in PDF and EPUB Just in time for the presidential election, trace Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton’s life of service in this Step 3 Biography Reader! After volunteering as a young child, she became a leader in school and college, championed women’s and children’s causes as a young lawyer and wife of a politician, and finally became a politician herself. She has been our First Lady, a U.S. senator, the secretary of state, and a presidential candidate. Hillary Clinton has achieved so many “firsts” in her life. Will she add “first woman president” to her list of achievements? Step 3 Readers feature engaging characters in easy-to-follow plots about popular topics—for children who are ready to read on their own.


Barack Obama Out of Many One

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ISBN: 9780385374781
Release Date: 2013-11-27
Number of pages: 48
Author: Shana Corey
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers

Download and read online Barack Obama Out of Many One in PDF and EPUB Children who are ready to read on their own will want to get ready for President's Day with this leveled reader about the first African American president of the United States! A Step 3 Step into Reading Biography Reader about our forty-fourth president, Barack Obama—revised to include an account of his reelection and new photographs! With clear and accessible language, independent readers can learn how the lessons and love from Obama’s mother and grandparents shaped him; how the places he lived influenced him; and how he turned his childhood feeling of being an outsider into a positive driving force that propelled him into the history books!


Escape North The Story of Harriet Tubman

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ISBN: 9780385374798
Release Date: 2013-11-27
Number of pages: 48
Author: Monica Kulling
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers

Download and read online Escape North The Story of Harriet Tubman in PDF and EPUB An easy-to-read, page-turning account of Harriet Tubman's life--from her childhood in slavery to her years as a conductor on the Underground Railroad to her later work as a suffragette and as a spy in the Civil War. This remarkable true story brings to life one of America's greatest female role models.


Take a Hike Teddy Roosevelt

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ISBN: 9780375869372
Release Date: 2015-12-22
Number of pages: 48
Author: Frank Murphy
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers

Download and read online Take a Hike Teddy Roosevelt in PDF and EPUB A Step 3 Step into Reading Biography Reader about Teddy Roosevelt and his efforts to protect our environment and establish national parks. Teddy battled asthma all his life, and the list of things he shouldn't do was long. But when people told him "you can't," he set about proving them wrong. This book focuses on his inexhaustible enthusiasm and his commitment to preserving America's natural resources. Step 3 Readers feature engaging characters in easy-to-follow plots about popular topics. These books are for children who are ready to read on their own. From the Trade Paperback edition.


Ballerina Dreams

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ISBN: 9780385755153
Release Date: 2014-10-14
Number of pages: 42
Author: Michaela Deprince
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers

Download and read online Ballerina Dreams in PDF and EPUB The author traces her rise from orphan in war-torn Sierra Leone to one of America's most accomplished ballerinas, discussing her adoption, training, and performances.


Helen Keller

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ISBN: 9780307556684
Release Date: 2010-05-26
Number of pages: 48
Author: Johanna Hurwitz
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers

Download and read online Helen Keller in PDF and EPUB When a childhood illness leaves her blind and deaf, Helen Keller's life seems hopeless indeed. But her indomitable will and the help of a devoted teacher empower Helen to triumph over incredible adversity. This amazing true story is finally brought to the beginner reader level. From the Hardcover edition.


Malala s Magic Pencil

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ISBN: 9780241322550
Release Date: 2017-10-17
Number of pages: 48
Author: Malala Yousafzai
Publisher: Penguin UK

Download and read online Malala s Magic Pencil in PDF and EPUB As a child in Pakistan, Malala made a wish for a magic pencil that she could use to redraw reality. She would use it to give gifts to her family, to erase the smell from the rubbish dump near her house, to sleep an extra hour in the morning. As she grew older, Malala wished for bigger and bigger things. She saw a world that needed fixing. And even if she never found a magic pencil, Malala realized that she could still work hard every day to make her wishes come true. This beautifully illustrated picture book tells Malala's story, in her own words, for a younger audience and shows them the worldview that allowed her to hold on to hope and to make her voice heard even in the most difficult of times.


First Kids

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ISBN: 9780375822186
Release Date: 2009
Number of pages: 48
Author: Kathryn Gibbs Davis
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers

Download and read online First Kids in PDF and EPUB Discusses what life is like in the White House and presents anecdotes about the children of presidents Lincoln, Grant, Theodore Roosevelt, Coolidge, Kennedy, and Clinton.


For the Right to Learn

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ISBN: 9781491460719
Release Date: 2015-08-01
Number of pages: 40
Author: Rebecca Langston-George
Publisher: Capstone

Download and read online For the Right to Learn in PDF and EPUB "Tells Malala Yousafzai's harrowing story of standing up for girls' education against the Taliban, being shot in the head, and surviving to continue the fight"--


Basketball s Greatest Players

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ISBN: 9780553533958
Release Date: 2015-10-27
Number of pages: 48
Author: S. A. Kramer
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers

Download and read online Basketball s Greatest Players in PDF and EPUB Whose hands were so big he held the basketball like a grapefruit? Which center singlehandedly changed the way defense was played? From Wilt Chamberlain and Bill Russell to Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Larry Bird and Michael Jordan, young hoops fans can read about eleven legendary players in this exciting look at basketball's greatest slam-dunking, hoop-hanging superstars.


Dear Malala We Stand with You

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ISBN: 9780553521221
Release Date: 2014-10-28
Number of pages: 32
Author: Rosemary McCarney
Publisher: Crown Books for Young Readers

Download and read online Dear Malala We Stand with You in PDF and EPUB An inspiring letter to Malala Yousafzai, winner of the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize, that is both a show of support and a call to action for girls around the world. Malala became the youngest person to win the Nobel Peace Prize after she survived being shot in the head by the Taliban for speaking out in favor of a girl's right to an education. She survived this brutal attack and has emerged as a very powerful voice for social justice in the world. Dear Malala, We Stand with You captures the impact Malala has had on girls from all walks of life. In powerfully simple language and stunning photographs, the struggles from poverty and violence faced by girls everywhere become a catalyst for change. The book includes an excerpt from Malala’s UN speech and provides readers with ways they can help and participate. Malala’s bravery has shown that one person and one voice is enough to change the world. As UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said, the terrorists are most afraid of "the girl with a book." Author Rosemary McCarney has over 20 years of international development work and runs the Canadian operations of Plan International as President and CEO. From the Hardcover edition.


Malala Activist for Girls Education

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ISBN: 9781580897853
Release Date: 2017-02-07
Number of pages: 48
Author: Raphaele Frier
Publisher: Charlesbridge Publishing

Download and read online Malala Activist for Girls Education in PDF and EPUB Malala Yousafzai stood up to the Taliban and fought for the right for all girls to receive an education. When she was just fifteen-years old, the Taliban attempted to kill Malala, but even this did not stop her activism. At age eighteen Malala became the youngest person to be awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for her work to ensure the education of all children around the world. Malala's courage and conviction will inspire young readers in this beautifully illustrated biography.