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The bestselling story of the young inventor who brought electricity to his Malawian village, now in an accessible middle grade edition.
When a terrible drought struck William Kamkwamba's tiny village in Malawi, his family lost all of the... read more

The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind (Young Readers Edition)
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reedom. Equality. Sisterhood. WOMEN IN BATTLE is the book for anyone who wants to learn as much as possible about the history of feminism in as short a time as possible. Presented as a graphic novel and spanning 150 years of recent history, WOMEN IN BATTLE celebrates the fig... read more

Women in Battle
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Series:Little People, Big Dreams

In this international bestseller from the critically acclaimed Little People, BIG DREAMS series, discover the life of Marie Curie, the Nobel Prize-winning scientist. When Marie was young, she was unable to go to college because she was a woman. But when ... read more

Marie Curie (Little People, Big Dreams)
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Join Marcia Williams as she celebrates incredible women from around the world and throughout history.
From writers to warriors and astronauts to activists, discover their awesome stories and be amazed by their achievements. Featuring Cleopatra, Boudicca, Joan of... read more

Three Cheers for Women!
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Part of the new-look award-winning Our Stories series, this is a modern Australian immigration story. I don't want to go to Australia. I have just started grammar school. My best friend Sally goes there too. But it looks like there could be another war and Dad has convinced Mu... read more

Ten Pound Pom
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From nonfiction stars Diane Stanley and Jessie Hartland comes a beautifully illustrated biography of Ada Lovelace, who is known as the first computer programmer. Two hundred years ago, a daughter was born to the famous poet, Lord By... read more

Ada Lovelace, Poet of Science: The First Computer Programmer
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Based on Mackenzi Lee's popular weekly Twitter series of the same name, Bygone Badass Broads features 52 remarkable and forgotten trailblazing women from all over the world. With tales of heroism and cunning, in-depth bios and wi... read more

Bygone Badass Broads: 52 Forgotten Women Who Changed the World
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Because I Was a Girl is an inspiring collection of true stories by women and girls about the obstacles, challenges, and opportunities they've faced...because of their gender. Edited by #1 New York Times-bestselling author Melissa de la... read more

Because I Was a Girl : True Stories for Girls of All Ages
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 Biographies & Memoir

Reading Level:Children's - Grade 1-2, Age 6-7

A picture book series about the extraordinary men and women who have shaped Australia's history, including opera star Dame Nellie Melba. Dame Nellie Melba was Australia's first classical music star. The beauty of her singing was celebrated around the globe. She was appo... read more

Meet Nellie Melba (HC)
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An award-winning author and a Caldecott Medalist take a creative look at the early life of comedic genius Charlie Chaplin. Once there was a little slip of a boy who roamed the streets of London, hungry for life (and maybe a b... read more

Smile: How Young Charlie Chaplin Taught the World to Laugh (and Cry)
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Series:My Australian Story Ser.

Thomas Morris thinks something most mysterious is going on in Bunbury where he delivers telegraphs: some telegraphs carry cryptic messages and there are strangers in town acting in an oddly inconsistent manner. In his diary, Tom records the exciting adventures he has as he tries to solve the mystery a... read more

My Australian Story: Fremantle Prison Break
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Series:Little Guides to Great Lives Ser.

The first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean, Amelia Earhart was a superstar of aviation in the 1920s and 1930s and a pioneer of women's rights. Her disappearance in 1937, while attempting to fly around the world, remains an unsolved myst... read more

Amelia Earhart (Little Guides to Great Lives)
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