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David Attenborough —Sánchez Vegara, Ma Isabel (María Isabel), author.

In this book from the critically acclaimed 'Little People, Big Dreams' series, discover the life of David Attenborough, the inspiring broadcaster and conservationist.

Dolly Parton —Sánchez Vegara, Ma Isabel (María Isabel), author.

Little Dolly grew up in Tennessee in a family "as poor as dirt." She started performing at an early age, singing on local radio and television. After graduating high school, she moved to Nashville to pursue her singing d...

Harriet Tubman —Sánchez Vegara, Ma Isabel (María Isabel), author.

Presents information about Harriet Tubman, from her childhood in slavery to brave escape to the North and her work to help others escape slavery.

Jane Goodall —Sánchez Vegara, Ma Isabel (María Isabel), author.

Presents the life and accomplishments of the zoologist who studied and cared for chimpanzees.

Frida Kahlo —Sánchez Vegara, Ma Isabel (María Isabel), author.

Frida Kahlo's desire to study medicine was destroyed by a childhood accident. Frida began painting from her bedside and produced over 140 works, culminating in a solo exhibition in America. This inspiring and informative...

Mahatma Gandhi —Sánchez Vegara, Ma Isabel (María Isabel), author.

As a young man, Mohandas Gandhi dreamed of unity for all peoples and religions. Inspired by this idea, he led peaceful protests to free India from British rule and unite the country--ending violence and unfair treatment....

Aretha Franklin —Sánchez Vegara, Ma Isabel (María Isabel), author.

"Aretha grew up in a family of musicians, singing with her heart and soul in her father's gospel choir. She went on to bring that feeling to her own music, creating some of history's best-loved songs that still spark ho...

Greta Thunberg —Sánchez Vegara, Ma Isabel (María Isabel), author.

Discover the inspiring true story of Greta Thunberg, the environmental activist. When young Greta learned of the climate crisis, she stopped talking. She couldn't understand why people in power were not doing anything to...

Billie Jean King —Sánchez Vegara, Ma Isabel (María Isabel), author.

"Billie Jean King grew up surrounded by sports of all kinds. But the first time she played tennis, she knew she would become World No. 1. On and off the court, she strived for equality, blazing a trail for women in sport...

Elton John —Sánchez Vegara, Ma Isabel (María Isabel), author.

As a child, Elton started playing his grandmother's piano in Harrow, London. He could pick tunes out by ear and was soon attending lessons at the Royal Academy. After answering an advertisement in a newspaper, Elton team...

L. M. Montgomery —Sánchez Vegara, Ma Isabel (María Isabel), author.

Born in the Canadian province of Prince Edward Island, Lucy Maud Montgomery lost her mother when she was very young. Left in the care of less-than-encouraging grandparents, she found comfort in reading, writing, and her ...

Evonne Goolagong —Sánchez Vegara, Ma Isabel (María Isabel), author.

"Evonne grew up on a hot, dusty farm in Australia. She was the third of eight children, and descendant of the Wirundjuri people, who have lived on the land for more than 60,000 years. Her talent for tennis was discovered...

Amelia Earhart —Sánchez Vegara, Ma Isabel (María Isabel), author.

Follows Amelia Earhart, whose strong will and self-belief helped her overcome prejudice and technical problems to become the first female pilot to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean. This inspiring and informative little...

Pelé —Sánchez Vegara, Ma Isabel (María Isabel), author.

In this book from the critically acclaimed Little People, BIG DREAMS series, discover the life of Pele, Brazil's all-time King of Football. With a sock full of rags for a ball, Pele honed his skills in a poor neighbourho...

Ella: my first Ella Fitzgerald —Sánchez Vegara, Ma Isabel (María Isabel), author.

Introduce your little one to the pioneering jazz singer. Told in simple sentences, this young reader edition of the best-selling series is perfect to read aloud to little dreamers.

Jane Austen —Sánchez Vegara, Ma Isabel (María Isabel), author.

Presents information about Jane Austen, from her childhood in the English countryside to how her own heartbreak became the inspiration for "Pride and Prejudice."

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