Judy Blume

Author: Jen Jones
Publisher: Enslow Publishers, Inc.
ISBN: 0766029603
Release Date: 2008-06-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

"A biography of author Judy Blume"--Provided by publisher.

Judy Blume

Author: Kathleen Tracy
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 0313342725
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Biography & Autobiography

Highlights the life and achievements of the author who is best known for her candid works about children going through puberty and other life changes.

Women Who Broke the Rules Coretta Scott King

Author: Kathleen Krull
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
ISBN: 9780802738264
Release Date: 2015-12-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

"Well-behaved women seldom make history." --Laurel Thatcher Ulrich Many aweinspiring women have changed the course of history. From fighting for social justice and women's rights to discovering and shaping our country, women have left a lasting mark on our past, present, and future. But it's not easy to affect change, and these women didn't always play by the rules to make a difference! Kathleen Krull blends history and humor in this delightful young biography series. Coretta Scott King played a vital role in the Civil Rights movement. She gave concerts to raise funds and awareness for her causes, winning people's hearts with music in addition to marches, politics, or demonstrations. After MLK Jr.'s assassination Coretta kept on marching and stepped in to fill his shoes, at first using his words to carry on the work, and then finding her own.

Women Who Broke the Rules Sonia Sotomayor

Author: Kathleen Krull
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
ISBN: 9780802737977
Release Date: 2015-06-09
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

"Sonia Sotomayor's path, from growing up in the projects to success in Ivy League universities to her rise in the legal profession is a true testament to the American dream. She broke the rules women were supposed to follow in her life and career, ultimately becoming the first Latino justice to serve on the U.S. Supreme Court, and the third woman to serve the Court"--

Women Who Broke the Rules Sacajawea

Author: Kathleen Krull
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
ISBN: 9780802737991
Release Date: 2015-06-09
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

"Well-behaved women seldom make history." -Laurel Thatcher Ulrich Many awe-inspiring women have changed the course of history. From fighting for social justice and women's rights to discovering and shaping our amazing country, women have left an indelible mark on our past, present, and future. But it's not easy to affect change, and these women didn't always play by the rules to make a difference! Kathleen Krull blends history and humor in this accessible young biography series. Sacajawea was only sixteen when she made one of the most remarkable journeys in American history. She traveled over four thousand miles by foot, canoe, and horse-all while carrying a baby on her back! Without her, the Lewis and Clark expedition might have failed. Two hundred years later, we still can see how her unique journey demonstrated the strength and value of women.

Women Who Broke the Rules Dolley Madison

Author: Kathleen Krull
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
ISBN: 9780802737939
Release Date: 2015-06-09
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

"Well-behaved women seldom make history." -Laurel Thatcher Ulrich Many awe-inspiring women have changed the course of history. From fighting for social justice and women's rights to discovering and shaping our amazing country, women have left an indelible mark on our past, present, and future. But it's not easy to affect change, and these women didn't always play by the rules to make a difference! Kathleen Krull blends history and humor in this accessible young biography series. Dolley Madison had a strong will and unique personality that made her one of the most memorable First Ladies. From hosting parties for Washington D.C.'s social and political elite to saving a portrait of George Washington before the British burned down the White House in the War of 1812, Dolley did it all!

Women Who Broke the Rules Mary Todd Lincoln

Author: Kathleen Krull
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
ISBN: 9780802738240
Release Date: 2015-12-01
Genre: History

"Well-behaved women seldom make history." --Laurel Thatcher Ulrich Many aweinspiring women have changed the course of history. From fighting for social justice and women's rights to discovering and shaping our country, women have left a lasting mark on our past, present, and future. But it's not easy to affect change, and these women didn't always play by the rules to make a difference! Kathleen Krull blends history and humor in this delightful young biography series. Mary Todd Lincoln's determined spirit made her one of the most memorable First Ladies. She was witty and highly educated, although that wasn't popular for women of her time. Though born and raised in the South, she opposed slavery and supported her husband's quest to save the Union. No matter what criticism or hardship she faced, including her husband's assassination, she remained loyal to her country.

Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing

Author: Judy Blume
Publisher: Pan Macmillan
ISBN: 9781447280385
Release Date: 2014-05-29
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Peter thinks he has the world's biggest problem - his little brother, Fudge. Fudge causes trouble wherever he goes and it's usually up to Peter to sort out the mess. When Peter wins a tiny green turtle called Dribble, he's determined to keep it away from his brother. But when Fudge does get his hands on Dribble - disaster strikes! Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing is the first book in this hugely successful series from the bestselling author and household name Judy Blume, featuring cover art from picture book star, Emily Gravett.

Just as Long as We re Together

Author: Judy Blume
Publisher: Delacorte Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 9780307817778
Release Date: 2012-03-21
Genre: Young Adult Fiction

From the New York Times bestselling author of Are You There God? It’s Me, Margaret and the adult bestseller In the Unlikely Event comes a tale of family, friendship, and pre-teen life like only JUDY BLUME can deliver. The companion to Here’s to You, Rachel Robinson. Can you have more than one best friend? Stephanie’s best friend is Rachel. Since second grade they’ve shared everything, good and bad. But now it’s the start of seventh grade and Alison has just moved to their neighborhood. Stephanie immediately clicks with her—she’s cool and fun and totally humble even though she’s the daughter of a famous actress. Stephanie hopes all three of them can be best friends, but the more she pushes Alison on Rachel, the more Rachel seems to drift away. Is it possible to have two best friends? Or is it true that two’s company, three’s a crowd? “Judy Blume does it again in what may be her best book yet!” –American Bookseller From the Trade Paperback edition.

The Pain and the Great One

Author: Judy Blume
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781481411455
Release Date: 2014-05-27
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

A six-year-old (The Pain) and his eight-year-old sister (The Great One) see each other as troublemakers and the best-loved in the family.

Shelf Discovery

Author: Lizzie Skurnick
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780061878664
Release Date: 2009-07-21
Genre: Biography & Autobiography

Remember that book you read at that time in your life when everything seemed to be going crazy—the one book that brought the world into focus and helped soothe your raging teenage angst?

Women Who Broke the Rules Sacajawea

Author: Kathleen Krull
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
ISBN: 9780802737991
Release Date: 2015-06-09
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

"Well-behaved women seldom make history." -Laurel Thatcher Ulrich Many awe-inspiring women have changed the course of history. From fighting for social justice and women's rights to discovering and shaping our amazing country, women have left an indelible mark on our past, present, and future. But it's not easy to affect change, and these women didn't always play by the rules to make a difference! Kathleen Krull blends history and humor in this accessible young biography series. Sacajawea was only sixteen when she made one of the most remarkable journeys in American history. She traveled over four thousand miles by foot, canoe, and horse-all while carrying a baby on her back! Without her, the Lewis and Clark expedition might have failed. Two hundred years later, we still can see how her unique journey demonstrated the strength and value of women.

Women Who Broke the Rules Coretta Scott King

Author: Kathleen Krull
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
ISBN: 9780802738264
Release Date: 2015-12-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

"Well-behaved women seldom make history." --Laurel Thatcher Ulrich Many aweinspiring women have changed the course of history. From fighting for social justice and women's rights to discovering and shaping our country, women have left a lasting mark on our past, present, and future. But it's not easy to affect change, and these women didn't always play by the rules to make a difference! Kathleen Krull blends history and humor in this delightful young biography series. Coretta Scott King played a vital role in the Civil Rights movement. She gave concerts to raise funds and awareness for her causes, winning people's hearts with music in addition to marches, politics, or demonstrations. After MLK Jr.'s assassination Coretta kept on marching and stepped in to fill his shoes, at first using his words to carry on the work, and then finding her own.

Women Who Broke the Rules Mary Todd Lincoln

Author: Kathleen Krull
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
ISBN: 9780802738240
Release Date: 2015-12-01
Genre: History

"Well-behaved women seldom make history." --Laurel Thatcher Ulrich Many aweinspiring women have changed the course of history. From fighting for social justice and women's rights to discovering and shaping our country, women have left a lasting mark on our past, present, and future. But it's not easy to affect change, and these women didn't always play by the rules to make a difference! Kathleen Krull blends history and humor in this delightful young biography series. Mary Todd Lincoln's determined spirit made her one of the most memorable First Ladies. She was witty and highly educated, although that wasn't popular for women of her time. Though born and raised in the South, she opposed slavery and supported her husband's quest to save the Union. No matter what criticism or hardship she faced, including her husband's assassination, she remained loyal to her country.

Women Who Broke the Rules Sonia Sotomayor

Author: Kathleen Krull
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
ISBN: 9780802737977
Release Date: 2015-06-09
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

"Sonia Sotomayor's path, from growing up in the projects to success in Ivy League universities to her rise in the legal profession is a true testament to the American dream. She broke the rules women were supposed to follow in her life and career, ultimately becoming the first Latino justice to serve on the U.S. Supreme Court, and the third woman to serve the Court"--