"I want to write stories that empower kids to know that other people empowered themselves. If I have a mission, that's my mission!" - Doreen Rappaport

  • Martin's Big Words: The Life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

  • Helen's Big World: The Life of Helen Keller

  • Beyond Courage: The Untold Story of Jewish Resistance During the Holocaust

  • Eleanor, Quiet No More: The Life of Eleanor Roosevelt

  • Jack's Path of Courage: The Life of John F. Kennedy

  • Nobody Gonna Turn Me 'Round! Stories and Songs of the Civil Rights Movement

  • Lady Liberty: A Biography

  • Abe's Honest Words: The Life of Abraham Lincoln

  • Dirt On Our Skirts: The story of the Young Women Who Won the World Championship.

  • John's Secret Dreams: The Life of John Lennon


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