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A Big Cheese for the White House: The True Tale of a Tremendous Cheddar

A Big Cheese for the White House: The True Tale of a Tremendous Cheddar

by Candace Fleming
Illustrated by S. D. Schindler

Publishers: Melanie Kroupa Books, DK Ink, 1999
Pages: 32
ISBN: 0789425734

CCBC Age Recommendation: Ages 5-9

CCBC Location: Picture Book, Fleming

A Nation's Hope: The Story of Boxing Legend Joe Louis

A Nation's Hope: The Story of Boxing Legend Joe Louis

by Matt de la Pena
Illustrated by Kadir Nelson

Publisher: Dial, 2011
Pages: 40
ISBN: 9780803731677

CCBC Age Recommendation: Ages 8-12

CCBC Location: Non-Fiction, 920 Louis

A Place to Belong

A Place to Belong

by Cynthia Kadohata

Publishers: Atheneum, Caitlyn Dlouhy Books, 2019
Pages: 405
ISBN: 9781481446648

CCBC Age Recommendation: Ages 9-13

CCBC Location: Fiction, Kadohata

A Place to Land: Martin Luther King Jr. and the Speech That Inspired a Nation

A Place to Land: Martin Luther King Jr. and the Speech That Inspired a Nation

by Barry Wittenstein
Illustrated by Jerry Pinkney

Publishers: Holiday House, Neal Porter Books, 2019
Pages: 48
ISBN: 9780823443314

CCBC Age Recommendation: Ages 8-11

CCBC Location: Non-Fiction, 323 Wittenstein

A Separate Battle: Women and the Civil War

A Separate Battle: Women and the Civil War

by Ina Chang

Publisher: Lodestar, 1991
Pages: 103
ISBN: 0525673652

CCBC Age Recommendation: Age 9 and older

CCBC Location: Non-Fiction, 973 Chang

A Splash of Red: The Life and Art of Horace Pippin

A Splash of Red: The Life and Art of Horace Pippin

by Jen Bryant
Illustrated by Melissa Sweet

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf, 2013
Pages: 36
ISBN: 9780375867125

CCBC Age Recommendation: Ages 5-9

CCBC Location: Non-Fiction, 920 Pippin

A Storm Called Katrina

A Storm Called Katrina

by Myron Uhlberg
Illustrated by Colin Bootman

Publisher: Peachtree, 2011
Pages: 40
ISBN: 9781561455911

CCBC Age Recommendation: Ages 6-10

CCBC Location: Picture Book, Uhlberg

A Whole New Ball Game; The Story of the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League

A Whole New Ball Game; The Story of the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League

by Sue Macy

Publisher: Henry Holt, 1993
Pages: 143
ISBN: 0805019421

CCBC Age Recommendation: Ages 11-14

CCBC Location: Non-Fiction, 796 Macy

A Wreath for Emmett Till

A Wreath for Emmett Till

by Marilyn Nelson
Illustrated by Philippe Lardy

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin , 2005
Pages: 40
ISBN: 0618397523

CCBC Age Recommendation: Age 14 and older

CCBC Location: Non-Fiction, 811 Nelson

Above the Rim: How Elgin Baylor Changed Basketball

Above the Rim: How Elgin Baylor Changed Basketball

by Jen Bryant
Illustrated by Frank Morrison

Publisher: Abrams, 2020
Pages: 40
ISBN: 9781419741081

CCBC Age Recommendation: Ages 6-10

CCBC Location: Non-Fiction, 796 Bryant