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50 real heroes for boys : true stories of courage, integrity, compassion, leadership, and more!

Author: Christy Monson
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Bushel & Peck Books, [2019] ©2019
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Primary school : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Discover fifty real heroes -- and learn to become one yourself. This book teaches boys everywhere that being a hero only requires being yourself -- but your best self. Bright, colorful portraits by over a dozen international artists accompany true stories of men and women who knew that character -- things like integrity, compassion, and courage -- mixed with their own unique gifts -- creativity, fitness, curiosity,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Juvenile works
Biography Juvenile literature
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Biography, Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Christy Monson
ISBN: 9781733633505 1733633502
OCLC Number: 1123210198
Notes: Die-cut holes in cover.
Description: 111 pages : colour illustrations ; 29 cm.
Contents: William Wilberforce --
Ralph Lazo --
Dav Pilkey --
Mary Anning --
Jackie Robinson --
Stephen Hawking --
Helen Keller --
Jim Henson --
Todd Beamer --
Louis Braille --
Malala Yousafzai --
Abraham Lincoln --
Jamie Oliver --
Sir Edmund Hillary --
Jane Goodall --
Kathrine Switzer --
J.J. Abrams --
Booker T. Washington --
John Wooden --
Corrie ten Boom --
Jon Huntsman Sr. --
Caesar Rodney --
Jonas Salk --
César Chávez --
Chris Williams --
Marie Curie --
Duke Kahanamoku --
Ellen Ochoo --
Yasuteru Yamada --
Fred Rogers --
Frederick Douglass --
"Stagecoach Mary" Fields --
Georg Ferdinand Duckwitz --
Iván Fernández --
J.K. Rowling --
Joshua Chamberlain --
Julie Child --
Katherine Johnson --
Lin-Manuel Miranda --
Ludwig van Beethoven --
Mahandas Gandhi --
Mother Teresa --
Niels Bohr --
Sarah Emma Edmonds --
Shavarsh Vladimiri Karapetyan --
Harriet Tubman --
Sir Earnest Shackleton --
Gail Halverson --
William Tyndale --
Tegla Loroupe.
Other Titles: Fifty real heroes for boys
Responsibility: by Christy Monson.

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Discover fifty real heroes -- and learn to become one yourself. This book teaches boys everywhere that being a hero only requires being yourself -- but your best self. Bright, colorful portraits by over a dozen international artists accompany true stories of men and women who knew that character -- things like integrity, compassion, and courage -- mixed with their own unique gifts -- creativity, fitness, curiosity, and more -- could make the world a better place.

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