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Success for Teens: Real Teens Talk About Using the Slight Edge

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Success Books:

Seller ID: 9780979034152

ISBN: 0979034159

Condition: very good


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Extraordinary Black Americans from Colonial to Contemporary Times (Extraordinary People)

By: "Altman, Susan"

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Childrens Pr:

Seller ID: 9780516405810

ISBN: 0516405810

Condition: acceptable


This outstanding collection of short, easy-to-read biographies and historical events is designed to acquaint children of all races with the accomplishments of extraordinary people.Over 85 prominent black women and men are recognized for their achievements in education, science, literature, and more. View more info

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Warriors Don't Cry

By: "Beals, Melba Patitllo"

Price: $4.00

Publisher: N/A:

Seller ID: 9781416948827

ISBN: 1416948821

Condition: GOOD


An innocent teenager. An unexpected hero. In 1957, Melba Pattillo turned sixteen. That was also the year she became a warrior on the front lines of a civil rights firestorm. Following the landmark 1954 Supreme Court ruling, "Brown v. Board of Education, " Melba was one of nine teenagers chosen to integrate Little Rock's Central High School. Throughout her harrowing ordeal, Melba was taunted by her schoolmates and their parents, threatened by a lynch mob's r... View more info

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Warriors Don't Cry

By: "Beals, Melba Pattillo"

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Simon Pulse:

Seller ID: 9780671899004

ISBN: 0671899007

Condition: GOOD


"You've gotta learn to defend yourself. Never let your enemy know what you are feeling." -- The soldier assigned to protect Melba "Please, God, let me learn how to stop being a warrior. Sometimes I just need to be a girl." -- Melba's diary, on her sixteenth birthday In 1957 Melba Pattillo turned sixteen. That was also the year she became a warrior on the front lines of a civil rights firestorm. Following the landmark 1954 Supreme Court ruling, "Brown v. Boa... View more info

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American Boys Handy Book : What to Do and How to Do It

By: "BEARD, DANIEL CARTER, C., D. BEARD"

Price: $6.00

Publisher: David R Godine Pub:

Seller ID: 9780879234492

ISBN: 0879234490

Condition: GOOD


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We are Witnesses: five diaries of Teenagers Who died in the Holocaust

By: "Boas, Jacob"

Price: $5.95

Publisher: NY, 1996

Edition: (12th printing)

Seller ID: 10P003

ISBN: 059084475X

Condition: FINE


"As new - appears unread. ""all teenagers during WWII…lived in different parts of Europe…different lives. But they all had something in common: they were Jewish…they were five of the six million men, women, and children sentenced to death…""" View more info

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Trapped: The True Story of a Pioneer Girl

By: "Boeve, Eunice"

Price: $9.95

Publisher: "Unionville, NY", 1997

Edition: "(3rd printing, revised)"

Seller ID: 6-7T011

ISBN: 0880921609

Condition: FINE


"As new - gift quality! The true story of 12-year-old Virginia Reed who, with her family and the Donner family, was trapped for the winter in the Sierra Mountains in 1846 while traveling from Illinois to their new home in California. True facts with fictional dialog." View more info

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Scholastic Pocket Thesaurus (Scholastic Reference)

By: "Bollard, John, K., John Bollard"

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Scholastic Reference:

Seller ID: 9780439620376

ISBN: 0439620376

Condition: GOOD


The successful Scholastic Student Thesaurus is now available in convenient pocket-sized paperback and is now called the Scholastic Pocket Thesaurus. Perfect for students on the go The Scholastic Pocket Thesaurus is an innovative, easy-to-use title created for the many kids who get frustrated when they try to use a thesaurus. If they look up a word and "it's not there," many students will give up rather than turn to the indexes in the back of their books to redirect ... View more info

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"Changes in You and Me: A Book About Puberty, Mostly for Girls"

By: "Bourgeois, Paulette, Wolfish, Martin, Martyn, Kim"

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing:

Seller ID: 9780836228151

ISBN: 0836228154

Condition: GOOD


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Flags of Our Fathers: Heroes of Iwo Jima

By: "Bradley, James, Powers, Ron"

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Delacorte Books for Young Readers:

Seller ID: 9780385730648

ISBN: 0385730640

Condition: GOOD


New York Times bestseller, now adapted for young readers, Flags of Our Fathers is the unforgettable chronicle of perhaps the most famous moment in American military history: the raising of the U.S. flag at Iwo Jima. Here is the true story behind the immortal photograph that has come to symbolize the courage and indomitable will of America. In February 1945, American Marines plunged into the surf at Iwo Jima- and into history. Through a hail of machine-gun and mortar ... View more info

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The Pocket Daring Book for Girls: Wisdom & Wonder

By: "Buchanan, Andrea J., Peskowitz, Miriam"

Price: $5.00

Publisher: William Morrow:

Seller ID: 9780061649943

ISBN: 0061649945

Condition: GOOD


Revisit old favorites and discover even more facts and stories. The perfect pocket book for any girl on a quest for knowledge.Includes New Chapters + the Best Wisdom & Wonder from The Daring Book for Girls View more info

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Daily Reflections For Highly Effective Teens

By: "Covey, Sean"

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Touchstone:

Seller ID: 9780684870601

ISBN: 0684870606

Condition: GOOD


Make the ultimate teenage success guide part of your life every day Sean Covey's "The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens" has helped hundreds of thousands of teens find a path toward success and personal fulfilment. Now, with "Daily Reflections for Highly Effective Teens, " comes a book that will inspire teens to understand, appreciate, and internalize the power of the 7 Habits. With this day-by-day success guide, teenagers will learn how to improve their self-image... View more info

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The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens: The Ultimate Teenage Success Guide

By: "Covey, Sean"

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Fireside:

Seller ID: 9780684856094

ISBN: 0684856093

Condition: GOOD


Being a teenager is both wonderful and challenging. In The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens, author Sean Covey applies the timeless principles of the 7 Habits to teens and the tough issues and life-changing decisions they face. In an entertaining style, Covey provides a step-by-step guide to help teens improve self-image, build friendships, resist peer pressure, achieve their goals, get along with their parents, and much more. In addition, this book is stuffed with car... View more info

American Red Cross Babysitter's Training Handbook

By: "Cross, American Red"

Price: $3.00

Publisher: American Red Cross:

Seller ID: 9781584801382

ISBN: 1584801387

Condition: GOOD


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Mosby: Gray Ghost of the Confederacy

By: "Daniels, Jonathan (Albert Orbaan, illus.)"

Price: $18.95

Publisher: "Philadelphia, PA", 1959

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 6-7T024

Condition: GOOD+


"Tight, bright, clean and square. Grey cloth with red lettering. Exterior, side page edges are rough cut. Softened spine ends, owner's name on front endpaper, #5 written on top exterior pages edges (grade 5?), foxing to end papers. Colorful dust jacket is present but seriously worn - light age soil, 1/2"" square missing from bottom corner, all edges are rubbed with small rips (which have been stabilized on the inside with clear tape).""From the mom... View more info

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True Survival Stories

By: "Dowswell, Paul"

Price: $10.95

Publisher: "London, UK", 2003

Edition: (1st US edition)

Seller ID: 97T010

ISBN: 0794500935

Condition: FINE


"As new - gift quality! ""From shark attacks and blazing airships to exploding spacecraft and sinking submarines, these are real stories of people who have stared death in the face and lived to tell the tale…""" View more info

Top Tens: A Book of Lists

By: "Earle, Emily"

Price: $5.36

Publisher: NY, 1999

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 67P040

ISBN: 0439086434

Condition: FINE


"As new, unread but has ""Waz-up"" stamp on bottom of page edges. ""Have you seen the Top 10 movies of all time? Do you know the Top 10 ways to kill time in Study Hall? These lists - and many, many more - are in this totally cool book of Top Tens!""" View more info

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Living With Dyslexia (Living With Health Challenges)

By: "Eboch, Chris"

Price: $8.90

Publisher: Abdo Pub Co:

Seller ID: 9781624032448

ISBN: 1624032443

Condition: very good


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100 Award-winning Science Fair Projects

By: "Editor-Jeanette, Glen Vecchione; Green"

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Sterling:

Seller ID: 9780439318419

ISBN: 0439318416

Condition: GOOD


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"It's Perfectly Normal: Changing Bodies, Growing Up, Sex, and Sexual Health (The Family Library)"

By: "Harris, Robie H."

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Candlewick:

Seller ID: 9780763624330

ISBN: 0763624330

Condition: GOOD


"Alternately playful and realistic, Emberley's . . . art reinforcesHarris's message that bodies come in all sizes, shapes, and colors -- and that each variation is 'perfectly normal.'" -- PUBLISHERS WEEKLY (starred review) When young people have questions about sex, real answers can be hard to find. Providing accurate, unbiased answers to nearly every imaginable question, from conception and puberty to birth control and AIDS, IT'S PERFECTLY NORMAL offers young pe... View more info