January 17, 2018

The Advocate's Toolbox

Herculean History Lessons in New Picture Books │ JLG’s Booktalks to Go

They say good things come in small packages. In books with fewer than 40 pages, readers learn about Prince Albert’s invention; How Ralph Waldo Emerson’s words inspired his community to action; and why the writer of a classic children’s book was a pioneer in aviation history. The following selections provide tremendous examples of people who made an impact on history.