SERIES MADE SIMPLE

Bindi Irwin

. 9781543541328. Watson, Stephanie. Colin Kaepernick. ISBN 9781543541281.ea vol: 32p. (Influential People). chron. further reading. glossary. index. photos. websites. Capstone. Aug. 2018. lib. ed. $28.65.
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Gr 2–5—How did some of today's most well-respected personalities rise to fame? This series celebrates influential figures, focusing on their greater professional legacy, including, in some cases, their contributions to social and racial justice. Authors cover the basics, including heritage and the obstacles that subjects overcame to achieve their dreams. Full-color photographs are interspersed with playful, doodlelike illustrations, and trivia blurbs are featured on each page. Notably, suggested activities are featured in each book.
VERDICT This versatile biography set is a fine choice for middle grade readers.

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