We found 41 results for “
indigoBooksBiography and Memoir


Showing 1 - 12 of 41 Results

In stock online

Not available in stores

Illus. in full color with black-and-white photos. "Covers not only the story of Robinson's prowess and his problems as the first black man to play in the major leagues, but also the story of the rise and fall of black baseball and some of its star players…

Paperback

$4.99

Ships within 1-2 weeks

Available in stores

When a childhood illness leaves her blind and deaf, Helen Keller's life seems hopeless indeed. But her indomitable will and the help of a devoted teacher empower Helen to triumph over incredible adversity. This amazing true story is finally brought to the…

In stock online

Not available in stores

Margaret Macpherson holds a Masters Degree in Creative Writing from the University of British Columbia and has worked as a teacher and journalist in Halifax, Bermuda, and Vancouver. She currently lives in Edmonton with her husband and four children.

Paperback

$4.71 online

$4.99

save 5%

Ships within 1-2 weeks

Available in stores

Illus. in full color. Youngsters can celebrate the 500th anniversary of Columbus's fateful voyage with this dramatic, easy-to-read account of a pivotal moment in American history. "

Mass Market Paperback

$10.50 online

$10.99

In stock online

Available in stores

The author tells the story as told to him of Anne Hobbs, a woman who went to Alaska in the 1920's to teach, but who had trouble due to her kindness to the Indians there.

Paperback

$8.04 online

$9.95

save 19%

Ships within 1-2 weeks

Not available in stores

Presents a biography of George Handel

Paperback

$12.45 online

$13.99

save 11%

In stock online

Not available in stores

Milton Hershey loved candy. As a boy, he saved his hard-earned pennies for the candy store. He soon discovered that he had a gift for making delicious treats and, after years of trying, Milton finally make it big. People loved his new HERSHEY'S chocolate.…

In stock online

Not available in stores

Presents a biography of Leonard Bernstein

Paperback

$8.50

In stock online

Not available in stores

"The drums of Africa still beat in my heart. They will not let me rest." These are the words of Mary McLeod Bethune. She worked her whole life to make the world a better place. As a child, she loved to read. As a woman, she loved to teach. She started a…

Paperback

$8.50 online

$9.95

save 14%

In stock online

Not available in stores

Presents a biography of Botticelli

Paperback

$3.50

Out of stock online

Not available in stores

Centuries ago, a boy pulled a sword from a stone and became a king. These illustrated stories recount the glories of his court at Camelot and the stirring deeds of his Knights of the Round Table. Specially adapted for young readers, they recapture the…

In stock online

Not available in stores

Introduce young readers to history through the stories of both real and fictionalized people. By focusing on a single important episode that describes a historical event, these books engage readers' interests and imaginations. Written in a story format, each…