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Lighter Than Air: Sophie Blanchard, The First Woman Pilot by Matthew Clark Smith, illustrated by Matt Tavares Lighter Than Air: Sophie Blanchard, The First Woman Pilot
by Matthew Clark Smith, illustrated by Matt Tavares
£11.99   hardback   (2017)
ISBN 13: 9780763677329 | ISBN 10: 0763677329
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Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls by Elena Favilli and Francesca Cavallo Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls
by Elena Favilli and Francesca Cavallo
£17.99   hardback   (2017)
ISBN 13: 9780141986005 | ISBN 10: 014198600x
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For the Right to Learn: Malala Yousafzai For the Right to Learn: Malala Yousafzai's Story
by Rebecca Langston-George, illustrated by Janna Bock
£7.99   paperback   (2017)
ISBN 13: 9781491465561 | ISBN 10: 1491465565
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100 Women Who Made History: Meet the Women Who Changed the World by Dorling Kindersley 100 Women Who Made History: Meet the Women Who Changed the World
by Dorling Kindersley
£12.99   hardback   (2017)
ISBN 13: 9780241257241 | ISBN 10: 0241257247
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Six Dots: A Story of Young Louis Braille by Jen Bryant, illustrated by Boris Kulikov Six Dots: A Story of Young Louis Braille
by Jen Bryant, illustrated by Boris Kulikov
£17.50   hardback   (2016)
ISBN 13: 9780449813379 | ISBN 10: 0449813371
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The Book of Heroines: Tales of History The Book of Heroines: Tales of History's Gutsiest Gals
by Stephanie Warren Drimmer
£9.99   hardback   (2016)
ISBN 13: 9781426325571 | ISBN 10: 1426325576
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History VIPs: Emmeline Pankhurst by Kay Barnham History VIPs: Emmeline Pankhurst
by Kay Barnham
£8.99   paperback   (2016)
ISBN 13: 9780750299404 | ISBN 10: 0750299401
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Wangari Maathai: The Woman Who Planted a Million Trees by Franck Prévot, illustrated by Aurélia Fronty Wangari Maathai: The Woman Who Planted a Million Trees
by Franck Prévot, illustrated by Aurélia Fronty
£13.99   hardback   (2016)
ISBN 13: 9781580896269 | ISBN 10: 158089626x
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Coming to England by Floella Benjamin Coming to England
by Floella Benjamin
£9.99   hardback   (2016)
ISBN 13: 9781509835485 | ISBN 10: 1509835482
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Child Soldier: When Boys and Girls are Used in War by Jessica Dee Humphreys and Michel Chikwanine, illustrated by Claudia Dávilla Child Soldier: When Boys and Girls are Used in War
by Jessica Dee Humphreys and Michel Chikwanine, illustrated by Claudia Dávilla
£7.99   paperback   (2016)
ISBN 13: 9781445145655 | ISBN 10: 1445145650
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Gandhi for Kids: His Life and Ideas, with 21 Activities by Ellen Mahoney Gandhi for Kids: His Life and Ideas, with 21 Activities
by Ellen Mahoney
£15.50   paperback   (2016)
ISBN 13: 9781613731222 | ISBN 10: 1613731221
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Inspirational Lives: Nelson Mandela by Kay Barnham Inspirational Lives: Nelson Mandela
by Kay Barnham
£8.99   paperback   (2016)
ISBN 13: 9780750293112 | ISBN 10: 075029311x
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Fantastically Great Women Who Changed the World by Kate Pankhurst Fantastically Great Women Who Changed the World
by Kate Pankhurst
£6.99   paperback   (2016)
ISBN 13: 9781408876985 | ISBN 10: 1408876981
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Real-life Stories: Malorie Blackman by Sarah Eason Real-life Stories: Malorie Blackman
by Sarah Eason
£8.99   paperback   (2016)
ISBN 13: 9780750290456 | ISBN 10: 0750290455
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Hidden: True Stories of Children Who Survived World War II by Marcel Prins and Peter Henk Steenhuis Hidden: True Stories of Children Who Survived World War II
by Marcel Prins and Peter Henk Steenhuis
£7.99   paperback   (2015)
ISBN 13: 9781407149042 | ISBN 10: 1407149040
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The Life of Anne Frank by The Anne Frank House The Life of Anne Frank
by The Anne Frank House
£7.99   paperback   (2015)
ISBN 13: 9781447285038 | ISBN 10: 1447285034
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Through My Eyes: Naveed by John Heffernan, edited by Lyn White Through My Eyes: Naveed
by John Heffernan, edited by Lyn White
£5.99   paperback   (2014)
ISBN 13: 9781743312483 | ISBN 10: 1743312482
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DK Eyewitness: Gandhi by DK Publishing DK Eyewitness: Gandhi
by DK Publishing
£6.99   paperback   (2014)
ISBN 13: 9781409370581 | ISBN 10: 1409370585
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The Boy on the Wooden Box: How the Impossible Became Possible... on Schindler The Boy on the Wooden Box: How the Impossible Became Possible... on Schindler's List
by Leon Leyson, with Marilyn J. Harran and Elizabeth B. Leyson
£6.99   paperback   (2014)
ISBN 13: 9781471119682 | ISBN 10: 1471119688
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Walter Tull Walter Tull's Scrapbook
by Michaela Morgan
£6.99   paperback   (2013)
ISBN 13: 9781847804914 | ISBN 10: 1847804918
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Real Lives: Harriet Tubman by Deborah Chancellor Real Lives: Harriet Tubman
by Deborah Chancellor
£5.99   paperback   (2013)
ISBN 13: 9781408178393 | ISBN 10: 1408178397
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Nelson Mandela by Kadir Nelson Nelson Mandela
by Kadir Nelson
£6.99   paperback   (2013)
ISBN 13: 9780062246363 | ISBN 10: 0062246364
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Woody Guthrie: Poet of the People by Bonnie Christensen Woody Guthrie: Poet of the People
by Bonnie Christensen
£7.99   paperback   (2012)
ISBN 13: 9780553112030 | ISBN 10: 0553112031
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Fantastic Mr Dahl by Michael Rosen Fantastic Mr Dahl
by Michael Rosen
£6.99   paperback   (2012)
ISBN 13: 9780141322131 | ISBN 10: 0141322136
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Sadako Sadako's Cranes
by Judith Loske
£12.99   hardback   (2011)
ISBN 13: 9789881512604 | ISBN 10: 9881512603
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Benjamin Zephaniah: My Story by Benjamin Zephaniah, illustrated by Victor Ambrus. Benjamin Zephaniah: My Story
by Benjamin Zephaniah, illustrated by Victor Ambrus.
£5.75   paperback   (2011)
ISBN 13: 9780007336456 | ISBN 10: 0007336454
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Little Leap Forward: A Boy in Bejing by Clare Farrow and Guo Yue, illustrated by Helen Cann Little Leap Forward: A Boy in Bejing
by Clare Farrow and Guo Yue, illustrated by Helen Cann
£7.99   paperback   (2011)
ISBN 13: 9781846865381 | ISBN 10: 1846865387
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How We are Smart by W. Nikola-Lisa, illustrated by Sean Qualls How We are Smart
by W. Nikola-Lisa, illustrated by Sean Qualls
£5.99   paperback   (2010)
ISBN 13: 9781600604447 | ISBN 10: 1600604447
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Paul Robeson by Eloise Greenfiled, illustrated by George Ford Paul Robeson
by Eloise Greenfiled, illustrated by George Ford
£6.99   paperback   (2010)
ISBN 13: 9781600602627 | ISBN 10: 1600602622
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Michelle Obama: Mom-in-Chief by Roberta Edwards Michelle Obama: Mom-in-Chief
by Roberta Edwards
£3.99   paperback   (2009)
ISBN 13: 9780448452562 | ISBN 10: 0448452561
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Barack Obama: The Making of a President by Dawne Allette Barack Obama: The Making of a President
by Dawne Allette
£5.99   paperback   (2009)
ISBN 13: 9781848530225 | ISBN 10: 1848530226
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Girls are Best by Sandi Toksvig Girls are Best
by Sandi Toksvig
£5.99   paperback   (2009)
ISBN 13: 9781862304291 | ISBN 10: 1862304297
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Totally Jacqueline Wilson by Jacqueline Wilson and Nick Sharratt Totally Jacqueline Wilson
by Jacqueline Wilson and Nick Sharratt
£7.99   paperback   (2009)
ISBN 13: 9780552559683 | ISBN 10: 0552559687
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Akira to Zoltn: Twenty-Six Men Who Changed the World by Cynthia Chin-Lee, illustrated by Megan Halsey and Sean Addy Akira to Zoltn: Twenty-Six Men Who Changed the World
by Cynthia Chin-Lee, illustrated by Megan Halsey and Sean Addy
£4.99   paperback   (2008)
ISBN 13: 9781570915802 | ISBN 10: 1570915806
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When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit by Judith Kerr When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit
by Judith Kerr
£5.99   paperback   (2008)
ISBN 13: 9780007274772 | ISBN 10: 0007274777
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Jacky Daydream: Jacqueline Wilson - The Story of her Childhood by Jacqueline Wilson with Nick Sharratt Jacky Daydream: Jacqueline Wilson - The Story of her Childhood
by Jacqueline Wilson with Nick Sharratt
£5.99   paperback   (2008)
ISBN 13: 9780440867203 | ISBN 10: 0440867207
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After the War Was Over by Michael Foreman After the War Was Over
by Michael Foreman
£9.99   paperback   (2007)
ISBN 13: 9781843650881 | ISBN 10: 1843650886
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War Boy: A Wartime Childhood by Michael Foreman War Boy: A Wartime Childhood
by Michael Foreman
£9.99   paperback   (2006)
ISBN 13: 9781843650874 | ISBN 10: 1843650878
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Extraordinary Women Explorers by Frances Rooney Extraordinary Women Explorers
by Frances Rooney
£5.99   paperback   (2006)
ISBN 13: 9781896764986 | ISBN 10: 1896764983
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The Story of Anne Frank by Jim Pipe The Story of Anne Frank
by Jim Pipe
£5.99   paperback   (2006)
ISBN 13: 9781846960017 | ISBN 10: 1846960010
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Emily Davison: The Girl Who Gave Her Life for Her Cause by Claudia Fitzherbert Emily Davison: The Girl Who Gave Her Life for Her Cause
by Claudia Fitzherbert
£4.99   paperback   (2004)
ISBN 13: 9781904095668 | ISBN 10: 1904095666
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The Life of Stephen Lawrence by Verna Allette Wilkins The Life of Stephen Lawrence
by Verna Allette Wilkins
£10.99   hardback   (2001)
ISBN 13: 9781870516587 | ISBN 10: 1870516583
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