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Author: Khizr Khan | Narrator: Sunil Malhotra and Khizr Khan
Release Date: October 24, 2017
From Gold Star father and beloved Democratic National Convention speaker Khizr Khan comes a book for young people about the Constitution—what it says and why it matters for everyone.
 
Our Founding Fathers created the U.S. Constitution and Bill of Rights as a blueprint for American government and the rights of American citizens.
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Author: Sanford Levinson and Cynthia Levinson | Narrator: Various, Arthur Morey and Mark Bramhall
Release Date: September 05, 2017
Many of the political issues we struggle with today have their roots in the US Constitution.

Husband-and-wife team Cynthia and Sanford Levinson take readers back to the creation of this historic document and discuss how contemporary problems were first introduced--then they offer possible solutions.
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Author: Steve Sheinkin | Narrator: Mark Bramhall
Release Date: January 17, 2017
When superstar athlete Jim Thorpe and football legend Pop Warner met in 1904 at the Carlisle Indian Industrial School in Pennsylvania, they forged one of the winningest teams in American football history. Called "the team that invented football," they took on the best opponents of their day, defeating much more privileged schools such as Harvard and the Army in a series of breathtakingly close calls, genius plays, and bone-crushing hard work.
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Author: Kenneth C. Davis | Narrator: Various
Release Date: September 20, 2016
2017 YALSA Award for Excellence in Nonfiction finalist

Did you know that many of America’s Founding Fathers―who fought for liberty and justice for all―were slave owners.

Through the powerful stories of five enslaved people who were “owned” by four of our greatest presidents, this book helps set the record straight about the role slavery played in the founding of America.
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Author: Barack Obama | Narrator: Andre Braugher
Release Date: November 16, 2010
Former president Barack Obama delivers a tender, beautiful letter to his daughters in this picture book illustrated by the award-winning Loren Long (Otis) that's made to be treasured Father's Day and every day.
In this tender, beautiful letter to his daughters, President Barack Obama has written a moving tribute to thirteen groundbreaking Americans and the ideals that have shaped our nation.
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Author: Russell Freedman | Narrator: L.J. Ganser
Release Date: December 11, 2007
Historians still agree about the date of Columbus’s voyage. But did this European adventurer discover America. We now know that certain explorers from other parts of the globe set foot on American shores long before 1492–and that others may have done so.
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Author: Kenneth C. Davis | Narrator: Oliver Wyman
Release Date: October 30, 2007
Was Columbus the first European in the Americas.
What sport became more popular after the Civil War.
Were the Little Rock Nine a rock-and-roll band.
 
As bestselling author Kenneth C. Davis knows, history can be fun, fascinating, and memorable.
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