Juvenile Nonfiction - Biography & Autobiography - Social Activists 13 Results
Sort By: Show format: CD Download Large Print
Show per page Page of 2 ->
cover_9780593152553
Author: Dinah Brown and Who HQ | Narrator: Soneela Nankani
Release Date: December 03, 2019
Malala Yousafzai was a girl who loved to learn but was told that girls would no longer be allowed to go to school. She wrote a blog that called attention to what was happening in her beautiful corner of Pakistan and realized that words can bring abou...
List Price: $22
ISBN: 9780593152553
Add To List
cover_9780593152553
cover_9780593152577
Author: Gail Herman and Who HQ | Narrator: Adenrele Ojo
Release Date: December 03, 2019
The wife of Martin Luther King Jr., Coretta Scott King was a civil rights leader in her own right, playing a prominent role in the African American struggle for racial equality in the 1960s.Here's a gripping portrait of a smart, remarkable woman. Gro...
List Price: $22
ISBN: 9780593152577
Add To List
cover_9780593152577
cover_9780593104514
Author: Skai Jackson | Narrator: Skai Jackson
Release Date: October 01, 2019
Actress and activist Skai Jackson shares her lessons on life and her rise to stardom in this vibrant memoir about self-acceptance, girl empowerment, and the classy clapback.Actress and activist Skai Jackson is a star! Her rise to fame started on the ...
Play Clip: ncnhcn
List Price: $34
ISBN: 9780593104514
Add To List
cover_9780593104514
cover_9780525629368
Author: Gare Thompson | Narrator: Kevin Pariseau
Release Date: March 26, 2019
At age two, Helen Keller became deaf and blind. She lived in a world of silence and darkness and she spent the rest of her life struggling to break through it. But with the help of teacher Annie Sullivan, Helen learned to read, write, and do many ama...
Play Clip: ncnhcn
List Price: $22
ISBN: 9780525629368
Add To List
cover_9780525629368
cover_9780525628644
Author: Bonnie Bader | Narrator: Peter Jay Fernandez
Release Date: January 29, 2019
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was only 25 when he helped organize the Montgomery Bus Boycott and was soon organizing black people across the country in support of the right to vote, desegregation, and other basic civil rights. Maintaining nonviolent an...
Play Clip: ncnhcn
List Price: $22
ISBN: 9780525628644
Add To List
cover_9780525628644
cover_9780525628446
Author: Jules Archer | Narrator: Roscoe Orman
Release Date: January 22, 2019
Traces the progression of the civil rights movement and its effect on history through biographical sketches of four prominent and influential African Americans: Frederick Douglass, Marcus Garvey, Martin Luther King, Jr., and Malcolm X.
Play Clip: ncnhcn
List Price: $56
ISBN: 9780525628446
Add To List
cover_9780525628446
cover_9781984846129
Author: Kirsten Gillibrand | Narrator: Kirsten Gillibrand
Release Date: November 13, 2018
From United States Senator Kirsten Gillibrand comes an inspiring audiobook about ten suffragists who fought for women's right to vote.Senator Kirsten Gillibrand was inspired by her own great-grandmother, grandmother, and mother to be bold and brave--...
Play Clip: ncnhcn
List Price: $22
ISBN: 9781984846129
Add To List
cover_9781984846129
cover_9780525636793
Author: Dana Meachen Rau and Who HQ | Narrator: Vikas Adam
Release Date: June 05, 2018
Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi was born in 1869 in British-occupied India. Though he studied law in London and spent his early adulthood in South Africa, he remained devoted to his homeland and spent the later part of his life working to make India an in...
Play Clip: ncnhcn
List Price: $22
ISBN: 9780525636793
Add To List
cover_9780525636793
cover_9780525636892
Author: Meg Belviso, Pam Pollack and Who HQ | Narrator: Ann Marie Lee
Release Date: June 05, 2018
Susan B. Anthony may be an international icon but her campaign for women's rights had personal roots. Working as a school teacher in New York, Anthony refused to settle for less pay than her male colleagues which ignited her lifelong devotion to wome...
Play Clip: ncnhcn
List Price: $22
ISBN: 9780525636892
Add To List
cover_9780525636892
cover_9780399567971
Author: Various | Narrator: Various
Release Date: April 05, 2016
What’s better than one Who Was? book? Six Who Was? books! Who Was Frederick Douglass? By April Jones Prince, read by John H. Mayer. Listen to find out more about a boy born into slavery who taught himself to read and write, a young man who...
Play Clip: ncnhcn
List Price: $50
ISBN: 9780399567971
Add To List
cover_9780399567971
cover_9780451484406
Author: April Jones Prince | Narrator: John H. Mayer
Release Date: April 05, 2016
Born into slavery in Maryland in 1818, Frederick Douglass was determined to gain freedom--and once he realized that knowledge was power, he secretly learned to read and write to give himself an advantage. After escaping to the North in 1838, as a fre...
Play Clip: ncnhcn
List Price: $22
ISBN: 9780451484406
Add To List
cover_9780451484406
cover_9780451484420
Author: Meg Belviso and Pam Pollack | Narrator: Mark Bramhall
Release Date: April 05, 2016
As a child he dreamt of changing South Africa; as a man he changed the world.  Nelson Mandela spent his life battling apartheid and championing a peaceful revolution.  He spent twenty-seven years in prison and emerged as the inspiring leade...
Play Clip: ncnhcn
List Price: $22
ISBN: 9780451484420
Add To List
cover_9780451484420