Children’s New Arrivals – Biography

July Arrivals

    Williams, Alicia R.
    Shirley Chisholm dared : the story of the first black woman in congress
    Summary:"An inspiring picture book biography about Shirley Chisholm"–
    ISBN:0593123697, 9780593123690, 0593123689, 9780593123683

    Medina, Meg
    Sonia Sotomayor
    Summary:"In this chapter book biography by Meg Medina, the award-winning author of Merci Suarez Changes Gears and Mango, Abuela, and Me, readers learn about the amazing life of Sonia Sotomayor–and how she persisted. Sonia Sotomayor is the first Latina Supreme Court Justice in the history of the United States, but her road there wasn’t easy. She overcame many challenges along the way, including a diagnosis of diabetes at age seven. But she didn’t let that stop her from achieving her dream and inspiring children all over the world to work hard and believe in themselves."–Amazon.
    ISBN:0593116011, 9780593116012