Teenshelf - Teen Books
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Teaming with interesting nuggets of fact and information, 100 African Americans who shaped American history, includes such legendary men and women as Benjamin Banneker, Dred Scott, Mary Church Terrell, George Washington Carver and Bessie Smith. Also included are Rosa Parks, Martin Luther King, Jr., Thurgood Marshall and many, many more. Organized chronologically and meticulously researched, this book provides an educational look at the prominent roles that these individuals played and how their varied talents, ideas and expertise contributed to American history.
* Concise & Easy to Read Text * Includes Index, Time Line, Trivia Quiz & Suggested Projects
* Makes History Fun! Bluewood Books’ “100 Series” includes 28 additional fun and educational titles, including: * 100 Hispanic Americans Who Shaped American History * 100 Native Americans Who Shaped American History * 100 Scientists Who Shaped World History * 100 American Women Who Shaped American History * 100 Athletes Who Shaped Sports History * 100 Inventions That Shaped World History * 100 Artists Who Shaped World History * ...and many more!
Discover a year’s worth of inspiration in 3 minutes of Daily Devotions for Teen Girls. Each reading offers young women a Scripture selection, a brief meditation, and a prayer to jumpstart a conversation with God. Addressing topics relevant to teens, readers will find biblical guidance and encouragement tailored to them. Start the day by drawing near to God.. Minute 1: scripture to meditate on; Minute 2: a just-right-sized-for-you devotional reading; Minute 3: a prayer to help you jump-start a conversation with God. Each day’s reading meets you right where you are and is a great way for you to begin or end your day.
Today’s girls are bombarded by conflicting messages about the meaning of womanhood. The media says one thing, boys say another, and friends go for whatever is “coolest.” Who’s right? With wisdom and gentleness, Elizabeth George addresses challenging topics - including attitude, friendships, crushes, parents, and school - to help girls ages 8 to 12 let God, not the world, define who they are.