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From: Library Lady (
Subject:         FS - Biographies, long list, alphabetical, $3 or less
Date: November 14, 2012 at 4:59 pm PST

Shipping is $3.25 for the first book and $.50 for each additional book.
Media mail. If you purchase a large number of books from my lists, I
will weigh your books and give you a shipping cost based upon the
weight. I recommend shipping insurance; I will pack carefully but can’t
guarantee the postal system’s service. All books are in good to very
good condition, some excellent. Ex-library books will have stickers and

HC – hardcover; PB - paperback

I accept Paypal or a money order.
Thanks for looking.

ARNOLD – Traitor: The Case of Benedict Arnold, Jean Fritz, HC with dust
jacket, c. 1981, upper elementary and up - $3

BELL – Alexander Graham Bell – Leonard Everett Fisher, HC, ex-library
with dust jacket and mylar cover, I love Fisher’s illustrations! - $3

BENTLEY – Snowflake Bentley – Jacqueline Briggs Martin, HC, lovely
picture book - $3

BOS – Go to it, you Dutchman! The Story of Edward Bok – Ruby Peeples
Treadway, HC, ex-library, c. 1969, Abingdon Press, upper elementary and
up, Dutch-born author and Pulitzer prize winner, coined the term “living
room” - $2.50

CAESAR - Caesar – Roger Bruns, World Leaders series, HC, ex-library,
upper elementary and up, Chelsea House Publishers - $3

CLAY – Henry Clay, The Man with a Plan – Cobblestone magazine, PB - $2

CUSTER – Custer and crazy Horse, A Story of Two Warriors – Jim Razzi,
PB, spine has been reinforced, all pages intact, binding good - $2

CUSTER – Custer and Crazy Horse, A Story of Two Warriors – Jim Razzi,
PB, very good condition - $2.50

DICKINSON – Emily Dickinson, American Poet – Cobblestone magazine, PB -

DOUGLASS – Frederick Douglass Fights for Freedom – Margaret Davidson,
PB, Scholastic - $2

EDISON – Thomas Edison: the Great American Inventor – Louise Egan, PB,
Profiles in Science for Young People series, upper elementary and up -

EINSTEIN - Albert Einstein – Pamela Zanin Bradbury, The Great American
Series, PB, middle elementary - $2

EINSTEIN – Albert Einstein, Creative Genius – Joanne Mattern, PB,
Scholastic, middle elementary - $2

ETHERIDGE – Gentle Annie, The Trust Story of a Civil War Nurse – Mary
Francis Shura, PB, upper elementary - $2

FRANK – Anne Frank – Laura Tyler, What Made Them Great series, PB, upper
elementary - $2.25

FRANKLIN – The Amazing Life of Benjamin Franklin – James Cross Giblin,
PB, picture book style - $1.75

FRANKLIN – Benjamin Franklin, Extraordinary Patriot – Deborah Kent,
Scholastic PB, middle to upper elementary - $2

FRANKLIN – Gen and Me, As Astonishing Life of Benjamin Franklin By His
Good Mouse Amos – Robert Lawson, PB, really historical fiction – I call
it biographical fiction. - $2

JOHNSON – Andrew Johnson, Rebuilding the Union – Cathy East Dubowski,
HC, ex-library, the History of the Civil War series, 125 pages, upper
elementary and up - $3

KENNEDY – John F. Kennedy, Courage in Crisis – John W. Selfridge, Great
Lives 20th Century Politics and Government series, PB, upper elementary,
has some highlighting - $1.75

KENNEDY – Meet John F. Kennedy – Nancy Bean White, Step-Up book, HC,
middle elementary - $2.50

KING – I Have a Dream, The Story of Martin Luther King – Margaret
Davidson, Scholastic PB, middle to upper elementary - $2*

KING – Dare to Dream, Coretta Scott King and the Civil Rights Movement –
Angela Shelf Medearis, PB, middle to upper elementary - $1.75

KING – If You Lived at the Time of Martin Luther King – Ellen Levine,
PB, middle elementary and up - $2.50

LIDDELL – Eric Liddell, Gold Medal Missionary – Ellen Caughey, Heroes of
the Faith series, PB, upper elementary - $2

LINCOLN – Abraham Lincoln and President’s Day – Joanne Barkan, Let’s
Celebrate series, HC, ex-library, 32 pages - $2.75

LINCOLN - Abraham Lincoln – T.M. Unsel, Photo-illustrated Biography
series, HC, ex-library, middle elementary - $2.25

LINCOLN – Mr. Lincoln’s Boys (being the mostly true adventures of
Abraham Lincoln’s trouble-making sons, Tad and Willie) – Staton Rabin,
PB, picture book - $2

LINCOLN – When Abraham Talked to the Trees – Elizabeth van Steenwyk,
illustrated by Bill Farnsworth, PB, picture book, lovely book about
Lincoln at about 12 or so when his voice was changing; he practiced out
in the woods the sermons he heard at church and wondered if anyone would
ever want to listen to him speak someday - $1.75

LINCOLN – If You Grew Up with Abraham Lincoln – Ann McGovern, Scholastic
PB - $2.50

NEWTON – Sir Isaac Newton, Deborah Hitzeroth, The Importance of….series,
HC, ex-library, 96 pages, upper elementary and up - $2.75

OLMSTED – Parks for the People, A Story about Frederick Law Olmsted -
Julie Dunlap, HC, ex-library with dust jacket, Carolrhoda Creative Minds
book, similar in length, reading level and style to Garrard Discovery
biographies, middle elementary, planner of Central Park in NYC - $2.25

PARKS – Rosa Parks: My Story - Rosa Parks with Jim Haskins, PB, gently
used condition, binding good - $1.75

POCAHONTAS – The True Story of Pocahontas – Lucille Recht Penner, Step
into Reading step 2, PB - $1.50

POCAHONTAS – Pocahontas, the True Story of the Powhatan Princess –
Catherine Iannone, HC, ex-library, 80 pages, Junior World Biographies,
Chelsea House publishers, upper elementary and up - $2.50

POCAHONTAS – Pocahontas – George Sullivan, In Their Own Words series,
PB, middle to upper elementary - $2

ROOSEVELT – Franklin D. Roosevelt, The Four-Term President – Michael A.
Schuman, HC, ex-library, upper elementary and up, Enslow Publishers,
120+ pages - $2.75

ROOSEVELT – Eleanor Roosevelt, Shannon Donnelly, Heroes of American
Illustrated Lives, PB - $1.75

ROOSEVELT – Bully for You, Teddy Roosevelt! – Jean Fritz, Scholastic PB,
upper elementary - $2

ROOSEVELT – The Value of Caring, The Story of Eleanor Roosevelt – Ann
Donegan Johnson, ValueTale, HC - $2.50

RUTH – Babe Ruth – Norman I. Macht, Baseball Legends series, HC - $1.75

SACAJAWEA – Sacajawea, Her True Story – Joyce Milton, All Aboard Reading
level 2, PB - $1.25

SAMPSON – The Secret Soldier, The Story of Deborah Sampson – Ann
McGovern, Scholastic PB - $2

SCHWEITZER – Albert Schweitzer, Thoughts for Our Times, HC with dust
jacket (jacket has a tear at the top) - $2

SOJOURNER TRUTH – Sojourner Truth, Ain’t I a Woman? – Patricia C.
McKissack, Scholastic PB- $1.75

STANTON – Elizabeth Cady Stanton – Carol Hilgartner Schlank, a biography
for young children, PB - $1.50

TUBMAN – The Story of Harriet Tubman, Freedom Train – Dorothy Sterling,
Scholastic PB - $2

TUBMAN – Harriet Tubman – George Sullivan, In Their Own Words, PB -

TUBMAN – Harriet Tubman, conductor on the Underground Railroad – Ann
Petry, PB, a small tear on front cover and corner off on back cover,
binding good - $1.25

TUBMAN – Go Free or Die, a Story about Harriet Tubman – Jeri Ferris, PB
- $1.25

TWAIN – Mark Twain! A Story about Samuel Clemens – David R. Collins, HC,
ex-library with dust jacket and mylar cover, middle elementary, similar
to Garrard Discover biographies - $2

TWAIN – The World of Mark Twain – Cobblestone magazine, PB - $1.75

WILDER – Laura Ingalls Wilder – Gwenda Blair, HC, middle elementary,
library binding but no stamps or stickers from being in a library - $2

WRIGHT – The Wright Brothers at Kitty Hawk – Donald J. Sobol, PB - $2

Secret Missions, Four True Life Stories - Ellen Levine, Scholastic PB –
includes Lydia Darragh (Quaker housewife who spied on the British in the
Revolutionary War), Alexander M. Ross (Canadian who risked his life to
help American slaves escape on the Underground Railroad), William Still
(son of slave who kept secret logbooks of fugitives who traveled on the
Underground Railroad), Leesha Bos (a young Jewish nurse, worked for the
Dutch Resistance during WW II) - $2

First Kids – Gibbs Davis, Step into Reading level 4, PB, about
Presidents’ children - $1.75

Hall’s Living Library

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