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Around the World in Eighty Days
Jules Verne, Brian W. Aldiss, Michael Glencross
Ophelia and the Marvelous Boy
Karen Foxlee
OPEN
David Price
The Disappearing Spoon: And Other True Tales of Madness, Love, and the History of the World from the Periodic Table of the Elements
Sam Kean
Teaching Visual Literacy: Using Comic Books, Graphic Novels, Anime, Cartoons, and More to Develop Comprehension and Thinking Skills
Nancy Frey
Engaging the Eye Generation: Visual Literacy Strategies for the K-5 Classroom
Johanna Riddle
Visual Literacy: Learn to See, See to Learn
Lynell Burmark

Minty: A Story of Young Harriet Tubman

Minty: A Story of Young Harriet Tubman - Alan Schroeder, Jerry Pinkney Based on real events, Schroeder constructs a story about Harriet Tubman's childhood as a slave on a Maryland plantation. Presents slavery in all of its ugliness and emphasizes young Harriet's strong desire for freedom. Detailed and colorful illustrations (colored pencil, watercolor). Author's Note gives a brief overview of her adult life.