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Every day, people are making headlines for their extraordinary actions. Each book in the Newsmakers series tells the story of an incredible individual who has changed the course of history in some significant way. Learn all about the people who have made an impact on the world through their efforts in social justice, technology, politics, and more.

Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.

Core Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.

Title   ATOS Format Qty
Newsmakers (8 titles)
Bill Gates: Microsoft Founder and Philanthropist 5.5
Jeff Bezos: Founder of 5.5
Malala Yousafzai: Nobel Peace Prize Winner and Education Activist 5.5
Mark Zuckerberg: Creator of Facebook 5.7
Nelson Mandela: South African President and Civil Rights Activist 5.4
Pope Francis: Catholic Spiritual Leader 5.5
Steve Jobs: Visionary Founder of Apple 5.4
Vladimir Putin: Russian Leader 6.1
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Interest Level Grade 4 - Grade 8
Reading Level Grade 4
BISACS JNF007070, JNF007090
Genre Nonfiction
Subject Biographies, Careers
Copyright 2015
Division Abdo Publishing
Imprint Core Library
Language English
Number of Pages 48
Season 2015-01-01
ISBN 9781624036392, 9781629694580
Title Format Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks
Dewey 006-968
Graphics Full-color photographs
Dimensions 7.25 x 9.25
Features Detailed maps, Glossary of key words, Index, Reviewed, Table of contents, and Timeline of key events
Online Resources FREE! Core Library Connection
FREE! Booklinks Nonfiction Network

Newsmakers - School Library Journal, Series Made Simple

These enlightening and clearly written volumes cover the lives and careers of newsworthy individuals, flaws and all. Each slim title is textbook-like yet engaging, impressively meeting Common Core standards with comprehensible graphs and charts. Highly useful for current events units.