I am Jane Goodall

I am Jane Goodall
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Author: Brad Meltzer
Pages: 40
ISBN: 9780735227620
Release: 2016-09-06
Editor: Penguin

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

We can all be heroes. That’s the inspiring message of this New York Times bestselling picture book biography series from historian and author Brad Meltzer. Learn all about Jane Goodall, the chimpanzee scientist. Each picture book in this series is a biography of a significant historical figure, told in a simple, conversational, vivacious way, and always focusing on a character trait that makes the person a role model for kids. The heroes are depicted as children throughout, telling their life stories in first-person present tense, which keeps the books playful and accessible to young children. And each book ends with a line of encouragement, a direct quote, photos, a timeline, and a source list. This tenth book in the series features Jane Goodall, the scientist and conservationist who is famous for her work with chimpanzees. After receiving a stuffed animal chimpanzee for her first birthday, Jane Goodall's love of animals only grew. She saw what humans and animals had in common, not what makes us different, and used that to advocate for animal rights everywhere.

I am Caring

I am Caring
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Author: Brad Meltzer
Pages: 12
ISBN: 9781984814289
Release: 2019-09-10
Editor: Penguin

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

The littlest readers can learn about Jane Goodall in this board book version of the New York Times bestselling Ordinary People Change the World biography. This friendly, fun biography series focuses on the traits that made our heroes great—the traits that kids can aspire to in order to live heroically themselves. In this new board book format, the very youngest readers can learn about one of America's icons in the series's signature lively, conversational style. The short text focuses on drawing inspiration from these iconic heroes, and includes an interactive element and factual tidbits that young kids will be able to connect with. This volume tells the story of Jane Goodall, the famous conservationist and chimpanzee expert.

Seeds of Hope

Seeds of Hope
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Author: Jane Goodall
Pages: 432
ISBN: 9781455554485
Release: 2014-04-01
Editor: Grand Central Publishing

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

From New York Times bestselling author and world-renowned scientist Jane Goodall, as seen in the National Geographic documentary Jane, comes a fascinating examination of the critical role that trees and plants play in our world. Seeds of Hope takes us from Goodall's home in England to her home-away-from-home in Africa, deep inside the Gombe forest, where she and the chimpanzees are enchanted by the fig and plum trees they encounter. She introduces us to botanists around the world, as well as places where hope for plants can be found, such as The Millennium Seed Bank. She shows us the secret world of plants with all their mysteries and potential for healing our bodies as well as Planet Earth. Looking at the world as an adventurer, scientist, and devotee of sustainable foods and gardening--and setting forth simple goals we can all take to protect the plants around us--Goodall delivers an enlightening story of the wonders we can find in our own backyards.

Heroes for My Daughter

Heroes for My Daughter
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Author: Brad Meltzer
Pages: 144
ISBN: 9780062439307
Release: 2016-10-25
Editor: HarperCollins

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

#1 New York Times bestselling author Brad Meltzer brings together a remarkable group of heroes with one thing in common: they were ordinary people who became extraordinary. Brad was inspired by the birth of his daughter to curate this collection, but you don’t need to be a parent to treasure it—Heroes for My Daughter is perfect for children, parents, teachers, and anyone looking for inspiration. The sixty featured figures represent the spectacular potential we all have within us to change the world. The format allows for reading straight through or at your own pace, and includes photos, quotes, brief biographies, and vignettes that highlight the single moment that made each person great. The wonderfully diverse heroes included in the book are women, men, historical, contemporary, athletes, actors, inventors, politicians, and so many more. Heroes for My Daughter is a book to be read again and again, as the simple question of what makes a hero remains a vital part of today’s conversation.

Jane Goodall

Jane Goodall
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Author: Isabel Sanchez Vegara
Pages: 32
ISBN: 9781786032942
Release: 2018-09-26
Editor: Frances Lincoln Children's Books

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

New in the critically acclaimed Little People, BIG DREAMSseries, discover the amazing life of Jane Goodall, the world's foremost expert on chimpanzees. When Jane was little, her father gave her a toy chimpanzee named Jubilee. This inspired her lifelong love of animals, and she went to study them in the wild as soon as she could. Jane lived with chimpanzees in their natural habitat and became famous for her pioneering approach to research. She now educates the public on animal rights. This moving book features stylish illustrations and extra facts at the back, including a biographical timeline with historical photos and a detailed profile of the primatologist's life. Little People, BIG DREAMSis a best-selling series of books and educational games that explore the lives of outstanding people, from designers and artists to scientists and activists. All of them achieved incredible things, yet each began life as a child with a dream. This empowering series offers inspiring messages to children of all ages, in a range of formats. The board books are told in simple sentences, perfect for reading aloud to babies and toddlers. The hardcover versions present expanded stories for beginning readers. Boxed gift sets allow you to collect a selection of the books by theme. Paper dolls, learning cards, matching games, and other fun learning tools provide even more ways to make the lives of these role models accessible to children. Inspire the next generation of outstanding people who will change the world with Little People, BIG DREAMS!

Me Jane

Me       Jane
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Author: Patrick McDonnell
Pages: 40
ISBN: 9780316210102
Release: 2012-03-27
Editor: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Patrick McDonnell-beloved, bestselling author-artist and creator of the Mutts syndicated comic strip--shares the inspiring story of young Jane Goodall, the legendary and inspiring conservationist featured in the hit documentary film Jane. In his characteristic heartwarming style, Patrick McDonnell tells the story of the young Jane Goodall and her special childhood toy chimpanzee named Jubilee. As the young Jane observes the natural world around her with wonder, she dreams of "a life living with and helping all animals," until one day she finds that her dream has come true. With anecdotes taken directly from Jane Goodall's autobiography, McDonnell makes this very true story accessible for the very young--and young at heart. One of the world's most inspiring women, Dr. Jane Goodall is a renowned humanitarian, conservationist, animal activist, environmentalist, and United Nations Messenger of Peace. In 1977 she founded the Jane Goodall Institute (JGI), a global nonprofit organization that empowers people to make a difference for all living things.

I Am Amelia Earhart

I Am Amelia Earhart
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Author: Brad Meltzer
Pages: 40
ISBN: 9780803740822
Release: 2014
Editor: Dial Books for Young Readers

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Presents the life of the first female pilot to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean, who mysteriously disappeared in 1937 while attempting to fly around the world.

Who Is Jane Goodall

Who Is Jane Goodall
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Author: Roberta Edwards,Who HQ
Pages: 112
ISBN: 9781101620960
Release: 2012-11-08
Editor: Penguin

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

A life in the wild! Jane Goodall, born in London, England, always loved animals and wanted to study them in their natural habitats. So at age twenty-six, off she went to Africa! Goodall's up-close observations of chimpanzees changed what we know about them and paved the way for many female scientists who came after her. Now her story comes to life in this biography with black-and-white illustrations throughout.

My Life with the Chimpanzees

My Life with the Chimpanzees
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Author: Jane Goodall
Pages: 160
ISBN: 9780671562717
Release: 1996
Editor: Simon and Schuster

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

The well-known English zoologist describes her early interest in animals and how this led to her study of chimpanzees at the Gombe Stream Reserve in Tanzania.

The Watcher

The Watcher
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Author: Anonim
Pages: 48
ISBN: 9780375867743
Release: 2011
Editor: Random House Digital, Inc.

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

This book traces out the life and career of Jane Goodall as a watcher of English fauna to her adult work as scholar of animal behavior in Africa.

I Am Leonardo Da Vinci

I Am Leonardo Da Vinci
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Author: Brad Meltzer
Pages: 40
ISBN: 9780525555889
Release: 2020
Editor: Dial Books

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

The famous Renaissance artist and inventor Leonardo da Vinci is the twentieth hero in the New York Times bestselling picture book biography series. This friendly, fun biography series focuses on the traits that made our heroes great--the traits that kids can aspire to in order to live heroically themselves. Each book tells the story of an icon in a lively, conversational way that works well for the youngest nonfiction readers and that always includes the hero's childhood influences. At the back are an excellent timeline and photos. This book features Leonardo da Vinci, the Renaissance artist and inventor.

Heroes for My Son

Heroes for My Son
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Author: Brad Meltzer
Pages: 128
ISBN: 9780062439321
Release: 2016-10-25
Editor: HarperCollins

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

#1 New York Times bestselling author Brad Meltzer brings together a remarkable group of heroes with one thing in common: they were ordinary people who became extraordinary. Brad was inspired by the birth of his first son to curate this collection, but you don’t need to be a parent to treasure it—Heroes for My Son is perfect for children, parents, teachers, and anyone looking for inspiration. The fifty-two featured figures represent the spectacular potential we all have within us to change the world. The format allows for reading straight through or at your own pace, and includes photos, quotes, brief biographies, and vignettes that highlight the single moment that made each person great. The wonderfully diverse heroes included in the book are men, women, historical, contemporary, athletes, actors, inventors, politicians, and so many more. Heroes for My Son is a book to be read again and again, as the simple question of what makes a hero remains a vital part of today’s conversation.

I Am Albert Einstein

I Am Albert Einstein
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Author: Brad Meltzer
Pages: 40
ISBN: 9780803740846
Release: 2014
Editor: Dial Books for Young Readers

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Presents the life of the world-renowned German scientist, describing how his life-long curiosity and ability to question accepted theories led him to develop his famous theory of relatvitiy and win the Noble Prize for Physics.

I am Harriet Tubman

I am Harriet Tubman
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Author: Brad Meltzer
Pages: 40
ISBN: 9780735230927
Release: 2018-01-16
Editor: Penguin

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Harriet Tubman's heroic and pivotal role in the fight against slavery is the subject of the fourteenth picture book in this New York Times bestselling biography series This friendly, fun biography series focuses on the traits that made our heroes great--the traits that kids can aspire to in order to live heroically themselves. Each book tells the story of one of America's icons in a lively, conversational way that works well for the youngest nonfiction readers and that always includes the hero's childhood influences. At the back are an excellent timeline and photos. This volume focuses on Harriet Tubman's brave heroism as part of the movement to abolish slavery. As one of the key players in the Underground Railroad, she helped enslaved African Americans escape and find freedom.

Jane Goodall A Champion of Chimpanzees

Jane Goodall  A Champion of Chimpanzees
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Author: Sarah Albee
Pages: 32
ISBN: 9780062432803
Release: 2020-03-17
Editor: HarperCollins

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Learn about the life of Jane Goodall, a pioneering scientist who became the world expert on chimpanzees, in this early reader biography. Jane Goodall was the first person to study wild chimpanzees up close in a rain forest. She befriended the chimps and discovered amazing facts about their behaviors. What she learned forever changed how people look at these animals. Beginning readers will learn about the milestones in Jane Goodall’s life in this Level Two I Can Read biography. This biography includes a timeline and photos all about the life of this inspiring scientist. This biography reader includes a timeline and historical photos all about the life of this inspiring figure. Jane Goodall: A Champion of Chimpanzees is a Level Two I Can Read, geared for kids who read on their own but still need a little help. Whether shared at home or in a classroom, the engaging stories, longer sentences, and language play of Level Two books are proven to help kids take their next steps toward reading success.

Jane Goodall

Jane Goodall
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Author: Dale Peterson
Pages: 752
ISBN: 9780547525792
Release: 2014-11-11
Editor: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

This essential biography of one of the most influential women of the past century shows how truly remarkable Jane Goodall’s accomplishments have been. Goodall was a secretarial school graduate when Louis Leakey, unable to find someone with more fitting credentials, first sent her to Gombe to study chimpanzees. In this acclaimed work, Dale Peterson details how this young woman of uncommon resourcefulness and pluck would go on to set radically new standards in the study of animal behavior. He vividly captures the triumphs and setbacks of her dramatic life, including the private quest that led to her now-famous activism. Peterson, a longtime Goodall collaborator, has a unique knowledge of his subject. Candid and illuminating, this work will be a revelation even to readers who are familiar with the public Goodall as presented in her own writing.

In the Shadow of Man

In the Shadow of Man
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Author: Jane Goodall
Pages: 240
ISBN: 9780297865377
Release: 2010-12-16
Editor: Weidenfeld & Nicolson

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

'One of history's most impressive field studies; an instant animal classic' TIME Jane Goodall's classic account of primate research provides an impressively detailed and absorbing account of the early years of her field study of, and adventures with, chimpanzees in Tanzania, Africa. It is a landmark for everyone to enjoy.

Rickie Henri

Rickie   Henri
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Author: Jane Goodall
Pages: 64
ISBN: 9781662650741
Release: 2021-02-02
Editor: Astra Publishing House

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Rickie the chimpanzee lived happily with her mother in the rain forests of Central Africa, warm and safe—until the day the hunters came and took Rickie away to sell at a Congolese market. Fortunately, she was rescued by a kind man who adopted Rickie and cared for her. Best of all, he provided an unexpected friend in his dog Henri. This true story of friendship is heart-warmingly brought to life by renowned scientist, conservationist and peace activist Dr. Jane Goodall.

With Love

With Love
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Author: Jane Goodall
Pages: 32
ISBN: 9781662650765
Release: 2021-01-26
Editor: Astra Publishing House

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

“Chimpanzees, more like us than any other living animal, form a living link between two worlds, human and non-human beings. When David Greybeard reached out to touch my hand I needed no words to understand his message of reassurance: and I loved him.” In this enchanting book, world-renowned scientist and conservationist Jane Goodall brings together stories gleaned from nearly 40 years of studying chimpanzees in the forests of Tanzania. As the stories recounted here demonstrate, chimpanzees are capable of great compassion, altruism, and love.

The Story of Jane Goodall

The Story of Jane Goodall
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Author: Susan B. Katz
Pages: 329
ISBN: 1646118731
Release: 2020-05-19
Editor: Rockridge Press

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Discover the life of Jane Goodall--a story about curiosity, passion, and saving animals Jane Goodall is a celebrated scientist for her studies of chimpanzees in the forests of Africa. Before she observed chimps and helped save them from losing their home, Jane was a curious kid who loved learning about animals. She showed people that women could be scientists, just like men, and fought to follow her dream of working with wild chimps. Explore how Jane Goodall went from being a young nature lover in England to the most important chimpanzee expert in the world. This Jane Goodall chapter book for kids ages 6-8 includes: Word definitions--Discover helpful definitions for the more advanced words and ideas in the book. Test your knowledge--Take a quiz at the end of the book to make sure you understand the Who, What, Where, When, Why, and How of Jane Goodall's life. A lasting legacy--Learn about how Jane made the world a better place for future generations of both humans and animals. How will Jane Goodall's strong will inspire you?