76 Results
76 Results
The boy who invented TV : the story of Philo Farnsworth —Krull, Kathleen.

This picture-book biography explains how Farnsworth held on to his dream to develop television and the scientific concepts behind it.

Lives of the musicians : good times, bad times (and what the neighbors thought) —Krull, Kathleen.

The lives of twenty composers and musicians, ranging from Vivaldi, Mozart, and Bach to Gershwin, Gilbert & Sullivan, and Woody Guthrie, are profiled in this electric, humorous, and informative collection.

Wilma unlimited : how Wilma Rudolph became the world's fastest woman —Krull, Kathleen.

A biography of the African-American woman who overcame crippling polio as a child to become the first woman to win three gold medals in track in a single Olympics.

How to trick or treat in outer space —Krull, Kathleen.

Three extraterrestrial brothers go trick-or-treating on various planets.

Starstruck : the cosmic journey of Neil deGrasse Tyson —Krull, Kathleen, author.

"The life story of America's favorite astrophysicist, Neil deGrasse Tyson, will inspire you to reach for the stars!" -- adapted from book cover

The boy who invented TV : the story of Philo Farnsworth —Krull, Kathleen, author.

This picture-book biography explains how Farnsworth held on to his dream to develop television and the scientific concepts behind it.

Joey : the story of Joe Biden —Biden, Jill, author.

The wife of former Vice President and presidential candidate Joe Biden recounts his childhood in Scranton, Pennsylvania, his perseverance and leadership from his earliest years, his struggles to overcome stuttering, his ...

Benjamin Franklin —Krull, Kathleen, author.

"Kathleen Krull sheds new light on the Benjamin Franklin--who considered science his true calling in life, not nation building--in this perceptive, fair-minded portrait."-- Provided by publisher.

Fartiste —Krull, Kathleen.

In nineteenth-century France, Joseph Pujol, a little boy who can control his farts, grows up to become Le Petomaine, making audiences laugh at the Moulin Rouge in Paris with his animal noises, songs, and other sounds. I...

Isaac Newton —Krull, Kathleen.

Isaac Newton was not only briiliant, but secretive, vindictive and obsessive. Here is a portrait of the man, contradictions and all, than places him against the backdrop of seventeenth-century England, a time of plague, ...

Lives of extraordinary women rulers, rebels (and what the neighbors thought) —Krull, Kathleen.
Book On CD
uuuu
Availability: 2 of 2

Author Kathleen Krull tells the story of 20 extraordinary women who rarely behaved. Everyone from Cleopatra and Joan of Arc to Eleanor Roosevelt and Harriet Tubman, these women were anything but quiet and weren't afraid ...

Lives of extraordinary women : rulers, rebels (and what the neighbors thought) —Krull, Kathleen.

Celebrates 20 women who have wielded power, revealing their feats, and flaws.

The boy on Fairfield Street : how Ted Geisel grew up to become Dr. Seuss —Krull, Kathleen.

Introduces the life of renowned children's author and illustrator Ted Geisel, popularly known as Dr. Seuss, focusing on his childhood and youth in Springfield, Massachusetts.

Supermarket —Krull, Kathleen.

Explains modern supermarkets and how they work, discussing how they organize, display, and keep track of the items they sell.

1 2 3 ...