[library-media] Looking for Biographies

Bill Goodrich bgoodrich at dcsd.org
Fri Mar 30 10:35:19 MDT 2012


P.S. This is a pretty good list also, but again proceed with caution:
http://www.ylpl.lib.ca.us/ya/ya_bios.php

On Fri, Mar 30, 2012 at 10:30 AM, Bill Goodrich <bgoodrich at dcsd.org> wrote:

> I don't have a total source that works but I have some specific titles to
> suggest.
>
> Steve Jobs: The Man Who Thought Different - Karen Blumenthal ISBN
> 9781250015570 267 pages of text with bibliography, charts, glossary, index,
> notes,  very student friendly. Total pages 301.  Her other titles are good
> also but not necessarily biographical.
>
> Rachel’s Tears: the Spiritual Journey of Columbine Martyr Rachel Scott<http://www.infosoup.org/search/i?search=0785268480>by Darrell
> Scott<http://www.infosoup.org/search/a?search=Scott%2C%20Darrell&searchscope=77&sortdropdown=r>
> (2000)
>
> Soul Surfer: A True story of Faith, Family, and Fighting to Get Back on
> the Board<http://www.infosoup.org/search/q?author=Hamilton%2C%20Bethany&title=Soul%20Surfer%3a%20A%20True%20story%20of%20Faith,%20Family,%20and%20Fighting%20to%20Get%20Back%20on%20the%20Board%20&searchscope=77>by Bethany
> Hamilton<http://www.infosoup.org/search/a?search=Hamilton%2C%20Bethany&searchscope=77&sortdropdown=r>
> (2004)
>
> I also like the list at http://info.infosoup.org/lists/biosForTeens.asp
> Some of these may not be appropriate for younger grades.
>
> 2012/3/30 Luanne Olson_media <olson at alpinedistrict.org>
>
>> Does anyone have any suggestions for a good source of biographies.  I am
>> looking for something beyond the 49 pages I am finding, but also less than
>> 300 pages that I am finding in many of the adult versions.
>>
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>> Alpine School District
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Bill Goodrich - Library Teacher
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