Posted in 2012-2013 Club, Not Mock Newbery

I Am Sacagawea, by Grace Norwich

Summary:A brand-new biography series featuring some of the most important people from history and today.I am only sixteen years old as I trek across the country with my infant son strapped to my back. I have a river, two lakes, and four mountain peaks named after me. I am featured on the U.S golden dollar. I am Sacagawea.(Amazon)


Posted in Not Mock Newbery

The Dreamer, by Pam Munoz Ryan

Summary: A fictionalized biography of the Nobel Prize-winning Chilean poet Pablo Neruda, who grew up a painfully shy child, ridiculed by his overbearing father, but who became one of the most widely-read poets in the world. 372 pgs. Scholastic

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