May 5, 2015 | strande
Looking for a good story? Try one of these about real people. Suggestions are geared to fifth grade, but may be of interest to everyone.
Tom Thumb: the remarkable true story of a man in miniature by George Sullivan
Josephine: the dazzling life of Josephine Baker by Patricia Hruby Powell; pictures by Christian Robinson
The Emily sonnets: the life of Emily Dickinson by Jane Yolen; illustrations by Gary Kelley