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Who Was Annie Oakley?

Who Was Annie Oakley?

By Stephanie Spinner

1 rating 2 reviews

Annie Oakley was the original power girl in an age when most women stayed home. During the late 1...

Who Was Sacagawea?

Who Was Sacagawea?

By Judith Bloom Fradin, Dennis Brindell Fradin

3 ratings 6 reviews

Sacagawea was only sixteen when she made one of the most remarkable journeys in American history,...

Who Was Albert Einstein?

Who Was Albert Einstein?

By Jess Brallier

9 ratings 12 reviews

Black-and-white illustrations on every spread and a lower reading level than other biographies in...

Who Was Ben Franklin?

Who Was Ben Franklin?

By Dennis Brindell Fradin

7 ratings 7 reviews

A biography of the eighteenth-century printer, publisher, inventor, scientist, and statesman who ...

Who Was Harry Houdini?

Who Was Harry Houdini?

By Tui Sutherland

6 ratings 7 reviews

Every kid has heard of Harry Houdini, the famous magician who could escape from handcuffs, jail c...

Who Is Maria Tallchief?

Who Is Maria Tallchief?

By Catherine Gourley

1 rating 4 reviews

Born in 1925, Maria Tallchief spent part of her childhood on an Osage reservation in Oklahoma. Wi...

Who Was Amelia Earhart?

Who Was Amelia Earhart?

By Kate Boehm Jerome

13 ratings 10 reviews

Amelia Earhart was a woman of many "firsts." In 1932, she became the first woman to fly solo acro...

Who Was Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart? (GB)

Who Was Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart? (GB)

By Yona Zeldis McDonough

2 ratings 1 review

Born in Austria in 1756, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart composed his first piece of music, a minuet, whe...

Who Was Thomas Jefferson?

Who Was Thomas Jefferson?

By Dennis Brindell Fradin

1 rating -1 review

Did you know that John Adams had to coax Thomas Jefferson into writing the Declaration of Indepen...

Who Was Helen Keller?

Who Was Helen Keller?

By Gare Thompson

9 ratings 14 reviews

At age two, Helen Keller became deaf and blind. She lived in a world of silence and darkness and ...

Who Was Eleanor Roosevelt

Who Was Eleanor Roosevelt

By Gare Thompson

1 rating 3 reviews

For a long time, the main role of First Ladies was to act as hostesses of the White House...until...

Who Was Mark Twain?

Who Was Mark Twain?

By April Jones Prince

1 rating 5 reviews

A humorist, narrator, and social observer, Mark Twain is unsurpassed in American literature. Best...

Who Was Ferdinand Magellan?

Who Was Ferdinand Magellan?

By S. A. Kramer

1 rating 1 review

When Portuguese sailor Ferdinand Magellan set sail from Spain in 1519, he believed he could get t...

Who Was Ronald Reagan?

Who Was Ronald Reagan?

By Joyce Milton

3 ratings 11 reviews

From his childhood in rural Illinois to moviemaking days in Hollywood and on to a career in polit...

Who Was John F. Kennedy?

Who Was John F. Kennedy?

By Yona Zeldis McDonough

8 ratings 9 reviews

The man who saved the lives of his PT-109 crewmen during WWII and became the 35th president fough...

Who Was Louis Armstrong?

Who Was Louis Armstrong?

By Yona Zeldis McDonough

0 ratings 0 reviews

If not for a stint in reform school, young Louis Armstrong might never have become a musician. It...

Who Was Charles Darwin?

Who Was Charles Darwin?

By Deborah Hopkinson

1 rating 0 reviews

As a young boy, Charles Darwin hated school and was often scolded forconducting “useless” experim...

UC Who Was Leonardo da Vinci?

UC Who Was Leonardo da Vinci?

By Roberta Edwards

4 ratings 6 reviews

Presents the life and accomplishments of the famous artist, scientist, engineer, and inventor.

Who Was Johnny Appleseed?

Who Was Johnny Appleseed?

By Joan Holub

2 ratings 0 reviews

Learn about the real man behind the legend.

Who Was Thomas Alva Edison?

Who Was Thomas Alva Edison?

By Margaret Frith

3 ratings 6 reviews

This accessible, appealing biography shines the light on Thomas Edison, the inventor of the elect...

Who Were the Beatles?

Who Were the Beatles?

By Geoff Edgers

8 ratings 10 reviews

"A biography of the Beatles, the world's most famous rock band"--Provided by publisher.

Who Was King Tut?

Who Was King Tut?

By Roberta Edwards

5 ratings 8 reviews

Explains the life and times of the Egyptian ruler King Tut, covering the story of the tomb's disc...

Who Was Daniel Boone?

Who Was Daniel Boone?

By Sydelle Kramer

1 rating 2 reviews

A look at the life and accomplishments of the famous pioneer, Daniel Boone.

Who Was William Shakespeare?

Who Was William Shakespeare?

By Celeste Davidson Mannis

0 ratings 1 review

"Find out more about the real William Shakespeare in this fun and exciting illustrated biography!...

Who Was Anne Frank?

Who Was Anne Frank?

By Ann Abramson

20 ratings 23 reviews

In her amazing diary, Anne Frank revealed the challenges and dreams common for any young girl. Bu...

Who Was Marco Polo?

Who Was Marco Polo?

By Joan Holub

0 ratings 2 reviews

Marco Polo was seventeen when he set out for China . . . and forty-one when he came back! More th...

Who Was Elvis Presley?

Who Was Elvis Presley?

By Geoff Edgers

5 ratings 7 reviews

Put on your blue suede shoes and get ready for the latest title in the Who Wasa]? series! The Kin...

Who Was Martin Luther King, Jr.?

Who Was Martin Luther King, Jr.?

By Bonnie Bader

6 ratings 11 reviews

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was only 25 when he helped organize the Montgomery Bus Boycott and wa...

Who Was Queen Elizabeth?

Who Was Queen Elizabeth?

By June Eding

8 ratings 13 reviews

Our bestselling series is fit for a queen! The life of Queen Elizabeth I was dramatic and dangero...

Who Was Neil Armstrong?

Who Was Neil Armstrong?

By Roberta Edwards

8 ratings 10 reviews

On July 20, 1969, Neil Armstrong stepped on the moon and, to an audience of over 450 million peop...

Who Was Abraham Lincoln?

Who Was Abraham Lincoln?

By Janet Pascal

11 ratings 15 reviews

Born to a family of farmers, Lincoln stood out from an early age—literally! (He was six feet four...

Who Was George Washington?

Who Was George Washington?

By Roberta Edwards

8 ratings 6 reviews

In 1789, George Washington became the first president of the United States. He has been called th...

Who Was Walt Disney?

Who Was Walt Disney?

By Whitney Stewart

18 ratings 22 reviews

Walt Disney always loved to entertain people. Often it got him into trouble. Once he painted pict...

Who Was Claude Monet?

Who Was Claude Monet?

By Ann Waldron

0 ratings 0 reviews

Claude Monet is considered one of the most influential artists of all time. He is a founder of th...

Who Was Pablo Picasso?

Who Was Pablo Picasso?

By True Kelley

1 rating 1 review

Over a long, turbulent life, Picasso continually discovered new ways of seeing the world and tran...

Who Was Franklin Roosevelt?

Who Was Franklin Roosevelt?

By Margaret Frith

2 ratings 3 reviews

Although polio left him wheelchair bound, Franklin Delano Roosevelt took office during the Great ...

Who Was Jim Henson?

Who Was Jim Henson?

By Joan Holub

3 ratings 5 reviews

Jim Henson broke into television with a five-minute puppetry segment when he was only a freshman ...

Who Was Jackie Robinson?

Who Was Jackie Robinson?

By Gail Herman

8 ratings 7 reviews

As a kid, Jackie Robinson loved sports. And why not? He was a natural at football, basketball, an...

Who Was Rosa Parks?

Who Was Rosa Parks?

By Yona Zeldis McDonough

4 ratings 11 reviews

In 1955, Rosa Parks refused to give her bus seat to a white passenger in Montgomery, Alabama. Thi...

Who Was Dr. Seuss?

Who Was Dr. Seuss?

By Janet Pascal

11 ratings 17 reviews

Ted Geisel loved to doodle from the time he was a kid. He had an offbeat, fun-loving personality....

Who Was Paul Revere?

Who Was Paul Revere?

By Roberta Edwards

1 rating 0 reviews

In 1775, Paul Revere of Boston made his now-famous horseback ride warning colonists of an impendi...

Who Was Babe Ruth?

Who Was Babe Ruth?

By Joan Holub

7 ratings 8 reviews

Just in time for baseball season! Babe Ruth came from a poor Baltimore family and, as a kid, he ...

Who Was Steve Jobs?

Who Was Steve Jobs?

By Pam Pollack, Meg Belviso

9 ratings 10 reviews

Steve Jobs, adopted in infancy by a family in San Francisco, packed a lot of life into fifty-six ...

Who is J.K. Rowling?

Who is J.K. Rowling?

By Pam Pollack, Meg Belviso

22 ratings 52 reviews

Everyone loves Harry Potter. Now kids can learn about Harry's creator! In 1995, on a four-hour-de...

Who Was Roald Dahl?

Who Was Roald Dahl?

By True Kelley

4 ratings 3 reviews

Just in time for Roahl Dahl Month! Roald Dahl is one of the most famous children's book authors e...

Who Is Jane Goodall?

Who Is Jane Goodall?

By Roberta Edwards

6 ratings 16 reviews

A life in the wild! Jane Goodall, born in London, England, always loved animals and wanted to stu...

Who Is Bill Gates?

Who Is Bill Gates?

By Patricia Brennan Demuth

6 ratings 8 reviews

Bill Gates, born in Seattle, Washington, in 1955, is an American business magnate, investor, phi...

Who Was Sally Ride?

Who Was Sally Ride?

By Megan Stine

0 ratings 0 reviews

In 1978, Sally Ride, a PhD candidate at Standford University, responded to a newspaper ad to join...

Who Was Maurice Sendak?

Who Was Maurice Sendak?

By Janet Pascal

1 rating 0 reviews

It seems entirely fitting that Maurice Sendak was born on the same day that Mickey Mouse first ma...

Who Was Christopher Columbus?

Who Was Christopher Columbus?

By Bonnie Bader

0 ratings 1 review

Learn all about Christopher Columbus' early life at sea, which led him to seek fortune by sailing...

Who Is Bob Dylan? (Who Was?)

Who Is Bob Dylan? (Who Was?)

By Jim O'Connor

0 ratings 0 reviews

A singer-songerwriter, musician, and artist, Bob Dylan is an American icon. In the past five deca...

Who Is Michelle Obama? (Who Was?)

Who Is Michelle Obama? (Who Was?)

By Megan Stine, Who HQ

3 ratings 3 reviews

Born into a close knit family in Chicago, Michelle Robinson was a star student who graduated from...

Who Was Davy Crockett?

Who Was Davy Crockett?

By Gail Herman

1 rating 0 reviews

Who Was Alexander Graham Bell?

Who Was Alexander Graham Bell?

By Bonnie Bader David Groff

3 ratings 2 reviews

Who Was Nelson Mandela?

Who Was Nelson Mandela?

By Meg Belviso, Pamela D. Pollack

1 rating 1 review

As a child he dreamt of changing South Africa; as a man he changed the world.  Nelson Mandela spe...

Who Was Ernest Shackleton?

Who Was Ernest Shackleton?

By James Buckley Jr.

0 ratings 0 reviews

As a boy he preferred reading sea stories to doing homework and, at age 16, became an apprentice ...

Who Was Frida Kahlo?

Who Was Frida Kahlo?

By Sarah Fabiny, Who HQ

1 rating 0 reviews

You can always recognize a painting by Kahlo because she is in nearly all--with her black braided...

Who Was Laura Ingalls Wilder?

Who Was Laura Ingalls Wilder?

By Patricia Brennan Demuth

0 ratings 0 reviews

Laura Ingalls Wilder's Little House books, based on her own childhood and later life, are still b...

Who Is Steven Spielberg? (Who Was?)

Who Is Steven Spielberg? (Who Was?)

By Stephanie Spinner

1 rating 1 review

While other kids played sports, Steven Spielberg was writing scripts and figuring out camera angl...

Who Was Milton Hershey?

Who Was Milton Hershey?

By James Buckley Jr.

2 ratings 7 reviews

Discover the man behind the chocolate bar! Milton Hershey’s life was filled with invention and in...

Who Was Abigail Adams?

Who Was Abigail Adams?

By True Kelley

0 ratings 1 review

Abigail Adams was a strong woman far ahead of her time. She urged her husband, President John Ada...

Who Was Louis Braille?

Who Was Louis Braille?

By Margaret Frith, Who HQ

0 ratings 0 reviews

Who Is Dolly Parton? (Who Was?)

Who Is Dolly Parton? (Who Was?)

By True Kelley

1 rating 0 reviews

Born in a little cabin in Tennessee, Dolly Parton always dreamed big, and she was right to! She w...

Who Were the Wright Brothers? (Who Was?)

Who Were the Wright Brothers? (Who Was?)

By James Buckley Jr.

0 ratings 0 reviews

As young boys, Orville and Wilbur Wright loved all things mechanical.  As young men, they gained ...

Who Was Theodore Roosevelt?

Who Was Theodore Roosevelt?

By Michael Burgan

1 rating 0 reviews

He was only 42 years old when he was sworn in as President of the United States in 1901, making T...

Who Is George Lucas? (Who Was?)

Who Is George Lucas? (Who Was?)

By Pam Pollack, Meg Belviso

1 rating 3 reviews

As a child his passions were comics and cars, but George Lucas grew up to be one of the most succ...

Who Was Bruce Lee?

Who Was Bruce Lee?

By Jim Gigliotti

1 rating 0 reviews

Bruce Lee was a Chinese American action film star, martial arts instructor, filmmaker, and philos...

Who Was Ulysses S. Grant?

Who Was Ulysses S. Grant?

By Megan Stine

0 ratings 0 reviews

Ulysses S. Grant certainly does not have the typical war hero “back story.” Although a graduate o...

Who Was Robert E. Lee?

Who Was Robert E. Lee?

By Bonnie Bader

0 ratings 0 reviews

Robert E. Lee seemed destined for greatness. His father was a Revolutionary War hero and at West ...

Who Was Queen Victoria?

Who Was Queen Victoria?

By Jim Gigliotti

1 rating 1 review

Her reign of 63 years and seven months is known as the Victorian Era, a period of industrial, cul...

Who Was Muhammad Ali?

Who Was Muhammad Ali?

By James Buckley Jr.

1 rating 0 reviews

Cassius Marcellus Clay, Jr. won the world heavyweight championship at the age of 22, the same yea...

Who Was Clara Barton?

Who Was Clara Barton?

By Stephanie Spinner

2 ratings 2 reviews

Clarissa “Clara” Barton was a shy girl who grew up to become a teacher, nurse, and humanitarian. ...

Who Was Marie Curie?

Who Was Marie Curie?

By Megan Stine

0 ratings 0 reviews

Born in Warsaw, Poland, on November 7, 1867, Marie Curie was forbidden to attend the male-only Un...

Who Was Henry Ford?

Who Was Henry Ford?

By Michael Burgan

0 ratings 0 reviews

Born on a small farm in rural Michigan, Henry Ford’s humble beginnings were no match for his ambi...

Who Was Roberto Clemente?

Who Was Roberto Clemente?

By James Buckley Jr.

0 ratings 0 reviews

Growing up the youngest of seven children in Puerto Rico, Roberto Clemente had a talent for baseb...

Who Was Rachel Carson?

Who Was Rachel Carson?

By Sarah Fabiny, Who HQ

0 ratings 0 reviews

Though she grew up in rural Pennsylvania, Rachel Carson dreamed of the sea. In 1936 she began wor...

Who Was Susan B. Anthony?

Who Was Susan B. Anthony?

By Pam Pollack, Meg Belviso

1 rating 1 review

Susan B. Anthony may be an international icon but her campaign for women’s rights had personal ro...

Who Was Isaac Newton?

Who Was Isaac Newton?

By Janet Pascal

0 ratings 0 reviews

Isaac Newton was always a loner, preferring to spend his time contemplating the mysteries of the ...

Who Was Julius Caesar?

Who Was Julius Caesar?

By Nico Medina

0 ratings 0 reviews

He came. He saw. He conquered. Julius Caesar was a force to be reckoned with as a savvy politicia...

Who Was Gandhi?

Who Was Gandhi?

By Dana Meachen Rau

2 ratings 2 reviews

Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi was born in 1869 in British-occupied India. Though he studied law in L...

Who Was Genghis Khan?

Who Was Genghis Khan?

By Nico Medina, Who HQ

0 ratings 0 reviews

Who Was Alfred Hitchcock?

Who Was Alfred Hitchcock?

By Pam Pollack, Meg Belviso, Who HQ

0 ratings 0 reviews

Who Was Frederick Douglass?

Who Was Frederick Douglass?

By April Jones Prince

0 ratings 0 reviews

Born into slavery in Maryland in 1818, Frederick Douglass was determined to gain freedom--and onc...

Who Was Charles Dickens?

Who Was Charles Dickens?

By Pam Pollack, Meg Belviso

0 ratings 0 reviews

As a child, Charles Dickens worked in a shoe polish factory where his gritty surroundings inspire...

Who Was Sitting Bull?

Who Was Sitting Bull?

By Stephanie Spinner

0 ratings 0 reviews

No one knew the boy they called “Jumping Badger” would grow to become a great leader. Born on the...

Who Was Andy Warhol?

Who Was Andy Warhol?

By Kirsten Anderson

0 ratings 0 reviews

Best known for his screen prints of soup cans and movie stars, this shy young boy from Pittsburgh...

Who Is Gloria Steinem? (Who Was?)

Who Is Gloria Steinem? (Who Was?)

By Sarah Fabiny

0 ratings 0 reviews

As a field reporter in the 1960s, Gloria Steinem worked hard to dig up important stories. She wen...

Who Is Stan Lee? (Who Was?)

Who Is Stan Lee? (Who Was?)

By Geoff Edgers

1 rating -1 review

Stanley Lieber was just seventeen when he got his first job at Timely Comics in 1939. Since then,...

Who Was Betsy Ross?

Who Was Betsy Ross?

By James Buckley Jr.

0 ratings 0 reviews

Born the eighth of seventeen children in Philadelphia, Betsy Ross lived in a time when the Americ...

Who Was Galileo?

Who Was Galileo?

By Patricia Brennan Demuth

0 ratings 0 reviews

Like Michelangelo, Galileo is another Renaissance great known just by his first name--a name that...

Who Was Robert Ripley?

Who Was Robert Ripley?

By Kirsten Anderson

0 ratings 0 reviews

Enter a world of shrunken heads, mystic holy men, shriveled aliens, and bizarre relics in the del...

Who Was Jesus?

Who Was Jesus?

By Ellen Morgan

1 rating 0 reviews

This fascinating addition to the best-selling Who Was...? series does not settle questions of the...

Who Is Wayne Gretzky? (Who Was?)

Who Is Wayne Gretzky? (Who Was?)

By Gail Herman

1 rating -1 review

After breaking or tying more than sixty records in hockey, it's no wonder that Wayne Gretzky is k...

Who Was Winston Churchill?

Who Was Winston Churchill?

By Ellen Labrecque, Who HQ

0 ratings 0 reviews

Born into aristocracy, Churchill cut his teeth as a young army officer in British India, the Suda...

Who Was Harriet Beecher Stowe?

Who Was Harriet Beecher Stowe?

By Dana Meachen Rau, Who HQ

0 ratings 0 reviews

Who Was Jacques Cousteau?

Who Was Jacques Cousteau?

By Nico Medina, Who HQ

0 ratings 0 reviews

Jacques Cousteau is the most famous and beloved name in the world of deep-sea exploration. Couste...

Who Was Mother Teresa?

Who Was Mother Teresa?

By Jim Gigliotti

1 rating 0 reviews

Born a humble girl in what is now Albania, Agnes Bojaxhiu lived a charitable life. She pledged he...

Who Was Steve Irwin?

Who Was Steve Irwin?

By Dina Anastasio

-2 ratings -9 reviews

By popular demand, the 100th Who Was...? subject is Steve Irwin!Steve Irwin did not have a typica...

Who Was Woodrow Wilson?

Who Was Woodrow Wilson?

By Margaret Frith, Who HQ

0 ratings 0 reviews

Who Was Beatrix Potter?

Who Was Beatrix Potter?

By Sarah Fabiny, Who HQ

0 ratings 0 reviews

Born into wealth in 1860’s London, Beatrix Potter always had a vivid imagination. Her early inter...

Who Was J. R. R. Tolkien?

Who Was J. R. R. Tolkien?

By Pam Pollack, Meg Belviso

0 ratings 0 reviews

Best known for his epic Lord of the Rings trilogy and The Hobbit, J.R.R. Tolkien was born in Brit...

Who Was Edgar Allan Poe?

Who Was Edgar Allan Poe?

By Jim Gigliotti

0 ratings 0 reviews

Filled with broken hearts and black ravens, Edgar Allan Poe’s ghastly tales have delighted reader...

Who Is Malala Yousafzai? (Who Was?)

Who Is Malala Yousafzai? (Who Was?)

By Dinah Brown

4 ratings 5 reviews

Malala Yousafzai was a girl who loved to learn but was told that girls would no longer be allowed...

Who Was Jesse Owens?

Who Was Jesse Owens?

By James Buckley Jr.

1 rating 0 reviews

At the 1936 Berlin Summer Olympics, track and field star Jesse Owens ran himself straight into in...

Who Is Richard Branson? (Who Was?)

Who Is Richard Branson? (Who Was?)

By Michael Burgan

0 ratings 0 reviews

What would you do with a billion dollars? This question gets a definitive answer from billionaire...

Who Were the Brothers Grimm? (Who Was?)

Who Were the Brothers Grimm? (Who Was?)

By Avery Reed, Who HQ

0 ratings 0 reviews

Known as the keepers of modern-day fairy tales, The Brothers Grimm are as legendary as their stor...

Who Is Derek Jeter? (Who Was?)

Who Is Derek Jeter? (Who Was?)

By Gail Herman

0 ratings 0 reviews

When Derek Jeter was eight years old, he announced that he was going to play baseball for the New...

Who Is Jeff Kinney? (Who Was?)

Who Is Jeff Kinney? (Who Was?)

By Patrick Kinney

4 ratings 8 reviews

Even as a kid, everyone thought Jeff Kinney was talented. People loved his drawings, and when he ...

Who Is (Your Name Here)?: The Story of My Life (Who Was?)

Who Is (Your Name Here)?: The Story of My Life (Who Was?)

By Paula K Manzanero

0 ratings 0 reviews

Abraham Lincoln. Nelson Mandela. Amelia Earhart. Your name here.This fun and interactive journal ...

Who Was Marie Antoinette?

Who Was Marie Antoinette?

By Dana Meachen Rau

0 ratings 0 reviews

From the palaces of Austria to the mirrored halls of Versailles, Marie Antoinette led a charmed l...

Who Was Julia Child?

Who Was Julia Child?

By Geoff Edgers, Carlene Hempel

1 rating 0 reviews

Born in California in 1912, Julia Child enlisted in the Army and met her future husband, Paul, du...

Who Was Seabiscuit?

Who Was Seabiscuit?

By James Buckley Jr.

0 ratings 0 reviews

In the middle of the worst depression in U.S. history, one young racehorse lifted a nation's spir...

Who Was Blackbeard?

Who Was Blackbeard?

By James Buckley Jr.

0 ratings 0 reviews

Though much of his early life remains a mystery, Blackbeard most likely began his life as Edward ...

Who Was Frank Lloyd Wright?

Who Was Frank Lloyd Wright?

By Ellen Labrecque

0 ratings 0 reviews

Born in Wisconsin in 1867, Frank Lloyd Wright became obsessed with a set of building blocks his m...

Who Was Sojourner Truth?

Who Was Sojourner Truth?

By Yona Zeldis McDonough, Who HQ

0 ratings 0 reviews

Who Was George Washington Carver?

Who Was George Washington Carver?

By Jim Gigliotti

2 ratings 1 review

Born in 1860s Missouri, nobody expected George Washingtoni Carver to succeed. Slaves were not all...

Who Was Michael Jackson?

Who Was Michael Jackson?

By Megan Stine

5 ratings 2 reviews

Born in Gary, Indiana, on August 29, 1958, Michael Jackson was definitely not a regular kid. A su...

Who Was Maya Angelou?

Who Was Maya Angelou?

By Ellen Labrecque

0 ratings 0 reviews

Born in Missouri in 1928, Maya Angelou had a difficult childhood. Jim Crow laws segregated blacks...

Who Was Joan of Arc?

Who Was Joan of Arc?

By Pam Pollack, Meg Belviso

1 rating 1 review

Joan of Arc was born in a small French village during the worst period of the Hundred Years' War....

Who Is Elton John? (Who Was?)

Who Is Elton John? (Who Was?)

By Kirsten Anderson

1 rating 0 reviews

How does a little boy from the London suburbs named Reginald Kenneth Dwight grow up to become one...

Who Was Jules Verne?

Who Was Jules Verne?

By James Buckley Jr.

1 rating 0 reviews

Meet the father of science fiction, Jule Verne.Born in France in 1829, Jules Verne always dreamed...

Who Was Alexander the Great?

Who Was Alexander the Great?

By Kathryn Waterfield, Robin Waterfield

0 ratings 1 review

Alexander the Great conquers the New York Times best-selling Who Was...? series!When Alexander wa...

Who Was Milton Bradley?

Who Was Milton Bradley?

By Kirsten Anderson

0 ratings 0 reviews

Meet the man behind the board games: Milton Bradley.Born in Maine in 1836, Milton Bradley moved w...

Who Is Hillary Clinton? (Who Was?)

Who Is Hillary Clinton? (Who Was?)

By Heather Alexander

0 ratings 1 review

Who Is Hillary Clinton? Readers of our New York Times best-selling series can find out now!At...

Who Was? Mad Libs: World's Greatest Word Game

Who Was? Mad Libs: World's Greatest Word Game

By Paula K. Manzanero, Who HQ

0 ratings 0 reviews

Who Is Bruce Springsteen? (Who Was?)

Who Is Bruce Springsteen? (Who Was?)

By Stephanie Sabol, Who HQ

0 ratings 0 reviews

Who Were The Three Stooges? (Who Was?)

Who Were The Three Stooges? (Who Was?)

By Pam Pollack, Meg Belviso, Who HQ

0 ratings 0 reviews

Discover more about the comedy team that perfected the art of the pie fight!The Three Stooges wer...

Who Is Stevie Wonder? (Who Was?)

Who Is Stevie Wonder? (Who Was?)

By Jim Gigliotti

0 ratings 0 reviews

Discover more about Stevie Wonder, the music prodigy whose awards include 25 Grammy Awards and th...

Who Was Jacqueline Kennedy?

Who Was Jacqueline Kennedy?

By Bonnie Bader, Who HQ

1 rating 0 reviews

Through this engaging Who Was? biography, kids will discover the woman behind the sunglasses.Priv...

Who Was Charlie Chaplin?

Who Was Charlie Chaplin?

By Patricia Brennan Demuth, Who HQ

0 ratings 0 reviews

Who Was Lucille Ball?

Who Was Lucille Ball?

By Pam Pollack, Meg Belviso

2 ratings 2 reviews

Who doesn't love Lucy? The legendary actress, producer, and comedian steps into the Who Was? spot...

Who Was Cesar Chavez?

Who Was Cesar Chavez?

By Dana Meachen Rau, Who HQ

0 ratings 0 reviews

Learn more about Cesar Chavez, the famous Latino American civil rights activist.When he was young...

Who Is Sonia Sotomayor? (Who Was?)

Who Is Sonia Sotomayor? (Who Was?)

By Megan Stine, Who HQ

1 rating 1 review

The truly inspiring story of the first Latina Supreme Court Justice.Outspoken, energetic, and fun...

Who Was Princess Diana?

Who Was Princess Diana?

By Ellen Labrecque, Who HQ

3 ratings 1 review

Learn how Lady Diana Spencer became the People's Princess as she takes her place in the ranks of ...

Who Are the Rolling Stones? (Who Was?)

Who Are the Rolling Stones? (Who Was?)

By Dana Meachen Rau, Who HQ

0 ratings 0 reviews

Follow the bad boys of rock and roll from their beginnings in London to their unparalleled succes...

Who Was Bob Marley?

Who Was Bob Marley?

By Katie Ellison, Who HQ

0 ratings 0 reviews

Get Up, Stand Up! for the king of reggae music!Bob Marley was a reggae superstar who is considere...

Who Was Pete Seeger?

Who Was Pete Seeger?

By Noel MacCarry, Who HQ

0 ratings 0 reviews

Pete Seeger was an American folk musician and social activist whose outspoken songs about freedom...

Who Are Venus and Serena Williams? (Who Was?)

Who Are Venus and Serena Williams? (Who Was?)

By James Buckley Jr., Who HQ

0 ratings 0 reviews

The dynamic story of the Williams sisters, both top-ranked professional tennis players.Venus and ...

Who Is Pope Francis? (Who Was?)

Who Is Pope Francis? (Who Was?)

By Stephanie Spinner, Who HQ