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Children's Literature: Informative Books: Biographies & History

Use this guide to locate nonfiction books, also known as informative books, that can support classroom units or create curiosity in young learners.

What Are Biographies?

Biographies are informative books written about a person and his or her life. Collective biographies contain information about more than one person's life.  

The book biographies that are listed below are just a small representation of the juvenile biographies available at the library. Please ask one of the librarians if you need help locating one of these titles or if you need any other help. We will be glad to assist you. 

Biographies

History

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