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Books are listed in order of year of publication - newest titles are at the top. There are 58 books in this booklist

  • Cover image of book Fashion Conscious by Sarah Klymkiw
    Fashion Conscious - by Sarah Klymkiw

    £7.99   paperback   (2020) - ISBN 13: 9781405295659 | ISBN 10: 1405295651

    Empowering the Greta Thunberg generation to change fast fashion!  With the Covid-19 global lockdown and a call to action from David Attenborough in Blue Planet II making everyone re-evaluate the relationship they have with the natural world, ... more

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  • Cover image of book Freedom, We Sing by Amyra Leon and Molly Mendoza
    Freedom, We Sing - by Amyra Leon and Molly Mendoza

    £11.99   hardback   (2020) - ISBN 13: 9781912497324 | ISBN 10: 1912497328

    I wonder, then, what freedom is. Is it a place? Is it a thought? Can it be stolen? Can it be bought?   As powerful as it is beautiful, Freedom, We Sing is a lyrical picture book designed to inspire and give hope to readers around the world. ... more

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  • Cover image of book One Hen: How One Small Loan Made a Big Difference by Katie Smith Milway, illustrated by Eugenie Fernandes
    One Hen: How One Small Loan Made a Big Difference - by Katie Smith Milway, illustrated by Eugenie Fernandes

    £9.99   paperback   (2020) - ISBN 13: 9781894786096 | ISBN 10: 1894786092

    Inspired by true events, One Hen tells the story of Kojo, a boy from Ghana who turns a small loan into a thriving farm and a livelihood for many.  After his father died, Kojo had to quit school to help his mother collect firewood to sell at t ... more

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  • Cover image of book We Rise, We Resist, We Raise Our Voices by Wade Hudson and Cheryl Willis Hudson (Editors)
    We Rise, We Resist, We Raise Our Voices - by Wade Hudson and Cheryl Willis Hudson (Editors)

    £8.99   paperback   (2020) - ISBN 13: 9780525580454 | ISBN 10: 052558045x

    Fifty of the foremost diverse children's authors and illustrators--including Jason Reynolds, Jacqueline Woodson, and Kwame Alexander--share answers to the question, "In this divisive world, what shall we tell our children?" in this beautiful, full-co ... more

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  • Cover image of book Like the Ocean We Rise by Nicola Edwards and Sarah Wilkins
    Like the Ocean We Rise - by Nicola Edwards and Sarah Wilkins

    £12.99   hardback   (2020) - ISBN 13: 9781838910297 | ISBN 10: 1838910298

    Our planet is vast and it's beautiful too, But it needs our help; it needs me, it needs you.   This timely peek-through picture book explores humans' impact on our Earth and how we can all make a difference.   Celebrate the international youth ... more

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  • Cover image of book Children Who Changed the World: Incredible True Stories About Children
    Children Who Changed the World: Incredible True Stories About Children's Rights! - by Marcia Williams

    £8.99   paperback   (2020) - ISBN 13: 9781406390292 | ISBN 10: 1406390291

    Celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Rights of the Child and the amazing children who have stood up for them all over the world.   From the heroes familiar to everyone, such as Malala Yousafzai, to the amazing activists you might not have hea ... more

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  • Cover image of book No! My First Book of Protest (Board book) by Julie Merberg and Molly Egan
    No! My First Book of Protest (Board book) - by Julie Merberg and Molly Egan

    £9.99   hardback   (2020) - ISBN 13: 9781950587025 | ISBN 10: 1950587029

    What's YOUR child's favourite word?  Little ones will love to chime in with NO, NO! as they learn about speaking up for important issues like equality, education and the environment.   Fun, rhyming text introduces iconic activists from Martin ... more

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  • Cover image of book Go With the Flow by Karen Schneemann and Lily Williams
    Go With the Flow - by Karen Schneemann and Lily Williams

    £12.99   paperback   (2020) - ISBN 13: 9781250143174 | ISBN 10: 1250143179

    High school students embark on a crash course of friendship, female empowerment, and women's health issues in Lily Williams and Karen Schneemann's graphic novel Go With the Flow.  Good friends help you go with the flow. Best friends help you sta ... more

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  • Cover image of book Hands Up! by Breanna J McDaniel
    Hands Up! - by Breanna J McDaniel

    £12.99   hardback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9780525552314 | ISBN 10: 0525552316

    A young black girl lifts her baby hands up to greet the sun, reaches her hands up for a book on a high shelf, and raises her hands up in praise at a church service. She stretches her hands up high like a plane's wings and whizzes down a hill so fast ... more

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  • Cover image of book Greta and the Giants: Inspired by Greta Thunberg
    Greta and the Giants: Inspired by Greta Thunberg's stand to save the world - by Zoë Tucker, illustrated by Zoe Persico

    £6.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9780711253759 | ISBN 10: 0711253757

    This inspiring picture book retells the story of Nobel Peace Prize nominee Greta Thunberg – the Swedish teenager who has led a global movement to raise awareness about the world’s climate crisis – using allegory to make this important topic acc ... more

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  • Cover image of book We Are All Greta: Be Inspired to Change the World with Greta Thunberg by Valentina Giannella, illustrated by Manuela Marazzi
    We Are All Greta: Be Inspired to Change the World with Greta Thunberg - by Valentina Giannella, illustrated by Manuela Marazzi

    £9.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781786276131 | ISBN 10: 1786276135

    "Humans are very adaptable: We can still fix this. But the opportunity to do so will not last for long. We must start today. We have no more excuses"(Greta Thunberg) Follow in the footsteps of the Swedish teenage activist and Nobel Peace Prize c ... more

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  • Cover image of book Girl Activist by Louisa Kamps, Susanna Daniel, and Michelle Wildgen, illlustrated by Georgia Ruck
    Girl Activist - by Louisa Kamps, Susanna Daniel, and Michelle Wildgen, illlustrated by Georgia Ruck

    £10.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781941367643 | ISBN 10: 194136764x

    Mini-biographies of unstoppable women and non-binary activists — from Malala Yousafzai to Susan B. Anthony, Emma Gonzalez to Gloria Steinem, Wangari Maathai to Amythest Schaber — offer windows into what it takes to stand up for a cause, rally oth ... more

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  • Cover image of book Greta
    Greta's Story: The Schoolgirl Who Went On Strike To Save The Planet - by Valentina Camerini, illustrated by Veronica Carratello

    £6.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781471190650 | ISBN 10: 147119065x

    The story of Greta Thunberg, the schoolgirl who inspired a worldwide climate change movement.   It’s 20 August 2018, late summer in Stockholm, and it feels incredibly hot in the city. The TV news reports rising temperatures, and there have b ... more

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  • Cover image of book Dare by Lorna Gutierrez, illustrated by Polly Noakes
    Dare - by Lorna Gutierrez, illustrated by Polly Noakes

    £6.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781910328422 | ISBN 10: 1910328421

    This simple yet inspirational poem encourages children everywhere to dare to dream big, to help others and speak out for what is right, but also to take time for simple joys and to be comfortable in their own skin.  With charming rhymes and ener ... more

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  • Cover image of book Peaceful Fights for Equal Rights by Rob Sanders, illustrated by Jared Andrew Schorr
    Peaceful Fights for Equal Rights - by Rob Sanders, illustrated by Jared Andrew Schorr

    £12.99   hardback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781534429437 | ISBN 10: 1534429433

    A primer for peaceful protest, resistance, and activism from the author of Rodzilla and Pride: The Story of Harvey Milk and the Rainbow Flag.   Protesting. Standing up for what’s right. Uniting around the common good—kids have questions ab ... more

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  • Cover image of book Corpse Talk: Ground-Breaking Rebels by Adam and Lisa Murphy
    Corpse Talk: Ground-Breaking Rebels - by Adam and Lisa Murphy

    £9.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781788450928 | ISBN 10: 1788450922

    Adam himself interviews the dead famous who made names for themselves in history by fighting against injustice – including Gandhi, George Washington, Mary Wollstonecraft and William Wallace.   Discover the life stories of righteous rebels ... more

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  • Cover image of book Kind: A Book About Kindness by Various artists
    Kind: A Book About Kindness - by Various artists

    £12.99   hardback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781407194561 | ISBN 10: 1407194569

    Imagine a world where everyone is kind – how can we make that come true?   With gorgeous pictures by a host of top illustrators, Kind is a timely, inspiring picture book about the many ways children can be kind, from sharing their toys and g ... more

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  • Cover image of book Speak Up! by Laura Coryton
    Speak Up! - by Laura Coryton

    £8.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781405294690 | ISBN 10: 1405294698

    Use your voice to change the world! Don't just read about inspiring women: become one!Launching in time for International Women's Day 2019 - Speak Up! is the must-have empowering book to inspire a whole new generation of rebel girls.  Speaking u ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Extraordinary Life of Malala Yousafzai by Hiba Noor Khan, illustrated by Rita Petruccioli
    The Extraordinary Life of Malala Yousafzai - by Hiba Noor Khan, illustrated by Rita Petruccioli

    £6.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9780241372753 | ISBN 10: 0241372755

    Malala Yousafzai is: A student A campaigner An inspiration Malala is known across the world for her bravery, resilience and hope in the face of terrifying adversity. From playing in the Swat Valley in Pakistan to making speeches at the U ... more

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  • Cover image of book Little Book for Big Changes: Activities and Tips to Make the World a Better Place by Kirsten Liepmann and Karen Ng, illustrated by Mona Karaivanova
    Little Book for Big Changes: Activities and Tips to Make the World a Better Place - by Kirsten Liepmann and Karen Ng, illustrated by Mona Karaivanova

    £8.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781787414808 | ISBN 10: 1787414809

    Packed with over 100 puzzles, games, craft activities, experiments and tips for children aged 7+, Little Book for Big Changes offers fun, educational and creative ways to bring people together to help change the world. This innovative activity book e ... more

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  • Cover image of book Malala: My Story of Standing Up for Girls
    Malala: My Story of Standing Up for Girls' Rights - by Malala Yousafzai

    £6.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781526361592 | ISBN 10: 1526361590

    The extraordinary true story of a young girl's courage in the face of violence and extremism, and an incredible testament to what can be achieved when we stand up for what we believe in.   This illustrated adaptation of Nobel Peace Prize winner Ma ... more

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  • Cover image of book Peace and Me by Ali Winter, illustrated by Mickaël El Fathi
    Peace and Me - by Ali Winter, illustrated by Mickaël El Fathi

    £12.99   hardback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781911373650 | ISBN 10: 191137365x

    *Endorsed by Amnesty International* *A Junior Library Guild selection* *The Bookseller’s pick for Children’s Focus (March)*   What does peace mean to you? This illustrated collection of inspirational ideas about peace is based on the lives o ... more

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  • Cover image of book Stories for Kids Who Dare to be Different by Ben Brooks, illustrated by Quinton Winter
    Stories for Kids Who Dare to be Different - by Ben Brooks, illustrated by Quinton Winter

    £20.00   hardback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781787476523 | ISBN 10: 1787476529

    True, inspirational and amazing tales of boys and girls who stood up and stood out.   Björk, Dr Seuss, Whoopi Goldberg, Andy Warhol, Ellen MacArthur, Greta Gerwig, Andrea Bocelli, Hua Mulan... these are men and women who all dared to be diffe ... more

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  • Cover image of book Payback by M.A. Griffin
    Payback - by M.A. Griffin

    £7.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781911077817 | ISBN 10: 1911077813

    Payback, an enigmatic anticapitalist group staffed by teens, has one mission: to steal from the rich and give to the poor. Its dramatic heists create a sensation. But when excitable Payback fan Tom is recruited, he accidentally brings with him a shad ... more

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  • Cover image of book Girls Resist! A Guide to Activism, Leadership, and Starting a Revolution by KaeLyn Rich
    Girls Resist! A Guide to Activism, Leadership, and Starting a Revolution - by KaeLyn Rich

    £11.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781683690597 | ISBN 10: 1683690591

    An activism handbook for teen girls ready to fight for change, social justice, and equality.   Take on the world and make some serious change with this handbook to everything activism, social justice, and resistance. With in-depth guides to ev ... more

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  • Cover image of book A Good Day for Climbing Trees by Jaco Jacob, translated by Kobus Geldenhuys
    A Good Day for Climbing Trees - by Jaco Jacob, translated by Kobus Geldenhuys

    £6.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781786073174 | ISBN 10: 178607317x

    How two unlikely heroes inspire a whole town by fighting to save a tree.   Sometimes, in the blink of an eye, you do something that changes your life forever.  Like climbing a tree with a girl you don't know.   Marnus is tir ... more

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  • Cover image of book People of Peace: Meet 40 Amazing Activists by Sandrine Mirza, illustrated by Le Duo
    People of Peace: Meet 40 Amazing Activists - by Sandrine Mirza, illustrated by Le Duo

    £9.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781786031488 | ISBN 10: 1786031485

    Dreamers, leaders, fighters for our rights... meet 40 amazing activists for peace!   From Martin Luther King’s dream to Gandhi’s protest to Nelson Mandela’s struggle, discover how each of these people dedicated their lives to making the ... more

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  • Cover image of book Make More Noise! by Various authors
    Make More Noise! - by Various authors

    £7.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781788002394 | ISBN 10: 1788002393

    "You have to make more noise than anybody else"(Emmeline Pankhurst, leader of the British Suffragette movement) An incredible collection of brand new short stories, from ten of the UK’s very best storytellers, celebrating inspirational girls ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Revolution Handbook by Alice Skinner
    The Revolution Handbook - by Alice Skinner

    £8.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781526361226 | ISBN 10: 1526361221

    Get disruptive with this creative activism journal.   Seen the news? Hate it? Don't know what to do next? Start a revolution with artist and activist Alice Skinner's guided journal, in the vein of Wreck This Journal. Perfect for anyone who dreams ... more

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  • Cover image of book Be the Change: The future is in Your Hands: 16+ Creative Projects for Civic and Community Action by Eunice Moyle and Sabrina Moyle
    Be the Change: The future is in Your Hands: 16+ Creative Projects for Civic and Community Action - by Eunice Moyle and Sabrina Moyle

    £9.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781633225077 | ISBN 10: 1633225070

    Be the Change gives you the tools and encouragement needed to be the change you wish to see in the world. From the popular founders of Hello!Lucky stationery, this guidebook offers instruction and guidance to spark creativity and inspire action in yo ... more

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  • Cover image of book My Brigadista Year by Katherine Paterson
    My Brigadista Year - by Katherine Paterson

    £6.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781406380811 | ISBN 10: 1406380814

    In an engrossing historical novel, the Newbery Medal-winning author of Bridge to Terebithia follows a young Cuban teenager as she travels into the impoverished Cuban countryside to teach others how to read.   When thirteen-year-old Lora tells ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Story Of Civil Rights by Wil Mara
    The Story Of Civil Rights - by Wil Mara

    £4.99   hardback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9780241315903 | ISBN 10: 0241315905

    Read the stories of the amazing men and women who fought for equality during the US Civil Rights Movement, including Martin Luther King Jr. and the March on Washington, and Rosa Parks and the famous Montgomery Bus Boycott.   Learn all about ci ... more

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  • Cover image of book Fantastically Great Women Who Made History by Kate Pankhurst
    Fantastically Great Women Who Made History - by Kate Pankhurst

    £6.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781408878903 | ISBN 10: 1408878909

    Fantastically Great Women Who Made History is the eagerly anticipated follow up to Kate Pankhurst's hugely successful, Fantastically Great Women Who Changed the World, number one best-selling children's non-fiction title in the UK market in 2017. Thi ... more

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  • Cover image of book Little People, Big Dreams: Rosa Parks by Lisbeth Kaiser, illustrated by Marta Antelo
    Little People, Big Dreams: Rosa Parks - by Lisbeth Kaiser, illustrated by Marta Antelo

    £9.99   hardback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9781786030177 | ISBN 10: 1786030179

    New in the Little People, Big Dreams series, discover the incredible life of Rosa Parks, 'The Mother of the Freedom Movement', in this inspiring story.   In this true story of an inspiring civil rights activist, Rosa Parks grew up during segrega ... more

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  • Cover image of book This Book Will (Help You) Change the World by Sue Turton, illustrated by Alice Skinner
    This Book Will (Help You) Change the World - by Sue Turton, illustrated by Alice Skinner

    £9.99   paperback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9781526360908 | ISBN 10: 152636090x

    Protest injustice. Campaign for change. Vote for your future.   Featuring contributions from C4 anchor Jon Snow, Avaaz.com founder Jeremy Heimans, leader of Hong Kong's Umbrella Revolution Joshua Wong and more, this is a powerhouse guide to po ... more

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  • Cover image of book A Change Is Gonna Come: Brand New Stories and Poetry About Change by Various authors
    A Change Is Gonna Come: Brand New Stories and Poetry About Change - by Various authors

    £7.99   paperback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9781847158390 | ISBN 10: 1847158390

    An anthology of stories and poetry on the theme of change featuring Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic writers for Young Adults.  Featuring top Young Adult authors and introducing a host of exciting new voices, this anthology of stories and poe ... more

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  • Cover image of book Girls Who Code: Learn to Code and Change the World by Reshma Saujani
    Girls Who Code: Learn to Code and Change the World - by Reshma Saujani

    £12.99   paperback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9780753557600 | ISBN 10: 0753557606

    Crack the code to your future dreams...  Since 2012, the organization Girls Who Code (https://girlswhocode.com/) has been leading the charge to get girls interested in technology and coding. Now its founder, Reshma Saujani, wants to inspire y ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Lines We Cross by Randa Abdel-Fattah
    The Lines We Cross - by Randa Abdel-Fattah

    £7.99   paperback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9781407173474 | ISBN 10: 1407173472

    Love across the battle lines?   Michael’s family hate immigrants. Mina is an Afghan refugee. Awkward....  Michael’s into graphic design and hanging out with his friends. He’s not too sure where he stands on immigration, the issue that’ ... more

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  • Cover image of book For the Right to Learn: Malala Yousafzai
    For the Right to Learn: Malala Yousafzai's Story - by Rebecca Langston-George, illustrated by Janna Bock

    £7.99   paperback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9781491465561 | ISBN 10: 1491465565

    She grew up in a world where women were supposed to be quiet. But Malala Yousafzai refused to be silent. Discover Malala's story through this powerful narrative telling, and come to see how one brave girl named Malala changed the world. ... more

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  • Cover image of book Be The Change Make it Happen: Big and small ways kids can make a difference by Bernadette Russell
    Be The Change Make it Happen: Big and small ways kids can make a difference - by Bernadette Russell

    £9.99   paperback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9781782403289 | ISBN 10: 1782403280

    You can be a hero. Yes, YOU. You might not know it, but you have the power. Little actions that you make can have big consequences.   From helping the planet through recycling and saving water, to promoting important causes with awesome art ex ... more

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  • Cover image of book Little People, Big Dreams: Maya Angelou by Lisbeth Kaiser, illustrated by Leire Salaberria
    Little People, Big Dreams: Maya Angelou - by Lisbeth Kaiser, illustrated by Leire Salaberria

    £9.99   hardback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9781847808905 | ISBN 10: 1847808905

    In the Little People, Big Dreams series, discover the lives of outstanding people from designers and artists to scientists. All of them went on to achieve incredible things, yet all of them began life as a little child with a dream.  The book fo ... more

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  • Cover image of book Wangari Maathai: The Woman Who Planted a Million Trees by Franck Prévot, illustrated by Aurélia Fronty
    Wangari Maathai: The Woman Who Planted a Million Trees - by Franck Prévot, illustrated by Aurélia Fronty

    £13.99   hardback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9781580896269 | ISBN 10: 158089626x

    A tree is worth more than its wood.   Wangari Maathai said, “Trees are living symbols of peace and hope.” The trees that she and her Green Belt Movement planted are more than symbols, they are the result of the hard work of the women she e ... more

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  • Cover image of book Gandhi for Kids: His Life and Ideas, with 21 Activities by Ellen Mahoney
    Gandhi for Kids: His Life and Ideas, with 21 Activities - by Ellen Mahoney

    £15.50   paperback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9781613731222 | ISBN 10: 1613731221

    With his wire-rimmed glasses, homespun cloths, and walking stick, Mohandas Gandhi is an international symbol of nonviolence, freedom, simplicity, and peace. Tracing Gandhi's evolution from a shy boy in India to a courageous, world-traveling spiritual ... more

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  • Cover image of book Fantastically Great Women Who Changed the World by Kate Pankhurst
    Fantastically Great Women Who Changed the World - by Kate Pankhurst

    £6.99   paperback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9781408876985 | ISBN 10: 1408876981

    Kate Pankhurst, descendent of Emmeline Pankhurst, has created this wildly wonderful and accessible book about women who really changed the world.   Discover fascinating facts about some of the most amazing women who changed the world we live i ... more

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  • Cover image of book Every Day is Malala Day by Rosemary McCarney with Plan International
    Every Day is Malala Day - by Rosemary McCarney with Plan International

    £9.99   hardback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9781780263267 | ISBN 10: 1780263260

    Dear Malala, we have never met before, but I feel like I know you.   Malala Yousafzai is an inspiration. A young girl living in Pakistan, she was shot by the Taliban simply because she wanted to go to school. Since that moment, she has captu ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Little Bookshop and the Origami Army by Michael Foreman
    The Little Bookshop and the Origami Army - by Michael Foreman

    £11.99   hardback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9781783441204 | ISBN 10: 1783441208

    When the Mayor decides to close down Joey's favourite bookshop in order to build a big superstore, Joey calls upon his friend, Origami Girl, to help. Origami Girl creates an army out of characters from famous children's books to put a stop to the ma ... more

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  • Cover image of book History Makers: Gay People Who Changed History by Adam Sutherland
    History Makers: Gay People Who Changed History - by Adam Sutherland

    £8.99   paperback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9780750283892 | ISBN 10: 0750283890

    Learn all about the actions of gay history-makers, from Henry Gerber and Larry Kramer to the Stonewall community and Oscar Wilde, Ellen DeGeneres and Sir Elton John.  Learn about the actions of gay history makers in this book, ranging from the ... more

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  • Cover image of book History Makers: Asian People Who Changed History by Adam Sutherland
    History Makers: Asian People Who Changed History - by Adam Sutherland

    £8.99   paperback   (2014) - ISBN 13: 9780750283755 | ISBN 10: 0750283750

    Learn all about the lives of Asian history-makers, from Genghis Khan and Mao Tse-Tung to Gandhi, Sarojini Naidu and the Dalai Lama, Confucius and Buddha.  Find out about the actions of Asian history makers in this book, ranging from the extreme ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Promise by Nicola Davies, illustrated by Laura Carlin
    The Promise - by Nicola Davies, illustrated by Laura Carlin

    £6.99   paperback   (2014) - ISBN 13: 9781406355598 | ISBN 10: 1406355593

    A picture book of great beauty and hope about the power we have to transform our world. On a mean street in a mean city, a thief tries to snatch an old womans bag. But she finds she cant have it without promising something in return to plant ... more

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  • Cover image of book Malala: a Brave Girl from Pakistan / Iqbal: a Brave Boy from Pakistan: Two Stories of Bravery by Jeanette Winter
    Malala: a Brave Girl from Pakistan / Iqbal: a Brave Boy from Pakistan: Two Stories of Bravery - by Jeanette Winter

    £10.99   hardback   (2014) - ISBN 13: 9781481422949 | ISBN 10: 1481422944

    Meet two brave young heroes of Pakistan who stood up for the right to freedom and education in this inspirational nonfiction picture book from acclaimed author-illustrator Jeanette Winter.   One country: Pakistan. Two children: Iqbal Masih and ... more

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  • Cover image of book Let It Shine: Stories of Black Women Freedom Fighters by Andrea Davis Pinkney, illustrated by Stephen Alcorn
    Let It Shine: Stories of Black Women Freedom Fighters - by Andrea Davis Pinkney, illustrated by Stephen Alcorn

    £7.99   paperback   (2013) - ISBN 13: 9780547906041 | ISBN 10: 0547906048

    Rosa Parks refused to give up her seat on a bus and sparked a boycott that changed America. Harriet Tubman helped more than three hundred slaves escape the South on the Underground Railroad. Shirley Chisholm became the first black woman elected to th ... more

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  • Cover image of book Angus Rides the Goods Train by Alan Durant and Chris Riddell
    Angus Rides the Goods Train - by Alan Durant and Chris Riddell

    £6.99   paperback   (2013) - ISBN 13: 9780552569194 | ISBN 10: 0552569194

    When Angus boards the goods train, laden with milk, honey, and rice, he's full of excitement as the driver speeds across land and sea. But why won't the train stop for those who are hungry and thirsty? What can Angus do?  This moral classic is b ... more

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  • Cover image of book Nelson Mandela by Kadir Nelson
    Nelson Mandela - by Kadir Nelson

    £6.99   paperback   (2013) - ISBN 13: 9780062246363 | ISBN 10: 0062246364

    One day when Nelson Mandela was nine years old, his father died and he was sent from his village to a school far away from home, to another part of South Africa. In Johannesburg, the country's capital, Mandela saw fellow Africans who were poor and po ... more

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  • Cover image of book Our Children Can Soar: A Celebration of Rosa, Barack, and the Pioneers of Change by Michelle Cook
    Our Children Can Soar: A Celebration of Rosa, Barack, and the Pioneers of Change - by Michelle Cook

    £6.99   paperback   (2012) - ISBN 13: 9781599907833 | ISBN 10: 1599907836

    This unique picture book is part history, part poetry, and entirely inspirational.   It takes the reader step by simple step through the cumulative story of the US Civil Rights Movement, showing how select pioneers' achievements led up to the ... more

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  • Cover image of book A Rule is to Break: a Child
    A Rule is to Break: a Child's Guide to Anarchy - by John & Jana

    £13.99   hardback   (2012) - ISBN 13: 9781933149257 | ISBN 10: 1933149256

    Simply celebrating childhood: the joy, the wonder of discovery, the spontaneity, and strong emotions. . . . Wild Child is free to do as she pleases. A Rule Is To Break: A Child's Guide to Anarchy follows Wild Child as she learns about just being hers ... more

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  • Cover image of book Akira to Zoltn: Twenty-Six Men Who Changed the World by Cynthia Chin-Lee, illustrated by Megan Halsey and Sean Addy
    Akira to Zoltn: Twenty-Six Men Who Changed the World - by Cynthia Chin-Lee, illustrated by Megan Halsey and Sean Addy

    £6.99   paperback   (2008) - ISBN 13: 9781570915802 | ISBN 10: 1570915806

    A companion to Amelia to Zora, Akira to Zoltn features 26 contemporary men. Diverse in occupation as well as ethnic, religious, and national backgrounds, the book showcases positive role models for kids.  Each biography offers a childhood anecd ... more

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  • Cover image of book Forever Young by Bob Dylan, illustrated by Paul Rogers
    Forever Young - by Bob Dylan, illustrated by Paul Rogers

    £12.99   hardback   (2008) - ISBN 13: 9781847384294 | ISBN 10: 1847384293

    May you build a ladder to the stars And climb on every rung May you stay forever young...   Since he first released his self-titled debut in 1962, Bob Dylan has been one of the most celebrated artists of our time. And perhaps nowhere is ... more

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  • Cover image of book George Saves the World by Lunchtime by Jo Readman and Ley Honor Roberts
    George Saves the World by Lunchtime - by Jo Readman and Ley Honor Roberts

    £7.99   paperback   (2006) - ISBN 13: 9781903919507 | ISBN 10: 1903919509

    "Today I'm going to save the world by lunchtime!" George tells Grandpa one morning. And with a little help from Grandpa, he does.Join him as he saves electricity, recycles rubbish, repairs his toys and visits the farmers market. Children everywhere ... more

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