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Courageous People from Texas Who Changed the World

Written by Heidi Poelman & illustrated by Kyle Kershner
Published by Familius
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From the fearless leadership of Sam Houston to the determination of Selena Quintanilla-Pérez, Courageous People from Texas Who Changed the World is a young child’s first introduction to the brave people from their home state who made a difference.

Simple text and adorable illustrations tell the contributions of more than a dozen courageous Texans: Stephen Austin, Sam Houston, Lyndon and Lady Bird Johnson, the Bush Family, Sandra Day O’Connor, Ann Richards, Buddy Holly, Barbara Jordan, Selena Quintanilla-Perez, Vickie Gutierrez, and J. J. Watt. A quote from each hero is included on each spread along with colorful, delightful artwork.

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Who Wrote Courageous People from Texas Who Changed the World

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Heidi Poelman

Heidi Poelman graduated from Wake Forest University with a master’s degree in communication. She is the author of The Two-Minute Secret to Staying in Love, in which she explores the significance of seemingly simple thoughts, words, and deeds. Heidi lives in Utah with her husband, with whom she has three children.

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Who Illustrated Courageous People from Texas Who Changed the World

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Kyle Kershner

Kyle Kershner has loved drawing since he was a tot. He graduated from the Savannah College of Art and Design with a BFA in sequential art. He spends his days doing what he loves most, illustrating children’s books and making kid-friendly art. Kyle resides in Northeast Ohio with his wife and son.

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Book Details

ISBN:
9781641701501
Publication Date:
June 1, 2019
Library of Congress Number (LCCN):
2019932217
ASIN/ISBN 10:
1641701501

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