Top 10 Historical Figures Books

    Abe's Honest Words
    7.0
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    Abe's Honest Words
    Written by Doreen Rappaport & illustrated by Kadir Nelson
    Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls
    7.0
    02
    Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls
    Written by Elena Favilli & illustrated by Francesca Cavallo
    I Have a Dream
    6.1
    03
    I Have a Dream
    Illustrated by Kadir Nelson
    Abe Lincoln: The Boy Who Loved Books
    6.1
    04
    Abe Lincoln: The Boy Who Loved Books
    Pies from Nowhere: How Georgia Gilmore Sustained the Montgomery Bus Boycott
    6.0
    05
    Pies from Nowhere: How Georgia Gilmore Sustained the Montgomery Bus Boycott
    Written by Dee Romito & illustrated by Laura Freeman
    She Persisted
    5.8
    06
    She Persisted
    Written by Chelsea Clinton & illustrated by Alexandra Boiger
    The Story of Ruby Bridges
    5.8
    07
    The Story of Ruby Bridges
    Written by Robert Coles & illustrated by George Ford
    Malala's Magic Pencil
    5.8
    08
    Malala's Magic Pencil
    Written by Malala Yousafzai & illustrated by Kerascoet
    I Am Helen Keller
    5.8
    09
    I Am Helen Keller
    Illustrated by Christopher Eliopoulos
    Let the Children March
    5.8
    10
    Let the Children March
    Written by Monica Clark-Robinson & illustrated by Frank Morrison

David McCullough, a renowned author and historian, has said, "History is who we are and why we are the way we are." There are so many people and events in history that have shaped the world and who we are today. Many of these people are inspiring and admirable examples, and we've gathered up our favorite children's books about these historical figures to inspire your little ones. After all, they are the future and will help build upon the history for those who come later.

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Josephine
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Dream Big, Little One
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A Sweet Smell of Roses
5.0
Abe Lincoln Crosses a Creek
5.0
I Am Amelia Earhart
4.8
Love Will See You Through
4.5
This Is the Rope
4.4
I Am Albert Einstein
4.3
The Cart That Carried Martin
3.8
Who Was Martin Luther King, Jr.?
Little Leaders: Bold Women in Black History
Courageous People Who Changed the World
The Story of Martin Luther King, Jr.
Abraham Lincoln: Great Emancipator
Voice of Freedom: Fannie Lou Hamer, The Spirit of the Civil Rights Movement
Martin Rising
Who Was Abraham Lincoln?
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Twenty-one Elephants and Still Standing
5.8
This Little Scientist: A Discovery Primer
5.5
The Youngest Marcher
5.3
Hidden Figures: The True Story of Four Black Women and the Space Race
5.0
A Picture Book of Martin Luther King, Jr
5.0
Mr. Ferris and His Wheel
5.0
Abraham Lincoln
4.8
Ada Byron Lovelace and the Thinking Machine
4.5
Mr. Lincoln's Whiskers
4.5
Looking at Lincoln
4.3
Lillian's Right to Vote
4.0
Young, Gifted and Black
As Good As Anybody
Abe Lincoln's Hat
Malala: Activist for Girls’ Education
Meet Abraham Lincoln
Be a King
Herstory
Electric Ben: The Amazing Life and Times of Benjamin Franklin
I Am Martin Luther King, Jr