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Karen Blumenthal

Karen Blumenthal is an award-winning children's non-fiction writer and a long-time journalist. Her book Bootleg: Murder, Moonshine, and the Lawless Years of Prohibition received four starred reviews and was a finalist for the YALSA Excellence in Nonfiction for Young Adults Award. Later, Six Days in October: The Stock Market Crash of 1929, was named a Sibert Honor Book, and Let Me Play: The Story of Title IX, won a Jane Addams Children's Book Award. Karen's recent book, Tommy: The Gun That Changed America, explores the history and controversy of the famous and deadly Tommy gun. She lives in Dallas, Texas.

Jane Against the World

Karen Blumenthal
Roaring Brook Press
Roaring Brook Press

From award-winning author Karen Blumenthal, Jane Against the World is deep and passionate look at the riveting history of the fight for reproductive rights in the United States.

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Tommy

Karen Blumenthal
Square Fish
Square Fish

The fascinating and topical nonfiction story of how one gun changed American courtrooms, streets, and homes, told for a YA audience by award-winning author Karen Blumenthal

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Hillary Rodham Clinton

Karen Blumenthal
Square Fish
Square Fish

“For young people who are just beginning to be interested in politics, or any of us who want a better understanding of Hillary Clinton, this book is an excellent place to start.” —Bob...

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Bootleg

by Karen Blumenthal
Square Fish
Square Fish

Filled with period art and photographs, anecdotes, and portraits of unique characters from the era, this fascinating book by an award-winning author looks at the rise and fall of the disastrous...

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Steve Jobs: The Man Who Thought Different

Karen Blumenthal
Square Fish
Square Fish

Iconoclast. Inventor. Visionary. Genius.

Adopted. Dropout. Rejected.

Steve Jobs was the founder of Apple, and he was all these things.

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