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Pocket Bios

Al Berenger’s colorfully illustrated series of pocket-size picture book biographies, Pocket Bios are full of personality, introducing readers to fascinating figures from history with simple storytelling and cheerful illustrations. Titles include men and women from history, exploration, the sciences, the arts, the ancient world, and more—including Marie Curie, Coco Chanel, Muhammed Ali, Charlie Chaplin, Martin Luther King, Jr., and Gandhi.

  • Pocket Bios: Pablo Picasso
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    • Pocket Bios: Pablo Picasso

    • Pocket Bios
      Al Berenger
      Roaring Brook Press

    • A colorfully illustrated, pocket-size picture book biography of famed artist Pablo Picasso.

      Pablo Picasso was co-founder of the Cubist movement, and an inventor of art forms...

      • Available in:

      • eBook
  • Pocket Bios: John F. Kennedy
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    • Pocket Bios: John F. Kennedy

    • Pocket Bios
      Al Berenger
      Roaring Brook Press

    • A colorfully illustrated, pocket-size picture book biography about John F. Kennedy,
      35th President of the United States.

      John...

      • Available in:

      • eBook
  • Pocket Bios: Princess Diana
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    • Pocket Bios: Princess Diana

    • Pocket Bios
      Al Berenger
      Roaring Brook Press

    • A colorfully illustrated, pocket-size picture book biography of famous British royal, Princess Diana.

      Princess Diana was the wildly popular first wife...

      • Available in:

      • eBook
  • Pocket Bios: Joan of Arc
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    • Pocket Bios: Joan of Arc

    • Pocket Bios
      Al Berenger
      Roaring Brook Press

    • A colorfully illustrated, pocket-size picture book biography of martyr and Roman Catholic saint, Joan of Arc.

      Joan of Arc was a teenager known for her...

      • Available in:

      • eBook
  • Pocket Bios: Marie Antoinette
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    • Pocket Bios: Marie Antoinette

    • Pocket Bios
      Al Berenger
      Roaring Brook Press

    • A colorfully illustrated, pocket-size picture book biography of the last queen of France, Marie Antoinette.

      • Available in:

      • eBook
  • Pocket Bios: Buddha
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    • Pocket Bios: Buddha

    • Pocket Bios
      Al Berenger
      Roaring Brook Press

    • A colorfully illustrated, pocket-size picture book biography of the Buddha, founder of the fourth-largest religion in the world.

      • Available in:

      • eBook
  • Pocket Bios: Vincent van Gogh
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    • Pocket Bios: Vincent van Gogh

    • Pocket Bios
      Al Berenger
      Roaring Brook Press

    • A colorfully illustrated, pocket-size picture book biography of famed artist Vincent van Gogh.

      • Available in:

      • eBook
  • Pocket Bios: Pocahontas
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    • Pocket Bios: Pocahontas

    • Pocket Bios
      Al Berenger
      Roaring Brook Press

    • A colorfully illustrated, pocket-size picture book biography of Native American teenager Pocahontas.

      • Available in:

      • eBook
  • Pocket Bios: Martin Luther King, Jr.
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    • Pocket Bios: Martin Luther King, Jr.

    • Pocket Bios
      Al Berenger
      Roaring Brook Press

    • A colorfully illustrated, pocket-size picture book biography of minister and civil rights activist Martin Luther King, Jr.

      • Available in:

      • eBook
  • Pocket Bios: Gandhi
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    • Pocket Bios: Gandhi

    • Pocket Bios
      Al Berenger
      Roaring Brook Press

    • A colorfully illustrated, pocket-size picture book biography of the leader of the Indian independence movement, Mahatma Gandhi.

      • Available in:

      • eBook
  • Pocket Bios: Anne Frank
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    • Pocket Bios: Anne Frank

    • Pocket Bios
      Al Berenger
      Roaring Brook Press

    • A colorfully illustrated, pocket-size picture book biography of Anne Frank and how her remarkable diay went on to become one of the most infleuntial books about the Holocaust.

      • Available in:

      • Physical Book
      • eBook
  • Pocket Bios: Frida Kahlo
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    • Pocket Bios: Frida Kahlo

    • Pocket Bios
      Al Berenger
      Roaring Brook Press

    • A colorfully illustrated, pocket-size picture book biography of the famous Mexican painter Frida Kahlo.

      • Available in:

      • Physical Book
      • eBook
  • Pocket Bios: Albert Einstein
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    • Pocket Bios: Albert Einstein

    • Pocket Bios
      Al Berenger
      Roaring Brook Press

    • A colorfully illustrated, pocket-size picture book biography of famed physicist Albert Einstein.

      • Available in:

      • Physical Book
      • eBook
  • Pocket Bios: Nelson Mandela
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    • Pocket Bios: Nelson Mandela

    • Pocket Bios
      Al Berenger
      Roaring Brook Press

    • A colorfully illustrated, pocket-size picture book biography of activist, philanthropist, and South African President Nelson Mandela.

      • Available in:

      • Physical Book
      • eBook
  • Pocket Bios: Muhammad Ali
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    • Pocket Bios: Muhammad Ali

    • Pocket Bios
      Al Berenger
      Roaring Brook Press

    • A colorfully illustrated, pocket-size picture book biography of the famous professional boxer and activist Muhammad Ali.

      • Available in:

      • Physical Book
      • eBook
  • Pocket Bios: Blackbeard
    • Pocket Bios: Blackbeard

    • Pocket Bios
      Al Berenger
      Roaring Brook Press

    • A colorfully illustrated, pocket-size picture book biography of the notorious English pirate Blackbeard.

      • Available in:

      • Physical Book
      • eBook
  • Pocket Bios: Neil Armstrong
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    • Pocket Bios: Neil Armstrong

    • Pocket Bios
      Al Berenger
      Roaring Brook Press

    • A colorfully illustrated, pocket-size picture book biography of the first man to walk on the Moon, astronaut Neil Armstrong.

      • Available in:

      • Physical Book
      • eBook
  • Pocket Bios: Charlie Chaplin
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    • Pocket Bios: Charlie Chaplin

    • Pocket Bios
      Al Berenger
      Roaring Brook Press

    • A colorfully illustrated, pocket-size picture book biography of actor and silent film legend Charlie Chaplin.

      • Available in:

      • Physical Book
      • eBook
  • Pocket Bios: Isaac Newton
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    • Pocket Bios: Isaac Newton

    • Pocket Bios
      Al Berenger
      Roaring Brook Press

    • A colorfully illustrated, pocket-size picture book biography of mathematician and physicist Isaac Newton.

      • Available in:

      • Physical Book
      • eBook
  • Pocket Bios: Marie Curie
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    • Pocket Bios: Marie Curie

    • Pocket Bios
      Al Berenger
      Roaring Brook Press

    • A colorfully illustrated, pocket-size picture book biography of influential physicist and chemist Marie Curie.

      • Available in:

      • Physical Book
      • eBook
  • Pocket Bios: Coco Chanel
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    • Pocket Bios: Coco Chanel

    • Pocket Bios
      Al Berenger
      Roaring Brook Press

    • A colorfully illustrated, pocket-size picture book biography of renowned fashion designer Coco Chanel.

      • Available in:

      • Physical Book
      • eBook
  • Pocket Bios: Rosa Parks
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    • Pocket Bios: Rosa Parks

    • Pocket Bios
      Al Berenger
      Roaring Brook Press

    • A colorfully illustrated, pocket-size picture book biography of civil rights activist Rosa Parks.

      • Available in:

      • Physical Book
      • eBook
  • Pocket Bios: Abraham Lincoln
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    • Pocket Bios: Abraham Lincoln

    • Pocket Bios
      Al Berenger
      Roaring Brook Press

    • A colorfully illustrated, pocket-size picture book biography of the 16th president of the United States, Abraham Lincoln.

      • Available in:

      • Physical Book
      • eBook
  • Pocket Bios: Cleopatra
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    • Pocket Bios: Cleopatra

    • Pocket Bios
      Al Berenger
      Roaring Brook Press

    • A colorfully illustrated, pocket-size picture book biography of legendary Egyptian queen Cleopatra.

      • Available in:

      • Physical Book
      • eBook

Al Berenger

Al Berenger is the author of the colorfully illustrated Pocket Bios series--pocket-size picture book biographies of such historical figures as Albert Einstein, Coco Chanel, Rosa Parks, and Muhammed Ali among many others.

Al Berenger