• Hillary Rodham Clinton

    By Michelle Markel

    Ill. by LeUyen Pham

    Read by Lesa Lockford

    Some Girls Are Born to Lead

    The story of Hillary Clinton’s childhood, and how she paved the way for women everywhere.

    "Smart and snappy...as inspiring as it is delightful." - Booklist (starred review)

    Released Tue Jan 26 00:00:00 UTC 2016
    English

  • The Inventor's Secret

    By Suzanne Slade

    Ill. by Jennifer Black Reinhardt

    Read by Susie Berneis

    What Thomas Edison Told Henry Ford

    The story of Thomas Edison and Henry Ford, focusing on their friendship and inventions.

    "Reinhardt's mixed-media artwork includes several lighthearted moments. It's a rewarding look at the importance of persistence, as well as the friendship..." - Publishers Weekly

    Released Tue Dec 15 00:00:00 UTC 2015
    English

  • Brave Girl

    By Michelle Markel

    Ill. by Melissa Sweet

    Read by Lesa Lockford

    Clara and the Shirtwaist Makers' Strike of 1909

    A 2015 ALA-ALSC Notable Video!

    "...celebrates the courage and determination of Clara Lemlich, a young immigrant who toiled in a garment factory during the day and attended school at night." - Booklist (video review)

    Released Tue Aug 05 00:00:00 UTC 2014
    English

  • Separate is Never Equal

    By Duncan Tonatiuh

    Ill. by Duncan Tonatiuh

    Read by Adriana Sananes

    Sylvia Mendez and Her Family's Fight for Desegregation

    A touching account of one family’s quest for equality in America.

    3 stars. “…this inspirational program reminds viewers that “when you fight for justice, others will follow. Recommended.” - Video Librarian

    Released Tue May 27 00:00:00 UTC 2014
    English

  • Locomotive

    By Brian Floca

    Ill. by Brian Floca

    Read by Eric G. Dove

    All aboard! The 2014 Caldecott Medal winner is now on video!

    A Top 10 DVD of 2014. Starred review. “Dreamscape Media delivers a visual work worthy of its inspiration...Locomotive speeds ahead of the rest” - School Library Journal (video review)

    Released Tue May 20 00:00:00 UTC 2014
    English

  • The Fantastic Undersea Life of Jacques Cousteau

    By Dan Yaccarino

    Ill. by Dan Yaccarino

    Read by Qarie Marshall

    Discover the man behind the snorkel in Dan Yaccarino’s exciting biography!

    Starred review. "Viewers will get the sense they are underwater, exploring mysteries of the sea with (Cousteau)...young viewers will enjoy learning about this amazing life and will be excited to know more." - School Library Journal (video review)

    Released Tue Apr 29 00:00:00 UTC 2014
    English

  • Under the Freedom Tree

    By Susan VanHecke

    Ill. by London Ladd

    Read by J.D. Jackson

    Taut free verse tells the little-known story of the first contraband camp of the Civil War.

    Three stars. "...this engaging slice-of-history is recommended." - Video Librarian

    Released Tue Feb 25 00:00:00 UTC 2014
    English

  • The Cart That Carried Martin

    By Eve Bunting

    Ill. by Don Tate

    Read by Sean Crisden

    A touching tribute to Martin Luther King, Jr. and his lasting legacy.

    Three Stars. "The Cart That Carried Martin is full of realistic details...this is recommended.” - Video Librarian

    Released Tue Nov 05 00:00:00 UTC 2013
    English