Biographies

The diary of a young girl / by Anne Frank

This is one of the most moving and eloquent accounts of the Holocaust, read by tens of millions of people around the world since its publication in 1947.  The Diary of a Young Girlis the record of two years in the life of a remarkable Jewish girl whose triumphant humanity in the face of unfathomable deprivation and fear has made the book one of the most enduring documents of our time.

Temple Grandin : how the girl who loved cows embraced autism and changed the world / by Sy Montgomery.

When Temple Grandin was born, her parents knew that she was different. Years later she was diagnosed with autism.
While Temple’s doctor recommended a hospital, her mother believed in her. Temple went to school instead.
Today, Dr. Temple Grandin is a scientist and professor of animal science at Colorado State University, and her world-changing career has revolutionized the livestock industry.

Steve Jobs : the man who thought different / a biography by Karen Blumenthal

"Your time is limited. . . . have the courage to follow your heart and intuition."--Steve Jobs

Learn about the man who revolutionized the computer industy, oh, and invented a little thing called an ipod.