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The Resource Stories for boys who dare to be different : true tales of amazing boys who changed the world without killing dragons, Ben Brooks ; illustrated by Quinton Winter

Stories for boys who dare to be different : true tales of amazing boys who changed the world without killing dragons, Ben Brooks ; illustrated by Quinton Winter

Label
Stories for boys who dare to be different : true tales of amazing boys who changed the world without killing dragons
Title
Stories for boys who dare to be different
Title remainder
true tales of amazing boys who changed the world without killing dragons
Statement of responsibility
Ben Brooks ; illustrated by Quinton Winter
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An inspiring collection of 100 stories of famous and not-so-famous men from the past to the present day, who went on to make the world a beter place through compassion, generosity and self-belief. -- Cover
Summary
Boys can be anything they want to be! This timely book joins and expands the gender-role conversation and gives middle-grade boys a welcome alternative message: that masculinity can mean many things
Storyline
Tone
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10666981
Cataloging source
QBOO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1992-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brooks, Ben
Dewey number
920
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Age 8+
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
930
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 4
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Winter, Quintin
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Men
  • Masculinity
  • Individuality
  • Heroes
  • Boys
  • Men
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
true tales of amazing boys who changed the world without killing dragons
Label
Stories for boys who dare to be different : true tales of amazing boys who changed the world without killing dragons, Ben Brooks ; illustrated by Quinton Winter
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
''True tales of amazing boys who changed the world without killing dragons''--Title page
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Machine generated contents note: Achmat Hassiem -- Ai Weiwei -- Alan L Hart -- Alan Turing -- Arthur Rimbaud -- Baldwin Iv -- Dalian Buschbaom -- Barack Obama -- Benjamin Zephaniah -- Bill Gates -- Bdyan Slat -- The Boys From The Isca Academy -- Caine Monroy -- Carl Linnaeus -- Charles Fourier -- Chesley Sullenberger -- Christian Mcphilamy -- Christopher Paolini -- Confucius -- Daniel Anthony -- Dan Kraus -- Daniel Radcliffe -- Daniel Tammet -- David Attenborough -- Derek Redmond -- Don Mcpherson -- Dynamo -- Eddie Aikau -- Eugene Cernan -- Favio Chavez -- The Four Chaplains -- Frank Ocean -- Frederick Douglass -- Oalileo Galilei -- King George Vi -- Ghyslain Raza -- Grayson Perry -- Hans Scholl -- Harvey Milk -- Iqbal Masih -- Ishiro Honda -- Jaime Escalante -- Jamie Oliver -- Jean-Dominique Dauby -- Jeffree Star -- Jesse Eisenberg -- Jim Henson -- John Carlos & Tommie Smith -- John Green -- John Lennon -- John Tyndall -- Gorge Munoz -- Jose Rizal -- Chief Joseph --
  • Contents note continued: Junot Diaz -- Ken Yeang -- Lionel Messi -- Louis Armstrong -- Louis Braille -- Ludwig Van Beethoven -- Luigi Ciotti -- Mahatma Gandhi -- Mohed Altrad -- Muhammad Ali -- Dr Naif Al-Mutawa -- Neil Degrasse Tyson -- Nelson Mandela -- Nicholas Winton -- Nick Vojicic -- Nikola Tesla -- Oscar Wilde -- Patch Adams -- Percy Shelley -- Philip Zimdardo -- Rain -- Ralph Lauren -- Ric O'Barry -- Rick Genest -- Rick Van Beek -- Roald Amundsen -- Roald Dahl -- Ryan Hreljac -- Salvador Dali -- Sergei Polonin -- Siddhartha Gautama -- Stephen Hawking -- Steve Irwin -- Steven Spielberg -- Stormzy -- Swampy -- Taika Waititi -- Tank Man -- Tenzing Norgay -- Thomas Edison -- Trevor Noah -- Uyaquo -- Vedran Smailovic -- Vincent Van Gogh -- William Kamkwamba
Control code
000061969169
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
207 pages
Isbn
9781787471986
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1028629982
Label
Stories for boys who dare to be different : true tales of amazing boys who changed the world without killing dragons, Ben Brooks ; illustrated by Quinton Winter
Publication
Copyright
Note
''True tales of amazing boys who changed the world without killing dragons''--Title page
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Machine generated contents note: Achmat Hassiem -- Ai Weiwei -- Alan L Hart -- Alan Turing -- Arthur Rimbaud -- Baldwin Iv -- Dalian Buschbaom -- Barack Obama -- Benjamin Zephaniah -- Bill Gates -- Bdyan Slat -- The Boys From The Isca Academy -- Caine Monroy -- Carl Linnaeus -- Charles Fourier -- Chesley Sullenberger -- Christian Mcphilamy -- Christopher Paolini -- Confucius -- Daniel Anthony -- Dan Kraus -- Daniel Radcliffe -- Daniel Tammet -- David Attenborough -- Derek Redmond -- Don Mcpherson -- Dynamo -- Eddie Aikau -- Eugene Cernan -- Favio Chavez -- The Four Chaplains -- Frank Ocean -- Frederick Douglass -- Oalileo Galilei -- King George Vi -- Ghyslain Raza -- Grayson Perry -- Hans Scholl -- Harvey Milk -- Iqbal Masih -- Ishiro Honda -- Jaime Escalante -- Jamie Oliver -- Jean-Dominique Dauby -- Jeffree Star -- Jesse Eisenberg -- Jim Henson -- John Carlos & Tommie Smith -- John Green -- John Lennon -- John Tyndall -- Gorge Munoz -- Jose Rizal -- Chief Joseph --
  • Contents note continued: Junot Diaz -- Ken Yeang -- Lionel Messi -- Louis Armstrong -- Louis Braille -- Ludwig Van Beethoven -- Luigi Ciotti -- Mahatma Gandhi -- Mohed Altrad -- Muhammad Ali -- Dr Naif Al-Mutawa -- Neil Degrasse Tyson -- Nelson Mandela -- Nicholas Winton -- Nick Vojicic -- Nikola Tesla -- Oscar Wilde -- Patch Adams -- Percy Shelley -- Philip Zimdardo -- Rain -- Ralph Lauren -- Ric O'Barry -- Rick Genest -- Rick Van Beek -- Roald Amundsen -- Roald Dahl -- Ryan Hreljac -- Salvador Dali -- Sergei Polonin -- Siddhartha Gautama -- Stephen Hawking -- Steve Irwin -- Steven Spielberg -- Stormzy -- Swampy -- Taika Waititi -- Tank Man -- Tenzing Norgay -- Thomas Edison -- Trevor Noah -- Uyaquo -- Vedran Smailovic -- Vincent Van Gogh -- William Kamkwamba
Control code
000061969169
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
207 pages
Isbn
9781787471986
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1028629982

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