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    • Martin's Big Words

    • The Life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
    • By: Doreen Rappaport
    • Narrated by: Michael Clarke Duncan
    • Length: 9 mins
    • Unabridged
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    This biography of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. brings his life and the profound nature of his message to young children through his own words. Martin Luther King, Jr., was one of the most influential and gifted speakers of all time. Doreen Rappaport uses quotes from some of his most beloved speeches to tell the story of his life and his work in a simple, direct way.

    Regular price: $9.07

    • Beyond Courage

    • The Untold Story of Jewish Resistance During the Holocaust
    • By: Doreen Rappaport
    • Narrated by: Emily Beresford, Jeff Crawford
    • Length: 4 hrs and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 19
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    Through meticulously researched and stirring accounts — some well known and some chronicled here in book form for the first time — Doreen Rappaport brings to light the defiance of tens of thousands of Jews in Nazi-occupied Europe during World War II. These resisters answered the genocidal madness and unspeakable depravity that was Hitler’s Holocaust with the greatest weapons of all — courage, ingenuity, the will to survive, and the resolve to save others or to die trying.

    Regular price: $20.29

    • Abe's Honest Words

    • The Life of Abraham Lincoln
    • By: Doreen Rappaport
    • Narrated by: Nicol Zanzarella, Trevor Murphy
    • Length: 12 mins
    • Unabridged
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    From the time he was a young boy roaming the forests of the unsettled Midwest, Abraham Lincoln knew in his heart that slavery was deeply wrong. The passion for humanity that defined Lincoln's life shines through in this portrait of a truly great American president.

    Regular price: $1.99

    • 42 Is Not Just a Number

    • The Odyssey of Jackie Robinson, American Hero
    • By: Doreen Rappaport
    • Narrated by: JD Jackson, Doreen Rappaport
    • Length: 2 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 3
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    An eye-opening look at the life and legacy of Jackie Robinson, the man who broke the color barrier in Major League Baseball and became an American hero.

    Regular price: $17.49

    • Helen's Big World

    • The Life of Helen Keller
    • By: Doreen Rappaport
    • Narrated by: Eileen Stevens
    • Length: 15 mins
    • Unabridged
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      5 out of 5 stars 3
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    This biography is an excellent and accessible introduction for youngsters to learn about one of the world's most influential luminaries. Helen Keller's poignant narrative is beautifully captured in this unforgettable portrait of a woman whose vision for innovation and progress changed America and the world forever.

    Regular price: $0.99