Lively, frank portrait of Jefferson, flaws and all.
By Maira Kalman
Malcolm X's daughter portrays his childhood in earnest bio.
By Ilyasah Shabazz
Complex, suspenseful story of developing The Bomb.
By Steve Sheinkin
Provocative memoir blends history with legend.
By Maxine Hong Kingston
Hip, fun, and balanced look at the famous female pharaoh.
By Vicky Alvear Shecter
Frank picture book account of 9/11 best for older readers.
By Don Brown