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Making a Difference, Week 3

This month we’re celebrating people who have Made a Difference through their good work. Each day, we’ll highlight a book about someone who has effected positive change, with a roundup on Fridays. Follow the hashtag #HBMaDJan17 @HornBook and

This week’s picks:

martin's big words reef_florence nightingale
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sign spotted in the window of the Porter Square Emack & Bolio's

sign spotted in the window of the Porter Square Emack & Bolio’s

For more resources from The Horn Book on social justice and activism, visit our new Making a Difference landing page.


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