Yona Zeldis McDonough

Yona Zeldis McDonough

  • 5 stars across 10 books

Yona Zeldis McDonough is the author of many books for children, including Sisters in Strength , Anne Frank , and Louisa: The Life of Louisa May Alcott . Ms. McDonough lives in Brooklyn, New York.
Jennifer Thermes is the author and illustrator of When I Was Built and Sam Bennett's New Shoes , which was a Bank Street College Best Children's Book. Her books as illustrator include the middle-grade novel Maggie & Oliver and The Iciest, Diciest, Scariest Sled Ride Ever! Jennifer also creates illustrated maps for magazine and book publishing clients.

23rd December 2010

Who Was Rosa Parks?

In 1955, Rosa Parks refused to give her bus seat to a white passenger in Montgomery, Alabama. This seemingly small act t... MoreWho Was Rosa Parks?

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30th December 2002

Who Was: Harriet Tubman?

Born a slave in Maryland, Harriet Tubman knew first-hand what it meant to be someone's property; she was whipped by owne... MoreWho Was: Harriet Tubman?

(1 review) Review
29th December 2015

Who Was Sojourner Truth?

Almost 100 years before Rosa Parks refused to give up her bus seat, Sojourner Truth was mistreated by a streetcar conduc... MoreWho Was Sojourner Truth?

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26th January 2016

Little Author in the Big Woods

Many girls in elementary and middle school fall in love with the Little House books by Laura Ingalls Wilder. What they d... MoreLittle Author in the Big Woods

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12th September 2023

What was the Underground Railroad?

The Underground Railroad was a secret system through which runaway slaves could escape to freedom. Abolitionists hid fug... MoreWhat was the Underground Railroad?

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10th October 2017

What Are the Ten Commandments?

Not just about Moses, whose origin story leaves open questions, this book looks back at the time when the commandments w... MoreWhat Are the Ten Commandments?

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