Biography

Explore the lives of famous men and women in Albert Whitman’s robust collection of biographies. Our latest titles include The William Hoy Story, about a deaf baseball player who changed the game, and How Kate Warne Saved President Lincoln, about the nation’s first female detective. Our titles have won awards such as the NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Children’s Literature and have been included on lists such as ALA Notables, Top 10 Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Readers, Bank Street College Best Children’s Books of the Year, Amelia Bloomer, and many more. Check out the full collection below!