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Boys who made a difference / Michelle Roehm McCann.

By: McCann, Michelle Roehm, 1968-.
Contributor(s): McCann, Michelle Roehm, 1968-. Boys who rocked the world.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: London : Simon & Schuster, 2018Copyright date: ©2012Description: 250 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm.Content type: text | still image Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781471178979 (paperback).Subject(s): Boys -- Biography -- Juvenile literature | Men -- Biography -- Juvenile literature | Heroes -- Biography -- Juvenile literatureGenre/Form: Biographies.DDC classification: 305.230811 Summary: When it comes to making a difference, there's no such thing as too young! Get ready to meet some incredible young men who followed their dreams and changed the world for the better, often by taking the path less travelled and staying true to themselves. From Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart to Nelson Mandela, Vidal Sassoon to Bob Dylan, Tony Hawk to Matt Groening this collection, from the author of Girls Who Rocked the World, features young men from across history and around the globe who have all achieved remarkable things. Also included are profiles of teenagers who are changing the world right now - boys like John Collinson, the youngest person to climb the Seven Summits, and Alec Loorz, who founded the non-profit organisation Kids vs. Global Warming. Whatever your passion in life, you'll be inspired and motivated by these amazing real-life stories to believe in yourself and start making a difference right now!
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When it comes to making a difference, there's no such thing as too young! Get ready to meet some incredible young men who followed their dreams and changed the world for the better, often by taking the path less travelled and staying true to themselves.

From Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart to Nelson Mandela , Vidal Sassoon to Bob Dylan , Tony Hawk to Matt Groening this collection , from the author of Girls Who Rocked the World , features young men from across history and around the globe who have all achieved remarkable things.

Also included are profiles of teenagers who are changing the world right now - boys like John Collinson , the youngest person to climb the Seven Summits, and Alec Loorz , who founded the non-profit organisation Kids vs. Global Warming.

Whatever your passion in life, you'll be inspired and motivated by these amazing real-life stories to believe in yourself and start making a difference right now!

"Amazing stories of young men who followed their dreams and changed the world by staying true to themselves"--Cover.

First published in the USA as 'Boys who rocked the world' in 2012 by Aladdin/Beyond Words imprints of Simon & Schuster Inc.

Includes bibliographical references.

When it comes to making a difference, there's no such thing as too young! Get ready to meet some incredible young men who followed their dreams and changed the world for the better, often by taking the path less travelled and staying true to themselves. From Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart to Nelson Mandela, Vidal Sassoon to Bob Dylan, Tony Hawk to Matt Groening this collection, from the author of Girls Who Rocked the World, features young men from across history and around the globe who have all achieved remarkable things. Also included are profiles of teenagers who are changing the world right now - boys like John Collinson, the youngest person to climb the Seven Summits, and Alec Loorz, who founded the non-profit organisation Kids vs. Global Warming. Whatever your passion in life, you'll be inspired and motivated by these amazing real-life stories to believe in yourself and start making a difference right now!

8+ years.