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Abe Lincoln: The Boy Who Loved Books

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In a tiny log cabin a boy listened with delight to the storytelling of his ma and pa. He traced letters in sand, snow, and dust. He borrowed books and walked miles to bring them back. andlt;BRandgt; When he grew up, he became the sixteenth president of the United States. His name was Abraham Lincoln. andlt;BRandgt; andlt;Bandgt;He loved books.andlt;BRandgt; They changed his life.andlt;BRandgt; he changed the world.andlt;/Bandgt;

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"PW called this a 'fine introduction to a president over whom, from boyhood, 'letters cast a magic spell.' ' Ages 5-8." Publishers Weekly (Copyright Reed Business Information, Inc.)

About the Author

Nancy Carpenter is the prolific illustrator of andlt;i andgt;Apples to Oregonandlt;/iandgt;, andlt;i andgt;Abe Lincolnandlt;/iandgt;, and andlt;i andgt;Fannie in the Kitchenandlt;/iandgt;, as well as several other titles published by Simon andamp; Schuster. She also illustrated andlt;i andgt;Sittiand#8217;s Secretsandlt;/iandgt;, which won the Jane Addams Picture Book Award. She lives in Brooklyn, New York.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781416912682
Author:
Carpenter, Nancy
Publisher:
Aladdin Paperbacks
Illustrator:
Carpenter, Nancy
Author:
Carpenter, Nancy
Subject:
Historical
Subject:
United states
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - Historical
Subject:
Presidents
Subject:
History - United States/General
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Biography / Autobiography
Subject:
Presidents -- United States.
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Biography
Copyright:
Edition Description:
B221
Publication Date:
January 2006
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from K up to 3
Language:
English
Illustrations:
YES
Pages:
40
Dimensions:
10 x 8 in 5.635 oz
Children's Book Type:
Picture / Wordless
Age Level:
5-8

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"Publishers Weekly Review" by , "PW called this a 'fine introduction to a president over whom, from boyhood, 'letters cast a magic spell.' ' Ages 5-8." Publishers Weekly (Copyright Reed Business Information, Inc.)
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