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Barack Obama: Out of Many, One (Step Into Reading - Level 3 - Library)by Shana Corey
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This is the story of a skinny little boy with a funny name and how he became part of Americas history.
In very clear and accessible language, newly independent readers can learn how the lessons and love of Obamas mother and grandparents shaped him; how the places he lived influenced him; and how he turned his sadness from his childhood—the feeling he didnt fit in anywhere—into a positive, driving force of finding a place in the world and in the history books.
“History and biography are also successful topics for level-three readers. (Random Houses) Step into Reading has the best offerings for the reading level . . . they are high in kid appeal.”—Booklist
From the Trade Paperback edition.
Shana Corey is the author of Boats (Step 1), Monster Parade (Step 2) and Paul Reveres Ride (Step 3) as well as You Forgot Your Skirt, Amelia Bloomer, Milly and the Macys Day Parade, Players in Pigtails, and Mermaid Queen (Scholastic). She was a Publishers Weekly Flying Start Author in 2000. She lives in Brooklyn.
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