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Benjamin Franklin: Young Printer (Childhood of Famous Americans) [Paperback]

By Augusta Stevenson (Author)
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Item description for Benjamin Franklin: Young Printer (Childhood of Famous Americans) by Augusta Stevenson...

Depicts the boyhood of Benjamin Franklin and portrays his early life as a printer, inventor, scientist, and author

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Item Specifications...

Studio: Aladdin
Pages   192
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 0.5" Width: 5.5" Height: 7.5"
Weight:   0.3 lbs.
Binding  Softcover
Release Date   Nov 1, 1983
Publisher   Simon & Schuster
Grade Level  Grade 4  
Age  8-12
Series  Childhood of Famous Americans  
ISBN  0020419201  
ISBN13  9780020419204  

Availability  10 units.
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More About Augusta Stevenson

Register your artisan biography and upload your photo! Augusta Stevenson was a writer of children's books and a teacher. She wrote several Childhood of Famous Americans titles, including books about George Washington, Abraham Lincoln, Paul Revere, Sitting Bull, Benjamin Franklin, and Molly Pitcher.

Augusta Stevenson has published or released items in the following series...
  1. Childhood of Famous Americans (Paperback)

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Good History; Good Biography  Jan 22, 2006
Books by Augusta Stevenson can always be counted on to deliver a good story and to respect a child's intelligence - and to teach. The book opens: "A long time ago, away up in New England in the little city of Boston there was a certain blue ball. It was about the size of a cocoanut, and it hung above the front door of a certain little house. On this blue ball was a name - Josiah Franklin. That was all, but it was enough. Everyone in Boston knew that the blue ball was the sign Josiah Franklin used for his candle-and-soap shop in Union Street. They knew that he lived in this little house, too, as most tradesmen did in those days. They knew that the shop was in the front room facing the street, and that the Franklin family lived in the big room just back of it." The Childhood of Family Americans series, almost 100 years old now, chronicles the early years of famous American men and women in an accessible manner. Each book is faithful in spirit to the values and experiences that influenced the person's development. These books reaffirm the importance of our American heritage.
Smart Ben  Nov 3, 2000
I thought that it was a good book because I like biographies. I especially liked the part when he went to the Latin School and he couldn't say the poem because the school master gave Ben the wrong poem. I recommend this book to you if you like to read biographies. I also recommend this book if you think that a president's life would be interesting.
If you are the type of person who loves to read about famo..  Dec 2, 1997
us historians of our past...I highly recommend this biography of a young printer, Benjamin Franklin. Stevenson talks about the bigger of Ben's life, however going into smallest details in ocations(In my opinion: Like all biographers should.)This is a small price for a large book and may be ordered from this site!

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