Item description for Young Abe Lincoln by Cheryl Harness...
Overview Briefly presents the life of this famous president from his birth until the age of twenty-eight
Publishers Description Ten score years ago, a remarkable boy was born into a remarkable country. "Young Abe Lincoln" tells the story of that boy, who went on to play an historic role in the shaping of his country. Written and illustrated by Cheryl Harness, this classic picture biography is now being reissued with a bold new paperback cover to coincide with the 200th anniversary of Lincoln's birth. With vibrant artwork and carefully crafted text, "Young Abe Lincoln" is an appealing, insightful biography of Lincoln's early life. With fun illustrations and a chatty narrative style, Cheryl Harness brings to life the experiences that sparked Abe to seek public office, and vividly captures the spirit of the times. National Geographic supports K-12 educators with ELA Common Core Resources. Visit www.natgeoed.org/commoncore for more information.
"From the Trade Paperback edition."
Citations And Professional Reviews Young Abe Lincoln by Cheryl Harness has been reviewed by professional book reviewers and journalists at the following establishments -
Hornbook Guide to Children - 01/01/1996 page 372
Publishers Weekly - 05/20/1996 page 259
Kirkus Review - Children - 05/15/1996 page 745
School Library Journal - 06/01/1996 page 141
Booklist - 09/01/1996 page 139
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Studio: National Geographic Children's Books
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 11.12" Width: 8.8" Height: 0.36" Weight: 0.8 lbs.
Release Date Sep 1, 1998
Publisher National Geographic Children's Books
ISBN 0792227131 ISBN13 9780792227137
Availability 0 units.
More About Cheryl Harness
Cheryl Harness is the author and/or illustrator of numerous children's books, including seven picture book biographies for National Geographic. She has a natural talent for making history fun for kids, injecting the "wow" factor into the lives of America's historical heroes and heroines. A multi-award winning author and illustrator, she lives in her historic hometown of Independence MO. Visit Cheryl Harness at her Web site: www.cherylharness.com.
Cheryl Harness currently resides in Independence, in the state of Missouri.