Happy Presidents' Day
Visit the Atascocita branch Library to check out my current display on President Lincoln. In the near future, I will be sharing some of my favorite books on President Washington. As you can imagine, this has been a hot topic.
The Emancipation Proclamation: Would You Do What Lincoln Did? by Elaine Landua
Examines the events leading up to President Abraham Lincoln's decision to write the Emancipation Proclamation ending slavery, including the beginning of the Civil War"--Provided by publisher.
Our Abe Lincoln adapted by Jim Aylesworth
Rhythmic verse tells the story of Abraham Lincoln's life.
Abe Lincoln crosses a creek: a tall, thin tale by Deborah Hopkinson
In Knob Creek, Kentucky, in 1816, seven-year-old Abe Lincoln falls into a creek and is rescued by his best friend, Austin Gollaher.
Abe's Fish: A Boyhood Tale of Abraham Lincoln by Jen Bryant
Young Abe Lincoln learns the meaning of selflessness and freedom when he encounters a soldier on a country road and gives up his prized possession: a fish he caught for the family's evening meal. Includes author's note on the early life of the sixteenth president.
Abraham Lincoln for Kids: his life and times with 21 activities by Janis Herbert
Examines Lincoln's life and political life through photography, illustrations and political cartoons .