By Kathleen Krull
Children’s booklet Guild Nonfiction Award-winner Kathleen Krull is knowledgeable at bringing historical past to existence in her enticing titles and sequence, together with ladies Who Broke the principles, Lives of . . . , Giants of technological know-how, and A Kid’s advisor to America’s invoice of Rights. This time, she introduces readers to the ladies of the White condominium in A Kid’s consultant to America’s First Ladies! The ebook incorporates a part introducing little ones to Melania Trump.
Find out what our country’s First girls notion, did, and encouraged for as they moved into the White House.
- Why did the Patriots love Martha Washington?
- What motives did Eleanor Roosevelt aid and lead?
- What did Jacqueline Kennedy do to set up her legacy lengthy after she left the White House?
- How did Hillary Clinton flip her position as First girl right into a political occupation of her own?
Packed with anecdotes and sidebars, a timeline of the development of women’s rights, and funny illustrations and images, Kathleen Krull’s creation to the 1st girls of the USA brings vividly to existence the ladies to carry the function as they prepared the ground for American girls in occasions of change.
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A Kids' Guide to America's First Ladies (Kids' Guide to American History) by Kathleen Krull