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Big George : How a Shy Boy Became President Washington (Paperback) (Anne F. Rockwell)

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A boy from Virginia becomes the first presidentBefore he was the face on the dollar bill, George Washington was a shy boy with a hot temper. But George had character and adaptability. He taught himself courage and self-control. At an early age, and without really realizing it, George Washington gathered the qualities he’d need to become one of the greatest leaders America has ever known.Anne Rockwell’s prose is dignified, Matt Phelan’s illustrations are striking, and the details they reveal about George Washington’s early days are fascinating, sometimes tragic, and always moving.Includes an author’s note.
A boy from Virginia becomes the first president

Before he was the face on the dollar bill, George Washington was a shy boy with a hot temper. But George had character and adaptability. He taught himself courage and self-control. At an early age, and without really realizing it, George Washington gathered the qualities he?d need to become one of the greatest leaders America has ever known.
Anne Rockwell?s prose is dignified, Matt Phelan?s illustrations are striking, and the details they reveal about George Washington?s early days are fascinating, sometimes tragic, and always moving.

Includes an author?s note.
Number of Pages: 1
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Sub-Genre: Biography + Autobiography / Political, General, History / USA / Colonial + Revolutionary Periods, Biography + Autobiography / Historical
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Age Range: 4-8 years
Author: Anne F. Rockwell
Language: English
Street Date: September 1, 2015
TCIN: 24004058
UPC: 9780544582460
Item Number (DPCI): 247-50-9684
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