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I Am I. M. Pei - (Ordinary People Change the World) by Brad Meltzer (Hardcover)

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About the Book



"This picture book biography follows I. M. Pei's start as an architect and his lasting impact on buildings all around the world"--



Book Synopsis



The world-renowned architect I. M. Pei is the twenty-fourth hero in the New York Times bestselling picture book biography series. (Cover may vary)

This friendly, fun biography series focuses on the traits that made our heroes great--the traits that kids can aspire to in order to live heroically themselves. Each book tells the story of an icon in a lively, conversational way that works well for the youngest nonfiction readers and that always includes the hero's childhood influences. At the back are an excellent timeline and photos. This book features I. M. Pei, the award-winning Chinese American architect whose projects include the John F. Kennedy Library and the pyramid at the Louvre. Included is a pop-up of the Louvre to help young readers see the space and Pei's design in 3D!

This friendly, fun biography series inspired the PBS Kids TV show Xavier Riddle and the Secret Museum. One great role model at a time, these books encourage kids to dream big.

Included in each book are:
- A timeline of key events in the hero's history
- Photos that bring the story more fully to life
- Comic-book-style illustrations that are irresistibly adorable
- Childhood moments that influenced the hero
- Facts that make great conversation-starters
- A virtue this person embodies: I. M. Pei's ingenuity led him and his designs to brave new heights.

You'll want to collect each book in this dynamic, informative series!



About the Author



Brad Meltzer is the New York Times bestselling author of Heroes for My Son, Heroes for My Daughter, The Lincoln Conspiracy, and a number of suspense novels like The Lightning Rod. He also helped find the missing 9/11 flag with his is History Channel television show Brad Meltzer's Lost History. He lives in Florida with his wife and their three children.

Christopher Eliopoulos began his illustration career at Marvel Comics, and has worked on thousands of comics, including Cosmic Commandos and Monster Mayhem. He is the author/illustrator of the picture books The Yawns Are Coming! and The Giggles Are Coming! He lives in New Jersey with his wife and their identical twin sons (when the boys are home from college).

Dimensions (Overall): 7.56 Inches (H) x 7.72 Inches (W) x .39 Inches (D)
Weight: .6 Pounds
Suggested Age: 5-9 Years
Number of Pages: 40
Series Title: Ordinary People Change the World
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Sub-Genre: Biography & Autobiography
Publisher: Rocky Pond Books
Theme: Science & Technology
Format: Hardcover
Author: Brad Meltzer
Language: English
Street Date: June 7, 2022
TCIN: 83890319
UPC: 9780525556015
Item Number (DPCI): 247-01-5554
Origin: Made in the USA or Imported
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Estimated ship dimensions: 0.39 inches length x 7.72 inches width x 7.56 inches height
Estimated ship weight: 0.6 pounds
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