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What's the Big Deal About First Ladies? (Hardcover) (Ruby Shamir)

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First Ladies are more than just wives of U.S. presidents! This fun, kid-friendly book of trivia and history shows that First Ladies help influence America in ways both large and small.Did you know that Mary Todd Lincoln hated slavery and helped to end it in America?  Or that Edith Wilson helped decode secret messages during World War I? How about that Sarah Polk didn’t let anyone dance in the White House while she was first lady?   It’s true! In addition to being hostesses, advocates, ambassadors, activists, patriots, and role-models, each first lady put her own stamp on the White House—and on our country. In this fun-filled, fact-filled book, you can find out just what made each first lady unique and why they were so important. As it turns out, first ladies are a pretty big deal after all! This book is perfect for fans of So You Want to be President? and Rad American Women from A-Z:Rebels, Trailbalzers, and Visionaries who Shaped Our History...And Our Future, and is a great entry point to discussing elections, inaugurations, and all aspects of the White House with children.
Number of Pages: 1
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Sub-Genre: Women
Series Title: What's the Big Deal About
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Penguin Group USA
Age Range: 4-8 years
Author: Ruby Shamir
Language: English
Street Date: January 3, 2017
TCIN: 52021911
UPC: 9780399547249
Item Number (DPCI): 248-39-6022
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