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In this spectacular pop-up guide to the White House by bestselling paper engineer Robert Sabuda, readers can take a tour behind the scenes of the office of the executive branch and the residence of the president and his family.Travel through time as you open each spread and discover the North Face of the White House, the East Room, the Lincoln Bedroom, the Rose Garden, the Oval Office, and the South Lawn of the White House. The text includes the poem "Inauguration Day" by Richard Watson Gilder, adapted by Robert Sabuda.Every American president since John Adams has lived in the White House. More than 1.5 million people visit the White House every year. According to First Lady Michelle Obama, "It's the 'People's House.' It's a place that is steeped in history, but it's also a place where everyone should feel welcome."The White House: A Pop-Up of Our Nation's Home is perfect for Presidents Day and the upcoming election.
Number of Pages: 1
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Sub-Genre: History / United States / General, People + Places / United States / General, Holidays + Celebrations / Patriotic Holidays
Age Range: 4-8 years
Author: Robert Sabuda
Street Date: December 29, 2015
Item Number (DPCI): 248-00-0030
overall: 2 out of 5 stars, see all reviews
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This Is A Robert Sabuda Pop-Up Book?
(would not recommend)
2 out of 5 stars
addie — 2 years ago
I have almost all of Sabuda's pop-up books and this is not what I expected from such a master of art. This has hardly any pop-ups and what are there are very minimalistic. Not the intricate elaborate pop-ups of his past works. The inside writing about the White House is not even worth reading as it ...see moreof the reviewer's review