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Take the Lead, George Washington free pdf The inspiring biography of our first president s childhood years George Washington wanted to be a Virginia gentleman like his brother Lawrence until he got the chance to go on a wilderness trip as a surveyor's assistant. It was a difficult and even dangerous journey. At times, George got discouraged, but his grit and determination kept him going. This early trek into the American frontier was a turning point for George, and it proved he was ready for any challenge from being a general in the Revolutionary War to becoming the first president of the United States! "Full-color illustrations. Includes bibliography!" Both writer and illustrator have been so thorough in their renderings of Washington's life that older readers could actually use this book as a starting point for research on George Washington . A must have for parents and librarians alike. Children s Literature Both words and art dramatically capture and chart Washington's personal evolution. Booklist About the Turning Point series: Sometimes there is a happening in our lives that changes the way we think about ourselves and sends us along a new path. These turning points can come when we are young thorugh a person we meet, an experience we have, a difficulty we overcome. Since 1789, only a small number of people have been president of the United States. What has made these individuals unique? Was there a turning point in their lives that caused them to change direction and set them on a path that led them to the White House? Judith St. George"

About Judith St George

Judith St. George has published dozens of successful nonfiction books for children, including the Caldecott Medal-winning"So You Want to Be President?"and the historical Turning Point series, including"You re On Your Way, Teddy Roosevelt"-"Stand Tall, Abe Lincoln"- and"Take the Lead, George Washington." You can visit her online at www.judithstgeorge.com."

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Author : Judith St George
Publisher : Puffin Books
Data Published : 22 January 2015
ISBN : 0147514460
EAN : 9780147514462
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 48 pages
Age + : 5-9 years
Language : English
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